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AKOGEL

Is a mix of plant oils and fats gained from the seeds of the soybean plan, coconut and oil plam. The combination of these oils conditons skin in a very intensive way leaving it soft and smooth.

ALGAE EXTRACT

Are obtained from marine algae. Rich in vital minerals and trace elements, they are employed in cosmetic preparations for their extremely strong moisturizing effect, and to improve the glide-on smoothness of a skin care product.

ALGIN

Is derived from brown algae. It soothes skin irritation, optimizes the skin‘s ability to bind moisture and supports skin regeneration.

ALLANTOIN

Stimulates the new formation of skin cells and improves skin’s regeneration.

ALOE VERA

Aloe Vera extract is drived from the leaves of the aloe vera plant. It is rich in amino acids, enzymes and various mineral salts. Aloe Vera´s complex composition helps skin function properly in various ways, binds moisture, improve skin cell renewal and has a smoothing and soothing effect.

ANTIPHLOGISTIC AGENT

Antiphlogisticum guarantees perfect skin tolerance, soothing oversensitivity and increasing the skin’s resistance.

APRICOT KERNEL OIL

Is highly beneficial on account of its high linoleic acid content. Dry and flaky skin becomes soft and silky.

AQUACACTEEN

Is rich in essential fatty acids, antioxidants (flavonoids), vitamins and water-binding polysaccharides. It sustainably improves skin's moisture balance and protects skin against moisture loss.

AQUARICH®

Is an indispensable moisturizer made with black oats and a special variety of soy lecithin to improve and balance the skin’s moisture around the clock. Black oats have proven to be an effective moisture delivery system, able to penetrate the deepest layers of the epidermis. Aquarich® coats the skin in a lightweight protective shield, helping prevent loss of moisture and reducing roughness in the skin. It also fortifies the skin’s natural resistance to damage and calms irritated skin.

AVOCADOL®

Increases the skin‘s ability to bind moisture. In addition, it nourishes the skin to a smooth, supple texture.

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BADEN-BADENER RIESLING EXTRACT

Perfectly compensates the brilliant and unique effects of grape seed oil. Extracted from Riesling grapes harvested in one of the greatest and best known German wine-growing regions. The grape´s high quality results from an excellent climate in the Baden-Baden region: Plenty of sunshine and warmth ensure a perfect degree of ripeness. It´s what gives this grape its distinct aroma, polyphenoles and the high concentration of fruit acids, which is vital to extracting an effective product. In combination with grape seed oil, it protects skin against the damaging effects of free radicals leaving skin feeling exceptionally supple.

BALM MINT

Is extracted from the leaves and the blossoms of balm mint. The main growing areas for this plant are Germany, Italy, Spain and the Balkans. It contains essential oils, whose principal constituents are citronellal and citral. Balm has a calming, soothing effect.

BEESWAX

Is produced by honey bees. After purification it is used to lend cosmetic products their desired consistency.

BIO BUSTYL®

Has a stimulating and fortifying effect that supports connective tissues. It also makes skin smoother and morge elastic.

BIO ECOLIA®

Is a bioengineered polysaccharide. BioEcolia® promotes the skin´s natural flora and obstructs the formation of harmful bacteria that can lead to inflammation and impurities. This significantly fortifies the skin´s acid protection layer and puts ist natural barrier function to its best possible use.

BIOSULFUR

It has an antiseptic, healing and drying effect on the skin.

BIOTECHNOLOGICAL OCEANIC PLANKTON EXTRACT

Improves skin´s metabolism lending new vitality and energy to the delicate eye contour area.

BISABOLOL

Is an ingredient derived from chamomile that soothes irritation.

BLACK CURRANT EXTRACT

Is rich in vitamin C and trace elements. It has an antioxidative, protecting and anti-inflammatory effect.

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CALENDULA

The oil derived from the calendula blossom and ist extract contain carotin, calendulin, saponin and more.

CAMPHOR OIL

Is obtained from the bark of camphor trees and is not only refreshing but is also a mild disinfectant.

CARROT SEED OIL

Is an oily extract of carrots and contains their fat-soluble ingredients, especially carotene, which has a balancing effect and assures better circulation for a fresh looking complexion.

CAVIAR EXTRACT

This smoothes lines and wrinkles and prevents the premature aging process due to environmental factors. Caviar promotes the binding of moisture in the skin and balances out the moisture levels. The skin looks more even and receives perfect care.

