AWE Cosmeceuticals

For Your Skin Type

  • Ayurvedic Seasonal Skincare - SUMMER

    Check out these AWE Cosmeceuticals suitable for summer! View Post
  • Skin physiology

    The skin is the largest organ of the body and as such requires nourishment and care. At AWE Cosmeceuticals™ we recognise that everyone's skin is unique. Individual skin chemistry has an impact on the effect a skin care product will produce. Your skin is made up of two main layers, the epiderm... View Post
  • Acne Skin Care

    Acne is a skin condition which is a disorder of the pilosebaceous unit, known more commonly as the hair follicle and sebaceous gland. Acne is therefore often present in areas with a high concentration of sebaceous glands such as the face, chest and back. Acne is caused by a number of internal fa... View Post
  • Pigmentation Skin Care

    Pigmentation, unlike a tan, results in areas of skin discolouration, such as freckles, solar lentigines (known most commonly as ‘age spots’) and melasma or hormonally related pigmentations (sometimes referred to as ‘pregnancy mask’). Pigmentation is the result of melanin production in our skin. ... View Post
  • Rosacea Skin Care

    Rosacea is a chronic skin condition characterised by redness (erythema), visible capillaries (talangiectasia) and in some cases inflamed papules and pustules. As it occurs predominantly on the centre of the face the sufferer often finds the condition a source of discomfort and embarrassment. ... View Post
  • Ageing & Skin Care

    A number of internal and external factors contribute to the visible signs of ageing of our skin. The widely accepted theory of the skin ageing process is that Free radicals or Oxidative stress produce abnormal cells. These alter the DNA eventually causing cellular demise. Over time the texture ... View Post
  • Sun damaged Skin Care

    UVA and UVB rays irradiate the skin resulting in numerous free radicals and inflammatory responses. Our skin has a clever system of protecting us from these harmful rays via a complex process of melanin production. Even so, irradiation breaks down the collagen and elastin fibres which are vital ... View Post
  • Skin Care Glossary

    Collagen Collagen is the major protein found in the skin. It is tough and fibrous, it is the primary constituent in collagenous connective tissue. Collagen is produced by fibroblasts (specialised cell).  Unlike elastin, collagen is not intended to stretch, it provides the skin with tensile streng... View Post

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