Medical grade cosmeceuticals bring together the elegance of cosmetics with the effectiveness of medicine. Scientifically tested with results published in medical journals, these products are available only through physicians. Cosmeceuticals are superior to department store cosmetics as they contain higher concentrations of active ingredients that treat your skin at the cellular level, providing direct anti-aging benefits:
- Ongoing skin transformation
- Increased collagen and elastin production
- Reduced fine lines and wrinkles
- Decreased hyperpigmentation
- Promotion of cell renewal and division
Skin Basic recommends and sells the following brands of cosmeceuticals:
Glytone - Antioxidant Anti-Aging Serum. Time released antioxidant THD Ascorbate, the most technologically advanced form of Vitamin C, improves the skin’s appearance by making skin look as if no collagen has been lost. It also protects against cell damage caused by free radicals. Time released antioxidant Vitamin E helps protect against cell damage and nourish the skin. Red Tea Flavonoids help minimize skin damage from free radicals.
Photozyme Youth Recovery Serum – Visibly reduce the signs of aging caused by sun damage. 80% of skin aging is due to the sun. While your skin’s DNA is subject to daily environmental assaults accelerating skin aging, your body can only process and repair about 50% of this damage in any given day. Photozyme Youth Recovery Serum utilizes a targeted delivery of natural repair enzymes called DNA Enzyme Technology which help prevent the signs of skin aging from surfacing. Plant-derived enzymes mimic the body’s natural response to photo-damage. The enzymes are encapsulated in a liposomal delivery system which drives them into the skin and delivers the enzymes into the cell. The enzymes search and adhere to the damaged DNA strand only (search & destroy). Your cell’s natural process takes over and the damage is then extracted or cut out (your body’s natural response). Your DNA mimics a clean strand and replicates to a healthy cell. Because Photozyme Youth Recovery Serum helps the skin repair the “other” 50% of damaged DNA and provides faster DNA recovery, it offers added protection/prevention to the UV damage suffered from sun exposure. In addition, Photozyme holds off collagen degradation in the lower layers of the skin, therefore helping to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It is non-comedogenic, and paraben-free. Photozyme fits perfectly with all skincare regimens and attacks both past and present damage!
Rejuvaphyl® Rejuvenating Complex - MDRejuvena is at the forefront of skin health featuring Phytochromatic MD® Complex, a naturally-derived, plant-based ingredient clinically proven to provide a number of important skincare benefits. Originating from a molecule necessary to sustain plant life and known for its healing properties in humans, Chlorophyll, clinically shown to reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, photo damage, and redness is bound with Copper, an essential element for maintaining optimal skin health with proven healing, anti-inflammatory, and antimicrobial properties and needed for a number of important enzymes that have various functions in the skin. As skin ages, changes in these copper-dependent enzymes can result in fine lines and wrinkles, loss of firmness and uneven skin tone. Phytochromatic MD® Complex is the joining of these elements within a unique delivery system that allows for slow release of copper in the skin. This potent copper chlorophyllin antioxidant including vitamin C, vitamin E, green tea extract and other powerful ingredients is proven to provide a number of powerful anti-aging benefits and is ideal for patients looking for a more natural alternative with proven results; this complex provides a multi-functional approach to dynamically improve the signs of aging:
- Fine lines & Coarse wrinkles
- Skin laxity & roughness
- Uneven pigmentation Age spots Blotchiness
Regenica® Rejuvenating Duel Serum - A skin care system made with the power and promise of regenerative science. Its MRCx™ next generation growth factor technology is formulated to signal your skin’s natural repair and renewal mechanisms to reveal your most beautiful skin. Regenica® was developed by Dr. Gail Naughton, one of the original developers of TNS® — an early growth factor technology. As she continued and advanced her research, she was struck by the fact that an unborn child could have surgery, yet have no scars at birth. She studied what was unique about the pre-natal environment and found a way to mimic it, so that she could produce the same type of multi-potent growth factors that are associated with scarless healing. This led to her development of MRCx™, the latest breakthrough and most advanced growth factor technology. The high concentration of growth factors at 95%, combined with innovative anti-aging ingredients, supports your skin’s natural repair and renewal mechanisms to restore beautiful, healthy skin. Regenica® is designed for patients who want to advance to the next level of skin care to help prevent and reverse the signs of aging. Used alone or in combination with other products, it’s part of a balanced skin care regimen to restore optimal skin health.
