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Post a link to your Beauty Blog!
Hi BT'ers! Because it is Valentine's Day and I LUVVVE you, I wanted to give you a little gift.   This thread is for you to post LINKS (yes links!) to your personal Beauty Blog. Not anyone else's, just yours.   We are a community after all, and we want to support each other. So show a little love and visit your fellow BTer's beauty blog.   And if you are thinking of starting a blog, do it! Then come back and post the link.*   <3, Candace Your friendly Community Manager   *1 link and 1 blog per member*
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Sofiaalvarado / NEWCOMER / replied
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Simple Human Mirror. ...thoughts?
Hey bt'ers. I'm looking to invest in a mirror to do my makeup. Sadly I currently hold up a hand held one with one hand and my tools or makeup products being applied in the other. Needless to say my arm gets tired lol and I feel my makeup is never good as it can be. What are your thoughts on the simple Human Mirror and what size do you suggest for doing full face makeup daily. Are they worth the investment?.   Thanks lovelys  
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HALL OF FAMER heartsmyface / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I have both.  The small one is great for doing precision application, but is not ideal for doing your whole face.  I would suggest the larger one if you plan to not have... see post
Glamglow on amazon?
Have any of yall purchased glam glow from amazon it is much cheaper. I am interested in the thirsty mud it retails on there for $43.78 for the 1.7oz. Are they fakes?
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BEAUTY MASTER amnali / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
I bought mine from amazon.and they are completely authentic.I found the link via Jaclyn's skin favs video...and then I compared it to sephoras glamglow.same color textur... see post
The HOURGLASS Modernist Eyeshadow Palette
I was so stoked to see that these beautiful 8 palettes would be released Sephora online (including Canada's website)! I was wondering what your thoughts on the palettes were and if you know the general release date for these would be. Also, if you had any available swatches to show that would be great as well. 
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BEAUTY BOSS lipstick4soul / BEAUTY BOSS BEAUTY BOSS / replied
Temptalia reviewed Graphite today and gave it a "C" for being powdery and poor staying power. Kind of surprising since hourglass is usually excellent quality.  see post
Private Messages Still Not Working
I created a thread to help, but it does not appear on the main page (so the people I wanted to help will not see it).  Trying again to get it on the main page.   If your private messages do not work, please view this link. http://community.sephora.com/t5/BeautyTalk-Support /Private-Messages-Not-Working/m-p/1851737#M1183  
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HALL OF FAMER DiVWA / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Yes, jozkid. Like SocialQuota, I get scripts errors on that thread. I'd go up more often except for the script errors and that my whole Internet is locked (not respondin... see post
Mufe 50 shades of gray blush trio collection
I just wanted to hear some feedback on people who purchased this product because I purchased mine about 2 weeks ago and ive reached for it maybe like 2x. On those 2x I felt like there was no color pay off from the orangy and pinky color pans. Has anybody else had the same issue because I have literally dug my brush wich is the one that was included with the trio blush but even that does not help. If thats thecissue then I might return it :\
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BEAUTY BUFF Neyna805 / BEAUTY BUFF BEAUTY BUFF / replied
Oh wow it lookes very nice!! I have some hope then lol going to play with it some more but with a diffrent brush. Thanks doll for your help :) see post
About VIB Rouge
So I am $200 from vib rouge, if I don't make it by the end of this year (like 1 day away) will I have to spend $1000 all over next year again or will my $200 remain the same? hope this made some sort of sense lol
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BEAUTY GURU myusername / BEAUTY GURU BEAUTY GURU / replied
The free shipping might be worth the $200 to some people. I made it a goal to not hit rouge again this year, but the free shipping has been fantastic. The $75 minimum wa... see post
Sephora Fragrance Sampler
For Christmas I received a fragrance sampler from sephora. I know im supposed to pick the one I like and receive full size, but I tried and do not like any of the scents. Is there any way I could get another scent or do I just need to pick one of the options?
