Ingredient Crush!


natural ingredients for skinWe love these good-for-your-skin ingredients so much we couldn’t resist talking about them! Check out the natural (and sometimes delicious) ingredients you could be using to get glowing, beautiful skin!


Strawberries are a natural source of Salicylic Acid, which helps to fight acne and help purify the skin. Moreover, this delicious berry is rich in antioxidants such as Vitamin C, which help fight free radicals.

Products containing this ingredient: Strawberry Face Scrub, Strawberry Tonic Mask


Oranges are known for their high Vitamin C content, which helps prevent free radical damage, and is a naturally refreshing ingredient.

Products containing this ingredient: Orange Cleansing Soap, Orange Protective Cream, Orange Tonic Mask


Cucumber possesses mild soothing and cooling properties, which is why its benefits are harnessed in a number of our products: Cucumber Cleansing Lotion, Cucumber Cream Soap, Cucumber Makeup Remover Cream, Cucumber Tonic Mask, Special Cucumber Lotion

Glycolic Acid

Glycolic Acid, a superstar alpha hydroxy acid made from sugar cane, is a chemical exfoliant that encourages resurfaced, clearer skin.

Products containing this ingredient: Glycolic Acid Toner, Glycolic Eye Cream, Glycolic Foaming Cleanser, Glycolic GelGlycolic Skin Renewal Complex


Peptides are a relatively new breakthrough in the skin care industry and we’ve harnessed their power in our Peptide Renewal Cream and Peptide Renewal Serum, to help encourage collagen production, thereby promoting a younger looking complexion!


Papaya enzymes possess mild exfoliating properties as they help to gently dissolve or loosen dead skin cells.

Products containing this ingredient:  Enzyme Cleansing Gel, Enzyme Protective Cream, Enzyme Revitalizing Mask


Packed with vitamins and minerals, seaweed is an ingredient that nourishes the skin to aid in protecting it from harsh environmental elements found in air and water.

Products containing this ingredient: Seaweed Cleansing Soap, Seaweed Cleansing Lotion, Seaweed Night Cream, Seaweed Bubble Bath & Shower Gel


Touted for its calming properties, Chamomile (or Azulene) helps to calm and soothe the skin.

Products containing this ingredient: Chamomile Cleansing Lotion, Chamomile Eye Cream, Chamomile Night Cream, Chamomile Shampoo, Azulene Body Soap, Azulene Calming Mask

Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera helps soothe the skin and has anti-inflammatory benefits to help heal abrasions and burns.

Products containing this ingredient: Aloe Lotion, Aloe Moisturizer SPF 15, Aloe Vera Toner, Facial Spray with Aloe, Herbs & Rosewater

Olive Oil

Olive Oil is an emollient ingredient to help soften and nourish the skin without clogging the pores.

Products containing this ingredient: Olive Eye Cream, Super Rich Olive Body Lotion


Ceramides are the ‘glue’ that binds skin cells together and when formulated in skin care, help to lock moisture in the skin.

Products containing this ingredient: A.H.A. & Ceramide Moisturizer, Ceramide Complex w/ N.M.F. & A.H.A., Ceramide Eye Gel, Ceramide Herbal Eye Cream

Hyaluronic Acid

Hyaluronic Acid is a substance that is found within skin tissue. In skin care, this powerhouse humectant helps to attract moisture and bind it into the skin.

Products containing this ingredient: Hyaluronic Day Cream, Hyaluronic Emulsion with Vitamin C, Hyaluronic Eye Cream, Hyaluronic Moisturizer SPF 15, Hydrating Moisturizer w/ Biocare & Hyaluronic Acid

Vitamin C

Vitamin C is an antioxidant that helps prevent free radical damage. Due to its brightening capabilities, Vitamin C is harnessed in skin care products to help promote a radiant complexion.

Products containing this ingredient:  Vitamin C Serum, Hyaluronic Emulsion w/ Vitamin C, Hydro-Moisturizer with Vitamin C

Rose Hips Oil

Rose Hips Oil is an underrated ingredient that deserves a bit more of a spotlight. It is nourishing oil that not only helps to soften the skin, but it is also naturally high in the antioxidant Vitamin C.

Products containing this ingredient: Rose Hips Mask, Rose Hips Nourishing Oil


Collagen is a protein that is naturally a part of our skin cells that is responsible for firming and plumping the skin.

Products containing this ingredient: Collagen Moisturizer SPF 15, Super Collagen Mask, Elasto-Collagen Night Cream, Vital w/ Collagen & Elastin




Author: Lee Ann

I am a Licensed Esthetician and Freelance Professional Makeup Artist based in the Princeton, New Jersey area. My passions are all things beauty and I have an unhealthy obsession for anti-aging. When I'm not writing a plethora of articles, I enjoy indulging in shopping, music, fine dining and catching up on the latest celebrity gossip from the E channel to People Magazine. Email me if you have questions [email protected] Feel free to visit my Google+ page.

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