Like Mom, Like Daughter

I’ve a definite reminiscence from my childhood of my mom pulling gloves out of the glovebox of her automobile. Sure, she truly used the glovebox for its authentic goal and namesake, to carry one’s gloves. I all the time thought driving gloves had been meant to assist grip the wheel, however she corrected me, they had been to keep away from sunspots on her palms whereas commuting to work.

To say she’s been fanatical about skincare since I used to be younger is an understatement. So it was no shock after I obtained a textual content the identical day we printed this piece on Augustinus Bader from her studying, “Purchased Augustinus The Wealthy Cream at the moment. Have you ever tried but?” (adopted by a slew of coronary heart emojis, naturally) .

Whereas at that second I had not but tried Augustinus Bader, a bottle of The Cream was sitting on my desk, simply begging to be slathered throughout my face. My mother and I made a decision we’d take the famed 27 Day Journey collectively and report again to one another on our “findings,” as if we had been discovering the North Pole for the primary time. No critically, we’ve all the time talked about skincare with the identical enthusiasm I can solely think about the explorers discovering the North Pole talked about… ice?

Why, particularly, 27 days? As a result of on common, over 27 days, each pores and skin cell in a single’s physique is of course regenerated. You may as properly make the most of that pure regeneration and infuse it with a little bit additional help, no? That’s precisely why the world-renowned stem cell scientist, Augustinus Bader, developed The Cream and The Wealthy Cream along with his patented TFC8 skincare know-how, to help and enhance your pores and skin’s innate course of.

My mother tends to have dry pores and skin that’s nonetheless susceptible to blemishes and clogged pores, whereas my pores and skin is oily as all hell and likewise nonetheless inclined to interrupt outs (particularly hormonal, however I digress). Due to that, my mother selected the Wealthy Cream, whereas I selected The Cream. Even higher, the 30ml dimension is purposefully the right quantity for one to make use of for 27 days. Our very scientific findings had been detailed to one another over textual content, as it appears that evidently is our most prolific type of communication nowadays, dwelling on reverse sides of the nation…



Three days in:

Me: Are you liking Augustinus Bader?

My mother: Sure! I can already inform how hydrated it’s maintaining my pores and skin. Make-up goes on so clean over it!

Me: (emojis of blushing smiley faces). I really like the way it feels proper after I put it on my face. Perhaps I’m truly over face oils? When did I resolve face oils had been the tip all be all?

My mother: I don’t know. *

*her humor on textual content message comes throughout by how critically she takes it

Ten days in:

Me: Soooo….? Face examine?

Mother: I believe it’s additionally serving to with my pimples scars. Nonetheless hydrated. Much more plump.

Me: Yeah, I’m additionally not too hydrated. It appears to be balancing out my oily face.

Mother: You do have an oily face.

Me: Mother!

Mother: Properly, you do.

Me: Positive. I do.

Mother: You’ll be grateful in the long term, much less wrinkles I promise.

Eighteen days in:

Me: I assumed I preferred issues with fragrances, however I truly love that The Cream has no perfume.

(no response from my mom)

Me: Mother?

Me: Mother!?


My mother: Sorry, I had you on Do Not Disturb by chance. However sure, love the way it has no scent.



Twenty-seven days in:

My mother: My pores and skin actually does have higher general texture, the moisture degree has by no means been this excessive! It appears to be like a lot plumper (these are belongings you going to fret about whenever you’re my age, plumpness in pores and skin).

Me: I fear about plumpness now!

My mother: Properly, simply you wait. You’ll fear about it extra.

Me: What about your pimples scars?

Mother: It’s helped! I’m going to maintain utilizing it to see extra enchancment.

Me: It’s drastically helped with my discoloration from the pimples. They turnover course of is therapeutic the scar a lot faster.

Mother: So. are you able to get me extra of The Wealthy Cream? I actually like.

Me: Lol

Mother: ????

Me: Okay, I’ll attempt.

So, the very best half about this entire 27 Day Journey is that afterwards, not solely did I certainly, safe extra Wealthy Cream for my fancy mama, however MY MOM GOT TO FLY OUT TO NEW YORK SO I COULD HUG (okay, and I take a photograph of her pores and skin) HER IN REAL LIFE.

Is there something higher than hugging your mother in actual life? I believe not.

However, additionally the photograph! Okay, that is us after utilizing The Cream and The Wealthy Cream for twenty seven days. I’m not going to point out you the earlier than pictures, as a result of they don’t look something like this! My mother has all the time been the rock in my life. Like, the rock of all rocks you’ll be able to think about. However regardless of giving a lot, to so many, she nonetheless values taking good care of herself and her pores and skin. And I imply, if I can look half nearly as good as her after I’m her age, I’ll contemplate it a win.

Augustinus Bader is now obtainable in 15ml, 30ml, and 50ml sizes.

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