vivite-skin-care.jpg From the makers of Botox & Juvederm, comes a new range of products under the name of Vivite. Allergan is coming out with Vivite skin care line. However, physicians are of the opinion that this products has more or less the same components as other anti-aging creams available in the market. These new nonprescription line of face cleansers and creams are being marketed as an anti-aging product. A clinical study has proved the efficacy of Vivite.

Highlights of Vivite
a. There are 5 products in this line.
b. They are Vivite Exfoliating Facial Cleanser, Vivite Daily Antioxidant Facial Serum, Vivite Night Renewal Facial Cream, Vivite Revitalizing Eye Cream and Vivite Daily Cleanser.
c. This product is basically a combination of an antioxidant cocktail and glycolic acid.
d. This product reduces fine lines and wrinkles.
e. It stimulates collagen regeneration and makes the skin firm.
f. It repairs photo-damaged skin in just 3 weeks.
g. It contains 20 per cent glycolic acid and peptides, which helps in exfoliating the top layer of the skin.
h. It also contains natural anti-oxidants, which hydrates the skin, reduces redness and pigmentation.
i. It improves the texture of the skin and makes it radiant.
j. It is available in doctors' offices.

Highlights of the clinical study
a. This study was conducted on women between the ages of 5 and 55.
b. All the participants had mild to moderate photo-damage.
c. All the participants followed the study regimen for weeks.
d. At the end of 3 weeks, it was seen that there was a 22 per cent reduction in fine lines and wrinkles, 36 per cent increase in the skin's moisture content, 54 per cent improvement in skin smoothness and a 65 per cent decrease in skin dryness.

Disadvantage
It does not offer any protection from the sun.

Cost
$50
$ 275 for all 5 products