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We’re excited to announce that Medik8 is lookfantastic Australia’s brand of the month for May!
Medik8 is a cruelty-free, award-winning skincare brand, recommended by dermatologists and professional skincare specialists globally!
The brand’s range of products are loved by lookfantastic Australia customers, for the exceptional results they provide, which are driven by the extensive scientific research that goes into each and every one of their specialised formulas.
Medik8’s products are all solutions-based and have all been formulated to combat specific skin concerns including skin ageing, blemishes, redness, dryness and pigmentation.
Whether you’re a first-time user of Medik8 altogether, are looking for a new skincare booster or simply want to learn more, keep reading for a break-down of the Medik8 products that our customers can’t get enough of.
I find the hydr8 B5 serum easy to apply and fast absorbing in my skin routine. It is very light weight and seems to assist the absorption of the following treatments I use. My skin feels soft and looks slightly plumped.
What it does- Flaking skin or dry patches have nothing on the hydr8 b5 serum, which nourishes the complexion and alleviates these concerns for plump and supple skin.
Who should use it- Hydr8 b5 is perfect for most skin types. Those suffering with dehydrated skin (which can occur regardless of your skin type— read more about this condition here) will love the moisture boost this serum provides and those with excess oil will find that their skin feels more balanced over time.
How to use it- Apply four drops of Hydr8 b5 after cleansing, both morning and night. Wait a few minutes for the product to sink into the skin before following with moisturiser.
Vitamin B5 works to moisturise, soothe and improve skin texture.
HyaluronicAcid is known to hold moisture in between our cells resulting in increased levels of hydration. It also helps reduce the appearance fine lines and wrinkles caused by dehydration.
My skin is generally quite dry and rough. However this product is very hydrating and I have noticed a difference in the texture of my skin improving since using this product. I wish I had found this product years ago.
What it does- Light-weight yet highly potent, Medik8’s C-Tetra Serum minimises the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, whilst shielding skin from the damaging effects of pollution and environmental aggressors.
Who should use it- Suitable for all skin-types and perfect for those wanting to combat dull, lacklustre skin and the signs of ageing.
How to use it- Apply four drops to the face and décolletage after cleanser. Wait a few minutes for C-Tetra to absorb before moisturising.
Vitamin C stimulates the growth of collagen, which improves both skin tone and radiance. It also works as a chemical exfoliant, sloughing off dead skin cells over time, resulting in skin that’s bright, even and smooth.
Vitamin E is an antioxidant that hydrates, repairs and strengthens the skin.
This is my holy grail night serum. I use it with the Medik8 B5. It’s absolutely amazing. Helps with my acne, fine lines, wrinkles and smooths my skin. When I wake up in the morning my skin looks brighter and glowy.
What it does- A great all-rounder, Medik8’s Retinol 10TR Serum smooths the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, unclogs congested pores and balances uneven skin tone, leaving behind a clearer, healthier and younger-looking complexion.
Who should use it- Formulated with a high-strength retinol (1%), Medik8’s Retinol 10TR Serum is perfect for those already using retinol in their regime and are looking for a higher strength. This serum will also largely benefit those concerned with fine lines, wrinkles, pore size, uneven skin tone or texture.
How to use it- After cleansing in the evening, massage 4 drops across the face, neck and décolletage and follow with your regular moisturiser or facial oil. Retinol application should be phased in gradually. Use twice a week for the first 2 weeks, every other night for the next 2 weeks and then every night. Always wear sunscreen while using this product and consult a doctor if breastfeeding or pregnant.
Retinol is a form of Vitamin A that enhances collagen production and increases skin renewal. This power-house ingredient can also work to lessen the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles as well as the side effects of sun damage.
Vitamin E is an antioxidant that hydrates, repairs and strengthens the skin.
This oil is very hydrating and my skin looked and felt wonderful after using it. It really does give a healthy hydrated glow to your skin.
What it does- A radiance restoring, hydration maintaining dry oil, containing ingredients that target premature skin ageing.
Who should use it- Perfect for all skin types and especially for those looking to achieve a smoother, more refined complexion and a lit-from-within glow!
How to use it- Use Medik8’s Glow Oil day and night, after cleansing and before moisturising for long-lasting hydration and antioxidant protection to defend against the damaging effects of pollution and environmental aggressors.
12 Essential Oils restore, hydrate and nourish the skin.
A trio of Medik8’s bestsellers that work in harmony to combat the signs of ageing while creating a glowing and youthful complexion.
The Essential CSA Kit includes-
Surface Radiance Cleanse (40ml)
A deep cleansing face wash for daily skin renewal and rejuvenation. The fragrance-free gel cleanser is formulated to remove oil, dirt and bacteria from the skin for absolute clarity. The inclusion of AHA and BHA acids works to effectively manage oily skin whilst sloughing away dead skin, leaving skin looking bright, clear and youthful.
Daily Radiance Vitamin C SPF 30 (50ml)
Created for day-time use, this hydrating moisturiser works to nourish and comfort the skin whilst boosting radiance and luminosity. it melts quickly into skin and protects with an SPF 30. Vitamin C technology keeps skin safe-guarded and helps to minimise the look of fine lines and wrinkles, so skin appears smoother and younger-looking
Night Ritual Vitamin A (50ml)
Turn back the clock with a transformative anti-ageing treatment powered by powerhouse ingredient Retinol. Medik8’s nourishing night cream penetrates deep into skin, using time-released Vitamin A to smooth fine lines and wrinkles, balance uneven tone and control sebum production for a bright, clear and healthy-looking complexion.
Can’t get enough of Medik8? Shop their entire range on lookfantastic.com here
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