Are there any products that you absolutely love but are afraid to hit pan on?


Are there any products that you absolutely love but are afraid to hit pan on? Share!
Guerlain Wulong! Guerlain Parure Gold (foundation, so hit… bottle?).

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rebecca Avatar

Basically any staples in my makeup routine…foundation, blush, bronzer, Nars eyeprimer, liquid liner! It’s something I use everyday so when I hit pan it’s just a pain to go buy some more when I want to try so many new things.

Karen Avatar

I used to be really worried about hitting pan on both “evil monkey” and “wtf” eyesadows from the Kat Von D Candelabra palette. I actually did hit pan on those colours, then I really expanded my eyeshadow collection just in fear of using up my favourites from this Kat Von D palette. In the process I’ve found lots of new favourites!
I was so happy to see the eyeshadow shade “wtf” was in the new Kat Von D Spellbinding palette!!
Still my favourite!!

Rashmi Avatar

Although I just said in my previous post that I would be proud of myself if i finish off my Tom Ford but yeahhhh the thought of it scares me πŸ™‚
so yeah TOM FORD Lipstick and my guerlain girly rouge g lipstick πŸ™‚ i am sure by next yr i would purchase it again .. am already through half way

i think am only obsessed with lip colors πŸ™ πŸ™

Astrild Avatar

No, really. It’s extremely dificult for me to hit pan on any product and my most loved products are not limited edition, so I could repurchase them.

san Avatar

πŸ™ IT already happened-i loved Benefits la la land lipstick,it was my mlbb shade.i never ever thought it would be discontinued..im heartbroken.I know its a dupeable shade but i cant find that exact color.i wonder if anyone knows a good substitute?

Lauren Avatar

I have lalaland, and I just went through my lip products to see if I could find a dupe for you. Color-wise, Revlon Lip Butter in Pink Truffle comes very close. Fig Jam in that line is also pretty close. They are both more sheer than lalaland. They are all great MLBB shades!

Anne-Laure Avatar

Guerlain Terra Inca Highlighter… Already hit the pan in the center gloden color, there’s only the pink remaining.
It was the only Guerlain summer product that wasn’t too orangy for me, or too dark, I use it as a bronzer, because I have fair cold toned skin.
But it was a limited edition. When it’s finished… πŸ™

Wwendalynne Avatar

If Chanel doesn’t repromo or come out with a new version of Notorious then hell yes,, I’m surprised they haven’t yet.

I’m also a bit nervous about Chanel Joues in Accent. I use this a lot as a top layer accent blush

Megan L Avatar

I love MAC’s notoriety palette from several years ago. I love that palette for a quick and easy look, but I find myself not reaching for that quad as much because I’m TERRIFIED of hitting pan.

Mariella Avatar

Absolutely – a few MAC LE eye shadows (Prepped for Glamour, Carbonized), Benefit Where There’s Smoke eye shadow, Guerlain Cruel Gardenia and TheBalm Insane Jane. I’m sure there are a few more but those are the ones that come to mind right away.

zainab Avatar

I’m worried about when my mini bottle of Guerlain Mahora runs out because they don’t make it anymore, and I rather like it.
I guess at some point my only LE MAC product (‘You’ve Got It) will be used up and I got the last one they had in stock here. But by then who knows if I’ll love it as much as I do now.

Danielle Avatar

I am so scared of using up MAC Gem of Roses lipstick. It is my #1 favorite lipstick and I’ve been savoring it over the last few years, although I do tend to wear it a lot more in autumn than any other season. I wish MAC would repromote it so I can buy a couple of backups!

Melissa C Avatar

Wet N Wild’s Nutty eyeshadow, Tarte Exposed and Chanel’s Mat Lumiere Foundation (I’m pretty sure this foundation is discontinued and I just don’t like Perfection Lumiere nearly as much).

Alison Avatar

There are TWO people in my household regularly using Guerlain Wulong, and yet, it barely looks touched! The pattern is only a bit blended together, and there are no dents – its amazing.

Alison Avatar

Ha! You would, wouldn’t you? I was so expecting it to be really soft and buttery, to the point where a lot would come off with each use, but it lasts really well! I was expecting the pattern to be ruined quickly, too.

Tori Avatar

I’m a hoarder so most things really but in particular the LE and discontinued items like Chanel’s Kaska Beige and Tom Ford’s Tainted Love. The only things I’m not afraid to hit pan on are my Suqqu palettes, except for the palette from Set B of this year’s Christmas set, because I’ve found the pigmentation to be dismal, not really true to pan and the brighter colours go bye bye in an hour or less. I sometimes chuck non-performing items out after a few uses because I know I absolutely won’t use them again.

FairlyGirly Avatar

It’s a little risky, but what you could do, which I’ve done, is buy the YDK single, break it up, yes, you read right, gently crush it, then scoop it into the pan in NAKED, drip just a few droplets of rubbing alcohol in it, as needed, smooth it out, and let it dry overnight. I had to do it with a couple shades. I felt like a surgeon performing life-saving surgery and my boyfriend thought I looked like a crazed junkie! lol

Allie Avatar

Echo Beach from the UD Vice palette. I love that color so much. I wish that UD would make it permanent! It pairs beautifully with bold or bright lips. It’s shimmery, but it isn’t too pink or too gold. It’s that perfect neutral, “natural” all over lid color. I haven’t hit pan on it yet, but I’m dangerously close!

Kate Avatar

Guerlain Terra Inca Radiant Powder and an older bronzer from The Body Shop (which is showing some major pan already). Both are discontinued and are the only two bronzing products that ever worked for me. And Chanel Notorious, although it doesn’t show much sign of wear at the moment.

Kristin Avatar

Mac blush Her blooming cheek! i love it so much! and Cruella from venomous villains her own devices blush!! which i have hit pan and an using the last lil ring before it breaks. so sad!!! Also i recently back2mac my empty of eyeshadow Grand Entrance, i was trying to make that last ugh!! Oh and if i hit pan on either of my two smoke and diamonds mac shadow i really will shed a tear!!! Plus my old school mac le shadow Blue Absinthe is broken and barely any left….. i guess im a mac whore!!! There are certain things i use up so fast!! Powder,foundation, blush!!! And lipglass. My fave is my mac hello kitty palette and lipstick and beauty powder i barely use as i dont know what i would do if they ran out omg!!! So yes my short answer is i hate to hit pan on things i cannot replace. If its replaceable no worries!! then i can back2mac some containers also!!!

Georgie Avatar

I’ve only ever hit pan (and subsequently finished) MAC MSF Natural and that was after about 30 months! It will be a terrible shame when I hit pan on any LE products but other than that I quite like it because using up a product means it was a goodbuy. I think the next thing I will hit pan on will be MAC Ladyblush but I’m more likely to finish my Rouge Bunny Rouge Blush Wand in Titian before that.

Astrogherkin Avatar

NARS’ Taj Mahal. I know that I am not going to repurchase it because it is just too expensive, but I’ve barely used it, so it’s going to take a long time to hit pan on it. I’m going to be worried until I can find the perfect (accessible) dupe for it.

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