Site Description: Andalou Naturals Advanced Fruit Stem Cell Science renews skin at the cellular level, blending nature and knowledge for visible Brightening results.
Organic pumpkin, rich in Vitamin A, and glycolic AHA gently dissolve the intra-cellular glue that binds dull surface cells and lifts them away, as Advanced Fruit Stem Cells stimulate circulation and healthy cell renewal for an even tone and texture, revealing a fresh complexion.
† Fair Trade
Made naturally without GMO’s, gluten, paraben preservatives, petrochemicals, phthalates, sulfates, synthetic colors, dyes and fragrances. Verified Gluten-Free 100% Eco-friendly, Vegetarian & Cruelty-Free
I first bought this mask at Whole Foods a couple months back and have since bought 2 more jars of this stuff. After 10 minutes my skin looks so smooth and bright that it looks like I just got a facial! It has a nice fall pumpkin smell that I’m sure some people won’t care for but I find it comforting. Let’s take a closer look at the ingredients and see why it works so well…
Pumpkin Puree: Pumpkin is rich in Vitamin A which helps slough off dead skin cells to brighten skin. It also contains zinc which is an ingredient in many acne medications to help keep your skin clear from blemishes.
Aloe Barbadensis Juice: Aloe Vera juice has long been known to treat sunburns, but this ingredient is also very beneficial in reducing inflammation,renewing skin cells and reducing redness in sensitive skin.
Sunflower Oil: Sunflower oil is high in vitamins A, C, and D and has calming and moisturizing properties. It has also been used to help skin problems such as acne, eczema, and skin irritations.
Vegetable Glycerin: Vegetable glycerin is an excellent moisturizer which helps skin retain moisture and keeps your skin soft.
Manuka Honey: Manuka Honey has several antibacterial, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory benefits. Honey is also very moisturizing and can help repair damaged skin.
Vitamin E: Vitamin E is a fantastic antioxidant and anti-aging product. Not only does it treat wrinkles by boosting collagen production, it also supports new skin cell growth and speeds up cell regeneration.
Pineapple Juice: Pineapple contains alpha hydroxy acid which helps remove dead skin cells, revealing fresh, bright skin.
Pectin: Pectin is a type of fiber found in fruit and is most likely used here as a thickener or stabilizer.
Glycolic Acid: Glycolic acid is a type of alpha hydroxy acid that comes from the sugar cane. It penetrates deep into the skin to help boost collagen and helps exfoliate for an even skin tone.
Sodium Hyaluronate: Sodium Hyaluronate, or hyaluronic acid, forms an air permeable layer on the skin which boosts elasticity and hydration and helps protect your skin from UVB rays.
Xanthan Gum: Xanthan gum is produced through the fermentation of corn sugar and acts as a stabilizer and thickening agent.
Apple & Grape Fruit Stem Cell Cultures: Malus Domestica derived from an extract of a rare Swiss apple and Solar Vitis derived from an extract of a grape from the Burgundy region of France; advance the longevity of skin stem cells and help protect skin’s DNA against environmental stress and aging factors.
BioActive 8 Berry Complex with Bilberry Fruit Stem Cells: Provides a potent portfolio of super antioxidants to combat environmental stressors, support cell turnover, increase collagen and elastin, and strengthen dermal immunity with a certified organic blend of Acai Berry, Aronia Berry, Bearberry, Bilberry, Black Elderberry, Goji Berry, Rosehips Berry, Sea Buckthorn Berry.
Lecithin: Lecithin is an emulsifier that binds things together and moisturizes the skin.
Sugar Cane: Sugar Cane contains glycolic acid which exfoliates the skin and helps clear blemishes.
Tamanu Oil: Tamanu oil penetrates deep into the skin and helps rejuvenate damaged skin tissue.
Meadowfoam Oil: Meadowfoam oil forms a moisture barrier on the skin and prevents moisture loss.
CoQ10: CoQ10 is a potent antioxidant that helps stimulate collagen production, rejuvenates skin, and prevents premature aging due to the sun.
Vitamin C: Vitamin C is an antioxidant that helps protect the skin from sun damage, lightens sun spots, and helps the body produce collagen.
Rooibos Extract: Rooibos extract helps soothe skin irritations such as eczema and acne and contains alpha hydroxy acids and zinc to keep skin healthy.
Phenoxyethanol: Phenoxyethanol is an organic chemical compound that is a safe antiseptic and anti-mocrobial preservative.
Ethylhexylglycerin: Ethylhexylglycerin is a natural preservative and humectant that is derived from glycerin and is used as an alternative to parabens.
Cinnamon: Cinnamon is a spice that brings blood to the surface of the skin, causing it to plump and get rid of fine lines and wrinkles.
Nutmeg: Nutmeg is a spice that contains anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties and is great for acne.
Clove: Clove is a spice that is a topical antiseptic and anisthetic.
Allspice: Allspice has antiseptic and pain relieving properties, and also fights certain bacteria.Pin It