Racinne's Ultimate Youth Power skincare products are made from an exclusive anti-aging formula of precious ginseng callus culture extracts, the powerful anti-aging agent Adenosine, and other anti-oxidating active ingredients, all of which help bring out a youthful suppleness to the skin for a confident brilliant glow.
Panax Ginseng has a history of herbal use going back over 5,000 years because of its many benefits and healing properties. The genus name "Panax" is derived from the Greek word "Panakos" meaning "All cure" and the species Ginseng is said to mean "wonder of the world."
Ginseng root extract is used in skin care products because it contains many substances and vitamins that maintain elasticity, vitality, and regeneration ability within our skin cells. Study results suggest that panax ginseng root extract promotes type I collagen production in human dermal fibroblast cells. Ginseng contains a large number of phytonutrients which can stimulate and activate the skin's metabolism and blood flow to regenerate and tone the skin.
Ginseng extracts helps detoxify the skin and rids it of the free radicals that accumulate due to daily exposure to sunlight and environmental pollution. This main active ingredient is touted to be the most potent agent for restoring and preserving one's health and youth and its topical use leaves the skin healthy and glowing.
Adenosine is a nucleoside composed of a molecule of adenine attached to a ribose sugar molecule. Adenosine plays an important role in biochemical processes, such as energy transfer--as adenosine triphosphate (ATP) and adenosine diphosphate (ADP).
It has the ability to increases the production of dermal fibroblast proteins (elastin and collagen), two of the most important proteins in skin responsible for reducing the appearance of wrinkles that occur with aging. It also increases blood flow to the outer layers of skin improving damage repair and cell volume resulting in a healthier and more youthful appearance.
Butryrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter)
Shea butter is extracted from the nuts of the Shea tree (Butyrospermum parkii) and contains essential fatty acids, phytosterols, vitamin E and D, provitamin A and allantoin -- all of which make Shea butter a superfood for your skin. It is an ideal skin care ingredient for its moisturizing, anti-aging, and regenerating effects, and it protects skin from UV sunlight, dehydration and pollution damage.
Zanthoxylum piperitum is an aromatic spiny shrub commonly known as the Japanese pepper that has been used as a spice and a natural medicine in Japan. For cosmetic purposes, the fruit extract from the Zanthoxylum Piperitum are a source of anti-oxidants which are essential is preventing and repairing damaged tissue by slowing down the effect of free radicals on the skin.
Pulsatilla Koreana is a native perennial plant growing in Korea and is used as a traditional Korean herbal medicine. This extract is an anti-septic agent and has anti-inflammatory properties which are beneficial in skincare.
Usnea has a documented history of therapeutic use dating back over three thousand years in Chinese medicine. Lichen extract is derived from a symbiotic organism usually consisting of a fungus and algae. Also known as "old man's beard," Usnea Barbata is a natural antibacterial agent and was originally used to treat surface wounds. It contains usnic acid, a potent antimicrobial and antifungal agent, and it has demonstrated antibiotic and anti-inflammatory efficacy within skin care treatments.
Sodium hyaluronate is the sodium salt of hyaluronic acid. Hyaluronic acid is found naturally in the dermis of the skin, but levels of this important compound decline with age which makes skin look older. This key anti-aging ingredient is a powerful humectant that attracts and holds on to water, making it the ultimate skin moisturizer. Sodium hyaluronate hydrates the skin, keeping it moist and supple by binding to water which causes slight swelling. This swelling helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and gives skin a more youthful appearance.
Panthenol is present in all living cells, which makes it the perfect ingredient for skin care products. It is an alcohol that is processed by the body in order to create pantothenic acid, or Vitamin B5 as it is more commonly known, which is a water-soluble vitamin. This acid is easily absorbed by the skin, penetrating deep into the lower layers of the epidermis. Not only is pantothenic acid extremely moisturizing, it can help soothe skin and treat minor irritations due to its anti-inflammatory and wound healing abilities.
Racinne developed the Advanced SH-DP-9 Synthesis to integrate powerful neuropeptides into our Ultimate Youth Power Series to correct fine lines, minimize large pores and restore a youthful glow. Used topically, SH-DP-9 is quickly absorbed by the blood stream and mimics the actions of neuropeptides to activate collagen and elastin production, promote cell density, facilitate nutrient absorption, and stimulate blood cell circulation in your skin.
