I’m having a bit of a battle with my skin over the last while. Unfortunately as the years pass my rosacea is getting a little worse and I find I’m getting patches of pigmentation on my face. I’ve tried a few ‘dark spot’ creams with little success and I’m always on the lookout for new solutions. When I first heard of this serum it sounded just perfect for my skin issues. The Iluma Serum is specifically formulated to target both redness and pigmentation which are my two biggest skin issues. I have been using the serum for eight weeks now so I feel ready to report on the longer term effects.
As part of my one woman mission to tackle pigmentation I was doing some research on home treatments for brightening skin. This Philosophy Microdelivery Peel gets some great reviews but it ain’t a cheap solution at €75. I’ve been getting a bit desperate to fix my skin so I decided I’d make the investment.
Now the word peel always freaks the bejesus out of me as it brings to mind acidic chemicals and a raspberry red face. But I have since learned there are very gentle fruit and lactic acid based peels that can suit even sensitive skin. The Philosophy Peel is mainly based on Vitamin C and Lactic/Salicylic Acid and contains two steps.