I haven’t been out in the sun too much this summer, but it doesn’t look it’s best right now. So, I am trying different skin care treatments and moisturizers to get my skin in shape for the cooler weather.
Aromatherapy Associates Revitalising Face Oil ($76 USD) — An effective blend of potent essential oils and natural plant extracts to restore vitality to dull skin. Frankincense, renowned for its rejuvenating and firming properties is combined with Borage and Rose to smooth your skin’s appearance and enhance radiance, for a healthy, glowing complexion.
What I think: My dull skin can sure use this hydrating face oil. I love using this at night and in the morning, my skin is soft and glowing. I love the natural oils and plant extracts. It is also a light oil, not greasy at all.
Available at http://www.aromatherapyassociates.com/usa
PCA SKIN Purifying Mask ($56 USD) — An at-home clay-based treatment mask that exfoliates, detoxifies and removes impurities, leaving skin smooth, clear and bright.
- A well-balanced botanical blend to promote a clear complexion
- Clay-based mask that eliminates built-up impurities in pores
- Micro-fine pumice to gently exfoliate built-up surface debris
PCA SKIN Intensive Clarity Treatment ($106 USD) — Vital for acneic skin, this salicylic acid formula includes retinol, niacinamide and hexylresorcinol to dramatically reduce and prevent breakouts, while ethyl linoleate, retinopeptide and lilac stem cell extract reduce sebum production and inflammation. With patented OmniSome delivery technology, the ingredients are delivered deeper into the skin for improved results.
What I think: I do still get breakouts (plus I have teenage daughters), so it is important to have quality clearing skin care on hand. Masks are popular now, as they should be, there’s one for each skin concern. This mask removes dirt and gunk in the skin and helps it stay clear. The clarity treatment is nice at night. Skin is much smoother and clearer in the morning!
Purchase at PCASKIN.com
Nassif MD Detox Pads ($45 USD) — Do you want maximum beauty with minimal effort? These exfoliating pads help cleanse, refresh and even the look of skin in just a couple swipes.
Nassif MD Hydro-Screen Hydrating Serum ($80 USD) — How advanced is your skincare routine? Up your beauty advantages with this serum that was formulated by top chemists to yield optimal results. Lightweight and moisturizing, it absorbs quickly to reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles and leave skin looking fresher and more youthful.
Nassif MD Night Beauty Therapy Serum ($75 USD) — If you’re a fan of beauty sleep, get ready to take it to the next level. This age-defying night serum addresses the look of dry skin, visible wrinkles, uneven skin tone and lack of firmness to deliver a more youthful appearance. Its concentrated formula gently delivers retinol to skin and leaves it looking smoother and firmer. Get the more beautiful skin you’ve been dreaming of — and all while enjoying those
What I think: I am always a fan of a good exfoliating pad. I use the Detox pads after I clean my face, they get any left behind dirt in my pores and leave my skin smooth and clear.
The hydrating serum is good for the day because it is so light. Since it does sink in so quickly, it works well under my day moisturizer, or CC cream. The night serum has retinol and smoothes the skin overnight and it’s much smoother by morning.
Purchase at http://www.hsn.com