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Review: HEMPSON Skincare

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It’s been a loooong time since my last review. Meanwhile, I’ve tried so many different products but not every skincare line makes me want to write a review.

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HEMPSON Cosmetics (HERE) is a new Estonian brand creating organic skin- and hair care products using cannabidiol extracted from the blossoms and leaves of organically grown industrial hemp. The scent of these products reminds me of a strong herb tea.

Disclaimer: there is absolutely no risk of psychoactive reaction from using these products.

Also, I’m happy to say that all of these products are vegan and have never been tested on animals!


So, I’ve been using them for about 2 months now and I think it’s decent amount of time to realize how they actually work. I’m not gonna lie – some of them didn’t really work for me but then again some of them were the only products that helped my skin through those days when it was -15 outside.

To make this review more interesting – I asked my mom to try them out aswell. Because of the age difference and totally opposite skin/hair types, I think it will be more informative that way.

Me: combination skin with surface dryness. Long & quite thick hair. Age 25+

My mom: very-very dry & sensitive skin. Short & thin hair. Age 45+

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HEMPSON Anti-Aging Serum (HERE) – They say that face serums are lightweight moisturizers that penetrate deeper to deliver active ingredients into your skin. To be honest, I rarely feel/see the difference when I use serums, so I don’t know if it is the most important step… I guess if you want to go that extra mile for your skin then ofcourse. This particular one has hyaluronic acid as one of the ingredients – so I believe that it has to have some good benefits that are just not visible instantly!

HEMPSON Face Cream for dry skin (HERE) – My favorite product from this brand! I didn’t have high expectations for this one but it turned out to be amazing! It has very thick and buttery consistency. When applied, it absorbs quickly to the skin and creates the smoothest canvas. I think it also works great as a moisturizing + pore filling primer. I think it’s because glycerin is one of the ingredients. My mom was also obsessed with it! Her eyes are very sensitive and there are only a few moisturizers that she can use close to her eye area. This was one of them! It didn’t make her eyes water and in general moisturized her dry skin very well! 10/10

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HEMPSON Anti-Aging Eye Cream (HERE) – It’s their bestseller! Very soothing, calming and moisturizing. It felt very good under my eyes which can also be a bit sensitive to some of the eye creams. Before applying concealer under the eyes, it is so important to use eye cream first. Trust me, your concealer looks so much better on moisturized skin! This one also has hyaluronic acid as one of the ingredients!

HEMPSON Soothing Mask (HERE) – Especially it helped my skin during the cold weeks. I had dry patches, texture and overall my skin was flaky. It was impossible to apply foundation or concealer. So, I exfoliated my face, used this mask, serum, face cream, eye cream and let it all sink in for about 30 min. All this made my skin look healthy & hydrated!

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HEMPSON Body Cream (HERE) – It says on the bottle that it’s nourishing and it doesn’t lie at all. Thick and hydrating consistency, very similar to the face cream. After applying, it soaks in quickly and doesn’t leave your skin greasy. Definitely worth buying!

HEMPSON Shampoo (HERE) & Conditioner (HERE) – These two just didn’t work for me at all. I tried them several times. I did like the gel-like consistency of the shampoo and the minty scent. It’s just that my colour-treated and extra dry hair needs more. However, for my mom they worked well! She said that after washing, her hair wasn’t tangled at all like it usually is. Also during these cold weeks her hair had been very static previously but this conditioner totally worked its magic!

I hope you guys found some useful information & I’ll talk to you soon!

Maarja

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3 CELEBRITY INSPIRED LOOKS

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As you can read it from the title I decided to recreate 3 celebrity inspired outfits. Usually the focus is on creating celebrity looks with much more affordable pieces. But I decided to go in another direction and challenge myself a bit: I created 3 celebrity inspired looks incorporating pieces from Estonian brand IRIS JANVIER.

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LOOK NO.1

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First look is inspired by Kourtney Kardashian. One of the It-pieces of this winter has definitely been an aviator jacket. It is such a stylish throw on to give your look that edgy vibe.

Jacket – IRIS JANVIER
Sweater – H&M
Pants – Stradivarius
Boots – Dr.Martens

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LOOK NO.2

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The second one is inspired by the most-searched actress and future member of The British Royal Family – Meghan Markle. She has already made a name for herself as a royal style icon. As you can see she is wearing a wool camel coat which is such a classical piece and a must-have in every fashionista’s wardrobe!

Coat – IRIS JANVIER (HERE)
Collar shirt – H&M
Jeans – Levi’s
Boots – Zara
Bag – Celine
Sunglasses – Rayban

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LOOK NO.3

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This outfit is again stolen from Kourtney Kardashian. Leather (vinyl) pants have been such a big thing for the past year or so. I love pairing them with big chunky knits. Different textures definitely make the look stand out!

Leather pants – IRIS JANVIER
Jumper – Morgan
Boots – Dr.Martens
Sunglasses – H&M
Bag – Asos

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I had so much fun creating this post & I hope you enjoyed it too! Let me know in the comments which one was your favorite! I’d love to hear your thoughts!

Talk to you soon,

Marru

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SPRING READY WITH TOMMY HILFIGER

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Hopefully soon we can pack away our furs & boots and get ready to embrace the upcoming Spring! Even though it looks like mid-winter outside right now, I already started shopping for the next season!

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Here’s my first Spring look! From head to toe – Tommy Hilfiger. I wanted to create a chic yet comfy outfit that’s very versatile. I could wear this for meetings, events, lunch dates, city strolls etc. Because of the block heel, these booties are perfect for that!

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Coat (HERE)

Top/Dress (HERE)

Pants (HERE)

Boots (HERE)

Sunglasses (HERE)


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I’m obsessed with the colour scheme of this outfit – blue, white, stripes, black with a hint of gold! Perfect match!

The star of the outfit is definitely this gorgeous Tommy Hilfiger duster coat. You can wear it with pumps, sneakers, boots & sandals. It is such a good wardrobe basic!

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I really hope you got some inspiration!

Laters,

Maarja

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