Yesterday’s post discussed a product I received from Klout* and this is the second of the three perks I received. There’s a lot going on with this: peptides, kojic acid, licorice extract. It could work, but in order to find out, you’ll have to purchase at least 2 bottles. If you’re not using hydroquinone (and that’s a concern, too), it can take 4-6 months to see optimal results with an over-the-counter product. Shave off a month of you’re having office procedures dome. This professional line is designed for dry, mature skin, so those with acne issues may want to avoid this.
Pro Vita-K Complex™ – combines the remarkable proven benefits of Vitamin K with a unique Amino Acid/Polypeptide Complex proven to significantly improve tone and elasticity, and dramatically reduces the appearance of problem skin conditions with the first application. (Their verbiage, not mine. Highly doubtful.)
Matrixyl® 3000– consists of a combination of two pentapeptides; Palmitoyl Oligopeptide and Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide – 7. Known to promote collagen production while stimulating fibroblast cells in the skin, enabling them to significantly reduce the appearance of wrinkles.
Cocoa Butter (SO…are you for anti-aging or skin lightener?)
Water/Aqua/Eau, Cyclopentasiloxane, Stearic Acid, Glycerin, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Glyceryl Stearate, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Oleosomes, Phytonadione, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7, Equisetum Arvense Extract, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Extract, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Hexylresorcinol, Phenylethyl Resorcinol, Kojic Acid, Ethyl Ascorbic Acid, Dimethicone, Nylon 12, Triethanolamine, Glyceryl Polymethacrylate, PVM/MA Copolymer, Mica, Silica, Polyacrylamide, C13-14 Isoparaffin, Laureth-7, Disodium EDTA, Sodium Metabisulfite, Diazolidinyl Urea, Citric Acid, BHT, Butylene Glycol, Carbomer, Polysorbate-20, Tocopheryl Acetate, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizinate, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Dipalmitoyl Hydroxyproline, Propylene Glycol, Methylparaben.
*http://www.corp.klout.com/perks/disclosure (in short, I receive no compensation other than the free samples that were sent to me and no obligation to discuss them.)