Skin and bodycare products that we’re buzzing about.
The latest skin heroes to hit the shelves
Skinnies ‘deep clean’ 100 per cent natural Cleansing Oil, $35, is a great everyday cleanser for balanced skin. It effortlessly removes sunscreen, make-up and impurities. It contains 100 per cent natural ingredients including sunflower seed, linseed, kiwiseed and manuka oil, and vitamin E.
Ethique’s Bombshell Self Tanning Bar, $45 (65g), is as easy to use as a liquid tanner. Colour develops from four hours and complete after 24 hours and lasts up to 10 days. It also contains a bronzer for instant gratification.
Trilogy’s unscented Pure Plant Body Oil, $30 (110ml) suits all skin types, and is effective for reducing the appearance of stretch marks and scarring. Certified natural by NATRUE, it contains rosehip oil to repair and hydrate, and sweet almond oil to stablise the natural pH of the skin and apricot oil to soothe inflammation.
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Body Shop’s limited-edition Star Stamp Liner, $18, (designed in collaboration with House of Holland) is double-ended with a star stamp on one end, and liner on the other. Simply stamp and shine.
Mojito is just one of the many sweet-smelling scents of naturally delicious deodorant brand Little Mango. Made from a base of butters, oils, aluminium-free sodium bicarbonate, tapioca and essential oils, these deodorants in a pot, $17 (50g), are applied with your fingertips.
Show me the honey!
Your skin will just soak up Wild Ferns Pure New Zealand
Manuka Honey Face Mask, $19.90. This soothing and hydrating antioxidant-rich gel contains certified manuka honey 80+, vitamin E, green tea, and rejuvenating royal jelly and bee pollen.
One sniff of Tailor Skincare’s new Glow Pot ‘Astra’, $49 (30ml), and you won’t be able to resist if you’re a chocoholic. The natural bronzer, which contains organic unrefined cacao butter, will make your skin shimmer and smell like chocolate.