PART 1 - Botanical Extracts
With glowing healthy skin always being the goal, it's important to know which plant-based ingredients help to achieve this and exactly how they work. Add these botanical extracts to your natural skincare routine to achieve healthier skin.
Here's a list of our favorite botanical extracts and how they work to brighten, repair and heal the skin naturally.
Gotu Kola Extract has been prized since ancient times by Daoist masters, monks, and yogis for its ability to assist with awareness and spiritual wellbeing. In skincare, Gotu Kola Extract is potent in a combination of beta-carotene, fatty acids, amino acids, phytochemicals, and phytonutrients, all of which help combat aging and protect the skin from external environmental factors. This miracle herb is also effective at speeding up blemish repair by boosting the delivery of nutrients and oxygen to the skin. Found in Restoring Face Cream.
Bamboo Extract is rich in silica deposits, an essential ingredient that helps to strengthen the skin. Bamboo has been used for centuries as an anti-irritating moisturizing agent that works to soothe the skin, improving radiance whilst fighting against premature skin aging. Found in Regenerating Serum & Restoring Face Cream.
Kakadu Plum Extract is native to Australia and contains the highest concentration of Vitamin C of any fruit in the entire world (up to 100 times more than oranges). Vitamin C is a staple ingredient in the fight against aging and dull skin. Kakadu plum also boasts incredible antioxidant power, even beating our beloved blueberries. The high amount of Vitamin C and antioxidants present in Kakadu Plum assists with fading dark spots and acne marks while providing the skin with a deep radiant glow. Found in Regenerating Serum.
Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract helps to improve and preserve the healthy, firm, and supple condition of the skin by naturally working to decrease the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. The roots of this miracle herb link back to Asia where it has been used for centuries for it's healing and regenerating effects on the skin. A single tree of Ginkgo Biloba can live for up to 1000 years and is one of the oldest species on earth thanks to its restoring composition. Found in Regenerating Serum.
Edelweiss Extract is naturally derived botanical from the Edelweiss Flower which grows in the Swiss Alps. With twice the antioxidant power of Vitamin C, it is one of the most powerful natural anti-aging ingredient available. Edelweiss extract acts as a humectant for dry skin while working to balance oily skin, making it a perfect ingredient to nourish and repair all skin types. Found in Regenerating Serum.
Lychee Extract is renowned for its rich makeup of antioxidant Vitamin B-complex, phytonutrient flavonoids, and Vitamin C, all of which work to protect the skin from oxidative stress caused by UV radiation and pollution. Found in Regenerating Serum.