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Any advice on how to get clearer skin and get rid of blackheads. I was thinking proactive but i,m not sure. Please help!
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BEAUTY SAVANT BlueEyeAli / BEAUTY SAVANT BEAUTY SAVANT / replied
I am 25 and have sensitive fair skin, combination where it cant make up its mind and switches from oily to dry depending on how angry it wants to make me! I also have a ... see post
Soap and Glory
I've never used anything from them before but then I saw they were having that huge sale so I snagged some items up. Anyone know why their whole line is on sale? Are they rebranding? I'm afraid I'll really like the products haha. 
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BEAUTY WHIZ Tracib1981 / BEAUTY WHIZ BEAUTY WHIZ / replied
They are great! I have stocked up while they have been on sale, just in case the switch over takes a while lol I use the righteous butter ALL THE TIME! see post
Missed opportunity: Laura Mercier Indiscretion
I can't keep up with all of these LE releases and had no idea Indiscretion would disappear before I could order. Is this available in store? At another retailer?
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HALL OF FAMER misscg / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I was going to but was hoping one would read this thread and comment. see post
What is your favorite Korean Skincare?
I don't mean expensive ones like AmorePacific but more like from the inexpensive brands Etude House, Skin Food, Face Shop, Innisfree, Leneige, Nature Republic etc.   I've tried and likes: - Etude House wonderpore toner - Skin Food peach sake pore serum - erm, currently working my way through 70+ sheet masks from brands above (plus My Beauty Diary and Tony Moly)   So aside from those, any favorite scrubs, masks, treatment, moisturizer etc?
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HALL OF FAMER Chickibum / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Oops Hada Labo is Japanese... I follow Asian Beauty on Reddit so I kind of lump them all together. Also, I forgot one of my most favourite products! lol   Banila co Cl... see post
Do you have a beauty blender color preference?
Do you find that there is a difference between the different colors of beauty blenders? Which do you recommend? Also do you prefer the solid or liquid cleanser, or another cleanser all together? 
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HALL OF FAMER Tamara76 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I've only used the hot pink average sized BB and the little green micro minis and I definitely prefer the solid cleanser.   The pink BBs bleed a little the first few t... see post
Brand Talk: Ardency Inn
Some others and I were talking about Ardency Inn the other day on the WAYWT thread, so I thought I'd start a thread for the brand where you can add swatches, ask questions, and give opinions.
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HALL OF FAMER lovelykatya / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
whaaaatttt!!!! this is soooo frustrating!!! see post
Lower your expectation with Flash 2 Day Shipping... not what they advertise
I was excited to place an order with using the new "Flash-2-Day" service I've purchased, since I needed a new foundation for an event for this weekend.   But to my unpleasant surprise, the so called "promised" delivery date got changed after I placed the order for no reason! That was not what I was expecting and I could have just planned something else if I knew it would arrive late. I followed all the rules, the order was definitely placed before 3 pm (EST) , so I'm not sure why this happened and was very disappointed. Weather was great, so definitely not due to that reason. This beats out the purpose of getting the new Flash 2 Day service and feels like it's not guaranteed even if you follow all the rules.   The worst thing is customer service only replied back with scripted response and said I should have placed the order before 12pm if I wanted it shipped on time. WHAT?! The site clearly said order by 3pm on the advertisement when you click on "Flash 2 Day Shipping" (example: have it arrive on a Friday when you place an order on Wednesday by 3pm)   Even though Flash 2 Day Shipping is only $10 for a year, just lower your expectation. Low price for low commitment on Sephora's end it looks like. Better off buying from the store or else where if you need it fast and on time.
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HALL OF FAMER TheSocialQuota / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Hi Kevin, I received mine in three days. It was picked up by post on Monday last week and I did not receive until Thursday last week. see post
Nars All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation reviews needed.
I realllly want to love the Nars All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation but I think I might have to take it back I have worn it twice with 2 different primers and setting powder and each time within a few hours it is really broken up and moving around.  It is not a horrible foundation but I don't feel like I should keep it if I don't really like it... I'm debating with myself though because I still really want to love it :/ don't know if that makes any sense lol.. What are your thoughts and opinions about this Nars Lumi Foundation? Do you guys think I should take it back? ..  As you can probably tell I'm fighting with myself over this.
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HALL OF FAMER itscarin / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Hmm, I have some samples I got made for me in store and I haven't noticed this problem.  I wore the sample in Miami, where it's a little more humid, although the conditi... see post
How long do you keep your Beauty Blender?
So I know that you are only supposed to keep your BB for 2-3 months before replacing it, but I find it kind of ridiculous to spend close to $100 a year on a sponge. Do you keep your Beauty Blender for longer ? If so, what do you do to extend its life?
