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Posted by: DrSkinSpa | October 9, 2015

3 things you should know about your face wash product

Picking the right face wash is an important thing to do, as skin cleaning is the first and essential part of your daily skin care regiment. Here are the 3 things you should know about picking face wash or lotion for skin product.

First of all, you should know that lotion for face or face wash can combine different functions. Of course, all the cleaning lotions for skin basically just clean your skin. However, some of them are made to help you remove the makeup; while some of the lotion for skin products may have light exfoliation function in them. Depending on the particular functions of any face wash it causes certain impacts on your skin.

Gentle face wash would have fewer possible skin irritation effects. The one with exfoliation ingredients has stronger cleaning and renewing effects on your skin, but it also delivers higher risks of evoking skin irritation and drying up your skin too much.

Secondly, you should know that cleaning lotions are made for different types of skin. That is one of the criteria to use when choosing the best lotion for face. It has to fall in line with the type of your skin. Dry skin face wash would provide your skin with additional moisturizing or at least would not dry it excessively.

Finally, you should know that some of the face wash products contain many chemicals, which may lead to skin irritation. So, it is always preferable to look for ‘green’ products and the ones with shorter shelf life. This means they have fewer preservatives in them. Also choosing colorless lotion for skin is more preferable than the colored one. This means it does not contain any chemical dyes in them and are healthier for your skin.

As you may see, these simple things may help you to make better choice of facial cleaners and face wash products for your daily use.

Posted by: DrSkinSpa | September 13, 2015

Clayton Shagal

A Canadian-based skin care products manufacturer with headquarters in Quebec, Clayton Shagal has facilities located in North America, Asia and Europe.  Clayton Shagal is a respected name in the skin care industry because of their outstanding line of products.  La Maison Clayton Shagal knows the inescapability of skin aging, but continues to challenge this fact by producing effective and highly advanced skin care products to maintain the youthful look of the skin and combat the early signs of aging.

Since Clayton Shagal started operations with a single collagen product in early 1980s, it has since invested in research and product development.  Each Shagal product goes through extensive testing to ensure consistent quality and to define the product’s purpose.  The company’s pharmaceutical testing and research facilities are located in Germany, a location known for strict quality control and undisputed reputation for scientific research.

The development of Clayton Shagal products are based on the understanding that the skin has the ability to heal and regenerate.  The fine products produced by Shagal focuses on their effectiveness and simplicity.  From the initial single product, Clayton Shagal went on to develop specialized skin care and anti-aging products for both men and women. The company’s product development is based on the skin’s three principal components:  Water, Elastin and Collagen.  The Shagal homogenous line of skin care products prove that simplicity can be a major factor in achieving unparalleled results.

Collagen makes up almost 70% of the skin and is the major moisturizing component of the skin as it has the ability to retain substantial amounts of water.  As a person reaches maturity, collagen starts to weaken with age.  The water-filled collagen fibers in a young individual starts to dry up as a person grows older.  The vitality and moisture of a young person’s skin therefore lessens with time.  This is why Clayton Shagal’s Collagen Gel remains to be their best-selling product, even after 25 years in the market.  People came to understand the value of collagen and its effect in achieving a fresher, younger looking skin.

The Clayton Shagal regimen is a simple three step system using various formulations.  Step 1 is cleansing and preparation of the skin using any of the Shagal cleansers, masks and exfoliants.  The second Step is the use of in-depth moisturizers for nourishment of the tissues deep within the skin.  Step 3 is the use of moisturizers to lock in surface skin moisture.

Clayton Shagal makes skin care simple and effective for both men and women.  The Lotion Gel Cleanser is recommended for a wet shave as its gelatinous viscosity makes the glide smooth, with minimal skin irritation and razor bumps.  The product is fragrance free and is ideal for combination cleansing and shaving.  Other chemical defoliants are available for men, ideal for their oilier, thicker skin in need of exfoliating and special cleansing.   The skin requires nourishing so that more moisture is retained.  This is accomplished by building the collagen and elastin fibers with Clayton Shagal products.  The creams are then used to lock in skin’s surface moisture and to bar pollutants from touching the skin.  The Shagal range of surface moisturizers is designed for different skin types and individual needs for moisture.

