Category Archives: in drugstores

Pocket-Sized Pretty: Fekkai Shea Butter Moisturizing Shampoo and Conditioner


With “moisturizing” in the name, I thought it would a good idea to finally test out this sample. See, I just came back from Virginia Beach and oddly enough, the short time spent in the pool, coupled with the few … Continue reading

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Burts Bees Milk & Honey Body Lotion


It smells good and it feels good. That’s all there is to it and yes, you need it. I didn’t even remember requesting this freebie but it was a pleasant surprise in my mailbox. In addition to coconut and grape … Continue reading

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Pocket-Sized Pretty: Nivea Express Hydration


Pocket-Sized Pretty is a series of posts dedicated to samples. Whether is was a deluxe sample or a regular sample packet, this is where you will find my first impressions of products. Posts will be brief and the goal is … Continue reading

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Garnier Nutritioniste Moisture Rescue


CVS was having a sale on Garnier products a few weeks ago and with my extra bucks coupon, I pretty much grabbed this for free. It’s a lightweight lotion offering SPF 15. What I like about it is that it … Continue reading

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Veet Suprem’ Essence Review


Are you one to give products a second chance? The other day I used this jumbo-sized bottle of Veet I’d gotten on clearance from CVS. I remember I chose Veet because I’d read that Veet had less harsh scent. It … Continue reading

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eos shave cream


I picked up this paraben-free shave cream from Walgreens. It was the last one left and the scent was “vanilla bean”. With vanilla being my favorite scent, I was already in love. The cream can be used wet or dry. … Continue reading

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NOTW: Sinful Colors in “easy going” #300


I took advantage of the 99 cent walgreens coupon being offered on Sinful Colors this week and gave three polishes a try. This week, I’ll be wearing shade #300, a pale pink color that photographs white. For a dollar, I’m … Continue reading

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Clean & Clear Eye Makeup Remover better than Lancome Bi-Facil?


I picked up Clean and Clear Soothing Eye Makeup Remover at the recommendation of a contributor to Temptalia’s Dupe List. The tipster said that this was a dupe for just about everyone’s favorite, Lancome Bi Facil. Let’s compare: Clean & … Continue reading

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Milani 3D Glitzy Glamour Gloss in Fashion Diva


This drugstore lipgloss has been mentioned around the blogosphere as an inexpensive dupe for MAC’s Dazzleglass. At $6.99 each and packing a decent color payoff, I would have to say that folks have been right about this one. I had … Continue reading

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