I’m someone whose skin can get dull very easily if not taken care of. Especially the skin on my body. I purchased the PHB Ethical Beauty Brightening Body Care Gift Set Duo from Love Lula which includes the PHB Brightening Body Wash & Brightening Body Lotion.
There is 250ml of the Brightening Body Wash and 250ml of the Brightening Body Lotion. It details for £22.50. It’s on the affordable side of natural products. PHB Ethical Beauty are generally a more affordable brand.
Because it was more affordable I had little faith in the product doing any actual brightening if I’m being honest.
This was really nice to use. It lathers nicely and comes in a pump bottle which is useful.
It smells citrusy so really enjoyable to use in summer. And it really wakes up your skin.
I like using this with an exfoliating glove to remove dead skin and brighten up the new skin at the same time.
It’s a nice body wash to use after working out. It wakes up and revitalises your skin and works against body acne which can appear after a sweaty session at the gym.
This light moisturiser is perfect for summer. It’s a milky consistency. It’s a nice alternative to oil in the hotter months but in winter I imagine I’ll need something more moisturising.
It also dries quickly so I don’t get left with any transfer on my clothing.
The heat wave in London at the moment plus me being pregnant is such a bad combo for me and applying oil after a bath just makes me feel even hotter and more uncomfortable. Using the Brightening Body Lotion means I can stay moisturised and avoid being ridiculously greasy and hot
At first I was using the two products two to three times a week and wasn’t noticing much difference. But after using it every day for a week solid I must admit I’ve noticed my previous scars lightening up and a general brightness to my skin.
So far no oil has lightened any of the scars on my body this quickly so I am impressed. My skin has definitely been looking more even.
Both products are handmade. The ingredients include Ylang Ylang, Neroli and Patchouli oils which help stimulate cell renewal.
The PHB Ethical products are all free from;
- animal ingredients
- alcohol (ethyl alcohol, ethanol)
- artificial perfumes/fragrance
- mineral oils
- propylene glycol
Overall this gets a thumbs up from me and I will probably repurchase the duo as it’s helped to even out and brightening my skin.
It’s been a lifesaver to me this summer because oils would be ruining my life right now in this heat LOL.
Until next time!