CHAMOMILE

A distinction is made between two different types of chamomile: the “true” chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla) and the Roman chamomile (Athemis nobilis). The oil obtained from the heart of true chamomile contains bisabolol as its principal component and chamazulene, which is responsible for its blue color. The oil and extracts of Roman chamomile are anti-inflammatory and antiseptic.

CHINA CLAY

Is a fine, white powder that absorbs emitted toxins and nourishes the skin to a soft, supple texture.

CHLORHEXIDINE DIGLUCONATE

Has an antibacterial effect and strengthens the skin‘s defenses and acidic protection layer. It prevents the formation of new skin impurities.

CHRONODYN™

Is extracted from Euglena gracilis, a unicellular aquatic or ganism, in a bioengineering process. It “wakes up” the cells. This improves skin cell metabolism and the skin‘s microcirculation. In addition, it boosts the skin‘s vitality and tone, firms its contours and softens lines and wrinkles.

CITRUS OIL

Is derived from the peel of ripe lemons. In cosmetics, it is used chiefly for its revitalizing and stimulating properties.

COATED MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE GLOBULES

These mini pearls of crystalline cellulose are coated with the botanical enzyme papain and very mild detergents. Papain is a protein-digesting enzyme which above all is obtained from the papaya. Papain supports the collagen break-down in the stratum corneum and helps to losen dead, excessive skin flakes from skin´s surface. It has an extremely mild effect and proivdes for a refined, delicate skin tone. After adding water, the detergents from a milky, soft foam which particulalry removes skin sebum, make-up residues and dirt in a mild, yet thorough manner.

COCONUT OIL

Coconut oil is obtained from the coconut palm seed. Refining and bleaching yields a pure, white, oderless and tasteless coconut fat. Used chiefly in the manufacturing of soap.

CODIAVELANE®

Codiavelaneâ from the algae of the Bréhat archipelago in France. This green alga from the Bretagne is particularly rich in polysaccharides and minerals. It is proven to provide for an instant increase of moisture balance and hydrates skin quickly and comprehensively down to the lower layers of the epidermis with a long-lasting moisturizing effect.

COLLAGEN

The connective tissue consists of a high portion of the protein native collagen which has a very good effect on skin's resilience and increases its moisture-binding capacity leaving skin look full and smooth. Collagen is said to have an anti-irritation effect.

CORAL ALGAE EXTRACT

Is derived from coral algae, which are rich in minerals and trace elements. It promotes the even and fresh appearance of the skin.

CORNFLOWER EXTRACT

The stressed skin around the eyes is refreshed by Cornflower extract. Light puffiness is diminished and irritations and redness of the delicate skin of eye contours is soothed.

CUTIPURE™

Is an unique combination of active ingredients with various plant-based extracts known for their antimicorbial effect. These ingredients are highly effective in figthing the bacteria that cause skin impurities and inflammation. In addition, excessive sebum production is nirmalized.

CYPRESS OIL

Produced from the leaves and small braches of the cypress bush. Cypress oil has an antiseptic, antibacterial, calming and diuretic effect on the tissue.

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D-PATHENOL

Panthenol soothes skin, helps to prevent inflammatory processes and reduces light irritations and redness.

DERMAXYL™

Is a highly effective active ingredient produced in a bioengineering process. It stimulates intercellular communication for skin renewal and supports the skin‘s natural repair mechanisms. Gentle impulses stimulate the formation of collagen and elastin in the skin, firming and toning the facial contours. Dermaxyl also stenghtens the skin´s barrier function and improves its protective mechanism.

DERMOSOME

Plump up skin leaving it looking full and firm.

DIACETYL BOLDIN

Regulates the process of melanin formation early on, in-hibiting the actual activation of the enzyme tyrosinase. This enzyme counteracts the formation of melanin when used regularly and brightens pigmentation spots.

DIATOMACEOUS EARTH

Is derived from hard-shelled algae. A soft, white powder that is highly water-absorbent.

DMC®

Stands for Derma Membran Complex. With substances similar to those found in the skin, ist structure and composition are geared towards the needs of human skin. Because it imitates not only the physical structure of skin´s barrier layer, but also ist mebranous elements, DMC® can be described as skin-related. It stabilizes skin´s barrier and is perfectly tolerated by the skin.

DRAGODERM®

A wheat protein with intensive moisture-regulating effect. Smoothens the skin and protects it against harmful environmental effects. Made from the flour body of the wheat germ.

