The Body Shop Aloe protective serum has a gorgeous thick consistency and instantly soothes when applied to the skin. After washing my face and removing all traces of makeup, I like to apply this before my moisturiser and find it perfect for hydrating and calming the skin beforehand. 

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Pre-Moisturiser: Aloe Protective Serum c/o
It’s very refreshing and smells very warming and soothing, best described as warmly baked oats mixed with aloe plant gel, it has a nice relaxing scent and just smells divine! The thing I love about this is the fact the serum is thick but when applied to the skin it instantly soaks into the skin to leave a beautiful dewy glow and even complexion. 
This sorts out redness and hydrates the skin, I also find it makes my skin silky smooth before applying my moisturiser. It’s very luxurious and you only need the smallest amount to get great results! The pump dispenses just the right amount of product and doesn’t clog up like other dispensers I have used in the past from different brands! I could definitely see this lasting a good couple of months at this rate. 
Perfect for all skin types during the colder months to hydrate, calm and soothe the skin from harsh weather conditions, this works even better for sensitive skin types, as it’s fragrance and alcohol-free. Like I mentioned above this does have a slightly warm, soothing fragrance to it but nothing strong or irritating. 
What’re your thoughts on this?  Have you tried anything from the Aloe collection? 
xo, Jenny

25 responses to “ALOE PROTECTIVE SERUM”

  1. Angel Barroso says:

    Excelente review
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  2. jennie says:

    Ooh I used to have this and I loved it, thank you for reminding me about it! xx

  3. Sophie Leigh says:

    I’d never even heard of this but it looks really good. I’ll definitely have to try it! Hopefully it’ll sort out my redness too.

    Sophie x | sophhskii.co.uk

  4. I love anything Body Shop but have yet to try this product, I need to get on it!

    xx Cara

  5. Kiki Mincks says:

    I LOVE the Body Shop. This is high on my “to try” list. I’ve always been addicted to their tea tree products. I’m sure I’ll feel the same about this one. (:


    • Jenny says:

      I love the Tea Tree range is brilliant! This is also great for combination skin and I find it helps calm redness x

  6. Nicole Aguinaldo says:

    Wow this product looks great! Awesome review 🙂

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  7. Jyoti says:

    It sounds good 🙂 lovely review dear 🙂 Lovely post..Keep In touch dear..hugs
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  8. Jessica Edmunds says:

    I love the sound of this, I am off to body shop online as I want to pick a few bits and pieces up- think my red skin will appreciate it 😉 xxx

    • Jenny says:

      I love shopping online they give generous discounts and I always find the products I need! 🙂 this is definitely a must have for winter xx

  9. Ally Gong says:

    Oh, awesome review!! I have the Vitamin C one, and I love it! Now I really want to try this one 😀
    -Ally Gong

  10. Rachel says:

    this sounds fab and just what i’ve been looking for recently!

    Rachel // Style Soup

  11. Becky Hines says:

    I haven’t tried this but this it looks amazing! I definitely think I should try this!! Great blog post 🙂

    Becky, x

  12. My Misters Mrs. says:

    This sound so nice! I think I have heard Essie Button talk about how much she loves this. I am going to have to give it a try! Have you tried the vitamin e range? I have heard good things about that one too!

    XO, Erica


    • Jenny says:

      I love Essie and I have noticed a couple of body shop products in her videos and reviews <3 This one is lovely and leaves your skin really calmed and even! Great for the colder months and I have tried the vitamin E range and love this too! xx

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Scottish Fashion, Style and Luxury Beauty by Jenny

With a love for minimal, sustainable pieces. Finalist in the UK Blog Awards & Company Magazine Award.