No Buying Unnecessary Toiletries in March

edited 4 March 2013 at 2:58PM in Health & Beauty MoneySaving
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edited 4 March 2013 at 2:58PM in Health & Beauty MoneySaving
AND HERE WE GO AGAIN FOR ANOTHER MONTH! As usual this initial post has been shamelessly copied from the many previous months! A big THANK YOU to ItzyBitzy for starting us off last month.

Welcome all newbies and regulars to this very friendly and chatty thread where we give lots of lovely tips on how to use up your stash and lots of support and encouragement if you need them.

Keep up the pampering and keep down the spending: let’s make the naughty step an empty and lonely place this month (rather than one so long that it can be seen from space)! Will this be the month when the "usual suspects" rein it in a bit? Let's see..... (but I doubt it!)

Remember - those products do nothing for you while they are locked in drawers, boxes and cupboards!

We are eternally grateful to Katie Clampet who set up this fab challenge in January 2010.

Here's her original challenge post:

"No buying any new toiletries, cosmetics, perfume etc... until I have used up ALL the ones I already have. I got a huge amount of (really nice) stuff for Christmas but I am going to resist the urge to browse Boots, Asda,Superdrug etc, and pop another tub of cream, face scrub, shampoo or conditioner into my basket. I reckon the stuff I have will last me until possibly June. I have decided that the money I save I will put into my special holiday account.
Anyone else?"

Lots of us have taken part in the challenge over the past few months and are making great progress in reducing our stashes and unnecessary/excessive spending.

Regulars ignore this, but a quick resume is always helpful for newbies;

Why not add the challenge to your sig as a reminder?

We have a "Swaps Group" on Facebook when you can swap good condition items with other like-minded addicts. PM Trudij or Tokkiandoliver for more info on joining.

How about taking a bit of time to do a stock-take and see if there are any gaps in your stash that you might need to spend on this month? Some of us set a budget for the month for essential purchases or to help with withdrawal symptoms, others like to go cold-turkey!! Other ideas which some people find useful: Listing everything out so you can cross things off as used to increase the sense of achievement, and putting a sum of money in a pot each time you use up an item to save for something you really want, or simply to assist in making future essential purchases "cash neutral".

Remember the challenge is about making the most of your money, enjoying your products, finding which products really suit you best and are worth buying, giving yourself a well-deserved pampering and breaking the habit of buying for the sake of buying.In money-saving tradition, it should also be about making your products l-a-s-t as long as possible (although the temptation of using an unloved shower gel extravagantly to finish it off is sometimes too much to bear!)

Brand new products (or opened perfume) sell well on eBay
Unsuitable products can be used for other jobs (shower gel/shampoo as handwash etc.)

Some items can be returned to certain stores for exchange (for essential items or gifts!!) without a receipt

Unwanted items can be recycled as gifts or for gift hampers (saving the money you'd have spent on gifts)

Unsuitable items can be donated to charity as mentioned earlier.

It helps to avoid the places where temptation lurks for you; be it QVC, Boots,Body Shop, the supermarket toiletries aisles, Grabbit board, online toiletries browsing, seductive department store beauty counter offers etc. Remember retailers are making offers and promotions all the time, so there will always be another deal!*


Good luck all for March and indeed the rest of the year, and remember to keep popping in for inspiration and support, and to report your UU's and IN's.

Especially any sales bargains - we want a nosy and to keep your stash lists updated

Welcome to all newbies - the more the merrier. Please introduce yourselves so we can welcome you properly!

Oh - and anyone thinking "OMG my stash is FAR bigger than all of theirs, I cant possibly join" - believe you me, we have been doing this challenge for well over a year some of us - you wont scare us, and I can almost guarantee that someone somewhere will have had more and survived.... we are very supportive (and protective - so don't be scared !!) oh - and we are nosey!!|

Useful abbreviations!

