Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

Temptalia Asks You

What was the last beauty product you finished? Will you repurchase it?

Temptalia's Answershu uemura’s WKW cleansing oil! Not of that specific variety, and I currently have another one (that I reviewed recently) that I’ll probably work through before buying one! But it’s definitely worth re-purchasing :)

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61 thoughts on “What was the last beauty product you finished?

  1. Sally Hansen Dries Instantly top coat. It was a repurchase, but now it’s not sold anymore so I picked up a different top coat.

  2. Kathryn

    Revlon StayMatte Powder!

  3. Clarins Restorative Eye Cream…finished it about a week ago and am using Origins Starting Over now but I’ll repurchase the Clarins (since they’ve re-designed the pump) when they have their next GWP offer.

  4. Kate

    The only beauty items I ever finish are Liz Earle Cleanse & Polish, Lush Celestial moisturiser & mascara, (last one Chanel Inimitable Intense) other than that my collection just grows and grows!

  5. For skincare, Estee Lauder’s Idealist Serum. I’ve been using it for close to fifteen years, and I try to get every last drop out of each bottle.

    For makeup, MAC’s ‘Girlie’ eyeshadow.

  6. My sample of Dior Iconic Overcurl. Used it up and love it. Will be happy to repurchase (once I work through all the other mascara samples and so on in my stash).

  7. Sisley Sisleya Eye and Lip cream..scraped that puppy to the last itty bits.

    • stacey

      That is my favorite eye cream. Keeps my eyes so moisturized and protected. I am trying to finish the La Mer cream I have which I am not too fond of. Then I will get Sisley. So sad the product has parabens. Wish the product came in a pump form or squeeze tube form. And trying to get the GWP too. But I do like that eye cream.

  8. Tam

    I like finishing products because that means I’ve finished off another product in my stash that’s way too large.

  9. Keen Janine

    MAC Sweetie Lipstick. I’ve actually finished a few of them

    • Georgina

      I’m close to finishing my third Sweetie! :) It’s a staple colour for me and I keep ‘re-purchasing’ it with my Back-to-MAC empties.

  10. Alesia

    Artdeco eyeshadow base – finished and repurchased again!

  11. Tenns

    Palmer’s Skin Therapy Oil

  12. Geneva

    MAC eyebrow pencil in Spiked and yes, I will definitely repurchase it.

  13. I’m pretty sure it was a Whish shave lotion. I tend to go through shower items a bit quicker than everything else.

  14. Mac Powersurge kohl eye pencil. It’s a beautiful gold-ish that goes on smooth, and is so much better in real life than the color that shows up on the website.

    Aside from that, I rarely finish anything – it is so easy to get distracted and keep buying new things to try out

  15. chris

    MAC Prep+Prime Compact Primer. It really extends the wear of your foundation.

  16. Laurel

    I last finished a Nars primer sample. It was just ok, and smelled a bit too much like tea tree oil, which concerned me because TTO and my skin are not friends

  17. Emily

    I think it was my covergirl lashblast. Which i go through like toilet paper since it is my go to mascara!

  18. Ruca

    MAC Prep + Prime’s Skin Smoother. I probably will rebuy this gem, because in spite of the pathetically low quantity in the pan for what you pay, it is an excellent product. I’ve tried all of the other brands, from Porefessional (it peels off my face and takes makeup with it!), to Primed & Poreless (broke me out), to Tarte’s s/b primer, UD’s version, etc., so on, and so forth. Makeup Forever’s HD primer is the only thing that comes close in quality, but MAC’s is unique in texture, and really gets the job done. I love it! Too bad I have to B2M it and get a new one.

  19. Colleen

    I just finished up The Balm’s Geranium Toner and I will definitely be repurchasing it. I never knew a toner could help clear my skin up so well.

  20. Step

    I just finished a pan of Nars Madly blush. I love it!! Awesome everyday blush.

  21. Mariana

    Just repurchased the Diorshow mascara. Bought it at a Duty Free at the airport, been in love with it ever since.

