I wanted to give the glowing serum it’s own review, as I feel it deserves it.
Although I did not recommend that you purchase the entire kit, there are different products from it that I do like, and the serum is one of them.
After you cleanse your face and apply your preferred moisturizer, you then apply the glowing serum (be sure the moisturizer is completely dry).
Once the serum is dry, you can then apply your make-up (if you wear it). I noticed an immediate difference in the look of my skin after applying the Meaningful Beauty Glowing Serum. It’s hard to explain, but it does give your face a “glow”.
I wear Bare Minerals make-up, and I love the Mineral Veil Powder. I began wearing it long before trying the Meaningful Beauty product line. Although I use the glowing serum, I still love the look of the Mineral Veil, so I apply it after I am completely done with my make-up, and it complements the glowing serum perfect. I will continue to use both products for a flawless look.
If you want to try out the entire Meaningful Beauty product line, obviously the choice is yours, but I hardly ever use the same product brand for all of my face care needs. I find something from one brand that I like, and I stick with it.
For this reason, I am a huge Amazon lover. I purchase almost all of my beauty products there. Unfortunately, at the time of this post, the Glowing Serum is not available to purchase on Amazon.
You can however purchase the Mineral Veil. Be careful that you don’t accidentally purchase the illuminating mineral veil unless you really want a shine!
If you are expecting a review of Meaningful Beauty Lifting Eye Cream, you are going to get just that, but please read through the entire post as it may not be what you are expecting.
About a month ago, I began using the entire Meaningful Beauty system (you can read the full review here). Included in my 7 Piece Kit was the Lifting Eye Cream which I was very excited about. I had been seeing the infomercials on television for over a year, and I finally jumped in and purchased.
I am beginning to get fine lines around my eyes that are more pronounced when I smile, and it really makes me self conscious, so needless to say, I was really hoping to reduce the appearance of these unsightly visitors.
I applied the eye cream religiously twice a day for nearly a month. Now, I am a realist, so I did not expect to look like I was 20 again, but I did expect some sign that the product was working.
Unfortunately, I did not take before and after photos, but I can say without a doubt that this product has done nothing to reduce the look of the “wrinkles” around my eyes. I plan to continue using the product on one eye, and have purchased a new eye cream that I am using on the other. I want to see if it will show anything different in month 2 compared to this new eye cream that I have read really great reviews about.
I am not prepared to share the new eye cream with you just yet, but stay tuned because I will be posting about it soon enough. You can sign up for my newsletter, and I will email you the minute I post a new review.
This blog is about honesty, and I always try to offer you the best advice on the beauty products that in my experience have worked, and even the ones that have not. In this case, my Meaningful Beauty Lifting Eye Cream review is one that I would not recommend you go out and purchase. I am determined to find one that works so that you can enjoy the benefits without spending too much time, money and energy to find a good product.
Until next time, stay happy, healthy and beautiful!
First, let me remind you that I am not new to trying out new face products, specifically when it comes to anti-aging creams and moisturizers. I am in my early 40’s, so keeping up with my aging skin is one of my top priorities.
Moving On to My Review
I purchased the 7 piece youth enhancing system, however, I did not use all of the products on day one. The only way to truly test something on it’s own is to space out how and when you use each step.
I began with the skin softening cleanser, pore refining toner, and Creme de Serum. My initial reaction was that my face did feel softer to the touch. I went with this routine for a few days, and I then added the Lifting eye cream.
Once I decided that my face was getting used to the products, I began using the Ultra Lifting and Filling Treatment.
Here is Where the Real Review Begins
Until I reached my mid 30’s, I suffered from mild acne breakouts. They finally subsided at that time to where I would only get a pimple or two every now and again. If I didn’t know any better, I would say that the minute the Ultra Lifting and Filling treatment touched my skin, it created a plethora of pimples on my face.
I stopped using the Ultra Lifting and Filling treatment, and added the Antioxidant Day Cream in the morning, and then used the Creme de Serum at night. It is my experience that the Antioxidant Day Cream with SPF 20 had the same affect on my skin – pimples. In all fairness, I will say that I have always had trouble wearing any type of sunscreen on my face due to acne breakouts.
