Holiday 2012 / Launches / The Look Book

Origins Gift Guide For Holiday 2012

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This is the season to be jolly and get in the spirit of gift giving (and getting).

This year, give loved ones festive sets and green stocking stuffers filled with Origins favourites that are powered by nature and proven by science. Origins products are formulated using potent plants, organic ingredients and 100% natural essential oils that help hydrate, nourish and soothe all skin types.

All sets can be festively wrapped in Origins signature eco-friendly gift wrap and finished with a flare of raffia ribbon.

In accordance with Origins long-standing commitment to protecting the planet, its resources and all those who populate it, their holiday sets are offered in recyclable gift boxes that are crafted from 80% recycled materials.

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I have personally handpicked a few of my favourite sets with more details and information below. This year, Origins has put together the Mask Marvels again – great savings for three 75ml masks (Drink Up 10 min Mask + Clear Improvement Charcoal Mask + Out of Trouble 10 min Mask).

Let’s take a closer look at rest of the gift sets.

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Give the gift that makes all the difference!

Create a different world for your skin with this clinically botanical breakthrough set that proves that skin damage is not forever. The Rose of Jericho is a “resurrection” plant that can survive after decades of drought and losing 98% of it water content. Then it returns to life unscathed when hydrated with just a little water!

Cell-reviving Trehalose from corn sugar and Sea Haricots help skin to rebound from dramatic dehydration. Oceanic Flora repairs an aging appearance due to UV and environmental exposure.

Secure the future of your skin with:

  • Make A Difference™ Rejuvenating cleansing milk 50ml
  • Make A Difference™ Skin rejuvenating treatment lotion 50ml
  • Make A Difference™ Plus+ Skin rejuvenating treatment 30ml
  • Make A Difference™ Skin rejuvenating Night Gel Cream 50ml

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Just because the years move forward doesn’t mean that you can’t turn back the hands of time! The powerhouse products in this age-defying gift set will leave you with a visibly more youthful-looking complexion in no time.

The perfect starting point for your anti-aging regimen, Plantscription™ Anti-aging cleanser thoroughly washes away dirt, makeup and impurities in one simple step. The gentle cleansing system contains the breakthrough anti-aging ingredient, Anogeissus, a sacred tree that protects collagen and boost skin’s production of fibrillin, along with Oat Protein and Jasmine Flowers to condition skin and preserve the vital moisture balance. Dead skin cells are quickly dislodged and released, encouraging a smooth, refreshed, more youthful-looking complexion.

Next, Plantscription™ Anti-aging treatment lotion has a milky texture that penetrates skin on contact to deliver softening and conditioning benefits. Powered by breakthrough ingredient, Anogeissus, a sacred tree that protects natural, and fortified with Jasmine Flowers, Caffeine and Aloe Leaf, this lightweight, moisture-rich treatment lotion helps restore a smooth texture and a youthful radiance to skin.

Nature’s next generation power plant, Plantscription™ Anti-aging serum noticeably reduces wrinkle length and depth in as little as four weeks without photosensitivity, skin shedding, burning, stinging, redness, dryness, flaking and itching.

Give your eyes a lift from nature, and see a younger you! Plantscription™ Anti-aging eye treatment is a fast-penetrating gel that visibly repairs four visible signs of eye-area aging, including the appearance of crow’s feet, cross hatching and crepey lids while lifting and firming saggy skin.

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The perfect gift for the perfect person! According to scientists at University Hospitals of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University, Silver Tip White Tea has been shown to boost skin’s natural defense function and help protect against the damaging effects of the sun and aging.

This set includes four products infused with the key ingredient of White Tea:

  • A Perfect World™ Antioxidant cleanser with White Tea to wash away impurities.
  • A Perfect World™ Age-defense treatment lotion with White Tea to prepare skin for treatments to follow.
  • A Perfect World™ White Tea Skin Guardian creates an impenetrable shield, safeguarding skin from stress, pollution and other environmental aggressors before they can age or damage skin.
  • Let your skin receive the ultimate boost of antioxidant protection! Pair with skin guardian, A Perfect World™ Antioxidant Moisturizer with White Tea contains a unique combination of powerful

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As 2013 rolls in, treat skin to a stronger, healthier and more resilient future with a dose of Dr. Andrew Weil for Origins™ gift set. This set contains products formulated for sensitive skin that help visibly quell irritation, boost radiance, benefit skin’s overall health and optimize skin’s defenses against aging.

Your first step toward visible skin wellness, Dr. Andrew Weil for Origins™ Mega-Mushroom Skin Relief Face Cleanser quickly removes the most tenacious make-up, sunscreen and other impurities. Licorice extract helps reduce skin irritation while Bisabolol, a derivative of the Chamomile flower, soothes reactive skin so it appears calmer and healthier.

The upgraded Mega-Mushroom Skin Relief Advanced Face Serum is specifically designed to instantly soothe irritated skin, thereby helping to prevent premature signs of aging.

If your skin craves lightweight, oil-free hydration, look no further than Dr. Andrew Weil for Origins™ Mega-Mushroom Skin Relief Face Lotion. A great alternative for those with combination/oily skin, this formula contains Dr. Weil’s “Signature Six” blend of Ginger, Turmeric and Holy Basil combined with Hypsizygus Ulmarius and Chaga Mushrooms as well as Narcissus Lily Bulb to help your skin feel quenched and supple.

