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The Ordinary- Help please

(11 Posts)
hollyisalovelyname Sat 27-Jan-18 19:07:28

Advice please oh wise Style and Beauty Mumsnetters.
Should I buy The Ordinary Buffet or Matrixyl ?

Do you need to use moisturiser with them ?
I have ageing sensitive skin.

BuzzKillington Sat 27-Jan-18 19:10:45

I use Buffet and use moisturiser and then spf on top.

There is a FB group, but it's hardcore.

hollyisalovelyname Sat 27-Jan-18 19:22:34

Thank you.
I've never had spots or acne.
My skin is dryish

PaperdollCartoon Sat 27-Jan-18 19:26:43

I use Buffet and find it a bit drying in patches in my dry-prone skin, so you might need a thicker moisturiser

BuzzKillington Sat 27-Jan-18 19:37:01

I went to The Ordinary shop in Covent Garden yesterday. I was inappropriately excited.

AdidasGirl Sat 27-Jan-18 19:51:21

Buffet is brilliant.
I have almost every product they do.
I get mine from Asos as free next day delivery.

Wtfdoicare Sat 27-Jan-18 19:52:16

I've used both but apart from moisturising didn't find either wowing.

PajamasnoDramas Sun 28-Jan-18 11:09:16

I'm coming to the end of the matrixyl I ordered in November and I'm a bit underwhelmed by it. It was no miracle product for me despite regular use.

HisBetterHalf Fri 09-Feb-18 21:35:18

Just started using Matryxil and really like it so far. Skin looks fresher and plumper and even OH has noticed and commented. Great product for the price. I use it with the Clarins Double Serum

Ofthread Fri 09-Feb-18 23:33:15

I’m not getting on with matrixyl,

Ofthread Fri 09-Feb-18 23:34:56

I actually prefer the hyaluronic acid, it’s also a bit more moisturising. OP, both buffet and matrixyl are serums, you don’t need both really. I don’t need a moisturiser but I’m pretty oily.

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