LoveLula Beauty Box September 2021

Ad: Gifted box received as part of the LoveLula Accredited Blogger Program. As always I give honest and unbiased reviews of products I receive.  

This year is flying by, I can’t believe today is the last day of September! It’s time to share this month’s LoveLula Beauty Box.

September’s beauty box contains full-sized products from Ere Perez, Glossworks, Ayumi Naturals and a travel size product from MÁDARA.

First up…

MÁDARA Time Miracle Total Renewal Night Cream Travel Size 20ml

This richly nutritious yet fast-absorbing night-time moisturiser instantly softens, hydrates and recharges the skin, continuing to work overnight to rebuild dermal collagen and elastin fibres and activate cell processes for smoother, rested and radiant skin. Formulated with MÁDARA’s proprietary CELL REPAIR BIO-COMPLEX and rejuvenating Northern Birch juice. Apply to clean skin in the evenings.

Ingredients:

Betula Alba (birch) Juice Simmondsia Chinensis Squalane Glycerin Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride Dicaprylyl Carbonate Polyglyceryl-3 Methylglucose Distearate Cetearyl Alcohol Betaine Glyceryl Stearate Hippophae Rhamnoides Trifolium Pratense Galium Verum Alchemilla Vulgaris Vaccinium Myrtillus Equisetum Arvense Aesculus Hippocastanum Xanthan Gum Ascorbyl Palmitate Dipalmitoyl Hydroxyproline Benzyl Alcohol Aroma Aqua Chitin Beta-glucan Tocopherol Sodium Benzoate Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891) Zinc PCA Sodium Hyaluronate Potassium Sorbate CI 77288 (Iron Oxide) Sodium phytate Hydrolyzed Hyaluronic Acid Limonene Linalool Eugenol Citral

This night cream has been featured in a previous box and is lovely. The consistency is nice and creamy and it has a pale green colour. It is non-greasy, absorbs quickly and has a soothing herbal scent.

My skin feels plumper, super soft and moisturised.


Ere Perez Cacao Lip Colour – Sway 3.5g

A creamy mauve/nude lip colour featuring star ingredient cacao butter to soften and hydrate lips, plus castor oil to moisturise and help fight the signs of aging. This vegan lip butter is long-lasting and designed to add the perfect touch of colour. Sheer coverage and luxurious lip heaven! Available in 6 colours. *Designed by Ere Perez.

Ingredients:

Ricinus communis (castor) seed oil, coco-caprylate/caprate, pentaerythrityl tetraisostearate, copernicia cerifera (carnauba) wax, octyldodecanol, candelilla (candelilla) cera, theobroma cacao (cacao) seed butter, aluminum starch octenylsuccinate, hydrogenated castor oil, pentaerythrityl tetrabehenate, mica, olea europaea (olive) fruit oil, tocopheryl acetate. May contain +/- iron oxides CI 77891, CI 15850, CI 77002

I’m not much of a lipstick wearer, I prefer lip gloss. I like the packaging of this lipstick and the formula is creamy and hydrating with a lovely sheen finish. However the shade ‘Sway’ which is a nude mauve looked really pale on my lips and didn’t suit my complexion. I’ve found a way to make it work by layering my favourite lip gloss over it.


Glossworks Cuticle Balm 15g

This uniquely formulated balm is the essential pampering solution for the cuticle. It uses only the purest natural ingredients, including Borage seed oil – rich in gamma linolenic acid (GLA), Calendula flower oil – known for its strong healing properties, Jojoba oil, an oil closest to our own sebum and shea nut butter enriched with vitamin E.

This balm will leave the skin soft and well protected while promoting healthy skin and nails.

Ingredients:

Helianthus annuus seed oil, Butyrospermum parkii butter, Borago officinalis seed oil, Triticum vulgare germ oil, Oryza sativa bran wax, Cymbopogon schoenanthus oil, Simmondsia chinensis seed oil, Calendula officinalis extract, Citral*, Citronellol*, Eugenol*, Geraniol*, d-Limonene*, Linalol*.

*Naturally occurring allergens present in essential oils.

This is a lovely cuticle balm to nourish dry cuticles and nails. I was really pleased to try this out as my nails have been dry and brittle.

It is easy to apply and smells incredible. I love the light and fresh lemony scent of lemongrass.

To use:

Apply a small amount to each cuticle and using a circular motion, massage into cuticle and over the nail until absorbed. Best results are achieved if applied every evening before going to sleep and after a manicure / pedicure.

It softens, moisturises and nourishes my cuticles and nails. They look much healthier.


Ayumi Sandalwood & Cocoa Butter Face Cream 100ml

A cream to pamper, caress and love your skin to beautiful softness with the help of Sea Kelp and Organic Aloe Vera. This luxurious treat full of precious essential oils contains sultry, seductive Sandalwood, Frankincense, Sage and Patchouli, sensuous Jasmine, soothing Clary and Lavender with sumptuous Ylang Ylang to swamp the skin and senses in supple softness. Exotic Amazonian Cocoa Butter, Babassu palm and Jojoba oils help preserve precious hydration and moisture to leave your skin in paradise.

Ingredients:

Aqua (Water), Cetearyl Alcohol, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Glycerin * , Olus (Vegetable) oil, Isopropyl Myristate, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Glyceryl Stearate, Saccharide Isomerate, Ethylhexylglycerin, Sodium Polyacrylate, Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate, Orbignya Oleifera (Babassu) Seed Oil, Pogostemon Cablin (Patchouli) Leaf Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter, Aloe Barbadensis (Organic Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice***, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil, Santalum Spicatum (Sandalwood) Wood Oil, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Sodium Hydroxide, Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil, Boswellia Carterii (Frankincense) Oil, Jasminum Officinale (Jasmine) Flower Extract, Salvia Sclarea (Clary Sage) Oil, Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root Extract, Fucus Vesiculosus (Sea Kelp) Extract, Maris Sal (Sea Salt), Citric Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate, Linalool **, Benzyl Benzoate **, Farnesol **, Limonene **, Benzyl Salicylate **.

*Vegetable Origin, **Naturally derived from Essential Oils, ***Organic.

This face cream has a lovely creamy consistency and it smells lovely. I love the scent of sandalwood and ylang ylang. It absorbs well into the skin and doesn’t leave a greasy residue.

My skin feels soft, smooth and hydrated afterwards.

 

 

What do you think of this month’s box?  I’d love to know your thoughts in the comments.

 

 

Until next time,

 

 

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Hi there! I’m Lola, founder of Discover Green Beauty, a blog that is all about an organic, non-toxic approach to beauty, health and wellness.

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