30 August 2014

Skincare: Best of Origins!

Hi Lovelies!
Hope you are all doing really well? Tonight's post is going to be about some of my favourite skincare products of the moment. I have been super busy with a lot of major events happening both in and out of work, so my skin has started to suffer. However, the products mentioned in this post have all played their part in helping my skin get back to normal! So I hope you enjoy :) x

It's officially mine and Origins one year anniversary! I know that when I'm still using a skincare brand a year later that it has really had an amazing impact on me. The only other brand I have been truly consistent with has been Elemis, which is another skincare brand I love. I thought it would be a good idea to select a few of my favourite Origins products and just give you a brief overview of why I love them. Sadly, I couldn't mention all my products as I travel between houses a lot and didn't have my full collection to hand. 

Origins Drink Up Intensive Mask
This has to be one of my top three favourite products from the entire Origins range! I tend to apply this little miracle worker three times a week instead of my normal evening moisturiser. This product is definitely a cheat to amazing skin and I always tend to apply this after having a cheeky drink or two, as I know that my skin will dehydrate overnight. Once I have applied this mask I wake up in the morning with smooth, hydrated and visibly brighter looking skin (perfect right?) The intensive moisture from this mask deeply quenches the skin and creates a reservoir of moisture for the following day. If that doesn't sound good enough.. then it also smells good enough to eat. If you love light peachy/apricot scents and need a little skin sos, then this could just be for you!

Origins Ginzing Scrub Cleanser
The Ginzing Scrub Cleanser is my newest purchase from Origins and of course another hit! I'm not the biggest fan of exfoliators, but this one is definitely one of the better ones I have tried. I love the way it gently turns into a cleansing milk, whilst the jojoba and carabua wax gently exfoliate to help unclog pores.

Origins Clear Improvements Mask
This is another one of Origins highly coveted masks alongside "Drink up" I purchased this one shortly after convincing myself not only did I need a moisturising mask, but also a mask to help totally clear my skin out! I must admit I love this mask and tend to use it when my skin is really playing up or just feeling a bit dirty. It's easy to get a little lazy with cleansing, especially after busy days at work.. so this is a great way to quickly get rid of all the impurities in your skin. Clear improvements used activated charcoal and White china clay to draw out dirt and absorb pollutants. This mask is definitely here to stay in my collection and its literally like a "fresh start" for your skin in a tube!

Origins Make A Difference Plus +
This has been my most recent repurchase, as I fell in love with it after using the first pot. This treatment uses Rose, Lychee and Watermelon to deeply quench the skin... plus its oil free, which makes it great if you are worried about excess oil. I tend to use it as a moisturiser alone, as it gives me more than enough hydration. However, its also great under your normal moisturiser and its cream-gel consistency makes it a dream to apply.

Origins Super Spot Remover
I was absolutely gutted when I lost this little beauty and after a recent breakout, I realised how much I missed it! It might look small, but for me it definitely packs a punch. It really drys my spots out and reduces swelling super quick, its definitely my go to spot treatment.

Origins Eye Doctor
Don't get me wrong, I absolutely love my Ginzing eye-cream... but Origins Eye Doctor is a fantastic all rounder and its a little more moisturising than Ginzing, which makes it great for both day and night use. I would 100% recommend this eye-treatment, as its a great way to take care of your under eye area without too much fuss! 

Hope you have enjoyed tonight's post lovelies! I would love to hear your thoughts in the comments section down below and I would also love to know if you have tried or would like to try any products from this post. You can also click this link to find out more about the products mentioned from tonight's post!

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  1. Love Origins skincare so much, There makeup range is also amazing :D x

  2. Ahh love Origins especially the Super Spot Remover :)


  3. I've only recently got into origins but I know there is no going back now. I love the Ginzing moisturiser so I might have to give the scrub a go too.

    I love the clear improvements mask -next on my list is drink up!


  4. I just started getting into origins and I adore everything I've tried. I think the super spot remover might be next on the list! Great comprehensive post xo

    Shannon | http://lotsofloveshannon.blogspot.com.au/

  5. Do you think the drink-up intensive mask would work for oily-combination skin? I'm always wary about breakouts! x


  6. I want to try the moisturiser, I've heard it's really good for spot prone skin xx

  7. I really want to try the masks and the cleanser!

    Ana Leote


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