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Benefits of using face wipes

Benefits of using face wipes

You’re the first to admit it: a skincare routine is vitally important if you want gorgeous healthy skin. But it’s not always easy. Sometimes you’re just too tired after a long day of work. Other times you’re out and about and can’t get to your favorite products. And then there are times when all is well - you just don’t feel like doing a whole routine.

Face wipes.

That’s the simplest solution in all those situations. They are easy to grab for a quick refresh when you’re on the go. And while they definitely don’t replace a proper cleanser, they are great for filling in when you can’t get to your regular products right away.

Fortify face wipes for skin care

 

Are face wipes good for your skin?

It depends. Face wipes are amazing in a pinch. But their effectiveness at cleaning your skin depends on a number of things.

The first thing to consider is what’s on them. Many generic wipes are coated with alcohol that dries the skin. Not good. It also depends on the type of wipe you’re using. Regular cleansing wipes are useful for short-term cleaning, but they are not very effective at removing makeup.

They are perfect for removing sweat and excess grime from your skin, which goes a long way in preventing body acne.

So what’s the verdict? Facial wipes are very convenient, and it’s good to have a few on hand at all times.

Keeping a healthy skin with a skincare routine

 

Fortify+ Cleansing & Protecting Face Wipes

The Fortify+ Cleansing & Protecting Face Wipes are made with premium, all-natural ingredients to keep your skin in the best possible condition. Here’s how you benefit:

1. Cleans & fights germs
The Fortify+ face wipes are very effective at actually cleansing your skin. They are made from quality ingredients like zeolite which is clinically proven to fight off germs. These cleansing wipes also work very well to draw out dirt, oil, and impurities.

2. Moisturizes skin
These wipes feature quality products such as aloe vera and hyaluronic acid which work really well at keeping your skin nice and refreshed.

3. Easy to use
The Fortify+ Cleansing Wipes are great for people on-the-go. Whether you’re traveling or are simply too busy to get to your full beauty routine, these wipes make the perfect filler.

 

Face wipes for skincare

 

Are you ready to take your skin care to the next level? Fortify+ is the future of skincare. With Fortify+, it’s not just about your beauty - we care about your health too. All our products include zeolite, a germ-fighting ingredient that slows the growth of germs and other microorganisms on your skin.

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What is a Face Serum & Why You Need One

What is a Face Serum & Why You Need One

Are you still trying to build your perfect skin care regimen?

You scour the internet to find out what everyone else is doing for their skincare, and you just love trying out new products.

You truly believe that your skincare routine is good enough… but you just want it to be perfect. That’s normal. We all want to look our best at all times. And since the skin is the largest organ on your body, it’s one of the first things people will notice about you.

Healthy skin tips

Acne, hyperpigmentation, fine lines (and wrinkles!), enlarged pores, dryness, oiliness…

There’s just so much to consider.

Thankfully, you have a powerful skincare product at your disposal to fight most, if not all, of those skin issues.


What is a face serum?

Serums are moisturizers on steroids. They have far more active ingredients than regular lotions, and these target specific skin concerns. Popular ingredients in serums include hyaluronic acid, aloe vera, vitamin C, snail mucin and more.

They are of a thinner consistency than regular moisturizers, and are specially formulated to penetrate deeper into the skin.

Do you want to age gracefully?

Then it’s time to make room in your skincare routine for facial serums.

Facial Serum for skin moisturizing and protection

Benefits of face serums

There are many benefits of adding serums into your daily skincare routine. Below is a list of reasons you should get a face serum for your routine.

1. Serums reduce dark spots

Exposure to the sun, acne scarring and aging can cause dark spots or hyperpigmentation to develop on your skin. A serum that contains glycolic acid is best for this condition.

We recommend this moisturizing and protecting face serum.

This serum can be used daily on your face and neck after cleansing, and works well as a makeup base or moisturizer.

2. Serums reduce signs of aging

If you are battling with fine lines and wrinkles, then a good face serum is just what you need. A serum that contains hyaluronic acid penetrates deeply into your skin to fight off fine lines and wrinkles

This premium facial serum hydrates and revives your skin, giving you a youthful appearance.

3. Serums aid in dry skin issues

There’s nothing worse than having dry cracked lips and ashy skin. And shriveled hands do an incredible job at making you look much older than your age.

The aloe vera in this facial serum works very well to keep your skin plump and hydrated.

Fortify+ Facial serum for skincare moisturizing and protection

Face serums with a twist

How would you like a facial serum that cleans your skin as you sleep?

The Fortify+ Moisturizing & Protecting Facial Serum does exactly that. The zeolite-based formula works to fight off bacteria and other microorganisms on your skin, while keeping you nourished and hydrated.

