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kateye7
Elizabeth and James Solid Parfume - What are the ingredients??
I just saw the new perfume which I love! How ever I am trying to avoid particular ingredients such as Petroleum. Does anyone know the ingredients? The page does not have it posted which is a bummer.
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sincerelyj
HELP! (ABOUT RETURN POLICY)
I lost the receipt for my recent purchase of the Naked 2 Palette, and after using it for barely a week one of the shade COMPLETELY chipped off and is everywhere over the palette. Unfortunately, I lost my receipt for it and I wanted to exchange for another palette. Is there anyway I could make a return without a receipt?
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TrysBeautyItems
HALL OF FAMER TrysBeautyItems / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
You can always make a return/exchange without receipt - just have an ID with you. If purchased online, just print out the order. At the bottom of the page, click custome... see post
StephaniLynn
Clarisonic Vs. Olay Pro X
I'm currently using the Olay Pro X face cleansing brush because it was only $15 on sale. I've wanted a Clarisonic for the longest time but can't settle on one. I've been on the edge of getting one for months. But I also don't want to buy one and it be the same quality as my Olay.   Is the Clarisonic better than the Olay? Is it worth the splurge? /.\ I can't decide and I've done so much research over the last few months!
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TrysBeautyItems
HALL OF FAMER TrysBeautyItems / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I have both. The Olay is harsh and just rotates, the Clarisonic (first with sonic technology) has brush heads for every skin type and brush heads move differently - move... see post
makeupobesessed
help me identify these missha samples please?
I received some samples from Missha which are unidentifiable to me.  Can anyone tell me what is what?  I also got a few more but they clearly said face wash in English.  I see one says serum, but any  mor einfo on it?  Thanks!
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Yuumei
BEAUTY GURU Yuumei / BEAUTY GURU BEAUTY GURU / replied
The bottle shaped sample is definitely Geum Sul First Essence Booster … it is a serum and I use this daily and love it :)   see post
makeupandroses
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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MHBelle
Twice bleached platinum blonde hair and am now lost in a sea of products.
I have read every article on how to treat, shampoo, condition, etc.. bleached platinum blonde hair and am now lost in a sea of products. I have processed my short hair twice in the last 4 or 5 months. While I am lucky that my hair is fairly healthy, it is obvious that the ends of my hair have weakened (I notice tiny white/blonde hairs on my shirt after I blow dry and style). So there is definite breakage going on. I really want Davines products but they have to be ordered online and so on.. Need something pronto before my cool beige hair loses its coolness before Christmas.
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marthayork2000
marthayork2000 / NEWCOMER / replied
I've bleached my hair almost 20 times! Sometimes 2 times in one day. Still almost no damage to it. I just religiously use Aussie 3 Minute Miracle deep conditioner and le... see post
etscore1
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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mollybb
BEAUTY MASTER mollybb / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
It can't be that difficult to implement right? Every other message board has them. see post
filocullen
HELP ME TO SPOT IF MY CLARISONIC LUXE CLARSONIC IS FAKE
Hello, I got a Luxe Cashemere brush as a gift, but I'm suspecting it could be a fake, cause in the other Clarisonic brushes i own there are a clock icon and a number in the center on the back of the brush, while on this, I can't see any clock symbol and the number is on the outern circle and not in the center. Since this is the first Luxe brush I got, I can't compare it, so can you help me and check out yours?thanks so much
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fluffymuha
HALL OF FAMER fluffymuha / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
My Luxe brushhead is straight from Sephora, and it has nothing in the centre, but a number on the outer circle. Hope that helps! see post
theoldfrenchbee
return policy on items bought with discount?
So I bought two items recently on the American Sephora website and used the $15 off when you spend $50 coupon discount thingy that was emailed to beauty insiders. I'm wondering if I'll be able to exchange one item in a Canadian Sephora (in stores) for another item of the exact price without paying anything extra, even though both products are a few dollars more expensive in Canada (in the US, both items are $32, but in Canada, the same items are C$38) and I used the $15 off coupon.   Basically wondering if I can make a dollar for dollar exchange without paying extra (since they're both the same price, but one was bought at a cheaper price from the US) or any added complications.    If it helps the product that I have is the Benefit How To Look The Best At Everything (which, again, was bought on the US Sephora website for $32), and the product I want to exchange it with is the Benefit Primping With The Stars ($32 in the US, $38 in Canada).   Thanks!
