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Ingredient Glossary

Below is a listing of some of our most notable ingredients, what they can do for your skin, and which products you can find them in. If you have any questions or want to know more, please email us at: hello@soonskincare.com

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Adenosine: A natural ingredient derived from yeast, is known to smooth skin and have anti-wrinkle benefits by re-energizing the skin’s surface. It also has proven anti-inflammatory effects.

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 Allantoin: Derived from plants, is a gentle moisturizer (ideal for sensitive skin) that also helps improve skin’s smoothness, and promotes healing. Especially beneficial for facial and acne scarring. Promotes cell longevity, which helps combat visible signs of aging.

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Aloe Vera: The aloe plant is known to hydrate skin and promote healing; especially of sunburned or damaged skin.

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Apple: Rich in vitamins and antioxidants, which can help to combat the effects of free radicals, helping skin to look healthier and younger. Apple has also shown brightening and hydrating effects on skin.

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Arbutin: A natural skin brightening agent that helps lighten up dark spots and scarring in skin. It also has shown results in decreasing skin’s melanin production which helps with hyper-pigmentation, and evens out skin tone.

Products with this ingredientBiocellulose Brightening Facial Mask

Blueberry: The high concentration of Vitamin A in blueberries have been known to help skin appear more healthy and clear. A naturally derived antioxidant, blueberries also have been known to lessen the appearance of wrinkles while also strengthening the skin. Blueberry helps skin to appear brighter by working as a natural exfoliant for dead skin cells.

Products with this ingredient:
 Hydrating Blueberry Hydrogel Eye Patch

Betaine: Used to help skin retain moisture, which leads to more hydrated skin. Has also shown results in making wrinkles less visible, and improving the overall smoothness of skin.

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Caffeine: A powerful antioxidant that can help with free radical damage. It also stimulates circulation and is a vasoconstrictor which aids in reducing the look of dark circles and fine lines and wrinkles. It can also help reduce puffiness and redness, especially in the skin under eyes.

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 Collagen: A protein that occurs naturally in skin, but diminishes with age. Collagen is responsible for the skin looking firm and plump, and as an ingredient in skin care products it can help restore that look in the skin again. This helps create a youthful and glowing look in the skin.


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Fig: (Ficus Caria Fruit)This super fruit has shown effects in improving hyper-pigmentation, acne, and hydration. It also has been known to reduce the look of wrinkle depth, giving the skin a smoother look overall. Figs also contain a high amount of Vitamin C which has been known to make skin appear brighter.

Products with this ingredient:
 Biocellulose Firming Facial Mask 

Ginko Biloba: (Ginko Biloba Nut Extract) Works as a natural cleanser to help remove dirt buildup and other impurities. It is a powerful antioxidant with proven anti-inflammatory effects and soothes redness. Has also been known to protect from sun damage.

Products with this ingredient:
 Biocellulose Firming Facial Mask

Glutathione: A peptide that occurs naturally in the body, glutathione is also a strong antioxidant, that has shown results in lightening dark spots and brightening skin’s overall appearance.

Products with this ingredient: Biocellulose Brightening Facial Mask

Grape: Helpful in making skin care appear more even, and in lightening dark spots. It has been known to help with elasticity, and with reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It is also high in Vitamin C content, which aids in collagen formation.

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Grapefruit: High in Vitamin C and is a natural exfoliant. Grapefruit aids in keeping skin hydrated which helps it be more resistant to pollutants and wrinkles. It also has been shown to increase pH level in skin, which can help with acne.

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Green Tea ExtractA gentle antioxidant that has shown improvement in the appearance of sun damaged skin. Its nutrient-rich polyphenols help fight free radicals and slows the signs of aging.

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Hyaluronic Acid: (Sodium Hyaluronate) Naturally occurs in skin, aids in hydration and retaining moisture in the skin. It is known for being the most effective skincare ingredient for holding moisture. It also helps, smooth, soften, and plump skin.

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Kiwi: Contains Vitamins C and E, and is rich in antioxidants. It aids in cell regeneration and leaving the skin feeling firm. Kiwi is also known to be healing, and has shown results in fading facial scarring.

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Lemon: Rich in Vitamin C and Citric acid, which have been known to brighten skin and lighten hyperpigmentation. Is helpful in reducing excess oil, boosting collagen production, and skin exfoliation.

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Niacinamide: A water-soluble form of Vitamin B3 known for increasing cellular turnover which slows visible signs of aging. A great ingredient for all skin types.

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Peony Root Extract: An antioxidant that has shown results in brightening, moisturizing, and regenerating skin. Peony Root also has shown anti-inflammatory benefits that has been used for healing skin for centuries.

Products with this ingredient: Peony Foot Mask

Pomegranate: The antioxidants in pomegranate can help fade dark spots, prevent acne, and have brightening effects on skin. It also is rich in Vitamin C, and can help diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Pomegranate is also known for its hydrating and moisturizing effects.

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Portulaca Oleracea: Rich in antioxidants that fight free radicals that damage DNA and cause skin cell death. This weed-like plant also is full of antioxidants and Vitamins A and B, which provide skin soothing properties.

Products with this ingredient: Biocellulose Firming Facial Mask

PullulanOften seen in anti-aging skin care products because of the firming and tightening effects it has shown on loose skin. Can help to improve overall skin texture.

Products with this ingredient: Biocellulose Anti-Aging Face Mask

Purslane: The leaves of this weed are packed with antioxidants, omega-3 fatty acids, and high concentrations of Vitamins A, B, C, and E. Purslane is deeply hydrating, and helps skin regeneration which delays the visible signs of aging.


Products with this ingredient:
 Biocellulose Firming Facial Mask

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Raspberry Ketones: Contained in red raspberries, raspberry ketones have shown firming and tightening effects on skin, and has shown improvement in skin elasticity.

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Rose Extract: (Rosa Damascena Extract) Rose extract is an ingredient that is ideal for all skin types. It has anti-inflammatory properties, and has shown effects in helping sooth irritation and redness. There are also studies that have linked Rose Extract to lightening dark spots.

Products with this ingredient:
 Micro-Hole Hydrogel Collagen Facial Mask

Shea ButterRich in vitamins, fatty acids, and antioxidants, it is known to help soften, heal, and moisturize skin along with reducing fine lines and wrinkles, and stimulates skin’s natural collagen production.

Products with this ingredient: Shea Butter Hand Mask

Strawberry: Strawberry juice has shown results in lightening dark spots, including acne scars. Strawberries are also rich in antioxidants and Vitamin C, and work to fight collagen break down which helps prevent visible signs of aging. There are also studies that show strawberry can help prevent UV damage and shows reduced wrinkle formation.

Products with this ingredient: Strawberry Lip Mask With Collagen

 

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Tea Tree Leaf ExtractHas been known to help soothe irritated skin. It also has anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties that improve skin’s overall appearance and health.


Products with this ingredient: 
Shea Butter Hand Mask

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Watermelon: This fruit is rich in Vitamins A, C, and E, and is beneficial for all skin types. Watermelon is not only a hydrating ingredient, but it helps to lock the moisture into the skin. It is also effective at reducing redness, irritation, and inflammation because of its healing properties. It has also been known to boost collagen.

Products with this ingredient:
 Hydrating Watermelon Lip Mask

 

White Mulberry: (Morus Alba Fruit Extract) Extract from the White Mulberry tree helps even out skin tone by lightening dark spots. It is also rich in antioxidants and has properties that help cleanse the skin.

Products with this ingredient:
  Biocellulose Firming Facial Mask