Yes the time has come to start changing my skincare routine and the reason being is that my skin has changed during this pregnancy meaning I need to swap my daily routine and in my wonderful drawer I found this amazing set which I received the other month at the beginning of my pregnancy and decided to keep for the moments like this.
My skin is becoming a little dry , not dramatically but I have come to understand that natural products are going to do the most beneficial as I do not want any of those nasty chemicals getting into my skin or bloodstream while I am carrying my baby.
Inner Soul Organics is exactly what they say they are.
Inner Soul Organics choose each and every ingredient for its benefits to the skin which helps even maternity and ageing skin feel its very best the natural way with only the very best of those natural ingredients that can be made into a bespoke skincare regime just for your personal preferential skin needs.
Their only care is to deliver the most beneficial skin care product to you with the most organic ingredients .
First of all , I absolutely loved the gift packaging which it all came together in .
Looks so fresh and clean and I love ribbon wrapping.
Each Bespoke Item comes professionally wrapped with a personal letter with ingredients on how to use the product or products you have ordered.
I would love to give their mother and baby products a try after the experience I have had .
First of all I am not going to lie to you, the cost may be out of your normal smaller budget for these items , but for me , the understanding on spending the little extra is needed if I want what is natural and good for my skin .
The fact that all of these products have been designed especially for my own skin needs which was specially formulated by a personal one on one consultation also gives me that extra piece of mind in knowing I am getting products that my skin will only benefit from , they even asked which ingredients or scents I dislike to ensure that those were not included .
The extra care and attention in detail of taking the time in getting to know what WE want is what makes a remarkable brand in my eyes and Inner Soul Organics tick all of the boxes for me .
There are three items in my Bespoke Set
Total = £163
All items are available from Inner-soul.co.uk
All products created in the UK.
Deep Cleanse Balm -
100% Organic and Natural Cocos Nucifera (virgin coconut), Mangifera Indica (mango butter), Helianthus Annuus ( sunflower) Hybrid oil, Calendula Officinalis (rosemary) extract, Santalum Spicatum (albany sandalwood) oil, Bosweilia Carterii (frankincense) oil, Origanum Vulgare (oregano) oil, Linalool, Benzyl Benzoate, Limonene, Citronellol, Geraniol, Eugenol, Farnesol, Citral.
My thoughts -
So using a cleansing balm is still a little of something new to me, I am used to using cleansers in the form of a liquid or foam but this one is in fact a balm as described.
This Balm is definitely one of my new favourite must haves.
The texture of this balm is actually very much more of a butter. As soon as it is placed onto the skin it immediately melts into the cells without leaving any greasy residue behind.
The scent is exactly to my taste.
I could not smell the coconut at all but once the balm melted into the skin I was instantly hit with an exotic aroma of coconut and mango which left me sniffing it even more.
My skin is left feeling Hydrated and clear of any impurities and I also feel more fresh with brighter looking skin.
I have been using this for a while now and have found it shoving my old routine cleansers out of the way , it has now taken pride in my morning and night routine collection and I would definitely recommend this to anyone who loves personalised cleansing balms.
The balm is quite some size to at 55ml and because you only need a very small amount this is sure to last you quite some time.
It has a 12 months life span on the bottle but I think with me using this morning and night (especially if I have worn makeup or been out for the day ) it may last me around 6 months .
Not only is the balm nourishing but it also moisturises my skin making me feel like I have had a luxurious treatment at a spa.
The Frankincense and Oregano have anti-bacterial and anti-ageing benefits whilst Sandalwood and Calendula will boost the immunity to starve off sensitivity and dryness.
With your Balm you receive a spatula which I personally think makes the set even more adorable .
Use the spatula to scoop the balm from the tub and onto your palm.
The balm will melt instantly and all you need to do now is to massage over the face and neck . I find using your fingertips easier to get into all of the little areas around the nose and gentle eye areas ,but using your palm is perfectly ok .
