Acetamide MEA : Acts as a conditioning agent. Its main purpose is to add shine and retain moisture in products, added in shampoos and conditioners.
Acetyl TetraPeptide-3 : Reduces the inflammation process stops hair loss and stimulates the hair growth (comparative study to minoxidil) modulates DHT, stimulates the extra cellular matrix and anchoring proteins. Acetyl tetrapeptide-3 stimulates tissue remodeling and has a direct effect on the hair follicle. The remodeling signal will increase the size of hair follicle for better hair anchoring and vitality.
Adansonia Digitata (Baobab Seed) Oil : 1.Moisturizing for dry skin and hair. 2. Absorbs easily and quickly. 3. Improves the skin’s elasticity. 4. Cell regenerator, used for scars. 5. Can relieve eczema. 6. Can relieve psoriasis. 7. Alleviates pain from burns and regenerates epithelial tissue quickly. 8. Gives the skin tone and elasticity. 9.Especially known for its epidermis softening and skin healing properties.
Aloe Barbadensis Extract (Aloe Vera) : Aloe also acts as a moisturizing agent. The herb can be an effective humectant, increasing water retention in the skin. It moisturizes skin and also has antimicrobial properties against many common bacteria and fungi.
Aloe Vera Extract : Aloe barbadensis are perfect to repair dry and dull hair and scalp. This is a common ingredient in shampoos, conditioners, and hair tonics used to reduce the effect of male pattern baldness.
Alpha Lipoic Acid : α-Lipoic acid (LA), also known as thioctic acid, is a naturally occurring compound that is synthesized in small amounts by plants. Alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) has been used as an antioxidant.
Ammonium Lauryl Sulpate : Can be derived from coconut; used primarily as a detergent cleansing agent and is considered gentle and effective.
Arania Spinosa (Argan) oil : Arctium Majus Root extract is rich in vitamins B-1, B-6, B-12 and E. The extract is used to soothe the skin and contains vital mineral salts,and a botanical credited to be antibacterial and anti-fungal with the ability to help regulate and normalize oil production.
Ascorbic Acid : Ascorbic Acid is a natural water-soluble vitamin (Vitamin C). Ascorbic acid is a potent reducing and antioxidant agent that functions in fighting bacterial infections, in detoxifying reactions, and in the formation of collagen in skin.
Aspalathus Linearis (African Rooibos Red Tea) Leaf Extract : Acts as a anti-oxident, There are claims that rooibos constituents, when applied topically, lead to hair growth. http://www.segalshaircare.com/Rooibos-Hair-Loss-Study.php
Benzophenone-3 : Used as a sun-screen agent.
Benzophenone-4 : Used as a sun-screen agent for its ability to absorb UV rays.
Biotin : Biotin is a nutrient-rich formation for thin, fragile hair. Amino acids and circulation boosters provide the beneficial, elements that are ideal for optimal hair growth. This make hair thicker, giving it more volume.
Birch Bark Extract : The antibacterial and anti-inflammatory actions of birch bark support it’s traditional uses in skin disorders. Traditional healers have long considered the leaves of the white and silver birch effective for skin rashes and hairloss. The essential oil of birch is astringent and is mainly employed for its curative effects in skin affections.
Burdock Root Extract : The anti-bacterial, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory properties enable burdock root to be used as a safe natural remedy for assorted skin conditions, like psoriasis. It is also quite popular as an effective cure for dry skin and related conditions, such as dermatitis.
Butylene Glycol : Butylene Glycol is used as solvents and viscosity decreasing agents in cosmtics.
Butyrospermum Parkii Extract (African Shea Butter) : Acts as a skin conditioning agent and viscosity (thickness) increasing agent. Its function as a dermal conditioner is two fold. Firstly, it helps retain moisture and lessen the loss of water by forming a barrier on the skin’s surface. Secondly, it also works to reduce the appearance of rough patches and dry flakes on the skin. Many prefer this ingredient as a moisturizer because of its content of unsaponifiable fats- meaning that, unlike other fatty oils, it does not turn into soap when in the presence of a potent alkali, thus retaining its moisturizing abilities.
