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  • Murad Refreshing Cleanser

    This is a nice cleanser. I had a deluxe sample and I used it until it was gone (instead of throwing it away in distaste--good sign!). It's gentle enough yet cleanses well. I use a different cleanser regularly that I prefer, but this one was pretty nice.

    April 4, 2012

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  • Clinique Acne Solutions Clearing Moisturizer Oil Free

    I bought a tube of this in an effort to replace a Neutrogena moisturizer that had become hard to find. I wasn't impressed. It worked well enough for moisturizing, but it work as well as I would have liked for treating and preventing acne. I finished the tube, but I'll never buy it again.

    April 4, 2012

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  • Clinique Antiperspirant-Deodorant Roll-On

    Until recently this was my favorite deodorant. Which is sad, because it only sort of works. I thought because it is a clear liquid it would be perfect for summer--no more white marks on my clothes! Wrong. It's a clear liquid when it goes on, but when it dries, there's still a bit of white to it. And that bit of white rubs right off (on my strapless dresses, especially). Another thing about that clear liquid? It takes a LONG time to dry. At first I tried being patient and walking around with my arms up in the morning until it dried before putting my clothes on, but it was taking SO long I just didn't have time for that anymore. Instead I would get dressed first, then put on my deodorant. But with that method, most of the liquid would rub off on the insides of my clothes. If you have the patience to put it on first and wait for it to dry, I did find it to be mostly effective. I always stayed very dry and only had the tiniest bit of odor at the end of the day. But if you get dressed while it's still wet, it rubs off on the clothes and doesn't work. I finally started looking for something new and find that I very much prefer Kiehl's. It's a lotion, so there's no waiting for it to dry and because it is absorbed like a lotion, it also doesn't rub off or leave white residue.

    April 4, 2012

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  • Clinique Acne Solutions Emergency Gel-Lotion

    I have a sample of this and I'm just not in love with it. I use the Clinique spot treatment gel, which is similar to this, and I like it (the gel, not this) much better. This product calls itself a lotion, but I've found it difficult to spread over my skin. For having "lotion" in the name, I don't find it to be moisturizing AT ALL. I also don't think it works nearly as well as the gel does at treating and preventing acne breakouts. When I went to Sephora to buy a new bottle of the gel, I picked up this gel lotion by mistake and I promptly returned to the store to exchange it for the correct product. I'm just not impressed with this one.

    April 4, 2012

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  • Clinique Acne Solutions Cleansing Foam

    I tried this a few years ago and while I did use it until it was gone, I wasn't terribly impressed with it. I have not and will not buy it again. It does have a strange smell, but that wouldn't have bothered me if I felt like the results were worth it. They weren't. It seemed to clean my skin well enough, but I don't think it did much in the way of preventing breakouts. Though, unlike some other Clinique products I've tried, it also didn't CAUSE any new breakouts. I have since switched to a different cleanser that isn't even specifically meant to prevent acne and yet it does a much better job of doing just that.

    April 4, 2012

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  • Clinique Acne Solutions Clarifying Lotion

    I think I reviewed the wrong toner earlier. This is definitely the product I had and I definitely did not like it. It does have an unpleasant scent, which I had forgotten about and also didn't mind that much. I can always forgive a product with a bad fragrance if it works well. This didn't. I had acne breakouts every time I used it and I DIDN'T have any new breakouts when I didn't use it. So it was very clear that this product was doing the exact opposite of what it is meant to do. I gave it to a friend because different things work for different people and I think she had better luck with it.

    April 4, 2012

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  • Clinique Clarifying Lotion 4

    I tried this product a few years ago and ended up giving it away for a friend to try out. On my oily, acne prone skin it actually CAUSED breakouts. I was disappointed, as that is the exact opposite of what it was supposed to be doing for my skin.

    April 4, 2012

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  • Caudalie Pulpe Vitaminee Eye and Lip Cream

    I've been using this eye cream on and off for a long time. Perhaps it's because of my inconsistent use that I don't really see any amazing effects? I've tried to be better with it the last couple weeks and while it does moisturize nicely, I see no difference in my dark circles or the fine lines around my eyes. I will say it's nice that you barely need any at all, so it lasts a very long time (I'm still working my way through a small sample tube!). I've never tried it on my lips. Perhaps I should give that a try. I might end up liking it better for that purpose.

    April 4, 2012

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  • Boscia Recharging Night Moisture

    I've loved the Boscia brand for years but I had to get rid of this cream in the end. It's not too heavy and it doesn't have any unpleasant scent to it. It even moisturizes very well. But I found that it was breaking me out (took a long time and a lot of eliminating one product at a time to figure out what was causing it) and that's a deal breaker for me with a beauty product. My best friend had the same problem with this product (which is why she gave it to me) so I would proceed with caution with this one.

    April 4, 2012

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  • Kate Somerville ExfoliKate Intensive Exfoliating Treatment

    Like many others I had a Sephora sample of this product. It is a lovely green color and has a really great scent. I love the way it feels going on my skin and the way it warms a little while it's on. It also tingled a bit on my skin and after rinsing I would have a little redness for a few minutes after. But once the redness cleared, I was left with soft, beautiful skin. I'm on the fence as to whether I am willing to shell out the cash to try this on the long term (and possibly fall in love with it). But if money were no issue, this product would definitely be a regular part of my skincare routine.

    April 4, 2012

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