Skincare Essentials; Weird and Wonderful Skincare Products to Try This Halloween

Saturday 31st Oct 2020 |

The beauty industry is full of wonders and surprises, with lots of unique ingredients trending each year. In 2020, some of our go-to skincare essentials have been showcasing nature as a source of inspiration when it comes to looking and feeling your best.

Whilst blending innovation and high-quality ingredients, these non-conventional combinations have been formulated to provide incredibly advanced skincare benefits. Whether it’s slime or mud that’s your thing, Holland & Barrett have got you covered. Here are our top skincare picks to revamp your regime and try out this Halloween: 

Skincare Essentials Dr Organic Snail Gel 50ml £20.99 

Dr Organic combines Helix Aspersa Muller – the substance snails naturally produce to quickly regenerate their skin and shell when they get damaged. Blended with aloe vera and bioactive plant ingredients, Dr Organic Snail Gel produces a regenerative and moisturising face gel that will leave your skin soft and glowing. 

You’ll be pleased to know that no harm comes to the snails to obtain Dr Organic Snail Gel. It’s harvested from snails that are farmed humanely under certified organic conditions and are free to roam! 

Skincare Essentials Dr Organic Pro Collagen Plus Dragons Blood 50ml £18.99 

Another odd one from Dr Organic, this advanced moisturiser has been clinically proven to increase hydration while working to create firmer, smoother and more youthful skin. Dragon’s Blood is a natural tree resin, sustainably sourced from the Amazonian forests of Peru. This ancient resource has been reformulated as an advanced moisturiser, cultivated to refine, plump and soften the skin while minimising redness and help protect against environmental damage.  

Skincare Essentials Manuka Doctor Bee Venom Facial Moisturiser Lotion 100ml £16.99 

Made with Purified Bee Venom & UMF 18+ Manuka, this lotion is a light and nutritious emulsion that quickly absorbs and refreshes the skin. Whilst enhancing the skins innate shine, it also maintains optimal balance of natural oil and moisture levels. Manuka Doctor Facial Moisturising lotion helps eliminate the cause of blemishes and provides support for troubled skin. Made with Pure Manuka Honey and Purified Bee Venom which has proven anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. 

Skincare Essentials Sea Magik 3-Seaweed Scalp Mud 150ml £11.95

This lightweight formula blends mineral-rich ingredients with essential oils of citrus, Provence and aromats, for an uplifting spa hair treatment that’s suitable for daily use. Great for comforting an itchy scalp whilst naturally conditioning the hair, this 97% natural mineral hair treatment is infused with three organic seaweeds, Dead Sea mud and pure coconut oil.

Skincare Essentials Antipodes Immortal SPF15 Face & Body Moisturiser containing Reishi mushroom 60ml £29.99

This natural sun protection factor (SPF) 15 moisturiser may allow you sun exposure of up to 15 times your normal burn time, utilising the natural sun care of raspberry seed oil. Ancient Reishi mushroom of immortality enhances cell turnover for an ageless, healthy visage. Meanwhile, super-antioxidant Vinanza® Grape & Kiwi grape and kiwifruit extract helps decrease appearance of redness. Moisture levels are boosted and skin kept firm and flawless thanks to powerful, plant-based hyaluronic acid. Perfect for the whole family. Suited to most skin conditions. Fragrance-free.

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