VERSED Vegan & Cruelty-Free Skincare Review

Long time, no see! It is great to be back at the product review game, and I have some awesome products to share with you!

You may have heard that Target just began carrying a new, vegan and CF line of skincare products… all priced at $20 or below! Versed Skincare offers everything you need for a gorgeous, healthy skin from serums and eye creams, to spot treatments, cleansers, lip oil and more!

Of course, I HAD to get to my local Target immediately! I instantly loved everything about this line from the simplistic yet eye-catching display and packaging, to the exciting range of products. (Did you see the Target display in my IG Story? Follow me!). First, I picked up the Zero-G Smoothing Eye Cream.

Versed Zero-G Smoothing Eye Cream

I’m a firm believer that if you’re old enough to (legally) drink, you’re old enough for an eye cream! This bad boy contains olive oil, shea butter, peptides, and algae extract to give your pretty little eyes some much-need TLC! Trust me, when it comes to this formula, she thicc but she absorbs quickly! Whether your undereyes are dry and need a little moisture, or you’re starting to notice some fine lines from age or from crying your eyes out because your ex stole your record collection, this eye cream will help address these issues (minus the ex) for a smoother, hydrated eye area. This eye cream has definitely worked its way into my skincare-lovin’ heart!

Next up, is the Stroke of Brilliance Brightening Serum made for dull and/or aging skin. Packed with Vitamin C, licorice Root, and turmeric, this serum is locked and loaded with pure pigmentation-fighting power! Like most people, I want to give the finger to acne scars and discoloration and want an even looking complexion! Use this serum before you moisturize to get glowing skin that just screams “Look At ME! I’m a healthy, radiant goddess and I didn’t have to spend millions to look like this!

Versed Stroke of Brilliance Brightening Serum

Last, I tried out the Hydration Station Booster with HA to give my dry AF face some love!

Versed Hydration Station Booster with HA

Does your face look dry and patchy under your makeup or in general? No? Only me? Well, I add a few drops of this booster into my foundation and serum for an instant kick of moisture. It helps me to not look like a crusty mess, and I’m here for it! Hyaluronic Acid is pretty much a miracle worker when it comes to tackling dehydrated skin. HA is “your body’s natural hydrator that’s able to hold 1000 times its weight in water” so you can bet your parched little face that you will be looking better in no time!

The Bottom Line:

All in all, I really love Versed! The products are clean, fragrance free , dye free, and of course, vegan and cruelty-free. They’re packed with effective ingredients and are available at a great price, so just about everyone can have high quality natural skincare. You really can’t ask for more! Well, I can actually ask for more because I want to try out more of their line, like the lip oil, cleansing balm, and eye gel! Have you tried Versed products? Let me know what to try next!

NATURALPANDA Product Reviews


Company: NATURALPANDA

“We turn raw, natural ingredients into nourishing skincare products – free of any chemical dyes, additives or perfumes. Every product is carefully curated with simple ingredients that are meant to be healthy, holistic and pure.”

“A portion of your purchase will be donated to the World Wild Life Fund to help save the pandas!”

Products: 

Honeysuckle Body Butter (6 oz. – $19.06)

Wild Rose Face Cream  (2.7 fl. oz. –  $19.83)

Unscented Eye Cream (1 oz., – $9.53)

Reviews: 

Honeysuckle Body Butter 


“This body butter is lightly scented with honeysuckle essential oil. It’s richer and thicker in consistency and works great for treating rough or dry skin. It’s made with raw + natural ingredients that have beneficial properties for your skin. Together, the ingredients will create a protective barrier & help retain the moisture within your skin, without leaving an oily residue. Due to it’s thicker consistency, a little bit of product will go a long way!”

OMGosh. I never say that, but I don’t know how to communicate how excited I am about this stuff! This body butter is EVERYTHING I hoped it would be and more! The honey suckle scent is so spot-on I can’t even believe it. It’s sweet and floral and reminds me of the days that I spent in the backyard with my brother and sister hunting for honey suckles to pull apart and eat. You do not need to wear perfume when you use this body butter and I promise you will get a lot of “You smell good!” compliments like I did. This product melts quickly into your skin and does an excellent job hydrating even the driest skin thanks to shea butter as the main ingredient. My (formally) dry elbows give this a thumbs up!

