A potent antioxidant providing protection against UVA/UVB damage, harmful pollutants in the environment and free radical damage. It is also an effective anti-ageing ingredient
Tetrahexylethyl ascorbate vitamin C (oil soluble):
A novel oil soluble and highly stable form of vitamin C. This cosmeceutical provides additional protection from environmental free radical damage as well as significant collagen stimulation to the vulnerable lip area. Clinical studies further show the absorption of this oil soluble form of vitamin C is superior to the water-soluble derivatives. An oil soluble form of vitamin C is essential for lip products as all lip balms must be lipid based.
Castor bean oil:
A healing vegetable-based oil containing 90% ricinoleic acid, an unusual fatty acid that reduces inflammation and increases skin immunity. It is incredibly moisturising for the lips as it contains triglycerides which maintain moisture and effectively treat dry chapped skin.
Organic olive squalene:
A pure concentrate rich in antioxidants, vitamins and nutrients that reduces the appearance of dry, stressed skin. It is a powerful and effective skin supplement proven to boost the immune system and help treat and repair inflammatory skin conditions.
Natural botanical aids in the stimulation of collagen and helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines on the lips. It also helps to reduce irritation. It also provides a naturally sweet flavour as a clean science alternative to artificial flavour.