Ingredient Glossary

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Apricot Kernel Oil
Light but rich oil is non-greasy and readily absorbs into the skin. Extremely nourishing, and high in Vitamin A and E. Softens and smooths rough, dry, cracked skin, and very effective for healing irritated skin.




ArgirelineĀ®
Known as an alternative to Botox. Argireline works to decrease the deep wrinkles around the eyes, mouth, and forehead by inhibiting the reactions that cause muscles to contract or move, like smiling, or frowning.




Arnica Montana
Used to treat bruises, heal wounds, and reduce inflammation.

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Butylene Glycol
Holds and retains moisture to keep skin in good condition.

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Chenopodium Quinoa Seed Extract
Extract of the seeds of Chenopodium quinoa to help maintain good condition of the skin.




Cyclomethicone
Used as a blending agent to help oils absorb into the skin in order to leave a silky-smooth feel to the skin.

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Ethylhexylglycerin
Safe vegetable glycerin derived from plants and used to give firmness to skincare products.

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Glycolic Acid
Removes dry skin cells and leaves skin with a smooth youthful appearance.

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Hyaluronic Acid
Natureā€™s super moisturizer with high capacity to quench thirsty skin and keep it looking fresh and hydrated.

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Isoparaffin C13-14
Emollient that gives skin a soft and smooth feeling.

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Jojoba Oil
Conditions all skin types and is non comedogenic, meaning it won't clog pores. It's similar to your skin's sebum and restores your skin's pH balance.

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Laureth-7
Emulsifier used in skin care products to help with even distribution on the skin.




Lauroyl Proline
Activates lipolysis in order to stop fat from growing and recycle it into cellular energy. Helps to protect skin from harmful external factors.

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Oil of Kumquat
Antioxidant to help fight free radicals and promote collagen production.





Olive Oil Castile
Exceptional moisturizer with antioxidants to help protect the skin and keep it smooth and supple.

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Rose Hip Seed Oil
Moisturizer that combats dryness, reduces wrinkles and delays the aging of skin. Crows' feet and fine lines are less noticeable with regular use.

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Palmitoyl Oligopeptide
Encourages the production of collagen upon initial contact with the skin. Especially helps dry or sun damaged skin as it improves elasticity to minimize wrinkles and fine lines.




Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-3
This peptide acts as a messenger to renew and repair the skin, as well as improving elasticity to minimize fine lines and wrinkles.




Pentapeptide-3
Amino acid that works to reduce the appearance of wrinkles by stimulating collagen production and elastin.




Phenoxyethanol
A colorless liquid used as a preservative for protecting skin care products from spoilage.




Polyacrylamide

Used as a binder to hold skin care products together and stable.





Purified Water
Water from which chemicals are removed.

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Seaweed Extracts Contains skin boosting vitamins and minerals to detoxify and clarify the skin. Keeps pores clean and free of excess oil.



Sorbitan Laurate
Helps to distribute skin care product evenly on the skin.



Squalane
Squalane is rich in antioxidants and completely penetrates the skin. Antioxidants help prevent UV damage, age spots and sign pigmentation.

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Tripeptide
Protein that helps repair skin from paraben and free radical damage. The breakdown of collagen causes a signal to skin that it is damaged and needs to make new collagen. The application of peptides prevent improper cell communication to the skin.

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Vegetable Glycerin
Helps relieve dry skin by drawing water from the lower skin layers. Often used to treat psoriasis, burns, and rashes.




Vitamin A Palmitate
Emollient used to increase collagen, help the skin hold moisture without clogging pores, and provide radiant, younger looking skin.




Vitamin K1
Effective for fading dark circles and puffiness under the eye and minimizing the appearance of broken capillaries.

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