Tuesday, 3 June 2014


Sometimes your skin can errupt, go crazy and have one of them melt down moments when you least expect it. Rarely can you find products that get the skin back to basics and provide that start over that sometimes you need. However, now you can. Simple is simply all you need (pun, totally intended.)

A few months ago I picked up these two products from Simple, their Deep Cleansing Face Mask and the Smoothing Facial Scrub. I've used Simple's Cleanser and Toner systems before and their moisturisers are as easy going as they come. No fuss and does the job, so picking up these two products I knew I'd be in for a treat. 

Above you can see the swatch of the Face Mask. This deep cleansing face mask is one of my favourite mask textures I've ever come across. There is no drying effect about it, no tight feeling or any temperature change its just a thick creamy mask. You apply this in a relatively thick layer, I normally focus more thickly on the T Zone area and then allow this to work its magic for up to 10 minutes. You then wash the mask off like you would any other and the thinner layers will of sunk into the skin but make sure you still wash them off. I tend to use a muslin cloth as these are super easy to take mask off and then wash away. Skin feels super clean, soft and not at all tight. My flat mate was suffering with a few spots a month ago, I gave her this mask and she loved it and it helped her too! The best part is that all skin types can use this so you know it will get you the results you need.

The scrub is my ultimate favourite, this lightweight gel style scrub has barely any gritty bits in it as you can see above, it has just enough gentle exfoliant to take dead skin cells away without being abrasive or damaging the skin. I like to use this once or twice a week and take dry patches away. I get a few often if I wear my thicker foundations or have been commuting far. This is just so gentle and provides a perfect canvas for moisturiser or makeup. Cannot recommend this enough as it just does exactly what it says it does, and for that you cannot ask for anymore!

The Scrub is only £3.29 from boots here [LINK] and the mask is only £3.99 here [LINK] and is currently on 3 for 2 at Boots, so you can try out another product or stock up on your favourites!

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