MONU Recovery Balm 180ml

Recovery Balm 180ml Pump Bottle
Recovery Balm 180ml Pump Bottle

★ ★ ★ ★ ★ 8 Reviews, Read/Write

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Key Actives


Blackcurrant Seed Oil is particularly high in gamma linolenic essential fatty acid, particularly Omega 6 and Omega 3. Called “essential” because our body cannot reproduce them, they form part of the lipid layer and are vital for healthy skin. They help prevent skin dryness, restore optimal moisture balance and maintain the skin’s barrier function.

Evening Primrose Oil

Evening Primrose oil is rich in Gamma Linolenic essential fatty acid, particularly Omega 6. Called “essential” because our body cannot reproduce them, they form part of the lipid layer and are vital for healthy skin. They help prevent skin dryness, restore optimal moisture balance and maintain the skin’s barrier function.

Bergamot Essential Oil

Bergamot is an essence taken from the peel of a Mediterranean citrus fruit. Its delightful fresh fragrance has an uplifting and calming effect.

Cassia Alata Leaf Extract

From a Tropical habitat, this extract has developed a powerful defence mechanism. This compound helps to protect mitochondrial DNA from degradation. It supports the cell’s natural repair system by combating the harmful effects of the sun.

Marine Peptide

From the seaweed Enteromorpha compressa. This material works with the skin’s neuromediators, helping to block the message telling the skin cells to over-react to stress. It has a soothing action and improves the comfort of thin, sensitive and dry skin. It helps to reduce skin tightening, stinging and reddening. 


This special oil has a gentle, floral aroma that is extremely mood enhancing. It is used in skincare when treating sensitive skin and can also lift the spirits. Only a little of this essence is required, as its perfume is intense. 

Shea Butter

This is fat extracted from the kernels of the African tree. Aids absorption of active ingredients and leaves a protective film on the skin. 


An indulgently soothing formulation that provides effective relief for sensitive or stressed skin. Combining the relaxing scents of soft Rose and Bergamot oils with Evening Primrose and Blackcurrant Seed oils to reduce redness, relieve irritation and thoroughly hydrate the skin.


Perfect for all skin types.


Top Tip: Perfect for use when skin is suffering from the elements. Its intensive soothing properties are perfect for calming skin that is stressed from sun or wind exposure.


How to use

Apply a small amount to the face and neck in the morning and evening after cleansing and toning using gentle upwards motions.


Paraben free formulation.

Current Reviews

Talia Shani ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

This is an amazing balm it has done wonders for the condition of my skin, I now don’t have any dry eczema patches on my face thanks to this little miracle balm. My skin is very dry but I find lots of products just block my pores but this balm is perfect, it smells great but is not over powering and I only need to use a small amount, I mostly use in the evenings so I wake up with my skin feeling and looking refreshed and not at all dry or patchy and it seems to really help even my skin tone.

30 Jan 2017, 09:09 (7 years ago)

Wendy ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Just wanted to let you know how successful I've found your products to be. I received the Recovery Balm in a beauty box from an online retailer around a year ago, and have consistently used this, and many of your other products since then. I have lupus (SLE), which at times has given me severe inflammation of the skin on my face, particularly nose and chin. With consistent use of your products, I no longer have to take oral antibiotics (prescribed for anti inflammatory properties), and my skin is healthier looking than it's been in years. No idea what your secret is, but thank you! In all seriousness, there might be a possible link for your company with dermatology and /or rheumatology practice, be it private or NHS. As a clinician myself, it makes such a welcome change to find a simple product that makes a difference without any risk.

9 May 2016, 11:40 (8 years ago)

Anon ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Great product, calming to the skin and none greasy.

2 Feb 2016, 15:46 (8 years ago)

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2 Feb 2016, 15:46 (8 years ago)

Anon ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

I love this one. It is very soothing. I tend to put it on after I have washed and dried my hair because my face is then quite red and hot and feels a little dry. I also love the scent of the essential oils.

2 Feb 2016, 15:45 (8 years ago)

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2 Feb 2016, 15:45 (8 years ago)

Lindsey ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

It does calm my irritated skin! Smell so great too! Love it

2 Feb 2016, 15:45 (8 years ago)

Anon ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Great product, light, none greasy, calming to the skin.

2 Feb 2016, 15:44 (8 years ago)

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Aqua (Water), Cetearyl Alcohol, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Oil, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Glycerin, Octyl Dodecyl Stearoyl Stearate, C12-C15 Alkyl Benzoate, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Cyclotetrasiloxane, Cyclopentasiloxane, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Dimethicone, Phenoxyethanol, Coconut Alcohol, Oenothera Biennis (Evening Primrose) Oil, Ribes Nigrum (Blackcurrant) Seed Oil, Betaine, Panthenol, Inulin, Alpha-Glucan Oligosaccharide Bisabolol, Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Polyacrylamide, Coco Glucoside, C13-14 isoparaffin, Cassia Alata Leaf Extract, Acetyl Tetrapeptide-15, Sodium Hyaluronate, Rosa Damascena Flower Oil, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Oil, Limonene, Linalool, Citronellol, Geraniol, Eugenol, Citral, Farnesol, Xanthan Gum, Tocopherol, Disodium EDTA, Laureth-7, Ethylhexylglycerin, Sorbic Acid.