The bespoke French skincare line Biologique Recherche has a reputation for astounding effectiveness based on a clinical approach to beauty care using intentionally pure, concentrated, raw ingredients and innovative and meticulous protocols and procedures. Biologique Recherche products contain a high concentration of active ingredients including botanical, marine and biological extracts. They have no added fragrances to preserve the integrity of the formulas and minimize the risk of allergic reactions. They are cold processed to retain the original structure of the active ingredients.
The breadth and complexity of the Biologique Recherche product line brings a richness to these facials. A variety of boosters and cofactors combined with specific massage techniques elevate these treatments and provide targeted results.
Biologique Recherche offers an array of wonderful targeted treatments with specific handwork to manipulate the skin and complement the action of the product. These boosters offer an amazing tool in the treatment room.
*Boosters are professional products only available in Biologique Recherche facial treatments. Your aesthetician will decide which booster or combination of boosters and techniques to use in your customized facial when you book for at least a 1 hour facial.
The Soin Lissant offers intense hydration and treats sensitive, reactive, stressed skinmaking it great for pre and post procedure. It is also wonderful for plumping fine lines and wrinkles.
A serum featuring hyaluronic acid, silk extract and royal jelly provides deep hydration and renewal and is combined with a unique powder of milk proteins to protect and calm the skin. It is infused with a sculpting massage and lymphatic drainage to smooth and lift the face.
The Lift C.V.S provides an invigorating manual exfoliation along with lifting. It smooths, tones and strengthens the skin with a hydrating serum featuring silk extract, hyaluronic acid and arnica delivered with a granulated powder of milk protein and silica rich micro algae to remove impurities and dead skin cells. This treatment can be likened to a manual microdermabrasion with the added benefit of drenching the skin in active ingredients to refine and revitalize.
The Lotion MC110 is both purifying and plumping. Phytoplankton offers a highly stimulating boost to energize and tone the skin, burdock root balances through hydrating and sebum regulating properties while a dose of Vitamin B3 and AHA’s counteract inflammation and smooth the complexion, reducing signs of aging as well as acne related imperfections. The lotion MC 110 no 1 is also offered in a retail complement and can be incorporated into a home care routine.
he Booster VIP 02 is an innovative treatment that brightens and brings a soft radiance to the skin. A special oxygenating complex boosts cellular respiration for improved barrier function while Dandelion fructans counteract pollution and Chlorella microalgae detoxifies and stimulates cell metabolism. The products micro massage texture dances over the face bringing an energy of fresh air to the skin leaving it pure, clear and revitalized.
Cofactors are targeted masks
The Biovceteur Marine can be used alone but is customarily layered in treatment along with other masks, often referred to as the triple lift (available in the facial durations of 90 minutes or more) it is an incredibly rejuvenating combination of product and technique. The other cofactors are applied as treatment masks, either as the primary mask in the facial or as a second and subsequent mask step to further target specific skin conditions and increase the benefits of the facial.
Collagen Caviar Mask is stimulating, soothing and reduces redness. A hydrating and toning treatment to soften fine lines and wrinkles.
Mask PIGM 400 treats hyperpigmentation for a more even complexion.
Feerie Mask Treatment is a hydrating toning marine collagen mask to plump fine lines and wrinkles. It provides a significant tightening effect for smoothing the features and reducing pore size.
Biovecteur Marine Treatment is an energizing seaweed mask excellent for repairing signs of aging and smoothing deeper wrinkles. This anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant Japanese algae marine treatment is also great for sun recovery.
* Due to iodine content this treatment is not appropriate if you are allergic to shellfish.
Biologique Recherche Facials
All facials will finish with an application of sunscreen unless the sun has set.
This express treatment includes: a double cleanse, skin appropriate AHA/BHA or enzyme exfoliant, mask, serum, treatment cream. This treatment is recommended as a brief but comprehensive introduction to Biologique facials, it is appropriate for young skin that cannot tolerate a lot of stimulation and/or skin that just needs the basics, an express facial for a quick boost in radiance, or to add more skincare into a basic peel.
This signature treatment includes: a double cleanse, skin appropriate exfoliation, 1 booster or 1 machine or 1 co-factor. his should be your standard for a BR facial. It incorporates the products and techniques that distinguish the Biologique methodology and elevate a basic facial into something extraordinary.
This extended signature treatment includes: a double cleanse, skin appropriate exfoliation, 1 booster or 1 machine or 1 co-factor. ith extra time we spend longer on special techniques, perhaps we incorporate a targeted machine application in addition to a booster, for instance we might do micro current treatment on the eyes or spend extra time on neck and shoulder massage or extend your booster to the decollete.
This premium, treatment includes: a double cleanse, skin appropriate exfoliation, 1 booster and 1 machine, 2 boosters, 1 booster and 1 cofacotor, 2 co factors, 1 machine and 1 cofactor, or 2 machines. In this premium treatment the results will be magnified as it offers time to do a full application of two powerhouse options. For instance, the soin lissant booster could be paired with a full face of microcurrent for added facial lift and recontouring.
This extended premium, treatment includes: a double cleanse, skin appropriate exfoliation, 1 booster and 1 machine, 2 boosters, 1 booster and 1 cofacotor, 2 co factors, 1 machine and 1 cofactor, or 2 machines. This extended version of the premium facial gives us longer to focus on our dual pronged approach plus adds in extra massage time, potential for a hand and/or foot treatment or extended neck and shoulder massage or work on the energy points.
This deluxe treatment includes: double cleanse, skin appropriate exfoliation, 1 booster and 1 machine and 1 cofactor, 2 boosters and 1 machine (triple lift), 1 machine and 2 co factors, 2 machine and 1 co factor. This luxurious treatment gives us time to cover it all. Multiple layers of product and machine application plus extended time for massage and energy points for a glowing complexion and rebalanced body and mind.