Skin is your biggest organ and what better way to take care of it than with all natural, organic skincare? We have compiled a list of what are in our opinion some of the best boutique skincare products available in Beijing. Some of them are imported and some of them are made right here in the capital. We have tried and tested each and every one of these products and are confident that your skin will be moist and nurtured throughout the Beijing winter, which is just over the horizon.
As we live in a WeChat dominated world we have also added the necessary contact information of our sellers, so that all you have to do is add them and drop them a line and your skin will be forever grateful.
All Verve soaps are made with natural ingredients and are free of chemicals. The soap base is made with olive and coconut oils, while the scents are made with 100% pure essential oils derived from a variety of plants. Colors are achieved by using natural clays or powders ground from dried plants or seeds. WeChat: Averv88
VSP Velveteen Secret Potions
This natural skincare is for both him and her. We know that most men out there go without moisturizing, but maybe some of these creams with their sophisticated scents will change his mind. Velveteen’s Secret Potions deliver fresh brewed ‘Pociones & Menjunjes,’ or potions and ointments made of exotic, unique, and seasonal ingredients for all to indulge themselves as they please. WeChat: franhanshing
Safia Argan Oil
Safia 100% Pure Moroccan Argan Oil is a natural skin and hair care product that is ideal for Beijing’s dry cold weather. Argan oil is absorbed quickly and doesn’t leave a greasy residue on the skin, and because it can be used on both skin and hair makes it very versatile for your moisturizing needs. Safia is also certified organic and smells wonderful, which is a great combo. WeChat: johnhorniblow
Natural Siberia is an imported all-natural skin care brand from Siberia. This brand has kids’ and adult skin care products both. We tried and tested some of the creams and soaps and are officially hooked! These products are made from Siberian herbs and plants. WeChat: AldySha
Shangrila Botanicals brings you the finest in natural cosmetics. Products are made from pure, organic ingredients that nourish your skin in the most natural way possible. Because our skin absorbs everything we put on it, Shangrila Botanicals believe that skincare products should be full of ingredients that are truly good for your skin. WeChat: sahramalik
This range of skin and haircare products are free from mineral oils, silicones, synthetic fragrances, and colors. Safe for all ages and during pregnancy, and, most importantly none of these products are tested on animals – because they are all locally-made in Beijing by two lovely ladies that wouldn’t dream of doing such a thing. WeChat: thegreenroom
Lily’s Handmade, creates craft soaps, balms, skincare, and other goods, all of which are made using organic produce because it just works better that way. Lily has an organic ethos and only sources local ingredients so that these good aren’t only good for your skin but also the environment. WeChat: lilyshandmade
Lotion bars designed for normal and dry skin also contain nutty oils such as shea butter, virgin coconut oil, cocoa butter, sweet almond oil, essential oils, olive oil, jojoba oil and organic vitamin E. For those who are allergic to nuts or have sensitive skin, Kong uses organic mango butter and apricot kernel oil as substitute WeChat: yellowpummelo
This article originally appeared in beijingkids October 2017 issue.
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