The Best Acne Treatments in Perth

The Best Acne Treatments in Perth

 

Acne, whether it’s adult acne, teen acne, specific breakouts  or really tough cystic acne, can all have a significant impact on your mental and physical health. Unfortunately, so many people simply struggle with their skin when it gets red and inflamed like this, and don’t get the help they need.

 

It does not have to be like this – there are easy and effective solutions.

With 18 years of specialist experience, our team are yet to meet acne skin that we can’t treat. With a consistent home care routine and in-clinic program most acneic skin conditions can be improved and cleared within 3- 6 months. You will instantly see brighter, cleaner and healthier skin but it does take time to rebalance the overproduction of oil in and to reduce the inflammation of p-bacteria in the skin.

We know from working on hundreds of people's troublesome skin over the years that these little issues can be easily fixed in a targeted series of treatments from Museo – sometimes as quickly as within the first 1 or 2 treatments.

Through a series of decongesting facials, chemical peels, skin needling treatments and light therapy we are able to control the acne, resurface the skin and work on reducing the scarring. When treating Acneic skin, the results truly come from a combination of treatments + home care routine to see the best results.

Depending on what your skin goals are, our team of skin specialists can help you craft a detailed and personalised skin program to best help you achieve those goals. Treatments are generally done every 2-3 weeks, allowing time for the skin to heal between each session but frequently enough to really target and see significant results. The length of your course of treatments completely depends on what you’re trying to achieve and how your skin responds to treatments. From this intensive period, we transition you onto a maintenance program designed to ensure you keep your beautiful new skin, with appointments usually monthly or bi-monthly depending on your schedule.

Here are some of our most effective skin treatments for Acne.

Skin Needling

Skin Needling works on acneic skin by correcting and resurfacing the skin. Skin Needling stimulates a healing response in your skin which can both heal the individual blemishes while reducing scarring from previous breakouts. By working on the skin’s surface and deeper into the dermis, we force it to send more blood, lymph flow and healing power to the skin. Particularly with skin needling, growth factors are triggered, which are responsible for supporting the repair of damaged skin, making components that heal lesions and blemishes, while helping to maintain the skin’s protective functions. The punctures also act as micro-channels, carrying the topical nutrients used during the treatment deep into the skin layers for increased effect. With results after just one treatment (although we do recommend a course of them for correction results), Dermapen Skin Needling offers great results for the price and works incredibly effectively in combination with other treatments like IPL and Chemical Peels.


IPL

IPL treatments work to help balance your skin tone and smooth the appearance of the skin. It can significantly help with treating current breakouts and scarring, resulting in more even-looking skin as it creates a rapid rejuvenation in the skin.  With acne, IPL targets the chromophore (the P-bacteria). Our Viora IPL technology utilizes light flashes over the treated area, triggering a biochemical response that will eventually kill the bacteria in the pores, targeting the P. Acnes Bacteria (Propionibacterium) within the skin.

 

Chemical Peels

Chemical peels are used in combination with dermal-level treatments like IPL and skin needling to improve the immediate surface of the skin. The application of different chemicals creates different reactions – AHA peels include glycolic acid that reduces spots and inflammation, while BHA Peels include salicylic acid that is anti-inflammatory and can help to resurface your outer layer of the skin.

One of our favourite peels for acne is our Alpha Beta Peel. “The serious” resurfacing peel is perfect for skins looking for intense skin correction and transformation.

This amazing treatment recruits intense concentrated levels of Lactic Acid, AHA’S, Salicylic Acid and Niacinamide to offer exclusive Biomimetic desquamation to rejuvenates the skin, and even out skin pigmentation while activating cellular regeneration for a brighter, smoother and more even toned skin complexion!

 

All of our Museo chemical peels includes a cleanse, exfoliation, and prescribed Peel followed with a cooling Alginate Mask, with a total time of 30 – 40 mins.

 

At home

At-home care is just as important for improving acne as your in-clinic treatments. We recommend using professional-quality skincare if you have any kind of significant breakout as it will help you see better results from your in-clinic treatment and ensure that you are balancing the effective ingredients on your skin at all times.
The most important thing is to set a good skin routine early. Speak to any of our skin specialists about your skin routine, and they will help set your morning and night products for the most effective results.

Cleansers can greatly reduce the amount of excess sebum hanging out on your skin, but over-cleansing can encourage your skin to produce more sebum – the opposite of what we are trying to achieve here. So, cleanse daily, but don’t go at your face with rough scrubs or cleansing multiple times a day or use the alcohol-based cleansers often found in chemists- it can actually cause more harm than good.

 

It often sounds counter-intuitive to apply moisturiser or other oily products to your skin when you’re suffering from oily skin in the first place, but its imperative to the protection of the skin and healing any damage. Moisturise daily after you cleanse to ensure your skin is well nourished and protected throughout the day. Try our O Cosmedics Mineral Pro SPF 30+; a moisturizer, sunscreen with a sheer tint. A great simple daily moisturizer containing zinc oxide – a powerful ingredient that is scientifically proven to help reduce antimicrobial/bacterial properties associated with acne, as well as lowering inflammation that is triggered by acne and helps regulate the production of sebum.

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We encourage you to take your skin in hand and get a fantastic transformation on those skin issues that really bug or even embarrass you. You can be on one of our bespoke Museo Skin Treatment plans within a few days for as little as $50 a week with our payment plan options, getting you on your way to achieving your skin goals for far less than most people think. You can pay for your treatments upfront or join a payment plan that might be more suitable to your cashflow week-to-week.

 

Experience Museo's incredible Skin Clinic and start the steps for better skin.

Start working towards your skin goals today with a skin consultation to discuss your skin concerns and the goals you want to work towards. We will then prescribe a full home care regime and in-house course of skin treatments and start your first treatment off which best meets your skin needs. Learn more about our Introductory Offer here

 

We want to help you have your best ever skin – all you have to do is ask for some help. Get in touch via the form on our Contacts Page and let’s get you into your best-ever skin with Museo.

 


Everything you need to know about Skin Needling in Perth

Everything you need to know about Skin Needling in Perth

 

We are all looking for ways to combat aging and ensure that no matter our age, we look better than we might be feeling - less tired, less drawn, more plump and shiny – right?!

One of the best ways to combat aging and really refresh your skin is through skin needling, also referred to as micro-needling or Dermapen treatments if you use the Dermapen for needling like we do here at Museo. For those interested in this powerful anti-aging treatment, we wanted to take a bit of a dive into the treatment and talk about WHY skin needling could be the answer to your anti-aging skin goals.

What is skin needling?