WIBA? - Will I Buy Again?
UU - Use Ups
IN - Self explanatory - stuff you've gained into your stash - warning,lines may be given out for unnecessary purchases or you may be sent to the naughty step!
WNBA - Will Not Buy Again!
Glitch - when a shop/online store make a pricing mistake so you end up paying less or even get freebies!
PYN(M/T/W/Th/F/Sa/Su) DELETE AS APPROPRIATE! - Paint Your Nails Monday/Tuesday...... it allows everyone to try and finish those dastardly nail varnishes with group support! You can never be too groomed for this thread Also see PY(T)N... - for toenails!
Splutterer - the stage where an item is nearing the end of it's life and spluttering - also the most annoying and seemingly never ending stage!
GWP - Gift With Purchase - a sample or mini sized item
HG - Holy Grail - this is the product you would go back for time and time again, it does the job brilliantly, and is either economical, or so fantastic price becomes no object!
NPI - Near Purchasing Incident (OMG we all have those!)
LHJ - Long Haul Job - for those products - love 'em or hate 'em - that never seem to end no matter how often you use them
PRCP -Pink Rose Candle Philosophy.From Erma Bombeck who said, 'If I had my life to live over again I would have burned the pink candle sculptured like a rose that melted in storage'. Don't keep things 'for best' or 'for a special occasion'. That day never arrives.Give the best to yourself now and enjoy it. (Thanks to McCulloch29 for introducing this thought provoking sentiment to us)
GA- for an out that was given away rather than binned or UU, to charity,as a present, or "just because!".

TA - for an out that was thrown away due to going off (generally as it has been lurking at the back of a stash since time immemorial) or for any other reason such as a broken container or spillage.

If anyone can think of any more we can add to the list so newbies won't be intimidated by our jargon!


Here is a list of our lovely,fragrant ladies who have polished and pampered their way through their products and managed to get their toiletries stash under control. Ladies -congratulations You are an inspiration to the rest of us, xx . Thanks also to InaPickle who suggested we start the Graduate list. To join the list of graduates let us know by posting that you are graduating in big colourful letters, that way the OP can easily spot you and add you to the list, or better still - pm the OP as the thread can move really quickly! You may also wish to add how many products you have used up during the challenge, good luck ladies xx

1.mineallmine - graduated with honours March 2011
2.Bronnie - graduated with honours March 2011
3. lostinrates - graduated with honours around June 2010
4. Ruby_Eskimo - graduated with honours Jun 2012
5. Seaside dreamer -graduated with honours Oct 2012

Previous threads:

In case you need to refer back to a previous stash list or product review -here are the links for the past few months challenge threads:
August 2012:
September 2012:
October 2012
November 2012
Jan 2013
Feb 2013
Sealed Pot Challenge Number 1225
£365 in £365 Days 2013
No Buying Toiletries 2013


  • Whoop first! :D I'm in again for another month!
    "Why, this is hell, nor am I out of it."
  • Yay now I can really start with the challenge again :j thanks for setting the thread up:beer:
    I've got a splutterer so hopefully with have my first out today or tomorrow :-)

    May Grocery Challenge : 64.81 so far

    May NSD: 0
  • afternoon ladies

    thanks to Absinthe Fairy for starting us off for March

    I'm back in again and hoping for a low level of IN'S this month (no point saying zero in's as I don't think I'll quite manage that!)

    happy pampering, xo
  • SuiDreamsSuiDreams Forumite
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    Thank you to Absinthe Fairy for starting this months thread.

    I'm in for this month (and many more). I'm afraid I will have ins in March as I need Body Lotion and Eye Makeup remover.

    My aims this month are to concentrate on using up makeup as this is definately the largest part of my stash now.

    I will not be including, Tooth Paste, Soap, and Deoderant as part of the challenge as I'm not tempted to stash these items.
  • VALMVALM Forumite
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    Thanks for starting us off agan Absinthe Fairy.

    I haven't totalled up February's INs and OUTs but as it was my birthday there were quite a few INs.

