Hypochlorous acid is a powerful oxidizing agent that can help reduce bacterial bioburden on the skin to address topical systems of congestion and rosacea. Also helps improve the overall health and appearance of skin by soothing and calming irritated or damaged skin.
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Allantoin is a compound that can be found in several plants, such as comfrey, chamomile, and wheat sprouts. In topical medical treatments, it's used to promote wound healing and in skincare, allantoin is recognized for its soothing, moisturizing and keratolytic (skin-softening) properties.
Adenosine, a bio-organic compound found in every cell of our bodies, has gained recent recognition in the skincare industry for its topical restorative and skin-soothing properties. Particularly effective in reducing the appearance of fine lines and improving skin elasticity, adenosine is a promising ingredient for those seeking to achieve overall healthier looking skin.
Colloidal oatmeal is a cosmetic ingredient and OTC active known for its soothing and moisturizing properties. Utilized in treating dry, itchy, and sensitized skin caused by dry climate and eczema.
Ceramides are a type of lipid naturally present in the skin known for their ability to support the skin barrier and retain moisture.
Glycerin is a cosmetic ingredient and OTC skin protectant that has been well studied and is widely used as a humectant. It is known for its ability to improve skin hydration, enhance cutaneous elasticity, and restore the epidermal barrier.
Dimethicone is a cosmetic ingredient and OTC skin protectant commonly used for its sensorial aspects in addition to helping the skin stay hydrated, soft, and supple. Due to its large molecular weight it forms a barrier on the skin’s surface to keep in water and protect it from irritants.
Petrolatum is a cosmetic ingredient and OTC skin protectant used as an occlusive agent. It creates a protective barrier on the skin's surface that helps to prevent moisture loss and protect the skin from external irritants.
Cica is a medicinal herb known for its topical soothing, rejuvenating and moisturizing properties. Effective in calming inflamed and sensitized skin to achieve a more balanced skin barrier.
Feverfew is an extract known for its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Used in skincare for its soothing effects and to help alleviate irritation and topical redness, making it suitable for sensitive and reactive skin types.
Shea butter is a tree-nut-derived emollient that is rich in unsaponifiables and is also a natural source of vitamin E. Utilized in skin care to help soothe, moisturize, and visually improve dry or compromised skin.
Aloe vera is a natural humectant that soothes, calms, and comforts the skin. It helps balance skin's moisture levels and enhances elasticity.
Arginine is an amino acid part of the natural moisturizing factor (NMF) that adheres to skin due to its cationic charge. It provides long-lasting hydration and in a surfactant system reduces skin dryness.
Hyaluronic acid is a key sugar molecule native to the skin that effectively draws and retains moisture into the skin for a plumper, more youthful appearance.
Benzoyl Peroxide is an OTC active proven to combat and prevent acne blemishes and promote a clear skin complexion.