Empties for Fall 2015

I have no makeup empties this quarter! Aaaargh!

Also, I really need to start taking pictures of my products before I use them and they get all grody. Seriously. No one wants to see the mangled Body Shop Body Polish tube I used up!

Here is my list of empties for Fall 2015 (Sept., Oct., and Nov.). All prices are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise specified.

Andalou Naturals Argan & Sweet Orange Moisture Rich Stem Cells Conditioner. I bought this on sale for $7.99 at Well.ca, after I noticed that I was getting a thinning spot on my scalp. Shortly after, I also developed postpartum hair loss, which is just great. (My hair is currently half the thickness it used to be, and I’m anticipating hair growth to return in the form of a mullet.) Now, the Stem Cells claim in this conditioner is pretty much nonsense, because dead fruit stem cells in your hair products aren’t going to make your human hair regrow. That’s ridiculous. I really like the shampoo in this line, but the conditioner is just average. I don’t find that it does anything particularly well or badly, though it does smell nice. One complaint is that it is really, really thick and is hard to squeeze through the small hole in the cap. I wouldn’t repurchase this.

Andalou Naturals Argan & Sweet Orange Moisture Rich Stem Cells Conditioner
Image: iherb.com

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Etude House Play Nail in Tea Champagne

Etude House โ€” Tea Champagne (Play Nail) Swatch & Review

Collection: Etude House 2015 Spring/Summer, Afternoon Tea

This summer, I thought I’d try out my first South Korean nail polishes, and chose to start with the popular Seoul-based brand Etude House. I purchased mine on sale for just under US$4 each at Cosmetic Love (referral link).

I picked up three polishes from two of their recent Play Nail collections:

Etude House Play Nail group
Etude House Play Nail in Ultra Mercury, Fake Emerald, & Tea Champagne

Today’s review is for Tea Champagne (374), from their Spring collection, Afternoon Tea. It’s a cute beige polish with warm golden shimmer.

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