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OROGOLD SKINCARE INGREDIENTS
Give your skincare extra power through knowledge — know your ingredients. When you’re more aware of what’s in your skincare, you have more control over how your skin looks. Using the right ingredients can help you get there; this index is designed to help you do just that.
More widely known under the brand name Argireline, Acetyl Hexapeptide-8 minimizes the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, particularly around the eye area and on the forehead. Applying it topically also helps improve moisture retention, improving visible dryness and thinning skin.
ALOE VERA (ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF EXTRACT)
This extract is derived from the succulent Aloe plant and has been used in skincare for centuries. Aloe vera leaf extract provides excellent benefits for your skin. It has been known to help reduce redness and the visible effects from daily UV exposure. It can also help retain skin moisture. With continued use, it helps reduce the appearance of dark spots and addresses some skin coloration concerns such as hyperpigmentation and dark spots.
These sugars found in cell walls of plants such as oats and barley, can help moisturize sensitive skin and help repairative qualities on the skin’s surface. This soluble fiber can also help in reducing the signs of aging and diminishes the appearance of wrinkles.
BILBERRY EXTRACT (VACCINIUM MYRTILLUS FRUIT EXTRACT)
Extract from Bilberry helps your skin appear more tightened and toned. It has the ability to lock in moisture and helps to balance the visibility of oily skin. A great ingredient for normal, combo and oily skin types.
Aids in preserving skin by creating a thin layer on the skin’s surface to hold in hydration and fortify the skin’s barrier. Perfect for combating dryness preventing skin from a thin, crepey appearance.
A common Alpha Hydroxy Acid, Citric Acid can help treat visible skin discoloration that occurs during aging as well as diminish the appearance of fine lines. With continued use, it promotes regular exfoliation, revealing cleared pores and new skin.
COCONUT OIL (CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE)
This intensely moisturizing natural oil helps minimize dry, flaky skin and soothes skin to reduce signs of redness or inflammation.
The naturally occurring protein component, Collagen accounts for about 30% of protein in the body. As we age we lose the natural collagen in our skin — about 1.5% each year after the age of 25, and it can be more if exposed to damaging elements like excessive sunlight and pollutants. Topical collagen helps enhance the look and feel of your skin’s surface by binding moisture and restoring volume and plump-ness in your skin.
This ingredient has a tightening & firming effect on skin to minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles while encouraging visible firmness. It also provides great hydration to the skin and improves skin tone.
Cleopatra was said to have slept in a gold mask to preserve her beauty. Chinese empresses were also drawn to the metal and included it in their beauty routines. That’s because gold is thought to enhance the skin’s luminance and luster, for a radiantly youthful glow. Colloidal gold, which is a suspension of gold nano-particles in a liquid formula, is commonly used in skin care formulation. This provides the surface of the skin with an even layer of gold particles that help balance skin tone appearance and ultimately illuminate any complexion. Though the benefits of gold are still being studied by scientists, we know one thing for sure – gold is the ultimate in skin care indulgence.
Hyaluronic Acid and is key in keeping skin moist and aiding in the production of collagen. When the skin loses this, due to natural aging, it begins to lose its firmness and begins to droop and sag. By adding it topically, one can supplement their skin’s retention of moisture for firmer looking skin.
LEMON EXTRACT (CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM EXTRACT)
Lemon extract and oil derived from the fruit have an astringent and antiseptic quality that treats oily skin well, brightens dull skin and soothes visible irritation. It is known to reduce the appearance of uneven skin tone over time with continued use. However, its strength is not only in its flesh, but also in its scent, as its aromatherapy properties are strong.
This acid, derived from apples, can help reduce the appearance of age spots, remove the dead outer layer of skin and diminish redness from irritation. It also softens the appearance of rough skin texture and large pores.
MARIGOLD EXTRACT (CALENDULA OFFICINALIS FLOWER EXTRACT)
Also known as Marigold flower, it is a non-comedogenic, gentle and non-irritating ingredient used to condition the surface layer of the skin to ultimately reduce the occurrence of thin, dry, flaky skin.
OLIVE EXTRACT (OLEA EUROPAEA EXTRACT)
Olive oil, leaves and fruit have been used for centuries in skin treatments, improving skin appearance. Used as a natural base, Olive Extracts are excellent for dry, sensitive or mature skin that may need extra care.
SUGAR CANE EXTRACT (SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM EXTRACT)
Packed with Glycolic Acid helps remove dead skin cells, unclogs pores for a visibly smoother skin texture. This exfoliation ability, combined with its moisturizing effect ultimately help reveal new, radiant skin.
SUGAR MAPLE EXTRACT (ACER SACCHARUM EXTRACT)
This Alpha Hydroxy Acid is from the sugar maple tree and is intended to reduce the visible effects caused by free radicals as well as slough away dead skin and residue build up. Leading to a brighter, and more clear complexion over all.
VITAMIN E (TOCOPHERYL ACETATE)
Vitamin E is vital for multiple skin functions. Also known as Tocopheryl Acetate, it is a conditioning ingredient to give the skin a flexible and volumized appearance. Furthermore, Tocopheryl Acetate is also known to allow the skin to retain moisture and helps improve the appearance of skin tone and coloration.
VITAMIN C (ASCORBIC ACID)
Vitamin C has been found to help diminish the appearance of fine lines, scars and wrinkles. Combining this vital nutrient with other vitamins, like Vitamin A, makes it even more effective, in evening out skin tone over time. Improving the appearance of dark spots and preventing visible signs of aging.
VITAMIN A (RETINYL PALMITATE)
A common ingredient in skincare, it reduces the visibility of wrinkles, helps to smooth skin texture and helps minimize pore size. It is a great ingredient to balance uneven skin tone and prevent the appearance of dry, flaky skin.