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Is a micronutrient, found naturally in many green leaves and legumes, which works as an antioxidant and energy producer in the body. It is considered an essential ingredient to support mitochondrial energy.

PYRROLOQUINOLINE QUINONE (PQQ)

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Part of a group called polyphenols, which act like antioxidants. Found in the skin of red grapes.

RESVERATROL

3

Fights free radicals to help combat the look of premature aging.

RICE BRAN OIL

4

Our exclusive bio-extract combines the antioxidant bidens pilosa, a flower sourced from the Amazon, with mauritia flexuosa, a South American fruit oil rich in vitamins C and E, to help address the appearance of skin discoloration and other signs of aging.

SAL-14®

5

An exclusive blend of sea whip extract, betula platyphylla japonica juice and raffinose, which are known to moisturize the skin.

SEA3C™

6

A mineral needed for certain enzymes that help with normal body functions.

SELENIUM

7

A superior natural moisturizing ingredient that protects skin from dryness and other environmental factors.

SHEA BUTTER

8

A patented, exclusive ingredient that works as a super antioxidant.

SIG-1191®

9

Our dual-action, patented molecule is specifically designed to provide maximal antioxidant protection and to reduce the signs of aging. The basis of the molecule is an organic phytol compound that acts as a skin protectant.

SIG-1273®

10

The sodium salt of hyaluronic acid (HA) is a smaller molecule that can help boost and lock moisture content in the skin, resulting in smoother, softer and fuller-looking skin.

SODIUM HYALURONATE

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Potent antioxidant that guards against free radical damage.

SUPEROXIDE DISMUTASE

12

A proprietary blend of trehalose, xylitol, glycerin and chia seed extract that helps remove skin-drying urban stressors accumulated during the day, while acting as a shield from environmental impurities.

TC3-ARMOR™

13

A vitamin known for its antioxidant and skin-brightening properties.

TETRAHEXYLDECYL ASCORBATE (VITAMIN C)

14

A potent antioxidant.

TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

15

A vitamin-like ingredient with antioxidant properties that occurs naturally in the skin. Supports healthy collagen production.

UBIQUINONE (COQ10)

16

Helps reduce the appearance of puffiness.

WHITE LILY (A KEY COMPONENT OF I-FIL4R)

17

Known for its exfoliating benefits. Contains salicin, an aspirin-like structure that helps to reduce skin irritation.

WHITE WILLOW BARK EXTRACT

18

Proprietary enzyme blend that helps support optimal bioavailability of antioxidants and polyphenols, so your body receives the full benefits of these ingredients.

YOUTH FACTOR™ ENZYME BLEND

19

Extracted from the leaves of the aloe vera plant, this powerful juice contains many beneficial components including polysaccharides, which are responsible for skin’s natural ability to hydrate and retain water; glycoproteins, which play an important role in supporting the core structure of the skin matrix; and vitamins A (beta-carotene), C and E, which are potent antioxidants. 

ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE 

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A naturally occurring antioxidant that enhances the body’s natural energy stores.* 

ALPHA LIPOIC ACID 

*Source: Signum’s R&D Experimental Biology Conference 

21

Helps shield skin from environmental stressors. 

ALTEROMONAS FERMENT EXTRACT

22

South American plant known for its high concentration of flavonoids with antioxidant qualities. 

BIDENS PILOSA (A KEY COMPONENT IN SAL-14) 

23

 In topical form, smooths the appearance of dimpled skin. In supplement form, stimulates your central nervous system to help you feel more awake and give you a boost of energy. 

CAFFEINE

24

This plant is indigenous to the southeastern Mediterranean Basin, Eastern Africa and India. The seed contains between 40–60% oil that is rich in triglycerides. When used on dry skin, castor seed oil lubricates and helps cells stay hydrated, making it an ideal moisturizer. 

CASTOR SEED OIL 

25

Vitamin D is vital to bone metabolism, calcium absorption and other metabolic processes in the body. 

CHOLECALCIFEROL (VITAMIN D) 

26

An exclusive blend of ashwagandha root and leaf extract, gotu kola powder and reishi mushroom powder, it helps balance your circadian rhythm and increase the body’s ability to resist and recover from stress, while stimulating an overall feeling of balance and normalization. 

CIRCADIPLEX™ BLEND

27

A natural, super-moisturizing ingredient that is high in antioxidants and fatty acids. 

