Know Your Ingredients
Adzuki bean is a good source of magnesium, potassium, iron, zinc copper, manganese and multiple B vitamins. These amazing beans contain a natural foaming agent called saponin that cleanses pores by absorbing excess oils, removing dirts, impurities, and dead skin cells. Adzuki bean stimulates cell regeneration, improves circulation, clarifies and tightens pores to maintain younger looking skin.
Algae extract is rich in proteins, amino acids, and minerals which makes it wonderful in repairing and improving dry, dull, and troubled skin. Algae Extract conditions, hydrates, softens and detoxifies the skin while replenishing essential vitamins and minerals. Algae helps to protect skin against free radical damage and prevents the formation of an enzyme that causes the deprivation of collagen.
Aloe vera, a miracle botanical ingredient provides hydration and regenerative skincare properties. Aloe Vera has powerful healing and moisturizing properties that act as a protective layer on the skin while replenishing moisture from within. It contains Auxin and Gibberellins to prevent skin inflammation and stimulate growth of new cells, resulting in rejuvenated, youthful complexion. Aloe Vera creates a close match to our skin’s pH balance and explains why this plant is able to moisturize our skin effectively. Aloe is also a natural immunity enhancer. It boosts the skin’s immune system and rejuvenates skin cells.
Angelica Root Extract
Angelica Archangelica Root Extract provides anti-bacterial benefits that offers clear skin, making skin feeling energized and nourished. Angelica contains nutrients such as antioxidants, vitamins, valeric acid and others which are helpful for the natural treatment of various skin conditions. Angelica Root Extract suppresses the growth of bacteria, soothes redness and skin inflammation.
Arnica Montana Flower Extract
Arnica Montana Flower Extract is a dark brown clear liquid derived from the flowers of the plant, Arnica Montana. Botanically, it is known for its antiseptic, astringent, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory and healing properties. Arnica is also used to treat damaged, reddened, and tired skin.
Beeswax (Cera Alba) has emollient, soothing and softening properties. It is used in cosmetics as a natural thickening agent, emulsifier, and moisturizer. It contains vitamin A which is essential for human cell development. This ingredient is also known for its anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic, antioxidant, antibacterial and germicidal properties.
Ribes Nigrum from Blackcurrant is rich in antioxidants and gamma-linolenic acid making it highly effective in increasing skin elasticity, protect and nourish skin tissues.
Caffeine contains antioxidant properties and has an inhibitory action to skin that helps skin looking younger and skin texture more refined.
Camellia Oleifera Leaf Extract is also known as the green tea leaf extract. It is a light deeply moisturizing and fast absorbing ingredient, known for its antioxidant properties. It is very high in Oleic acid (omega-9) content, a natural agent known for the retention and enhancement of skin moisture.
Carrot Seed Extract
Daucus Carota Sativa (Carrot) Seed Extract is high in antioxidant to protect your skin against free radicals, reduce pigmentation, and firm your skin. It also contains moisturizing vitamin E and protective vitamin C to rejuvenate and nourish skin, for smooth radiant complexion.
Ceramides are natural body components that have been demonstrated to be excellent moisturizers and a valuable ally against ageing and certain skin conditions. Ceramides act as a barrier and keep the skin hydrated. They also improve skin elasticity and cohesion. Ceramides appear under names: Hydroxypropyl Bislauramide MEA, Hydroxypropyl Bispalmitamide MEA, Hydroxypropyl Bisstearamide MEA, Ceramide 1, 2, 3, III, 6-II, etc.
Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil is derived from sweet orange to aid nutrients absorption, stimulate collagen production, reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.
Fractionated coconut oil is great for skincare. It is a feather-light emollient, absorbs readily into the skin without clogging pores. It creates an ideal state for skin and body moisturization. It provides deep and real moisture. It strengthens underlying tissues and helps remove excessive dead cell on the skin's surface that makes your skin rough and flaky in texture. It is also great for shine and as a natural moisturizer for your hair.
Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract has an extremely soothing effect on the skin. Cucumber extract is rich in vitamins, polyphenols, polysaccharides, minerals and other nutrients to naturally hydrate and nourish the skin. Some of the minerals found are magnesium, potassium and silica to reduce wrinkles and fine lines by tightening skin. It also aids and promotes surface cell turnover, keeping skin looking fresh and young. Its astringent effect soothes and relieves puffiness while keeping your skin firm.
Geranium is well known for its skin health properties. It is used to promote beautiful and radiant skin, also to treat acne, reduce inflammation, alleviate anxiety and balance hormones. This sweet-smelling oil can also uplift your mood, lessen fatigue and promote emotional wellness. Geranium oil is non-toxic, non-irritant and generally non-sensitizing — and the therapeutic properties of include being an antiseptic and wound-healing helper.
Ginkgo’s ability to protect skin against free radicals may help protect skin from aging. Ginkgo biloba has also been found to improve the skin production of collagen, which helps to keep the skin firm and young. Ginkgo is a natural antibacterial to promote clear skin.
This ingredient of Cuepido is derived from palm and coconut. It is known to soften and soothe the skin while aiding in moisture retention.
Jojoba oil, a natural ingredient that is very nutritious for the skin. It is full of Vitamin E and B, antioxidants, and minerals like chromium, copper, and zinc to nourish and protect the skin. It provides long-lasting moisturization, reduces fine lines and wrinkles, and increases skin's suppleness from within, without clogging pores or leaving a greasy residue. It prevents dehydration of the skin and excessive water loss.