An absolute powerhouse of a treatment, Skin Needling resurfaces the skin and combats signs of aging by generating new, healthy skin cells (called fibroblasts) that make your skin plump, shiny and fresh and most importantly RENEWED

Skin needling is designed to create a safe healing response within the body to ignite natural collagen and elastin production in the skin, without the side effects and downtime you sometimes see with similar treatments like IPL or Laser. Skin needling also repairs the surface layers to result in skin that looks brighter, tighter, more even-toned with refined pores and reduced wrinkles. It’s scientifically proven and you will see results from the first session -

 

“Histological examination of the skin treated with 4 microneedling sessions 1 month apart shows up to 400% increase in collagen and elastin deposition at 6 months postoperatively, with a thickened stratum spinosum and normal rete ridges at 1 year postoperatively. Collagen fibre bundles appear to have a normal lattice pattern rather than parallel bundles as in scar tissue.
– “Microneedling: Advances and widening horizons” Aashim Singh and Savita Yadav

 

How does skin needling work?

When the needle tip makes contact with the skin, it creates tiny punctures in the surface of the skin, causing the creation of new, healthy collagen. Skin needling is really the only true antiaging treatment which instigates the production of fibroblast cells that makes new collagen. By working on the skin's surface and deeper into the dermis, we force it to send more blood, lymph flow and healing power to the skin. Particularly with skin needling, growth factors are triggered, which are responsible for supporting the repair of damaged skin, making components that provide firmness and elasticity to the skin while helping to maintain the skin’s protective functions. The punctures also act as micro-channels, carrying the topical nutrients used during the treatment deep into the skin layers for increased effect.

Through this process of neovascularisation and neocollagenesis, there is improvement in skin texture and firmness, as well as a reduction in scars and pore size.

 

Increasing cellular renewal is essential to maintain a healthy luminous looking skin and when fibroblasts are triggered through skin needling treatments, your skin activates these cells – building new collagen (which many of us older folk haven’t done for a long time), resulting in a more luminous glow, plumped skin, reduced lines and smoother overall appearance. Most importantly for compromised skins and reddened skins needling will thicken the epidermis and strengthen the surface layer, reducing the appearance of capillaries and improving and healing the acid mantle.

What conditions is skin needling suitable for?

Skin needling is suitable for all skin types. Whilst the most common concerns addressed through the use of skin needling include ageing, wrinkles, capillaries and post-acne scars, more challenging conditions such as acne, alopecia, rosacea, stretch marks, pigmentation and even vitiligo can be treated using this technique.

Perfect for face, lip area, eye area, neck, chest, hands, and even your scalp, skin needling is one of the best skin resurfacing improving treatments you can get, as well as being one of the most natural ways to achieve skin correction. With results after just one treatment (although we do recommend a course of them for correction results), Dermapen Skin Needling offers great results for the price.

Museo have been working with clients across Perth to improve the look of their skin, from aging and fine lines through to significant acne scarring, using Dermapen Skin Needling treatments.

 

“ I still have a while to go with my skin and am looking forward to getting more skin needling in the future but I can’t believe how far my skin has come!"
- Sophie, Museo client.

 

You can read more of our happy client testimonials here.

You can also check out some of our best-ever skin transformations here.


Museo Recommend

For the best results from your skin needling treatments, we recommend several treatments in sequence every four to six weeks. Following your initial course of treatment, skin needling can be done every three or four months to maintain results. You absolutely will see results after just one session, but it is the series of treatments that will creating lasting change in your skin. This minimally invasive procedure is the fastest, safest and most natural way to achieve skin correction.

 

Experience the ultimate in anti-aging with this powerful combination of Advanced Micro-Needling + Medical Strength Peel + your personal prescriptive DP Dermaceuticals Meso-Glide serum in a course of 4 treatments over 4-6 months with Museo.

Book in for our Powerhouse Antiaging package here.

 

 


10 Powerful superfoods for fantastic skin in 2020 | Museo

10 POWERFUL SUPERFOODS FOR FANTASTIC SKIN IN 2020

We all know you are what you eat. But most particularly, your skin really is what you eat. At Museo, we are all about superfoods and doing the best we can with our wholistic wellness and seeing the results on your skin is an amazing added bonus. Here are the superfoods you really should be eating if you want to see your best skin in 2020.

Avocado

Budget be damned, these beautiful green babies are the key to great skin, good hair and a happy gut. These superfood fruits have super hydrating complexion powers – they’re packed with healthy monounsaturated fats to give you a plump, happy inner glow. They’re full of Vitamin E, which we have long known helps maintain the skins barrier function and prevents moisture loss.

Citrus Fruits

The vitamin C content of citrus fruits helps your skin support beautiful collagen, which helps smooth over fine lines and wrinkles. A good intake of vitamin c is touted as being the key ingredient in improving skins overall texture – and many of us aren’t getting enough. Drinking a glass of warm water with a whole lemon squeezed into it in the morning is not only cleansing for your gut but helps you to increase your vitamin c intake dramatically, helping to improve your skin.

Note: Our fav morning additive to our day cream is the chirally corrected Pure C and BHA with 5% L’Ascorbic Acid with encapsulated BHA. It offers daily exfoliation and antioxidant benefits second to none. Perfect for all skins in fact an absolute daily must for keeping your skin looking fresh as well as being protected.

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Carrots

We have spoken in depth about retinol before, and most of your anti-aging skincare products now contain this super ingredient. But where do we get retinol from in our food? Carrots. Carrots contain a high level of beta carotene, which is converted into retinol and thus into Vitamin A. Vitamin A is one of the major ingredients needed for the skin to rejuvenate, self-heal and soothe. A carrot a day is sure to help your skin get that glowing look.

Blueberries

Blueberries have been on the superfoods list for years, not only for their exceptionally high antioxidant levels but for their anthocyanins, which are thought to help fight cancer. Current research suggests that eating blueberries is a great way to rid your skin of toxins and free radicals, helping clear your skin from the inside out.

Note: I’ve heard whispers that the new Queen Plums grown in Australia offer a higher amount of antioxidants than blueberries … do some research!

Pomegranate

Pomegranates contain a potent antioxidant called polyphenols, as well as 3 times the antioxidants of green tea or red wine. The polyphenols protect your skin from strong, damaging UV rays, as well as helping reverse the signs of aging like fine lines and wrinkles. You can also add more pomegranate to your diet by using the Miss Vitality Elevate nutritional blend, designed to give you a nutrient boost for your lifestyle.

