Here's my guide to some of my favourite Luxe & less products!
Here on Nourished Life we have a huge range of organic goodies for every budget. In fact we only have 2 criteria's for the products we stock, 1) the must be completely toxin-free and 2) they must work! So whether you're on a budget or looking to splurge on something special, we have beautiful toxin-free skincare products that work!
Here's my guide to some of my favourite Luxe & less products:
Luxe: Pai Skincare Camellia & Rose Gentle Hydrating Cleanser
If you have sensitive skin, this Pai Camellia & Rose cleanser is the one for you! It's formulated with the gentlest of ingredients such as conditioning camellia oil and moisturising damask rose otto oil. Perfect for anyone with sensitive skin issues like dry skin or rosacea, this cleanser removes makeup without causing irritation. It also works to rid the skin of impurities, dirt and dead skin cells. This cleanser is $55.95 for 100ml. Click here to find out more about how to treat eczema naturally >>
Less: RosehipPLUS™ Organic Daily Cream Cleanser
This Organic Daily Cream Cleanser is gentle yet effective; removing makeup and impurities for all skin types. The nourishing formula contains Jojoba Oil and Sea Buckthorn to help maintain the skin's moisture balance along with cold-pressed Rosehip Oil which is rich in phytochemicals and nutrients which may work to moisturise and strengthen the skin. With added Vitamins A and C, which can help leave your skin hydrated and smooth. This cleanser is only $16.95 for 150ml.
Luxe: 100% Pure Fermented Rice Water Toner
This Certified Organic Pure Fermented Rice Water Toner from 100% Pure uses Sake or fermented rice water to help soften and brighten your complexion. Extremely rich in amino acids, enzymes, vitamins and minerals, it may help even out skin tones and encouraging dark spots to fade as the nutrients reduce skin imperfections. More than just a toner, this will become a crucial part of your skin care routine. Specific extracts of Shitake, Lemon and Grapefruit promote a healthy glow whilst Hyaluronic Acid, White Mulberry and Honeysuckle encourage moisture retention and add a delicious fresh scent.
Less: Andalou Naturals Clementine + C Illuminating Toner
Andalou's Clementine + C Illuminating Toner is a less expensive brightening toner that uses Fruit Stem Cell Complex to brighten the skin naturally. Formulated with glycolic acid and vitamin c, this toner may also work to treat skin damage such as pigmentation and sun spots. Perfect for anyone with normal to combination skin, simply spray onto the skin after cleansing and before moisturising. This toner is $14.95 for 178ml.
Luxe: Dr Alkaitis Organic Day Crème
This Dr Alkaitis Organic Day Creme is on the pricey side, but really does the job! Ideal for problematic skin types (dry, oily, maturing etc.), this is a 100% organic, raw and holistic day cream that may help strengthen the skin and protect it against environmental damage. It's a very lightweight formula made with a unique blend of botanical ingredients including marigold blossoms and echinacea. I love using this day cream whenever my skin needs a boost of moisture! This day cream is $79.95 for 30ml.
Less: Lavera Facial Moisturising Cream
If you're looking for a simple moisturiser that won't break the bank, this Basis Facial Moisturising Cream from Lavera is made with simple ingredients that won't irritate sensitive skin. It's a basic moisturiser that really works! Formulated with nourishing shea butter and hydrating jojoba oil, this day cream is the perfect base for makeup as it absorbs quickly without leaving a greasy residue. This day cream is $19.95 for 50ml.
Luxe: Vanessa Megan Marine Collagen Anti-Ageing night Cream
This Marine Collagen night cream from Vanessa Megan uses patented IBR Technology™ which clinical studies have shown to reduce wrinkles while increasing firmness and elasticity of the skin!2 While you sleep, this cream works to help slow down the effects of ageing, boost hydration and may improve skin's ability to produce collagen. Amazing! This night cream is $69.95 for 30ml.
Less: Andalou Naturals 1000 Roses Heavenly Night Cream
A cheaper alternative that also works to hydrate and nourish your skin while you sleep, is the Andalou Naturals 1000 Roses Heavenly Night Cream. This night cream also contains hyaluronic acid to intensely hydrate and protect the skin's moisture barrier. It's a light formulation best suited for anyone with dry or sensitive skin. Great for the winter months! This night cream is $24.95 for 50ml.
Luxe: Edible Beauty Desert Lime Flawless Micro-Exfoliant
In the colder months, it's important to regularly exfoliate. This Exfoliating Cream from Edible Beauty buffs away dead skin cells to reveal smoother looking skin. This Australian brand product has a light whipped consistency and includes ingredients like Cacao and Camellia oil, and may help clear the complexion without stripping the skin. It's a creamy formulation that moisturises the skin while it purifies and cleanses. This gentle exfoliator is $52.00 for 100ml.
Less: Swisse Bamboo Facial Exfoliant
A less expensive alternative is the Swisse Bamboo Facial Exfoliant which is very budget friendly at $11.99! It is also made in Australia and vegan-friendly. This is suitable for all skin types and has a gentle citrus aroma. This formula includes tiny Bamboo, Rice Bran and Walnut Shell particles and Maple Sugar, along with fruit acids from Orange and Bilberry which help to remove dead skin cells, and soothing Myrrh Oil, leaving your skin glowing and soft.
Luxe: Dr Alkaitis Organic Universal Mask
If you're looking to really pamper your skin, you can't go past the Dr Alkaitis Organic Universal Mask. Ideal for anyone with sensitive, inflamed or irritated skin, this mask provides your skin with a boost of greenery. Packed full of antioxidant rich ingredients like kale, spirulina and hemp, this mask allows your skin to soak up all the benefits. To use, mix a teaspoon of the powder with one teaspoon of water. Mix in a small bowl until it forms a paste. Apply to your face with your finger tips and keep the mask moist by spritzing it with water. Wait 10-20 minutes before rinsing with warm water. I recommend using this mask once weekly. This product is $69.95 for 38g.
Less: 100% Pure Caffeine Mask
One of my favourite masks of the moment is this 100% Pure Caffeine mask! This hydrogel mask is the perfect go to whenever your skin is showing signs of tiredness. To use, apply over the skin for 15-20 minutes. When you peel this gorgeous mask off, massage the residue into the skin. This mask is $9.95 for a single use.
Luxe: Dr Alkaitis Organic Ageless
If you're looking to invest in a skincare item, I would highly recommend the Dr Alkaitis Organic Ageless serum. This miracle serum is formulated with an exotic blend of potent and regenerative natural ingredients. It may refine pores, smooth and strengthen skin, and provide a healthy, golden glow. There's nothing better! The formulation is beautiful too. Feather light and silky smooth. You can apply without having to worry about any oily residue! To use, apply two pumps over the face and neck twice daily.
Less: Lavera Regenerating Facial Oil
A less expensive option is the Lavera Regenerating Facial Oil. Made with cranberry seed oil and argan oil, this facial oil promotes a radiant glow. Rich in antioxidants, your skin will be feeling hydrated and looking fresh. To use, massage a few drops onto your skin after cleansing, twice daily.