Since Dr. Nadia Payot opened her first beauty institute in Paris in 1920, she has turned her passion for medicine into a worldwide beauty phenomenon. Payot’s products have evolved with the times creating state of the art skin care with a dual criteria of effectiveness and pleasure. Payot is found in Spas and Salons in over 70 countries world wide delivering a philosophy of wellbeing and proven products that slow the aging process.
The introduction of Vitamin A and a combination of powerful antioxidants and vitamins into skin care formulations was a groundbreaking moment, because it offered benefits to sun damaged skin. Prominent Cape Town plastic surgeon Dr Des Fernandes became interested in the mechanics of skin cancer following the untimely deaths of two young patients due to melanoma. Through his research, he discovered the essential role of Vitamin A in skin health. At it’s heart, Environ’s mission is to provide proven, cutting-edge technology and skin science principles in creating skin care for women and men.
For years, Dermalogica’s formulas have pioneered new standards for product performance. Using only the finest ingredients available, all products contain no occlusive mineral oil or lanolin, no irritating artificial colours or fragrance, and no drying S.D. alcohol or formaldehyde.
ASAP skincare products have been scientifically formulated to be simple to use and suitable for men and women of all skin types. Daily use will benefit your skin by loosening and removing dead skin cells resulting in fresher, younger looking skin and stimulating new collagen growth resulting in the reduction of the appearance of fine line and wrinkles.
Inika Mineral Makeup
Leaders in natural cosmetics. A luxury brand of certified organic makeup and pure mineral makeup. Prior to Inika, no company has been able to produce genuinely natural makeup that offers superior performance whilst at the same time being fashion forward. Inika utilises the highest quality ingredients that nature has to offer. All products are both glamorous and good for you. By combining certified organic minerals, which have a natural built-in sun protection, Inika offers resistance to ultra-violet light whilst also providing light-reflecting properties for the appearance of radiant, healthy skin and flawless coverage.
Napoleon Perdis Makeup
The Napoleon Perdis philosophy is not dictated by fashion: it’s about elevating your natural beauty with confidence-building products. Inspiration comes from all manner of places: fashion, Hollywood, music, art, lifestyle and so on. At Napoleon Perdis they have their eye on the runway but the one constant is that they make beauty trends wearable. Practical, tasteful and sophisticated - that’s the Napoleon Perdis look.
At Mermaids we use a diverse range of products to suit our clients' needs and budgets.