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BEAUTY MASTER TheSocialQuota / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
Or save it to give as a gift to someone else that would like it. Eitherway. see post
NEW SKIN ROUTINE! Which do you suggest?
Alright Sephora friends, I am currently looking for a complete NEW skin care routine! My main goal is to reverse my mild post acne spots, discolorations, & slight scarring as well as maintain a fresh, smooth, radiant complexion after I fix my main concern. I have done some research and narrowed it down to the brightening Murad line (the Orange one) then I was going to add the post acne marks serum if necessary, Kiehls which I know Sephora doesn't sell (Oops!) and another non-Sephora brand is Roden and Fields and the Unblemish routine. Does anyone have reccomendations that would be helpful? I've searched high and low and haven't been able to find a fit for my skin. Please help! Thanks in advance  
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Face masks/birchbox?
I have always loved the idea of face masks since I was a girl, but only experienced good ones from the free samples on here. So what do you guys think? What's the best on here to buy? Oh and this is random, but I've been trying birchbox, and I'm not sure if I like it or not. Any opinions or experiences with birchbox? I'm not trying to advertise it, I'm really not sure if I like it. This one I got I only liked one or two things. And I get so many freebies on here....
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BEAUTY PRO ProperIntro / BEAUTY PRO BEAUTY PRO / replied
Don't get birchbox for face masks.. face masks are really affordable in asian grocery stores like Hmart and on asian skincare/cosmetic sites (just look it up on google) ... see post
How the heck do you keep track of things on BT?
Okay, we all know there's room for improvement in the features department of BT. So given that none of us actually have the power to change anything, how do you keep track of things? I used to think I was just too much of a newb to understand the ins and outs of BT, but now that I've been here for a while, I realize that nothing has really changed and it still feels like a bit of a clusterF to keep track of responses and comments/mentions intended for a specific user.     Do you subscribe to threads? Do you track responses to your own posts through your list of activity in your profile? Do you just rely on PMs?    What's your method to the madness? 
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BEAUTY SAVANT GennX / BEAUTY SAVANT BEAUTY SAVANT / replied
"Shark week" is a fun way of describing an otherwise terribly inconvenient and mostly yucky event women get to experience for oh....40-50 years...and by fun I mean bette... see post
hazel eyes, fair freckled skin
I am really liking the KVD  and the new TF Semi Chocolate pallets.  With my eye color and super fair skin, i need opinions on whether or not i could wear the colors.  Thanks in advance!
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BEAUTY WHIZ LaOread / BEAUTY WHIZ BEAUTY WHIZ / replied
I have hazel eyes & fair (lightly freckled) skin. I've kind of steered away from the new Semi-Sweet palette - but, only because of the blue & the fact that I have the ot... see post
What to do about 11's? That are surely not sent from heaven!
I know a lot of people have this problem. It's those hideous, hellacious, annoying "11's"!! I can see them forming and it's not attractive! Sometimes, if I'm in pain and am squishing my forehead, my Mother will actually Smack Me right between the eyes! Shocking, but it does help remind me to try to relax that area. Headaches also cause the pain/squishy/squinty "11" making things - and I try to massage that area & through the brow bone area very lightly, sometimes it helps it feel better.   Anyone have some ideas about what works best alone and under makeup (likely 2 different products) I don't want to spend an insane amount of $$,.Hopefully I'll get lucky and keep it under $100.00 or find it in a kit where I can try other products as well. Any suggestions are welcome and appreciated. If I'm really lucky, maybe I can find a company that would supply some generous samples. Cause 2015 is gonna be a sad, less Sephora year. (and less Nordies, Macy's etc. etc.)   How about those "Frownies"? Anyone have any experience with them? Do they do anything and how do they actually work? Thanks everyone. Strange..... I keep hearing the Toys-R-Us theme......"I don't wanna grow up......."
