I have always been a fan of the gorgeous luxurious anti-aging skincare products from la prairie ~ what’s not to love about swoon worthy collectible packaging, beautiful product textures, intoxicating scents that make you feel like you are being pampering in the finest European spa and most importantly, potent active skincare products that transform your skin. That is why I jumped at the chance to be among the first beauty bloggers to try the new products in la prairie’s New Cellular Swiss Ice Collection and share my insights with you.
I was sent deluxe samples of the new Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Dry Oil and the Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Cream which work exceptionally well together to protect against the harsh winter elements and hydrate and nourish your skin giving it a radiant luminous glow. I found that mixing a couple drops of of the Dry Oil with the Cream made my skin plump, moist and supple instantly and refreshed throughout the day. Let me tell you a little bit more about each of these wonderful products.
CELLULAR SWISS ICE CRYSTAL CREAM ($300) is a luxurious age delaying gel-cream that melts instantly into your skin and immediately gives you a youthful glow. This active age delaying cream contains Swiss Ice Crystal Complex which helps to renew firmness, smooth the appearance of wrinkles, build resistance to daily skin stressors, and helps to maintain high levels of moisture in your skin.
I love the rich, yet lightweight texture of this gel-cream that smells like heaven, absorbs instantly and delivers the perfect dose of moisture for hours. And the combo of this cream with the oil is a dynamic duo that made my skin more radiant than it has been in a long time.
CELLULAR SWISS ICE CRYSTAL DRY OIL ($300) is a lightweight moisture-binding treatment oil that supports your skin’s natural lipid barrier function. It is made of a combination of rare and pure oils combined with the proprietary Swiss Ice Crystal Complex to seal hydration into your skin for extended lengths of time and help to rebuild your skin’s moisture barrier.
I used a couple drops of this turbo hydrating oil to ‘boost’ the crystal cream which resulted in a mega dose of rich moisture. I especially loved how my skin drank up this nourishing combo instantly, it made my skin radiant and youthful and continued to deliver moisture throughout the day or night.
Miles high in the Swiss Alps, in a world of sheer ice crystals, beauty transcends time. Here, two seemingly fragile plants and one tiny algae survive and thrive in the harshest setting on earth, developing strategies to outwit the environment. It’s only fitting then that la prairie, with a heritage deeply rooted in Switzerland, harnessed these extreme-survivalist secrets into the Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Collection. The discovery combines some of the most sophisticated survivalist secrets
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