3 Step Skincare Gift Set - Ingredients
Vitamin C works as an antioxidant, and helps increase collagen production and combats the effects of free-radicals in the skin that result from UV exposure, pollutants, and aging.
Glycolic acid is the smallest alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA), derived from sugar cane. Its small size allows it to penetrate the deeper layers of the skin. Glycolic acid is an effective exfoliator to remove dead skin cells and loosen buildup of oils and debris which lead to breakouts. Glycolic acid helps to separate skin cells in the outer layers of skin without rough, mechanical exfoliation techniques. This speeds up cell turnover and bring fresher, younger cells to the surface. It has effective skin-renewing properties, reduces inflammation, evens skin tone, and gives the skin a soft, supple feel.
Salicylic acid is a beta-hydroxy acid (BHA) which is derived from willow bark. As a BHA, it is fat-soluble and can penetrate into the lipid layer of the skin to unclog pores, reducing breakouts and blemishes.
Squalene is a natural organic compound, produced by the body. It comprises about 10% of the skin's oil. It is a fatty molecule which helps in retaining the skin’s moisture and hydration. It is a natural anti-oxidant and is useful for anti-aging and anti-inflammatory properties, as well as reducing fine lines and redness.
Green Tea is made from the Camellia Sinensis leaves, but they have not undergone the withering and oxidative process used to make other teas. This allows it to retain its nutrients and powerful anti-oxidant properties. It can help to improve blemishes, reduce oily skin, and make your skin look younger. It contains polyphenols, flavonoids, and other key nutrients which help protect the skin and retain moisture.
Roe enzyme is a natural enzyme derived from fish eggs that brightens and tightens the skin while softening dead skin cells. The enzyme can provide gentle exfoliation of the skin without causing thinning or inflammation. It leaves your skin feeling soft and supple.
Poly-Hydroxy Acids (PHA)
Poly-hydroxy Acids (PHA) are a gentle acid exfoliants. They're larger molecule size means that they absorb more slowly and don't penetrate as deep, which means a more gentle exfoliant with less irritation.
Hyaluronic acid occurs naturally in the dermis, the layer of skin immediately under the surface. In newborns, it’s quite plentiful, but gradually diminishes as we age.
Carnitine assists in making skin supple and plump, it also reduces irritants on the skin by producing new cells that is evenly distributed to the areas in need.