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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

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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MAC Volcanic Ash Exfoliator

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MAC Volcanic Ash Exfoliator

Finally Permanent: MAC Volcanic Ash

MAC Volcanic Ash Exfoliator ($28.00 for 3.4 fl. oz.) is supposed to be a "foaming, cleansing, and exfoliating scrub" that combines volcanic ash with sugar crystals that is supposed to "leave skin feeling soft and comfortable clean."...

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Renee Rouleau Triple Berry Smoothing Peel Review, Photos

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Renee Rouleau Triple Berry Smoothing Peel Review, Photos

Renee Rouleau Triple Berry Smoothing Peel

Renee Rouleau Triple Berry Smoothing Peel ($85.50 for 1.7 oz.) is, quite possibly, the most deliciously scented facial product I have ever come across--but I am a fiend for raspberries. It's a sweet, deletectable...

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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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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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Chanel Mousse Exfoliante Purete Review, Photos

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Chanel Mousse Exfoliante Purete Review, Photos

Lather Up: Chanel Mousse Exfoliante Purete

Chanel Mousse Exfoliante Purete ($45.00 for 5 oz.) is a creamy cleanser/extremely mild exfoliant that cleanses, controls oil, and lightly exfoliates without ever missing a beat. If the name as you a little confused, the English version is Exfoliating...

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