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Review: Heliocare 360 Gel Oil-Free SPF 50

Have you ever wondered why, despite religiously applying sunscreen protection for years, sun spots and skin pigmentation continue to grow on your skin? I have and the usual response is “It must have started in your early years. If you didn’t wear enough sunblock before, your skin will see the …

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Review: Warbotanicals Organic Lavender Face Cream

Lavender fans are going to love this organic lavender face cream. When I was first asked to review this moisturizer, I was hesitant because I don’t do well with creams. With my dry and sensitive skin, I am a gel or lotion kind of girl. Creams tend to clog my …

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Review: Aqua Aria Porcelain Cleansing Bar

Times have changed. Women are no longer washing face with the same bar of soap used to wash the rest of the body. These days, beauty cleansing bars – as they are now called, are a new generation of soaps made with premium ingredients to give you healthy looking complexion. …

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Review: Aesop Tea Tree Leaf Facial Exfoliant

Digging through my box of natural products and looking for an exfoliant, I found this cute little brown glass bottle. Housed in an old school medicinal looking mini glass bottle is Aesop’s precious dry blend of crushed aloe vera powder, walnut shell powder and dried tea tree leaf. Aesop Tea …

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Review: Antipodes Hosanna H2O Skin-Plumping Serum

This is literally getting the best of New Zealand nature elements in a bottle. Antipodes is a scientifically certified organic skincare brand that uses local ingredients grown on organic native soil like manuka honey, harekeke flax, mamaku black fern and pohutukawa bloom; where the land is pure and green, with …

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Review: Natural Alternative Natural Face Cleansing Gel

I am always looking for a fuss-free affordable face cleansing gel that lathers well and gives a fresh squeaky clean. Women’s Weekly 2014 award winning Natural Face Cleansing Gel, from Australian brand Natural Alternative, is truly one such essential for every girl’s basic skincare needs. This gentle yet deep-pore cleaning …

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Review: Black Chicken Remedies Love Your Face Serum

Recently I discovered a lovely organic skincare brand, Black Chicken Remedies, and want to share it with you. My friend Lily Kew, owner of organic facial bar Kew Organics, has been raving about their products and in particular, the Love Your Face Serum. Despite the fact that she has oily …

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Review: Pai Rosehip BioRegenerate Oil

Pai is a London-based skincare company with premium organic solutions for sensitive skin. Its products are made for people with sensitive skin, by people with sensitive skin. With an extensive list of award-winning products, one of its biggest star is Pai’s Rosehip BioReGenerate Oil. Labeled by Harper’s Bazaar magazine as …

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Review: Olive Illuminating Face Polish

Nestled 40km from central Auckland in a lush hillside is The Simunovich Olive Estate. A private farm land where premium extra virgin olive oil is produced and an extensive range of beauty and skincare products branded as Olive are made. Using state-of-the art laboratory and equipment from New Zealand and …

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Review: Katfood John Lemon Lip Balm

After my interview with young entrepreneur Kendra Liew who started Katfood, her natural homemade skincare products line, I was given her one of her best-selling products, the John Lemon Lip Balm to try. If you read Women Who Launch: Katfood interview, you’ll know this is the same product that was …

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