Olive oil has been touted for centuries as having health benefits. But what exactly are the benefits—especially for your beauty regimen? Ancient Greeks used extra virgin olive oil to heal wounds, light oil lamps, cook, and of course for skincare and beauty.
Today, awareness of the benefits of this wonder oil continue to expand, from fighting obesity, heart disease and cancer to gallstone reduction. Some evidence suggests that a diet containing olive oil could even help with Alzheimer’s disease and diabetes. In addition to being a natural and gentle, non-irritating way to moisturize skin, EVOO (as one famous chef calls it) also contains oleic acid to soften and hydrate, plus anti-inflamm
Niacinamide is an effective skincare ingredient that just keeps giving. A component of vitamin B3, it has been shown to increase ceramide and free fatty acid levels in skin, prevent skin from losing water content, stimulate microcirculation in the dermis, fight acne, and lighten skin discolorations. It is a potent cell-communicating ingredient that offers multiple benefits for aging skin.
A form of niacin, known as nicotinic acid (related to niacinamide), was first found in the NIA24 skincare line. Unlike niacinamide and nicotinamide, nicotinic acid stimulates the release of
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Banish those pimples, blackheads and blemishes with this week’s GORGEOUS GIVEAWAY. We have 3 sets of Beyond Clear™ ($29.95), a new type of acne regimen that works fast and improves skin quality in 3 easy steps, to give to our lucky winners. Incorporating powerful acne fighting ingredients like benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, retinol and niacinamide, Beyond Clear™ gets quick results without the irritation usually associated with acne treatments.
The secret behind its non-irritating effectiveness is the patent-pending Clarifoam Technology™ Foam Delivery System, which delivers a potent dose of benzoyl peroxide – 4.25% – in an encapsulated form. This allows this powerful ingredie
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Pimples, blackheads and blemishes be gone! Beyond Clear™ with Clarifoam Technology™ is a new kind of acne clearing system that works fast and actually makes your skin better.
What is the biggest complaint women have about acne treatments? It’s the irritation that comes along with powerful ingredients like benzoyl peroxide, retinol and sulfur. Red, flaky, rough skin doesn’t always seem like the best trade-off to get rid of blemishes.
Beyond Clear™ was developed by the #1 dermatologist prescribed benzoyl peroxide brand. The 3-step program features the patent-pending Clarifoam Technology™ Foam Delivery System, which delivers a potent dose of benzoyl peroxide – 4.25% – to the s