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What’s The Most Effective Retinoid For Your Skin?

Retinoids in skincare

What’s the most effective retinoid for your skin and face? First, let’s just clarify the difference between retinol and retinoid.   Retinol is the overarching product, basically another name for vitamin A. But when retinol is metabolised by your body, it’s broken down into a few key parts (with names like retinyl, retinoic acid, hydroxy-4, […]

The Highest Concentration Pure Ascorbic Acid Vitamin C For Your Face

Vitamin C skincare

Is it really ascorbic acid in your vitamin C product? It’s an important question because not all vitamin C serums contain the real deal (look closely at the packaging). Lamelle’s new Correctives Vita-C 30 is made with pure ascorbic acid vitamin C at a concentration of 30%.   Here’s what you need to know.   […]

NEW: The First Safe And Effective Retinoic Acid Ester Serum You Don’t Need A Prescription For

Retanoic Acid Serum

Under normal conditions, retinoic acid (a retinoid or product of vitamin A) is a prescription drug. No one would dream of letting you use it without a doctor’s supervision, let alone at a concentration of 3% – the max most doctors would ever dream of using is usually around 0.1%. So, what if we told […]

NEW: This is How To Get the Skin Benefits of Vitamin C for Sensitive Skin

Vitamin C

Scientists have been working for years to develop a safe and effective type of Vitamin C for sensitive skin and intolerant skin, because the skin benefits of Vitamin C are well documented. It offers incredibly powerful antioxidant protection, boosts healthy new collagen growth, hydrates and smoothens the skin while brightening and toning it too. But, […]

Smoother Skin: 7 Things About Cathepzyme Enzyme Exfoliator

Cathepzyme

What is an enzymatic exfoliator and why is it safer and more effective than using traditional exfoliation methods? To understand why, consider why we exfoliate in the first place: to boost skin cell turnover.   YOUTHFUL SKIN IS ALL ABOUT HEALTHY SKIN CELL TURNOVER Why do we exfoliate? Because that’s how the skin works: through […]

These Next-Gen Acne Treatments Clear Pimples Fast Without The Downsides of Oxides and Antibiotics

Acne treatments of the past traditionally comprised either antibiotics or, later, oxides or oxygen-based products. But did you know that there’s scientific evidence to show that these treatments can actually make your breakouts worse? Numerous studies, from as early as 2003 all the way to today, have shown that the bacterium Propionibacterium acnes (P.acnes for […]

This Hyperpigmentation Treatment Inhibits The Steps That Cause Your Pigmentation

Lamelle Skincare Pigmentation

Dark spots, splotches and uneven skin tone. It’s something that’s becoming all too common, year-round, everywhere in the world. Hyperpigmentation treatments can often seem a bit complicated or daunting because they’re so multifaceted: you have several triggers that cause pigmentation, and then there’s the need to treat the underlying cause plus the existing pigmentation that’s […]

This is How Skin Peels Help Fix Your Spots, Ageing, Pigmentation and More

Lamelle Skin Peel

Did you know that professional chemical skin peels can treat a number of skin concerns? Skin peels help fix your spots, prevent and treat the signs of ageing, brighten and balance skin pigment and tone. They even help enhance your sun resistance and boost hydration to alleviate dryness and sensitivity. These are some of the […]

Dry, Itchy Skin in Winter: What’s Causing it and How to Repair Your Skin’s Protective Barrier

What’s causing your dry, sensitive and itchy skin in winter? We all know our skins need a little bit of extra TLC in the colder months. Our skins become more sensitised and prone to drying out, flaking and often feeling itchy – sometimes even becoming red, inflamed and, in severe cases, prone to cracking. But […]