Biologique Reserche – More products

I wanted to update my little Biologique Reserche collection over here and provide you guys with more ingredients list.

Not long ago, I acquired 3 products that intrigued me, so let me get straight to it:

LOTION P50 PIGM 400

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This is meant to be much more brightening and tackling hyper-INGpigmentation issues more directly.

After using it for a month, I can say this: It is way less strong than P50 1970 (I feel my skin lacks exfoliation when using PIGM 400) and more comparable to P50. Which is probably about right because of no phenol content in this.

Comparing to the P50 (non phenol formula) this has a bit of a different acid blend. It does not smell as vinegar-ish as P50.

PIGM 400 is a blend of Alpha-Hydroxy acids, Beta-Hydroxy acids, Poly-Hydroxy acids as well as Phytic acid (I personally have great results with Phytic acid)

I personally do not notice a big difference in my face but I did notice that some of my neck hyperpigmentation is fading.

As with last post, you can read more info HERE

Ingredients:

Water (Aqua), Glycerin, Niacinamide, Sodium Gluconate, Lactic Acid, Sodium Lactate, Lactobacillus/Wasabia Japonica Root ferment extract, Magnesium Chloride, malic acid, Phytic acid, Citric acid, Gluconolactone, magnesium sulfate, Propylene glycol, Palmaria palmata extract, Levulinic acid, Salicylic acid, Sodium salicylate, Spiraea ulmaria extract, Vinegar (acetum), Sodium levulinate, Phenoxyethanol, Alcohol denat., Microcitrus autralasica fruit extract, Prunus persica (peach) leaf extract, Potassium sorbate, Sodium benzoate, Ascorbic acid, Pyrus malus (apple) fruit extract, Rubus idaeus (raspberry) fruit extract.

 

CREME UVA

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This is a cream that is meant to protect your skin when using susncreens. It prepares the skin to have less irritating reaction to sunscreens. It is meant to be used when frequent re-application of sunscreen will be needed throughout the day.

So far I find it very soothing and hydrating. I will test it out fully at the end of this month when I go on vacation to Mexico.

You can read more about it HERE

Ingredients:

Water (aqua), Glycerin, Propylene glycol, Mink Oil (mustela oil), Stearic acid, Polysorbate-40, Palmitic acid, Sorbitan Palmitate, Cetyl alcohol, Pentylene Glycol, PEG-2 stearate, TEA-stearate, Mimosa tenuiflora bark extract, Colostrum, Juglans regia (walnut) shell extract, Aloe ferox leaf extract, Rhamnus purshiana bark extract, Biosaccharide gum-1, Hypericum perforatum extract, Juglans regia (walnut) leaf extract, Butylene glycol, Caprylyl glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Sorbic acid.

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FLUIDE VIP O2

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It was recommended to me as a finishing serum for my face and eyes. Supposedly it brightens the complexion and helps with blemishes.

Honestly, I did not see a difference on my face, so I use it exclusively around my eyes. It does brighten it a bit. Would I repurchase this? NO.

I do not think it does anything extraordinary (you’d better invest in the lotion and one of their masks). The price is also astronomical for the amount and considering it does not live up to its hype, I really do not feel comfortable recommending this.

Maybe it would work for a very asphyxiated / smoker’s skin, but in my case it was like adding a layer of liquid that only made my skin stickier / oilier throughout the day without any added benefit.

Quite a disappointment because the Masque VIP O2 and Lait VIP O2 are stunning products.

Ingredients:

Water (aqua), Perfluorodecalin, Polyperfluorormethylisopropyl ether, Propylene glycol, Poloxamer 188, Niacinamide, Lactic acid, Sodium Hyaluronate, Cucumis sativus (cucumber fruit extract), Yeast extract (faex extract), Mimosa teniuflora bark extract, Hamamelis Virginiana (witch hazel) bark/leaf/twig extract, Myrtus communis extract, Allium cepa (onion) bulb extract, Hypericum perforatum flower/leaf/stem extract, Commiphora myrrha resin extract, Hydrolyzed silk, Pyridoxine HCl, Thiamine HCl, Allantoin, Urea, Serine, Vinegar (acetum), magnesium chloride, Rhizobian Gum,  Sodium salicylate, TEA-lactate, Salicylic acid, Sodium lactate, Sodium benzoate, Glycerin, Sorbitol, potassium sorbate, Chlorphenesin, Phenoxyethanol, Alcohol, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP copolymer, Sorbic acid.

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