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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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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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Kate Somerville ExfoliKate Treatment Review & Photos

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Kate Somerville ExfoliKate Treatment Review & Photos

Oh, ExfoliKate, How I Love Thee!

Kate Somerville ExfoliKate Intensive Exfoliating Treatment($85.00 for 2 oz., $175.00 for 5 oz.) is something I've been wanting to write about but have no real idea about how to go about doing it.  I just don't know how to explain WHY I love this product so much,...

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Skin Care Expert Renée Rouleau Reviews the Clarisonic!

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Skin Care Expert Renée Rouleau Reviews the Clarisonic!

Temptalia is extraordinarily pleased to be able to bring you an exclusive review of the Clarisonic by renowned skincare esthetician and expert Renée Rouleau! It's a very informative and thorough review and read with invaluable information for improving your skincare routine and ensuring it is...

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Kiehl’s Rare Earth Deep Pore Daily Cleanser Review

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Kiehl’s Rare Earth Deep Pore Daily Cleanser Review

Mild Cleanser: Kiehl's Rare Earth Deep Pore Daily Cleanser

Kiehl's Rare Earth Deep Pore Daily Cleanser ($22.50 for 5.0 fl. oz.) is described as a mild, foaming, deep cleansing formula for normal to oily skin types to "purify and thoroughly cleanse" without stripping skin. It uses "Amazonian White...

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Aveeno Positively Ageless Warming Scrub Review & Photos

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Aveeno Positively Ageless Warming Scrub Review & Photos

Warm Up Your Mornings: Aveeno Positively Ageless Warming Scrub

Aveeno Active Naturals Positively Ageless Warming Scrub ($9.29 for 4 oz.) is a gentle exfoliator with a warming feel.  It uses shiitake mushrooms in it (this is where you might find your "anti-aging" properties).  Like most thermal...

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MAC Style Black: Volcanic Ash Exfoliator Skincare Review, Photos

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MAC Style Black: Volcanic Ash Exfoliator Skincare Review, Photos

MAC Volcanic Ash Exfoliator Review

MAC Style Black included two pieces of limited edition skincare -- the ever-raved about Volcanic Ash Exfoliator and previously-mentioned-but-finally-released Volcanic Ash Thermal Mask.

I've been a big supporter of MAC's Volcanic Ash Exfoliator since it released. ...

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