Kylie Skin by Kylie Jenner UK Launch - The Best & Worst Products
By Ree

Kylie Skin by Kylie Jenner UK Launch – The Best & Worst Products

31 Oct 2020

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I have to say I was interested to try out the Kylie Skin range but that doesn’t mean I had high expectations. When I discovered the range was launching in the UK, I thought it was a good idea to share my thoughts on what’s good and what’s probably worth skipping. Here’s what you need to know.

Kylie Skin by Kylie Jenner UK Launch
Kylie Skin by Kylie Jenner UK Launch

First of all, for the most part, this is a good basic skincare range that will be great for someone looking for hydrated, clean skin. There are actually a couple of products that I think are really nice, and loads of the products have Glycerin in, which is genuinely one of my favourite skincare ingredients. There’s also a lot of squalane which is another favourite moisturising ingredient.

What’s in the Kylie Skin collection?

I have five products from the range to show you. There are also some wipes in the collection, but I have a feeling that UK retailers won’t be taking those.

Kylie Skin by Kylie Jenner UK Launch
Kylie Skin by Kylie Jenner UK Launch
  • Foaming Face Wash £26
  • Walnut Face Scrub £24
  • Vanilla Milk Toner £27
  • Vitamin C Serum £29
  • Face Moisturiser £27

Kylie Skin Foaming Face Wash

This is actually quite a nice light cleanse. It contains glycerin and uses coconut based surfactants for the foam, so it’s nice and gentle and won’t strip your skin. If you have a lot of makeup on, you’ll need to take that off first, but this will be a nice one for the shower.

Foaming Face Wash

The foam is lovely and creamy and it feels soft and gentle on the skin.

Kylie Skin Vitamin C Serum

Vitamin C Serum

This is a pleasant Vit C serum, that has some nice hydrating ingredients in. By the looks of it, the Vitamin C concentration isn’t high but it’s fine for the customer it’s aimed at for a nice antioxidant boost. If you have age-related  pigmentation concerns then it most likely won’t cut the mustard, but then I very much doubt that fits the profile that the Kylie Skin brand has in mind.

The Best Skincare Products from Kylie Skin

I have given each of the products some basic testing and was pleasantly surprised by a few of them. So I thought it would be a good idea to highlight my favourite products from the range.

As I said, there are a few products that I actually really like, and that’s not just the packaging. I mean, it’s pink, which I have to confess is my favourite colour, and it’s also all a really nice soft touch texture. What’s not to love?

Face Moisturizer

I really like the moisturiser. It is pretty rich and nicely hydrating and it makes a lovely base for makeup. It doesn’t address any particular skin issues but it contains a good amount of glycerin and sodium hyaluronate (an HA derivative) to keep skin nice moisturised and supple.

The texture is lovely – it sinks in nicely and other products, i.e. SPF and makeup, layer easily on top.

Face Moisturizer

The packaging is lovely, with the airless, pump, and all round it’s a nice option for an effective moisturiser. Thumbs up!

Eye Cream

This is another one I really like. It smooths out the eye area nicely, has a soft tint that’s very subtly instantly brightening (although nothing quite as dramatic as Murad Vita-C Eyes), and it works really well under makeup.

Kylie Skin Eye Cream
Eye Cream

It’s a lovely eye cream with Vitamin C and a blend of Caffeine, Green Tea and Pomegranate extract. It’s the one product that I’d like to properly test, however, I can’t at the moment as I am testing another eye cream.

Eye Cream

Vanilla Milk Toner

Kylie Skin Vanilla Milk Toner

This is like an added extra that is my kind of product. You don’t really need it, but it adds a nice extra layer of hydration before your serum and moisturiser, and I always love an extra layer of hydration! This has squalane and avocado oil to moisturise and pamper.

Vanilla Milk Toner

Products to Avoid

As I said, I don’t think we are getting the wipes in the UK, but if we are, I’d suggest steering clear of those. This isn’t related to Kylie in particular, but wipes in general, as I am sure you’re aware.

Walnut Face Scrub

The other product to avoid, in my personal opinion, is the Walnut Face Scrub.

Kylie Skin Walnut Scrub

The description says that it uses ultra-fine walnut powder but it doesn’t feel that fine to me and I have only tested it on the back of my hand. Walnut pieces aren’t smooth, so I’d avoid this as an exfoliating agent.

When does Kylie Skin Launch in the UK

The collection is launching 1st November at Selfridges* and Harrods.* I’d imagine it will sell really well!!

Kylie Skin by Kylie Jenner UK Launch
Kylie Skin by Kylie Jenner UK Launch

Please let me know if you have any questions, and stay tuned to the homepage and Instagram for news on all the latest launches and products. The Facebook page is here and make sure you also find me on YouTube.

Ree

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  1. I must give a warning about the Kylie Foaming Face Wash. I received it in a Boxycharm subscription. After a short period of time, the wash turned a rusty color and smelled rancid. Other Boxy ladies reported a similar problem. I threw mine out, others used it to scrub their bathrooms.

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