Cornmint

Cornmint plant

Cornmint (Mentha Arvensis) is a plant species that is closely related to peppermint. However, the unique property of Cornmint is that it is much safer for dogs than Peppermint! 

This is because both cats and dogs lack an essential liver enzyme, necessary for the metabolism of peppermint.

Now you can finally enjoy the refreshing scent of mint, without causing harm to your Furry-friend. Same minty smell, without the guilt of providing toxins to your Furry best friend!

Cornmint Oil contains a higher percentage of menthol than other mint oils, which makes it very effective for reducing pain in the muscles and joints.

The 5 main components of Cornmint include:
1. Menthol: Cornmint contains high levels of Menthol, which provides a cooling and soothing effect on the skin, ideal for skin irritations.

2. Menthone: Cornmint also contains Menthone, which has anti-fungal and antibacterial properties.

3. Limonene: Cornmint contains Limonene, which has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, which may reduce redness and swelling.

4. Pinene: Cornmint contains Pinene, which has anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties, making it ideal to relieve pain.

5. Pulegone: Cornmint contains Pulegone, which has insecticidal and antifungal properties, making it a natural and effective insect repellent.

Aloe Vera Oil

Aloe Vera Oil on plant stems

Aloe vera is a succulent plant species which contain a gel-like substance that is hyper-rich in nutrients and compounds that are beneficial for the skin. 

Aloe Vera is a natural anti-inflammatory rich in antioxidants and minerals that boots the healing process. As well, it provides a protective layer to the skin and helps the skin retain moisture.

There are 75 active components of Aloe Vera including:

1. Water: Aloe Vera is made up of mostly water, which helps to hydrate and moisturize the skin.

2. Vitamins: Aloe Vera contains a variety of vitamins, including vitamin A, vitamin C, and vitamin E, which help to nourish and protect the skin and rid free radicals and oxidative stress.

3. Minerals: Aloe Vera is rich in minerals like Calcium, Magnesium, and Zinc, Chromium, Copper, Selenium, Manganese, Potassium, and Sodium; which helps promote proper functioning of various enzyme systems in different metabolic pathways for the skin.

4. Enzymes: Aloe Vera contains enzymes like amylase and lipase, which help to break down and digest dead skin cells.

5. Sugars: Aloe Vera contains sugars like glucose and fructose, which help to hydrate and soothe the skin.

6. Anthraquinones: Aloe Vera contains anthraquinones like aloin and emodin, which have anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties.

7. Lignins: Aloe Vera contains lignins, which help to penetrate the skin and carry nutrients to the deeper layers of the skin.

Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar, a beneficial ingredient and offers a variety of advantages for your dog’s coat and skin. It is made from fermented apples and contains acetic acid, enzymes, vitamins, and minerals.

Apple cider vinegar helps to maintain a balanced pH level on the skin, which is crucial for optimal skin health. By restoring the natural pH, it helps to prevent skin irritations and maintain a healthy microbial environment.

The acetic acid present in apple cider vinegar has antimicrobial properties, helping to combat and prevent bacterial and fungal infections on the skin. This can be especially beneficial for dogs with skin sensitivities or allergies.

Apple cider vinegar also acts as a natural conditioner, promoting a soft and shiny coat. It helps to remove buildup and residue from the fur, making it look cleaner and more vibrant. Furthermore, it can aid in detangling knots and reducing static in the fur.

In addition to its cleansing and conditioning properties, apple cider vinegar can help soothe itchy and irritated skin. It has anti-inflammatory properties that can provide relief to dogs with skin conditions such as hot spots or allergies.

By incorporating apple cider vinegar into Paw-rectory Silky, Paws n Boots ensures that your dog’s coat and skin receive the benefits of this exceptional ingredient. Your furry friend will enjoy a healthier coat, improved skin condition, and a natural shine with the help of apple cider vinegar.

