Recommended for: All forms of Hyperpigmentation and Skin Discoloration Features: 81% organic content; vegan;
WHAT IS IT?
Corrective Skin Brightening Moisturizer is a facial cream that we developed to treat hyperpigmentation, target dark spots using rejuvenating organic ingredients straight from nature.
A powerful concoction of lactic and kojic acids, lightening licorice and potent Phloretin are in a soothing base of organic aloe vera leaf juice that helps to fade hyperpigmentation while infusing the skin with antioxidants.
This 100% all natural formula will knock out blotchy pigmentation and optimize skin’s clarity without the irritation found in other products.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?
√ Helps fade age spots and other skin discolorations
√ A non-toxic alternative for addressing various forms of hyperpigmentation
√ Features the ingredient Phloretin, a potent antioxidant and effective anti-aging ingredient
HOW DOES IT WORK?
Aloe Vera – contains almost 20 amino acids, minerals like calcium, magnesium and sodium in sufficient quantities, enzymes, vitamins, polysaccharides, nitrogen and other components that make it a miracle beauty herb; improves the skin's ability to hydrate itself; refreshing, healing agent, humectant and emollient, softens skin, soothing
Lactic Acid – an effective de-pigmentation agent by virtue of its exfoliating effect. It also exerts a strong suppressive effect on the formation of tyrosinase; improves barrier function of epidermis keeping the skin hydrated
Phloretin – a potent antioxidant found in both the flesh and peel of apples inhibits nearly 80% of the elastin destroying enzyme, elastase, which causes wrinkles and sagging skin; helps protect skin against photodamage, pigment inhibitor and accelerates cell renewal
Kojic Acid – derived from the Japanese mushroom it is a rich source of Vitamin A, omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, is high in gamma
Licorice Root – a potent inhibitor of tyrosinase, the enzyme responsible for pigmentation in the skin. Moreover, licorice root has no unwanted side effects and has been shown to reduce the appearance of age spots
Apply a pea size amount and massage an even amount onto clean skin, a little goes a long way
Best used in the evening when the skin is at its most relaxed
Can be worn alone or or layered over Natural Skin Brightening Complex.
Mineral Earth Cleansing Gel is a thick and concentrated cleansing gel that lasts. This blend of black soap with a hint of lemongrass removes the excess oils and impurities from the skin leaving a clean and fresh feeling after every wash. You will notice the difference after the very first wash.
Made from the cooked leaves of plantain, cocoa pods and other native plants, and rich skin-loving oils, such as shea butter, sunflower and coconut, this unique 100% all natural blend works by drawing out toxins and cleaning away bacteria, surface impurities and make-up.
Black Soap – Made from dried plantain skins, palm leaves, cocoa pod powder, and kernel oil, “black soap” supplies the skin with an all-natural cleansing process. It is a natural source of vitamins A & E and iron. The roasted plantain skin is mixed with palm oil, palm kernel oil to form the soap. The roasting of the plantains determines the color of the soap. The longer the plantains are roasted, the darker the soap. It is the plantain skin, however, that is largely responsible for making this soap so effective. Plantain is a natural source of vitamins A and E.
Sunflower Oil – Has smoothing properties. Non-comedongeic. Has high linoleic acid and essential fatty acid content; moisturizing, softening, and rich in antioxidants.
Shea Butter – bolsters skin’s natural moisture barrier, nourishing cells and helping to prevent water loss, protective and emollient; helps soothe and heal
Aloe Ferox - healing, moisturizing
Olive Leaf - antibacterial
Red Bush Tea – potent antioxidant used to calm skin and to combat aging at the cellular level
Lemongrass – is anti-bacterial and acts as an astringent, helping to maintain the skin’s natural pH balance;
Sweet chamomile and calendula calm and soothe irritations
Wet palms, massage a dime-sized amount gently between palms,
Vitamin B Hydrating Gel is a facial moisturizer designed to address excess sebum production; to manage oil, clogged pores and unwanted shine without over-drying. Oily skin will feel clear, comfortable and smooth.
Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) helps to boost hydration, reduce redness and inhibit the transfer of pigment to skin cells, therefore minimizing dark spots. It is specifically beneficial for people with dry or sensitive skin, and some studies support its benefits for reducing rosacea. In addition, niacinamide is a potent anti-inflammatory which helps reduce redness.
