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Which Of These 27 Best-Selling Beauty Products Do You Actually Need?

These 27 products are best-sellers at major makeup retailers, plus the most reviewed products on MakeupAlley. But do you think they're worth your time and money? Tell us.

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  1. maybelline great lash

    Yes, it's the Holy Grail of mascaras.
    Nah, it never seemed like anything out of the ordinary.

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maybelline great lash
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    Yes, it's the Holy Grail of mascaras.
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    Nah, it never seemed like anything out of the ordinary.
  1. Is it worth it?

    Yes, my skin looks like it should be in a Michelangelo painting when I use this foundation.
    Nope, the price tag doesn't justify the product.

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Is it worth it?
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    Yes, my skin looks like it should be in a Michelangelo painting when I use this foundation.
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    Nope, the price tag doesn't justify the product.
  1. is nars blush worth it?

    Yes, it's the only blush that really works for me.
    Nope. It's not really worth the hype.

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is nars blush worth it?
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    Yes, it's the only blush that really works for me.
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    Nope. It's not really worth the hype.
  1. could you live without urban decay primer potion?

    The thought of one day without my Primer Potion is too painful.
    I see no difference when I use this primer.

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could you live without urban decay primer potion?
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    The thought of one day without my Primer Potion is too painful.
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    I see no difference when I use this primer.
  1. mane n tail?

    Yes, I'll never use another shampoo again.
    Not really. It seems just like every other shampoo I've ever used.

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mane n tail?
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    Yes, I'll never use another shampoo again.
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    Not really. It seems just like every other shampoo I've ever used.
  1. biotin?

    100% yes. My hair grew faster (everywhere) and now I swear by biotin.
    Nope, I barely even noticed a difference besides my hair just growing at its natural pace.

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biotin?
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    100% yes. My hair grew faster (everywhere) and now I swear by biotin.
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    Nope, I barely even noticed a difference besides my hair just growing at its natural pace.
  1. proactiv worth it?

    Yes, Proactiv saved my skin from acne and I'll never go back.
    No way. It didn't work and the auto-renewal system is a nightmare for my bank account.

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proactiv worth it?
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    Yes, Proactiv saved my skin from acne and I'll never go back.
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    No way. It didn't work and the auto-renewal system is a nightmare for my bank account.
  1. st. ives scrub worth it?

    Yes. There's a reason it's called SAINT Ives.
    No way. I'd rather put a paper bag over my head every day than use this scrub on my skin.

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st. ives scrub worth it?
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    Yes. There's a reason it's called SAINT Ives.
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    No way. I'd rather put a paper bag over my head every day than use this scrub on my skin.
  1. benetint?

    Yes! I can't even remember what I did before Benetint.
    Nope, I don't miss it when I don't have it around.

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benetint?
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    Yes! I can't even remember what I did before Benetint.
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    Nope, I don't miss it when I don't have it around.
  1. biore?

    Are you kidding? These strips are the only way I can deal with blackheads.
    Nope. I'm always underwhelmed by how little actually comes out when I peel the strip off of my skin.

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biore?
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    Are you kidding? These strips are the only way I can deal with blackheads.
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    Nope. I'm always underwhelmed by how little actually comes out when I peel the strip off of my skin.
  1. seche vite

    Absolutely. My nail polish lasts at least a week without chips.
    No way. I don't even understand why this has a cult following.

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seche vite
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    Absolutely. My nail polish lasts at least a week without chips.
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    No way. I don't even understand why this has a cult following.
  1. josie maran?

    Without this oil, my skin is a complete dry, scaly disaster.
    I tried this oil and my face looked like an oil spill had happened.

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josie maran?
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    Without this oil, my skin is a complete dry, scaly disaster.
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    I tried this oil and my face looked like an oil spill had happened.
  1. foreo?

    Absolutely. My face glows like an angel's with this thing.
    Nope. There's basically no difference between this and my hands.

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foreo?
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    Absolutely. My face glows like an angel's with this thing.
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    Nope. There's basically no difference between this and my hands.
  1. glamglow?

