Dr. Denese Post Peel Comfort Cream 2 oz

Dr. Denese Post Peel Comfort Cream 2 oz

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Dr Denese made this cream to comfort your skin after a mechanical or light chemical peel. It is a tall order for any cream to function as a post peel comfort cream because the post peel skin demands so much!

Who is it for: All skin types.

Why is it different: Top, natural, organic and scientific ingredients, such as skin identical lipids, Ceramides, Hexapeptide 12, Hyaluronic Acid, Linoleic and Linolenic Acid, Jojoba seed oil, Aloe Vera, Cucumber and Chamomile extract complete this remarkably popular cream.

Usage: Apply as the last step of your Micro Peel System to comfort and smooth your skin. Free from: Free from: Parabens, sulfates, dyes, phthalates Cruelty free. No animal testing.

Ingredients: Water, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Glycerin, Cyclomethicone, Glyceryl Stearate, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Ceramide NG, PEG-10 Phytosterol, Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-12, PEG-100 Stearate, PEG-40 Stearate, Polyacrylamide, C12-14 Isoparaffin, Laureth-7, Ceteareth-20, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Acetamide MEA, Panthenol, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Hyaluronic Acid, Phytic Acid, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Oil, Linoleic Acid, Linolenic Acid, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Sorbitol, Tocopherol, Ascorbyl Methylsilanol Pectinate, Urtica Dioica (Nettle) Extract, Equisetum Arvense (Horsetail) Extract, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Extract, Centella Asiatica Extract, Chamomile Matricaria Extract, Chlorella Vulgaris Extract, Hydrolyzed Algin, Beeswax, Dimethicone, Arginine, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Tribehenin, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin

Product Detail

Who is it for: All skin types


Why is it different: Top, natural, organic and scientific ingredients, such as skin identical lipids, Ceramides, Hexapeptide 12, Hyaluronic Acid, Linoleic and Linolenic Acid, Jojoba seed oil, Aloe Vera, Cucumber and Chamomile extract complete this remarkably popular cream.

Usage

Usage: Apply as the last step of your Micro Peel System to comfort and smooth your skin.

Free from: Parabens, sulfates, dyes, phthalates Cruelty free. No animal testing.

Ingredients

Ingredients: Water, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Glycerin, Cyclomethicone, Glyceryl Stearate, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Ceramide NG, PEG-10 Phytosterol, Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-12, PEG-100 Stearate, PEG-40 Stearate, Polyacrylamide, C12-14 Isoparaffin, Laureth-7, Ceteareth-20, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Acetamide MEA, Panthenol, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Hyaluronic Acid, Phytic Acid, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Oil, Linoleic Acid, Linolenic Acid, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Sorbitol, Tocopherol, Ascorbyl Methylsilanol Pectinate, Urtica Dioica (Nettle) Extract, Equisetum Arvense (Horsetail) Extract, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Extract, Centella Asiatica Extract, Chamomile Matricaria Extract, Chlorella Vulgaris Extract, Hydrolyzed Algin, Beeswax, Dimethicone, Arginine, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Tribehenin, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin

Why in this order?

Based on state-of-the-art medical knowledge, I have identified six phases of skin care that you will need to complete every night to successfully address the eight visual signs of aging skin.

1. Cleanse and Tone

The cleansing phase is an important first step and I do not recommend using soap. The pH of soap can dry your skin. I also do not recommend water-free, leave-on cleansers, which can clog your pores. A good cleanser has a pH close to that of the skin and will not dry out your skin. After cleansing, I recommend using toner to remove the dirt the cleanser missed.

CLEANSER: The best ingredients to seek out in this product are alpha- and beta-hydroxy acids, which are excellent cleaning agents, and other beneficial additions, such as vitamins C and E. However, the key isn't just the ingredients—you rinse them off very quickly—but finding a good cleanser that doesn't leave your skin feeling tight and dry. You should judge your cleanser based on the condition of your skin after you've washed, rinsed, and dried. Your face should feel fresh, clean, and comfortable, not dry or pulled.