C12-15 Alkyl Benzonate : Alkyl Benzonate is mainly used as an emollient and thickening agent. It provides a light conditioning and silky after touch to the skin and hair. It’s also been shown to act as an antimicrobial agent and a preservative, particularly in products containing UV absorbers.
Caffeine complex : Caffeine can cancel the undesirable effects of testosterone. The nutri-caffeine complex improves the hair roots’ energy supply and stabilizes the growth phases. Caffeine may also be a potent growth-stimulating agent suitable for patients with a genetic predisposition to androgenetic alopecia.
Calendula Officinalis (Calendula Flower) Extract : Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract and Calendula Officinalis Flower Oil function as skin conditioning agents. This protect and beautify, to work with your body’s own healing systems, and do it all gently and effectively.
Camellia Oleifera (Green Tea) Leaf Extract : Camellia Oleifera is a powerful antioxidant with anti-inflammatory and astringent properties. May protect against free radicals, prevent sun damage and preserve the natural moisture barrier of the skin.
Canadian Glacial Clay : Canadian glacial clay–found in specific regions in Canada–is gaining increasing recognition as an effective antiaging and wellness ingredient. It removes accumulated dead/dry skin cells, toxins, and bacteria from the skin, Improves skin’s tone and texture, stimulates blood circulation, replenishes beneficial minerals and elements to protect and renew the skin and rehydrates the skin.
Caprlic/Capric Triglyceride : Capric is considered an excellent emollient and skin-repairing ingredient in cosmetics due to its mix of fatty acids that skin can utilize to repair its surface and resist moistureloss.
Capsicum (Cayenne Pepper) : Cayenne has been used successfully to treat patients with psoriasis problem.
Capsicum Frutescens (African Cayenne) Fruit Extract : Capsicum Frutescens,the fruit of the capsicum plant contains a chemical called capsaicin. Capsaicin seems to reduce itchy sensations when applied to the skin.
Carbomer : The Carbomers help to distribute or suspend an insoluble solid in a liquid. They are also used to keep emulsions from separating into their oil and liquid components. Carbomers are often used to control the consistency and flow of cosmetics and personal care products.
Cetrimonium Chloride : Cetrimonium chloride, or cetyltrimethylammonium chloride, is a topical antiseptic and surfactant. It is also commonly used in hair conditioners and shampoos, as a conditioning agent.
Cera Alba (Bees Wax) : Beeswax is one of the most commonly misunderstood cosmetic ingredients. It is actually great for helping hold in moisture and prevents clogging of pores. It can be used as a healing agent and as a freestanding ingredient has been revered for centuries. Beeswax also helps to create a pleasant silky texture in cosmetics.
Cetearyl Alcohol : Cetearyl Alcohol is used in cosmetics as a stabilizer to thicken an emulsion and keep it from separating, and as a foaming agent. Cetearyl Alcohol also contains emollient properties which leave skin soft and smooth.
Cetrimonium Chloride (Detangler) : Cetrimonium chloride is used as a detangler in hair care products. It is added to most shampoos and conditioning agents since it can attract negatively charged hair proteins making hair smoother and more manageable thereby eliminating tangles and knots.
Cetyl Alcohol : Cetyl Alcohol is a fatty alcohol used as an emulsion stabilizer and opacifier, adding body and viscosity to creams and lotions, and improving texture and feel with its characteristic velvety texture. It imparts emollient properties to formulations due to its absorption and retention in the epidermis where it lubricates and softens the skin. Useful in creams, lotions, and scrubs; it can also be used to increase the melt point and improve the texture of whipped butters and lotion bars.
Our Cetyl Alcohol is derived from vegetable oils, not petroleum.
Chamomile (matricaria)Extract : Chamomile is an essential ingredient added to skin care and beauty cosmetic products to enhance skin health. It also contains phenolic derivatives primarily the flavonoids apigenin, quercetin, patuletin, luteolin, and their glucosides, which have an antiseptic and healing quality, which is most helpful in relieving skin congestion. These soften the skin, making it an effective ingredient for anti-aging . Chamomile oil also has great wound healing properties and is extensively used with skin problems such as rashes, acne, eczema, psoriasis, hypersensitive skin and allergic conditions.