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HALL OF FAMER njattana / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I'm trying to be more diligent with the new one so hopefully I can make it last longer this time!        see post
need good exfoliator and make up recommendations
Hi,   I'm 25 years old and have occasional acne breakouts but I also have a lot of blemishes and redness. I'm looking for a good exfoliator and good make up (foundation, press powder, concealer, bb or cc ..etc..) for maximum coverage. I cannot leave the house without putting make up on due to the redness and blemishes. I have combination skin. Too dry after I wash my face and put make up on but gets oily throughout the day. I'm also looking for maximum coverage make up that won't sweat off when I'm in the sun all day (going to Florida in a month and don't want my face "melting" off LOL. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. There are so many different brands out there I can't ever choose.    Thank you,   AZ
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BEAUTY WHIZ KP183 / BEAUTY WHIZ BEAUTY WHIZ / replied
switch to a more gentle cleanser, your cleanser can be really mild it doesn't have to like 'suds up'!! - especially if your really getting a good routine down so like yo... see post
make up forever foundation
Hello my name is sana am from the UK, manchester and unfortunately we dont have make up forever i wish we did, however i wanted to purchase the foundation but i  dont know which colour is right for me i want it to match my natural skin tone. i have asian skin it not too light and not too brown and i use mac matchmasters in shade 4 if it helps and i think am nc35 in mac studio fix fluid. please could u help me get the right shade? 
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HALL OF FAMER njattana / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I'm an NC30 and I'm a MUFE 120 or 125 depending on time of year so I would assume for an NC35 it should be either 127 or 128? That is assuming you're referring to the HD... see post
What are some of the BEST microdermabrasion exfoliating treatments (read)
I just used up what was left of my philosophy microdelivery peel , which, btw, sephora no longer sells. They now only sell the Resurface microdelivery peel which is 30 dollars more! Now, I know its the same thing, and I could drop the 30 extra bills on it, but I want to try and find something equally as awesome.   I want something with less liquid or cream, and more grit, like the philosophy peels. It's very sand like.   I like my exfoliating to feel like my face is going to be ripped off if I make the wrong move lol. I REALLY want to find something like the product I've mentioned above. preferably one not on Sephora, but anywhere else for less than 50 bucks, and more gritty than anything.   I found some 120 grit microdermabrasion crystals for about 12 bucks on amazon, but I want to try and find and actual product first. Thanks, guys! 
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HALL OF FAMER lylysa / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Are you asking myself or the OP? see post
SEPHORA BECOMING A LOT MORE ACCOMODATING TO THIER LOYAL CLIENS :)
 THIS new and AMAZING info I found out abut yesterday,all happened when I called the customer service on the VIB ROUGE concierge phone # to inquire about placing an order. I ended up asking her ( the kind customer service woman named Remy (I believe)  about the KEVYN AUCOIN Sensual skin Foundation and the shades I didn't know I would need..but I then told Remy there are several other KEVYN AUCOIN FOUNDATIONS THAT ARE VERY POPULAR ( one being the liquid airbrush foundation) (the other is the sensual skin foundation)   and the KEVYN AUCOIN PRIMERS that KEVYN AUCOIN sells this,  just not on Sephora) **quit yet **fingers crossed.. Then that I would have rather purchased. She said she would write a formal comment and submit it to the designated department. The 2nd concept or idea I  had spoken to her about  is a product form TATA HARPER called the "HYDRATING FLORAL ESSENCE" right when I was about to order from Sephora and was confused because I could not buy the regular size(the 4.1 ounce size bottle) of it...they only would let me buy bottle (1.7 ounces)  which is twice as small as the regular bottle (4.1 ounces)  <333MY LOVE AND ADMIRATION FOR SEPHORA HAS COME BACK AND I HOPE IT ONTINUNES!!     Now if only Sephora started selling TOM FORD'S BEUATY LINE. Now THAT would be REAL  LOVE haha Now  this picture in the link (if it works lol) makes me want to go to barneys right now ahh I <3 TOM http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=tom+ford+beaut y+traceless+foundation+stick&qpvt=tom+ford+beauty+ ...
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BEAUTY PRO brittybaby88 / BEAUTY PRO BEAUTY PRO / replied
@Greenchill- all I am going to say is NEVER  say never my friend :) see post
MUFE Matt Velvet Plus Versus the New Nars Foundation?
I'm going to be purchasing a new foundation over spring break and was wondering opinions on each of these? They are at the top of my want list but am only going to be purchasing one! I have combination skin but tend to lean towards a matte finish. I'm looking for a foundation specifically to be full coverage.    Thanks in advance! 
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BEAUTY BOSS ErinChristine32 / BEAUTY BOSS BEAUTY BOSS / replied
I hadn't seen hers yet!    Thanks for the input black whiskey! I'm pretty sure I want this one but will have to drop a thing off of my list to get it ;)   see post
Estée Lauder Bronze Goddess
I have fair skin should I purchase the light or medium in the bronze goddess?
