Women’s Health Names Beauty Without Borders Products

by Bionic Beauty on 25.Apr.2008 · 1 comment

The April issue of Women’s Health reveals 15 of the best international beauty picks that can now be found/ordered in the US! For the international Bionic Beauty readers, let us know if you’ve tried any of these products.

AUSTRALIA
Invisible Zinc face and body sunscreen ($26 for 5.3 oz, adorebeauty.com.au)

  • The world’s highest skin cancer rates are found down under; this sunscreen fights the killer sun and deflects UV rays.
  • Packed with ultra-fine particles of zinc inside a likely, light-weight lotion.

FRANCE
Embryolisse Lait-Crème Concentre ($25 for 2.6 oz, temtu.com)

  • One of the secrets to French women’s flawless skin.
  • Plant extract preserves skin’s ideal pH, giving your complexion that certain jen ne sais quoi.

ENGLAND
Philip Kingsley Weatherproof Styling Froth ($20 for 5 oz, philipkingsley.com)

  • The foam conditions, holds and deflects moisture, and fends off frizz.
  • Fights flyaways, even in soggy London

SWEDEN
Sachajuan Hair Repair ($28 for 8.45 oz, ronrobinsoninc.com)

  • Contains algae and proteins to protect and restore silky locks
  • Sweden is known for those stunning blonde bombshells – now we know their secret!

KOREA
The Face Shop Mung Bean Cleansing Foam ($8 for 6.7 oz, 408-248-3223)

  • Exfoliates and dries oil – and Korean researchers say the legume may reduce irritation

Mung Bean Cleansing Foam by The Face Shop
ICELAND
Moa: The Green Balm ($38 for 1.69 oz, luckyscent.com)

  • When you live on an island near the Arctic Circle, you better know how to revive your skin
  • Packed with native herbs like yarrow, combined with Icelandic water to soothe scaly skin, dry cuticles, cuts, rashes and even frizzy hair

JAPAN
Dr. Ci: Labo Basic Black Blemish Control Gel ($36 for 1.75 oz, cilabousa.com)
Chidoriya Oil Blotting Face Paper ($7 for 30 sheets, chidoriyaworld.com)

  • Asian women swear by this shine-fighting tag team
  • The gel clears skin with gentle botanical extracts
  • The face paper sops up grease without smudging makeup

Basic Black Blemish Control Gel
ITALY
Karite Butter Cleo Body Cream ($8 for 8.5 oz, drugstore.com)

  • Treat your skin to this whipped-yogurt and shea butter moisturizer smells like dessert and makes your skin more irresistible than gelato

SOUTH AFRICA
Wisdom of Africa Kalahari Melon Body Polish ($43 for 6.7 oz, 978-443-7006)

  • With mountains, desert, and ocean in their geography, South Africans face a triple threat when it comes to the elements
  • This South African treasure taps the antioxidants in the native fruit’s seeds to moisturize and repair sun-damaged skin

NEW ZEALAND
Antipodes Kiwi Seed Oil Eye Cream ($35 for 1 oz, antipodesnature.com)

  • Stimulates collagen production so you look as fresh as this cream smells

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1 Jen April 28, 2008 at 9:07 am

This products sound so cool! I would love to try some of these. Very fun post Jami.

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