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natural skin care alternatives to synthetic ingredients
We believe green beauty can be just as age-defying as conventional formulations, and we exhaustively research and formulate our products for the best results possible. Biotechnology harnesses the power of nature to create products that leave synthetics in the dust. So you don’t have to compromise to get the powerful ingredients recommended by skincare experts: ours come from plants.
Alpha Hydroxy Acids
It’s in: Resurfacing Mask
Source: We use use multiple sources of AHAs, like: Hibiscus Flowers, Fermented Rice, Fruit Acids, and Sugar Acids.
Provides: AHAs provide gentle chemical exfoliation to prevent the buildup of dead skin cells on the surface of the skin to reveal a younger, brighter looking complexion
It’s in: Retionic Nutrient Face Oil
Source: We use Rose Hip Oil as a natural form of retinol, thanks to its content of Vitamin A. It also contains trans-retinoic acid, which is actually a Vitamin A derivative, not Vitamin A itself.
Provides: Retinol helps target visible signs of aging by keeping skin hydrated, evening skin tone, and smoothing the look of wrinkles for a healthy, glowing complexion.
It’s in: Clarifying Spot Solution
Source: We use salicylic acid from white willow bark, meadowsweet, and wintergreen.
Provides: Naturally occurring salicylic acid provides gentle chemical exfoliation to reveal a brighter, smoother looking complexion.
It’s in: Repairative Moisturizer
Source: We use dual weight hyaluronic acid from fermented plants.
Provides: Most hyaluronic acids are too large to penetrate the skin barrier, dual weight hyaluronic acid provides intense moisture to plump and firm the look of the skin.
It’s in: Beautifying Face Oil
Source: We use squalane from olives.
Provides: Squalane is clinically proven to be non-irritating, making it great for people with sensitive skin conditions.