Here is a list of Top Skincare Ingredients and their Benefits:
Allantoin is an emollient and moisturizer extracted from the comfrey plant. It is added to skincare to improve skin texture, smoothness and help heal minor skin injury. Its found in plants like chamomile. Allantoin (1) Soothes skin (2) Improves skin-healing (3) Exfoliates (4) Hydrates (5) Improves skin dullness (6) Helps smooth texture (7) Rejuvenates the cells. It is non-toxic and safe for cosmetic use. Safe for all skin types, especially sensitive skin. BNY Cosmetics containing Allantoin: Tinted Moisturizer, Vitamin K Cream, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream.
Aloe Vera is a plant based compound most frequently used to aid in soothing sunburns. It is the perfect ingredient to add to skincare products for its multiple benefits and low cost. Aloe Vera (1) Moisturizes skin (2) Boosts wound healing (3) Reduces infection/acne (4) Lightens blemishes (5) Soothes sunburn (6) Anti-inflammatory (7) Supports collagen production (8) Antibacterial (9) Antioxidant properties (10) Hydrating. BNY Cosmetics containing Aloe Vera: Foundation with Aloe, Aloe Facial Toner, Age Defying Cleanser, Sensitive Skin Cleanser, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Vitamin K Cream, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, Anti-Cellulite Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Breast Firming Cream, Anti-Aging Idebenone Serum, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Serum. Read More
Alpha Lipoic Acid
Alpha Lipoic Acid is an organic compound similar to a vitamin. It has antioxidant properties, meaning it helps prevent certain kinds of cell damage in the body caused by free radicals. Alpha Lipoic Acid (1) Antioxidant (2) Protects skin cells against environmental stressors like UV light, pollution and smoke (3) Reduces fine lines around eyes and upper lip (4) May lighten dark spots due to sun damage (5) Anti-aging properties (6) Improve wound healing. BNY Cosmetics containing Alpha Lipoic Acid: DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream.
Bergemot Fruit Oil
Bergemot Fruit Oil is an extract from the rinds of Bergemot orange trees. It is added to skincare products as an essential oil due to its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. Bergemot Fruit Oil also has some analgesic properties which helps to calm skin. Bergemot Fruit Oil (1) Antibacterial (2) Anti-inflammatory (3) Natural analgesic properties (4) Natural cleanser. BNY Cosmetics containing Bergemot Fruit Oil: Age Defying Cleanser.
Cannabidiol is found in the cannabis plant, and mainly from industrial hemp. CBD has several anti-inflammatory properties, wound healing properties and moisturizing properties. CBD is a great ingredient for skin conditions where dry, itchy, red and inflamed skin occurs. CBD (1) Anti-inflammatory (2) Acne control properties (3) Soothe skin and reduce appearance of irritation/redness (4) Anti-aging and wrinkle reducing properties (5) Antibacterial properties (6) Antifungal properties (7) Moisturizing. BNY Cosmetics containing Cannabidiol: Please visit our sister site InfuseBotanicals.com.
Chamomile has many powerful properties that help your skin. Chamomile (1) Anti-inflammatory (2) Anti-fungal (3) Antibacterial (4) Antiseptic (5) Contains Essential Oils (6) Antioxidant (7) Hypoallergenic (8) Helps reduce redness and irritation (9) Softens skin (10) Help treat acne breakouts. BNY Cosmetics containing Chamomile: Sensitive Skin Cleanser, Aloe Facial Toner.
Coconut oil is a fat taken from raw coconuts. There are many uses for coconut oil including as a skincare ingredient. Coconut oil (1) Antimicrobial (2) Anti-inflammatory (3) Improves antioxidant status (4) Helps treat acne (5) Moisturizing (6) Promotes wound healing. BNY Cosmetics containing Coconut Oil: DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Vitamin K Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Foaming Facial Cleanser, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula.
DMAE, short for dimethylaminoethanol, is an organic compound that aids in the production of acetylcholine. Acetylcholine is the chief neurotransmitter the peripheral nervous system. DMAE became popular in skincare after a clinical study reported it was beneficial for reducing fine lines around the eyes, lips and mouth. It improved lip shape and fullness as well as overall provided a more youthful look. DMAE (1) Supports acetylcholine production (2) Wrinkle reducing (3) Skin firming affects (4) Moderate anti-inflammatory agent (5) Improvement in facial muscle tone. BNY Cosmetics containing DMAE: DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream. Read More
Ginseng is perennial plant with fleshy roots that was first used in Chinese Medicine over 2000 years ago. Ginseng is best know for its anti-oxidant potential by reducing oxidative stress. It can be consumed orally or used as a topical ingredient in skincare. Studies have shown that Ginseng is shown to prevent aging of the skin. Ginseng (1) Anti-oxidant properties (2) Anti-aging properties (3) Wrinkle reducing (4) Procollagen (5) Improve natural hyaluronic acid production (6) Associated with the activation of the longevity gene. BNY Cosmetics containing Ginseng Extract: Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula.
