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Speed Skincare Reviews featuring Sol de Jeneiro, Tatcha, Drunk Elephant, Farmacy, Clarins, Kiehl’s, Biologique Recherche

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Speed Skincare Reviews featuring Sol de Jeneiro, Tatcha, Drunk Elephant, Farmacy, Clarins, Kiehl’s, Biologique Recherche

Drunk Elephant B-Hydra Intensive Hydration Gel ($52.00 for 1.69 fl. oz.) is supposed to be a hydrating serum that uses the following ingredients (as called out by the brand): Pro-Vitamin B5 for "attract[ing] and hold[ing] hydration to skin," Pineapple Ceramide to "help boost luminosity and improve...

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LUSH Holiday 2013 Bath Bombs, Bubble Bars, and Gifts Reviews & Photos

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LUSH Holiday 2013 Bath Bombs, Bubble Bars, and Gifts Reviews & Photos

For the holidays, Lush has plenty of offerings to tempt you. Here's a quickie overview of some of the products I recently tried:

Melting Snowman ($5.95 for 2.1 oz.) is a bath melt, which are supposed to be used either in halves or wholes and tossed into the tub as you fill it with...

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Pacifica Purify Coconut Water Cleansing Wipes Review & Photos

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Pacifica Purify Coconut Water Cleansing Wipes Review & Photos

Pacifica Purify Coconut Water Cleansing Wipes ($6.00 for 30) are designed for gently cleansing skin and "[reviving] skin and [removing] dead cells." Pacifica says they can be used to remove makeup, but "[they] do not use chemical solvants, [so] they will...

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Pacifica Sea Foam Complete Face Wash Review & Photos

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Pacifica Sea Foam Complete Face Wash Review & Photos

Pacifica Sea Foam Complete Face Wash ($11.00 for 5.0 fl. oz.) is supposed to be a "gentle, sulfate-free foaming cleanser that removes daily toxins and makeup." Skincare seems to be a new venture (well, beyond body creams) for Pacifica, which I've personally known...

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shu uemura Fresh Pore Clarifying Gentle Cleansing Oil Review & Photos

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shu uemura Fresh Pore Clarifying Gentle Cleansing Oil Review & Photos

shu uemura Fresh Pore Clarifying Gentle Cleansing Oil ($67.00 for 15.2 fl. oz.) is designed for combination to oily skin types as a cleansing oil that "effectively remove[s] make-up and ipurities ... while maintaining the skin's necessary...

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Olay Fresh Effects Bead Me Up Exfoliating Cleanser Review & Photos

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Olay Fresh Effects Bead Me Up Exfoliating Cleanser Review & Photos

Olay Fresh Effects Bead Me Up Exfoliating Cleanser ($7.99 for 6.5 fl. oz.) is supposed to be a foaming cleanser that contains microbeads to "gently purify and lift away dirt ... [and] softly scrub your skin." A couple of weeks ago, I grabbed this...

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NARS Gentle Cream Cleanser Review

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NARS Gentle Cream Cleanser Review

A Truly Gentle Cleanser

NARS Gentle Cream Cleanser ($29.00 for 4.2 fl. oz.) is supposed to be a "gentle, non-drying cream cleanser with a luxurious lather designed to pamper the skin while washing away makeup and surface impurities." NARS says it is best for normal, dry,...

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Neutrogena Oil-Free Eye Makeup Remover Review & Photo

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Neutrogena Oil-Free Eye Makeup Remover Review & Photo

Neutrogena Oil-Free Eye Makeup Remover

Neutrogena Oil-Free Eye Makeup Remover ($5.79 for 3.8 fl. oz.) is a dual-phase remover, which means there are two layers of product and once the bottle is shaken, it can be used.  You can put a little bit on a cotton pad...

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