Zeolite, the base component of this serum, has been clinically proven to reduce the growth of bacteria and other microorganisms on the skin over time.

And there you have it. The best kept skin care product on the market. Be sure to stock up on your serum to ensure you’re getting the most out of your skincare.

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Here’s How Fortify+ is Using the Power of Zeolite to Change the Face of Skincare

Here’s How Fortify+ is Using the Power of Zeolite to Change the Face of Skincare

On the surface, it sounds like a fictitious planet from a Marvel comic or something that Superman could have possibly been allergic to. But zeolite is as real as hydrogen or oxygen, and perhaps as important. At least that’s the position of Fortify+, and it’s a position backed by chemists and dermatologists.

Zeolite is a volcanic mineral known for its unique filtering properties. Absorbent on a molecular level, it has a unique array of honeycomb-like cages that attract pollutants by ion exchange. This accounts for its strong antimicrobial properties, which have been clinically proven to slow and reduce the growth of microorganisms and bacteria for extended periods of time.

Natural Skincare

All this makes zeolite a great choice as a component for skincare solutions. And it’s a real game-changer too. Unlike alcohol - a main ingredient in most traditional skincare products – zeolite is gentle on the skin and doesn’t cause irritation. And it still manages to cleanse and protect the skin as effectively – if not more so – than alcohol.

With extensive insight into the benefits of zeolite and how that could be applied to skincare, Fortify+ set out to create a skincare line that would address the evolving needs of our new normal.

Modern lifestyle challenges require modern solutions and skincare is no different. Now more than ever, there is a need for skincare products that provide an extra layer of protection while cleansing the skin without drying it out.

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Fortify has answered the call with a skincare line that harnesses the power of zeolite to fight threats from germs, bacteria, and microorganisms in the environment. But the products don’t just stop there. They also nourish and hydrate skin, thanks to additional ingredients like hyaluronic acid, known for its ability to moisturize, improve skin tone, and reduce the appearance of dark spots, and aloe vera, with its universally celebrated skin-soothing properties.

Bacteria-fighting skincare is not just a buzz phrase. It’s a necessity as airborne pathogens continue to change the way we work and play. The face is where many illnesses and viruses enter the body, but it’s also very delicate, so it’s definitely not a place where abrasive antibacterial ingredients such as alcohol should be used.

Thankfully, the solutions from Fortify+ will provide much-needed protection and relief without throwing off the skin’s balance. And since all products are natural, non-toxic, and vegan, they’re perfect for all skin types. Which is good news for anyone looking for that added layer of protection from their skincare solution, thanks to the power of zeolite.

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Healthy Skincare Trends for 2021

Healthy Skincare Trends for 2021

Discover the healthy skincare trends for 2021

New year, new you! That’s the mantra for most people at the start of each new year. It’s a time where we reflect on our progress from the previous year and start looking for ways to improve our lives in the new year. A major focus for many people at this time of year is skincare.

Everyone wants to achieve their best skin ever, and that’s a good thing. Your appearance really does matter. Life as we knew it changed completely in 2020, and we’ve had to adjust every part of our lives to keep up with the changes. Your skincare routine is no different.

It’s vital to ensure that your skincare routine is addressing your current skincare needs. Here are some of the top healthy skincare trends to look out for in 2021:

  1. Skinimalism

Life seems to get crazier and more stressful by the day. The stress of life coupled with an increasing concern for the health of the overall environment is leading more people to opt for simpler, more natural skincare options. These include clean beauty products that are cruelty free, and made from safe, natural ingredients.

  1. Skin barrier repair

COVID-19 has caused us all to start wearing face masks, washing our hands and using alcohol-based sanitizers more regularly. The excessive skin cleansing and the wearing of face masks has caused many people to develop sensitive skin issues. As a result, more people are looking for ways to protect and repair their skin barrier - the uppermost layer of skin that holds in moisture and keeps out irritants.

Skin repair proteins like collagen, and hydrating heavyweights like hyaluronic acid really help to strengthen your skin’s barrier. So you’ll see an increase in demand for moisturizers and other products containing these ingredients.

  1. Microorganism and germ protection

The year 2020 was a wild one, to say the least. And the effects of that year have extended into 2021 and for the foreseeable future. With the spread of the virus, skincare has largely shifted to focus on fighting microorganisms and germs. And we’re not talking about mere hand soaps and sanitizers here. People are looking for antibacterial products, from cleansers to moisturizers and serums.