Green Tea Extract
There are several research studies that support Green Tea is beneficial to your skin both consumed orally and applied topically. Green Tea Extract (1) Helps with acne by reducing sebum excretions (2) Helps make skin appear younger (3) Reduces swelling around the eye (4) Anti-oxidant properties (5) Anti-inflammatory properties (6) Helps to prevent some skin cancers. BNY Cosmetics containing Green Tea Extract: Green Tea Rejuvenating Serum, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Perfect Pores Cleanser with Acne Control, Perfect Finish Setting Spray, Breast Firming Cream, Vitamin K Cream, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula, Foundation Primer, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream.
Glycerin is excellent for the skin because it is a humectant. A humectant is a substance that allows the skin to retain moisture. Glycerin is ideal for sensitive and dry skin types. Glycerin (1) Increases skin hydration (2) Relieves dryness (3) Refreshes skin surface (4) Softens skin as an emollient (5) Has antimicrobial properties (6) Helps repair skin (7) Increases wound healing. BNY Cosmetics containing Glycerin: Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, Anti-Aging Idebenone Serum, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Serum, Foaming Facial Cleanser, Perfect Finish Setting Spray, Anti-Cellulite Cream, Perfect Pores Cleanser with Acne Control, Tinted Moisturizer, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Vitamin K Cream.
Gynostemma pentaphyllum extract is good for strengthening your immune system. Its actually known as the immortality herb. One skincare study showed Gynostemma extract to significantly reduce the effects of oxidative stress on human dermal fibroblasts and reduce the aging and destruction of fibroblasts. Gynostemma (1) May prolong cell life (2) Protects cells (3) Reduces oxidative stress on cells (4) Improves immune system. BNY Cosmetics containing Gynostemma Extract: Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula.
Hyaluronic Acid is well know for its skincare benefits. Found in many skincare products, Hyaluronic acid helps to alleviate dry skin, reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles and speeds up the wound healing process. Hyaluronic acid plays a crucial role in helping your skin retain moisture. Hyaluronic Acid (1) Hydrates (2) Helps heal wounds (3) Smooths skin texture (4) Has Anti-aging properties (5) Reduces redness and mild forms of eczema (6) Wrinkle reducing. BNY Cosmetics containing Hyaluronic Acid: Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Anti-Aging Idebenone Serum, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, Breast Firming Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Serum, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Tinted Moisturizer, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream, Anti-Cellulite Cream, DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream.
Idebenone is a synthetic anti-oxidant similar to Coenzyme Q10. It has gained in popularity after studies showed Idebenone had anti-oxidant properties helping to protect skin from sun and environmental pollutants that cause oxidative stress. Idebenone (1) Protects skin cells from damage (2) Improves the appearance of fine lines (3) Reduces dryness (4) Smooths skin texture (5) Phyto-protective against smoke (6) Strengthen skin barrier. BNY Cosmetics containing Idebenone: Idebenone Anti-Aging Serum, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream. Read More
Jojoba oil has been popular in skincare products for years. The jojoba plant is a desert plant found in North America and a humectant, meaning it helps retain moisture. There is lots of evidence supporting the use of jojoba oil in skincare. Jojoba (1) Moisturizing benefits (2) Antibacterial (3) Antioxidant (4) Regulates sebum production (5) Promotes collagen synthesis (6) Potentially speeds up wound healing (7) May soothe drying skin conditions like psoriasis (8) Relieves sunburn, itching and flaking (9) Helps avoid acne breakouts (10) Reduces appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. BNY Cosmetics containing Jojoba Oil: Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Sensitive Skin Cleanser, Anti-Cellulite Cream, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream, Vitamin K Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula, Breast Firming Cream.
Kojic acid is derived from fungi and is a byproduct of fermentation of certain plants. In the cosmetic industry, the main use for Kojic acid is to lighten sun spots caused by aging. Kojic acid inhibits tyrosine, which is the amino acid needed to produce melanin (natural skin pigment). It is suggested to use a sunscreen when using any products containing Kojic acid. Kojic acid (1) Lightens and brightens skin (2) Lightens sun spots, aging spots and other discolorations (3) Some antimicrobial benefits. BNY Cosmetics containing Kojic Acid: NEW PRODUCTS COMING SOON!
L-Arginine (Amino Acid)
L-arginine is an amino acid that aids in building protein to help build muscle and rebuild tissue. L-arginine derived nitric oxide promotes the production of collagen. It is said to dilate capillaries and increase blood flow to the skin. L-arginine (1) Help protect skin from free radicals (2) increase skins hydration levels (3) supports collagen production. BNY Cosmetics containing L-Arginine: Green Tea Rejuvenating Serum, Anti-Aging Idebenone Serum.
