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Supreme Perfecting Cream by Premiere Dead Sea {Review}

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I remember struggling through my adolescent years trying to find the right balance of cleansers and moisturizers that didn’t leave my face dry, red, and flaky.  Surely hormones had something to do with it, but it felt like most cleansers were leaving my face too dry and most moisturizers left my face too greasy.  I’d find a good balance or a great product, and the seasons would change and I’d have to start experimenting again to find something my face would get along with.

new_logo (Small)I can see now that most of my problems had to do with the low quality and store-brand products I was using.  You only get one face, and there are certainly crucial years to baby your skin as much as you can.  If I’d only had a tub of this SUPREME Perfecting Cream from Premiere Dead Sea.

 IMG_9632As you can tell, the packaging is gorgeous.  I imagine that this is the type of stuff celebrities use–only products that look like gold from the outside.  On the inside, this cream is just as wonderful.  It smells like a traditional high-quality cream–as in a pleasant, floral, familiar scent.  Nothing tropical or strong, just pleasant and something you’d associate with a facial cream.

IMG_9633This picture above makes the cream look a little chunky, but this is just the first look after peeling off the lid.  If you swirl it around a little with the stick or your finger, it looks and stays perfectly smooth.  The included mini-spatula is nice for scooping out just the right amount in case you don’t want to get smeared all up your hand when you’re getting to the bottom of the bowl.  2.04 oz might not sound like a lot, but this tub is huge.  I think I’ll be using this for months and months before I start getting worried about running out.

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I’ve been using this daily for probably two weeks now and I am really getting addicted to its effects.  It is an extremely powerful mousturizer.  My face has been remarkably dry and flaky lately, and a few swirls of this cream can leave my skin smooth, calmed, and fresh.  It is lightweight and breathable, so I never feel masked or weighed down from it.  I feels perfectly comfortable under makeup and I think its doing a great job of keeping wrinkled, tired skin looking as good as it can.  If you’re looking for a fantastic perfecting cream, this is a great choice.

You can purchase this cream at http://www.premierdeadsea-usa.com/, sold at $199.99 for 2.04 oz.

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Skinnaturals Collection by Skinn Costmetics {Review}

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Have you noticed all the skincare reviews I’ve been doing lately?  I’m becoming particularly particular about what I’m putting on my face, how I’m moisturizing, and how I’m taking care of it in general.  You only get one face, ladies!  I’m starting to really be able to distinguish what is effective and what my face reacts to the best.  I’m pleased to tell you about a real winner, Skinnaturals, and what I love about it.

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This collection is a trio of ingenious products, each with remarkable components and qualities, and meant to be used in conjuction with eachother.  This first step is a Skinnatural Calming Cleanser.  This is a natural, sulfate-free, detergent-free cleanser that cleans without drying.  It doesn’t have a strong added scent to it, but I can detect the botanical extracts, like white tea and cucumber.  As you’d expect, it has a nice subtle earthy and plant-like scent, but nothing unnatural.  It can effectively remove my makeup without a lot of suds or even a lot of effort scrubbing and rinsing.  It is formulated to work well on sensitive skin, and I found it very mild and calming.  This is sold for $24.50 for 4 oz.

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Part 2 is the Skinnatural Soothing Serum.  You can read on the bottle how this is a concentrated solution that is “anti-redness & inflammation relief”.  It provides long term soothing and offers relief for redness and irritation.  I don’t know about you, but I’m experiencing a lot of redness and flaking skin lately.  This cold windy weather is getting the best of me.  This serum feels great on my face.  The green color is soothing and I like picturing it nourishing the surface of my skin and deeper.  This contains licorice root extract and white tea extract that helps reduce inflammation.  This serum retails for $36.50 for 1 oz.

