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I received a sample of this, and I had to buy it. I get very chapped, bloody lips most of the year, with little reprieve no matter how much water I drink, or what I use as a balm. I put on chaptstick frequently, avoid lipstick, at night I would use a Vaseline/petroleum based balm, and that helped, but I could not use any lipstick or cover with color, as the pigment just made my lips look awful. I found some relief with the Elizabeth arden 8 hr Vaseline like product, but still not great. I immediately noticed an improvement after trying this from by terry. And yes, I did buy the full size, though from dermstore, as they often have a 20% off promo that will work. I think after tax, it was about 42 dollars. It is a good sized product. Every morning and night I put a thick coating on. It doesn't slip, no flavor, the rose scent is light. It's been about 4 months, and the improvement is remarkable. I haven't woken with bloody lips in months! Survived a Wisconsin winter! There is still a ton of product left. The downside, you need either your finger or a cosmetic spatula to put the product on, so you cannot share, as the risk of bacteria is high. It is likely advisable to replace as often as your eyeshadow or gel foundation, but the price, I will likely use it much longer. It is expensive, but I love it. If regular chapstick and exfoliating keep your lips smooth and comfortable, this will be a waste of money for you. I think you notice your lips looking a little plumper and the lines will certainly lessen, but I don't think that is enough to justify the splurge. If, like me, you either live in a dry area, or suffer from consistent dry, cracking lips, this is definitely worth it. The first time I exfoliate my lips after using this for about a month, the dead skin just peels off in one long piece, with healthy, non irritated skin underneath. Kind of gross, but with a primer, I can now wear even red lipstick without it catching dry areas

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