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Here are all my reviews:
  • Philosophy Purity Made Simple 3-in-1 Cleanser for Face and Eyes

    I broke out immediately upon using this. I'm thinking its because of the strong fragrance in this - is that REALLY necessary for a facial cleanser??

    December 24, 2008

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  • Caudalie Fleur de Vigne Fresh Energizing Fragrance

    Smells delicious, but it lasts for all of 10 minutes. Even if you bathe in it. Too bad, because it is one of the lightest, most refreshing things ever placed in a bottle. If they made even an eau de toilette of this, I would snatch it up in a heartbeat. As it is, being the glorified scented water it is - not worth my bucks.

    December 24, 2008

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  • Boscia Intensifying Moisture Pack +
    10.0

    Boscia Intensifying Moisture Pack +

    A savior for parched skin

    During a bout of aggressive acne, I doused my face with BP and salicylic. It dried it out like crazy - add this to winter lows in humidity, and my face was a desert. I tried all the moisturizers out there, and they did nothing for my red, flakey skin. I grabbed this as a last resort, left it on overnight (I know, it's a mask but I was desperate) and I am not kidding when I say that it restored my face OVERNIGHT. All the flakes were gone, and my skin was baby smooth and hydrated again. I love this mask!

    December 24, 2008

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  • L'Occitane Immortelle Eye Balm

    Despite the hype about immortal flowers, this balm did nothing for puffiness or dark circles. It moisturized, but at the cost of REALLY watering eyes. I had to return it.

    December 24, 2008

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  • DDF Ultra-Lite Oil-Free Moisturizing Dew
    10.0

    DDF Ultra-Lite Oil-Free Moisturizing Dew

    Finally, a good moisturizer

    Simple, doesn't irritate my skin, a very good price point, nice hygienic pump. I have oily skin, and this actually keeps the oilies at bay!

    December 24, 2008

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  • Cover FX Natural FX Water Based Foundation SPF 15

    Every single time I get lured in by an exciting new foundation promising "flawless skin", "natural coverage", "HD perfection", something happens with it and I end up disappointed. This, on the other hand, is the one I fall back on, that NEVER disappoints me. It looks humble in its little squeeze bottle, but I swear it does everything all foundations promise but usually fail to deliver - give you natural-looking, perfect skin. It doesn't budge in horrible weather, and it does not break me out. It provides buildable, medium to full coverage. Unlike the Cover FX cream, it doesn't require a primer to make it spreadable since it has a nice spreadable consistency all on its own (primer probably would be good to help it last though), but its thick enough to be a dual concealer/foundation if it needs to be. Thank you Cover FX!

    December 24, 2008

    12 of 13 people found this review helpful

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  • Dr. Brandt anti-oxidant water booster

    I'm surprised everyone seems to like this. I got a very generous premium sample from Sephora, and it took me FOREVER to finish the bottle because it tasted so medicinal. Didn't notice any benefits, either. I'll stick to multi-vitamins, thanks.

    December 24, 2008

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  • Josie Maran 100% Pure Argan Oil

    I wanted to make sure I used it for a good month every other night before writing my review - and the verdict is in. I love it!! I used to use Vitamin E oil at night, and this is much better. The brightening and healing effects are much quicker, and the oil itself is more lightweight so it doesn't sit on top of your face all throughout the night, it's actually absorbed into your skin. My skin looks SO much healthier, and it seems to have slowed oil production. I use this alternately with a glycolic, so the glycolic exfoliates and then the oil heals and calms. My oily, acne-prone skin has NEVER looked better! Worth the money, since you only need a few drops. The dropper is a godsend!

    November 25, 2008

    11 of 12 people found this review helpful

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  • Peter Thomas Roth Glycolic Acid 10% Hydrating Gel

    It stings a bit when you put it on, but over a few days I noticed REAL improvement on my acne scars. Also the texture of my skin became baby soft! I'd recommend use every other night, since it's strong stuff. Probably wouldn't try it in the daytime, since it has glycolic and would probably make skin more sensitive to sun damage. But over all, a wonderfully effective product! UPDATE: I finally found out how to make it work even better. I use it alternately (night) with Josie Maran's Argan Oil. One night is for exfoliation through the strong concentration of glycolic, and the oil heals and soothes the skin the next night. I have not had a breakout in over a month which is A RECORD for me, especially in the colder months where my skin goes haywire.

    November 5, 2008

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful

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  • Sephora Nail Polish
    8.0

    Sephora Nail Polish

    Great deal

    You just have to make sure to get a good "new" looking bottle, because sometimes if you get an older bottle the polish tends to be thick and difficult to spread evenly. But with the right one, the polish is perfect, very bright, and extremely economical!

    November 4, 2008

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