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The last step is the Skinnatural Comforting Crème.  This is a powerful and gentle moisturizer with long term benefits.  Vitamin F, wood and plant extract and white tea extract help to offer anti-redness, anti-wrinkle, anti-aging and anti-damage benefits  while supporting healthy epidermal structure.  Now the directions say to squirt out a quarter size amount and apply to face, but I found this to be waaaay to much for me.  I felt pretty smothered and I had to really work it in for quite awhile to get it all absorbed.  I’ve since started using less than a dime-size amount, and this seems to work better for me and my face.  Even in small amounts, this creme is soothing, intense, and I’m loving it more every time I use it.  This retails for $34.50 for 1.7 oz.

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I’ve only been using these products for a couple of weeks, but I love how calming this system feels on my face!  My poor facial skin has been drinking it up and looking more healthy every day.  This trio really feels like it is doing much more than just getting makeup off.  If feels like my face is getting a nourishing bath, a soothing moisturizer that lasts all night, and that it is looking healthier and happier.  Just writing this up makes me want to go wash my face and use all these products asap.

The set of three products retails for $49.50, but the products are also available for purchase individually at www.skinn.com and via ShopNBC.

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Bioque {Giveaway}–CLOSED

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So along with running my first half-marathon this weekend, I’ve also got another milestone Saturday night: my 10-year high school reunion! Between running 13.1 miles in the morning and dancing the night away that evening, I’m pretty sure I’m going to need a walker to help me hobble into church the next day! I have been practically praying for clear, beautiful skin for the past few weeks because I really didn’t want to go to my 10-year reunion with skin looking the same as it did when I was in high school (i.e. acne-ridden). Gratefully, a miracle came in the mail about a week ago that has helped my skin look better than it did 10 years ago!

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Bioque is a skincare company that is dedicated to improving the appearance of your skin. Their slogan is “Scientific Skincare that Works!” and their claim is backed by Nobel-prize winning technology! Sounds impressive, right? Read this about how Bioque was founded:

“As a world-renowned micro-biologist, [Dr. Martin Rodbell] discovered how cells send messages to one another and won the Nobel Prize…Rodbell’s discoveries relied on a unique knowledge of cellular processes which led to Bioque’s development of simple, naturally-based compounds that dramatically improved the appearance of aged skin. These additional discoveries then progressed to become signal technology—the language by which biochemical messages effectively pass through cellular walls—to deliver these compounds into skin cells with maximum effectiveness and efficiency.”

So Bioque promises to deliver faster and better short- and long-term results because of their scientifically-based theory for reducing fine lines and wrinkles. And their products don’t just eliminate the appearance of fine lines, they actually improve the skin around the wrinkles so they can’t come back at all! Take a look at some of their world-famous products, and see a complete list here.

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I was sent a bottle of Serum Rejeuvenaté to review. The serum is beautifully bottled, but gratefully it’s in a plastic bottle so I don’t have to worry about my 2-year old climbing up on the counter, throwing the bottle on the floor and the serum spilling all over the floor (not that something like that would ever happen…). The consistency of the serum is perfect; not thin and watery but not so thick that it won’t come out of the pump top. The serum feels cool when I apply it to my face and neck and leaves my skin feeling soft and smooth.

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Serum Rejeuvenaté is an “active metabolizing skin rejuvenator”  that is meant to help maintain plump, thick, younger-looking skin. Active botanicals in the serum also help to reduce age spots and redness. I haven’t had the serum long enough to really be able to tell if its claims are true, but I’m excited to find out. I will say that the last week or so my skin has been really smooth and clear (which doesn’t happen very often), so it must be doing something good!

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Serum Rejeuvenaté can be purchased online at Bioque.com. All of Bioque’s products come with a 60-day, 100% money-back guarantee. And for every product you purchase, they will give you some extra samples of their other products to try. A 2 oz. bottle of Serum Rejeuvenaté costs $75, which is a bit pricey for me, but lucky for you, Bioque is offering one lucky winner a 2 oz. bottle for FREE!

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Enter to Win a bottle of Serum Rejuvenaté (a $75 value!)

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** This giveaway is run by Bioque and will end on November 30, 2013.

