First, I just LOVE that there is a set to purchase. Second, This set is everything I wanted to try as a SB newbie. The first Items tried was the Got Grits set and the Rose balm had a lovely scent and really leaves your skin soft and hydrated. (This was first time I ever used a cleansing balm).
I’ve used a charcoal mask before but this Bethany mask was much better, it wasn’t thick and hard at all and gets the gunk out.
The Vacuum cleaner cleansing oil is truely a must to get, i massage my face with this oil for a few minutes and it greatly improves my skin with getting the dirt off and believe it or not... removes that oily T-zone I have. Yes this oil removes oil!! The Best part to me is that it doesn’t leave that dry Soap residue feeling after using like other non-SB products I’ve used.
The Beauty Water was a bit strong for me the first few days but after that it feels lovely going on and smells lovely AND really cleans so well even after washing your face, it removes anything left behind. I also use this on my chest and neck.
I use Dorian Gray every other night and i can already see the two wrinkles above my nose and between my eyes disappear!!!
Rose foaming cleanser is used daily as my second step face cleanser (after vacuum cleaner) and this size has lasted me over a month. The Rose scent is not strong at all. I love the color and consistency of this.
I have only used the Soy & Rice scrub mask as a facial scrub and it exfoliates very gently which I was hoping it would.
And last, Donkey Milk gel sleeping pack is another must to seal in all the good stuff you just put on your skin and let it work it’s magic over night. I just use warm water and wash cloth in morning to wipe off and I don’t need a face moisturizer, it’s amazing stuff!!
I already knew I was getting hooked on the double cleansing and the rose balm and foaming rose cleanser are great. Even better results with a face brush—I am using the FOREO. I really wanted to try Vacuum Cleaner and thought it might be like a biore nose strip but it doesn’t work that fast so survey still open on that one. It may be too drying on my cheeks. The beauty water still stings but it is worth it to me. I do think the double cleansing is getting a better clean so the exfoliating beauty water is able to clean deeper into those pores—-only way to get them to shrink is to get that deep clean. The charcoal mask I have been using for spot treatment—blemish be gone in less than 2 days. My absolute favorite find is the donkey milk sleeping pack. Smells divine and perfect moisturizer which I use twice a day. I have always been complimented on my skin but I feel it is looking healthier from deeper within and I am looking forward to adding in the other steps as in maybe Dorian will take away my forehead dent?!?!
I have tried many different lines of skincare but these products are different....within a week of using these products religiously, I have a glow that I've never seen before and I'm using less concealer than I have in years! This is HUGE for a 46 year old mother of three! I cannot wait to try more! I 'm recruiting my BFF to try as well!
This is such a great assortment of products! During my first use, there was so much ick that came out of my pores! It exceeded well beyond all my expectations! I am definitely noticing a difference in the smoothness of my skin and absolutely in love with the results so far! My skin is purging a little (as I had been expecting) but is clearing up MUCH faster than ever before. The results I've seen from such a short amount of time makes me wish that I started using this sooner.
Not sure where to begin! This set has so many great products all wrapped in one cute small blue box. I did loosely follow the guide on how to get smaller pores. The first step that I used was the Vacuum Cleaner Cleanser and WOAH, let me tell you...this stuff actually works. It really cleans your pores out and the first time that I used it, a bunch of stuff came out and similar to others, I had a few breakouts at first but it quickly went away after using VCCO for about 5-6 days. After this step, I used the Rose Foaming Cleanser, which is key to make sure that all VCCO is off your face. Once a week, I use the Soy and Scrub Mask which makes your face really soft. I have tried to use it multiple times a week but found that it was a little too much for my face so I'm sticking to the once a week right now. After the scrub mask, I use some sort of serum and finally that's followed by Donkey Milk. I do use the Beauty Water in the morning to take off the sleeping pack and sometimes after working out because my face feels gross! The bottom line is that these products work and I love how it has changed the size of my pores!
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I purchased the sample size Revive at the end of 2016. By the end of January 2017, I was a Sabbatical Beauty convert for life. This set completely changed both my face and my attitude about skincare. Morning and night, I would use the products according to the sample routine card that came with the set, starting with the Beauty Water (just a tiny tingle!). With repeated usage, I became much more aware of how my skin responded to each product - in my case, that meant dropping the Winter is Coming from my face routine (and instead, using it on my hair to tame frizz). Of all the products in the set, the APH and Marine serums are my favorites, indeed, they're some of my favorites out of everything I've tried from Sabbatical Beauty. APH refreshes, and Marine calms the redness that used to be a problem for my sensitive skin. If you're curious about the SB routine, this kit is perfect to get started.
I have extremely sensitive skin, get super-dry patches in winter, am prone to breakouts (hormonal and stress-related) and live in a desert. This makes finding a moisturizer challenging. Enter Calm cream, which I started using in January of this year. It's thick and creamy, but my winter-dry sky just drinks it up. For the long winter here, Calm cream is my go-to moisturizer; I use it as the final step before sunscreen in my morning routine, and at night, I'll put a thicker layer of it on to use as a sleeping pack.
