The amazing benefits of skipping

The amazing benefits of skipping

Jumping rope is easily associated with boxers and playful children. However, skipping is one of the best forms of exercise, because it can be done almost anywhere, anytime. All you need is your rope. This simple form of exercise is one of the best cardio and High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) workouts available and is known […]

Let’s save your “Winter Skin”.

Let’s save your “Winter Skin”.

 “My skin is always dry in winter.”  “My moisturiser doesn’t work for me anymore.”  “My skin is constantly feeling tight.” We have all experienced these symptoms from time to time, but it’s good to know that there are solutions at hand. Firstly, though, it’s important to know the difference between dry skin […]

GREAT NEWS! – Our New Packaging is Your New Packaging

GREAT NEWS! – Our New Packaging is Your New Packaging

We are excited to reveal the new face of Vitaderm. Our new Skin Intelligent packaging will build on the success of the past 16 years, elevating the brand to new heights. Vitaderm’s new appearance will familiarize you, our loyal customers, in regards our products’ content. The text within the solid silver band now indicates whether […]

NEXT LEVEL: Masques vs. Serums

NEXT LEVEL: Masques vs. Serums

Masques and Serums have always been additional products that can be included into a skincare routine once the basics have been acquired on your bathroom shelf. These are typically the items that you would incorporate when your skincare routine is ready to move to the next level. While these two types of products are miles […]

PRODUCTS CONTAINING H.A.

PRODUCTS CONTAINING H.A.

This month, we have two skin care products in focus – HYDRATING TREATMENT CREAM and the INTENSIVE HYDRATING SERUM. We are offering these products at GREAT PRICES until the end of February. HYDRATING TREATMENT CREAM This top-selling treatment cream offers outstanding results for dehydrated skin, providing penetrating moisture without an oily residue. This product is […]

WHAT IS HYALURONIC ACID

WHAT IS HYALURONIC ACID

Hyaluronic acid has become quite a buzz word in the cosmetic arena over the past few years. This complex sugar is a natural component of young, healthy skin. It forms a major component of the more complex interstitial substance known as glycosaminoglycans. What is the function of hyaluronic acid in the skin? Hyaluronic acid is […]

HYDRO INTENSIVE TREATMENT

HYDRO INTENSIVE TREATMENT

Vitaderm’s Hydro Intensive Treatment offers the ultimate in hydrating properties, and is the ideal treatment to consider during the hottest summer months, since it is a gel-based treatment. Besides the high concentration of hyaluronic acid, this treatment offers additional toning benefits, due to the protein peptide content. TREATMENT ROUTINE The treatment commences with a cleansing […]

WHY USE A REFLECTIVE SUN SCREEN?

WHY USE A REFLECTIVE SUN SCREEN?

It is well known in scientific circles that the high concentrations of sunscreen chemicals utilized in mass-market sunscreen products, is cause for concern. In fact, some scientists believe that the over-use of high factor sunscreens such as SPF 50 and SPF 100, actually increases the risk of developing skin cancer. At Vitaderm, we advocate the […]

UV RAYS AND YOUR SKIN

UV RAYS AND YOUR SKIN

Ultra-Violet radiation consists of UVA, UVB and UVC rays, with UVC being the most harmful. Fortunately, UVC rays are filtered to a large extent by the ozone layer of the atmosphere. UVA RAYS – ageing rays UVA rays are closely associated with skin ageing. They have a longer wavelength than UVB and are therefore able […]

HOW TO REDUCE UV DAMAGE

HOW TO REDUCE UV DAMAGE

Reducing UVA Damage It is well known that sun exposure causes damage to collagen and elastin fibres. This is what causes the skin to lose its youthful appearance. One way to protect collagen fibres from damage is to increase ones daily intake of vitamin C as a preventative measure by increasing collagen production. This supplement […]