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No Buying Unneccesary Toiletries in June 2013

edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Health & Beauty MoneySaving
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edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM 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 trudij 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!*

*Honest!

Good luck all for Mayand 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!

Graduates

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
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:
March: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=3823189
February:
January: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=3702779
December: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=3643977
November: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=3583027
October: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=3520791
September: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=3457221
August: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=3392750
July: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=3330436
June: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=3264270
May: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=3201982
June: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=3991985
July: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=4046033
August 2012: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=4100267
September 2012: http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=4152789
October 2012 http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=4205719
November 2012 http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=4262511
Jan 2013 http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/...347&highlight=
Feb 2013 http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=4421783
Mar 2013 http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=4471267
April 2013 http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/....php?t=4525857
May 2013 http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=4575283


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  • evilsquid1603evilsquid1603 Forumite
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    im in again! will get round to doing an updated stash list at some point this weekend!
    No Buying Unnecessary Toiletries!
  • dolly84dolly84 Forumite
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    Hi all, I'm in for June, just returned from a few days camping with no uu or ins to add for May. Thanks Maddiemay for starting us off.
    Debt Free and now a saver, conscious consumer, low waste lifestyler


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  • I'm here again - stash is shrinking though! About 6 months left :rotfl:
    No Buying Unnecessary Toiletries: July stash 72/0 INS/2 UU/0 TA
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    edited 30 June 2013 at 11:28PM
    Hello all, I'm in for another month!

    Thanks for the new thread Maddie May!

    Here's my updated list........

    Bath/Shower Gels
    Elemis Quiet Mind Bath Elixir 300ml - Charity
    Elemis Skin Nourishing Shower Cream 300ml - Charity
    Imperial Leather Foamburst - Japanese Spa 200ml - UU
    Mandara Spa Honeymilk Dream Conditioning Shower Cream 200ml - UU
    Mandara Spa Honeymilk Dream Exotic Bath Fizzer x 4 - Charity

    Mandara Spa Island Paradise Bathing Powder 250g
    Molton Brown Inspiring Wild-indigo Bath & Shower 300ml
    Original Source Lime shower gel 250ml - UU

    Philosophy Amazing grace 30ml
    Philosophy Candy cane shower gel 480ml
    Philosophy Have a Cherry Xmas 480ml - UU

    Philosophy Holly berry bubbly bubble bath 480ml
    Philosophy Old fashioned egg nog shower gel 480ml - UU

    Sanctuary 12 hour moisturising shower cream 250ml
    Sanctuary Foaming shower mousse 225ml
    Soap & Glory Clean On Me Body Wash 500ml x 1
    The Body Shop Shower Cream/Gel 250ml - Shea

    Body Butter/Lotion/Oil
    Asda Aqueous Cream 500g
    Astral Body cream 200ml
    Betty & Walter Fig & Pink Pepper Body Butter 500ml
    Bio Oil Large Bottle 200ml - UU
    Bio Oil Large Bottle 200ml
    Elemis Japanese Camellia Body Oil Blend 100ml
    Elemis Skin Nourishing Milk Bath 400ml
    Jergens Aloe soothing body cream 200ml
    Johnson's Baby Oil 500ml
    Johnson's Baby Oil - Aloe 300ml
    Johnson's Baby Oil - Bedtime 300ml
    Johnson's Baby Oil - Original 300ml
    L'Occitane Milk Concentrate Body Lotion 8ml - Charity
    L'Occitane Rose 4 Reins Body Milk 8ml - Charity

    Molton Brown Celestial Maracuja Body Souffle 200ml
    Molton Brown Vitalising Vitamin AB+C Body Hydrating Gel 200ml
    Nivea Crème 50ml x 4
    Nivea Rich Nourishing Body Moisturiser 250ml x 2
    Nivea Soft Moisturising Cream 300ml
    Nivea SOS Relief Body Lotion (250ml) - Charity
    Nivea SOS Relief Body Lotion (250ml) - UU
    No 7 P&P Moisturising body serum 200ml
    The Body Shop Beautifying Oil 100ml - Shea
    The Body Shop Love Etc. Body Butter 200ml
    The Body Shop Raspberry Body Butter 200ml - Charity

    Vaseline Clean feeling lotion 400ml
    Yu Be Moisturising skin cream 70g

    Body Scrub
    Betty & Walter Fig & Pink Pepper Body Scrub 500ml
    Soap & Glory SUGAR CRUSH 300ml - UU
    The Body Shop Sugar Scrub 200ml - Shea

    Cleanser/Make-Up Wipes/Toner
    Biore Pore cleansing strips x 6
    Elemis Melting Cleansing Gel 125ml
    Elemis Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm 3ml - Charity