Citric Acid – is a fragrant floral extract excellent for use on sensitive, irritated skin.
Citrus Aurantium (Orange) Peel Oil : Citrus Aurantium is a fragrant floral extract excellent for use on sensitive, irritated skin.
Citrus Bioflavonoid Complex : Citrus Bioflavonoid Complex is applied to the skin as a facial cleanser, also applied for hair-regrowth, toning the skin, acne and oily skin.
Citrus Grandis (Grape Fruit) Seed Extract : Citrus Grandis :Extract of the seeds of the grapefruit, Citrus grandis. Functions as a preservative, Astringent and skin conditioning agent.
Citrus Paradisi Extract (Grapefruit Citrus Seed) : Citrus Paradisi has been used as a antibacterial, anti fungal, antiinflammatory,antimicrobial, antioxidant, antiviral, astringent, cleansing,detoxification, and preservative.
Cocamide DEA : Cocamide DEA, or cocamide diethanolamine, is a diethanolamide made by reacting the mixture of fatty acids from coconut oils with diethanolamine. It is a viscous liquid and is used as a foaming agent in bath products like shampoos and hand soaps, and in cosmetics as an emulsifying agent.
Cocamidopropyl Betaine : Cocamidopropyl betaine is a synthetic surfactant; it has been associated with irritation and allergic contact dermatitis, reactions that could be due to the ingredient itself or to impurities present in it, such as 3-dimethylaminopropylamine.
Cocos Nucifera(Coconut) Oil : Coconut oil is extracted from the kernel of maturedcoconutharvested from the coconut palm. It is very rich in fiber, vitamins, and minerals especially vitamin E which is known to be a natural antioxidant that helps in fighting free-radicals. Its small molecular structure helps in quick absorption and therefore is excellent for ultimate moist and soft skin. Coconut oil is known to help people with skin conditions such as psoriasis, as well as keeping acne breakouts in control.
Coenzyme Q10 : Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) may have an effect on skin and the appearance of wrinkles, most notably by reducing UV damage, stimulating healthy collagen production.
Coltsfoot Extract : Coltsfoot is most commonly used to reduce inflammation. But the antioxidant properties of Coltsfoot work wonders on the skin too. It helps condition the skin and reduces the oxidative stress on it. Coltsfoot safeguards against microbial function and makes the skin look younger. It’s for this reason that cosmetic toners use Coltsfoot, it’s in huge demand for its rejuvenating properties. The high mucilage content in it helps fight dandruff, both dry and oily types.
Comfrey Extract : Comfrey root is credited with being an effective herbal extract in the healing of scars, blemishes, twists and strains, gout, eczema, psoriasis and boils.
Cyclomethicone : Cyclomethicone is a volatile methyl siloxane which makes up a class of liquid silicones that possess the characteristics of low viscosity and high volatility as well as being skin emollients and in certain circumstances useful cleaning solvents.
Decyl Polyglucose (natural cleanser derived from sugar and corn) : Decyl Polyglucose is a great nonionic surfactant that is very mild and gentle. As it is naturally derived from corn sugars it is biodegradeable, it is used in foaming and cleansing products, and does not dry the skin. Like Coco Glucoside, Decyl Glucoside is obtained from renewable raw materials, through a combination of plant based fatty alcohols (coconut c8-16) and glucose (corn starch).
Diazolidinyl urea : Diazolidinyl urea is an antimicrobial preservative used in cosmetics. It is chemically related to imidazolidinyl urea which is used in the same way.
Dimethicone : Dimethicone (also called polymethylsiloxane) is a silicon-based polymer used as a lubricant and conditioning agent. Function(s): Antifoaming Agent; Skin-Conditioning Agent – Occlusive; Skin Protectant; EMOLLIENT; SKIN CONDITIONING; SKIN PROTECTING.
