What’s Trending in Skin Care? October 2021

Each month, Dermatology Times® features a roundup of products trending in skin care. Click here to find out what products are trending for the month of October.

Cleanse Glycolic Gel |The A Method by Tina Alster MD

From Dermatology Times®’ editorial advisory board member, Tina Alster, MD, comes the Cleanse Glycolic Gel. It is a daily wash to clean the skin. Keeping pores clear of cellular debris and refining skin texture primes skin for enhanced benefits of a regular skincare program. It features an exfoliating blend of glycolic, lactic and salicylic acid along with ivy extract. The Cleanse Glycolic Gel delivers retexturizing benefits and smoother looking skin.


HydraFlora | HydroPeptide

This probiotic toner essence soothes and tones the face by using pre- and pro-biotics to balance out the microflora on the skin's surface to give it a glow. It features key ingredients like coconut water, blue agave, and cactus flower along with brassica concentrate plus actiphyte complex.


Tolerance Control Soothing Skin Recovery Cream | Avena

This lightweight cream helps restore skin's barrier while soothing visible redness, tightness, and over-heating. It contains postbiotics to calm sensations of skin discomfort and the sterile packaging allows formula to be preservative-free. Key ingredients include D-Sensinose (a postbiotic) and Avene Thermal Spring Water while being preservative-, fragrance-, paraben-, mineral oil-, and silicone-free.


Act 4: The Cream | Pietro Simone Skincare

This moisturizer cream contains plankton extract which hydrates, revitalizes, plumps, and protects the skin. The algae extract acts as an antioxidant and phospholipids aid skin cell function. It also has a biotechnological blend of protein, peptides, and amino acids that works to soften the skin and stimulate cell metabolism. The added dermaxyl strengthens, rehydrates, and visibly reduces wrinkles of the skin. Finally, the organic coconut oil, sweet almond oil, and red vine seed soothe and regenerate the skin. Altogether these ingredients revitalize the skin.


Blue Algave Vitamin C Skinclarity Brightening Serum | Algenist

This vitamin c concentrate is used to enhance the brightness and luminosity of the skin with evening the skin tone, smoothing the texture, and improving the signs of photoaging to provide skin clarity. This serum features blue-green algae with antioxidant properties to fight radicals and exclusive alguronic acid to target fine lines and wrinkles. It also has a marine ferment to smooth texture and a triple-action moisturixing complex to maintain moisture levels. All of these ingredients work together to promote radiant, smoothing, plump, and healthy skin.


Green Machine Serum | iNNBeauty Project

This oil/jelly serum for brighter, firmer, smoother looking skin is infused with 15 green superfoods, 250K plant stem cells, vitamin C and more. It acts as both a penetrating serum that penetrates the skin and an oil that nourishes the skin barrier in one step. The base of this formula is 80% aloe with aides in nourishing, soothing, and hydrating the skin.