Product of the Month: Peter Thomas Roth Neuroliquid Volufill Youth Serum

This serum is a sell-out on both e-tailers and has waiting lists at time of writing, despite its high price. 

Peter Thomas Roth Neuroliquid Volufill Youth Serum, €101.50 @ www.cultbeauty.co.uk , www.beautybay.com 

Looking past the buzz-y title (“neuro” is an especially strange choice for a skincare product and the only means of filling one’s wrinkle at home are silicone-rich primers or serums, of which this is neither). This is an excellent moisturising, reparative, and temporarily-plumping product for normal or dry skin.

The formula contains large amounts of several water-binding amino acids which, despite the serum’s watery texture, make skin feel instantly softer and more refreshed.

Similarly substantial amounts of proven antioxidants work to prevent free radical and UV damage.

The ingredients list contains no non-fatty alcohols, fragrance, or fragrant plant extracts to irritate sensitive types. There are a couple of anti-inflammatory, soothing substance like soy and hyaluronic acid, which rosacea sufferers should appreciate.

Four added peptides support healthy collagen development.

The brand literature on Neuroliquid Volufill Youth includes stellar test results that ofter crop up in press coverage (“93.8% saw immediate reduction in the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles”), though it is always wise to take company-sponsored research with a salt lick.

Overall, however, this is a better buy than many popular serums retailing around the same price. If luxury skincare is your bag, you’ll be pleased you made this your autumn antioxidant boost.


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