Product Empties #1

product empties loreal the body shop garnier demert and sweet almond oil

I go through beauty products very slowly so being able to share with you all my first empties post is very exciting! It also gives me an excuse to shop. I tend to go through skincare products a lot faster than makeup products so that explains the absence of makeup in this post.

L'Oreal Hydrafresh Toner: I purchased this toner because I ran out of my body shop toner. It claims it is alcohol free but it does contain alcohol. It doesn't dry out my skin which is a huge plus but this toner didn't wow me. If you have dry skin you may want to give this one a try because it isn't drying like most toners. Would I repurchase? No.
DeMert Nail Enamel Dryer: This is a must have for me. After I apply my nail polish I shake the bottle then spray it over my nails. It helps your nail polish dry much faster than just letting it air dry. Plus it's super affordable, I bought the small size for about $2 and Ive seen the full size at Walgreens for about $5. You'll love this if you want to do your nails but find yourself not having enough time to wait for it to dry. Would I repurchase? Yes! This has become a staple and I'll be buying the full size spray.
De La Cruz Sweet Almond Oil: This year I've been using facial oils to moisturize. I like that they are natural, very affordable, super moisturizing, and they leave my skin looking radiant. I purchased this at Walgreens for about $3 and it lasted me about 3 months. It would have lasted me longer if I only used it as a facial moisturizer. I like to use on my hair, facial moisturizer, body moisturizer and its great for massages. I love the nutty scent of it, it's such a relaxing scent. Another thing to know about this is that most oils have a short shelf life, I believe Sweet Almond oil's shelf life is about 6 months. It is important to store it in a dark place like in a cabinet. Would I repurchase? Yes and I'm halfway done with my second bottle.
Garnier Skin Renew Clinical Dark Spot Corrector: I struggled with cystic acne last year and when I finally got it under control I wanted to get rid of the ugly red scars it left behind. This was a huge lifesaver for me, I was very skeptical about this product because of the mixed reviews but I began to see results after one month. I only used this once a day in the morning and it lasted me approximately 3 months. If you use it twice a day as recommended it'll will probably last you a little more than a month. It helped fade most of my acne scars now I only have a few stubborn ones left on my cheeks. I purchased it at Walmart for approximately $15. Would I repurchase? Yes!
The Body Shop Tea Tree Skin Clearing  Toner: I purchased this at the body shop when they had a buy 2 get 1 free sale. It definitely helped with my breakouts and my skin felt a lot cleaner after using it. One downside is that it is very drying- just make sure to moisturize after you use this toner. Would I repurchase? Yes and I'm planning on trying more products from the tea tree line.

Have you tried these products before and if so what are your thoughts?
What are your empties?


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