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Shopping My Beauty Samples

Hey guys! Its been a while since I have done a post in this series. I was waiting to use enough samples to make a post.

Willa On The Go Towelettes

Box it came from: Ipsy
Full Size or Sample Size: Sample Size
Price Point: 10.00
Review: I loved the scent of these towelettes but did not like them at all. They were easy to use and seemed to get the job done but after I used one, I started to feel this burning sensation on my face. It was not pleasant at all and it broke my face out a little. They immediately went in the trash after that and I would not repurchase these.

Skyn Blue Clay Mask

Box it came from: Ipsy
Full Size or Sample Size: Sample Size
Price Point: Box of 6 Mask for 39.00
Review: I was so interested in trying out this mask. I have tried previous facial products by this brand and loved them. This was a very easy mask to use, you applied Step 1 on your face first and when it started to foam up you would apply the other step until they were well blended. I was expecting it to be blue but it wasn't at all, just a white color. The mask did not harden at all and my skin looked so amazing after using this mask. I would repurchase but I think there should be more mask in a box for that price. Here is what the mask looked like on my face lol!

Youngblood Anti Shine Mattifier

Box it came from: Beauty Army
Full Size or Sample Size: Sample Size
Price Point: 36.00
Review: This sample was sitting in my drawer for a while because I didn't think I needed to use this at all. Well with the warmer weather here, my T-Zone gets more oily than usual so I decided to give this a try. I was expecting a powder but when I opened it, this is what the product looked like.

I was surprised and thought it would make my skin more oily but it did not. You just apply to the oily areas and the oil was gone!! I was so happy with this product until it started to break me out! I was so sad because this really worked and was going to purchase the full size. Hopefully I will come across something soon like this.

Amlactin Moisturizing Body Lotion

Box it came from: Beauty Army
Full Size or Sample Size: Sample Size
Price Point: 16.99
Review: It is sometimes a love/hate relationship with body lotions. Some of them work great and some leave my skin looking for more moisture. I love this body lotion. It really moisturized my skin and kept it soft all day. It wasn't too thick and really sank into the skin very well. I love the nice, clean scent of this lotion and I just loved using it. I have another sample size bottle of this and will be purchasing the full size soon.

So that is it for this post. Once I use some more samples, I will have another post from this series soon.

~** Drea Notes **~

Is Monday really here again? I really enjoyed this weekend!!

Been loving this grill this summer, makes cooking dinner so much easier!


  1. i love amlactin! have purchased for years

    1. I love it too now! I will be getting some soon! Thanks for stopping by Elle!!

  2. That stinks you had reactions to two of the products! The Skyn Iceland mask sounds great.

    1. I know Tanya and I really loved that mattifying product! Ugh!! You should try the Skyn mask, I loved it!

  3. The Skyn mask sounds interesting...especially that it foams. My T-zone also gets really shiny this time of year, so this Mattifier sounded really good until I read that one broke you out, I will stick with my blotting papers.

    Nice reviews!

    Keisha xo

    1. It really was an interesting mask and it worked out well for me! I just got some blotting papers from Target that I'm trying out! Thanks for reading Keisha!!


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