    Absolutely. I'd never waste my money on products that don't work.
    Nope, I really don't see a difference from drugstore face masks, TBH.

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glamglow?
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    Absolutely. I'd never waste my money on products that don't work.
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    Nope, I really don't see a difference from drugstore face masks, TBH.
  1. naked3?

    Absolutely. It's everything I need in a single place.
    Not really. It's not much different than the original Naked palette.

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naked3?
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    Absolutely. It's everything I need in a single place.
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    Not really. It's not much different than the original Naked palette.
  1. beauty blender?

    YAAAAAAAAS! The Beauty Blender gives me life!
    Meh, it's not much better than any ol' makeup sponge.

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beauty blender?
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    YAAAAAAAAS! The Beauty Blender gives me life!
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    Meh, it's not much better than any ol' makeup sponge.
  1. clarisonic?

    100% yes. The Clarisonic completely changed my skin for the better.
    Honestly, no. The Clarisonic actually ruined my skin.

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clarisonic?
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    100% yes. The Clarisonic completely changed my skin for the better.
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    Honestly, no. The Clarisonic actually ruined my skin.
  1. Queen Helene?

    You bet! It clears my pores and tightens my skin (plus it smells amazing).
    Not even close. My skin got so tight and dry when I used this mask.

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Queen Helene?
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    You bet! It clears my pores and tightens my skin (plus it smells amazing).
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    Not even close. My skin got so tight and dry when I used this mask.
  1. Shu Uemura

    Are you kitten me right meow? This thing works wonders on my eyes.
    Honestly, I see no difference. Not worth it.

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Shu Uemura
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    Are you kitten me right meow? This thing works wonders on my eyes.
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    Honestly, I see no difference. Not worth it.
  1. La mer?

    Yes, this cream changed my life.
    No, I was shocked by how basic this cream was for the price tag.

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La mer?
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    Yes, this cream changed my life.
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    No, I was shocked by how basic this cream was for the price tag.
  1. ysl?

    Yeah, I basically turned into a magical, luminescent fairy when I swiped this on my face.
    Not quite, this is basically just the same as every highlighter I've tried.

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ysl?
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    Yeah, I basically turned into a magical, luminescent fairy when I swiped this on my face.
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    Not quite, this is basically just the same as every highlighter I've tried.
  1. chi?

    You bet your bottom dollar! This thing flat irons my hair better than any other straightener I've tried.
    Nope, I was completely let down.

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chi?
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    You bet your bottom dollar! This thing flat irons my hair better than any other straightener I've tried.
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    Nope, I was completely let down.
  1. baby lips?

    Baby Lips represents all that is holy in this world.
    I couldn't even tell the difference between this and regular Chapstick. Actually, it dries out my lips.

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baby lips?
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    Baby Lips represents all that is holy in this world.
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    I couldn't even tell the difference between this and regular Chapstick. Actually, it dries out my lips.
  1. pond's?

    You bet! Pond's takes everything off and my skin feels smoother than a baby's bottom.
    Nah, it never worked for me.

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pond's?
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    You bet! Pond's takes everything off and my skin feels smoother than a baby's bottom.
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    Nah, it never worked for me.
  1. bareminerals?

    I feel naked without BareMinerals. My face looks amazing with this foundation.
    My face feels too cakey with this and I never really understood the appeal.

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bareminerals?
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    I feel naked without BareMinerals. My face looks amazing with this foundation.
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    My face feels too cakey with this and I never really understood the appeal.
  1. tweezers?

    I've never felt as strongly about a product as I do about these Tweezers. They can get any hair, anytime.
    If we're being real, I don't get what all the fuss is about.

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tweezers?
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    I've never felt as strongly about a product as I do about these Tweezers. They can get any hair, anytime.
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    If we're being real, I don't get what all the fuss is about.
  1. covergirl?

    Hell yes! Using any other lipstick would feel like betrayal.
    Not even close. It never stays on my lips. :(

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covergirl?
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    Hell yes! Using any other lipstick would feel like betrayal.
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    Not even close. It never stays on my lips. :(

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