Oily and sensitive skin with
Post-Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation (PIH)?
You could have damaged your skin barrier unknowingly, causing it to be weakened and more susceptible to everything from bacteria to UV rays.
We'd love to help and it is essential to restore your epidermal barrier with the following -
Removing products from your routine that contain strong acids or a high concentration of Vitamin C (>20%). Going over 20 percent could lead to irritation and doesn't increase its benefit.
Having a well-functioning lipid barrier and moisturized skin courtesy of epidermal-barrier repairing ingredients will help to maintain the amount of oil that your skin produces without irritation.
Using products with epidermal-barrier repairing ingredients to suppress and slow down the transfer of melanin to your skin’s epidermis so you have fewer PIH.
What are epidermal-barrier repairing ingredients?
They accelerate the repair of damaged skin, reduce sensitized skin, and keep your epidermal barrier healthy.
Being able to function optimally also means your skin becomes a lot more efficient at absorbing your skincare products.
Here are several ingredients that you would want to look out for that help with epidermal-barrier restoration.
Introducing Combat PIH Skin Set
A powerful, multi-tasking pack that is uniquely formulated with high levels of epidermal-barrier repairing ingredients (all of the above!) and skin essential lipids that help to combat and reduce PIH. It further fights blemishes for clearer, smoother and beautiful skin.
This Skin Set consists of -
1. Glow Renew Moist Cleanser
2. Glow Renew Essence Toner
3. Everyday HA Booster
4. Alpha Arbutin Resurfacing Moisturizer
5. Ultra Pore Refining Anti-Blemish Night Cream
It is gentle on your skin to -
Control oil production
Remove impurities while protecting your skin from harmful bacteria
Increase skin smoothness
Rid dark spots
Repair epidermal barrier
Comes with no parabens, no alcohol, no silicones.
Vegan, Cruelty-Free and Ethically-Produced.
Formulated with Vitamin E and nourishing fatty acids, the Glow Renew Moist Cleanser is a gentle, pH-balanced cleanser that removes impurities while protecting the skin from harmful bacteria and keeping it healthy and moisturized.
A multi-targeted formula with Niacinamide, Green Tea and Panthenol that brightens the complexion, clears and prevents blackheads, small 'bumps' (comedones) and reduces excess sebum production for clearer, smoother skin.
An all-day serum formulated with pure, high-grade Hyaluronic Acid, Bulgarian Rose and Centella Asiatica to strengthen skin's foundation, enhance skin vitality and vibrancy for a more revitalized and youthful complexion.
An oil-free hydrator fortified with Alpha Arbutin, stabilized Vitamin C, and natural fruit acids to resurface skin texture, amplify collagen and eliminate post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation for an even, radiant complexion.
Step 05 (weekly routine)
A non-greasy gel formulated with Niacinamide. It effectively controls oil production while encouraging skin's natural power to amplify ceramides to improve elasticity. The powerful blend of Glycolic Acid (0.5%) and Lactic Acid (0.5%) further clears out pore-clogging sebum, tightens pores, and fights blemishes with minimal irritation.