Archive: Face

A total dud… Komenuka Bijin’s Makeup Remover

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I tried this product, based on this review below:

Product Description
All-Natural and fragrance-free, Komenuka Bijin’s Makeup Remover gently removes makeup and cleans pores. Vitamins A, B1, and B2 rejuvenate your skin while removing makeup, and aloe helps make your skin truly healthy.Fragrance-free, Komenuka Bijin’s Makeup Remover gently removes makeup and cleans pores. Vitamins A, B1, and B2 rejuvenate your skin while removing makeup, and aloe helps make your skin truly healthy. If you’re looking for a safe, all-natural, and effective anti-aging regimen you’ve found it in rice bran – a centuries old beauty regimen and the secret of the ageless Japanese complexion.

Benefit from the miracle that’s been around for centuries!

The Japanese have known for generations that the potent vitamins and antioxidants in rice cleanse, tone, tighten, and regenerate softer and suppler skin. Now it’s available in a highly concentrated unscented formula, along with other pure and all natural ingredients. No other product are available, at any price, with such a high amount of potent ingredients and no chemicals or artificial fillers. You’ll use less and see visible results sooner than other more expensive products.

TrueRenu does the searching – and researching – for you. We look for hard to find, hard working products that do what they promise, and we bring them to you with detailed descriptions. We like Komenuka Bijin for its high amounts of antioxidant rich rice bran, and other natural ingredients. Because the active ingredient is so dominant, you’ll see the benefits sooner – and use less.

Product Size: Net Weight: 100g, or about 3.5 ounces.

But let me tell you, I thought this product STUNK. It’s a makeup remover, shouldn’t it remove makeup? I wear black eyeliner at times, and this remover wouldn’t remove the liner. It left me with makeup still on my face, and I was extremely frustrated. The two times I tried this product, I had to finish with another face wash – just to get the eye makeup off! Not to mention this product left a slimy film on my face. It wasn’t a good product at all, and I’m not going to tell you where you can buy it – cause it costs $36! If you’re looking for a makeup remover like I was – stick with the always amazing Lancome’s Double-Action Eye Makeup Remover.

A product that lives up to it’s name, PERFECT!

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This product really took me by surprise!  I get a lot of samples sent to me, and rarely do I find a product that really amazes me.  Like – how could I not have known about this before – products.  I have seen this product before, but I never actually made the jump to buy it.  But when it was sent to me, I thought – now I can try it out, and see if I like it! Let me just say – that had I known how great this product was earlier, it would have saved me so many foundation mistakes.  This is a miracle product, I’m not even joking.

It’s colored like a foundation – but it doesn’t go on like a foundation. It goes on like a moisturizer that turns into a smooth powder once it sets! My skin felt amazing! Soft, and glowing! All of my redness was gone! My sun spots were covered! My favorite part? It makes your pores disappear! I mean honestly! It’s like someone painted my face with fairy dust! :) Okay, getting out of control here…but really, it is amazing!! I wish I had some to give away, I really think every woman should try it!

  • Skin tones are improved and softened to reveal an even and smooth complexion.
  • Skin imperfections like enlarged pores, fine lines and wrinkles are disguised.
  • Vitamins A & E repair and protect skin from future damage.
  • Redness is reduced.
  • Alpha Lipoic Acids fight aging.
  • Skin hydration is maintained by locking in moisture.

Skin Perfection Gel by Perfekt Beauty is a multitasking all-in-one vitamin enriched, sweat-resistant and water-resistant skin perfector.

Glides on effortlessly to instantly improve skin tone, reduce redness, and help minimize the appearance of enlarged pores and fine lines. Enriched with powerful antioxidants including the universal antioxidant alpha lipoic acid, and vitamins A and E to help repair, protect, and fight future environmental skin damage, this lightweight gel helps maintain hydration leaving the skin with a healthy, even glow by locking in moisture and absorbing excess skin oils. And the best part? You can take this handy size with you anywhere. Oil Free. Fragrance-free. Paraben-free.

$57.00 – BUY IT HERE!

I’m falling in love with Caudalie!

I have tried a couple Caudalie products in the past, and I’ve really liked them! One of my favorites, was always staring at me at the Sephora counter – and I finally broke down and bought it. That was Caudalie’s Beauty Elixir. I loved that product so much, I blew through it in a flash! (Read my review on that product here)

I recently had the absolute PLEASURE of trying two more Caudalie products, and I have to say – they’re slowing becoming a must-have brand for me! They just don’t make a bad product!

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Instant Foaming Cleanser

This gentle cleanser transforms into an airy mousse for delightful soap-free cleansing. Skin is left fresh and clear, but never stripped.

I love this cleanser! It’s just so light and perfect! It leaves my skin so healthy – clean – and radiant! Try it!

• Who is it for?

For all skin types, even the most sensitive.

• Ingredients

extracts of grape
sage
camomile…

• When? How?

Apply to damp skin in the morning and evening. Massage in with circular movements, then rinse with warm water. For dry skin, mix with Gentle Cleanser.

• Tips from your Vinotherapist

Mix Instant Foaming Cleanser Fleur de Vigne with the Gentle Buffing Cream for an extremely gentle exfoliation with an exceptionally rich texture.

$26.00 – BUY IT HERE!

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Gentle Buffing Cream

This rich scrub eliminates impurities, dead skin cells and excess oil while stimulating cellular renewal. Your complexion’s radiance is gently restored and your skin is soft and clean.

This product is awesome! I use it about once a week, usually after a long week of work.  I love how it makes my skin feel, and I can really see a huge difference in the surface of my skin.  It’s a great product to have on hand to help give your skin a much-needed jump start!

• Who is it for?

All skin types, even the most sensitive.

• Ingredients

grape-seed oil
jojoba microbeads
honey
plant cellulose
liquorice, essential oils of sweet lime and sandal wood
extracts of coriander, limette, lemon, guaiac wood, sweet orange, vetiver, sandal wood and lavandin…

• When? How?

On cleansed face, neck and décolleté once or twice a week using gentle circular movements. Rinse with warm water.

• Tips from your Vinotherapist

For easy cleansing and exfoliation in one, mix with your cleanser; Instant Foaming Cleanser for normal to combination skin, Gentle Cleanser for normal to dry skin.

$35.00 – BUY IT HERE!

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Planet Beauty is a retail chain of beauty boutiques throughout California providing a unique selection of skincare and hair care products as well as salon services to meet every beauty need, while ensuring excellent customer service through product knowledge and hands on training for all its dedicated employees. Since the first store opened in 1992, Planet Beauty boutiques have drawn a cult following of gorgeously groomed shoppers as well as numerous celebrities including Hilary Duff, Megan Fox, Mena Suvari, Miley Cyrus, Steve Carell and more.” Make Her Up LOVES Planet Beauty, and loves shopping on their website. If you haven’t checked them out yet, now’s the time!


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