Glow Recipe’s New Banana Moisturizer Simply Turned Our Go-To
In lower than two years, Ok-beauty aficionados Glow Recipe has created sell-out product after sell-out product. The trend-quenching model has remodeled a few of the most iconic fruits in popular culture – watermelons, avocados, pineapples – from pool float and cellphone cowl requirements into bomb skincare merchandise that feed your pores and skin and your #shelfies with goodness.
The most recent superfruit to affix their household has much less of an Instagram following, however its skincare powers are positively on par with the remaining. Meet the Banana Soufflé Moisture Cream, $39, that harnesses the moisturizing, nourishing and calming properties of banana, which launches on-line at Sephora.com on Dec fifth (and at present on the Sephora app)! We have been fortunate sufficient to get a primary strive of this moisturizer, and we’ve been utilizing it continuous for the final two weeks to make sure we can provide you a radical evaluation!
What it’s: The Banana Soufflé Moisture Cream is a light-weight moisturizer bursting with banana, turmeric and chia goodness to provide you plump, hydrated and completely happy pores and skin.
What it does: This bouncy, banana-packed method helps pores and skin get well from dryness, dehydration, stress, and irritation by delivering an intense hit of magnesium naturally present in bananas to steadiness moisture ranges and get well pores and skin barrier well being. Potassium works to hydrate the pores and skin whereas manganese will get to work on therapeutic careworn pores and skin – aka if you’ve overdone it on AHAs or your pores and skin is hella thirsty.
The elements: Soothing Centella Asiatica (aka cica, a traditional Ok-beauty ingredient) and turmeric are filled with antioxidants to guard the pores and skin whereas the important fatty acids in chia moisturize deeply. Added vitamin A, B, and C scale back irritation and assist brighten boring pores and skin. Jojoba seed oil additionally makes an look and is superb for repairing the pores and skin barrier because it naturally mimics your pores and skin’s sebum whereas squalane, hyaluronic acid, and glycerin increase hydration.
Who it’s good for: That is nice for all pores and skin sorts. It’s gentle sufficient for these with oily, acne-prone or delicate pores and skin and can assist regulate and steadiness your pores and skin whereas it’s additionally actually hydrating so it’s nice for dry and regular pores and skin sorts too. It’s not too heavy for daytime and wealthy sufficient to hydrate all night time lengthy.
What we thought: One other little glass jar filled with goodness! This richly-scented moisturizer is simply as potent as its sisters, and though it has no artificial perfume, the very first thing you’ll discover is the odor – which, as banana pudding followers, we LOVED! The feel is tremendous light-weight and feels whipped, similar to a soufflé, with a severely addictive, gooey-bouncy consistency that melts into the pores and skin and blends out superbly without having to tug or pull your pores and skin. A little bit goes a great distance, and as soon as utilized the method sinks in rapidly with no heavy feeling, which is uncommon with a product this nourishing and moisturizing.
The outcomes: True story, attempting merchandise continuous is testing in your pores and skin, and the Banana Soufflé couldn’t have come at a greater time. After testing a brand new toner, our pores and skin was fairly parched, delicate and tight, and never solely did we really feel fast soothing results with this moisturizer however, inside days – we used it morning and night time – our pores and skin felt hydrated and plump once more. This moisturize actually got here via to hydrate our pores and skin and assist it really feel balanced and cozy. In 10 days, our pores and skin is feeling its finest, wholesome self, and positively seems much less boring and feels fuller.
We additionally tried their hack of mixing the Banana Soufflé Moisture Cream with the Glow Recipe Pineapple-C Brilliant Serum, and we liked the texture and the brightening increase this provides.
The decision: In case you want a moisturizer to maintain your pores and skin glowing on fortunately, we extremely suggest this. Though it doesn’t include elements to focus on any extra problematic pores and skin points, combine this up within the evenings with one in every of Glow Recipe’s sleeping masks to focus on different pores and skin concers. For us, that is the right on a regular basis moisturizer that can preserve your pores and skin supple, nourished, protected and balanced, which is very essential presently of 12 months. It really works nice below make-up too, which is all the time a win!