LIST OF THE VARIOUS SPECIAL SKIN TREATMENTS AVAILABLE
Other than the basic skin care products, there are many special skin treatments available. Each of these treatments, serums and gels have been designed to treat special skin problems.
Here is a description of these various special treatments.
ALPHA HYDROXY ACIDS
Alpha-hydroxy acids, also commonly known as the fruit acids, are found in natural products. These include citric acid from citrus fruit, lactic acid from our milk, tartaric acid from wine, and malic acid from apples and other fruits. Read more about how this naturally found ingredient can help your skin.
Ampule treatments have a very concentration of active ingredients. They usually come in glass phials that are sealed to retain their freshness. These glass phials are also known as ampules. Ampule treatments contain extracts from herbs, wheat germ, vitamins and collagen. The highly concentrated ingredients provide quick results. To apply, the ampule has to be broken and the contents poured onto the face. Smoothen and spread the oil over the face.
CHOCOLATE SKIN TREATMENTS
One of the latest craze in the skin care industry is to use chocolate in skin care products and as skin treatments. Beauty salons claim that dark chocolate help to soften the skin and smooth wrinkles with its anti-oxidant properties. Do they really work? Find out more.
SERUMS AND GELS
Serums and gels are an ultra-light and non-greasy formulation. The concentration of active ingredients is very high. Unless your skin is very oily, they are usually not used on their own but applied beneath your moisturizer. The use of serums and gels will help to boost the anti-ageing process.
Speed up the natural production and repair of your skin cells with these creams that contain special ingredients. As well as producing a fresher, younger-looking skin, skin energizers are also thought to help combat the signs of ageing.
Skin firmers are specials creams. They will help to tighten your skin making it firm and smooth. When applied on the skin, skin firmers will form an ultra-fine film that helps to tighten your complexion and reduces the appearance of fine lines. The effects are not permanent. They will only last for a few hours. However, skin firmers are great improvement to your complexion when you need that additional lift to the face for a special night out. Make-up can be easily applied over it.