Formulated with Hypsizygus Ulmarius and Chaga Mushrooms, as well as Narcissus Lily Bulb Extract, Dr. Andrew Weil for Origins™ Mega-Mushroom Skin Relief Face Cream is an ultra-hydrating moisturizer that helps optimize skin’s defenses against age accelerators. Menyanthus and Heather Extract help restore firmness and buoyancy while Fucoidan from Okinawan Seaweed, Wheat and Corn lipids work to prevent moisture loss.

Dr. Andrew Weil donates all of his after-tax profits from the sale of Dr. Andrew Weil for Origins to the Weil Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting integrative medicine through training, education and research.

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Celebrate with the greats. With Origins newest and most popular products, this powerhouse of a holiday set is two gift sets in one, making it the ultimate high-performance present.

Plantscription™ Anti-aging serum is clinically proven to have 88% of the visible wrinkle-reducing power of a leading prescription wrinkle ingredient without unintended effects of photosensitivity, skin shedding, burning, stinging, redness, dryness, flaking and itching. This lightweight serum is proven safe and effective for all skin types.

Plantscription™ Anti-aging eye treatment is a fast-penetrating gel that visibly repairs four visible signs of eye-area aging including the appearance of crow’s feet, cross hatching and crepey lids while lifting and firming saggy skin.

The perfect follow-up to the lightweight Plantscription Anti-aging eye treatment, Starting Over™ Age-erasing eye cream with Mimosa is a rich eye cream that instantly hydrates the eye area. With daily use, eyelid creepiness is smoothed while the look of unsightly dark circles and under-eye puffiness is reduced. When the holiday season ends, your body might feel fatigued but your eye area appears more rested, revitalized and youthful.

Rich, creamy Checks and Balances™ Frothy face wash helps confused skin find its balance as Broad Leaf Kelp Extract discourages excess oil while Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein balances and protects dry prone zones. Uplifting aromas of Geranium, Bergamot, Spearmint and Lavender soothe the body and mind.

With the festive, warming scent of Ginger and Bergamot, Ginger Souffle™ Whipped body cream contains a skin-nourishing combination of Olive, Grape Seed, Rice Bran and Apricot Kernel Oils that invisibly surrounds skin in ultra-hydrating softness.

Lather up with the luxuriously fragrant Ginger Burst™ Savory body wash and wash away the day’s debris.

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Ginger is revered for its ability to stimulate the body and increase energy, something highly valued during the hectic holiday season. Eliminate all stiffness and tensions build up throughout the year when you sink into this creamy, bubbling bath elixir Ginger Float™ Cream bubble bath. Feel the purifying-powers of pungent Ginger warm and invigorate weary, while the citrusy-crisp scent of lush, lighthearted Lemon, Lime and Bergamont lifts listless spirits.

Upon stepping into the shower, lightly-scented Incredible Spreadable™ Smoothing Ginger Body Scrub helps buff roughness away, revealing bright skin that was once scaly, dull and gray. Olive and Jojoba Oils deeply hydrate to soften even the driest of winter skin.

Before dressing, protect skin against harsh winter weather with Ginger Souffle™ Whipped body cream. Skin-nourishing Olive, Grape Seed, Rice Bran and Apricot Kernel Oils invisibly surround skin in softness and make sure skin stays hydrated, soft and supple.

Feel the tightness of a harried day miraculously melt away as you welcome the festive!

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Perfect for hitting the road over the holiday season, this set of travel size products will have your man looking squeaky clean and polished from head to toe – a gift in and of itself!

Blade Runner® Energizing shave cream– This lightweight, energizing shave cream provides a comfortable, friction-free shave with a built-in cooling burst of refreshingly fragrant Coriander, Australian Eucalyptus and French Peppermint. Soothing Kukui Nut Oil and calming Soybean Oil help razor blades sail across skin to ensure a close, smooth shave without any nicks, cuts or burns.

Save the Males™ Multi-benefit moisturizer is especially designed to meet the unique skin care needs of men. This oil-free, lightweight moisturizer leaves skin kissably smooth and soft thanks to Carrot Protein and other natural actives that work to keep skin hydrated and healthy.

Exfoliate rough, dry skin with Skin Diver® Active Charcoal body scrub. Dead Sea Salts and Organic Brown sugar help to slough away dead cells while Wheat Germ, Soybean and Olive oils nourish dry, winter skin.

Lather up with Checks and Balances™ Frothy face wash. Broad Leaf Kelp Extract and Wheat Protein help skin find an equilibrium between dry and oily areas, while whisking away stubborn surface debris. Skin feels comfortably balanced and refreshed immediately after cleansing.

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This festive stocking stuffer contains everything needed to achieve a gorgeous, glowing holiday look. Small enough to bring with you everywhere you go (and glow!) this gift is proof of the adage that good things really do come in small packages.

GinZing™ Refreshing eye cream to brighten and depuff instantly infuses radiance back into the eye area while simultaneously helping to reduce the appearance of dark circles and puffiness. During sensory testing, 86% agreed that skin around the eyes appeared brighter and more radiant, while 80% noticed a reduction in under eye puffiness.

VitaZing™ BB SPF 35 / PA+++ Revitalizing Cream with Mangosteen immediately corrects, perfects and protects skin by providing eight powerful benefits in one lightweight, oil-free formulation. A blend of natural ingredients tackles existing concerns to brighten, revitalize, perfect and protect skin.

Get high-wattage shine with Liquid Lip Color in shade Really Rosy. Aloe, Vitamin E and Rice Bran Oil moisturize lips while cooling Mint leaves a refreshing zing for a multi-sense-ational smile.


All Origins Gift Sets are available at all Origins counters island-wide.

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