Product Reviews by Janetw86

Moisturizers - ORIGINS - GinZing Refreshing Eye Cream

4.0
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2 months ago

If you are looking for a miracle eye cream , this isn’t it. If you are looking for something extremely moisturizing , this fails at that as well
What it does do for me , is that it brightens my eye area , and somehow masks my fine lines. I’m not sure that it actually depuffs but it sure gives the illusion that it does.
When I use this I don’t need eye concealer.
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Cleansers - CLINIQUE - Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm

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2 months ago

Wow. This is HG for me.
Simply put , I have never given a darn how I got my makeup off before. I have used everything and anything , including travel wipes.
But this winter my skin is crazy crazy dry , so I went looking for something a little less drying , and something that wouldn’t sting my eyes. Basically I wasn’t looking for much ! A sales girl at Sephora suggested this. She said …
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Moisturizers - Garnier - Ultra-Lift Miracle Sleeping Cream

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8 months ago

I bought this when I was travelling for work and realized that I left my expensive cream at home.
This was inexpensive and sounded promising.
Well this was just horrible.
This burned. Just stung like crazy. I thought it might be temporary. No such luck. Felt just like a very bad sunburn.
I washed it off to get relief.
Not sure if it’s the fact that I use retin A or if …
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Scrubs - Ole Henriksen - Transforming Walnut Scrub

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8 months ago

I was searching for a cheaper alternative to the Kiehls exfoliator , which I adore. I just hated the crazy price.
This is it !! Half the price and just as good. It’s a very harsh exfoliator for anyone with sensitive skin - luckily I don’t fall into that category.
It’s got a very lovely scent and seriously takes every last bit of dead skin off.
This is absolutely my new HG of …

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Misc Beauty Tools - Finishing Touch - Flawless Facial Hair Remover

5.0
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8 months ago

THIS!!! If you have fine patches of facial hair, or have upper lip hair, this cannot be beat . It’s gentle, super easy to use, removes the hair quickly, and is small for easy travel.
I’ve waxed. I’ve used cream hair removal. This is far easier and gentler with the same results. If I lost this , I would buy it again and again. It’s that good.

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The price is low , it’s …
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Treatments (Face) - SkinCeuticals - C E Ferulic

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10 months ago

I love skinceuticals retinol but have always been reluctant to buy this because of the price. With such a high price I figured it couldn’t do enough to my skin to be worth it.
I was wrong. This is HG for me.
I use very little, and put it all over my face including my eyelids. That’s where the difference has been just incredible which was surprising to me. My eyelids were getting …
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Moisturizers - IT Cosmetics - Confidence In A Cream

4.0
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10 months ago

I am always looking for a great moisturizer to alleviate retin A dryness. For some reason , a lot start off good but quit working. It must be my skin ? I have never purchased any IT cosmetics , but this cream has strong reviews , so I figured I would give it a try.
This cream is thick, non greasy , absorbs well, and actually makes my skin look good. I am not crazy about fragrance in my …
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Treatments (Face) - Unlisted Brand - Retin A Cream

5.0
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10 months ago

I was reluctant to go the Retin A route to be honest. I had used skinceuticals retinol 1 % for over a decade and still often experienced flaking. Wasn’t sure how bad the peeling would be with Retin A and I was worried. However I knew that Retin A could do more for my skin that retinol so I took the plunge.
I used a .05 very very sparingly on only problem spots at first and still experienced …
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Blush - NARS Cosmetics - Liquid Blush

5.0
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Jan/08/2019

As the winter weather continued to dry out my skin , I turned to this liquid blush hoping to look fresh again , and not ‘ chalky ‘. I bought this in dolce vita and it is a beautiful blush. It’s extremely pigmented so seriously half a pump does both cheeks. This is great for product longevity , but a bit difficult to use. The consistency is gel like , but it does melt into the skin and cause a ‘ …Read more

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Misc Beauty Tools - shu uemura - Eyelash Curler

5.0
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Nov/21/2018

I have used an eyelash curler for over 20 years. Revlon, Loreal etc. Whichever one was in the drug store aisle. I didn't actually understand what the hype was over this one because I assumed they were all the same. I was wrong.

This is a bit of a different shape, making it extremely effective and somehow easier to use. I find it much easier to get close to my base line, and get …
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