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Posted by on Aug 19, 2015 in Skincare | 3 comments

Olay – 2 in 1 Hydration Moisturisers

Olay – 2 in 1 Hydration Moisturisers

Olay is a well-trusted brand that seems to have been around forever… back in the day it was known as Oil Of Ulay – anyone else remember that? So I’m embarrassed to admit that these are the first of their products that I’ve actually ever tried! I think Olay used to have a bit of an old-fashioned reputation, the sort of skincare that your auntie might use… but not any more, over the past decade they’ve stepped up their game and offer products for every age group. I’ve been trying out two of their new 2 in 1 Hydration moisturisers, promising 24 hour hydration, that are currently exclusive to Superdrug. Olay 2 in 1 Hydration & Flawless Blur* – this 2 in 1 moisturising cream not only hydrates the skin but also contains light-diffusing particles that aim to smooth the look of fine lines and make skin look smoother. It also provides a smooth base for effective make-up application, reducing the need for a primer. The cream itself is...

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Posted by on Jun 21, 2013 in Skincare | 0 comments

L’Occitane – Angelica Hydration Cream

L’Occitane – Angelica Hydration Cream

I recently received my May Glossybox and included inside it was this L’Occitane Angelica Hydration Cream. I’m a big fan of L’Occitane and I love their traditional-looking packaging and labels, I didn’t feel that this pot and label followed their usual style but I was still excited to try out this moisturiser. This Angelica Hydration Cream is part of L’Occitane’s Angelica range. All of the products contain organic Angelica – Angelica essential oil has hydrating and toning properties and according to L’Occitane’s website should leave skin ‘plumped, smoothed and more radiant’. Other items in the Angelica range include an Instant Hydration Mask and a Cleansing Gel. Inside the pot is a white cream and I have been applying it to my face every morning. It feels very fresh and cooling, and it has a pleasant smell a bit like freshly-cut grass. A little goes a long way with this Hydration Cream and you only need to apply a small amount to cover the whole face. Angelica Hydration Cream is aimed at normal to dry skin,...

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