You have asked the questions so we have answered them!
What order do you use the Skincare products?
We would advise to begin your skincare with our detoxing Green Tea & Vitamin E Cleansing Balm, this will help to breakdown dirt, oils & makeup ready for a clean slate when applying your skincare products. Next, lightly press our purifying Retinol & Witch Hazel Face Toner into porous areas to help minimise pores, smooth texture and reduce inflammation. Follow with our super hydrating Retinol & Hyaluronic Acid Face Serum to help promote skin cell regeneration whilst plumping and firming fine lines & wrinkles. Our Avocado & Vitamin E Eye Cream helps to tighten the delicate area under the eye and restore restore moisture which leads to dark circles. Finally, finish with our anti-wrinkle Retinol & Niacinamide Day Cream to help moisturise, brighten & allow long lasting hydration all day long without the greasy residue.
Do you have to use all 5 Skincare products everyday?
As all skin is different, you can tailor your skincare to the preferences of your skin, you may want to use all 5 daily or apply & swap in interval days. However we would always advise to apply a cleansing balm, a moisturiser & an eye cream daily to prevent ageing process and retain hydration.
Is it suitable for Dry Skin?
Yes! With super-hydrating ingredients such a Hyaluronic Acid & Vitamin E. The Hyaluronic Acid acts as a moisture magnet to lock in water retention and restore skins natural elasticity. In addition, Vitamin E is a natural moisturiser that helps to repair skin damage caused by skin dehydration. Our Green Tea & Vitamin A Cleansing balm is ultra nourishing against regular cleansers to help feed you skin with moisturising nutrients for a healthy hydrated glow.
Is it suitable for Oily Skin?
Absolutely! Our skincare boasts powerful absorbing ingredients such as Niacinamide & Retinol to help regulate oil control without stripping the skins natural oil barrier and drying it out. All our products are lightweight and quick absorbing for a non - greasy yet hydrating daily application.
Is it good for Acne Prone Skin?
We have had great feedback from customers with acne-prone skin. With repairing ingredients such as Niacinamide to help repair the lip barrier, minimise the appearance of pores and regulates oil control which can lead to breakouts. Along with our skin calming Witch Hazel, helping to reduce irritation & inflammation & fighting inflamed acne. Whilst Retinol repairs damaged skin and naturally exfoliates for a smoother/ clearer complexion.
What is Retinol Used For?
- Reduces hyperpigmentation
- Smoothes uneven skin tone
- Brightens dull skin
- Exfoliates Skin
- Regulates oil Control
What is Hyaluronic Acid Used For?
- Moisture Magnet
- Provides weightless moisture
- Smoothes fine lines and wrinkles
- Reduces fine lines & wrinkles
- Improves skins elasticity
- Aids skin cell regeneration
What is Niacinamide Used For?
- Minimises Pores
- Regulates Sebum production (which leads to blackheads)
- Repairs skins barrier
- Locks in moisture
- Regulates oil control
What is Vitamin E Used For?
- Natural Moisturiser
- Prevents UV damage
- Prevents radical damage
- Soothes inflammation
- Aids scar/ wound healing
What is Witch Hazel Used for?
- Tightens pores
- Reduces excess oil and acne
- Calms skin irritation
Why is it important to layer your skincare?
Each product is specially developed to target different parts of the skin. The Cleanser is an anti-inflammatory balm that clears dirt & unclogs pores. The Toner helps to reduce pores & target blemishes. The Serum contains Retinol and Hyaluronic Acid which helps to reduce fine lines and wrinkles & brighten complexion - As this is a serum it quickly absorbs. The Day Cream is a lightweight whipped gel-like formula that hydrates without leaving any residue and finally, the eye cream is a lightweight cream that reduces inflammation around the eyes as it is a delicate area, and tightens any fine lines and wrinkles around where the skin is the thinnest.
Coconut & Argan Oil Hair Mask / Mango & Passion Fruit Hair Mask
Can the hair mask be used on curly hair ?
Yes, the hair mask can be used on straight, curly, frizzy, wavy, permed & afro hair.
How do you use the hair mask?
Wash & shampoo hair as normal, towel dry your hair, then apply the hair mask, leave on for 10-15 minutes, then rinse out with water.
How often should you use the hair mask?
We advise using the hair mask at least once a week for the best results depending on the length and condition of hair.
How many uses are there in one hair mask?
There are on average 6-8 uses in each hair mask tube depending on condition, hair length & thickness.
How much is the hair mask?
The hair mask is retailed at £15, but it is currently on sale for £9, we often have a promotion running for a bundle of two hair masks!
Can I leave the hair mask in overnight?
We advise leaving the mask in for approx. 10-15 mins.
Can I use the hair mask on coloured hair?
Yes, the hair mask can be used on coloured and dyed hair. We recommend delaying the use of the hair mask newly coloured hair for the dye to settle.
Can I use the hair mask on bleached hair?
Yes, the hair mask is perfect for bleached hair as it is usually damaged and dry.
