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Weekend Quickies: Carnival Lights, Lancome Cream Shadows, Philosophy Holiday Shower Gels

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Weekend Quickies: Carnival Lights, Lancome Cream Shadows, Philosophy Holiday Shower Gels

Weekend Quickies:  Carnival Lights, Lancome Cream Shadows, Philosophy Holiday Shower Gels

Here are some products I've tried in the past few months with reviews done all quick-style ;)

  • China Glaze Carnival Lights Nail Lacquer ($3.50) has a medium pink jelly base with silver micro-glitter and larger...

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Philosophy The Gingerbread Man Body Scrub Review, Photos

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Philosophy The Gingerbread Man Body Scrub Review, Photos

Scrub-a-dub with Philosophy's The Gingerbread Man

Philosophy The Gingerbread Man Body Scrub ($25.00 for 23 oz.) is a hot salt scrub with a citrus-y ginger scent.

I was actually disappointed that this didn't smell more like gingerbread, because it was definitely more...

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Kiehl’s Lavender Gently Exfoliating Body Scrub Review, Photos

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Kiehl’s Lavender Gently Exfoliating Body Scrub Review, Photos

Mmm... Body Scrub:  Kiehl's Lavender Gently Exfoliating Body Scrub

Kiehl's Lavender Gently Exfoliating Body Scrub ($25.00 for 6.8 fl. oz.) is pretty much my new favorite body scrub.  A part of me is struggling with how to describe what exactly I'm loving about it in such a way that truly conveys...

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Philosophy Pumpkin Spice Muffin Shower Gel Review & Photo

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Philosophy Pumpkin Spice Muffin Shower Gel Review & Photo

Philosophy Pumpkin Spice Muffin Shampoo, Shower Gel & Bubble Bath Review

Philosophy Pumpkin Spice Muffin Shampoo, Shower Gel & Bubble Bath ($16.00 for 16 oz.) is yet another fun, aromatic scent from Philosophy, just in time for the fall and holiday season. I already reviewed a few of their other...

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Philosophy Peppermint Hot Cocoa Shower Gel Review, Photos

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Philosophy Peppermint Hot Cocoa Shower Gel Review, Photos

Philosophy Peppermint Hot Cocoa Shampoo, Shower Gel & Bubble Bath ($16.00 for 16 oz.) is a fun, holiday scent from Philosophy's Holiday Collection.  The first time I lathered up with this product, I was instantly reminded of peppermint mochas from...

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True Blue Morocco Cedarwood & Spice Warming Body Scrub Review, Photo

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True Blue Morocco Cedarwood & Spice Warming Body Scrub Review, Photo

True Blue Morocco Cedarood & Spice Warming Body Scrub is a Bit Cool

Cedarwood & Spice Warming Body Scrub ($15.00 for 6 oz.) is a spicy, exotic smelling body scrub.  It's designed to warm on contact with the skin to be both soothing and invigorating.

It's a mild exfoliant with a very fine...

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Philosophy When Hope is Not Enough Hydrating Body Scrub Review

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Philosophy When Hope is Not Enough Hydrating Body Scrub Review

Scrub-A-Dub-Dub: Philosophy In the Tub

Philosophy When Hope is Not Enough Hydrating Body Scrub ($30.00 for 8 oz.) is a gentle, mild exfoliator for body that's easily used in the shower.  Though many of us can use coarser scrubs like sea salt, some people find those too harsh either from personal...

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True Blue Naked’s In the Buff Body Polish for Beach Ready Bodies

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True Blue Naked’s In the Buff Body Polish for Beach Ready Bodies

True Blue Naked's In the Buff Body Polish($17.50 for 8 oz.) is a creamy body exfoliator with tiny jojoba beads, shea butter, and vitamin E. The scent is kind of a soft lemon-y aroma; not floral, very clean and fresh smelling.

I've found most body scrubs and washes don't have any scents that linger...

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Tropical Paradise: Black Opal Papaya Gentle Body Exfoliator

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Tropical Paradise: Black Opal Papaya Gentle Body Exfoliator

Black Opal Papaya Gentle Body Exfoliator ($6.95) is a great drugstore body scrub that you can find at a lot of your local retailers. I saw it at Wal-Mart (that's the closest "drugstore" to me at the moment), actually. It caught my eye because it smells like tropical paradise to me--which I...

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Aromatherapy Optimism – Bright Blossoms Sudsing Scrub Review

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Aromatherapy Optimism – Bright Blossoms Sudsing Scrub Review

Aromatherapy Optimism - Bright Blossoms Sudsing Scrub ($13.00) is a body scrub that foams up while exfoliating the skin. It smells like jasmine and spring to me. It contains small sugar grains that help you exfoliate your skin. A lot of exfoliating products don't foam up, so it's nice to see one...

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