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Broccoli

Not only are cruciferous vegetables filling and full of a huge number of antioxidants, but broccoli, in particular, is loaded with vitamin c which boosts collagen production to soften fine lines and wrinkles. Look out for any supplements containing power greens – they’ll often include broccoli (or it’s little cousin spinach) to help boost your overall nutrition and vitamin c intake.

 

Salmon

Salmon helps ensure that you are well hydrated, which obviously reflects in your skin. The combination of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in salmon will nourish your skin from the inside out. If the idea of eating more fish really doesn’t appeal, you can always take the Miss Vitality Good Oil capsules, each containing 1000mg of fish oil from small fish sources, which is better for the environment.

 

Capsicum

Capsicum is PACKED with vitamin C – approximately 3 times that found in your average orange. Long a favorite in the Korean beauty market, the vitamin C from capsicum both brightens the skin, thanks to its antioxidant strength, and firms your skin as it helps you to produce more collagen. Win win.

 

Walnuts

Walnuts are a powerhouse of good skin nutrients. They’re packed with protective antioxidants, nourishing omega-3’s and tonnes of other vitamins, minerals and fibre. Whether you eat them as a snack, add them into pesto instead of pine nuts or include them in your morning smoothie, these nuts will give your skin the pep it needs.

 

Edamame

A staple in Japanese households and long thought to be the secret behind Japanese women’s ability to age impeccably is the edamame. These soy beans are full of isoflavone, a phytoestrogen that has skin-plumping abilities. For those of us on the downward side of the estrogen cycle (no judgement here!) it can give us back a bit of the glow that we had in our 20’s. It’s simple – just order a side of edamame with your sushi and you’re good to go.

 

By eating your way to better health, you can guarantee that not only your skin will feel the benefits, but your waistline and your gut microbiome will too. The team at Museo are more and more focussed on an inside-out approach to skin health, and we want to help you power your skin through your food. If you’re keen to make a serious change in your skin, we would love to help you.

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Ingestible vs. topical skincare – the best way to get great skin.

In our busy lives, we are all trying to find ways to supercharge our results with as little effort or output as possible. We want nail polish that’s top coat, base coat and colour all in one. We want a phone that is also a diary and a camera and a computer. And so, we see that many of our clients come in wanting to supercharge their anti-aging skin treatments – and the answer, is through ingestible skincare products.

 

Ingestibles are new-ish to the market and were seriously designed for those of us who might be a bit lacking in our diet or struggling to eat the recommended quantities of the nutrients we know we need. Yes, a well-balanced diet can absolutely give you all the nutrients you need to keep your skin and nails looking healthy – but while I try for a well-balanced diet every day, there are typically 3 days in the week where I don’t get to lunch because I’m just too busy, and no matter how well I eat, I simply cannot consume enough of the essential vitamins and minerals that I need in two meals a day. Ingestibles can instead make all the difference.

 

It’s important to remember that Ingestibles alone aren’t going to fix all of your skin woes for you – they’re definitely designed to act in conjunction with topical treatments. Similarly, if your diet is all over the shop or not great, no facial in the world will save you from the damage that comes from drinking too much champagne or eating fried foods. Diet, stress, alcohol consumption and sleep will all impact your skin health, so first things first – check you’re doing your best in all these areas. When life gets in the way (which it often does), this is where Ingestibles can be a serious boost to your skin.

 

It’s important to note not all Ingestibles are rated equal, which is why we spend so much time investigating and researching at Museo to ensure that the products we put on our shelves are the absolute best for our clients. We are dedicated to knowing what goes on our skin and take the same care and attention for those products we are putting in our bodies and recommending to our clients. We have seen Collagen Powder formulations, for instance, that literally contained zero collagen. Seriously. Similarly, you want to avoid synthetic sources of nutrients and focus on those that come from whole or natural food sources to reap the best results. So, it pays to pay attention to the detail and check your product – or speak to any of our skin therapists who have done the work for you.

 

One of the superstars of the Ingestibles movement is anything with true collagen, including powders, tonics and even cookies (we’re not kidding – cookies that are great for your skin!) Collagen offers fantastic bang for your buck as it is one of the major ingredients in your hair, skin and nails. As we age, our ability to produce collagen is diminished, leaving your hair feeling dry and brittle, your skin looking chalky and lines showing more and your nails snapping off. The body can’t store collagen, and so the easiest way to make a difference to the appearance of your hair skin and nails is to add more collagen to your diet. This might be through collagen-rich foods like slow-cooked meats, fish or bone broth (my personal favourite, especially in the cooler months), or if you’re feeling time-poor, through a collagen snack or supplement.

Collagen works best as a complete collagen peptide product or when which includes the nutrients needed for absorption; or when eaten in conjunction with Vitamin C, which also aids in absorption of the collagen into your system. Collagen peptides are better ingested than applied topically, as the molecule is too large to be absorbed during the skin. In addition, including collagen as an ingestible in your skin-care routine can aid in the body’s natural production of hyaluronic acid (which is a natural humectant, meaning it helps attract and store more water in the skin, keeping your skin looking plumper and firmer) and its one of the most effective things you can do to change the appearance of your skin over the age of 30.

In contrast, some nutrients are best applied topically. Take Vitamin C for example – while you can eat plenty of it in a well-balanced, whole food diet, topical applications of Vitamin C can be potent allowing this antioxidant to reduce pigmentation and induce collagen production. However, studies show that ingesting additional Vitamin C can have limited usefulness (specifically for your skin). But as we have already spoken about, making sure that you eat SOME Vitamin C is essential to the absorption of things like Collagen.

The crux of the conversation on Ingestibles vs. topical treatments is that both work best in conjunction with each other. You need to look at your skin goals and work out which areas are best treated with topical treatments and which will benefit seriously from adding an ingestible to your routine. If you combine this with good sleep, a clean-ish diet and lowering your intake of sugar and alcohol, you are sure to be on your way to better skin. If you don’t know where to start, one of our skin therapists would love to help. Book in for a complimentary skin consultation today and let’s help you have your best-ever skin with Museo.

 

 

 

 


The BEST resurfacing treatments for your skin.

Skin resurfacing is one of the most effective ways to create serious change in your skin. These treatments stimulate collagen production, giving you the appearance of plumper and fuller skin; removes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and can help repair more serious skin concerns like pigmentation, scarring or deep lines and wrinkles.

 

There’s plenty of options and misinformation available for skin resurfacing, and so we wanted to break down for you the absolute BEST skin resurfacing treatments available on the market.

 

What do skin resurfacing treatments do?

