ZENSATION Deep Moisturizing Gel 1.7 oz

WHO IT IS FOR:
ZENSATION’s uniquely formulated skincare series combines the power of natural plant extracts from the Alps with advanced Swiss biotechnology. Ideally suited for all skin types, this skin care will help to improve the look of delicate skin with anti-aging properties.

BENEFITS:
  • Leaves your skin feeling velvety smooth.
  • Contains Marine Hydrolysed Collagen, which provides effecting moisturizing properties.
  • The Harmoniser of Cutaneous Hydrous Flows, Provitamin B5, Red Alga, Sodium Hyaluronate and Marine Hydrolysed Collagen within the gel have strong moisturizing and revitalizing actions on the skin.
  • Lavender Essential Oil is an agent that can balance your skin. By adding exotic Damask Rose Water, the Deep Moisturizing Gel also has a deep floral fragrance that soothes and refreshes.
  • Provides long term benefits by replenishing moisture over time.
  • Helps support the skin barrier.
  • Purify, tone, and soothe your skin.
  • Multiple usage for all skin types: Use during a massage, as a Mask, or as an overnight mask.

HOW TO USE:
Deep Moisturizing Gel can be used in 5 different ways to benefit your skin:

1) Massage: Apply the Gel on cleansed and toned skin of face and neck. Massage in ascendant circles until completely absorbed. (Face towards the contours)
2) Mask: Apply a generous layer on cleansed skin of face and neck. Let it set for 15-20 minutes. Massage in ascendant circles until completely absorbed or gently remove with a soft tissue. Tone, pat dry and follow with day or night care.
3) Overnight Mask: Apply a generous layer on cleansed and toned skin of face and neck overnight without rinsing off. Cleanse the face the following morning.
4) Personal Blended Treatment: According to the specific condition of your skin, add an appropriate amount into other ZENSATION skincare to maximize the benefits of the Gel. Tailor the Personal Blended Treatment by applying more or less than the recommended amount based on your skin type.
5) Facial Treatment: Apply an appropriate amount on cleansed and toned skin of face with facial device. Gently massage the device over the face and around the eye area, targeting fine lines, until the Gel is completely absorbed. Apply more than recommended amount when your skin is particularly dry.

Made in Switzerland.

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Dry skin is identified as skin severely lacking natural oil and moisture. Characteristics include roughness, flakiness, tightness, fine pore redness, pronounced fine lines around the eyes and mouth, and a thin, fragile texture. The skin may also appear flaky, ashy or dull from dead skin build up.

Daily Skin Care Regimen
If you have dry skin, you will need moisturizing products that nourish, so you will want to find protective and restorative products. Achieving a moisture balance with the right pH is key.

Begin with a very mild soap, possibly cream based. Since your skin is acidic, the alkaline in soap can easily disturb the delicate pH balance. Also, make sure that the soap does not contain harsh chemicals which will also remove the acid mantel and cause further dryness. Choose a toner that soothes and nourishes your skin. It should refresh with a hint of moisture—a low or no alcohol formulation is recommended to prevent over drying the skin.

A daily moisturizing routine is essential for dry skin. Begin with a serum to enhance moisture, then apply a day moisturizer. Try to use a day cream with an SPF Your evening ritual can include a serum application and a heavier moisturizer. Eye creams and serums are recommended for the delicate area around the eyes that are subject to fine lines and wrinkles.

Weekly Skin Care Routine
Use an extremely mild exfoliator in order to expose fresh skin and allow products to penetrate deeper. This will maximize the effectiveness of your skin care products. A moisture-enhancing mask that you put on and wipe off will moisturize and plump dry and dehydrated skin.

Product Recommendations:

  • Makeup remover
  • Cleanser, mild or cream based
  • Toner (low or no alcohol)
  • Morning moisturizer with SPF
  • Evening moisturizer
  • Eye moisturizer
  • Serum
  • Mild exfoliant
  • Moisture enhancing mask

    Key Ingredients for Dry Skin:
    Hyalauronic Acid, Glycerin, Lanolin, Alpha Hydroxy Acids, Oil (Of Jojoba, Olive, Apricot Seed, Avocado, Grapeseed Borage, Almond, Evening Primrose), Vitamin E, Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Honey, Shea Butter, Argan, Baobab, Manuka Honey, Green Tea (Camilla Sinsnsis), Ceramide, Glycolic Acid, Hydrolized Wheat Protein, Cocoa Butter, Shea Butter, Cucumber

    Why Moisturize?
    Everyone can benefit from using a moisturizer after cleansing. The key is finding the appropriate moisturizer based on your skin type. Moisturizers seal moisture into the skin, so the effect is hydrating while also inhibiting evaporation. Many moisturizers contain active ingredients that deliver vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and skin supporting compounds to provide therapeutic benefits that sooth, protect and ultimately help delay the onset of early aging.
    Eye creams are optional, but may be desirable for those with dry or aging skin as a welcome addendum to a moisturizer. Some individuals have very delicate eye areas that are more susceptible to wrinkling, dark circles and puffiness. An eye cream can help address these specific concerns with intense moisture and a high concentration of active ingredients.

