Empties: Miniature Edition

Empties Miniature Edition

End of the month again, so time to have a look at the products I finished this month. It is a bit of a special edition, as each of these products is a tester. I had so many of these lying around and decided to work my way through them and collect them all in a single post. Obviously, you can’t really test a skincare product properly from a small sample, so I will just be giving you my first impressions on these.

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This Works: In Transit Camera Close-Up

In Transit Camera close-up thisworks

If a brand claims a particular product does just about everything at once, I am usually rather sceptical. You know the type I mean: the serum that miraculously deals with twelve different issues at once. Usually, these products just leave me disappointed, even if they are actually quite nice, because they simply don’t live up to the bold claims on the packaging.  So, I approached the In Transit Camera Close-Up by Thisworks with caution as this claims to be a mask,moisturiser, and primer in one.

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Rejoice: Light Facial Day Cream by Antipodes

Antipodes Rejoice Light Facial Day Cream

Staring at my current skincare line-up, I realised I have a thing for lovely fragrances. Obviously, I want my skincare to be effective first, but a divine scent comes a close second. My latest Antipodes moisturiser, the Rejoice Light Facial Day Cream, is no exception.

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First Impressions: Ren V-Cense Day Cream

Ren V-cense youth vitality day creamI love a good sample! There is nothing quite like a lovely luxurious sample to allow you to test a product in the comfort of your own home. No more blind guesses on whether something will work for you. Ren Clean Skincare is always very generous with their samples and today I want to share my first impressions on their V-Cense Youth Vitality Day Cream.

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Vanilla Bliss: Antipodes Vanilla Pod Day Cream

Antipodes Vanilla Pod Hydrating Day Cream

A great fragrance isn’t a true necessity for a skincare product, some with sensitive skin would even argue against it. One of the reasons I adore natural skincare is because they often smell amazing using completely natural ingredients that don’t tend to produce any nasty reactions. A nice fragrance can make all the difference for a product and I have yet to find a greater example than the Vanilla Pod Hydrating Day Cream.

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Natural Essentials: Dr Jackson’s 05 Face and Eye Essence

A couple of months ago, I asked a the lovely Liberty London team a question during their regular #libertybeauty chat sessions and won two amazing products by natural brand Dr. Jackson’s. Be sure to check out their twitter account for the details of the beauty chats or stop by the store in central London if you have the chance: Liberty is such a beautiful place to shop or simply wonder through for inspiration.

Dr Jackson's 05 Face and Eye Essence natural skincare

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