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Top Ten Organic Cleansers Eat Sleep Cleanse Repeat

June 3, 2017 in Organic & Natural Beauty

Top Ten Organic Cleansers Eat Sleep Cleanse Repeat

Do you yearn for goddess glowing skin? I am sure you do. Then this top ten guide to the very organic cleansers is just for you. One of the most important steps you can take to ensure you have radiant, spot-free, lustrous skin worthy of a modern Helen of Tory is to start by making sure you really, really clean your face properly and use the right organic skincare ritual. Vicky Ellis, my stellar makeup artist guru tells me that it is surprising how many of us fail to keep our skin super clean, leading to spots and a dull, irritated complexion.

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She says, “ A good skincare regime should begin with choosing a high quality organic cleanser that is right for the job, suits your skin type and will not cause irritation. Then, and this is the crucial part, don’t skimp on the amount of time you take to do the job! With all the gorgeous natural cleansers in our top ten guide; do pick one you love, and then turn cleansing time into a sensual, Cleopatra-worthy ritual and luxuriate! Inhale the sweet smell of organic honey or calming essential oils and uplift your mood as you wash away the cares of the day, to reveal a clear, translucent new you – it will be like taking your skin on holiday to the Isle of Capri!
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 Vicky suggests that if you have makeup to remove, use a creamy cleanser, and if necessary, use it twice to thoroughly remove all traces of makeup. If you are more prone to dry, parched skin, we recommend using a lovely organic balm based cleanser to clean, polish and deeply hydrate the facial area in one clever, multi-tasking action. Oh, and if you are using an organic muslin cloth to remove the balm or cleanser, don’t forget to wash them on a hot wash regularly to keep them super clean and free of bacteria. The exciting news is that there are so many luscious, marvellous organic cleansers to be tried and experienced, and we have tested and picked the very best from exotic, mood uplifting organic face balms, jam-packed with rare plant and flower extracts – to the editor’s favourite, Neal’s Yard’s hero Rose Beauty Balm, which always gets packed for goddess beauty on the move…
Super Tip For Clean Skin – 
Finally, a rather priceless tip we find scary and brilliant at the same time! How often do you change your pillowcases? We thought so. The ideal is at least once, if not twice a week, to avoid transferring bacteria from a dirty pillowcase to your face! Don’t say we didn’t tell you.

Neals Yard Wild Rose Beauty Balm – £40.00

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This wild rose beauty balm was discovered by AJ on a trip to the Neal’s Yard flagship shop in London’s bustling Covent Garden; Lover of all things ‘rose’, AJ counts this among EH’s beloved hero beauty products. The rose balm – containing antioxidant rich rose hip oil – cleanses, moisturises and polishes all in one – and what’s more? This sweet smelling, wrinkle-exterminating balm can be used as an overnight mask! After applying and rinsing off the first layer, apply another, massage in and leave on overnight to wake up with radiant, glowing skin.

The product comes with an organic polishing muslin cloth and an informative leaflet with tips and tricks on how to best use this luxurious wonder product.

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Therapi Organic Honey Skin Care Orange Blossom Number One – £25.00

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Think of an English summer day, and wafting around a cottage garden or orchard, and this is the mood this exquisite gel-based cleanser conjured up for our delighted tester with sensitive skin. Therapi Orange Blossom No 1 Cleanser is part of a new collection of honey based organic skincare made in England, with 5% of profits going to bee conservation.  It smells sublime – like an orchard in bloom, with intensely pleasing, subtle notes that comes from a formulation that includes: yucca, organic honey, orange blossom and lavender essential oil.  We found it to be very gentle on sensitive skin and it leaves the face super clean, but not in anyway dry. We love the elegant glass bottle and would definitely give this bathroom space. We hope there is a travel size version too!

90% organic

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Zk’in calming cream cleanser – £15.95

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This cleaner does exactly what is says on the tin – well, handy tube in this case. Incredibly calming and sublimely creamy, Zk’in calming cleanser is scented like a freshly bathed baby’s skin.

It’s compact, tube packaging makes it ideal for the Emerald Princess who loves to travel.

 Certified Organic and Dermatologically Tested and Approved

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Inlight organic face cleanser – £35.00


This exquisitely pure, organic cleansing balm is an EH must-have product. 100 percent organic ingredients make for a 100 percent pleasurable, sensual experience. A tiny pea sized amount is enough to thoroughly nourish your skin, therefore at £35, the balm is extremely economical and will take pride of place in your bathroom cabinet for a very long while!


