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Belli is a physician-formulated skin care line focused on ingredient safety to provide expectant and new mothers with piece of mind. Belli teratology screens its ingredients for use during pregnancy, to avoid “teratogens” – chemical, synthetic or natural ingredients that have been linked to birth defects or miscarriage. Belli also LactMed screens its formulations to ensure that nursing mothers can use the products without hesitation. All products are allergy tested and free of parabens, BPA, phthalates, and artificial dyes.
Belli Skincare is used and loved by several celebs including Angelina Jolie, Heidi Klum (she loves the Belli Elasticity Oil!), Tori Spelling, Courtney Cox, and Rebecca Romijn, to name a few. The product line is made up of ingredients that are safe for both non-pregnant and pregnant woman.
- Belli Acne Spot Treatment helps clear existing blemishes and prevents new breakouts during pregnancy. The formula is free of common acne fighting ingredients like salicylic acid, glycolic acid and benzoyl peroxide that should be avoided during pregnancy. Instead, this treatment uses colloidal sulfur to penetrate and unclog pores. MSRP $15.00 for .5 oz. tube.
- Belli Anti-Blemish Facial Wash is a safe face wash formula featuring lactic acid (an ingredient that occurs naturally in the body), green tea and cucumber to get skin pristinely clean without over drying. The formula is rich in pore-cleansing ingredients that help lift away dirt and oil, while leaving the skin feeling pampered, clear and refined. SRP $22.00 for 6.7 oz. tube.
- Belli Elasticity Oil is a silky oil that uses only the finest teratology screened ingredients to help prep and brace the skin for stretching. Designed to maintain the look of smooth, healthy skin before giving birth the oil nourishes and moisturizes the skin during pregnancy. Key ingredients include antioxidant-rich vitamin E and grapeseed oil, sweet almond oil, gotu kola extract, sunflower seed oil, and cocoa butter. Apply twice daily for best results.SRP $39.00 for 4 oz. spray bottle.
- Belli Stretchmark Minimizing Cream is a premium, at-home solution for existing stretch marks with ingredients that are safe for women who may be nursing. Specifically formulated to decrease the appearance of existing stretch marks of any age, the cream contains ingredients scientifically proven to visibly reduce the appearance of stretchmark depth and length. Key ingredients include ginseng to even out skin tone and avocado oil to soften and moisturize. Apply twice daily for four weeks, and then use once daily until desired results are achieved. SRP $49.00 for 6.5 oz.
I was sent samples of Belli skin care products to review. I received the following: Facial Complexion Protection Duo (which contains Anti-Blemish Facial Wash and Pure Radiance Facial Sunscreen SPF 25) and Elasticity Belly Oil.
Facial Complexion Protection Duo
Cleanse, refine and protect with Belli Anti-Blemish Facial Wash and Pure Radiance Facial Sunscreen. These formulations address acne and uneven skin tone on the face caused by hormones. Get the #1 OB/GYN Recommended skincare and enjoy flawless skin!
Anti-Blemish Facial Wash - 6.7 fl ozAn exfoliating wash; rich in powerful pore-cleansing ingredients that leaves skin clear and refined, without over-drying. Features lactic acid to cleanse and gently exfoliate acne prone skin FREE of salicylic acid, glycolic acid, and benzoyl peroxide-- common acne fighting ingredients that should be avoided during pregnancy Contains lemon peel oil, a natural anti-bacterial and skin brightener With green tea extract and cucumber, both are rich in antioxidants.
My Experience: I am not a pregnant woman, but I do tend to have oily skin that is prone to breakouts during my period time. This facial wash is perfect! I use it at night in the shower on my face, neck and chest area. I also use it on my back during my oilier times, although it is hard to reach. I love how it leaves my skin thoroughly clean and refreshed.
Pure Radiance Facial Sunscreen - 2 Fl oz
Shield yourself from UVA and UVB rays with trusted mineral sunscreen ingredients.
SPF 25 - Features zinc oxide & titanium dioxide-- minerals that act as physical sunscreen filters
Sun exposure during pregnancy can result in - unsightly discoloration and uneven skin tone
Lightly tinted to blend in with all skin types
May be worn alone or under makeup
My Experience: I love the light and airy texture of this amazing sunscreen. I am also thrilled that it is tinted. I do not even really need to use foundation when I use it, just a bit of bronzer and my skin looks flawless!
Belli Elasticity Oil
Belli Elasticity Oil Maintains the look of smooth healthy skin with a blend of scientifically researched* ingredients that helps prepare skin for stretching during pregnancy. A luxurious blend of pure plant extracts to nourish and moisturize the skin The aromatherapy benefit of lavender soothes and calms the senses Contains Vitamin E and grapeseed oil, both are rich in antioxidants Used in fine spas as a pre-natal massage oil.
My Experience: Again, I am not pregnant, but I certainly would have loved to have this luxurious oil on hand when I was! I apply it all over my body when it is still damp right after my shower. It is soothing, beautifully hydrating and makes my skin luminous, glowing and supple. I love it!
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To learn more about Belli Skin Care go to: www.belliskincare.com
Disclaimer: I received samples of these products to review and to keep. All opinions are my own.