Adult Acne and Anti-Aging Kit
Reduce blackheads, pimples and bacteria while stimulating collagen renewal and skin brightening in one powerful Complete Skin Care Routine™.
I've combined clinical strength medical grade ingredients proven to fight acne, inflammation and skin aging into a simple but Complete Skin Care Routine™ that benefits your complexion now and for years to come.
Like a trip to the dermatologist, this powerful clinical and synergistic Complete Skin Care Acne Treatment Routine is built from,
1. the best treatment to kill the acne causing bacteria, and
2. the best ingredients for collagen renewal to fight fine lines and acne scars.
Combined with ultra-potent green tea antioxidants and a sunscreen that you will love; this Kit is a game changer in your fight against acne and skin aging.
I take out all of the guess work so you can have confidence that your skin care routine will work.
Adult acne FAQ
Acne after the teen years is common, especially for women. Whether your acne never cleared up after your teens, it came back years later, or your teenage luck with acne-free skin has now ended in adulthood.
I am 42 and you are the first dermatologist who truly helped my lifelong battle with acne. And I never actually saw you!! You need to teach other dermatologists!!! Hillary O
Dermatologist's Skin Care Kit that addresses the causes of adult acne at the same time it helps fight the signs of skin aging.
I have combined the best ingredients into one layered and easy routine that you do morning and night. Trust that your products are compatible and targeting acne while fighting skin aging.
This Kit includes 6 key products that fight both acne and skin aging.
Your routine begins with a pH balanced medicated Acne Treatment Cleanser to prepare your complexion to maximally absorb the powerful products that you layer on your skin next. I combine pharmaceutical grade benzoyl peroxide (the best ingredient to kill acne causing bacteria in my Benzoyl Peroxide Acne Treatment Cream, Green Tea Antioxidant Skin Therapy (to fight excess oil, sooth redness and reload the skin's antioxidant reserve to fight skin aging. You also get the best medical grade Retinol Anti-Wrinkle Night Cream for night treatment that stimulates collagen renewal, brightens skin and helps fight logged pores. I add Daily Moisturizing Face Cream, a popular acne friendly moisturizer, and Sheer Strength Pure Physical Matte Tinted SPF 30 Sunscreen which provides mineral sun protection.
Consider adding products if you have stubborn skin concerns you want to tackle with an even more intensive approach:
For excessively oily skin and clogged pores add,
my Acne Treatment Pads formulated to remove excess oil and penetrate deeply into pores with a full 2% salicylic acid and 10% glycolic acid after washing and rinsing skin with the same ingredients in a foaming cleanser. This double cleanse multiplies the effectiveness.
For additional complexion brightening, skin smoothing, collagen renewal and pigment control add,
Glycolic Acid Anti-Wrinkle Face Cream 15% and use it where you need it in place of the Daily Face Cream either morning or night. It hydrates and corrects these skin problems at the same time.
Acne treatment medicated ingredients:
- 2% salicylic acid USP is the highest grade and purest form of this medicated ingredient available. It is uniquely able to penetrate oily pores and remove pore clogging debris and carry other actives deeper into pores to fight acne.
- 5% ultra-micronized medical-grade benzoyl peroxide USP is also the highest grade and purest form of this medicated ingredient that is proven to kill the acne causing bacteria C. acnes better than antibiotics. The micronized formulation helps skin resist irritation.
Additional important acne-fighting actives:
- 10% ultra-pure glycolic acid brightens skin and fights acne scar hyperpigmentation.
- 1.0% retinol stimulates collagen renewal, softens acne scarring, brightens skin and helps to even skin texture and pigment.
- 80-90% pure green tea polyphenol isolates help fight skin inflammation and redness, balance skin sebum production and recharge the skin’s antioxidant reserve to counter free radical skin damage.
Daily Moisturizing Face Cream blends medical grade ceramides enriched with barrier strengthening squalane to prevent skin dryness and help maintain healthy skin barrier.
Additional antioxidants to help skin fight damaging free radicals include:
- ubiquinone CoQ-10
- superoxide dismutase
Pure botanical extracts in this routine include:
- cucumber (Cucumis Sativus)
- Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower
- Glycine Soja (Soybean) Seed Extract,
- Yucca Glauca Root Extract,
- Rosamarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf
- Emblica Officinals Fruit
Additional beneficial ingredients include:
- sodium hyaluronate (hyaluronic acid)
- vitamins A,C and E
Always cruelty Free and made in the U.S.A.
CLEANSE with pH balanced Foaming Acne Treatment Cleanser and rinse well. Towel dry.
