In the morning, apply to your face, neck and chest after your antioxidant serum but before sunscreen. In the evening, use it as the last step in your regimen to protect, hydrate and restore your skin while you sleep. Safe to use around eyes for added hydration without irritation.
All ingredients are vegan, cruelty-free, plant-based and biodegradable.
Complete ingredient list: (17) Distilled water, Squalane, Butyrospermum parkii, Niacinamide, Glycerin, Cetearyl olivate, Cetearyl alcohol, Jojoba esters, Sorbitan olivate, Centella asiatica extract, Leuconostoc/radish root, Adenosine, Allantoin, Lactobacillus, Cocos nucifera fruit extract, Xanthan gum, Citric acid.
Squalane: A moisturizer and skin conditioner that replenishes fatty acids and antioxidants. Ours is sourced from fermented sugar plants, EcoCert-approved, USDA certified, 100% bio-based and readily biodegradable.
Butyrospermum parkii (shea) butter: A plant lipid (fat) extracted from the karite tree used as a moisturizer to protect and replenish the skin. Shea butter provides a rich texture and is filled with antioxidants, including quercetin, epicatechin gallate, gallocatechin, epigallocatechin. Ours is non-GMO, readily biodegradable and Proposition 65 compliant.
Niacinamide (Vitamin B3): An effective skin-restoring moisturizer shown to improve skin barrier function and reduce the appearance of enlarged pores, uneven skin tone, fine lines, wrinkles, dullness, redness and irritation.
Glycerin: An important natural component of the skin, studies show glycerin combined with emollients speed healing, reduce irritation and restore normal skin barrier function. The vegetable glycerin used in RESTORE products is harvested from sustainably farmed palm oil trees and is United States Pharmacopeia (USP) grade. This is the highest grade available, making it acceptable for food, drug or medicinal use. It is also non-GMO and compliant with the US Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act and Proposition 65.
Cetearyl olivate: An emulsifier made with fatty acids from olive oil and sugar used to maintain the cream’s carefully crafted balance of oils and water. When mixed with sorbitan olivate the combination mimics the skin’s lipid bilayer promoting affinity with the skin to improve absorption. Ours is COSMOS approved, biodegradable and non-comedogenic.
Cetearyl alcohol: An emollient derived from coconut fat used to improve skin hydration and the texture of the cream. Ours is non-GMO and Proposition 65 approved.
Jojoba esters:An emollient used to improve skin hydration and skin barrier function with important plant-derived fatty acid from jojoba seed oil. Ours is biodegradable, non-GMO, COSMOS approved and non-comedogenic.
Sorbitan olivate: An emulsifier containing fatty acids from olive oil and sugar used to maintain the cream’s carefully crafted balance of oils and water. When mixed with cetearyl olivate, the combination mimics the skin’s lipid bilayer promoting affinity with the skin to improve absorption. Ours is COSMOS approved, biodegradable and non-comedogenic.
Centella asiatica extract: The hypoallergenic extract from a medicinal herb (Indian pennywort and gotu kola) with powerful antioxidants that have been shown to soothe inflamed skin, improve skin barrier function, increase hydration and aid in healing. Ours is non-GMO and is compliant with the US Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act and Proposition 65.
Leuconostoc/radish root ferment filtrate: A natural antimicrobial peptide, ours is EcoCert-approved, non-GMO, biodegradable and compliant with US Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.
Adenosine: An important biomolecule found in our DNA and RNA and a source of energy for cells. When applied to the skin, studies have shown it improves skin smoothness and decreases the appearance of wrinkles.
Allantoin: An extract from urea used to soothe the skin that occurs naturally in the body and plants. Ours is non-GMO and Proposition 65 compliant.
Lactobacillus: A probiotic to help prevent the growth of unwanted bacteria and yeast. Ours is ecocert-approved, non-GMO, biodegradable and compliant with US Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.
Cocos nucifera fruit extract: The extract of the fruit of the coconut tree, it is rich in fatty acids, proteins, and complex B vitamins to feed the skin. Ours is EcoCert-approved, non-GMO, biodegradable and compliant with US Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.
Xanthan gum: A thickening and stabilizing agent made from the fermentation of plant-derived sugars.
Citric acid: Plant-derived acid used to maintain the pH of the product.