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HALL OF FAMER jozkid / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Hey kssweetheart! I've been trialing something that may work for you. It's Dr Brandt's Needles No More. It's made for just that type of thing and I've been having pretty... see post
Suggestion about BTer Recommendations
I don't know if this has ever been suggested before (I'm fairly new here) but I really respect a lot of the BT recommendations (such as this post: http://community.sephora.com/t5/Antiaging/Needles- No-More/td-p/1819451) and wish there was a section on the forum dedicated to them or with links to them. Considering Sephora invests the time and money to ship these products out to reviewers, I think it would only benefit them to have links on their main page to such reviews. Because the reviews are coming from BTers, I consider them really honest feedback and a true reflection from users who have a lot of expert knowledge and history with makeup and beauty. 
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BEAUTY MASTER TheSocialQuota / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
This is the first forum I've been to without "stickies". see post
Thoughts on Naked On The Run?
I was sooo Skeptical but now that I have it I love it!! So many reviewers said no go.  Thoughts?!
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BEAUTY MASTER sammiebaby / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
I've seen so many negative reviews both here and on the UD website.  I hear how a lot say that UD is really milking the whole Naked thing.  But in my opinion if they wan... see post
Blackfriday
Hey does anyone knw what the cyber Monday deals are?
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BEAUTY PRO liz204 / BEAUTY PRO BEAUTY PRO / replied
There is no cyber Monday deal, however some Black Friday $12 deals are still available ex. makeup forever lipgloss set( comes with 2), alterna hair care set. Sephora is ... see post
HI - I Saw something about a "Secret Sale' in a thread - Anyone have more info? Thanks. :)
Hope everyone had a great weekend. I wondered though if anyone had any details about a "Secret Sale" that I saw mentioned in a thread (can't find the thread)   It mentioned  that some things are on sale and some are not and that you could roll over products to get $$ or go look at your 'Love List'. Can anyone give me any specifics about it? Cause 'kssweetheart' didn't do Aaaaaaamy shopping all weekend long and is really starting to feel the extreme need to scratch that itch!   Thanks for any info you can provide. Hope everyone has a nice, mellow evening and has sweet dreams of Cyber Monday deals and all good things - shopping related and otherwise.. I hope all of your good dreams come true too.      
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kevinbt BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi kssweetheart! We don't have a 'secret sale' going on right now!  To view our sale items, simply select "Sale" on our website!  This thread will be closed to avoid con... see post
black friday 2014
are the black friday deals only in store? or online as well???
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BEAUTY SAVANT PinkIsNotRed / BEAUTY SAVANT BEAUTY SAVANT / replied
hahah...I need nothing either but I still look...and so the debate begins...."should I?  shouldn't I?  It's only $12?! see post
Too much makeup?
Hello I'm new on here but have been buying a lot through sephora the past year. Like thousands and I probably shouldn't have considering I am a server and mom lol but whatever it makes me feel good. Anyways, I'm afraid I overdid it and things will expire. I have lots of lip tar and lip products, but the tar worries me most.  I also worry about my glitter mascara and eyeliner, and basically whatever. Sometimes I wonder if freezing would help? I also worry about my numerous eyeshadow primers and liquid eyeliners...but not all is opened, so does that help? I'm sure you guys have advice plus more...please  Spoiler (Highlight to read)
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HALL OF FAMER poemelyric / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Thanks!  That's good to know!  I should probably start the "toss" process, LOL! see post
An easy way to find mods
I don't know if this idea has been posted before. I looked through the archives with no luck.    One feature I would love to see on BT would be an easy way to find a listing of the mods and who is currently online. There are times when I need help with something that is more urgent than at other times and would like a way to find a mod quickly. Some issues I don't mind waiting 24-48 hours+ to get a response about, but others I would prefer a faster response.    I know if there is something really important I can call the VIB Rouge line, so I am aware of that.    Anywho, I think this would be a cool feature. Plus I wouldn't feel like I'm bombarding the same mods over and over again because they are the ones I know.