DRAGONFRUIT EXTRACT

Imparts youthful luminosity and slows down skin aging processes.

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ECTOIN

Stabilizes the immune system of the skin cells, thereby fortifying the skin‘s inherent repair and protective mechanisms. It optimizes the skin‘s moisture metabolism, protects it from drying out and alleviates minor lines and wrinkles caused by dryness. Ectoin provides targeted protection not only against the dmaging effects of free radicals and sunlight, but also from dryness and heat.

ETHYL ALCOHOL C2H5OH (ETHANOL)

Dries impurities gently from.

EVENING PRIMROSE OIL

Evening primrose oil is not only popular and proven in medicine due to its special composition and its excellent efficiency. Due to the very costly seed and oil extraction it is nowadays one of the most precious seed oils. It is particularly rich in polyunsaturated essential fatty acids, linolenic acid and gamma-linolenic acid, which are very important for skin. Evening primrose oil compensates the skin's lack in lipids and optimizes its oil and moisture balance. It improves skin's natural regeneration processes, strengthens its resistance and protects it against exterior influences.

EYEBRIGHT EXTRACT

Is obtained from the figwort plant family. The extract is used primarily in eye care products to reduce irritation, inhibit inflammation and reduce swelling and puffiness in the tissue surrounding the eye.

EYELISS®

Counteracts the formation of “eye bags” bags under the eyes caused by impaired lymph drainage and a loss of elasticity, and strengthens the capillaries. Also stimulates the skin‘s own lymph drainage system and counteracts loss of tone.

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FIREWEED EXTRACT

Fireweed is a durable plant with long stems of 60 to 120 cm and alternating, lanceolate, smooth leaves with red flowers. The plant  grows in clearings and the edge of forests, frequently in mountainous regions such as northern Europe, Canada and Russia. the extract has a soothing effect.

FUCOGEL®

Fucogel® is an extract from maize (biosaccharid) and soya. It  is able to increase skin’s moisture balance by up to 79% and smoothes dryness lines and wrinkles. 

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GERANIUM OIL

An essential oil derived from the scented geranium plant that helps prevent cellulite.

GINGKO EXTRAKT

Activates in a gentle way skin´s microcirculation and metabolism leaving it looking smoother and more vital. Additonally, it has strengthening and firming properties.

GLYCOLIC ACID

A member of the Alpha Hydroxy Acid family. Used in the right percentage andpH value, it is highly effective, glycolic acid is a highly effective ingredient. It corrects keratinization

GRAPEFRUIT OIL

Is derived from grapefruit peel and has stimulating and refreshing properties.

GRAPESEED OIL

Is a natural oil made of grape seeds and contains a high proportion of unsaturatedfatty acids. It is technically refined so that the organoleptic characterand the vitamins A, E and B6 contained in the seeds are retained. This seedoil is an oil with one of the highest proportions of linoleic acid (at least 60 % of fatty acids) and is particularly nourishing for dry skin.

GREEN ALGAE

Codiavelaneâ from the algae of the Bréhat archipelago in France. This green alga from the Bretagne is particularly rich in polysaccharides and minerals. It is proven to provide for an instant increase of moisture balance and hydrates skin quickly and comprehensively down to the lower layers of the epidermis with a "long-lasting" moisturizing effect. 

GREEN ALGAE EXTRACT

Increases skin´s moisture balance. Moisture is quickly utilized and bound in skin. Precious minerals and trace elements support the "long-time" moisturizing effect.

GREEN COFFEE

From the Ivory Coast is chiefly characterized by a higher caffeine content than that of South American coffee beans. Caffeine is known as a slimming and drainageboosting active ingredient. It stimulates microcirculation and cellular metabolism in the skin, effectively counteracting skin fatigue. It lends the skin a fresher, more radiant appearance.

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HALOXYL

Targets undereye circles and dark patches and prevents their formation. Stimulates the skin‘s inherent ability to eliminate dark deposits and boosts the skin‘s firmness in the eye area.

HAZELNUT OIL

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HEALING EARTH/BENTONITE CLAY

Microfine, sterilized loam of various compositions. Due to its absorption capacity and healing properties, it is used in cosmetology primarily for treatment of impure skin.

HIMALAYAN RASPBERRY ROOT EXTRACT

Gently stimulates collagen and elastin synthesis in the skin.&nbsp; This supports and activates skin functions, while fine lines and wrinkles are diminished.&nbsp; The skin’s protective function is enhanced.

