Acne and Vitamin A

Acne has plagued skin throughout history, but its remedies have evolved over time. While sulfur was used by the Ancient Egyptians, Grecians and Romans to draw out impurities, benzoyl peroxide became a main acne treatment in the 1920s. While both of these ingredients remain effective, there is one ingredient that stands out as a game-changer in treating acne—vitamin A. Vitamin A and its various derivatives have been used to clear impurities, rejuvenate skin and increase overall skin health since its introduction in the 1970s. Vitamin A can be used in its various forms— at the spa/medispa, clinic and at home—to support acne and bring skin
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Collagen and skincare

Here’s a recent post from the Synergie Facebook page by Terri Vinson about collagen and why it isn’t an ingredient in Synergie products. Terri is the owner of Synergie and she is also the cosmetic chemist/formulator of all the wonderful Synergie products. It’s a great read. Check it out. Post by Synergie Skin.
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Can you really reduce cellulite?

If you’re like me, you’ll agree that the only place for orange-peel skin is on an orange! However, everyone knows it’s really difficult to get rid of cellulite, which is why there are so many different suggestions for reducing it. From simple dry-brushing, to topical creams and lotions, to paying for expensive courses of machine-based treatments, there’s a range of things to try from the inexpensive to the seriously-wallet-harming. Here at Skin Elegance, we have a new and effective treatment from Synergie. CelluTite, launched just before the DownUnder summer last October, is proving its worth – both stand alone and when used
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Categories: Ingredients.