Needless to say, I went back to the original routine of the cleanser, toner, and Creme de Serum (I used the Creme de Serum for both daytime and nighttime moisturizing).
What Happened After a Full Month of Using the Meaningful Beauty System?
I am now a month into using the product, and my face looks like I reverted back to my teens. I have a huge pimple on the middle of my nose, and several on each cheek. It is quite disturbing that after all of these years of trying different face creams that the most expensive product I have tried had the worst affect on my skin. I will now be using my daughter’s Proactive to clear up my face. You can click here to read why we chose Proactive over X Out.
My only hope left is the Lifting Eye Cream which has not affected my skin in any way. And I mean that literally. It had no bad affects, and also had not shown any improvement on the fine lines beginning around my eyes. My initial thought is that it is too soon to notice any difference with wrinkles, so I will continue to use the under eye cream until it is gone and will report back of I find anything worthwhile to share.
My final review of Meaningful Beauty by Cindy Crawford is that it is not worth the money or aggravation of hitting puberty all over again in my 40’s.
Lucky for me (and you), I am reviewinga new eye cream for the fine lines around my eyes, and I am going to test it one one eye while using the Meaningful Beauty Lifting Eye Cream on the other.
You will want to stay tuned for these results because I have a feeling it will be worth your time to read. You can sign up to our newsletter by entering your details at the top right of this page, and we will notify you as soon as we post new reviews and updates.
Until then, stay happy, stay beautiful, and in my opinion, stay away from Meaningful Beauty, and spend your money (and less of it) on products that actually work. To date, my favorite face cream is Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting Cream. When I find one better, you can best believe you will be the first to know.
As you know, I love to review face products. Whether it be an anti-aging cream or my favorite make-up, it is my responsibility to my readers to give you the most honest reviews possible.
Today, I am going to be talking about Meaningful Beauty by Cindy Crawford. If you haven’t seen the TV ads, you must be skipping through commercials, because the marketing company for this product is none other than Guthy-Renker, the same company that markets the Proactive product line. I have no idea what they charge for advertising, but from the looks of things, you would have to be a celebrity (no pun intended) to afford their services.
Today’s post is just an introduction to my first impression of Meaningful Beauty. I will need some time to fully review the affects from using the product (if any), however, there is one product that proved a noticeable difference on day one. We’ll get to that in a minute.
I always like to show proof of purchase whenever possible, so here is a screenshot of my purchase receipt. Unfortunately, the date is not present, but I ordered the product on March 3, 2017, and received it on March 7, 2017. Today’s date is March 10, 2017.
Shipping Cost and Speed of Meaningful Beauty
I used the Free Option being advertised on television which gives you the choice of 3 different kits. We ordered one of the 7-piece kits, and it arrived 4 days after purchase. The link is www.meaningfulbeauty.com/free if you are interested in checking it out.
The shipping was Free, which is always a plus.
I Chose the 7-Piece Youth Enhancing System
This kit includes:
Creme de Serum
Antioxidant Day Cream Broad Spectrum SPF 20
Skin Softening Cleanser
Ultra Lifting and Filling Treatment
Lifting Eye Cream – Advanced Formula
With the purchase of this kit, you are permitted 2 bonus items to make 7 pieces. For my bonus items, I chose:
Skin Softening Brush
The packaging was secure, and all items were wrapped in protective plastic. You also receive an instruction book, and a handy card explaining an “order” so-to-speak of how and when to apply the products (Day and Night Routine).
My initial review of my first order was great. However, when I logged into my profile on their website, it automatically adds you to a subscription service, which does not bother me at all. What does bother me is the cost of future shipments. I will do some research on this for future purchases if I decide I want to continue using the product, and as always, I will post my findings. I obviously cannot give a full review, as it has only been 4 days, but there was one product that stood to me from the first use.
