Transport Systems: Why They Matter

Sure, we know that extracts and vitamins and other ingredients are great for the skin, but how do they actually get into the epidermis to do their work? They need a transport system to get through the stratum corneum (which is designed to keep things out) and into the epidermis. 

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Abby Chandler
Extended Corneotherapy – What’s Kiwi Have To Do With It?

Healing the lipid barrier is only the first step in the larger dermaviduals® strategy for comprehensive, holistic skin care. An intact, functioning lipid barrier protects against dehydration, irritants, free radicals, radiation, and germs and allergens. But what about skin conditions like acne and rosacea, and future problems? 

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Brett Turner
What is Corneotherapy? It’s All About The Lipid Barrier

The key to healthy, beautiful skin lies in the lipid barrier. In the past, doctors and researchers believed that the Stratum Corneum, our outermost layer of the epidermis, was just a layer of dead cells waiting to be sloughed away. But in the 1960s, Professor A. Kligman and his partners discovered that the Stratum Corneum, and the lipid barrier that keeps it intact like mortar in a brick wall, played a much bigger role in the health of our skin. 

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Brett Turner