The Alchemist Blog

Things you Should Know about our Brightening Peel
The Alchimie Forever Brightening Peel is our one professional-only product. We call it our Glow Treatment. Here’s what you want to know:
Get To Know Our Founder, Dr. Luigi L. Polla
In honor of National Doctor Day, we wanted to share some of our favorite factoids about our founder, Dr. Luigi L. Polla… 
What to expect in 2022?
We enter the third year of this global pandemic with optimism, focusing on happiness, health (skin and otherwise), and productivity. As we look ahead, here are our predictions for this year’s key skin care trends. 
New Year, New You: Skin Care Commitments
Halfway through the first month of the year is always a good time to check in on the New Year’s commitments we made to ourselves. Did you make any self care or wellness resolutions? If so, how are you doing with them? If not, here is what we recommend committing to in order to look and feel your best. 
Consuming Too Much Sugar Accelerates Aging
We all know sugar is bad, and we usually think about it in terms of bad for our waistlines. Did you know sugar is also bad for your skin? 
Uneven Pigmentation? Here Is What You Need To Know
Some of the most frequent questions we receive have to do with uneven pigmentation and dark spots. Here are some answers to your most frequently asked questions. 
6 Tips To Find The Best Moisturizer For Your Skin Type
You may think that all moisturizers are created equal – basically a cream to hydrate your skin. Not exactly! We have five different facial products that you can use on your skin as a moisturizer – they differ in texture, ingredients, and thus benefits. Here are some things to consider as you look for the best one.
Skin Care Gifts For Mom!
Mom took care of our skin growing up, it’s time to say thank you, and return the favor. Here are our recommendations for this year’s Mother’s Day gifts.
Announcing Our New Product Launch: Kantic Light Clarifying Cream!
The Alchimie Forever family is growing! We are so excited to announce the arrival of our newest moisturizer, our Kantic Light Clarifying Cream.
10 Tips For Spring Skin Care
Just as we did when cooler weather arrived, it is important to reassess skin care regimens and products, and make some adjustments as the weather warms, and we say goodbye to Winter.
Is My Skin Dry Or Dehydrated? And Does The Difference Matter?
While dry skin and dehydrated skin may sound like they are the same thing, they are not. Here is the difference: dehydrated skin lacks water and dry skin lacks oil.
Why Are Some Of Our Products Called Kantic?

When we launched Alchimie Forever, we wanted to highlight our founder’s pioneering role in the field of laser technology. Indeed, Dr. Luigi L. Polla was the first physician to use lasers for dermatological concerns in Europe. As such, all of our products initially had laser-related names. 

10 Tips On How To Choose The Right Moisturizer

Most of us use a moisturizer, but how do you know which one to choose? The basic rule of thumb is that you should choose your moisturizer based on your skin type. Here is all you need to know on how to find the perfect moisturizer for you. 

Should I Be Double Cleansing?
Anyone can benefit from double cleansing. But what is it exactly? Double cleansing means cleansing twice, with two different types of cleansers, in the evening. Typically, the first cleanser is an oil or cream cleanser, and the second cleanser is a gel cleanser. 
The Best Skin Care Routine For Every Age
Your skin care routine should not be the same in your 20s as it is in your 40s. Just as you do, your skin evolves and changes over the years, and the products you use should as well. Here’s our guide to the best skin care routine at every age. 
How Can I Get A More Even, Brighter Complexion?
Most of us get dark spots. Some call them sun spots, some call them age spots. What we mean are spots on our faces and bodies that are more pigmented than our base complexion. And yes, this happens regardless of skin tone. 
What Is Retinol And How Should I Use It?
Here is everything that you need to know about retinol. How to choose a retinol. Is retinol right for you. How do you use a retinol. Read more to find out.

 

How Do You Keep Your Eye Contour Area Looking Youthful?
Our Founder, Dr. Luigi L. Polla, loves to say "if you are old enough to drink, you are old enough for a good eye cream." The eye contour is typically the first area that starts showing signs of skin aging, because the skin is thinnest (thus the most delicate), and because of the constant movements the eyes make (blinking, crinkling during laughs, and more).
Why Is The European Blueberry Good For My Skin? Any Why Is It Our Signature Ingredient?
The European blueberries are Alchimie Forever’s signature ingredient – and not just because they are purple… Here are their main benefits to keep your skin calm, glowing, and youthful.
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