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What Causes Pimples And How to Minimise Them in a Few Short Weeks

Problematic Skin

Here’s what causes inflammatory pimples on your face, cheeks, forehead and back – even in adults – and the newly updated Clarity products and Acnevelle that may improve 88% of pimples in just 8 weeks What causes pimples, blackheads and spots on your face? Breakouts on your cheeks, forehead and body could indicate a chronic […]

5 Amazing Benefits of Topical Vitamin C for Skin

Ascorbic Acid - Vitamin C

There are decades’ worth of studies and research that prove the advanced benefits of using topical Vitamin C for skin and your face. From advanced anti-ageing and antioxidant protection to smoothening and brightening as well as hydration. Vitamin C – in particular, its pure ascorbic acid form – is perhaps one of the most important […]

Advanced Anti-Ageing: MMP Inhibitors For Your Skin

MMP Inhibitors

Ageing is not very fair or uniform in how it impacts our skins. It affects some people more drastically or earlier in life. And, as we mentioned before, ageing often fights dirty: It may take vital skin processes and turn them against you. And one such innate process is the wound-healing and collagen-controlling abilities of […]

Growth Factors for Skin: What are they, Are they Safe and Which are the Best?

Growth Factors

What are growth factors and what do they do for your skin? Are growth factors safe? How do they help boost collagen and prevent ageing? And which growth factor products are the best for your skin? A decade ago, Lamelle launched SA’s first-ever scientifically proven growth factor product for anti-ageing in the skin, Dermaheal. And […]

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


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 […]