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Beautiful Skin Care {Giveaway}–CLOSED

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Last week, my family and I traveled to Utah for the BYU vs. Georgia Tech game, since my husband is an alum of both schools (but we were totally rooting for BYU!). Utah is a very beautiful place, but there are many reasons I could never live there. The biggest two are 1) the snow (I am a Southern Californian at heart and anything below 60 degrees is freezing) and 2) the dryness. I dry up like a raisin here in California, and it’s five times worse in the northern climate, and I hate having dry skin! I was so grateful to have the Beautiful Skin Care set with me on my trip!
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Beautiful Skin Care is made by Trusted Health Products, a company that makes a variety of health products from all-natural ingredients. A while back I reviewed OraMD, an all natural breath freshener, toothpaste and mouthwash in one, and I liked the feeling of using all natural ingredients to clean my mouth. Beautiful’s A.M. Moisturizer and P.M. Revitalizer are both made from natural botanical oils, and I liked the feeling of all natural ingredients on my face just as much! According to their website, “’Beautiful’ uses a rare combination of live fruit, nut and plant extracts to feed your skin cells and promote youthful, moist, beautiful glowing skin.”

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I was sent a bottle of Beautiful’s A.M. Moisturizer and P.M. Revitalizer to review. The bottles came with my name on them, which is kind of cheezy but a good daily reminder that I am beautiful! The thing I noticed when I used it for the first time was the smell–a delicious citrusy blend that was both refreshing in the morning and relaxing at night. It was strange to put straight oil on my face–the product is made from 100% pure and natural botanical oils, and that’s it!–but it felt good and surprisingly not too greasy. Here’s a photo of my face before and after applying the A.M. Moisturizer. You can see how in the “after” photo my face has a healthy glow 🙂

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Like the company warns, I did experience a slight break out for a few weeks after starting to use Beautiful, but I still have random break outs all the time, so it was hard to tell how much of that was really caused by the oil removing toxins from my skin or just my crazy, 28-year-old self still suffering from acne. After using the products for about a month I do feel that it has helped my skin to look and feel smoother and to have a healthy glow. I like that it is an all-in-one moisturizer, toner, firmer, protectant, repair cream and age-defying serum. Any product that has all those possibilities in it saves me time and money, which are two things that desperately need saving in my life lately!

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Beautiful Skin Care can be purchased online and ships within two business days! A 0.5 ounce bottle of either moisturizer separately is $19.97, but when purchased together it’s only $34.94. The same discount applies to the 1 ounce bottles; separately they’re $29.97 but purchased together they’re only $49.94. But wait! Everyone who “Likes” their Facebook page saves $5 on their first order! And if your hubby feels left out and wants to have younger, healthier skin, never fear! A men’s line of this skin care system – You’re the Man – is available as well. And if for some reason you’re not satisfied with your purchase, every Trusted Health Products product is backed with a 1 year, 100% Guarantee.

THREE Winners will get to try a bottle of Beautiful A.M. Moisturizer for FREE!

The manufacturer is willing to offer my readers one FREE bottle. They said they would love to have our readers try out Beautiful A.M. Moisturizer (for women) or You’re the Man A.M. Moisturizer (for men) and agreed to send one bottle FREE if our readers would pay a minimal shipping and handling charge. This is a one-time only offer!  They also agreed to include 2 eye-opening reports – The Poisons You Put On Your Face Everyday and Why Your Skin Care Products Have Never Worked: The Truth Revealed .”  That’s a total value of over $40.00. Click here to get your FREE Bottle and FREE reports now!

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** The winner of this giveaway will be drawn no later than the morning of October 29th, 2013, and will be emailed within 24 hours.  If the winner does not respond within 48 hours, a new winner will be drawn.

