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Empties - V2

Seeing product empties is so satisfying 🙂

 

Post your weekly, monthly, quarterly, whenever-ly empties and let us know how you felt about them!

 

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Previous Empties thread:

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Re: Empties - 2019

Great idea, @emaisgr8 !

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@scott1201  I’m always impressed when someone finishes a FS Laneige lip mask. How long did that take you? I’m maybe 1/3 done with mine and I’ve had it for a year. 😄 

 

I store my empties in a paper Bloomingdales “little brown bag.” I usually mark (with a Sharpie) the backs of things I either hate or don’t like enough to repurchase. I don’t really need to mark the hated items because their crimes are often etched in my brain; the second I see them, I remember how/why they offended me. 😄 It’s the mostly-dislikes/don’t-like-enoughs I sometimes forget about. I’ve even jotted very brief notes on the backs of those empties, like “dislike: too drying” or “just ok, not worth $.” 

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Haha, I agree in the hate it/dislikes front! 

 

Also, for the Laneige, it’s basically, literally, the only lip balm I use now! I work from home so I can go into the bathroom and use it when I need a refresh of moisture. Also I’ve got some super dry lips! @WinglessOne 

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"Their crimes are often etched in my brain"- I laughed out loud with this. Isn't this the truth!! 😄😄

@WinglessOne 

Re: Empties - 2019

Hi @scott1201 ,

 

I love the Laneige Sleeping Mask and feel so sad when I finish a dry shampoo. I feel like I am always buying a new one. 

 

Best Wishes,

 

Janean

 

great job @scott1201 getting they that lip mask!! dedicat...

great job @scott1201 getting they that lip mask!! dedication girl

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Thank you, @lmaster !

Re: Empties - 2019

@scott1201  Aw I feel you.  I let too much time pass between when I finish products and when I try to remember if I liked them.   I decided this time that whether or not I repurchased something was the best indicator that something was truly good.   

I just store my empties in my closet hanging on a hook in a cotton Sephora tote bag.  🤷‍♀️  They’re out of the way.  

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I love the idea of segmenting them out based on if you’d repurchase, that makes sense! It’s so hard, especially with sheet masks, since we use so many. It takes an outstanding mask for me to remember it in the future. Right now I’m storing my empties under the sink in an old GWP bag but I need something bigger

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@scott1201   Masks are hard unless you go back and sift through the masking thread but usually If it made an impact I’ll remember.  

Are you thinking a Rubbermaid bin or something? Haha, or one of those giant blue ikea bags?  I’m already overwhelmed by the amount of stuff the cotton Sephora totes hold.  

You could try sorting masks in two little bags.  One of loves and one of everything else.  Just an idea. 

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THEse were my empties from last month.  The items in the last photo I repurchased.  

Re: Empties - 2019

@heartsmyface I am so impressed! Great job on all of your empties!

 

Best,
Rebecca

Re: Empties - 2019

Hi @heartsmyface ,

 

This is an amazing set of empties!  You did so well with the empties.

 

Best Wishes,

 

Janean

RE: Empties - 2019

October empties! 🎃🍂🖤

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Hi @cindyvonlovely ,

 

I have been meaning to try the Ordinary 2% Saliycilic Acid. Seems very effective. 

 

Great set of empties! 

 

Best Wishes,

 

Janean

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@cindyvonlovely  love the blanket. 

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This is such a great post! I love the Moroccanoil Moroccanoil Treatment 1.7 oz/ 50 mL for my dry hair. It makes it nice and shiny. <333

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Hi @cindyvonlovely,

 

Great empties. The blanket underneath is so cute too!

 

Best,
Rebecca

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So I never post empties. The only stuff I ever finish is skincare and shower products. These are all loves. Paula's Choice Clear pore normalising cleanser, and Clear anti redness exfoliating solution (this is 2% bha). Also Paula's Choice 8% aha gel. I'm a big fan of these products and have repurchased a couple times now. They've made a huge difference in my acne and overall skin clarity. And last a pretty much lifetime favorite, Molton Brown Pink Pepper body wash. I always complain about it being expensive but a bottle lasts a good 6 months if you lather it up with a shower pouf. I literally get out of the shower and find myself sniffing my arm randomly, it just smells SO good. I highly recommend all of these.20191015_200357.jpg

 

Re: Empties - 2019

@sprocketta Thanks for posting your empties! I love reading what you think 🙂

 

Best,
Rebecca

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@RebeccaBT Sometimes I wonder i blab too much in my reviews, so I'm glad to hear it's appreciated 🙂

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