Neuropeptides are secreted from the brain and nerve cells when our skin is injured, and act on cell surface receptors to repair damage. As we grow older, our ability to produce neuropeptides weakens, causing wrinkles and pigmentation. SH-DP-9 (sh-Decapeptide-9) is a synthetically produced peptide consisting of amino acids arginine, glycine, leucine, lysine, phenylalanine, proline and tyrosine. The integration of these neuropeptides into skin care products is considered revolutionary within the beauty industry, and Racinne has utilized advanced biotechnology to create a synthetic neuropeptide formula to deliver an innovative and effectively-proven anti-aging product.
Acetyl Hexapeptide-8 (Argireline) is a peptide consisting of six amino acids that works by relaxing the facial muscles that cause repeated facial expression wrinkling (crow.s feet, laugh lines, etc.). This molecule is a non-toxic, non-irritant compound that modulates the excessive stimulation of the facial muscles, relaxing facial tension and it also reduces the depth of already formed wrinkles. An anti-aging peptide comprised of six amino acids attached to a fatty acid group inhibits the formation and progression of expression related fine lines and wrinkles.
Copper tripeptide-1 stimulates the synthesis of collagen and elastin. Also known simply as copper, this mineral is an important trace element for human nutrition. The body needs copper to absorb and utilize iron, and copper is also a component of the powerful antioxidant enzyme superoxide dismutase. The synthesis of collagen and elastin is in part related to the presence of copper in the body. There is research demonstrating that copper is effective for wound healing and for anti-aging due to its inhibitory effect on matrix metalloproteinases and stimulation of fibroblasts that build healthy collagen.
Niacinamide is a potent cell-communicating ingredient that stimulates microcirculation in the dermis and offers multiple benefits for the skin. This ingredient improves skin.s elasticity, enhances its barrier function, helps minimize discoloration and wrinkles, and revives skin's healthy tone and texture. Niacinamide has a reputation for being able to treat an uneven skin tone and to mitigate acne and breakouts.
Macadamia integrifolia seed oil contains a high concentration of palmitoleic acid, which is very similar to the sebum of human skin therefore it is absorbed easily by skin. It has high anti-oxidant content and deep skin penetrating properties, which is ideal for dry or aging skin.
Racinne's Ultimate Aqua Blanc skincare products are made from precious lotus callus extract, the skin-brightening vitamin Niacinamide, and other brightening active ingredients, all of which help the skin to reduce dark spots and to reveal a brightened flawless look.
The lotus is a precious and rare perennial herb that survives over 21,000 feet above sea level in the Himalayan Mountains, where temperatures drop 70 degrees below zero. Because of its special group of natural proteins and enzymes that continuously repair and renew its living cells, this plant can live and blossom in extreme conditions where no other plants can even grow. It is recognized for its healing and high antioxidant properties and used for a wide array treatments and illnesses. Some believe it has the ability to prolong life. In cosmetics, it is recognized for the ability to brighten/whiten, soothe, stimulate and regenerate the skin as well as to fight the signs of aging. Utilizing our "callus culture technology" we extract the active ingredients to target tissue damage repair.
The lotus flower is full of compounds that benefit the skin, including antioxidants, flavonoids, fatty acids, proteins, vitamins, and minerals. Its anti-inflammatory properties can calm swelling, redness and outbreaks. This magnificent flower helps stimulate blood flow and cell regeneration for a healthy youthful look.
Pearl extract is valuable source of minerals including calcium, magnesium, zinc, iron, strontium, copper, and selenium. It also contains antioxidants and 20 amino acids that help heal and maintain healthy cells in the human body. Studies show that hydrolyzed pearl extract (nacre) contains active ingredients that can be beneficial to the skin, since it is easily absorbed and stimulates cutaneous functions responsible for improvement of the cells renewal and maintaining elasticity.
This natural jelly is secreted by worker bees and has shown to have immune-modulating benefits (healing, moisturizing, and protective properties). The jelly is filled with B vitamins, protein, amino and fatty acids, and trace amounts of vitamins, minerals, and enzymes. Using royal jelly can improve the health and vitality of your skin.
Cucumbers are known to repair, brighten and tighten skin pores. Their high water content, antioxidants, and minerals like magnesium, potassium, and silica make cucumbers an essential part of skin care formulas. Ascorbic acid and caffeic acid present in cucumbers can bring down the water retention rate which in turn diminishes the swelling and puffiness around the eyes. This vegetable displays diuretic, cooling and cleansing effects, which are all beneficial for the skin.
