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Long touted as the magic bullet in many anti-aging products, peptides are actually short chains of amino acids that occur naturally in our bodies where they regulate the activity of other molecules, play a part in hormonal balance and offer antibiotic benefits. In skincare, peptides stimulate collagen production and help prevent the breakdown of proteins in cell membranes – which means they work to reduce the signs of aging like sagging, fine lines, wrinkles and loss of tone. With regular use, products formulated with peptides can improve smoothness, combat wrinkles and promote cell turnover. Anti-aging treatments containing peptides run the gamut from drugstore scores to high-end indulgen
Dior has traveled to the mountains of Iceland to bring you more radiant and brighter skin. Its brightening Diorsnow skincare line now features Icelandic Glacial™ Water, one of the purest waters in the world and completely pollution free. Derived from snow and ice, the water maintains its purity by a unique filtration system – it runs through volcanic rock without ever touching the atmosphere. This makes for water that is remarkably low in minerals and acid. According to Dior, excessive acid is one of the triggers of melanin production, the cause of uneven skin tone and dark spots.
Not only does it fight hyperpigmentation, but Icelandic Glacial™ Water also works to revitalize the s