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Skinimalism Microbiome Assist Lotion

Featured Ingredients:
Hydromanil™ H.GL, ALPAFLOR® ALP-SEBUM CB, Neossance® Squalane, and BEAUACTIVE®, Biosilica™, Arnica Oil

Skinimalism Microbiome Assist has been formulated with ingredients that support skin’s delicate microbiome. The combination of ingredients balance key skin biota while preventing biofilm formation to protect skin’s natural bacterial condition. Enhancing biota diversity while maintaining its stability along with helping to reduce excess oil production improves the overall appearance of skin. The addition of green chemistry and upcycled ingredients round out this formulation by reducing inflammation, minimizing visible pores and age spots, leaving clarified skin matte and with a powdery after-feel.

Trade Name Benefit in Formula
Hydromail™ H.GL.-M.S.
Provital
Captures, retains and assimilates water into the skin, immediately
and long-lastingly, while preventing biofilm formation to protect the
natural bacterial condition of the skin.
ALPAFLOR® ALP-SEBUM CB
DSM
An organic prebiotic that controls oily skin by moderating sebum
production while rebalancing skin biota to promote microbial
self-defense and reduce the risk of skin irritation.
Neossance® Squalane
Aprinnova
A lightweight, sustainably sourced emollient which supports a
healthy microbiome by increasing biota diversity while not disrupting
its stability. Additional anti-aging benefits provided as well.
BEAUACTIVE®
DSM
A highly pure, naturally derived ingredient that has a multi-target
mode of action to help correct both conspicuous facial pores and
age spots.
Biosilica™
Aprinnova
A plant-derived alternative to extractive silica produced via circular
manufacturing from discarded ashes providing slip, mattifying and
optical blurring properties.
Arnica Oil
Provital
A fatty oily extract from the Arnica Montana flower rich in sesquiterpene lactones and fatty acids providing anti-inflammatory and
anti-microbial activity.
PHASE A INCI NAME %W/W
 Deionized Water Water 79.10
Disodium EDTA Disodium EDTA 0.05
1Lecigel™ Sodium Acrylates Copolymer, Lecithin 1.20
PHASE B INCI NAME %W/W
2Neossance® Squalane Squalane 5.00
3Arnica Oil Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil, Arnica Montana Flower Extract 1.00
4BEAUACTIVE® Hydroxystearic Acid 1.00
PHASE C INCI NAME %W/W
2Biosilica™ Silica 3.00
PHASE D INCI NAME %W/W
4ALPAFLOR® ALP-SEBUM CB Glycerin, Water, Epilobium Fleischeri Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract 3.00
3Hydromanil™ H.GL-M.S Water, Glycerin, Hydrolyzed Caesalpina Spinosa Gum,
Caesalpinia Spinosa Gum
5.00
5Diocide Caprylyl Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Hexylene Glycol 1.00
PHASE E INCI NAME %W/W
1Lecigel™ Sodium Acrylates Copolymer, Lecithin 0.50
Fragrance (Parfum) Fragrance 0.15

OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS:
1. Premix Phase A until all Lecigel™ is completely dispersed and heat to 80-85°C.
2. Premix Phase B and heat to 80-85°C. Be sure all BEAUACTIVE® is melted and phase is uniform.
3. Slowly pour Phase B into Phase A and homogenize for 2 minutes at 50-60 Hz.
4. Add Phase C and homogenize for 30 minutes at 50-60 Hz, ensuring all powder is uniformly dispersed.
5. Cool batch with gentle sweep mixing.
6. Add Phase D at 35-40°C. Mix until uniform.
7. Add Phase E and mix for 1 hour or until all powder is completely dispersed and batch is uniform.
8. Add fragrance at 25°C and mix until uniform.

1Manufactured by Lucas Meyer Cosmetics Canada
2Manufactured by Aprinnova, LLC: Exclusive USA and Canadian Distributor: Centerchem LLC.
3Manufactured by Provital, Exclusive North American Distributor: Centerchem LLC.
4Manufactured by DSM Nutritional Products, Ltd., North American Distributor: Centerchem LLC.
5Manufactured by Centerchem LLC.

This information and all further technical advice is based on our present knowledge and experience. However, it implies no liability, or other legal responsibility on our part, including with regard to existing third party intellectual property rights, especially patent rights. In particular, no warranty, whether express or implied, or guarantee of product properties in the legal sense is intended or implied. We reserve the right to make any changes according to technological progress or further developments.

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