Clinique Fresh Pressed Clinical Daily + Overnight Boosters

Clinique has this habit of launching new products with impossibly long names. Here's another one that has recently hit counters - Fresh Pressed Clinical Daily + Overnight Boosters with Pure Vitamin C 10% and Vitamin A (Retinol). See -  long name. Basically this is Clinique's take on hot beauty ingredients Vitamins C and A. Here's more from Clinique's Dermatologist on both ingredients, if you aren't that familiar with them. Topical … [Read more...]

Bea Skincare Super Vitamin C Serum

I like discovering new beauty brands - there are so many of them out there. The latest to land on my desk is Bea Skincare, developed by Skin Specialist Bianca Estelle. Developed in conjunction with an FDA-certified laboratory in the US, and with her background in 'cosmeceuticals' (I don't really like that word, it really doesn't mean anything!), the brand has some pedigree to it. And if you visit the website you will see that there are some … [Read more...]

Vitamin C and your skin

Vitamin C is one of those ingredients that comes up in beauty products a lot. It helps with radiance,they say, and energising the skin, and it is true that it does have some excellent qualities. As much as you should try to ingest Vitamin C in lovely orange juice, or in tablet form, for well-being and vitality,  you should look for it in beauty products - or look for dedicated Vitamin C products. The Body Shop have just launched a new Vitamin C … [Read more...]