Skin resurfacing treatments are focussed on removing the upper layer of the skin, the one that appears dry and dull and dead. By removing this layer, we are able to expose the beautiful, soft, new skin underneath, giving your face, hands, neck or décolletage a more beautiful, natural, overall glow. Most skin resurfacing treatments are designed to encourage the body’s natural repairing actions, which increase collagen and elastin production and increase the flow of blood to the face. This is what truly gives you that glow back in your skin.

 

Are skin resurfacing treatments for everyone?

The short answer is no, and the long answer really is maybe. Skin resurfacing treatments are designed with more mature or troublesome skin in mind – this is not for teen acne, this is not for sensitive skin and this is not for fresh baby skin. This is for skin that has seen some time and really needs a refresh. That said, everyone can benefit from skin resurfacing treatments at some stage in their life, it’s just about finding the right treatment for you.

 

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The best resurfacing treatments for your skin

 

Skin Needling

An absolute powerhouse of a treatment, Skin Needling resurfaces the skin and combats signs of aging by generating new, healthy skin cells (called fibroblasts) that make your skin plump, shiny and fresh. We use Dermapen at Museo, which creates a safe healing response within the body to ignite natural collagen and elastin production in the skin, while also repairing the surface layers of the skin, to create a brighter, tighter and more even-toned skin. Perfect for face, lip area, eye area, neck, chest, hands, and even your scalp, skin needling is one of the best skin resurfacing improving treatments you can get, as well as being one of the most natural ways to achieve skin correction. With results after just one treatment (although we do recommend a course of them for correction results), Dermapen Skin Needling offers great results for the price. The only true antiaging treatment which instigates the fibroblast cell that makes new collagen.

 

Read more + Book your Skin Needling Appointment here

 

IPL for Skin Rejuvenation

The new kid on the block in the skin resurfacing game, IPL for Skin Rejuvenation is one of the most effective treatments available. IPL is the ideal option for instantly treating and clearing reddened skins with facial vascular blemishes such as broken capillaries, spider veins, thread veins, red spots, and cherry angiomas. Regain an even balanced skin tone and treat skin discolouration issues, pigmentation, sun damage, acne scarring, and brown spots. The great thing with IPl is your first treatment gives significant results. IPL for Photo Rejuvenation (vascular + pigmentation ) is usually done in a series of treatments to cause rapid rejuvenation of the skin cells. Each treatment varies in time depending on the area being treated, for full face allow 60 mins and we generally recommend a course of 4-6 treatments to ensure really effective results. Winter is the perfect time for IPL for Photo Rejuvenation as the skin is often very sensitive to UV rays after treatment. For many clients, pigmentation can clear up to 70% in their first treatment which desquamates off the surface in approximately 7-10 days. You can have a clearer skin very quickly with minimal downtime. Most clients clearing pigment are very comfortable working the day after having IPL and using a minimal coverage foundation. We recommend using our Mineral Pro SPF Cream post-treatment to effectively protect your skin from sun damage and moisturise your skin post-treatment.

Museo Skin + Spa + Hair are offering IPL for Photo Rejuvenation to our clients in our beautiful Spa space and with some amazing offers available to you today. Book for an IPL consult - Read more about our IPL offering here.

 

 

Microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion is one of the gentlest, fastest anti-aging, and skin correcting treatments. Microdermabrasion is a mechanical way of skin resurfacing, exfoliating the upper layers of the skin by using a fine abrasive crystal (aluminum oxide) The intensity can be varied to suit an individual skin type, from light exfoliation to a deep resurfacing. This resurfacing effect helps to improve skin texture, brightness, and pigmentation while preventing epidermal thickening and reducing sebum production.

Microdermabrasion is predominantly used to treat ageing skins, thickened skins, acne scarring, enlarged pores and congestion. The best results are when teamed with an enzyme or dermal peel. Microdermabrasion is a suitable skin treatment for most skins, especially post acneic or thickened skins but is not appropriate for sensitive and compromised skins.

When microdermabrasion is combined with other treatments like chemical peels or hydrating masks, it can pack a serious punch and show significant results in your skin. We have packages specifically designed for this kind of combo treatment, so please speak to the Spa to secure your appointment. Book in for a Micro + Derm Peel appointment here.

 

 

Dermal Peels

Dermal Peels are designed to rejuvenate your skin and correct a variety of skin problems, including pigmentation, fine lines and wrinkles, enlarged pores, uneven skin tone, photo damage, acne and scarring. Dermal peels can be fully customised to suit your specific skin concerns and what will work with your skin. Dermal Peels use medical-strength active ingredients to achieve cell optimisation and a healthy complexion without mechanical abrasion and are fantastic for all skin types and specifically those wanting to combat the aging process. Combined with a mechanical treatment like microdermabrasion or when used as a Power Peel combination where 2 peels are applied they can be a powerful antidote to aging and treating those skins needing correction to be optimally healthy and look amazing.

 

If you’re serious about anti-aging treatments, you need to start working on skin resurfacing. The team at Museo are serious about skin and train extensively in the best skin resurfacing treatments available, and delight in offering their amazing anti-aging benefits to our clients across Perth. If you’d love to start getting younger, tighter, healthier brighter looking skin, we want to help you achieve it.

Book in for a Skin Consultation, with the price of the consultation redeemable on any treatment booked, or home care product purchase on day of consult. Let’s get you your best-ever skin starting today …in a month you will be looking at a better more youthful healthy skin.


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The 7 essential steps every skincare routine needs

Understanding and committing to a skincare routine can seem way too hard and confusing for some. What products go where? How often? What happens if you over-do or under-do a step? What’s more important in my skin routine? Where do specific tools, like sheet masks or rollers, come into the equation?

If you haven’t yet had a consultation with one of Museo’s skin specialists, never fear! We have the 7 essential steps every skincare routine needs for you here which forms a great base for those looking to refresh, revamp or simply START with a skincare routine. These are the basics for a strong routine and truly the best place to start getting your skin looking its best.

To access any of our O Cosmedics products online, you will need a password provided by Museo.
Simply send us an email to shop O Cosmedics online.

If you already have the basics covered and you’re ready to take things up a notch, come speak to the team at Museo – our Skin Specialists can guide you towards a more elevated homecare regime that is specifically designed for those looking to achieve more significant results.

 

TOP TIP – skincare doesn’t JUST mean your face. Make sure you apply these products to your neck, décolletage and even the back of your hands as these are all areas that also age in the same kind of way as your face, and you don’t want a luminous gorgeous face with sun spotted hands and a reddened pigmented décolletage.

 

Ok! Let’s get started. Here are your 7 essential steps every skincare routine needs:

 

CLEANSE –

Once in the morning and TWICE at night, EVERY DAY.

