What it is: Naturally occurring lipids in the skin that help form the skin’s natural moisture barrier.
What it does: Known to reinforce the skin’s barrier, ceramides are ideal to incorporate into your daily skincare routine if you have dry skin or another skin condition that results in moisture loss. Even if you don’t, ceramides can help promote softer, more supple-looking skin, and who doesn’t want that?
How to use it: You’re most likely to find ceramides in moisturizers and cleansers. Whichever ceramide-infused formula you choose, apply it morning and night for the best results.
What it is: A natural substance found in the skin with a unique capacity to retain moisture.
What it does: Because of its moisture attracting ability, hyaluronic acid is known to support skin elasticity and plump the look of fine lines and wrinkles.
How to use it: It’s not hard to find this ingredient in anti-aging skincare products.
What it is: A potent antioxidant, also known as vitamin B3.
What it does: Among other anti-aging benefits, niacinamide helps to support healthy skin barrier function and reduce environmental damage. It is known to help minimize the look of dark spots and discoloration for more even-toned skin.
How to use it: Because it’s known for its ability to help reduce the look of uneven skin tone, you’ll find niacinamide in LBNY Purifying Facial Cleanser and other products for the look of healthy, glowing, skin.
What it is: A form of alpha-hydroxy-acid, a type of chemical exfoliant.
What it does: Glycolic acid helps to improve surface cell turnover. When fresh cells are constantly brought to the skin surface it makes it brighter and more youthful.
How to use it: You can find glycolic acid in LBNYSC products and should apply in your nighttime skincare routine. May take time to dry and absorb into skin.
Nourish-Me Hydrating Face Cream
Ingredients - Water, Squalane, Glycerin, Tetradecane, Butylene Glycol, Polyacrylate-13, Saccharide Isomerate, Acetyl Hexapeptide-37, Sodium Hyaluronate (Hyaluronic Acid), Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Xanthan Gum, Niacinamide (Vitamin B3), Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate (Vitamin C), Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Pyridoxine HCl (Vitamin B6), Maltodextrin, Sodium Starch Octenylsuccinate, Silica, Polyisobutene, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Polysorbate 20, Citric Acid, Sodium Citrate, Potassium Sorbate, Fragrance.
3-Clay Detoxifying Charcoal Mask
Ingredients - Water, Kaolin, Montmorillonite, Organic Lecithin, Polysorbate 20, Butylene Glycol, 1,2-Hexanediol, Caprylyl Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Xanthan Gum, Iron Oxides (CI 77499), Fragrance, Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyl Dimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Cetyl Alcohol, Glycol Stearate, Charcoal Powder, Glyceryl Stearate, Caprylic/Capric Triglycerides, Ethylhexylglycerin, Illite, Polyglyceryl- 10 Myristate, Polyglycerin-10, Polyglyceryl-10 Stearate, Citric Acid, Sodium Dehydroacetate, Polyquaternium-7.
Sweet Vanilla Exfoliating Face & Body Scrub
Ingredients - Caprylic/Capric Triglycerides, Sodium Bicarbonate, Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Silica, Titanium Dioxide, Pimpinella Anisum (Anise) Fruit Extract, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Fruit Extract, Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Fruit Extract, Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract, Cucumis Melo Cantalupensis Fruit Extract, Ananas Sativus (Pineapple) Fruit Extract, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Fruit Extract, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), JOJOBA ESTERS, CI.
Purifying Facial Cleanser
Ingredients - Water, Decyl Glucoside, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate, Glycerin, Niacinamide (Vitamin B3), Xanthan Gum, Urea, Schizophyllan, Allantoin, Salix Alba (White Willow) Bark Extract, Coco-Glucoside, Glyceryl Oleate, Lauryl Glucoside, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin.
C-Me-Glow Vitamin C Serum
Ingredients - Water, Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Saccharide Isomerate, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Oil, Sodium Hyaluronate, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Callus Culture Extract, Xanthan Gum, Sodium Benzoate, Carrageenan, Sclerotium Gum, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Polysorbate 20, Potassium Sorbate, Citric Acid, Sodium Citrate, Cellulose Gum, Sodium Polyacrylate, Iron Oxide, Iron Oxide.