Giovanni, D:tox System, Replenishing Facial Moisturizer, Step 3, 4 fl oz (118 ml)
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Bad for your skin and the nature
24 people found the following review helpful
Posted by Reviewer1609467 on Oct 12, 2012
My skin is not feeling better at all after using this cream for a several months. Then I checked the ingredient list and for example I found Isopropyl Palmitate in the list. And this is what you can read about that substance when you google it:
Isopropyl palmitate can clog the pores, resulting in the appearance of dermatological conditions such as whiteheads and blackheads. The thickness of the chemicals in IPP can deprive the skin of nutrients such as as oxygen. If the skin doesn't breathe, your pores can become clogged, and healthy skin cells can die. This can also lead to dry, flaky skin.
While its effects on the human body are obvious, IPP also creates some environemntal dangers. Isopropyl palmitate is directly derived from palm, which is the staple food of a prominent species of primates, the orangutan. The rush to procure palm, triggered by the global cosmetics industry’s clamor for its use as an ingredient, has devastated vast areas of palm growth around the world, including rainforsests. These rainforests are the traditional dwelling place of the orangutans. Deprived of their main source of subsistence, they are dying from hunger. The over-harvesting of palm could lead to the endangerment and even possible extinction of orangutans."
So, it's not good for you, for the skin or for the nature and the animals.
I never gonna use Giovanni again.
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The best !!!!
6 people found the following review helpful
Posted by Reviewer3301599 on Apr 30, 2012
I am using this moisturizer for almost a year which is the longest time I am using any products for my face without trying anything new.I can use it whole year, summer time less quantity and winter time little more. My acne prone (adult acne) combination skin never been this good. I also use same line face wash and face musk and I love all of them.
Posted by Reviewer2962179 on Dec 28, 2011
The best moisturizer I have ever used for my oily, dehydrated and sensitive skin.
GIOVANNI D TOX SYSTEM RELENISHING FACIAL MOISTURIZER
3 people found the following review helpful
Posted by Reviewer1260461 on Oct 17, 2011
AN EXCELLENT PRODUCT THE VALUE FOR WHAT YOU GET IS ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC
Posted by Reviewer1037176 on Feb 13, 2012
As for me, this product will be good for late spring or summer. For European winter it's too light.
Scent and texture is good