Clayton Shagal Milk Cleansers are recommended for dry or mature skin, the Gel Lotion Cleanser for normal to combination skin and the Acnose Lotion Cleanser for oily skin. Exfoliants or scrubs are used to remove dirt particles and cellular debris so that the skin can breathe properly and obtain the best results from the use of Clayton Shagal in-depth moisturizers.  Exfoliation is done using the Oat Bran Scrub, the Bamboo and Honey Exfoliant or the AHA Scrub so that the skin’s natural glow is revealed and the skin is prepared to absorb nutrients.  For complementary, consumers have a choice from the Moisturizing Mask for dry and mature skin, the Cucumber and Avocado Mask for sensitive skin or the AHA Exfoliating Mask for slightly sensitive or oily skin.

Clayton Shagal also offers their Acnose Line product consisting of the Acnose Lotion Cleanser, the Acnose Extra-Light Lubricant Cream and the Acnose Ultra-Light Matifying Cream which is ideal for acne-prone and very oily skin.  The Body Line products consist of the Body Cream recommended for all skin types and the Hand Cream, also suitable for all skin types.

The Clayton Shagal product lines contain effective ingredients like Placenta, plant-derived ceramides, Hyaluronic Acid and Hydrocomplex depending on its formulations and usage.  Many products are designed as anti-aging products and suitable for dry, mature and dehydrated skin.  Creams are meant for improved vascular circulation and stimulation of the epidermis for hydration and prevention of moisture loss.  Regular use of Clayton Shagal products for specific skin-type requirements leaves the user with silky soft, radiantly glowing skin.

Posted by: DrSkinSpa | July 19, 2015

Sensitive Skin Management

Many suffer irritations and discomfort because of poor choices made for skin care products, not that it is easy to find the right one.  Stimulants trigger reactions in sensitive skin – a skin care product ingredient, the wind or simply the sun.  Some poor souls get very bad reactions because of the very harsh ingredients found many skin care products.  Because of that, sensitive skin is hard to buy for because the need to avoid irritations and to maintain hydration and nourishment is essential.

There are symptoms that can help you decide if your skin is sensitive:

patchy dry areas across your body and/or face
easy to react skin when exposed to skin care products with fragrances, dyes and chemicals
skin redness
flushed cheeks

Skin care products, the natural ones, are your best option for sensitive skin because they more often use fruits free of pesticides and natural herbs, none of which would irritate such sensitive skin. Irritations and redness can be treated with ease with coconut and/or olive oils.  Dry skin cells can be wiped away and pores cleansed easily without any risk of red skin when using fruit cleanses or herbal facial masks.  However, not everyone with sensitive skin can take even natural ingredients.  It is thus important to know which natural ingredients your skin has a sensitivity to and to avoid products with herbs or fruit that you simply react to.  After that, read every ingredient before buying a product.

Quality is easier to find as sensitive skin care products are found with their brand names where other skin type choices are found.  However, no matter how good the brand name, this does not mean that what is a quality product for one person is going to be a quality product for you.  You must check ingredients lists every time.

The skin care regime for sensitive skin is really no different from any other skin type.  A cleanser for sensitive skin used every day to wash away your dry skin cells, cleanse your pores and even rid you of any dirty residue sitting on your skin.  To soothe your skin whilst cleansing it, Dermalogica Essential Cleansing Solution offers a milky formula base for the ideal treatment for sensitivity.  Being water-soluble, the formula washes off with water, flooding the skins with needed nourishment from free radical fighting vitamin A to other free radical fighters such as safflower oil, rosemary extract, and even lemon extract.  A moisturizer for sensitive skin requires a face cream to replenish each skin cell with needed moisture, preventing the cells from getting dried out.  To soothe skin tissues, prevent irritations, repair wrinkles and lines and moisturize sensitive skin, the waterless richness of Dermalogica Barrier Repair absorbs easily into your skin.  Sugar scrubs are very gentle, rubbing off dead skin cells, whilst giving a better surface for moisture to penetrate,  making for a healthier, smoother and younger looking skin.

A skin care product that is designed for sensitive skin will never contain chemicals, unnatural fragrances and colors.  A basic type of formula that uses extracts or fruits can be your best prevention against aging, an effective method for skin hydration.  Remember, your neck, face and hands are not the only parts of your body with skin that need to be treated.  Legs and arms benefit from smoothness and suppleness that is only possible when nourished with a good body lotion for sensitive skin.

Many brands exist for skin creams for sensitive skin.  However, the following can cause irritations to sensitive skin:

too many ingredients
preservatives – butylparaben
Alpha hydroxy acids

It is possible to manage sensitive skin.  The more you learn about ingredients in skin care products and the more you learn about which natural skin care ingredients still make your skin sensitive, the better your chances of finding the right product for your sensitive skin.  Whatever you do, test any creams on the inside of your wrist prior to putting it on your face or body.  If you are allergic or sensitive, you will soon find out.

