Product: Lina Hanson Global Treasure Eye/Neck + Treatment Balm
My Rating: 5/5
How Long Have I Used the Product? A few weeks
Ancient skin care treasures from around the world have been packed into one little balm. The decedent skin care experience that Lina Hanson has created makes me look forward to using her products every day.
This balm helps minimize eye area issues such as puffiness, lines and dark circles. It nourishes the skin with moisturizing fatty acids and damage-reducing antioxidants.
About The Brand
Lina Hanson has created a line of skin care products that bring together the best ingredients the world has to offer and formulates them to be excellent for all skin types, ages and ethnicity. Every ingredient is sourced from local farmers, supporting the livelihoods of people around the world.
Lina Hanson's mission is to " challenge the way we view beauty by creating skincare products that celebrates the authentic beauty in us all."
I believe in easy to use, high-quality skincare. By drawing on beauty traditions from around the world, using only the purest ingredients, I create luxury skincare for the globally conscious. Every time you use my products, I want you to feel that no matter your age, ethnicity, color, or shape… you are beautiful.
Lina Hanson is such a sweet woman with a strong and noble mission. She sent me the Global Treasures along with the Global Face Trio to try out.
My First Impression of the Product
The first thing I noticed about the product was the color. I love all these colorful balms being created in the green beauty world (such as May Lindstrom's Blue Cocoon and Mahalo's Rare Indigo Beauty Balm). I also noticed the little gold flecks. What a luxurious addition!
Scent and Texture
The scent is light and sweet. Slightly citrusy with a hint of vanilla. The texture is smooth and creamy.
Like any balm, this product is slightly hard in the container, but melts on contact with the skin. It is effortless to apply, just a light swipe over the eye or neck area and it is done. It sinks into the skin and doesn't leave a shine.
Camellia Sinensis (Thea) Seed Oil,* Butyrospermum parkii (Shea) Butter,* Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil,* Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter,* Citrullus Lanatus (Kalahari Melon) Seed Oil,** Pearl Powder, Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Powder,* Tocopherol**** , Gold, Coffea Arabica (Coffee Bean) Oil,* Vanilla Planifolia (Vanilla) Bean Extract, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin) Oil,* Limonene***
*Organic ** Wild Harvested ***Naturally occurring in essential oils. **** Non-gmo
THea Seed Oil
Oil from the green tea plant. A brilliant moisturizer with anti-aging benefits due to its high antioxidant content.
Matcha Green Tea
Detoxifying and anti-inflammatory benefits. It stimulates and rejuvenates skin cells and helps protect your skin against free radical sun damage. It soothes sunburns and puffy eyes while battling against dark circles
Ancient Chinese beauty secret known to regenerate collagen, accelerating new skin growth, increasing elasticity and repairing scars and sun-damaged skin.
Gold reduces the appearance of fine lines, improving blood circulation, brighten the skin and is a powerful natural antioxidant and rejuvenator.
Packed with antioxidants, de-puffs tired eyes and diminished dark circles, while improving circulation and plumping the skin.
Price and Size:
$105 USD / $138 CAD for 1fl oz/30 ml
Dark violet glass jar with a plastic lid.
Who is This Product For:
Ideal for all skin types, especially mature skin in need of nutrients.
How Well Does it Work?
This balm works at reducing my puffy under eye circles and it feels great on my skin. It nourishes with fatty acids and rejuvenates with potent antioxidants.
How Long Will it Last? What is the Shelf Life?
You only need a tiny bit of this balm to nourish the eye area. If you were to apply it to your neck, you would need a bit more. I think that this jar, though small, would last at least a few months.
The shelf life is most likely 1 year.
I love using this as an eye balm. I apply it in the mornings to combat under eye circles and to prevent wrinkles. I haven't used it on my neck because I want it to last me a long time and I feel like my eye area needs more of the special attention this balm gives.
The addition of pearl powder and gold flecks takes this balm to a level of luxury that you can't get just anywhere. Lina has truly sourced global treasures and packed them into one little balm. I want to use it on my whole face!
Lina has poured her love and soul into her brand of skin care products and I can feel that love radiating from the products. So much care has gone into them, from the packaging to the colors, scents and ingredients. Lina has created a luxurious and indulgent experience that I look forward to every day.
I give this treatment balm a 5/5 rating. I can't find a single thing I don't like about this product. It offers ingredients for minimizing eye puffiness, such as coffee and green tea, and it will help reduce wrinkle formation. This balm is a pleasure to use.
- Contains coffee to help with under-eye puffiness
- Highly moisturizing
- Will help minimize eye area wrinkles
- Can be used on the neck
- Packaging will keep ingredients intact
- Easy to apply
- The addition of luxurious ingredients makes this balm pricey.
Where to Buy
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Yours In Beauty,