Mini Empties | Beauty

I’ve recently finished quite a few mini sized products so I thought I’d do an empties post on my thoughts as it isn’t very often I make my way through so many products all at the same time! 

Caru Skincare Cucumber & Lime Toner – I got this as a generous sample from Nuciya when I bought the Sappho foundation in their Black Friday sale. I’ve used it up pretty quickly as it just smells so good It is purely hydrosols and preservative free so must be used within 6-8 weeks. It just smells like fresh cucumbers and is really refreshing.

Kris D’Amour Soothing Facial Oil – I got this in a Souk Souk box a while back but I don’t really like the scent. It smells a bit like yeast to me, not sure why as the body oil has a really nice scent but it isn’t one I’d buy again. It’s full of great ingredients like rose, tamanu and chamomile but I can’t look past the smell. 

Skin & Tonic Steam Clean – I got this travel sized sample in the You Beauty box a couple of months back as it was only £6.95 for the whole box. It’s a balm cleanser that melts to an oil and smells like spearmint, it’s so delicious. I’d definitely consider buying a full size of this. S&T have now started selling mini version on their website so go & check this British brand out! 

Balmology Cleanse Balm – Again, another balm to oil cleanser whereas this one has a richer texture and smells even more amazing. I will definitely buy this one again as it’s slightly more affordable at just £21.00 for a 50g jar. 

Spiezia Cleanser – Yet another balm cleanser! Can you tell I love them? This one is really rich, melts into an oil, smells lovely but it does leave a little residue on the skin. I’d consider buying this one in the future though as it helps dig out clogged pores and nourish dry patches. 

Have you tried any of these?


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  1. Good selection of minis, I'd love to try Caru but I think I've been sucked in by the labels 😀

    Posted 1.18.15
  2. Some great products here 🙂 The Skin & Tonic Steam Clean is one I've been eyeing up, really sounds lovely from your description! x

    Posted 1.18.15
  3. skin & tonic is a brand i would love to try! xx Nice post Amber 🙂

    Posted 1.19.15
  4. I am definitely eyeing the balm cleansers here!

    Posted 1.19.15
  5. Ooh, the steam clean cleanser sounds lovely! I really want to try more products with minty scents as it's one of my favourites! xxx

    Posted 1.19.15
  6. The balm cleansers are all awesome! I love the balmology one 🙂

    Rach xx


    Posted 1.19.15
  7. Think I will try the Skin & Tonic Steam Clean, especially if you can get trial sizes. I'm completely sold on balm cleansers too!

    Carrie | What I Love Today x

    Posted 1.20.15