Monthly Archives: June 2016
If you’re like me, you would have noticed that ‘enzymes’ seem to be the flavour of the month for both clinic treatments and skincare products. With some enzyme based products reading more like a food label, it is difficult to separate the wood from the trees and work out if these enzyme skincare products actually do work. But, before you read on you should know that enzymes in skincare are NOT a fad, I repeat, this is not fad!
So what are enzymes anyway?
As Shannon from self.com puts it, enzymes are the chemicals that hurry up the rate at which other chemical reactions occur. These enzymes are incredibly useful in biological processes, and are also used in the food industry to speed up the ripening and tenderising process.
How do enzymes work in skincare?
Enzymes have two main functions when used in skincare formulations. Some enzymes such as fruit enzymes work to gently exfoliate the skin. Enzym
Sleeping as part of our beauty regimen is probably the closest that you will ever get to a fountain of youth. While you are sleeping your body works to repair itself, which means that the key is to get a solid 7-9 hours of quality shut eye every evening. But what if your skincare could work with your body’s natural repair and rejuvenation process to achieve supercharged results?
Introducing the new Alpha-H Beauty Sleep Power Peel…
Alpha-H Beauty Sleep Power Peel w/ 0.5% Retinol
This nighttime beauty treatment is Alpha-H’s newest and most exciting innovation. Hidden away in the pretty pale lilac bottle is a dual resurfacing treatment and anti-ageing restorative. The way this peel works is by using a combination of Glycolic Acid 14%, Retinol 0.5%,
If you’re not familiar with this range, Cosmedix works to create a healthy relationship with the skin by combining the nest plant-based ingredients with Nobel prize-winning chemistry. The best part is that Cosmedix is gentle yet effective, free of synthetic fragrances, dyes and parabens and are always cruelty free.
From cleansers to serums, Cosmedix works synergistically with the skin to correct some of the most troublesome concerns. You’ll notice that over the coming weeks we will be launching the new and improved packaging for Cosmedix with a stunning new look.
Some of the most notable changes include the new size of Cosmedix Hydrate+ with now 60ml of moisturiser in every tube. The stunning new tube bottle makes for more efficient use of the product, and more durable for travel.