Acetyl hexapeptide-1: is a synthetic peptide composed of the amino acids alanine, arginine, histidine, leucine, phenylalanine and tryptophan. It helps skin better defend itself from environmental aggressors by virtue of a calming effect. This peptide can also help promote a visibly more even skin tone by playing a role in how melanin moves through skin.
Squalane: is produced from Squalene which is an organic compound naturally found in Olive Oil. The hydrogenation of Squalene results in Squalane Oil-Olive, a more stable product. This product is known to be a highly effective emollient and moisturizer. Beauty companies originally sourced squalane from sharks, but our olive-based version is just as effective without harming ocean life. Has a powerful hydrating action and penetrates into the deepest layer of your skin. Skin-softening and soothing effects on the skin help reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Besides its anti-aging effects, it helps maintain healthy skin and helps to increase the water capacity of the skin. Squalane is rapidly absorbed and spreads easily over the skin surface without leaving an oily or greasy feeling. Squalane is a natural part of human skin and plays an important role in the repair of damaged skin.
Jojoba Oil:The perfect skin balancing oil. Provides an easy glide, un-clogs pores(!), doesn't go rancid, and delivers skin cell strengthening fatty acids along with a full spectrum of vitamin E compounds deep into the skin for a therapeutic and rejuvenating massage experience.
Ubiquinone (Coq10): Potent antioxidant. Can significantly reduce the appearance of aged skin and wrinkles. Has been found to improve appearance of aged skin. Potent moisturizer as liposomes can penetrate into skin minimizing water-loss.
Evening primrose oil: is rich in (omega-6) fatty acids, including linoleic acid (LA) gamma linoleic acid (GLA). The human body uses LA to produce GLA, which helps maintain stratum corneum cohesion and reduce transepidermal water loss. Evening primrose high level of antioxidants counteract the detrimental effects of oxidation in living tissue. Reduces fine lines, lightens dark circles around the eyes. Evens out skin tone and heals blemishes, hydrates extremely dry skin, decreases fine lines and wrinkles making skin look younger. Helps in repairing the skin cells, gives elasticity to the skin thus giving a firmer skin. The GLA of primrose oil can help eczema. It helps in relieving the inflammation, itching, oozing and flaking due to eczema. Reduces clogging of pores: Few essential fatty acids present in primrose oil helps in reducing the risk of clogged pores formation and development of lesions. It also cures the inflammation due to rosacea by controlling the use of nutrients in the skin cells and producing prostaglandins. It has anti-aging properties reducing early ageing. It makes the skin reproduce new skin cells, lightens dark circles making them look younger and less tired, helps in smoothing the rough skin, and rejuvenates the skin. Several human trials have demonstrated its efficacy in treating inflammation, eczema, itching, and scaliness. More than 20 randomized, controlled studies have evaluated the effects of gamma linoleic acid on skin, and the majority of data suggests that GLA application enhances the epidermal barrier. Because of its ability to dilute sebum production, evening primrose oil is good at calming acne flare-ups, while at the same time hydrating skin. The astringent properties of the plant's juice can soothe skin irritations and inflammations.
Rosehip Seed Oil: is primarily harvested from the seeds of Chilean rose bushes and has become very popular in skincare for its antioxidant rich properties. Packed with fatty acids and vitamins, rosehip is diligent in fading dark spots while delivering balanced hydration. Its light, non-greasy texture and highly absorbent nature makes it an excellent component in facial formulas that aim to restore elasticity and protect the skin.
MSM: has been present in the oceans, soil, and atmosphere of the Earth for eons. Organic sulfur (MSM) occurs naturally in the human body. It actually makes up 5% of the human body and is essential for every organ, cell, tissue, hormone, enzyme, antibody, and function found in the body. This whole food is a beautifying mineral, and contributes to hair, skin, nail, and joint renewal and health. Bio-available, MSM must be continually replenished for optimal youth, nutrition and health.
Grapeseed oil: is a gentle, light and highly therapeutic carrier oil pressed from the seeds of grapes. It is high in antioxidants and moisturizing fatty acids that improve the overall quality of the skin.
Directions: Dab around eyes, forehead and cheek area. Can be used as an all over face treatment. Safe to use morning and night. Can be used under makeup.