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LA MER THE TREATMENT LOTIONWhen you hear the term “lotion” in regards to cosmetics – most of us automatically think of a fluid moisturizer. In fact, “lotion” (or essence) can also mean a semi-toning step (although its decidedly not a toner) – a mysterious 3rd step preceding moisturizer. The concept has been long used in Asia to essentially flood the skin with moisture – which allows following treatments to be more effective.

Its no secret that La Mer products are some of the most luxurious in the world – and using the substantial original cream means saying au revoir to dry skin. Introducing The Treatment Lotion ($125) into my routine proved no exception to La Mer’s lasting reputation. Truthfully, I almost didn’t want to put anything on top of this smoothing, fluid elixir – skin is instantly calmer, softer and prettier in general.

Do you need another step? After I turned 40, my skin has been significantly more dry and sensitive on top of still being oily with slight breakouts. By pressing this lightweight syrup-like lotion into my skin after cleansing and toning – I no longer felt the need to use heavier creams and my serums absorbed easily and glided over my skin. So while this added an extra minute to my PM routine – the results were well worth it.

MONSTER TIPS (ARTIST TIPS): If you start to look dull or dry by mid-afternoon, take a small amount of lotion in your hands and press over sad-looking areas for instantly happier skin. I even use my fingertips to freshen under my eye area.

Other Lotions & Essences: SK-II Facial Treatment Essence ($100-$275), Estee Lauder Nutritious Energy Lotion ($50), Fresh Creme Ancienne Infusion Treatment Toner ($90), The Face Shop Chia Seed Watery Lotion ($25).

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LA MER THE TREATMENT LOTION INGREDIENTS: DECLUSTERED WATER (+)\AQUA\EAU DE-STRUCTUREE (+) [] DECLUSTERED WATER (-)\AQUA\EAU DE-STRUCTUREE (-) , ALGAE (SEAWEED) EXTRACT , GLYCERIN , METHYL GLUCETH-20 , BIS-PEG-18 METHYL ETHER DIMETHYL SILANE , YEAST EXTRACT\FAEX\EXTRAIT DE LEVURE , SUCROSE , GLYCERETH-26 , SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL , MEDICAGO SATIVA (ALFALFA) SEED POWDER , HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEEDCAKE , PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) SEED MEAL , EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (EUCALYPTUS) LEAF OIL , SODIUM GLUCONATE , COPPER GLUCONATE , CALCIUM GLUCONATE , MAGNESIUM GLUCONATE , ZINC GLUCONATE , TOCOPHERYL SUCCINATE , NIACIN , SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED POWDER , CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA (LIME) PEEL EXTRACT , GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) SEED EXTRACT , LAMINARIA DIGITATA EXTRACT , PALMARIA PALMATA EXTRACT , CODIUM TOMENTOSUM EXTRACT , LAMINARIA SACCHARINA EXTRACT , SEA SALT\MARIS SAL\SEL MARIN , PLANKTON EXTRACT , CAFFEINE , POLYQUATERNIUM-51 , LECITHIN , BUTYLENE GLYCOL , DIPOTASSIUM GLYCYRRHIZATE , GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) PROTEIN , TOURMALINE , ACETYL HEXAPEPTIDE-8 , GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS , PEG-8 , SODIUM HYALURONATE , ALCALIGENES POLYSACCHARIDES , SODIUM PCA , UREA , PPG-5-CETETH-20 , JOJOBA WAX PEG-120 ESTERS , POLYSORBATE 20 , HEXYLENE GLYCOL , PENTYLENE GLYCOL , POTASSIUM SORBATE , TREHALOSE , CAPRYLYL GLYCOL , HYDROXYPROPYL CYCLODEXTRIN , FRAGRANCE (PARFUM) , DISODIUM EDTA , LIMONENE , GERANIOL , LINALOOL , HYDROXYCITRONELLAL , CITRONELLOL , PHENOXYETHANOL <ILN40420>
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