Tuesday, November 30, 2004

Beauty Sleep

Get Your Beauty Sleep: More and more companies are coming out with treatments specifically to be used in the evening and are giving new meaning to the phrase “Beauty Sleep.” Here's what reps say about a few of these products:

Leaf & Rusher Tx Night
An enhanced nighttime concentrate designed to restore radiance to stressed, dehydrated, aging skin while you sleep. It smoothes and retexturizes, reduces the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, and protects skin from photodamage. Kelly Preston, Ali Landry and Jennifer Tilly use these skin care products, developed by Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Norman Leaf and skin care expert Rand Rusher. SRP: $150.00

Victoria Principal Principal Secret Reclaim Revolutionary Anti-Aging Night Cream
An intensive nighttime treatment formulated with Argireline Molecular Complex to fight the visible appearance of wrinkles. Delivers a higher concentration of ingredients during the optimal repair time to help accelerate the skin’s natural renewal process without irritation. SRP: $47.00

Skyn Iceland Oxygen Infusion Night Cream
An overnight treatment that charges up skin’s natural renewal process. Rich emollients and therapeutic natural ingredients offer anti-aging benefits, helping to replenish what chronic stress has taken away, while the Arctic-inspired Biospheric Complex immediately goes to work to radically stabilize, strengthen and nourish skin. SRP: $75.00

Boscia Recharging Night Moisture
A concentrated cream of Oriental botanicals formulated to moisturize, soothe and nourish the skin overnight. Absorbs deeply to revitalize, repair and strengthen the skin. Also diminishes the appearance of wrinkles and restores vitality. SRP: $30.00

Sothys Noctuelle
A new and improved universal night cream with AHAs and Vitamin C that results in optimal performance. An anti-aging formula with more anti-oxidant properties that fight free radicals to prevent the signs of age. SRP: $52.00

Jason Natural Thigh Therapy Nighttime Firming Creme
After you workout, let this cream go to work while your body and muscles rest and restore. This concentrated European oil-free Creme formula works while you sleep to reduce the appearance of cellulite. Seaweed, Guarana and Wasabi work in conjunction with Thermogenic Yerba Gold to noticeably tone and smooth hips, thighs and buttocks. Algae Extract and Ivy help break down fat in cellulite cells and amino acids strengthen and firm the skin. Horsetail helps the body produce new elastin and collagen fibers. Concentrated Vitamin E reinforces the collagen and network of elastic fibers, and helps prevent free radicals from causing skin to age prematurely. SRP: $20.00

Lamas Pro-Vita C Plus Vital Infusion Complex
A breakthrough anti-aging formula used in the evening that combines three key natural antioxidants - vitamin C ester, alpha lipoic acid and DMAE - to combat skin damage caused by free radicals while stimulating skin regeneration at the cellular level. Achieve optimum results by applying over clean skin at night, preferably a half hour before bedtime, including eye area and neck. SRP: $52.00

SkinMedica Dermal Repair
A luxurious, exclusive formulation that is highly concentrated with vitamins A, C and E, along with safflower seed and soybean oils, sodium hyaluronate, natural extracts of aloe, oat, olives, algae and other ingredients for unparalleled hydrating benefits. This heavy cream goes beyond standard moisturizers to replenish, protect and nourish skin, while improving skin texture and tone for a healthier, more vibrant appearance. SRP: $94.50