Mint Water & Yacon Root Juice
Intensely moisturizes • Refreshes and energizes • Relaxes
Refreshing toner with mint and rose water brings your skin's pH into balance and leaves the skin feeling cool. Water retention properties of the betaine and gluconolactone regulate water homeostasis of the skin. Prebiotic and antioxidant properties of the yacon root juice help maintain a healthy balanced microbiota and skin wellbeing. Recommended to use for face and body during intense outdoor and indoor sports activities.
Betaine is a naturally derived ingredient, an amino acid. Also known as Trimethylglycine or glycinebetaine. It is obtained from the process of making sugar out of sugar beets. Being an osmolyte, its structure allows to attract water and help maintain cell water balance. Betaine reduces the ability of water molecules to solvate proteins, thus stabilizing the native protein structures. It primarily functions as a humectant and anti-irritant in cosmetic products, is prone to hydrogen bonding. It is identified as anti-melanogenic agent. Accumulated evidence has shown that betaine has anti-inflammatory functions in numerous diseases.
Distilled from the flower of Helichrysum plant.This plant is known for its anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic and antimicrobial activity. The studies indicate that the H. italicum extract has an inhibitory effect on Staphylococcus aureus and Candida albicans strains reducing both their growth and some of pro-inflammatory mediators, the enzymes such as coagulase, DNAse, thermonuclease and lipase.
Recent studies have shown that olive fruits have high contents of bioactive compounds, including phenolic compounds, with diverse biological properties, such as antioxidant, antimicrobial, antiviral, anti-inflammatory. This extract contains biophenols, one of them more powerful than Vit. C is hydroxytyrosol, the most potent antioxidant found in nature todate.Rich in Vitamin E and Oleic Acid, it helps nourish and balance the skin’s lipid, protects against oxidative damage and premature ageing.
Mint is known for its balancing properties. It is one of the best flower water tonifying and refreshing oily and acne prone skin. It restores light and radiance to the complexion suffering from stress, inflammations, premature ageing. It has pronounced anti-swelling and anti-couperose effect.
One of the plants being considered as a potential source of prebiotic is yacon. Yacon mainly contains fructooligosaccharides (FOS) and inulin, those are resposable for various nutrigenomic properties, including as a prebiotic for intestinal health and their antimicrobial and antioxidant effects. The yacon juice has potential protective effects forbacterial skin infections due to its anti-staphylococcal properties.
It has shown an inhibitory effect on Staphylococcus aureus and S.acnes. The skin microbiota is in result balanced. It a source of powerful antioxidants, acides, that protect the skin from UV-rays damage.
It is made from fresh Rose Damascena petals by direct steam distillation.Stimulates cellular renovation, increases skin elasticity, evens out skin tone and prevents pigmentation of mature skin. It has a pronounced smell of roses.
- Rosa Damascena Flower Water
- Helichrysum Italicum Flower Water
- Polymnia Sonchifolia Root Juice
- Hydrolyzed Olive Fruit
It is recommended to use the toner for face and body:
- in the open air during sports activities
- on the beach or while long stay in the sun
- in stuffy rooms
To restore the normal acidity of the skin after cleansing, spray the toner from a distance of 10-15 cm onto the skin of the face and body.
To cleanse dry skin, moisten a cotton pad with a toner and gently wipe the skin along the massage lines.
For moisturizing and antioxidant protection, spray toner 5-6 times a day.
Does not require rinsing.
Can be sprayed on the top of decorative cosmetics.
Avoid contact with eyes.