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HALL OF FAMER newandaddicted / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
That's not it.  I started asking for help at least a month or even two, prior to the cluster that was the 20% sale.  When I asked for help around the sale time, I was to... see post
Dear Sephora
The quality of the tote bags given out each year is decreasing.     I don't like to waste, I love reusing things! Honestly I don't want them at all if they aren't sturdy enough to last. This years version is pitiful...   The one from a few years ago with black and white stripes was so sturdy I use it as purse sometimes! The recent ones are cheaper and thinner and fall apart.      That is all -     ^^ This was the best imo     
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BEAUTY BOSS kiml50 / BEAUTY BOSS BEAUTY BOSS / replied
Same here! I love the umbrella, it's so sturdy see post
Daily Face Mask?
I am looking for a daily face mask. I have heard and read that daily face masks should be the never-miss morning beauty routine. I'm in my mid-twenties, and I would like to start this now. I currently use Laura Mercier for cleanser, moisturizer, and tinted moisturizer, but as far as I know that brand does not produce masks. I'm looking for a mask that I can use daily (not just once or twice a week). Any advice?
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I'm confused about the 20% sale!!
Ok! So...does it start Wed or Thurs?  Ive heard both!  AND...since it's  a sale, if i order online, will i automatically  get the 20 percent  off and canuse a promo code for a promo iI've  been  eyeing or is it a "not REALLY a sale because we have to use a promo to get the 20 percent off so that knocks out my promo code I've been eyeing??  I hope my questions  make sense!  TIA!
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HALL OF FAMER TrysBeautyItems / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
You can only use one code in the promo box for any order. There is a FAQ list by mods in the Rouge area of BT. see post
What are some good christmas gifts for my mum?
Hi, so, Christmas is just around the corner and I want to buy my mum a really nice gift. I have $40 to spend on her. She's a person that likes more of the natural tone kind of makeup. So, if you have any ideas of what I should get her, then that would be really great! Thank you! 
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HALL OF FAMER etscore1 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
What a bout a luxurious cleanser or moisturizer?   Maybe it would be fun to take to her somewhere so you can both find out exactly what she could use most! You could s... see post
Make Match suggestion
Wouldn't it be nice if we actually got something free instead of having to purchase something to get something free? Dear Sephora, please consider contests where the winners just get free stuff. Thank you.
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HALL OF FAMER BuxomBabe80 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Agreed spoiledbrat. Sephora is more generous than they have to be. They don't have to give anything away for free. I don't know many other high end retailers that sell c... see post
Eyes...47 yo needs major eyes performance...plastic surgery kind
OK....So here the eyes are. As you can see they need major help. Please do not remind me that I would look so much younger "If you would only lose weight" I do realize that but it took awhile to get this way, so...well you know the rest!.   now, on to my problematic eyes. Basically they look 47. I'm supposed to have good genes!! At my age my mom looked 30 and her eyes were beautiful!! Not mine. Bottom lids are puffy with dark circles. No concealer has helped much. Top lids are horrible! Can't even see my shadow on the lid cuz the skin above my eyes is very saggy. My mom had this happen when she was 62 and she almost couldn't see. She had them lifted and her eyes look 25!! I am hoping to find something that will firm this area and lift it up some, and at the same time get rid of the circles and hopefully get rid of the puffiness. Ok, I can live with a bit of the circles but NOT the puffy or the saggy!!   thanks and sorry so long!!
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SCENE QUEEN rosalinda62 / SCENE QUEEN SCENE QUEEN / replied
please advise what worked best on dark circles as I have yet to find a concealer that does the job.  I have puffiness as well and the dreadful line under the circles... ... see post
Why is Sephora hygiene standard falling (international store)?
