Rich in essential ions like Zinc and Copper, marine natural ingredients perfectly enhance skincare formulations, improving cross-linking of dermal fibers, providing optimal hydration, and nourishing with vital elements. In addition, some algae contain high concentrations of carrageenans sulfured oligosaccharides that are similar to hyaluronic acid or other GAGs.
Carrageenans improve the water-binding ability of the skin, revealing a supple, smooth, and youthful surface. These beneficial oligosaccharides also stimulate the production of HA, providing volume, density, and elasticity.
Almost every marine extract is an excellent source of antioxidants, protecting cell membranes and genetic material from harmful influences like UV-induced damage or oxidative stress. These ingredients are youth elixirs made to preserve natural beauty, expose smooth surface, and healthy appearance.
Algogen is a natural, film-forming polymer derived from marine algae and native fish collagen. It is an opalescent, viscous liquid with anionic nature.
Ascophyllum nodosum (Eggwrack) extract is a pure water-soluble powder rich in bioactive marine polysaccharides known as fucoidans. The extract can contain more than 80% fucoidan. Usually, Ascophyllum nodosum extract is produced using a pure aqueous extraction procedure.
Caviar, also known as black gold, is considered a delicacy. It is also synonymous with luxury and wealth. The name caviar is used for the salted roe (eggs) of various species of fish, most notably sturgeon.
From the remote Pacific islands of North Western Canada, surrounded by the Pacific Ocean in this uninhabited wilderness among some of the world's roughest waterways, it is from this naturally guarded area that the treasured green/grey glacial clay is found in rare deposits marked under INCI name
Spirulina is an alga that is cultivated and harvested in special water farms (it is not a seaweed) in subtropical regions (Hawaii, California, Thailand, Taiwan, India, and China). The Spirulina algae can only prosper in highly alkaline water (pH-value of approx. 9 - 11).
The benefits of exfoliation are well known, but most of the methods used can cause irritation to the skin that is most sensitive.
Tensea-lift™ is a ready-to-use, marine-derived complex that can help protect the skin from environmental aggression with an instant tension effect.