STEVIA REBAUDIANA POWDER
Derived from the all-natural Stevia rebaudiana leaf, most people already know the great taste this ingredient provides as a sugar substitute.
Its properties also extend to skincare, providing gentle and effective skin conditioning. Enriched with skin-friendly components such as protein and calcium, it may assist in reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles on the face
PYRUS MALUS (APPLE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Apple fruit extract takes the power of apples and provides a variety of skin-related benefits.
It is an antioxidant and a natural source of malic acid which allows for firmer, smoother, younger looking skin. Malic acid is a fruit acid that helps in the exfoliation process of removing dead skin cells and helps to balance and brighten uneven skin tone and pigment while promoting the production of new skin cells.
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL
Olive oil has strong moisturizing properties due to its fatty acid profile;
it is high in oleic acid, a monounsaturated omega-9 fatty acid, which makes it very rich, and also very stable. When topically applied on the skin, it can help healing very dry skin by providing a long-term adhesion to the skin.
When formulated into topical skincare,
Rosemary oil is a powerful astringent that can help with combating excess skin sebum. It also improves the loss of skin hydration and elasticity.
FRAGARIA ANANASSA (STRAWBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
Strawberry fruit remains a favorite among many skincare enthusiasts thanks to its pleasant fragrance and its wealth of positive benefits.
Packed with skin-friendly nutrients and antioxidants, this powerhouse extract delivers a high degree of moisturising and conditioning. Containing lots of vitamin C and ellagic acids, it can also be used to nourish and soothe the skin while reducing the appearance of fine lines and dark age spots. Many people also recommend strawberry fruit extract for its anti-acne properties thanks to its natural anti-inflammatory properties and salicylic acid.
FUCUS VESICULOSUS (BLADDERWRACK) EXTRACT*
This extract is a type of seaweed, popular both in dietary circles as well as the skincare and cosmetic industries.
Studies suggest multiple skincare benefits including anti-inflammatory properties, skin soothing, moisturizing and antioxidant due to its polyphenols content. A natural source of vitamins A, C, and E, it may also provide anti-aging and skin recovery properties as the extract can reduce skin thickness while improving the mechanical/ elastic properties of the skin.
BAMBUSA ARUNDINACEA (BAMBOO) LEAF EXTRACT
Found all over the world, bamboo is a versatile plant with a wide range of cosmetic applications.
Its primary advantage comes thanks to its skin conditioning properties. With amino acids and other essential minerals, this extract can help lower the amount of damaging free radicals which may enter the cell membranes of the skin. Additionally, flavonoids allow the skin to better circulate antioxidants which can reduce skin inflammation. All of these components come together to help protect the skin, improve circulation, and increase blood flow for anti-aging results.
PSEUDOALTEROMONAS FERMENT EXTRACT
Better known as antarcticine, this cosmetic ingredient is actually a strain of bacteria.
It is traced back to a very specific location from mud on Antarctica’s King George Island. As a peptide (a protein derivative), this beneficial bacteria assists in providing anti-aging benefits when applied to the skin. Studies have suggested that use of this extract can help revamp the body's elastin and collagen production. It also allows the skin to better retain moisture and reduce the appearance of fine lines and crow's feet. Its regenerative properties are the secret behind this ingredient's skin-healing potential.
TRITICUM VULGARE(WHEAT) SEED EXTRACT
TRITICUM VULGARE(WHEAT) SEED EXTRACT
The omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids promote improved nutrient absorption to brighten complexion and condition the skin. It can also help to protect the skin from contaminants and free radicals. As this extract comes from wheat, it is not recommended for people with any type of gluten allergy or sensitivity.
TRITICUM VULGARE (WHEAT) GERM OIL
Predominantly rich in vitamin E, Riticum vulgare (wheat germ) oil provides excellent antioxidant capacity in topical anti-aging formulations as it nourishes and prevents loss of moisture from the skin
Predominantly rich in vitamin E, Riticum vulgare (wheat germ) oil provides excellent antioxidant capacity in topical anti-aging formulations as it nourishes and prevents loss of moisture from the skin. Additionally, a high level of several B vitamins – particularly B6 – distinguishes wheat germ oil as a highly effective anti-aging ingredient. Nutrients like magnesium and potassium work to keep the skin protected from harsh environmental factors while diminishing the appearance of fine lines. Its restorative properties also promote tissue regeneration to help revitalise old or tired looking skin.
CURCUMA LONGA (TURMERIC) EXTRACT
Turmeric (Curcuma longa), a commonly used spice throughout the world, has been shown to exhibitanti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and antioxidant properties.
This is due to the presence of Curcuminoids which consist of curcumin demethoxycurcumin, 5’-methoxycurcumin, and dihydrocurcumin, which are found to be natural antioxidants. Regular use of the Turmeric extract in topical skincare may help to revive dull skin, providea more even skin tone and a brighter complexion.