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Evande Skincare {Review}

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I recently had an outpatient nose surgery and the recovery has taken much longer than I anticipated.  Among the many many annoying and irritating things that have been making me miserable for the last few weeks (congestion, stitches, headaches, tender face, sore neck, mouth sores from the breathing tube during anesthesia, etc), another most obnoxious thing to deal with was not being able to wash my face for a full week.  After all that, my face is just crying out for some attention!  It is screaming for some high quality toner, cleanser, and moisturizer!  Help, evande!
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This stuff could not have arrived at a more perfect time.  The day before my bandages came off my face, I was taking these pictures and just aching to get it on my face!  By the smell of the bottles, I knew this was going to be a good thing.  Nothing smelled overly scented or fake, just pure and effective.
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These products have felt great on my poor face.  I think the key is how natural they are.  Check this out:
c9771c40689e2db2131d78a60dc927e458d3ec50As you can see, they are filled with the most delicious, creamy ingredients, each possessing qualities sure to improve the feel and appearance of any skin.  All of these products contain NO ALCOHOL, which in and of itself is awesome.  Did you notice these prices?  Let me convince you why this trio is totally worth $24.99 for the trio pack.
GENTLE FACIAL CLEANSER & MAKEUP REMOVER: This smells awesome.  Like a brand new bar of soap, but this product is actually soap-free.  It feels more like a moisturizer cream than a cleanser, and I like that a lot.  It effectively removes makeup without feeling like a harsh substance eating away at residue, but rather like a purifying cream that is soothing as it goes.

PORE MINIMIZING TONER:  This stuff is great at controlling shine.  My bottle came with an optional spray nozzle to attach.  I’ve never applied toner through a spray before (I’ve always applied with cotton balls), but I thought this was pretty cool.  The product provided instant relief on my irritated skin, and offered an immediate feeling of clean without a burning sensation.

OIL-FREE MOISTURIZER: This is just the cherry on top after the invigorating regimen above.  It is soothing, creamy, lightly scented, and without greasiness.  Surely the oil-free feature has something to do with that.  It is said to actually improve makeup instead of interfering with it.
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Wouldn’t you love to smear your face with any or all of the goodness below?  Obtainable.  This is what you get with evande skincare.
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Girls, these are really big bottles.  You will get a lot of mileage out of these.  Based on how I’ve been using all three of these daily for two weeks now, I’m convinced that I’ll be taken care of for months to come.
Try this out for yourself!  Evande Skincare can be purchased on their website below, individually, or as a trio pack.

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Studio Gear Color Correcting Cream {Review}

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 I reviewed the gel eyeliner, mascara, and lip gloss from Studio Gear Cosmetics about a month ago (you can read my previous review here), and I have since worn the mascara and lip gloss literally every single day since then.  I’m still working on becoming more used to the gel eyeliner and have used it for special occasions, but I really LOVE these makeup products and have been incredibly pleased with the outcome.

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I was offered the opportunity to review Studio Gear Cosmetics’ new Color Correcting Cream, and I was thrilled to try out another item from this great company! 

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“Transform and enhance your complexion with the newest revolution in beauty – Studio Gear Color Correcting Cream. This incredibly light formula can simultaneously fight aging, retain moisture, and cover and treat blemishes with a non-oily, perfectly radiant finish.  Prevents fine lines and wrinkles with collagen-building ingredients, restores skin elasticity by promoting moisture retention, and brightens and luminates skin with a non-oily, complete coverage application.”

I’ve used the CC cream over the past two weeks, and I love that it doesn’t feel like I’m wearing anything – so necessary during these hot and humid coastal North Carolina summers!  My skin feels smooth with it on, and I’ve noticed that it definitely gives a matte finish that lasts longer than other products I’ve used in the past.

While I love the benefits of my healthy skin that come from this product, though, I really miss the full coverage that comes from other foundations.  My skin broke out horribly just a couple of months ago and left some marks, and I also have uneven skin tone and a face full of freckles (especially when we’re out in the summer sun!), so I’m not very comfortable without a little more coverage than this CC cream provides.  That being said, I’ve tucked it away to try again in a couple of months when my freckles subside a little, and I have my fingers crossed that it will help correct some of my even skin tones and marks.