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HALL OF FAMER lylysa / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Happy to help! :D see post
will sephora be carrying more of besame cosmetics' products?
I know sephora carries the vanilla powders and the violet powders but I've seen some products on the besame website that look great but shipping to canada is expense.
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HALL OF FAMER lucyshnoosy / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I will definitely keep checking!  :-D see post
Marc Jacobs Lust for. Lacquer Lip Vinyl - Discontinued?
Went to update my loves list with some new MJ items and found that not only is the one gloss I already had on my list gone, but the entire item has disappeared off the site? I can access a link to the colors directly on MJ's beauty website but trying to select any to add to the cart results in a broken link. I Googled around and couldn't find any information on them being pulled -- anyone know anything? The formula wasn't my favorite but there were at least 2 more colors I was itching to try.   Orr should I be holding up hope that this means a new formulation and shade range is on its way since that's what they did for the lipsticks?   (Side note, if they were discontinued no one tell me if they were put on clearance and I missed it, that'll just kill me.)
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HALL OF FAMER beachyt / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I would be down with a packaging change, they were kind of wide for my taste but then all of their products are like that (wider than necessary). I'm hoping it or someth... see post
LaSplash Lippies!!
has anyone tried the LaSplash Lippies?  Such gorgeous colours!!
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BEAUTY BOSS michelle164 / BEAUTY BOSS BEAUTY BOSS / replied
OMG they are amazing !!! The smitten ones wear for hours and hours, plus Harry potter inspired names <3 I just received the Lip Lusters, cant wait to try them out    see post
WELLS FARGO Rewards Credit Card and 5% using the Earn More Mall Savings Program
I didn't know where to post this but with Chic Week coming up - or if you have a Wells Fargo Rewards Credit Card... but the Earn More Mall Rewards Program will earn you 5% back on your WF CC on Sephora purchases.   I am not sure how long they will be offering 5% but I have gotten the 5% rewards on my last two purchases and pray it stays that way until after Chic week.   You have to log into your WF account and access Sephora through the Earn More Mall website if you are ordering online. You can also "Activate" Sephora as one of your retailers so when you shop in store - and use your WF Rewards credit card, you'll still get the 5% points.   I apologize if this is not appropriate for this Board but I hope there are a few others that can take advantage of the Earn More Mall points while they are being offered.  
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BEAUTY BUFF JillyBeanTX / BEAUTY BUFF BEAUTY BUFF / replied
Last week the website was doing updates or something.  Then a few days later it worked again.  I checked in this morning because I am completely out of Tata Harper (whic... see post
Anastasia Beverly Hills new products
Hi! This is my first post... I don't know how it works, I'm an entirely newbie. But I'm searching for some support here, maybe I could find someone that lived my current situation. My english is poor too but I try hard to express myself in the correct way... I'm so upset. I will really appreciate that Anastasia Beverly Hills bring to Sephora her new products (Contour Cream Kit and Liquid Lipsticks) If it happens I will be glad. These items are available exclusively at Macy's and Anastasia's website. Macy's doesn't ship to P.O. Boxes address (that sucks) and the customer service at Anastasia's website is poor. I paid for 2 days shipping and placed my order the past thursday and I still don't have a tracking number. I love how fast and efficient is the Sephora's customer service team and the shipment method. I always buy at Sephora all I can for that reason. I order from here my dipbrow and contour powder kit and another things of the brand. Do you, guys, placed orders at Anastasia Websites? Can you explain me how it works? because I call them, write them and nothing happens. I hope the brand have in mind bring to Sephora its new products...
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HALL OF FAMER guzelkiz / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
You're welcome!   Yes it was a bad experience.  I hope you get what you ordered soon.  I bet it will just arrive unexpectedly like mine did since I didn't get an email... see post
Lunaticks lipsticks
ok, I know Sephora does not sell these. And, I hope everyone is staying FAR AWAY from LimeCrime. But, does anyone know how the Lunaticks lip products fare?  Are they dry, long lasting , moisturizing, good customer service, etc.?
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SPECIAL GUEST vampyr44 / SPECIAL GUEST SPECIAL GUEST / replied
They do!  And I am curious. Rose Shock uses them but she never tells how they feel. Hugs! see post
Nude sample-which is it?
It says 'Omega Cleansing Jelly' but when it's in my bag it says 'Perfect Cleansing Nourishing Oil', so I'm wondering what I'll get.  Has anyone gotten this sample yet?  I'm not interested in the oil, thought I'd try the jelly, which sounds kinda weird, just because it was there.  But now I'm 'invested' in it-I HATE it when I don't get what ordered!  That happened with my last order, when I didn't get the Origins Gin-Zing or the Tatcha oil, but instead got 2 very random samples.  And it's not like Sephora throws in anything extra to make up for it, or even just for good customer service!  I mean, so much for being VIB or Rouge!   Sorry, Sorry.  Didn't mean to go into a rant, but it's 2 in the morning, and it got me annoyed.  Thanks for letting me vent.