Distearyl Phthalic Acid Amide : DISTEARYL PHTHALIC ACID AMIDE is classified as SKIN CONDITIONING EMOLLIENT. Good Compatibility ability, and does not affect the foam system.
DMAE : Deanol is applied to the skin for reducing signs of aging, particularly loose or sagging skin.
EDTA (anti-chlorine agent) : The most common chemical used in the industry to remove chlorine. It is also used as a cleaning ingredient.
Equisetum Arvense Extract (Horsetail Leaf) : Horsetail is valued more for its health benefits due to a number of great minerals and other nutrients it contains, such as manganese, calcium, iron, flavonoids, caffeic acid esters, saponins, tannins, alkaloids, fatty acids, phytosterols, glycosides, phenolic acids, aconitic acid, and silica. Horsetail is capable of absorbing unique minerals from the earth like Silica which are not found in many other plants.Horsetail helps to promote hair growth and strength and also beneficial for hair loss, dandruff, and split ends.
Ethyl Phenylacetate : Ethyl Phenylacetate is used as a fragrance agent.
Ethyl Methoxicinnimate (Sunscreen) : Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate or Octinoxate is used in products that are applied to the skin to absorb, reflect or scatter UV rays. This ser.ves to protect the skin from sunburn as well as other damaging effects of the sun. Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate also protects cosmetics and personal care products from deterioration caused by UV rays. When used to protect the product, this ingredient is called Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate.
Fo-ti : This anti-aging herb is commonly known in the west as Fo-Ti root. fo-ti is used for greying hair, premature aging, weakness. The root of the fo-ti plant can restore fertility, help maintain hair color, boost energy, rejuvenate the nerves and brain cells, tone the kidneys and liver, fortify the bones, and purify the blood.
Fragnance Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein : Hydrolyzed wheat protein is a natural plant protein which provides a smoothing and moisturizing protective barrier on hair and scalp. It adds body, luster and gloss to dry hair.
Gingko Biloba Extract (Gingko Leaf) : Ginkgo’s main promise in skin care is its antioxidant compounds. Since much of skin aging is caused by free radical damage, ginkgo’s ability to protect against free radicals may help protect skin from signs of aging like wrinkles, sagging, and age spots.
Glycerin USP : Vegetable glycerin is a natural emollient that adds a cooling effect on the skin. It is used to assist in retaining moisture and is helpful in pulling oxygen into the skin.
Glycerryl Monostearate SE : Glyceryl Stearate acts as a lubricant on the skin’s surface, which gives the skin a soft and smooth appearance. It also slows the loss of water from the skin by forming a barrier on the skin’s surface. Glyceryl Stearate, and Glyceryl Stearate SE help to form emulsions by reducing the surface tension of the substances to be emulsified.
Glyceryl Polymethacrylate : Glyceryl Polymethacrylate is a film former and viscosity agent. It is often used in gels because of its strong hydrating power and a very high water absorbing capacity.
Glycolic Acid : It has the smallest molecules in the group so is able to penetrate skin deeply and easily, making it the most effective for treating fine lines, acne, blackheads, dullness, oiliness etc.
Grapefruit Citrus Seed : Natural oils like Grapeseed oil can help fight dandruff caused by a dry scalp.grapeseed oil as a scalp treatment and as a tonic, and observed significant hair growth.
Green Tea Extract : Green tea extract is derived from leaves of Camellia sinensis. Green tea extract is naturally rich in antioxidants, which has a cell-protecting function as well. It’s a strong antioxidant effect that protects the skin from the damaging effect of free radicals. Green tea extract also contains the Methylxanthines that stimulates skin microcirculation and therefore positively influence the tone and health of the skin.
Green tea extract can actually decrease wrinkles and also makes you look younger. It is useful to incorporate green tea extract into your skin care product to possibly slow down skin aging. It contains a very potent antioxidant polyphenol called epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG) which inhibits 5-alpha reductase, blocking the formation of DHT.
Guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride : Guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride is an organic compound that is a water-soluble quaternary ammonium derivative of guar gum. It gives conditioning properties to shampoos and after-shampoo hair care products.