HONEY

Is purely natural substance consisting of various sugars which has also been proven to contain a number of ohter constituents such as vitamins, amino acids and enzymes. Distinguished for ist excellent skin compatibility, honey also serves to improve skin metabolism.

HORSE CHESTNUT EXTRACT

Horse chestnut extract is used in medicine to strengthen veins. It increases the defensive powers of the small capillaries of the skin.&nbsp;

HYALURONIC ACID

Is present in human and animal connective tissue, belongs to the group of mucopolysaccharides, and is produced by biotechnological methods. Hyaluronic acid has a strong moisture-binding effect and enhances skin smoothness and suppleness.

HYDRAPROTECTOL SM®

Provides moisture and has a two-way effect: The extract immediately provides the upper skin layers with moisture and stabilizes the hydrolipid film. In addition, it strengthens the intercellular coherence of the keratin layer and thus improves the cohesion of the cells. The skin can bind more moisture, reducing moisture loss.

HYDROFORTE

A biotechnological ingredient which supplies skin with essential trace elements and minerals. This ingredient has a proven moisturizing and firming effect.&nbsp;

HYSSOP OIL

Derived from the blossoms and stems of the hyssop plant. It supports the elimination of excess water from body tissues.

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INDIAN BAMBOO EXTRACT

Derived from bamboo and used as a peeling granulate, which is particularly mild and gentle on the skin.

INDIAN TAMARIND

Is obtained from the fruit of a leguminous plant. The tamarind tree is planted in countries such as Indonesia, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. After 13 to 14 years, the tree produces elongated, pod-shaped fruits 10 to 15 cm in length whose seeds are used for the production of raw materials. Indian tamarind stimulates the skin´s owen repair mechanism, acts against free radicals and supplies skin with moisture.

IRIS ISOFLAVONES

Are extracted from the roots of Iris florentina. Iris isoflavones fortify the dermis and rebuild the skin‘s barrier function. In the long term, they also counteract skin atrophy and the loss of collagen and elastin due to enzymatic activity.

ISOPROPYL ALCOHOL

Has a disinfecting effect.

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JOJOBA OIL

Jojoba oils is considered by many peoples as healing substance. It conditions skin particularly soft and protects it against moisture loss.&nbsp;

JOJOBA WAX

Is a mild, gentle peeling granulate that removes dead skin cells and stimulates microcirculation in the skin.

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LACTIC ACID BACTERIUM LYSATE

Provides skin with special protection against processes triggered by sunlight and environmental factors. It thus helps prevent damage caused by sunlight, protects the skin against the damaging influences of free radicals and increases the skin’s resistance. in addition, it helps prevent premature skin aging due to environmental factors and existing lines and wrinkles are visibly softened.

LADY’S MANTLE EXTRACT

Provides skin with special protection against processes triggered by sunlight and environmental factors. It thus helps prevent damage caused by sunlight, protects the skin against the damaging influences of free radicals and increases the skin’s resistance. in addition, it helps prevent premature skin aging due to environmental factors and existing lines and wrinkles are visibly softened.

LAVENDER OIL

It banishes bad mood and fatigue letting men start with new energy and fitness. This powerful product is rounded out by a fresh, and a light gel formula leaving no residuals.&nbsp;

LEMON EXTRACT

Has remineralizing properties, vitalizes the microcirculation.

LEMON OIL

Derived from the peel of ripe lemons. In cosmetics, it is used chiefly for its revitalizing and stimulating propertie

LICORICE ROOT EXTRACT

Used to soothe irritation in cosmetic products. It also counteracts inflammation.

LOTUS FLOWER EXTRACT

Lotus flower extract – more than just a plant extract.&nbsp;The lotus flower is a fascinating plant. It stands for purity and is a symbol of the buddhism. The pink and white lotus grows in&nbsp; muddy regions of India and&nbsp; belongs to the water lily plants. No only ravishingly beautiful, it is flawless because of its symmetry. Its scent is sweet and fruity with a touch of anis. Lotus flower extract replenishes some of its perfectness to skin leaving it looking clear and pure.

