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    • Cruzy
    • By Cruzy 29th Nov 11, 1:17 PM
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    Alba Science Home Testing New Trial
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    • 29th Nov 11, 1:17 PM
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    Alba Science Home Testing New Trial 29th Nov 11 at 1:17 PM
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    Just received this email;

    Dear Home Tester,

    We are currently recruiting female volunteers, aged between 18 and 60 who have dry skin to test a Body Butter Moisturiser Product for 2 weeks.
    If you would like to find out more about this study, or would like to apply to take part, please visit our application form (sorry can't post link as am new user)

    This study is limited to the first 130 successful applicants.

    Best regards,

    The Alba Home Testing Team
    Last edited by Former MSE Andrea; 14-06-2017 at 11:32 AM.
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    • Susie-E
    • By Susie-E 29th Nov 11, 1:35 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 1:35 PM
    http://www.albascience.com/hometesting.nsf/currentstudies.html?OpenPage
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    • bloss0m
    • By bloss0m 29th Nov 11, 1:38 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 1:38 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 1:38 PM
    Did you get it as spam I know the company has been busy a few weeks ago spamming mse
  • CrimpQueen
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    • 29th Nov 11, 2:45 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 2:45 PM
    I just got an email to say that I have been accepted for this study and that my body butter will arrive in 2-3 days.
    • Cruzy
    • By Cruzy 29th Nov 11, 3:00 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 3:00 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 3:00 PM
    I just got an email to say that I have been accepted for this study and that my body butter will arrive in 2-3 days.
    Originally posted by CrimpQueen
    Same here. Could do with some body butter to pamper my dry skin in this cold weather.
    • Cruzy
    • By Cruzy 29th Nov 11, 3:04 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 3:04 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 3:04 PM
    Did you get it as spam I know the company has been busy a few weeks ago spamming mse
    Originally posted by bloss0m
    It looks genuine. Has the same email address as the face wipe trial so am presuming that it is genuine.
    • littlewren
    • By littlewren 29th Nov 11, 3:08 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 3:08 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 3:08 PM
    Yes, I got accepted too! yaay.
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  • missy7
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    • 29th Nov 11, 3:12 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 3:12 PM
    Me too
    • sarah1972
    • By sarah1972 29th Nov 11, 3:31 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 3:31 PM
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    • 29th Nov 11, 3:31 PM
    OP here http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=3642755 merge request sent.
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    • koolkatsaffi
    • By koolkatsaffi 1st Dec 11, 9:49 AM
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    Me too!...\o/...
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  • fazeypie
    I received my butter today. It's the exact same kind of container that the body shop use for their small body butters. My butter smells a bit peachy. What a great surprise!
    July- coconut body shop body butter, pom bear football, mini johnsons lotion, Sally Hansen nail treatments
  • missy7
    I just get my butter, It smells lovely , peachy !!
    • Cruzy
    • By Cruzy 2nd Dec 11, 2:36 PM
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    I just get my butter, It smells lovely , peachy !!
    Originally posted by missy7
    Same here! It smells divine...good enough to eat
  • missy7
    I just wonder, that everyone got the same butter??
    • Cruzy
    • By Cruzy 2nd Dec 11, 3:56 PM
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    I just wonder, that everyone got the same butter??
    Originally posted by missy7
    I think there is only the one product to test and 130 people chosen to test it with this trial. Anyway it smells divine and I have just rubbed it into my hands and it has absorbed very quickly. Enjoy it anyone lucky enough to get chosen.
  • CrimpQueen
    I received my butter today. It's the exact same kind of container that the body shop use for their small body butters. My butter smells a bit peachy. What a great surprise!
    Originally posted by fazeypie

    I thought Body Shop too. Smells more like passionfruit to me. Lovely.
    • Fabwitch
    • By Fabwitch 2nd Dec 11, 8:34 PM
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    Mines Manderin body butter with a lavender smell added to it
    • littlewren
    • By littlewren 3rd Dec 11, 11:10 AM
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    Mine hasn't arrived yet.
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    • LEJC
    • By LEJC 18th Jan 12, 11:46 AM
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    Received a email from Alba saying that there are 3 new trials available 2 of them are for cleansing wipes with age applicable...and a hand cream too

    it might be worthwhile checking available tests on the site if you didnt get the email yesterday
    • Ladies between 25-40 who use cleansers and moisturisers
    • Ladies between 40-55 who use cleansers and moisturisers
    • Ladies between 18-55 who like to use hand cream
    link to test page

    http://www.albascience.com/hometesting.nsf/currentstudies.html?OpenPage
    Last edited by LEJC; 18-01-2012 at 11:52 AM.
    • Barbaraanne
    • By Barbaraanne 3rd Feb 12, 10:53 PM
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    New test being advertised on the site today

    Current Product Tests
    Home Product Test Application - ( Cleansing Wipe Study)

    We are currently seeking 60 women, aged 50-65 to test an Age replenishing wipe product for a leading brand.
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