Peach & Lily Mini Review! #CheriePartner
Oct. 19, 2020
I wanted to review these two products from Peach & Lily that I've been trying for the last two months!
1. Peach & Lily Skin Shield Blurring Primer
PEACH & LILYSkin Shield Blurring Primer
This Skin Shield is an awesome way to follow up your SPF! The consistency is a little sticky and it makes my skin feel super hydrated and plump! It helps to protect against daily environmental stressors like pollution, blue light, and internal stress, which can lead to persistent dark spots, lines, dullness, or breakouts. I spend so much time (in my day job and blogging job) in front of the computer and my phone--so I was super happy to add a step to my skincare / makeup routine that protects my skin from the blue light of these devices. Active ingredients include:
Aloe Vera - helps calm tired skin that has received excess sun exposure
Bamboo Extract - protects skin from oxidative stress and strengthens skin's barrier
Strawberry Extract - a potent source of vitamin C and known for its skin-brightening, sebum-balancing, and anti-inflammatory properties
I would totally recommend this product if you spend a lot of time in front of the computer like me! It does have a bit of a sticky texture--so I'd maybe not go for this if that's something that bothers you! As a primer it wears really nicely under makeup and gives me a dewy look (which also may bother you if you have oily skin). But since I have combination skin, I think it leaves a really beautiful finish.
2. Peach & Lily Glass Skin Veil Mist
PEACH & LILYGlass Skin Veil Mist
I have tried this veil on bare skin as well as on top of makeup! It is a non-toxic, silicone-free hydrating mist that "delivers an instant glass skin look". You can spray it throughout the day to keep skin replenished with "hydration, antioxidants and calming ingredients". These ingredients include:
Cucumber Water - soothing and rich in antioxidants
Lotus Extract - combats free radical damage from sun, pollution and stress
Peach Extract - full of vitamins, antioxidants, and essential fatty acids to help keep skin firm, radiant, and resilient
Reishi Mushroom - A powerhouse adaptogen - helps combat visible signs of damage, inflammation, and redness
I am usually a huge fan of the Urban Decay setting sprays--but this feels SUPER different. The mist is really fine and it feels more like a refreshing spray than something to help your makeup last longer. I would reach for this product to finish my makeup when I want a more natural look and I only need my makeup to last a couple hours. It definitely has a skin like finish and the cucumber smell is to die for!
Peach & Lily are all about transforming your skin with good, clean ingredients to look poreless and luminous. I really love trying products from tis brand because they put skincare first--something I've gotten way more into in quarantine! I would totally recommend trying them out if you're looking for a new brand to combine skincare with awesome active ingredients!
Drunk Elephant- The Littles 🐘
I won this cute little kit in a raffle & I couldn’t be more thankful! I have always wanted to try these products but never wanted to spend the money on all of them incase I didn’t like them! Inside this kit are the following products: DRUNK ELEPHANT - Beste No. 9 Jelly Cleanser Deluxe Sample DRUNK ELEPHANT - B-Hydra Intensive Hydration Serum DRUNK ELEPHANT - Protini Polypeptide Cream DRUNK ELEPHANT - C-Tango Multivitamin Eye Cream DRUNK ELEPHANT - T.L.C. Framboos Glycolic Resurfacing Night Serum DRUNK ELEPHANT - C-Firma Vitamin C Day Serum DRUNK ELEPHANT - Virgin Marula Luxury Facial Oil DRUNK ELEPHANT - Umbra Tinte Physical Daily Defense Broad Spectrum Sunscreen SPF 30 That’s literally a whole skincare routine! So far I started out my day with one of Drunk Elephants infamous “Face Smoothies” I washed my face with Beste No. 9 Jelly Cleanser & then combined C-Firma Day Serum, Virgin Marula Luxury Facial Oil, & Protini Polypeptide Cream together on my mixing trey with a disposable skincare spatula! I applied it all over my face & neck. Once that absorbed, I applied Umbra Tinte Daily Defense SPF 30 over my face & neck & was done! I love how the kit comes with steps to walk you through different routines you can use in the morning or at night! I will do a follow up review after I have used all the products for a few weeks! But so far, my skin feels & looks great! I have been breaking out lately & haven’t felt the best about my skin so I really needed this pick me up!! Thank you for reading! You guys are the best!! ❤️ @cherie@Cheriebeauty@CheriePick
