Archive: Planet Beauty

A product that lives up to it’s name, PERFECT!

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This product really took me by surprise!  I get a lot of samples sent to me, and rarely do I find a product that really amazes me.  Like – how could I not have known about this before – products.  I have seen this product before, but I never actually made the jump to buy it.  But when it was sent to me, I thought – now I can try it out, and see if I like it! Let me just say – that had I known how great this product was earlier, it would have saved me so many foundation mistakes.  This is a miracle product, I’m not even joking.

It’s colored like a foundation – but it doesn’t go on like a foundation. It goes on like a moisturizer that turns into a smooth powder once it sets! My skin felt amazing! Soft, and glowing! All of my redness was gone! My sun spots were covered! My favorite part? It makes your pores disappear! I mean honestly! It’s like someone painted my face with fairy dust! :) Okay, getting out of control here…but really, it is amazing!! I wish I had some to give away, I really think every woman should try it!

  • Skin tones are improved and softened to reveal an even and smooth complexion.
  • Skin imperfections like enlarged pores, fine lines and wrinkles are disguised.
  • Vitamins A & E repair and protect skin from future damage.
  • Redness is reduced.
  • Alpha Lipoic Acids fight aging.
  • Skin hydration is maintained by locking in moisture.

Skin Perfection Gel by Perfekt Beauty is a multitasking all-in-one vitamin enriched, sweat-resistant and water-resistant skin perfector.

Glides on effortlessly to instantly improve skin tone, reduce redness, and help minimize the appearance of enlarged pores and fine lines. Enriched with powerful antioxidants including the universal antioxidant alpha lipoic acid, and vitamins A and E to help repair, protect, and fight future environmental skin damage, this lightweight gel helps maintain hydration leaving the skin with a healthy, even glow by locking in moisture and absorbing excess skin oils. And the best part? You can take this handy size with you anywhere. Oil Free. Fragrance-free. Paraben-free.

$57.00 – BUY IT HERE!

My Review: Murad’s Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Gel

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I’m 32 years old now, and I am definitely seeing the toll years of sun has taken on my skin. I have sun spots – and age spots on my cheeks, and they drive me NUTS. I looked online for an over-the counter product that I could use, without the need of a prescription.

I came across this product, and my interest was immediately piqued, because I LOVE Murad. I’ve come to really enjoy their products. They actually work! Go here to read our other reviews on Murad products!

This product is amazing. I put it on my face after cleansing at night before bed. (I pair it with Bliss’s Spiff Upper Lip) After a couple weeks, I have really noticed a difference in the tone of my skin.  My sun/age spots are much lighter – and I am confident that if I keep this up – these spots will disappear altogether.

Age Spot & Pigment Lightening Gel
Quickly diminish freckles, age spots and other unwanted pigmentation with Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Gel’s dual action formula. Hydroquinone, the strongest skin lightening agent available without a prescription, fades discoloration. AHAs exfoliate to improve the penetration of Hydroquinone and encourage cell turnover to accelerate the migration of dark spots to the skin’s surface where they can be lifted away.

Additional features and ingredients:

  • Improves skin clarity and tone
  • Anti-inflammatories Licorice and Allantoin ease irritation

How to Use:

Every day after cleansing and toning, massage a thin layer over face, neck, chest and hands. For optimal results, follow with recommended Murad moisturizer and sunblock during the day.

Won’t take my word for it? Check out the press this product has received!

Smoother! Fresher! Brighter!
“Recover your healthy glow with Murad Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Gel. Diminish freckels, age spots and toher unwanted pigmentation with this dual-action formula.”
O Magazine

Best Beauty Buys
“For spot treatment, Murad’s Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Gel is suggested as an anti-aging product. The gel fades sun spots and age spots and improves clarity by lifting away dark, damaged cells.”
InStyle

Fade Brown Spots at Home
“A product with 2 percent hydroquinone applied all over the face can fade brown spots caused by sun or by hormones. Try Murad Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Gel.”
Redbook

Instead of a laser treatment, try hydroquinone
“Murad Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Gel is effective in reducing brown spots, so no M.D. visit needed.”
Self

$60.00 – BUY IT HERE!

