Beauty rituals for women are sacred as they beautify both the body & mind, and one of the famed luxurious rituals that women across the world indulge in is that perfected by Moroccan women. For centuries, Moroccan women have been using natural, home-grown elements for radiant complexions and glossy manes. Oils for the skin, herbal concoctions for the hair, deep exfoliation and the use of clay for soft skin, Hammam purification sessions - these rituals have always been a vital part of their lifestyles and is now a part of the country’s rich heritage.
Drawing inspiration from its incredibly diverse Moroccan heritage, izil showcases an all-natural skincare line for those seeking a luxurious beauty indulgence. Using traditional formulas, izil provides a unique me-moment of luxury and pampering. izil harnesses the benefits of the world’s rarest and finest natural Argan oil sourced from the Atlas Mountains to bring about beauty transformations.
izil’s beauty products range from everyday care to the more luxurious and indulgent, created to suit the discerning beauty clientele worldwide. The natural products, inspired by traditional recipes and employing the secrets of Moroccan beauty & wellness techniques truly boast the best of ‘pure’ beauty that exalt the senses and channel true inner charm. Each product is made from nature’s purest, most potent ingredients and finest fragrances. Every care is taken to make certain that your beauty ritual is as effective as it is enjoyable.
Founded by Mouna Abassy in 2012 in the UAE, the brand has opened its first standalone boutique in the heart of Downtown Dubai, at the world’s largest shopping mall, The Dubai Mall. The elevated retail concept brings izil’s beauty collections to life, including the luxury Hammam ritual, herbs, clays and oils, as well as its newest face-care, body-care and hair-care products.
The opulent beauty boutique is inspired by elements that link to the brand’s core values of marrying ancient and traditional beauty recipes with modern, therapeutic rituals that are minimal, effective and luxurious. Customers can indulge in in-store pampering sessions and also receive personalised skincare consultations from the brand’s trained beauty specialists.
Here are some of izil’s best-selling beauty picks for skin clarification and intense hydration:
Green Tea Antioxidant Face Mask - AED 179
Containing white clay, green tea and organic Moroccan Argan oil, this mask provides the skin with an instant detox. Rich in minerals and vitamins, it helps to draw impurities whilst exfoliating the complexion. It eliminates toxins, excess oils and dead skin cells that congest the skin and cause blackheads and blemishes.
Illuminating Almond Scrub - AED 185
Combining the amazing benefits of almonds and honey to deeply cleanse your skin, this scrub nourishes and gives a glowing complexion. The skin replenishing ingredients remove dry and dead cells and improve skin tone while antibacterial properties help fight breakouts.
100% Pure Prickly Pear Seed Oil - AED 345
Containing vitamin E and K, amino acids and antioxidants to help anti-aging, this pure pressed oil speeds up your skins cell turnover rate, allowing new collagen to come through, giving you an overall bright, smooth complexion. If you are dealing with some sort of redness or inflammation, this oil will soothe your skin.
Ultimate Brightening Set - AED 659
This set contains the Green Tea Antioxidant Face Mask, Green Tea Whitening Scrub, 100% Pure Prickly Pear Seed Oil and Pure Damask Rose Water Toner. All these products work to exfoliate, soften and brighten the skin.
Golden Glow Face Mask - AED 189
It cleans, clears and tightens the skin for a youthful radiant complexion. The honey and propolis work together to open the pores and clear them of bacteria, whilst the clay deeply penetrates the skin to remove impurities. This deeply nourishes and moisturizes the skin leaving it visibly lifted, hydrated, balanced and bright.
Rosy Glow Toner – AED 125
It is made with Aker Fassi, Rose Water, Rice Protein and Niacinamide, this toner works to tighten pores, reduce excessive loss of hydration and boost the production of skin-strengthening ceramides.
Argan Oil – AED 145 for 50ML and AED 264 for 100ML
It’s the world’s rarest oil in its purest, most potent form. This oil is multipurpose and can be used on face, body, hair and nails.
IZIL is available online at izilbeauty.com with worldwide delivery and now at the newly launched boutique in The Dubai Mall.