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Skin Repair Moisturiser™ Light – Combination/oily

Skin Repair Moisturiser™ Light – Combination/oily

Liz Earle

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Description

Light and gentle, this easily absorbed moisturising lotion is ideal for combination, oily or problem skin. This finely balanced blend of naturally active ingredients includes borage oil (a rich source of essential fatty acid GLA) and natural antioxidants beta-carotene and vitamin E, to replace lost moisture and help protect your skin against dryness. Massage into face and neck, morning and night, after Instant Boost Skin Tonic. Naturally active ingredients include borage and avocado oils. Suitable for combination/oily skin

Specifications

Type:
Treatment
Format:
Lotion
Routine Step:
Treat
Functions:
Acne Treatment, Anti-Aging, Moisturizing, Protection

Ingredients

Naturally active ingredients Wheatgerm Oil (Triticum vulgare) This oil comes from the seed or 'germ' of the wheat stalk. Wheatgerm makes an excellent addition to massage oil as it contains high levels of vitamin E, which is a powerful antioxidant. Glycerin The glycerin we use is always vegetable derived. It is a humectant (attracts water), drawing atmospheric water onto the skin to aid hydration. Beta-carotene Beta-carotene is one of the orange/yellow pigments responsible for the colour of many fruits and vegetables such as carrots, oranges, apricots. It is also widely found in green leafy vegetables but its colour is masked by the green chlorophyll. This is why when the level of chlorophyll in leaves falls during autumn the leaves turn a reddish colour as the beta-carotene becomes visible. Beta-carotene has antioxidant properties. Borage Oil (Borago officinalis) Nicknamed the herb of gladness by the Romans because of its use in treating depression. The beautiful star shaped flowers of this plant give way to tiny seeds crammed with a health promoting plant oil. This oil is one of the richest sources of the essential fatty acid GLA (gamma linolenic acid), which helps to lock moisture onto the skin. Hops Extract (Humulus lupulus) This herbal extract comes from the pinecone-like fruit of the hop plant and has astringent and toning properties. Echinacea Extract (Echinacea angustifolia/purpurea) This pretty flower from the same family as sunflowers and daisies has striking purple petals. It is said to be named because the spiky conical seed head in the centre of the petals resembles a hedgehog (echinos is Greek for hedgehog). Native Americans first used this plant and it has since been used widely in herbal preparations ever since for anything ranging from colds and flu to skin conditions. Avocado Oil (Persea gratissima) The flesh of the avocado contains nearly 50% plant oil. Highly nutritious, it is a good source of vitamin E, magnesium and linoleic acid, an essential fatty acid and leaves the skin smooth and soft. D-panthenol Otherwise known as pro-vitamin B5, this B vitamin is necessary for the normal functioning of the skin and has a moisturising effect. It also helps stimulate cellular renewal. Vitamin E (Tocopherol) This antioxidant helps protect skin against free radical damage caused by pollution and the sun's radiation. We only use premium natural-source vitamin E which is up to three times more potent than the synthetic variety. Full ingredients list At Liz Earle, high performance, quality and safe ingredients are our priority. The ingredients in this product are: Aqua (water), Coco-caprylate/caprate, Cetyl alcohol, Persea gratissima (avocado) oil, Glycerin, Borago officinalis (borage) seed oil, Polyglyceryl-3 methylglucose distearate, Cetyl esters, Echinacea purpurea (echinacea) extract, Triticum vulgare (wheat) germ oil, Humulus lupus (hops) extract, Helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil, Sodium lactate, Panthenol, Tocopherol (vitamin E), Tocopheryl acetate, Beta-carotene, Cetearyl glucoside, Parfum (fragrance), Limonene, Linalool, Alpha-isomethyl ionone, Xanthan gum, Lactic acid, Polysorbate 80, Ascorbyl palmitate, Glyceryl stearate, Glyceryl distearate, Phenoxyethanol, Benzoic acid, Dehydroacetic acid, Ethylhexylglycerin. Please take a moment to read our ingredients philosophy .

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Skin Repair Moisturiser™ Light – Combina ...

carissa406

Woman from Myanmar
Combination skin

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Effectiveness 4
Scent
Light
Texture
Very Light
Absorption
Fast
Speed of Results
Between 1-2 Weeks
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