    Elemis Pro-Radiance Cream Cleanser 150ml
    Kleenex Facial Cleansing Wipes x 24 - UU
    Kleenex Facial Cloths x 30 x 4
    Lush Toner tabs x 6 - UU
    Nivea Facial Cleansing Wipes x 25 (Fragrance Free)
    Nivea Facial Cleansing Wipes x 25 (Pure & Natural)
    Nivea Facial Cleansing Wipes x 25 (Refreshing)
    No 7 Beautiful skin cleansing water 200ml x 2
    No 7 Purifying toner 200ml - UU
    No 7 Soft & Soothed Gentle Toner 200ml
    Olay Daily Facials Cloths x 30
    Philosophy Purity made simple 30ml
    Proactiv Cleansing Bar 150g
    Sanctuary Facial Cleansing Oil 150ml - NBI


    Conditioner/Deep Conditioner/Shampoo
    Alberto Balsam Green apple shampoo 400ml
    Andrew Barton The Straight Answer Shampoo 75ml - Charity
    Andrew Barton The Straight Answer Conditioner 50ml - Charity
    Aussie 3 Minute Miracle Frizz Remedy (250ml)

    Aussie Aussome Volume 2-in-1 300ml
    Aussie Miracle Hair Insurance Leave-in Conditioner 250ml - Charity
    Aussie Smooth Mate Shampoo - Frizz Miracle (300ml) - Charity
    Boots Expert Dry Scalp Conditioner 200ml
    Bumble & Bumble Curl conditioner 7ml
    Bumble & Bumble Curl shampoo 7ml
    Bumble & Bumble Surf conditioner 7ml
    Bumble & Bumble Surf shampoo 7ml
    Herbal Essences Bee Strong Conditioner 400ml
    Herbal Essences Dazzling shine conditioner 400ml
    Herbal Essences Dazzling shine shampoo 400ml - UU
    Herbal Essences Tousle me softly conditioner 400ml
    Herbal Essences Tousle me softly shampoo 400ml
    John Frieda Brilliant Brunette Liquid Shine Conditioner 250ml - UU
    John Frieda Brilliant Brunette shampoo 250ml
    Johnson's Baby Shampoo 500ml
    L'Occitane Essential Oils Volumising Shampoo 8ml - Charity
    L'Oreal Everpure Colour Care/Volume Conditioner 250ml
    L'Oreal Everpure Nourishing/Flowing Conditioner 250ml
    L'Oreal Conditioner 40ml x 3 - Charity
    NPW Hair Mask 15ml - Charity
    Naked Bounce Conditioner 20ml
    Olive Oil Replenishing Conditioner 370ml
    Schwartzkopf Conditioner 40ml x 2 - Charity

    The Body Shop Banana shampoo 250ml
    The Body Shop Ice blue shampoo 250ml
    Tresemme Keratin Conditioner 500ml
    Tresemme Naturals Conditioner 500ml

    Day/Night Cream
    Aromatherapy Associates Hydrating Triple Rose Renewing Moisturiser 30ml
    Elemis Pro-Collagen Marine Cream 30ml x 2
    L'Occitane Brightening Moisture Cream 1ml x 7 - Charity
    L'Occitane Divine Cream 1ml x 7 - Charity
    L'Occitane Ultra Rich Face Cream 1ml - IN
    L'Oreal Hydrafresh day cream 50ml
    Olay SPF30 day lotion 75ml x 2
    Philosophy Hope in a jar 12ml
    Soltan Face Once SPF 30 50ml x 2

    Soltan Once SPF 30 50ml
    The Body Shop Vitamin C moisturiser SPF 30 50ml

    Dry Shampoo/Styling Products
    Aussie Hairspray 250ml
    Andrew Barton The Straight Answer Heat Protection Spray 75ml
    - Charity
    Aussie Shine Serum 75ml
    Batiste Dry Shampoo - Cherry 200ml
    Batiste Dry Shampoo - Floral & Flirty Blush 200ml
    Batiste Dry Shampoo - Original 200ml
    Batiste Dry Shampoo - Tropical 200ml
    Batiste Dry Shampoo - Floral & Flirty Blush 200ml - Charity
    Batiste Dry Shampoo - Original 200ml - Charity
    Batiste Dry Shampoo - Tropical 200ml - Charity
    Batiste Dry Shampoo mini 50ml
    Bumble & Bumble Curl defining crème 7ml
    John Frieda Luxury Volume Thickening Mousse 200ml - Charity

    L'Oreal Hairspray 200ml
    Ojon Volumising Mousse 265ml
    Tigi Control freak serum 250ml
    Tigi Enviroshape hairspray 300ml
    Tigi Fast Fixx leave-in conditioner 200ml - TA
    Tigi Hard Head Hairspray 600ml - Sold