LUPINE PROTEIN

Lupine extract. The Mediterranean plant lupine is a significant protein supplier. Lupine extract has a restructuring and regenerating effect. The skin's keratinocyte differentiation is stimulated and the entire skin structure optimized. Premature wrinkle formation is prevented.&nbsp;

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MACADAMIA NUT OIL

Lupine extract. The Mediterranean plant lupine is a significant protein supplier. Lupine extract has a restructuring and regenerating effect. The skin's keratinocyte differentiation is stimulated and the entire skin structure optimized. Premature wrinkle formation is prevented.&nbsp;

MADECASSOSIDE

Is avaluable element of centella asiatica. Madecassoside is an innovative ingredient with a mutli-level effect:1. Stimulation of the filaggrines: Madecassoside supports the formation of filaggrin. This way, the stratum corneum and consequently skin´s protective barrier is stabilized.2. Stimulation of the aquaporines: The auqaporines (water-regulating proteins) lie in the call membrane and from water channels which are necessary for the water supply of skin cells. Madecassoside activates the aquaporines and thus the exchange of water in the skin, a process which positively influences the skin turgor.

MALLOW

Mallow extract is gained from flowers and leaves and reduces irritations.&nbsp;

MANGO EXTRACT

Mallow extract is gained from flowers and leaves and reduces irritations.&nbsp;

MANGO KERNEL OIL

Has smoothing and conditioning properties and keeps skin soft and supple.

MATRIX OPTIMIZER

An innovative active ingredient from the hibiscus extract. Ist particularity is ist biomimetic protective effect on the Fibrobast Growth factor FGF-2 which is responsible for skin´s collagen status, ist glycosaminoglycane synthesis, its cell division and its healing process. Matrix Optimizer stimulates, supports and protects the essential&nbsp; FGF-2 enhancing skin´s resilience, diminishing lines and wrinkles, increasing its density and improving skin´s property.

MATRIX STIMULATOR

Activates glycosaminoglycan synthesis as well as collagen formation in the skin. Glycosaminoglycans support the collagen fiber network of the skin and balance the skin‘s moisture metabolism. The formation of collagen, especially collagen IV (the formation of which decreases with age), is also activated. This improves the skin´s elasticity and reduces lines and wrinkles.

MATRIXPERT

Improves the collagen synthesis and fortifies the extracellular matrix which is beneficial for the network of the connective tissue. A firm connective tissue maintains and improves skin´s elasticity and also has a positive effect on the depth of wrinkles.

MICRO ALGAE ECTRACT

Rich in amino acids, trace elements, vitamins and minerals. It is characterized by ist moisturizing, balancing and revitalizing effect on the functions of the body skin. It looks smooth and firm.

MICROSILVER

An innovative cosmetic ingredient that has an antibacterial and protective effect on the skin. It helps destroy the cellular structure of microorganisms on the skin. Its sponge-like surface structure engulfs the microorganisms, hampers their cell division and this inhibits their proliferation. This actively supports the skin´s inherent ability to regenerate and improves its texture significantly. Microsilver helps prevent inflammatory processes in the skin, quickly alleviates skin impurities and gives the skin lasting protection by means of its retentive effect.

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OIL REDUCER

A fine white crystalline powder with oil-binding properties. Is primarily used in care products for oily/combination skin in order to blot unwanted shine in certain areas.

OLIVE OIL

Pressed from the ripe fruit of the olive tree. In the first cold pressing the socalled “virgin” oil – the finest quality – is obtained. Hot-pressed oil and oil obtained from the pits are used in the manufacture of soaps. Pure olive oil as a rich plant oil- is particularly valued in skin care preparations, as it is especially gentle on the skin.

OMEGA CH-AKTIVATOR®

Water-soluble, it catches free radicals and increases collagen synthesis and the capacity for binding moisture. Serves the resistance and protection of the basal cells against free radicals. Leaves skin soft, smooth and velvety.

ORANGE OIL

Pressed from orange peel. In aroma therapy, it is highly effective against cellulite.The freshness of the scent supports the stimulating effect. Skin circulation is encouraged and dimpled, rough, dry skin is repaired. The oil also boosts the psyche, addibng to its effect.

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PANTHENOL

Panthenol soothes skin, helps to prevent&nbsp; inflammatory processes and reduces light irritations and redness.

PARACRESS FLOWER EXTRACT

Strengthens skin firmness and firming.

PARAFFIN WAX

Makes skin soft, silky and supple, refining the complexion and leaving skin radiant.

PEACH KERNEL OIL

Has conditioning and hydrating properties.