TONER: The same criteria apply. An effective toner will have a gentle astringency, yet it should leave your face feeling soft and refreshed. If your skin doesn't feel pulled and dry after you've applied it, it's the right product for you.

2. Exfoliate and Purify

The exfoliating phase is critical if you want flawless skin. Exfoliation stimulates cellular turnover and may improve skin thickness. It also removes dead cells on top of your skin, allowing skin care products to transport key ingredients to their destination. The exfoliating phase also provides one final opportunity to open up clogged pores before you move on to the other phases of your skin care routine.

Try our glycolic acid peel pads, the Advanced Firming Facial Pads, with a 10 % strength solution. Clinical studies have shown significant collagen-stimulating and skin-thickness-building action at the right glycolic concentration at the right pH levels. Our Advanced Firming Facial Pads are made to these exact specifications. These pads also exfoliate your skin to perfection which is critical if you want flawless skin.

Microdermabrasion Cream: You need this product for additional exfoliation once a week, or twice, if your skin has the tolerance for it. A good microdermabrasion cream should have a rich texture and contain abrasive particles—aluminum oxide or pumice is ideal—but the particles should be very small. Avoid products that contain large grains of any rough or sharp particles. The purpose of this step is to micropolish your face, not scratch it. And the cream should feel good. When you rinse it off, your face should not feel tight or dry, but rather smooth, soft, and soothed.

3. Stimulate Cellular Performance

SKIN-STIMULATING SERUM: The skin-stimulating phase encourages the skin's own collagen-building machinery and repair mechanism to soften the look of lines and wrinkles. This is ideally done with a thin water-consistency serum, rich in ingredients that easily permeate the skin. This step does not feel particularly moisturizing and it may leave your skin feeling dry and tingly.

4. Build Lipid Barrier

SKIN-BUILDING SERUM: The skin-building phase helps restore skin barrier functions via delivering essential nutrients to the skin. This is ideally done with lipid-based serums and contains high concentrations of lipid (fat) soluble vitamins, ceramides, antioxidants, retinol and essential fatty acids.

With this regimen you are layering your face with all the rich ingredients that are so effective in fighting the signs of aging. You are rebuilding the all important skin lipid barrier to protect your skin from drying out and generating wrinkles.

5. Seal and Maintain

The skin-building phase helps prevent water loss via sealing the top layer of the skin with emollient lipids (step 4) while the skin-sealing phase (step 5) moisturizes and prevents water loss by sealing the skin. This is done with a cream with the right balance of lipids and humectants to help maintain and balance the moisture level in the skin to protect the skin from dryness.

This final application of cream is to seal the skin and rebuild the lipid barrier. First and foremost, a cream should feel good. It should not leave your skin feeling dry and your skin should not remain shiny for hours after you've applied it. Look for the right level of lipids in the cream that is satisfying to your skin. Ceramides, EFAs, retinol, vitamins C and E, and hyaluronic acid are all excellent ingredients for this last step in your skin care program.

6. Protect and Correct

The skin-protection phase consists of using SPF 30 sun protection daily in the morning and throughout the day, rain or shine, every day of the year. Sun exposure is the most common cause of aging and with use of a good protective product, aging from sun damage can be reduced.

Doctor Developed. Clinically Tested. Visible Results.
High Percentages of Active Ingredients.
PETA Cruelty Free. Manufactured in USA. 
Free from:
  • Parabens 
  • Sulfates 
  • Dyes 
  • Phthalates
  • Formaldehyde
  • Mineral Oil
  • Triclosan 
  • Hydroquinone 
  • SLS & SLES
  • Oxybenzone
 

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CK
03/08/2021
CAROLINE K.
United States United States
Dr Denese Skin Care best for my skin

I wander off to try other products but always return to Dr Denese skin care

DC
02/19/2021
Denise C.
United States United States
All products

Dr Denese has the most beautiful products.

LD
05/05/2018
Laurie D.
Soothing and Fabulous

I got this cream from a kit on qvc. It's so wonderful after doing a peel. It helps to seal in the benefits of the peel while cushioning your skin with moisture. So happy to see this offered here separately.

Dr Denese SkinScience

This cream is now sold on our website outside of the kit. We are so glad you are happy!!!