Skincare Ingredient List P - Z


Peptides are amino acids and the building blocks of proteins like collagen and elastin. As you age, collagen and elastin levels decrease and lead to wrinkles. Using a moisturizer or serum that contains peptides can help slow the process of collagen and elastin loss, particularly in your face. Peptides (1) Firming (2) Soothing (3) Anti-inflammatory (4) Hydrating (5) Elasticity boosting (6) Skin brightening.

BNY Cosmetics containing Peptides: Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Breast Firming Cream.
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A synthetic derivative of Vitamin A, Retinol is considered the platinum of skin care ingredients. Retinol helps to alter aged skin cells in a manner that provides skin a more youthful appearance. Retinol (1) Enhances collagen production (2) Accelerates skin renewal (3) Prevents wrinkles and fine lines (4) Exfoliates at the cell level helping to brighten skin (5) Helps to fade dark spots, sun spots and complexion issues caused by age.

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Safflower Seed Oil

Safflower Seed Oil, known as Carthamus tinctorius, is a botanical that has been used in cosmetics since the late 1800's. The oil from the Safflower Seed is high in Vitamin E and omega-6 fatty acids. Both elements have anti-oxidant properties helping to reduce cell damage. Safflower Seed Oil (1) High concentration of Vitamin E (2) Anti-oxidant (3) Protects skin (4) Reduces rough skin and age spots (4) Reduces fine lines and wrinkles (5) Wound repair properties (6) Contains compounds with analgesic properties (7) Hydrating.

BNY Cosmetics containing Safflower Seed Oil: Foundation Primer, Sensitive Skin Cleanser, Age Defying Cleanser.


Sage is a herb that is rich in calcium and Vitamin A. Vitamin A helps with cell regeneration delaying the aging process. Sage stimulates blood circulation and helps to improve skins appearance. Sage (1) Improves acne (2) Relieves symptoms of eczema and psoriasis, (3) Has astringent properties (4) Soothing and refreshing as a toner ingredient (5) Increases blood circulation.

BNY Cosmetics containing Sage: Age Defying Cleanser.

Shea Butter

Shea Butter is the extract from the nuts of a Shea tree. It has high concentrations of fatty acids and vitamins. It is primarily used in skincare to help heal and soothe skin. Shea Butter (1) Packed with nutrients (2) Anti-inflammatory (3) Promotes healing (4) Effective against acne (5) Emollient properties (6) Anti-aging properties including collagen promotion.

BNY Cosmetics containing Shea Butter: Age Defying Cleanser, Foundation in a Stick, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream.

Sunflower Seed Oil

Sunflower Seed Oil is rich in Vitamin E, Zinc and other nutrients that help combat oxidative stressors. Sunflower Seed Oil (1) Improves acne (2) Anti-inflammatory (3) Reduces redness and irritation (4) Emollient properties (5) Moisturizing and hydrating (6) Restrains production of melanin for a brightening effect (7) Rich in protective fatty acids.

BNY Cosmetics containing Shea Butter: Age Defying Cleanser, Foundation in a Stick, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream.

Sweet Almond Oil

The nutrients in Almonds is many. Extracted as Sweet Almond Oil means it can be used as a skincare ingredient to benefit your skin. Sweet Almond Oil contains Vitamin A, Vitamin E, Omega-3 fatty acids and Zinc, which are powerful nutrients for your skin. Sweet Almond Oil (1) Stimulates production of new skin cells (2) Smoothes fine lines (3) Antioxidant properties (4) Reduce UV damage to skin (5) Help prevent premature aging (6) Promotes healing of acne and scars.

BNY Cosmetics containing Sweet Almond Oil: Age Defying Cleanser.

Vitamin A

Vitamin A, a retinoid, is an essential nutrient for our body and helps to support immune function and reproductive health. as a skincare product, Vitamin A has many benefits. Vitamin A (1) Stimulates production of new skin cells (2) High anti-oxidant (3) Speeds up healing (4) Assists in reprogramming cells (5) Improves problematic skin (6) Normalizes pigmentation (7) Promotes collagen stimulation (8) Supports immune system.

