Klout Perk: Braun Forehead Thermometer Model FHT 1000


My newest Klout perk was a wonderful surprise when it arrived on New Year’s Eve. It is the Braun Thermometer, Model FHT 1000. No longer do you have to stick a thermometer in your mouth or even your ear to check your temperature. This is a forehead thermometer that has a large color-coded screen with instant fever detection. The new Braun Forehead thermometer uses the skin’s surface over the temporal artery, which is connected to the heart. You get an accurate temperature and there is no probe covers needed. The thermometer comes with a protective cap and the 2 AAA batteries it takes, so you are set right out of the box. I tried it and just in seconds had an accurate read out. The Braun FHT 1000 is for everyone in the family from infants to adults!


As an added perk, Braun  is offering a $10 on-line rebate so not you can start 2014 with savings.

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I received the above product free of charge from Klout and Braun.  I am not obligated tp provide a positive or favorable review, just my honest opinion.  My review is based on my experience with the product and/or brand, which may differ from yours.


Smiley: Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief



As much as I love Nature, it really does not love me back. I am a hay fever nightmare and Ms. Sneezy should be my middle name. I was always known for caring an entire tissue box around with me in high school because you might as well go with it when you suffer as badly as I do. I already use antihistamine eye drops, a nasal spray and 3 different brands of allergy pills and yes, I still sneeze and suffer. I sometimes think what is the point of taking anything if I still feel the effects and then stop taking stuff to then realize the allergy nightmare could always be darker.

In comes Advil, a box that Smiley sent free of charge, as part of their Advil campaign. One of the pills I take is an OTC and one of the other allergy pills I take is a decongestant. I like that Advil combined both and I’m always celebrating the day I need to take one less pill.

But does it work?


Advil’s Allergy & Congestion relief has several active ingredients that create an effective solution for many allergy suffers. Just the symptoms it provides temporary relief on, is impressive:

  • Temporary relief of symptoms associated with Hay Fever or other upper respiratory allergies and the common cold
  • Runny Nose
  • Itchy/Watery Eyes
  • Itching of the Nose or Throat
  • Sneezing
  • Nasal Congestion
  • Sinus Pressure
  • Headache
  • Minor Body Aches/Pains
  • Fever
  • Reduces Swelling of the Nasal Passages
  • Temporary Restores freer breathing through the Nose

The package should just have a picture of me on the back at this point when it comes to symptoms. I experience all and I love when they get cute and hit me at once.


Combining Chlorpheniramine Maleate, an ingredient used in prevention of the symptoms of allergic conditions (i.e. rhinitis) with Ibuprofen makes a powerful duo. You get the antihistamine with finally a mild pain reliever because having allergies is not just a bothersome condition that alters how you look (bug eyes anyone?), it hurts and just moving and accomplishing simple tasks is difficult. I get headaches just from the pressure alone. Advil also added Phenylephrine HCL, a nasal decongestant so not only do you combat the allergic reaction but it aids with what allergies cause, plugging up your nose, ears, even eyes!

One tablet lasts 4 to 6 hours and I like being able to not medicate when my allergies have subsided. Advil states to not take more than 6 pills in a 24 hour period, unless physician approved.


For more information visit and also get a $1.00 off coupon: http://respiratory.advil.com/advil-allergy-congestion-relief

Want to save more, like $2.00 off….visit Facebook: Thx Pfizer and #AdvilAllergyRelief for my free sample. Receive a $2 off coupon http://on.fb.me/YI91JV or https://www.facebook.com/advilcongestionrelief/app_137656902971961?ref=ts%2F#AACR


I received the above product free of charge from Smiley. I am not obligated in providing a positive/favorable review, just my honest opinion. My review is based on my experience with the product, which may differ from yours.

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