Key Ingredients Found in VitaShield® Vitamin C & E Intensive Moisturizer:
Supports the normal synthesis and protection of collagen, the support structure of the skin. It is a powerful antioxidant that protects the skin’s elastin and collagen from free radicals, and diminishes the appearance of dark circles caused by excess stress, pollution, fatigue and over-exposure to the sun.
Cyclomethicone is a silicone with a drier finish then dimethicone.
Isopropyl palminate is a widely used binder, skin-conditioning ingredient and emollient.
Apple extract helps maintain healthy elastin.
Hyaluronic acid provides superior, long-term moisturization. Hyaluronic acid is a component in cartilage that attracts and retains hundreds of times its own weight in water.
Sodium PCA helps to increase skin’s softness and moisture content. It is a naturally-occurring component of skin that is responsible in part for its moisture-binding capacity.
A substance derived from silica. The unique fluid properties of silicone give it a great deal of slip, impart emolliency and act as a water binding agent that holds up well, even when skin becomes wet.
Vitamin E is a powerful antioxidant for protection against free radicals. Vitamin E moisturizes and soothes the skin from within.
A stable and non-acidic form of Vitamin C that is effective as an anti-oxidant.
An extract of Calluna vulgaris, also called Ling Extract. Natural heather helps maintain healthy levels of collagen. As collagen degrades, the skin loses its resilience and youthful appearance.
A stabilizer used in cosmetics to prevent ingredients in a given formula from binding with trace elements that can exist in water and other ingredients to cause unwanted product changes, such as texture, odor and consistency problems.
A lipid composed of glycerol, fatty acids, and phosphate. They are essential to the function of cell membranes because they provide a stable surrounding structure.