I’m generally a big fan of organic skincare. Of course, there are a few brands and ingredients here and there that don’t exactly gel well with my sensitive, acne-prone skin, but for the most part, my skin tends to be happiest with simpler ingredients straight from nature. If you have a similar skin type or just love discovering brands that champion botanical skincare, look no further. I found the crème de la crème of organic skincare, and it’s aesthetician-made. That’s how you know it’s good.
Monastery products are handmade in small batches and designed to worked with your skin’s natural healing mechanisms. Instead of using harsh ingredients that can often degrade this repair system, the formulas incorporate botanical ingredients, each one chosen for its healing properties and gentle effect on the skin. It hasn’t been an easy journey finding the right products for my sensitive, acne-prone skin, but Monastery products brought some much-needed life and an impeccable glow back to my skin. The brand was kind enough to send me the entire line to try, and I’m sharing my thoughts below. Although I know it isn’t exactly a drugstore-priced brand (ugh), I promise these products are made with love and well worth the price. Keep reading for all my thoughts and favorites.