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BEAUTY GURU Askenjuri / BEAUTY GURU BEAUTY GURU / replied
Good to know.  Thanks! see post
Would it make sense that if .......
you're a Beauty Insider + VIB..... some samples would be bigger?!  Like the Philosophy moisturizer?  I got the free sample in a tablespoon size container.... so not fair!
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HALL OF FAMER TheSocialQuota / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
It's better than Ulta where you go in store and say no samples. Wha? see post
HAS ANYONE USED/ AND OR STILL USE TATA HARPER'S PRODUCTS??
I Have been wanting to purchase one or two things from The Tata Harper line for a while now but because there is no counter or sephora or department store where they sell it, I have no idea what her products would actually be like in real life BUT from the ingredients and descriptions they seems like my holy grail skimcare. Also the reviews I've seen Realy help pump up the interest. Specifically, I am more intrested in moisturizers such as the reparative and rebuilding moisturizer she sells and also the serum...so if you have tried her stuff (especially the moisturizers/serums) and still continue to do PLS let me know your feedback/ review also if you ended-up purchasing it and used it once and then never used it again ..those are good reasons I'd like to know and def  worth sharing as well!!! Thank you - Britt 😃
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BEAUTY PRO brittybaby88 / BEAUTY PRO BEAUTY PRO / replied
Thanks so much!! I am looking more for reveiws/Info on the tata Harper moisturizers and the serum as well. I know a lot of people use her cleansers which will be part of... see post
Issa toothbrush has anyone tried it ?
I just bought the mini Issa toothbrush and I'm super excited for it but super nervous it's a waste of money.. Has anyone tried it ??
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African Red Tea Cleanser - expired?
I purchased the Ole Henriksen "Unwrap Your Radiance" kit during the December sale which had the African Red Tea cleanser, and only started trying the cleanser a few days ago. I noticed at the bottom there's this strange orangy-yellow buildup? I haven't used it since but I'm unsure if this just needs to be shaken up or could signal something wrong with the cleanser itself? Is anyone familiar with this cleanser? While I had been using it and had not yet noticed this I didn't experience any issues with it but still thought I'd make sure!
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RandeeBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
It is one of my favorite cleansers too! :)  see post
Sunday Riley Soft Focus pressed finishing powder
I used to buy the Sunday Riley soft focus pressed finishing powder from sephora.com alll the time then sadly Sephora stopped selling Sunday Riley's makeup THEN I realized which was even worse that Sunday Riley discontinued the soft focus finishing pressed powder all together and now the brand only carries the loose powder but it's  so different from what the pressed powder formula was like...the pressed powder version just worked on my skin perfectly and I tried the loose powder but it's not close to what the pressed powder version was like. Before the company discontinued the product I tries to stock up and get as many as I could. Now that it's discontinued I have tried to find this product everywhere possible even eBay but I haven't had any luck.. Does anyone know where I can still buy this product?! I can't even find anything that is similar..Is there any websites that sell discontinued products that I don't know about? PLEASE HELP :/ any info or suggestions would be greatlyyyy appreciated!!!!
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HALL OF FAMER ballerinagrl / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Dear Brittybaby, It is currently available on cult beauty dot com, which has free worldwide shipping :) see post
Face
Anyone know any good products to get rid of blackheads?
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laurabt BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi meowers, Check out the GLAMGLOW SUPERMUD™ CLEARING TREATMENT mask. The mud draws out dirt and congestion diminishing blackheads and smoothing skin texture! :) -La... see post
Tom ford lipstick or nars audacious?
I am looking to treat myself to a luxury lipstick and can't decide between Tom Ford or Audacious? I have yet to try either brand. Any advice? 
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IT GIRL nikki00003 / IT GIRL IT GIRL / replied
They are all just so pretty! It's definitely hard to choose just one!! I'm mainly using MAC right now so I'm looking forward to having a bunch of new brands/formulas to ... see post
Your Sephora Dollars at Work: Renovations thread
If anyone hasn't noticed, at least here in the Bay Area, some Sephoras are going through renovations. Predominately these locations are in outdoor malls.  Let's put a list of renovating Sephoras here to have others know if there are any product limitations or smaller stores. It hasn't affected my shopping experience though.  Jenn's observations:  Walnut Creek, CA Broadway Plaza  San Francisco, CA Powell St- temporarily moved to SF Westfield Mall  
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IT GIRL HannahLorick / IT GIRL IT GIRL / replied
The Sephora in the Prudential Center in Boston is also undergoing renovations. It's just moved a little ways down in the mall. see post