Wild Rose Face Cream 


“This face cream is made with raw + natural ingredients that have beneficial properties for your skin. It’s lightly scented with a blend of rose geranium + ylang ylang essential oils, both which have additional properties for the skin. This light weight and cooling gel cream will provide hydration and moisture to the skin without leaving an oily residue.”

If you love floral scents, you will absolutely adore this face cream! It is thin and lightweight, yet really packs a punch in the moisture department! I have been using this moisturizer in the morning under my make up and my skin looks dewy and healthy.  I also have been using it at night and I always wake up to hydrated skin.

In my opinion, the best skin care products are those with the simplest and fewest ingredients. The ingredients in the Wild Rose Face Cream are aloe vera gel, apricot kernel oil, vitamin E, grapefruit seed extract and rose geranium and ylang ylang essential oils. I actually look forward to using this product, it’s that good!

Clear Unscented Eye Cream


“This eye cream is made with raw + natural ingredients that have beneficial properties for your skin. It provides enough hydration for the delicate skin around, and comes free of any essential oils. This light weight and cooling cream will provide the right amount of hydration and moisture to the skin without leaving an oily residue.”

A 2-ingredient eye cream? That’s exactly my style! Aloe vera and apricot kernel oil, that is all you will find in this Unscented Eye Cream! I use this in the morning under my makeup and it helps my concealer and/or foundation glide on smoothly and evenly. It prevents my undereyes from looking dry and it absorbs quickly. A little goes a long way, so this tiny container will last a long time!

The Bottom Line

I cannot say enough good things about NATURALPANDA! The products smells fantastic, work wonderfully, and the packaging is as cute as can be! To make it even better, Chandi, the owner, donates a portion of every purchase to the World Wild Life Fund to help save the pandas! How awesome is that? These products are simple, effective, and you help out pandas with every purchase. Its a WIN WIN WIN! Head on over to the NATURALPANDA Etsy page and check out all of her amazing products!

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Pure Stella Skin Care Review 

Company: Pure Stella Skin Care

 “Pure Stella Skin Care creates handcrafted products to nourish and protect your skin naturally. Our line of botanical and essential oil based products includes luxurious lotion sticks, moisturizing and cleansing oils, clarifying masks, and exfoliating scrubs to enlighten your skin. With no harsh chemicals and artificial fragrance, your skin will smile with Pure Stella.”

The products reviewed are vegan and cruelty free.

Products: 

Vanilla Latte Coffee Scrub (4 oz. bag, $20.00 USD)

Coffee Infused Eye Serum (1/3 oz., $14.00 USD)

Reviews:

Calling all coffee junkies… here’s a way to get your fix and help your skin at the same time!


I drink a vanilla latte almost everyday, so I just had to try the Vanilla Latte Coffee Scrub! Organic sugar makes this a great exfoliator to get rid of dead skin cells. The coffee almond oil leaves your skin smooth and moisturized. My favorite thing about this scrub is the smell! As you scrub away in a warm shower, the bathroom fills with a sweet delicious coffee scent. This scrub is truly any coffee addict’s dream!


The Coffee Infused Eye Serum comes in a convenient roller ball that easily glides the product onto your skin. It has a unique coffee/herbal scent and a thin consistency so it absorbs quickly. The coffee infused sweet almond oil, along with rose hip, jojoba, and hazelnut oil nourish the delicate skin around the eyes. After using this product, I noticed that my undereyes were moisturized and “perked up” due to the caffiene. I do not suffer from puffy eyes, so I can’t speak about this product’s tightening abilities, but I do feel like my eyes look more awake when I use this eye serum.

The Bottom Line

Pure Stella Skin Care creates naturally effective products that smell delicious and actually work… all without harming animals! What’s not to love? Turn your shower into the best smelling coffee shop around with the Vanilla Latte Coffee Scrub or add a little zip to your skin care routine with the Coffee Infused Eye Serum! Let me know how you like it!


Thank you, Pure Stella Skin Care, for providing me with these products to review!