INCI Name: Persea Gratissima Oil
Ingredient Origin: South Africa
Oleic Acid - Made up of Omega 9, Oleic Acid is a naturally occurring fatty acid which provides the skin with essential moisture. Unlike Linoleic Acid, Oleic Acid is naturally produced by your body, however If you have dry skin it’s Oleic Acid which you will be short of, Oleic Acid nourishes the complexion, locking-in intense moisture at the deeper layers of the skin, preventing moisture from evaporating. Oleic Acid also helps to plump the skin, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Omega 9 - Essential fatty acid (found in Oleic Acid) which is a crucial for locking-in moisture at the deeper layers of the skin.
Carrier Oil - Helps to balance the active ingredients whilst helping them to penetrate into the deeper layers of the skin.
Antioxidants - A combination of vitamins which help protect your skin by neutralising free radicals caused by external stressors.
Anti-Inflammatory Properties - Help to calm and soothe the skin and reduce redness and irritation.
Vitamin E - As an antioxidant, this vitamin helps to protect the skin from free radicals whilst nourishing, soothing and hydrating the skin.
Lecithin - Another essential fatty acid. Lecithin acts as an emulsifier, meaning that it suspends essential fats and oils, deeply nourishing the skin, ensuring that complexion is left soft, supple and soothed.
Vitamin A - Also known as retinol, this power vitamin helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, even the complexion and balance the skin’s natural oil production.
Vitamin D - Helps to protect the skin from free radicals and external stressors whilst helping to repair and rejuvenate the complexion, contributing to skin cell growth and turnover.
Nourishes the skin at the deeper layers
Carries other active ingredients to the deeper layers of the skin
Helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
Helps to protect the skin from free radicals and external stressors
Helps to soothe and calm the skin
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