Saturday, 3 January 2015

December Empties

Well, I was hoping to finish 2014 with a bang, but I really didn't empty many products in the month of December. Let me show you.



Ciencia8 Collagen8- This is my second bottle that I have used. The serum is so moisturizing and feels incredible on. My skin seems to love it, since using has become baby soft and almost blemish free!
Repurchase? I am using my last Collagen8. I would buy again, but alas I can't justify spending so much on skincare :'(

Haus of Gloi "Imp" perfume sample- I just love perfume samples, such a great way to test perfumes. I think you often need more than one use to determine if a perfume is for you or not. Haus of Gloi is a favourite among many indie perfume oil lovers.
Repurchase? No. Nice, but not a must have.

Virus Insanity "Jasper" Eye Shadow- I finished a sample of this eye shadow, which lasted many uses. You can see me wearing it here.
Repurchase? Although "Jasper" is a colour I really like, I have others like it, so really don't need a full size.

Ciencia8 Vitamin8- I'm always on the look out for a product that promises to rid my skin of pigmentation. Not many deliver results.
Repurchase? Once I got to the last drop of this light cream, I panicked a little. Why? Because I was seeing results!


This photo was taken almost 4 months ago

 This photo was only taken days ago
I would love to buy again, but as with this range, I can't really afford it, when having to replace product every month.

Haus of Gloi "Litchi Milk"- Another sample perfume oil finished, I'm slowly getting through them!
Repurchase? No. Surprisingly, I didn't like this popular fragrance.

Select Clear Zinc Sunscreen- Using sunscreen is a staple in my skincare routine. I now opt for a zinc based sunscreen, rather than a chemical one.
Repurchase? This no frills sunscreen is one that initially I didn't like the feel of, because it is rather thick on my skin. But, in saying that, my skin didn't have a problem with the consistency at all. I have other sunscreen on hand, but would consider buying again in future.

Ophelia MakeUp Rounds- These cotton pads are from Aldi. Cheap and do the job.
Repurchase? Definitely!

FCUK Her- Hmmm, that reads a little rude doesn't it!! lol. Anyway, a cheap perfume that I have been using for some time. I also have some other perfumes from this funky brand. 
Repurchase? Liked the scent a lot, but wasn't upset that I had finished the bottle (which I hate the design of!) So, I don't feel the need to buy another.

How did you go in the month of December? If you've published an empties blog post, please link it in the comments. I love reading these types of posts :)



6 comments:

  1. Awesome work, I'm especially impressed that you got through that perfume!

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    1. Thanks, hun. I am actually sad that I finished the Ciencia8 products :(

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  2. You did well, December is such a busy month it can be so hard to even think about the empties! Great results on your skin! Happy New Year lovely! xx

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    1. Happy New Year to you, too, Candy! I read your empties post, you did quite well, yourself xx

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  3. I love the Haus Litchi Milk lotion but don't know if I'd like it as a perfume either. I hate the design of that FCUK perfume too, I find it really hard to push down on

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    1. After reading so many raves over Litchi Milk, I was surprised that it just wasn't for me. Thank goodness for samples! LOL. I know what you mean about trying to spray those FCUK perfume bottles, they can be such a pain. I wish they'd change them, because the fragrances are actually quite good :)

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