LoveLula Beauty Box August 2020

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Hi everyone, I hope you are all keeping well. It’s been a super busy month for me and I’m excited as it’s my birthday tomorrow!

Now it’s time to share August’s LoveLula Beauty Box .

This month’s box contains full-sized products from Inika Organic and Laidbare and travel size products from FOM London and Mádara

The total value of this month’s box is a whopping £70. There’s also an exclusive beauty box offer of 20% off the brands featured in the box.
Let’s have a look at what’s in this month’s box….

Laidbare Glow Laidbare! Facial Self Tanner (50ml | £12)

Get your glow back with Glow Laidbare, self tan for a naturally sun kissed and radiant complexion! For a subtle and personalised self tan blend with Working 9 to 5 or Spot The Difference. For a ‘just stepped off the beach’ darker shade, apply another layer 24 hours later.

Fake it and enjoy a naturally year round Glow! 

Ingredients:

Aqua, Dihydroxyacetone, Glycerin, Ceteraryl Alcohol, Stearic Acid, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Dimethicone, PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate, Benzyl Alcohol, Prunus Amygdalus Dulicis (Almond Oil), Parfum, Sodium Polyacrylate, PEG-20 Stearate, Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil, Dehydroacetic Acid , Cyclopentasiloxane, Linalool, Trideceth-6, Geraniol, Rosmarinus Officinalis Leaf Extract, Disodium EDTA, Limonene, PEG/PPG-18/18 Dimethicone, Benzyl Benzoate, Cyclotetrasiloxane

Application

Best applied before bed time to wake with a beautiful glow! Following cleansing with DIY! Cleanser & Toner, apply with clean hands all over the face, up to the hair line, over the ears, neck and décolletage. Wash hands immediately after use. Avoid the eye area, if product comes in contact with the eyes wash the eye area carefully

I have a few favourite products from Laidbare but sadly this product is just not for me. Aside from the fact that I clearly don’t need a self tanner, there are way too many synthetic ingredients for my liking.


FOM London Anti – Pollution Face Cleansing Cream 10ml

100ml | £39

This hydrating anti-pollution, rinse off cleanser removes pollutants, dead skin cells and makeup leaving skin cleansed, balanced and hydrated.

Face cleansing cream is for those who want to:

  • Remove pollutants and make up in one step massage + rinse off
  • Naturally strengthen skin resilience to pollution induced ageing
  • Purify and cleanse skin without skin feeling dry

Key Ingredients & Benefits to skin:
  • FOM London’s ANTIOXSILK – all natural complex rich in plant based antioxidants, adaptogens and silk that works together to stimulate skin’s own defence system against negative effects of air pollution whilst improving skin’s hydration & revealing a naturally healthy looking complexion.
  • Neroli Flower Essence softens the skin whilst Papaya Fruit enzyme adds gentle exfoliation.
  • British grown Dandelion helps to detoxify skin and calm skin irritation.
Ingredients:

AQUA (DISTILLED WATER). CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) FLOWER WATER.(SKIN SOFTENER). *PRUNUS DULCIS (ORGANIC ALMOND) OIL HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA (WITCH HAZEL) DISTILLATE.(ASTRINGENT). GLYCERINE. (HUMECTANT). *PERSEA GRATISSIMA (ORGANIC AVOCADO) OIL. *VITIS VINIFERA (ORGANIC GRAPE) SEED OIL. CETEARYL ALCOHOL (AND) POLYSORBATE 60. *ROSA CANINA (ORGANIC ROSEHIP) OIL. CETYL ALCOHOL. CARICA PAPAYA (FRUIT EXTRACT). CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT. PANTHENOL.(VITAMIN B5). TARAXACUM OFFICINALE (DANDELION). HYDROLYZED SILK PROTEIN. SACCHARIDE ISOMERATE. GINKGO BILOBA LEAF EXTRACT. PANAX GINSENG ROOT EXTRACT. RHODIOLA ROSEA ROOT EXTRACT. XANTHAN GUM. PHENOXYETHANOL AND CAPRYLYL GLYCOL. POTASSIUM SORBATE. SORBIC ACID. DEHYDROACETIC ACID. BENZYL ALCOHOL.