    This month I am aiming to only replace my Laura Geller Spackle as I'm out of this and using Maybelline BB cream in it's place at the mo. Much prefer the Spackle. It can only be bought from QVC or Ebay though so will start watching now and try and get a bargain.
    Back for the No Buying Toiletries challenge. I pledge to only buy when I run out of a product that is not already in my stash no matter what wonderful emails land in in my Inbox or threads I read on MSE re: glitches!

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  • edited 31 March 2013 at 11:31AM
    kadisonkadison Forumite
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    edited 31 March 2013 at 11:31AM
    Thank you for the new thread!! I am in again, here's my stash list......

    Bath/Shower Gels
    Elemis Quiet Mind Bath Elixir 300ml
    Elemis Skin Nourishing Shower Cream 300ml
    Elemis Skin Nourishing Shower Cream 300ml - UU
    Imperial Leather Foamburst - Japanese Spa 200ml
    Mandara Spa Honeymilk Dream Conditioning Shower Cream 200ml
    Mandara Spa Tropical Blooms Moisturising Shower Gel 200ml - UU
    Molton Brown Inspiring Wild-indigo Bath & Shower 300ml
    Original Source Lime shower gel 250ml
    Philosophy Amazing grace 30ml
    Philosophy Candy cane shower gel 480ml
    Philosophy Have a Cherry Xmas 480ml
    Philosophy Holly berry bubbly bubble bath 480ml
    Philosophy Old fashioned egg nog shower gel 480ml
    Radox Original bath soak 500ml - UU
    Sanctuary 12 hour moisturising shower cream 250ml
    Sanctuary Foaming shower mousse 225ml
    Soap & Glory Clean On Me Body Wash 500ml x 2
    Soap & Glory Clean On Me Body Wash 75ml - UU
    Ted Baker Bath Foam 250ml
    Ted Baker Body Wash 250ml - UU
    Tisserand Rejuvenating Shower & Bath Wash 175ml - UU

    Body Butter/Lotion/Oil
    Asda Aqueous Cream 500g
    Astral Body cream 200ml
    Bio Oil Large Bottle 200ml x 2
    Boots Coconut body oil 100ml
    Elemis Japanese Camellia Body Oil Blend 100ml
    Elemis Skin Nourishing Milk Bath 400ml
    Jergens Aloe soothing body cream 200ml
    Johnson's Baby Oil 100ml
    Johnson's Baby Oil 500ml x 2
    Molton Brown Celestial Maracuja Body Souffle 200ml
    Molton Brown Vitalising Vitamin AB+C Body Hydrating Gel 200ml
    Nivea Crème 50ml x 1 - UU

    Nivea Crème 50ml x 4
    Nivea Express hydration body lotion 400ml
    Nivea Rich Nourishing Body Moisturiser 250ml
    Nivea Soft Moisturising Cream 300ml
    Nivea SOS Relief Body Lotion (250ml)
    No 7 P&P Moisturising body serum 200ml
    Ted Baker Body Lotion 200ml - GA
    Ted Baker Body Souffle 300ml - UU
    The Body Shop Body Butter Duo Sweet Pea 200ml - eBay
    The Body Shop Coconut Beautifying Oil 100ml - eBay
    The Body Shop Lemon Body Butter 200ml
    The Body Shop Love Etc. Body Butter 200ml - NBI
    The Body Shop Raspberry Body Butter 200ml
    Vaseline Clean feeling lotion 400ml

    Body Scrub
    Molton Brown Celestial Maracuja Sugar Polish 300g
    Original Source Mint and walnut super scrub 250ml
    Soap & Glory SUGAR CRUSH 300ml x 1
    Soap & Glory SUGAR CRUSH 300ml x 1- UU
    The Body Shop Vineyard Peach Body Scrub 200ml - eBay

