Citrus Rose Brightening Serum

$45

A gentle yet active brightening serum, that uses the ancient wisdom of roses, citrus & pomegranate, with the modern power of glycolic acid and vitamin C, to give an even glow. The added addition of Hyaluronic acid helps keep skin plumped and supple. We derive most of the vitamin C in this formula from pomegranate juice & Japanese tangerine Unshiu peel, which contains radiant skin activating antioxidants.  Used daily, this serum will help brighten the complexion in a gentle way as well as help build collagen.

 

Pomegranate juice (Punica granatum), Rose (Rosa damascene), Gycolic Acid, Citrus Unshiu Peel Extract, Ascorbic acid, Hyaluronic acid, Hibiscus Flower extract (Hibiscuc sabdariffa), Xanthan gum, Caprylhydroxamic Acid.

Pomegranate juice (Punica granatum)
Pomegranate juice is a timeless beauty secret that holds nutrients that replenish dry and dull skin. Ancient Greek and Persian mythology revered this jeweled fruit as a symbol of beauty and fertility. Pomegranate juice is rich in vitamin c that has been proven to improve skin’s texture and brightness. It is also high in antioxidants which has anti-aging benefits and even reverse signs of aging such as wrinkles and age spots. Pomegranate also has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory benefits that make it excellent for sensitive skin or those looking to treat acne or eczema. This powerful fruit helps with cell turnover and reduces cellular damage to leave you with a naturally radiant complexion. 

Rose (Rosa damascene)
The Queen of the Flowers. Rose has been prized for its beautifying properties since before the times of the Pharaohs. Rose can help the skin heal, and retain its elasticity. Rose is anti-inflammatory, anti-aging, creates cell renewal, balances moods, balances hormones, opens the heart and clears the skin, spirit and mind.

Glycolic Acid
Glycolic acid is an alpha hydroxy acid that is known to help with skin issues related to aging, dryness, acne, and even hyperpigmentation. Glycolic acid works to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, improve skin tone and pigmentation imbalances, and clears blemishes. This acid is derived from sugarcane. It works by gently exfoliating the skin and helping to naturally draw moisture to your fresh skin. It also helps to increase the absorption of other nourishing skin care ingredients.

Citrus Unshiu Peel Extract
Citrus Unshiu Peel Extract is an invigorating and effective ingredient used to help revitalize skin complexion. Citrus Unshiu is a member of the citrus family originated from Japan. It is used to brighten, moisturize, and improve skin texture. The peel contains an exalted enzyme known for balancing melanin production. It is also high in antioxidants that are anti-aging, healing, and protective against sun damage.

Ascorbic acid
Ascorbic acid is a form of vitamin C that is topically used for its anti-aging and skin brightening benefits. This nutrient is a key to maintaining smooth, radiant, and even skin tone. This ingredient is safe and gentle for most skin types. It is hydrating, brightening, and can even out skin tone. Ascorbic acid is also beneficial for those who are wanting to treat hyperpigmentation and reduce the appearance of under-eye circles. Vitamin C is also proven to boost natural collagen production which means that it helps to promote a firm and youthful complexion.

Hyaluronic acid
Hyaluronic acid is a natural molecule found throughout the body that typically decreases as we mature. Using Hyaluronic acid on our skin is a secret that benefits skin at any age. It helps to reduce and prevent fine lines and retain moisture to the skin by giving a slight plumping effect. It penetrates the skin and infuses all the layers with restorative moisture. This ingredient has universal benefits for skin tone, texture, and clarity to leave you with a natural youthful appearance.

Hibiscus Flower extract (Hibiscuc sabdariffa)
Hibiscus Flower extract beautifies that skin which promotes skin longevity and vitality. It has been shown to slow down collagen breakdown and promote the production of skin elastin. This flower has anti-inflammatory properties which reduce oxidative stress and protects against free radical damage. Using hibiscus flower extract also helps to brighten the skin and encourage skin cell renewal. This beautifying plant was one of Cleopatra’s beauty secrets and is even more recently known as “nature’s botox.”

Xanthan gum
Xanthan Gum is a natural ingredient used to help keep oils from separating and as a preservative. It is used as a stabilizer to improve the quality of the product and even has been proven to help moisturize the skin.

Caprylhydroxamic Acid
Caprylhydroxamic Acid is a derivative of coconut oil that contains amino acids that offer anti-aging benefits to the skin. It is also a preservative that is used to prevent the formation of bacteria and extend the shelf-life.

Glyceryl Caprylate
Glyceryl Caprylate is a plant-based ingredient that has excellent antimicrobial and hydrating properties. It helps to nourish the skin while also treating acne and other skin conditions.

After cleansing the face with the Pearl Milk Cleanser, pump a few drops of the Brightening Citrus & Rose serum, and smooth into your skin in an upward motion.  For dual hydrating and plumping action, you can use the Rose serum then add the Wild Strawberry Serum on top. You can then leave on the skin as is, or follow up with the Glow Balm or Rose Face oil for an added glow. Use morning and evening.