The second round of cleansing is needed at night to ensure that the last residue of any makeup you’ve been wearing during the day is removed. The first time you cleanse, you’re really only swishing the cleanser to break up the makeup and you cannot remove entirely with one cleanse. The second cleanse guarantees a thorough cleanse of remaining make-up, dirt and impurities - so make sure you don’t skip it to ensure your skin is clean and ready for the next step. And PLEASE ditch the makeup wipes – they’re full of chemicals and leave a residue on your skin. They have their place if you use an organic face wipe to quickly remove mascara or make-up prior to a gym workout and also good afterward if a shower is a while away to remove the sweat. Use a warm flannel, shammy or cleansing brush to remove the cleanser once you have properly worked it into your skin and thank us later.

 

EXFOLIATE –

You’re going to want to exfoliate 3 times a week

You can choose to use either a physical exfoliator or an enzyme exfoliator. A physical exfoliator is the more traditional style, with a bit of grit in it to help polish away dead skin cells – but avoid anything with plastic microbeads in it, as they have been proven to be terrible for you. Instead, try something with a more natural exfoliant. Our O Cosmedics Exfoliating Cleanser is a great choice, empowered with not one but four physical exfoliating beads (cranberry seeds, jojoba beads, diatomaceous earth and LexFeel 200- a 100% natural, readily biodegradable, sustainable emollient). The skin is left super hydrated, radiant and awakened.

 

Your other option is an enzyme exfoliant, which essentially creates a chemical reaction on your skin to slough away those dead skin cells. Products with a little lactic acid in them are exceptionally popular, and these are great to apply at the start of your shower and then to leave on for 3-5 minutes to allow them to do their magic.

Exfoliation is one of the most crucial steps in your routine and one we often see clients getting wrong. You HAVE to remove those redundant surface skin cells to reveal the healthier, new skin underneath. This is the step that moves your skin from a thickened, aging hide into a fresher looking, more refined, youthful-glow-type skin. The serums and moisturisers you apply can penetrate the skin more thoroughly when that surface level is gone, and it stops your skin from becoming congested and dull-looking. This is probably our FAVOURITE step in our 7 essential steps every skincare routine needs because it gives the most dramatic results INSTANTLY.

 

If you’re keen to know more and want to get more out of your exfoliation, then shoot us through an email one of our team will send you our guide – “Getting the most out of Exfoliating with our advanced ingredient options”. Your skin will be glad you did!

CORRECT –

Make sure you apply those corrective serums morning and night, every day.

In the morning, think about your serum as a defense mechanism to protect your skin from environmental damage (and it should include an antioxidant) and at night you want to enhance and heal those sparkly new cells. Here’s a huge range of Serums available from Museo. 

 

MOISTURISE –

Apply the RIGHT KIND of moisturizer morning and night.

Choose something light and wearable during the day and thick and rich for your overnight hydration.
Remember! Makeup works best and sits much nicer on the skin if your skin is well hydrated and well exfoliated – so for perfect photos, make sure to do both regularly. Choose from day creams and night creams online.

 

EYES –

Apply every day, preferably at night.

Eye cream is absolutely necessary to ensure you hydrate the sensitive skin around the eyes and minimize the beginning of fine lines. The earlier you start with eye creams, the later the wrinkles appear – but it’s never too late to start. For those with aging skins, wrinkles, and bags around the eyes, there are specific creams with powerful active ingredients designed to plumpen and refresh this area, giving you a more youthful result. This is absolutely one of our favourite products.

MASK –

Choose something specifically for your personal skin concerns, and apply 1-2 times a week

If you’ve ever given a skincare routine a go and haven’t quite seen the results you wanted, THIS may be the missing link. With a higher amount of active and targeted ingredients in most face masks, you can significantly reduce breakouts or give your skin an extra boost of hydration which seriously shows in your skin. Sleep-in masks are very popular and perfect to slap on and flop into bed within a minute.

 

SUNSCREEN –

PLEASE apply sunscreen every day, even when it's cloudy out or you don’t think you will leave the house


This is an ABSOLUTE MUST for everyone. Sunscreen protects your skin from UV rays, which did you know is the single highest factor contributing to aging? Watch out for the sun, protect your skin and it will reward you for years to come.

 

 

If you haven’t been doing the right thing by your skin, there is no better time to start than now. Book a zoom consultation with any of our Skin Specialists to choose the right products for you, or shop our amazing range of skin care products online.


Skin Specialist | New Year | New Skin | Skin consultation | Museo Perth

NEW YEAR NEW SKIN

If you’re anything like the team at Museo, then January means lots of thinking about what you want to achieve through the year, coupled with plenty of sun exposure. It’s starting to make us all think a bit fatalistically about what we are going to look like as we age, and what we can work on as we shift our habits and focus on what positive things we are going to implement from better exercise and diet to having our best ever skin.

 

Here’s our recommendation for a great action plan moving through the seasons this year. PLUS if you make it all the way to the end of this post, we have a great offer for our first 20 callers... Read on!

 

SUMMER

Summer skin is all about hydration and preventative measures. If you haven’t already got it sorted, get yourself a good quality every day wear facial sunscreen (or talk to the team at Museo about our favourites) to ensure that you’re protecting your skin as much as you can. Focus on drinking 3-4L of water a day to ensure great whole-body hydration and to help you develop the habit of drinking more water each day. Look for great moisturisers that offer you extra hydration and care after sun, particularly anything with beautiful natural ingredients and that are lightweight, to avoid greasy looking skin in summer

 

Now is also the time to focus on developing good habits – whether you’re a teen trying to get your cleanse and moisturising routine right or a mid-aging to mature skin  switching to anti-aging serums and regular treatments, now is the time to develop the habits that will hold you in good stead throughout the year.

 

 

AUTUMN

Now is the time to slough away the dead skin after a season of Summer. Microdermabrasion and dermal peel treatments are perfect in Autumn, revealing beautiful fresh new skin without the intensity of something like IPL.  As the seasons shift, now is the time to start cracking out the more active-ingredient loaded products, like anything including retinol or peptides to encourage your skin to renew and recycle. By now you should have a strong, regular skin routine and so now is the time to start adding on to that solid foundation with serums and facial scrubs that haven’t been part of your routine before. This is a habit that will need to go with you throughout the year, but now is a great time to expand your skincare routine. Autumn is also a great time to look at your whole health and how that is coming out in your skin. Whether it's cleansing teas, supplements or refocussing your diet around clean foods, this is the season to develop beautiful skin from the inside out.

