Babaria Snake Venom cream is a silky, luxurious facial cream that contains 4% SYN®-AKE, a synthesized peptide that’s found in the venom of temple viper snakes. It works to reduce fine lines and wrinkles by filling, smoothing and tightening the facial muscles, having a similar action as botox injections. It’s also one of the creams we’d most recommend, being ranked second in our top 5 best snake venom creams available.
In addition to it’s botox-like properties, it’s also rated SPF 15, giving your face protection from the sun’s harmful rays which play a significant factor in the ageing process. It’s also highly moisturising and is perfect for all skin types.
This Barbaria snake venom cream can be used on it’s own or with additional moisturising products as part of your current skin care regieme and produces the best results when used twice a day for a minimum of 28 days.
- Highly moisturising
- Leaves skin soft and smooth
- Suitable for most skin types
- Paraben Free
- Not tested on animals
- May cause irritation or break outs in those with extremely sensitive skin
- Packaging isn’t great, making the product feel cheap
Five Stars, 7 Mar. 2015
The unpoisonous venom!, 21 Jan. 2015
Absolutely gorgeous cream. I love the smell, the texture and the effect! A few of my friends and family have commented on the difference in my skin and have asked what am I doing differently. I love it and shall keep on ordering ! Great stuff!
Five Stars, 18 Sept. 2014
Super! I love it!!
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It has a light, pleasant scent that has hints of lavander. It’s not a strong, overpowering scent, so isn’t all that noticeable after it has been applied to and fully absorbed by the skin.
The cream has a silky-texture that feels luxurious and isn’t too sticky or oily. It’s very easy to apply and is aborbed well by the skin, leaving no residue or white marks behind on the skin after application.
Highly moisturising thanks to ingredients including shea butter, pentylene glycol and glcerin, it will keep your skin looking and feeling soft and smooth all day long. For people with dry skin, you may find it beneficial to use the cream along with additional moisturising products, however for most people Babaria snake venom cream should be adequate on it’s own.
Apply the cream to your face and next twice a day after cleansing, once in the morning and once at night. Once applied, massage the cream into your skin in a circular motion until it has been fully absorbed. For the best results, it’s recommended that the cream be used for a minimum of 28 consecutive days.
In addition to it’s SYN®-AKE content, Babaria snake venom cream includes the following ingredients:
Glycerin: It’s a humectant, which means that it helps the skin to retain and lock-in water, helping to keep the skin moisturised. Glycerin is particularly useful at drawing moisture into the layer layers of the skin, where the water is typically lossed quicker than in the upper layers
Pentylene Glycol: Another humectan, Pentylene Glycol helps the skin to better retain and hold water, helping to keep the skin moisturised. It’s also particular helpful at moisture-binding and is know to possess anti-microbial properties
Shea Butter: Rich in both essential fatty acids and Vitamins, including Vitamin A and E, Shea Butter is great for the skin as well as highly moisturising. It’s particular useful for treating dry skin, eczema and a range of other skin conditions. In addition to it’s moisturising abilities, it’s also known for it’s anti-inflammatory properties
Dimethicone: A silicon-based polymer that is a common ingredient in cosmetics, Dimethicone is an anti-foaming agent, skin protectant and skin moisturiser, working to lock in water to the skin
Tocopheryl Acetate: A form of Vitamin E, Tocopheryl acetate is a natural skin-conditioning agent and powerful antioxidant
Butylated Hydroxytoluene (BHT): Used primarily as a preservative, BHT is also know to be a powerful antioxidant that has anti-viral properties that work to help protect the skin from harmful infections
Citric Acid: Has a range of skin benefits, including helping to even out skin tone, unclog pores, repair skin after sun damage, helps to reduce fine lines and wrinkles and is also particular helpful for acne-prone skin