Skinn Cosmetics Lip Dye Long-Wear Lacquer Duo & Lip 6X Balm
Lip 6X Balm in "Strawberry Daiquiri"
Two Lip Dye Long-Wear Lip Lacquers in "Cranberry" and "Primrose"
WHO IT IS FOR:
Impart a natural wash of color in one swipe with each lightweight, water-based Long-Wear Lip Lacquer. Sick of shiny colors that you have to keep applying over and over? Try out this matte lacquer and see if it better suits your fancy. Your fancy lips that is. But first! Promote hydrated, plump-looking lips all day long with the Lip 6X balm. Pucker up that pretty pout of yours, my dear!
Lip 6X Balm made in the USA; Lip Dye Lacquer made in Taiwan
Please see the Usage & Ingredients tab for how to use and ingredient information.
Equally moisturizing as it is enhancing, lipstick is a ubiquitous staple in every woman's makeup bag. An optional but recommended step is to first smooth your lips with a lip primer. Then, apply the lip liner. This effectively creates lip definition, as well as helps to prevent lipstick from feathering. Choose a lip liner that matches the color of your lipstick or your lip tone.
To create a silhouette, start at the center of your upper lip, draw a line to the outer corners in two steps. Always follow your natural lip line. If you make a mistake, simply use a cotton swab with a bit of toner to make corrections.
Finally, apply the lipstick with a tube or brush, following your natural lip line. Take care to fill in the curves and angles, and follow with an optional blot with a facial tissue. In the end, you'll have a gorgeous, well defined, long-lasting pout.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.
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
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.
About the Collection
During his 20 years of experience in the beauty industry, Dimitri James was disappointed to learn that very little of the money cosmetics companies spend goes into product development and perfection. Instead, the money is spent on ad campaigns, department store counter space, Park Avenue offices and fancy packaging. Frustrated by his findings, Dimitri was inspired to start changing the beauty industry for the better, launching Skinn Cosmetics in 2002.
Dimitri’s focus was to create a collection of quality products that helps consumers avoid big-cost items with no results. Skinn Cosmetics has long since established itself as a revolutionary leader in skin care and cosmetics, offering treatments and color products loaded with anti-aging properties that meet the highest professional and esthetician standards. Each day, new women are discovering the line's amazing results and joining the ranks of Skinn enthusiasts across the nation.
About the Guest
Founder and CEO of Skinn Cosmetics, Dimitri James has been a Hollywood makeup artist, aesthetician and cosmetologist for 25 years. He’s worked for some of the biggest names in beauty, and has manufactured and sold his own cosmetics for 14 years. Each product is a result of Dimitri’s experience and knowledge, and is produced in his own factory for superior quality every step of the way.
Since its founding, Skinn has been dedicated to offering the best color and skin care products available. The line features cutting-edge and anti-aging properties that are free of the unnecessary fillers found in many large cosmetic brands.
“I love creating state-of-the-art products and offering them to my customers at a reasonable price, so that every woman who wants to can look her best.” -Dimitri James
HOW TO USE:
Lip 6X Balm:
Using a clean finger, massage the balm onto lips. Apply any time, as necessary.
Lip Dye Long-Wear Lip Lacquer:
Apply to clean lips and layer until desired coverage is achieved.
Average Days of Supply: Depends on use.
Lip 6X Balm: Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Beeswax (Cera Alba), Bassia Latifolia (Mowrah) Seed Butter, Mangifera Indica (Mango) Seed Butter, Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe) Leaf Extract, Pistacia Vera (Pistachio) Seed Oil, Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Seed Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Macadamia Ternifolia (Macademia) Seed Oil, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter, Vp/Eicosene Copolymer, Ozokerite, Trihydroxystearin, C18-38 Alkyl Hydroxystearoyl Stearate, Bis-Diglyceryl Polyacyladipate-2, Ethylene/Propylene/Styrene Copolymer, Butylene/Ethylene/Styrene Copolymer, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Stearalkonium Hectorite, Propylene Carbonate, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Tribehenin, Sorbitan Isostearate, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate, Portulaca Pilosa Extract, Sucrose Cocoate, Palmitoyl Tripeptide-38, Tocopheryl Acetate, Bidens Pilosa Extract, Elaeis Guineensis (Palm) Oil, Gossypium Herbaceum (Cotton) Seed Oil, Linum Usitatissimum (Linseed) Seed Oil, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil, Glycerin, Fragaria Ananassa (Strawberry) Seed Oil, Fragraria Vesca (Strawberry) Fruit Extract, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Menthoxypropanediol, Vanillyl Butyl Ether, Pentaerythrityl Tetraisostearate, Silica Dimethyl Silylate, Butylene Glycol, Pentylene Glycol, Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate, Atelocollagen, Flavor (Aroma), Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Red 57:1 (Ci 15850:1). Tropical Rose Spf 30: Active Ingredients: Avobenzone (3.0%), Homosalate (7.5%), Octisalate (5.0%), Octocrylene (2.5%), Oxybenzone (6.0%) Inactive Ingredients: Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil*, Cera Alba (Beeswax), Extra Virgin Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil*, Flavor, Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Seed Oil*, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate, Sorbitan Isostearate, Portulaca Pilosa (Kiss-Me-Quick) Extract, Sucrose Cocoate, Palmitoyl Tripeptide-38.
Lip Dye Long-Wear Lip Lacquer: Aqua, Glycerin, Sucrose, Ammonium Acrylates Copolymer, Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Paraffinum Liquidum, Trideceth-6, Ppg-26-Buteth-26, Peg-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Peg-7 Glyceryl Cocoate, Imidazolidinyl Urea, Parfum, Caprylyl Glycol, Phenoxyethanol +/-: Ci 15850, Ci 16035, Ci 17200, Ci 19140, Ci 42090, Ci 45410, Ci 77891.