Wednesday, 11 April 2012

Step 2 and 3: LIZ EARLE Instant Boost Tonic and Skin Repair Moisturiser review

Hi everyone!

Today I would like to introduce you to steps 2 and 3 of my newly discovered beauty regime that I have been following for over two weeks and will probably stick to for a long time.

I wrote a review of the first step with Liz Earle Cleanse & Polish that I have been using for over a month (click here for a full review) and I can honestly say, it is absolutely amazing. The best cleanser I have ever used. It is gentle, yet very effective!

The next step after cleansing with the Hot Cloth Cleanser is toning your skin with the Instant Boost Skin Tonic. I decided to go with the spritzer format, as I like to use tonics during the day, to refresh my face. I use it at least twice a day. In the morning, after cleaning my face with micellar water, I give my face a spritz or two. In the evening after using the Hot Cloth Cleanser I use the tonic on a cotton wool pad. It leaves my skin perfectly clean and fresh and really gives it a boost of radiance. It smells really nice and refreshing, exactly what I expect from a natural product.

It is available in three sizes: 30ml,50ml and 200ml and you can pick from two formats: bottle or spritzer. I will be buying the smallest size for my Holiday- it is a 30 ml spritzer for £5.25, perfect travel/handbag size. 

The one I received is a 200ml spritzer and costs £13.00. A little goes a long way, so it is definitely worth every penny. link


SKIN REPAIR MOISTURISER- NORMAL/COMBINATION*

The last step of my routine with Liz Earle products is the Skin Repair Moisturiser. My skin is normal/combination (I have an oily T-zone and my cheeks are quite dry), so that's the type of cream I got sent to review. I must say-it was love at first sight/feel. It smells gorgeous and the formula is very light.  It also absorbs quickly - a very important factor for me.
This moisturiser softens, smoothes and conditions skin for a naturally healthy glow
It is a jar full of natural goodness, packed with antioxidants,vitamins and a highly moisturising avocado oil. It really helps to balance combination skin. I noticed that the dryness on my cheeks is hardly noticeable and my T-zone seems to be less oily.  

The only small complaint would be lack of SPF if you use it as a day cream. But on the other hand, it is meant to be used as a day and night cream so it doesn't need SPF. I always try to buy foundation with SPF, also if I know that I will be exposed to the sunlight for a longer period of time, I use sun protection.
I use this cream in the morning, after toning my face and neck with the Instant Boost Tonic and it works well as a base for foundation. If I am not wearing make up, I reach for it during the day as well.
At night time it really makes my skin feel nourished and soft and when I wake up I can't wait to repeat the whole routine allover again :)

The 50 ml jar cost £18.75 and just like the tonic and cleanser, it lasts for a long time. You need the tiniest amount to moisturise your full face. Travel size costs £7.25 for a 15 ml tube link


If you haven't tried Liz Earle Cleanse, Tone & Moisturise routine yet, I can honestly say: go for it! Many people swear by it and I became one of them :) If you don't want to buy full size products, there is plenty of smaller sizes to choose from at reasonable prices. My favourite must be the Hot Cloth Cleanser, I am still in love with it and can't stop raving about it, but I am loving the Tonic and moisturiser as well.
I included my Liz Earle products in the March favourites and I think they will stay on the list forever :)



To discover more Liz Earle products visit www.lizearle.com

*PR samples

19 comments:

  1. My daughter hungrycaramella told me about you. She is following you and now I am too. These products sound good for my skin. Hello from Rome!

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  2. I really want to try the Liz Earle products, thanks for your review :) x

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    1. I wanted to try them too and when I finally got them I fell in love.
      Now I can't imagine my beauty regime without Liz Earle Daily Essentials x

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  3. Great detailed review :) I think after i finished my current facial skincare (Origins at the moment) I will give Liz earl a try because i heard so much good things about it. It seems to be really gentle as well which will be perfect for my sensitive skin~ The idea of travel sized products to try it out or chuck in your purse on the go is appealing too :D
    Thank you for sharing your thoughts on it, it was helpful <3

    www.beautypicknmix.blogspot.com

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    1. I am sure it would be great for your sensitive skin.

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  4. Lovely review, I love Liz Earle xxx


    www.misslv.com

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  5. I've wanted to try Liz Earle products for a while now, but haven't actually done so, and I think this post might have just swayed me! Great blog :)

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    1. you should definitely try Liz Earle products. They are amazing!

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  6. Really interested in this desperate to try Liz Earle. Do you know how it is for dry skin? Also I noticed Red magazine has free Liz Earl samples in WHSmiths at the moment.

    www.thesuburbanstyle.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. The cleanser and tonic are suitable for all skin types and there is a few moisturisers to choose from, to suit all skin types. I have read many reviews written by people with dry skin, sensitive skin... and most of them loved Liz Earle Daily Essentials.

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  7. excellent post.
    very good products
    kisses...♥

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  8. Hi just to let you know i have nominated you for the versitile award..
    check out my blog to see what to do x

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  9. I've been wanting to try these out forever, and I think I'll finally buy them! Just gotta save up the money to do so! I know in the US it's high-priced!

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  10. Lovely post, Looks like a great product! I may have to try it...

    <3
    Kyla

    www.waytoomanyshoes.blogspot.com

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  11. Great post, my mum is massive Liz Earle fan, her stuff is really amazing!

    Lucy Loves To Blog

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  12. I really want to try some of this range! xo

    tattooedtealady.blogspot.co.uk

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  13. thank you for sharing this review. i've been wanting to try liz earle stuff for ages and after reading this i think i might finally give them a go :) x

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