Ingredient glossary

Nature ingredient

Our wonderful products are a unique combination of different ingredients taken directly from nature. If you want to learn how they work, then read our glossary.
Here you can find information to ingredients used in Spilanthox therapy.

Para cress (Acmella Oleracea, also known as “herbal Botox”), contains the ingredient Spilanthol. It acts as a natural anesthetic (an effect similar to that of Botox) and immediately smooths expression lines by minimizing facial muscle contractions through „numbing“. (The contractions create wrinkles.) Long-term use reduces wrinkles. Proven effectiveness in numerous studies.

A fundamental ingredient for the visible and rapid reduction of facial wrinkles.

Reduces the intensity of muscle contractions by immediately relaxing the muscles.

Perfect for smoothing out crow’s feet, lines on the forehead or around the mouth, slows down the aging process naturally.

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Organic alcohol (refines pores, keeps active ingredients in the skin and prevents it from dehydration). Essential solvent for active ingredients complexes, works astringent, refines pores.

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Die Echte Aloe gehört zu den Sukkulenten und wird heute weltweit kultiviert. Aloe spricht man eine optimale feuchtigkeitsspende Funktion zu. Durch den Einsatz in der Creme wird die Haut mit Vitaminen versorgt. So dienen die enthaltenen Vitamine C und E der Haut beispielsweise als Radikalfänger. Reines Aloe-Gel wirkt nachweislich juckreizmindernd, kühlend, entzündungshemmend und feuchtigkeitsbewahrend. Erwähnenswert ist die antioxidative Wirkung der Echten Aloe. Das Blattgel hemmt Stoffe, die bei der Entstehung von Gewebedefekten eine Rolle spielen und stimuliert nachweislich die Collagenproduktion durch Stimulation der Makrophagen und Fibroplasten.

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Das enthaltene Distelöl zeichnet sich durch seinen hohen Linolsäre-Gehalt aus. Es handelt sich dabei um ein leichtes, nicht fettendes Öl.

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Protects the skin by creating a protective film and provides a special protection for dry and irritated skin. Protects the skin from dehydration.

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Orange oil works as an astringent (tightens and makes pores smaller) and strengthens the skin. Smells wonderfully of orange. Stimulates the limbic system in the brain and releases hormones responsible for the feeling of well-being.

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Das Kaffeepulver sorgt für einen sanften Peelingeffekt. Außerdem hilft Koffein die Haut zu straffen, die Durchblutung zu fördern und Schwellungen zu mindern.

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Koffein ist nicht nur in Form der bekannten Tasse Kaffee ein Wachmacher, sondern auch in Form von Kosmetik-Produkten. Koffein hilft die Haut zu straffen und hilft die Durchblutung zu fördern dazu ist Koffein-Kosmetik ein gute Laune Macher, steigert das Wohlbefinden und sorgt für frische Energie.

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Grapefruit oil works as an astringent (tightens and makes pores smaller) and strengthens the skin. Smells wonderfully of grapefruit. According to studies, women look 5 years younger than their counterparts when they smell of grapefruit.

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Mild tensid (plant-based), very effective cleanser and very foamy. Also suitable for cleansing sensitive skin. It is taken from plant oils and is biodegradable.

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Sunflower oil is rich in linoleic acids and unsaturated fatty acids. Alpha-Tocopherol protects cells, is an anti-oxidant, and is also very good for the skin. The oil penetrates the skin and leaves it feeling good.

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Has a natural, gentle enzymatic peeling effect and plumps up the skin. Rich in organically available ingredients such as lactic, apple and vinegar acid; which also work as enzymatic peeling. Contains 6 of 8 essential amino acids (proteins), which capture free radicals and retain moisture in the skin. Vitamins such as Vitamin B5 and pantothenic acid relax the skin and support its regeneration. Vitamin B3 stabilizes the skin barrier and supports the reduction of wrinkles. Biotin, as well as other minerals and trace elements complement the effects of fermented rye extract.