PENTACARE HP®

Bioactive substance based on plant polysaccharides. Derived from the ground seeds of the carob tree. The gum-like seed mucilage contains up to 90% highly molecular saccharides which are cleansed in a special manner and combined with casein (protein components of milk). Pentacare HP improves skin protection and has a smoothing and toning effect.

PEPPERMINT OIL

Is the essential oil of the peppermint plant and has a clarifying, refreshing, concentration-boosting, stimulating and fortifying effect. Leaves skin with a pleasant, mild cooling sensation.

PEPTIDE COMPLEX

Tripeptide, esthered with fatty acids. Improves the resistance of the skin, builds up the moisture content and activates collagen creation. It penetrates the skin quickly. The ingredient promotes skin’s elasticity, resistance and a healthy appearance.

PERFELINE®

This unique combination of ingredients has a very positive effect on uneven-looking skin. It stimulates the breakdown of fat into fatty acids and glycerin and streamlines the transfer of fatty acids to the fat-burning process. It also activates lymphatic flow, thus reducing tissue fluid stasis. This improves the skin´s elasticity, refines the tissue structure and reduces hydrostatic pressure in the tissues.

PERHYDRO SQUALENE

Plant Squalan conditions and smoothes skin and prevents skin dryness. It is optimally tolerated by skin, since it is very similar to the Squalan which is an essential component of skin lipids.

PHOSPHOVITAL®

Improves skin´s vitality. It balances the skin tone of stresses and fatigued skin leaving it looking fresh and vital.

PHYTO STEM CELL MALUS DOMESTICA

PhytoCellTecTM Malus Domestica is a revolutionary ingredient which is based on stem cells of an old and nowadays seldom Swiss apple type &quot;Uttwiler Spätlauber&quot;. Its fruits are known for their long storage without shrinking. A sophisticated plant cell culture technology makes it possible to maintain the apple stem cells and to encapsulate them in liposomes. They are used in ANTI-AGE CELL FORMULA for the protection of the longevity of skin's own stem cells and for the stimulation of their activity. Skin looks more vital and fuller. Lines and wrinkles are visibly diminished. PhytoCellTecTM Malus Domestica counters the chronological skin aging.

PHYTOCELL TEC™ ALP ROSE

PhytoCell Tec™ Alp Rose - Stem cell extract from the leaves of the alpine rose. It grows at heights of up to 3.200 m in the Swiss mointains. Its leaves are extremely resistant to the storng UV radiation and extreme coldness in that region. Responsible fpr this resistance are polyphenols and special proteins, such as dehydrin, which are available in the evergreen leaves of the plant. Innovative cell culture techniques successfully gained an extract from the stem cells of the leaves which relieves sun-stresses skin and protects skin´s stem cells:

PIROCTONE OLAMINE

Is a special active ingredient. Piroctone Olamine inhibits the multiplication of bacteria which cause impurities and inflammations, and is hterefore used primarily in products for imoure and oily skin.

PLUM KERNEL OIL

Has a smoothing effect and protects the skin against the damaging influence of free radicals. Plum kernel oil intensively nourishes the skin of the eye and lip area and makes skin feel silky.

POMEGRANATE SEED OIL

Has a smoothing effect and protects the skin against the damaging influence of free radicals. Plum kernel oil intensively nourishes the skin of the eye and lip area and makes skin feel silky.

PUMICE

Pumice provides the requisite exfoliation, leaving the skin looking fresh and new.

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QUARTZ SAND

Quarts sand provides the requisite exfoliation, leaving the skin looking fresh and new.

QUERCETIN

Quercetin compounds is found in many plants (Red oak, Douglas fir, horse chestnut, hops, grapevines, etc.).<br />Quercetin is a substance known for its medical uses, as it protects the skin in particular from the damaging influence of free radicals and increas

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RED GRAPE LEAF EXTRACT

Is obtained from grapevine leaves. Strengthens skin tissue and firms up the walls of the small capillary vessels.

REDUCTINE®

Is an oat protein with 3-fold effect:<br />1. It forms a film on skin’s surface and firms skin this way. Wrinkles are visibly reduced. <br />2. It maintains and stabilizes skin’s moisture balance.<br />3. Skin’s metabolism is stimulated and its elasticity and resistance are improved.

