Deionized Water - Carrier, it is primarily used as a solvent in cosmetics and personal care products to help dissolve ingredients in preparations. It also forms emulsions in which the oil and water components of the product are combined to form creams and lotions. Lastly, it helps to hydrate skin.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice (Aloe)*- A plant extract that soothes, heals, firms, and nourishes the skin and tissues with nutrients of vitamin E and C. Contains calming and restorative properties.
Glycerin and Globularia Cordifolia Callus Culture Extract Resistem™(Plant Stem Cells)- is a stem cell-based, anti-aging bodyguard. Produced by plant cell culture, it offers various benefits pertaining to sustainability, safety, quality, and sourcing. By mimicking defenses produced by hormesis, Resistem boosts skin’s ability to fight against pro-aging agents and regenerate itself, protecting skin stem cells and stimulating sirtuin-1. In vivo, Resistem reduces micro-inflammation and redness, evening-out the complexion and enhancing skin’s translucency and radiance.
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba Seed Oil* - Obtained from the seed of the jojoba plant. Studies show that it improves the feel of skin and provides a long-acting, 24-hour skin hydration effect. It contains potent beneficial ingredients, vitamin E, vitamin B complex, silicon, chromium, copper, zinc and amino acids. It also protects against environmental damage and reduces inflammation. It softens, hydrates, and mimics the skin’s natural sebum and allows ingredients to have more rapid absorption. Non-comedogenic.
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil (Argan Oil*) - It has naturally occurring Vitamin E antioxidant which has moisturizing and skin nourishment abilities. It is a hydrating oil comprised of essential fatty acids, including Omega oils, Linoleic acid, and Oleic acid. These properties combined possess anti-aging benefits. Argan oil contains a polyphenol reported to help skin cells turnover, which is excellent for anti-aging. It protects elasticity and reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract* - It is used due to the high content of vitamins, polyphenols, tannins, minerals, and polysaccharides that deeply hydrate and have potent anti-inflammatory benefits. It also creates a layer on your skin that acts as a barrier to attract and keep moisture in.
Dimethyl Sulfone (MSM) - It Is necessary to both collagen and keratin because it inhibits the breakdown of collagen and helps form the connective tissue in the skin to help to keep the skin smooth and youthful. A naturally occurring, organic form of sulfur that also enhances the absorption of nutrients. It helps to improve skin clarity.
Vinca Major Extract(Periwinkle)*- Produces two potent alkaloids, vinblastine and vincristine, that are used to treat cancers. It can also help reduce swelling (inflammation) and have a drying astringent effect on the tissues.
Carbomer (Ceramide Complex) - Vegetable-derived lipid concentrate consisting of a multi-lamellar system with ceramides, cholesterol, free fatty acids, and phytosphingosine that resemble the structure of the lipid barrier of the skin. It helps to improve the appearance of aged skin with its deep moisturizing effects and supply of ceramides (skin-identical lipids). It also promotes enhanced delivery and exchange of skin lipids while restoring the protective barrier function of the skin.
Matrixyl™ 3000 - Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-1 and Palmitoyl Tripeptide 7 are combined to create a super peptide proven to restore the skin’s metabolism of youth by boosting the growth of the connective tissues and naturally increasing the production of collagen in the skin. When the production of collagen is increased, the skin can heal and rejuvenate itself and aid in the reduction of fine lines.
Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5 (SYN®-COLL) - It is a tripeptide (multiple organic bound amino acids), which stimulates collagen synthesis to provide support and structure to the skin, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles as it helps to improve the underlying skin structure.
Polysorbate 20 - This oil is derived from Lauric acid, which is a combination of coconut oil and Laurel tree extracts. It's used as an emulsifier in creams and lotions and will stabilize essential or fragrance oils in water. It is used in cosmetics and skincare as a surfactant, emulsifier, and fragrance ingredient. It can serve as a dispersing agent and mix oil and water, act as a lubricator, and have soothing effects on the skin.
Hyalurosmooth™* is a natural, botanically derived high molecular weight polysaccharide from the seeds of the Indian plant Cassia angustifolia. It has a dual activity. The polysaccharides form a protective film on the skin that strongly binds water and fills up fine lines. By providing intense moisturization the skin is additionally plumped up, which adds to reducing fine lines and wrinkles and smoothing of the skin surface. As a result of the smoother surface, light reflection is also improved, leading to increased skin radiance. Botanical Hyaluronic Acid . It also can hold up to 1000x its weight in water. It offers immediate hydration and resistance to electrolytes. Polysaccharides form a protective barrier on the skin that binds water and plumps up the skin reducing fine lines for a smoother, firmer surface, while light reflection is also improved, leading to increased skin radiance. It is also used as a thickener and stabilizer, and functions as a texturizing agent with non-sticky, non-stringy, and smooth feel. It is VEGAN, COSMOS & Nature approved.
Centella Asiatica Extract (Gotu Kola)* - An ancient multi-tasking herb is known for its reparative and soothing properties. It is rich in antioxidants and contains saponins which improve the appearance of the skin. Known for its ability to reduce the appearance of scars, wrinkles, and other blemishes. In particular, it inhibits the accumulation of scar tissue.
Boswellia Serrata Oil (Frankincense Essential Oil)*- Recent studies show it has a powerful action that may not only provide health benefits but reduce oily skin and the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It naturally helps the skin to appear smoother and softer. It also helps to give a more even skin tone and lessen skin redness. One of the best herbs to cure arthritis and reduce inflammation and has a warming, healing effect on sore joints.
