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The Seaweed-inspired Beauty Products
Health and beauty
August 2023
Reading time 4 Minutes

Marine-based ingredients such as seaweed and algae are rich in antioxidants, amino acids and soothing agents, all of which provide a host of skincare benefits

From regulating oil production to booting radiance, here are all the seaweed-inspired beauty products you need to try.

We love this gentle shampoo infused with a nutrient-rich trio of royal sugar kelp, pacific sea kelp and green microalgae. Seaweed Shampoo, £27 Bumble and Bumble

This ultra-lightweight facial oil is infused with a trio of seaweeds to minimise fine lines and wrinkles. Pro-Collagen Marine Oil, £69 Elemis

Use this lightweight serum for layering in your beauty routine for a healthy youthful glow. Earth Sourced Power Berry Serum, £34 Paula’s Choice

With Atlantic kelp extracts, microalgae oil and plankton extracts, this rich body oil leaves your skin beautifully moisturised, replenished and softened. Anti-fatigue Toning Body Oil, £38 Ren

For dramatically fuller, thicker and longer lashes, this mascara uses red seaweed for a super-volumising formula. Faux Cils Mascara, £44 Chantecaille  

Enriched with algae extract, this oil softens lips to leave a shiny, non-sticky finish. Hydration Boosting Algae Lip Oil £2.99 Essence 

Powered by La Mer’s Miracle Broth of fermented sea kelp, this lotion delivers a rush of liquid energy to jumpstart your regime. The Treatment Lotion, £190 La Mer

Perfect for lifting and tightening, this contouring gel uses pure algae collagen to improve skin elasticity and firmness. Form Control Marine Collagen Gel, £140 Kat Burkin

Blend this green tinted concealer to cover up imperfections and redness, while seaweed extracts help reduce the appearance of problem skin. Corrective Concealer, £32 Repêchage

Just three drops of this concentrated solution help to calm irritation and reduce visible redness on sensitive skin. Calming Algae Complex, £38 Bobbi Brown

Wake up to better skin – this nutrient-rich night cream contains two types of seaweed extract to deeply hydrate and soothe skin. Marine Night Cream, £58 Haeckels 

Cleanse and revitalise your skin with sustainably sourced organic seaweed from France’s rugged Breton coastline. Seaweed & Arnica Shower Gel, £15 Neal’s Yard Remedies

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