    Cleanser/Make-Up Wipes/Toner
    Elemis Melting Cleansing Gel 125ml
    Elemis Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm 3ml - NBI
    Elemis Pro-Radiance Cream Cleanser 150ml
    Kleenex Facial Cloths x 30 x 5
    Kleenex Make-up wipes x 24 - UU
    Lush Breath of Fresh air toner 250g - UU
    No 7 Beautiful skin cleansing water 200ml
    No 7 Purifying toner 200ml
    No 7 Quick thinking wipes x 30 x 2
    No 7 Soft & Soothed Gentle Toner 200ml
    Olay Daily Facials Cloths x 30
    Olay Regenerist cloths x 30
    Philosophy Purity made simple 30ml
    Sanctuary Hot cloth cleanser 150ml

    Conditioner/Deep Conditioner/Shampoo
    Alberto Balsam Green apple shampoo 400ml
    Aussie 3 Minute Miracle Frizz Remedy (250ml)
    Aussie Aussome Volume 2-in-1 300ml
    Aussie Miracle Hair Insurance Leave-in Conditioner 250ml
    Aussie Smooth Mate Shampoo - Frizz Miracle (300ml)
    Garnier Conditioner 40ml
    Head & Shoulders Cool Menthol shampoo 500ml
    Herbal Essences Dazzling shine conditioner 400ml
    Herbal Essences Dazzling shine shampoo 400ml
    Herbal Essences Hello hydration conditioner 400ml
    Herbal Essences Hello hydration shampoo 400ml
    Herbal Essences Tousle me softly conditioner 400ml
    Herbal Essences Tousle me softly shampoo 400ml
    Herbal Essences Uplifting volume conditioner 400ml
    John Frieda Brilliant Brunette Liquid Shine Conditioner 250ml
    John Frieda Brilliant Brunette Liquid Shine Shampoo 250ml
    John Frieda Brilliant Brunette shampoo 250ml
    John Frieda Full Repair Deep Conditioner Mask 150ml x 2
    John Frieda Full Repair Full Body Conditioner 250ml x 2
    John Frieda Full Repair Full Body Shampoo 250ml x 2
    Johnson's Baby Shampoo 500ml
    Johnson's Baby Shampoo No more tangles 500ml
    L'Oreal Conditioner 40ml
    L'Oreal Conditioner 40ml x 4
    Schwartzkopf Conditioner 40ml x 2
    The Body Shop Banana shampoo 250ml
    The Body Shop Ice blue shampoo 250ml
    Tresemme Healthy volume shampoo 900ml - UU

    Day/Night Cream
    Elemis Pro-Collagen Marine Cream 30ml
    Elemis Pro-Collagen Marine Cream 30ml - UU
    Elemis Pro-Collagen Marine Cream 30ml x 2 - NBI
    L'Oreal Hydrafresh day cream 50ml
    Olay SPF30 day lotion 75ml x 3
    Philosophy Hope in a jar 12ml
    The Body Shop Vitamin C moisturiser SPF 30 50ml

    Dry Shampoo/Styling Products
    Aussie Hairspray 250ml
    Aussie Shine Serum 75ml
    Batiste Dry Shampoo - Cherry 200ml
    Batiste Dry Shampoo - Floral & Flirty Blush 200ml x 2
    Batiste Dry Shampoo - Original 200ml x 2
    Batiste Dry Shampoo - Tropical 200ml x 2
    Batiste Dry Shampoo mini 50ml
    John Frieda Frizz Ease Original Formula Hair Serum 50ml
    John Frieda Full Repair Perfect Ends Deep Infusion Serum 50ml
    John Frieda Luxury Volume Thickening Mousse 200ml
    L'Oreal Hairspray 200ml
    Ojon Volumising Mousse 265ml
    Siege Hair brush cleaner 236ml
    Tigi Control freak serum 250ml
    Tigi Enviroshape hairspray 300ml
    Tigi Fast Fixx leave-in conditioner 200ml
    Tigi Hard Head Hairspray 600ml
    Umberto Giannini Hairspray 30ml
    Weleda Rosemary hair lotion 100ml
    Wella Silvikrin hairspray 75ml
    Wella Silvikrin hairspray 75ml

