Written by: Blaise Geyer PA-C
After cleansing, exfoliating and toning your skin, the stage is now set for your skin to drink up the next products in your regimen. So let’s make it count! Instead of reaching for the drug store brand moisturizer or even a Sephora or Ulta product, turn to something that has been extensively researched and shown to make your skin look and act more like its younger self. This product, like your medical grade GSR (getting skin ready) products, will allow your other products to work more effectively.
SkinMedica TNS Advanced+ Serum
Growth factors are natural substances that play an essential role in skin health and maintain skin firmness and elasticity. When skin becomes damaged due to sun exposure and age, these growth factors are required to maintain itself; unfortunately, cells in aging skin make less growth factors than those in youthful skin. So products that contain high, stable concentrations of growth factors are an excellent way to rewind time!
TNS Advanced+ is SkinMedica’s new and improved growth factor formulation. Like its predecessors- the original TNS Repair Complex and TNS Essential Serum, TNS Advanced+ contains a blend of growth factors and other cellular proteins derived from neonatal fibroblasts; however, the advanced culture technique used for this product results in a blend of >450 proteins vs the original 380. More growth factors = better results!
This dual chamber product also includes botanicals, marine extracts and peptides in the 2nd chamber to speed up and improve the efficacy of the growth factor. This means you can see results in as little as 2 weeks! This product works great for coarse lines and wrinkles, skin tone and texture, and skin laxity and sagging. It is also an excellent “prejuvenation” product to