Synergie Skin | D-Congest | 15 ml
This product is exclusive to medically affiliated practices. Available in clinic only after skin consultation.
Blemish control serum, spot treatment for problem skin.
A powerful anti-acne spot treatment serum designed to reduce the appearance of blemishes. This fast acting formula contains alpha and beta hydroxy acids together with mandelic acid and Barosma Betulina Leaf Extract, to decongest pores, gently exfoliate and soothe irritated skin.
Acne is a chronic inflammatory condition involving four factors:
Overproduction of skin cells which are trapped in the pores
Increased oil production by sebaceous glands
Excess P.acnes bacteria present in the pores
Skin inflammation as a result of the bacterial assault on living cells
Most acne products only address one or two of these factors. Synergie Practitioner D-congest is able to address all contributing factors in one formulation and reduce the appearance of acne.
Barosma Betulina Leaf Extract – is a plant based ingredient that directly acts on sebocyte (oil producing) stem cells to reduce excess oil and enlarged pores. Affipore is clinically proven to reduce pore diameter, pore volume and oil secretion.
Malic acid – is an AHA found in apples and has unique antioxidant properties that other AHA’s don’t have. Malic acid also contains unique hydrating properties and leaves a protective, moisturising layer on the skin.
Liquorice extract – A potent anti-inflammatory and anti-irritant to reduce redness and calms sensitive skin. Liquorice extract helps to regulate the oil gland making it an ideal ingredient for acne and congested skin. Also helps to reduce the appearance of uneven skin tone and pigmentation.
Lactic acid – a natural and biocompatible AHA for effective removal of dead skin cells that is responsible for skin congestion. It also improves skin hydration levels.
Manuka essential oil – derived from the Manuka tree, Manuka oil has been used for centuries in Maori tribes for wound healing. It is up to 33 times more potent than tea tree oil as an antibacterial agent, reducing the P. acnes bacteria associated with acne.
Apply sparingly to affected areas. May be used in the morning and evening prior to moisturising. If using in the morning, follow with UberZinc for broad spectrum sun protection.
Full Ingredient List
WATER (AQUA), LACTIC ACID, ALCOHOL (GRAIN DERIVED), GLYCERIN, SODIUM HYDROXIDE , BUTYLENE GLYCOL, CITRIC ACID, MALIC ACID, SALICYLIC ACID, METHYLPROPANEDIOL, POLYSORBATE 80, ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE, BISABOLOL , DIPOTASSIUM GLYCYRRHIZINATE, PANTHENOL (VITAMIN B5), SODIUM PCA, CAPRYLYL GLYCOL, LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL, ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL, PHOSPHOLIPIDS, LEPTOSPERMUM SCOPARIUM (MANUKA) BRANCH/LEAF OIL, BAROSMA BETULINA (BUCHU) LEAF EXTRACT, PHENYLPROPANOL, HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL, ANNATTO (NATURAL COLOUR), LINALOOL, D-LIMONENE.
About Synergie Skin
Synergie Skin is widely regarded by cosmetic medical practitioners and skin clinicians as a leading cosmeceutical range. Founded in 2005, and now an internationally recognised company,Synergie Skin is an innovative Australian cosmeceutical company committed to creating highly active skincare. Synergie offers both highly active cosmeceutical products and a medical only range, Synergie Practitioner, which formulas contain higher dosages of active ingredients and additional potent active ingredients. This range offers clients a step up from the Synergie Skin range and is exclusive to medically-affiliated practices.