Using a muslin cloth (which also comes supplied) , dampen the cloth under some hot running water and them carefully sweep in an upwards motion from the neck and the outside of the face clearing the balm from your skin.
Night Time Cream -
89% Organic 100%Natural Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Glycerin, Theoroma Cacoa(cocoa) Seed Butter, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Cetearyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate, (Vegetable), Sucrose Stearate, Simmondsia Chinensis (jojoba) Seed oil, Cera Alba (Beeswax), Triticum Vulgare (Wheatgerm),Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Almond) oil, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel, Verbascum Thapsus (Mullein Flower) Oil, Tocopherol, Coconut Alcohol, Benzyl Alcohol, Dehydroacetic Acid, Xanthan Gum, Lavendular Angustifolia, (Lavender), Citrus Bergamia, (Bergamot), Leptospermum Scoparium, (Manuka), Rosa Centifolia (Rose), Linalool, Benzyl Benzoate, Limonene, Citronellol, Geraniol, Eugenol, Farnesol, Citral.
My thoughts -
I have never been a fan of thin creams but night creams have always been my most appealing due to the fact that they are usually thicker in texture meaning my very thirsty skin can benefit from them more.
This Night cream is amazingly thick but blends into the skin straight away.
After cleansing my skin at night , I follow with this night cream and my skin feels amazing afterwards.
I in fact have used this on some mornings too , especially those colder mornings where the weather does damage to my dry skin.
Having a fantastic blend of Shea and Cocoa butters, Jojoba and Apricot ensures my skin is balanced and deeply nourished , strengthened and also applied with Vitamins A, C and E.
The scent is a little more flower extract than the balm which I prefer for aroma but again , the scent is clean and fresh and stays well throughout the day.
Again like the Balm , this cream also has a 12 month life span on the tub but I think this will be used up in 6 months . I definitely think this would benefit me most during the winter with the added facial oil blended into it .
As this is my night time cream, I use this mixed with a small drop of the Facial oil mixed into it .
I apply a small amount to my palm , then apply to the face and neck , massaging in an upwards and outwards motion.
I let this soak in and allow the cream to work during my sleep.
Facial Oil -
Camellia Oleifera, (Camellia seed), Carthamus Tinctorius, (thistle), Oenothera Biennis, (Evening Primrose), Salvia Hispanica, (Chia seed), Avena Sativa, (Arctic Oat), Rosmarinus Officinalis, (Rosemary), Tocopherol, (Vitamin E), Lavendular Angustifolia, (Lavender), Citrus Bergamia, (Bergamot), Letospermum Scoparium, (Manuka), Rosa Centifolia (Rose), Linalool, Benzyl Benzoate, Limonene.
My thoughts -
I have not used a facial oil lately due to the fact that although I have dry skin in the winter, my skin reacts badly and tends to be sore and with the not so natural ingredients in my previous product it irritated my skin .
Luckily for me , the ingredients in this facial oil are 100% natural so I know that every single ingredient once again is helpful for my skin .
I find that this oil is easily absorbed as the formulation is so light and with the high polyphenol content it frees radicals on the skins surface.
The Chia Seed is added into this product to improve skins elasticity and the Thistle Oil then regulates the skin Sebum Production and help reduce redness.
I am in love with this Facial Oil , it gives my skin everything it needs naturally and improves the softness as well as leaving my skin feel and look so much more healthier and brighter.
This facial oil is to be applied in mornings and afternoons before sleep.
I personally love to massage a small pea sized amount into the neck and face and pact it onto the points I feel need more attention such as the crows feet and forehead.
Applying this to my normal day and night creams on colder days helps even more to hydrate the areas effected by dryness but in summer this on its own is all I need .
All in all this amazing Organic Bespoke Skin care set for my face is everything my skin needs.
I am amazed and in love with the Cleansing balm especially and the Facial oil is used religiously each night to help with my maturing skin .
Would you prefer a specially formulated Skin care regime?