Pumpkin products offer antioxidants and enzymes that act lie alpha-hydroxy acids. But rather than just peeling the skin of unwanted materials, the pumpkin products have a bonus of replenishing the skin with nutrients. Pumpkin reportedly contains more than 100 beneficial nutrients, which may be used to help reverse the signs of aging.Pumpkin is loaded with the important antioxidant beta-carotene and Vitamin C. beta-carotene is one of the plant carotenoids converted to vitamin in the body. In the conversion to Vitamin A, beta carotene performs many important functions in overall health including some aspects of aging. (Information is based on studies from the University of Illinois.The primary action is their keratolytic ability--they weaken bonds that hold dead skin cells together. When these bonds are weakened, the dead cells can be shed from the surface of the skin, resulting in skin that appears fresher, smoother and younger. Features & Benefits Helps to slough off unwanted or dead surface cells Helps to prevent hyper-keratiniztion May stimulate collagen and elastin production Improves the skin immune barrier Improves moisture Fights free-radicals Improves the appearance of lightly sun-damaged skin Improves overall texture and health of the skin
1. Apply a thin layer of peel to skin starting at the perimeter and working towards the center. Take care to avoid the eye area.
2. Let peel stand for the amount of time suggested on bottle. A warming sensation combined with light tingling is to be expected during use.
3. Rinse with cool water. Follow treatment with dermAstage Toner.