Dr. Barbara Sturm announces the launch of her luxurious Advent Calendar. Reimagined for 2022, this year’s Calendar is housed within a beautiful, jewellery armoire-inspired gift box which opens to reveal two tiers, each containing individually numbered skincare surprises for the 24 days leading up to Christmas. The Advent Calendar features a selection of Dr. Sturm’s most loved products, as well as her latest innovations, in full, deluxe and miniature sizes and makes the perfect Christmas gift, for either yourself or your loved ones.
Features & Benefits
- Cleanser 50ml: Provides gentle, deep cleansing without upsetting the skin’s natural moisture balance.
- Lip Balm 3g: Soothes and hydrates dry lips providing long-term comfort and gives a silky, soft glow.
- Darker Skin Tones Hyaluronic Serum 10ml: Acts as a super-hydrator, improving skin health and reducing the formation of wrinkles. Lumicol boosts radiance and evens skin tone.
- Face Cream 20ml: An intensive anti-aging moisturizer for a hydrated, refreshed and youthful-looking complexion.
- Face Mask 20ml: Calms, hydrates and soothes skin with a blend of Kaolin, Chamomile and Aloe Vera.
- Super Anti-Aging Hand Cream 50ml: A rich textured cream which absorbs fast to leave hands soft, supple and hydrated.
- The Better B Niacinamide Serum 10ml: Refines and reduces pores for a more even, radiant and noticeably smoother complexion.
- Super Anti-Aging Eye Cream 3.5ml: A advanced science formulation that targets the visible signs of aging around the eyes for more youthful-looking skin.
- Brightening Serum 10ml: Refines skin tone and texture using natural brightening ingredients and leaves skin healthy-looking and revitalized.
- Super Anti-Aging Serum 10ml: Reduces the visible signs of aging to leave skin looking visibly revitalized, smooth and firm.
- Anti-Aging Body Cream 50ml: Leaves skin feeling velvety smooth, supple and thoroughly moisturized using valuable extracts of Indian Almond and Elderberry Blossom.
- Super Anti-Aging Neck & Décolleté Cream 3.5ml: Plumps, smooths and firms the delicate skin on the neck and décolleté with a high concentration of potent ingredients.
- Super Anti-Aging Face Cream 3.5ml: Contains proven anti-aging ingredients that target the visible signs of aging to leave skin firm, radiant and more youthful.
- Clarifying Mask 20ml: Improves the skin’s moisture barrier properties, absorbs excess sebum and reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
- The Good C Vitamin C Serum 10ml: A skin-friendly formulation which reduces uneven pigmentation, improves tone and provides anti-oxidative protection for a healthy and radiant complexion.
- Repair Hair Mask 7.5ml: Formulated for intensive, targeted repair and care for dry or damaged hair.
- Balancing Toner 30ml: A soothing formulation which removes residue from makeup, excess oil and grime whilst regulating the skin’s delicate pH balance.
- Anti-Pollution Drops 10ml: Protects and strengthens the skin’s defenses against urban and digital pollution and signs of atmospheric skin aging.
- Calming Serum 10ml: Rebalances irritated skin that is stressed as a result of travel, inadequate sleep, air conditioning or exposure to environmental pollution and sun exposure.
- Anti-Aging Primer 20ml: Pearl pigments provide a soft, youthful glow, while Hyaluronic Acid molecules add intensive moisture.
- Enzyme Cleanser 20g: A 2-in-1 cleansing foam and exfoliator which removes dead, dry skin, makeup and excess sebum for clearer, smoother skin.
- Night Serum 10ml: Supports the skin’s essential repair processes whilst you sleep so you wake with fresher, smoother and healthier skin.
- Hyaluronic Serum 10ml: Acts as a super-hydrator, improving skin health and reducing the formation of wrinkles caused by dehydration.
- Glow Drops 30ml: Transforms and revitalizes tired, dull skin and optimizes skin tone for a fresh, natural complexion. Light reflecting pigments add a youthful glow.
How to use
Cleanser: Shake before use. Pump a little foam into your hand and smooth over your face using circular movements. Then rinse off thoroughly with lukewarm water.
Lip Balm: Smooth onto your lips. Apply generously after exposure to the elements.
