What is this skin barrier method about? Let's find out what it is about!
Boosters? Makeup remover, cleansing gel, toner, serum, moisturizer, just reading the number of cosmetics that are involved in the daily skincare routine is exhausting, and now, as if that were not enough, a new member has been added to the list: the booster.
What is the booster?
It is a concentrate that enhances the skin's barrier function. The objective is to strengthen the skin's natural defenses and protect it against the environment, toxins, and irritants.
It is a healthy skin barrier that delays aging since it neutralizes the action of free radicals and maintains hydration. Of all the existing cosmetic products, the booster is the one with the highest concentration of active ingredients, so it is only necessary to place one or two drops to see results.
The booster improves skin health
That does not mean that they replace another class of cosmetics, since they all have different objectives. The serum targets specificities such as fine lines, redness, or pigmentation, while the booster improves the overall health of the skin's surface and is suitable for all ages and skin types.
When is the booster applied?
Generally, they are recommended to be applied after toning, as they also condition the skin and prepare it to better receive the treatments that follow. However, not all of them are to be used alone, some brands indicate to mix one or two drops of the booster with the serum or cream. Also, there are some for daily use and also others that work as shock or shock cure.