Step 3: Oily Skin/Blemish ControlPowerful bioactives deeply calm, balance oil and keep pores purified.
Benefits: Vegetarian friendly, gluten freeRecommended for: Oily/Acne Skin
Potent formula minimizes surface shine while improving the clarity of oily and blemish-prone skin. Retinol resurfaces skin and clears pore-blocking debris while Montmorillonite clay detoxifies and absorbs excess oil. SCO2 TotarolTM, a botanically-derived antibacterial, and B Vitamins assist in the growth and repair of skin tissues.
Bioactive Ingredients of Interest
Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract - Natural source of salicylic acid used as an exfoliant, antibacterial, soothing anti-inflammatory (high in quercetin and rutin), analgesic, anti-irritant, antioxidant, anti-microbial, anti-viral and effective against acne-causing bacteria. Quercetin is a bioflavonoid (nutrient) found in fruits and leafy green vegetables, maintains collagen health, strengthens capillaries, connective tissues, and is anti-inflammatory.
Montmorillonite (Clay Minerals) - A naturally occurring mineral clay containing 57 trace minerals is a powerful anti-microbial, reduces oil production over time, toxin absorbing, toning, tightening, prevents future breakouts.
Organic Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil - Highly antiseptic, provides natural preservative actions, heals breakouts, reduces infection, clears lymphatic fluid and pustular material to clear the skin, anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory.
Totarol (SCO2 TotarolTM) - Provides preservative actions while acting as a gentle and non-irritating anti-bacterial ingredient in both gram positive and negative bacteria (propionibacterium acne is particularly sensitive to this extract), anti-viral, antioxidant, effectively reduces acne disturbances.
For clear, smooth, well-balanced skin, apply two pumps after cleansing. May be layered over the Perfect C Serum to boost repair. Follow with toning mist, nourishing cream, and sun protection.
Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water, Aqua (Water), Alcohol Denatured (Grains), Glycerin* (Vegetable), Polysorbate 20 (Plant), Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract, Montmorillon-ite (Clay Minerals), Yogurt Extract (Milk), Retinol, Fructooligosaccharides (D-Beta) (NutraFlora®), Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil*, Totarol (SCO2 TotarolTM), Panthenol (D) (B5), Niacinamide (B3), Pyridoxine HCI (B6), Biotin (D) (B7), Vaccinium Macrocarpon (Cranberry) Fruit Juice, Collinsonia Canadensis (Stone Root) Extract, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil*, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice Powder* (Aloe Leaf), Pogostemon Cablin (Patchouli) Oil, Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil, Limonene (Citrus), Lonicera Caprifolium (Honeysuckle) Flower Extract, Lonicera Japonica (Honeysuckle) Flower Extract, Potassium Sorbate, Phytic Acid (Rice), Citric Acid, Maltodextrin, Xanthan Gum (Fermented Sugar). (*Certified Organic)