 

If you’re serious about getting rid of hair once and for all in 2020, now is also the time to look at your IPL treatments. IPL treatments need to be done away from the heat of summer and need some serious time to allow them to work best – if you start your treatments in Spring, you’re not going to have enough time to reach your end goal. Instead, start in Autumn or Winter and be ready for silky smooth legs and underarms all spring and summer long!

 

WINTER

Winter is the time when we focus on our more intense, results-driven treatments. Winter offers our skin a break from the sun's UV rays and so brand new baby skin that is produced by these more intense treatments won’t be immediately damaged. Think IPL treatments to reduce fine lines and redness; chemical peels to give you a more luminous glow and remove the outer layers of your dermis or micro-needling to produce beautiful plump, glowing skin. Think about your treatments as a series of preventative measures and stack them together in a skin plan to ensure the best results from a good mix of treatments. Speak to any of our Skin Specialists to create your Personalised Skin Plan with Museo.

SPRING

Spring is a time of growth and renewal, and this is absolutely true for your skin too. After a winter of intensive treatments, your beautiful, fresh new skin will be out in full force – so it’s important that we treat our skin better than we have previously. We want to layer all the different habits and products we have used through the year at this time as we head into peak party season, so make sure you’re continuing to apply all your serums and moisturisers, cleansing your face properly and having regular facial treatments to keep the results of your hard work looking beautiful. A soothing facial including alginate can be wonderful at this time of year after all your intensive treatments or focus on your mental health as we head into one of the busiest periods of the year with one of our mindfulness facials.

 

If your focus for the year is to take better care of your skin, or simply to have better skin, this is absolutely your year to achieve it. The team at Museo wants you to love the skin you’re in and help you develop good habits for the future of your skin. We have a team of Skin Specialists on hand to answer any questions you have, recommend treatments and direct you towards the right products for at-home care, all as part of your Personalised Skin Plan.

 

 

If you would like to up your skin game in 2020, we would love to invite you to a complimentary skin consultation (for the first 20 appointments made) with any of our specialists to put you on the path to better skin. PLUS we will help you kick-start your home-care routine with FREE AHA Gel Milk Cleanser with every O Cosmedics or NEW Ginger & Me Care cream and SPF product purchased! That's a total $109 in bonuses - all for deciding to dedicate to your skin in 2020*! Simply mention this offer from our blog when you call 9371 2299 to secure your consultation.

 

 

*Terms and conditions apply. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer. Only available to the first 20 bookings made before February 29 2020.


WINTER IS A TIME FOR RESTORATION

Winter truly is a time for restoration. We naturally spend more time in doors, eat richer and more nourishing foods and take things a little slower. It’s not just your mind and body that requires restoration at this time of the year however – it’s also your skin and your hair. With the harsh sun and the outdoorsy lifestyle gone for a few months, Winter is the time to make the serious changes to your skin and your hair.

 

SKIN

So, the cooler months is the time to get down to serious skin programming whether you’re planning your annual Winter series of maintenance peels (choose from a series of 3 or 6 peels) to ensure your skin stays in prime condition or you’re at the beginning stage of wanting to combat skin concerns and work towards your skin goals by initiating a series of micro skin needling or IPL treatments or perhaps even starting your own bespoke skin program with a mix of modalities suitable for your skin. Our treatments offer incredible transformations to the skin and by having them in winter any down time works well considering it is not beach weather and there are generally less social occasions in the winter period. For those of you wanting to start IPL hair removal, the winter clothes attire fits in perfectly with these treatments, particularly for leg hair removal as your legs are generally covered up in the cooler months adding a layer of protection from UVA and UVB rays. You do have to be really careful in summer having micro needling and IPL treatments, so there’s a lot less to think about in winter and you are less likely to suffer damage from the sun and reverse any of the good work done in clinic.

 

IPL for Hair removal can take a number of sessions to deliver that silky smooth skin we all want! Whether you’re getting IPL for Pigmentation, Vascular treatments or Hair removal, we encourage you to get your IPL treatments started as we lead into winter so that you will have reached your skin goals or be hair free by next Summer.  Book a skin or IPL consult today where you can ask us all the questions and have a good understanding of what can be achieved.

 

SPA

In Spa, winter sees a huge rise in warming body treatments. Whether it’s warm oil massages, aromatherapy soaks or whole-body scrubs, we love to indulge our clients in this time of restoration. Winter is a great time to treat yourself to a beautiful treatment in spa, then head home and snuggle up on the couch and just relax. A body brushing or scrub treatment encourages increased blood flow to aid in healing and skin firmness over your whole body, while a soak is an indulgent treat that can be accompanied by something more restorative, like aromatherapy or combined with any of our other body treatments. One of the best recommendations from our team of therapists is to book your soak or massage late in the day on either a Friday or Saturday afternoon so you can have your treatment and then head home to relax – hopefully with a glass of wine – and simply slip into the weekend. It’s an indulgent way to relax and restore your body and mind.

 

HAIR

The sun, ocean and swimming pools can have massive effects on our hair during the summer months and winter is the optimum time to restore and renew even the most damaged locks. Deep conditioning treatments allow you to deeply repair and strengthen the inner structure of the hair,  and so during winter, we recommend indulging in one of our intensive repair leave-in treatments or the Davines Circle Mask Ritual treatments that are clinically proven to remedy any hair issue. A scalp massage is another way to really help your hair recover – by directing more blood flow to the head through massage, you encourage healing in the hair follicle, meaning that the new hair growth is stronger and nutrient rich . Both of these treatments can be delivered alongside Skin Clinic or Day Spa treatments

 

This winter, indulge in the restorative powers of the Winter Wind Down. Choose from our two popular relaxation treatments, either the warming thermal massage or the thermal body brushing and mineral mud wrap. Either choice is then combined with a shampoo, scalp massage and style blow-dry to leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated while leaving Museo looking absolutely restored. You can shop our Winter Wind Down as a gift for yourself or a treat for your favourite person here.

 

 


ACHIEVING INCREDIBLE SKIN TRANSFORMATIONS WITH MUSEO IN PERTH

Everyone has those little things that they just struggle with. Whether its adult acne or pigmentation issues and sunspots;  through to those with more significant skin concerns like ageing, rosacea and serious scarring . We settle in and get used to the idea that this is just the way that our skin is, that there’s nothing we can do about it and end up disliking how our skin looks in the mirror to hiding behind a face full of make up.

It does not have to be like this - there are easy affordable solutions

Museo have been working with some of our most dedicated clients to achieve serious and significant transformations in their skin when they decided they could no longer just “deal with” those skin issues that really bugged them. We know from working on hundreds of peoples troublesome skin over the years that these little issues can be easily fixed in a targeted series of treatments from Museo – sometimes as quickly as within the first 1 or 2 treatments.