    Eye Cleanser/Cream
    Elemis Absolute Eye Serum 15ml
    L'Oreal Gentle eye make-up remover 125ml
    No 7 Beautiful Skin Eye Make-up remover 100ml x 2
    Philosophy Eye hope eye cream sample 2ml
    Sanctuary Brightening eye gel 15ml - TA

    The Body Shop Elderflower eye gel 15ml
    The Body Shop Elderflower eye gel 15ml - IN

    Face Mask/Scrub/Serum/Wash
    Clean & Clear Morning Energy Energising Facial Scrub 150ml - UU
    Elemis Gentle Rose Exfoliator 50ml
    Clean & Clear Deep action cream wash 150ml
    Neutrogena Pink grapefruit facial wash 200ml x 2
    No 7 Beautiful skin hydration mask 100ml No 7
    No 7 Beautiful skin face wash 150ml x 2
    No 7 Protect & Perfect Beauty Serum 30ml x 2
    Philosophy The microdelivery exfoliating wash sample 6ml
    Sanctuary Cleansing Facial Wash 50ml
    The Body Shop Vitamin E Moisture Mask 100ml - eBay

    Boots Acetone Free Nail polish remover 150ml
    Elegant Touch Get 'em off nail polish remover 200ml
    Nivea SOS Intensive Hand Balm 50ml
    Pretty Quik Nail polish remover pot 30ml
    Sanctuary Hand cream 30ml x 2
    Sanctuary Hand cream 75ml
    The Body Shop Hand cleansing gel - Coconut 60ml
    The Body Shop Hand cleansing gel - Strawberry 60ml - eBay

    Boots Rose water cologne 400ml
    Caldey Island Island Fern 100ml
    Calvin Klein Euphoria 50ml
    Chanel No. 5 Body Lotion 200ml
    Chanel No. 5 Eau de toilette sample 2.5g - UU

    Chanel No. 5 Parfum 7.5ml
    Chanel No. 5 Parfum 7.5ml refill
    Chanel No. 5 Sensual Elixir 50ml
    Chanel No. 5 Sheer Moisture Mist 100ml
    Chanel No. 5 Talc 150g
    Davidoff Cool water woman 30ml
    Davidoff Cool water woman ice fresh 100ml
    Kylie Minogue Showtime 30ml
    Lancôme Tresor Midnight Rose 30ml
    So…? In Love body spray 75ml
    Soap & Glory Mist You Madly Body Mist 150ml
    Soap & Glory Glam-A-Lot Body Mist 150ml

    Boots Total care mouthwash 75ml - UU
    Colgate Fluorigard mouthwash 50ml - UU
    Colgate Interdental Toothpaste 15ml - NBI
    Colgate Sensitive Pro Relief Mouthwash (400ml) - UU

    Dentyl Mouthwash Fresh Clove 500ml - IN
    Dentyl Mouthwash Smooth Mint 500ml - IN
    Oral B Mouthwash 500ml - UU

    Oral B Enamel shield toothpaste 75ml - UU
    Oral B Sensitive toothpaste 75ml x 3
    Oral B Toothpaste 15ml x 2
    Oral B Toothpaste 15ml x 2 - UU
    Oral B Toothpaste 75ml x 2
    Sensodyne Pronamel Mouthwash 250ml - UU

    Fenjal Roll-on deo 50ml
    Nivea Calm and care roll-on deo 50ml
    Nivea Mini deodorant 35ml
    Soft & Gentle Anti-stress deodorant 150ml
    Soft & Gentle Body responsive deodorant 150ml x 1 - UU

