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  • Revlon PhotoReady Concealer

    So I got this concealer on sale at Ulta. It was $5 instead of $10 and I must say this is one of the best deals I've ever gotten on makeup. This stuff is fantastic, it is creamy and goes on smooth. Reduces the redness from blemishes very well, so be sure to pick a shade significantly lighter than you. Make sure to moisturize very well first! For it's normal price of $9 I think it deserves 8 or 9 stars, but for what I paid (and what you can pay if you look in the right place) it gets 10 stars! I've been very impressed with Revlon lately and their PhotoReady line is one of the main reasons why. Disclaimer is that all of their face makeup will only look "photo ready" if your skin is properly moisturized. I like to layer their makeup over Body Shop Seaweed Daycream, or another facial moisturizer with a nice sunscreen. Enjoy!

    December 22, 2013

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  • Organix Brazilian Keratin Therapy 30-Day Smoothing Treatment

    When I bought this product, I was so excited. I purchased it years ago, when I was in high school and spending $15 on my hair was a big deal. Naturally I had big, poofy, curly hair that I had not figured out how to tame yet, and was in the midst of the 5 year journey it took to finally tame my crazy curls. I had gotten into the phase of straightening my hair every time I got the chance, even though it fried it, the ends never fully sat down straight, and it framed my face badly. And oh, the frizz! So in enters Organix Keratin hair treatment. The kit itself is so confusing and overwhelming. They do not include enough product to fully coat all of your hair. My hair was not even that long when I used it, just very thick. Then you are supposed to blow dry your hair for an excessive amount of time. The instructions said a half an hour, and then you’re supposed to let it sit. So I followed these directions, and the product began flaking up and coming off of my hair like dandruff as I waited. I knew this was a bad sign, but I proceeded to straighten my hair at 425 degrees. The product says you can use up to 450 degrees fareinheight, which I found to be unrealistic because my hair straightner was incapable of getting that hot. Also if you ask any hairdresser, that is far exceeding the healthy heat to ever apply to your hair. As I straightened my hair, it did feel wonderfully smooth. Before that first shampoo, my hair did look amazing, I will give them that. I kept it straight for a week without showering, only using dry shampoo. Eventually I had to wash it, I couldn’t go the full 30 fabulous days it promised without washing my hair. And of course the minute I washed my hair, with their expensive shampoo that came as a part of the kit might I add, all my hard work was undone. My hair went back to looking like a mess, and was now damaged from the excessive heat they told me to use. Also the shampoo and conditioner they convinced me to buy were a joke as well. It was years before I gave other Organix brand products a chance after the dissappointment with this. I hope none of you ever buy it. I saw it on clearance at Walmart the other day and thought “Serves them right.”

    December 16, 2013

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  • Dove Style + Care Nourishing Curls Whipped Cream Mousse

    It's not my favorite smell, and it is so heavy and DO NOT let it get on your skin; but my hair loves it. I have natural mixed girl curls and they look fabulous with this stuff. Moisturizes them, and defines them as long as I take the extra 5 minutes for a twist out. I will keep looking, but for the price you can't do better!

    December 16, 2013

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  • Jordana Cosmetics INCOLOR Fabuliner Liquid Eyeliner

    Great price, but it's a cheap eyeliner! Watery, runny, dries out quick, and in spite of that still average. Bought both black and brown, and definitely prefer the brown. I got it because of the high ratings and was drastically let down.

    December 16, 2013

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  • Basis Cleaner Clean Face Wash
    7.0

    Basis Cleaner Clean Face Wash

    Slightly Above Average

    Not your average $4 face wash. For the price it goes above and beyond, but in general it doesn't impress. Kinda dries out the skin leaving it tight and shiny and is very watery. Not exactly sure how it can qualify as "soap-free" Used the whole bottle. I'm over it but I can't fin anything better wither :(

    December 16, 2013

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  • The Body Shop Seaweed Clarifying Toner

    Don't waste your money. I would look at my cotton pad after using it and see a nearly clean cloth! None of my dead cells were coming off with it, and it leaves an unfortunate residue on your face. Ugh.

    December 16, 2013

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  • The Body Shop Seaweed Purifying Facial Cleanser
    6.0

    The Body Shop Seaweed Purifying Facial Cleanser

    Bought it as part of the line

    Reduced irritation at first, thought it was so great. But over time I realized that it didn't make much difference in my skin. I supposed it did help with oil, but not noticeably enough to be worth for the price. Also so annoying that it doesn't foam up!

    December 16, 2013

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  • The Body Shop Seaweed Mattifying Day Cream

    I love this moisturizer. It goes on light and leaves my face feeling fresh. It does control my oil to some extent. One disappointment is that I hoped keeping my face moisturized would help my face with breakouts but it did absolutely nothing there. :(

    December 16, 2013

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