For mothers-to-be, expecting a baby can be an exciting time and this can also take its toll on your skin. From changes in hormones to your immune system and uneven skin tone.
However, there are some amazing natural beauty products mothers-to-be can now opt for. Natural choices in your beauty regime will not only see you through all three trimesters but a healthy mum means a healthy baby.
FRUK selects a range of natural organic products to help elevate that beautiful pregnancy glow.
Neutrogena® Pure & Free® Baby Sunscreen SPF 50 $12.99 : This provides 100% mineral sun protection that is made for baby’s delicate skin, featuring breakthrough Purescreen® naturally-sourced zinc oxide technology. This gentle formula provides superior broad spectrum UVA/UVB baby sun protection by creating a screen between baby’s skin and the sun’s rays. It’s also free of irritating chemicals, fragrance, parabens, phthalates, and dyes, so it’s suitable for use on sensitive skin.
Bio-Oil £10.00 per 100ML: is top on our list as it’s formulation has a combination of plant extracts and vitamins suspended in an oil base. It contains the breakthrough ingredient PurCellin Oil™, which changes the formulation’s overall consistency, making it light and non-greasy. This ensures that the goodness contained in the vitamins and plant extracts is easily absorbed on the skin.
Bloom & Blossom Anti Stretch Mark Cream : This multi-award winning Anti Stretch Mark Cream has a rich and luxurious cream which helps to prevent and reduce the appearance of stretch marks and maintains your skin’s elasticity. Not just for pregnant or new mothers, but for all women looking for a results-driven and firming, yet completely natural, body cream.
Kiehls Mom & Baby Nurturing Cream : This is a soothing 24-Hour Hydrating Formula with Shea Butter and Apricot Kernel Oil. Pediatrition-Tested, for Mom and Baby. Made with Shea Butter, Apricot Kernel Oil, and Olive Fruit Oil, this formula nurtures and hydrates skin, leaving it soft, smooth, and supple and is gentle enough to use on baby’s face to help moisturize and even out dry patches. Tested to help minimize allergy risk; sensitivity -tested for daily use.Radiant Glow Botanical Facial Milk : Radiant Botanical Facial Milk is packed with natural ingredients that works together to soften and soothe the skin without clogging pores. This light, non-greasy moisturiser helps to restore smoothness, suppleness and elasticity. It also forms a subtle film over your skin, which helps to protect it from environmental pollution and the drying effects of the weather, including the sun. Contains vitamin B complex that helps to balance oil secretion, shea butter that moisturises skin and prevents break-out, Chamomile extract to soothe sensitive skin and Botanical UV filter to protect skin from sun.
Elizabeth Arden Skin Illuminating Retexturizing Pads $56.00: Skin Illuminating Retexturizing Pads are intended to safely exfoliate the top layers of skin for a clearer, more radiant and even-toned appearance. Infused with a blend of Essential Oil, Amino Acids and Glycolic Acid, these cleansing treatment pads effectively cleanse and retexturize skin while enhancing surface skin cell renewal for a more radiant complexion over time.
Mama Mio Pregnancy Boob Tube Bust Protection Cream (100ml): Protect, cool and soothe pregnant and new mama boobs. Rich in organic Omega oils to help hydrate and elasticise to strengthen skin.