Giveaway: Clear Skin with the Michael Todd True Organics SoniClear Skin System! (ARV $184!)

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When you’re looking to get the most out of your facial and body care routine, it’s important that you pay attention to what you’re putting on your body – and how you’re putting it there. Lots of conventional cleansing products have some pretty concerning ingredients – including ones that are known to be carcinogenic. Ouch!

Instead, find something healthier with Michael Todd True Organics body care. They sell a huge variety of personal care products including a line of men’s skin care products. There are soaps, toners, scrubs, anti-aging items, moisturizers, masks and peels, and so much more. All of the Michael Todd Cleansers, washes, and scrubs are made in the United States without any parabens, artificial color or fragrance, or any other potential harmful additives. They’re never tested on animals, and they’re sulfate-free.

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The latest release from Michael Todd True Organics is their SoniClear skin cleansing system. The world’s first antimicrobial sonic cleansing system, this system helps improve skin tone and provides better overall cleansing than with your hands alone. Including both a face brush and a body brush, the system helps you clean all areas of your body with even more thoroughness. Fully waterproof and rechargeable, all you have to do is grab your SoniClear, take it into the shower, and clean yourself. When you’re done, you just place the SoniClear back into its charging cradle where it will sit there and be ready for your next use! It’s even been recommended by The Doctors TV show.

It’s extremely simple to attach and remove the included Brush Heads. It just requires a slight push of the head – but at the same time, I’ve had absolutely no problem with the heads coming removed on their own. It’s simple to change the brush heads mid-use during a shower, so you can easily switch between body and facial cleansings.

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The SoniClear comes equipped with your choice of 6 speeds – 3 facial brush speeds and 3 body brush speeds. The handle actually recognizes which brush you have attached, and it allows you to use the three corresponding speed options. Once you’ve chosen the speed you want to use, just gently place the brush head against the skin, and the 300+ oscillation movements per second will do all of the work for you.

Now you’ve figured out the best way to cleanse your face; why not make sure you have the best products to go with it? I’ve kinda fallen in love with the Charcoal Detox Cleanser. Designed as a face wash, it uses activated charcoal to provide gentle exfoliation. Designed for all skin types, it helps heal blemishes and keep your skin clean. I’ve fallen in love with it because it’s so easy to use. It leaves my skin feeling oil-free, and it doesn’t have any scent to it at all. It has a slightly textured sensation to it that helps rid my face of dirt and oil, and it’s really easy to rinse off after I’m done cleaning. Plus, since it’s a grey color, it’s really simple to notice if I’ve missed a spot when cleaning later.

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Along with that, stay with the season with the Pumpkin Nutrient-Rich Facial Scrub! Smelling like fresh pumpkin to remind you of the season, this exfoliate removes dead skin and helps unclog pores. It’s a very powerful exfoliate, and while it isn’t recommended for sensitive skin because of it, it’s a great choice for those that want to make sure their skin has the most cleansing power possible.

Want to celebrate the Halloween season with better skin? Come enter to win a Michael Todd True Organics prize package. It will include a Michael Todd True Organics Orange SoniClear skin cleansing system (limited edition and not available for purchase!) as well as a Michael Todd True Organics Pumpkin Mask.

Important Note: In the photos I’ve posted, the SoniClear is shown backwards in the charging cradle. This is just to show the brand name of the SoniClear; it actually rests in the charger the opposing way.

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WIN IT:

Michael Todd True Organics has generously offered to send a Michael Todd True Organics Skin Cleansing Package (A$V $184!) to one lucky winner! To enter, simply complete the form below (one entry per person, per method). Info collected will only be used to verify the winning entry and contact the winner. This giveaway will close on November 12th at 11:59pm EST. The contest is open to readers in the US only.

One winner will be picked randomly through Rafflecopter and I will contact them via email. Winner will have 48 hours to respond with mailing address or another winner will be chosen.

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Giveaway: “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Home Sweet Home” Book!

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Whether you’ve just moved into your first place and want some heart-warming stories or you’re looking for the perfect present to give someone for their new home, why not read 101 stories about Hearth, Happiness, and Hard Work? Perfect for bringing those warm and fuzzy feelings to the surface about your new place, “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Home Sweet Home” is going to be a fantastic read for you.

What can you expect?

“Home is where the heart is. Whether your home is an apartment, a house, or a condo — rented or owned — the 101 stories in this book, all about the place you call home, will warm your heart. You will find joy, laughter, and inspiration in this collection of stories about cooking, family meals, decorating, remodeling, repairing… everything we do to make a home.”

Enter to come win your own copy of this book!

WIN IT:

Chicken Soup for the Soul has generously offered to send a copy of the “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Home Sweet Home” Book to one lucky winner! To enter, simply complete the form below (one entry per person, per method). Info collected will only be used to verify the winning entry and contact the winner. This giveaway will close on November 10th at 11:59pm EST. The contest is open to readers in the US only.

One winner will be picked randomly through Rafflecopter and I will contact them via email. Winner will have 48 hours to respond with mailing address or another winner will be chosen.

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Measure Accurately: Smart Weigh Digital Pro Pocket Scale Review

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What Is It
When you need to do precise measurements, you may be surprised to find that not all scales can get as precise you need them to. Depending on what scale you have, it may only be able to weigh in increments of 0.2 pounds or 0.02 gram increments. For when you’re weighing smaller items or require a very precise measurement, a precise scale such as the Smart Weigh Digital Pro Pocket Scale was designed for you. It can weigh up to 500 grams in 0.01 gram increments.