    Soft & Gentle Body responsive deodorant 150ml x 8
    Soft & Gentle Extra fresh deodorant 150ml
    Soft & Gentle Refresh Deodorant 150ml
    Soft & Gentle Sensitive deodorant 150ml x 7
    The Body Shop Roll-On Deodorant Chilled & Breezy 50ml
    Vaseline Aloe Fresh roll-on 50ml x 2

    Avene Cooling mist 150ml x 3
    Banana Boat Aloe aftersun spray 235ml x 2
    Boots Hair removal cream 200ml
    Boots Max shave gel 200ml x 3
    Coppertone Aerosol spray SPF 30 150ml
    Elizabeth Arden Eight hour skin protectant (glass pot)
    Femfresh Deodorant 125ml
    Femfresh Powder 200g x 3
    Femfresh Wash 250ml x 1 - UU

    Femfresh Wash 250ml x 3
    Garnier Dark Spot Corrector 50ml
    Gillette Satin care shave gel 200ml - UU
    Gillette Shave gel mini 75ml
    Johnson's Extra dry baby powder 425g
    Kleenex Shine absorbing sheets x 2
    L'Oreal Casting Creme Gloss - 200 Ebony Black
    L'Oreal Casting Creme Gloss - 316 Plum x 2
    Lush Mint julips lip scrub 25g
    Lush Ultrabalm 45g
    Pears Liquid soap 237ml x 5
    Piz Buin SPF30 aerosol mist 150ml x 3
    Schwarzkopf Live Color XXL - 87 Mystic Violet
    Schwarzkopf Live Color XXL - 99 Deep Black
    Soltan Invisible Aerosol SPF 50 150ml
    Soltan Invisible Spray SPF 30 75ml x 2
    Soltan Sun spray SPF 50+ 75ml
    The Body Shop Vitamin E Face Mist 100ml - eBay
    Ultimo Usculpt Boobs+
    Vaseline Tin 20g
    Veet Spray on hair removal cream 150ml - blue
    Veet Spray on hair removal cream 150ml - pink x 4


    Bare Minerals Eyeliner - Plum
    Bare Minerals Eyeshadow - Alive
    Boots 17 Metallic eyes 24g Wild Green
    Boots 17 Metallic eyes 24g Wild Purple
    Lancôme Definicils 6.5ml Black
    Lancôme Doll Eyes 6.5ml Black
    Lancôme Precious Cells 6.5ml Black
    MUA Pearl Eyeshadow Shade 5
    MUA Pearl Eyeshadow Shade 6
    MUA Pearl Eyeshadow Shade 9
    MUA Pearl Eyeshadow Shade 10
    MUA Pearl Eyeshadow Shade 23
    MUA Pearl Eyeshadow Shade 28
    MUA Pearl Eyeshadow Shade 29
    MUA Trio Eyeshadow Eden
    MUA Trio Eyeshadow Passion
    No7 Duo eye shadow 2.5g Forest Greens
    No7 Duo eye shadow 2.5g Royal
    No7 Eye shadow 1.9g Matte plum
    No7 Eye shadow 1.9g Thunder
    No7 Eye shadow 1.9g Mink
    No7 Eye shadow 1.9g Khaki shine
    No7 Lash & Brow Perfector 7ml Clear x 4
    No7 Liquid eye shadow 4ml Iridescent Purple
    No7 Liquid eye shadow 4ml Pewter shine
    No7 Liquid eye shadow 4ml Pale green
    No7 Smoky Eyeliner 4ml Gunmetal
    No7 Stay perfect eye liner 3ml Sea
    No7 Stay perfect eye liner 3ml Sapphire
    Rimmel Brow pencil 1.4g Brown black
    Umberto Gianinni Feline Eyes Eyeliner Pen - Blackest Black
    Umberto Gianinni Feline Eyes Eyeliner Pen - Golden Bronze
    Umberto Gianinni Feline Eyes Eyeliner Pen - Night-sky Blue
    Umberto Gianinni Feline Eyes Eyeliner Pen - Velvet Blue
    Umberto Gianinni Feline Eyes Eyeliner Pen - Wood Brown

