This eye treatment is a concentrated delivery system for the highest form of active, bio-available Vitamin C for use particularly around the eye area. This serum can also be used all over the face and neck if desired. A gentle effective treatment for the delicate eye area to help revitalize and turn back the clock. Helps diminish eye puffiness, sun spots, refines skin texture and provides anti-aging properties. Use once or twice a day followed by either the Ultimate Peptide Eye Crème or the Matrixyl 3000 eye moisturizer.
Vitamin C is an incredible antioxidant and has many benefits, including the potential to:
Boost collagen production
Reduce the appearance of dark spots
Reduce the appearance of early aging
Protect against sun damage
Keep the skin hydrated
Researchers have discovered that when it comes to healthy skin, topical vitamin C is significantly more effective than consuming it.
Vitamin C is absolutely essential for producing collagen in the body. Collagen is the building block of skin, hair, muscles, and tendons, and it is what keeps our skin looking youthful and smooth. As we age, collagen production slows down, which may lead to sagging skin.
Topical vitamin C can help prevent premature aging of the skin, restoring a youthful, smooth appearance to the skin.
Not only does vitamin C boost collagen production, which can reduce wrinkles and increase elasticity of the skin, but it also help prevent the loss of collagen that results from natural aging.
In addition, this antioxidant plays an important role in combating unwanted dark spots and preventing signs of premature aging caused by factors such as smoking, environmental pollutants, and chronic sun exposure.
Vitamin C may help improve skin complexion by reducing the appearance of dark spots. Hyperpigmentation a common condition characterized by the development of darker spots on the skin is most often caused by overexposure to the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays and environmental stresses. Although harmless, hyperpigmentation can lead to an uneven skin tone.
Vitamin C helps inhibit the production of tyrosinase, an enzyme that aids in the production of melanin, preventing hyperpigmentation. Vitamin C doesn’t have an effect on normal skin coloration—it won’t fade away normal dark skin pigmentation, only the abnormal melanin deposits caused by excess sun exposure.
Vitamin C can neutralize free radicals, which are unstable molecules that can cause damage to the skin. By combating oxidative stress, Vitamin C helps to protect the skin from environmental aggressors and prevent premature aging.
Moreover, Vitamin C plays a crucial role in synthesizing collagen, a protein that provides structure and firmness to the skin. As we age, collagen production naturally declines, leading to the formation of fine lines and wrinkles. Vitamin C stimulates collagen production, helping to maintain skin elasticity and minimize the visible signs of aging.
While also, Vitamin C inhibits the production of melanin, the pigment responsible for dark spots and hyperpigmentation. By regulating melanin production, Vitamin C can help fade existing dark spots and prevent the formation of new ones, resulting in a more even, radiant complexion.
Aloe Vera restores water levels in the skin and creates a protective layer that prevents water loss through evaporation. The antioxidants present in it fight free radicals that accelerate aging, and it has benefits when applied to the skin. When applied to the skin, it has a soothing, healing action and even helps in cell regeneration of the skin, skin damaged by age, sun, pollution and stress, giving the skin a more youthful appearance.
Licorice extract reduces dark spots, fades acne scars, soothes irritation, moisturizes skin, reduces fine lines and wrinkles.
Centella asiatica extract is an ingredient used in skincare products that has many benefits for the skin such as maintaining the skin’s natural barrier, reducing the damaging effects of the sun, providing the skin with a source of antioxidants, photoprotection and anti-aging properties.
MSM is revered for its anti-aging properties. The organosulfur compound has a terrific relationship with collagen, which is a protein that keeps your skin looking tight, elastic, and young. According to medical research, applying topical MSM is believed to not only boost collagen production in the skin but also inhibit its catabolism. This means that MSM prevents collagen from breaking down. This, in turn, will get rid of wrinkles and other aging signs, leaving your skin looking and feeling youthful for longer.
Directions: Dab around eyes, forehead and cheek area. Use once or twice a day followed by either the Ultimate Peptide Eye Crème or the Matrixyl 3000 eye moisturizer.
Ultimate Peptide Eye Creme:
Contains a synergistic combination of organic Aloe, Alpha Lipoic and Alpha Hydroxy acids, Argireline and other Peptides, Squalane, Grapeseed Oil, Vitamins E and C and many other great moisturizers. Can also be used as an all-over facial moisturizer. Packaged in a 15 ml airless pump.
Directions: Dab around eyes, forehead and cheek area morning and night. Use anywhere you have expression lines.
Argireline: also known as acetyl hexapeptide-3, is a synthetic six amino acid peptide used in anti-aging skin care products to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It works by limiting the ability of neurotransmitters to activate movement in your facial muscles, for example, when forming facial expressions such as smiling or frowning. By inhibiting the nerves that cause facial muscles to contract, subtle facial expressions are limited, and wrinkles are subsequently reduced. Argireline has also been shown to promote collagen production. Studies have shown that Argireline improves the appearance of facial areas prone to developing dynamic folds, including around the eyes and in the forehead area. According to a study published in the International Journal of Cosmetic Science, when Argireline is used at a 5% concentration it has the ability to decrease wrinkles up to 30% when applied once daily for 28 days. Thus, anyone looking to smooth out wrinkles caused by repeated muscle movement in areas such as the forehead and around the eyes may benefit from topical application of Argireline.
Dipeptide Diaminobutyroyl Benzylamide Diacetate: is considered a neurotransmitter-inhibiting peptide, meaning it could have the ability to target expression lines. Reduces the contraction frequency of facial muscle cells, thereby reducing expression lines and helps reduce wrinkles and laugh lines. Great for anti-aging products, especially effective for fine lines. For intensive wrinkle smoothing products.
Vitamin C: benefits skin by visibly evening out skin tone, supporting elasticity, visibly fading dark spots and minimizing the look of wrinkles, all while helping skin look more radiant overall.
Squalane: has many benefits for the skin, including hydrating the skin, promoting a youthful appearance, alleviating the appearance of temporary redness, controlling oil and reducing the appearance of fine lines. Calms inflammation supports the outer skin barrier and works well with actives like retinol. Great for softening or smoothing the skin, locks in moisture and helps regulate sebum production. Non-comedogenic, so it can be used for all skin types. Those with dry, irritated, or sensitive skin will see the most effect from squalane but we can all benefit from this superstar skincare ingredient.
Eyebright: is known to have skin benefits. It uses flavonoids to boost collagen production, providing a plumping effect that makes fine lines and wrinkles far less noticeable. Cell repair is also accelerated with an eyebright-rich treatment.
Evening Primrose Oil: Deeply moisturizes and softens the skin and has anti-inflammatory properties. Rich in omega-6 essential fatty acids, including linoleic acid and gamma-linolenic acid which benefits the skin. The fatty acids that evening primrose oil contains, help skin to look firm and tight. Can also help calm the skin, makes the skin soft, supplies it with essential nutrients and healthy fats, making your skin look youthful and plumped.
Rosa Canina Oil: Nourishes, hydrates and moisturizes for any skin type due to its high levels of essential fatty acids, antioxidant properties, helps with scars and blemishes – due to skin cell regeneration.