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This skin care line was designed by a nurse and is formulated to combat skin issues caused by DNA changes as a result of illness and medication.

Virginia Lowman
Oct, 14, 2015

You often don't think about the effect that illness or prescribed medication has on the skin until you or someone you know are faced with addressing it. Patent skin care inventor and former nurse, Vincene Parrinello is a 24-year cancer survivor, who knows first hand that patients often experience a myriad of skin issues as a result of undergoing chemo or other forms of treatment during illness or prolonged hospital stays. Using her background in nursing and age-old wellness secrets originating in European apothecaries, Vinni developed Sea Active Skin Care, under the belief that the solutions to health concerns can come from nature, stating:

"It takes care and respect for nature's chemistry to formulate pure, effective skincare products that will nurture our skin, spirit and life. We took what appeared to be ordinary ingredients from land and sea, blending them with other fabulous ingredients and created an extraordinary skin care line."

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Sea Active Skin Care was designed with the consumer's health in mind. After battling breast cancer, Vinni sought out natural ingredients that would deliver results without sacrificing efficacy that would benefit and rejuvenate her "immune compromised" skin. Under the trademarked "genuinely natural" slogan, the line boasts a variety of products that run the skin care gamut—from cleansers to serums and creams and is chock-full-of skin-loving ingredients like botanically derived hyaluronic acid to seal in moisture. But the star ingredient in the line is Biogenic Seaweed Antioxidant Broth (BSA Broth).

Parinelli prides herself on "synergistically blending ingredients for the ultimate skincare experience." Not only is the line natural and holistic, but the skincare menu offering on the Sea Active website also customers to shop collections curated by skincare concerns ranging from oily/acne prone, normal/dry, fine lines/wrinkles, or the Bright, Sunny Days Ahead Collection which focuses on skincare for those who are undergoing radiation and chemotherapy.

The range retails online at seaactiveskincare.com