Protective Algae Facial OilRegular price £63.00
Encompassing the science of plants and sustainable practices in this multi-targeted protective facial oil supercharged with eco-certified algae complex, marine actives and advanced botanicals* - carefully selected for skin exposed to stress, pollution, UV irradiation, extreme atmospheric conditions and sleep deprivation.
This quickly absorbing, antioxidant-rich oil-serum features five types of perfectly balanced micro and macro algae, clinically tested to help to stimulate natural skin’s defense mechanisms, boost moisture and support skin resilience.
Rich in super-potent organic cardamom and amaranth extracts*, this velvety-textured, power oil forms a natural film on the skin, designed to act as a protective shield, to leave your skin feeling reinforced, soothed and radiant.
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*nutrient-dense, active botanical extracts from amaranth, chia, pomegranate, cardamom and rosemary seeds obtained with environmentally-friendly supercritical fluid extraction with natural carbon dioxide (CO₂)
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- By choosing this Protective Facial Oil you help to support marine ecosystems. Oio Lab donates 1% of sales to the MARE Foundation.
- Formulated with extracts from microalgae - well-researched marine actives designed to help to replenish skin’s natural protective barrier and support skin resilience.
- A non-compromising solution for all skin types, especially thin, irritated, exposed to sunlight and extreme atmospheric conditions.
- Rich in organic botanical extracts from amaranth, chia, pomegranate, cardamom and rosemary seeds obtained with environmentally-friendly supercritical fluid extraction with natural carbon dioxide (CO2).
- Natural aromatherapeutic boosters provide a calming aroma, leaving you feeling relaxed and restored.
- 100% ingredients of natural origin.
- 100% vegan, cruelty-free, PETA certified formula.
- 96% of respondents declare an improvement in moisturise levels*.
- A strong antioxidant, in the form of astaxanthin, gives an orange-golden colour to this oil and helps to naturally prolong its freshness.
- Efficient formula that lasts for 90 days if 5 drops are used twice a day.
* based on a study conducted on 25 consumers aged 21-66 for 4 weeks.
Stored in violet glass to preserve the vitality of the precious ingredients.
Organic Pomegranate Seed CO₂ extract – produced by supercritical fluid extraction with natural carbon dioxide – a 100% natural and ecological method that allows to obtain plant extracts of the highest purity – while maintaining the full potency of active substances naturally present in pomegranate seeds. In Oio Lab Treatment the extract is used to boost the skin regeneration processes, stimulate self-repairing and soothing mechanisms. The fruit comes from organic farming and the seeds are dried before extraction. Certified as compliant with COSMOS organic standard. Organic inspection control number: DE-ÖKO-013.
Synergistic complex of extracts from the green microalga Nannochloropsis oculata and the red macroalga Porphyra Umbilicalis – extracted from algae rich in omega-3 fatty acids. Due to its balanced profile rich in unsaturated fatty acids and phytosterols this algae extract helps to nourish the skin, re-equilibrate lipid deficient complexion and replenish skin’s natural protective barrier - restoring its suppleness and elasticity. As a result, the skin can naturally defend itself against dryness. Algae complex reduces trans epidermal water loss (TEWL) and reinforces the skin. Certified as compliant with COSMOS and ECOCERT standards.
Organic Amaranth Seed Seed CO₂ extract – obtained with supercritical carbon dioxide. Amaranth seed oil has a high concentration of squalene, a poly-unsaturated triterpene hydrocarbon and phytosterols. Forms a natural protective barrier and prevents the skin from drying out. It is a potent antioxidant that can prevent UVA-induced oxidative damage to the skin. It is a nutrient-dense revitalising and smoothing ingredient. Phytosterols stimulate the collagen synthesis and help to protect the skin against harmful environmental stress. Especially beneficial for dry, sensitive and atopic skin. Contributes to healthy cell membranes. Amaranth seed oil has calming and anti-inflammatory properties. Certified as compliant with COSMOS organic standard. Organic inspection control number: DE-ÖKO-013.