There are many benefits of Lavender Oil for your skin. It helps to lessen acne, reduce wrinkles, and lighten skin. For acne, Lavender Oil works to kill bacteria and heal acne breakouts. Lavender Oil is also antifungal and reduces inflammation. Lavender Oil (1) Antibacterial (2) Antifungal (3) Reduces inflammation (4) Soothes dry skin and eczema (5) Aid in skin lightening (6) Antioxidant properties (7) Wound healing properties (8) Anti-aging properties. BNY Cosmetics containing Lavender Oil: Age Defying Cleanser.
Licorice Root Extract
Licorice Root Extract is extracted from the licorice plant and is the same ingredient as where black licorice gets its flavor. It contains a compound called glycyrrhizin, which gives Licorice Root its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. Licorice Root Extract (1) Anti-oxidant (2) Antimicrobial (3) Anti-inflammatory (4) Anti-Aging (5) Skin Brightening (6) Spot fading (7) Soothes irritated skin. BNY Cosmetics containing Licorice Root Extract: Foaming Facial Cleanser.
Omega Fatty Acids 3-6-9
Omega Fatty Acids are an essential part of our diet. They are great for the skin too. Omega Fatty Acids (1) Strengthen your moisture barrier (2) Smooth skin surface (3) Anti-oxidant properties to reduce fine lines and wrinkles (4) Calms redness (5) Increases hydration (6) Visibly improves skin. BNY Cosmetics containing Omega Fatty Acids 3-6-9: Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream.
Peptides are amino acids and the building blocks of proteins like collagen and elastin. As you age, collagen and elastin levels decrease and lead to wrinkles. Using a moisturizer or serum that contains peptides can help slow the process of collagen and elastin loss, particularly in your face. Peptides (1) Firming (2) Soothing (3) Anti-inflammatory (4) Hydrating (5) Elasticity boosting (6) Skin brightening. BNY Cosmetics containing Peptides: Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Breast Firming Cream.
A synthetic derivative of Vitamin A, Retinol is considered the platinum of skin care ingredients. Retinol helps to alter aged skin cells in a manner that provides skin a more youthful appearance. Retinol (1) Enhances collagen production (2) Accelerates skin renewal (3) Prevents wrinkles and fine lines (4) Exfoliates at the cell level helping to brighten skin (5) Helps to fade dark spots, sun spots and complexion issues caused by age. BNY Cosmetics containing Retinol: NEW PRODUCTS COMING SOON!
Safflower Seed Oil
Safflower Seed Oil, known as Carthamus tinctorius, is a botanical that has been used in cosmetics since the late 1800's. The oil from the Safflower Seed is high in Vitamin E and omega-6 fatty acids. Both elements have anti-oxidant properties helping to reduce cell damage. Safflower Seed Oil (1) High concentration of Vitamin E (2) Anti-oxidant (3) Protects skin (4) Reduces rough skin and age spots (4) Reduces fine lines and wrinkles (5) Wound repair properties (6) Contains compounds with analgesic properties (7) Hydrating. BNY Cosmetics containing Safflower Seed Oil: Foundation Primer, Sensitive Skin Cleanser, Age Defying Cleanser.
Sage is a herb that is rich in calcium and Vitamin A. Vitamin A helps with cell regeneration delaying the aging process. Sage stimulates blood circulation and helps to improve skins appearance. Sage (1) Improves acne (2) Relieves symptoms of eczema and psoriasis, (3) Has astringent properties (4) Soothing and refreshing as a toner ingredient (5) Increases blood circulation. BNY Cosmetics containing Sage: Age Defying Cleanser.
Shea Butter is the extract from the nuts of a Shea tree. It has high concentrations of fatty acids and vitamins. It is primarily used in skincare to help heal and soothe skin. Shea Butter (1) Packed with nutrients (2) Anti-inflammatory (3) Promotes healing (4) Effective against acne (5) Emollient properties (6) Anti-aging properties including collagen promotion. BNY Cosmetics containing Shea Butter: Age Defying Cleanser, Foundation in a Stick, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream.
Sunflower Seed Oil
Sunflower Seed Oil is rich in Vitamin E, Zinc and other nutrients that help combat oxidative stressors. Sunflower Seed Oil (1) Improves acne (2) Anti-inflammatory (3) Reduces redness and irritation (4) Emollient properties (5) Moisturizing and hydrating (6) Restrains production of melanin for a brightening effect (7) Rich in protective fatty acids. BNY Cosmetics containing Shea Butter: Age Defying Cleanser, Foundation in a Stick, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream.
