Back in March we caused a bit of a stir by offering you 1/3 off our biggest French Pharmacy brands. Well, our ever-popular promotion is back again, and this time, we’ve added a new brand to the mix.
Nuxe has been added to our superstar line-up of Vichy, La Roche-Posay, Avene, A-Derma, Klorane, Rene Furterer and Pierre Fabre, so whether you’re trying French pharmacy skincare for the first time or you’re a hardcore convert, you have more choice than ever. Here is our round up of cult products from each of the brands to make selecting your favourites a little easier..
The Vichy Normaderm collection is ideal for women aged 20 to 30 concerned by skin imperfections: blocked pores, irregular texture, localised shine, redness, and dilated pores. The range includes everything you regain healthy-looking skin, from the optimised Anti-Ageing Resurfacing Care to the bestselling Anti-Imperfection Hydrating Care.
Vichy LiftActiv Derm Source
Hailed as an anti-ageing revelation, this luxurious range from Vichy has remained best-selling since its launch last year. It offers complete anti-wrinkle and firming action for skin with an exclusive concentration of 5% rhamnose, which immediately lifts, smoothes and firms the skin.
The highly pigmented formulations of Vichy Dermablend provide instant and total coverage of even the most severe cutaneous imperfections, leaving perfect looking skin for up to 16 hours. The foundations can be used by those with vitiligo, rosacea, acne, dark circles, pigmentation disorders, post-operation and other scars or burns. Find out more about the range in my blog post here.
Ceralip Lip Repair Cream
Intensely nourishing and protecting, the creamy Ceralip balm has been hailed complete lip restoration in a tube. It has a concentrated level of moisturising ingredients, and is alcohol, oil and paraben free, which is excellent for those prone to irritation. The ultimate lip treatment.
Cicaplast Skin Recovery Accelerator
Every household should have some Cicaplast! The multi-purpose skin reconstructor works to restore and moisturise damaged skin by acting as a protective insulator. Anti-bacterial agents plus a mineral complex of copper, zinc and manganese stimulate the production of new cells to encourage quicker healing. Now also available in a moisturising balm format with added emollients: the Cicaplast Baume B5.
D-Pigment Dark Spot Lightener
Hyperpigmentation affects men and women of all ages, and it can be particularly distressing when it occurs on the face. This range from Eau thermal Avène targets the effects of melasma, sola rlentigines and dark patches with powerful antioxidants to protect the skin cells from free radicals as well as melanyde to slow down the ptoduction of melanin and Retinaldehyde to help eliminate excess menalin in the skin.
Skin Recovery Cream
Formulated with plant-derived squalane (the natural equivalent of sebum), Eau Thermale Avène Skin Recovery Cream works to protect the skin against external stress factors, by strengthening the hydro-lipidic film on the skin’s surface. The soothing formula provides effective and long-lasting protection. It is quickly absorbed and calms the skin from the very first application, leaving skin feeling moisturised and repaired. Suitable for normal to combination skin.
Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse Multi-Usage Dry Oil Spray
Coveted by top models and hailed by women’s magazines around the world, this unique dry oil nourishes, moisturizes, and regenerates the skin. Instantly absorbed, this complex of fine oils and vitamin E soothes, calms, and protects face, body, and hair, leaving them supple and satin-smooth.
Nuxe Rêve de Miel Honey Lip Balm
A beauty must-have thanks to its complete caring formula for all the family. Free of preservatives, mineral oils and artificial fragrance, it is suitable for even the most fragile skin, sores and even on light burns thanks to intense soothing action
Exomega Emolient Cream with Oat Milk & Omega
The Exomega Emolient Cream is bonafide cult product with a massive following. Specially created to soothe the reactive and sensitive skin of babies, children and adults alike, the intensive moisturiser infuses skin with an incredible level of moisture and rebuilds the cutaneous barrier, making even atopic skin feel supple again.
Epitheliale A.H Repairing Cream
This targeted treatment regenerated dry skin that has been left damaged and rough. The comforting, compensating formula envelops the complexion in rich active ingredients including intensely moisturising hyaluronic acid and rhealba oat extract, which protects skin against further damage.
Oatmilk Gentle Dry Shampoo
The Klorane Oatmilk Gentle Dry Shampoo isn’t just any dry shampoo – this award winning wonder formula works to soften and condition your hair while absorbing all that excess oil. It’s great for adding gentle volume without overloading the hair, and it eliminates odours in a flash.
Silver Highlights with Centaurea Extract
This product is adored by our customers for giving their light-coloured hair a real boost. Made up of French Centaury chosen specifically for its blue tint, it counteracts the brassy warmness that affects white hair over time. Dull hair is made luminous, the colour becomes more vibrant, and hair is soft and smooth.
RF 80 Hair Regrowth Phials
This hardworking product slows down hair loss and promotes natural hair growth by improving the two factors responsible for reactional hair loss: nutrition and vascular care. Packed full of active ingredients, it works by increasing blood vessel growth, strengthening existing hair and stimulating the scalp.
Complexe 5 Essential Treatment
Made up of stimulating essential oils and tonifying ingredients, this reawakening treatment for the hair and scalp works to tone, cleanse and strengthen. Massage in to encourage microcirculation, and leave the treatment in to let it get to work. It has the added bonus of increasing the effectiveness of your other treatment products, too.
This wonder cream has long been a go-to staple product for those who suffer with atopic dermatitis and ichthyosis. The emollient, compensating formula works to intensely moisturise the skin, and then locks all of that moisture in. It’s comfortable, non-greasy and surprisingly lightweight, and it’s a must for those with dryness.
Discover all of the brands right here at Escentual.com/french