INGREDIENTS GLOSSARY

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ALOE VERA LEAF JUICE

A popular hydrating, soothing and nourishing plant used in many traditional or holistic remedies worldwide. The juice of Aloe Vera leaf is used in skincare to revitalize stressed skin and recover natural hydration levels.

Products that contain this: Cooling Foam Cleanser, Arctic Breeze Rescue Mask, Cucumber Recovery Serum, Cucumber Recovery Tonic, Japanese Cherry Blossom & White Tea Smoothing Mask, Herbal Youth Collagen Boosting Mask, True Luminosity Serum

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CITRIC ACID

Organic acid found in citrus fruits such as lemon, limes or oranges. This is used in skincare as a natural AHA to help break down dirt, debris or build up of dead skin cells to promote skin regeneration. It is also used as a PH adjuster.

Products that contain this: Cooling Foam Cleanser

CHERRY BLOSSOM EXTRACT

A pink, Spring flower found in East Asia that is rich in antioxidants and essential fatty acids. Used in traditional Japanese beauty routines, studies have shown that it helps to repair the skin's natural barriers to promote a smooth, supple skin texture.

Products that contain this: Japanese Cherry Blossom & White Tea Smoothing Mask

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LEUCONOSTOC / RADISH ROOT FERMENT FILTRATE

A natural preservative made from fermenting radish root and bacteria from Kimchi, a type of pickled Korean lettuce. The peptide formed from this process has effective antibacterial properties.

Products that contain this: (All items except Herbal Youth Oil)

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PEPPERMINT OIL

A naturally cooling oil with antiseptic and antibacterial properties, which make it beneficial for topical use on blemish prone or oily skin types. It's soothing abilities may also help to calm skin inflammation and irritations.

Products that contain this: Arctic Breeze Rescue Mask, Omega Repair Cream, Cooling Foam Cleanser

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SODIUM COCOYL GLUTAMATE

A mild plant based foaming ingredient derived from from coconut, a natural and readily available resource that is both sustainable and renewable. It makes for a good alternative to SLS as it provides surfectant properties without being too harsh on skin.

Products that contain this: Cooling Foam Cleanser

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WHITE TEA EXTRACT

Comes from the younger tea leaves that sit on top of Green Tea bushes, usually picked by hand due to its fragility. It is believed to have more active antioxidants than traditional Green Tea, which is beneficial as a topical antioxidant for skin.

Products that contain this: Japanese Cherry Blossom & White Tea Smoothing Mask

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