Sake (Rice Ferment) Extract: Sake is extremely effective in combating blemishes, evening out skin tone, and creating a brightening effect on the skin. A natural astringent, Sake is also excellent for reducing the appearance of pores and redness. The high glycerol and amino acid content in Sake prevents moisture from leaving the skin and helps improving skin texture.
Cherry Blossom: a symbol of Japan that has been adored by the Japanese from ancient time. This beautiful, elegant flower is loaded with antioxidant and soothing properties. It repairs and strengthens the natural barrier of the skin.
Wasabi: obtained from the roots of the Wasabia Japonica Plant that is indigenous to Japan, Wasabi extract is a multifunctional active ingredient that delivers powerful antioxidant and antimicrobial results.
Okinawa Kucha Clay: the natural Kucha clay is found at the bottom of the Ryukyu Islands (Okinawa, Japan). Smaller and gentler on the skin than other clays on the market, this Kucha clay can be used every day without stripping its natural moisture level while being extremely effective in detoxifying the skin and healing acne or blemishes.
Jojoba and Olive Oil: the mixture of these two oils creates the perfect combination for an anti-aging powerhouse. These oils are known to be deeply moisturizing and extremely rejuvenating to the skin.
Yuzu Fruit Extract: a citrus fruit that belongs to the same family with grapefruits. Loaded with vitamin C and antioxidant, this extract energizes and brightens skin tone, while controlling sebum and diminishing pigmentations.
Aphanothece Sacrum Exopolysaccharides (Algae Derivative): moisturize and protect the outer layer of the skin. Also has anti-inflammatory benefits.
Collagen: 80% of our skin is made of collagen. As we age, we lose the natural ability to replenish the optimal level of collagen in our skin, which causes sagging, dullness, and fine lines. Supplementing collagen in daily skincare routine is imperative in keeping the skin refreshed, youthful, and hydrated.
Astaxanthin Extract: Astaxanthin is the most powerful antioxidant found in nature, dearly named "the king of carotenoids". The highest natural concentration of Astaxanthin is found in wild Pacific sockeye salmon, followed by krill, algae, red trout, shrimp, crab, and lobster. It gives these marine animals and plants their intense, vibrant red pigmentation.
Quince Seed: a fruit that belongs to the apples and pears family. Loaded with antioxidants and vitamins, quince seed extract rejuvenates the skin, keeping it plump and young, while reducing the appearance of wrinkles. It eliminates blemishes while helping the skin fight against the effects of UV radiation.
Amitose 3GA: this is considered the "anti-aging vitamin C". It is a type of vitamin C derivative produced by binding vitamin C (ascorbic acid) to glycerin. It suppresses melanin production, delivers strong antioxidant benefits, and accelerates collagen replenishment.
Silk: a skin superfood that shares 18 amino acids with and has similar protein structure to the skin. Silk extract helps the skin retain its natural moisture, absorbs excess sebum, and tightens the skin. It is also very effective in promoting cell regeneration and delivering skin brightening effects.
Botanical Complex: the botanical complex used in this formula is made up of a unique mix of flowers (Sakura, Arnica, Mallow, Elder) and fruits (Yuzu, Cucumber, Olive). Not only is it rich in vitamins and nutritions that are wildly beneficial to the skin, it also provides long-term rejuvenation and brightening effects.