Drench your skin with bio active nutrients. Rosehip, horsetail, chamomile and violet are blended in precise proportion to achieve a smooth and clear complexion. A daily dosage of Vitamins A, B, C, and Co Enzyme Q10 heals and protects the skin from stresses of everyday life. Don’t forget, serum application is the most important step in preventing pre-mature aging and maintaining a masculine, age-defiant complexion.
Product size: 30 ml / 1.014 fl. oz.
Pump a pea size amount of serum into the palm of your hand and massage into face and neck. The skin may feel slightly tacky to the touch for 20 seconds until all bionutrients are fully absorbed. Remember, a little goes a long way with OM4’s potent bioactive serums.
Vitamin B - penetrates the lower epidermis to deeply moisturize, improve texture and treat the skin.
Stay C 50 - increases collagen production, reduces fine lines and protects against UVA/UVB damage.
CoQ10 - nature’s immune booster. Protects againt environmental damage and premature aging.
Omega 3 Proprietary Antioxidant Blend - Increases cellular energy and repair, and softens the skin. ORAC value 12,000 units/gram
Organic Herbal Infusion of Organic Equisetum Arvense (Horsetail) Horsetail - high in silica, an essential building block of the skin matrix. Horsetail nourishes, calms and tones the epidermis. Especially beneficial for devitalized and fatigued skin.
, Organic Viola Tricolor (Violet) Violet - antisceptic, anti-inflammatory, anti-micribial, antioxidant rich in Vitamins A and D. Helpful in the clearing of minor skin imperfections.
, Organic Taraxacum Officinale (Dandelion) Dandelion - the enemy of suburban lawns, happens to be a very nutritious food source and has been used for medicinal purposes since the 10th century. The leaves contain significant levels of vitamins A, C, D, and B complex as well as iron, magnesium, zinc potassium, manganese, copper, chlorine, calcium, boron, and silicon. The substances eudesmanolide and germacranolide are the active constituents in dandelion and are unique to this plant. These are all highly revered antioxidants prevent the degeneration of skin cells and DNA. The bitter atringent properties as especially effective on oily skin, and the treatment and prevention of acne.
, Organic Echinacea Purpurea (Echinacea) Echinacea - previously used primarily in the treatment and prevention of the common cold, the purple coneflower (Echinacea) has historically been one of the Native American’s most important medicinal plants. Echinacea prevents the formation of hyaluronidase--an enzyme that destroys the cell walls that guard against the penetration of bacteria and viruses. Its nutirent rich, antibacterial properties are pariculary effective on the treatment of oily skin related conditions, including, blemish and blackhead prevention, inflammation and acne.
, Organic Salix Alba (Willow Bark/Salicylic Acid), Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree), Organic Matricaria Recutita (Chamomile), Structured Micro-Crystallized Aqua (Water) Water - unique dual process water technology for purifying and organizing water molecules into hexagonally structured, crystalline forms that deeply penetrate and hydrate at a cellular level. Step one purifies the water via reverse osmosis. Step two involves magnetically creating a powerful and visible vortex which increases the oxygen content of the water by up to 30%. Oxygenated water enters the cells via molecular transfer and brings with it a unique bioavailable mineral core of tourmaline, coral calcium, zinc, lithium, and a host of other beneficial minerals which nourish the skin.
, Organic Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice (Aloe Vera) Aloe Vera - succulent perennial related to the lily family. Botanical moisturizer, skin protectant and humectant. Native to Africa and used medicinally for thousands of years, aloe is high in amino acids and polysaccharides and is especially beneficial for calming and healing distressed skin and abrasions.
, Hyaluronic Acid Hyaluronic Acid - exists naturally in the extracellular matrix of human tissue. Topically applied, Hyaluronic Acid penetrates the dermis and forms an air permeable barrier, boosting elasticity and skin hydration from the inside out. Hyaluronic Acid balances seasonal variation in temperature and humidity due to its unique ability to maintain more than 1000 times its weight in water and regulate moisture absorption based on the relative humidity in the air. Also protects the epidermis by scavenging reactive oxygen species generated by ultra violet light a leading cause of sun spots. Extracted from 100% vegan sources.
, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Witch Hazel - used medicinally throughout history, leaves and bark of the North American Witch-hazel shrub are best used a an aftershave and astringent. Beneficial for minimizing blemishes and reducing large pores. Effective for both oily and dry mature skin, and is commonly found products for anti-aging and acne-prone skin.
, Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM) MSM - Methylsulfonylmethane has been present in the oceans, soil, and atmosphere of the earth since the beginning of time. There is little that MSM does not benefit in a carbon-based world. MSM is a naturally occurring, organically bound dietary sulfur that participates in every function of the human body. MSM facilitates the exchange of oxygen, carbon dioxide, and nutrients, which greatly promote the healing and renewal of skin and connective tissue. Sulfur is a completely bio-available compound needed for enzyme activity, hormone balance, and function of the immune system. MSM is a central component of collagen, and assists in the prevention of inflammation and in the youth-revealing skin repair.
, Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate (Vitamin C) Vitamin C - OM4 vitamin C formulations are superior to most of the C products on the market, today, as a result of our use of a uniquely stabilized ingredient called Stay C 50. Stay C 50 is a water soluble salt form of Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate, which is easily bioconverted to Vitamin C by skin enzyemes. A comprehensive Vitamin C program can help prevent photoaging and the onset of more serious skin conditions - pigmentation, the formation of fine lines and wrinkles, and in extreme cases, skin cancer. Sunscreens are also important, but cannot do it alone. Topical Vitamin C provides up to eight times the skin’s natural protection from UV damage. It is important to remember that Vitamin C cannot be stored in the body, and must be reintroduced on a daily basis. An ample doseage of Stay C 50 is suspended in our OM4 serums to deeply penetrate the empidemis, feed and nourish at a cellular level and protect against oxidative damage--loss of texture, elasticity and the natural glow of healthy skin.
, Panthenol (Vitamin B5) Vitamin B5 - non-irritating form of Vitamin B which is absorbed deeply, adding essential moisture and providing a desirable plumping effect. Panthenol has been effectively used to treat sunburns, irritations, dryness and other minor skin conditions. This non-toxic vitamin helps to diminish wrinkles by infusing moisture into the deepest layers of the skin.
, Carrageenan (Red Seaweed Thickener), Xanthan Gum Xanthan Gum - a thickener, emulsifier and stabilizer, xanthan gum is a natural polysaccharide produced from the fermentation of corn sugar.
, Lavandula Augustifolia (Lavender Essential Oil) Lavender Essential Oil - widely known for its calming, balancing and stress-relieving aromatherapy effects, lavender's fresh, clean scent has made it a worldwide favorite. Lavender promotes healing, and prevents scarring by stimulating cellular regeneration, improving circulation and positively affecting oily and belmished skin.
, Eucalyptus Globulus (Eucalyptus Essential Oil) Eucalyptus Essential Oil - stimulating, highly effective antiseptic oil valued for its acutely masculine fragrance. Well suited for treating oily skin related conditions.
, CoQ10, Organic Rosa Canina (Rosehip Seed Oil), Omega 3 Anti-Oxidant Blend Omega 3 Anti-Oxidant Blend - one of OM4's signature ingredients makes its way from down under to our labs. The world's most concentrated source of all-natural omega-3s, the oil of the New Zealand Greenlip Mussel, is combined with New Zealand sauvignon blanc grape seed husk extract to create an unsurpassed antioxidant, anti-inflammatory serum ingredient. The grapes are grown on the South Island of New Zealand where the unique atmospheric conditions cause the seed husk to have greater levels of super antioxidant OPC (oligomeric procyanidin compounds) than any known fruit or berry, and are free from genetically modified material, heavy metals, arsenic, toxins, and pesticides. Atioxidant potentcy is commonly registerd on the ORAC (Oxygen Radical Absorption Capacity) index. THe OM4 sauvignon blanc grapeseed extract rates 12,000 units/gram. To provide persepctive, other highly effective and well-known superfruits have the following ORAC ratings: - Acai Berry at 3,800 units/gram - Mangosteen at 3,120 units/gram - Goji Berry at 253 units/gram, and - Pomegranate at 105 units/gram Inflammation is a primary cause of skin degredation and the accleration of the aging process. In terms of the anti-inflammatory potency of greenlip mussels consider the following comparison: - Greenlip Mussel Oil 79.0 Potency - Fish Oil 0.50 Potency - Salmon Oil 0.32 Potency - Evening Primrose Oil 0.25 Potency - Flax Oil 0.2 Potency Studies: studies have linked the omega-3 in greenlip mussels to measurable health benefits, including a study at the University of California which linked these omega-3 to reduced arthritic symptoms. (See Allerg Immunol (Paris), Sept. 2000;32(7):272-8). A 2003 study at the Yonsei Medical Clinic validated the clinical effectiveness of greenlip mussel extract given to patients with osteoarthritis. (See Allerg Immunol (Paris). June 2003;35(6):212-6.)
, Organic Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba Oil) Jojoba Oil - mimics the skin's natural sebum for superior uptake and absorption. Heals and moisturizes. Naturally high in Vitamin E.
, Retinyl Palmitate (Vitamin A) Vitamin A - potent skin renewal agent. Improves skin texture and smoothes fine lines. Used to increase collagen production and fight wrinkles. May also be useful in the treatment of acne.
, Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E) Vitamin E - anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, emollient. High in linoleic acid at 71%. Naturally preserves cosmetics and it acts as an anti-oxidant in creams and lotions. Accelerates the healing of burns and scars.
, Ethylhexyl Glycerin Ethylhexyl Glycerin - a natural and gentle Whole Foods Premium Standard approved preservative derived from glycerin. Ethylhexyl Glycerin is sometimes used in combination with phenoxyethanol. Used in quantities of less than 1% to augment our natural preservation system - Vitamin E, Co Q 10, Rosemary, and Green Tea. Protects against microbial growth, product crosscontaminiation and ensures a minimum shelf life of 18 months.