Tranexamic Acid is a manmade form of lysine, an important amino acid. When used topically, tranexamic acid can help fade hyperpigmentation and discoloration of the skin, and potentially prevent it altogether. Tranexamic acid is particularly helpful for those dealing with dark spots, splotchy skin or acne scarring.
Viola Odorata (Violet) Leaf Oil is derived from the leaves of the sweet violet, a plant in the viola family. It’s well known for its pleasant and distinctive sweet aroma and is revered in the skin care industry for its remarkable effectiveness in soothing, cleansing and balancing the skin, making it an excellent toning ingredient.
White Willow Bark is a natural source of salicylic acid, which is known for its exfoliating properties and a prized ingredient for fighting breakouts. It also promotes balanced oil production, helping to cleanse pores and reduce redness through its anti-inflammatory properties.
Lavandula angustifolia (Lavender Hydrosol) is a flowering herb best known for its calming effects on the body and mind, and its support for relaxation and mood. It also naturally and effectively soothes minor irritations and provides anti-inflammatory support for skin. In hydrosol form, lavender is soft, subtle, gentle and effective.
Helichrysum italicum (Immortelle Hydrosol) is a brightly colored flowering plant in the daisy family and is often referred to as the “curry plant,” due to the intense aroma of its leaves. As a topical hydrosol, immortelle (French for “immortal”) oil boosts the production of natural skin collagen, which improves the appearance of wrinkles, accelerates skin cell regeneration, fades scars and prevents post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation.
Europaea (Olive) Leaf Extract is a natural, gentle emollient that mimics skin’s own sebum, providing hydration to soothe, smooth and soften skin. It also provides antioxidant protection and helps to enhance skin’s elasticity, which is crucial to a more youthful appearance.
Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) is one of two major forms of vitamin B3 found in supplements and skincare products. It’s used for its ability to provide antioxidant protection, maintain moisture and minimize the appearance of pores and fine lines.
Glycyrrhiza glabra (Licorice Root) contains an active compound called glabridin, which inhibits tyrosinase, the enzyme that causes pigmentation in response to sun exposure. Licorice also contains liquiritin, which improves skin clarity by breaking down melanin. It also helps regenerate elastin and collagen, leading to a more youthful complexion.
Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Hydrosol, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Hydrosol, Helichrysum Italicum (Immortelle) Hydrosol, Hammamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water alcohol free, Caprylyl/Capryl Glucoside & Water & Sodium Cocoyl Glutamate & Glyceryl Caprylate & Citric Acid & Polyglyceryl-6 Oleate & Sodium Surfactin, Olea Europaea (Olive) Leaf Extract, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Hydrosol, Preservative Phenoxethanol, Pantothenic Acid, Niacinamide (Vitamin B-3), Tranexamic Acid, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice Root) Extract, Viola Odorata (Violet) Leaf Oil, Helichrysum Italicum (Immortelle) Oil, Matricaria Chamomilla (Chamomile Blue) Oil, Juniperus Communis (Juniper) Berry Oil, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Salix alba L. ( White Willow Bark) Extract, Mentha x-Piperita (Peppermint) Oil.