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Image Skincare Iluma Intense Lightening Serum Review

Iluma Intense Lightening Serum

Iluma Intense Lightening Serum

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.

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Calm down with Elemis Papaya Enzyme Peel!

Elemis Papay Enzyme Peel front-back

Elemis Papaya Enzyme Peel

I recently got a bit of shock news about my skin :( apparently it has a bit of a temper!

I had been feeling my skin was getting a bit dull and was starting to show its age so I went for two sessions of microdermabraision and started using Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant (which I do like but have learnt not to use too liberally). I thought I was getting good results but my skin started to get oilier. A problem I’ve never had.

Any who I had booked a day at the spa (The Spa at Mount Wolesley – lovely) with mam and had a Mini Elemis Facial as part of it. The therapist asked me loads of questions about my skin regime and told me I was starting to show signs of Rosacea – I had a little internal shriek and thought WTF???

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