When it comes to the beauty landscape, there’s always a new, better and potent ingredient on the horizon; the one that promises beautiful skin, oodles of moisturization, plus also tackles most of our beauty needs. Our latest discovery: The antioxidant-rich Grape Seed (or vitis vinifera) which is choc-a-bloc with skin-loving ingredients such as Vitamin E and Omega-6 Fatty Acids that tightens skin, prevents sun-damage, heals acne, fades scars, lightens dark circles and combats free radicals for a radiant, youthful complexion.
Ready to harness in all the goodness? Here’s a round-up our favourite Grape Seed-rich products that will give you the skin of your dreams.
Don’t have enough time in the morning for an elaborate skincare routine? Make the L'Oreal Hydra Fresh Anti-Ox Grape Seed Hydrating Mask-In Double Essence your go-to product. Infused with the goodness of French Grape Seed extracts, Red Pomegranate and Red Berry Extract, this 2-in-1 serum + moisturiser revitalizes and hydrates skin; while the antioxidant rich formula strengthens skin barrier and moisturizes. Hello, fresh dewy skin!
The Juicy Chemistry Grapeseed Oil addresses stress and damaged skin thanks to the blend of antioxidant-rich au natural Grape Seed extract. The odourless, light-weight formulation regenerates skin tissue thereby reducing the appearance of marks when applied. What’s more: It’s free from parabens and other harmful chemicals. What’s not to love?
Coccoon’s Renewing Under Eye Cream with Exotic Algae, Grapeseed & Cucumber works wonders while you clock in those long hours at work. Encompassing a potent blend of Aldavine 5X, Shea Butter, Vitamin E, Pentavitin, Grapeseed and Cucumber extract, it visibly reduces the sign of ageing and dark circles around the eyes. Oh, and it’s Ophthalmologically tested as well!
Think of the night as a time to repair skin damage that has occurred during the day. That’s when Plum’s Grape Seed and Sea Buckthorn Nurturance Night Cream comes into play. The super hydrating formula is packed with Vitamins A,C,E & Minerals from Grape Seed Oil for supple, soft and younger-looking skin; while Sea Buck Thorn Oil repairs and heals sun-damaged skin, plus keeps lines at bay. We are sold.
The Body Shop Spa of the World™ French Grape Seed Scrub is everything a scrub should be. Formulated with a Grape Seed Powder and Organic Sugar, it invigorates, exfoliates and refines your skin; while the fresh and delicate fruity fragrance is a treat for the senses. Brownie points for the skin-softening formula that isn't the least bit overly abrasive yet leaves you with visibly glowing skin after one use.
Looking for a supplement that will actually make your skin better? Try the Grape Seed Extract capsules from GNC that provided antioxidant support to your skin; plus aids in improving blood circulation, stabilizing high cholesterol, as well as helps with eye diseases related to diabetes. We love this holistic approach to beauty.