The Glossary

Allantoin

Allantoin

Also Known As
Allantoin
Description
Found naturally in leaf buds, animals and microbes, Allantoin is an excellent skin soothing, calming and protective botanical.
What It Does
Strengthens / Skin Booster / Healing / Skin Stimulant / Promotes Healthy Skin
Found in
PH Balance Gel Toner
Hydrating Day Defence
Cellular Eye Repair

Aloe Vera

Also Known As
Aloe barbadensis leaf Juice
Description
Aloe Vera has an exceptionally high water content and the juice extracted from the leaf of this succulent is known for its soothing, healing and excellent hydration properties. Aloe vera is especially effective at calming irritation, inflammation and sensitivity.
What It Does
Hydrating / soothing plant active / natural hydrator / natural reparative antioxidant / protective barrier / healing / Vitamin rich / vitamin replenisher
Found in
Hydro Gel Cleanser
Detoxifying Exfoliant
PH Balance Gel Toner
Hydrating Day Defence
Intensive Night Repair
Cellular Eye Repair

Avocado Oil

Also Known As
Persea Gratissima oil
Description
Rich in skin-repairing Linoleic Acid, Avocado Oil is an excellent source of nourishment for dry and damaged skin. It also boosts hydration to maintain the integrity of the skin barrier.
What It Does
Skin barrier repairer / reparative / Locks in water / barrier to water loss / enriches / increases collagen synthesis / prevents water loss
Found in
Intensive Night Repair
Cellular Eye Repair

Calendula

Also Known As
Calendula Officinalis extract
Description
A botanical oil extracted from Marigold flowers, Calendula offers antibacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-inflammatory properties. Its healing properties can make it particularly useful in treating congestion and acne, and inflammatory conditions such as psoriasis, eczema, and dermatitis.
What It Does
Plant active / healing / moisturising / antioxidant / soothing stressed skin
Found in
Hydro Gel Cleanser

Coconut Oil

Also Known As
Cocos Nucifera Oil
Description
Loaded with beneficial fatty acids, Coconut Oil helps to moisturise, nourish and protect the skin by fortifying its natural barrier protection.
What It Does
Barrier / moisturiser / fatty acid/protect / free radical fighter / medium chain fatty acid / Lipid / softens / hydrating
Found in
Hydrating Day Defence
Cellular Eye Repair

Co-Enzyme Q10

Also Known As
CoQ10 or Ubiquinone
Description
This powerful antioxidant is found naturally in human tissue and helps to boost cellular function. Co-enzyme Q10 is a powerful antioxidant famed for its free-radical-fighting abilities but also for its ability to repair some of the damage they can cause, making it an important ingredient for anti ageing.
What It Does
Antioxidant/ evens skin tone / reduces sun damage / improves skin hydration
Found in
Cellular Eye Repair

Colloidial Oat Flour

Also Known As
Avena Sativa Kernel Flour
Description
For centuries, oats have been known to have beneficial anti-inflammatory properties to calm and heal the skin. Colloidal Oat Flour boasts cleansing, moisturising and soothing benefits , thanks to the Beta Glucan and phenols it contains.
What It Does
Soothing / natural cleanser / antioxidant / protectant
Found in
Detoxifying Exfoliant

Copper

Also Known As
Copper Gluconate
Description
Copper is an important element for skin nutrition and a powerful antioxidant. It helps to stimulate the skin's natural Collagen production which will help to firm and smooth skin and improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
What It Does
Healing / elasticity booster / essential skin nutrient / collagen stimulant
Found in
Hydro Gel Cleanser

Cucumber

Also Known As
Cucumis Sativus Fruit Extract
Description
High in antioxidants Vitamins C and K, and Folic Acid, Cucumber is a natural skin brightener with an anti-inflammatory cooling effect, ideal for skins suffering from redness and irritation.
What It Does
Brightener / antioxidant / Vitamin C rich / soothing / Natural brightener
Found in
Hydro Gel Cleanser
PH Balance Gel Toner

Curucumin

Also Known As
Curucumin
Description
An anti-inflammatory found in Turmeric, Curcumin protects the skin by fighting off free radicals. Studies have shown this antioxidant has a positive effect on Collagen and tissue health which in turn, can help to increase elasticity and the effects of premature ageing such as fine lines and wrinkles.
What It Does
Elasticity boosting/ antioxidant / free radical fighting / protectant / brightener
Found in
EPI-gN Serum

French Lilac

Also Known As
Galega Officinalis Extract
Description
A herbaceous plant native to the Middle East, French Lilac is a natural antioxidant that defends the skin against free radicals. Rich in phenolic compounds, this powerful plant active has impressive reparative properties, targeting the signs of ageing at a cellular level and boosting cell function.
What It Does
Free radical fighting / antioxidant / natural antioxidant / rejuvenate / tightener / stress relieving
Found in
EPI-gN Serum