Good things really do take time. Waterlily’s exclusive new ‘Intensive Hand Therapy’ by SPACEUTICALS is two years in the making and is an opulent textured hand and nail treatment, paying homage to one of the most beautiful parts of us: our hands.
This ritual of self-care, that moment of nourishing the hands that care and create, features nutrient-rich multi-functional actives. It is the ultimate repair ritual to deeply rejuvenate and restore hands, nails and cuticles. An intensive 10% complex of next-gen vitamins A, C, E, B3 and B5 laden with molten nut butters and exotic fruits, berries and botanicals.
This emulsion is intensified with advanced cosmeceuticals; lashings of collagen inducting resveratrol and skin smoothing hyaluronic acid for a deeply replenishing and revitalising hand treatment. Finished with aromatic essential oils of rose absolute, vanilla bean, yang ylang and peru balsam this luxurious skin therapy is a must have daily ritual that infuses effortlessly for beautiful hands and nails.
“When it comes to creating a new skincare treatment or ritual there is so much to consider. Each carefully deliberated ingredient, from the botanical actives, corrective cosmeceuticals, aromatic essential oils and omega rich cold pressed plant oils is a meticulous decision that is gently massaged into conception by research, time and testing” explains Michelle Reeve, Waterlily Founder and Formulator.
How it was imagined…
The evolution of the treatment honours hard working hands by marrying a rich vitamin complex of next generation cosmeceuticals, vitamins, resveratrol and exquisite botanicals with heavenly aromaceutical essential oils. The formula is a rich and creamy emulsion yet infuses effortlessly into the skin to leave a hydrated but matte finish.
Let’s take a closer look at the hero actives in this long awaited formulation…
Vitamin A – Granactive Retinoid
A novel new anti-ageing retinol without the sensitivity to deliver remedial results for fine lines, wrinkles, skin elasticity and firmness. It effortlessly evens age spots and skin tone, improves skin imperfections and brighten skin luminosity.
Vitamins B3 – Niacinamide
The ultimate skin perfecting vitamin that also targets skin tone, luminosity and pigmentation while soothing inflammation and irritation. Boosted hydration smooths skin texture evening fine lines and crepiness for soft and supple skin.
Vitamin B5 – D-Panthenol
An effective salve for hands and nails to lock in moisture and boost hydration. Panthenol is perfect for soothing skin while boosting skin healing and repair capabilities.
Amitose 3GA – Vitamin C
Chosen for its antioxidant, brightening and protective properties, this highly stable form of active vitamin C binds L-Ascorbic Acid with glycerin. It acts as a powerful antioxidant to age-proof skin while refining tone, clarifying the complexion, boosting collagen production, brightening luminosity to address age spots, pigmentation increasing hydration and activating healing and repair.
Vitamin E – Natural Tocopherol
A potent antioxidant acts as a natural urban shield to protect the skin against oxidative stress, photo-ageing and environmental pollutants while delivering superior healing, repair and hydration.
A powerful plant based antioxidant that not only promotes collagen induction but protects collagen degradation, while brightening skin luminosity and smoothing lines and wrinkles for the ultimate complexion.
A deeply hydrating active with the ability to hold 1,000 times its own weight in water. A moisture locking skin drink to keep skin soft, supple while restoring elasticity to smooth fine lines and wrinkles.
“Eating Beauty” is realised with food-grade freeze-dried concentrates of strawberry and guava infused with active botanicals of liquorice, pomegranate, rose absolute, almond, apricots, geranium leaf, calendula blended into a superfood skin smoothie finished with molten nut butters of mango seed, shea and cocoa butters to provide an intense nutritionally dense superfood drink for the skin.