: Complex of natural active ingredients consisting of low molecular weight glycosaminoglycans (500-2000 daltons) and polysaccharides from marine sources. Contains yeast extract, algae extract, glucosamine HCI, and urea. Shown to induce exfoliation & skin cell renewal. Clear light yellowish solution, pH 2.8-4.5. Water-soluble. Preserved with phenoxyethanol. CAS
: 66-84-2, 56-81-5, 9041-22-9, 57-13-6. INCI Name
: Glucosamine HCL, Laminaria Digitata extract, Saccharomyces Cerevisiae extract, urea
- Skin renewal booster and calming skin exfoliator
- Makes the skin look firmer, less sagging, and rejuvenated. Studies found that the skin looks similar as with treatment of alpha-hydroxy acids but without irritation. Results showed an improvement in skin firmness by 55%, skin clarity by 35%, a 55% reduction in the appearance of fine lines & wrinkles and a 25% reduction in sagging.
- Unlike alpha-hydroxy acids and retinol, SkinRenewal Complex has a calming effect on the skin
: Add as is at the end of formulas, use level 3-5%. For external use only. Best added to a cream when pH has been adjusted to 6 to avoid separation. Final pH in the 5.5 range for best performance. Avoid Paraben-DU and certain carbomers in formulas as they may be inactivated at a pH of 5. For external use only. Applications
: Anti-aging & anti-wrinkle creams, AHA-free mild exfoliating products, hair care products, makeup.
Country of Origin
Raw material source
: Algae (Laminaria Digitata), yeast (Saccharomyces Cerevisiae), urea, and glucosamine
: The yeast and algae extract are prepared via a cold process. Glucosamine is made from fermenting corn using fungus Aspergillus niger.
: Not animal tested
: GMO free but not certified
: Does not contain animal-derived components
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