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L’uvalla Eucalytus Toner {Giveaway} – CLOSED

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You probably already know how I feel about L’uvalla‘s line of fancy skin care.  I have nothing but good things to say about all the products I’ve been able to try, so of course, in delight, I agreed to review L’uvalla’s Argan Oil Serum.  luvalla-logo

Argan Oil is also known as Morocco’s “Liquid Gold”, so this serum being packaged in a shiny gold box is only so appropriate.  It is effective in reducing the signs of aging as it nourishes and hydrates, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.  It can improve the overall health of your skin and support cell regeneration.  Sounds miraculous, doesn’t it?!  The smell is so rich and makes me think of walking down aisles of perfumed oil markets in an exotic far away place.  Just four little dabs on your face will do, as it melts into the rest of our skin, hydrating and nourishing as it spreads.   The combination of such high levels of Vitamin E, essential fatty acids, and Squalene create a super-food for your skin.  My favorite part of the Argan Oil experience is the aromatherapy qualities you can experience by cupping your hands over your nose and breathing in.  Mmm…lovely.

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The Serum really is fantastic, but that’s actually not what’s being given away today.  Drumroll, please…

One lucky winner will receive another L’uvalla product–the Eucalyptus Toner!

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I was sent a pretty bottle of the Eucalyptus Toner, meant to last only 2 weeks, but I’ve been using it nightly for well over that long, and I still have over a third of the bottle left.  This toner is alcohol free and removes water residue that dries our skin.  The only toner I’ve tried in the past has been a strong witch hazel, so this was a nice change.  It gives your face a nice subtle tingle underneath the balancing day/night cream.  It is very pure, and doesn’t feel like I am sponging on straight alcohol (because it is alcohol-free), which is sometimes the feeling I get with other toners.  However, that doesn’t reduce its effectiveness–it still contains powerful astringent properties.  It removes residue effectively, as seen on what is left on the cotton ball, and really refines pores.  This toner is meant to clear away congestion in your skin and aid in fighting acne.  Cheers to that.  I had a zit show up out of nowhere (really, I haven’t broken out for years), and after two days of this toner, long gone.  I love the aromatherapy features!  Amazing eucalyptus and sage extracts!  You cup your hands over your face after application and breathe in the most lovely powers of aromatherapy.

You’ll love it too!  This bottle of toner sells for $23.99 at www.luvalla.com, but you can win it by entering the rafflecopter form below!

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L’uvalla Organic Skincare {Giveaway} – CLOSED

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I’m excited to introduce you to my new favorite skincare line!  My eyes have been opened into world of luxury organic skincare.  The products I was able to review are really exceptional!  L’uvalla specializes in 100% certified natural, organic, and sustainable skin care.  Their products are fair trade, vegan, not tested on animals, and contain no synthetic ingredients.

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I first was able to try a sample of the Gentle Foaming Cleanser.  Let me tell ya, a little bit sure goes a long way.  It pours out clear and as thin as water, but you swirl it around in your palm until the mixture foams, and it becomes a lovely little cleanser.  I liked the small amount of foam it makes and the effective cleaning abilities.  This is a great cleanser that won’t irritate your eyes or dry out your skin.

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Another cleanser I got to try was the moisturizing milk cleanser.  I like the dairy-like smell to it, appropriate opaque white color, good consistency, and thorough cleaning ability.  After using it, my face really did feel moisturized and flaky skin was removed during washing, unlike some cleansers which leave my face only more dry and flaky.

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I was also sent a pretty bottle of the Eucalyptus Toner, which is alcohol free and removes water residue that dries our skin.  The only toner I’ve tried in the past has been a strong witch hazel, so this was a nice change.  It gives your face a nice subtle tingle underneath the balancing day/night cream.  It is very pure, and doesn’t feel like I am sponging on straight alcohol (because it is alcohol-free), which is sometimes the feeling I get with other toners.  However, that doesn’t reduce its effectiveness–it still contains powerful astringent properties.  It removes residue effectively, as seen on what is left on the cotton ball, and really refines pores.  I love the aromatherapy features!  Amazing eucalyptus and sage extracts!

This toner is meant to clear away congestion in your skin and aid in fighting acne.  Cheers to that.  I had a zit show up out of nowhere last week (really, I haven’t broken out for years), and after two days of this toner, long gone.
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And now, for the featured item, and my favorite in the bunch, the Balancing Day/Night Cream.