Perfect for multiple uses around your household, this scale can be used for measuring mailing, jewelry, coin, and cooking needs. It also can double as a postage scale to ensure that you always have the proper amount of postage when sending your letters. The PCS function will give you an accurate count while the HOLD function will lock the weight reading. Of course, the scale has a TARE function that allows you to avoid including the container for your items in the final weight reading.

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The front of the scale features a bright LCD screen with a blue backlight. It displays readings in g, OZ, OZT, dwt, GN, and CT.

This precise measuring scale requires 2 AAA batteries which are included to make it easy for you. It has an automatic 2-minute shut off that will keep you from accidentally draining the batteries.

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My Opinion
The scale works really well. I already have another scale that weighs in the same increments, and the scales matched up with one another. It measures in even more measurement options than my prior scale does, and it’s really to use. The instruction manual (which is included) explains everything very well, but the basic idea is that you just have to use the On/Off button and use the other buttons to decide how you’re weighing as well as what measurements you’d like the results to be shown in. It’s super easy to use, and after turning it on, you’ll be taking measurements within seconds.

I really love that your Smart Weigh Digital Scale comes with multiple protective plastic snap-on cases – that also double as trays if need be. There’s a plastic case that goes around the base to protect it, and there’s another case that goes over the weighing platform. Both of these cases need to be removed in order to use the scale, but once you remove them, you can use them as trays to hold whatever you’re hoping to weigh in one place. The covers snap-on really easily and snap-off just as easily.

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The blue LED screen is really simple to read – as long as you’re looking at it straight-on. If you have a need for privacy, this can be a great feature. However, if you’re looking at the scale from an angle or from the opposing side, it’s completely impossible to read the LED screen; all of the numbers go completely invisible. It’s really neat, and it’s not an issue as long as you’re looking at the scale straight-on, but if you and a partner were planning on using it while one sits next to the other, for some odd reason, one of the people will probably not be able to read the screen.

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Pros
The scale is extremely simple to use. The four buttons make it intuitive to use, and you’ll understand exactly how to control this scale within minutes of opening the box. The read-out makes it easy to view the results, and the protective cases that also come with the scale can double as measuring trays when weighing.

Cons
The backlit LCD read-out can’t be read from an angle; you’ll need to be viewing it head-on.

Recommended
If you regularly need to weigh items that are very small and require precise measurement, this scale could be perfect for you. It’s not as important to have if you don’t need very precise measurement, but for those precise jobs, this works really well.

Buy It
The Smart Weigh Digital Pro Pocket Scale with Back-Lit LCD display is available for purchase right on Amazon.

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Giveaway: $25 Modstraps Camera & Tech Accessories Giftcard!

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If you own a camera, you quickly figure out how much you want to accessorize and care for it – and MOD makes that really easy. While they started off selling DSLR Camera Straps, MOD has expanded into multiple areas. You can now buy camera bags, cap savers, quick-release adapters, strap wraps, tech sleeves, phone cases, keychain pouches, and so, so many others! Whether you have a compact camera, a tablet, a DSLR, or a cell phone, ModStraps sells accessories that are going to make your life easier.

Just look at this? I use my Modstraps ID Bags every single day of my life. I keep ti on my keychain, and it can hold my cell phone as well as all of those store/club ID/loyalty cards so I know I always have them when I’m out driving and shopping.

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Of course, that’s not even including the days that I actually pick up my DSLR. I’ve been spoiled, and I’ve fallen in love with MOD for my camera. The camera strap is super duper comfortable, and it’s plushy on my neck. In fact, I just did some photos with a photographer with my camera the other day, and while they’re not ready yet (I wish they were in time for those post!), the Mod. strap really brings out the beauty of my DSLR camera. Not only that, but I have a bag to slip in my tablet while traveling with it, a Strap Wrap that holds my business cards on my DSLR strap at all times, and their CapSavers to keep my lens caps from escaping me. (Seriously? How do they escape so much?)

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One of the best things about ModStraps this holiday season is that you can find them at your local Target with EXCLUSIVE designs! If you’re shopping for the photographer in your life, you don’t have to wait for shipping or go shopping online. Instead, you can pick up some of the amazing ModStraps Cap Savers and ModStraps Camera Straps directly from Target stores!

I can’t explain exactly how much I love my ModStraps camera strap. You see, I really love my camera, and I want a camera strap that really showcases my personality as well as looks cute, is reliable, and is really comfortable as well. Modstraps.com has really hit all of those things. I’m just super excited that you don’t have to worry about buying online – you can now buy them straight in Target stores with their exclusive designs.

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Buy It
Ready to get your own? You can pick up the exclusive Target Modstraps design right near the electronics section your local Target. Want to browse and buy from their full selection? Just go online straight to their store!

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WIN IT:

ModStraps has generously offered to send a $25 ModStraps Giftcard to one lucky winner! To enter, simply complete the form below (one entry per person, per method). Info collected will only be used to verify the winning entry and contact the winner. This giveaway will close on November 4th at 11:59pm EST. The contest is open to readers in the US only.

One winner will be picked randomly through Rafflecopter and I will contact them via email. Winner will have 48 hours to respond with mailing address or another winner will be chosen.

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