  22. Hannah

    Sonia Kashuk Bare Minimum Pressed Powder, this is actually my third one, so i’d definitely repurchase it!

  23. MJ

    Maybellines Color Tatoo Cream Shadow in Painted Purple. Absolutely love it! Going to buy a few more shades for sure!

  24. xamyx

    Almay Pure Blends Mineral Makeup; I won’t repurchase because I think it may have been DCd, and I still have 3 backups. I also want to move on to something else, so I’m currently purging my face product stash.

  25. Lorac’s POREfection backed finishing powder is the last product I used up. It comes with quite a bit of product and I used every last bit then immediately repurchased. I use this as a powder foundation, but it does make a fabulous finishing powder for liquid foundation if you want a flawless look. This is seriously my HG powder foundation. It has amazing coverage and still looks natural and like it’s skin, and not some mask on my face. It’s a bit pricey, but you get a ton of product and it makes my skin look great, and actually keeps my skin in a good condition.

  26. Eileen

    Tatcha cleansing oil. I loved it so much that when I repurchased, I bought two bottles :-) Love Tatcha!

  27. MAC Fix + and NARS Smudge Proof Eyeshadow Base. I hate running out of products I use everyday, glad I bought back-ups. :)

  28. Sarah

    Cover Girl Clump Crusher! I’ve been using it nearly everyday for three months. It finally dried up on me though. I have a back up, but it’s the waterproof one. I’ll probably repurchase it again, but I have way too many unopened mascaras that I need to use up first. I started using Cover Girl Lastblast Fusion and I am not loving it.

  29. stef b

    i RARELY finish a makeup product (or even hit pan) but i recently finished a tube of Laura Mercier tinted moisturizer. loved it, will repurchase

  30. Yellowlantern

    Seche Vite topcoat. I probably wouldn’t buy it again. Not because it’s a poor performing product, but Sally Hansen Insta Dri works just as well while being 3 free.

  31. LBH

    Ironically, I just finished a lot of wonderful products and already purchased more to replenish.
    Boots Expert Sensitive Cleansing and Toning wipes from Target ($4.69 each – never go on sale) – just opening my third package tonight. Aveeno bar soap I am using for hand washing. Love it and just repurchased a lot of these bar soaps since they are on sale at CVS and Walgreens this week for Buy One Get One 50% Off so the final price is $2.69 each. I have spent a fortune for years on cold process handmade goat milk soap for my dry hands. ELF Wet Gloss Lash and Brow Clear mascara for my (hair dyed) eyebrows – a $1 at Target. I have this done now when every month when my roots are colored. Saves buying more eyebrow products and time. Neutrogena Norwegian Formula hand cream in fragrance free – apply to hands then apply cotton gloves. I have used this cream forever and ever. It is $3.67 at Walmart. I have been alternating between this cream and newly discovered Aveeno Skin Relief Overnight cream, intense moisture in a 7.3 oz. tube – fragrance free. This was another Buy One Get One 50% Off at CVS this week which came to $7.49 per tube. Discovered L’Bri skincare on the Chic and Green blog (not affiliated) and just finished Gentle Cleansing lotion, Gentle freshener and Intense Moisture cream for my dry skin. I think it has made a huge difference in my skin. I ordered before I ran out. Most of the other items I use I buy at Walmart, Target, the drugstores or Sephora. Not finished yet but already have back ups of a newly discovered body wash, Aveeno Skin Relief, fragrance free body wash or store brand equivalent. Love, love, love this and retails for $4.97 at Walmart. Will use this body wash forever. I have tried so many body washes and this is doesn’t not cause any irritation and smells great. It is thick and moisturizing too.

  32. Sample of Benefit’s Porefessional. I have so many deluxe-size samples I’m forcing myself to go through them all before I use my full-sizes.

