In the Spotlight

In The Spotlight: Manuka Doctor

Specialising in beauty products made from pure Manuka Honey and certified bee venom, Manuka Doctor aim to nourish and smooth complexions and leave you with supremely healthy skin that radiates. We uncover the brand’s history and take a look at some of their cult products…

The History

Originating in New Zealand, Manuka Doctor’s roots are set firmly in the clean green mountains where their Bee Keepers produce the best quality Manuka Honey from their hives. Launching the UK’s first ever Purified Bee Venom beauty range in 2011, this forward-thinking brand has since received cult status through its receiving of prestigious awards and nominations. With an impressive product-range, Manuka Doctor aim to harness the natural power of the hives to bring a plethora of innovative beauty products to the market. Naturally inspired but scientifically enhanced, these products lead the way in products that harness the natural goodness of nature to help maintain a healthy balance and promote wellbeing.

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The Philosophy

Harnessing the power of the highest performing ingredients from the hive, Manuka Doctor offer naturally inspired, scientifically enhanced skincare formulations that are refined, concentrated and 100% bee friendly. At the core of their brand is the determination to deliver genuine benefits to the skin, for the ultimate in skin confidence, every day.

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I love Manuka Doctor skincare, I use it every day to enhance my natural beauty  – Kourtney Kardashian
(Global Brand Ambassador)

Putting women’s needs and concerns at the heart of their products, Manuka Doctor aim to provide the appropriate balance of essential ingredients formulated to offer functional, natural solutions. Adhering to the highest standard in ingredient selection and manufacturing processes, this innovative brand assure the best quality, natural formulations that have the technical backing of expert research.

The Favourites:

Manuka Doctor Apirefine Lip Enhancer

What’s in it?

Treat your lips to the plumping properties of Manuka Doctor’s Apirefine Lip Enhancer, a peppermint scanted lip formula that works to plump up the appearance of your lips. Clinically proven to increase lip volume in just 5 minutes, this innovative product utilises Purified Vee Venom, Manuka Honey and Hyaluronic Acid to boost natural collagen formation and redefine the lip-contour for a smoother, younger-looking smile. Intensely hydrating, this multi-purpose product will leave lips looking suitably moisturised and volumised.

When to use: To be used daily when lips are feeling dehydrated.

Expert tip: Apply the product on top of your favourite lipstick for a slight lip enhancement and increased shine.

Manuka Doctor Apinourish Age-Defying Eye Cream

What’s in it?

Infused with Purified Bee Venom and Manuka Honey, this hydrating treatment from Manuka Doctor works to boost collagen and natural stimulate elastin reproduction to plump skin and refine the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes. Skin-tautening tannins from oak, extracts of botanical Silicon and an advanced Octapeptide are each clinically proven to help reduce the depth of wrinkles, working to smooth and tone their appearance for a more youthful looking eye area.

When to use: Use morning and night as part of your daily skincare routine. For best results, follow with Manuka Doctor’s Apinourish Firm Skin Facial Moisturiser

Expert tip: Dot the cream around the eye area, using your fingertip to delicately place on fine skin.

 Manuka Doctor Apinourish Rejuvenating Face Mask

What’s in it?

Enriched with collagen boosting Purified Bee Venom, this anti-ageing mask naturally uplifts, combats wrinkles and encourages the regeneration and repair of skin cells. Manuka Honey provides a moisture boost, helping to improve the elasticity and texture whilst royal jelly is renowned for stimulating collagen production to reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles. Suitable for all skin types, this lavish formula is quickly absorbed leaving skin ultra-hydrated and silky-smooth.

When to use: Use the face mask once or twice a week as a luxurious treat for your skin.

Expert tip: Apply liberally to the face, neck and décolletage immediately after cleansing. Leave the mask on for 30 minutes for a deeper, moisturising treatment.

Manuka Doctor Brightening Facial Oil

What’s in it?

Fortified with a deeply nourishing, antioxidant-rich blend of Argan, Rosehip and Avocado oils, this anti-ageing treatment from Manuka Doctor defends against oxidative damage and environmental aggressors, whilst a dose of Manuka Oil leaves skin smooth, refined and even toned. Working to boost elasticity and minimise the appearance of age spots, this innovative product will leave you with a luminous, fresh complexion.

When to use: After cleansing, dispense a few drops onto the fingertips and gently massage into the face, neck and décolletage until absorbed.

Expert tip: Mix a few drops into your day and night cream for an extra boost of elasticity.



Wellness Expert