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St. Ives Timeless Skin Collagen Elastin Moisturizer Review

Hi #Mavenz

When I was a teenager I believed in St. Ives Apricot Scrub. In hindsight, the skincare selection of products that was affordable to a product ravenous teenager was minimal. 

That being said I was overjoyed to find this gem by the popular brand.

St. Ives Timeless Skin Collagen Elastin Moisturizer www.modenmakeup.com

Trying and applying new skincare is always a must in our line of work. Both Lucinda and I strive to keep up with the trends and test out products at the risk of losing the battle of the breakout. So when I saw this in Beauty Exchange, Wildey not only was I excited since it indicated that it is non comedogenic but relieved as the price was suitable for my budget. Since it retailed at about $20BBD, this large tub of cool, refreshing, mildly scented and moisturizing goodness was more than welcome. Due to my pregnancy (at the time) my skin was experiencing a drought out of this world. 

This time I took a skincare gamble and won!

Here's what it looks like straight out of the receptacle and unblended into the skin:

St. Ives Timeless Skin Collagen Elastin Moisturizer swatch www.modenmakeup.com

Pros

Highly emollient
Clean fresh fragrance
Non greasy 
Plumps skin
Acts as a prep for face primer
Good for all skin types 
Non comedogenic
Leaves skin feeling soft
Lasts forever and a day

Cons

Use too much and you have to wait for the skin to absorb it (approximately 10/15 minutes)

Serious tings! I cannot find any other issues with this lotion. I have also noticed improvements in the appearance of my skin as it relates to the porosity as well as the moisture level.

One point that we always note is that skincare is NOT a one size fits all process. However this price is so unbeatable that if it doesn't work on the face, please try it on your body. It's fabulous on the feet and hands as well. Triple threat!

Try after you buy this time; I promise major satisfaction!

Xoxo

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