And before we dive deep into these glowingly troublesome free trial offers, we must mention the fact that “by law” most of these companies (no matter how bad or ugly it looks), are only charging you what you actually agreed to in the fine print.
So this post from here on out is not to blame or shame any company or product outright, but more designed for you to get sensible and knowledgeable about how these are conducted and carried out so you can make your decision with more upfront resources.
— Then, the website will list something that says “As of [Your Date], we have confirmed [Skin Care Product Scam A] is in stock. — These false supply/demand thing is created to trick you into thinking you need to purchase the skin cream as quickly as possible.
In reality, the skin care product manufacturer will never run out.
Let's start by saying not every free trial offer is created equally or rests on the same laurels.
However, most of these skin care product scams proceed in a virtually identical way and follow the same format and structure (which ideally makes it easier for you and us to avoid).
— In other cases, the site may try to overwhelm you with scientific jargon to make you think the formula is more advanced than it is.
The manufacturer will explain that they can’t just give away skin care products for free – they’re being such nice a nice manufacturer that you should at least be expected to pay shipping and handling.
If you’re the type of person who falls for these scams online, then you probably think it’s acceptable to pay that shipping and handling fee.
But this is where the ‘fine-print waters' get muddy and murky and where we hope to help you make informed, educated decisions based on your skin care needs and wants.
Let's review why most (but certainly not all) free trial skin care samples aren't exactly as free as advertised.