A type of Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA), glycolic acid effectively works on the upper layers of the skin to strip away dead skin cells. It also encourages skin to retain moisture, delivering hydration benefits. An ideal ingredient when treating hyperpigmentation, glycolic acid helps in reversing effects of sun damage. With its small molecular size, it penetrates skin easily, removing excess skin cells and making pores appear smaller. With its dual exfoliating and hydration properties, it provides better skin texture, brighter skin and reduced dark spots and wrinkles.
A member of the BHA (Beta Hydroxy Acid) family, salicylic acid is derived from the bark of the willow tree. Being oil-soluble, it has the ability to penetrate deep into the skin, pulling out dirt and excess sebum from pores, making it an effective treatment for acne. Being a natural anti-inflammatory, it also helps protect against future breakouts, calming skin and minimizing irritation making it suitable for sensitive skin.
Taraktogenos Kurzii Seed Oil
Extracted from seeds of the ‘chaulmoogra’ tree in India, Taraktogenos Kurzii seed oil has been historically used to treat various skin ailments. An excellent antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory agent, it contains an active ingredient called hydnocarpic acid with which helps in healing skin.
Magnolia Bark Extract
Derived from the bark of the magnolia tree and used in traditional Chinese medicine, magnolia bark extract is an effective anti-inflammatory. With two active substances – magnolol and honokoi, it helps in extending the skin’s youthful appearance by soothing skin and fighting free radicals.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Derived from apples through a fermentation process, apple cider vinegar or ACV has a naturally acidic pH that can help balance the pH levels of your skin, keeping it functioning optimally. Rich in malic acid, ACB gently exfoliates and unclogs pores, working well on acne-prone skin and reducing dark spots and hyperpigmentation.
Witch Hazel Water
Derived from a unique botanical, witch hazel water is known to shrink pores and ease inflammation. Its polyphenols help fight signs of early aging while making pores appear smaller, giving your skin a smooth, youthful look. A natural astringent, it gets rid of excessive oil and prevents bacteria growth, refining pores and giving your skin an even tone.
Niacinamide is the active form of vitamin B 3 and boosts of a wide range of skin benefits. It increases the antioxidant capacity of the skin, protecting it from free radicals and is an effective treatment for hyperpigmentation. It also boosts collagen production, keeping skin supple and healthy. With antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties, it helps combat acne, regulate oil production and shrink pores, making it one of the most effective and safe active ingredients.
Tocopheryl Acetate or naturally derived Vitamin E is a skin-nourishing agent. Found in vegetable oils and leafy greens, Vitamin E is an antioxidant that prevents damage to skin cells by fighting off free radicals. This helps protect from environmental aggressors. Vitamin E also has moisturizing and healing properties that strengthen skin barrier function and promote skin healing.
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