Saturday, 10 January 2015

Review: Estee Lauder Daywear Advanced Multi-Protection Anti-Oxidant Creme SPF15

Hi everyone! How are you? Today I have a review for Estee Lauder's Daywear Advanced Multi-Protection Anti-Oxidant Creme - such a long product name! ;w; I was given a deluxe sample by a friend and I've just ran out of it and moved onto another cream, so it's the best time to make a review!

productinfo 
Brand: Estee Lauder
Name: Daywear Advanced Multi Protection Antioxidant Creme SPF15
Price: £40

The product description promises that this cream has their most effective anti-oxidant power ever, defends against and diminishes the appearances of premature aging, helps safeguard skin with broad-spectrum sunscreen and UVA defense, reduces the appearance of the first signs of aging like dullness and fine, dry lines and makes skin feel smoother and look fresher instantly.
packaging
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I got a deluxe sample of the cream. The cream comes in a heavy plastic jar with a plastic lid. It feels weighty and luxurious, as I'd expect from a premium brand. Since I've used it over a few weeks, maybe a month or more, the words on the packaging haven't rubbed off and the quality hasn't diminished in the slightest. I hate when packaging rubs off, it's a sign of cheap packaging and hinders you when you're trying to buy it again or find information about it.
application
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The cream feels cool and refreshing when applied. It's very easily spread, easily absorbed and doesn't feel sticky or greasy at any point. It's quite a light cream and is good for dry combination skin types. I used it as a day cream and the hydrating properties were sufficient for me but I need something heavier at night time. I can imagine that if there's a night version of this cream, it's slightly heavier feeling.
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The cream partially spread. It kind of looks like a clay mask to me here, but rest assured it's a cream and easily absorbs!
colour
The colour is a verrrry light green; maybe the colour is to brighten the skin's appearance? Green cancels out any redness in skin but I can't say I saw a massive difference or felt my skin looked fresher or more even. I only wonder because the product descriptions says 'looks fresher instantly'. However, if the product or colour does make the skin look fresher, I'm 99% sure it's a temporary benefit and does not stay long, especially if it's due to the colour of the product.
scent
The cream has a very light, refreshing scent to it. It kind of smells like watery vegetables/fruit, like cucumbers, celery and lettuce. It does smell refreshing and nice but it doesn't really contribute to the 'experience' for me and if you're not a fan of perfumed lotions, keep this in mind.
mythoughts
Like I mentioned before, this cream gives me sufficient hydration in the morning but I need something heavier at night time. It doesn't hinder my make-up application and feels quite smooth. I can't say I've noticed much improvement in my skin, more like it just maintains it. I wouldn't purchase this full sized as I think a cheaper cream, probably from my favourite Korean cosmetics brands, would do the job equally or even better. 4 out of 5 stars for me!

2 comments:

  1. You did a very detailed review, which is really nice. The packaging of this product is attractive!

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