Product Reviews by autumn95

Mascara - Maybelline New York - SNAPSCARA Washable Mascara

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17 days ago

Great tubing mascara from the drugstore. Purchased from SDM for under $10.00 Cdn.
*looks like a natural tint
*grabs and colours every lash without clumping
*does not smudge, even bottom lashes
*removes easily with water and light pressure
*costs less than other tubing mascaras such as Binc (heavy water formula) and Clinique
Cons
does not lengthen or add volume. Tubing …
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Shampoo - Hair Food - Coconut Milk & Chai Spice Shampoo

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18 days ago

I love the smell. Sulfate free and no fungal triggers as per skincarisma.com I check everything now.
Nice packaging with a pump. Can be hard to find and be sure to get the reformulated newer packages. The older/original bottles have sulfates. Purchased from SDM online for $7.99 cdn for 10 oz bottle. I want to try the conditioner and hopes it smells just as wonderful.
No parabens, dyes or …
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Concealers - e.l.f. Cosmetics - 16HR Camo Concealer

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30 days ago

A little goes a long way. I take a Q-tip and dip once into ELF tube. Apply around nose and any spots. Blend well and immediately. Covers broken caps around nose and any red spots. Yes, the "camo" name is appropriate. Heavy full coverage.

Fungal safe as per simpleskincarescience,com blog. No fungal triggers when checked on skincarisma.com ingredient filters.

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Moisturizers - Deciem - The Ordinary 100% Plant-Derived Hemi-Squalane

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2 months ago

Love this for hair!

Great lightweight oil for skin or hair. I am using on my hair only at this time. Works well; leaves a shine without the weight of heavier oils. I have very dry hair and I can use this on damp or dry hair. I would start with a couple of drops.

Ingredients:
C13-16 Isoparaffin.

Directions from manufacturer site:

Hair Application—Work …
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Pressed Powders - Physicians Formula - The Healthy Powder SPF 16

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2 months ago

I had a reaction to this. Will not repurchase.

Ingredients from the manufacturer site
Mica, Squalane, Silica, Kaolin, Boron Nitride, Lauroyl Lysine, Evodia Rutaecarpa Fruit Extract*, Sodium Hyaluronate, Ascorbic Acid, Retinyl Palmitate, Tocopherol, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Hexylene Glycol, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, o-Cymen-5-ol, Water/Eau, Propanediol …
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Powder - Unlisted Brand - Cory Cosmetics Mineral Foundation

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3 months ago

Great products. This was the first mineral foundation powder I tried. Samples were .35 each (over ten years ago). I did discover a very nice blush. BUT she is rude and is lacking in customer service skills. I purchased samples and then one order with full size product. Numerous complaints over the years on delphi mineral forums about her not answering emails, etc. People just wanted the product …Read more

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Cleansers - La Roche-Posay - Toleriane Dermo-Cleanser

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4 months ago

I had an overnight reaction to this cleanser from one use. I broke out along my jawline and cheek. I checked the ingredients and noticed a fungal trigger.

AQUA
ETHYLHEXYL PALMITATE***
GLYCERIN
DIPROPYLENE GLYCOL
CARBOMER
SODIUM HYDROXIDE
ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN
CAPRYL GLYCOL
Last update : 12/2006
Ingredients from Canadian LRP site.

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Sunscreen - Neostrata - DEFEND Sheer Physical Protection Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF50

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6 months ago

Update: Went to a different store and tried a fresh sample on hand. Brown neutral colour (not yellow undertones like Skinceuticals or pinkish under tones like Paula Choice Resist spf 30)

April 2019 - Purchased at 20% off on sale at Shoppers Drugmart Canada. Based on the tint disappearing and the ingredients, this should work. Patch testing.

Pros:
*FUNGAL ACNE safe …
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Moisturizers - Unlisted Brand - Pure Skin Formulations H.A. Serum 100% Pure Hyaluronic Acid

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8 months ago

Wow. Noticeable difference for my under eyes! I am currently using this in a "sandwich" method. I apply a small amount of La Roche Posay Toleriane Ultra*. You could also use a product like Cerave Cream.

Next I take my Pure Skin Formulations HA serum. I try for a small pump and apply a thin layer on top of my LRP cream. I seal with a layer of Aquaphor but you could also use …
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Treatments (Face) - Deciem - The Ordinary 100% Organic Cold-Pressed Moroccan Argan Oil

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9 months ago

My bottle spoiled very quickly and smelled worst than rancid. It was a rather toxic smell. Argan oil has a shelf life of two years. TO bottle was stored in a dark closet and went off within months. I do really like argan oil and suggest buying another brand. I have had good luck with Physican Formula, Garden of Wisdom for argan.

Argan is super for hair, cuticles and a little drop …
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