Aloe vera or aloe barbadensis leaf extract is very beneficial to the skin and is recognized for its wound-healing and anti-inflammatory abilities. Rich in Vitamin E, it is a great moisturizer and enhances the appearance of dry, itchy or damaged skin by reducing flaking and restoring suppleness by soothing irritated skin. This extract smoothes away wrinkles and gives the skin a healthier and younger look.
Niacinamide is a potent cell-communicating ingredient that stimulates microcirculation in the dermis and offers multiple benefits for the skin. This ingredient improves skin's elasticity, enhances its barrier function, helps minimize discoloration and wrinkles, and revives skin's healthy tone and texture. Niacinamide has a reputation for being able to treat an uneven skin tone and to mitigate acne and breakouts.
This ingredient is a very powerful and skin friendly antioxidant. Vitamin E is classified as both an ester and heterocyclic compound and is recognized for many benefits to the skin mainly for reducing the formation of free radicals upon skin exposure to UVA rays and other sources of skin stress. This vitamin prevents the peroxidation of fats, a leading source of cell membrane damage in the body, protects the epidermis and reduces transepidermal water loss from skin and strengthens the skin's barrier function. It is an excellent moisturizer and contains powerful anti-inflammatory and wound-healing abilities to help prevent the signs of premature aging.
Commonly referred to as Horsetail, this herb has long been used by Native Americans to accelerate the body's healing processes. It is rich in silica and minerals that the body needs to rebuild tissue. This herbal extract also supports the build-up of calcium in the body, nourishing the skin, hair, bones and tissues. Horsetail also possesses antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties so when it is used topically, it helps in revitalization and gives a healthy glow to the skin.
Olive leaf and olive leaf extracts are recognized as anti-aging, immunostimulator, and antibiotic agents. The health benefits of this leaf include improved blood circulation, which helps eliminate toxin accumulations, contributing to the skin's healthy glow.
Cranberry fruit's natural components are responsible for this extract's antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. This ingredient is a source of polyphenol antioxidants and flavonoids, such as proanthocyanidins, flavonols, and anthocyanidins which can help stimulate the synthesis of collagen fibers to strengthen the skin.
Adansonia Digitata Seed Extract is an extract of the seeds of the Baobab tree. Baobab oil has a high essential fatty acid content including oleic, linoleic, and linolenic acids. These ingredients allow for easy absorption by the skin, leaving dry skin feeling softer and moisturized with a healthy glow.
This flower extract contains rutin, sophorin A, sophorin B, sophorin C, tannin and is a valuable hypotensive agent. This extract will provide moisturizing benefits to the skin as it facilitates absorption.
Fructan is a fructooligosaccharide that is said to boost skin immunity and help to build moisture. It is a plant sugar that has been studied for immunostimulator and anti-inflammatory effects, which helps the skin absorb vitamins and minerals.
Racinne's Ultimate Hydra Perfection skincare products are made from a powerful antioxidant formula based on highly refined grape callus extract, ginkgo biloba leaf extract, and other effective active ingredients, all of which help hydrate the skin for a youthful radiant glow.
Grape Callus Culture Extract has a strong antioxidant nature that helps to prevent oxidative damage and has also been shown to have wound-healing properties. It contains chemical constituents such as proanthocyanidins, polyphenols, flavonoids, and anthocyanins, which are all very potent antioxidants that contribute to reducing the negative effects of free-radical damage. Topical application of grape callus culture extract is proven to effectively stimulate the synthesis of healthy collagen and elastin for younger looking skin.
Peaches are a rich source of multivitamins and minerals. They contain vitamins such as A, C, E, and K, and host a multitude of beneficial minerals; calcium, potassium, copper, iron, magnesium, zinc, manganese and phosphorus. Certain nutrients act as tightening agents which help improve the appearance of wrinkles, while others promote the skin.s natural suppleness. Peaches are also a good source of proteins and antioxidants, which assist with skin tissue repair and regeneration. The antioxidants in peaches help wounds recover faster and prevent early signs of aging by minimizing oxygen free radicals.
Seaweed is packed with vitamins, minerals, trace elements, and amino acids that are essential in maintaining healthy and youthful skin. It helps to slow down the aging process of the skin while protecting it from harsh environmental elements, and contains beneficial fatty acids that help combat skin irritations. Fucus vesiculosus extract is filled with radical fighting phlorotannin antioxidants, bioactive polysaccharides, amino acids, and valuable vitamins and minerals. It protects against damaging free radicals and skin aging, reduces inflammation, helps to improve skin elasticity and provides hydration to the skin.
