What is the 12 Week Challenge?

Inspired by the #NoMakeUp trend gaining momentum in popular culture, the Nimue 12 Week Challenge demonstrates how our highly effective and scientifically formulated products help women achieve the skin results they desire, so they feel confident enough not to have to wear foundation every day. After all, flawless skin is all the make-up you need!

Using the 12 Week kit tailored to your specific skin classification, 4 professional treatments* and the wisdom of your skin therapist, the Nimue 12 Week Challenge will transform your skin and reveal a renewed complexion**.

In week 13 you will have the confidence to go foundation-free. Your skin will speak for itself.

*Treatments sold separately
**Subject to a skin analysis at a participating Nimue salon.

How does it work?

Start by going for a skin analysis at one of our participating salons. You can find your nearest one here. Whether your skin is Environmentally Damaged, Hyperpigmented, Problematic or Interactive, there are products in the Nimue range to tackle each concern.

Purchase the 12 Week Challenge kit for the recommended selling price of R 3 800 (Valued at R 4360)

Use the products as per the instructions from your skin therapist and book your 4 professional treatments* at the recommended intervals. We recommend following the instructions to the ’T’. As you progress, you will start to see visible changes.

*Treatments sold separately

Upload your Before and After pictures to see your progress here. Or share your journey and experiences with us and other 12 Week participants on our social media platforms.

In week 13 you will have the confidence to go foundation-free. Your skin will speak for itself.

Why do I need to go to a salon?

The 12 Week Challenge is a transformative process for your skin at a deeper level, with advanced and concentrated formulas working to restore your skin health and visibly improve all problem areas.

You need to go to a participating salon to do a free skin analysis. It is recommended to have this done by a professional in order to ascertain your skin type and discuss your skin concerns, so they can tailor-make a regimen to suit your individual needs.

This will ensure that you get the best results from your 12 Week Challenge kit have the best products to suit your skin type, preventing damage and saving money in the long run. After all, investing in your skin will reap rewards now and into the future.

“Flawless skin doesn’t happen by accident, it happens by appointment.”

What is in the 12 Week Challenge kit?

Each 12 Week Challenge box will include the following:

  • 8 x retail products based on your skin analysis
  • A guide on how to use each of the products

In order to get the best results, you will need to combine your
retail products with 4 professional treatments during the
duration of the 12 Week Challenge.

Each kit is color coded based on skin classification

You and your salon therapist will sign a contract when you
purchase a 12 Week Challenge kit, agreeing to the
terms and conditions of the challenge.

What are the different skin classifications?

The salon doing your skin analysis will ensure you are using the correct 12 Week Challenge kit for your skin type:

1) Environmentally damaged:
Premature ageing or photo ageing resulting from a history of cumulative exposure to environmental factors.

2) Hyperpigmented:
Skin that presents an uneven skin colour influenced by internal and external factors.

3) Problematic:
Classified as skin with oiliness, breakouts, enlarged pores and congestion.

4) Interactive:
Suitable for skins that manifest temporary sensitisation due to ill health, medication and skin resurfacing procedures.