    How to Choose a Moisturizer
    The oilier your complexion, the lighter and more liquid your moisturizer should be. Some moisturizers even have oil free ingredients that still serve to moisturize the skin without adding oil. Conversely, dry or aging skin requires a more moisturizing-nourishing preparation. Use a moisturizer labeled with your skin type or specific skin concern. If you live in a particularly harsh climate, consider wearing a more moisturizing face cream during the winter and switch to a lighter formula during warmer months.
    Night creams tend to be thicker and more moisturizing than day creams. It is generally recommended to have separate moisturizers simply for the fact that you will want a day cream with a Sun Protection Factor (SPF). This will provide you with added protection from sun damage that can lead to premature aging.
    Based on the amount of time you spend outside on any particular day, you might want to wear a moisturizer designed for outdoor use with a significantly higher SPF. You must also factor in how easily your skin burns and take precautions to protect your skin with a sufficient SPF. As a general rule, it is recommended that your day moisturizer should have at least 15-20 SPF, and if you spend more time outdoors, consider a moisturizer with 30+ SPF.

    How to Use Moisturizer
    After you wash your face and apply toner or a serum (optional), scoop out enough moisturizer to comfortably cover your face and neck area. Using your fingertips, rub it in using upward strokes, making sure to moisturize the neck, décolletage and earlobes. In order to prevent streaks, allow your moisturizer to penetrate before applying foundation.

    Oily skin is identified as skin with oily areas, pronounced shininess in the T-zone, breakouts, and pores that may be clogged and enlarged. The oiliness can cause makeup to fade prematurely. Finding the right balance is key to this skincare routine.

    Daily Skin Care Regimen
    If you have acne or oily skin, you want to look for products that absorb oil, hydrate without added oil, and moisturize your skin without oil.

    Cleanse skin both day and night with a mild sudsy or gel cleanser. Use a toner to wipe of residual dirt and soap, and finally follow with a light moisturizer with SPF for the day. Use a product that is mild and light; many times the packaging will indicate that it is non-comedegenic. Products formulated specifically for oily skin condition should be suitable for almost any use. You will want to purchase a skincare line that fits the level of your skin's needs.

    Weekly Skin Care Routine
    Exfoliate once or twice per week. This will assist with cell turnover and will expose the healthy skin underneath. Over-exfoliating or exfoliating with harsh ingredients can irritate skin and possibly cause further breakouts, so stick with a product that has micro beads or exfoliating ingredients.

    Use a weekly mask to help cleanse and tighten pores. Masks made with clay effectively absorb excess oil and are highly recommended and essential to controlling an oily complexion. Finally use a spot treatment as needed during the day or night. If skin becomes flaky or irritated, decrease the frequency of use. One final note: Choose your cosmetics and hair care products wisely. Many can be contributors of skin sensitivity or flare-ups.

    Product Recommendations:

  • Makeup remover
  • Sudsy or gel cleanser
  • Toner
  • Morning moisturizer with SPF
  • Evening moisturizer
  • Eye moisturizer (optional)
  • Gentle exfoliator
  • Clay mask
  • Spot treatment or all-over treatment

    Key Ingredients for Acne/Oily Skin:
    Alphahydroxy Acid, Salicylic Acid, Benzoyl Peroxide, Hydroxyl Acid, Clay, Tea Tree Oil, Eucalyptus, Aloe Vera, Glycerin, Vitamin A, Retinol (a form of Vitamin A), Vitamin C, Clay

  • Water (Aqua), Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Methyl Gluceth-20, Phenoxyethanol, Carbomer, Chodrus Crispus (Carrageenan), Xylitylglucoside, PPG-26-Buteth-26, Panthenol, Anhydroxylitol, Chlorphenesin, Ethylhexyglycerin, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Sodium Hydroxide, Xylitol, Xathum Gum, Sodium Hyaluronate, Disodium EDTA, Hydrolyzed Collagen, Lavendula Augustifolia (Lavendar) Oil, Rose Damascena Flower Water, Linalool, Geraniol, Citronellol.