Green microalgae Dunaliella Salina and Haematococcus Pluvialis extract – an innovative, natural combination of Pongamia glabra seed oil and two microalgal extracts rich in carotenoids. This combination brings a superior and efficient protection against damaging effects of sun exposure. The ingredient strengthens the skin’s defense mechanisms and provides reinforced protection against both UVA and UVB radiation. It minimises redness, soothes sunburns and protects the skin against photo-oxidative damage. Certified as compliant with COSMOS and ECOCERT standard.
Organic Chia Seed (Spanish Sage) CO₂ extract – extracted with supercritical carbon dioxide. Contains a high concentration of alpha linolenic acid. Moisturises the skin and prevents it from drying and scaling. At Oio Lab treatment used to boost the anti-ageing properties. Certified as compliant with COSMOS organic standard. Organic inspection control number: DE-ÖKO-013.
Organic Cardamom CO₂ extract – nutrient-dense extract from natural farming. It has a spicy fragrance and relaxing effect on the senses. The extract makes the skin soft and velvety. Organic inspection control number: DE-ÖKO-013. Ocea Defence® – an active ingredient obtained from brown macroalga. It strengthens sensitive skin tolerance to environmental factors such as oxidative stress, pollution and UV radiation. The algae reduces the skin’s redness caused by the UV radiation. Certified as compliant with COSMOS and ECOCERT standard.
ECOCERT certified Squalane –derived from sugarcane obtained in a sustainable way from renewable sources. Saturated and stable hydrocarbon that is naturally found in the skin. A potent hydrator with clinically proven abilities to increase skin firmness and reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Supports the regeneration process of micro damages and increases the transport of active ingredients deeper into the skin.
Astaxanthin – obtained with supercritical carbon dioxide. An antioxidant that is multiple times stronger than all other known to science antioxidants. It is extracted from Haematococcus pluvialis algae. It gives the serum an orange color. Reduces fine lines and wrinkles and increases skin moisture levels. Improves skin elasticity and prevents sagging. Used to prevent photo-ageing of skin and minimise UV damage. Improves skin conditions in all layers of the skin.
Tocopherol non-GMO – vitamin E obtained from a non-GMO plant raw material. A natural antioxidant that protects the potency of our precious oils and extracts. Certified as compliant with ECOCERT standard.
Brown microalga Laminaria Ochroleuca extract – an ingredient obtained from algae rich in alginic acid. This marine extract is designed to strengthen and protect sensitive skin. It stimulates natural defense mechanisms that support skin resilience - making it less susceptible to the negative effects of external factors like oxidative stress, UV radiation, and infections. Clinical tested to help to reduce skin redness. Certified as compliant with COSMOS and ECOCERT standard.
INGREDIENTS: Amaranthus Caudatus Seed Extract*, Salvia Hispanica Seed Extract*, Punica Granatum Seed Extract*, Squalane, Pongamia Glabra Seed Oil, Silybum Marianum Seed Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglycerides, Elettaria Cardamomum Fruit Extract*, Laminaria Ochroleuca Extract, Nannochloropsis Oculata Extract, Porphyra Umbilicalis Extract, Dunaliella Salina Extract, Haematococcus Pluvialis Extract, Tocopherol, Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil, Olea Europaea Fruit Oil, Astaxanthin, Rosmarinus Officinalis Leaf Extract*, Linalool^, Limonene^, Geraniol^, Citral^. *ingredients with organic certification
^natural cardamom extract content.
Morning and night, place 4-5 drops into the palms. Massage gently upwards and outwards starting from the centre of the face, focusing on parts exposed to sun or environmental exposure. Add a few drops of the facial oil to serum, cream or foundation to enhance its protective properties.
*For best results, use as as a second step in your skincare routine, after applying products of a gel consistency like Multi-Dimensional Hydrating Facial Serum AQUASPHERE or Pro-Repair Anti Blue-Light Facial Serum THE E-SERUM by Oio Lab.
**We are efficient. With the support from our Laboratory, we have calculated that Algaemania Facial Oil lasts for 90 days if you use 5 drops, every morning and evening.