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Commonly referred to as “Botox in a jar” because it’s believed to inhibit the release of neurotransmitters and relax the facial muscles- thus reducing expression lines and wrinkles. One study published in the International Journal of Cosmetic Science did show a 10% concentration of Argireline to reduce wrinkles by 30% over a 30-day period.
Ascorbyl glucoside is a stable form of vitamin C combined with glucose. When properly formulated and absorbed into skin, it breaks down to ascorbic acid (pure vitamin C). It functions as an antioxidant and works well with other replenishing and antioxidant ingredients to preserve key substances skin needs to look smoother, brighter, and younger.
The Avena Sativa Kernel Extract, otherwise known as Oat Kernel Extract, comes from the oat plant which has been known for centuries as a relief for irritants and in some ways can be used as an exfoliate. The oat plant is rich in B1, B2 & Vitamin D. Vitamin D plays a role in increasing skin cell metabolism while the B vitamins help with circulation and maintain glowing skin tones.
Beta-glucan is the soluble fiber found in the cell walls of oat kernels. Oat has a long history of safe use in providing fast, temporary relief of itching and pain associated with minor skin irritations, has reported to improve the appearance of smoother skin and has helped wound healing.
Caprylic mainly works as an emollient and dispersing agent . As an emollient, it both quickly penetrates the surface to condition the skin/hair, and provides a lightweight and non-greasy barrier of lubrication. As a dispersing agent, it helps enhance the delivery of vitamins, pigments and other active ingredients contained in our proudcts so that they become evenly spread out and fully absorbed by the skin.
In vitro tests on skin samples and sections of human skin have shown topical application can help restore skin and contribute to a healthier, smoother look and feel. This non-fragrant plant oil also appears to stimulate pathways in skin that lead to greater moisture retention.
Euphrasia Officinalis Extract is known for its astringent properties that account for its usefulness as a topical treatment for under-eye puffiness and dark circles. It counteracts inflammation and reduces mucous drainage, thanks to its high levels of iridoid glycosides, flavonoids, and tannins.
Dicaprylyl Carbonate is an emollient. It spreads easily and makes skin feel soft to the touch without leaving any oily residue. In addition, it helps other ingredients penetrate the skin better.
Octisalate acts as an active sunscreen ingredient, Octisalate is an organic compound used as an ingredient in sunscreens and cosmetics to absorb the full range of UVB rays from the sun.
Promotes Collagen Production Which Increases The Skin’s Firmness While Reducing Fine Lines & Wrinkles., Protects Against Free Radical Damage From Environmental Pollutants, UV Radiation & Lifestyle Factors Such As An Unhealthy Diet, Smoking & Excessive Alcohol Consumption.
This power packed treatment delivers the most advanced peptides, antioxidants and a growth factor activating plant extract to immediately improve skin health while revealing a firmer, years younger appearance.
Sodium Hyaluronate is proven to enhance the appearance of dry or damaged skin by reducing flaking and restoring suppleness. Sodium Hyaluronate can replace some of the water lost in the dermis, and potentially fight wrinkles and other signs of aging.