Hi sephora, I seem to remember make up stations stocked with disposable tissue and facial cotton, lip, eye and brow brushes, makeup removers, a jar of makeup brushes, water spritz, hand sanitizer and etc. All complimentary and meant for it to draw in people to try makeup so as to make it easier for people to try new thing and remove makeup which eventually will become a sale and a repeat customer if they like what sephora has to offer.  Sadly this hygiene and hospitality standard has fallen today at Sephora flagship store in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Starhill gallery (18 oct 2014). Dirty tissues all over the makeup stations, no hand sanitizer,  no disposable brushes to try on eye shadows and blushes, no bins to dispose used tissues. The standard has gone from 10 to 1. It is unhygienic, disgusting and I fled to MAC that day. I've been a loyal sephora fan since it's 1st store in Singapore, I never  think i would go back to MAC but today it happened because Sephora is very unsanitary! With the price point and the glamorous locations that you have positioned yourself, it has not meet the expected standard. Truly disappointed. Yours truly black card no. 6501000246756
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melissabt BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi Handira,   I'm sorry to hear this! I recommend reaching to the store directly:http://www.sephora.com/international/international.jsp for further assistance with t... see post
Tarte Brushed with Destiny Makeup Brush Set !
Hi BT So I recently ordered this because I am on a mission to find some amazing brushes that DON'T shed all over my face or itch! This set was a good price so I decided to pick one up. I haven't used them yet -- still need to wash them, but they seem nice, VERY dense.   The con tourist one is this kit also sold me because I would like to compare it to my Nars ITA. Although I do love my real techniques, I was wondering what you all thought about the tarte brushes?   http://www.sephora.com/brushed-with-destiny-makeup -brush-set-P388934?skuId=1633999 <3 
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SCENE QUEEN keniarodriguez / SCENE QUEEN SCENE QUEEN / replied
Does anyone know if this is going to restock!? I know macys and the tarte website have it but I have a promo code I want to use!  see post
Sephora website feature
Hi,   I thought it would be cool to give BTer's and/or Insiders the ability to curate their monthly favorites lists. We can share them with others or just have them sitting on our profiles so people can see what we like that month if they are interested in learning more about us. We could also have a link which shows everyone's list and it would give both buyers and vendors, the ability to see what people are currently loving, and whether those recommendations have spurred others to try those items.   Just a thought. I like to see what my fellow makeup lovers and what beauty guru's are currently loving so i can see if thats something I want to try.  
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HALL OF FAMER DTalksAll / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I remember that! :D  see post
Looks like PinkTober is upon us. This means new items For Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Well, it's that time of the year again - the time when we get to buy special products for ourselves (and others) and possibly feel a little less guilty about spending, knowing that a portion of the money we spend goes to a worthy cause.    Breast Cancer is not just something for women to worry about, it is a disease that men can be diagnosed with too.   * I was hoping we could all post products that we find that support legitimate charities to raise money, Please feel free to post whatever you find.*  If you search "Beauty That Gives Back" here at Sephora you'll find a few cute items, I"m hoping there are more to come. I Just bought a pink Tweezerman tweezer - looks like it may need a BCA mate. Clinique and Sephora both offer "BCA Pink With a Purpose" Lipstick in a cute little case.   A Huge fave of mine is by Bobbi Brown - it's "Pretty Pink Ribbon Lip Gloss Collection" It's 4 glosses and they're gorgeous! (I'm hoping they're minty flavored - sometimes they do offer mint gloss - waiting on that info.) This one is really screaming my name! Estee Lauder usually does something as does Ford (they usually have special T-shirts.)   So many decisions to make, but it's so worth it. For a pinkaholic like me, this is a dream & a nightmare! But hopefully our purchases will help make other peoples true nightmares - past, present and future - turn into a dream come true.   So please feel free to add any other offers you may find.  Oh, just one other thing, please feel free to leave one of everything pink for me!   btw - As usual, sorry so long. I also hope the wording of this was okay, didn't want to use certain words that might upset someone or make light of this situation at all - I hope that came through.
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HALL OF FAMER BuxomBabe80 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
That's a pretty color! And with every order  $3 will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®. see post