Aesthetic Medicine
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There are three new additions to the Heliocare range of sun protection products. 360° Pigment Solution Fluid is a silky, tinted high-level daily sun protection with ingredients such as niacinamide and ellagic acid to help prevent and correct hyperpigmentation caused by sun damage. Meanwhile, 360° Age Active Fluid features a soft-focus complex to diffuse light and a tint to even out skin tone, with hyaluronic acid, serine and trehalose; and 360° MD AK Fluid offers full-spectrum sun protection with ingredients to prevent and adjuvant treatment of actinic keratosis and non-melanoma skin cancer. All three products contain the brand’s Fernblock antioxidant and DNA damage repair complex; and protect against UVA, UVB, visible light including blue light, and infrared-A, with a combination of chemical and mineral filters.


Clinisept+ distributor Aesthetic Source now stocks the antimicrobial skin preparation and aftercare product in a retail format for patients to take home. Clinisoothe+ Skin Purifier cleanses skin and protects from pollutants and impurities, prevents breakouts and promotes rapid skin recovery, according to the brand. It has a skin-neutral pH, is non-toxic, non-cytotoxic to regrowing skin cells and is alcohol free. The spray is suitable for even the most sensitive skins, such as those who suffer with eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, rosacea and acne.


New from cosmeceutical skincare brand Medik8 is Advanced Day Ultimate Protect, a year-round SPF50+ protection sunscreen and moisturiser. Packaged in a pump tube, the product protects from both UVA and UVB rays with premium chemical filters – Tinosorb S, Uvinul T150 and Uvinul A Plus – selected for their photostability, high performance and skin-caring capabilities. It also contains photolyase, a DNA repair enzyme derived from plankton extract encapsulated in the formula to optimise penetration and delivery.

PCA Skin

Daily Defense Mist from PCA Skin is designed to protect the skin from daily exposure to environmental stressors such as blue light and other pollutants while offering an instant boost in hydration for a more radiant complexion. The antioxidant-rich mist contains dandelion, marrubium vulgare, sodium carrageenan and jania rubens extracts as well as aloe barbadensis leaf juice; and can be used following long amounts of screen time for greater protection against blue light exposure.


The Moisturising Solutions line comprises four products for all skin types formulated to provide optimal levels of hydration and enhance skin function. The products are: HA Densimatrix, an intensive moisturising concentrate that combines hyaluronic acid in several molecular structures along with an anti-hyaluronidase complex to protect HA degradation; Hydra-vital Light, a lightweight gel-cream that is quickly absorbed with a plant-based polysaccharide to prevent trans-epidermal water loss; Hydra-vital Factor K, a rich cream with amino acids, urea, allantoin, vitamin E and lactic acid; and Hydravital Mask, an intensive moisturising mask with argan oil, panthenol and viola tricolor extract to help skin recover essential lipids, while its post-biotic active ingredient balances skin’s microbiota.


Professional-grade skincare brand Skinceuticals has launched Oil Shield UV Defense SPF50, a lightweight, residue-free formula with mattifying properties to reduce oiliness. The “invisible” formula provides high, broadspectrum UV protection with a comfortable, drytouch finish. It combines mineral and chemical filters to protect against UVA and UVB rays, while silica absorbs sebum for a blurring effect.


Medical aesthetics product supplier Medical Aesthetic Group has introduced the Skin Rejuvenation Program from French skincare brand Eneomey. The range comprises professional skin peels and homecare products to fight signs of ageing and pigmentation and target acne and acne scars. Each product contains vitamin C and phytic, glycolic, salicylic and hyaluronic acids, along with camomile, vitamins E and A, shea butter and orchid oil. The products are: Hyaluronic Masque, Soft Cleanser, Sunlight Screen 50+, Daylight C20, Rejuv Elixium, Stim Renew 30 and Masque Peel Off C10.


Fasting mimicking diet ProLon has released the ProLon 2 collection, featuring a variety of new soup flavours including Butternut Squash, Spinach & White Bean, Butternut Squash & Quinoa and Black Bean, adding to the original flavours: Vegetable, Minestrone, Vegetable Quinoa, Mushroom and Tomato. ProLon is a five-day meal programme designed to kick-start weight loss while nourishing the body and supporting metabolic health. The other foods are L-Bar energy bars, olives and kale crackers; in addition to supplements, herbal teas and L-Drink. ProLon is distributed by Skinbrands.

This article appears in the September 2021 Issue of Aesthetic Medicine

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This article appears in the September 2021 Issue of Aesthetic Medicine