ESTÉE LAUDER Advanced Night Repair Collection review

Since the very famous ESTÉE LAUDER advanced night repair concentrated recovery eye mask has been receiving much attention and has been featured in commercials. We soon experienced other products of Advanced Night Repair collection. Here we are going to write a little something about using experience.

Advanced Night Repair Concentrated Recovery Eye Mask

This famous eye mask helps to diminish and reverse the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.  Also it is of great joy for you to applying it: First you press the liquid chamber to break the seal and releases the formula onto the pads. Next massage the packet to ensure the pads are saturated and then apply them on.

Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II

This serum designed to correct various damage to the skin. Night time is when the skin repairs and regenerates itself. So it is a great time to aid that repair. Using advanced night repair serum for 2 weeks, it can see pores are starting to shrink down and the overall texture of the skin is improving.

Always follow this serum with your appropriate eye cream and night moisturizer to treat your individual concern.

Advanced Night Repair Intensive Recovery Ampoules

This ampoules is very effective to calm and repair the look of over-stressed skin. The right procedure to use it is applying it at the night after you serum but before your moisturizer.

If you are not sure whether you can get used to it, you can try a 10-ampoules set first.

Though this review cannot include all products of advanced night repair series. We will keep going and carry on experience sharing on night cream and mask with comparison of other brands.

Here to see our detail comparison of popular hyaluronic acid.

Four Popular Hyaluronic Acid Trial Experience Sharing

Hyaluronic acid or HA is a naturally occurring substance in human body that keeps skin hydrated, maintains collagen elasticity and is therefore an essential ingredient in all anti-aging products. However, with an array of such beauty products in the market it can get confusing to make the right choice for your skin type. To make it easier, we bring you comparison between four of the most popular HA containing products from different companies and their pros and cons.

Hyaluronic Acid Products Comparison

Indeed Laboratories Hydraluronic Moisture Booster

Pros – As the name suggests, this HA serum from Indeed Laboratories helps boosts skin hydration levels, adds volume to the skin making it appear supple and does not contain organic solvents and animal extracts. It contains pure hyaluronic acid and red marine algae that heighten this product’s functioning on your skin. Customer reviews rave about its ability and long term effects on skin giving it a plumper look, maintaining moisture balance and helping in early skin aging. It works wonderfully for dry, dehydrated, scaly skin and is an excellent enhancer to your daily moisturizer.

Cons – it isn’t as effective on oily-combination skin type.

Cosmedica Pure Hyaluronic Acid Serum

Pros – formulated with pure hyaluronic acid this serum promises absolute skin hydration and plumping along with many anti-aging benefits. It does not contain any parabens and fragrance and its non-greasy formula makes it easy to penetrate the skin’s layers. This Cosmedica HA serum is gentle and non-irritating and is beneficial in providing skin with intense moisture, decreasing the appearance of fine lines, dryness and uneven skin tone resulting in well hydrated, supple and youthful skin. It works beautifully for all skin types including sensitive skin. Its application on your face is made easier with the dropper and the greatest advantage of this serum is its competitive price.

Cons – the hyaluronic acid smell is a tad strong but disappears after a few minutes after application.

Pestle & Mortar Pure Hyaluronic Serum

Prosthis anti-aging HA product is very effective on wrinkles, fine lines, dryness adding volume and moisture to your skin giving it a radiant young look. Pestle & Mortar HA serum is a New York Times recommendation. Its light formula enriched with vitamin E shows excellent noticeable results after just a few weeks of application and can also be used as a primer. The serum contains no animal derivatives, parabens, fragrance, organic solvents, mineral oils and is not tested on animals. This makes it suitable for all skin types. The dropper makes it is easy to apply on skin making it soft, smooth, supple and wrinkle free.

Cons there isn’t any negative feedback reported yet.

Paula’s Choice RESIST Hyaluronic Acid Booster

Prosthis serum targets all skin related problems like pre mature aging, dehydration, dullness, sagging, fine lines, uneven tone, redness and irritation. With hyaluronic acid and Adenosine as its main ingredients, this moisturizer evens out lines and skin tone, boosts your skin’s hydration, improves its elasticity and plumps it up making it appear younger and smoother. The ingredients include a unique mix of  9 plant oils like argan oil and primrose oil that helps restore lost moisture and is therefore a great hydrator for very, very dry skin.

A special mention – added to toner this serum highlights the skin around the eyes.

Consa few users found it difficult to take out the last remaining drops.

 

To summarize, the serum from Indeed Laboratories is for you if you are 35 and younger and your main complaint is very dry patchy skin. Cosmedica’s gentle and economically priced serum is ideal for first time users. Paula’s Choice serum is great if you don’t mind thick textured moisturizer. Our recommendation out of the four is Pestle & Mortar’s Pure HA serum as it suits and works wonders on all skin types.

 

All you need to know about Hyaluronic Acid.

DIY Natural Face Mask for Summer

Summer is the hottest season in which fruits and chilled veggies, cool drinks gives a refresher to your body. We need some fresh watermelon, cucumber and grapes to make our body and skin hydrated. Summer is the driest season in which we face many skin problems due to harmful sun rays. Skin problems like sunburn, tanning, dry skin, rashes are the common problems faced in Summers. Here is the list of few DIY face mask which will brighten your skin and make it glow in the summers.

