We have all (with the exception of the lucky few) experienced facial acne at some point in our lives. Along with facial acne come self-esteem issues that made us feel unconfident in our own skin, hence the desire to undergo cosmetic surgery or laser surgery or even throw away loads of. makeup in an effort to look pretty pretty by society’s beauty standards. Using makeup is fine, but the result of using the wrong products on sensitive skin could lead to even more breakouts due to clogged pores. Well here is a permanent solution to your acne problems!
Introducing the new Mentholatum skin care line for acne prone and oily skin – Mentholatum Acnes! Just a few basics, Mentholatum Acnes is Japan’s # 1 complex skincare and was developed from Rohto-Pharmaceutical, a global pharmaceutical company with a rich history and heritage in developing skin care products with over 120 years of experience in pharmaceutical technology. Their goal is to help their consumers achieve visibly clear, healthy-looking skin through their extensive line of products containing naturally sourced ingredients. Thus, effectively treating acne and problematic oily skin while providing gentle skin care.
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Still not convinced? Well, according to a survey conducted by Mentholatum, 72% of their respondents experienced an improvement in their skin condition just after 30 days of using Mentholatum Acnes. Additionally, 3 in 4 said their skin condition improved just after 7 days giving them more confidence. Isn’t that amazing?
Now dive into their wide range of products! The new Mentholatum Acnes range consists of Mentholatum Acnes Creamy Wash, Acnes Powder Lotion, Acnes Oil-Control Moisturiser, as well as Acnes Anti-Acne Spot Gel for spot treatment. These products contain more than 95% pure extract of Centella Asiatica from Madagascar as the main constituent. Centella Asiatica, an herbaceous plant, effectively helps soothe the skin and aid in the recovery of blemishes.
The product details are as follows:
Mentholatum Acnes Creamy Cleanser (100g)
This soap-free cleansing formula is made from amino acids and is close to the skin’s natural pH level. This would lead to a gentle but effective cleansing which is ideal for sensitive acne-prone skin. For added effectiveness, salicylic acid (BHA) has also been used in the formula to help unclog pores and fight acne. Avocado extract, consists of antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties that calm the skin and at the same time remove sebum for longer lasting sebum control. So you can finally say goodbye to oily skin. You can also find vitamin C and E antioxidants that help soothe and brighten dull skin. They also help lighten acne marks and strengthen the skin barrier.
Price: 19.90 RM
Mentholatum Acnes Powder Lotion (150ml)
This powder lotion contains a sebum-balancing and oil-controlling formula that helps remove dead skin cells and fight blemishes by penetrating deep into the pores. An oil-absorbing mineral powder has also been added to help absorb excess oil and tighten pores for smoother looking skin. Now, with all the oil gone, wouldn’t your skin become dry and scaly? Well, to avoid excessive dryness, aLoe vera extract has been added for its moisturizing properties, as well as for long lasting freshness. Acting similarly to Creamy Wash, the powdered lotion contains Vitamin C to help lighten dull skin, brighten acne marks and strengthen the skin barrier.
Price: 19.90 RM
Mentholatum Acnes Anti-Oil Moisturizer (45g)
A perfect combination of apple, aloe vera, seaweed and chamomile extracts, this moisturizer aims to keep skin soft and hydrated. Apple extract works well with salicylic acid for a gentle exfoliation while bitter cherry extract is said to help improve skin elasticity, leaving skin plump and youthful.
Mentholatum Acnes Anti-Dark Spot Anti-Acne Gel (18g)
Spot treatments are extremely popular among busy people because of their rapid effectiveness. But what if the pimple doesn’t pop? Now the Mentholatum spot contains 2% sulfur that effectively treats stubborn acne. That, added to salicylic acid, is said to help reduce excess oil, remove dead skin cells, unclog pores, and prevent acne breakouts. Vitamin E and licorice have also been added to soothe and calm irritated acne spots.
How to use the Mentholatum Acnes range?
With the number of products in this line, it can seem overwhelming and confusing to many. So here is a step by step guide on how to use this product line for the best results:
- Cleanse the skin by squeezing a amount of Mentholatum Acnes Creamy Wash on damp palms, lather with water and massage gently.
- Rinse thoroughly with water.
- After cleansing, pat Mentholatum Acnes powder lotion on the skin with cotton pads or just on your palms (please make sure your palms are clean).
- Shake the bottle before each use to mix the mineral powder and the solution.
- Apply Oil-Control Mentholatum Acnes Moisturizer evenly on the skin and massage gently until it is completely absorbed by the skin.
- Repeat using these 3 products in your daily skincare routine day and night.
- For localized treatment, it is recommended to be used topically 2-3 times a day on the affected areas. It can be used before applying makeup.
Where to buy it?
Mentholatum Acnes Creamy Cleanser, Powder Lotion, Anti-Oil Moisturizer and Anti-Acne Spot Gel are available on Watsons and various online platforms. Get your set of products now to start your acne skin care journey.