The A’kin Lavender and Geranium Body Moist came to me in the mail with impeccable timing. I was just getting over a particularly nasty case of allergic skin reaction all over my arms and legs to a product that I had been using. Probably something that could have been avoided if I paid attention to the ingredients list, but even the biggest ingredient nark ( yours truly) will let her guard down when a product smells lovely enough.
I’m also in the process of trialling an at- home IPL hair removal system (more on that later) so my skin needed something rich and nourishing but without any irritants.
A’kin is one of those companies I completely trust with using only skin loving ingredients and no irritating fillers or unnecessary texture enhancers, so I was all over this body cream like butter on toast as soon as I got it.
The A’kin Lavender Body Moist lived up to all my expectations and went a little further- not only is it super hydrating, but it was luxuriously scented (not always the case with natural products). I like to massage a generous amount of this product all over after a shower.
Availability: selected pharmacies, www.echolife.com.au
Price: RRP $24.95
Ascorbyl palmitate^, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil (Cold Pressed Australian Grown), Behenyl Alcohol (from Gmo Free Rapeseed), Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Oil (Cold Pressed Australian Grown), Cetearyl Alcohol^, Echium Plantagineum Seed Oil, beta carotene (from marine algae), Lecithin (from Gmo Free Soy Bean), Glycerin^, Panthenol (Pro Vit B5), Sodium Citrate^, squalane (from olives), Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate^, Tocopherol^, hydrogenated palm glycerides citrate^, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil (Certified Organic), Sorbitol^, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride^, Tocopheryl Acetate (Vit E)^, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil Unsaponifiables, Glyceryl Stearate^, Xanthan Gum^, Sodium Isostearoyl Lactylate^, Glyceryl Laurate^, butyrospermum parkii (shea) butter (certified organic), Stearic Acid^, Phenoxyethanol, Sodium Gluconate^, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil (Cold Pressed Australian Grown) (Certified Organic), Sodium Hydroxymethylglycinate, Aqua (Purified Australian Water Bp Standard), Pelargonium Graveole
note: this product was sent to me by PRPosted by myfunnyvalentine on Nov 15th, 2012 in Dizzy, Reviews, Skincare | 55140 comments. Skin+saviour-+A%27kin+Lavender+and+Geranium+Body+Moist2012-11-15+23%3A04%3A15myfunnyvalentinehttp%3A%2F%2Fmyfunnyvalentineblog.com%2F%3Fp%3D5514
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