BNY Cosmetics containing Vitamin A: Vitamin K Cream, Radiance Facial Toner with Vitamin C, Foundation in a Stick, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Miracle Eyes Age Defying FormulaGreen Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Serum, Age Defying Cleanser, Breast Firming Cream, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Foundation Primer, Sensitive Skin Cleanser, Aloe Facial Toner, Perfect Finish Setting Spray, Tinted Moisturizer, Foundation with Aloe, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream.

Vitamin C

Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is found in many citrus fruits and vegetables. Your body needs to consume Vitamin C products as it does not make Vitamin C on its own. The benefits of Vitamin C are numerous, it may be the #2 ingredient after Aloe Vera for popularity in skincare ingredients. Vitamin C (1) Anti-oxidant (2) Skin healing properties (3) Skin protecting properties (4) Accelerates collagen and elastin production (5) Help keep skin plump and firm (6) Prevents premature aging (7) Inhibits melanin production helping with dark spots and skin discolorations (8) Penetrates skin barrier well.

BNY Cosmetics containing Vitamin C: Radiance Facial Toner with Vitamin C, Vitamin K Cream, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, Tinted Moisturizer, DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream.

Vitamin E

Vitamin E is a fat-soluble essential nutrient found in nuts and seeds like almond, sunflower and safflower. Vitamin E helps to support your immune system, cell function and skin health. Vitamin E (1) Antioxidant properties (2) Reduces UV damage to skin (3) Improves circulation (4) Moisturizing.

BNY Cosmetics containing Vitamin E: Vitamin K Cream, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Cream Correctors, Two Way Foundation Compact, Foundation in a Stick, Miracle Eyes Age Defying FormulaAge Defying Cleanser, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Serum, Foundation Primer, DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Tinted Moisturizer, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream.

Vitamin K

Vitamin K is another essential nutrient important for blood clotting, healthy bones, and regulating calcium levels. As a skincare product, Vitamin K helps to reduce bruising, dark circles, and improve cell wall function of small capillaries and veins. Vitamin K creams are often used after surgery to promote healing and reduce scaring. Vitamin K (1) Helps with blood clotting and varicose veins (2) Supports collagen and elastin (3) Improves elasticity (4) Improves stretch marks and rosacea (5) Can reduce puffiness and dark circles.

BNY Cosmetics containing Vitamin K: Vitamin K Cream, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula.

Yucca Vera Extract

Yucca Vera Extract comes from Yucca plant leaves and roots. The Yucca plant is found in Mexico and parts of the United States. As a skincare ingredient, Yucca Vera Extract has several uses, mainly to treat inflammation. Yucca Vera Extract (1) Skin-soothing benefits (2) Antioxidant properties (3) Aids in cellular regeneration (4) Cleansing abilities.

BNY Cosmetics containing Yucca Vera Extract: Age Defying Cleanser.

Willow Bark Extract

Willow Bark extract contains salicin, tannins, flavonoids, polyphenols, vitamins and minerals making this extract great for the skin. Black Willow Bark Extract (1) Exfoliating (2) Anti-inflammatory (3) Reduces irritation and redness (4) Helps control acne (5) Refines and reduce pore size (5) Anti-aging benefits.

BNY Cosmetics containing Black Willow Bark Extract: DMAE Anti-Oxidant Cream, Neck, Chest & Décolleté Cream, Skin Firming "Face Lift in a Jar", Vitamin K Cream, Green Tea Rejuvenating Cream, Miracle Eyes Age Defying Formula, Breast Firming Cream, Idebenone Anti-Aging Cream, Foaming Facial Cleanser, Perfect Pores Cleanser with Acne Control. Read More

Witch Hazel

Witch Hazel is a plant with many medicinal properties. Native to North America, it has been used in skincare to help relieve inflammation, tighten skin pores, reduce razor burn bumps and help reduce acne. Witch Hazel is rich in tannins, a plant compound with anti-oxidative properties. Witch Hazel (1) Helps prevent inflammation (2) Soothes inflammation (3) Promotes healing (4) Reduces sebum production (5) Reduces skin redness and irritation (6) Acts as an astringent to help shrink pores (7) Reduces acne causing bacteria.

BNY Cosmetics containing Witch Hazel: Foaming Facial Cleanser.