* We recommend using either the Exfoliating Serum or the Vitamin A Serum as your exfoliant
“Coffee berry and alpha lipoic acid intensify skin-plumping retinyl retinoate” – VOGUE
Retinyl Retinoate: Retinyl retinoate has been shown in studies to induce less water loss (dryness) than both retinol and retinoic acid (AKA tretinoin- the active form of vitamin A available via prescription). In fact, retinyl retinoate was shown in a 2010 study in the Journal of Dermatology to produce hyaluronic acid, responsible for the skin’s plumped up, youthful look, at a rate higher than that of prescription-based retinoic acid (Learn more here).
Coffee Berry: Antioxidant-rich superfruit that enhances collagen production & helps neutralize aging free radicals.
Phytoceramide: Helps replenish the skin’s natural lipid barrier. Aids in moisture retention, leading to more plumped up, hydrated skin.
Sodium Hyaluronate: The salt of hyaluronic acid (HA), sodium hyaluronate, has been shown to have better skin penetrating capabilities than HA alone. Helps to plump up and moisturize the skin while reducing the appearance of wrinkles.
Oat Beta Glucan: Naturally hydrates and soothes the skin. Oat beta glucan has been shown reduce the appearance of wrinkles while also having a tightening effect.
Alpha Lipoic Acid: A powerful antioxidant with anti-inflammatory qualities that has been shown to reduce the appearance of wrinkles.
Coconut Oil – Moisturizes and soothes skin while creating a lipid protective barrier. Reduces the appearance of wrinkles & discoloration while offering natural hydration.