Sunday, March 20, 2011

March 2011 Giveaway: Mario Badescu Minis

Spring is in the air and it smells divine.  I love the smell of Spring Air, Clean Laundry, Babies (Clean ones!), and the Beach.  I also love perfumes and colognes.

For March 2011's Giveaway, you could win a mini Mario Badescu set that contains some of their best selling products
(Mario Badescu Enzyme Cleansing Gel, Seaweed Cleansing Lotion, A.H.A & Ceramide Moisturizer, Citrus Body Cleanser, and Elasto Seamoillient Hand Cream)

All you have to do is:
1. Subscribe
2. Leave a comment telling me what your favorite smells are (Whether it be a fragrance or not)

If you subscribe and comment your favorite smells to this post by 11:59 pm PST on Thursday 3/31/11, you could win these five mini Mario Mario Badescu products!

Mario Badescu is a great line~ The products work well, are fairly priced, and it's one of the lines that I use multiple products from and can recommend confidently.

Some of my favorite products that I use are:
Mario Badescu Facial Spray With Aloe, Herbs, and Rose Water
Mario Badescu Drying Lotion
Mario Badescu Vitamin C Serum

For over 40 years, Mario Badescu Skin Care has been known for personalized skin care and acne treatment. We continue to offer spa and skin care services not just to celebrities, but to individuals across the world who appreciate the importance of quality skin care. Our proven line of products helps thousands each day fight acne, treat rosacea, control teen acne, and help with their aging skin. From cleansers, astringents and moisturizers to exfoliants and eye creams, Mario Badescu Skin Care offers a comprehensive array of products for all of your needs.

Enzyme Cleansing Gel:
Benefits: Our Best Selling Daily Cleanser. This non-foaming, gel cleanser thoroughly removes the day’s make-up, dirt and oil without drying the skin. Papaya and Grapefruit Extracts are exfoliating Alpha Hydroxy Acids that help prevent dulling build-up that can cause blackheads and pimples.

How to Use: Twice daily, massage in a circular motion on wet skin avoiding eye area. Rinse with tepid water. Pat dry and follow with toner or astringent.
Retail Price: 8 oz.- $12, 16 oz.-$20

Benefits: This is a non-drying, non-alcohol toner that cleans and disinfects dry and sensitive skin. Mild Witch Hazel formula removes pore clogging debris and anti-inflammatory Seaweed and Aloe Extract soothe sensitive areas.

How to Use: Twice daily after cleansing, pat skin dry and apply lotion dampened cotton by wiping in an outward direction until cotton comes up clean. Avoid eye area. Follow with moisturizer or night cream.
Retail Price: 8 oz.- $15, 16 oz.-$26, 32 oz.-$45

A.H.A & Ceramide Moisturizer:
Benefits:  Reduce Wrinkles and Sun Damaged Skin. Oil-free, gentle, AHA daily moisturizer is formulated with Lemon Extract and soothing Aloe. Revive and rejuvenate dull, congested skin. Helps reduce sun spots and skin pigmentation conditions. Non-greasy, absorbent and very lightweight.

How to Use: After cleansing and toning, apply daily all over face, avoiding eye area.
Retail Price: 2 oz.- $20

Citrus Body Cleanser:
Benefits:  Grapefruit Extract gently exfoliates the skin while the soothing Linden Flower Extract leaves the skin feeling clean and refreshed. Leaves no soapy residue.

How to Use: Use daily all over body, avoiding face and eyes. Massage on wet skin with a soft cloth, loofah or sponge using caution around acne-erupted areas on back and chest
Retail Price: 8 oz.- $10, 16 oz.-$18

Elasto-Seamollient Hand Cream
Benefits:  A unique formulation of protective Seamollient and nourishing Vitamin E makes this thick, rich, hand cream perfect for frequently washed hands. Contains antioxidant Peanut Oil to moisturize and protect dry, chapped or cracked skin.

How to Use:  Apply as often as needed especially after hand washing.

Beauty Tip: For an intense hand treatment apply liberally and wear beauty gloves to bed.
Retail Price: 4 oz.- $8, 8 oz.-$14

So if you'd like to try out this great line and these products, don't forget to
1. Subscribe
2. Comment your favorite smells (Fragrance or Not)
by 11:59 pm PST on Thursday 3/31/11!!!

So let's say ADIOS to Winter (because you have been no friend of mine), and say BONJOUR to beautiful Spring Sunshine and all the wonderful sights and smells it brings!

 *~ Have a Beautiful Day! ~*


  1. ooh, this is a toughie. I would have to say the smell of clementine's are up there because what korean doesn't have boxes upon boxes of clementine's in their house during the winter season and eat it all day, every day, with every meal? it will forever remind me of childhood, home, my culture, family, etc. :)

  2. I looveee the smell of freshly dried laundry....mmmmmm just makes me feel good inside