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Old 01-19-2010, 12:56 PM
 
Location: Prescott Valley, Az (unfortunately still here)
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I love the way Noxzema smells!
Me too. I love that tingly feeling too, when I put it on. Then I know it's going in my pores like it should and cleaning them out. I love that tingly sensation.
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Old 01-19-2010, 01:19 PM
 
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I love Wet n' Wild nail polishes too.
Another cheap makeup brand ($1, can't beat that) is E.L.F. Their stuff is surprisingly not bad for only being a $1. They have different lines that cost a little more but still super cheap.

My new obsession is Hard Candy makeup. If you're a fan of Urban Decay, this is very similar but much more affordable. I believe they're sister companies.

It's getting harder to find good, cheap products since I've decided to only use cruelty-free beauty products.
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Old 01-22-2010, 08:18 AM
 
Location: The Midst of Insanity
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Not really because you only have to use a dot per eye. Plus its not toxic and does not add to age like make-up removers can due to chemical content. And it allows me not to have to buy heavy eyecream because it does not dry the area out.The face lotion I use is good enough. The olive oil also has natural anti-age properties.

also on mineral oil:
http://www.cosmeticsdatabase.com/ing...ngred06=703977
I've been using baby oil as my eye make-up forever, but I LOVE the olive oil idea. I'm going to try this tonight when I get home from work.

I've also heard olive oil makes a wonderful treatment for the hair, but I've never tried that either.
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Old 01-23-2010, 06:38 PM
 
Location: Germantown, WI
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Mix sugar with some lemon juice and scrub your hands with it; you won't believe how smooth they feel! Heard that on Dr. Oz.
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Old 01-23-2010, 07:06 PM
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Location: Florida
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a little bit of vaseline, and sugar mixed together as a lip scrub/exfoliant.

aspirin as an exfoliant (if I'm out of my usual scrub), or a spot treatment for acne.

tooth paste as a spot treatment for acne.

olive oil for lash conditioning (carefully!)

conditioner for shaving (actually works better than shaving cream, for me/imo)

oatmeal for a body/facial scrub (I have occasional psoriasis on my legs, so it helps with that, too!)
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