REPAIR COMPLEX

Consists of a lactobacillic extract (bifidus flora). It activates the natural repair function of light-damaged skin cells and supports the body’s own repair capacity up to 30 %. It prevents sun light induced cell damage and premature wrinkles, while smoot

Resurrection Plant Complex

One innovation is the combination of DMSR with Resurrection Plant Complex and Haberlea Rhodopensis extract, as well as sugar beet extract and baker's yeast. The resurrection plant, which only grows in extreme climates such as barren highlands or deserts, is capable of drying out during long periods of drought and remaining in this state of anabiosis for months at a time. Although the plant loses up to 95% of its water content during this period, all vital functions remain unimpaired thanks to a unique protective system that ensures structured conservation of the cell's elements. With the first drops of rain, these plants then revive, become green and lush and flower within just a few hours even after long periods of drought. A few days later, they look as though there had never been a drought. Resurrection Plant Complex actively fortifies the skin, augmenting its defenses and protective mechanisms. It promotes and maintains the skin’s natural regenerative processes and augments its moisture content. The result is more resilient, fortified, balanced skin that is thoroughly moisturized.

REVITALIN®

Revitalin® promotes intercellular oxygen exchange, optimizing metabolic processes. It gives skin that walk-in-the-woods freshness feeling and leaves it looking energized and radiant.

RONASPERE® LDP

disperse and reflect light on the skin, soften its appearance and make lines and wrinkles appear softer.

RUTIN

Belongs to the group of flavonoids occurring in many plants protecting them against UV radiation. It strengthens the capillary vessels of skin.

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SAL - COMPLEX®

Contains precious skin-care components such as milk, butter and milk protein. Lipids (natural fats) nourish the skin to a supple texture and build up the vital protective mechanism of the skin. Revitalizes dry skin, alleviating the feeling of tautness.

SALICIN

Is found in willow and poplar bark and has an astringent effect.

SALICYLIC ACID

Is an antiseptic substance with an anti-inflammatory and keratolytic effect.<br />Counteracts pimples and pustules and eliminates keratinization problems.

SAPONINS

Can be found in soapwort, chestnut, ivy, marigold, soybeans and panama<br />wood, among others. Creates a lather in a water-based solution and supports<br />cleansing.

SEA ALGAE EXTRACT

Algae extracts are obtained from marine algae. Rich in vital minerals and<br />trace elements, they are employed in cosmetic preparations for their extremely<br />strong moisturizing effect, and to improve the glide-on smoothness of a skin<br />care product.

SEA SALT

is fine-grained and used as a gentle peeling granulate. The crystals dissolve when combined with water and remove dead skin cells without damaging the skin.

SEAMOLLIENT®

is a unique mixture of Hawaiian sea plants (algae, sea wheat, plankton). Excellent moisturizer that has a lasting effect on the texture of a formula.<table frame="VOID" cols="1" rules="NONE" border="0" cellspacing="0"> <colgroup><col width="632" /> </colgroup><tbody> <tr> <td height="42" width="632"></td> </tr> </tbody> </table>

SEBOGEL

Dissolves calluses and deactivates bacteria on the skin surface that lead to skin<br />impurities. Gel made of a mixture of different substances that lead to intense<br />moisturization (caprylyl glycol, sodium polyacrylate) and dissolve callused<br />skin (sebacic acid

SEBOMINE SB 12®

Is an ingredient that reduces skin shine, has a balancing, matting effect.

SEPICALM® VG

Has a strong soothing effect on stressed skin. Part plant-based, part from biotechnological<br />production. Water lilies are water plants found in standing or<br />slow waters. It has large flowers and leaves that float on the surface of the<br />water. “Sodium palmito

SESAME OIL (PURIFIED SESAME OIL)

Is the fatty oil pressed from sesame seeds. It has warming, nourishing and calming properties and nourishes the skin, making it silky smooth. It is ideally suited for massage purposes.

SHEA BUTTER

Fat obtained from the nut of the shea tree by cold pressing. It has valuable skin<br />conditioning, smoothing and protection properties. Outstanding penetration,<br />relubricating and moisture-binding capacities make shea butter an important<br />ingredient in cosmetic.

SILICONE OILS

Are surface-active, can be applied to the skin in an ultra-sheer film without<br />leaving an oily residue, and are highly skin compatible. In skin care products<br />they impart an especially silky, supple feeling to the skin.

SODIUM HYALURONATE

Binds the skin‘s moisture and stabilizes its moisture content. It makes the skin smooth and supple and alleviates fine lines and wrinkles.

