Calendula Officinalis (Marigold) Flower Oil and Calendula Officinalis (Calendula) Flower Extract
Has soothing, antiseptic, and anti-itching properties. Effective for oily and/or delicate skin as well as for acne.
Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract
Recently discovered to have many nutritional and healthful qualities. It contains 20 times the antioxidant effect of vitamin E and increases the effect of sunscreens. High in ethylxanthines, which are believed (by the National Cancer Institute) to prevent skin cancer. Green tea also helps prevent irritation of the skin.
Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Oil
Oil derived from the leaves of the Camellia Sinensis tea plant generally recognized as a powerful anti-aging ingredient. In addition to its potent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, recent research suggests that the compound epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG) contained in green tea can protect skin from UV damage and prevent the breakdown of collagen.
Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Extract
Infusion of ylang ylang essential oil. Ylang Ylang is a sebum balancer and a supposed aphrodisiac.
An oily mixture derived from coconut oil. Used extensively as a vehicle for pigment dispersion.
Emollient, skin conditioning and humectant.
(also known a sGuto Kola and Tigergrass)) - is an outstanding cell- renewing botanical and a widely used remedy in traditional Asian medicine known as a naturally active trigger that aids in the formation of collagen and cellular dermal repair.
An emollient, used to smooth and soften the skin.
A solid fatty alcohol used as an emollient and emulsifier. It also functions as a thickener and carrying agent for other ingredients.
A natural emollient. Ours is vegetable-sourced.
Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract
Soothing and conditioning extract from the heads of chamomile flowers.
Extract derived from citrus and used to adjust the acidity and pH of products to prevent them from being too alkaline.
Citrus Aurantium Amara (Bitter Orange) Fruit Extract
In a concentrated form along with Sodium Ascorbate it aids in fading brown spots and increasing skin luminosity. It is also a potent antioxidant, skin conditioner and provides a lovely citrus scent.
Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Oil
An orange essential oil comprised of esters which have many skin enriching benefits. Provides a lovely natural fragrance.
Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Extract, Citrus Sinensis (Orange) Peel Oil Expressed and Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Wax
A skin conditioner also used as a binder and emulsion stabilizer.
Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Fruit Extract and Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Extract
Antioxidants, serving as skin conditioning agents with anti-irritant properties and a lovely citrus scent.
Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit) Fruit Extract
In a concentrated form along with Sodium Ascorbate it aids in fading brown spots and increasing skin luminosity. It is also a potent antioxidant and anti-irritant that helps with facial oil control.
Citrus Tangerina (Tangerine) Extract
A natural extract from the peels of ripe tangerines, it is used to calm and feed the skin.
A mixture of esters of Coconut Alcohol with Caprylic Acid and Capric Acid that is used as an emollient and emulsifier, and serves as a skin conditioning agent.
An emollient from coconut oil that gives the skin a soft, smooth appearance.
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil
A natural emollient and moisturizer.
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Water
Used in BeautyPrep Face Toner, this is a pure botanical water extracted directly from the plant and encapsulated in liposomes which deliver a maximum amount of moisture to the skin.
Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax
Exuded by the leaves of a Brazilian tree to conserve its moisture. Called the tree of life by the natives because of the use they make of its various products.
Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract and Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Seed Extract
A skin conditioning agent that hydrates the skin and serves as a potent antioxidant. It also has a soothing and calming effect on the skin. Our Cucumber Seed Extract, used in BeautyPrep Face Cleanser, is quite rare in cosmetic formulas and is certified organic.