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Planet Beauty is a retail chain of beauty boutiques throughout California providing a unique selection of skincare and hair care products as well as salon services to meet every beauty need, while ensuring excellent customer service through product knowledge and hands on training for all its dedicated employees. Since the first store opened in 1992, Planet Beauty boutiques have drawn a cult following of gorgeously groomed shoppers as well as numerous celebrities including Hilary Duff, Megan Fox, Mena Suvari, Miley Cyrus, Steve Carell and more.” Make Her Up LOVES Planet Beauty, and loves shopping on their website. If you haven’t checked them out yet, now’s the time!

Do you have a problem with redness?

Does your face have blotches of red? I do too! I recently picked a couple redness treatments to try out, and I’m happy to say they both work amazingly!  I get these patches of red on my cheeks, and it drives me nuts. Not your everyday glow look – like annoying patchy red.  These two products both worked at combatting that problem!

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First, is Creme 11 by Yonka. Intense Care Creme 11 desensitizes skin suffering from sunburn, chapping due to cold and intense dehydration. It nourishes, revitalizes and re-hydrates skin and calms redness due to irritations while reinforcing the skin’s recovery process. Counteracts instantly signs of irritations. Upon application, the skin is calm and even-toned. Irritation is sedated and the complexion regains its comfort. Desensitizes the skin from any burning or tingling sensation.

After cleansing and toning:
– use in the p.m. alone in a thick layer as a mask,
– use in the a.m. under your day moisturizer.

Active ingredients: arnica, matricaria, althea, hamamelis, horse chestnut, milfoil, yarrow, horsetail, and cereal oil.

The draining plant extracts in this cream counteract he signs of irritations on sensitive skin.

  • enhances circulation,
  • helps prevent sensibility from escalating
    and tone down irritated, upset skin.

$46.00 – BUY IT HERE!

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Next is DDF’s Redness Relief.

A botanical skincare treatment for hypersensitive, cuprous and delicate skin concerns.  Helps strengthen fragile skin while reducing the appearance of visible redness.

  • Minimizes Redness
  • Supports Fragile Skin
  • Strengthens and Nourishes

$52.00 – BUY IT HERE!

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Planet Beauty is a retail chain of beauty boutiques throughout California providing a unique selection of skincare and hair care products as well as salon services to meet every beauty need, while ensuring excellent customer service through product knowledge and hands on training for all its dedicated employees. Since the first store opened in 1992, Planet Beauty boutiques have drawn a cult following of gorgeously groomed shoppers as well as numerous celebrities including Hilary Duff, Megan Fox, Mena Suvari, Miley Cyrus, Steve Carell and more.” Make Her Up LOVES Planet Beauty, and loves shopping on their website. If you haven’t checked them out yet, now’s the time!


My new favorite eye liner!

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I’ve never owned an eye liner palette before, and man this is so fun!  Smashbox has released a really fun, eye liner palette that has 10 colors and a perfect little brush! I love how compact it is – it’s probably the smallest product in my case! So great!

Cream Eye Liner Palette by Smashbox!

Packed with ten of Smashbox’s most sought after Cream Eyeliner colors, an oversized mirror, and a mini Cream Eyeliner Brush, this palm-sized palette is a definite must-have.

Shades include Lava (deep slate shimmer), Picasso (deep ink blue), Midnight Purple (deep regal violet), Midnight Brown (dark chocolate), Putty (medium brown), Caviar (true jet black), Thunder (mossy gray), Midnight Green (deepest chalkboard green), Deep Bronze (chocolate shimmer), and Cameo (russet brown).

$32.00 – BUY IT HERE!

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Planet Beauty is a retail chain of beauty boutiques throughout California providing a unique selection of skincare and hair care products as well as salon services to meet every beauty need, while ensuring excellent customer service through product knowledge and hands on training for all its dedicated employees. Since the first store opened in 1992, Planet Beauty boutiques have drawn a cult following of gorgeously groomed shoppers as well as numerous celebrities including Hilary Duff, Megan Fox, Mena Suvari, Miley Cyrus, Steve Carell and more.” Make Her Up LOVES Planet Beauty, and loves shopping on their website. If you haven’t checked them out yet, now’s the time!