Darker Skin Tones Hyaluronic Serum: Apply a few drops of the serum evenly to your face, eye area and neck before gently patting it in. Allow full absorption before following with Dr. Barbara Sturm's Face Cream.
Face Cream: Use after cleansing the skin. Apply gently to the face, neck and décolleté as well as to delicate skin around the eyes.
Face Mask: Apply at least 2-3 times a week, after cleansing. Leave it on for 10-15 minutes, allowing the Face Mask to soak into the skin entirely before taking it off with lukewarm water. For an intensive treatment, keep it on until the Face Mask has dried and is no longer visible before rubbing it off in gentle motions.
Super Anti-Aging Hand Cream: Apply as needed, for healthy, hydrated skin. For hands that are extremely dry, the cream can be used as a nourishing hand mask once or twice a week.
The Better B Niacinamide Serum: Apply evenly in the morning and evening to the face, neck and décolleté, in gentle tapping motions.
Super Anti-Aging Eye Cream: Gently pat into the delicate skin around the eyes. Apply in the AM and PM.
Brightening Serum: Pour one pipette length of the serum into the palm of your hand and apply it over your face. Gently pat into your skin.
Super Anti-Aging Serum: Place one pipette length of the serum into the palm of your hand and apply onto the face, eye area and neck, gently patting it in.
Anti-Aging Body Cream: Massage the Anti-Aging Body Cream into your skin in circular motions until it is completely absorbed.
Super Anti-Aging Neck & Décolleté Cream: Apply gently in upward movements to cleansed skin on the neck and décolleté. Use morning and evening.
Super Anti-Aging Face Cream: Apply to the face, neck and décolleté as well as to the delicate skin around the eyes.
Clarifying Mask: Apply generously to cleansed skin at least twice a week. After approximately 10-15 minutes, remove the mask with lukewarm water.
The Good C Vitamin C Serum: Place one pipette length into the palm of your hand and distribute over the face using gentle tapping motions. Avoid the eye area.
Repair Hair Mask: Massage into wet hair after shampooing, allowing 1-3 minutes for the ingredients to be absorbed. Rinse thoroughly.
Balancing Toner: Appy after cleansing, it removes residue from makeup and excess oil, while regulating the skin’s delicate pH balance that can be altered even by the alkalinity of tap water.
Anti-Pollution Drops: Dispense a full pipette in the palm of your hand and apply to the face, eye, and neck area using a gentle patting motion. A few drops of the serum can be mixed with your Face Cream or applied undiluted.
Calming Serum: Place one pipette length of the serum into the palm of your hand and apply onto the face, eye area and neck, gently patting it in. To reduce skin sensitivity, use regularly in the morning and/or evening.
Anti-Aging Primer: Apply after cleansing or putting on your Face Cream. Start at the center of your face and work outwards in circular motions. Allow the Anti-Aging Primer to absorb into the skin for one minute before applying your makeup.
Enzyme Cleanser: Use 2-3 times a week as part of your daily cleansing routine. Place a coin-sized amount of powder into the palm of your hand then add lukewarm water to work it into a gentle foam. Smooth generously over your face to create a soft foam and rinse off. If you have oily or acne-prone skin, you can use the Enzyme Cleanser every day.
Clarifying Face Cream : Use in the morning and/or evening. Apply gently to your face, neck and décolleté as well as the delicate area around the eyes after cleansing.
Night Serum: In the evening, place one pipette length of the serum into the palm of your hand and apply onto the face, eye area and neck, gently patting it in.
Hyaluronic Serum: Apply a few drops of the serum evenly to your face, eye area and neck before gently patting it in.
Glow Drops: Place one pipette length into the palm of your hand and apply over the face, eye area and neck, gently patting it in. Apply after your moisturizer for a lit-from-within glow, over makeup, or combine with your preferred skincare product.
Cleanser: purslane extract, urea, aloe vera, panthenol, mild tensides, vitamin e, glycerine lip balm lanolin, beeswax, shea butter, avocado oil, cocoa butter, coconut oil, sunflower seed oil, vitamin e.
Darker Skin Tones Hyaluronic Serum: hyaluronic acid, lumicol, purslane extract.
Face Cream: purslane extract, skullcap, vitamin e, panthenol, squalane, shea butter, corn oil, glycerine.