Helianthus Annuus(Sunflower) Seed Oil : Sunflower Oil retains moisture, and in preventing the skin from drying out, it helps to keep wrinkles at bay and the skin looking youthful and vibrantly healthy right from birth. It is extremely powerful at keeping away bacteria and maintaining youthful skin, and contains a rich mixture of vitamins and other natural substances that have a healthy effect on your skin and its pores. It is very good for acne sufferers, especially if the traditional acne remedies have failed. It is very high in antioxidants, particularly the antioxidant vitamins A, C and E, which prevent free radicals from damaging your skin and creating wrinkles and the appearance of premature aging.
Hemp Seed Oil : The hemp oil contains a number of fatty acids which are very healthy for your skin. These fatty acids nourish and moisturize your skin in the right manner and sufficient amount. There are many skin products like face creams and body creams which have hemp oil as the main ingredients. This is because it is herbal and has almost no side effects. Washing hair with hemp oil shampoos and conditioners, can thicken the hair texture and keep the scalp away from dandruff. Thus hemp oil is very beneficial for your hair care as well. Loss of hair is also reduced by using them and scalp infections and problems are kept away.
Hexapeptide-3 : Hexapeptide-3 is an anti-aging skincare product for reducing lines and wrinkles.
Honey Extract : Honey Extract is the perfect ingredient for natural hydration of the skin. It helps to balance the skins moisture levels. It is widely used to reduce inflammation and aid in tissue health. Making it great for sensitive skin types.
Hyaluronic Acid : Hyaluronic acid is a hot skincare ingredient that hydrates and plumps dry and aging skin.
Hydrolysed Oat Flour : Hydrolyzed Oat Protein is commonly known to have a moisturizing and conditioning agent on the skin and the hair. Hydrolyzed oat protein acts as a natural co-emulsifier, and it reduces the greasiness of oil/water emulsions.
Hydrolysed Soy Protein : Soy Protein increases the ability of the hair and skin to bind moisture and specifically improves the tensile strength of hair. It mitigates damage due to bleaching, perming, and hot combing. Soy Protein is substantive to hair and skin. It helps to minimize roughness and chapping of skin caused by dry climates.
Hydroxyethylcellulose : Hydroxethyl Cellulose (HEC) is an excellent thickening agent.
Hyaluronic acid : Creams and lotions with alpha-hydroxy acids may help with fine lines, irregular pigmentation and age spots, and may help shrink enlarged pores.
Inositol : Inositol benefits have recently reached the mainstream after a number of studies showed that it can significantly improve the strength and health of your hair, as well as aid its growth.It’s a member of the B complex family which, as anybody who has studied will know, are known to promote strong hair, healthier hair, and faster growth.
Isopropyl Myristate : Used in cosmetics as a thickening agent and emollient.
Isopropyl Palmitate : Isopropyl Palmitate is used in cosmetics as a thickening agent and emollient. As is true for any emollient or thickening agents, it can potentially clog pores, depending on the amount in the product and your skin’s response.
Jojoba oil : Jojoba oil is one of the best oils to deal with dry, damaged hair and other problems, like dandruff, hair loss, etc. Jojoba oil acts as a good organic balancer. It is very useful for all types of hair, but is particularly good for dry, damaged hair, split ends and hair that is prone to tangling and damage. Jojoba oil is non-fatty and its properties are similar to hair serum, so it acts to keep your hair tangles free and well moisturized.
Juniper Berry Extract : Juniper berry essential oil contains three main constituents which are: terpineol, pinene and terpinen. It is these three main constituents that make juniper berry essential oil useful be used as a compress in the treatment of skin problems such as acne, psoriasis and eczema.
Lactemide MEA : Lactamide MEA is a natural moisturizer and humectant, derived from lactic acid. It used as an anti-static and conditioning agent.
Lauramide MEA : Lauramide MEA is a mixture of ethanolamides of lauric acid.Function(s): Surfactant – Foam Booster; Viscosity Increasing Agent – Aqueous; ANTISTATIC; FOAM BOOSTING; VISCOSITY CONTROLLING.
