INGREDIENT GLOSSARY

GLOSSAIRE INGRÉDIENT

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Ferula Assa Extract
Ferula Assa Foetida Extract

Is a plant derived skin conditioning ingredient which contains naturally occurring Ferulic Acid.

Ferulic Acid

Ferulic acid is a plant derived antioxidant that protects the skin against UVB induced redness. Ideally formulated with Vitamin E and C to improve stability and benefits. Ferulic acid is found naturally in many forms seeds and leaves.

Frankincense

Frankincense (Boswellia Carterii) is one of the most important aromatic oils. It is used to focus consciousness and gain transcendent awareness.

Ganoderma Lucidum Extract

Ganoderma Lucidum (Mannentake Mushroom) Extract is known to have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.

German Chamomile Extract

German Chamomile Extract is known to have healing and soothing benefits.

Ginseng Extract

Ginseng (Eleutherococcus Senticosus) Extract is derived from a family of herbs (Araliaceae) native to Asia that are known for their medicinal benefits.

Gluconolactone

Gluconolactone is a type of polyhydroxy acid (PHA) that is similar in function and chemical structure to AHAs (Alpha Hydroxy Acid) but less irritating.

Glycolic Acid

Glycolic Acid is a plant based exfoliant that gently sweeps dead skin cells.

Glycosaminoglycans

Glycosaminoglycans provide essential nourishment & moisture on a deep cellular level.

Gotu Kola Extract

Gotu Kola (Centella Asiatica) Extract has antibacterial, anti-psoriatic, and wound-healing properties

Grape Seed Oil

Grape seed oil is rich in vitamin E, C, D and Beta-carotene. It contains linoleic acid, oleic acid and palmitic acid that help repair damaged skin and wrinkles. It has moisturizing properties that penetrate the skin to keep it supple and healthy.

Grape Skin Extract

Grape Skin (Vitis Vinifera) Extract is rich in Vitamin E, essential fatty acids and minerals.

Grapefruit Essential Oil

Grapefruit (Citrus Paradisi) Essential Oil has good antioxidant properties.

Green Tea Extract

Green Tea (Camellia Sinensis Leaf) Extract when applied topically has potent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects on the skin. It helps fight the various oxidative stressors (air, UV light, smoke) that cause degeneration of the skin and damage to skin cells.

Guar Gum

Guar Gum is a polysacharide made of the sugars (galactose and mannose). Guar gum comes from the endosperm of the seed of the legume plant Cyamopsis tetragonolobus.