Elizabeth Arden’s 8 Hour Cream skin protectant is a cult beauty product with good reason, loved for many years by many people it has a wide number of uses that make this a must-have for every beauty kit.
The award-winning cream has been praised by make-up artists and beauty editors for many years. It was first launched back in 1930 by Elizabeth Arden to soothe the skin, Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Skin Protectant became an instant and overwhelming success.
The combination of petrolatum, beta-hydroxy and vitamin E ensured this was an instant success, helping to soothe the skin instantly.
It got its name in the most amazing way when a client used it on her child's knee that had been skinned, remarkably eight hours later, the skin was better.
It works efficiently to sooth roughness, redness and minor skin irritations, as well as restoring, calming and relieving chapped, cracked and dry skin.
Elizabeth Arden 8 Hour Cream uses
One of the main reasons this product has achieved cult status is because it can be used in a number of ways, here are some of our favourite uses for the Elizabeth Arden 8 Hour Cream:
Lip balm: The thick texture and scent might take a little getting used to, but one thing’s for sure, this cream gets the job done. It soothes and comforts broken skin, locking in moisture with a protective barrier aiding the repair and skin renewal process. Nothing will quite nourish your lips like this will.
Chapped Nose: When you’re suffering from a cold a dab of this around your nose will help treat the chapped skin, from too much blowing your nose.
Hair de-frizzer: Warm up a small pea-sized amount in the palms of your hands and smooth your hair as if the cream is a serum.
Tame unruly brows: Keep your brows in place by brushing the smallest amount of this cream through them.
Condition nail cuticles: Massage it into cuticles to keep nails healthy
Moisten hands: If all other hand creams have failed you Elizabeth Arden's 8 Hour Cream will not only hydrate but protect the skin from the harsh outdoor eliminates making it a firm favourite of many a gardener.
Target dry patches of skin: Intense hydration means you can target those dry patches of skin, elbows and knees we’re particularly talking about you.
Shaving cuts: Apply to shaving cuts to help stem the bleeding and dull the pain.
Skin irritation: Use the cream on bug bites and general skin irritation such as rashes to calm and eradicate any itchiness.
Dry, cracked heels: Slater this on your feet before popping on socks and going to bed, it’ll help ensure your feet are sandal-ready this summer.
Waterproof mascara remover: Rub a little of the cream onto lashes and then wipe with cotton wool.
Eye Sheen: This balm applied over bare eyelids gives a modern and glossy finish to your makeup look.
Keep it in the fridge: For the ultimate in cooling keep the Elizabeth Arden 8 Hour Cream in the fridge so you can revel in the cooling effect on the skin.
Dewy Complexion: Apply it on the cheekbones, where you would normally put highlighter, for a dewy makeup look. It’s reflective by doesn’t add any colour.
One thing that is for sure is once you try Elizabeth Arden 8 Hour Cream you will wonder how you have managed to live without it for so long, this cream hasn’t reached cult status by being mediocre.
Last update on 2018-02-22 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API