LUX PRIMA SUPREME HYDRATION SERUM
Intensive moisture and repair serum made with premium grade organic cold pressed oils, featuring jojoba, prickly pear seed oil, neroli, evening primrose oil, carrot seed oil, turmeric eo, palmarosa eo, and argan oil.
This is the holy grail of face oil as it's ingredients are carefully selected and blended to deliver the most intensive, deep moisture for the face and neck.
1 oz. or 2 dram
"This is a different face oil experience. It absorbs well and feels silky. I feel it deeply penetrating my skin. I was given as a gift from my husband, and I like it! It's got an earthy, subtle, natural scent from the neroli that I find calming and feels like it's really doing something for my skintone and quality of my skin."
"What a miracle concoction. Need at least 6-8 drops and WOW! When I began to apply it my skin soaked up this lush and light oil. It made my skin feel so silky soft. 6 hours later my skin looks AMAZING! This makes a great replacement for those nasty chemical filled primers people put on before make up!"
Benefits of Ingredients
Neroli- Used for skin as far back as the 17th century, when Italian aristocrats discovered its skin rejuvenating abilities. It takes about 1000 pounds of orange blossoms to make one pound of Neroli oil. Neroli improves skin's flexibility, combats acne, and soothes and regenerates on even the most environmentally stressed complexions. Does not have phototoxic properties and it's rich in Vitamin C which makes it eliminate free radicals and protects the skin against environmental stressors. Corrects dullness and imparts a natural glow.
The cytophylactic effects of Neroli aid in cell health, and promotes the growth of new cells, improving elasticity, suppleness and reducing wrinkles and lines. Neroli also aids in healing of scarring.
Anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory and its antiseptic properties make it ideal for oily, blemished skin maintaining moisture levels and balancing sebum. It tones and tightens the skin and reduces inflammed acne. Calms and reduces redness. The scent is earthy citrus.
Prickly Pear Seed Oil- The prickly pear fruits contain about 150-300 seeds each on average, the seeds themselves are tiny and only contain about 5% oil. It takes a whopping 8 tons of prickly pear fruits to produce just 1 liter of oil. Although the oil is costly, prickly pear is an incredibly sustainable crop. It is healing, and protecting, this oil has been used for centuries to treat everything from burns to illnesses. Extremely Rich in vitamin E and brimming with antioxidants, prickly pear seed oil is one of the most powerful, luxurious skin care ingredients on the market. It is also High in betalains which are therapeutic for oxidative stress and inflammation, it displays a potent antioxidant as well as for inflammation relief. Helps stimulate collagen production and contains Vitamin K, helps to brighten hyperpigmentation areas such as dark spots and under eye circles.
Reduces the appearance of fine lines, helps to prevent premature wrinkle formation, calms redness, helps relieve sunburn, and brightens and evens teh complexion. Prickly pear also reduces broken capillaries and decreases oil production. High in phytosterols, including betasiterol, which provides antioxidants and anti-bacterial characteristics.
60.5% linoleic acid- an omega-6 EFA, nourishes and repairs. Linoleic strengthens the skin barrier, allowing it to retain moisture.
20.6% oleic acid- also found in avocados, almond oil and olive oil, this fatty acid seals in moisture and helps beneficial ingredients penetrate the skin deeper.
13.9% palmitic acid- also found in palm tree oil, healing properties assist in dermatitis, and eczema. It is found naturally in our skin but diminishes with age.
Vitamin E- Contains 150% more Vitamin E than Argan oil. Prevents free radicals from causing damage that leads to signs of aging. Can heal sun damage and environmental pollutions.
Phytosterols- it binds to water. When applied topically help the skin retain moisture, making for a strong skin barrier.
Polyphenols- Antioxidant, anti-inflammation, anti-carcinogenic properties- helps with redness and irritation.
Summary: restored elasticity, brightened and more even-toned complexion, softer, nourished and moisturized skin, tightened pores, reduction in the appearance of dark under eye circles, reduction in the appearance of fine lines and prevention of premature wrinkle formation.