Clinical studies show that when used consistently, Regenica®:
- Improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
- Reduce the appearance of pores
- Even out skin tone
- Reveal a more radiant complexion.
Skinbetter - The science team of aesthetic experts who developed Restylane® and Dysport® has a profound understanding of skin aging and what it takes to help defy the effects of time. Their products are developed with a single goal: to deliver radiant, youthful skin that reflects the beauty of science. Products include:
LINES Smoothing Intensive Treatment - No-needle solution to wrinkles: A non-invasive hyaluronic acid topical line filler formulated with large injectable grade hyaluronic acid particles. Revolutionary and patented InterFuse™ technology delivers the hyaluronic acid deeper and faster to minimize the appearance of deep wrinkles and expression lines. Messenger peptides to renew collagen and 3 hyaluronic acids to bind water to the skin.
- FACE Smoothing Daily Treatment Cream - Cutting edge approach to collagen, targeting five types of collagen: I, III, IV, VII, and XVII. Revolutionary InterFuse™ technology, an exclusive and proprietary delivery system, drives messenger peptide blend deeper and faster to invigorate collagen while the lightweight texture forms a breathable moisturizing barrier to keep skin hydrated and radiant. Age minimizing antioxidants help protect against the breakdown of collagen and reinforces the dermal epidermal junction (DEJ) to help protect against premature skin sagging. Neuro-calming peptide offers an immediate smoothing effect.
- EYE Smoothing Daily Treatment Cream - Recharge the delicate under eye area! InterFuse™ technology revolutionary transport system masterfully delivers large sized skincare ingredients faster, deeper and with pinpoint precision as it drives a blend of messenger peptides across the barrier to invigorate collagen. A neuro-calming peptide relaxes the appearance of crow's feet almost immediately. Vitamin C, from the Australian kakadu plum, provides antioxidant and skin brightening benefits; this superfruit contains the world’s richest source of Vitamin C, with up to 100X the pure Vitamin C content of an orange. Under eye puffiness is relieved through a decongesting blend of caffeine and a highly specialized yeast derivative. A lavish blend of humectants and moisturizers helps diminish dryness and lock in moisture. Diminish the appearance of crow’s feet, puffiness, dehydration, bags and under-eye darkness.
- FACE Regenerating AlphaRet™ Overnight Cream - Supercharged with AlphaRet™, this new unique, revolutionary and proprietary combination of two gold standard ingredients, alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) and a retinoid provides visible skin rejuvenation with real retinoid efficacy and better tolerability than prescription tretinoin, with little to no irritation. Glycolic acid helps re-texturize to increase the efficacy of AlphaRet. AlphaRet™ Overnight Cream FACE goes to work while the skin is at rest, to visibly reduce the appearance of lines, wrinkles and uneven skin tone. An ultra-hydrating blend of squalane, niacinamide, ceramides, fatty acids and shea butter provides deep moisture to help counteract the dryness associated with traditional retinoid based products. Skin soothing ingredients including allantoin, glycyrrhetinic acid, bisabolol and portulaca extract provide a sensation of calmness. A potent blend of antioxidants helps provide protection against collagen, elastin and hyaluronic degradation.
- FACE Regenerating AlphaRet™ Intensive Overnight Cream - Supercharged with AlphaRet™, one of the most powerful retinoid alternatives to enter the anti-aging market, and a higher concentration of glycolic acid for more intensive results.
To inquire about a specific product or brand call 330-758-9189 ext. 122 or stop in and have a skin care consult with our aesthetician. Our knowledgeable staff is ready to assist you in selecting a product that best meets your skin type, condition and concerns..
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SKIN BASIC is located within the Lloyd Dermatology and Laser Center. Our entrance is located on the North Side of the building. The staff is available to answer your questions, educate you, and help you select products based on your individual needs.