CORRECT complexion excess oil, reduce acne causing bacteria and reload the skin's antioxidant reserve by layering first the Green Tea Antioxidant Skin Therapy followed by Benzoyl Peroxide Lotion either as a spot treatment to sporadic pimples or to prevent new pimples in active breakout areas.
HYDRATE skin to prevent dryness and flaking by applying Daily Moisturizing Face Cream
PROTECT skin by wearing Sheer Strength Pure Physical SPF 30+ every day.
Makeup, if used, is applied on top
CLEANSE with Foaming Acne Treatment Cleanser and rinse well. Towel dry.
CORRECT both acne and the signs of skin aging by applying Retinol Night Cream (which includes green tea antioxidants).
HYDRATE skin to prevent dryness and balance skin moisture by layering the Daily Moisturizing Face Cream on top of the Retinol.
How to add the additional ingredients:
Do a second skin cleanse after toweling dry with the Acne Treatment Pads before applying other products.
Apply Glycolic Acid Anti-Wrinkle Face Cream where needed and tolerated in place of the Daily Moisturizer. This may be only on parts of your face such as the forehead, sides of your cheeks and chin. Often the skin around the nose is extra sensitive and does better with the Daily Face Cream.
Foaming Acne Treatment Cleanser (6.7 oz): Camellia sinensis (Green Tea) Polyphenols, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Disodium EDTA, Fragrance, Glycolic Acid, Linoleamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate, Polysorbate-20, Purified Water, Red #40 (CI 16035), Sodium C12-15 Pareth-15 Sulfonate, Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Triethanolamine, Yellow #5 (CI 19140), Zinc PCA. Active Ingredient: Salicylic Acid 2%.
Green Tea Antioxidant Skin Therapy (1 fl. oz.): Purified Water, Squalane, Cyclomethicone, Glyceryl Stearate, Behenyl Alcohol, Caffeine, Palmitic Acid, Stearic Acid, Lecithin, Sodium Hyaluronate, Lauryl Alcohol, Myristyl Alcohol, Cetyl Alcohol, Dimethicone, Capryl Glycol, Sorbic Acid, Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Polyphenols, Resveratrol, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract, Bisabolol, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Oil, Rosamarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Polysorbate-20, Carbomer, Ptassium Hydroxide, Phenoxyethanol, Tetrasodium EDTA.
Benzoyl Peroxide Acne Treatment cream 5% (2oz.): Active Ingredient: Benzoyl Peroxide 5%. Inactive ingredients: Carbomer, Purified Water, Sodium Hydroxymethylglycinate, Sodium Lauroyl Sarcosinate, Stearic Acid.
Daily Moisturizing Face Cream (1.6 oz.): Purified Water, Cetearyl Alcohol, PPG-Myreth Propionate, Squalane, Glycerin, Phospholipids, Saccharomyces Lysate Extract, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Seed Extract, Dimethicone, Cyclomethicone, Yucca Glauca Root Extract, Ceramide 3, Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract, Ubiquinone (Coenzyme Q10), Retinyl Palmitate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Carbomer, Beeswax, Polysorbate 60, Potassium Hydroxide, Capryl Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Benzyl Alcohol, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate, Disodium EDTA.
Retinol Ultra Intensive Anti-Wrinkle Night Cream 10X (1.0%) (1 fl. oz.): Cyclopentasiloxane, Caprylyl Methicone, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, PEG-12 Dimethicone/PPG-20 Crosspolymer, Dimethicone, Caffeine, PEG/PPG-18/18 Dimethicone, Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Polyphenols, Retinol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Polysorbate 20, Cyclomethicone.
Sheer Strength Pure Physical Matte Tinted Sunscreen SPF 30+ (1.9 fl. oz.)
Active Ingredient: Zinc Oxide 16.5%, Titanium Dioxide 3.2%
Inactive Ingredients: Alumina, Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Butylene Glycol, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Polyphenols, Caprylic/Capric Triglycerides, Centella Asiatica Extract, Cermide NS, Cyclopentasiloxane, Cyclotetrasiloxane, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Dimethicone, Hexyl Laurate, Iron Oxides, Isodoecane, Methyl Trimethicone, PEG/PPG 18/18 Dimethicone, PEG-10 Dimethicone, PEG-8 Methyl Ether Triethoxysilane, Phospholipids, Phyllanthus Emblca Fruit Extract, Polyglyceryl-4 Isostearate, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Polymethylsilsesquiloxane, Polysilicone-11, Purified Water, Resveratrol, Silica Dimethyl Silylate, Silica, Stearic Acid, Tocopherol, Ubiquinone (Coenzyme Q-10).