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Yeah, same here, I usually either return them or give them to someone else (my sisters, my mom, a friend, etc.).

I find another use for it if I can. Like say its a blush that doesnt work for me, maybe I can use it as an eyeshadow. Or A lipstick that I dont like on my lips but will look good as a blush.

I never keep my receipts, so they end up getting showed in a plastic shoe box from Target until I take them and unload them on my mom and younger sisters. I also have a bunch of guy friends with younger sisters who are starting to have quite the collection.

usually forget to return them soo they all end up in a drawer in my collection of never used products that i dont know what to do with lol

I used to never return products; I worked retail for a long time and always felt guilty for potentially ruining someone’s sales plan for the day! If it was an item that just wasn’t for me, I’d either keep it for my kit or pass it on to someone that could use it.

If it was just plain bad, it would sit in my closet taking up space. I couldn’t bare the thought of wasting money by pitching it, but didn’t want to wish it on someone else! After filling up my entire linen closet (and 5 Pampers boxes)full of rarely used products, I’ve come around to realizing that if something doesn’t live up to it’s promises, it’s going back to the store!

I always forget to return them before the return period is up! I end up giving them away to friends if they mention that they like it or something.

I usually keep it, then try it again later to see if it was just my error that was making it not work, then I either give it away or try and return it.

I TRY not to return but when it absolutely will not work/I remember to return it -I do. Saves me space! Usually, I put the products aside though in a “to give away” bag and every 12-3 months, I pass on the bag to one of my cousins or a friend. Someone always get mad at me though when they don’t get the bag! It’s insane how much unused or just “swatched” makeup I can accumulate in a matter of a few weeks.

I usually give it to my sister or my cousin if they like it, I rarely return makeup I never can fine the time to return things

most of the stuff i buy is MAC. i read on specktra that MAC just tosses returned products. because of that, i just keep them in case i may like it later or a friend likes it!

Keep them or pass them along to family members. :> I rarely dislike a product badly enough to return them.

I’ve returned some things, but I’ll also give stuff away if it’s too late to return it and I think it’ll work for someone I know.

I usually keep it, if it isn’t too much money… It ends up in my junk make up pile incase one day it magically works lol.

Christine, I see MAC is discontinuing Plink! Lipstick. Weird.

I’m a big fan of the return… I suppose I shouldn’t be. I SHOULD just give it away (because it just gets thrown away anyway). But I usually don’t have the money to just toss away if I’m not going to keep something :/

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