Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Oil Review

Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Oil

Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Oil ($27) is one of those simple and effective cleansing oils that does not have fragrance and is created with a natural oil-like ingredient from the Castor Bean Plan.

I’m always terribly surprised when folks, especially oily skin ones, shy away from cleansing oils. Believe me they really should be a stable in your makeup removal regime as they do an excellent job of completely eliminating makeup and no, they do NOT make your face oily! Makeup god’s honest truth!


SNP Roll On Skincare Solutions Featuring Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, and the Evil Queen

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Disney fans might want to check out some of the SNP Don’t Worry Roll On Skincare Solutions as they feature cutesy images of the Evil Queen, Sleeping Beauty, and Cinderella.

Disney is so huge right now in Asian releases with DHC and Etude House releasing Minnie, Alice in Wonderland, and Daisy Duck printed skincare and even here in the US we are seeing Snow White and Ariel gracing cute makeup and makeup bag collections!

What do you think of Disney infiltrating your makeup world?


Etude House Wonder Pore Freshner Review

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My Etude House Wonder Pore Freshner review is a long time coming as I’m already on my third bottle of this stuff and still have yet to feature it on Musings.

According to Etude House in provides not 1, not 2, not even 5 functions but it’s actually a 10 in 1 ultra pore solution! I feel like I need to beat on a drum and run in circles now or something!

Of course, it’s simply a toner but the promised 10 in 1 formulation sure does get me excited.


Boscia Konjac Cleansing Sponge With Deep Hydration Clay for Fall 2014

Boscia Konjac Cleansing Sponge With Deep Hydration Clay

Love the Boscia Konja Sponge? The new Boscia Konjac Cleansing Sponge With Deep Hydration Clay is available at if you have drier skin! This new sponge brings extra hydration to the table and just in time for the upcoming cooler weather too!


Maybelline Clean Express Miracle Water Review

Maybelline Clean Express Miracle Water

Maybelline Crean Express Miracle Water is exclusive to Japan but we do have a fair few of the Clean Express products here in the US in a similar formulation. A few years ago we had a rather big Cleansing Water crazy going on here in the US with major players like NARS and MAC creating their own varations of cleansing water but the trend died out rather quickly.

Cleansing water is definitely the lazy girl or guy’s guide to quickie makeup removal on the go. For a long time I was a mega fan of Mandom’s formula especially when I got home late and just didn’t want to sit down and do my massive nightly skincare regime. Cleansing waters are just so great for quickie makeup removal so you can get to bed super fast. Or even you’re one for double cleansing they are great for removing a majority of makeup and you can of course, follow up with another cleanser to remove the rest of the gunk and makeup they may have missed because lord knows most formulas don’t always get every single last bit of makeup from your face!

A few years ago Maybelline unleashed their Cleansing Express products on the world and one of the items in that release was the Maybelline Clean Express The Flash Clean Makeup Removing Lotion. It isn’t quite the same as this Maybelline Clean Express Miracle Water but if you’re interested in trying it out, it is more readily available at drugstores versus waiting for airmail, online shopping, etc…