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Kahina: 100% ORGANIC ARGAN OIL & BRIGHTENING SERUM [Sponsored Review]

The next products I got from Charis Naturals is from a very interesting brand, Kahina.

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For time immemorial, women across the world have performed beauty rituals based on the best ingredients nature has to offer. In Morocco, women unlocked the power of argan oil to restore and moisturize,Rhassoul clay to purify, green tea to tone and refine, and rose to calm skin. Now these potent natural ingredients have been formulated using the latest science in a complete and effective natural skincare line, bringing the beauty wisdom of the women of Morocco to you.


Kahina Giving Beauty products are sensitively produced from start to finish with an eye toward cultural and environmental sustainability.

- Ethically and sustainably sourced raw materials

- Certified natural and organic formulations that incorporate organic materials whenever possible

- Recycled and recyclable packaging

- Donations to the women who work to provide the raw materials at the heart of our products

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I was given these sample sizes to test the products out for a week and to write my thoughts on them in relation to my own skin type and condition. 


Read my reviews on them, as follows:


KAHINA 100% ORGANIC ARGAN OIL



To Use:

Apply 1-3 drops (as needed) to face morning and evening after cleansing to replenish lost moisture

• Use as a body oil
• Use it on hair to restore shine and relieve frizz
• Use on hands to treat everyday dryness
• Treat skin conditions naturally



Texture: Light and non-greasy oil

Ingredients: Argania spinosa (argan) kernel oil*
*Ingredient from Organic Farming

Benefits: Minimize fine lines, Restore elasticity, Improve skin tone, Soothe irritation, Neutralize free radicals that cause signs of aging, Protect the skin from harmful environmental agents.

Smell: Bitter dull scent.

Cost: $50 for 30ml, $118 for 100ml

Product Rating: 7/10

I was excited to try out this argan oil as I have read that it is extremely rich in Vitamin E and antioxidants! Personally, I use almond oil on my body as a moisturizer whenever I feel like my skin needs a little TLC or to sooth sunburns from my work outdoors.

I was given a sample sized kit which lasted me a week and decided to give this product a try on my face. In terms of it being an oil, it is relatively light and it really isnt greasy. However, I find that it left my skin looking shiny. With a week usage, I have to be honest and share that I didnt see any radical difference in my skin condition. The plus point is that I didnt breakout from it and I take it as a sign that despite my skin type being oily and very sensitive, it accepted this product harmoniously. I would recommend to only use this as an overnight product for your face.

On the hindsight, I should have put this product on my super long frizzy hair and maybe the difference would be more obvious. Keeping split ends at the bay is a nightmare and being in a pageant once again, my hair is worth the investment.

To purchase or find out more about this product, click here!



KAHINA BRIGHTENING SERUM


To Use:

• Morning and/or evening after cleansing, apply thin layer over entire face before moisturizing. Can be applied before optional Argan Oil or Serum.

• Hyper-pigmentation is noticeably reduced with continued use, resulting in more even skin tone after four to six weeks.

• Gentle enough for daily use.

Texture: A lightweight, almost watery serum


Ingredients: aloe barbadensis (aloe vera) leaf juice*, water/aqua/eau, argania spinosa (argan) oil*, undaria pinnatifida extract, lactobacillus ferment, glycerin*, pancratium maritimum extract, oryza sativa (rice) seed extract*, spirulina platensis (algae) extract*, butyrospermum parkii (shea) nut butter*, sodium hyaluronate, diglycerin, pinus pinaster, cetearyl glucoside, rosa damascena (rose) flower oil*, pelargonium graveolens (geranium) leaf/flower oil*, lavandula angustifolia (lavender) flower oil*, santalum spicatum (sandalwood) wood oil, tanacetum annuum flower oil*, vanillosmopsis erythropappa (bisabolol) wood oil, boswellia carterii (frankincense) resin extract, maltodextrin, mentha spicata (spearmint) leaf extract, sclerotium gum hydrogenated lecithin, p-anisic acid, rosmarinus officinalis (rosemary) leaf extract*, helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil*, xanthan gum

*Ingredient from Organic Farming. 100% of the total ingredients are from natural origin; 73.8% of the total ingredients are from Organic Farming

Benefits: Visibly reduce discoloration, hyper-pigmentation, post-acne spots and dark marks in four to six weeks; Boost radiance and even skin tone; Prevent future discoloration by inhibiting melanin production; Protect against environmental exposure; Support skin’s natural defense system; Fight free radicals that contribute to further signs of aging like fine lines and wrinkles.

Smell: Fresh, natural floral with a hint of herbs scent.

Cost: $99 for 30ml

Product Rating: 9.5/10


I love this product a lot! It gets adsorbed easily by the skin and it doesnt leave my skin feeling greasy or looking shiny. The scent is heavenly! I was given a week's worth of sample so, I can't really see any significant improvement with my skin but as with the argan oil, there wasnt any negative reaction with this product!

To purchase or find out more about this product, click here!

Ideally, and as what I did, I used the brightening serum for the day and the argan oil for night!



Note: This post is a sponsored review; not a paid advertorial, and my thoughts and opinions on it are from my personal experience. These products were being used and tested out for a week, should there be any further positive or negative reaction from them after a week's trial, I will amend accordingly to ensure 100% honesty in my review :)

4 comments:

  1. This is a really good article. Thanks for the info on argan oil.I will definitely try some more latest products of Argan oil.

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