Because everyone wants to feel good about what they put on their skin and in their body, we made it easy to look up each ingredient in every Apriori Beauty product with our online Ingredient Dictionary. Click to find a specific ingredient and to see which products it is in, as well as look-up each product to see its list of ingredients. This dictionary includes the definition of each ingredient and its source, along with any synonyms or relating source studies. If you’re like most ingredient-conscious consumers, it’s a tool you’ll want to bookmark and revisit often
Natural, Cell Hydrator
Whey protein is used as a skin conditioning agent derived from milk that is commonly used in personal care products for its ability to help improve skin health and appearance. It contains peptides, proteins, and growth factors that are excellent for diminishing fine lines and wrinkles. It also contains essential amino acids, anti-inflammatories, and antioxidants that provide variety of benefits to the skin. One example is the amino acid, cystein, which is a glutathione, an antioxidant compound important for protecting cells from free radical induced damage.
Wild bilberries (Vaccinium myrtillus) are small, edible berries that are closely related to and resemble blueberries. The deep indigo color of the berries comes from anthocyanin pigments with potent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities. Like other blueberry varieties, bilberries are one of the most antioxidant rich food sources known.
Blueberries are one of the most potent sources of natural antioxidants, including anthocyanins and phenolic compounds. Researchers have shown that blueberries have strong potential for reducing the risk of degenerative diseases, including cancer, chronic inflammation, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes. Wild blueberries are slightly smaller and more nutrient rich than commercially harvested crops.
A natural source of tannins, flavonoids, and proanthocyanins, witch hazel is well known for its astringent, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, wound healing properties. It is an important component of Celloxylin Activating Tonic, where it helps fully prepare the skin to receive nutrients from steps 3-5 in the Celloxylin anti-aging regimen.