Claims : Mineral-enriched skin perfection. For tighter pores and increased radiance, look no further than Cellular Mineral Face Exfoliator. This luxurious, translucent gel is formulated with mineral-rich gem powders, rosa centifola and our exclusive cellular complex for immediate and long-term benefits. It gently polishes and refines the skin by removing dead skin cells that can dull the complexion while delighting the senses with its rich and silky feel.
Application : Use 2 or 3 times weekly for combination/oily skin, and once or twice weekly for normal/dry skin. Gentle enough to be used on dry skin. AM/PM. Apply to moist face avoiding eye area. Product will cleanse as well as exfoliate. If used in the evening, remove eye make-up first. Massage with fingertips in upward circular motions. Rinse well, pat dry and follow with toner, serum and moisturiser.
Price : Rs 8000 approx for 100 ml
Available at all airports across the world. In Mumbai, La Prairie products are at Palladium Mall.
My Experience with La Prairie Cellular Mineral Face Exfoliator
I abbbsolutely love La prairie products. They have worked wonders for me and honestly, nothing else has worked the way these products have worked for my skin.
I love using scrubs on my skin. I have dry skin so scrubs keep my flaky skin, dry patches, black heads under check. I have been using this La Prairie scrub for almost 2 months now. I took a while to really decide how I like it. I have to say that I abbbsolllutely love it. It is an at-home-microdermabrasion .
The scrub is translucent pink in color. There are coarse crystals of various sizes. You’d also notice the mineral powders of semi precious gem stones – quartz, meteorite, tourmaline.
It is a coarse scrub so you have to be gentle with it. Gently scrub your skin in circular motions and let the crystals do their job. You don’t have to apply any pressure. It is a deep cleansing scrub so I use it only once a week for my normal-dry skin. If you have oily/ combination skin, you can use it twice or thrice a week. The scrub feels like a coarse gel. Initially I did not like that the scrub was so rough but they way it leaves the skin after washing off, it’s just brilliant. It leaves the skin clean and renewed. You skin almost looks new and refreshed after you use this. It also gets rid of black heads. I use it especially on days when my skin is looking dull because this sort of cleanses the skin from within. The pores look cleaner, and the skin looks refreshed. It makes your skin glow. 😀
I thought that since the some of the granules are big, it would make my skin sensitive. But it has never caused any irritation or sensitivity to my skin. It does not dry my skin out, which is very important for me. It has only made my skin look better with every usage. I love how squeaky clean my skin looks after using this.
It washes off easily but just ensure that you get rid of all the particles from your skin. Or else when you follow up with a moisturiser, the granules would come in the way.
It comes in an easy squeeze white tube. Very simple , minimal and effective design. Totally works for me.
It smells quite luxurious with a hint of rose. The smell is not overpowering at all.
A little goes a long way. This tube would pretty much last me 8-9 months.
Overall, I would highly recommend this product. It is unlike any other scrub I have used so far. It is quite an experience in itself. It really helps maintain and improve your skin texture over time. It adds glow, keeps your skin super clean and gets rid of dead skin cells. The ingredients are exclusive and they work wonders for your skin.
Rating : 5/5
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5 thoughts on “La Prairie Cellular Mineral Face Exfoliator Review”
It has mineral powders of semi precious gem stones – quartz, meteorite, tourmaline – my jaw dropped! and you know how much I looooooooooove scrubs Rati 🙂
8k for a scrub..wohaaaa..Glad it works as good as the price 😀
You had at at-home-microdermabrasion! 😛 It is amazing how this brand works so amazingly for you. I just love these products, and getting and using them could be the new goal of my life. 🙂
aah this also goes to my must try list now 🙂 thank u so much for sharing this gem with us.. 🙂 scrubs are integral part of our skincare regime and getting a good microdermabrasion at home sounds like wish come true <3
One day when I own a bank I will buy out the entire line. Till then, samples of La Prairie are my only consolation!