Lauryl Glucoside : Lauryl glucoside is an non-ionic surfactant that can be used as a foaming agent, conditioner or emulsifier. Lauryl glucoside has excellent foaming capacity and good dermatological compatibility. Therefore it is suitable for use as a base surfactant or a co-surfactant in cosmetic surfactant cleansing preparations.
Macrosystics Pyrifers (Kelp) Extract : Kelp contains many vitamins, especially B vitamins, which are essential for cellular metabolism and providing your body with energy. It also contains vitamins C and E, which are both strong antioxidants and promote blood vessel health. Apart from the above causes of hair loss, loss or deficiency in certain vitamins and minerals like iron, magnesium, iodine folate and B vitamins can cause dry, dull hair and lead to hair loss. Kelp as we have seen contains all these nutrients required for maintaining healthy hair.
B-vitamins in which kelp is rich help with increased metabolism and therefore promote hair growth. It helps with new hair growth by encouraging cell growth and cell division.
Meadowsweet Extract : Meadowsweet extract (spiraea ulmaria): Spiraea Ulmaria Flower Extract is an extract of the flower of Spiraea ulmaria. – natural astringent; prevents hair loss,Skin-Conditioning Agent.
Mentha Piperita Oil (Menthol) : Peppermint oil has the most uses, and use data on the oil are considered relevant to the leaf extract formulations as well. Topical preparations of peppermint oil have been used to calm pruritus and relieve irritation and inflammation. Their frequent application to impaired skin could contribute to the sensitization rates seen.
Menthyl Lactate : Menthyl Lactate is a solid cooling agent and fragrance component for cosmetics. It is a derivative of Menthol, but is milder and more compatible with the skin.
Methylisothiazolinone : Methylisothiazolinone is a preservative that is generally recommended only for use in rinse-off products such as cleansers or shampoos. Among the preservatives used in leave-on products.
Neem Oil : Neem oil, the oil pressed from the seeds of the neem tree, is the most widely known and used neem product. Because of its anti-inflammatory and anti-fungal properties, neem oil can improve the condition of the scalp. It is said to clear up itchy scalp, dandruff, and scalp psoriasis. As a result of effectively treating those scalp conditions, users may experience improvement in the condition of their hair and stimulation of healthy hair growth.
Nettle Extract : Nettle is a plant root extract that is added to hair products to stimulate hair growth and block excess DHT. The herb, also known as stinging nettle, is most effective at treating male and female pattern baldness.
Niacin : Niacinamide is almost like a miraculous substance to keep skin healthy, soft, and glowing. It improves the skin cells efficiently and make makes it firm. The vitamin is best as well to prevent skin blisters like pimples and acne. Regular consumption of niacinamide helps increasing the moisture balance of skin.It would surely prevent hair loss and generate hair growth successfully.
Palmitoyl Oligopeptide : Palmitoyl oligopeptide is an ingredient in skin care products that offer anti-aging benefits. To better appreciate the role of palmitoyl oligopeptide in these formulations, it’s important to first understand the function of peptides, collagen, and hyaluronic acid in healthy skin.
Panthenol (ProVitamin B5) : Panthenol, or ProVitamin B5, is a gentle, water-soluble vitamin that deeply penetrates skin, delivering essential moisture that helps hydrate, soothe and encourage self-healing. ProVitamin B5 works as a humectant, attracting and locking moisture into skin. This action helps protect skin as well as support healthy collagen and elastin.
Parfum : Parfum is a mixture of fragrant essential oils or aroma compounds, fixatives and solvents used to give a pleasant scent.
Patented Peptides Hydrolysed Wheat Protein : Patented Peptides is a water soluble protein derived from wheat, it penetrates the cortex of each strand. It strengthens and moisturizes hair, increases it’s ability to receive and maintain moisture.
