said, is the secret to Youth Code, which has
two key ingredients. There’s Biolysat (a
lysate of bifidobacteria that is obtained by a
fermentation process of Bifidus bacteria),
which acts at the epidermis level and tells
genes to act faster in the recovery process.
Then there’s adenosine, a molecule that is
found in skin cells that acts at the dermis
level to produce collagen.
firming and enveloping film over the skin’s
surface for a micro-lifting effect.
Acti Rides Flash’s active ingredients also
stimulate the production of elastic fibers,
restoring density to the dermal layer and
reinforcing the network of elastic fibers, according to the company.
Peter Thomas Roth will expand its Un-Wrinkle line next year with new Un-Wrinkle Crème. A powerful patent-pending
blend of nine wrinkle-relaxing and anti-aging peptides and neuropeptides highly
concentrated at 29% are infused into this
intensive moisturizing crème, according to
A Single Solution?
Of course, marketers are still banking on
single SKUs that may be the next“must
have” item to achieve superior skin.
Consider La Mer, which recently introduced The Eye Balm Intense, a treatment
that helps accelerate skin’s natural renewal
process to revitalize the fragile eye region.
At the core of the product is the Marine De-Puff Ferment, an energy-rich red algae that
undergoes an extensive bio-fermentation
process, according to La Mer.
Partnered with tourmaline minerals,
these ingredients are embedded in a gel
that expands and contracts to deliver ingredients deep into the skin’s surface. Additionally, a Marine Peptide Ferment
includes a powerful anti-aging marine
algae and peptide complex, according to
Vichy Laboratoires recently debuted
Aqualia Thermal Eyes Roll-On, an anti-aging treatment featuring a combination of
plant-derived escin; horse chestnut, to promote micro-circulation; dextran sulphate,
known for its decongestant properties to
fade the intensity of dark circles; and
hyaluronic acid, which has the capacity to
retain up to 1,000 times its water volume.
At the heart of Aqualia Thermal Eye
Roll-On is Vichy Thermal Spa Water, which
is recognized by the French Academy of
Medicine for its soothing, fortifying and regenerating action.
Hyaluronic acid is also imperative in
Guinot Paris’ new Acti-Rides Flash Wrinkle
Eraser System. It contains an exclusive active ingredient complex proprietary to
Guinot called Derm Liss, which is comprised of hyaluronic acid to improve coetaneous suppleness and elasticity and restore
moisture, as well as Dynalift, which forms a