Once we retired our O.G. sleeping masks — our very first Glow Recipe product — it was for an excellent motive. Now, we are able to lastly share it: Meet Watermelon Glow AHA Evening Remedy! It’s a completely new system, which we developed with clinically examined substances and expertise. That stated, it provides the identical combo of exfoliation and hydration that was the key sauce for the unique system. So, in the event you liked the sleek, vivid, even-toned complexion that our first-gen sleeping masks supplied, you then’ve come to the correct place.
We determined to switch the sleeping masks with the evening therapy for one large motive: Improvements in skincare have solely gotten higher since we first debuted the Watermelon Glow Sleeping Masks again in 2017. Since then, we’ve expanded to a full skin-care line with heavyweight substances, akin to hyaluronic acid, in addition to mild exfoliation from fastidiously chosen acid blends. And that’s precisely what you’ll discover on this new in a single day therapy; designed to focus on dullness, dryness, massive pores, and uneven pores and skin texture, it places our greatest expertise to work so you’ll be able to get up wanting radiant. With that, right here’s a better have a look at what goes into it.
Let’s begin with the plain: watermelon. Like all of the formulation within the Watermelon Glow fam, the Watermelon Glow AHA Evening Remedy options contemporary watermelon extract, which incorporates each the rinds and enzymes. It helps to moisturize, soothe, and nourish pores and skin, since watermelon is wealthy in antioxidants, amino acids, and nutritional vitamins.
What actually units this system aside, nonetheless, is the pH-balancing mix of alpha hydroxy acids. At simply 2.5%, this proprietary complicated of exfoliating acids delivers the identical exfoliating energy of 10% glycolic acid — however much more gently. In contrast to the usual AHAs, which peak rapidly and (for some) too intensely, our concentrated model step by step works its magic over evening, slowly exfoliating so that you get higher outcomes with a decrease share of acid.
Not solely does this fully sidestep the possibly drying uncomfortable side effects of exfoliation, however it additionally makes this system tolerable for even delicate pores and skin sorts. Plus, the acid mix removes lifeless pores and skin cells, smoothing texture and brightening pores and skin — and in doing so, clears the way in which for different substances to raised take in into pores and skin.
Talking of these different substances: Since we’re all about hydrating pores and skin, you’ll discover at least seven molecular weights of hyaluronic acid on this system; at numerous sizes, they work to immediately replenish hydration and plump pores and skin. Plus, hyaluronic acid makes for a strategic pairing with the AHA mix; it may offset any potential for dryness from the exfoliation, which additional ensures the general therapy is mild sufficient for all sorts.
Inside, you’ll additionally get niacinamide for its soothing talents — to not point out water retention — and quinoa peptide, which companies pores and skin and minimizes the looks of tremendous traces and wrinkles. Niacinamide and quinoa peptides additionally work, by way of two totally different mechanisms, to brighten pores and skin and even out tone over time.
The right way to use it
Slather on the Watermelon Glow AHA Evening Remedy as the ultimate step of your nighttime skincare routine (after your moisturizer) and pat it in gently till it’s been absorbed. (You may as well apply it instantly after cleaning in the event you want.) It dries down equally to a hydrating serum, so it gained’t switch onto your pillowcase; we even examined it in our shopper research to make sure it’s completely pillow-proof.
Then, within the A.M., wash it off earlier than going by means of your regular morning skincare routine. Don’t overlook to make use of sunscreen, too, since exfoliating could make pores and skin extra delicate to solar publicity.
Because the AHA mix, whereas mild, continues to be potent, we suggest you employ it two or three nights every week. You may as well begin by utilizing it two nights every week, after which bumping it as much as three as your pores and skin adjusts to it. Delicate sorts, as soon as every week in case your finest guess! (Heads up: If you realize your pores and skin tends to be delicate, we suggest patch-testing earlier than utilizing it, as a result of everybody’s tolerance is totally different.)
A medical examine discovered that after one evening of use by 32 topics:
- 96% agreed that pores and skin had long-lasting hydration
- 93% agreed that pores and skin seemed glowing and radiant and felt smoother and firmer
And, after 4 weeks on 31 topics:
- 93% agreed that Watermelon Glow AHA Evening Remedy resurfaced the look of pores and skin
- 90% agreed their pores and skin texture seemed improved
- 90% agreed pores and skin tone seemed extra even
- 90% agreed pores and skin total felt bouncy and plump
We’re so blissful that we are able to lastly share this thrilling launch with you, and may’t wait so that you can attempt the Watermelon Glow AHA Evening Remedy for your self. Obtained questions? Simply go away a remark under and we’ll get again to you!
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