PEG-40 (Castor Oil) : Castor oil has natural antibacterial and antifungal properties and is high in Vitamin E, minerals, proteins, and Omega 6 and 9 beneficial fatty acids. Its unusually high ricinoleic acid ratio makes it beneficial to skin and hair. Castor oil can be used on the scalp to help prevent and remedy hair loss and it is effective at this for several reasons. It’s antibacterial and anti fungal properties make it beneficial against follliculitus, dandruff and scalp infections and its ricinoleic acid content helps increase circulation to the scalp and improve hair growth.
PEG-8 Beeswa : Polyethylene Glycol (PEG)-6, -8, and -20 Sorbitan Beeswax are ethoxylated derivatives of Beeswax that function as surfactants in cosmetic formulations. It provides lubrication and conditioning properties in skin.
Pentapeptide : Pentapeptide is effective against wrinkles. The anti-ageing serum claims to repair, rebuild and hydrate even the most worn-out looking skin using a unique combination of peptides and pentapeptides to stimulate collagen production and create plumper, firmer skin.
Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil : Avocado oil contains many vitamins such as A, various B, D & E that help skin rejuvenation and therefore is known for its anti-oxidant properties.
Phenoxyethanol : Phenoxyethanol is used as a preservative, a glycol ether often used in dermatological products such as skin creams and sunscreen.
Polyquaternium-7 : Polyquaternium 7 is an anti-static agent and film former that is found primarily in hair care products.
Polysorbate 20 : Polysorbate-20 is fragrance component, a surfactant, an emulsifying agent, and a solubilizing agent.
Polysorbate 80 : Polysorbate 80 is a nonionic surfactant and emulsifier.
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil : Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil acts as a lubricant on the skin surface, which gives the skin a soft and smooth appearance. When used in shampoos, imparts a desirable sheen to the hair and acts as an oil and water emulsifier.
PVM/MA Copolymer : PVM/MA COPOLYMER is classified as VISCOSITY CONTROLLING HAIR FIXING FILM FORMING EMULSION STABILISING BINDING ANTISTATIC.
Pygeum Africanum (Pygeum) Bark Extract : Pygeum Africanum prevents and treats hair loss by blocking DHT and balancing hormones. That translates to beautiful, voluminous healthy hair.
Quillaja Saponaria (Soap Bark) Extract : Quillaja Saponaria Bark Extract is an extract of the bark of the quillaja, Quillaja saponaria.Function(s): Fragrance Ingredient; Skin-Conditioning Agent – Miscellaneous; ANTIDANDRUFF; LEANSING; EMULSIFYING; FOAMING; MASKING; MOISTURISING; SKIN CONDITIONING; SURFACTANT
Retinol A : Retinol is an antioxidant, and thus can interrupt the free-radical damage process that causes skin to look and act older. This action helps prevent wrinkling and increases collagen production.
Retinol is effective at managing acne and eczema, as well as improving discolorations and wrinkles from sun damage.
Rosa Damascena (Rose Flower) Oil : Rose Flower oil is used either as an extract (macerated in jojoba oil over a period of 4 weeks) or as a pure essential oil. With its mild anaesthetic quality it can help soothe irritated skin, while its distinctive floral aroma is one of both luxury and quality.
Rosacanina (Rose Hip Fruit) Oil : Rosacanina: As it is a natural source of vitamin C, wild rose hips demonstrate significant repairing action on fine lines and pigmentation disorders. Moreover, it is also reach source of linoleic and linolenic acid, which gives wild rose excellent moisturizing properties, as well as healing and softening properties.
Rosemarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract : Rosemary leaf extract is produced from the leaves of the Rosmarinus officinalis plant. Function(s): Antimicrobial Agent; Antioxidant; Fragrance Ingredient; Skin-Conditioning Agent -Miscellaneous; Skin-Conditioning Agent – Occlusive; PERFUMING.
Saccharomyces Cerevisiae : Saccharomyces cerevisiae is a species of yeast. Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Extract is a skin-conditioning agent. Saccharomyces Cereivisiae has numerous benefits including: skin brightening, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, reducing skin stress and soothing skin.
Salicylic Acid (2%) : 2% liquid salicylic acid leave-on exfoliant that removes old skin cells both on the skin’s surface and inside the pore. Acne Breakouts, Anti-Aging, Blackheads, Enlarged Pores, Keratosis Pilaris, Redness, Rosacea, Wrinkles.
Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract : Willow bark can actually help turn back the clock so skin looks smoother, firmer, and younger. Functions: Anti-aging,Turns on youthful genes,Anti-inflammatory,Reduces breakouts,Smooths fine lines wrinkAntioxidants,Antimicrobial.
Salvia Officianalus (Sage) Leaf Extract : Salvia Officinalis oil has antibacterial, anti inflammatory, antiseptic and astringent properties and stimulates blood circulation to the surface of the skin. It contains antioxidants that help reverse signs of aging. These antioxidants provide your body with natural protection against free radicals that damage skin cells, causing aging. The herb is rich in calcium and vitamin A, which are needed against the assault of free radicals and for daily cell regeneration. This helps minimize and delay the onset of facial wrinkles.
Sage contains beta-sitosterol, a 5-alpha reductase compound which has been found to be effective in treating male pattern baldness.
Sclerocaraya birrea (Marula) Oil : Sclerocaraya birrea – Softens & minimizes the appearance of fine lines & wrinkles. Improves & restores skin elasticity for a more youthful & radiant skin. Soothes irritation.
Serenoa Serrulata (Saw Palmetto) Fruit Extract : Saw Palmetto. Is an excellent blood purifier that specifically assists the body to replace the nutritional reserves used by the body following periods of stress.
Shea Butter : A major benefit of shea butter is that it can control the growth of the hair. It also restores the hair follicles and the scalp, giving birth to healthy and fast growing hair. Shea butter improves the performance of scalp and hair, when applied regularly. The hair follicles are also renewed and healthy hair growth is promoted.
Silk Amino Protein (Cystine) : The silk proteins bind to the keratin that we have in our hair creating a layer to help protect against moisture loss. During this binding process the silk proteins are able to penetrate and strengthen damaged hair.
Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate : It is cleansing and suitable for sensitive skin and scalp. An environmentally friendly option, for those concerned about our waterways.
Sodium Hyaluronate : Sodium hyaluronate has moisturizing benefits when applied topically to skin tissue.It’s non-irritating to skin and is usually well tolerated even by people with sensitive skin.
Soy Protein : Soy Protein can make your hair much more manageable. And we all know that manageability is a huge plus These help to fight off free radicals and protect your hair from sun and heat damage.
Stearalkonium Chloride : Stearalkonium Chloride is found to increase luster and improve the condition of wet or dry hair, often serving to de-tangle the hair.
Stearic Acid : Stearic acid also acts as an emulsifying agent . As a surfactant, stearic acid is a powerful cleanser.
Stearyl Alcohol : Stearyl Alcohol used in conditioners. During conditioning, cetyl alcohol is responsible for allowing conditioner to spread easily over the hair.
Tea Tree Oil : Tea tree oil contains terpinen-4-ol that has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties that helps to treat scalp problems. When applied on scalp, it penetrates the hair follicles, unclogs them and kills microorganisms that trigger itchy scalp and irritation.It effectively moisturizes the hair and scalp. So it is one of the best solutions for dry and itchy scalp. It helps to get rid of the dead skin cells and dirt on the scalp thereby creating a favorable environment for healthy hair growth and scalp.
Thyme Extract : Thyme is known to help with dandruff problems and to clear dirt from the scalp. Thyme has also been used to treat thinning hair and hair loss problems.
Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E) : Tocopherol acetate has photo-protective properties which can help protect your skin against harmful ultraviolet radiation from the sun. The protective function of tocopherol acetate may even reduce your risk for developing skin cancer due to sun over-exposure.
Triethanolamine : Triethanolamine is used as sunscreens and skin care and skin cleanser.
Trigonella Foenum – Graecum (Fenugreek) Seed Extract : Trigonella Foenum seeds help in controlling hair fall. It makes hair shinier and thicker than before. It also cures scalp infections.