- Acetyl Glucosamine (D) – N -acetyl glucosamine is an amino monosaccharide that was developed as a pigment-lightening cosmeceutical. It decreases melanin production by inhibiting tyrosinase glycosylation. A randomized, double-blind study reported that the application of 2% N -acetyl glucosamine twice daily for five weeks provided a lightening effect.
- SymWhite (Phenylethyl Resorcinol) – Skin Lightener and antioxidant, strong levels of tyrosinase inhibition
- Tricholoma Matsutake (Songyi) Extract – Natural skin lightener, skin smoothing polysaccharides, antioxidant, moisturizing, UV filter/absorber
- Algowhite®( Ascophyllum Nodosum Extract) – Extract of brown algae, formulated to reduce pigment of synthesized melanin, exfoliate, and provides anti-free radical protection. After 28 days, 90% found their skin whiter and 70% found their skin to be clearer and more luminous.
- Glycyrrhetinic Acid – Active principle of licorice, anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, inhibits intercellular gap-junctional communication that encourages melanin synthesis
- Phyllanthus Emblica (Amla) Fruit Extract – Super fruit with potent antioxidant properties that help prevent oxidative stress, MMP inhibitor, promotes the production of pro-collagen, melanin inhibitor, UV protection
Skin Conditions: dull, sallow skin. Alleviates pigmentation from either scarring or sun damage.
Directions: Apply to clean skin 1x or 2x daily. Must use sunblock following daytime application.
All Ingredients: Aqua (Water), Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water, Niacinamide, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Glycerin*, Alcohol Denat., Acetyl Glucosamine (D), Coco-Caprylate/Caprate, Cetearyl Glucoside, Cetearyl Alcohol, Squalane, Gluconic Acid (D), Phenylethyl Resorcinol, Tricholoma Matsutake (Songyi) Extract, Ascophyllum Nodosum Extract, Glycyrrhetinic Acid, Phyllanthus Emblica (Amla) Fruit Extract, Glutathione (L),Citrus Aurantifola (Lime) Oil*, Ellagic Acid, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil, Phytic Acid, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil*, Fructooligosaccharides (D-beta), Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Xanthan Gum, Gluconolactone, Glyceryl Stearate, Polysorbate 20, Sodium Benzoate, Sodium Hydroxide, Dimethyl Isosorbide, Lithium Magnesium Sodium Silicate
*Certified organic ingredients
FYI: This product is Phthalate-Free and Gluten-Free