*DENOTES CERTIFIED ORGANIC INGREDIENTS

I’m always pleased to find FOM London featured. The consistency of this cleanser is light and creamy with a lovely fresh scent. I massage onto damp skin and gently massage. It helps remove makeup, daily grime and pollutants effortessly.

It rinses off easily so you don’t need to remove with a cloth. I love how clean, smooth and balanced my skin feels afterwards. My skin has a fresh and healthy glow.


Mádara Plant Stem Cell Age-Defying Sunscreen SPF30 10ml
40ml | £29

Certified natural ingredients meet cellular biology to create this breakthrough daily sunscreen that provides high level protection with an invisible, flawless nude skin finish.

Our innovative formula with patent pending stem cells from Northern Dragonhead deliver a hyper dose of antioxidants to completely shield skin from urban pollution while also regenerating and protecting the skin microbiome for a 360 degree age defying effect. 

The ultra light, subtly tinted texture infused with hyaluronic acid and SPF boosting raspberry seed oil glides onto skin easily leaving no white marks. Utmost protection for a forever sun kissed look.

Ingredients:

Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe) Leaf Juice*, Zinc Oxide, Isoamyl Laurate, Dicaprylyl Carbonate, Glycerin**, Sorbitan Olivate, Cera Alba (Bees Wax)*, Lecithin, Polyglyceryl-2 Dipolyhydroxystearate, Silica, Dracocephalum Ruyschiana (Dragonhead) Cell Culture Extract, Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Seed Oil*, Cellulose, Sodium Chloride, Sorbitan Caprylate, Aroma/Fragrance, Palmitic Acid, Stearic Acid, Propanediol, Benzoic Acid, Aqua/Water, Ascorbyl Palmitate (Vitamin C), Sodium Phytate, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Potassium Hydroxide, Citral***, Citronellol***, Linalool***, Geraniol***, Limonene***

*Ingredients from organic farming **Made using organic ingredients ***Natural essential oils ****Pure mineral pigments

I struggle with trying to find the right sunscreen for dark skin. I’ve tried loads that have been too greasy and leave a white cast. Looking like a ghost is not a hot look!

This one from Mádara says it is suitable for all skin and the shade is invisible.

I’ve been impressed so far. The consistency is creamy smooth and glides onto the skin easily. It also nice a lovely scent.

You can apply on its own or over a moisturiser. I was really impressed that it blended well into my skin leaving an invisible, flawless finish.


Inika Certified Organic Pure Perfection Primer (30ml | £35)

This nutrient-rich Certified Organic primer is enriched with clinically proven active Kangaroo Paw Extract, Hyaluronic Acid, Jojoba Oil and other skin-caring ingredients to help boost hydration in the skin, creating the appearance of firmer, smoother skin. 

  • Enriched with Certified Organic Jojoba Oil, Apricot Oil and Lemon Myrtle Oil to hydrate and soothe skin
  • Provides a smooth canvas before makeup application
  • Improves longevity of makeup
  • 83% Organic ingredients, 100% Natural
Ingredients:

Aloe Barbadensis Leaf (Aloe Vera) Juice*, Glycerin*, Cetearyl Alcohol, Glycerin, Cetearyl Olivate, Aqua (Water), Glycerin (and) Anigozanthos Flavidus Extract*, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil*, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil*, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil*, Sorbitan Olivate, Sodium Levulinate, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Bentonite, Sodium Hyaluronate (Hyaluronic Acid), Backhousia Citriodora (Lemon Myrtle) Leaf Oil*, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil*, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Oil, Cetearyl Glucoside, Glyceryl Caprylate, Sodium Anisate, Lactic Acid, Acacia Senegal Gum, Xanthan Gum, Citral, d-Limonene, Linalool, Geraniol.

*Certified Organic  

Apply 1 to 2 pumps on to face and neck. Massage in until fully absorbed.

I previously tried a sample of this and was really pleased to see the full size featured. It has a fresh citrusy scent and a gorgeous creamy consistency.

I apply 2 pumps to my skin, it glides on smoothly on the skin and absorbs well. My skin is well moisturised and hydrated. This helps to create a perfect smooth canvas for my makeup.

My makeup looks velvety smooth, stays fresh and lasts longer. Definitely a favourite!

 
Thanks LoveLula for another great box this month!

 

Until next time,

 

 

Lola  

 

 

 

 

LoveLula Accredited Blogger Program Member

 

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