Jan Marini struggled with acne well into adulthood. She’s tried product after product, but nothing has worked as well as the items she’s created during her decades leading her own eponymous skincare line. She swears by her formulas and knows she thanks them for her now clear skin.
“I failed Accutane twice, and now I don’t break out,” Marini explained at a press event. “You can’t see my pores. My skin is still completely clear, still flawless. But if I didn’t do what I do every day, every day, I guarantee you in a few days, a week at the most, I would be breaking out. So what I was able to do was manage my acne 100 percent.”
In addition to preventing pimples, her routine helps reduce the signs of aging.
“I was a big sunbather as a teenager and until I was around 24,” says Marini. “I turned 70 in December, so I’m still very concerned about wanting to maintain and avoid fine lines and wrinkles.”
Marini meticulously takes care of her face, neck and décolleté every day using an impressive arsenal of Jan Marini Skin Research products. The biggest star of her routine is one that treats both aging and acne at the same time: the Jan Marini Age Intervention Duality ($100).
It is a double chamber night cream that allows you to combine an anti-acne cream with an anti-aging cream. The blend contains benzoyl peroxide, which eliminates acne-causing bacteria, as well as all-trans retinol, which accelerates cell turnover, preventing the build-up of dead skin that can contribute to acne while alleviating the symptoms. wrinkles and fine lines. It’s also made with antioxidant-rich green tea extract, which helps reduce inflammation that can contribute to acne while repairing skin from environmental damage. Antioxidant-rich chrysin, anti-aging peptides, skin-softening N-hydroxysuccinimide, anti-inflammatory alpha-bisabolol, and hydrating hyaluronic acid also help make this cream great.
Of course, Marini isn’t the only one who loves duality. A Dermstore reviewer wrote “This is the only product that has helped my hormonal acne. I’ve been using it for about a year now and my skin has never looked better! Definitely a must have for others who suffer from acne. moderate to severe acne.
Marini doesn’t mess around when it comes to the concentrations of active skincare ingredients in its products, so you may find it a bit irritating at first. Incorporate it into your routine, perhaps starting every other day or every third day, and increase it as you tolerate it. But once you get there, you can fight acne and signs of aging with just one daily application.
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