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AshleyJ21
IT GIRL AshleyJ21 / IT GIRL IT GIRL / replied
You can return items bought in an American sephora in Canada, I have. see post
gmoss90
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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LaOread
BEAUTY BUFF LaOread / BEAUTY BUFF BEAUTY BUFF / 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
guzelkiz
My First Impressions of GlamGlow's Thirsty Cleanse
I received my samples from GlamGlow yesterday and was really itching to try the cleanser. I just used the Thirsty Cleanse so I wanted to share what I think.    First of all I must say that I absolutely HATE the Thirsty Mud Mask. I cannot stand the smell. This cleanser doesn't small as strong (and since I only had it on for a short time and than washed it off that makes a difference).   The way you use this cleanser is that you apply it directly to your dry face, massage it in, and add a bit of water for it to emulsify. You massage that it and than wash your face completely. I don't really like some of the cleansers out there that have this method because I feel like I have to rub my face raw to get it to turn the way it's supposed to. But this one is much faster. It works very quickly.    After I washed it off my skin does feel very refreshed and hydrated. I actually really like the way it feels and I bet after using this sample I would totally buy the full size. I can't give a true "review" since this was just a 1 foil sample I was sent (they also sent me 1 packet of Super Cleanse but I will pass that to a friend).    I just thought I'd share my humble first thoughts on this product
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Gamingangel
BEAUTY WHIZ Gamingangel / BEAUTY WHIZ BEAUTY WHIZ / replied
I bought the supermud cleanser and have used it twice and it feels amazing! It is difficult to get it to lather though. The bottleis massive and it should last along t... see post
IRISHQUEEN
Turnaround Overnight Radiance Moisturizer / Repairwear Intensive Night Cream Very Dry Skin Form.
Hey guy's! Do you think either 1 of these would be safe for me to use at night being I am using the Clinique Redness Line know?   I was thinking on rotating this w/ the Redness Solutions Moisturizer at night b/c I have to treat wrinkles too (sad eye's, lol).   I used to use the Turnaround Radiance for years, but when I ran out I got the NUDE sleeping mask. Friend to avoid triggers but still treat lines, wrinkles, scars, and get some good yet gentle skin cell turnover going on here .   Which do you guy's think would be best / & or do u think it would be cool at all being I am using the redness line?   Thanks!
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IRISHQUEEN
BEAUTY MASTER IRISHQUEEN / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
The whole Clinique Redness line made your skin raw? Goodness. I sometimes use (started spacing it out) the FAB Radiance Pad's, Red Clay Deep Cleanse, & the Exfoliate. It... see post
BellaKroll2
korres greek yoghurt
Ive been eyeing the korres greek yoghurt line for my very sensitive acne prone skin. I saw the 3 in 1 cleansing and toning wash and then there is a travel set which comes with the creamy face wash. However, I dont see a full size  creamy face wash listed anywhere as a full size. Is the creamy wash the same thing as the 3 in 1 cleansing and toning wash? Im trying to figure out whether to get the trial set or to go with the full sizes seperately. Thanks for the help!
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IRISHQUEEN
BEAUTY MASTER IRISHQUEEN / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
Hi .   SO sorry for what you are going through, sensitive, reactive & red skin is a horrible thing to deal with. Trust I know. Mine seems like it just popped up over ... see post
kssweetheart
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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jozkid
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
Aengus
How to i leave a review for a particular store?
lylysa
HALL OF FAMER lylysa / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I believe receipts have information regarding feedback or reviews for a shopping experience in a particular location.   If you haven't made a purchase but wish to shar... see post
keepra
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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TheSocialQuota
BEAUTY GURU TheSocialQuota / BEAUTY GURU BEAUTY GURU / replied
This is the first forum I've been to without "stickies". see post
Hellvetica
Cheaper to Buy Less?
Today I noticed two products where it is actually cheaper to buy the smaller product size than the larger version. Normally the more you buy the more you save, but I wonder if I am missing something? ( Canadian Prices ) Is this to get rid of old packaging or is it simply the way they are priced?   1st is Fab Radiance Pads. • 28 for $14 = $0.50/pad • 60 for $37 = $0.61/pad   2nd is Miracle Worker by Philosophy • 0.5 oz for $5 = $10/ounce • 2.0 oz for $74 = $37/ounce
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almostyou
HALL OF FAMER almostyou / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Yeah, the U.S. pricing has always been $14 and $30. It's bizarre that the price was raised for one size and not the other for Canadians. But it's good that they can at l... see post
missvko
Hi everyone!
I's my first time on here and I'm wondering if any of you can help me choose a skin care gift set for my mom.She is looking for something that will reaffirm her skin. What do you guys recommend?  
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ballerinagrl
BEAUTY MASTER ballerinagrl / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
Mainstream Premium Beauty companies all have wonderful Christmas skincare sets on sale, and there are some good deals to be found if you shop around. Take a look at Lanc... see post
shadetertiary
What do you do with products you hate?
