During the aging process, the skin loses important nutrients including Vitamin C, if we want beautiful skin, we must replenish it. Our Super Vitamin C cream is packed with botanicals and antioxidant protection. This luxurious cream is rich with plant oils including Coconut, Macadamia Nut and Tamanu. MSM encourages a multitude of botanical ingredients to deeply penetrate revitalizing and toning the skin. Perfect for use at night along with a Vitamin C cleanser, serum, and eye treatment.
Directions for Use: Apply in a light circular motion to freshly cleansed and toned face, neck and upper chest areas avoiding direct contact with eyes. Moisturizer application should follow serum application, if used. Allow time to absorb prior to makeup application.
Warning: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. If irritation, redness or discomfort occurs, discontinue use and consult a licensed health care practitioner.
Key ingredients and benefits
Vitamin C: may help repair and prevent fine lines and ultraviolet damage, while reducing inflammation and other irritants.
Sunflower Oil: Packed with beta-carotene, an antioxidant that may help protect delicate skin cells from harmful free radicals. Sunflower Oil is hydrating and penetrates skin more efficiently than other botanical oils because of its less dense texture.
Coconut Oil: Easily absorbed into the skin, Coconut Oil hydrates while working as an anti-inflammatory agent.
Oregon Grape: Containing antimicrobial and antifungal properties, Oregon Grape may help combat skin irritants and promote skin health and vitality.
Macadamia Oil: Rich in fatty acids, Macadamia Oil may promote healthy skin cell production, while performing as an antioxidant that hydrates and nourishes.
Organic Aloe: Containing natural, soothing compounds, Aloe Vera may help reduce inflammation, nourish skin cells and protect skin from harmful UV rays.
Beeswax: Beeswax provides skin with a natural, nourishing shield that may help protect skin from harsh elements, while still allowing skin to breath naturally.
Full list of ingredients
Aqua (Deionized Water), Organic Barbadensis Leaf Juice (Aloe Vera), Organic Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower Oil), Glyceryl Stearate, Glycerin (Kosher Vegetable), Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Organic Cocos Nucifera (Coconut Oil), Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa Butter), Cetyl Alcohol, Potassium Stearate, Beeswax, Organic Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba Oil), Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate (Vitamin C), Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Oil (Macadamia Nut Oil), Dimethyl Sulfone (MSM), Calophyllum Inophyllum (Tamanu Oil), Borago Officinalis (Borage Oil), Organic Linum Usitatissimum (Flax Seed Oil), Organic Oenothera Biennis (Evening Primrose Oil), Organic Mahonia Aquifolium (Oregon Grape), Organic Rosa Canina (Rose Hip Oil), Panthenol (Vitamin B5), Organic Arnica Montana (Arnica), Organic Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender), Organic Calendula Officinalis (Calendula), Organic Anthemis Nobilis (Chamomile), Sodium Carbomer, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin.
PubMed Central, highly respected database from the National Institutes of Health, gives us more information about some of the different studies regarding the heath benefits of some of these cream’s ingredients:
- Vitamin C in dermatology.
- Effect of olive and sunflower oil on the adult skin barrier.
- A randomized double-blind controlled trial comparing extra virgin coconut oil with mineral oil as a moisturizer.
- Review of the efficacy and safety of topical Mahonia aquifolium (Oregon grape).
- Macadamia nuts oil in nanocream and conventional cream as skin anti-aging.
- Topical application of natural honey, beeswax and olive oil mixture.
There are other articles and studies that show the possible benefits that these ingredients can have for your skin: