Improve the appearance of blemishes and signs of ageing and protect your skin with this powerful antioxidant serum and high-protection SPF duo. Featuring Silymarin, the Vitamin C / Antioxidant answer for oily skin types.
Silymarin CF is a powerful vitamin C triple antioxidant serum formulated specifically for oily and blemish-prone skin. SkinCeuticals research shows that specific combinations of antioxidants, when effectively formulated, perform synergistically to provide results superior to each single antioxidant formulation. The result of six years of research and development, this lightweight formula helps reduce oil oxidation, control excess sebum and improve the appearance of blemishes and signs of ageing. Silymarin CF contains 0.5% Silymarin, optimized concentration of milk thistle plant.
15% L-ascorbic acid (pure vitamin C antioxidant), 0.5% Ferulic acid, plant-based antioxidant and 0.5% Salicylic acid (Beta hydroxy acid). It provides environmental protection for oily, blemish-prone skin and fights against visible skin ageing.
- Clinically proven to reduce oil oxidation by up to 76%*
- Improves appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by up to 24%**
- Reduces excess sebum/oil by up to 15%***
- Reduces oiliness by up to 15%***
*Clinical study 35 subjects (China, 2020)
**8 clinical study, 55 women (USA, 2019)
***12 week clinical study, 60 women (Brazil, 2020)
OIL SHIELD DEFENSE SUNSCREEN
Oil Shield Defense Sunscreen SPF 50 daily sun protection specially formulated for oily skin. A light weight, residue-free formula with mattifying properties to help reduce skin oiliness. An invisible SPF with high UVA and UVA broad spectrum protection and a dry-touch finish.
- SPF 50 to protect against harmful UV rays
- Blend of mineral and chemical filters for broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection
- Silica silicate absorbs sebum for a light-scattering and blurring effect, perfect for use under make-up
0.5% SILYMARIN: OPTIMIZED CONCENTRATION OF MILK THISTLE
15% L-ASCORBIC ACID: PURE VITAMIN C ANTIOXIDANT
0.5% FERULIC ACID: PLANT-BASED ANTIOXIDANT
0.5% SALICYLIC ACID: BETA HYDROXY ACID
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The Science – How It Works
When skin’s oils oxidize, free radicals are generated that can damage skin and create favourable conditions for blemishes. This powerful antioxidant helps reinforce the skin’s natural protection from free radical damage.
76% agreed that the product helps reduce the appearance of blemishes*
71% saw a visible improvement in the appearance of pores*
81% agreed skin looked smoother*
73% agreed skin tone looked more even*
78% saw improvement in the appearance of skin clarity*
*Self-assessment, 60 subjects (Brazil, 2020)
How to Use
HOW TO USE SILYMARIN CF
In the morning, after cleansing, apply 4-5 drops of Silymarin CF to face, neck and chest.
HOW TO USE OIL SHIELD DEFENSE
Apply just before sun exposure. Re-apply frequently and generously to maintain protection, especially after swimming, perspiring or towelling. Avoid sun exposure at peak times and take care to avoid eye area. In case of contact with eyes rinse immediately and thoroughly.
How is SkinCeuticals Committed to Becoming More Sustainable?
SkinCeuticals is committed to looking for ways to improve the sustainability profile of their formulas and ingredient development by aiming to follow these principles:
– Reduce their water footprint index
– Source more renewable ingredients
– Increase biodegradability (of rinse-off formulas)
– Minimise packaging through continuous optimisation and innovation and greater use of post-consumer recycled (PCR) materials.