Logging you in, please wait...

You are logged in

Log in to your account

Tried and tested: Green People Sun Protection Travel Kit

From: Wellness Wonders,

28
May
2012
Tried and tested: Green People Sun Protection Travel Kit

The summer holiday beauty checklist can seem quite daunting after months of hibernating with little more than a good moisturiser, but if you want to tick off the essentials then we've found just the thing. Organic skincare brand Green People have put together four fabulous must-haves for your suitcase into one handy travel set, so you can stay sun safe this summer with no fuss. Naturally, we just had to give it a go to make sure it was up to scratch...

The product

Green People started when a mother decided to solve her young daughter's skin problems by going to the root of the cause - chemicals within household and beauty products. She worked to create a brand that used natural ingredients only; so no parabens, synthetic fragrances or colours that could irritate the skin.

That was almost 20 years ago and now Green People offer a huge range of products for sensitive skin - and they're suitable for vegans and vegetarians too. This gift set is a quartet of quality products designed to see you through the summer; sun lotion, after sun, UV defence shampoo and UV defence conditioner.

The treatment

The four products have different scents - all natural of course, and all evoking a sense of summer thanks to the fruity ingredients. While the Sun Lotion contains green tea and edelweiss, the cooling After Sun has mint, calming calendula and aloe vera to soothe and moisturise. Even better, the sun cream offers UV protection as well as a tan accelerator so you can bronze without the burn.

But it's not just skin that needs protecting; the shampoo and conditioner reduce the effect of the sun's rays on your hair, while cleaning away any sea salt or chlorine to reveal healthy looking hair scented with jojoba and avocado.

The result

The lotions are thicker than most sun screens - both feel rich and creamy as you rub them into the skin and the natural fragrances are really refreshing rather than sickly-sweet. It makes a change to have scented skincare that is suitable for sensitive skin; those of us with allergies usually have to rely on fragrance-free products in order to avoid a reaction.

The shampoo and conditioner are ideal for a trip where swimming and sunbathing are on the agenda. Both smell divine, leaving hair squeaky clean and shiny while protecting it from the sunshine. Multitasking at its best...

Fancy ticking sun protection off your list in a single swoop? We have a great offer on the Green People travel kit so you can save over 50% off while saving your skin too. Don't miss out - the tube of treats is a must for summer and has the Wahanda seal of approval.

Share this

Judy-J

As Site Editor for Wahanda and an avid user of beauty products, I love finding out about the latest treatments and products and testing them out. I'm a bit mad about makeup and always in search of the best products for sensitive skin, as well as having a strong interest in health and wellbeing and how to make stressful city life a little bit easier.

See my profile »

More Entries

Wahanda tried and tested: AEOS ethical makeup

Wahanda tried and tested: MICRO Pedi

Wahanda news: Indeed Laboratories launches eye cream

Wahanda news: Gellux launches new hard gel manicures

Wahanda loves: must-have beauty trends for AW12

Tried and tested: our verdict on five BB Creams

Wahanda loves: best beauty products as picked by us

Wahanda loves: hours of pampering with extra-indulgent treatments

Wahanda loves: top summer sun creams for sensitive skin

Wahanda guide: Hair Loss Awareness Month and products to help

Tried and tested: Avène High Protection Cream SPF50

Tried and tested: Sweatshop's sports bra fitting service

Tried and tested: Divaderme Lash Extender

Wahanda news: Elemis launch party at Rookery Retreat & Spa

Tried and tested: HD Brows Vibe & Eye

Wahanda guide: understanding food intolerance with YorkTest

Tried and tested: Formby Hall Spa

Tried and Tested: GetGorgeous! Foil Nail Wraps

Wahanda loves: Pai Skincare - the must-have for allergy-prone skin

Wahanda news: your reviews have helped Breast Cancer Care

Tried and Tested: Eau Thermale Avène - the sensitive skincare range

Wahanda news: win a year's worth of accessories with Stylistpick

Wahanda loves: the new trend - try before you buy

Wahanda news: stress is leading cause of female hair loss

Wahanda news: a little ray of sunshine from Sanctuary Spa

Tried and tested: PowerBIKE

Tried and tested: The Salt Pipe - halotherapy on the move

Wahanda loves: top five reasons to shop with Wahanda

Wahanda news: UK women use Botox to delay looking like their mothers

Wahanda news: exclusive Sanctuary gift set offer

Tried and Tested: Gelish with NAILS BY METS

Wahanda news: Spa Co Urban Oasis event, Manchester

Wahanda news: anti-ageing – it’s in your smile

Tried and tested: magnetic therapy

Wahanda news: Botox hinders acting abilities

Wahanda news: the youngest teen to have Botox

Tried and tested: WaterCrew rowing classes

Wahanda news: Vitality Show 2010

Tried and tested: salt cave therapy

Treatment