There is a new acne-fight skincare line in town and it is from the Taiwanese clinical skincare brand, Dr.WU.
The newly upgraded Acnecur Anti-Acne System contains a special ingredient called akeni:17, a result of a 5-year research & development by the brand and is carefully and meticulously created with the Asian skin in mind.
Below is the unboxing video of the Acnecur Anti-Acne System the brand PR very generously sent over to me:
Here are some product/collection visual-info taken off Dr.WU website.
So as you can see, the specially formulated complex akeni:17 contains the following for respective effect:
Sebum regulating: Zinc Sulfate, Clay, Maltodextrin
Renewing/Skin turnover: Salicylic Acid
Antibacterial & Anti-inflammatory: Tea Tree Oil, Honokiol/Magnolol, Benzalkonium Chloride
Lighten marks: Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5, Ascorbic Acid
Moisturizing & Soothing: Seaweed Extract, White Tea Extract, Chamomile Extract, Niacinamide, Shea Butter, Beeswax, Palmitic Acid
Step 1: Cleanse
This gentle, non-irritating, gel cleanser helps to remove sebum and dirt while maintaining a balanced moisture and sebum level. The akeni:17 works to provide targeted treatment to all 5 key problems an acne-prone skin faces. Chamomile Extract and Aloe Vera Gel are also added to soothe and calm reactive skin.
Step 2: Tone & Condition
The treatment toner contains a blend of Salicylic Acid, Mandelic Acid, Puramex Zn (sebum/shine regulating), Witch Hazel Extract (soothing, stabilising, maintain balanced skin condition), Niacinamide (whitening, lighten discoloration), Panthenol (retain moisture, improve suppleness and hydration level, aids in skin repair), and akeni:17 to effectively tackle all 5 key problems an acne-prone skin faces.
Overtime, this toner will help reduce the formation of clogged pores, regulate sebum secretion, soothe and calm reactive skin, as well as aid in the recovery of acne skin.
Step 3: Spot treat
No acne-fight line is complete without a targeted spot treatment! And the Intensive Blemish Spot Treatment contains the aekni:17 (which, again, target the 5 key problems an acne-prone skin faces), Niacinamide (whitening, lighten discoloration, improves the look of large pores), and Tranexamic Acid (prevent dullness, improve skin’s clarity and brilliance).
Also containing Sulfur and Salicylic Acid to effectively clear up blemishes and prevent marks.
Step 1: Cleanse with Gentle Cleaning Gel (for acne-prone skin), or Deep Clarifying Cleanser (for oily skin type; launching soon)
Step 2: Tone & condition with Pore Clarifying Toner
Step 3: Moisturise and control oil with Oil Control Lotion (launching soon)
Step 4: Spot treat and prevent blemish mark with Intensive Blemish Spot Treatment
Step 5: Always remember to protect your skin against the harmful UV rays! Dr.WU has got 6 different sunscreen to suit varying needs.
From left to right:
1. UV Daily Defense Liquid SPF35 PA+++
2. UV Daily Defense Liquid SPF35 PA+++
3. UV Extreme Defense Cream with Ceramides SPF50 PA+++
From left to right:
4. UV Protective Cream with Ceramides SPF50 PA+++
5. UV Protective Cream with Ceramides (Tinted) SPF50 PA+++
6. UV Hydrating Lotion with Hyaluronic Acid SPF35 PA+++
And the thoughtful folks at Dr.WU even created this chart to show you when to use which sunscreen even:
|UV Hydrating Lotion||Lotion||SPF35 PA+++||Dehyrated skin type|
|UV Daily Defense Liquid||Watery||SPF35 PA+++||Dull skin|
|UV Daily Defense Liquid (Purple)||Watery||SPF35 PA+++||Dull skin, instant brightening|
|UV Protective Cream||Cream||SPF50 PA+++||Weak, compromised skin|
|UV Protective Cream (Tinted)||Cream||SPF50 PA+++||Weak, compromised skin|
|UV Extreme Defense Cream||Cream||SPF50 PA+++||Outoor activity|
Not bad eh?
Well, if you are intrigued and would like to find out more about the Acnecur Anti-Acne System, or any of the brand’s other promising clinical solutions, visit their website here. To purchase any of their products, Dr.WU can be found at all major Watsons stores.