    Umberto Giannini Hairspray 30ml
    Weleda Rosemary hair lotion 100ml
    Wella Silvikrin hairspray 75ml x 3

    Eye Cleanser/Cream
    Boots Eye Make-Up Removal Pads (40) x 3 - IN
    L'Occitane Divine Eyes 1ml x 2 - IN
    L'Occitane Precious eye balm 1ml - IN
    L'Oreal Gentle eye make-up remover 125ml - UU
    No 7 Beautiful Skin Eye Make-up remover 100ml
    Organic Ocean Eye Lifting Serum 30ml
    The Body Shop Elderflower eye gel 15ml x 2

    Face Mask/Scrub/Serum/Wash
    L'Occitane Divine Extract 1ml - IN
    No 7 Beautiful skin hydration mask 100ml
    No 7 Beautiful skin face wash 150ml
    No 7 Beautiful skin purifying exfoliator 75ml
    No 7 Protect & Perfect Beauty Serum 30ml
    No 7 Protect & Perfect Beauty Serum 30ml
    - Charity
    NPW Face Mask 15ml - Charity

    Simple Foaming face wash 150ml x 2

    Hands/Feet
    Boots Acetone Free Nail polish remover 150ml
    Dermatonics Heel Balm 75ml x 2

    Elegant Touch Get 'em off nail polish remover 200ml
    No 7 Protect & Perfect Hand Cream 75ml
    Pretty Quik Nail polish remover pot 30ml
    Sanctuary Hand cream 30ml - UU
    Sanctuary Hand cream 30ml
    The Body Shop Hand cleansing gel - Coconut 60ml

    Fragrance
    Boots Rose water cologne 400ml
    Calvin Klein Euphoria 50ml
    Chanel No. 5 Body Lotion 200ml
    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
    Dolce & Gabbana The One - Desire EDP 30ml
    Gucci Guilty - Black EDT 30ml
    Katy Perry Purr EDP 50ml
    Kylie Minogue Showtime 30ml
    Lancôme Tresor Midnight Rose 30ml
    L'Occitane Eau Ravissante Cologne Sachet 0.3ml - Charity

    So…? In Love body spray 75ml
    Soap & Glory Mist You Madly Body Mist 150ml - UU

    Soap & Glory Glam-A-Lot Body Mist 150ml

    Toothpaste/Mouthwash
    Colgate Interdental Toothpaste 15ml - Charity
    Crest 3D Whitestrips x 56
    Dentyl Mouthwash Icy Fresh Cherry 500ml - UU

    Dentyl Mouthwash Icy Fresh Mint 500ml
    Dentyl Mouthwash Icy Fresh Mint 500ml
    Dentyl Mouthwash Smooth Mint 100ml x 15 - IN
    Dentyl Mouthwash Icy Fresh Mint 500ml - Enamel Care x 2
    Oral B Sensitive toothpaste 75ml x 3
    Oral B Toothpaste 15ml x 2
    Oral B Toothpaste 75ml x 2

    Deodorant
    Dove Mini deo 35ml - Pomegranate/Lemon Verbena
    Fenjal Roll-on deo 50ml
    Nivea Calm and care roll-on deo 50ml
    Nivea Mini deodorant 35ml x 2
    Nivea Mini deo 35ml - Invisible
    Nivea Mini deo 35ml - Pearl
    Soft & Gentle Anti-stress deodorant 150ml
    Soft & Gentle Body responsive deodorant 150ml x 3 - charity
    Soft & Gentle Body responsive deodorant 150ml x 4
    Soft & Gentle Extra fresh deodorant 150ml
    Soft & Gentle Refresh Deodorant 150ml
    Soft & Gentle Sensitive deodorant 150ml x 3 - charity
    Soft & Gentle Sensitive deodorant 150ml x 3
    Soft & Gentle Sensitive deodorant 150ml x 1 - UU
    The Body Shop Roll-On Deodorant Chilled & Breezy 50ml
    Vaseline Aloe Fresh roll-on 50ml x 2

