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My fellow bloggers,  I am in a very unhealthy relationship. One week we are very  happy and everything is great but the next week it’s all downhill and I feel like I need to move on and find another. Oh…woops….did I forget to mention I am talking about makeup remover face wipes 🙂

Product: So I am sure most of you know about the Neutrogena Face Wipes by now. They are pre-soaked face wipes that gently and quickly remove all (or at least most) of your makeup. Usually it takes me one and half sheets to get most of the residue off my face and even then I still like to wash my face with a face wash to clean out all my pores. The wipes come in multiple formulations. You can  buy the normal ones, acne  prone cleansing wipes and oil free wipes.

Packaging: The sheets usually come in a plastic box that you can refill with the refill packages,  or you can choose to buy just the refill packets. There are about 25 sheets per refill.

Price: Anywhere form $5 USD and up. It depends on the size of the package, location and availability.

Overall: Ok so here is my dilemma, I really like this product, I think it does a great job on removing my foundation. However, the  price is what gets me. I normally pay about $6.99 for one refill packet and it lasts me about a two to three weeks depending on how much makeup I wear.  This means I invest anywhere from $7- $20/month on just face wipes! Uh…no! It doesn’t seem like a lot to some but for a girl on a STRICT budget, face wipes are a luxury not a necessity. Plus on top of that, I also use normal baby wipes which are 80 wipes per package and cost me $2 USD! So do  I continue to invest in overpriced wipes that do the job or settle for decent baby wipes that I can just wet with eyemakeup remover that work almost as well?

I think I will settle for the baby wipes. 🙂 🙂 🙂

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Comments on: "Neutrogena Makeup Remover Face Wipes" (3)

  1. Try getting the Kirkland wipes from Costco – I think they may be cheaper? They also have a plastic snap-shut lid, to help keep moisture in better than a sticker over the opening.

    • U know what thanks for the suggestion! I had totally forgotten about the Kirkland wipes. Im regretting not doing this blogging thing earlier, people give such great suggestions 🙂

      • No problem. Wipes are too much for my sensitive skin, but after buying Pond’s for my sister, I switched to buying Kirkland because it was in bulk, had better packaging, and obviously cheaper haha. She likes them just fine so I think they’re just as effective. Will ask her sometime 🙂

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