First there was the C E Ferulic antioxidant serum that was hyped up and talked about all over the blogosphere. It was featured in almost every magazine and the promises it made seemed kind of impossible. It was through researching the Ferulic that I got introduced to Skinceuticals as a brand even though ultimately I decided against investing in that particular treatment.
When they followed with the release of Phloretin C F I took a closer look but this time I couldn't resist the chance to transform my complexion with just a few drops each day. My naivety apparently has no limit.
What is it;
The Science Behind It;
Derived from the bark of apple trees, phloretin is a broad-spectrum molecule newly identified for its antioxidant properties and studied for use as a pigment-regulating and penetration-enhancing agent. It also displays a wide range of bioactivity such as anti-cancer, anti-fungal, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory properties.