Home' Spa and Clinic : SPA Vol-70 Winter 2017 Contents peels as prime examples of when to abide
strictly by the manufacturer's instructions
as to what can be applied to the skin in the
immediate aftermath, and perhaps longer
while the skin heals and/or peels.
It may mean a client not being able to use
any concealing product at all -- or perhaps not
even wash their face -- for a day or three, so
this is something a client needs to understand
before undergoing the procedure.
"As far as other procedures - like
microdermabrasion, AHA peels or more
superficial laser treatments - are concerned,
we would recommend our Age ID mineral
powder foundation, which is an extension of
our skincare," says Shelly. "It has ingredients
that are very calming, and so will help
reduce redness and inflammation as well as
providing superb coverage."
GO EASY ON THE
"For a complete and even coverage of
foundation to be applied in minimal
time after a treatment, any of jane iredale
foundations are suitable," says jane iredale
Australia Brand Expert and Educator
"However Pure Pressed Base or
Amazing Base mineral foundations are
the go-to products for a quick post-
"Unlike some other mineral
brands that require a lot of effort
with application, such as buffing into
the skin, jane iredale minerals adhere
effortlessly to the skin so you don't have to
be a skilled makeup artist to apply them.
"The technique is simple, but an essential
part of well-applied make up is using the
correct brush; each of our powders has a
"The application process is to pick up
the minerals with your brush press onto the
skin and brush in a downward motion.
"The need for excess amounts of
product is unnecessary as a small amount
of mineral powder is required for
complete coverage. The best part is
that it will feel as though you aren't
"When it comes to concealing
all of our concealers are safe to
apply post-treatment. They are
non- comedogenic and actually contain
ingredients that help to calm and soothe
erythema [redness] and help to accelerate
the skin's healing process.
"When choosing a concealer you must
first determine what the main concern is:
For dark circles or pigmentation, Circle
Delete and Enlighten Concealers provide
excellent full coverage with just minimal
amount of product.
"For more oily or acne skin types,
Disappear and Zap & Hide Concealers
provide medium to full coverage with
a matte finish along with soothing
and antibacterial ingredients for such
"Active Light under-eye concealer and
facial highlighter applies beautifully over
the top of foundation; its formula refracts
light for a soft-focus finish on the skin and
provides a sheer to medium coverage for
under- eye shadows. Active Light conceals
while it brightens.
"Use the Camouflage Brush to apply
any of the jane iredale concealers to the
main part of the distraction, then take a
natural fibred brush such as the Crease
Brush to blend and feather the edges for a
TO THE RESCUE
Prepping the skin for
the big cover-up is a
vitally important step,
using products that
soothe and protect.
developed by plastic
surgeons for post
procedures, I RESCUE
Recovery Balm from
Image Skincare is
balm with organic
ingredients that support
of the skin after treatments such as laser
resurfacing and chemical peels.
"It also helps to reduce the skins
transepidermal water loss, discomfort,
redness and discomfort, redness and
irritation with plant-derived botanicals and
antioxidants," says Dawn Clifford, Senior
Director of Education at Image Skincare.
"As soon as you apply this product to
your skin after an advanced treatment you
will immediately feel a soothing relief."
Dawn further recommends I BEAUTY
I Conceal Flawless Foundation for the
camouf lage factor.
It is an all-in-one illuminating,
lightweight and water-resistant foundation
that heals and conceals while contributing
to a healthier complexion with every day.
The foundation has oxygenating
properties to increase cellular respiration
and wound healing and provides full sun
protection, while nourishing the skin
with soothing botanicals and anti-ageing
plant stem cell extracts and peptides.
Lycogel Breathable Camouflage was
originally developed to be used by
doctors immediately after most cosmetic
procedures to camouflage the signs of
their inter vention and promote a quick and
But since then, the benefits of the unique
formula have been found suitable for use as
an everyday, skin-improving makeup.
A unique triple silica gel technology forms
the unique "breathable" matrix contained in
Lycogel's colour corrective products.
Babor Age Id
I Conceal Flawless
jane iredale amazing base and circle
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