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Beauty Time Savers

Pressed For Time? Try These 6 Products

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Get ready fast and shorten your beauty routine with these six beauty time savers.

1. Simple Radiance Cleansing Wipes

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Keep It Simple

Simple is a UK facial skincare company (now part of Unilever). Created back in 1960, Simple claims to be the first company to create cleansing products without perfume and artificial colors. The products were designed to care for even the most sensitive skin, taking out the most common skin irritants—artificial fragrance and colors, and harsh chemicals.

Note: If you are a stickler for truly chemical-free products, check out the ingredient list, because there are some ingredients in this product that are considered problematic, such as parabens.

Description

The Radiance Cleansing Wipes cleanse and remove impurities with gentle ingredients that include:

  • Mango extract, a source of anti-oxidants
  • Glycerin for hydration
  • Bisabolol, an anti-inflammatory to help soothe and calm skin
  • 1-methylhydantoin-2-imide, a natural amino acid to brighten and even skin tone
  • Details:

  • Oil and alcohol-free
  • Ophthalmologist-tested, hypoallergenic, non-comedogenic
  • Price: $5.49 - $6.49 SRP (suggested retail price) (25 pack)
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2. Simple Oil Balancing Cleansing Wipes

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Simple Oil Balancing Cleansing Wipes are great for oily skin types. These wipes refresh the skin while helping to control shine without being too drying.

Ingredients:

  • Glycerin to protect skin’s moisture barrier
  • Zinc PCA to reduce appearance of oil on the skin
  • Phytosphingosine, a natural lipid with anti-inflammatory properties
  • Details

  • Alcohol-free
  • Ophthalmologist-tested, hypoallergenic, non-comedogenic
  • Price: $5.49 - $6.49 SPR (25 pack)

Both cleansing wipe formulas are safe for sensitive eyes and contact lens wearers.

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3. Vaseline Spray & Go Moisturizer

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Up, Switch, Down, Rub

Ever have to skip putting on lotion because you're running late and the lotion takes too long to absorb, making it impossible to put on your clothes (think leggings or stockings)? Vaseline's new Spray & Go Moisturizer solves that problem.

Description

Spray & Go is a spray lotion that moisturizes and absorbs quickly, for quick application. It provides a thin spray but still delivers enough moisture to the skin without being too oily or sticky, plus absorbs (in less than 10 seconds) and dries quickly.

Features:

  • Twist-lock actuator, easy to press, that creates a targeted spray that dispenses lotion quickly and evenly, and prevents spills.
  • Bag-on-valve technology for 360-degree non-aerosol spray delivery using compressed air.
  • Contains Sratys-3 “multi-layer moisture complex”
  • Available in Aloe Fresh (with aloe), Total Moisture (pure oat extract) and Cocoa Radiant (pure cocoa butter).
  • Price: $7.99 for 6.5 oz can (30 uses)

For quick application, the company suggests the “Up, Switch, Down, Rub” method – spray up, switch hands, spray down and then rub in. (Hint--a Spray & Go sunscreen would be nice).

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4. Global Beauty Care Exfoliating Cleansing Towelettes

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Global Beauty Care has several beauty brands with skin care products at affordable prices, including the GBC brand of makeup removers and exfoliating towelettes and pads.

Description:

The Global Beauty Care Exfoliating Cleansing Towelettes are formulated with purple microbeads and salicylic acid to lift away dead skin cells and exfoliate the skin, glycerin to moisturize, chamomile extract to calm and menthol to cool the skin. Impurities are wiped away without leaving a greasy residue.

Details:

  • PH-balanced, hypoallergenic
  • Price: $3.99, 30 dotted towelettes

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5. Global Beauty Care Eye Make-Up Remover Pads

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Description

The Global Beauty Care Eye Make-Up Remover Pads are formulated for all skin types and in a convenient mini eye pad size for when you’re on the go. Removes stubborn eye makeup, eyeliner, eye shadow and waterproof mascara, with ingredients that help condition and soothe the skin around the delicate eye area.

Details:

  • PH-balanced, hypoallergenic
  • Price: $3.49, 30 thick pads

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6. Global Beauty Care Eye & Makeup Remover Cleansing Towelettes

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Description:

Global Beauty Care’s Eye & Makeup Remover Cleansing Towelettes are a two-in-one product that cleanses the skin of dirt and impurities and removes face and eye makeup.

    Details:

  • Formulated for all skin types
  • PH-balanced, hypoallergenic
  • Price: $3.99, 30 textured towelettes

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