As a special offer, we are giving anyone who wants to transform their skin NOW a completely complimentary Skin Consultation, usually $55*. Start your skin transformation today and fill in the form here to organise your consult.

 

PIGMENTATION

Pigmentation issues like uneven skin tone, sun spots, hyperpigmentation or melasma are some of the more common issues we see, and some of the easiest to treat. As you can see here in this amazing before and after on the left we were able to achieve fantastic results in lightening and softening this brown pigment by her chin through targeted IPL treatments and a series of peels. In this case, the pigment is essentially ”pulled” up to the surface of the skin and the skin then naturally sheds and breaks up the pigment. Stick to your skin routine as recommended by your skin specialist at Museo and you should see clearer skin almost immediately. It only takes a few days.

 

ROSACEA + TELANGIECTASIA

Persistent facial erythema ( redness ) and visible capillaries can easily be treated.  On the right, through a series of skin needling, IPL skin rejuvenation treatments and peels, you can see the skin health vastly improved.  There is a significant reduction in the broken capillaries and we have thickened the epidermis through skin needling and improved the skin functioning in the  epidermal and dermal layers. We were next able to start treatment on the secondary skin concern of hyperpigmention. You can see that the overall look of the skin is much lighter, calmer and healthier. Our client is well on her way to achieving her skin goals.

 

ADULT ACNE 

Adult acne is another matter all together – but still equally treatable. These red and angry spots can be an absolute plague from early teen years right the way through adulthood and even during pregnancy. But you don’t have to live with it. If you’re dedicated to changing your skin, the team at Museo can help you achieve incredible results just like these in just a few treatments. Through a series of decongesting facials, chemical peels and skin needling treatments, we were able to control the acne, resurface the skin and work on reducing the scarring. The results really do speak for themselves here and we are so pleased to be able to offer such great improvement in the skin for our beautiful client.

Depending on what your skin goals are, our team of skin specialists can help you craft a detailed and personalised skin program to best help you achieve those goals. Treatments are generally done every 2-3 weeks, allowing time for the skin to heal between each session but frequently enough to really target and see significant results. The length of your course of treatments completely depends on what you’re trying to achieve and how your skin responds to treatments. From this intensive period we transition you onto a maintenance program designed to ensure you keep your beautiful new skin, with appointments usually monthly or bi-monthly depending on your schedule.

We encourage you to take your skin in hand and get a fantastic transformation on those skin issues that really bug or even embarrass you. You can be on one of our bespoke Museo Skin Treatment plans within a few days for as little as $50 a week with our payment plan options, getting you on your way to achieving your skin goals for far less than most people think. You can pay for your treatments upfront and receive a 20% discount, or join a payment plan that might be more suitable to your cashflow week-to-week. We want to help you have your best ever skin – all you have to do is ask for some help. Get in touch via the form on our Contacts Page and let’s get you into your best ever skin with Museo.

* We will only be taking bookings for our complimentary skin consultation offer till March -30 2019  although consultation appointments can be made  at a suitable time for you through to mid –April.  


Understanding Vitamin A and how it improves your skin

Understanding Vitamin A and how it improves your skin

Vitamin A is certainly nothing new. But over the last several years in particular, the market has been saturated with options which may be causing you some confusion or perhaps you haven’t as yet understood its phenomenal capabilities and the fact it should definitely be included in your skin care regime.

Start by listening to your therapist and her knowledge when she is speaking about the wonderful effects of Retinol (aka Vitamin A). There are huge benefits for your skin and choosing the right products or derivatives of Retinol for your skin can become confusing, as not all Vitamin A derivatives are created equal! And here’s why……

Where it began

Vitamin A was the first vitamin to be named – hence the vitamin title of ‘A’. The derivatives of Vitamin A are known as retinoids (those found in animal-based foods ) and Carotenoids (found in plant-based foods, most famously in Carrots).

Vitamin A is essential for the health of your skin, as it is an important element of the production of enzymes that build your collagen. It is also essential for the overall health of your vision, your immunity and is an important antioxidant.

Back in the 60’s dermatologist, Dr. Albert Kiligman M.D. PhD began experimenting with a form of Vitamin A (now known as tretinoin with a brand name Retin- A) as a form of topical treatment for acne. Dr Kiligman noticed his acne patients also had fewer lines and wrinkles when compared with his other patients and with this finding came the subsequent patent for Retin – A, the cure for so many unwanted skin conditions.

How it works

Whatever skin concern or issue you may have, Vitamin A has a place in your skincare regime. Acne, wrinkles, and hyperpigmentation, when treated with the correct formulations, can deliver exceptional results. This clever nutrient can communicate with damaged cells to encourage them to function normally again. This is often referred to as DNA repair. Cellular turnover will increase as well as switching on the youth enzymes that produce and stimulate collagen synthesis.

Vitamin A Derivatives

Vitamin A is a lipid-soluble vitamin and refers to the family of ingredients known as Retinoids, renowned for having powerful anti-ageing properties when used in skincare.

When it comes to Vitamin A derivatives, there is a conversion that must take place for the cell to accept the source or derivative of Vitamin A. See the conversion diagram below. Once it is converted to Retinoic acid it will do its magic and start to repair the cell structure.

Retinol is the most common form of Vitamin A, while Retinoic Acid is generally used in prescription skincare and not available for cosmetics as it can be very irritating and reactive on the skin. Retinol Esters are also very commonly used in skincare but are very weak. Trans-Retinol is the optimal configuration of Retinol, so make sure you look out for this when choosing the right skincare products for you.

 


Choosing the right one for you

Retinoids – also known as the generic term of tretinoin or by brand names such as Retin-A or Differin are only available with a medical prescription.  When applied topically it is accepted directly into the skin cell without any conversion, which makes it a highly effective ingredient for the treatment of lines, wrinkles, hyper-pigmentation and acne.

However, there is a downside. It can be very irritating to the skin. Redness, irritation and peeling of the skin are often experienced and so Retinoids are just mainly used to treat severe acne.

 

Retinyl Palmitate – This is a combination of retinol and palmitic acid, which although it

converts to retinoic acid, the path is long and by the time it has converted has lost much of its ability to make any difference to the DNA of the cell. You would need a high concentration of retinyl palmitate for it to be significantly effective and most skin care brands who use retinyl palmitate as their sole source of Vitamin A rarely put enough in the cream or serum. Unless retinyl palmitate is combined with other derivatives of Vitamin A, then just adding it to the list of ingredients is inadequate if it appears so far down the list as to render it almost useless.

