Skinceuticals' advanced, science-based skincare has long been a favourite with therapists in Cowshed spas and we are delighted to have recently introduced the range to our Cowshed spa in Cornwall. You can buy Skinceuticals products in our spa and experience the products in our NEW Bespoke Facial. Here, we explain how these highly active products can transform your skincare regime at home.
If you’re totally new to the brand, what is so different about it?
Born from skin cancer research that led to pivotal breakthrough in antioxidants, the high potency formulas are concentrated in pure actives and proven to penetrate optimally into skin.
If I’ve never used it, where do I start?
Based on dermatologist homecare prescription at SkinCeuticals, we always recommend an antioxidant, sunscreen and a retinol or corrective product to address and improve the major skin concerns such as hyperpigmentation, redness, breakouts and skin ageing.
Which products would everyone’s skin benefit from?
CE Ferulic for its properties to protect skin against environmental damage whilst accelerating the skin renewal process for a luminous and younger looking skin. Hydrating B5 for a comprehensive hydration to feel comfortable in one’s own skin whilst replenishing visible, superficial wrinkles and fine lines.
What can I expect from using such SkinCeuticals products for the first time?
An improvement to the skin texture very quickly and a healthy and fresh looking glow.
What products do I need for an effective, but easy-to-follow skincare routine?
An antioxidant, SPF and a corrective product for at home highly effective results.
I have sensitive skin – which products would you recommend?
C E Ferulic or Serum 10
Phyto Corrective and Phyto Corrective Masque
Any SkinCeuticals SPF
I have oily skin – what should I use?!
Simply Clean or Blemish + Age Cleansing Gel
Equalizing Toner or Blemish + Age Solution
Blemish and Age Defense
Clarifying Clay Masque
Metacell Renewal B3 or Daily Moisture
Mineral Matte UV Defense SPF 30 or Brightening UV Defense SPF 30
I’m 21 – do I need to start using anti-ageing products?
It’s important at any age to protect the skin from environmental aggressors such as UV damage, by using an anti-oxidant and possibly a hydrating product if needed. Recommended starter products would be Serum 10, Hydrating B5, Daily Moisture, Brightening UV Defence.
I’ve spent too many years in the sun not using proper sun protection – is it too late to turn my skin around?!
It’s never too late to turn your skin around, the use of SkinCeuticals corrective products in line with integrated skincare (in spa), an SPF50 and cleansing with SkinCeuticals morning and night with their efficacy will improve skin’s appearance and health.