Can I use the hair mask on my extensions?
Yes you can, we have had lots of positive feedback from people using the mask on extensions.
How do I get the best results from the hair mask?
Apply to freshly towel dried, shampooed & conditioned hair, then apply the hair mask, leave for 10-15 minutes then rinse out.
Are your reviews on real people?
Yes, real customers review our products, we also have many positive comments under our advertisements.
Will I lose the hair mask results when I wash my hair again?
The hair mask is a deep conditioning treatment which improves damaged hair over time, regular use will keep the results for longer.
Can I use the hair mask on my thin fine hair?
Yes the hair mask is suitable for all hair types.
Can I use the hair mask on grey hair?
Yes, the hair mask can be used on grey hair.
Can I use the hair mask on short hair?
Yes the hair mask will work the same on short hair as it will on long hair.
I have a sensitive scalp, can I use the hair mask?
We advise to avoid applying the hair mask to the scalp if it is sensitive & only apply to the lengths of the hair - always do a patch test.
I have greasy hair is the hair mask suitable for me?
Yes, the hair mask can be applied to greasy hair, but we advise to just apply to the lengths and ends if you are prone to greasy hair.
Do you have any before & after pictures?
Yes, we have a reviews page on site.
Shampoo & Conditioner
How Often can I use them?
Our shampoo & conditioner can be used every hair wash day, whether that is daily or 1-2 times a week.
Heat Defence Spray
When do I use the heat defence spray?
A heat defence spray should be used before any type of heat styling, from blow-drying, straightening or curling. It protects up to 220° and even contains UV filters to help protect against sun damage. Apply 15 centimeters away from the head and make sure hair is dry when applying styling irons.
What is the Hair Serum used for?
Infused with subtle blends of Coconut Oil & Argan Oil, The expertly formulated Hair Serum works to seal in moisture to smooth, tame & protect against humidity & frizz. - Apply a small amount to damp hair.
Hair Repair Cream
What is the Hair Repair Cream for?
Repair & restore dry, damaged ends with the Hair Repair Cream. Rich in Castor Oil, Argan Oil and vitamins B3 and B5. The creamy formula moisturises and bonds together split ends that can be caused as a result of over-styling & heat exposure. Can be used on both dry & wet hair.
Do I need to rinse out the Hair Repair Cream?
Not at all, it is a non-greasy leave in conditioning treatment.
Flexy Paddle Brush
How is the Flexy Paddle brush any different to other paddle brushes?
The Flexy Paddle Brush contours to the scalp whilst delicately massaging & stimulating the hair follicles and reviving blood circulation for a more pleasant brushing experience. With soft pin bristles & a loop designed back, the lightweight hairbrush gently detangles the hair without pulling or brushing out natural kinks or curls, preventing frizz & painful hair loss.
Our sensory friendly hair brush is Ideal for all hair types, dry or wet.
Grapeseed Oil & Olive Oil Makeup Remover
How do I use the make up Remover?
Apply to dry skin & gently massage onto the face in a circular motion. Add water to emulsify into a milky cleanser: continue to massage makeup remover into the skin and rinse clean with water. Natural Mud Bubble Mask.
Why should I use a makeup remover instead of Makeup wipes?
1 makeup wipe can take up to 100 years to break down and therefore contribute to landfill pollution. By switching to our Makeup Remover & Reusable Eco Pad, you are saving the disposale of up to 700 makeup wipes a year!
In addition, makeup wipes contain alcohols and toxic chemicals that can dry out your skin and strip it of natural oils.
How often should I use the Bubble Mask?
We advise to use the bubble mask once a week depending on your skin type.
How many uses are there in the Bubble Mask tube?
There are 6-8 uses on average in one tube of bubble mask.
Fake Tan Remover
Does the Fake Tan remover really work?
Yes, all traces of fake tan are exfoliated away with a soft foam, leaving you with a blank canvas to start again. Watch the video here.
Will the Fake Tan remover hurt my skin?
No it will not harm your skin, all ingredients are gentle on the skin, there are no harsh chemicals.
Does the Fake Tan remover smell of chemicals?
No, it has a very subtle Aloe Vera scent. It does not smell of chemicals.
Ethical Trading Standards
Are your products cruelty free?
Yes all of the products on the Give Me Cosmetics website are animal-cruelty free. Check out our blog.
How much is delivery?
UK Standard delivery is £3.99, international shipping varies depending on country.
How long does delivery take?
UK standard delivery takes 1-3 working days, international shipping takes between 7-10 days depending on the country. Please allow 7-10 working days to dispatch in busy periods.
Where is Give Me Cosmetics based?
Give Me Cosmetics are based in Liverpool, UK
Are Give Me Cosmetics Vegan?
We cannot claim that 100% of our products are Vegan Friendly - (The Ultimate Face Fix Sheet Mask & heat defence spray contains collagen which derives from Gelatine).
If your products are made in China does that mean you test on animals?
No, as we do not sell in China there is no legal requirement for the products to be tested on animals. Read our blog.
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