With breakthrough anti-aging ingredients like bee venom and Matrixyl 3000, all three of today's worthy TIA Skin Care Olympic contenders were really going for the gold. It wasn't easy to choose our winners, but like the 2014 Winter Olympics judges, we've carefully rated performances, listened to the roar of the crowds and are ready to hand out our medals.
La Vie Celeste Extra Rich Cream ($75 in the shop) — This luxurious face cream moisturizes and hydrates without feeling heavy or pore-congesting. It contains the antioxidant R-Lipoic Acid, the tetrapeptide ChroNOline and the anti-aging breakthrough apple stem cell. Organic ingredients help minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. This cream is one of the few that Marta really recommends to help against sagging skin. Read the full review.
Royal Nectar Moisturizing Face Lift ($55 in the shop) — This light, whipped moisturizer is packed with antioxidants like avocado, vitamin E, apricot and rose hip. It also contains the brand's trademark ingredients of bee venom (which contains at least 18 active substances) and Makuka honey with anti-inflammatory and antispetic properties. It will help your skin feel nourished and supple and give it a smooth, glowing look. Read the full review.
Eslor Active Night Cream ($95 in the shop) — Regular use of this very rich night cream will have a visible impact on the skin's elasticity. Its intensive formula contains ingredients such as Matrixyl 3000, hydrolyzed soy milk protein, ginseng extract, sea buckthorn oil, aloe vera gel, peach kernel oil, mango butter, almond butter, glycerin and carrot oil. This cream preserve the skin's suppleness and firmness, while preventing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Read the full review.
Ingredients in La Vie Celeste:
Water (Aqua), Rosa Damascena (Rose) Flower Water, Argania Spinosa (Argan) Kernel Oil, Adansonia Digitata (Baobab) Seed Oil, Plumeria Acutifolia Flower Extract, Cetearyl Olivate, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Sorbian Olivate, Sodium Lactate, Malus domestica fruit cell culture, Caprooyl Tetrapeptide-3, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Heliantus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, r-Lipoic Acid, Calendula Officinalis (Marigold) Extract, Spirulina Platenis Geitler Extract, Punica Granatum (Pomegranate) Extract, Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract, Niacinamide, Olea Europaea (Olive) Leaf Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate, Sclerotium Gum, Dextran, Phospholipids, Glycerin, Xanthan Gum, Citrus Paradise (Grapefruit) Seed Extract, Potassium Hydroxide, Polyaminopropyl Biguanide, Phenoxyethanol
Ingredients in Royal Nectar:
Distilled Water, Nectar Ease (manuka honey, bee venom), Lanette Wax, avocado oil, tocopherol oil, apricot kernel oil, rose hip oil, rose water, bees wax, evening primrose oil, optiphen plus, cocoa butter, natural fragrance, ticaxan, marshmallow extract, manuka oil, lavender essential oil
Ingredients in Eslor:
Aloe Vera Gel, Safflower Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Glycerin, Sorbitan Trioleate, Cetyl Alcohol, Sweet Kernel Oil, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7, Beeswax, Squalane (vegetable derived), Stearic Acid, Peach Kernel Oil, Ginseng Extract, Avocado Oil, Hazelnut Oil, Soy Milk Protein, Lactic Acid, Corn Extract, Carrot Oil, Sea Buckthorn Oil, Retinyl Palmitate and Tocophyrol and Ascorbyl Palmitate and Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate and Lecithin, Sodium Hyaluronate, Cholecalciferol, Glycosaminoglycans, Phenoxyethanol, Mango Butter, Almond Butter, Silk Amino Acid, Guar Gum, Fragrant Oil, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate, Citric Acid
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