L-Arginine

L-Arginine is an amino acid, which is a building block of proteins and essential for various biological processes. It plays a crucial role in promoting healthy hair growth. Serving as a precursor for nitric oxide, which enhances blood circulation to the hair follicles, providing essential nutrients and oxygen. Improved blood flow can stimulate the growth of stronger and thicker hair, leading to a healthier and more lustrous coat.

Additionally, L-Arginine aids in collagen synthesis. Collagen is a protein that provides structure and strength to the skin, promoting elasticity and preventing sagging. By supporting collagen production, L-Arginine helps maintain the integrity of the skin, reducing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.

L-Arginine also has antioxidant properties that help protect the skin and hair from damage caused by free radicals. It combats oxidative stress, which can contribute to premature aging and dullness. By neutralizing free radicals, L-Arginine helps maintain a vibrant and youthful-looking coat.

By including L-Arginine in our formulas, PawsnBoots ensures that your dog benefits from its vital properties. L-Arginine promotes healthier hair growth, supports collagen synthesis, and provides antioxidant protection, resulting in a fuller, more resilient coat and healthier-looking skin for your furry friend.

Biotin Oil

Biotin Oil

Biotin, also known as Vitamin H or B7, is a B-complex vitamin that is essential for the metabolism of carbohydrates, fats, and amino acids.

It is also important for maintaining healthy hair, skin, and nails. Biotin also promotes wound healing and reduce inflammation, making it beneficial for treating common skin conditions.

The components of biotin include:

1. Coenzyme R: Biotin is converted into coenzyme R, which is essential for the metabolism of carbohydrates, fats, and amino acids.

2. Amino acids: Biotin contains amino acids like lysine, which are important for the synthesis of collagen and other proteins that are essential for healthy skin. And are essential for maintaining the elasticity and firmness of the skin.

3. Fatty acids: Biotin is important for the metabolism of fatty acids, which are important for moisturizing and maintaining healthy skin, also by preventing dryness and flakiness.

Coco Glucoside

Coco Glucoside

Coco Glucoside, Decyl Glucoside, and Coco Bentine are natural and eco-friendly surfactants that are derived from coconut oil and glucose. 

It is commonly used in personal care and household products, as they are proven gentle and effective cleansing agents.

These surfactants are made by combining coconut oil and glucose through a process called Glycosylation. This process is eco-friendly and does not require any toxic chemicals or solvents. The resulting products are colorless and odorless liquids that are safe for use in a wide range of applications.

These Coconut based surfactants are safe and gentle ingredients that are suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin. They’re non-irritating and non-toxic, making them an ideal ingredient for shampoo.

The ingredients in our Coconut based surfactants are derived from renewable resources and are biodegradable, making them an eco-friendly alternative to synthetic surfactants. They are also free from parabens, sulfates, and other harmful chemicals commonly found in personal care and household products.

Coconut Oil

Coconut oil, a key ingredient utilized by Paws n Boots, offers a multitude of benefits for your dog’s coat and skin. Derived from the meat of mature coconuts, this natural oil is rich in medium-chain fatty acids, antioxidants, and vitamins.

Coconut oil is deeply moisturizing and nourishing, making it ideal for dry and damaged fur. It helps to replenish moisture, reducing frizz and promoting a soft and silky texture. The medium-chain fatty acids in coconut oil penetrate the shaft of the fur, providing deep hydration and improving overall coat health.

The antioxidants present in coconut oil help protect the fur and skin from free radicals and environmental damage. This can lead to a healthier and more resilient coat. Additionally, coconut oil has antimicrobial properties that can help combat fungal and bacterial infections, promoting a healthier skin environment.

Coconut oil is easily absorbed into the skin and fur, without leaving a greasy residue. It helps to seal in moisture and prevent moisture loss, leaving the coat hydrated and nourished. It can also help to soothe and calm irritated or inflamed skin.

Paws n Boots ensures that your furry friend benefits from this exceptional ingredient. Your dog’s coat will be left looking healthy, shiny, and irresistibly soft with the help of Coconut oil.

