Traditionally used to treat of respiratory ailments, gingko nut is a small piece inside the ginkgo fruit that possesses concentrated antioxidant activity, rich in Vitamins C and E. The extract has probable anti-inflammatory properties and aids fibroblast production of collagen and elastin. Amarte Ultra Veil® ($45, AmarteSkinCare.com) uses ginkgo nut extract along with other extracts serve to protect and condition skin while offering antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that help promote positive collagen and elastin balance.
Cucumber is widely known as a soothing, cooling and healing agent. With vital fatty acids and anti-oxidants, such as Vitamin E and Zinc, cucumber oil protects the skin and aids in healing. Proteolytic enzymes refine the skin and help keep pores clean and clear. Amarte Aqua Veil® Pure Hydration Serum ($57, AmarteSkinCare.com) is a deeply hydrating formula that incorporates cucumber to optimize skin’s ability to absorb and retain moisture. A visible magic-water veil is formed immediately upon application with resultant coolness and softness.
Known for its anti-inflammatory, soothing, and healing properties, aloe vera’s active provide antimicrobial activity to alleviate skin irritations and infections. Amarte Natural Finish BB Cream ($55, AmarteSkinCare.com) uses aloe to brighten, hydrate, and heal the skin – while it softens and smoothes for a natural look.
Grapefruit contains high amounts of Vitamin A and C, minerals and anti-oxidants and stimulates the production of skin collagen to bring smoothness and elasticity to the skin. Grapefruit has a retinol antioxidant that gives your skin softness and, renews damaged skin and treats skin pigmentation—also helps to smooth wrinkles and age spots and protects against UV rays. Amarte Wonder Cream ($97, AmarteSkinCare.com) uses grapefruit extract to revitalize the skin and protect against external factors such as UV rays, irritation, and environmental toxins.