  33. Michelle Teixeira

    My all time fave cleanser is Shiseido Ultimate Cleansing Oil with Shiseido cotton pads. I just finished a bottle last night and have another ready. I have been using this five years and it easily removes all my makeup and dirt on my face and body. It is a two step process. First wipe of makeup with oil on cotton pad and second rinse off completely with cool water.

  34. Dominique

    SensiBiafine Eau Micellaire, one of the best eaux micellaires ever. Micellar makeup removers tend to dry my skin ( the Bioderma is really bad ! ), but this one is very soft. I will purchase again !

  35. Origins Brighter By Nature Peel. It is the ONLY thing that dmishes and erases the milia on my face. It is safe enough to use every or every other day. Have been repurchasing this baby for almost a year now!

  36. Liz

    Bobbi Brown BB cream

  37. MAC Lingering brow pencil…and repurchased it immediately 😉

  38. SusanT

    My Cle de Peau concealer. And I dread it when I finish that concealer because I have to refill it and it’s so expensive, $75, but I won’t budge on it, it truly is the best.

  39. Veronica

    Last skin product was one of Clearasil’s Exfoliating beaded gels. Makeup wish, I recently knocked out my bottle of Maybelline FITMe foundation, a tube of L’Oreal Voluminous Lashes mascara, and I’m at the very last leg of my Sonia Kashuk tinted moisturizer. :)

  40. Kat

    I just finished up the Simple Soothing Facial Toner! I liked it but it wasn’t anything special so I won’t be repurchasing any time soon.

  41. Kristy

    Too Faced Amazing Face powder foundation. In my opinion, MUCH better than MAC Studiofix if you like powder foundation. It’s comfortable on, and gives you long wear with no oily breakthrough. The shade selection is limited, but the ones they have are good and fairly neutral in tone. I rarely hit pan in anything, so it’s kind of a big deal for me!

  42. My favorite sunscreen ever! La Roche-Posay Anthelios Mineral SPF 50. Its seriously worth the extra money, was so light and blended well. My Skin is oily and the sunscreen didn’t break me out or make me oilier. It was actually a great base to my foundation. I will repurchase this item and have even recommended it to my friends!

  43. Skincare wise I finished my last back up of the Neutrogena stress control treatment with salicylic acid. Sad to see it go! It was oddly discontinued out of that line…the face washes and mask remain I think. Makeup wise I finished a Revlon Nearly Naked bottle. Don’t think it’s a repurchase though – I’m in between shades and it’s annoying to have to mix :/

  44. Just finished my Cocoa Pink Squeaky shampoo in Cotton Candy Canes. Probably wouldn’t repurchase as it doesn’t lather well. Also Mario Badescu Oil-Free lotion. Replaced it with Olay’s All Day UV lotion. It’s cheaper for more product, and just as good IMO.

  45. Nikki

    MAC Spice Lipglass

  46. Clarins Double Serum!

  47. VickyM

    Chanel Gardenia lipstick, I loved it and plan to repurchase it soon :) .

  48. starfish628

    UD Lipliner in Midnight Cowboy. My favorite UD liner is in Wallflower.

  49. Victoria’s Secret Love Spell body lotion. (:

  50. Nicole

    Mac faux lipstick .. While I love a bold lip I find this is a great everyday neutral for my NW20 skin tone and have repurchased at least three times.

  51. livnzoe

    My KIKO Powder!!

  52. Alison

    I think it was a bottle of Dermalogica’s Precleanse! A beautiful gentle, thorough cleanser.

  53. Georgina

    Skincare: Clarins Gentle Foaming Cleanser with Shea Butter (for dry skin) – Have decided to try Shu’s cleaning oils as the Clarins cleanser did leave my skin a little tight.
    Makeup: Bobbi Brown Corrector – have repurchased!

  54. Dreamer19

    Max Factor Fals Lash Effect. I’ve gone through several tubes the last few years. It’s my HG mascara.

  55. Yin

    DCH cleansing oil! My last bottle lasted me almost 6 months!

  56. Karen

    Urban Decays Virgin eyeshadow,terrific highlight color and I would definitely purchase again.