Use them?  Burn them?  Gift them?  Return them? I tend to try to force myself to use up products that just don't work for me, whether it's a bad lip shade, a sad tube of mascara, or even a foil I just don't like.  I was thinking the other day that I should probably learn to toss things and move on, since I have plenty of things around that I love and should get my attention! How do you handle it when you try a product and you aren't impressed?  Does it vary based on where you bought it or how much you paid?  I'd love to see how others think about this!
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callmefafi
BEAUTY GURU callmefafi / BEAUTY GURU BEAUTY GURU / replied
Everyone wants that one product that is going to do it all and have it done by the time we wake up the next morning.  I'm still on the hunt for it myself...LOL! But, whi... see post
shaniceee
Skin IQ Foundations
Will Sephora be adding more foundation choices for the different Skin IQ numbers? The results I get are more high end and doesn't cover foundations from brands like MakeUp Forever and Bare Minerals, which I would be more interested in.   I got a number of 1R06.
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shaniceee
BEAUTY PRO shaniceee / BEAUTY PRO BEAUTY PRO / replied
I will have to try that! Thank you! see post
VintageCamellia
How to use stick highlighter?
I got a sample of the Benefit Watt's Up highlighter and I don't know how to use it. I would dot it in place that I wanted highlighted and blend it out but how would I use it without disturbing the face makeup I already have on? 
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guzelkiz
HALL OF FAMER guzelkiz / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Well I don't apply it with a brush. I dab my finger on it to get the product and then apply my finger to my face. I'd always wary of applying the stick directly to my fa... see post
EvelynShops
Please Stop Posting The Same Question In Multiple Threads
You only have to do it once. We all see it. I promise.
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makeupandroses
BEAUTY WHIZ makeupandroses / BEAUTY WHIZ BEAUTY WHIZ / replied
It's just like when you start a new job. You think everyone is picking on you and rude, but then you get seniority and you find yourself doing it, but you realize there ... see post
steluz
Missing points?
I made an in store purchase and my points haven't showed up yet.... how long does it long does it take for points to show up when you make a store purchase? !
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MissPain
BEAUTY PRO MissPain / BEAUTY PRO BEAUTY PRO / replied
Points should show up within 24 hours of your purchase. Try contacting CS. see post
spacesuit
Are Sephora locations getting rid of the clearance section?
I stopped by a physical Sephora for the first time in over a month and noticed that everything had been rearranged and there was no sale section anymore. The same thing happened with the JC Penney Sephora at the same mall.   Have any of you noticed this happening in your local stores as well? I know the ones near me have a problem with people opening and going through the sale merchandise so this might be in response to that.         [edit - mods can you please move this out of the acne section, I forgot to select a board to post on]
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annypoo
HALL OF FAMER annypoo / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
My SiJCP still has a clearance section. The free standing Sephora I use to live near still had a clearance section when I was still there in early summer. The free stand... see post
chezni615
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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sammiebaby
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
mieng7
My order has marked as delivery but I am not receiving its what happen to that
butterblume
HALL OF FAMER butterblume / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Contact Sephora's customer service line, or hopefully a mod here should PM you. see post
SiteNo8
Dermalogica
Dermalogica's Power-Bright is quickly becoming my skin's new best friend. Would love if I could buy it at Sephora!
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DTalksAll
HALL OF FAMER DTalksAll / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I think that's because a lot of Nordstroms have spas and have skincare consultants  see post
fluffymuha
Price Adjustment Thread
There were a few times where I was shopping in a Sephora and noticed that the in-store prices on some products did not reflect the online prices. This seemed particularly wrong to me, as people who are shopping online were unknowingly paying more for their product, and vice versa. I don't know if this ever happened in the States, but I'm sure it has.    I've gotten a mod to help me with the price adjustments on a few products already, but I thought it'd be great if everybody out there keeps an eye out for price discrepancies, and posts them here in the hopes of getting a mod to look into it for us.
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myusername
BEAUTY BOSS myusername / BEAUTY BOSS BEAUTY BOSS / replied
Only one I've noticed so far is the b&b surf spray. The smaller bottle is $18 online but $15.50 in-store :S see post
klcg
Product Suggestion
Sephora - I would love to see a CC cream sampler - deluxe sized samples. So far I have tried the Smashbox and Clinique CCs but would love to try more!
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teawithfrodo
SCENE QUEEN teawithfrodo / SCENE QUEEN SCENE QUEEN / replied
ooh, I'd love that too.  see post
crflh
jurlique purely bright radiance serum
I received a sample in my recent order of jurlique purely bright radiance serum , and i loved it. I went to look for this online to purchase the full size and i can't seem to find it. I only see jurlique purely bright treatment serum,  is this the same serum or is the radiance serum just out of stock?   Thanks so much!
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fluffymuha
HALL OF FAMER fluffymuha / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I read in one of the reviews that at some point they took it off the shelves and brought it back soon after :) So that's probably the reason for the name change! see post