    Miscellaneous
    Avene Cooling mist 50ml
    Avene Cooling mist 150ml x 1 - TA

    Avene Cooling mist 150ml x 2
    Banana Boat Aloe aftersun spray 235ml x 2
    Boots Hair removal cream 200ml - UU
    Boots Hair removal cream 200ml - IN
    Boots Max shave gel 200ml
    Boots Max shave gel 200ml - UU
    Boots Max shave gel - Sensitive 200ml x 4
    Boots Max shave gel 200ml x 4
    Boots Medicated Talc 100g x 3
    Dr Nick Lowe Spot Treatment Gel 15ml
    Femfresh Deodorant 125ml
    Femfresh Powder 200g x 2
    Femfresh Wash 250ml x 3
    Garnier Dark Spot Corrector 50ml
    Gillette Shave gel mini 75ml
    Johnson's Extra dry baby powder 425g
    L'Oreal Casting Creme Gloss - 200 Ebony Black
    L'Oreal Casting Creme Gloss - 316 Plum
    Lanacane Medicated talc 175g
    Lush Mint julips lip scrub 25g
    Lush Ultrabalm 45g
    Nad's eyebrow shaper wand 6g - IN
    Nad's gel wax 170g - IN

    Nad's Nose Wax 45g
    Piz Buin SPF30 aerosol mist 150ml x 2
    Sally Hansen Nail polish remover 200ml x 2
    Schwarzkopf Live Color XXL - 87 Mystic Violet
    Schwarzkopf Live Color XXL - 99 Deep Black
    Soltan Invisible Spray SPF 30 75ml x 4
    Soltan Sun spray SPF 50+ 75ml - UU
    Ultimo Usculpt Boobs+ 150ml
    Vaseline Tin 20g
    Vaseline Tin 20g - IN

    Veet Spray on hair removal cream 150ml - pink x 3
    Veet Spray on hair removal cream 150ml - blue x 3 - IN


    MAKE-UP

    Brows/Eyeliner/Eyeshadow/Mascara
    Bare Minerals Eyeliner - Plum
    Bare Minerals Eyeshadow - Alive
    Boots 17 Doll'd Up Mascara Brown/Black
    Boots 17 Metallic eyes 24g Wild Green
    Boots 17 Metallic eyes 24g Wild Purple
    Fearne Cotton Eye Crayon x 6
    Lancôme Definicils 6.5ml Black
    Lancôme Doll Eyes 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
    x 2
    Smashbox Full Exposure Mascara - 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

    Blush/Bronzer/Concealer/Foundation/Primer
    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
    Kleenex Shine absorbing sheets x 2
    L'Oreal True match powder 9g Golden Beige x 1
    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 - TA

    Stila Angel Light 45g Shade B
    YSL Touche Eclat Shade 1 x 2

    Lipstick/Balm/Liner/Gloss
    Bare Minerals Lip Gloss - Lollipop
    Burts Bees Peppermint lip balm
    Coca-Cola Cherry coke lip balm 4g None x 6
    Elizabeth Arden Eight hour skin protectant (glass pot)
    MUA Intense Lip Gloss Kiss and Tell
    MUA Lip Boom It's a situation
    MUA Lipstick Shade 1
    Nivea Lip balm x 2
    No7 High Shine Lip Gloss Almost Red
    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
    YSL Pure Colour Lipstick - Shade 1
    YSL Pure Colour Lipstick - Shade 39

    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

    Minis
    Chelsea Embankment
    Heath street

    TOTAL 430 ITEMS
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  • minicooper272minicooper272 Forumite
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    Thanks for the new thread! I'm in again for another month, on a mission to use up my endless moisturiser supply!

    This month I think I need some blusher, hand cream and eye shadow, but don't need anything else!
  • Thanks for the new thread maddiemay.

    I am in again for another month (and many more to follow). I have my determined head on as my UU totals have been really low, so this month I will get rid of all the stash malingerers which have been hanging around for far too long!!!!
    No more buying unnecessary toiletries 2018
    35 UU / 13 unnecessary ins
  • Fiasco55Fiasco55 Forumite
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    Thanks for starting us off Maddiemay.

    I am in again. Will post my stash list when I dig it out.
    No buying toiletries Graduated May 2017
    Decluttered 2016 2469 items, 2017 1580 items :j
    2018 3060 items
    Sealed Pot Challenge No 038
  • SundaysgirlSundaysgirl Forumite
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    Thanks for starting us off maddiemay.

    Count me in for another month (and the foreseeable future!)

    I'm really pleased with my first month and can see a noticeable reduction in my stash boxes already. I have high ambitions for June - no gaps in my stash so no excuses for any INs...! The only thing I'm running low on is shower gels - I like to keep my minis for travel and gym and my only full size is currently in use. Do you think I could repurpose my plethora of bubble baths for this?
    MFW 2017 #123 2018: £1,852.64/£39,200 (4.7%)
  • Alton_TowersAlton_Towers Forumite
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    Tenth Anniversary Combo Breaker I've been Money Tipped!
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    I am in again, got to be good as going on holiday in July!

    Thanks to Maddiemay for the new thread.
  • Evening ladies,

    I'm back in again for another month, thanks maddiemay for starting us off this month

    Happy pampering, xo
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