ASTAXANTHIN

Natural antioxidant obtained from microalgae Haematococcus pluvialis, astaxanthin is like a natural doping for the skin - 500 times more powerful than vitamin E and 800 times more effective than the so-called cell fuel CoQ10.

It’s the most powerful natural anti-aging antioxidant known and has ability to pass through skin cell membranes and affect deep tissue. Stimulates collagen production, resulting in better skin tone, texture and elasticity. Restores moisture level and balance, and reduces the signs of premature aging and wrinkles. Protects against UV radiation and free radicals.

FURCELLLARAN

Furcellaran, Furcellaria lumbricalis is a strong antioxidant extracted from the red algae of Baltic Sea. It protects skin against free radicals, UV radiation and stressors. Anti-inflammatory and reduces dryness, strengthens skin’s natural protective barrier

Furcellaran softens skin at the cell level and invigorates its metabolism. Two years of scientific research and testing for Berrichi provided proven evidence, that furcellaran has a powerful anti-aging and deep moisturising effect.

RETINOL

Retinol is a powerful fat soluble vitamin which penetrates into the cell wall and the deepest layers of skin. Retinol is primarily used in night creams and in limited amounts, as new skin cells are very delicate.

Retinol accelerates the renewal of skin by stimulating microcirculation and the formation of new cells. Skin feels softer and firmer, tone more even and moisture level becomes balanced. Retinol reduces signs of aging and formation of wrinkles, damage caused by acne and scars.

CACAY OIL

Amazonian tribes used Cacay to heal wounds and burns. Cacay has made it to the frontline of super oils and is today favourite of many beauty bloggers. Has powerful anti-aging and moisturising properties, fights acne and prevents in growth of body hair.

Vitamin A in oil maximises collagen production and skin cell renewal, vitamin E softens tissues and accelerates the recovery of scars, vitamin F keeps skin youthful and supports natural defence functions. Oil moisturises and nourishes dry skin, balances oily skin, soothes inflamed skin and heals scar tissue.

KUKUI NUT OIL

Kukui Nut, flagship of Hawaiian natural cosmetics protects skin from sun, winds and salty ocean water. Vitamins A, E and F provide nutrition and vitality to skin, alpha linolenic acid and linolenic acid moisturise and rejuvenate skin thoroughly.

Kukui Nut oil is effectively used to treat problems related to acne and scars, minor inflammations, psoriasis and eczema. It is also used in eye creams as well as in hair and body treatment products. The oil improves the texture, elasticity and moisture level of skin. Result: a healthy, bright and silky complexion.

AVOCADO OIL

Avocado oil is one of the healthiest in the world and used not only for cooking. Oil stands out for its rich and deep moisturising effect. It’s full of essential fatty acids, such as omega-3, bioactive vitamins (A, D and E), lecithin and plant sterols.

Avocado facilitates elasticity and softness, improves collagen production and texture. Oil protects skin against weather conditions: reduces redness, dryness and itching sensation. Avocado oil prevents psoriasis and eczema. Skin is well moisturised, complexion is healthy and vibrant, has less appearance of wrinkles and aging.

APRICOT KERNEL OIL

It is said that Apricot Kernel oil is like a golden touch on skin. This organic oil acts like a wakeup call, helping skin cells recover, renew and rejuvenate naturally.

Apricot Kernel oil is full of vitamin A, which helps the cream penetrate into the deepest layers of skin, and moisturise and nourish tissues from within. It targets the dryness of skin. It replenishes and moisturises skin, and makes it visibly smoother, especially around the eyes, lips, cheeks and neck. It suits well to sensitive skin, protecting it from dryness, eczema and irritations.

JOJOBA OIL

Native tribes in South America discovered jojoba for the treatment of wounds and swelling. Jojoba is antibacterial and an excellent moisturiser. Rich in vitamin A, B and E, oil soothes sensitive skin and relieves irritation: acne, psoriasis and eczema.

Jojoba is a powerful balancer: nourishes and moisturises dry skin and balances sebum production in oily skin. Fatty acids penetrate deep into tissues and give skin a signal that there is enough moisture and further sebum production is not needed. Contrary to a common belief, several oils balance oily skin and prevent the clogging of pores.

ALOE VERA

Aloe Vera is known as a first-aid plant for damaged skin from ancient Egypt to India. It is a fast and powerful healer of skin cells, and a natural antiseptic for wounds, rashes and inflammations. Modern dermatology proves that Aloe Vera has a soothing effect, which is why it is used to treat sunburns and skin irritations (e.g. after shaving). In skincare, Aloe Vera is used to stimulate collagen production, and prevent the formation of wrinkles and premature aging. Aloe Vera protects and moisturises even the deepest layers of skin without making it oily.

GLYCERINE

Glycerine is an ingredient of organic origin, consisting of natural fats and vegetable oils. Due to its moisturising effect, glycerine is well suited to dry, sensitive and easily irritable skin. Glycerine is used in medicine to heal inflammations, wounds and rashes, and to soften skin tissues. It improves the absorption of the cream and makes it easier to apply on skin.

OLIVEM 1000

Olivem 1000 is obtained from olive oil. It helps to maintain the necessary pH level in the creams of BERRICHI as well as to moisturise skin deep down. Olivem is a natural emulsifier and thickener which binds together all ingredients of BERRICHI creams.

CETOSTEARYL ALCOHOL

Cetostearyl Alcohol is used as a natural stabiliser and emulsifier in BERRICHI creams. It serves the essential purpose of binding water with fats and acids. It contains natural fatty acids derived from coconuts and apples. In addition to a binding effect in BERRICHI products, Cetostearyl Alcohol has a softening effect on skin.

ECOSAFE

Without preservatives any cream would be spoiled very soon after their production. Ecosafe is a complex preservative used in natural cosmetics and it has been approved according to the ECOCERT standard for natural and organic cosmetics. It means that Ecosafe is as organic and natural as possible, and its production process is transparent, verified and certified. Ecosafe constitutes 1% of the composition of BERRICHI products and it contains the following: Benzyl Alcohol (0.81%), Dehydroacetic Acid (0.09%), Sorbic Acid (0.04%), Benzoic Acid (0.06%).

WATER

Water is one of the most important key elements of our bodies, including our skin. Water plays a role in all bodily functions and is essential for our healthy functioning. Skin is the biggest organ of our bodies and water constitutes over 70% of it. Water helps to keep skin elastic, bright, youthful and healthy. It is equally important in the creams of BERRICHI: it binds their ingredients into a whole and facilitates their absorption into skin. We recommend drinking at least one litre of water a day to keep Your skin balanced from within.