HYDRASMOOTH MOISTURIZER

HydraSmooth Moisturizer is an ultra-light non-comedogenic hydrator specifically formulated to restore clarity to acne-prone skin. Salicylic acid deeply penetrates pores to remove dead skin cells, help control acne pimples and allow skin to heal. An innovative encapsulated salicylic acid technology provides controlled delivery into the skin, which decreases its side effects and extends its effectiveness over time. Hinokitiol, Canadian Willowherb™ (Canadian Willowherb™ is used under license  from Lucas Meyer Cosmetics Canada Inc.) and aloe relieve redness and irritation. Allantoin and vitamin E (tocopherol) maintain skin’s moisture balance and the hydrolipid barrier.

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Description

Benefits

  • Helps clear acne-prone skin and allow skin to heal.
  • Helps prevent new pimples from forming.
  • Calms, soothes and relieves redness and irritation.
  • Ultra-light formula that absorbs quickly leaving skin soft and hydrated.
  • Encapsulated salicylic acid provides controlled delivery into the skin, which decreases side effects and extends effectiveness.
  • Antioxidants protect and neutralize free radicals from the sun, pollution and irritation.
  • Non-comedogenic, fragrance-free, sulfate-free, paraben-free, mineral oil-free, dye-free.

Directions

After cleansing and applying treatment products, smooth 1-2 pumps over face. Use at night, or morning and night.

Caution:  For external use only.  Avoid contact with eyes, eyelids and mucous membranes. Keep out of reach of children.

Ingredients

  • Hinokitiol (Beta-Thujaplicin): Extracted from the oils of the western red cedar tree, hinokitiol is a superpower ingredient with soothing, anti-irritant, antioxidant and brightening properties. These properties allow hinokitiol to target multifactorial skin redness and blemishes. More than 100 scientific articles exist on the biological effects of hinokitiol.
  • Salicylic Acid: Known as a beta hydroxy acid, salicylic acid is an exfoliant with soothing properties. It is oil-soluble, allowing it to penetrate into pores to effectively exfoliate dead skin cells and control acne pimples. Encapsulated Salicylic Acid: An innovative microencapsulated technology that provides controlled delivery of salicylic acid into the skin, which decreases its side effects and extends its effectiveness over time.
  • Oligopeptide-10: This peptide complex works synergistically with salicylic acid to reduce the appearance of acne.
  • Resveratrol: Derived either from grape seeds or the Japanese knotweed plant, this antioxidant neutralizes free radical damage, protecting skin from sun damage.
  • Tripeptide-1: A tripeptide that strengthens and supports skin renewal. When combined with Canadian Willowherb™, this peptide has been shown to improve the appearance of acne-prone and oily skin.
  • Canadian Willowherb™: A plant extract from a northern Canadian prairies plant known to survive harsh climates, Canadian Willowherb is a multi-functional ingredient with anti-irritant, antioxidant and soothing properties.
  • Sea Whip: The active ingredient gorgonian extract is derived from a marine organism known as sea whip, which is a renewable resource in the Caribbean Sea. Gorgonian extract has powerful anti-irritant and soothing properties. This makes it an excellent ingredient for redness and blemish-prone skin.
  • Allantoin: Extracted from the Comfrey plant, allantoin increases water content in the skin and enhances exfoliation improving skin smoothness.
  • Aloe: Extracted from the aloe vera plant, aloe contains amino acids, vitamins and minerals, and has soothing and anti-irritant properties.
  • Tocopherol Acetate: An effective form of vitamin E for the skin, this highly moisturizing and fat-soluble vitamin protects cell membranes and acts as an antioxidant, which strengthens the effect of vitamin C.
  • Meadowsweet Extract: Rich in phenolic acids, meadowsweet extract supports natural antibiotics in the skin. It also decreases irritation and the appearance of oily skin.
  • Boswellia Serrata Extract: The active agents are boswellic acids, which are fragrant plant extracts with skin calming properties.
  • Honey: A naturally moisturizing and soothing antioxidant.
  • Rice Bran Extract: Known for its skin soothing, moisturizing and antioxidant properties.

Canadian Willowherb™ is used under license from Lucas Meyer Cosmetics Canada Inc.