A dull complexion, dark circles and seemingly deeper lines can all develop on your skin when you’ve had less than those optimum 8 hours of sleep, no matter how religiously you stick to your skincare routines.
Your skin follows natural circadian rhythms, creating waves of activity which trigger cells to perform important processes at specific times of the day, with skin renewal being boosted during the night. The timing of these processes is vital for skin balance, health and, ultimately, achieving that elusive glow that we’re all aiming for.
However, it’s a fact of modern life that our circadian rhythms don’t always stay perfectly on track. The harsh environment, rising pollution levels, UV rays, disruptive sleep patterns and late-night screen time (yes, we’re talking about those bedside scrolling sessions) can all have an effect on your circadian rhythm, causing it to become out of sync. As a result, you’re likely to wake up with a complexion that looks tired.
So, what’s the answer? Cue Peptide 24/7: the latest skin-balancing collection from ELEMIS.
This pioneering collection cleverly kicks your complexion back into sync. Combining skin-synchronising Peptide4 technology with ELEMIS’ world-exclusive plant oils, Birch Sap and nutrient-dense Peat, this powerful trio of products helps to visibly restore, replenish and renew the appearance of tired-looking skin through the 24hr cycle.
“It doesn’t take much to disrupt our natural circadian rhythms; travel, lack of sleep and modern living can easily throw us out of sync. 20% of skin cell structure is determined by our miraculous body clocks, and so we created our Peptide 24/7 range to support the skin’s natural processes, around-the-clock.” explains Noella Gabriel, Co-Founder and creator of ELEMIS Therapies.
1. Supercharge your beauty sleep.
Your perfect anti-tiredness routine begins before you hit the pillow. The debut product in the 24/7 family, Peptide4 Night Recovery Cream-Oil is designed to help support your skin’s internal clock, helping to support natural surface cell renewal whilst you catch up on rest.
2. Boost with a mask.
When you’ve had an especially draining week or a hot, sleepless night, your skin may benefit from a little extra boost come morning. Enter the new ELEMIS Peptide4 Thousand Flower Mask.
3. Revitalise tired eyes.
We all know the feeling of that 3pm slump, but what you might not realise is that your skin feels it too. If you’ve been dashing through a polluted city, or simply staring at a computer screen for the best part of the day, the draining effects can show in the delicate skin around your eyes.
So there you have it – the secret to in-sync skin is as easy as 1, 2, 3…