Argan Oil

Argan Oil

Argan oil, a key ingredient in many cosmetic products, including Paw-rectory Silky by Paws n Boots, offers numerous benefits for your dog’s coat. Derived from the kernels of the Argan tree, this precious oil is rich in essential fatty acids, antioxidants, and vitamin E.

Argan oil deeply moisturizes and nourishes the fur, promoting a soft and silky texture. It helps to restore dry and damaged hair, reducing frizz and improving overall manageability.  The high content of vitamin E in Argan oil provides antioxidant properties, protecting the hair from environmental damage and promoting a healthier coat.

Additionally, Argan oil contains omega-6 fatty acids, which help to strengthen the hair follicles, reducing breakage and promoting hair growth.  It also helps to maintain the pH balance of the skin, keeping it hydrated and preventing dryness or irritation.

When applied topically, Argan oil absorbs quickly into the skin and hair, without leaving a greasy residue. It is gentle and non-irritating, making it suitable for dogs with sensitive skin.  Your dog’s coat will be left looking healthy, shiny, and irresistibly soft with the help of luxurious Argan oil.

Vegetable Glycerin

Glycerin is a colorless, odorless, viscous liquid and a type of humectant which attracts moisture from the surrounding air and helps hydrate the skin.

Glycerin is mainly composed of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. Glycerin can help improve skin hydration and elasticity, soothe dry and irritated skin as well as reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

Additionally, glycerin has been shown to have natural antimicrobial properties, which can help to fight some common skin infections. It also helps to form a protective barrier on the skin, which helps to prevent moisture loss and protect the skin from environmental stressors.

Ginger Oil

Ginger (Zingiber officinale), contains several bioactive compounds, including gingerols, shogaols, and zingerone. 

These compounds are responsible for the anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidative properties that can help to reduce the appearance of irritation, improve skin elasticity, and brighten the complexion.

Also, Ginger has also been shown to possess natural antiseptic properties that can help combat skin infections.

Ginger Essential Oil is known to enhance concentration and cognition while helping to combat stress and mental fatigue.

Goji Berry Oil

Goji Berries hanging on branches

Goji Berries (Lycium barbarum), are rich in nutrients and bioactive compounds, including vitamins A and C, antioxidants, essential fatty acids, and polysaccharides.

Goji protects against oxidative stress and aids in promoting the production of collagen and hydrates the skin. They possess anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties, which helps to improve the overall health and appearance of the skin, reducing the signs of aging such as fine lines, wrinkles, and fight against skin infections.

Grape Seed Oil

Grape seed is the small, bitter-tasting seed found inside grapes! It is rich in vitamin E, essential fatty acids antioxidants, including proanthocyanidins, flavonoids, and resveratrol.

These compounds help to protect the skin against oxidative stress and free radical damage, which contributes to premature aging and other skin damage.

Grape seed oil is easily absorbed by the skin, without leaving behind any greasy residue. Grape Seed can help to improve skin elasticity, moisture, and firmness; reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and protect against UV damage. As it has been shown, to have natural anti-inflammatory properties and reduce redness.

Hemp Seed Oil

Hemp Seed Oil

Hemp Seed is derived from the hemp plant, and contain a range of beneficial components, including omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), and vitamin E. 

However, it is important to note that Hemp Seed oil does NOT contain measurable amounts of THC or CBD.

Hemp Seed oil has natural anti-inflammatory properties, which can help to reduce redness and inflammation in the skin. Additionally, it contains antioxidants that help to protect the skin against environmental stressors and free radical damage, which contributes to premature aging and other skin damage.

Hemp Seed is rich in nutrients, proteins, fiber, and essential fatty acids, as well, and helps moisturize and soothe dry, irritated skin. It is easily absorbed by the skin and does not leave a greasy residue.

Lactobacillus

Lactobacillus, a super beneficial ingredient found in Paws n Boots products, offers exceptional benefits for your dog’s coat and skin. Lactobacillus is a type of probiotic bacteria, known for its positive impact on overall health.

Lactobacillus helps to maintain a healthy microbial balance on the skin, preventing the overgrowth of harmful bacteria and fungi. By inhibiting the growth of these microorganisms, Lactobacillus helps to prevent skin irritations, infections, and unpleasant odors.

