ANTI-POLLUTION SKINCARE

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City life can be a whirlwind of excitement, but the pace and pollution can take its toll on your complexion. Stand up for your skin in the modern metropolis with our anti-pollution skincare.

HOW CAN POLLUTION AFFECT YOUR SKIN?

Exposure to pollution can lead to skin losing its radiance. Smoke, smog and sunlight can create 'free radicals': age-accelerating particles
which sap the skin's natural ability to act as a protective barrier. Help keep skin healthy and hydrated with our pollution-clearing ritual.

YOUR POLLUTION-CLEARING ROUTINE

STEP 1: PEEL
After a busy day in the city, gently lift away pollutants, impurities and dead skin cells with Drops of Youth™ Youth Liquid Peel formula.
STEP 2: CLEANSE
Use a gentle cleanser, like our alcohol-free Aloe Calming Cream Cleanser to clean, hydrate and soften your skin.
STEP 3: TONE
Apply a gentle toner like our Aloe Soothing Toner using small circular motions to tone and refresh even sensitive skin.
STEP 4: PROTECT
Finally, help protect your skin from pollution and damaging UVA/UVB rays with our Drops of Youth™ Youth Fresh Emulsion with SPF 20 PA+++.
AN ADDED SKIN TREAT
For an extra boost of anti-pollution power, try our Japanese Matcha Tea Pollution Clearing Mask once or twice a week. Watch our tutorial below to see how our resident expert applies our anti-pollution mask. Careful not to use it on the same day as your Drops of Youth™ Youth Liquid Peel though - as this may be too much for your skin!

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  • Drops of Youth™ Peel
    $34.90

  • Aloe Calming Cream Cleanser
    $21.90

  • Aloe Calming Toner
    $20.90

  • Drops of Youth™ Emulsion
    $49.90

  • Japanese Matcha Tea Pollution Clearing Mask
    $32.90

MASTER ANTI-POLLUTION MASKING

Facial and Body Care Expert, Vanda Serrador, shows us how to remove impurities and reveal younger-looking skin in her anti-pollution face mask tutorial

STEP 1: APPLY
Apply an even layer of our Japanese Matcha Tea Pollution Clearing Mask to clean, dry skin using your fingertips or our Facial Mask Brush.
STEP 2: CLEANSE
Leave for 5-10 minutes then gently rinse off!
STEP 3: EXFOLIATE
For added exfoliation, wet your fingertips and gently rub the mask in circular motions before rinsing.

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WHAT OTHER ASPECTS OF CITY LIFE CAN AFFECT YOUR SKIN?

Urban lifestyles canlead to dull and tired looking skin. We've identified a few key elements of city living that affect your skin,
and provided some top tips for combatting them!

HARD WATER

Hard water contains chemicals, like calcium and magnesium, which may irritate the skin by disrupting the balance of your natural barrier. This can deplete moisture and nourishment, leaving skin dry, unprotected and exposed to UV radicals and external elements.

Keep skin feeling cool, calm and hydrated with our Aloe range - and help rehydrate dry skin with our Vitamin E Moisture Cream and Ethiopian Honey Deep Nourishing Mask.

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    Aloe Soothing Day Cream
    $30.90

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    Aloe Soothing Night Cream
    $32.90

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    Vitamin E Moisture Cream
    $49.90

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    Ethiopian Honey Deep
    Nourishing Mask
    $32.90

STRESS

When the body is stressed it becomes tense and absorbs less water, vitamins and vital nutrients, which can result in dehydrated, depleted skin in need of vitality. It can also affect our hormonal balance by exacerbating the production of sebum, which can result in blemishes and breakouts.

Pamper stressed-out skin with our British Rose Fresh Plumping mask, then relax with our Oils of Life™ range. Use our Twin Ball Massager to massage in our Oils of Life™ Intensely Revitalising Facial Oil for an at-home facial experience.

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    British Rose Fresh
    Plumping Mask
    $32.90

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    Oils of Life™
    Instensley Revitalising Cream
    $55.90

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    Oils Of Life™
    Facial Oil
    $65.90

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    Oils Of Life™ Twin-Ball
    Facial Massager
    $26.90

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    Oils Of Life™
    Sleeping Cream
    $59.90

TECHNOLOGY

Using your computer for 8+ hours each day can strain your eyesight, which can increase tiredness and tension. Try turning down the brightness of your screen and resting your eyes regularly throughout the day and during lunchtimes.

Apply our cooling Drops of Youth™ Eye Concentrate to reduce the appearance of bags and refresh tired-looking eyes. Add our Vitamin C Glow-Boosting Moisturiser to instantly refresh skin and boost your natural glow.

  • Drops Of Youth™ Eye Concentrate
    $49.90

  • Vitamin C Glow Boosting Moisturiser
    $40.90

BAD DIET

Excessive amounts of salt, sugar, caffeine and fizzy drinks can affect skin tone, reduce the production of collagen and weaken your natural barrier to pollutants.

Wholefoods high in antioxidants, like avocados, artichokes and acai berries, help your skin defend against free radicals. Staying hydrated is also important. Drink 1-2L of water each day to keep mind, body and metabolism in optimal condition

SHOP THE DROPS OF YOUTH™ RANGE

Join the anti-pollution revolution and tackle the first signs of ageing with our youth-enhancing essentials.

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