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  • My absolute favourite is Australian Gold tinted face spf 50 - doesn't pill, sting, burn and has a nice blurring effect.
  • I just ordered this too! Is this manufacturer too good to be true? The product line up appears top notch with untouchable prices. Can't wait to hear how you like it.
  • So torn on this. A person can go mad trying to learn the truth. I just happened upon this: Alcohol-Based Skincare Products: Alcohol helps ingredients like retinol and vitamin C penetrate into the skin more effectively, but it does so by breaking …
  • Thank you all for your replies! It is the long term cumulative damage / effect of alcohol denat that I am concened about. And I have also read that it can almost immediately undo the good things that other beneficial ingredients provide, such as R…
  • Who knew I'd spend my Saturday night reading pages for the journal of the society of cosmetic chemists? Thanks for your replies! I'll give this mattifying product a shot.
  • Whoa I'm really behind on this trend! Konjac sponges have just started turning up in my local beauty product aisles. Of course I had to try one and I tell my friends it feels like alien fingers massaging your face. They are surprisingly gentle but I…
  • Thank you for these great replies! Randy - I popped onto Amazon right away to order some ph strips and see they have digital meters for roughly that same price. Are they as accurate or did you recommend strips as they are better? I seem to re…
  • Will do Randy - Scary to think the manufacturers call centre staff would be so untrained to actually say the words " if you open this product on the last day (of the 36 mo shelf life) it is still good for another 24 months (or whatever amount is ion…
  • Yay! I knew I was right, how could it be additive? - Would you mind calling the folks at Clinique to explain it to them? Seriously though, thank you very much for your reply. I like this particular product because I find it moisturizing enou…

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