Assists in regulating sebaceous gland secretions by inhibiting 5-alpha reductase enzyme activity while scavenging free radicals. Helps constrict capillaries and reduce redness.
Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract
Derived from the flowers of golden Marigolds. Used to soothe inflammation of the skin.
Camellia Oleifera Leaf Extract
Extract from Green Tea. A powerful antioxidant with anti-inflammatory properties. Helps control MMP enzymes.
Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract
Extract from either Green tea or White tea. A powerful antioxidant with anti-inflammatory properties. Helps control MMP enzymes.
A cooling and antiseptic extract with firming and toning properties to the skin. Extracted from the bark of 50-year-old trees in China, Borneo and Japan.
Cananga Odorata Flower Oil
A natural extract obtained by distillation from the flowers of the tropical Asiatic evergreen shrub. Used to soothe skin.
An emollient that promotes penetration of ingredients into skin.
An alcohol, derived from a plant which is used as an emollient.
Used as a thickening, suspending and stabilizing agent.
Carica Papaya Fruit Extract
A fruit grown in tropical countries, the enzyme Papain has a keratin protein digesting ability that aids in exfoliation.
Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil
Oil expressed from the flower resembling a thistle. Used for skin softening.
Cedrus Atlantica Bark Oil
Antiseptic, sedative and astringent properties. Helps to relieve itching, eczema and dermatitis.
Centaurea Cyanus Flower Extract
An anti-inflammatory extract obtained from the flowers of the plant. Very soothing and sedating to the skin. Similar in action to the essential oil of Chamomile called Azulene.
Centella Asiatica Extract
Extract from the leaves or roots of Hydrocotyl Asiatica. Listed in Indian Ayurvedic medicine to combat excessively dry skin. Particularly suited to the fragile skin around the eyes
and is used as an anti-inflammatory.
Centipeda Cunninghamii Extract
Derived from the Sneezeweed plant, an excellent anti-inflammatory.
A fatty alcohol that lubricates skin.
Emulsifier; an emollient and stabilizing agent.
A lubricating emollient and emulsion stabilizer; it is waxy, crystalline and solid in form.
An emollient, protective Silicone derivative.
Cetyl PEG/PPG-10/1 Dimethicone
An emulsifier that allows oil-soluble ingredients to blend with water-soluble.
Chamomillia Recuitita (Matricaria) Flower Extract
Skin smoothing and anti-inflammatory flower extract.
Cinnamomum Zeylanicum Bark Powder or Extract
Fragrant extract and oil from the dried bark of cultivated trees. Excellent for treating acne.
A preservative and pH adjuster.
Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Fruit Oil or Extract
An antiseptic essential oil that also provides a natural fragrance. Also a source of Vitamin C.
Citrus Aurantifolia Dulcis (Orange Peel) Oil
A natural fragrant essential oil excellent for use on sensitive, irritated skin.
Citrus Aurantium Amara (Bitter Orange) Flower Extract or Oil
A pale yellow volatile oil expressed from the fresh peel of a species of citrus and used as a natural fragrance.
Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Fruit or Flower Extract
A fragrant floral extract excellent for use on sensitive, irritated skin.
Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Fruit Extract and Peel
A fruit extract rich in flavonoids that inhibit Tyrosinase; a natural source of Vitamin C that inhibits melanogenesis.
Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Extract, Oil or Fruit Extract
A natural source of Vitamin C and antioxidant bioflavonoids. Protects skin against damage from reactive ozone. Used as an anti-inflammatory.
Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil
Soothing, sedating oil; provides toning action to skin.
Citrus Unshiu Peel Extract
Brighteners that help control melanin biosynthesis to help even out skin tone and control hyperpigmentation.
A gentle surfactant that cleanses the skin; leaves it soft and supple.
Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate
A very mild anti-microbial.
A complex fraction containing proteins, lipids, carbohydrates and beta-glucan, derived from grinding Oat Grain. Soothes skin while gently aiding in the microfoliation process.
Corallina Officinalis Extract
A calcified Red Seaweed rich in calcium and micronutrients. Promotes cellular cohesion, promoting an improved tissue architecture and firming effect to skin.