Akin Lavender & Geranium Body Moist review

Product Name: Lavender & Geranium Body Moist

Weight/Price: 200ml 6.8fl oz for £14.99

Made in: N/A

Where to buy: Mypure, boots, feelunique 

Product Description: A’kin Lavender & Geranium Body Moist with Vit A and Omega 3 & 6 – for a smooth glowing body. Deeply moisturising lotion with vipers bugloss oil, the premier source of omega 3 & 6 essential fatty acids and moisturizing shea butter, vitamin B5, jojoba, avocado and calming lavender oils. Use anytime your skin needs moisture, particularly effective after bathing or using Invigorating Body Scrub.

Full Ingredients

aqua (purified Australian water*) *BP 2007 standard 
glycerin (botanical source) 
sodium gluconate (from GMO free corn) 
panthenol (pro Vit B5) 
sorbitol (from GMO free maize) 
sodium hydroxymethylglycinate 
glyceryl laurate (botanical source) 
simmondsia chinensis (jojoba) seed oil (cold pressed Australian grown) 
persia gratissima (avocado) oil (certified organic cold pressed Australian grown) 
lecithin (and) tocopherol (and) ascorbyl palmitate (and) hydrogenated palm glycerides citrate 
squalane (from olives) 
butyrospermum parkii (certified organic shea butter) 
xanthan gum 
tocopheryl acetate (Vit E) (botanical source) 
caprylic/capric triglyceride (from coconut & palm) (and) carotenoids (from marine algae) 
echium plantagineum seed oil 
persia gratissima (avocado) oil (and) persia gratissima (avocado) oil unsaponifiables 
sodium isostearoyl lactylate (botanical source) 
sodium stearoyl lactylate (botanical source) 
sodium citrate (botanical source) 
pelargonium graveolens (geranium) flower oil 
elettaria cardamomum seed oil 
cetearyl alcohol (botanical source) 
soy lecithin (GMO free) 
macadamia ternifolia seed oil (cold pressed Australian grown) 
glyceryl stearate (botanical source) 
stearic acid (botanical source) 
pogostemon cablin oil 
lavandula angustifolia (lavender) oil (certified organic) 
citrus aurantium amara (bitter orange) leaf oil (petitgrain) 
rosmarinus officinalis (rosemary) leaf oil 
behenyl alcohol (from GMO free rapeseed)

Active Ingredients:

  • Australian cold pressed Macadamia oil – absorbed quickly for intense rehydration.
  • Vit B5 – ‘the beauty vitamin’ to soothe skin.
  • Extract of avocado –softening.
  • Lavender – relaxing & calming essential oil.

Packaging: Comes in a recyclable plastic squeeze tube, very light weight and easy to throw in your bag.  Instructions on how to use are clearly shown on the label.

Directions: Apply generously after bathing or when required.

Application: After a bath or shower I would apply this product generously onto my body, it does take a few mins to soak into my skin, and it leaves it instantly nourished, soft and supple.

Results: Having used the product for a few weeks, I noticed my skin felt very soft and supple it lasted until I next showered. The texture of the body moist is very thick and creamy;  a little goes a long way. Love the lavender scent it’s rather smoothing. It worked excellent on my drier areas of the body, my elbows and knees. I did found on some occasions I had nettles, which pricked my skin. The richness and the vitamin packed goodness felt great on my skin and I had a slight glow.

Price: 5/5 
Quality: 5/5 
Packaging: 5/5
Overall: 5/5

great smell, love lavender
skin was soft and supple for days

Cons: had nettles prickling my skin on occasions

Would I re-purchase again? Absolutely yes, great price for the product a little goes a long way


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