The rest of the year, I find it's more than I need for my daily moisturizer, so I rotate it with my other SB sleeping packs, and I also use it on my feet. Calm cream is a wonderful overnight treatment for flip-flop feet!
This is a product I'll be ordering again, for me and for my daughter who tends to love vegan products. With either double cleansing or by itself, I love the gentle effective cleansing and the cool, refreshing feel. Moreover, even though I loved the way that the Aloe & Oat Cleanser worked, I never loved the bland scent. For me, just smelling this a treat!
When Janah's Strawberry Serum first arrived, I loved the scent, but just sort of left it on the shelf. Now that I'm thick in the hellish heat of summer, I appreciate it so much! It absorbs quickly, with no stickiness. The scent is refreshing & cooling somehow — when I use it after the cucumber mint foaming cleanser, my skin and senses feel alive and happy. It also leaves my skin ready for any other serum or cream I feel like using; it's the perfect summer first layer. I'm so glad I have the subscription box, because I might have missed this otherwise.
Don't let the 'oil' in its name scare you. I live in a humid tropical climate and am prone to acne, and DGO has done nothing but good for my skin. I love everything about it; it smells like a very expensive rose perfume, it absorbs very quickly into the skin and doesn't leave you feeling heavy and oily, and it makes me look all glowy the morning after. On my lazy days, I just cleanse, tone, and slather on this amazing product.
This is a lovely product for the sensitive skin around your eyes. It's nourishing moisturizing, soothing, and has helped diminish the fine lines around my eyes. Now that the skin is healthier, I've noticed I use less makeup around my eyes (specifically concealer) and it applies better. No matter what routine I'm using this will always be part of it, morning and night.
While it's not one of the listed benefits, I've noticed my eyebrows and lashes have grown more, too. I finally have enough eyebrows that I can actually shape them instead of just filling them in with makeup.
I have normal /combination skin so some moisturizers are too thick for my skin. This cream is perfection. I can only echo the postitive comments others have already mentioned. It gives good coverage, isn't too thick, absorbs well leaving my skin feeling velvety. I can (& do) use this in all types of weather- including high temps and humidity. The scent is delightful, the results are amazing. This has become a core part of my routine.
Foaming Rose Cleanser is a staple in my routine! If you need help keeping your skin clear, perhaps from minor or micro acne, this product is a must. The rose cleanser not only smells fantastic, it has truly helped my skin stay clear and bright.
Absolutely worth it's price! It helps keep my skin clear, it's a joy to use, and it lasts such a long time! Highly recommend
I use this product both as a mask as well as an overnight spot treatment.
When I have breakouts, this product helps minimize the scope as well as the recovery time. It's also been helpful with some blemishes that I thought were permanent-- they've minimized in appearance and inflammation over time.
This product is one I always have to have in stock: it's wonderful for prevention as well as a remedy.
This was one of the first SB products that I've tried and it's remained a staple. Beauty water is perfect as a toner &/or Micellar water. It's cleaning, calming, toning, is great for prepping your skin for serums and /or oils or makeup. It's helped with irritation and discoloration, especially around my eyes. This is one product I always have to have in stock!
My once a month without fail hormonal acne scars fade quickly and the scent of the rose balm is excellent. My skin is rather clear and the pimples I do get are 1 or 2 that come and go. It may be from this set or may be from the general sense of calm I feel knowing that I'm taking care of myself and using products that nourish my skin instead of trying to shred acne away.
I love moisturizing, cleansing oils almost as much as I love leave-on masks. The combination is perfect! My skin feels clean and soft after this mask. There is a barely-there scent - I can't tell what is is, but it is warm and well-rounded and natural. Picture is me wearing my Nourish Mask to rejuvenate after coming home from work :)
My skin has been super cranky lately but it loves this serum! It's helped even the tone and added an extra glow. I also don't mind the scent; it reminds me of my nana's spanicopita!
So, I officially have an SB problem. Thank goodness for all the promos they offer to help afford my SB addiction. I have been a skin care junkie since for many, many years now and these products just work. Even though I love the double cleanse method I do hate the cleansing balm. I have already bought the full size asian powerhouse serum and will buy the full size camel milk cream and mask. I'm on the fence with the marine, but this stuff seriously makes you beautiful. I have had hormonal acne since I was 20. Seven years later I think I have finally found my holy grail. I'm including a photo of me. Just woke up flawless. By the way, I have already placed 3 more orders that I am anxiously awaiting.
I had an accident with my cat one day where he got scared while I was holding him and he ended up biting through my top and bottom lips. I had to have 17 stitches and I honestly thought my face would never look the same again. The doctors told me I'd probably have red scars above and below my mouth forever. I had just joined SB a week or so before the accident and my friends there suggested I try R&H on the area because the honey in it was healing. I did and the results were seriously staggering. People I worked with were shocked at how fast the area healed up. My doctors were amazed. I now have almost no visible scarring and one would have to look very close to know anything ever even happened to me. I'm forever thankful to SB for saving my face and R&H cream has a permanent place on my shelf.
I love these Sheet Masks. They're perfect for boosting your moisturisers power and wonderful with the wash off masks too. I love anything with Rose scent and especially like using these Sheet Masks with the delicious Camellia Rose wash off mask ~ Heaven