Friday, May 11, 2012

Do you want me to send you some free beauty products? #EclosBeauty

This post brought to you by éclos Skin Care. All opinions are 100% mine.

Eclos_StarterKit.jpgIt was time for a new face.

I turned 43 years old last month, and I always love it when people say I look younger than my years, like the guy on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad wine tour who said “You look good for 43!” as the whole train car sang “Happy Birthday” to me – or the babysitter who told me I looked like I was in my early 30s, like her mom.

I pointed a “God bless you…” and an “I love you” to them, respectively.

So when éclos Skin Care sent me their Anti-Aging Skin Care Starter Kit with sample sizes of their complete product line, I ripped that puppy open and dove into the following products:

• Facial Cleanser Skin Prep
• Cellular Activator Face Serum
• Moisture Therapy Regenerative Cream
• Restorative Eye Cream
• Instant Radiance Facial Scrub
• Skin Renewal Clay Mask
• éclos Terry Cloth Head Band

The first thing I noticed was the yummy smell and because éclos contains Apple Stem Cells extracted from a rare Swiss apple, so it makes sense. I liked the headband that kept my weave out of my face as well. ;-)

I’d never used a cleanser skin prep before cleaning my face, so that was a new experience.

I loved the face scrub the most – exfoliation junky that I am – because it’s the perfect combination of good grittiness (I don’t like other scrubs that are too soft) and great fineness.

YesI noticed that the great-smelling products left my face with a healthy glow – so much so that I went without foundation a time or two when I would have normally worn it.

And even when I did plop on light foundation, I noticed how much I appreciated my skin in the sunlight in my minivan when I snapped this “after” pic with my cell phone -- check out my "before" pic from below -- I really do think my skin is getting better and clearer.

The ingredients stimulate skin stem cells, and make our skin act like younger skin – something I’m all for, especially reducing wrinkles, staving off my need of Botox. I’m not ready to go under that needle just yet, if ever…

Usually products like these are a lot pricier, but these products are being brought to us at less expensive prices. The kit I received is valued at $19.99 – and you can get one for free, if you follow the rules below.

Do you want to try these products?

In order to enter the contest for me to send you the one kit for free – be the first to do these two things:

#1 – Leave a comment below on this blog post stating which product in the kit you are most excited to try.

(Don’t worry if your comment is not published right away – I like to moderate my comments before they are posted – but I will check the date/time stamp to know who posted first and correctly – as well as who sent me their address.)

#2 – Send me your correct name and mailing address to

My before picThe first person who successfully completes the above two actions will receive the one new free kit I have to give away. Once I’ve chosen a winner, I will leave a comment below so that you know the contest has ended.


Look forward to your new face…

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éclos Beauty said...

Thank you so much for taking the time to review the products. We are glad that you are enjoying them and can see a positive difference in your skin. You can find éclos products at Target, Ulta, Duane Reade, Walgreens, Rite Aid and Fred Meyer.

Best Wishes,
The éclos Beauty Team

Paula Neal Mooney said...

Yes, I really do like them.

Now hopefully someone will leave me and comment and email me their mailing address so I can send off this other kit! ;-)

Chris Hugh said...

I really like this blog. How do I subscribe to it? I don't want to lose it among my million bookmarks.

Paula Neal Mooney said...

Thanks, Chris Hugh -

For your other comment as well. God is really really great!

The best way to keep up with me is to fan me on Facebook via the above link.

Be blessed,

Iklan Gratis Indonesia said...

yes send my your best product to my email

Paula Neal Mooney said...

Hi Iklan Gratis,

I didn't receive your mailing address -- so I can't mail them to you until you do.

Hi comment reader,
In the meantime -- the above giveaway is still active, so if you leave me a comment about the beauty products as stated above, plus email me your mailing address to the above email address, I will send them to you free of charge.

Once one person fulfills the requirements, I'll update the comment section to let readers know when it's been given away...

Thanks all!

Paula Neal Mooney said...

I am closing out this giveaway since I didn't receive any valid requests nor mailing addresses.

Thanks all, and stay tuned for any future giveaways.

Paula Neal Mooney