Brighten & Restore Complex (Natures Retinol Alternative)
Multifaceted workhorse product that gives antioxidant protection; inhibits lipid peroxidation; mitigates damage caused by UV exposure; stimulates collagen production; brightens by inhibiting melanogenesis; and gives skin a hydrated, healthy looking glow. All this in a product suitable for the most sensitive skin.
A FEW KEY Ingredients & Benefits:
Bukuchiol (Babchi) Oil: Natures (Non irritating) Retinol Alternative. Clinical research shows after 12 weeks treatment (2xs daily) with 5% Babchi, significant improvement in lines and wrinkles, pigmentation, elasticity, firmness and overall reduction in environmental damage was observed. Results were comparable to 5% Retinol with no irritation.
Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate (Vitamin C Ester): Non irritating stable Vitamin C Ester with potent antioxidant activity. Mitigates the damaging effects of UV exposure. Studies show when applied 2xs daily collagen production is stimulated (1% in vitro increases collagen by 50%) as well as brightening the skin by inhibiting melanogenesis (1% reduces melanin synthesis by 80% & 10% eliminated age spots in 16 weeks).
Ubiquinone (Coenzyme Q10): Protects keratinocytes from oxidative DNA damage induced by UV light. Powerful antioxidant especially combined with Vitamin E.
Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E): Protects cell membranes from damage by oxygen free radicals. Prevents premature aging of the skin induced by UV irradiation and lipid peroxidation.
Rosa Mosqueta (Rose) Hip Seed Oil: Effectively reduces all forms of hyperpigmentation. Nourishes, hydrates and improves the texture of the skin. Rich in a bounty of nutrients including vitamins A, C and E, essential fatty acids, carotenoids, flavonoids and trans-retinoic acid.
Hippophae Rhamnoides (Sea Buckthorn) Fruit Oil: Rich in vitamins A, B1, B12, C, E, K, P, flavonoids, lycopene, carotenoids, and phytosterols. Powerful free radical scavenging properties, combats wrinkles and soothes dry, irritated skin.