 

Retinol –is an over the counter alternative. This is the form of Vitamin A that most cosmeceutical and cosmedical skin care companies will opt for. The conversion to retinoic acid is a two-step process, but despite this, retinol still packs a great punch and I have seen exceptional results when including retinol in-home care regimes and skin treatments modalities like mesotherapy and skin needling.

 

Retinol, though used most commonly in skincare, is also not a particularly stable ingredient, which means that it is highly susceptible to chemical change when coming into contact with other compounds, including water and oxygen. It’s important to use a range of skincare that offers methods of encapsulation to ensure the Retinol remains stable and delivers the results. Cheaper ranges may not offer this kind of technology, and the Retinol contained within may lose its effectiveness before it even hits the skin.

Last, but absolutely not the least.

Retinaldehyde – This is an important and potent form of Vitamin A, as it requires minimal conversion and causes very little - if any - irritation to the skin. In fact, as you can see by the diagram above, it only requires a one-step conversion and is seen by many as the closest to retinoic acid without all the irritating side effects or need for a prescription.

But again, you will need to take note of where it appears in the ingredient list. For retinaldehyde to be effective it needs to be in a concentration of 0.05% to 0.1% which is equivalent to a 0.025% tretinoin topical cream. This means it should appear towards the top of the active ingredients list in most topical creams.

 

Unfortunately, retinaldehyde is an expensive ingredient so you won’t find it in most skin care formulations and if so, it will be on the high-end in price (unless they’ve only included the tiniest amount) in which case it would hardly be as effective.


What else

Like many vitamins, Vitamin A is not stable and can lose its potency when interacting with sunlight. So best to use your creams or serums at night when your skin is in a state of repair and there is no risk of exposure to UV light. Store any tubes, droppers or bottles away from your windows so that UV light doesn’t damage the product before it even gets to your skin.

 

Getting advice

The best place to start when looking for effective beauty solutions is with a skin care professional who can recommend the best option for you. Sure, you could skip this and head to your local supermarket, but it is doubtful you will find any brand with enough of what you need to do anything more than (at best) provide you with antioxidant protection. Your skin care professional (aka Museo Therapist!) will go through any precautions you should take if you are pregnant or have any other allergies or conditions that would prevent you from using topical Vitamin A.

 

Staying out of the sun.

As with any skin care regimen where the goal is to fight the signs of ageing, you must ensure you are using a well-formulated SPF 30+ sunscreen. No point going to all this effort just to ruin it with more sun damage, right?

 

Why should it be used in teens, 20s or 30s?

As well as addressing deep-set wrinkles, stimulating the production of collagen, accelerating healing, improving hydration and regulating the melanin responsible for pigmentation (often associated with ageing) Vitamin A can absolutely be used in your 20s and 30s to address fine lines and prevent future wrinkles that occur due to collagen destruction. Vitamin A also controls acne-causing Propionibacterium bacteria, as well as regulating sebum production – both often problems for younger clients.

 

So that’s it for now.  If Vitamin A is not in your skin care routine then I highly recommend commencing soon, no matter what age. In fact, when it comes to lines and wrinkles the sooner the better.


 

Museo Retinol hero products

Of course, here at Museo, we are ultra fussy about our form of Vitamin A and potency of our retinol formulations. If you haven’t as yet incorporated The O Cosmedics Potent Retinol Serum (0.5%) or stronger Retinol Concentrate (1%) into your skincare regime – what are you waiting for? Read below for the wonder ingredients O Cosmedics pairs with its 100% pure bioactive retinol

 

O Cosmedics Potent retinol serum (0.5%)

Product Description

100% pure, bioactive retinol in microencapsulation technology ensures superior stability and potency. This extraordinary Vitamin A complex offers visible cosmetic anti-ageing benefits to dramatically reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, promoting a firmer more elastic skin texture whilst evening out skin tone. V8 Peptide ComplexTM ensures skin is calm, super hydrated and renewed.

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O Cosmedics Retinol concentrate (1.0%)

Professional Strength with V8 Peptide Complex® 30ml/1.0 oz e RRP $102

Best for Skins acclimatised to retinol use and coming from Potent Retinol Serum. Prevention and correction of acne, ageing, wrinkles and sun damage.

Best for All Skins looking to improve immune function, acne or rosacea, lighten pigmentation, even out skin tone. Excellent collagen boosting product.

Product Description

A powerful concentration of 100% pure bioactive Retinol with superior stability and potency. Retinol Concentrate uses the highest allowable concentration of Retinol before a prescription. Its skin-renewing benefits make it a first-class anti-ageing tool. V8 Peptide ComplexTM ensures skin is super hydrated and rejuvenated.

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Museo specialist Retinol skin treatments/ programs.

PRO. DERMAL PLANNING SERIES. Museo offers bespoke dermal planning skin treatments to transform the skin and achieve cell optimisation. Based on medical strength actives, pure, chiral ingredients, biomimetic and encapsulated carriers, Pro. Dermal Planning treatments offer intense skin-changing results, skin youth, health and radiance.

CATALYST RETINOL PEEL: The perfect Vitamin A anti-ageing peel, perfect for all skin types looking for skin health, repair and correction.

Concentrated levels of pure Retinol and encapsulated Retinol, Niacinamide and Natural Fruit Acids work together to counteract skin aging, improve the appearance of UV damage, normalise keratinisation to improve the skin’s cellular renewal process, refine and resurface the skin, even out skin tone and provide potent anti-inflammatory activity in even the most weakened skins.

Priced from $149

 

Skin Needling + Dermaceuticals Retinol Active Mesotherapy: Combat signs of ageing by generating new, healthy skin cells with Dermapen Skin Needling. The minimally invasive procedure is activated by micro-needling and works to restore collagen and skin elasticity. The Dermapen™ is the fastest, safest and most natural way to achieve skin correction. For those skins already on a Retinol home care regime consider a combined mesotherapy + skin needling power treatment.

 

RETINAL ACTIVE™

This is our most powerful active ingredient, included as part of our skin needling treatments for photo rejuvenation. An intense infusion of Vitamin A, this powerful combination of ingredients includes repair and rejuvenation properties and anti-ageing antioxidants.

This treatment visibly firms and lifts atrophied contours. Promotes regeneration and repair. Retinal Active nourishes and comforts the skin for increased resiliency. Absorbs easily. Improves hydration in and around skin cells. Combats skin damage from sun and ageing. Suitable for all skin types and skin conditions, from aged skin, pigmentation issues and dehydrated or sun-damaged skin.