Aloe Vera – contains almost 20 amino acids, minerals like calcium, magnesium and sodium in sufficient quantities; enzymes, vitamins, and polysaccharides, that make it a miracle beauty herb; improves the skin's ability to hydrate itself; extensive research supports aloe vera’s ability to reduce inflammation because it contains salicylic acid and sterols, both of which work to inhibit inflammation. Aloe also has antimicrobial properties that are beneficial in controlling P. acne.
Beta-carotene – converted to Vitamin A by the body and is one of the most effective, long-term ways to normalize sebum production.
Essential oils - Ylang ylang, cinnamon and rosewood essential oils help clarify and balance sebum production, while peppermint, grapefruit and lemon provide anti-bacterial protection.
Apply a pea size amount and massage an even amount into clean skin
What is the purpose of your nighttime anti-age moisturizer? Is it simply to hydrate? Or, does it have a bigger purpose? Well, like every product Lotus Moon creates, High Potency Recovery Gel has a distinct purpose.
High Potency Recovery Gel is a moisturizer designed to reduce redness and irritation while at the same time calm and nourish the skin.
It is formulated to provide a comforting and calming “blanket” for skin that is irritated, very dry and/or inflammed. It infuses skin with moisture and provides antioxidants and supports skin elasticity.
The super star ingredient in Lotus Moon’s High Potency Recovery Gel is the tried and true calamine. In 2008, the FDA formally approved calamine for use in over-the-counter skin care products designed for treating skin irritation based on the results of the testing. The FDA's approval has cemented calamine as one of the most commonly used over-the-counter skin remedies in the world.
In addition, "Spin Trap" a very special free-radical fighter is a form of nitrogen and is far more effective than ordinary anti-oxidants in dealing with damaging free radical molecules. This “intelligent” antioxidant stands far above all other antioxidants and free-radical scavengers because it identifies the good oxygen, protects it, and keeps it from going bad by identifying the bad oxygen (reactive oxygen species), and putting it back on the proper path. All of this while you are sleeping soundly in the comfort of your bed.
√ Aloe Vera Leaf Juice – contains almost 20 amino acids, minerals like calcium, magnesium and sodium in sufficient quantities, enzymes, vitamins, polysaccharides, nitrogen and other components that make it a miracle beauty herb. improves the skin's ability to hydrate itself;
√ Spin Trap – a specialized antioxidant that protects tissues from free radical damage
√ Calamine – helps to reduce redness and irritation
√ Squalene – a colorless, odorless and greaseless oil derived from olives that penetrates skin deeply to moisturize, nourish, plump, repair and lubricate; also helps facilitate the absorption of other actives □
√ Glycerin – Effective humectant & moisturizer attracting water to the intercellular space of the skin, protects the lipids of skin cells
This mineral rich sea mask is designed to gently stimulate and refine the pores. It strengthens, re-texturizes skin's wrinkle-prone areas. Regular use of this mask removes dead skin cells & debris from the pores, which enhances skin renewal to bring about a smooth healthy glow.
Sea kelp helps to tighten skin, remove toxins and open pores for better absorption of nutrients
Kaolin Clay – the mildest of all clays and is suitable for people with sensitive skin. It helps stimulate circulation to the skin while gently exfoliating and cleansing it. It does not draw oils from the skin, so it can also be used on dry skin types without negative results. High in calcium, silica, zinc and magnesium, which are beneficial for oily, blemished skin. The clay's mildly drying and disinfectant properties help heal existing blemishes and inflammations, while preventing new ones from forming.
Rhassoul Clay – mineral rich clay from the Atlas Mountains of Morocco. When combined with water, the clay particles swell to form a gel and develop a strong absorptive effect. It binds particulates and excessive oils (sebum) and purifies the skin. It stimulates blood circulation and binds bacteria. Ideal for combination but also sensitive skin.
MatchaGreen Tea Powder – fills pores with protective antioxidants, vitamins, moisture, contains 18 amino acids to stimulate new cell's synthesis and continuously moisturize surface of the skin to make skin soft, rosy, and elasticity.
Activate masque by mixing 1 tsp. of powder with an adequate quantity of warm purified water or toner (appropriate for your skin type) to form a paste.
Apply all over face and neck (if desired)
Variations: Can also be used with a moisturizer, yogurt or tonic
Leave on 10-15 minutes, then remove with warm moistened wash cloth
Kaolinite (white clay), Moroccan lava (rhassoul), Ascophyllum nodosom (Organic sea kelp) powder, and Camellia Sinensis (Organic green tea matcha) powder*.