Sweet Almond Oil
The nutrients in Almonds is many. Extracted as Sweet Almond Oil means it can be used as a skincare ingredient to benefit your skin. Sweet Almond Oil contains Vitamin A, Vitamin E, Omega-3 fatty acids and Zinc, which are powerful nutrients for your skin. Sweet Almond Oil (1) Stimulates production of new skin cells (2) Smoothes fine lines (3) Antioxidant properties (4) Reduce UV damage to skin (5) Help prevent premature aging (6) Promotes healing of acne and scars. BNY Cosmetics containing Sweet Almond Oil: Age Defying Cleanser.
Vitamin A, a retinoid, is an essential nutrient for our body and helps to support immune function and reproductive health. as a skincare product, Vitamin A has many benefits. Vitamin A (1) Stimulates production of new skin cells (2) High anti-oxidant (3) Speeds up healing (4) Assists in reprogramming cells (5) Improves problematic skin (6) Normalizes pigmentation (7) Promotes collagen stimulation (8) Supports immune system. BNY Cosmetics containing Vitamin A: Vitamin K Cream, Radiance Facial Toner with Vitamin C, Foundation in a Stick, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Serum, Age Defying Cleanser, Breast Firming Cream, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Foundation Primer, Sensitive Skin Cleanser, Aloe Facial Toner, Perfect Finish Setting Spray, Tinted Moisturizer, Foundation with Aloe, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream.
Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is found in many citrus fruits and vegetables. Your body needs to consume Vitamin C products as it does not make Vitamin C on its own. The benefits of Vitamin C are numerous, it may be the #2 ingredient after Aloe Vera for popularity in skincare ingredients. Vitamin C (1) Anti-oxidant (2) Skin healing properties (3) Skin protecting properties (4) Accelerates collagen and elastin production (5) Help keep skin plump and firm (6) Prevents premature aging (7) Inhibits melanin production helping with dark spots and skin discolorations (8) Penetrates skin barrier well. BNY Cosmetics containing Vitamin C: Radiance Facial Toner with Vitamin C, Vitamin K Cream, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, Tinted Moisturizer, DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream.
Vitamin E is a fat-soluble essential nutrient found in nuts and seeds like almond, sunflower and safflower. Vitamin E helps to support your immune system, cell function and skin health. Vitamin E (1) Antioxidant properties (2) Reduces UV damage to skin (3) Improves circulation (4) Moisturizing. BNY Cosmetics containing Vitamin E: Vitamin K Cream, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Cream Correctors, Two Way Foundation Compact, Foundation in a Stick, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula, Age Defying Cleanser, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Serum, Foundation Primer, DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Tinted Moisturizer, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream.
Vitamin K is another essential nutrient important for blood clotting, healthy bones, and regulating calcium levels. As a skincare product, Vitamin K helps to reduce bruising, dark circles, and improve cell wall function of small capillaries and veins. Vitamin K creams are often used after surgery to promote healing and reduce scaring. Vitamin K (1) Helps with blood clotting and varicose veins (2) Supports collagen and elastin (3) Improves elasticity (4) Improves stretch marks and rosacea (5) Can reduce puffiness and dark circles. BNY Cosmetics containing Vitamin K: Vitamin K Cream, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula.
Yucca Vera Extract
Yucca Vera Extract comes from Yucca plant leaves and roots. The Yucca plant is found in Mexico and parts of the United States. As a skincare ingredient, Yucca Vera Extract has several uses, mainly to treat inflammation. Yucca Vera Extract (1) Skin-soothing benefits (2) Antioxidant properties (3) Aids in cellular regeneration (4) Cleansing abilities. BNY Cosmetics containing Yucca Vera Extract: Age Defying Cleanser.
Willow Bark Extract
Willow Bark extract contains salicin, tannins, flavonoids, polyphenols, vitamins and minerals making this extract great for the skin. Black Willow Bark Extract (1) Exfoliating (2) Anti-inflammatory (3) Reduces irritation and redness (4) Helps control acne (5) Refines and reduce pore size (5) Anti-aging benefits. BNY Cosmetics containing Black Willow Bark Extract: DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Vitamin K Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula, Breast Firming Cream, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, Foaming Facial Cleanser, Perfect Pores Cleanser with Acne Control. Read More
Witch Hazel is a plant with many medicinal properties. Native to North America, it has been used in skincare to help relieve inflammation, tighten skin pores, reduce razor burn bumps and help reduce acne. Witch Hazel is rich in tannins, a plant compound with anti-oxidative properties. Witch Hazel (1) Helps prevent inflammation (2) Soothes inflammation (3) Promotes healing (4) Reduces sebum production (5) Reduces skin redness and irritation (6) Acts as an astringent to help shrink pores (7) Reduces acne causing bacteria. BNY Cosmetics containing Witch Hazel: Foaming Facial Cleanser.