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Christie Brinkley Authentic Skincare Complete Clarity Daily Facial Exfoliating Polish

We’re used to tradeoffs when it comes to exfoliating. We subject our skin to some rather abrasive beads, and in return, we get a glowing complexion to show off at that 9 a.m. meeting (or 9 p.m. date). Well, if this best-of-both-worlds exfoliator had a motto, it would be “no compromises.” The aloe- and glycerin-infused creamy formula is gentle enough for everyday use (bye, harsh beads), yet still packs a revitalizing punch to refine skin’s texture, whisk away dirt and buildup, and stimulate cell turnover to reveal a radiant look.

Christie Brinkley Authentic Skincare Complete Clarity Daily Facial Exfoliating Polish
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Gentle but Effective
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Made my face feel very clean and very soft. You can feel the beads but product doesn't feel harsh like other exfoliating products.

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Send more exfoliating products!!! This was amazing. I have acne and dull skin with lots of dry patches so I exfoliate every other day

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I don't even remember this product. Not worth buying in my opinion.

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Really love
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I actually really loved this because I had a huge pimple when I tried this and it automatically went down a lot

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Good product
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This is a good product for what it is but I don't tend to use polishers all that much. I liked that it wasn't too harsh for my sensitive skin and I could use it after my normal makeup removal.

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adequate
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This product did a good enough job exfoliating but did not really smell like anything and was not anything special.

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Amazing
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This product is very good for sensitive skin types. It had a very fine but effective exfoliant in it. It wasn't harsh on my skin or my sister's, who has very sensitive skin. I would buy this again!

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Prevents breakouts
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Before I started using this I would get at least one bad breakout a month. I would get a few really big deep pimples that were impossible to pop. I use this five days a week and a mask every few days and haven't had bad pimples like that since

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Good for sensitive, acne prone skin
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Hey there everyone! This is one of my first makeup/skincare reviews, so if this seems choppy or just like not good in general. I'm going to go ahead and give it my best shot.

So I received this little bottle here in a Birchbox pretty recently. I've been trying to use up most of my little samples just so I can say that I'm not throwing my money away for a cute box and tissue paper. But speaking of which, my latest Birchbox did not have any tissue paper. Is this a new thing they are doing? I liked it when they have tissue paper because it feels more like a little present.

Okay, okay, back to the actual product. So I've used exfoliators before, but not one that has been advertised as being used "daily." I've always been told not to exfoliate everyday because it strips your face of some of those essential oils. I was afraid this product would dry up my face, but again it says that it is "gentle on all skin types." This little thing lasted me a little more than a week.

The formula wasn't anything special, it had that sandy, yet creamy texture to it that it typical of most exfoliators. A little did go a long way, but this is about how much I would use on my face daily. It felt nice after my morning workout and that scrubbing action made my skin feel so nice. So I would apply it in little circles all on my face and wiped it off with warm water on a washcloth.

Looking back, I should have posted a before and after pictures. I will say that I did not have as much acne using this product every day. The full size product (3 oz.) is around $34. Do I think that it is worth the $34? It might be something to look into if you have sensitive skin that is acne prone, but for me, it's kind of a toss up. There are so many exfoliator products out there I want to try, but I'll definitely keep this one in mind if I'm ever in the market for one.

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Works without beads!
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My daughter and NEED this stuff. I do love scrub with beads but this works just about as well and leaves delicate facial skin feeling like velvet. Full size lasts about 3 months.

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