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  Topic: My results using topical Vitamin C
Igor

Replies: 3
Views: 9138

PostForum: Vitamin C   Posted: Sat Sep 05, 2009 3:25 am   Subject: Re: My results using topical Vitamin C
Unfortunately, you can't add images here but I will be doing before and after pictures. If anyone is interested, just email me.

Tinypic us! =)
  Topic: Sunscreen before moisturizer and antioxidants at night?
Igor

Replies: 8
Views: 11767

PostForum: Skin Protection / UV damage / Sunscreens   Posted: Thu Aug 13, 2009 11:16 am   Subject: Sunscreen before moisturizer and antioxidants at night?
Well, my suncreen regimen is entierly based on how well the products feel on my face. In the morning I apply Cliniques Superdefense (SPF 25: octinoxate, avobenzone and oxybenzone) and over it the powd ...
  Topic: Sunscreen before moisturizer and antioxidants at night?
Igor

Replies: 8
Views: 11767

PostForum: Skin Protection / UV damage / Sunscreens   Posted: Sun Aug 09, 2009 6:13 am   Subject: Sunscreen before moisturizer and antioxidants at night?
The thing is that only Zinc Oxide is banned (Titanium is used, though nowhere near the same extent as Mexorly or Helioplex) – when used as a sunscreen agent – because it is in noncompliance with the E ...
  Topic: Why not use grainy Vitamin C as an exfoliant?
Igor

Replies: 3
Views: 6592

PostForum: Vitamin C   Posted: Mon Jul 27, 2009 4:27 am   Subject: Why not use grainy Vitamin C as an exfoliant?
I've actually used Ascorbic Acid as a scrub all my life, on the body - not face - though, and never experienced any problems.
  Topic: How to Remove Wrinkles
Igor

Replies: 39
Views: 56531

PostForum: Skin Rejuvenation / Anti-Aging   Posted: Sat Jul 25, 2009 11:10 am   Subject: How to Remove Wrinkles
...work better than any over the counter product you can buy...

Second that, the results are truly astonishing and there is now way they can be compared to anything, at all, ever!
  Topic: Sunscreen before moisturizer and antioxidants at night?
Igor

Replies: 8
Views: 11767

PostForum: Skin Protection / UV damage / Sunscreens   Posted: Mon Jul 06, 2009 1:51 pm   Subject: Sunscreen before moisturizer and antioxidants at night?
Great, so to be on the safe side (in Sweden where physical sunscreens are banned) one should apply sunscreen before moisturizing.

Thanks for your help!
It really is appreciated.
  Topic: Green tea extract color concern
Igor

Replies: 2
Views: 6534

PostForum: Antioxidants   Posted: Sat Jul 04, 2009 1:56 pm   Subject: Re: Green tea extract color concern
Hi Dr. Todorov,
Also, you suggested to me in another thread that this should not be mixed with a sunscreen. I'm using a zinc/titanium dioxide sunscreen - since these are physical blockers, would thi ...
  Topic: Sunscreen before moisturizer and antioxidants at night?
Igor

Replies: 8
Views: 11767

PostForum: Skin Protection / UV damage / Sunscreens   Posted: Thu Jul 02, 2009 4:28 pm   Subject: Sunscreen before moisturizer and antioxidants at night?
I actually heard from a lady at my local spa that one should apply sunscreen right after washing and before anything else because it has to react with the skin to provide protection. She also said tha ...
  Topic: Antioxidants mix
Igor

Replies: 11
Views: 13962

PostForum: Antioxidants   Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2009 6:34 pm   Subject: Antioxidants mix
Great! Will try that, thanks again!
  Topic: Antioxidants mix
Igor

Replies: 11
Views: 13962

PostForum: Antioxidants   Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2009 12:16 pm   Subject: Antioxidants mix
I would but in Sweden they're really restrictive with prescription medication only prescribing Accutane or Retinol to people with serious boil-ish pimples that will cause severe scarring or psychic pr ...
  Topic: Antioxidants mix
Igor

Replies: 11
Views: 13962

PostForum: Antioxidants   Posted: Thu Apr 23, 2009 12:18 pm   Subject: Antioxidants mix
Thanks!

Well if it does not make such difference at least it'll provide a nice smell? =) Anyhow it's worth a shot; I'll see how my skin reacts and if I encounter any problems you'll hear from me ag ...
  Topic: Antioxidants mix
Igor

Replies: 11
Views: 13962

PostForum: Antioxidants   Posted: Thu Apr 23, 2009 11:50 am   Subject: Antioxidants mix
Thanks for your answer. So separate creams it is.
Another question is about acne management, you don’t mention that in your publications, but what ingredients would you suggest? I have an acne cream ...
  Topic: beta-Carotene as a source for Vitamin A?
Igor

Replies: 1
Views: 5067

PostForum: Retinoids / Vitamin A   Posted: Thu Apr 16, 2009 9:27 am   Subject: beta-Carotene as a source for Vitamin A?
Hi!

I recently figured out how hard it was to get my hands on some retinol, retinyl palmitate or retinyl acetate in Sweden, apparently they worry about the side effects from OD-ing and therefore th ...
  Topic: Antioxidants mix
Igor

Replies: 11
Views: 13962

PostForum: Antioxidants   Posted: Sun Apr 05, 2009 2:43 pm   Subject: Antioxidants mix
Dimethicone is an acceptable in ingredient as a part of anhydrous base but I am not sure if used alone it is adequate in terms of texture, viscosity and other properties - haven't looked into that.
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  Topic: Antioxidants mix
Igor

Replies: 11
Views: 13962

PostForum: Antioxidants   Posted: Sun Apr 05, 2009 12:59 pm   Subject: Antioxidants mix
Thanks for your answer. So separate creams it is.

I was also wondering about the base, the sites you suggest for ingredient shopping all have their own formulas but since that consumes time, energ ...
 
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