After I used the cleanser on day one, I applied the Glowing Serum before applying my make-up. My normal procedure after cleansing is to apply my favorite foundation primer made by Bare Minerals but I decided not to, and just used the glowing serum.
If you ever wondered how the celebrities (J Lo comes to mind) get that glow along their cheeks and above their eyebrows, I now know that it is some type of glowing serum. It made my face look 10 years younger, and I am not exaggerating.
If you are a regular reader, you know that I am 42 years old, and have a passion for staying young. With that said, I am trying to keep it that way, hence all of my reviews on face products.
It is no secret that skin is very sensitive. The skin of a woman is even more sensitive, and Lancome’s Genifique Yeux is prepared to prove it. Skin, for women is the testimony of her outer beauty, to her feminine self, to her youth. The beauty of a woman lies in the beauty of her skin.
No wonder why women always want beautiful and healthy skin. But unfortunately, the skin isn’t always young and healthy. It ages, and with that, the skin loses its brightness, tautness and begins to wrinkle. Dark circles and sagging skin under the eyes, spots and spores are other undesirable effects of skin aging.
Wrinkles and dark circles are a natural aspect of aging. They are common to all, men and women. Wrinkles and sagging skin appear when the protein which binds them to the muscles is deteriorated. These proteins, namely collagen and elasticin, are responsible for the supple and taut skin during our young age. As the skin ages, the proteins die and the skin loses its tautness and sags. This is even more prominent under the eyes. As they say, the eyes of a woman speak millions. For you and for millions of women around the world, sagging skin under the eye is one of the most common skin related problem and hundreds of products have hit the market promising younger skin. But, there is always a need for a better one.
Lancôme, the international skin care company, with the wishes of millions of women in their mind, has come up with a revolutionary product to help the feminine world to have better and brighter eyes forever.
Genifique Eye Light- Pearl from Lancôme is that path breaking serum complex, which is engineered to help you achieve brighter eyes by eliminating dark circles, sagging skin and wrinkles around your eyes within weeks of its usage. The product comes with a complex, so powerful and yet so subtle on the skin that it reduces skin wrinkles and sagging skin around the eyes within weeks of application. Thanks to its engineering.
The product is a complex serum containing water, glycerin and other complex protein and vitamin compounds which replenish the skin under your eyes by energizing the inner layers of your skin. The complex mimics the protein collagen and elastin and helps you to get back the skin you had when you were in your teens. Taut, bright and supple!
The benefits of the product are multifold. With thousands of happy customers around the world expressing their gratitude towards the product, this one is sure to help you with your skin problem. Hundreds of our customers have expressed their love for the product and how it has helped them to achieve radiant and illuminating skin.
People who suffer with dark circles, patchy skin under the eyes and those with wrinkles, regardless of white or black skin, have also been very satisfied with the results after using the product for 4 weeks.
This product ensures high radiant and luminous eyes with eye bags diminished considerably. It is designed to transform contour of the eye by 360 degrees. It achieves this with the help of its innovative and hassle free pearl’ application tool. This tool can reach into places one can’t normally reach with its innovative and smart design. It is noteworthy to say that 78% of women who used the product saw considerable changes in their skin after only 4 weeks of usage.
The application tool designed by its engineers is one to talk about. Made of, what looks like a shining pearl in one end, the tool is apt to take in the right amount of serum to be enough for both the eyes.
With its unique design which lets the user to massage around the eyes, the tool not only ensure proper penetration of the serum into the skin, but also ensures that the blood circulation is increased around the eyes to ensure better application of the complex. As said above, this is one innovative and simple way to enjoy your skin care.
Beautiful and radiant skin is every woman’s right. One can’t deny that fact. Everybody admires the beauty in a woman. By using Lancôme Genifique Eye light-Pearl, every woman can achieve that luminous, radiant skin and unforgettable eyes that they always dreamed for. Eye bags, wrinkles and dark circles are a thing of the past. Look younger now, and more beautiful than you thought you could be. Here comes Lancome Genifique Yeux, arguably the best skin care product available right now in the market. Grab one now and stay beautiful.
