HOW TO: APPLY SERUM

October 27, 2016

HOW TO: APPLY SERUM

People get very confused about using serums. We often get asked ''when should I apply my serum? Should I only use it at night? Should it go on top or under my moisturiser?''

We thought it was time we cleared the confusion by giving some advice on how and why we should be using serums.

 

The benefits

A good serum should be packed full of antioxidants to help defend and repair the skin. Providing intensive care to treat problem or fragile areas. Its aim is to penetrate deep into the three layers of the skin to strengthen the cells as well as deliver active ingredients to your skin

 

What is the difference between a serum and a moisturiser?

A moisturiser only helps with the superficial layers of the skin by retaining moisture on the surface of the skin and preventing it from evaporating, a good face serum will actually help your moisturiser to penetrate deeper and provide effective hydration.

 

application

We recommend applying your serum before sleeping, as a night treatment. It is vital that all serums go onto the skin first after cleansing and toning. The main reason to use a facial serum first is to get added nutrients into deeper layers of your skin. You should apply it on a toner damp skin, this helps to lock in moisture. Wait at least 5 minutes until the serum is fully absorbed before applying your moisturiser.

TIP: A great tip is to keep your moisturiser in the fridge. When your moisturiser is applied cold, it pushes blood away from the skin and in the process it creates a vacuum effect to pull the potent serum ingredients deeper within the skin.

By layering your moisturiser on top, this helps to seal and magnify the benefits of the serum.The regular use of a facial serum can absolutely help you revitalize your face and make it more younger looking.

 

 

 

Which serum should i choose?

Frankincense Regenerating Serum


Frankincense Regenerating Serum

Suitable for: Mature, Dry and Sun Damaged Skin

Reawaken dull, tired skin with this high-potency nourishing serum. It delivers intensive moisture deep into the skins lower layers. It softens and hydrates to restore comfortable suppleness and glow to the skin.

With continual use of our Frankincense Regenerating Serum skin appears deeply nourished, plump, revitalised with improved skin tone.

 


 

 Rosehip & Pumpkin Multi-Action Firming


Rosehip Pumpkin Multi-Action Firming Serum

Suitable for: All skin types

Firm and revitalise weary, lacklustre skin, with a synergistic blend of anti-oxidant and EFA rich organic oils and plant extracts. Due to its balancing properties Rosehip & Pumpkin Multi-Action Firming Serum can be used by all skin types. It absorbs into the skin quickly, will not block pores and will allow the skin to breathe.

With continual of our use our Rosehip & Pumpkin Multi-Action Firming Serum skin will recover its elasticity, become firmer, softer and more youthful.


 

 




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