Hydra Active Gel with Aloe Vera & Peppermint Oil


A gentle, non-comodogenic formula that offers shine-free hydration all day long. Hydra Active Gel offers lightweight hydration without making your skin feel greasy.

Activated by the soothing properties of our Himalayan Spring Water to accelerate skin cell renewal within the epidermis for healthier, more resilient skin.  

Need: Enlarged pores, blemishes, oily skin, irritated skin

Key Ingredients

Honey: Helps to keep skin visibly clear by helping to prevent blemishes.

Aloe Vera: Cooling properties to calm and moisturise stressed skin.

Peppermint Oil: The menthol in peppermint has the ability to soothe and cool stressed skin.

Neem: Deeply cleansing to help remove impurities.

Pure Himalayan Spring Water: Our Mineral-rich water includes Calcium, Magnesium, and Potassium which increases skin cell renewal and hydration for softer, smoother, healthy-looking skin that glows.

Full Ingredients: Aqua (Water), Pentylene Glycol, Propanediol, Glycereth-26, Phenoxyethanol, Carbomer, Mel (Honey), Disodium EDTA, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Ethylhexylglycerin, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice Powder, Parfum (Fragrance), Sodium Hydroxide, Citric Acid, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil, Tocopherol, Cl 19140 CYellow 5), Cl 42090 (Blue 1).


- Instant hydration by up to +104%
- 86% reported a lightweight feel
- 85% agreed it doesn't clog pores
- 84% reported calm & cooled skin
- 72% found the look of blemishes improved
- 70% found sebum production balanced

*This clinical trial took place in 2017 on 20 women. Studies were conducted across a 4 hour period.

How To Use

Apply after cleansing and toning the skin. Rapidly sinks into skin to leave you with a naturally soothed, balanced complexion.

Shipping & Returns

Clinically proven to provide long-lasting skin hydration after use and increase hydration by +106%*

This easily absorbed gel moisturiser will hydrate and soothe skin without blocking pores. Moisturise, control shine, and improve the look of blemishes in one easy step!

*This clinical trial took place in 2017 on 10 women. Studies were conducted across a 4 hour period. Assessment of the hydration potential on the upper layers of the epidermis.


Are you Vegan & Cruelty-Free?

Yes! Herbal Essentials is proudly cruelty-free (we love our furry friends!) with over 80% of our range certified by The Vegan Society.

Are your products safe to use during pregnancy and breastfeeding?

As always, your doctor should be your first stop, but yes, all of our products are safe for new moms and moms-to-be.

What is your ethos on ingredients?

Herbal Essentials is a clean beauty brand built on natural actives and botanicals drawing inspiration from the Himalayas. Our skincare products derive their efficacy from the perfect blend of natural ingredients and science. Our products have at least 90% natural origin content. All our ingredients are listed on the individual product pages, so you can see exactly what you are using on your skin.