Actiwhite™ is a synergistic blend of pea extract and plant-derived sucrose dilaurate. It deactivates the maturing of melanosomes through the decrease of the expression of gene PMEL-17 while inhibiting tyrosinase activity. Both pathways result in enhanced whitening efficacy while reducing age spots and improving skin evenness compared to market benchmarks, including hydroquinone. In vivo: It is found that the lightening activity of Actiwhite™ has reached 9%, which is similar to hydroquinone, without causing any skin irritation. Comparatively to kojic acid, Actiwhite™ significantly lightens the skin with a reduction of pigmented spots (-71%) and an improvement of the skin complexion (+129%) and brightness (+183%).
Beautifeye™ is an active complex with Persian silk tree bark extract and Holy tree extract that targets the folds and wrinkles of upper eyelids to support lifting action on the sagging skin and decrease the crow’s feet on the sides while rejuvenating the area around the eye. An in vitro study has found that counteracting the dermis sagging improves by strengthening Collagen (+256%) and Elastin (+229%) synthesis as well as lessening dark circles by reduction of pigment accumulation (-81%). Moreover, in vivo studies showed that it lifts the eyelid visibly up to 91% and smoothes crow’s feet by reducing 33% in depth and 34% in volume. It also reveals that Beautifeye™ fades dark circles by (-30%--32%).
BerryFlux Vita is an active oil-soluble raspberry stem cell culture extract which contains a blend of carotenoids, lipids, phenolic acids and ellagitannins conferring potent antioxidant, firming and skin hydration benefits. It increases hyaluronic acid synthesis by 20% in fibroblasts and by 126% in keratinocytes and improves cell cohesion, skin lipid barrier functions & production of ceramides in the outermost layer of the skin thus, delivering a vital effect on moisture retention. Besides, BerryFlux Vita encourages the production of procollagen I (+33%), & III (+67%), Elastin (+39%) and Fibrillin(+80%) to preserve the elasticity and suppleness of the skin, smooth fine lines and wrinkles revealing youthful appearance.
Hyalgen is a patented active ingredient with a novel approach for the anti-ageing skincare. In this unique breakthrough process, pure spherical gold nanocrystals in combination with hundreds of low molecular weight hyaluronic acid oligomers enter the skin cells and react upon them simultaneously. Hyalgen stimulates the cell to boost production of collagen, elastin and skin’s hyaluronic acid in turns regenerating the extracellular matrix of the skin and the plumping within. As a result, wrinkles become reduced, the skin is smoother, and the elasticity of the skin is improved—besides, its renown brightening effect of gold imparting glowing skin.
Gold flakes are not only a visual delight but also the ultimate indulgence of skincare. Its use dates back to the era of Cleopatra when gold was treated as a highly valued beauty ingredient. Proven benefits of gold in beauty care consists of boosting blood circulation, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic properties, improving firmness and elasticity of the skin, delaying the ageing process, and vitalizing skin metabolism. Moreover, due to its intense light-reflecting colour, gold additives are also known to create a brightening effect, adding radiance and luminosity to the skin.
RODACEA is a total extract of the microalga (Rhodella violacea) which protects the skin from water losses by strengthening the skin barrier, promoting and preventing hyaluronic acid synthesis, which results in moisture retention. This active complex also improves oxygenation and regenerates the skin involving in repairing. In vitro efficacy uncovered that RODACEA fortifies skin barrier functions by regulating KDF1 (+21%), CYP26B1 (+26%), SPRR2A (+62%). In vivo findings showed that RODACEA induces a significant immediate improvement in suppleness (+29%), softness (+34%) and hydration (+61%). Moreover, the results of the assessment conducted using volunteers, 91% of them agreed that they found their skins were softer and smoother. Also, 78% of the volunteers revealed that their skins were regenerated.
Edelweiss extract is derived from the uniquely soft, woolly petals which thought to have adapted to protect the flower from the extreme alpine conditions is precisely the property needed to preserve the skin. The floral extract features phytochemicals such as Chlorogenic acid, Luteolin, Bisabolane derivatives, and Beta-Sitosterol, which show antioxidant, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory characteristics. With potent radical scavenging activity of antioxidants which is twice much as vitamin C plus, a compound known as leontopodic acid, which research has found strengthens barrier of the skin and helps reduce signs of sensitivity; Edelweiss helps to build resilience while fortifying, replenishing and restoring the photo-aged and mature skin.