Posted by: DrSkinSpa | July 12, 2015

Choosing the Best Moisturizer to Relieve Dry Skin

If you have dry skin, you know how sensitive it can be. Certain weather conditions, such as when it is windy or in the winter, contribute to dry skin. One of the key reasons you experience dry skin

is linked to the production of sebum in the sebaceous glands. Without enough sebum, your skin does not stay adequately lubricated and the result is dry skin. Moisturize your skin with a moisture cream that is designed for the condition.

The reasons sebum production slows down are varied. Age is one factor that causes dry skin because our glands fail to work as fast as they did when we were younger. Psoriasis and eczema are skin disorders that can lead to dry skin. Vitamin A and the B vitamins are necessary for healthy skin, so if your diet is deficient in vitamins, it can cause dry skin.

Moisturize dry skin with ingredients that will not only moisturize skin but that will also lock moisture inside the skin. Ingredients that quality moisturizers Cream contain are AHAs, glycerin, dimethicone, glycol, and sodium hyaluronate. Some herbs that have moisturizing properties are lavender, rose, and chamomile. Products that are synthetic oil based are also frequently found in moisturizers, such as mineral oil and petroleum jelly. Products with natural oil will use plant oils like grape seed oil and almond oil or animal oils like lanolin. There are other natural moisturizers like honey, shea butter, and cocoa butter that may also be in moisturizing products. When choosing between products make sure that your skin is not sensitive to any of the ingredients.

Facial skin is often more sensitive to certain ingredients. If you use a skin care product and your skin becomes more dry, flaky, red, and irritated, you should stop using it and find something more gentle. Find a facial moisturizer that is free from fragrances, perfumes, and additives. Moisturizers that are labeled as “hypoallergenic” should not contain any irritants.

Natural alternatives, such as olive oil, usually work best on the face. In fact, if you are having trouble with the consistency of your hypoallergenic face lotion, adding a little olive oil may help to improve it.

If the environment where you live is dry, you will need to apply more moisture cream to your skin throughout the day. It is easy for the moisture from your skin to be pulled into the atmosphere, so keep some moisturizer in your purse.

When you moisturize your skin, it is only the first step you should take toward improving your condition. There are many other things you can do to help return moisture to it. At home, you also may want to invest in a humidifier. You can also purchase a portable humidifier for use in your office if you have an enclosed space.

If dry skin becomes too desiccated, you will notice that the flaking turns into cracks. When your skin is cracked or if you are having trouble controlling dry skin on your own, it is a good idea to schedule an appointment with the dermatologist. While most people can resolve their dry skin issues on their own, it is important to realize that it is okay to ask for help when you need it. Dermatologists have access to products that are not available to people over the counter. They also can examine your habits and recommend changes that will help.

While working on dry skin with moisture cream from the outside, it is a good idea to do some work on the inside, too. Make sure you are drinking at least eight glasses of water each day. Increase the amount of fruits and vegetables you eat, and you may want to start taking a multivitamin to ensure you are consuming all the nutrients that your skin needs.

One major step that is often over-looked when caring for dry skin is using a sunscreen. The sun is present every time you go outside. Even if you are not spending excess time in the sun, you still need to keep sunscreen on your face and exposed skin. Your sunscreen should have a minimum SPF of 20, such as Ageless Derma’s Daily Mineral Guard Sunscreen SPF 25.

You sunscreen should be applied before you apply makeup foundation in order to get the maximum benefit.

Choose a sunscreen formulated for dry skin that will moisturize the skin while protecting it. Finding a natural sunscreen that is mineral based will also help with allergies and sensitivities. The sunscreen may also contain healing ingredients such as chamomile and aloe vera. Be sure to apply sunscreen to all areas of your body that are exposed to the sun.

The best combination in a sunscreen for dry skin is a product that will not only moisturize your skin, but one that will protect it from the harmful rays of the sun. Some moisturizer anti-aging products contain sunscreen and moisture cream to help combine two steps in one. Moisturizer anti-aging products also repair skin that was previously damaged by the sun.

