Behind the Bottle
A Q&A with the insiders behind your favorite brands.
Francine E. Porter
Francine founded Osmotics Corporation in 1993 to develop cutting edge new cosmeceutical treatments for skin and hair. Osmotics' innovative line of anti-aging skincare and hair care products is recognized worldwide for such cosmeceutical breakthroughs as Blue Copper 5 and FNS. Their products combine patented delivery technologies with scientifically proven ingredients, to create the most advanced and effective treatments on the market.
1). How did you get started in this industry?
I have endured skin sensitivity from the age of 14. As a result, I have made a personal commitment to developing the purest and most effective skin care products available. We actually started at our kitchen table with the concept and development of the first transdermal (Vitamin C) patch for wrinkles.
2). What is your star product or biggest breakthrough?
Blue Copper 5.
3). Who/What inspires you?
4). Be honest, what beauty products do you use regularly other than your own?
The original Marc Jacobs fragrance and Tom Ford lip colors.
5). Imagine the future of the beauty industry and give us your prediction of what's to come.
Cosmeceutical products will become more efficacious thus reducing the need for surgery and more invasive procedures.
6). Give our customers a beauty insider tip:
As we mature - less is more when it comes to foundation.
6.5). In 140 characters or less, give us a beauty tip to Tweet and tell us where to follow you.
Proven technology for healthy, ageless skin @Osmotics
7). Extra Credit: Write personal reviews for some of the individual products in your line.
Age Prevention Sheer Tint SPF 45: What I love about this product is it has a Daily Broad Spectrum UVA/UVB protection. Prevents signs of photo aging, and has an oil free tint enhances natural skin tone with a sheer wash of color.