This high-performance retinoid is the star of the show. It helps to reduce the formation of comedonal acne (blackheads and whiteheads) and improves hyperpigmentation. Retinyl Proprionate also reduces skin cell degradation, increases cell metabolism, and smooths the skin by increasing collagen production. Retinoids are one of the few topical products that have the ability to reverse skin damage.
• Retinyl Propionate
o Reduces Wrinkles. Retinol stimulates fibroblasts to synthesize collagen fibers, the architectural components of the skin.
o Brightens Skin. As the rate of cell turnover increases, many Retinol users experience a pink glow in the skin. The complexion becomes more even-toned and exhibits a healthy radiance.
o Fades Dark Spots.
o Minimizes Breakouts. As Retinol stimulates exfoliation of the skin, dead cells are cleared from pores
• Aloe Barbadensis leaf juice can soothe skin and serve as an anti-inflammatory. It has scar reducing and wound healing properties. The herb contains aloin, which can block up to 30 percent of the ultraviolet rays protecting the skin from UV damage. Aloe contains vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B12, C, E, Choline, and Folic Acid. These vitamins are great for protecting the skin from free radicals. The herb also contains enzymes that rejuvenate aged tissues and promote healthy skin.
• Lactic acid is an alpha hydroxy acid, used to remove dead skin cells, lighten dark spots, and improve the look of fine lines and wrinkles.