The Body Shop Vitamin E Facial Mist : A Makeup Setting Spray

by Assistant Editor on March 15, 2014

in Body shop, Grade A, Reviews

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Everyone is talking about facial mists nowadays so I was looking for a good and affordable one to try.  I told the lady in the Body Shop  store to show me a facial mist, as soon as she sprayed it on my face, it felt so refreshing and soothing that I purchased it immediately. The price is decent and the quantity is also good.

Product DescriptionA quick skin pick-me up and excellent for setting make-up. Spritz it on for instant refreshment, moisture, and protection. With a delicate rosewater scent.

My Experience with the Body Shop Vitamin E facial Mist:

The Body Shop Vitamin E facial Mist comes in a light pink plastic bottle with a spray nozzle on top to spray the product directly on  your face. The packaging is convenient and the spray delivers a small amount of product which doesn’t make the  face too wet. The mist doesn’t have any bothersome fragrance; the scent is refreshing and fresh.

I followed the directions directed on the pack and sprayed it after doing my makeup. After spraying, it blends completely into skin without leaving any residue behind. It dries in 1-2 minutes and gives a dewy glowy face. The spray also gives cooling effect to face so you can also spray it during summer to freshen up your face. It’s very hydrating that it would suit dry skin type but it also suits my combination skin completely. If you have oily skin then you can try it in the store, I think it will also suit oily skin but before purchasing do give a try.

It sets makeup completely and also gives a dewy finish. If you’re looking for matte finish then it’s not for you. It also repairs the dry patches around mouth and looks very natural. My makeup doesn’t look cakey now and it corrects my foundation too which is the biggest advantage. Now I wear makeup on a daily basis as this facial mist takes away the entire powdery feel and makes my makeup look very natural. It’s not heavy and doesn’t feel sticky after application. It sets my makeup for long hours in winters; I have not yet used it in summers as I bought it recently. But since the texture is soothing, I think it will be a great refreshing spray during summer. The quantity is huge and one bottle will last 3 months easily.

You can also use it to wet Eyeshadow pigments to intensify the shade. I also use it to moisten brushes/sponge before applying makeup so that my makeup glides smoothly. The only con I can think of is that it contains paraben and if you’re allergic to paraben then skip it. The price is also on the higher side but it’s worth the quality.

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Pros:

  • Convenient and nice packaging
  • Has mild milky fragrance
  • It’s very hydrating
  • Doesn’t leave any residue behind
  • Gets absorbed within seconds and doesn’t feel sticky
  • It repairs dry patches which the compact/face powder gives
  • It would suit all skin types
  • Can be used as finishing spray or refreshing spray in summer
  • Sets makeup for long hours
  • It gives dewy finish after applying powders
  • One bottle will last for 3 months easily
  • Can be used to wet Eyeshadow to intensify the shade

Cons:

  • The fragrance can be a con for some
  • It moisturizes skin completely so if you have oily skins then do it a try at the store though it suits my combination skin completely.
  • If you’re looking for matte finish then it’s not for you

Rating: A

Price: Rs 795 for 100 ml

Final Recommendation: If you’re looking for a decent facial mist which sets your makeup and gives  a nice dewy glow to your face then The Body Shop Vitamin E facial Mist is definitely for you. It helps foundation not oxidize on face and your face looks fresh for long hours. You can also use it for moisturisation as it hydrates skin deeply and takes care of dry patches too.

Guest Review By Neha J

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mily March 15, 2014 at 4:39 pm

sounds lovely!!

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Neha March 16, 2014 at 12:44 pm

Yup it is. :)

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Richa March 15, 2014 at 5:29 pm

Seems like a must buy for summers. Definitely trying it. Thanks for the review
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Neha March 16, 2014 at 12:45 pm

Most welcome richi… :) I hope u like it! :)

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Arzoo March 15, 2014 at 5:44 pm

It looks amazing, I’m getting this on my next visit to TBS, loved your review Neha.
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Neha March 16, 2014 at 12:47 pm

Thank u so much arzoo. :)

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laks March 15, 2014 at 6:01 pm

Sounds great! Never tried facial mists, Great review :)
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Neha March 16, 2014 at 12:49 pm

Facial mist are really helpful laks… u should definitely try them :D

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Supria March 15, 2014 at 6:47 pm

I have an unhealthy obsession with facial mists. Looks like I need to try this one too! :)
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Neha March 16, 2014 at 12:51 pm

I hope u like it as much as i do :D

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Gowthami March 15, 2014 at 7:45 pm

Sounds great! will check it out
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Neha March 16, 2014 at 12:54 pm

thanks dear. :)

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Priyanka Jain March 15, 2014 at 9:47 pm

Quite interesting. I have oily skin but i still wanna give it a try next time I visit TBS :)

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Neha March 16, 2014 at 12:59 pm

Yup do give it a try priyanka… :)

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Preeti Kaur March 15, 2014 at 10:14 pm

I have combi skin.. I will give it a try at the store….

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Neha March 16, 2014 at 1:05 pm

I think it’ll suit your skin-type. :)

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Lisha@HeartBowsMakeup March 15, 2014 at 11:41 pm

woah! a setting spray? that sounds great. Though I have combination skin so I guess I better skip it but its perfect for dry to normal skinned beauties!
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Mayuri March 16, 2014 at 12:02 am

this looks like a great setting spray! nice review <3
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Swati March 16, 2014 at 1:41 am

Facial mists feel so good! I have oily skin, so I will try this at the store once :)
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Lancy March 16, 2014 at 3:01 pm

Dewy finishes never suit me! :( They make my skin turn into an oil well in Chennai weather!
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Aayushi March 16, 2014 at 3:49 pm
Shreya March 16, 2014 at 4:20 pm

I have this face mist and it really adds a lovely glow to my skin …. My perfect makeup setting spray !
brilliantly reviewed dear
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Manasi March 16, 2014 at 6:27 pm
Aditi March 17, 2014 at 2:36 pm

I love how this seems to multitask.. makes it quite a good product to have in your vanity and doesn’t seem so over-priced.. nice review :)
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