Dry skin does not have to control your life. There are a number of skin care products that will work for you. You can begin your search at

Posted by: DrSkinSpa | July 5, 2015

BioElements Crucial Moisture

BioElements Crucial Moisture is what you will want to use right after BioElements Power Peptide if you have dry or sensitive skin. It’s oils and botanical extracts will be aborbed at a super fast rate; drenching your skin and plumping it up in the process, thereby diminishing lines and sagging skin. Your skin will feel great due to the soothing properties of the botanicals used, while at the same time, building the skin’s mantle for long term retention of the moisture. It also does not leave a residue, oily or otherwise. Use it over your entire face and neck; twice daily for the best results.

Ingredients : Water (Aqua, Eau), Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Propanediol, Stearic Acid, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Cetyl Alcohol, Stearyl Alcohol, Dimethicone, Santalum Album (Sandalwood) Oil, Salvia Sclarea (Clary) Oil, Rosemarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil, Pelargonium Graveolens Flower Oil, Lavandula Hybrida Oil, Lavendula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Panax Ginseng (Ginseng) Extract, Angelica Polymorpha Sinensis (Dong Quai) Extract, Rhus Glabra (Sumac) Extract, Centella Asiatica (Gotu Kola) Extract, Nasturtium Officinalis (Watercress) Extract, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexlglycerin, Potassium Hydroxide, Disodium EDTA, Methylisothiazolinone.

Posted by: DrSkinSpa | June 21, 2015

Finding and Using a Quality Facial Cleanser

Do you ever wonder why some women never seem to age? Perhaps you have even wished there was something that you could do to freeze the clock? Instead of dreaming about beautiful skin, take the first step toward acquiring it – invest in a quality facial cleanser.
Skin that is clogged with dirt, grime, and soap scum is skin that is being suffocated in its own filth. Using soap that contains sodium laurel sulfate on your face is almost as bad as neglecting to cleanse your skin. Even purchasing a simple facial cleanser is one step in the right direction down the path toward youthful skin. It will cleanse away the filth and allow your skin to breathe freely and regenerate.
If you purchase a facial cleanser that is not made for your skin type, you will be doing your skin a disservice. The product you choose should also use quality ingredients that will provide valuable nutrients to your skin. Additional benefits, such as moisturizing and exfoliating, or the added ability to remove makeup are items to be praised. Harsh chemicals or potentially toxic ingredients are items to be avoided in any facial cleanser.
There are five natural skin types: normal, dry, sensitive, oily, and combination. There are facial cleansers that are uniquely designed to meet the needs of each of these skin types. Facial cleansers for normal skin are formulated to retain the natural balance of your skin.
Facial cleansers for dry skin contain ingredients, such as aloe vera and cucumber, to reduce inflammation. They also contain ingredients to moisturize and hydrate your skin. Quality facial cleansers for dry skin will be able to clean away the dirt and grime without leaving the face feeling stripped of moisture.
Facial cleansers for sensitive skin are designed to be gentle and prevent conditions like eczema, acne, and rashes from appearing. These cleansers should never contain fragrances and other irritating chemicals. Facial cleansers for sensitive skin should be mild enough to clean your face daily without irritating it. Because they are designed to be gentle, they will not be able to remove makeup, purchase a separate product for that.
Facial cleansers for oily skin frequently come in a gel form. This allows them to remove larger quantities of dirt and debris from the skin. Some of these products also have an exfoliating property to help remove dead skin cells.
Facial cleansers for combination skin are pH balanced to keep your unpredictable skin in check. You may also find them to be creamy gels that are milder than a cleanser for oily skin.
Aside from these major skin types, there are some special facial conditions that should be addressed by a cleanser you choose if the condition applies to you. For example, if you are prone to acne, you should find a facial cleanser that reduces the number and severity of outbreaks. A facial cleanser that is labeled “oil-free” and “non-comedogenic” is the most suitable for this type of skin. Some may contain medications such as benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid. If your cleanser contains a medication, remove makeup with another product before using it. Although acne is a common condition, finding a facial cleanser that helps this situation is difficult. If you visit any of the websites that review facial cleaners, you will discover just how rare it is to find one that works.
Another type of special facial cleanser would be one that is labeled “anti aging.” Anti aging facial cleansers, such as Ageless Derma’s Anti-Aging Facial Gel Cleanser, provide moisture and nutrients to older, worn out skin. Herbal extracts, such as green tea extract, and vitamins, such as Retinol, are high on their list of ingredients. Because of the overwhelming need for products that fight the effects of aging, distinguished face care companies, such as Ageless Derma, have developed other products that give you anti aging benefits while working with any anti aging facial cleanser you use.
Once you select a facial cleanser that meets your needs and is suitable for your skin type, begin a routine cleaning your face that is designed to prevent further damage to your skin.
To begin with, you should always wash your hands before you touch your face, so before you wash your face, wash your hands. To ensure you are getting the most out of what your facial cream offers, make sure you remove any makeup with a product designed to remove makeup. Splash your face with warm – not hot – water to remove any residue. You can apply the facial cleanser itself with the palms of your hands or a clean gauze pad, depending on what the label recommends. Use upward and outward circular motions to massage your skin from the base of your neck up to your hairline. Then use warm water to rinse the cleanser away. After the cleanser is gone, splash cold water on your face to close your pores to environmental pollutants. Dab your face dry and follow with any other necessary skin care products such as a moisturizer or a toner.
Once you find the correct products, and you follow your skin care regimen each day, you will discover how to retain younger beautiful skin. If you are still having difficulty choosing a quality facial cleanser or if you are interested in finding more products to improve your face, check out:

