Beauty Find - Kiehl's Iris Extract Activating Treatment Essence

"Essence" as a skin care product category, has existed in Asian skin care lines for many years, but is just now starting to break through in American brands.

Kiehl's has created a version of Essence (also known as toner or sometimes a cosmetic water) which is a bit thicker and more gel like than traditional water weight Asian Essences I've used - but it's just as effective and pleasant.

I used my Kiehl's Iris Extract Activating Treatment Essence post cleansing twice a day. The essence was very silky and concentrated (I only needed two drops). The Essence had a really pretty, light, floral scent that evaporated very quickly. I loved the way it felt going on my skin, and after a few seconds when it absorbed, my skin was supple, soft and had a beautiful glow with the perfect amount of hydration.  Then I only added additional eye cream and moisturizer as needed for a final layer.

The secrets to this essence are Iris Extract, known for its nourishing and anti-aging benefits Lipo Hydroxy Acid (LHA) to activate skin’s natural exfoliation process and Sodium Hyaluronate to replenish skin and smooth fine lines.

When I used the Treatment Essence at night before bedtime, in the morning, my skin looked radiant and toned.

If you're a regular Essence user and have only tried Asian brands, I highly recommend trying this one, and if you're looking for an effective toner-like product to give your skin that little something "extra", click and pick one up today! Your skin will definitely thank you for it.- RLB

Purchase Here: Kiehl's Iris Extract Activating Essence

*This product was provided courtesy of Kiehl's PR for reviewing purposes.

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