I always want to keep trying new moisturizers for my oily skin. A few months ago, I did a small Soultree haul and picked up their Tulsi and Sandalwood Moisturizing gel.
The Aroma Magic Moisturizer I used earlier worked well for me but the incomplete ingredient list made me want to try something else. I have been using the Soultree moisturizer ever since and here is a detailed review on it.
The Soultree Tulsi and sandalwood moisturizing gel
Aromatic Sandalwood and Aloe Vera calm the skin and reduce redness. Potent herbs like Lodhra, Tulsi and Neem control acne by purifying and tightening pores.
Price: Rs. 450 for 40ml
Shelf life: 30 months
Availability: Online and offline
About the product:
The moisturizer comes in an amber coloured plastic bottle with pump packaging. There is a plastic cap to close the pump dispenser after use.
The moisturizer has a lightweight gel-like texture. It is dark yellow in colour with a herbal scent to it.
Aqua, Glycerine, Aloe barbadensis leaf (aloe vera) juice *, Hamamelis virginiana (witch hazel) water*, Ocimum sanctum (tulsi) infusion*, Sclerotium gum, Sodium levulinate, Î±-glucan oligosaccharide, Simmondsia chinensis (jojoba) seed oil*, Olea europaea (olive) fruit oil*, Azadirachta indica (neem) infusion*, Potassium sorbate, Symplocos racemosa (lodhra) infusion*, Sodium gluconate, Santalum album (sandalwood) extract, Mel* (honey), L-lactic acid, Parfum**, Limonene**, Linalool**, Eugenol**, Geraniol**, Citronellol**
*From certified organic farms
**From essential oils
Directions to use:
Apply daily to the face and neck after cleansing and toning.
The Soultree Tulsi and Sandalwood moisturizing gel is a humectant-rich moisturizer. I love how its has glycerine and aloe vera juice among the top three ingredients since they help draw moisture to the skin.
I need about 2 pumps of the moisturizer to cover my entire face. Although the 40 ml quantity sounds less, it will easily last 2-3 months when used once daily. The tulsi
The moisturizer has a light gel-like consistency which absorbs quickly into the skin. There is no shine or greasiness left behind.
It does a good job at hydrating my oily skin and keeping it supple. If you live in a hot and humid area like me, your skin will love this moisturizer.
You can also layer this under an oil or oil-based serums. I usually apply 2-3 drops of grapeseed oil on top of this when my skin feels dry.
I am super happy with the Soultree Tulsi and Sandalwood moisturizeg gel and totally see myself buying this for the upcoming summers. Also, the small bottle makes it a great travel companion.
- Made with organic or naturally derived ingredients.
- Lightweight, hydrating gel.
- Will suit oily/ acne-prone skin well.
- Has some calming herbs and extracts.
- Small, travel friendly bottle
- No artificial colours or fragrances.
- Perfect for summers
- Affordable and easily available online
- BDIH certified natural
- Not tested on animals
- Doesn’t do much for acne-control as claimed
A perfect companion for the upcoming summers. The Soultree Tulsi and Sandalwood Moisturizing Gel ticks all the boxes for a good hydrating moisturizer. If you have combination or oily skin, do give it a try and it won’t disappoint you.
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