This probiotic bacterium promotes a harmonious environment on the skin, enhancing its natural defenses and supporting a strong and resilient coat. It works to maintain the skin’s pH balance, which is crucial for optimal skin health.

Incorporating Lactobacillus into our formulations ensures that your dog’s skin remains balanced and healthy. By promoting a healthy microbial environment, Lactobacillus helps to minimize skin issues and create a more comfortable and pleasant experience for your furry friend. With the help of Lactobacillus, your dog’s coat will be healthier, shinier, and less prone to common skin problems.

Lecithin

Lecithin with a sunflower

Sunflower lecithin is a natural emulsifier that is commonly used in skincare products to help improve the texture and consistency of the product. 

It is derived from sunflower seeds and is a good alternative to soy lecithin for those with soy allergies.

The main components of sunflower lecithin are phospholipids, which are a type of lipid that are essential for maintaining the health of the cell membrane. Phospholipids help to hydrate and nourish the skin, as well as improve its texture and elasticity.

Sunflower lecithin can provide a number of health benefits. It can help to improve the texture and consistency of skincare products, making them easier to apply and more pleasant to use. Additionally, sunflower lecithin can help to hydrate and nourish the skin, making it a useful ingredient in skincare products for those with dry or mature skin. It also has been shown to have some anti-inflammatory properties, which can help to reduce redness and irritation caused by skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis.

Jojoba Berry Oil

Jojoba Berry Oil

Jojoba Berry oil (Simmondsia Chinensis) is derived from the seeds of the jojoba plant, and is composed of long-chain fatty acids and esters, which are similar in structure to the natural oils produced by the skin.

Jojoba oil is rich in nutrients such as Copper, Zinc, Silicon, Iodine, Vitamins E and B, and linoleic acid. This makes it an effective moisturizer that can help to balance the skin’s natural oil production and prevents dryness and flakiness. Jojoba oil is easily absorbed by the skin and does not leave behind a greasy residue.

Jojoba Berry oil has also been shown to have natural antimicrobial properties, which can help combat skin infections. Jojoba Berry oil can help to improve skin hydration, reduce inflammation, and protect against oxidative stress.

Moreover, Jojoba is rich in antioxidants, including vitamins A and E, which help to protect the skin against environmental stressors and free radical damage, which can contribute to premature aging and other skin damage.

Lavender

Lavender plants with oil bottle

Lavender (Lavandula), has several main components which include Bioactive compounds: linalool, linalyl acetate, terpinen-4-ol, and camphor. 

This sweet floral smelling plant has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties that can help soothe and heal skin irritations. 

It can also help reduce redness and swelling, and promote faster healing of minor cuts and burns. Additionally, lavender essential oil can help moisturize and nourish the skin, leaving it feeling soft and smooth.

*In our Serums, we use no more than 0.5% of lavender in any given product. This amount assures the safest dose as possible, in the event of animal consumption. Moreover, maintaining this concentration percentage ensures that minimal irritation will occur to your Dog’s skin.

Lavender Oil has a long list of calming and soothing properties that make it a favorite for many. It can help to relax the mind by relieving feelings of stress and bringing the emotions into balance. French Lavender is also believed to improve sleep onset, quality, and duration for a more restful night’s sleep.

Lemongrass

Lemongrass oil in jar next to lemongrass plant leaves

Lemongrass (Cymbopogon) produces an oil that is steam-distilled from the leaves and stems of the lemongrass plant.

It is a popular oil used in aromatherapy and natural skincare products due to its refreshing, citrusy scent, and its many health benefits.

The main components of lemongrass essential oil include citral, geraniol, limonene, and myrcene. These components are responsible for their anti-fungal, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory properties.

When applied topically to the skin, lemongrass essential oil can reduce inflammation and irritation, making it helpful in treating skin conditions. Its antimicrobial properties can also help to prevent infections and promote faster healing of minor cuts and wounds. Additionally, lemongrass essential oil can help rid the skin of excessive oiliness.

