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QV Face Exfoliating Polish

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  • Helen Sep 13 ,2016 at 3:42 am

    Hi Ego, do you use plastic micro-beads in any of your products?
    The ingredients of this product look like you might do so, in which case I'd like to let you know that they are very bad for the environment & are in fact being banned in Europe - mainly because they are too small to be caught by filtration systems, and end up in the oceans.
    Cheers, Helen

  • Ego Pharmaceuticals Sep 13 ,2016 at 4:20 am

    Hi Helen,

    Thank you for contacting us concerning the QV Face Exfoliating Polish.

    The current formulation of our QV Face Exfoliating Polish contains polyethylene beads, which were selected due to the distinct low risk of irritation to sensitive skin. We are aware of the discussion concerning synthetic microbeads and their effect on the environment, and have reviewed the ingredients in this product to ascertain if there is a more sustainable alternative that can replace polyethylene and result in the same efficacy and suitability for sensitive skin.

    Unfortunately reformulating a product is not as simple as substituting one ingredient for another. New ingredients must be assessed for their compatibility with existing ingredients and the resulting formulation then subjected to stability trials. However we are pleased to say that a new QV Face Exfoliating Polish, containing biodegradable microbeads, is due to be launched in the next couple of months.

    Many thanks,
    The Ego Team

  • Helen Sep 14 ,2016 at 2:03 am

    Thanks Ego Team
    Very glad to hear that you're already in the process to make changes regarding the micro beads!
    Cheers, Helen

  • Lisa May 22 ,2014 at 7:11 am

    Beautiful i loved this leaves my skin feeling fresh young & smooth

  • Claire May 22 ,2014 at 7:07 am

    I found this to be quite pleasant not too harsh and didnt make my skin red which almost always happens. I think I will be using this again.

  • Claire Nov 06 ,2012 at 10:40 am

    I found this to be quite pleasant, not too harsh and didn't make my skin red, which almost always happens. I think I will be using this again.

  • barbara finucci Nov 05 ,2012 at 12:19 am

    I have tried many many times over the last few months to give feedback, i also had a letter with an email address erin@gvtestdrive.com which I sent emails countless times to no avail, i then would add .au to email address and still no luck.

    From your latest email in my inbox which states click here this is what I get.

    404 - page not found

    Sorry, the page you're looking for has gotten lost! Either keep looking, or try to find what you were after below.

    I then found section comments and could see feedback from someone else who had same problem so thats how i got to the page.

    product was fabulous, i love the scent, the feel, and the end results and getting compliments on my skin

  • Linda Van Uitregt Oct 22 ,2012 at 12:01 pm

    Re: Test of QV Face Exfoliating Polish. I'm not sure if this is where to leave my review as all your links seem broken or out of date. However the exfoliating polish is as good as the communication was bad. I love the feel of my skin after using the polish. It is not so rough that you feel like you sanded your face and not so weak that you wouldn't bother. It felt just right and my skin felt just right after using it. I'm more than happy to review other products of QV as I am sure I would switch after using them just like I'm switching to QV Face Exfoliating Polish. Thankyou for the trial.

  • Lisa Chawner Oct 22 ,2012 at 7:01 am

    Beautiful, i loved this, leaves my skin feeling fresh, young & smooth!

  • Renee Hulbert Sep 13 ,2012 at 11:54 am

    I loved the QV Exfoliating polish. I prefer a cream cleanser but loved the fine exfoliation that this product gave, gentle enough to use everyday but still give that fresh feeling you get from exfoliating.

  • Rachel Sep 10 ,2012 at 7:43 pm

    QV Face Exfoliating Polish is perfect for sensitive skin-it has tiny beads that genly exfoliate your skin but is not too abrasive and it leaves your skin soft and supple!

  • Marie Sep 09 ,2012 at 7:23 am

    The first time I used QV Face Exfoliating Polish, I found the beads a little harsh to apply. Adding more water seemed to fix that problem. The product leaves my skin feeling clean, smooth and fresh without irritation. I can use it regularly too!

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QV Face Exfoliating Polish
Embrace fresh, glowing skin with QV Face Exfoliating Polish. The dual-action formulation exfoliates and cleanses. The added Avemide 15™ calms and soothes skin and safflower oil replenishes moisture levels leaving your skin feeling silky soft.

Benefits
• Gentle enough to be used everyday, and suitable for dry or sensitive skin.
• Removes impurities and dead skin cells.
• Invigorates skin renewal for a glowing, younger-looking complexion.
• Contains Safflower oil to replenish moisture levels, vitamin E to provide antioxidant benefits, vitamin B3 complex to reduce skin sensitivity.
• Enhanced PCa+ to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

Sizes Available
150g flip top tube

Apply desired amount of QV face Exfoliating Polish to damp, clean skin. Using circular motions gently massage the face and neck, avoiding the delicate areas around the lip and eye contour. Rinse well with warm water.

Aqua (Water), Glycerin, Paraffinum Liquidum, Glyceryl Stearate (and) PEG-100 Stearate, Cetyl Alcohol, Cellulose Acetate, Niacinamide, Cathamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Sodium PCA, Avena Sativa (Oat) Kernel Extract, 1,2-Hexanediol (and) Caprylyl Glycol, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Triaethanolamine, Panthenol, Methylparaben, Polylactic Acid (and) Ultramarines, Tocopherol, Disodium EDTA, Propylparaben.

For a healthy glow exfoliate your skin regularly.