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Olive oil smooths the skin and makes it supple. Even dry and scaly skin will become soft and nourished. It is anti-inflammatory and supports blood flow. Rich in oil acids, it moisturizes and protects the skin.

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Olive oil penetrates through deep layers of skin and at 90% very rich in simple and complex unsaturated fatty acids. Vitamin E from almond oil protect against free radicals and premature aging of the skin. Maintains moisture in the skin. Long-term use can build up immunity against infections. Easily absorbed by the skin.
Secondary vitamins from the Vitamin B family are also active. They support the absorption of other vitamins, so that their effectiveness is enhanced.
Olive oil contains a range of minerals, including calcium, magnesium and potassium. These also all have their functions, including the stabilization of cell walls, smoothing the complexion and keeping minor infections in check.

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Peelingkörner
Die Aprikosen-Peelingkörner werden aus der Schale des Aprikosenkerns gewonnen. Der Aprikosenbaum stammt vermutlich ursprünglich aus China und gelangte zur Römerzeit nach Italien. Heute wird er im Mittelmeerraum, in der Türkei, in Osteuropa sowie in den USA, Kanada, Südafrika, Australien und Neuseeland kultiviert.

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Langkettige Hyaluronsäure
Bindet sehr gut die Feuchtigkeit. Langkettige Hyaluronsäure dringt nur in die oberste
Hautschicht und bildet einen elastischen Film auf der Haut, der die Feuchtigkeit in der Haut bewahrt und sie so glatter und praller wirken lässt.

Kurzkettige Hyaluronsäure
Exzellenter Feuchtigkeitsbinder, der aufgrund seiner geringen Größe (Molekulardichte) in die Haut eindringt und für eine optimale Durchfeuchtung sorgt, Feuchtigkeit bindet, somit die Elastizität der Haut verbessert und von innen aufpolstert.
Weiterhin ist Hyaluron ein Radikalfänger und schützt die Haut vor schädlichen Umwelteinflüssen.

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Long-chain hyaluronic acid
Binds moisture excellent in the skin. Long-chain hyaluronic acid penetrates only into the upper layer of skin and builds an elastic film which helps keep in moisture and supports the skin look fuller and smoother.

Short-chain hyaluronic acid
Excellent moisturizer; due to its small size (molecular weight), it penetrates the skin well and provides an optimal moisturizing, retains moisture, improves the elasticity of the skin and plumps it up.

Hyaluronic acids also capture free radicals and protect the skin from (environmental) aggressors.

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Herbal-based extract from the para cress. Reduces wrinkle depth, smooths expression lines and acts as a local anesthetic. Collects in the skin; vanishes slowly after product disuse. By preventing muscle contractions in the face it slows skin aging. A beautiful, natural result, that doesn‘t feel like a mask.

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Phyto-squalan provides a silky feeling and is absorbed well by the skin. Taken from plants, Squalan replenishes lipids well. It protects the skin from moisture loss and prevents oxidation of skin lipids.

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Vitamin E is not naturally produced by the body and works as an anti-oxidant that neutralizes free radicals and thereby protect skin cells. Vitamin E helps tighten the skin, gives it a fresh and young complexion, and increases collagen in the skin. Small wounds heal quicker, as new cells can develop without being attacked by free radicals. Vitamin E contributes to improved skin complexion, increases moisture and has very strong anti-aging properties.

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Regenerates the skin and protects against premature aging of the skin through anti-oxidant effect. The skin becomes more elastic due to the creation of collagen. Vitamin C is essential for the creation of collagen. Provides a fresh look.

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Rich on polyphenols and tocopherol (Vitamin E), it has an excellent anti-oxidant effect, protects cells and thereby premature aging of the skin. Grapeseed oil is easily absorbed by the skin and makes it silky smooth and supple. The oil works against the development of calloused skin by regulating the production of the cebaceous glands. Grapeseed oil is easily absorbed by the skin without leaving an oily film. Grapeseed oil is generally suitable for all skin types. Especially good for impure, mature and dry skin.

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