Argan Oil- Rich blend of essential fatty acids, antioxidants and Vitamin E. Naturally moisturizing, hydrates, softens and protects the skin. Highly absorbent, a little goes a long way. Great for all skin types, reduces itching and flaking. People with oily skin can use it as it is non greasy, and won't clog your poress. If you deprive your skin of oil, it can start to overproduce sebum. Argan balances and neutralizes innate oil production. Argan gently tones the skin as well and is great for under the eyes and reduces fine lines. Eliminates dull skin tone and treats acne and the inflammation associated with it. Improves greasiness of the skin! Improves elasticity and prevents premature aging and soothes the skin post shaving (great for men too!)
Evening Primrose Oil- Gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) has a multitude of skin benefits that include, smoothing wrinkles, protection from free radicals which keep the skin from oxidation in living tissue. Smoothes roughness and dry skin patches. Diminishes break outs, due to antibacterial properties. Research shows that people with eczema don't have the ability to process fatty acids and this results in a defiency of GLA. Evening Primose helps with easing eczema, dermatitis and rough spots.
Carrot Seed Oil- High in antioxidants and helps to tone, rejuvenate and firm skin. Adding this to a formula helps to enhance their effectiveness.
Turmeric EO- Discourages acne and hair growth on the face and is a powerful anti-inflammatory. Inhibits pigmentation, diminishes dark spots and brightens skin tone. Antimicrobial great for taming acne.
Palmarosa EO- Known for its hydrating properties and prevents inflammation and quelling hydration. Balances sebum production in your skin, aids in healing of cuts, stimulates the regeneration of cells and helps heal acne breakouts. Decreases the dryness of skin and makes it much softer and smoother.
Hibiscus Oil- One of the most powerful anti-aging plant actives; it’s no wonder Hibiscus is called the ‘Botox' plant. Hibiscus has a magical reputation for increasing skin elasticity to give a stunning natural youth-boost. With the incredible ability to inhibit the activity of the enzyme elastase, which is responsible for breaking down our skin’s precious elastin, Hibiscus actively combats the aging process by firming and lifting your skin. It is also a natural source of alpha-hydroxy acids (AHAs), also can help with sensitive skin. The plant has a high mucilage content, which makes it a great skin moisturizer. Due to the slightly exfoliating effect of the organic acids found in the plant, including citric acid and malic acid, Hibiscus helps to speed up cell turnover, resulting in a more even looking skin tone.
Hibiscus contains gentle acids that have a slight exfoliating effect on the skin. Not only does this help with age spots, this Hibiscus benefit can encourage an all round fresher, younger, smoother looking complexion. The natural acids present in Hibiscus help to purify your skin by breaking down dead skin and increasing cell turnover, they can even help to control acne breakouts. Unlike harsh synthetic forms of these acids which can strip your skin of its natural oils, the organic acids from Hibiscus bring your skin back in balance for a naturally gorgeous, glowing complexion.
Marula Oil-Marula oil is known as the elixir of youth? This wondrous oil is obtained from Marula fruit kernels. This fruit is native to the southern part of Africa, and it has been used for centuries as a natural remedy to heal different skin conditions.This oil helps battle breakouts — for real! It's non-comedogenic because it's so high in omega fatty acids and absorbs quickly, so it won't clog your pores. And it can actually heal your blemishes faster (as it hydrates your skin), thanks to its antimicrobial properties that help fight future bacteria.The richest plant source of Omega 9- Rapidly absorbs with ultra-light and super fine texture- Reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles- Rich in antioxidants and Vitamins C + E- Anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial and non comedogenic- Highly regenerating, rehydrating and reparative- Calms skin inflammation, sunburn, redness and sensitivity- Helps protect cells and repair free radical damage from pollution- Builds skin resilience and strengthens natural lipid barrier- Protects skin from transepidermal water loss.
Rosehip Seed Oil- fast absorbing, all-natural oil that helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles, dark spots, eye bags, fine lines and more. ... DIMINISH MARKS & SCARS - Rosehip Seed Oilalso contains certain Essential Fatty Acids, such as Omega which are key to healthy cell production.