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Certified Organic


Douvalls Argon Oil Cleanser – £28.00

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Douvalls Argon Oil cleanser is a skincare product with a difference – unlike conventional cleansers this nourishing skin purifier comes in the form of a rich and luxurious oil – this only adds to its opulence and luxuriant nature.

To use, mix a small amount of the golden oil with water and witness an alchemy miracle, as it turns into lavish foam on your face. The beauty of Douvalls Argon Oil cleanser is that it gets your skin fresh and utterly clean but doesn’t dry it out – thank you argon oil! AJ swears by it when she’s been wearing makeup and wishes to remove every last trace.

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Certified Organic


Antipodes Grapeseed and Butter Cleanser – £24.95

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This wonderfully scented cleansing balm calls out to be inhaled and relished before each cleansing and polishing use.

The luscious cleanser will leave your complexion feeling divinely fresh and deeply cleansed. Designed to soften and moisturise, this enchanting cleanser combines nourishing cacao butter with soothing oils and quintessential Vinanza Grape antioxidant from New Zealand’s sauvignon blanc grape seeds – precious ingredients found in its native new Zealand. It helps repair free radical damage and is scientifically shown to have amongst the world’s highest levels of antioxidants from grapeseeds. The Lavender and blue chamomile elements soothe sensitive skin.

AJ loves how the little pot brightens up her bathroom – the packaging is truly exquisite.

 Certified Organic

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Madara Purifying Foam , £17.00

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The rich, soft foam with Northern Yarrow extract deeply and gently purifies the skin. Removing make-up and regulating oily zones whilst soothing dry area, skin feels lusciously refreshed and soft after every use.

Apply AM and PM, gently massaging into skin and then simply rinse off with warm water.

And if that’s not enough to persuade you, this foamy cleansing miracle is vegan, nut free, gluten free, natural and organic. A true wonder-product!


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Barefoot Face and Body Wash, £20.00

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This face wash is what AJ lovingly describes as first aid for damaged, sensitive skin. If you’re prone to dermatitis, eczema or psoriasis then this skin miracle – originally formulated by two top homeopaths – is the only cleanser you should allow to grace your skin!

It offers a complex blend of premium botanical extracts, nourishing natural moisturisers and conditioning pure essential oils which beautifully cleanse to leave your skin feeling soft and rehydrated.

The creamy cleanser also contains highly advanced natural therapeutic ingredients;

Evening primrose and jojoba oils condition and soften dry skin. Panthenol (Vitabin B5) and allantoin maintain the skin’s moisture level. Stellaria (chickweed) and burdock botanical extracts soothe the skin’s surface. Pure essential oils of geranium and lemon tea tree create an enlivening aroma.

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Neal’s Yard honey and orange scrub – £18.00

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This fruity cleanser gently exfoliates and cleanses all skin types.

The rice powder and kaolin ingredients remove impurities while the honey and orange flower oil tones and balances for softer, smoother skin – this is one hard working product!

The simple massage on and rinse off formula is easy to use and leaves skin thoroughly clean, oil free and exfoliated – dead skin cells are no more!

Oh and it smells good enough to eat – you might even be tempted to sneak a taste…

Certified Organic

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Green People Foaming Face Wash – £10.95

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This natural anti-blemish face wash is suitable for all skin types and the perfect, organic cleanser for every day use. Pump a pea-sized amount into the palm of your hand and mix with a little water until a thick, luxuriant lather is produced.

Gently cleansing skin without any drying effect, Green People’s balancing cleanser helps to prevent and reduce blemishes whilst soothing and toning skin for a fresh, beautiful finish.

Containing organic green tea, clary sage, witch hazel, bergamot and rose geranium, this cleanser also smells heavenly and is a steal at just £10.95.

Certified Organic

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Alison Jane Reid

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One response to “Top Ten Organic Cleansers Eat Sleep Cleanse Repeat”

  1. Antipodes says:

    Great blog post Alison Jane! We’re delighted to hear you’re loving the skin feel, fragrance and packaging of our Grapeseed Butter Cleanser. Feedback like this makes our day. #lovenaturalskincare #lovegrapeseedbuttercleanser #antipodesnz

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