Friday, 29 July 2016

Astral Cream Review

original astral cream review
 Astral cream has been around for longer then I can remember and has been a favourite skincare product of my mums and nana for years, so I thought the time came for me to try this cream for myself to see what all the fuss was about. I ended up treating buying this half price in super drug last month so I could test it properly to see if it worked for me.

Astral is an all intense moisturiser to take care of the skin that they haven't needed to change the formula since they first brought the product out which is over 50 years ago. This cream is also mulit-use so can be used on the hands, skin and the face.

I bought the largest tub available which is the 500ml because I like to save the pennies and of course it would last me a lot longer too because me and my husband both use skincare products together, its like a mini pamper session every morning and last thing at night.
Astral Cream Review
First things first this cream is so thick and to quite honest it may look a little daunting but once you get it on your skin  its actually quite soothing and quite nice and relaxing to apply to the skin. I used a walnut sized amount on my skin and neck, a dollop on my hands and body. The cream is very soft and silky and rubs into my skin easily without any mess and didn't leave my skin feeling greasy afterwards. The scent of the cream is a little bit over the top but that hasn't put me off the cream at all because it works well on my skin. I have sensitive skin and this cream didn't make my skin sore it was just soothing. 

Facts about Astral
  • Cruelty free
  • comes in 3 different sizes: 50ml, 100ml and 500ml
  • Halal 
  • Has aloe vera ideal for sensitive skin 
  • Its an all over cream so can be used anywhere like face, feet and elbows
  • Affordable with prices starting at a bargain price of £1.29!!
  • Information on where to buy on their website here 

Have you tried Astral Face and body moisturiser before?

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  1. Samantha Rickelton30 July 2016 at 11:46

    I've never heard of this but WOW what a bargain! It sounds like it's no frills but absolutely does the job x

  2. I have very dry skin so moisturizer is a must for me, I have to check Astral cream out, thanks! :D

  3. Rhian Westbury30 July 2016 at 20:12

    It's great that it is cruelty free, I always use intense moisturiser as my skin can be quite dry x

  4. Sarah || Moon + Forest30 July 2016 at 21:25

    My mum swears by Astral so I always use it when I'm staying over at hers. I didn't realise it was cruelty free too so even better!

  5. Cattitude & Co.31 July 2016 at 16:20

    This sounds like a great product, love the size of it too!

  6. Stella Olojola1 August 2016 at 00:15

    I like the fact that it is cruelty free and contains Aloe Vera.

  7. I've heard of this cream! I thought from the scent that it wouldn't be good sensitive skin but you've persuaded me to give it a try.

  8. Hannah Heartss1 August 2016 at 14:05

    I love this stuff - I can't get enough of it! x

  9. I've been meaning to try this for ages then forgot so thanks so much for the reminder, it sounds great ;-)

  10. Le Coin de Mel2 August 2016 at 21:27

    I've never heard of this cream but it sounds like a great buy. Might give it a go.

  11. I have one of these creams on my beauty cabinet, but haven't used it in ages. Thanks for reminding me :)

  12. Good to know the product doesn't leave a sticky residue despite it being thick in consistency!
    Will definitely check this out as it may just be the perfect moisturizer for my dry sensitive skin as well! Thanks love.