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Full range of BALANCE cosmetics now available in store


Balance Hyaluronic 554 Youth Serum Max Hydration 30ml £3.99

Balance Hyaluronic 554 Youth Serum immediate hydration is clinically proven to give 24 hour non-stop moisturisation for the face, eye and neck area’s. Suitable for all skin types and particularly effective on dry skin prone to wrinkles and is Non greasy.

From the first application the synergistic action of Hylasome EG10 and Syn-Ake results in visibly younger looking skin that is perfectly re-hydrated and smoothed.

Balance Instant Effect Wrinkle Filler 50ml £2.99

Balance Active Formula Wrinkle-freeze Serum contains active levels of Syn-Ake. Syn-Ake is a snake venom-like peptide that freezes muscles by mimicking the paralysing effect of snake venom. Clinical tests show that Syn-Ake is capable of reducing expression lines and wrinkles by inhibiting facial muscles contractions.

Balance Snake Venom Multi Tasking Skin Perfector BB Cream 30ml  £2.49

Balance Active Formula Snake Venom BB Cream is a multi-tasking skin Perfector. It contains Syn-Ake, a snake venom-like neuropeptide that softens the look of wrinkles and helps reduce expression lines, and Hylasome EG10, which has an exceptionally high water-binding capacity making it an excellent moisturiser. The universal shade adapts to your skin to blur imperfections, unify skin tone, moisturise and leave the skin looking dewy and fresh.

Balance Vitamin C Elixir Serum Pro Radiance Mix 20ml £3.99

Balance Vitamin C Elixir Serum Pro Radiance Mix 20m nourishes your skin with  with concentrated and fast-absorbing Pro-Radiance Serum-Powder Mix, containing active levels of Illumiscin and Stay-C 50.

Illumiscin is a set of stabilised Vitamin C, Zinc, PCA and Oleuropein, the powerful plant active from the olive tree. It has been proven to reduce the appearance and size of age spots, working towards brighter and more even skin tone.

Balance Wrinkle Freeze Serum 30ml  £3.49

Balance Active Formula Wrinkle-Freeze Serum is an anti-wrinkle facial serum used for the face and neck region and is suitable for all skin types. The serum formula contains active levels of the clinically proven active ingredient SYN-AKE, which clinical tests have shown to be capable of reducing expression lines and wrinkles by inhibiting facial muscle contractions. The process of freezing the muscle produces immediate, effective and long lasting results. 


6 Face Care products you should know

6 Face Care products you should know

Loreal Paris Expertise Revitalift Day Cream 50ml(£8.99) has been formulated as an easy to apply daily use facial cream that can be used as part of a wider skin care regime, or as a stand alone skin cream that will benefit from being used in conjunction with a good quality facial cleanser/ exfoliator. If I may quote what L’Oreal say about the product they state that they have enriched the L’Oréal Dermo Expertise Revitalift Day Cream with ‘Elastin’ so that it helps to ‘reduce the appearance of wrinkles and helps improve the skin’s elasticity’ leaving your skin feeling firmer.

Nivea Facial Cleansing Wipes 2 Pack (£2.99) is good for dry and sensitive skin. As dry and Sensitive skin is prone to moisture loss, it needs intensive moisturisation, even during Cleansing: its natural moisture balance should be respected to keep your skin soft all day long. Nivea Visage Gentle Cleansing Wipes, free from alcohol and enriched with Almond & Calendula Oil, have been especially developed to meet the specific Cleansing needs of dry and Sensitive skin. They gently and conveniently cleanse your face, eye area and neck while respecting your skin’­s natural moisture balance. The soft fleece and mild formula also pampers your skin leaving your skin gently cleansed from dirt, make-up, even waterproof mascara and left feeling soft and supple.

 “Nivea facial cleansing wipes and great for several things – taking make up off, including waterproof, cleansing hands or just for refreshing your face to relieve your skin of daily grime and pollution. “ – Ciao Reviews

Pond’s Nourishing Anti Wrinkle Cream Dry Skin 50ml (£2.99) has White Tea Extract, Vitamin B3 and UV Protection, in order to increase skin’s natural protection against ageing and smooth out wrinkles & help to prevent new ones from appearing. It was featured in Daily mail (8 Sept 2011) as a “wonder cream for every wallet”.

Aapri Facial Scrub Cream Original 150ml(£2.99) has been enriched with ground apricot kernels, apricot kernel oil, Aloe Vera and vitamin E which all come together in Aapri Exfoliating Facial Scrub Cream to deeply exfoliate and cleanse the skin. Its deep exfoliating action leaves your skin feeling smooth, clean and refreshed.

Boots No7 Beautifully Balanced Cleanser 200ml (£3.99) is a cooling and balancing gel formula. No7 Beautifully Balanced Purifying Cleanser is non-drying and pH balanced, it sweeps away excess oils and purifies pores. This facial cleanser softens skin and leaves it feeling clean and matte. Here’s an independent review by Jess:


Clearasil Ultra Overnight Lotion 40ml (£2.99) is clinically proven to help visibly reduce redness and size of existing spots overnight. The lotion works continuously through the night when your skin is actively in the process of cell regeneration and renewal. It has an effective salicylic acid based formula that gets to work instantly and also helps prevent the formation of new spots.

Garnier Skin Naturals Products recently arrived at Concord Extra

Garnier Skin Naturals Products recently arrived at Concord Extra

Garnier Ultra Lift Anti-Wrinkle Firming Day Cream 50ml(£6.99) gives immediately smoother feeling skin and reduces the appearance of wrinkles. Ultra Lift, enriched with Pro-Retinol derived from nature, reduces the appearance of wrinkles, even deep ones.

Garnier Ultra Lift Anti Wrinkle Roll On 15ml(£6.49) plumps up even deep wrinkles, tones face and neck, massages face and neck, stimulates and tones skin with Pro-Xylane. It is formulated against the effects of collagen deterioration. Pro-Xylane, from beech tree extract, is a powerful new molecule discovered and patented by the Garnier Laboratories after seven years of research initiated in nature. It works through the skin’s upper layers to boost the skin’s hydration.

Garnier Ultra Lift Firming Night Cream 50ml(£6.79) fights the signs of aging round the clock with this cream specially designed for nightly use. It helps jumpstart the skin’s energy metabolism with its unique blend of natural ingredients that include dermo-soothing ginger and other powerful nutrients to smooth, rejuvenate, and restore firmness.

Garnier Essentials Soothing Cleansing Lotion 200ml(£1.99) is right for your if your skin feels fragile when cleansing, if changes in temperature, fatigue or stress leave your skin feeling more sensitive and if you have sensitive skin and are looking for effective make-up remover. It contains Soothing Water Lily Extract in a light and creamy formula. It perfectly removes make-up, even waterproof, without leaving your skin feeling dry. The result is perfectly cleansed soft and comfortable skin!

Garnier Essentials Facial Cleansing Wipes  (£1.99) contains cleansing water, enriched with Soothing Plant Extract and Pro-vitamin B5 to perfectly remove make up from eyes, face, lips and neck. The soft cloth feels soothing is left perfectly cleansed, comfortable and clear of make-up.