Green Clay (Montmorillonite)
Also known as sea clay, green clay is a highly-absorbent ingredient made of minerals, kelp and seaweed. Green clay is especially beneficial for oily skin types. It also helps to exfoliate dead skin cells and gives the appearance of tight pores for younger-looking skin.
A superb cleansing ingredient for the face, activated charcoal acts as a magnet that pulls excess oils and toxins away from the skin’s surface. It removes dirt and makes your pores less visible, leaving your skin smoother and more refreshed.
Allantoin is a non-irritable, plant-based ingredient that can be extracted from comfrey or chamomile plants. It softens and soothes the skin, while serving as the perfect skin-conditioning agent.
Zinc oxide is a skin protector that helps to soothe skin and reduce the appearance of acne breakouts. This powerful mineral is safe to use and a common ingredient in personal and cosmetic products.
Vitamin C Ester
Vitamin C Ester is an oil-soluble antioxidant that helps to improve the appearance of aging skin. Because it’s oil-soluble, it is a more stabilized form of the original antioxidant and can penetrate deep to create the appearance of younger-looking skin. It is also non-acidic, non-irritating and excellent for sensitive skin types.
Organic Blue-Green Algae
Also known as, “spirulina,”organic blue-green algae is a water-based, plant-like organism that moisturizes, hydrates and conditions the skin. It’s a great source of antioxidants and protein, and helps to draw toxins away from the skin.
This organic compound supports the elimination of free radicals from the skin, which helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. DMAE bitartrate is also best known for its restorative benefits and gives the look of tightened pores for firmer-looking skin.