Are They Dupes?: Olay Regenerist Micro Sculpting Cream VS Studio 35 Micro Shaping Cream

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Olay is my favourite drugstore skincare brand. True, some of their moisturizers give me pimples (damn you, palmitates!), but most products are well-formulated, and fairly cheap.

So, when I’ve heard that Walmart store brand Studio 35 is selling a dupe for Olay Regenerist Micro Sculpting Cream, my curiosity was instantly piqued. Could Sudio 35 Micro Shaping Cream be even better?

At first glance, the creams look identical. The name is pretty much the same: Micro Sculpting Cream vs Micro Shaping Cream (not much fantasy there!). Ditto for the ingredients. But when I inspected them more closely, I notice a key difference that makes one better than the other.

Here’s what I’m talking about:

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20 Easy Ways To Love Yourself More Today

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“Learn to love yourself,” they say, “and everything else will fall into place.” But how the heck do we do that? We can’t just spin around, three times chanting “I love myself, I love myself, I love myself,” and voilà, we now think we’re the most awesome people in the world. It doesn’t work like that.

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Luxury On A Budget: Calcot Manor Dry Body Oil Spray

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When Calcot Manor Dry Body Oil Spray landed on my desk, my first thought was, “OMG, this stuff smells amazing!”. Citrusy fruits and patchouli intertwine to create a scent that’s both zesty and cozy, warm and relaxing. I can’t smell enough of it!

My second thought? “There’s no way this oil can hydrate my dry skin. Absolutely no way.” As far as oils go, Calcot Manor Dry Body Oil Spray is quite lightweight. My skin is parched dry. Not exactly the best combination.

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