Review: Elizabeth Arden Visible Difference Skincare Line

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Elizabeth Arden has launched Visible Difference, a spa-inspired, regimen-focused essential skincare line that is specifically design and customized for each unique skin type. It consists of a 4-part daily treatment process that promises to deliver results in just 6 days. Visible Difference features a daily regimen for oily, combination and dry skin to cleanse, tone, treat and moisturize. Choosing the right products for your skin type is extremely important and Visible Difference offers a simple and easy to maintain routine for each skin type, with a daily regimen and supplmentary treatment products that make beautiful skin easy to achieve.

The event was held at Fullerton Hotel’s suite with yummy treats for us to noms! =) Here’s an introduction on the entire range.

Oil-Free Regimen for Oily Skin

To help minimize oil and balance moisture, the 4-part regimen is designed to provide lightweight moisturization, help control oil and shine. Pores look refined and skin feels retexturized to restore a healthy looking glow to skin.

Visible Difference Oil-Free Cleanser 125ml (S$42)
Visible Difference Toner 200ml (S$42)
Visible Difference Lotion 50ml (S$85)

Skin Balancing Regimen for Combination Skin

This line is designed for combination skin and for those seeking optimal balance in oil control, hydration and treatment. The regimen offers gentle exfoliation and toning while working with the skin’s natural repair process to create ideal moisture. Skin feels revitalized and looks healthy throughout the day, resulting in refined looking pores and a fresh glow.

Visible Difference Skin Balancing Exfoliating Cleanser 125ml (S$42)
Visible Difference Skin Balancing Toner 200ml (S$42)
Visible Difference Skin Balancing Lotion 50ml (S$85)
Visible Difference Skin Balancing Lotion SPF 15 50ml (S$85)
Visible Difference Skin Balancing Night Cream 50ml (S$96)

Gentle Hydrating Regimen for Dry Skin

Ideal for skin that craves moisture, these products work to help restore balance and promote hydration in the skin’s surface levels. The 4-step regimen helps remove impurities and contains ingredients to provide moisture deep within skin’s surface layers. By priming the surface, skin is prepped to receive and retain hydration throughout the day, resulting in a healthy appearance and more comfortable feel.

Visible Difference Gentle Hydrating Cleanser 125ml (S$42)
Visible Difference Gentle Hydrating Toner 200ml (S$42)
Visible Difference Gentle Hydrating Cream 50ml (S$85)
Visible Difference Gentle Hydrating Cream SPF 15 50ml (S$85)
Visible Difference Gentle Hydrating Night Cream 50ml (S$96)

Specialist Treatment Products

To complement the 3 daily regimens, the line contains specialized treatment products for healthy looking skin. The treatments target the additional boosts women seek, whether it’s revitalization, eye treatment, or simply bringing the spa experience home.

Visible Difference Optimizing Skin Serum 30ml (S$99)
Visible Difference Brightening Eye Gel 15ml (S$69)
Visible Difference Moisturizing Eye Cream (Fragrance Free) (S$69)
Visible Difference Good Morning Retexturizing Primer 15ml (S$65)
Visible Difference Peel & Reveal Revitalizing Mask 50ml (S$65)
Visible Difference Hydration Boost Night Mask 75ml (S$65)

I have received Skin Balancing Regimen for my combination skin and here are my thoughts after using the products.

1. Cleanse – Skin Balancing Exfoliating Cleanser
2. Tone – Skin Balancing Toner
3. Treat – Optimizing Skin Serum
4. Moisturize – Skin Balancing Lotion SPF 15

Step 1 – Cleanse with Skin Balancing Exfoliating Cleanser (125ml, S$42)

The foaming cleanser contains micro-beads that are not too harsh on the skin to cleanse and exfoliate at the same time. It has a mild spa-like scent and cleanses really gently and effectively while buffing away dead skin to reveal a smooth and radiant looking complexion. Even though some foaming cleansers tend to strip off skin oil, this doesn’t and leave my face slightly hydrated.

Step 2 – Tone with Skin Balancing Toner 200ml (S$42)

First of all, this toner is alcohol free and contains witch hazel to minimize pores. Heard that witch hazel helps with acne-prone skin too so yay! I’ve been using a toner with salicylic acid and alcohol denat (bad!) for my clogged pores so this product came at the right time for me. Also contains chamomile extract to calm and soothe the skin. Use it with a cotton pad and you will be surprised at the amount of dirt it removes from your skin.

Step 3 – Treat with Optimizing Skin Serum 30ml (S$99)

Serums contain concentrated active ingredients to help boost the efficacy of your products, hence you shouldn’t skip this step. The serum is really lightweight and gets absorbed pretty quickly upon application. My skin felt extremely refreshed after using it. The scent was weird but manageable. Also contains Vitamin C that provides antioxidant protection and helps brighten the appearance of the skin.

Step 4 – Moisturize with Skin Balancing Lotion SPF 15 50ml (S$85)

Lightweight and gel like moisturizers are most suitable for my skin. Contains SPF 15, it gives my skin the hydration it needs without feeling too oily or greasy and ensures that there is minimum protection from the sun. Of course, SPF 15 is definitely not enough. Hence, a separate sunscreen should follow through.

For more information on Elizabeth Arden or Visible Difference, do visit their Facebook page.

Disclosure: Products mentioned were provided to me for review consideration. I am not affiliated with any company and all opinions are my own. For more information, please check out my disclosure page.


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