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In The Spotlight: Murad

Celebrating over 25 years of innovative, inspiring advances in skincare, Dr Howard Murad encourages whole-body wellness and freedom from stress which he believes are the keys to both living well and ageing well. Among the first to achieve significant anti-ageing results, his products are adorned by a-listers, beauty editors and skincare-fanatics alike. The originator in the use of dietary supplements to promote skin health, Dr Murad or “The Father of Internal Skincare” as he is better known holds many accolades for his contribution to skincare. Today, we uncover the history behind this fascinating brand and uncover some of their cult products…

The History

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Originating in 1989, Dr Murad is the brainchild of certified dermatologist, trained pharmacist and Associate Clinical Professor, Doctor Howard Murad. The first brand dedicated to clinical skincare products, Dr Murad transformed the standard ‘cleanse, tone and moisturise’ regime by combining cleansing and toning in one unique step. A firm believer that skincare and diet go hand in hand, Murad champions the use of dietary supplements to improve the health and appearance of skin by individually targeting and improving the strength of each cell in the body. Today, Murad have utilised this knowledge to develop a 5-in-1 anti-ageing product that blurs, primes, protects and moisturisers for a smooth, flawless complexion.

MuradThe Philosophy

Championing the phrase ‘look better, live better, feel better’ Dr Murad’s mission is to help people unlock their potential to look younger, feel younger and live happier, healthier and more rewarding lives. Murad’s transformative skincare products are at the heart of a comprehensive approach to wellness that Dr Murad entitles ‘Inclusive Health’.

No one is more beautiful than you at your best – Howard Murad

This clinically-tested, integrated system optimises the health of the bodies entire cellular population through topical, internal and emotional self-care. Together with the results-focused skincare, internal supplements and a positive emotional outlook, this innovative approach to living works to dramatically improve the health of the skin and every cell connected in your body.

The Favourites

Murad Retinol Youth Renewal Serum

What’s in it?

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Fight the first signs of ageing with the Murad Retinol Youth Renewal Serum; a fast-absorbing, breakthrough formula that works to minimise the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Powered by Retinol Tri-Active technology, the potent yet powerful formula delivers quick results without irritation or downtime, visibly reducing lines whilst simultaneously firming and evening skin tone for a more radiant, youthful-looking complexion.

When to use: Apply a thin layer to face each night and follow with your favourite moisturiser. If sensitivity occurs, reduce the frequency of use.

Expert Tip: For best results, use in conjunction with the Murad Resurgence range.

Murad Anti-Ageing Moisturiser

What’s in it?

Delicately blended with combative MuraSol, this rich, sensitive balm contains an advanced level of defence to sun damage which helps to preserve a glowing, youthful looking complexion. Enriched with a plethora of anti-oxidants, skin protected against excessive UV damage, whilst nutrients derived from Black Tea sufficiently reduce the appearance of wrinkles.

When to use: To be used every day after cleansing and toning.

Expert Tip: Apply a small amount onto hands, then massage well into the face, neck and décolleté. For optimum results precede this step with Murad Step 2 Treatment.

Murad Invisiblur Perfecting Shield

What’s in it?

A multi-tasking formula that works to prime the skin, improve signs of ageing and protect against UV damage, this innovative treatment combines mushroom peptides with a soft focus complex to diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, aid natural collagen production and blur imperfections. The ultimate in anti-ageing technology, this broad spectrum moisturising blend will leave you with irresistibly soft, youthful looking skin.

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When to use: Massage evenly over face, neck and décolleté.

Expert Tip: Apply under your make-up for a flawless complexion and perfect makeup base.

Murad Rapid Collagen Infusion For Lips

What’s in it?

Fortified with collagen and amino acids, this advanced formula helps to combat signs of ageing on and around the lips, instantly smoothing out fine lines whilst simultaneously boosting micro-circulation to leave your pout looking fuller and plumper. The perfect base for lipsticks and glosses, this innovative lip treatment will, over time, reduce the appearance of vertical lines and wrinkles.

When to use: Smooth a thin layer over lips and lip area. Re-apply throughout the day as and when required.



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