Fortify Protecting Facial Mist


Zeolite Bacteria-Fighting Skincare

Beauty ingredients like zeolite are now more prominently featured in the skincare spotlight as a result of COVID-19. Zeolite is a natural mineral with unique antibacterial and antimicrobial properties. It slows the growth of unhealthy microorganisms, and is far gentler on the skin than mainstream ingredients like alcohol.

These are some of the skincare trends you’ll definitely be hearing about this year, and with good reason. In response to the growing demand for natural, bacteria-fighting skincare that protects and nourishes the skin, Fortify+ developed a complete skincare line based on the current skincare superstar: Zeolite.

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Best Skincare Products For Your Daily Routine in 2021

Best Skincare Products For Your Daily Routine in 2021

Best Skincare Products For Your Daily Routine in 2021

A good daily skincare routine is important for keeping your skin youthful and healthy. Believe it or not, a proper and consistent skincare routine will also lift your confidence - when you look your best, you will feel great. That being said, a good skincare routine is only as good as the products you use. The right skincare products will heal and nourish your skin, keeping bacteria and wrinkles at bay for years to come.

We’ve put together a simple and effective daily skincare routine for you, along with a cheat sheet with the best products to use in every step of your routine.

Daily Skincare Steps 

Your skincare routine does not have to be complicated to be effective. By following a few simple steps in the morning and evening each day, you can see a massive improvement in the overall appearance of your skin. We’ve put together a very simple and effective skincare routine you can follow to achieve your best skin.

  1. Cleanse

Makeup, sunscreen, dirt, oil, sweat… the amount of gunk that accumulates on your skin over the course of a day is quite surprising. So it’s vitally important for you to properly cleanse your skin every evening before bed. For most people, once you’ve properly cleansed the night before, a quick rinse with pure water is usually enough in the mornings.

  1. Mask

Masks can be done any time of the day, as long as you have a spare 10 - 30 minutes. They might seem like an unnecessary luxury, but masks pack a serious punch in your overall skincare routine, especially when it comes to hydration, smoothing and repairing your skin.

  1. Treat

Treatment is crucial for really targeting specific skincare concerns. Serums are the most popular products used for treating skin issues. Their more concentrated formulas make them true heavy lifters in your skincare. Other treatments include eye creams, gels and pads to help reduce puffiness, dark circles and fine lines.

  1. Moisturize and protect

A proper moisturizer is the foundation of a truly healthy skincare routine, no matter your skin type. The right moisturizer keeps the upper layer of your skin properly hydrated throughout the day, making it more effective at protecting itself from the sun’s rays, bacteria, the weather and pollution. 

Skincare Routine Product Cheat Sheet

Cleanse

  1. Fortify+ Purifying & Protecting Facial Cleanser, $13.99

A premium facial cleanser infused with quality ingredients like Hyaluronic Acid, well-known for it’s superb ability to hydrate the skin, lock in moisture and smooth out fine lines and wrinkles. This product is very effective at cleaning your skin and unclogging pores - without drying or damaging your skin.

  1. Fortify+ Cleansing & Protecting Facial Wipes, $9.99

Perfect for use on-the-go, or any time of day, these wipes contain zeolite which deeply cleans the skin while fighting bacteria, germs and other pollutants. Hyaluronic Acid and Aloe Vera in these wipes keep your skin moisturized and feeling refreshed throughout the day.

Mask

  1. Fortify+ Hydrating & Protecting Facial Sheet Mask, $14.99

These sheet masks are infused with top quality skincare ingredients like Zeolite, Hyaluronic Acid and aloe vera. These ingredients work together to replenish and nourish your skin, while protecting you from bateria. 

Treat

  1. Fortify+ Moisturizing & Protecting Facial Serum, $29.99

This serum instantly produces a more youthful appearance by hydrating and reviving the skin. Plus you get the antibacterial benefits of Zeolite in this rich formula.

  1. Fortify+ Rejuvenating & Protecting Under Eye Pads, $12.99

This rich treatment contains collagen and absorbs beautifully into the skin surrounding your eyes, smoothing out fine lines and wrinkles, reducing puffiness and getting rid of dark circles. It reduces signs of aging and fatigue.

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Moisturize and protect

  1. Fortify+ Nourishing & Protecting Facial Moisturizer, $24.99

This moisturizer is perfect for reducing fine lines and wrinkles, thanks to the collagen ingredient. The aloe vera soothes and moisturizes skin even further, while the zeolite component works to heal your skin and fight off bacteria.

  1. Fortify+ Protecting Facial Mist, $13.99

This facial mist freshens your skin with a burst of light hydration, fights germs and bacteria that cling to the skin with zeolite, smoothes out fine lines and wrinkles, all without causing any damage to your skin. This is perfect for on-the-go or whenever you need a quick cleanse and refresh.

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