Lemongrass is an anti-microbial and anti-bacterial herb that helps limit bacterial or microbial growth on the skin. It also has antifungal properties, as well as astringent qualities that help minimize pores and tighten the skin, making it look and feel younger. Lemongrass is also effective in limiting oil secretion and firming the skin.
Maca root extract has been referred to as "The Peruvian Miracle Root," as it is rich in essential minerals, fatty acids and amino acids, and is revered for its broad spectrum of beneficial effects. It is used both as a "superfood" and medicinal plant. Its ability to stimulate fibroblasts helps nourish tired skin and recover its radiance, suppleness and vitality, and it can also increase collagen synthesis to improve the integrity of the skin's structural matrix.
The lotus is rife with compounds that benefit the skin, including antioxidants, flavonoids, fatty acids, proteins, vitamins, and minerals. Its anti-inflammatory properties can calm redness, swelling and outbreaks. This magnificent flower helps stimulate blood flow and cell regeneration for a healthy youthful look.
Cactus Flower Extract has a unique ability to prevent moisture loss, an essential quality for healthy skin. When applied within a skin care formula, cactus flower extract moisturizes and hydrates the skin while maintaining cell proliferation. Its antioxidants also help with fine lines and wrinkles of the skin. This ingredient acts as a barrier against premature aging of the skin.
Niacinamide is a potent cell-communicating ingredient that stimulates microcirculation in the dermis and offers multiple benefits for the skin. This ingredient improves skin.s elasticity, enhances its barrier function, helps minimize discoloration and wrinkles, and revives skin's healthy tone and texture. Niacinamide has a wide reputation for being able to treat an uneven skin tone and to mitigate acne and breakouts.
Rapeseed is a non-fragrant oil with moisturizing and antioxidant properties for the skin. It contains Vitamin E and is a rich source of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids which can help supplement the skin's intercellular matrix.
Derived from the bark of the black willow (Salix Nigra), this extract is rich in salicins (anti-inflammatory agents) and tannins (antioxidants). It is also known to have properties as an antiseptic, astringent, and pain-reliever. This extract has a demonstrated ability to increase the turnover rate of cells which can improve the overall appearance of the skin.
Ginkgo biloba leaf extract has potent antioxidant compounds and microcirculation-stimulating effect. Extracts from ginkgo leaves have also demonstrated anti-inflammatory properties and a natural antibacterial effect. Ginkgo's ability to protect against free radicals may help preserve skin firmness and elasticity.
This fruit is said to provide valuable nutrients and its plant extracts show antibacterial and hypotensive activity, which is beneficial to the skin's moisture barrier. It is commonly applied as a tonic.
This odorless natural plant oil is exceedingly stable because it is primarily composed of long chain fatty acids and has excellent oxidative stability. When applied to the skin, it forms a moisture barrier that helps the skin stay hydrated longer and fight visible signs of aging.
Mango butter is obtained from the fruit seed of the mango tree and is rich in oleic acid and stearic acid, both of which aid in improving elasticity. This ingredient has emollient properties, as well as wound healing and cell renewal abilities. It has a long history of use in tropical regions as a skin softener and for its ability to moisturize, protect, restore, and reduce the degeneration of skin cells.
This ingredient is a very powerful and skin-friendly antioxidant. Vitamin E is classified as both an ester and heterocyclic compound and is recognized for many benefits to the skin, mainly for reducing the formation of free radicals upon skin exposure to UVA rays and other sources of skin stress. This vitamin prevents the peroxidation of fats (a leading source of cell membrane damage in the body), protects the epidermis, reduces transepidermal water loss from skin, and strengthens the skin's barrier function. It is an excellent moisturizer and contains powerful anti-inflammatory and wound-healing abilities to help prevent the signs of premature aging.
Menthol has a cool soothing effect on the skin. It can help tighten pores for a smoother look.
Gamma-Poly-Glutamic Acid is a 100% natural biopolymer that is a remarkably potent hydrating compound. It represents a major breakthrough in the science of skincare. Originally discovered in marine jellyfish, Gama-Poly-Glutamic Acid, is derived from Nato beans, a Japanese soybean-based health food dating back more than 1000 years. This unique ingredient penetrates deep into the layers of the skin, forms a thin, smooth and moisturizing film on the skin which promote smoothness and elasticity.