Recommended for Use
By All skin types. Especially for use by Sensitive or visibly irritated skin, Sunburned skin, Acne prone skin where redness is common, Roseacea Sufferers.
Features and Benefits
Visibly reduces signs of redness
Helps control excess oiliness
Niacinamide: Improves redness and keeps skin naturally hydrated for longer. Also regulates sebum and protects against pigmentation. The serum contains 10% Niacinamide. Niacinamide is a form of vitamin B3 that can be useful by treating the inflammation associated with rosacea. Topically applied niacinamide, can also greatly diminish the blushing and flushing commonly associated with rosacea. It is known to improve the barrier function of the skin and allows the skin to rebuild, which decreases the redness associated with rosacea flare-ups.
Aside from effectively treating rosacea, Niacinamide also is known to:
- Fade age spots, hyperpigmentation, sun damage, red blotchy skin and sallowness.
- Reduce wrinkles and firms skin.
- Reduce skin water loss and increases hydration.
- Niacinamide is an excellent skin lightening agent that works by disrupting the transfer of melanosome from the melanocyte to the keratinocyte.
- Reduce skin pore size.
- Improves skin immune function by strengthening Langerhan cells
Panthenol (also known as Provitamin B5), Works to stabilise the skin barrier, soothe, heal, improve skin softness and plump the skin to reduce the appearance of fine lines. It has also been clinically proven to exhibit anti-bacterial properties.
Hyaluronic Acid: Smooths and Moisturises the skin, while softening and offering anti-ageing properties
Chondrus Crispus (Red Algae): is a type of seaweed that’s a rich source of many nutrients for skin, including the pigment beta-carotene and potent antioxidants zeaxanthin, lutein, which help protect skin from the visible effects of blue light exposure.
The natural polysaccharides, peptides, and amino acids in red algae also help skin to stay hydrated; meanwhile, the numerous antioxidants in this and other types of algae can help shield skin from damaging airborne pollutants.
Chondrus crispus contains a compound known as carrageenan, which forms a flexible film on skin that offers further defense against environmental stressors.
Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7, an active ingredient that contains matrikines - peptide molecules that facilitate cutaneous restructuring and repair by activating the genes involved in the process of intercellular matrix renewal and cell proliferation. Through this activity, the matrikines effectively restructure and smooth the surface and deeper layers of the skin, which results in a drastic reduction of the depth, density and surface area of wrinkles. These peptides have also been shown to improve skin tone and elasticity.
Neroli essential oil, repairs, rejuvenates and calms the skin
Chamomile essential oil, soothes redness & calms flushing
Aqua,Niacinamide,Glycerin,Pentylene Glycol,Panthenol,Hyaluronic Acid,Chondrus Crispus Extract,Sodium Hyaluronate,Caesalpinia Spinosa Gum,Sodium PCA,Polyquaternium-24,Aspartic Acid,Sodium Hyaluronate Crosspolymer,PCA,Arginine,Glycine,Alanine,Serine,Valine,Isoleucine,Proline,Threonine,Histidine, Phenylalanine,PEG-20 Methyl Glucose Sesquistearate,Sodium Lactate, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Triethanolamine, Disodium EDTA, Chamomile oil, Neroli oil
In the evening, apply 1 to 2 pumps over clean face and throat before moisturiser. May be worn alone or in combination with other Shanga Anti-Aging Treatments. If worn in combination with other Shanga anti-aging treatments, B- Strong Serum should be applied first.