"The Retrograde" Skin Essence
This is an essence dry skin will actually drink up!
Why? Because the special formula contains an advanced form of hyaluronic acid called sodium hyaluronate that's comprised of smaller molecules, allowing it to hold 1,000 times more moisture than water. As well as Niacinimide, which is a skincare cult favorite. Niacinamide helps restore cellular energy, repair damaged DNA, and reduce the immunosuppressive effects of sun-induced UV rays.This essence sinks fast into skin and deeply infuses it with hydration. Infused with Clary Sage to boost mood and promote relaxation.
What the heck is an essence? Why the heck do I need it?
You'll see more results from essence than any other product because it treats skin on a cellular level. Essence is a concentrated formula that specifically targets wrinkles, fine lines, and dull and uneven skin tones. Essences typically contain an active ingredient that optimizes your skin's natural cell turnover rate (think skin regeneration) and with regular use you will notice that your skin is more smoother and brighter. It can't turn back time, but it will definitely revitalize your skin so that with continued use - you can look more youthful.
Hyaluronic Acid - Hyaluronic acid is a sugar found naturally in our skin that holds water and helps keep it hydrated and plump. The HA within our bodies holds a thousand times its weight in water to not only retain all that moisture in our skin and joints, but also prevent all that moisture from evaporating into the air. Hyaluronic acid brings moisture to the surface of your skin. Because of its ability to draw and hold water, it can be used as a humectant in your skin care regimen. It continually keeps skin moisturized throughout the day. Hyaluronic acid is the key to instantly plumping fine lines and making skin look glowy.
Clary Sage - clary sage can help alleviate stress by inducing a sense of well-being. Studies show that when inhaled, clary sage essential elicites feelings of relaxation and helped to reduce blood pressure. Clary sage leads to a significant reduction in dominant and anxious behavior, which is very prevalent for most during the regularly occurring “retrograde.
Clary Sage is great for balancing sebum production and helps naturally maintain optimum skin oil levels. This property helps in preventing acne and pimples. It reduces inflammation and skin rashes because of the presence of linalyl acetate. It also balances the production of natural oils in the skin.
Why? Because the special formula contains an advanced form of hyaluronic acid called sodium hyaluronate that's comprised of smaller molecules, allowing it to hold 1,000 times more moisture than water. This essence sinks fast into skin and deeply infuses it with hydration.
Niacinamide - With a fountain of youth likeness Niacinamide, also known as vitamin B3, is comparable to that a "well-oiled machine," fighting off internal and external stressors that can ultimately lead to the deterioration or breakdown of our skin and premature signs of aging like discoloration and wrinkles.
Concerning brightness specifically, Niacinamide has been shown to prevent the transfer of pigment within the skin, which can help reduce brown spots. Less redness (thanks to vitamin B3's anti-inflammatory properties), preserved hydration, a strengthened skin barrier, and the improved synthesis of healthy fats which is a key for glowing skin.
Recommended for those with sensitive skin, or those with other conditions such as rosacea or eczema. A is a good option for people who are concerned about irritation from their skincare products or have difficulty using creams due to allergies.
Goji Berry - In addition to providing a generous boost to the immune system, goji berries are a good source of vitamin C and vitamin E. But they’re also an excellent antioxidant, which is critical to help rejuvenate skin and mitigate the aging process and its impact on the skin.
The berries are non-irritating and help to hydrate the skin. Containing a high amount of vitamin C, which is reported to help with firming and tightening the skin, it also helps to protect the skin from environmental irritants.
But for those who want to tap into goji berries’ anti-aging potential, there is research that found this fruit to be an important element for helping to maintain youthful, radiant skin.
The result of using this product? Insanely moisturized skin that looks plump, supple, and happier! So yes, you need this!
Directions: After cleaning your skin, apply toner to deep clean and prep your skin for the essence. Then apply essence by spraying and evenly apply all over your face and neck. Tap into skin to enhance absorption. Follow with serum.
*Graced Esthetics Products are not FDA approved. Always do a patch test on hand or arm before applying a new product, especially if you have sensitive skin.*