Ingredient spotlight Retinol, Vitamin C, Lecithin & Niacinamide


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Ingredient spotlight Retinol, Vitamin C, Lecithin & Niacinamide

  1. 1. Ingredient Spotlight | Retinol, Vitamin C, Lecithin & NiacinamideSo what are beauty products made of? If you have ever wondered what you are slathering on your face, thisweek Fresh has focused on 3 key ingredients that are an essential for every skin-conscious person.Read on to find out exactly what Retinol (the wonder ingredient), Lecithin, Niacinamide and Vitamin C are,what they do for your skin and which products contain these ingredients.Each week, Fresh will reveal more ingredients, their benefits and which products contain these anti-agingwonder ingredients that will make a visible difference in the appearance of your skin.From the Fresh Dont forget our Fresh Loyalty Club to receive your automatic 5% discount on all purchases! RETINOLRetinol, another name for Vitamin A, is very effective at connecting to skin cells and telling cells to behavelike a healhty, younger cell. When applied topically to the skin, retinol exfoliates the surface layer,stimulates cell renewal, promotes collagen production and reduces the appearance of wrinkles. Retinol isalso an effective antioxidant and therefore interrupts the free-radical damage process that causes skin tolook and act older. Retinol is also effectie at managing acne and eczema as well as improvingdiscolourations and wrinkles from sun damage. No wonder why retinol is considered to be a wodneringredient!MD FormulationVit-A-Plus Night Recovery 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]Peter Thomas RothGlycolic Acid 10% Moisturizer 57g/2oz[Click here to buy]DDFRetinol Energizing Moisturizer 50ml/1.7oz[Click here to buy]Skin MedicaRetinol Complex 28.35g/1oz[Click here to buy]Peter Thomas RothRetinol Fusion PM 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]Dr. DeneseWrinkle Rx Instant Wrinkle Press 15g/0.5oz
  2. 2. [Click here to buy]PCA SkinRetinol Renewal 29.5ml/1oz[Click here to buy]Skin CeuticalsRetinol 1.0 Night Cream 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy] VITAMIN CVitamin C is considered a potent antioxidant for skin, and has been shown to increase the production ofcollagen, reduce the appearance of skin discolourations, enhance the skins repair process, reduceinflammation and help skin withstand exposure to sunlight. Vitamin C is therefore a vital component in theproduction of collagen, the tissue responsible for skin suppleness. Vitamin C is an excellent ingredient toadd to your skincare routine, particularly if the signs of ageing ar a concern.Dr Dennis GrossHydra-Pure Vitamin C Brightening Serum 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]GuinotNewlight Deep Action Lightening Serum 30ml/1.7oz[Click here to buy]CliniqueEven Better Clinical Dark Spot Corrector30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]Elizabeth ArdenSheer White Pure Intensive Serum 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]CosMedixPure C Mixing Crystals 8g/0.28oz[Click here to buy]SK IICellumination Essence 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]Pevonia BotanicaC Evolutive Eye Gel 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]Korres Brightening & Illuminating Vitamin C Mask 40ml/1.35oz
  3. 3. [Click here to buy] LICITHINLecithin is widely used in cosmetics as an emollient and a water-binding agent. One of the primaryelements in keeping skin healthy is making sure that the structure of the epidermis is intact. Lecithin is ableto mimic the structure and function of healthy skin by preventing water loss, roughness, fine lines, and thattight, uncomfortable feeling. The result? Your skin is able to its job of repairing and regenerating itself.Dr. Denese 15 Day SkinScience Booster Program 15x2g/0.07oz[Click here to buy]CliniqueSun SPF 30 Face Cream UVA/UVB 50ml/1.7oz[Click here to buy]MD FormulationVit-A-Plus Illuminating Serum 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]Elizabeth ArdenExtreme Conditioning Cream SPF 15 50ml[Click here to buy]Dr. DeneseFirmatone Rx Eye Puff and Circle Minimizer 6ml/0.2oz[Click here to buy]Estee LauderPerfectionist [CP+ ] Wrinkle Lifting Serum 50ml/1.7oz[Click here to buy]PhilosophyWhen Hope is Not Enough Firming & Lifting Serum 29.6ml/1oz[Click here to buy]Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Concentrate Recovery Boosting Treatment 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy] NIACINAMIDENiacinamide, also called Vitamin B3, has shown to increase ceramide and free fatty acid levels in the skin,prevent water loss and stimulate microcirculation in the skin. Niacinamide has also shown to improve theappearance of wrinkles, increase skin discolourations, reduce redness and improve skin elasticity. Like
  4. 4. retinol, niacinamide has the ability to tell a skin cell to look and behave more like a normal skin cell would,thus visibly improving the appearance of your skin.Dr. DeneseRestorEyes Night/ Day Eye Cream 15g/0.5oz[Click here to buy]DDFMesojection Healthy Cell Serum 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]SK IISigns Wrinkle Serum 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]Dr. DeneseSPF 30 Defense Day Cream 42g/1.5oz[Click here to buy]Clinique Continuous Rescue Antioxidant Moisturizer 50ml/1.7oz[Click here to buy]La MerCreme de La Mer 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]Guinot Age Logic Cellulaire Intelligent Cell Renewal 50ml/1.6oz[Click here to buy]Estee LauderRe-Nutriv Intensive Lifting Serum 30ml/1oz[Click here to buy]