Dihydroxyacetone (DHA) is the active ingredient in SVELTA Tan. It tans the surface of the skin and is FDA-approved for self-tanning. The DHA in our products is derived from botanical sources and is also Ecocert certified.
The instant bronzing effect in SVELTA Tan lotions comes from mineral pigments including mica and iron oxide. These mineral pigments are used in many cosmetics and are considered safe for use on skin. We don’t use FD&C colors.
Guarana, or Paullinia cupana, is an Amazonian fruit that has been prized for centuries. It contains high levels of caffeine, which can help boost circulation and reduce fluid retention, giving skin a more toned and smooth appearance.
CORN POPPY SEED EXTRACT
Corn Poppy seed extract comes from the Papaver rhoeas flower. This natural extract was lab tested and shown to both prevent fat buildup in cells and increase fat breakdown, inhibiting cellulite for smoother and firmer-looking skin.
Sacred lotus, or Nelumbo nucifera, is an edible flower native to Asia. It is rich in potent antioxidants and skin-repairing enzymes. Sacred lotus helps strengthen tissue, tone skin and reduce inflammation for a smoother appearance.
Bladderwrack is a type of seaweed found near coastlines. Also called Fucus vesiculosus, this plant is mineral and vitamin-rich. It works to reduce inflammation and improve elasticity, helping skin look more toned and smooth.
SVELTA contains Panax ginseng, an adaptogenic herb. Ginseng contains ginsenosides, which have potent anti-inflammatory properties. It is also believed to boost skin metabolism and blood flow, promoting detoxification and skin toning.
GREEN TEA LEAF EXTRACT
Camelia sinensis is green tea that has been a popular beverage for centuries. Green tea contains high levels of antioxidants and beneficial polyphenols. It helps prevent damage, promote healing and also has anti-inflammatory properties.
CAMU CAMU EXTRACT
Camu Camu, or Myrciaria dubia, is an reddish Amazonian fruit incredibly rich in vitamin C. A potent antioxidant, Vitamin C prevents free radical damage and it also essential for collagen synthesis, the protein that keeps skin looking young and firm.
Ubiquinone, another name for CoQ10, is a powerful antioxidant and cellular energy source. CoQ10 levels naturally decrease with aging, but bioavailable ubiquinone may help reduce oxidative damage and support collagen and elastin production.
Hyaluronic acid is another natural component of healthy skin that decreases with age. This important element plumps skin cells and gives skin a firm, youthful appearance. Topical benefits include smoother and better hydrated skin.
Dexpanthenol is a stable, bioavailable form of Vitamin B5. This vitamin promotes skin healing and cell regeneration, important for damage recovery. Vitamin B5 also soothes irritation and inflammation and keeps skin moisturized.
MAGNESIUM ASCORBYL PHOSPHATE
Magnesium ascorbyl phosphate (MAP) is a highly bioavailable form of vitamin C, meaning it’s absorbed and used more readily. Vitamin C helps prevent damage from the sun and free radicals and supports healthy skin at the cellular level.
OLIVE LEAF EXTRCT
Olive leaf extract possesses antimicrobial and antiseptic properties. It helps prevent and soothe skin irritations by reducing factors like inflammation and bacteria. Olive leaf also has potent protective polyphenol antioxidants.
EVENING PRIMROSE OIL
Evening primrose oil comes from the root of yellow-flowering plant native to America. It is rich in omega-6 fatty acids which support healthy skin. It also helps soothe skin irritations, hydrate dry skin, and reduce inflammation.
WHEAT PROTEIN AMINO ACID
Wheat protein amino acids are the pure amino acid constituents from wheat protein. These amino acids are the building blocks of protein in the body, supporting healthy skin tissue, increasing hydration and improving elasticity and renewal.
VITAMIN E ACETATE
Vitamin E acetate is a highly bioavailable antioxidant crucial for healthy skin. Vitamin E supports skin healing, cell renewal, and has anti-inflammatory benefits. When paired with Vitamin C, it also protects against photodamage.
Chamomile extract comes from the Chamomilla recutita flower, also the source of the popular calming tea. Chamomile can help soothes skin irritations, promote healing and may also help reduce inflammation.
HORSE CHESTNUT SEED EXTRACT
Horse chestnut seed, or Aesculus hippocastanum, contains anti-inflammatory saponins and skin strengthening actives. It may be helpful for reducing swelling, promoting skin healing, and for boosting circulation.
Aloe vera, or Aloe barbadensis, is a prized skin care ingredient rich in healthy nutrients. It soothes redness, inflammation and irritation, promotes healing, and supports healthy skin. Aloe is also a very effective skin hydrator.
SWEET ALMOND OIL
Sweet almond oil is a light, effective skin emollient, suitable for all skin types. It contains a wealth of vitamins and minerals that nourish skin, Almond oil may also help skin repair damage and reduce irritation.
Olive oil provides deep, effective, nutrient-rich moisturization for skin. It contains anti-inflammatory properties and is packed with antioxidants that help protect against damage. Oleic acid also promotes healing and improves skin tone.
Sesame seed oil is a rich, easily absorbed oil suitable for all skin types. It possesses antimicrobial properties and protective antioxidants, which help promote healing, boost elasticity and support the skin’s natural moisture balance.