Lemongrass is used to soothe tension while promoting an overall sense of calm in the body and mind. It is known to relieve stress and uplift negative moods.

Mandelic Acid

Mandelic Acid is an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) derived from bitter almonds and is known for its exfoliating and brightening properties.

Mandelic Acid has been found to have antibacterial properties, helping to combat bacteria and microbes. It can be particularly beneficial for dogs with oily or acne-prone skin, promoting a clearer and healthier complexion.

Furthermore, Mandelic Acid helps to gently exfoliate the skin, removing dead skin cells and unclogging pores. This promotes a smoother and more even skin texture, reducing the appearance of blemishes and rough patches. By exfoliating the skin, Mandelic Acid also helps to improve the absorption of other beneficial ingredients, maximizing their effectiveness.

Mandelic Acid is also known for its brightening effects. It helps to fade dark spots, hyperpigmentation, and uneven skin tone, revealing a brighter and more radiant coat. This can be especially beneficial for dogs with sun damage or age-related spots.

PawsnBoots harnesses the power of Mandelic Acid to promote a smoother, clearer, and more radiant coat for your furry friend. By exfoliating, brightening, and combating bacteria, Mandelic Acid helps to enhance the overall appearance and health of your dog’s skin.

Marula oil

Marula fruit hanging from branches

A prized ingredient of ours, Marula oil offers a range of benefits for your dog’s coat. Derived from the kernels of the Marula fruit, this luxurious oil is rich in essential fatty acids, antioxidants, and vitamins.

Marula oil is highly moisturizing and nourishing, making it ideal for dry and damaged hair. It helps to rehydrate and revitalize the coat, leaving it soft, smooth, and shiny. The high content of oleic acid in Marula oil provides deep hydration, reducing dryness and brittleness.

Additionally, Marula oil contains powerful antioxidants that protect the hair and skin from free radicals and environmental damage. These antioxidants help to maintain the health of the hair follicles, promoting stronger and healthier hair growth.

Marula oil is lightweight and non-greasy, making it easily absorbed into the skin and hair. It helps to seal in moisture and prevent moisture loss, keeping the coat hydrated and nourished.

PawsnBoots incorporates Marula oil into our products to ensure that your furry friend benefits from this exceptional ingredient. Your dog’s coat will be left looking lustrous, healthy, and irresistibly touchable with the help of Marula oil.

Rose

Rose (Rosa Damascena), is extracted from the petals of the Rose plant. It has a fragrant sweet, floral, spicy and fruity scent.

The main components of rose essential oil include citronellol, geraniol, nerol, and phenyl ethanol. These components are responsible for its anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and antioxidant properties. Rose has been shown to help to soothe and hydrate the skin, as well, protect the skin from damage caused by free radicals and environmental stressors.

Rose essential oil relieves stress, fights anxiety, and relaxes your body and mind. During rose aromatherapy, the essential oils move deep into your skin and the air in your lungs, regenerating skin while comforting the mind. It slowly relaxes your muscles, relieves spasms, and reduces inflammation

Zinc Sulfate

Zinc Sulfate is a type of salt that is commonly used in skincare products due to its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties.

The main component of Zinc Sulfate is you guessed it, Zinc. Zinc which is an essential mineral for maintaining the health of the skin. Zinc helps to regulate oil production, which can help to reduce the occurrence of acne and other skin irritations. It also helps to promote the healing of wounds and other skin injuries.

When applied topically to the skin, zinc sulfate can help to reduce the occurrence of skin irritations by regulating oil production and killing bacteria on the skin’s surface. It also helps to promote the healing of wounds and other skin injuries by stimulating the production of collagen and other proteins that are essential for healthy skin. Additionally, Zinc Sulfate has been shown to have anti-inflammatory properties, which can help to reduce redness, swelling, and irritation.

Shae Nut Oil

Shae Nut Oil

 

Shea Nut Oil is a type of oil that is well know for its ability to help moisturize and nursing the skin and health benefits.

