Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Reviva Labs Antioxidant & Texturing Day Cream and Giveaway

Disclaimer: The product mentioned in this post is given to me, as well as, the giveaway is sponsored. I am not affiliated with the company nor getting paid to advertise the product/giveaway. This post is written with my honest opinion.

When Reviva Labs contacted me, I was extremely excited. I worked with them in the past and enjoyed every single products. I have reviewed Reviva Labs Stem Cell Booster Serum, Reviva Labs Makeup Primer, and Reviva Labs Alpha Lipoic Acid, Vitamin C Ester, & DMAE Cream. For this post, I will focus on one of their day creams.

Product Review: Reviva Labs Organic Antioxidant & Texturing Day Cream

Where to purchase: Sprouts, Whole Foods, and online at revivalabs.com
Price: $23 for 2 oz/ 55 g

Made in USA

Description from the package: Organic oils and wealth of Natural nutrients silkify skin texture and fight past damage -- as you defend against future damage with a super antioxidant complex. A unique daytime antioxidant/texturizing formula your skins will adore.
Ingredients:
Click on the picture to see the original size.
Thoughts: I've been lucky to experience brands that I wouldn't know about. In my opinion, Reviva Labs are underrated in the blogosphere.
With all Reviva Labs products, they put an expiration date on the package and it's clear to the naked eyes. I love that you don't have to search for it.
Here's a closer look at the cream.
Here's a swatch of the cream.

Now for my overall opinion... First of all, there's hardly any scent. I smelled a slight fragrance while putting my nose close to the cream, but you will not smell anything during the application. Secondly, I love the consistency of the cream. It is on the thicker side but I would say in-between medium to thick consistency. I think this is great for normal to dry skin individuals, as well as, aging. I love the slight cooling feel while applying and how it spreads onto the skin. It does feel like and spreads like butter, soft and creamy. Lastly, I've had great reaction to this cream. For the past month, my skin has been actively dry. It's been so bad that I had red spots with dry patches. It's been years since I've seen this reaction to my skin. Either I'm allergic to something, the weather has been drier than most years, my skin is aging way too quickly, or a combination of few/all. I tried different moisturizers and they all felt nice until several hours later. My skin started heating up and turning red. Then thankfully, this cream came up. Initially, it was the same as the other moisturizers. It'll feel nice during application but hours later, my skin will start heating up. It took a week before my skin started feeling slight better. Once my skin got used to this product, all the dryness disappeared and the redness. Not only that, the fine lines on my forehead from this reaction diminished. It was a lifesaver!

Pros:
* Organic.
* Antioxidant.
* Visual expiration.
* No scent.
* Medium to thick consistency.
* Recommended for normal to dry skin individuals.
* Smooth application; spreads like butter.
* Fine lines diminished.
* No animal testing.

Cons:
* Hard to find in stores.
* Comes in a tub; not sanitary safe.

Would repurchase: Yes.
Rating:  4.5/5 Tobey's Paws


Other Reviva Labs products I reviewed/swatched:


Not only that, Reviva Labs is kind enough to give one lucky reader their own Reviva Labs Antioxidant & Texturing Day Cream.

Giveaway Dates: April 9, 2014 at 12 a.m. to April 29, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. PST (Pacific time)

How to enter:
1. You must be a public follower of my blog with Google username (I will check). PLEASE do not just follow for the giveaway and then once the giveaway is over, stop following. It's just not polite!!!
2. This is only open to US.
3. You must be 18 years or older. If you're younger than 18, please get your parent's permission.
4. The winner will be drawn with a random number generator. You have 48 hours to contact me at aly_4realz@hotmail.com or else a new winner will be chosen.

Extra entries:
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Thank you Reviva Labs for the day cream!!! :)

Disclaimer: The product mentioned in this post is given to me, as well as, the giveaway is sponsored. I am not affiliated with the company nor getting paid to advertise the product/giveaway. This post is written with my honest opinion.

12 comments:

Lena L said...

I've been interested in this brand ever since your reviews on them.
Thanks for hosting! :)

The Beautiful Essence said...

This giveaway is so cool!
Have a great day!
www.thebeautifulessence.com

Beautetude said...

Looks really interesting.

Kim A. said...

Excellent review Ahleessa! I've been suffering from dry skin as well. It could be a combination of things. This cream sounds dreamy. I love that it's organic and has little fragrance.

Sachi said...

this sounds so nice, but doubt it would work for my super oily skin. Glad you found something that works for you, its weird how suddenly our skin can change and we have to find new products. Never a dull moment, our faces keep us on our toes lol

Ahleessa said...

This is a great brand and I forgot how much my skin loves it! You're welcome!

Ahleessa said...

Thank you!

Ahleessa said...

It is and it's real good. :)

Ahleessa said...

Oh, this will be perfect for you! I cannot wait to hear what you have to say if you do try it that is.

Ahleessa said...

Yes, our skin keeps us on our toes. You are very lucky in the sense you will age slower than dryer skin like myself.

Jane said...

sounds like a really great product! i've been looking into some sort of skin care for myself!

Ahleessa said...

It is a great product or at least for me. :)

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