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FIND OUT WHAT PRODUCTS ARE SUITABLE FOR YOUR SKIN TYPE
Find out what products are suitable for your skin type. We, as women, are always constantly searching for the perfect products for our skin. And we are never happy. Some say it's because we are women. But I can tell you that it is just because we have not yet found the right product. Too easy to be true? Perhaps. Sometimes it is the question is worded wrong. Instead of asking which product fits our skin, it would be better learning what the best ingredients for our skin type are. To help you we have created an easy test to find out.
To give you the best advice, we have chosen a real expert when it comes to skincare, FLINT + FLINT. Adam Flint and Maxine know very well what is needed when it comes to healthy skin. Years of experience managing chains of cosmetic clinics, have made them perfectly aware of what standards a product must fulfill in order to respond effectively to the needs of our skin care. The formula is what makes the difference.
You just have to discover your profile to find the products to use within your daily beauty routine. It’s time to enhance the beauty that is in you.
The skin is the first line of defense. Prevents the entry of foreign substances and regulates the flow of water. Cells in the epidermis are well bonded to the intercellular junctions and a lipid material, ceramides; the whole is completed by a further coating lipid called sebum.
If lipids are reduced and cellular bonds are less balanced between them, irritants can penetrate into the interstices and water loss is favored. The result is a dry skin, less bright and rough to the touch. A skin that is much more exposed to contact allergies and infections
FLINT + FLINT Glycolic Cleanser
It contains 12% glycolic acid and bisabolol, a natural active ingredient that protects and heals the skin from the effects of daily stress. A small amount of product is needed and It has do be applied to wet face & neck daily, leave for a couple of minutes, then rinse.
FLINT + FLINT Moisturiser 3x
It is a triple action cream that protects against glycation, boosts collagen and elastin production, and regenerates the skin. Contains a powerful combination of active ingredients including Hyaluronic Acid, Retinol and Malikara Leaf to reverse the signs of premature ageing. Hydrates and nourishes the skin. Dehydration and loss of firmness are signs of skin ageing and lead to wrinkle formation and sagging of the skin. Low molecular weight Hyaluronic Acid penetrates into the deeper skin layers to improve skin biomechanical properties plumping the skin, boosting collagen, which improves skin tonicity and restores the skin water balance. Skin appears more youthful, flexible and firm.
FLINT + FLINT EYE HERO
It is a wrinkle and fine line minimising bespoke eye treatment. Contains a combination of powerful active ingredients, including instant soft focus technology, peptides and anti-glycation silk tree extract to regenerate the skin, reducing fine lines and boosting collagen. Soothes, hydrates and eases the signs of fatigue. Thanks to beautifeye, it helps to rejuvenate the eyes by combating wrinkles, dark circles and bags, and, by lifting the upper eyelids. The EYESERYLincluded is a tetrapeptide with anti-oedema properties with a proven efficacy in reducing puffy eyebags. The draining effect of EYESERYL® SOLUTION B achieves a reduction of puffy eye-bags in only 15 days.
Where there is a greater presence of sebaceous glands skin tends to be oilier, especially in the T zone around the nose, forehead, chin. Where the number of glands is less than the skin tends to be drier (cheeks, contours of the face, around the eyes). Combination is a sensitive skin type.
FLINT + FLINT Glycolic Cleanser
It contains defensil, a skin conditioning agent that normalises sensitive skin by immediately soothing irritated, inflamed and red skin with long-lasting, constant action with three active principles. The stearidonic acid present in echium oil protects and strengthens the skin barrier and has an inflammation inhibitory effect. This intensive glycolic wash formula resurfaces and purifies with a salon quality glycolic for a fresher feel, clearer complexion and smoother more radiant looking skin.
FLINT + FLINT Exfoliator 2x
It’s a double action crème gel exfoliator to apply twice a week. It combines micro-exfoliation with deep cleansing lipids to remove the build up of dead skin cells and restore radiance to the skin. It contains micro particles that plough away dead surface skin cells to reveal brighter younger looking skin. Jojoba Oil has a natural affinity to the skins sebum and it helps to re-balance and cleanse the skin. Thanks to salicylic scid, it purifies the skin and works as anti-acne application.
FLINT + FLINT Moisturiser
Rich in skin-protecting polysaccharides and lipids combined with advanced antioxidants to protect the skin from daily aggressors. Instantly hydrates and revitalises dull looking skin. Enhances the skins natural defences, to protect and shield the skin against environmental damage. The red raspberry seed oil is high in essential fatty acids, with a 30% omega 3, 54% omega 6 and 14% omega 9 profile. Raspberry Seed Oil also contains high levels of vitamin E making it the perfect lipid choice for daily protection. It creates a conditioning lipid barrier providing protection and moisture retention for the skin.
The skin tends to become oily, due to an excessive production of sebum.
The epidermis, for a form of protection, activates the sebaceous glands, which secrete a layer of excess sebum, promoting a natural expansion of the pores of the skin, excessive lucidity and a strong tendency to the appearance of pimples.
Oily skin appears shiny and flushed. Its plot is uneven and the colour is totally opaque and translucent.
FLINT + FLINT Everyday Wash
The everyday wash formula gently cleanses and purifies with gentle exfoliation removing all traces of make up dirt and debris for a fresher feel, clearer complexion and smoother more radiant looking skin. It contains 2% glycolic acid and moringa tea, which is an excellent natural cleanser lifting dirt and grime from the skin.
FLINT + FLINT Serum
It is a vitamin C and multi-mineral skin supplement serum containing a high concentration of purified active ingredients to energise, nourish, protect and repair. Intensively hydrates the skin and restores radiance. Helps to reduce hyper-pigmentation.
Minerals and trace elements play a fundamental role in the correct enzymatic function of the skin. They reinforce its protection systems and maintain cutaneous balance. Mineral deficiency rapidly leads to cutaneous disorders, sensitive skin, reactive skin, inflammation and irritation with the most severe cases of cutaneous stress sometimes leading to Psoriasis. The atoligomer contained in the serum, thanks to its richness in trace elements, stimulates the vitality of skin cells: fibroblasts and keratinocytes, thus reinforcing the viability and vitality of the skin as well as its cohesion.
FLINT + FLINT SPF30 Primer
Advanced technology formulation provides SPF30 protection from UVB combined with UVA protection for broad-spectrum defence from harmful UV rays. Combined with the latest advancement in daily protection from IR attack. Primes the skin for make-up application. The product contains Venuceane, a biotechnology active that fights infrared induced samples, lessens the inflammatory conditions, improves hydration and maintains dermal architecture in order to limit wrinkle formation.
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