Thursday, 7 May 2009

Phytomer Hydracontinue Moisturising Body Milk

I got talked into buying this when I was at the beautician one day, they had an offer where I could get the soap and the body moisturiser together, so of course I couldn't resist and had to try it.

I should have known better than to spend so much money (it was around $50) on a body moisturiser. Really, a body moisturiser is just that, it moisturises. It's never going to do anything amazing that makes it worth spending a lot of money on.

Here's what Phytomer says: This fresh, light milk generously moisturizes and protects the body. Enriched with Pheohydrane, a 100% natural active ingredient, it maintains and regulates the skin's natural moisturizing functions. Your skin is left feeling silky, more supple, more comfortable, and more beautiful.

And here's what I say: it's a nice moisturiser with a pleasant scent. It sinks in quickly but is very moisturising. I've been using it when my skin is really dry, itchy and irritated and it's slowly getting my skin back into good condition.

Would I buy it again? Nope, there are moisturisers that are just as good for a fraction of the cost.

Ingredients: awua, cetearyl ethylhexanoate, glycerin, isopropyl palmitate, cyclomethicone, dimethicone, zea mays (corn) oil, potassium cetyl phosphate, c14-22 alcohols, behenyl alcohol, pentaerythrityl tetraisostearate, parfum, glycine soja (soybean) oi, butyrospermum parkii (shea butter) extract, phenoxyethanol, stearoxytrimethylsilane, stearyl alcohol, c12-20 alkyl glucoside, hellianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil, methylparaben, triethanolamine, acrylates/vinyl isodecanoate crosspolymer, caprylic/capric triglyceride, butylparaben, disodium edta, ethylparaben, hydrolyzed algin, isobutylparaben, propylparaben, xanthan guym, maris aqua (sea water), chlorella vulgaris extract, citric acid, propyl gallate, tocopherol, hexyl cinnamal, alpha isomethyl ionine, citronellol, linalool, geraniol, coumarin, limonene, hydroxyisohexyl 3-cyclohexene carboxaldehyde, benzyl benzoate, eugenol, isoeugenol, evernia furfuracea (tremoss) extract, citral hydroxy citronellal, cinnamyl alcohol.

1 comment :

  1. I totally agree with your comment on moisterisers, 50 bucks is quite a lot.


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