Illumaneau Review: Does it Work?
Wrinkles, fine lines, dark spots and acne marks. Panic is understandable at the sight of these signs of skin aging. We tend to forget that these are, in a way, battle marks which our skin has endured over the years. Your aging skin is not simply a sign of your body processes slowing down. All those fine lines and wrinkles are memories stamped on your face for all those times when you did not put on your sunscreen, frowned, smiled, been rough to your skin — believe it or not, your skin remembers all of it.
It’s good to note that while previously, skincare was heavily brand-based, the central focus now is on what they’re made of. If you’ve been hanging on to your favorite brand for the sake of the brand therefore, maybe it’s time you also followed suit and studied the labels. Can your wrinkle product deliver on its promises?
Product Description, Manufacturer’s Information, and Price Details
In the huge pile of wrinkle creams in the market, Illumaneau makes a modest claim compared to its counterparts. All this product claims to do is to help make your wrinkles and fine lines appear less noticeable, in effect giving you a smoother, more flawless complexion with long-term, regular use.
On the other hand, wrinkles are not quite easily tamed. A combination of complex factors come into play which causes your skin to age, that include your genes, your lifestyle and your body’s natural aging process. Illumaneau picks up on the last factor mentioned and focuses on addressing the faster rate of skin cell regeneration vis-a-vis the slower rate of skin cell turnover. It claims it does so by boosting your skin’s moisture levels and significantly introducing peptides to your skin.
Illumaneau is available for $86.97, an expensive price to pay when compared with its drugstore counterparts which cost just around $20 on the average. If you’re bent on trying out this product, consider signing up for a $4.99 14-day free trial offer instead but, read the terms and conditions carefully and make sure you agree before you click “order”.
- Solvent: Purified Water, Isopropyl Myristate
- Moisturizers / Skin Conditioners / Emollients: Glycerin, Stearyl Alcohol, Cetearyl Alcohol, Dimethicone, Ceteareth 20, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Ceramide3, Ceramide6II, Ceramide1,Phytosphingosine, Cholesterol, Sodium Lauroyl Lactylate, Xanthan Gum, Sodium Hyaluronate, Cyclopentasiloxane, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7, Lactamide MEA
- Vitamins / Antioxidants / Plant extracts: Tocopherol Acetate, Retinol Palmitate (Vitamin A Palmitate), Rosemary Extract, Balm Mint Extract
- Stabilizers / Texturizers: Carbomer, Triethanolamine, Disodium EDTA Polysorbate 20
- Preservatives: Phenoxyethanol, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate
- Additives: Fragrance
Cleanse and tone. Apply Illumaneau up to twice daily for best results.
Pros & Cons
Illumaneau does not blow up benefits that can be expected from this product and sticks to tackling wrinkles only. However, in a largely ingredient-based skincare market, Illumaneau fails to provide a clear explanation of how its ingredients are superior over others.
The principle in choosing personal care products is quite simple. If it fits you, it’ll work — that’s why they’re personal. The same principle should hold for when you decide to purchase this product or not.
As we age the composition, texture and appearance of our skin changes. Signs of skin aging include wrinkles, fine lines, loss of moisture, uneven tone, and dull, tired-looking skin. There are countless anti-wrinkle creams on the market promising to make skin look and feel younger. Many anti-wrinkle creams promise everything short of a facelift or to provide the much sought after "fountain of youth". In reality most are just moisturizers marketed as anti-aging products.
Below you’ll find some of the most effective wrinkle serum/cream formulations on the market today, in our opinion.