Posted by: DrSkinSpa | June 14, 2015

5 tips on choosing the right facial crème

Picking right skin creams can help you to maintain your skin good looking and healthy for long years. So, here are 5 tips that would help you to make the right choice.

1. Pick the facial crème for the right age

Avoid using skin creams, which do not match your age. You do not need to start using aging cream too early. It may not do any good to your skin. On the other hand, you should use aging cream for your age and type of skin to provide the best nourishment and care to your skin.

2. Pick the right skin creams’ packaging

Some experts advise women to pick skin facial creme in tubes instead of those in jars. One of the advantages of the tube packaging is that your fingers do not come in contact with facial creme inside the tube, as it is with the jar. This way, you do not introduce germs there and your cream does not get spoiled so easily.

3. Read the label

If you are a smart shopper, then you come up with the list of right and wrong ingredients for your facial crème. You know what things to avoid and which ones to look for. It helps you to make the best choice and avoid various side effects.

4. Check out the shelf life of the facial crème

For one, you do not want to get an outdated product. Plus, skin creams with long shelf life have more chemical preservatives in them, than the ones with a shorter shelf life.

5. Meet your budget
Some of the most advertised aging creams or facial creams are the most expensive ones. However, if you know your budget for an aging cream, you can find the best option to meet that budget. Sometimes, a less expensive product can be as good as the expensive one.

Posted by: DrSkinSpa | June 7, 2015

Choosing Moisturizers with Airless Jars

While various cosmetics and skin care products are filled with many ingredients, there is a shelf life when it comes to moisturizers and other facial creams. It’s important to look for airless jars when shopping for a moisturizing cream, as air and light can both cause the antioxidants or nourishing vitamins to expire. For those with sensitive skin, expired ingredients can cause irritation or redness – so it’s always a great idea to keep your moisturizing creams in an area of the bathroom or bedroom that’s away from direct sunlight, changing temperatures or drafts.

How do you know when the shelf life of your moisturizer has come to an end? First, be sure to get rid of any moisturizer cream that looks funny in color, has an unusual odor or looks as though the contents have separated. An airless jar is ideal for any moisturizer, as it protects the cream from exposure to air or sun – two factors that break down the contents of any beauty product. There are certain guidelines in which you should follow to ensure your moisturizers are always in good condition.

Moisturizers for the face are good for up to two years if they are in an airtight, unopened jar. Once opened, facial creams are good for six months to a year – but always check for the signs previously mentioned. It’s not worth irritating the skin for any moisturizer – when in doubt, throw it out! Body moisturizers have a longer shelf life because they don’t contain as many nourishing properties as facial creams. Don’t keep a body lotion more than three years – and throw it away if it’s changed in color or smell.

There are so many products out on store shelves, there is no reason to use expired lotions and creams. Keep your moisturizer in an airless jar for best results!

Many of us seeking skin care make up make the mistake of calling items or products off the shelves in drugstores, cosmetics stores, and online environments without taking time to read the labels. However, the label on any product you choose should be one of the first things you consider, especially when you’re looking for skin care products for combination skin. What, exactly, is combination skin? It’s an issue that many of us have to deal with – the skin on our cheeks may be fine, but our foreheads are oily, or we have excess oil on the skin around the nose or on our chin. The “T” zone on the face, making up the fore head, along the nose, and under the chin is typically more oily than other sections of skin on our face.

