Includes a host of actives like Sodium Hyaluronate , Cucumber, Wild Mushroom, and Japanese Green Tea. The key ingredients in our Seaplex Moisturizing Complex contains a naturally-derived film-forming polysaccharides derived from Tamarind seeds. The paste extracted from the fruits of the sub-tropical leguminous tree (Tamarindus indica) has been widely used in herbal medicine and as a food for centuries. Recognized for stimulating skin repair, high anti-oxidant value, containing Vitamin A and C (like an AHA), while evening out skin tone. It assists as an environmental "skin protector", being it fights free radicals, improves the appearance and reduces hyperpigmentation. The moisturizing ability of the tamarind has shown to be equal to Hyaluronic Acid in effectiveness ... but with far more benefits.
The Super Moisturizing Complex is an assortment of extracts. This can be added to a base product to improve function or add performance. Adding this 4oz/114 gram bottle to 2 Litres/64oz. cream, adds a 6% active rate; a product comparable to mid-priced products on the market...at a lower finished cost per unit.
The following test results were based on 5 females ages 29-44. The test cream with the tamarind actives was applied 2 times a day along with a placebo on the other half of the face of these subjects.
Skin Elasticity: 28% improvement in 14 days (Cutometer SEM 474)
Skin Hydration: 10% improvement after 7 days +12% after 14 days (Corneometer CM 825)
Skin Roughness: 11% improvement after 7 days (Skinvisiometer SV 500)
Complimenting the moisturizing and overall skin improvement with tamarind are blended extracts to help the skin remain young, soft and supple.
Other Active Ingredients:
Sodium Hyaluronate: is a naturally occuring polysacharide from hyaloronic acid. Its known for its moisturizing properties balancing hydration, but also penetrates the skin and has the ability to transport peptides and actives into the dermis. In conjunction with Tamarind, this acts as a super moisturizer!
Japanese Green Tea: Reported to fight damage from excessive sun and environmental damage. Primarily, this ancient asian plant has ability to prevent free radicals from damaging cell structure further. Many articles and documents are available online to attest to the benefits
Wild Mushroom: A natural astringent shown to improve skin tightness and firmness as it diminishes the appearance of pores.
Cucumber: is a natural astringent and helps tighten pores. Contains potassium, silicon, and sulfur. Imparts a soothing feeling. Commonly used in skin care products as an anti-inflammatory, an excellent skin-soother and skin-conditioning ingredient.
Pea Protein: Has proteins and amino acids that are easily absorbed in the skin (also potassium, silicon, and sulfur). A hydrating complex, offering a combination of moisture-balancing and film-forming properties which imparts a soothing feeling.
ACB Bio-Chelate 5 PF: Ocean minerals containing high concentrations of Selenium, Magnesium, Copper, Zinc, Calcium, Germanium intended to replace these necessary minerals depleted through daily environmental exposure.