Clarins has just launched one of the most exciting skincare launches of the Autumn season: a trio of Skin Boosters that tap potent plant extracts to energize, repair & detox your skin. These products debuted in Europe a few months ago and were an overnight success. Here’s the story behind them:
Launch: a trio of Clarins Boosters
How they work: Mix three-to-five drops of the booster with a moisturizer, face cream, serum, mask or liquid foundation to engergize, help repair or detox skin.
When to use: periodically as a treatment whenever your skin needs it.
The quote: “Over 76% of women say their lifestyle affects their skin.”
Clarins Booster Energy
The problem: tired-looking skin due to lack of sleep, jet lag, caring for newborns, working overtime
Skin need: fatigued skin that looks dull, has a lack of tone or tired features. All skin cells need energy to function. But a busy, stressful lifestyle can reduce cell energy and lead to a slowing of cell metabolism.
Benefits: minimizes signs of fatigue, tones and strengthens skin and revives radiance
Key ingredients: ginseng, wheat proteins & tetrapeptide
The claim: a few drops of Booster Energy can improve skin cell energy 22%
Clarins Booster Repair
The problem: a weakened skin barrier that shows redness and irritation. This can be caused by extreme climates, hard, salt or chlorinated water or minor cosmetic procedures.
Skin need: a boost to help improve skin barrier function. Helps to correct redness, intense dryness, roughness and tightness of skin
Key ingredients: mimosa tenuiflora, allantoin & panthenol
The claim: a drew drops of Booster Repair can increase epidermis thickness by 113%.
Clarins Booster Detox
The problem: overindulgence and poor diet that is reflected in the skin. Extreme pollution and a smoking environment can add to the problem.
Skin need: The skin has its own detoxification system that breaks down oxidized compounds harmful to cells. Often, congested skin needs help accelerating the elimination of toxins to help correct irregular complexion, dull skin tone and dehydrated skin.
Key ingredients: green coffee & double hyaluronic acid
The claim: A few drops of Booster Detox can help reduce oxidized compounds by 31%.
Clarins Boosters, 15 ml, $40 each
Clarins is available in Canada at Hudson’s Bay stores and thebay.com