Salicylic Acid -
Also known as Beta Hydroxy Acid (BHA). Salicylic Acid is an anti-inflammatory / anti-bacterial oil-soluble ingredient helpful in the treatment of acne lesions and congestion. Salicylic Acid ithe only acid able to penetrate into the sebaceous unit. It digests trapped skin cells and excess sebum within the pore as well as exfoliating the surface of the skin.
Considered an alternative to retinol (Vitamin A) without the irritation that some people experience. Found in the seeds and leaves of the plant Psoralea corylifolia. Much like Vitamin A Bakuchiol speeds up the skin cell renewal process, assists in the reduction of fine lines and wrinkles, and improves elasticity, skin tone and textural irregularities.
Canadian Willowherb -
With its anti Inflammatory, anti-bacterial and antioxidant abilities, Canadian Willowherb can soothe stressed, irritated and inflamed skins.
Who can use it?
All skin types.