First of all, the scent is pleasantly not too overwhelming, and since it goes on all over your face, I think too much scent would almost cloud your senses.  It makes me think of green tea and celery seed–very natural-smelling!   The consistency is not too thick, and it melts into your skin easily.  Its not slimy, and it doesn’t leave a film on your fingers.  I’ve enjoyed leaving it on for a few minutes before rubbing it in all the way.balancing-cream-300x300
After trying it on its own, and then with the other L’uvalla products, I believe the best my face has felt is after using all three of these products in a morning facial routine–a cleanser, the eucalyptus toner, and the balancing day/night cream.   The day/night cream is effective on its own, and I’ve been using it over the last few weeks at any point in the day when my face needed moisturized, but the most effective facial reaction was when used in conjunction with the other L’uvalla products.  I also prefer to cleanse/tone/moisturize just in the morning (is that weird?), so I love that this is a DAY/night cream, and it feels fresh for the beginning of the day.  I just want the bottle to last forever.  My face is going to miss the morning deluxe treatment when I run out!

BUY IT: $48.99 at luvalla.com.

The L’uvalla Certified Organic Skincare Collection is also available at select Whole Foods Market, Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, Jimbo’s Naturally, Mother’s Market & Kitchen and independent natural store locations.

And one lucky winner will receive their own Balancing Day/Night Cream!  Your face is going to LUV it!

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Alo-Verix by Bio-Scriptives {Review}

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I’m only 26, but I feel like my youth is over!  I feel like this last birthday was the tipping point, and instead of a body that is flourishing, growing, and self-replenishing, I now have a body that is aging, wearing thin in places, and needs a lot more upkeep to feel normal!  Recently, I’ve felt like its time to get serious about skincare and really invest in some products that are going to help my skin look youthful.  Our skin is not always going to look like it did in our younger years!

aloverixTagA request to review Alo-Verix couldn’t have come at a more perfect time.  This is a deep moisturizer and anti-aging cream with an advanced hydrating formula full of natural extracts to fight dry skin.

First of all, I like the clean appearance of the packaging with the silver details in the label.  The product comes in a good quality bottle and lid, with fully functioning and clog-free nozzle and seal.  Nothing would crack if I dropped it on a ceramic tile floor.

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I didn’t know what to expect and was somewhat surprised when what squirted out looked a little like…snot?  The yellowish color took me a little by surprise as I was expecting something clear or white, but I wasn’t really offended by the color :).  It looks healthy!

The Alo-Verix does not have a sweet or flowery scent, but rather something very earthy or…plant-like?  Let’s just say it doesn’t smell artifically fragranced, and I think I like that.  I smells natural, which is exactly the kind of thing you want on your face.

The mixture may look watery, but it absorbs quickly!  I used 3-4 squirts to get to where my whole face felt covered and thoroughly moisturized.  It melts into my skin nicely with a cooling feeling, but nothing over-stimulating or tingling.

 

IMG_2285The first time applying it, my skin felt adequately moisturized and a little more firm.  My face felt a tad bit tighter, as if it was being “youthened”, if that is a word.  Tighter skin around the face is a signature of youth, correct?  If so, then yes, I think my face does feel younger.

 

In addition to my nightly facial routine, I’ve been sneaking it in throughout the day whenever my face feels dry.  I have been using this product for several days now, and though I didn’t notice a reduction of redness at first, as the bottle claims, I do believe I am seeing a difference over time.  I am excited to keep using it daily to keep enjoying the benefits of such a unique combination of moisturizers, among non-irritating amino acids, fatty acids, shea butter, aloe vera and resveratol.

 

Overall, I’m so pleased with this product, and I would recommend it to anyone looking for a trusted moisturizer that focuses on reducing the signs of again.  Maybe I’ll still look 26 for many years to come!

 

For more information about Alo-Verix, see http://bioscriptives.com/aloverix.html.

You can buy Alo-Verix online for $40 HERE.

While you’re over there, check out the other revolutionary skin care products by Bio-Scriptives.

*This posting was sponsored by Bio-Scriptives but all opinions are strictly my own.

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