Monday, 28 April 2014

Quick Review: Vitamin E Moisture Mask from The Body Shop

Vitamin E Sink-In Moisture Mask, £12 from The Body Shop
I'm quite a fan of The Body Shop products, in fact I'd say that 50% of the makeup in my makeup bag is from there. And it's not just their makeup that I like. I've always loved their selection of body butters (they always smell good enough to eat) and their latest range of Chocomania products is nothing short of incredible (the body lotion is a must for chocolate-lovers). So, when I tried a little sachet sample of Vitamin E Moisture Mask (which fell out of a magazine I was reading) I had high hopes. And as always, The Body Shop lived up to my expectations. So much so, that I went and bought a tub of the stuff!

I've used the hand lotion from the Vitamin E skincare range before and found it to be incredibly nourishing, especially for my 90 year old hands. Thankfully, the Moisture Mask is the same. I have dry/combination skin so I often get spots on my nose and chin if I moisturise too much. However other areas of my face, the cheeks and forehead area in particular, get quite dry. With the Moisture Mask, I usually wash my face with either Dove soap or Clinique face wash and then dab off any excess water with a warm, damp flannel. Then I apply the mask generously to my cheeks and forehead, with a thinner layer being applied to the nose and chin area (if I'm having a greasy skin day then I won't bother putting the mask on the 'problem' areas). Then I leave it on for about 5-8 minutes and blot with the damp flannel. Most of it should sink in, and any that is left on the surface of your skin will simply be removed by the flannel. Afterwards I find that my face feels amazing. My skin ends up being super smooth and hydrated. It's a winner, it smells dreamy and it's also £12. Can't really complain about that.

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Verdict - 5/5

5 comments:

  1. I love The Body Shop c: And I love their
    Vitamin E line ^__^ I have the overnight
    serum c: glad this one works well for you!
    xx

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  2. Ahh I love The Body Shop and have been a fan of their Vitamin E Moisturiser in the past. This mask is one I have wanted to pick up :)
    Amy x | A Little Boat Sailing

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  3. I'm a huge fan of the vitamin E range! Lovely post :) x

    Style Sunrise

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  4. I was given the vitamin e cleanser for free the last time I was in the Body Shop. I have oily skin so am always unsure of trying stuff that will add extra moisture. But I love it! My skin is so unbelievably smooth after I use it! x

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  5. I love the Body Shop. They have the most amazing products!

    www.nicolabishopx.com

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