Lavender is the most used essential oil in the world today, well known for its calming and relaxing properties. Lavender helps to calm the mind and relax the body. It also heals damaged skin, sunburn and muscular pain. Researchers have recently discovered that lavender essential oil helps your body produce three of your bodies most powerful antioxidants, glutathione, catalase, and SOD within 22 hours of using lavender essential oil. They found that it protected cells from damage that can lead to cancer.
Licorice Root Extract
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract is good for sensitive skin, as it quells any skin irritation or reactions. Licorice can help reduce the appearance of age spots and dark areas of hyperpigmentation on skin. It contains an active compound called “glabridin,” which inhibits the enzyme that causes skin to darken in response to sun exposure. It promotes skin elasticity, skin lightening and fight skin-damaging free radicals.
Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate (Vitamin C) is a water-soluble, non-irritating, stable derivative of Vitamin C. It is used for skin repair, skin lightening and brightening. It is also a potent antioxidant. It is considered an excellent non-irritating skin whitening agent that inhibits skin cells to produce melanin and lightens age spots. A great alternative to many Vitamin C formulas that are highly acidic, also a better choice for sensitive skin.
Mica is a naturally occurring group of silicate minerals. It is a safe, naturally-derived pigment. Mica's shimmer is perfect to create shine and radiance. It gives an effervescent glow to the skin and helps to mask imperfections.
Minerals have anti-inflammatory properties to soothe skin and can be used on even the sensitive skin types. It provides skin benefit that powers throughout your day, delivering a healthy-looking radiance and promote breathable skin. Our mineral complexes protect skin against environmental stressors, firms and tightens skin, and promotes skin cell regeneration.
Papain enzyme is used for its natural non-abrasive exfoliation and anti-aging properties. Papain accelerates shedding of dead skin cells and hence improves the dull patchy look of skin. Besides exfoliation of pigmented cells, antioxidants in papaya helps in de-tanning and lightening of dark patches. Its anti-aging properties helps skin to combat free radicals, prevent premature aging, and brighten skin.
Resveratrol, a natural antioxidant that boosts collagen production in cells, neutralizes free radical damage by banishing wrinkles, enhances firmness, and even skin tone. Resveratrol is one of 600 antimicrobial compounds known as a phytoalexin, which is produced by plants to protect them from adverse conditions including excessive ultraviolet light, infections and climactic changes.
Rooibos Leaf Extract
Aspalathus Linearis (Rooibos) Leaf Extract, the flavonoid-rich antioxidant source. Because of its high flavonoid content, rooibos is a powerful anti-aging ingredient for skin care. Skin aging is caused by exposure to UV rays, pollutions and other environmental contaminants that creates free radicals. Rooibos has the ability to protect skin and preserve a youthful look.
Rose Water marvels with numerous benefits to all skin types and concerns. Rose water has rejuvenating, soothing and calming properties to keep skin feeling fresh with lingering rose aroma. It is good for boosting hydration, giving skin a healthy glow from within. Rose water helps to retain moisture and is mildly astringent, which helps to even skin tone and improve its appearance.
Safflower Seed Oil
Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil works to provide intense hydration and improve skin resilience while essential fatty acids helps to maintain the skin’s barrier function. This oil consists primarily of linoleic acid, an omega-6 that is packed with essential vitamins. It unclogs pores and reduces acne while promoting skin cell regeneration and providing intense hydration, leaving skin looking younger and radiant.
Maris Sal (Sea Salt) is a natural detoxifier, as it absorbs the toxins from the skin. Sea salt is full of minerals like magnesium, zinc, calcium, potassium and more, to detoxify, tone and improve skin texture. Cleansing with products contained sea salt is also an excellent way to benefit from its natural mineral content. It helps to rejuvenate tired skin and offers a gorgeous glow.
Sodium Hyaluronate is able to hold more water than any other natural substance — up to 1,000 times its weight in water! When applied to the skin, it can reach deep down into the dermis to combine with, maintain and attract water. It also promotes skin or blood microcirculation and nutrient absorption, helps maintain normal metabolism. And thanks to its super-sized hydrating properties, sodium hyaluronate will result in smoother, softer skin with decreased wrinkles and an all-around fuller appearance.
Vitamin A, C and E stimulate processes in the skin that promote collagen production and moisture retention while smoothing the appearance for younger-looking skin. These vitamins contain powerful antioxidant to protect skin against free radicals to prevent early signs of aging.
White Willow Bark
Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract is used for its anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and soothing properties delicately tend to battle with acne. It can also optimize cell turnover. Willow bark helps to remove those dull lifeless skin cells, clear pores, revealing the youthful radiant skin you’ve got underneath. It also contains powerful antioxidants of flavonoids and tannins to protect skin to give skin a healthier appearance.
Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Flower Water is proven for its natural astringent properties that helps with acne control by reducing inflammation and decreasing oil. It also helps to tone the skin and close its pores. It has anti-inflammatory properties and will help ease the pain, itching, redness and scarring. Witch Hazel Flower Water is packed with antioxidants to fight against aging and free radicals, giving skin an extra protection and vitality boost while its therapeutic properties balances the skin's PH and efficiently removes any dirt and impurities on skin to aid in fighting acne.
Yeast Extract contains some of our largest organ’s favorites like amino acids, proteins, minerals, antioxidants and vitamin B. Yeast has been credited for giving a bright, youthful complexion and in general it has phenomenal moisturizing and hydrating effects. Yeast extract stimulates skin cell renewal, reduces the appearance of dark spots and hyperpigmentation.