Face Mask: kaolin, sweet almond oil, purslane extract, aloe vera, vitamin e, chamomile.
Super Anti-Aging Hand Cream: prickly pear extract, ceramides, biosaccharides, daisy extract, white lupine, mangosteen extract, quince extract. Purslane extract, hyaluronic acid, aloe vera, panthenol, vitamin e, almond oil, grape seed oil, shea butter, sunflower oil
The Better B Niacinamide Serum: niacinamide (vitamin b), ectoin, exopolysaccharides (marine plankton extract), glycerine, purslane extract, apricot kernel oil, panthenol, sunflower seed oil, vitamin e.
Super Anti-Aging Eye Cream: persian silk tree extract, white chestnut blossom extract, acacia gum, marine plankton extract, st. Paul’s wort extract, purslane extract, panthenol hyaluronic acid, squalane, red ginseng, ceramides, phytolipids, rape seed oil, mango seed oil, apricot kernel oil, sunflower seed oil, lecithin, shea butter, glycerine.
Brightening Serum: garden cress extract, ginseng, soy isoflavones, purslane extract, panthenol, silica, rice starch, allantoin, hyaluronic acid, glycerine, exopolysaccharides, optical pigments (iron oxide, titanium oxide).
Super Anti-Aging Serum: purslane extract, skullcap, hyaluronic acid, glutathione.
Anti-Aging Body Cream: grape seed oil, shea butter, purslane extract, glycerine, Indian almond, meadowfoam seed oil, olive oil, vitamin e, panthenol, black elderflower, edelweiss, chickpea seed extract, squalane, pure glacier water.
Super Anti-Aging Neck & Décolleté Cream: marula oil, barley, mangosteen, lemon balm, shea butter, purslane, glycerine, hyaluronic acid, panthenol, almond oil, daisy extract, sunflower oil, mango kernel oil, kombucha extract, chlorella, quince, prickly pear, biosaccharides, vegetable sterols, vitamin e, ceramides.
Super Anti-Aging Face Cream: shea butter, glycerine, purslane extract, olive oil, avocado oil, vitamin e, ceramides, hyaluronic acid, bistorta root, marine plankton extract, panthenol, squalane, sunflower seed oil, lecithin, phytolipids, teprenone.
Clarifying Mask: purslane extract, balloon vine, arginine, bistorta root extract, hyaluronic acid, sunflower oil, viper's bugloss, lentil seed extract, allantoin, zinc, panthenol, rape, jojoba oil, kaolin.
The Good C Vitamin C Serum: vitamin c thd, kakadu plum, vitamin c glucoside, olive leaf extract, zinc, aloe vera, purslane extract, apricot kernel oil, hyaluronic acid, glycerine, sunflower oil, vitamin e.
Repair Hair Mask: shea butter, panthenol, purslane extract, cationic hyaluronic acid, sunflower seed sprout extract, tara extract, green- and browne algae extract, lavender extract, hemisqualane.
Balancing Toner: purslane extract, panthenol, hyaluronic acid, beta-glucan, glutathione.
Anti-Pollution Drops: hyaluronic acid, exopolysaccharide (alteromonas ferment extract), cocoa seed extract, purslane extract, betaine.
Calming Serum: echium plantagineum, sunflower extract, balloon vine, purslane extract, sweet almond oil, glycerine, panthenol.
Anti-Aging Primer: pearl pigments, modified rice starch, sodium lactate, lactic acid, inositol, purslane extract, hyaluronic acid, vitamin b3, urea.
Enzyme Cleanser: maltodextrin, vitamin c, subtilisin, lipase, cellulose peeling particles.
Clarifying Face Cream: purslane extract, macadamia nut oil, vitamin c, vitamin e, vitamin b3, urea, balloon vine, grape seed oil, panthenol, arginine, zinc, allantoin, viper's bugloss, sunflower oil, bistorta root extract, rice starch.
Night Serum: purslane extract, hyaluronic acid, beta-glucan, cotton thistle extract, cassia alata leaf extract, tropical reed extract, poria cocos, plankton.
Hyaluronic Serum: hyaluronic acid, purslane extract.
Glow Drops: bistorta root extract, wild rose extract, hyaluronic acid, purslane extract, optical pigments (iron oxide, tin oxide and silicate mineral), sweet almond oil, glycerine, panthenol.