SOY PROTEIN

Is an Inhibitor of the enzymes elastase and trypase derived from the seeds of<br />leguminose plants. These enzymes contribute to the aging and inflammatory<br />processes of the skin. Their inhibition though soy protein keeps the skin elastic,<br />firm and soft.

SPECIAL SILT

Is obtained from sweet-water lakes in Eastern Europe. Rich in different substances<br />such as humin acids and minerals as well as trace elements. Has a<br />refining, supportive effect on intercellular oxygen exchange.

SPF

SPFs – sun protection factors – are a collective term for substances that absorb damaging sunlight and protect the skin. Specifically, these substances absorb UVB radiation between 280 and 320 nm and UVA radiation between 320 and 400 nm. The level of prot

SQUALENE

Conditions and smoothes skin and prevents skin dryness. It is optimally tolerated by skin, since it is very similar to the Squalan which is an essential component of skin lipids.

STIMODERM®

Green algae extract derived from the chlamydomonas strain. Increases the<br />regeneration potential of the cells, stimulates the rhythm of cell activities and<br />improves the harmonic balance of the cellular layers. The overall metabolism<br />of the skin is activate<table frame="VOID" cols="1" rules="NONE" border="0" cellspacing="0"> <colgroup><col width="632" /> </colgroup><tbody> <tr> <td height="85" width="632"></td> </tr> </tbody> </table>

SUNFLOWER OIL

Is a pale yellow drying oil pressed from sunflower seeds. It is rich in unsaturated<br />fatty acids (linoleic and oleic acids) and protects the skin against dehydration.<table frame="VOID" cols="1" rules="NONE" border="0" cellspacing="0"> <colgroup><col width="632" /> </colgroup><tbody> <tr> <td height="63" valign="MIDDLE" width="632"></td> </tr> </tbody> </table>

SUPER HYALURONIC ACID

Dramatically increases the ability of the epidermis to bind moisture due to its modified molecular structure, augments the skin‘s moisture content and soothes lines and wrinkles caused by dryness.<table frame="VOID" cols="1" rules="NONE" border="0" cellspacing="0"> <colgroup><col width="632" /> </colgroup><tbody> <tr> <td height="72" width="632"></td> </tr> </tbody> </table>

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TENSINE®

A plant-based ingredient which improves skin elasticity and strengthens the<br />skin’s resistance.

THERMAL SPRING WATER FROM BADEN-BADEN

Contains a balanced mixture of mineral salts and trace elements that have a balancing effect and promote the skin‘s health and well-being. It also activates microcirculation and skin metabolism.

TRUE LAVENDER

It banishes bad mood and fatigue letting men start with new energy and fitness.

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VITAMIN A (RETINOL)

Is the anti-aging vitamin. It increases the cell division rate and consequently the development process of the epidermis. Mature skin is thinner and the horning thicker making it loose its liveliness. Vitamin A palmitate rebuilds skin and has a positive effect on the horning process. Skin gains back its liveliness and youthful look.

VITAMIN B5

Pantothenate has a part in the development of skin tissue. The combination with biotin fortifies and supports skin.

VITAMIN C

Stable, water-soluble vitamin C derivative with anti-oxidizing effect.

VITAMIN E (TOCOPHEROL)

Is a radical scavenger. Free radicals are caused by metabolic processes in the skin which also aggress skin from outside. They attack skin cells and enormously accelerate the aging process. Vitamin E particularly protects the skin cell membrane against those attacks.

VITAMIN F

Linoleic acids contribute to the preservation of the epidermal skin protection barrier and elasticity of skin.

VITAMIN H

Biotin fortifies skin's structure.

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WHEAT GERM MEAL

Is a particularly gentle, mild abrasive.

WHEAT GERM OIL

Is a thin-bodied, golden-yellow oil with the agreeable fragrance of grain. It is<br />obtained by cold-pressing the germ of the wheat seed. Wheat germ oil contains<br />high grade plant lecithin and larger quantities of unsaturated fatty acids<br />and vitamins.

WHEAT PROTEIN

Wheat protein is a skin firmer with instant effect. It forms an ultra fine film on skin diminishing the appearance of lines and wrinkles.

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YEAST EXTRACT

Obtained from Saccharomyces Cerevisiae (”Brewer’s Yeast“) and has an<br />enzymatic effect.

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ZINC GLUCONATE

Is a fine, white powder with astringent, antibacterial properties.

ZINC OXIDE

A white, fine powder with an anti-inflammatory, astringent and slightly drying<br />effect.