My Farewell To Cherie
Follow me on Ig for more skincare since Cherie is leaving 😭 @naturedskinv This has been an amazing journey and I’ve made soo many amazing friends. Thank you for all the love, conversations, and just overall happiness I’ve experienced on this app. I’m definitely sad, a little upset, and a dash of confused, but thank you @cheriefor giving me such an amazing confidence boost and guidance. The way the app shaped my thoughts on skincare has been insane. I’m still willing to forget this and call it a joke if y’all are! 😭 Anyways thank you again and hopefully we can stay in touch 🙏🏾
Stay Young Forever? ✨
That’d be great right? Well in taking those steps, I definitely recommend these amazing serums. I was gifted the: Intoxicated Cosmetics: Snake Serum Bee Serum Snail Serum I started using the Snail Serum last night first and wow did I notice a difference. The Snail Serum mainly targets dryness. I used this in place of my usual night time serum and boy did I notice a difference. I N G R E D I E N T S : All Serums contain: ✨Niacinamide Bee Serum: Bee Venom Plant Based Stem Cells Royal Epigen Snake Serum Snake Venom Green & White Tea Extract Peptides Snail Serum Snail Peptide Hyadisine Echinacea Moronga Oil Extract I definitely will try the other serums in my routine as I get used to the Snail Serum but so far my skin is definitely happy. What serum would you like to try?
Drink of water for your skin!
We’re in the deep of winter and our skin get dehydrated and beaten by the harsh elements. Treat your skin to a pure drink of water that is based with pure Artic water —The ultra pure water that flows from the Arctic is known for its unique functional composition that’s buzzed about for helping to recharge dull-looking skin. By adding moisture back in helps fortify your skin and enhances skins’ luminosity. LUMENE - Nordic-C Glow Boost Essence Serum 30ml $12-$25 depends on size and retail. Based with pure artic spring water and two types o hyaluronic acids this serum is super emollient and hydrating. Love love love how gentle this formula is. LUMENE - Nordic C Valo Glow Lumenessence Brightening Beauty Lotion $14-$18 A gorgeous lightweight toning essence with pure artic water, hyaluronic acids and vitamin c rich berry complex. I love that it is gentle and not drying. 🐰 cruelty free and sustainably sourced
Clear Hydrated Skin The Clean Way✨
Staying in the trend of clean beauty, I have found an amazing product to add to my everyday routine. Odacité SKINCARE - Blue Aura Cleansing Water This is a cleansing water that is marketed to use in place of your cleanser for a “quick” clean. When looking for a good cleansing water, you want one that is hydrating and gets your face clean. Keep in mind not all cleansing waters are designed to clean makeup (I highly recommend a cleansing balm and cleanser). About This Brand: ✨Vegan ✨Cruelty Free ✨Certified Organic ✨ NO: Fillers | Parabens | Nanoparticles | Petrochemicals | PEG | Synthetic perfumes | Dyes | Phenoxyethanol. This cleansing water is so hydrating and satisfying to use. It smells very fresh and a little goes a long way. What is very important to me is my dry spot aren’t tight or irritated. I have been using this day and night and have seen amazing results acne and skin barrier wise. I included this in my routine after a regular cleanser and before my serums. So essentially, I use this as a “toner”. I do this to clean up anything my cleanse left behind, or the cleanser itself. INGREDIENTS: ✨Tumeric: Amazing for hyperpigmentation and overall skin brightness ✨Holy Basil: I drink the tea and can vouch this is an amazing adaptogen that can overall benefit every aspect of your life. It combats aging and free radical damage. ✨Neem: great anti aging ingredient that helps protects your skin barrier. ✨Aloe Vera Juice: this is great for your skin barrier overall. It hydrated, protects and brightens. I highly recommend this cleansing water and it is on sale for $9 at Boxycharm Pop Up 🥰🥰
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