Product Reviews by princessplumjade

Moisturizers - Paula's Choice - DEFENSE Essential Glow Moisturizer SPF 30

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1 month ago

About My Skin: mature, combination/normal, sensitive, very fair

This is a weird product. It’s not a good sunscreen, or a good moisturizer, or a good cosmetic product, but it has mixed attributes of all.

It doesn’t adhere well to my skin. Even a light wipe/blot with a tissue removed the product easily. The formula has beneficial ingredients but does no good if it doesn’t …
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Treatments (Face) - Paula's Choice - Resist Omega+ Complex

5.0
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Aug/02/2017

About Me: I am a 46 year old Latina with very fair, mature, combination, sensitive skin. Mild redness from acne and rosacea. Fine lines. Live in a humid semitropical climate.

USAGE: I apply daily AM -- following BHA fluid, 2 pumps blended with 2 drops PC Hyalauronic Booster & 3 drops PC Niacinimide Booster -- top with 30 SPF Moisturizer and/or 30 SPF Tinted Moisturizer …
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Blush - Bobbi Brown - Pot Rouge for Lips & Cheeks- Chocolate Cherry

4.0
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May/22/2016

FYI: I am a 45 year old Latina woman with very fair olive, well-preserved mature combination skin (moderate facial lines, redness)

Use: Following skin care and tinted moisturizer, I touch product with a paddle type foundation brush, pat lightly onto cheeks, nose tip, eyelids, tip of chin, and use separate brush to pat on lips.

Comments: Beautiful color will complement a …
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Moisturizers - Paula's Choice - Hydralight Moisture-Infusing Lotion

4.0
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Dec/04/2013

FYI: I am a 43-year-old Latina with very fair, olive skin (slighty oily/combination, moderately sensitive, mature -- slight redness and facial lines). I'm a non-smoker and teetotaler and have used sunscreen pretty regularly most of my adult life, so my skin is pretty "well-preserved" for my age.

USAGE: I have been using PC RESIST Anti-Aging Clear Skin Hydrator, but …
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Moisturizers - Paula's Choice - Hydralight Shine-Free Daily Mineral Complex SPF 30

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Nov/26/2013

FOR REFERENCE: I'm a 43-year-old Latina with very fair olive, slightly oily/combination skin (sensitive, non-pigmented, slight redness, and minor facial lines).

USAGE: I've been using this product since its release in midsummer 2013. I found it a bit too rich in the hotter months, but it's "just enough" moisture/comfort for cooler weather. I apply a quarter …
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Mascara - benefit Cosmetics - They're Real Lengthening Mascara

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Nov/24/2013

FOR REFERENCE: I'm a 43-year-old Latina with slightly oily skin (sensitive, non-pigemented, slight redness, and minor facial lines). I have VERY sensitive eyes and wear minimal eye makeup. .

MY LASHES: thin, fine, sparse, short, and medium brown

USAGE: I applied and wore ONE COAT of this mascara (upper lashes only) and wore it ONCE for ONE day. And that was more …
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Lip Gloss - Yves Saint Laurent - Rebel Nude

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Nov/20/2013

ABOUT ME: I'm a 43-year old Latina woman with very fair olive skin (mature/combination/sensitive type). I have some minor facial lines and redness. My lips are slender and delicate, pale plum in tone.

USAGE: I've used YSL Rouge Pur Couture Glossy Stain Rebel Nudes in the following colors: 101 Nude Provoateur; 108 Violine Out of Control; and 110 Reckless Pink. I've …
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Treatments (Face) - Paula's Choice - Skin Recovery Super Antioxidant Concentrate Serum with Retinol

5.0
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Nov/17/2013

ABOUT ME: I'm a 43-year old Latina woman with very fair olive skin (mature/combination/sensitive type). I have some minor facial lines and redness.

USAGE: I've used a sample of this product a few times this past week, once a day in evenings, after cleanser, toner, and BHA exfoliant. I apply a few drops, blend with C15 and a little Resist Super Light Antioxidant Serum, and …
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Misc Beauty Tools - Unlisted Brand - SOHO Beauty Sponge

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Nov/07/2013

ABOUT ME: I'm a 43-year old Latina woman with very fair olive skin (mature/combination/sensitive type). I have some minor facial lines and redness.

USAGE: I've used this applicator a few times in the past week.

RESULTS/REVIEW: *sighs* I hate admitting this. It's good for the price, but it's NOT a Beauty Blender dupe and CAN'T compare well. …
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Treatments (Face) - Paula's Choice - RESIST Super Antioxidant Concentrate Serum

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Nov/07/2013

ABOUT ME: I'm a 43-year old Latina woman with very fair olive skin (mature/combination/sensitive type). I have some minor facial lines and redness.

USAGE: I've used this product intermittently over the past 4-6 months, usually once daily in the morning, following cleanser, toner, and BHA exfoliant. I apply a few drops and stroke lightly all over my face, then lightly pat …
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