Product Reviews by missmelanierose

Cleansers - The Ordinary - Squalane Cleanser

3.0
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4 months ago

This is a think gel cleanser. The instructions say that it will become an oil when rubbed in your hands, but I've yet to have that happen for me. I end up spreading the gel on my face.

On the plus side, it does remove makeup well, it's gentle, it's cheap

The downside is that water won't rinse it off, you must follow with another cleanser. So double cleanse …

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Toners - Paula's Choice - Calm Redness Relief Toner N/D

5.0
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4 months ago

This toner, now called "CALM Soothing Toner, Normal to Dry", is definitely more of an "essence" than a toner. Like the other reviewers, I found it easier to apply with my fingers than a cotton pad.

It absorbs quickly and leaves my combination sensitive skin soft. I like the mix of antioxidants and hunectants. There's want any impact to the redness of my face …
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Moisturizers - The Body Shop - Aloe Soothing Moisture Lotion SPF 15

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5 months ago

It's fine for my sensitive, combination, acne prone skin. Truly sensitive skin should use mineral sunscreens. This is pro one of The Body Shop's least worst products. It absorbs quickly, but does leave me a bit oily. I'm going to switch to the mineral only sunscreen.

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Cleansers - DHC - Deep Cleansing Oil

4.0
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6 months ago

I've used a lot of cleansing oils, and to me, this ranks somewhere in the middle. It's an effective cleanser, a bit more drying than most, and is harder to rinse off than others but will eventually come off without needing a double cleanse. I finished the bottle, but for my sensitive skin, I prefer Origins Clean Energy, Hylamide High Efficiency or Fresh Seaberry.

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