The main components of Shae Nut Oil include oleic acid, stearic acid, linoleic acid, and palmitic acid. These components are responsible for its moisturizing, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant properties.

Shea nut oil is highly moisturizing and nourishing for the skin and coat. It helps to restore and retain moisture, providing deep hydration to dry and damaged skin. This can be particularly beneficial for dogs with dry, flaky, or itchy skin, as it helps to alleviate discomfort and promote a healthier skin barrier.

The fatty acids present in shea nut oil, such as oleic acid and stearic acid, help to replenish and strengthen the skin’s natural barrier. This can enhance the skin’s ability to retain moisture, protect against environmental stressors, and soothe irritation. It also aids in maintaining a soft and supple coat.

Furthermore, shea nut oil contains vitamins A and E, which are potent antioxidants. These antioxidants help to neutralize free radicals and protect the skin and coat from oxidative damage. They contribute to a healthier, more resilient coat and can help reduce the signs of aging, such as dullness and brittleness.

Vanilla-Glycerin

Vanilla (Vanilla Planifola), in glycerin is a natural extract of vanilla beans, from the vanilla orchid, and then suspended in glycerin, a clear, odorless liquid that is commonly used in skincare products due to its moisturizing properties.

Vanilla is a popular ingredient in skincare due to its sweet, rich, and warm syrupy fragrance.  The Vanilla used in all PawsnBoots products are extracted without the use of any alcohol!  Making this the safest Vanilla scented ingredient and product for all our dogs!  Most products containing Vanilla contain a very high alcohol content, making this extremely toxic for dogs!

We at PawsnBoots are deeply committed to our fur-babies, as well as all fur-babies!  We are huge dog people, and we value dog health and wellness, over profits.  We ensure to only source Vanilla diffused from glycerin, NOT alcohol, leaving out all the harmful chemicals.

Vanilla oil lowers blood pressure, alleviates muscle tension, and has a calming effect on the brain, which helps with stress, insomnia and irritability.

The main components of vanilla include Vanillin, Eugenol, and Caproic acid. These components are responsible for their antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and antimicrobial properties, which help prevent infections.  Studies have shown that vanillin, a compound found in vanilla, can help to promote tissue repair, and accelerate wound healing.

Vanilla contains antioxidants such as Vanillic Acid and Syringaldehyde, which can help to protect the skin from free radical damage. These antioxidants may also help to prevent premature aging and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

When applied topically to the skin, Vanilla in glycerin can help to soothe and hydrate the skin. Vanilla has a calming and relaxing scent that can help to reduce stress and anxiety.

Undecylenic Acid

A powerful anti-microbial ingredient used in our Coat Armor Shampoo. Undecylenic Acid is a natural fatty acid derived from castor oil and is known for its anti-fungal and antimicrobial properties.

Undecylenic Acid effectively fights against fungal infections, such as ringworm, by inhibiting the growth and replication of fungi. It helps to relieve itching, redness, and irritation associated with fungal skin conditions, promoting a healthier and more comfortable coat for your dog.

Furthermore, Undecylenic Acid acts as an antimicrobial agent, helping to prevent the growth and spread of bacteria and other microorganisms. By inhibiting the growth of these harmful pathogens, it helps to maintain a clean and healthy skin environment, reducing the risk of infections and skin irritations.

Undecylenic Acid also has soothing properties, helping to calm and alleviate inflammation on the skin. It can be particularly beneficial for dogs with sensitive or irritated skin, providing relief and promoting overall skin health.

By including Undecylenic Acid in Coat Armor, Paws n Boots ensures that your dog benefits from its anti fungal, antimicrobial, antibacterial, and soothing properties. This helps to combat fungal infections, maintain a healthy skin environment, and provide relief from skin irritations. Your furry friend will enjoy a healthier, more comfortable coat with the help of Undecylenic Acid.