What’s the big deal about that? The problem is finding skin care makeup, and skin care products for combination skin that help dry out the oily spots and at the same time, moisturize the dry spots. Therefore, your approach in dealing with skin care products for combination skin requires some thought.

To make things much easier on your routine, your wallet, and your face, stay away from products that aren’t natural or with components that aren’t found in nature. That means avoiding products that contain paraben, harsh chemicals, and other chemical names you can’t pronounce, let alone understand what they are or what they do to your face.

In addition, choose skin care make up or skin care products for combination skin that are hypoallergenic, whether you think you’re allergic to a certain skincare product or not. Hypoallergenic products are free of fragrances, dyes, or perfumes, and do not exacerbate skin conditions, trigger allergic reactions or typically, sebum reduction in the oil glands located deep in the skin of your face.

Posted by: DrSkinSpa | May 22, 2015

Using Plant Stem Cells to Keep Your Skin Looking Younger

Perhaps your first thoughts about fighting lines and wrinkles are about using Botox or plastic surgery to remove the effects of aging. Or maybe you are among those who would rather use facial creams to combat signs of aging, but you are skeptical that they can really do any good. You may even have concerns that facial creams contain harmful ingredients that will make your skin worse. You might be interested in learning that the tide of scientific opinion has shifted in support of quality facial creams. The most up-to-date and successful method of improving your skin is not through injections or dangerous surgeries but with a plant stem cell wrinkle cream, which uses plant stem cells as an active ingredient.

Every living thing begins life filled with stem cells. As we age, these stem cells stop working efficiently and slowly produce fewer and fewer healthy new skin cells. The effects of this can even be seen as early as our late twenties. As skin cell production decreases it opens the door and welcomes lines and wrinkles onto our face. We need to wake up those dormant, sleepy stem cells under our skin and get them back to work producing fresh, new skin cells. When new skin cells are made, your skin will appear young again. If you use a plant stem cell wrinkle cream to apply stem cells directly to the skin where they are needed, you will move your skin back in time. Plant stem cell wrinkle cream will also help wake up your old stem cells and encourage them to become alive and active. Collagen production will increase after using facial cream filled with stem cells, and as a result, the wrinkles will flee. When you begin to look younger, you will feel younger and more active than you have in years.

Plant stem cells found in stem cell wrinkle cream will reduce the appearance of lined, wrinkly, sagging skin as well as other signs of aging. Stem cells are the creators of new cell growth. A facial cream that contains plant stem cells contains the same active factors that encourage cell growth. Although it may seem like any facial cream that claims to grow younger, smoother skin is a myth, there are clinical and scientific studies that back the claims of just such stem cell containing facial creams.

There are several different types of stem cells that are a natural part of development and cell regeneration. The most controversial are embryonic stem cells, or the stem cells that make up the embryo living inside a woman’s womb. These stem cells have not been shown to have much medical benefit as of yet because they are difficult to control. Then, there are umbilical stem cells, which occur inside the umbilical cord and are harvested before the cord is discarded. Umbilical cord stem cells have shown positive results in regenerating damaged cells including those in the nervous system. Because they are better developed than embryonic stem cells, they are easier to control. Next, there are adult stem cells, which are generally found in the bone marrow of adult. People are constantly regenerating the blood in their circulatory system with these. These are used in a variety of medical procedures from skin graft transplants used to regenerate the damaged skin of burn victims to marrow transplants used to treat certain forms of leukemia. The power of stem cells lies in their ability to produce and become a variety of cells as needed.

Where do the stem cells in creams, such as Ageless Derma’s Stem Cell and Peptide Anti-Wrinkle Cream, come from? They are produced from plants, such as the rare Swiss apple, in a preparation known as PhytoCellTec™ Malus Domestica. In the cosmetic industry, facial cream stem cells help to stimulate the adult cells that are nearby. Remember that plant stem cells from flora as wholesome as the apple are completely natural and hypoallergenic. They do not require matching blood types and other factors necessary when dealing with other sources of stem cells. As a result, plant stem cells are beneficial for those of us with sensitive skin.

On the surface, these creams may seem quite expensive. Keep in mind that your skin is absorbing up to 60% of these stem cell wrinkle creams, so you are getting a lot from them. Although other facial creams are cheaper, they use older technologies that prevent most of the beneficial ingredients from being absorbed by the skin. The bottom line is that you will be washing money spent on them down the drain. Your most cost effective option is to do some research and invest in a plant stem cell anti-wrinkle cream, such as the one offered by Ageless Derma, that will efficiently meet your skin care needs.

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