Algae Extract – We use several types of algae extracts, some of which are exclusive to AG, and are effective anti-irritants to calm and soothe skin. Others have brightening benefits including boosting radiance and evenness of tone. Natural*
BHT – A potent antioxidant that helps protect ingredients/the product from oxidation, which can be caused by chemical reactions with oxygen in the air. This helps ensure product freshness. Synthetic.
Butylene Glycol – A conditioning agent that pulls moisture from the air to help skin maintain its natural hydration. Synthetic.
Calcium Silicate – A powder that helps to improve blendability and prevent caking. Naturally Derived*
Cholesterol – A naturally occurring molecule that acts as a nourishing agent to help deliver moisturizing and soothing properties. Natural*
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride – An emollient that helps your skin retain moisture that can be derived from coconut or created synthetically. Naturally Derived*
Dimethicone – A protective silicone that helps prevent moisture loss and can contribute to a soft, velvety feel on skin. Synthetic.
Ethylhexyl Salicylate – A sunscreen agent that protects skin from UVB rays. Synthetic.
Glycerin – A humectant that traps and holds water from the surrounding environment, enabling skin to retain moisture. Naturally Derived*
Hydrolyzed Yeast Protein – Supports a “longevity” protein naturally found within skin to help skin look and act younger for longer. Naturally Derived*
Isononyl Isononanoate – An emollient used for skin softening and conditioning. Synthetic.
Methyl Trimethicone – A lightweight silicone that dries down fast, leaving skin feeling silky. Synthetic.
Moringa Oleifera Seed Extract – An extract** from the Moringa Oleifera plant, which is often called the “miracle tree.” Our exclusive Moringa Oleifera Seed Extract helps to “unlock” anti-aging activity in the skin and also provides anti-oxidant and anti-irritant benefits. Responsibly Sourced, Traceable Ingredient. Natural*
Octyldodecanol – An emollient that helps to provide a smooth gliding application and comfortable feel. Naturally Derived*
Opuntia Tuna Extract – A plant extract from the Prickly Pear Cactus that helps to strengthen skin’s moisture barrier. Natural*
Phenoxyethanol – A preservative that helps maintain a product’s integrity and freshness. Synthetic.
Phenylpropyldimethyl- Siloxysilicate – An emollient that helps to provide a seamless, gliding application, and a shiny finish. Synthetic.
Pink Peony Extract – Extract from the pink peony flower that has calming and anti-inflammatory properties, which can promote brightening and a more even skin tone. Natural*
Phenyl Trimethicone – A silicone that enhances a formula’s spreadability and contributes to a silky feel on skin. Synthetic
Potassium Hydroxide – Derived from salt, this ingredient helps adjust the product’s pH. Naturally Derived
Salicylic Acid – Provides mild exfoliation. Often used to smooth and refine texture and to help unclog pores. Synthetic.
Silica – A powder with oil-absorbing, and mattifying properties that contributes to a smooth finish. Naturally Derived*
Sodium Hyaluronate – AKA Hyaluronic Acid, a ferment that is a powerful moisture magnet. Naturally Derived*
Tricaprylyl Citrate – An emollient that helps to provide a comfortable feel upon application. Naturally Derived*
Trimethylsiloxysilicate – A powder polymer that helps achieve comfortable and flexible long wear. Synthetic.
Vaccinium Macrocarpon (Cranberry) Fruit Extract – AKA Cranberry. Together with Yeast Extract, Lycium Chinense (Goji Berry) Fruit Extract, and Vaccinium Angustifolium (Blueberry) Fruit Extract, it forms a special antioxidant blend that helps neutralize the effects of free radicals on skin. Natural*
Frankincense Extract – also known as olibanum, is made from the resin of the Boswellia tree. This tree typically grows in the dry, mountainous regions of India, Africa, and the Middle East. Frankincense has a woody, spicy smell and can be inhaled, absorbed through the skin, or taken as a supplement. Natural*
Argan Oil – is a plant oil produced from the kernels of the argan tree (Argania spinosa L.), which is indigenous to Morocco. it also contains traces of tocopherols (vitamin E), phenols, carotenes, squalene, Some trace phenols in argan oil include caffeic acid, oleuropein, vanillic acid, tyrosol, catechol, resorcinol,nepicatechin and catechin.