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It’s hard to argue with an impressive skincare portfolio, especially when that belongs to skincare whiz kid SkinCeuticals, which calls itself the “Antioxidant Authority.”
Its niche positioning is unique: most skincare companies are multi-taskers, claiming to do a bit of everything, from creating BB creams to serums to moisturizers. By focusing primarily on antioxidants, a powerful but niche area in the world of skincare, SkinCeuticals creates potent and dermatologist-worthy over-the-counter products for consumers. All this means that the dedication to find ingredients with the most potent antioxidants is the biggest priority for the company, and that means great news for consumers.
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Time doesn’t stand still, even for beauty product classics. First, Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizer became edgier and more protective in its 2013 version. Now, the French company Caudalie, whose spritz-style Beauty Elixir is a makeup artist paramour, especially during Fashion Week, received a fresh facelift from model-turned-designer L’Wren Scott in a Limited Edition bottle ($49).
The Elixir launched in 1996 as a coveted hybrid: part serum and part toner. Everyone from catwalk regulars to actresses snapped up the mist, and 16 products have been sold each hour since the launch (that’s well over 2 million bottles). Given its popularity, why mess with the formulati
In celebration of the $1,000 Caudalie contest going on right now, the grape-loving French brand is giving Beauty in the Bag three Caudalie Vinexpert Firming Serums (an $88 value) for this week’s Gorgeous Giveaway.
Like all Caudalie skincare, Vinexpert is based on the fruit of the vine, not for its delicious wine making qualities, but for its anti-aging benefits. Vinexpert Firming Serum contains the line’s largest amount of resveratrol, the uber antioxidant derived from grapes. In addition, the serum contains 95% natural ingredients including anti-gravity peptides and moisturizing hyaluronic acid, olive squalane, and plant glycerine.
The results are firmer more elastic skin, reduced w
This week’s GORGEOUS GIVEAWAY offers you the chance to sample the good life. Velixa Day Correction Cream (ARV $125) is available at exclusive venues like The Mélange Salon at the Peninsula Hotel in Manhattan and the Windsor Pharmacies in New York City, and of course, on line at Velixa.com. We have three jars to give to our lucky winners.
This is a deep hydrating cream, rich, but not oily at all, and dries to a matte finish. It is formulated to reduce the appearance of fine lines, tighten skin, and moisturize, powered by a blend of Resveratrol and peptides. Resveratrol is a natural antioxidant found in red grapes, wine, and cocoa, which fights the aging effects of free radicals. Peptide
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- MEET JAMES BECKMAN, MD – PLASTIC SURGEON AND FOUNDER OF THERADERM CLINICAL SKIN CARE
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