A derivative of brown seaweed extract, alginate is an excellent carrier for antioxidants and other anti-aging ingredients, and offers an excellent skin feel. It softens, hydrates and soothes skin, leaving it feeling silky and soft.
BROWN SEAWEED/KELP EXTRACT
High in iodine, fucoidan, fucoxanthin and polysaccharides, brown seaweed extract can slow down cellular aging, promote a healthy glow and alleviate chronic dermal conditions in addition to aiding in healthy weight loss, increase of energy levels, protection of cells from cancer and improvement of skin conditions.
BUTTERFLY PEA FLOWER
A traditional Ayurveda herb and natural colorant with superb benefits to the reproductive system. Like green tea, butterfly pea flower tea is full of potent antioxidants, and has even been studied for its ability to help protect the skin against premature aging. It fights against glycation, which is protein damage caused by an influx of sugar molecules.
Chlorella is an algae that packs a big nutrient punch, as a good source of diverse marine vitamins, ocean minerals and antioxidants. Emerging research shows that it could help remove toxins from our bodies and improve cholesterol and blood sugar levels, among other health benefits.
Coconut flour contains a number of enzymes, proteins and amino acids, including citric acid, which aids in lightening the skin, breaking down oils and skin debris, and encouraging skin renewal. It is also rich in anti-oxidants, including vitamin C.
Diatomaceous earth is a soft, crumbly, porous sedimentary deposit formed from the fossil remains of diatoms. The silica found in diatomaceous earth is important for the production and maintenance of collagen, healthy skin, and strong hair—among other benefits. Smoothes the skin as it removes dead skin cells polluted by toxins.
JUGYEOM 9x ROASTED BAMBOO SALT
Jugyeom is a 2,000-year-old traditional energy medicine developed by Korean monks. It is made by firing Korean sea salt in bamboo stalks and volcanic clay nine times at 1,300 °F. This process renders it a negative ion with infrared properties, and turns it a violet color. Jugyeom is believed to contain the elements earth, water, fire, metal, wood and water. It contains less sodium that typical salts,is higher in trace mineral content, and is used in traditional medicine to improve mouth health and brain function, and to eradicate modern diseases from the body.
Gently cleanses and pulls impurities from the pores without causing redness. Kaolin absorbs excess oils and with consistent use it can help balance skin’s oil production. Exfoliates, stimulates, detoxes and improves cellular activity.
This Ojai natural mineral spring water is hand harvested in glass bottles directly from the source. It is used in all Ama Sea Beauty formulations after being exposed to NIR and FIR red lights for 90 minutes. This offers our proprietary formulas the very best foundation of mineral-dense wild water, infused with the healing power of red-light therapy.
Matcha powder has remarkable properties to keep your complexion fresh and healthy. Not only does it reduce inflammation, it offers a one-two punch for the skin that exfoliates and eliminates dead skin cells, then rejuvenates the underlying skin to improve your complexion.
Microalgae oil protects and beautifies skin and hair, thanks to a unique and exclusive composition of Omega 6 and 9 fatty acids, sterols and vitamin E. Our blend of algae oil contains β-glucan, which is structurally similar to hyaluronic acid.
Pearl powder contains at least 30 trace minerals including calcium, iron, copper, magnesium, silica, and selenium which are needed for healthy hormones, a strong immune system, brain function and youthful skin. Promotes healthy collagen production, and provides antimicrobial benefits that remove blotches, acne, acne scarring, dry patches and rosacea as well as addressing sun damage. Pearl powder is also a natural sun screen, filtering out UV rays and preventing hyperpigmentation by slowing down skin’s melanin production.
RED SEAWEED/ALGAE EXTRACT
Red seaweed extracts are rich in vitamin C, and are used to achieve multi-dimensional radiance, resulting in healthy-looking skin. Known for its brightening and dark-spot correction benefits, as well as its ability to neutralize free radicals, red seaweed stabilizes dermal minerals that aid in skin moisturization. Contains healthy amounts of sulfated polysaccharides (carrageenan), peptides, carotenoids, and fatty acids.
RED SNOW ALGAE
Red snow algae (RSA) grows in the Swiss Alps and is known for its ability to increase cellular longevity and revitalize aging skin. RSA contains an active energy enzyme called AMPK that repairs and protects skin cells, helping them resist stress and slowing down their aging process. As we get older, it is harder for our bodies to activate AMPK, and RSA provides needed external support.
Rice flour/powder has been used for centuries by Asian women as a natural beauty aid. It's anti-aging and oil-absorbing properties make it ideal for oily/acne-prone and dull, mature skin. It's also a wonderful anti-inflammatory and skin brightening agent that soothes sunburns and makes skin smoother and fairer.
Sea salt removes surface impurities and chelates essential minerals through the dermal system. These essential elements aid in preventing premature aging by cleansing the skin, reducing dark circles, and treating eczema and chronic acne. The complex minerals in sea salt aid in reducing inflammation, pain and muscle spasms as it helps the body better absorb nutrients digested from other foods.
SODIUM LAURYL SULFOACETATE SLSA
Kosher and Ecocert certified. Sodium lauryl sulfoacetate is a safe, non-sulphur powder surfactant.
Spirulina is rich in marine nutrients, many of which aren't found in the average daily vitamin or land-based diet. According to the FDA, spirulina contains significant amounts of calcium, niacin, potassium, magnesium, B vitamins and iron. It also has essential amino acids—vital compounds that are the building blocks of proteins.