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Glossary

Comprehensive Ingredient Glossary.

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Galactoarabian
A complex sugar molecule derived from Larch Tree that stimulates the skin's natural exfoliation process while enhancing AHA-induced exfoliation.
Gardenia Tahitensis Flower
From the Tahitian flower Tiare, it is a soothing, nourishing skin protectant.
Genistein
An active Soy Isoflavonoid that scavenges free radicals while stimulating collagen and Hyaluronic Acid production. Inhibits metalloproteinase enzymes that break down collagen and helps fight collagen cross-linking. Helps shield skin from UV-induced photod
Geranium Maculatum Oil
The roots of this plant are anti- inflammatory and soothing. Used for skin irritations and dermatitis.
Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract
A rich source of catechins, tannins and other plant actives that provide antioxidant protection and stimulate blood flow and oxygen consumption in tissues.
Glucosamine HCI
A low molecular weight glycosaminoglycan component of the acid-free exfoliator skin modulator system that stimulates cell sloughing and cell renewal.
Glycereth-7 Triacetate
A conditioning emollient.
Glycerin
A humectant that attracts and holds moisture.
Glyceryl Stearate
An emulsifier and skin conditioner.
Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil Protein or Seed Extract
An amino acid-rich extract that helps smooth, aids in wound healing, stimulates elastin and collagen synthesis and increases oxygen in tissues.
Glycolipids
Plant-derived ceramides that help the skin bind and retain moisture while restoring the barrier function of skin.
Glycyrrhetinic Acid
Derived from Licorice root. Soothes skin and is used as an anti-inflammatory. Controls melanin synthesis.
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Extract, Root Extract or Leaf Oil
Extracted from the Licorice plant. Inhibits melanin biosynthesis while scavenging free radicals. Rich in polyphenols that act as antioxidants.