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Cult skin care buys you should know about - page 3
What is it? A daily facial moisturiser formulated to deliver seven anti-ageing benefits all in one product, while helping protect skin against sun damage.
Why is it a cult buy? The formula has changed somewhat over the years, but the Total Effects tagline is still unmistakeable. For an affordable price, the dermatologically tested and non-comedogenic formula fights the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, soothes and nourishes, and helps smooth skin texture (and that’s just half of it).
bh member verdict: “This is the best facial moisturiser I have ever used. It is rich and luxurious while still being gentle on my skin. I would completely recommend this product to anyone.” - AmberB
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What is it? With its low mineral content, neutral pH and high proportion of precious trace elements (including silica), this French beauty buy is celebrated for soothing our skin on the run.
Why is it a cult buy? Talk about a multitasker. Not only does it soothe, refresh and hydrate healthy skin, it also comforts a range of everyday skin irritations including sunburn, razor burn, facial redness, itching, post-depilatory irritation, eczema and nappy rash. No wonder it’s so popular!
bh member verdict: “I mainly use it at work where the air conditioning/heating dries up my face and after make-up removal (before I put on my moisturiser). It's also very handy to have in your bag during a hot day as a refresher!” - Mochichi
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What is it? A gentle formula that helps boost the skin's moisture intake, smooth skin texture and fight dullness using pitera (a unique yeast strain full of vitamins, amino acids, minerals and organic acids).
Why is it a cult buy? Launched in Japan in 1980, this winning formula hasn’t changed one bit in 20 years (because why mess with a good thing). Japanese women refer to it as "miracle water" – and many of our members concur.
bh member verdict: “My skin appears younger and more even-toned. It’s expensive, but it works (which sure beats buying cheaper products that disappoint/do nothing).” - Newsoulbunny
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Do you use any of these cult skin care buys? What other skin care must-haves do you think deserve cult status?