As people continue to spend most of their time outdoors while traveling to work , dropping their kids off to the weekend classes, doing a variety of shopping and attending to professional assignments, to name a few, their skin, both facial and bodily skin, continue to get fully exposed to some of the nasty elements of the weather. Over a period of time, people tend to get a feeling that their skin has lost its luster and brightness and has become dull and jaded.
Moisturizers play a vital role in reinvigorating the skin and providing the much needed freshness and brightness that have been missing for quite some time. Particularly moisturizers that are made out of plant and seed extracts are much more beneficial than the moisturizers that come stuffed with artificial chemical substitutes. One such cream that is made out of pure and natural plant extracts is the Origins Ginzing Energy-Boosting Moisturizer.
This face product contains Ginseng and Coffee beans extract in its purest form and are suitable for different skin types including dry, oily and normal skin. It works by hydrating the dead skin cells by directly attacking the dead skin cells and adds extra energy to the skin and makes it more radiant and healthy.
The most beneficial Ginzing ingredients that really make this moisturizer highly effective in re-energizing the skin include:
This botanical extract was originally from China, and has been proven to be extremely effective in stimulating the physical and the metal activity levels in people. Additionally it provides the much needed vitality to skin and prevents the skin from aging. Ginseng has proven to be a very popular anti aging natural ingredient that doesn’t cause any side effects.
Coffee Bean Extract
As another effective source of anti-oxidants, Coffee bean in combination with Ginseng has proven to be a winning combination in enhancing skin appearance and brightness. Coffee bean also has excellent anti-aging property similar to Ginseng.
Rosemary Leaf Extract
Rosemary Leaf extract has been proven to be highly effective in toning the skin and reducing the dryness of the skin. This ingredient plays an important role in maintaining the hydration levels of the skin.
Spearmint Leaf Extract
Spearmint helps in cleansing the skin thereby getting rid of the impurities that have clogged the underlying skin layer. It also acts as an excellent deodorizer and plays an effective role in soothing the rough layers.
Jojoba is rich in vitamins and minerals that are vital to maintaining skin health such as Vitamin E, B complex, Copper, Zinc and Selenium. It provides several benefits in the form of moisturizing and cleansing the skin and reducing the stretch and scar marks that appear in facial skin. It also has excellent anti-aging properties and is ultra effective in removing make up.
With such a potent combination of natural ingredients, it provides the following benefits to facial and body skin.
Multi Fold Benefits of using Origins Ginzing Moisturizer – Give Your Face and Eyes a Zing
1. This moisturizer is extremely effective in moisturizing and adding vitality to skin of different types including wet skin. Most of the moisturizers out there in the cosmetic market place leave a greasy appearance on skin surface when applied over oily skin. But the face cream works on the oily skin in the same way as it works on normal skin. It leaves the oily skin completely recharged and looking fresh even after many hours.
2. It is also equally effective in giving an extra glow to the skin as the moisturizer completely hydrates and make the skin softer and brighter.
3. It provides an all day hydrating effect, but at the same time takes care that the skin is not over hydrated nor under hydrated.
4. Perfectly safe for people with sensitive skin as the ingredients used in this moisturizer are made from naturally available plant and seed extracts.
5. The cream sits lightly on the users skin as it is much thinner than the other moisturizers available in the market place.
6. Users need to apply only a small quantity to get that shining and bright look thus giving the opportunity to use it for a longer duration before having to replace it.
7. It provides a lasting moisturizing effect on men and women of different age groups starting with teenagers to those in the fifty plus age group. Many of the teens and twenty-something’s have reported that they didn’t feel the need to apply an extra layer of make up as the moisturizer by itself provides the needed facial lift to the skin.
8. It also has the capability to remove puffiness under the eyes. This would help to get rid of the eye puffiness after working many hours sitting in front of the tablets and laptops. For those aging, this would help in providing anti-aging benefits.
This is a must carry as part of your makeup kit for women of different age groups as it provides instant moisture and a glowing skin effect regardless of the time of day applied and the surrounding climatic conditions.