COCOA BUTTER 

28

A proprietary, antioxidant-rich blend that offers immune support as well as brighter and healthier-looking skin. 

COMPLEX NAA™ 

29

Sulfate-free surfactants that gently, but effectively, help cleanse the skin. 

COCONUT-DERIVED SURFACTANTS

30

A mix of bioactive molecules isolated from coffee, developed after more than 20 years of scientific research* by Dr. Jeffry Stock. His investigation suggests the EHT molecule optimizes the function of PP2A, a key protein that helps keep neuronal connections in the brain strong and healthy.* 

EHT® 

*Source: Signum’s R&D Experimental Biology Conference 

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A natural ingredient that helps firm skin to reduce the appearance of dimpling. 

FORSKOHLII ROOT OIL

32

Derived from lipids, this skin humectant absorbs moisture and supports skin’s natural barrier. 

GLYCERIN

33

A super antioxidant containing polyphenols, which guard against environmental damage. 

GREEN TEA

34

Known to boost the body’s immune system.* 

HUPERZINE-A 

*Source: Signum’s R&D Experimental Biology Conference 

35

A superior hydrator ten times more powerful than hyaluronic acid and better than collagen alone at retaining water in the skin. Helps smooth the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. 

HYDROMOIST** 

**Hydromoist (Polyglutamic Acid) is a registered product of Silicones Plus.

36

An exclusive ingredient derived from white lily and Brazilian ginseng that helps reduce the appearance of puffiness, fine lines and dark circles. 

I-FIL4R®

37

Lightweight, natural moisturizer known for providing long-lasting hydration. 

JOJOBA ESTERS

38

A unique ingredient, derived from fermented tea, that offers a host of skin benefits. 

KOMBUCHA FERMENT

39

A mineral crucial to the body’s function. Helps keep blood pressure normal, bones strong and the heart rhythm steady. 

MAGNESIUM

40

Aids in skin hydration and supports skin elasticity. 

MAURITIA FLEXUOSA FRUIT OIL (A KEY COMPONENT IN SAL-14)

41

A water-soluble vitamin naturally present in some foods. Vitamin B12 is required for proper red blood cell formation and neurological function. 

METHYLCOBALAMIN (VITAMIN B12)

42

A blend of well-known hydrators including sodium hyaluronate, glycerin and sodium PCA that works to mimic the skin’s natural moisturizing factors, leaving skin smooth and hydrated. 

MOISTURIZING COMPLEX

43

Our patented, propriety extract derived from nerium oleander and aloe vera acts as a powerful antioxidant that targets free radical damage and works on the top layer of skin to boost natural cell renewal. 

NAE-8®

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This plant is hardy, adaptable and bears clusters of pinkish-white and red flowers in the spring time. Our exclusive and patented NAE-8 ingredient is formed from processing the nerium oleander leaf and aloe vera plant. 

NERIUM OLEANDER

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A well-known ingredient used for more even-toned looking skin. 

NIACINAMIDE

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____, advanced ____ and ____ blends are composed of amino acids and are the building blocks of proteins. They support skin’s natural production of collagen and elastin, which is critical to fight the signs of aging. 

PEPTIDES

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Restores skin’s suppleness and firmness for a youthful, even and radiant complexion. 

PEPTIDE MATRIX (COLLAGEN, ELASTIN AND GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS)

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A proprietary blend of the plant ingredients alpinia officinarum root extract, physalis pubescens fruit juice and bidens pilosa, it helps skin look radiant and brighter. 

PHYTOLUMINA

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A fortified blend of the probiotics lactobacillius acidophilius and bifidobacterium longum, and the prebiotics isomalto-oligosaccharide and inulin, which helps enhance levels of beneficial microflora, helps ease digestion and helps support overall immune system function. 

PREBIOTIC AND PROBIOTIC BLEND

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Used for its mineral-rich properties. It’s also known to support antioxidant- and energy-related functions in the body. 

PRIMAVIE® SHILAJIT

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An exclusive blend of the probiotic lactococcus ferment lysate and prebiotic fructooligosaccharides, which supports a healthy skin microbiome and improves skin cell renewal, barrier function and natural exfoliation. 

PRORENEW PLUS

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Vitamin B6 plays a role in cognitive development as well as immune function. 

PYRIDOXINE HCI (VITAMIN B6)