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We're efficacy nerds so we don't discriminate based on natural or clinical. There's a damn good reason for every ingredient that we put into our products. With our minimalist formulation philosophy, it's out with the unnecessary, and in with only what works.

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Source: A type of micro-algae that’s known for being adaptable and able to survive even in harsh natural conditions.

why we use it: It’s a rich source of beta-carotene, and conveys potent antioxidant benefits that can benefit skin. Dunaliella salina extract is also a natural source of vitamin B12. It is also resembles Vit A with the exception that it can be used in the day this provides great anti ageing properties.

What to look for: Dunaliella Salina extract

Apple Extract

Source: An apple a day certainly does keep the dermatologist at bay.

why we use it: This extract is anti aging and skin smoothing.

What to look for: Apple extract



Source: a plant-based ingredient, derived from the leaves and seeds of the babchi or bakuchi plant found in China and India.

why we use it: It improves skin tone and texture by stimulating skin cell turnover, smoothing fine lines and wrinkles and eliminates skin dryness.

What to look for: Bakuchiol

found in: Get even Concealer



Source: It is naturally present in coffee, cocoa, and guarana plants' fruit, leaves, and beans.

why we use it: It protects the skin from free radical damage, brightens it, de-puffs under-eye bags, and calms inflammation.

found in: Eye Light Concealer

Colloidal Silver

Source: Uses the sparkly yet effective element silver

why we use it: Colloidal silver has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties that means it helps to kill microbes and bacteria as well as reduce puffiness or swelling. This is especially helpful when treating acne.

What to look for: Colloidal Silver


Green Tea Extract

source: Made from the antioxidant superfood green tea

why we use it: Green tea extract uses its antioxidant properties to prevent sun damage and its caffeine content to energize the skin. It is also extremely soothing and can calm any inflammation that is seen in acne.

What to look for: Camellia Sinesis Leaf Extract

found in: Zit Quit Concealer


Hyaluronic acid

source: a naturally occurring glycosaminoglycan present in connective tissue throughout the body. Glycosaminoglycans are simply polysaccharides, which are lengthy unbranched carbohydrates or sugars.

why we use it: It promotes soft tissue growth, stimulates the production of collagen and elastin, keeps your skin moisturized, prevents tightness, improves elasticity, and reduces scarring.

What to look for: Sodium Hyaluronate

found in: Eye Light Concealer



source: a form of vitamin B-3, an essential nutrient, it's found in many foods including meat, fish, milk, eggs, green vegetables, and cereals.

why we use it: Minimizes redness and blotchiness and acts as a natural reduction in pore size over time. It Regulates oil and protects against sun damage. It treats hyperpigmentation, minimizes fine lines and wrinkles, and treats acne.

What to look for: Niacinamide

found in: Get even Concealer


Olivine Extract

source: Olivine is a mineral gemstone found in nature that surely can add that sparkle to your skin.

why we use it: Helps increase cellular energy levels and reduce skin stress.

What to look for: Olivine Extract



Source: Peptides are short sequences of amino acids derived from plant protein sources such as beans and lentils, soy, oats, flaxseed, hemp seeds, and wheat.

why we use it: It enhances the skin's barrier, reduces wrinkles, makes skin more elastic, and can help with outbreak recovery.

What to look for: Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5

found in: Eye Light Concealer

Polyglutamic acid

Source: Polyglutamic acid is made up of strands of glutamic acid, an amino acid. It is also present in "natto," a traditional Japanese delicacy produced from fermented soybeans.

why we use it: It hydrates your skin, minimizes wrinkles, slows the aging process, and has the ability to accelerate wound healing.

What to look for: Polyglumatic Acid

found in: Get Even Concealer


Salicylic Acid

source: Versions of salicylic acid are found in nature.

why we use it: It is best known for its ability to deeply clean excess oil out of pores and reduce oil production moving forward, making it a great option for oily skin.

What to look for: Salicylic Acid

found in: Zit Quit Concealer


Vitamin C

Source: a water-soluble vitamin found naturally in fruits and vegetables

why we use it: It is responsible for the production of collagen, which is required to keep skin young and plump, heal wounds, and maintain and repair damaged skin and cartilage. It also reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles while also evening out skin tone. It also helps to decrease the appearance of dark spots and slows the aging process.

What to look for: 3-O-Ethyl Ascorbic acid, Ascorbyl palmitate

found in: Get Even Concealer

Vitamin E

Source: It is a naturally occurring anti oxidant often found in plant based oils, nuts, seeds, fruits and vegetables.

why we use it: It Helps soften skin and protect your skin's moisture barrier. It's a powerful antioxidant, and also helps protect your skin from the sun when combined with vitamin C and sunscreen.

What to look for: Tocopheryl Acetate



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