Research has shown Lavender oil to be a bit of a wonder product. It can help reduce anxiety and emotional stress, and promote calmness. It can help improve your level and quality of sleep, and can also help relieve pain from headaches, toothaches and sores. It can also help restore your skin complexion, and help reduce the appearance of acne. It’s no wonder then, that so many beauty products contain lavender. With all of these benefits, and as most of us have a need for calm and rest in January, isn’t it time you tried the benefits of lavender yourself? Try these fabulous products, with the benefits of calming lavender.
Jurlique Lavender Range
Jurlique has a fabulous range of naturally based lavender products – designed to help calm your entire body, and mind. For your body, Jurlique Lavender Body Oil is a lightweight lavender-scented oil that delicately replenishes moisture, and calms the skin as well as the senses. It hydrates your skin without any oiliness, and can be used as a massage oil for all skin types. The formula also provides anti-oxidant protection. 100ml RRP $35.00. The Lavender Hydrating Mist is a daily replenishing mist with the calming scent of lavender that tones and soothes your complexion. Ideal for dry skin types, leaving your skin feeling balanced and refreshed. The ingredients provide natural antioxidant protection. 100ml RRP $49.00. For daily calming, and a particular favourite of Beauty Over 40, you can’t go past the Lavender Calming Shower Gel & Body Lotion. The Shower Gel contains the calming scent of lavender, and leaves your skin soft, calmed and soothed, clear, fresh and hydrated. 300ml RRP $35.00. The Body Lotion is lightweight and milky, formulated with the calming scent of lavender, to restore lost moisture and leave skin calm and soothed, smooth, supple and glowing. vitamin E and green tea extract provide skin with antioxidant protection, whilst safflower seed and avocado oil nurture your skin and protect against dehydration. 300ml RRP $49.00.
Crabtree & Evelyn Lavender & Espresso Body Cream
Calm and quench your skin by locking in the intense hydration of the Crabtree & Evelyn luxurious Lavender & Expresso Body Cream. Using this nutrient rich pampering cream with a special Tri-oil blend as part of your bath or shower time routine will leave your skin silky soft, and your mind calm. Rich Olive Oil and Shea Butter hydrate, soften and condition, whilst a restful blend of pure and dark essences of Black Lavender, Coffee and Smoked Woods release a sensation of inner calm, leaving skin subtly scented and you utterly relaxed. 250ml RRP $40.00.
Trilogy Ultra Hydrating Face Cream & Hydrating Mist Toner
This certified natural, award-winning Trilogy duo will keep your face hydrated and refreshed all summer long. The Ultra Hydrating Face Cream is perfect for mature skin in need of a little TLC and hydration. The special formula contains calming lavender, as well as the rosehip oil based powerful antioxidant based complex Rosapene™ to help restore and protect your skin. The formula provides immediate and lasting relief to soothe and calm dry skin. 75ml RRP $39.95. The Trilogy Hydrating Mist Toner supposrts your skins natural pH level and provides thirsty skin with instant hydration with rose and lavender – ideal for those hot, hot, hot summer days! Tip: Pop it in the fridge and give your face a quick refreshing hydrating spritz before you leave the house… You (and your face) will thank us later! 100ml RRP $27.95.
Natio Lavender & Rosemary Hand & Nail Cream
This lush scented hand cream calms your senses, and helps keep silky-soft hands and strong, supple nails. The formula is non-greasy, easily absorbed and easy to apply. Natio Lavender and Rosemary Hand and Nail Cream quickly soothes, smoothes and hydrates your hands. Protects hands from hard water and harsh environmental effects, helping them to stay younger looking for longer. Suitable for all skin types. 75ml RRP $9.95.
June Jacobs Duo
These 2 June Jacobs products are great whether you are suffering the onset of adult acne/breakouts, or need an extra moisture boost. The Pore Purifying Facial Bath is an antibacterial cleanser which cleanses and purifies your skin without drying it out – it’s great for those pesky adult break outs. Lavender and tumeric root extracts reduce inflammation, whilst witch-hazel extract and tea tree oil act as antibacterial/antifungal agents. A blend of powerful antioxidants help protect your skin from environmental toxins, and help combat the visible signs of premature aging. 200ml RRP $58.00. On the other end of the spectrum, if your skin is dehydrated after the Christmas party season, (or at any other time), the Cranberry Pomegranate Moisture Masque contains calming lavender extract and allantoin to soothe and nourish your skin, whilst shea butter, cranberry, and sunflower seed extracts help strengthen and repair your skin’s natural protective barrier. 120ml RRP $87.00. Also available in a travel pouch 30ml RRP $27.00.
Kora Organics Calming Lavender Mist
KORA Organics Calming Lavender Mist is enriched with certified organic noni extract and essential oils, providing antioxidant protection and helping to reduce tension and stress. Its aromatic properties help gently improve your skin’s appearance while calming the mind and body. Used morning and night after cleansing, your skin is left calm and refreshed – luxuriously hydrated. Free from sulphates, parabens, synthetic fragrance, synthetic colours, and silicones, it’s very gentle on your skin. For all skin types, including sensitive. 100ml RRP $39.95.
Peter Thomas Roth 24K Gold Hydra Gel Eye Patches
The skin around our eyes can be the most sensitive skin on our face, so it often needs ultra gentle care. Formulated with calming lavender extract, these Peter Thomas Roth 24K Gold Hydra Gel Eye Patches are fabulous for more mature eyes, as they are so gentle, and effective. Formulated with 24K gold, to help firm, lift and brighten your skin, it leaves your skin with an opulent glow. Glycerin and hyaluronic acid attract and retain water to your skin and keep it hydrated and soothed. Caffeine helps tone and condition your skin and helps reduce under eye puffiness. 60 patches (30 pairs + applicator) RRP $98.00.