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Dermalogica Dynamic Skin Recovery SPF50 – APRIL

Dermalogica Dynamic Skin Recovery SPF50. SPF moisturiser to help combat aggressive solar and environmental triggers that lead to skin ageing. Dynamic Skin Recovery SPF50 provides the best in facial sun protection by combining our patented polypeptide, with glucosamine and soy to stimulate collagen synthesis, enhancing the skin’s natural ability to fight skin-ageing free radicals (Reactive Oxygen Species). As part of our advanced anti ageing skin care range, Dynamic Skin Recovery SPF50 helps prevent the signs of ageing caused by sugar reacting with proteins in skin (Advanced Glycaemic End products).

Optiphi HA Serum – MARCH

A hydration boosting serum that re-plumps, re-densifies and intensively hydrates the skin.

The combination of low and medium molecular weight hyaluronic acid delivers ‘intelligent hydration’ to not only the surface but to multiple layers of the skin, by intensifying hydration, re-plumping and volumizing.

Imperata Cylindrica Extract penetrates deeply into the skin and offers 24-hour hydration, providing intense dermal moisture.

The Advanced Hydration Complex softens the skin and promotes long-term moisture while reinforcing the skin’s natural barrier. A combination of vitamins,  enzymes and antioxidants, assists in reducing breakouts, strengthens structurally weak skin and promotes collagen production.

Perfect for dehydrated skins in need of additional moisture and nourishment. Skin Quenching Re-Plumper

QMS Intensive Eye Care – FEBRUARY

The QMS Advanced Intensive Eye Care cream is a rich cream for the delicate eye area. Containing an active ingredient complex from the Persian Silk Tree and Sigebeckia Plant, which helps tighten the eyelid area, reduce dark circles and puffiness. Formulated with Bio-Peptide Matrixyl to stimulate the synstheis of collagen and elastic thereby reducing fine lines and wrinkles.

Since launching in 1986 Dr. Erich Schulte, founder of QMS Medicosmetics has revolutionised the way we treat and care for our skin. He sees the future of skincare as being interlinked with the development of modern technologies used to transport the ingredients deep into the epidermal layer.

With every QMS Medicosmetics product you experience powerful, intelligent skincare formulations based on scientific logic not miracles.

Optiphi Hydration Tint SPF20 – JANUARY

This proudly South African range of skin care is born from the knowledge applied in the fields of producing burn wound dressings, wound ointments and even temporary skin substitutes. The understanding of the inner workings of the skin allow Optiphi to create unique and highly effective skin care products with unparalleled results.

Optiphi focus on improving the skins collagen, hyaluronic acid and elastin production, preventing oxidative damage, restoring the skin’s PH balance and reviving barrier function.

The New optiphi Hydration Tint SPF20 offers a breathable, light to medium coverage with mattifying, skin brightening and anti-aging benefits.

The unique pigments used have been treated, allowing for better adhesion and ease of even application, adapting to your individual skin tone for the perfect colour which won’t stain your clothes. The broad spectrum SPF20 offers sun protection without leaving a white film, making it suitable for even the darkest skin

Dermalogica Biolumin C Serum – DECEMBER

Age Smart BioLumin-C SerumDermalogica’s Age Smart BioLumin-C Serum is a high-performance vitamin C serum that optimizes skin’s own defenses to brighten, firm and help dramatically reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

Advanced bio-technology and an ultra-stable vitamin C complex work synergistically to enhance bioavailability of vitamin C to fight oxidative stress and the appearance of skin aging before it starts.

Optiphi Facial Cleanser – NOVEMBER

Facial Cleanser
A multi-functional cleanser to cleanse; tone and gently exfoliate. Formulated at pH 5.5, this cleanser restores balance and can be used as a shaving medium and eye make-up remover. Salicylic Acid calms the skin and provides exfoliation.

The gentle soap-free formulation is suitable for all skin types and conditions.

Deep Cleansing and Soothing Comfort.

How to use: Apply a small amount of Facial Cleanser to a damp face. Lather using light circular motions and rinse well. May be used over the eye as a gentle eye-make-up remover. Use mornings & evenings for best results. Double cleanse in the evenings to remove heavy make-up/sunscreen.

optiphi – Refine Foliant – JULY

This potent chemical exfoliant contains a cocktail of vitamins and alpha hydroxyl acids that effectively smooths rough skin texture, enhancing your skin’s radiance. Our Triple Advanced Complex in this mini-peel is designed to leave your skin looking toned, supple and refined.

Our carefully selected actives deliver the following benefits:

  • Dull skin is eliminated through Vitamin C which brightens the complexion and assists in the alleviation of pigmentation.
  • A softening and moisturising effect on the skin is created by Lactic Acid, an essential part of the body’s natural moisturizing factor.
  • Superficial, dead skin cells are removed with Salicylic Acid which refines skin texture, softening roughness and improving skin tone.
  • Oil production is normalized by Epilobium Extract, reducing shininess on the skin.

Please Note: It is not suitable for individuals on Roaccutane or Cortisone.

Dermalogica – Phyto Replenish Oil – JUNE

Aging and environmental stress can deplete the skin’s protective lipids over time, leaving skin vulnerable to dryness, dehydration and damage. Phyto oils, or plant oils, are a powerful substitute for skin lipids – and they don’t add greasy shine.

This feather-light treatment oil rapidly absorbs to reinforce the skin’s protective barrier. Wear it alone or layered under foundation for an all-day dewy skin. The Next-generation formula takes a three-phase approach to replenishing protective lipids that are depleted by aging and environmental stress. First, phytoactive’s from Camellia and Tamanu oils help restore the skin’s natural barrier. Then, an essential lipid blend that includes Orchid Flower and Chia Seed Oil smoothes visible lines and locks in critical moisture. Finally, Sunflower, Rice Bran, and Rosemary Extracts create a luminous antioxidant shield against free radical damage. Ideal for daily use on normal to dry skin.

QMS Exfoliant Fluid – FEBRUARY

A gentle and highly effective exfoliation featuring a unique peeling system of fruit acids and enzymes, which combine to dissolve dead skin cells and accelerate cellular regeneration. ​

The innovative new formulation is designed to deliver multiple benefits to the skin; active ingredients are combined with enhanced technology to ensure the optimum penetration, protection and preparation of the skin. Regular use helps to refine pores and improve the skin to a smoother more radiant complexion.

Elemis Frangipani Monoi Salt Glow – JANUARY

Skin softening salt scrub

This luxurious salt scrub melts on contact with skin to leave it beautifully soft and nourished. Mineral rich Salts and Hibiscus cleanse and exfoliate, whilst an infusion of exotic Tahitian Monoi oil and Frangipani flowers seal in moisture. Skin is left delicately fragranced.

Mineral rich salts and hibiscus cleanse and exfoliate, whilst an infusion of exotic Tahitian Monoi Oil and Frangipani Flowers seal in moisture. Skin is left delicately fragranced.

BENEFITS: Exfoliates, Smoothes, Softens