Skin Serum - Prickly Pear
A lightweight, oil-free serum with Shea Butter esters combined with botanical extracts from Prickly Pear or Nopal Cactus to provide anti-wrinkle, anti-ageing, anti-spot, anti-oxidant, soothing and protection to the skin. Protects skin cells, limits free radicals, helps to get an even tone, helps to decrease wrinkles, increases the skin defense system, limits ageing due to UV damage and decreases melanine spots.
The serum contains active plant cells with special characteristics containing all the richness of the vegetal species from the plant origin. The extraction technology enables to develop active ingredients from rare and precious plants, legendary or unknown, and difficult to cultivate.
In order to impart a non-greasy feel to this serum, we have used Shea Butter esters to obtain the silky and fast absorbing quality. The Shea Butter ester is superior to other emollients in terms of its sensory profile for modern skin serums.
The Shea Butter esters is made using Shea Butter from renewable sources, environmentally acceptable catalysts and processes that require less energy input.
It is a clear oil by itself, does not freeze in cold weather. No grittiness unlike raw Shea Butter and therefore the serum is readily usable.
Prickly Pear leaf cell extract is added to the formulation for
- Anti-wrinkle: Decreases deep and superficial wrinkles on the face, including mature skins, including crow's feet
- Anti-spot: Reduces pigmentation induced by exposure to UVB
- Anti-oxidant: Slows down general cell oxidation, reduces excessive production of free radicals
- Soothing: Decreases irritations by modulating the skin’s immune
Nopal cactus or Prickly Pear with its flat leaflike stems is native to Mexico, is on the Mexican flag from the time of the country's Independence. It is one of the symbols of Mexico. It is cultivated for its fruits, the Barberry Figs and the young edible leaflike stems or cladodes. It is used for its medicinal qualities and is discovered by MesoAmerican people around 16th century. Nopal has healing and anti-oxidant qualities with its Vitamin E content.
Decreases the effects of photo-ageing, protects cell DNA from UVA and UVB, against scavengers, limits the creation of dark spots, protects and reinforces the skin immune system, decreases the creation of wrinkles, for adult and mature skins, when skins is exposed a long time to UV rays - daily facial care, sun care, after sun care.
Prickly Pear extract and the lightweight oil delivers the optimum benefits to the skin by penetrating deeply into the skin to deliver an intense hit of active ingredients.
The weightless, silky textured formula glides effortlessly onto the skin, sinking in immediately to leave it looking and feeling softer, smoother and younger.
The serum is non-greasy, without any drag, is easily spreadable, absorbs quickly into the skin and has an overall light profile.
Suitable for dry, oily, dull, mature, problem, sensitive or combination skin types.
All natural components, preservative free, allergen free, GMO free, paraben free, silicone free.
Vegan product. Not tested on animals.
How to use:
Apply 2 to 5 drops once daily or as needed to face, neck, chest, hands, cuticles, for hydration, moisturization and nourishment. Apply overnight or add to moisturizers with each application.
Shea Butter Ethyl Esters, Opuntia Ficus Indica Leaf Cell Extract
The product is bottled in a UV protected violet glass bottle with a glass dropper. The bottle is recyclable and packed in environment friendly packaging.
Store it in a cool dark place.
For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Discontinue use if irritation occurs. Keep out of reach of children. Do a patch test prior to use.
These statements have not been evaluated or approved by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat and cure or prevent disease. We are not liable for reactions from using our products.
Always consult with your professional skin care provider for allergies and sensitivities to the ingredients.