Euphrasia Officinalis Extract (Eyebright)* - Contains flavonoids and tannins that have antioxidant benefits and protect skin from premature fine lines and wrinkles. It also helps decrease inflammation and has anti-bacterial, astringent qualities that help tighten skin and shrink pores, giving a fresh taught appearance. It is effective yet gentle.
Ganoderma Lucidum Extract(Reishi)* It is used in traditional Chinese medicine to promote longevity. It helps soothe skin and reduce the look of redness while promoting cell reparation. It contains a high content of polysaccharides responsible for the skin's natural ability to hydrate and retain water, and which is imperative to skin repair and renewal. This extract also helps reduce skin inflammation, puffiness, wrinkles, and free radical damage while promoting cell regeneration.
Glycyrrhiza Glabra Root Extract (Licorice Root Extract)* - An extract from licorice which has clinically been proven to help lighten skin tone and fade blemishes.
Sodium PCA - A naturally-occurring humectant derived from the amino acid proline that is found in the skin. It is hygroscopic, with the ability to absorb moisture from the air while binding moisture to cells, and holds several times its weight in water. It is a humectant that increases skin’s firmness. A high-performance humectant recommended for delicate and sensitive skin.
Sodium Lactate(Lactic Acid)- Vegan, Non Gmo, Gluten free- A sodium salt of lactic acid found in the stratum corneum of the skin and a naturally occurring humectant used as a moisturizer. It is the result of natural fermentation of sugar. It also has slight skin-lightening effects and functions as a preservative enhancer, buffering agent, and a humectant moisturizer.
Carrageenan - also known as Irish Moss, Chondrus Crispus is a red seaweed found in the cold waters of the Atlantic. It is used in cosmetics as a safe and natural thickening agent and is safe for all skin types!
Equisetum Arvense Extract(Horsetail)- Rebuilds collagen fibers. An herb in skincare products for improving circulation and rejuvenating the connective tissue. Rich in minerals.
Geranium Maculatum Extract (Wild Geranium)*-It heals skin disorders and treats skin inflammation. It is an excellent astringent and helps to tighten and tone sagging skin. It helps to regulate sebum secretion and nourished skin cells. It is very effective in lightening scars and blemishes. It helps hydrate the skin and provide UV protection. It offers skin anti-oxidant protection, which steers off free radicals from attacking healthy skin cells and degenerating them. It also promotes skin cell renewal and proper blood circulation.
Taraxacum Officinale Extract (Dandelion) - It contains potent antioxidants: High in Vitamin C, a powerful antioxidant, and Dandelions that contain potassium, calcium, magnesium, and phosphorus. High in Vitamin A, B6, C, and K, which help support the skin's functions and help fight free radicals. It also has Antifungal and Germicidal benefits
Aspartic Acid - By building skin cell DNA, L-aspartic acid helps regenerate new, healthy skin cells. Amino acids are versatile ingredients that are a good addition to other active skin care ingredients such as antioxidants, plant extracts and omega fatty acids. Applied topically it helps to improve all skin types and are suitable for all ages, especially if you are looking to reduce the signs of aging.
Camellia Sinensis Leaf (Green Tea)* Loaded with antioxidants that fight free radicals and the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, inflammation, and bacteria. It will repair, calm, rejuvenate, and shield the skin while adding long-term benefits. Several scientific studies show it protects against environmental stressors and neutralizes the damage done by exposure to UV rays.
Fucus Vessiculossus (Bladderwrack)* - Is a brown seaweed marine algae. It is an active antioxidant and detoxifying agent. Its high mineral content acts as a shield against damaging environmental agents, boosts skin's natural defense system, and helps get rid of toxins. It is also known for its water-binding properties, maintaining moisture levels, and the preservation of your skin, leaving it smooth, soft, and youthful. Some studies show it increases the production of collagen by 228% while retinol increases only 190%. When added to skincare products, it reduces wrinkle depth, corrects small imperfections, and improves skin texture. It improves cell energy, increases circulation, and aids in preventing capillary fragility. It has carotene, selenium, zinc, and vitamins A, C, and E giving it anti-aging and anti-inflammatory benefits.
Ginkgo Biloba* - It contains quercetin, a natural flavonoid and an antioxidant with anti-inflammatory properties. In clinical studies, ginkgo Biloba used three times a day greatly decreased the development of vitiligo (the loss of pigmentation in the skin) and re-pigmented skin in some of the study subjects. It is also found to improve skin protection from UVB rays and improve the production of collagen, which helps to keep the skin firm and youthful.
Amino acid complex - It has anti-aging moisturizing effects as it has the same composition as amino acids in the stratum corneum. An amino acid complex that plays a vital role in helping skin be moisturized by providing nutrition to the cells and activating fibroblasts: Arginine, Aspartic Acid, Glycine, Alanine, Serine, Valine, Isoleucine, Proline, Threonine, Histidine, Phenylalanine,
EPE9010 (Phenoxyethanol + Ethylhexyglycerin) - It has a long history of effective preservation, and its safety has been extensively documented on human health. Based on available data, the CIR Expert Panel has concluded that Ethylhexyl-glycerin, is safe for use in Cosmetic Care products marketed in Europe according to the general provisions of the Cosmetics Regulation of the European Union. It is considered one of the most effective and safe preservatives on the market. Phenoxyethanol is an ingredient that is approved worldwide in skincare.
A gentle, non-irritating preservative. One of the few that does not release formaldehyde. It kills bacteria and stabilizes formulas, extending their shelf life. A disinfectant and antiseptic used as a preservative instead of paraben. (Only 1% used in this formulation).
Certified Organic ingredients(*) Made with 70% Certified Organic Ingredients, 12% Botanical Hyaluronic Acid (Cassia Angustifolia), 5% Vitamin C% an 3% Snap-8 peptide