We’ve teamed up with Slip for an unique magnificence sleep giveaway.
We’ve requested Fiona Stewart to share her ideas on magnificence sleep, Slip’s skincare advantages and her personal delicate pores and skin story:
What was the inspiration behind Slip™?
I labored within the movie business as a publicist for just below 20 years. In 2003, I had Cystic Zits and my Dermatologist put me on a really sturdy pimples medication. My negative effects had been extraordinarily disagreeable – I suffered from hair loss and really dry and really delicate pores and skin.
On high of that, I used to be waking up with sleep creases that had been nonetheless there an hour or so after being awake. I went again to my dermatologist and requested what I may do, because the negative effects had been so disagreeable. He beneficial ingesting extra water, staying out of the cruel Australian solar and sleeping on a silk pillowcase – I searched in all places for one! Unable to search out one, Justin (my associate) and I sourced the perfect silk we may discover and wrapped it round my pillow. The outcomes had been dramatic and speedy… we couldn’t consider that nobody was making a silk pillowcase as a magnificence product and if I wanted it, so did everybody else. Slip™ was born out of a real want for a silk pillowcase to ease my negative effects.
Justin Dubois, my associate and the Managing Director, is the driving drive behind Slip’s high quality and manufacturing requirements. Slip™ is the unique silk pillowcase to be marketed as a magnificence product. Slipsilk™ is specifically commissioned and made to our exacting requirements, developed and refined over ten years to offer the final word mixture of shine, thickness, softness and sturdiness. Slipsilk™ has been scientifically examined and proven to considerably scale back friction and take up considerably much less face cream out of your pores and skin.
What merchandise does Slip present, and why are they so particular?
We’re the unique silk pillowcase with hair and pores and skin advantages. We make Slip™ Pure Silk Pillowcases that are our hero merchandise -born out of a private want for my pores and skin issues. We additionally launched attractive pure silk sleep masks, journey units and we’ve got simply launched Slipsilk™ scrunchies that are extra light in your hair than common hairbands!
They’re extraordinarily luxurious, how did you go about designing them?
My associate Justin and I designed the entire packaging and the product collectively a few years in the past. We each have promoting and advertising backgrounds so after all, we had been going to do it ourselves!
We’ve heard that Slip merchandise take up much less nighttime skincare. How does that work?
Slipsilk™ fibers are considerably much less absorbent than different fibers akin to cotton – so they’re much less more likely to steal your face cream throughout the evening! In laboratory testing, Slipsilk™ was proven to take up considerably much less face cream in comparison with broadly out there cotton pillowcases*.
We all know you’ve acquired a number of well-known admirers. Who’re your VIP followers?
Now we have had a number of celebrities buy from us over time, however we by no means kiss and inform!
What are the pores and skin advantages of sleeping with Slip merchandise?
We spend a 3rd of our lives in mattress, so taking care of your pores and skin once you sleep is vital. Sleeping on Slip™ is beneficial by dermatologists, hairstylists AND magnificence consultants!
As pores and skin ages, it loses elasticity, and sleep creases – that are brought on by friction and strain on facial pores and skin – can turn into extra pronounced and longer-lasting. Whereas the creases normally go away later that day, they are often progressively ‘ironed in’ over time.
Sleeping on silk is a good knowledgeable magnificence tip and a long-time magnificence secret. In laboratory exams, Slipsilk™ was proven to scale back friction or drag on delicate pores and skin by 43% on common, versus cotton pillowcases,* leading to a clean, luxurious floor that helps pores and skin to glide alongside the pillow. All this provides as much as excellent news for magnificence sleep – your delicate facial pores and skin with thanks!
Friction also can contribute to bedhead! Select Slipsilk™ to scale back friction, particularly when you have got a blow-out. The world’s most famend hairstylists have lengthy beneficial sleeping on light, hair-friendly silk to assist protect your blow out.
What’s deliberate for the long run?
Now we have quite a lot of thrilling issues occurring this 12 months… watch this house!
*In comparison with broadly out there cotton pillowcases with 220-360 thread rely.