21 August 2017

AYur-vana Asparagus Hand Cream

AYur-vana Asparagus Hand Cream*, €13.35/75ml

I've recently been testing out this French hand cream; an Ayurvedic formula with nourishing organic ingredients including sesame and jojoba oils, beeswax, asparagus (shatavari) root extract and green tea extract. The packaging is bright and eye-catching and is also fully recyclable.

The spearmint essential oil gives it a fresh, minty aroma, but it isn't overpowering. The formula is fairly thick and a small amount can be spread evenly over your skin. It doesn't leave a greasy residue behind, so is perfect for daytime use.
I find this hand cream to be softening and nourishing, keeping my hands free from dry patches or irritation. It has a slightly cooling effect and I really love the scent! There really should be more mint-scented beauty products, right?!

This is the first asparagus-based skincare product I have come across, so I was quite intrigued to try it out! Have you ever tried anything similar?

Ingredients:
Aqua, Hamamelis virginiana leaf water *, Cetearyl alcohol, caprylic / capric triglyceride, Glycerin, Cera alba (beeswax), Cetearyl glucoside, Asparagus racemosus root extract * (shatavari), Benzyl alcohol, Simmondsia chinensis seed oil * ( jojoba oil), Olea europaea fruit oil * (olive oil), Sesamum indicum seed oil * (sesame oil), Sodium benzoate, tocopherol, Helianthus annuus seed oil, Xanthan gum, Melaleuca leucadendron cajaputi leaf oil (essential oil cajeput), Mentha spicata herb oil (essential oil of spearmint), Maltodextrin **, Limonene, * camellia sinensis leaf extract (green tea extract), Dehydroacetic acid, Sodium hydroxide, Linalool, Citric acid.
* Ingredient from organic farming
** Processed from organic ingredients
Love,
Emma xxx
*items kindly sent for review purposes; all thoughts and opinions are, and always will be, my own.

4 comments:

  1. Wonderful article shared about French hand cream,Thanks for sharing........

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  2. Lovely post Em, sounds like an intriguing product! I noticed you do quite a few sponsored posts, and would be interested in an info post on how to collaborate with brands, I haven’t got a clue and you seem very good at it. Hope you are having a lovely weekend so far, take care! :-) xx

    Helen | Helen’s Fashion, Beauty & Lifestyle Blog

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    1. Thanks, Helen! To be honest, brands usually just contact me directly, so I think it's just through advertising on social media. I think Instagram is the best tool! You could also sign up for things like The Blogger Program. xxx

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