1) Natural Yogurt with Honey.

This Mask improves the texture of the skin and acts as an astringent to your rough skin.

Ingredients:

1 Tablespoon Yogurt

½ TBSP Honey

Information:

Take one bowl, mix 1 tablespoon fresh yogurt in it. Further, add ½ honey to it. Mix it well or blend it with a spoon.  Before applying this mask wash your face or exfoliate with water. Apply this smooth mask on your dry skin. Keep it for 20 minutes and relax. Rinse it well and clean it dry. This is the easiest and simplest mask which can be made in seconds and the ingredients are readily available at home.

2) Natural Lemon and Cucumber Mask.

This Mask detoxifies the skin reducing the puffiness on the face. It also restores moisture of the skin.

Ingredients:

1 Lemon and peeled and chopped cucumber.

Information:

Lemon is the most active ingredient to the skin which contains Vitamin C. For this mask, you should squeeze one lemon and add peeled and chopped cucumber. Wash your face with water and pat the face dry. Apply the mask gently and keep it for 15 minutes till it becomes dry. Wash your face off.

3) Mint Face Mask.

This is a great face mask used in the summers. Mint is used to soothe the irritated and itchy skin and is used to give freshness to your skin.

Ingredients:

Fresh Mint leaves, cucumber, and Lemon.

Information:  Grind and blend mint leaves and soak in Lukewarm Water. Add squeezed lemon and cucumber pieces in the mint leave. Apply it on your face evenly avoiding the eyes. Rest it for 10 minutes. You will have a tingling sensation but will feel cooler and fresher after washing off the Pack.

4) Aloe Vera Juice with Sandalwood Powder.

This Face mask acts as an antioxidant and anti-allergic mask. It gives you a refresher and cool feeling. It blemishes your skin and removes tan from the skin. The fragrance of sandalwood enlightens the mood.

Ingredients:

Sandalwood Powder

Aloe Vera Juice or Rose Water.

Information:

Buy a Sandalwood Powder from a store. Mix fresh aloe vera Juice in the sandalwood powder. You can also use Rose Water which is a great base for smoothening the skin. This face mask is the easiest mask as you do not need to grind or blend anything and is easy to make. Apply the Mask on the Face and let it dry. Once it gets dry after 20-25 minutes wash it off with water and pat it dry. It gives you extraordinary results.

How to Heal, Treat and Prevent Eczema

Eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis which is the most common type of reddness. Eczema is an inflammatory skin disease flared up by rashes or itching. It is caused due to family history or any other skin conditions prone to this disease. The actual cause of this skin disease is unknown but it is thought to be linked to the immune system or an allergy associated with the family history or some disease like asthma. It is chronic skin problem whose patches are dry, rashy, irritated, cracked and red or black in color.

You have continuous itching problem and in extreme cases oozing problems. Sometimes there is a sudden increase in the itching and sudden decrements in the infection. This happens to people with a sensitive group of conditions. This skin problem may be severe depending on the conditions. It can appear on the face, legs, knees, wrists, feet or hands. It can affect other areas and can be mild, moderate or severe. It is not infectious or contagious skin disease.

A staphylococcus aureus, which enthralls on the skin, is a bacterium with most common eczema. It can form severe infection with no signs.

Symptoms due to which eczema flare-up:

  1. Highly irritating and dry skin.
  2. Red, patchy and inflamed skin.
  3. Sometimes the skin becomes bled and lachrymose.
  4. Sometimes it causes infection in the areas of the skin.
  5. The severity and ups and downs (flare up) can vary from person to person and time to time.

The rate of eczema is developing rapidly and is observed to be 1 to 5 in 20 persons.   

Causes or reason behind the formation of eczema:

  1. Hereditary conditions.
  2. Dirt or Pollution.
  3. Skin Allergies to dust.
  4. Lifestyle or diet.
  5. Climatic conditions.

Basic Treatment of Eczema:

  1. You should soak your infected area in warm water, bleach, salt, vinegar, baking soda. Taking shower and moisturizing it on timely basis acts as a basic treatment for a disease called eczema.
  2. Before the things get worsen you should immediately consult a skin specialist for the ailment of the disease. Take the prescribed medicines on time and don’t expect instant improvements. You should keep the patchy area clean, dry and protect it from harmful radiations of the sun and avoid infectious condition.
  3. Apply the steroids and the cream until the rash has completely vanished. You can also rub it with natural oils to clear the cracked skin.
  4. Studies have shown that getting enough Vitamin D in day to day life can improve your skin conditions.
  5. Having control on the skin conditions over dry, humid, and winter climate can help cure the disease.
  6. There are many techniques involved in healing this disease like acupressure, phototherapy, drugs like glucocorticosteroids, Antihisthamines can act as a strong therapy for the ailment.

Prevention:

  1. Use gentle soaps on the infected area as well as all over the body.
  2. Don’t take longer baths or showers.
  3. Moisturize the skin with a good moisturizer daily.
  4. Dry and pat your skin carefully and avoid triggers that increase the chances of inflammation.