Sorbic Acid

Is a organic compound derived from the berries of the Mountain Ash Tree and is commonly used as a preservative in cosmetics. Sorbic acid functions as an effective antimicrobial agent, helping to inhibit the growth of bacteria, yeast, and mold. By preventing the proliferation of these microorganisms, sorbic acid helps to maintain the freshness and quality of the product, ensuring it remains safe and effective for your dog.

In addition to its preservative properties, sorbic acid also offers benefits for the skin. It has mild anti-fungal properties, which can be helpful in combating and preventing fungal infections on the skin. This is particularly beneficial for dogs prone to skin issues or those living in humid environments.

Furthermore, sorbic acid acts as an antioxidant, protecting the skin from oxidative damage caused by free radicals. This helps to maintain the overall health and appearance of your dog’s coat, reducing the likelihood of dryness, dullness, and other signs of damage.

By incorporating sorbic acid into Paws n Boots formulas, we ensure that your dog benefits from its antimicrobial and antioxidant properties. This helps to preserve the product’s quality and freshness while promoting a healthier and more vibrant coat and skin for your furry friend, naturally.

Vitamin A - Retinol

vitamin A retinol collage with fruits in the background

Vitamin A (Retinol) is a type of retinoid, which is a derivative of Vitamin A. 

It is commonly used in skincare products to help improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and uneven skin tone.

Retinol is easily absorbed by the skin, it works by stimulating collagen production, which helps to improve the elasticity and firmness of the skin. It also helps to increase cell turnover and exfoliation, which can help to improve the texture and tone of the skin.

Vitamin A retinol has been shown to have antioxidant properties, which can help to protect the skin from damage caused by free radicals and environmental stressors.

Retinol is a form of vitamin A, which is a powerful antioxidant that can help to improve the appearance of the skin.

Vitamin C

Vitamin C with fruits containing vitamin C in the background

Vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin that is essential for maintaining the health of the body’s connective tissues, including the skin. 

It is commonly used in skincare products due to its antioxidant properties and its ability to brighten and even out skin tone.

The main component of Vitamin C, Ascorbic Acid, is a powerful antioxidant that helps to protect the skin from damage caused by free radicals and environmental stressors. It also helps to stimulate collagen production, which can help to improve the elasticity and firmness of the skin.

When applied topically to the skin, Ascorbic Acid can help to brighten and even out skin tone. It can also help to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, Additionally, Vitamin C has been shown to have anti-inflammatory properties, which can help to reduce redness and irritation, as well as improve the overall health of the skin.

Xanthan Gum

Xanthan Gum

Xanthan Gum is a polysaccharide that is commonly used as a thickening agent in skincare products. It is derived from the fermentation of carbohydrates, such as corn, soy, or wheat derived from the bacteria (Xanthomonas campestris).

The main component of Xanthan Gum is a complex polysaccharide made up of repeating units of Glucose, Mannose, and Glucuronic Acid. These components are responsible for its ability to thicken and stabilize skincare products.

When applied topically to the skin, Xanthan Gum can provide a number of health benefits. It can help to provide a smooth, even texture to skincare products, making them easier to apply and more pleasant to use. Additionally, Xanthan Gum can help to provide a protective barrier on the skin, helping to reduce moisture loss and improve hydration. Xanthan Gum has also been shown to have some antioxidant properties, which can help to protect the skin from damage caused by free radicals and environmental stressors.

Vitamin E - Tocopherol

Vitamin E, Tocopherol with fruits containing Vitamin E in background

Vitamin E (Tocopherol), is a fat-soluble vitamin that is essential for maintaining the health of the body’s connective tissues, including the skin. 

It is commonly used in skincare products due to its antioxidant properties and its ability to hydrate and nourish the skin.

The main component of Vitamin E, Tocopherol, is a powerful antioxidant that helps to protect the skin from damage caused by free radicals and environmental stressors. It also helps to hydrate and nourish the skin, making it a useful ingredient in skincare products for those with dry or mature skin.

When applied topically to the skin, Vitamin E can help to brighten and even out skin tone. It can also help to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, Additionally, Tocopherol has been shown to have anti-inflammatory properties, which can help to reduce redness and irritation, as well as improve the overall health of the skin.