Hyaluronic acid (HA) is a remarkable water-binding molecule. It’s produced inside your body, and it’s one of your skin’s most powerful tools for staying properly hydrated.
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 […]
What is dehydrated skin? On your face and body, it’s more than mere dry skin. Dry skin (considered a common skin type) usually talks to a lack of natural oils in the skin, which can form part of or be linked to a damaged skin barrier. Dehydrated skin, though, goes a little deeper. It’s not […]
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, […]
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. […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]