    Barbara Daly Souffle Foundation 20ml Soft buff
    Bare Minerals Blush - Vivacious
    Bare Minerals Powder Foundation - W15 Light
    Bare Minerals Prime Time Face Primer 30ml
    Benefit Bene Tint 4ml
    Benefit Cha Cha Tint 4ml
    Benefit Sun Beam 4ml
    Garnier Eye roll on 15ml Shade 02
    L'Oreal True match powder 9g Golden Beige x 2
    Max Factor Miracle Touch 11.5g Natural 70
    MUA Eye primer
    MUA Mosaic Bronzer Natural Glow
    No7 BB Cream 40ml Fair
    No7 Beautifully Matte Foundation 30ml Soft Rose
    No7 Loose powder 24g Medium
    Revlon Colourstay mineral foundation 9.9g Light medium
    Revlon Photo ready eye primer 2.4ml
    Revlon Photo ready face primer 27ml
    Rimmel Face Powder 103 True Ivory
    Stila Angel Light 45g Shade B

    Avon Ultra colour rich lipstick 20g Chic
    Bare Minerals Lip Gloss - Lollipop
    Coca-Cola Cherry coke lip balm 4g None x 7
    Max Factor Foundation/serum 30ml Natural 50
    MUA Intense Lip Gloss Stolen Kisses
    MUA Intense Lip Gloss Kiss and Tell
    MUA Lip Boom It's a situation
    MUA Lipstick Shade 1
    MUA Lipstick Shade 10
    Nivea Lip balm x 2
    No7 High Shine Lip Gloss Almost Red
    No7 High Shine Lip Gloss Plum Blush
    No7 Moisture Drench Lipstick 24g Sugar Plum
    No7 Perfect lips pencil 4g Blush
    No7 Perfect lips pencil 4g Fire
    No7 Wild Volume lipstick 16g Plum blush
    The Body Shop Natural Lip Roll On Mint 10ml Mint
    The Body Shop Natural Lip Roll On Orange 10ml Orange

    Nail Polishes (All Nails Inc)
    Full Size
    A & E treatment base coat, Albert Bridge Topcoat, Aspen
    Carnaby street, Chelsea square, China town
    Devonshire row, Duke of York Square
    Electric avenue
    Haymarket, Holbein Place, Hyde Park base coat
    Kensington caviar top coat
    Lanesborough Place
    Maddox Street, Maple street, Montpellier Square
    Neal Street
    Park lane, Princes Street
    Savile Row, Seven dials, St James, St john's wood
    Tate, The Mall
    Walton Street

    Chelsea Embankment
    Heath street

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  • maddiemaymaddiemay Forumite
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    Absinthe Fairy, thanks for getting a new month going.

    Count me in again please.
    The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time. (Abraham Lincoln)
  • TaterTater Forumite
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    Thanks Absinthe Fairy for starting this months thread.

    I am in again!
  • Tolteca87Tolteca87 Forumite
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    In for the duration looking at the contents of the bathroom cupboards.

    Though I will start off with a UU of Aquafresh Iso Active which I WBA if not for the other 8 tubes of toothpaste that are still there.
  • ooooooh March already!!feels like spring today with lovely sunshine,went to town to return a T-shirt for DH and try and sell some old silver at the jewelers.When I went before the man said I just needed to take my passport and they could do it in a couple of hours TODAY the girl said not only did I need something else(she asked for utility bill but had to say DH pays that so a bank statement will do) but surely a passport should be enough and why not a credit card:mad:she also said it could take a week:eek::eek::eek::eek::eek:is it worth it for £30???????????
    bought a new top in mustard linen a colour that really suits me,first thing this year:Aand kept aweay from toiletries:A:Adid get 3 free sachets of Clarins double serum from nice sa in JL:):)when only expected one!
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