Sunflower Seed Oil
Sunflower seed oil is obtained from the seeds of Helianthus annus. Its fatty acid profile mainly consists of oleic and linoleic acid, which helps to strengthen the skin’s natural barrier, retaining moisture. Due to its oleic acid content, sunflower seed oil assists in accelerating the healing process. The sunflower seed oil also rich in vitamin E helps fortify skin from free radicals and harmful effects of the sun, causing premature ageing and wrinkles
Cupuacu Butter is a new plant-derived alternative to antiquated lanolin. It quickly penetrates the skin and retains moisture (+ 440% of its weight in water) which is unparalleled and far superior to Shea butter or lanolin. Due to its high fatty acid content, Cupuacu Butter helps seal in moisture to rehydrate the skin, increase suppleness, softness and elasticity while address signs of ageing like fine lines and wrinkles. Besides, this Brazilian butter is rich in antioxidants and plant sterols that help neutralize free radicals and protect the skin from harmful ultraviolet radiation and environmental pollutants. With anti-inflammatory properties these phytosterols assist in soothing the skin as well.
Shea Butter is originates from the kernels of the Shea Karite tree (Vitellaria paradoxa) which is composed of triglycerides with oleic, stearic, linoleic, and palmitic fatty acids, as well as unsaponifiable compounds. Due to its high of the unsaponifiable fraction including triterpenes, tocopherol, phenols, and sterols Shea butte shows anti-inflammatory effects. It is used for moisturizing benefits which are tied to an excellent fatty acid profile. With significant levels of vitamins A and E, Shea promotes strong antioxidant activity that protects the skin cells from free radicals damages resulting in premature ageing and dull-looking skin. Featuring triterpenes it also minimizes the appearance of fine lines and leads to plumper skin.
Kahai™ is a natural oil extract from the nuts of a Colombian Amazon tree called "Cacay". Its impressive fatty acid profile features around 75% linoleic acid (vitamin F) which hydrates dry skin and restores the skin's protective barrier. Kahai™ also contains a high content of vitamin E –a powerful antioxidant which neutralizes the harmful effects of free radicals and defies skin ageing. Moreover, it features retinol which encourages the skin's natural cell renewal and regeneration while stimulating the production of collagen and elastin. The clinical studies revealed that Kahai™ Oil improves wrinkle reduction (-95%), hydration (+100%), firmness (+100%), smoothness (+85%) and elasticity (+80%).
Swiss Glacier Water
Glacier water seeps into the ground, travelling via scenic and untouched mountain region of Valais Alps, filtering through the high alpine rock layers and the glacier itself. Enriched with minerals and oligo-elements crystal clear glacier water is in the purest form and free of environmental pollutants. Encapsulated in a liposome that improves the affinity between glacier water and the skin, water molecules quickly penetrates and absorbs deeper layers of the epidermis while delivering 24 hours intense hydration. Also, science-backed data has shown that mineral-rich glacier water helps to protect skin cells from thermal stress. Moreover, phospholipids make the skin softer and suppler feeling soothed and refreshed.
Liftonin®-Xpress is a balanced polymer network that provides an immediate and long-lasting tightening and lifting effect. This innovative ingredient extracted from seaweeds with the optimised mix of cellulose derivatives and pullulan improves the microrelief and minimises various types of wrinkles around the eye area, forehead and hands. In-vivo study exhibited that Liftonin®-Xpress significantly smoothes the wrinkle volume (– 31% up to -74%) as well as the roughness (– 12%). The study also revealed that Liftonin®-Xpress improves micro wrinkle relief. The maximum smoothing effect amounted to +22 %.
Vit-A-LikeTM is a herbal alternative to the industry benchmark - Retinol which ensures healthy cell growth and anti-ageing efficacy. This active compound is derived from moth bean seed which contributes to repair cells and normalizes the cellular functions with high tolerance and stability, revealing a refreshed and youthful complexion. In vitro test results showed that Vit-A-LikeTM promotes cell turn over(+175%) through growth factor synthesis and cell communication, while the clinical data indicating an increase of +54% for stimulation of cell renewal. Besides, Vit-A-LikeTM encourages collagen synthesis (+125%) and offers anti-wrinkle characteristics similar retinol.