Z-22Ultimate Face Oil
“I have always been passionate about botanicals, ever since as a child I saw my grandmother create herbal remedies. In this luxurious face oil, I have combined different plant oils and extracts from around the world, each with proven benefits for the skin. Rich in omegas and antioxidants, it is suitable for anyone looking to boost moisture and radiance.”
– Dr. Marko Lens
- Instantly boosts moisture
- Reinforces skin’s natural barrier
- Promotes skin elasticity
Use daily, morning and evening. Apply to cleansed face, neck and décolleté.
Perilla (Shiso) Oil: Extracted from the seeds of Perilla (Shiso, also known as Japanese mint), the richest plant source of omega-3 fatty acids. Perilla oil has multiple beneficial effects; it replenishes skin moisture, reinforces the skin’s natural barrier and helps maintain a healthy complexion. Perilla oil also has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.
Olive (Olea Europaea) oil: Extracted from the olive fruit, olive oil is rich in omega-9 (oleic acid). Shows moisturising, nourishing, softening and healing properties. Due to a high amount of natural phenols, it also acts as a good antioxidant.
Rice (Oryza Sativa) bran oil: Extracted from the germ of rice, this oil is rich in B-complex vitamins and gamma oryzanol (a mixture of sterols and ferulic acids) and shows antioxidant and brightening properties. Phytosterols from the rice oil nourish the skin by replacing lost moisture and promote elasticity.
Camellia (Camellia oleifera) seed oil: Demonstrates excellent moisturising, emollient and protecting properties due to the high amount of omega-9 fatty acid and squalane. Helps protect skin from environmental aggressors. Used as an excellent illuminating agent to brighten the complexion and help reduce the appearance of age spots and unwanted hyperpigmentation.
Rosehip (Rosa canina) fruit oil: Rosehip oil is rich in a natural source of vitamin A, known as trans-retinoic acid, which has the ability to promote skin renewal and repair. Vitamin C from rosehip oil boosts natural production of collagen and elastin and helps diminish the appearance of age spots and areas of discoloration. Rosehip oil contains high amounts of antioxidants, including beta-carotene and lycopene, which help to protect skin from premature ageing caused by damaging free radicals. Regular use of rosehip oil helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and improve skin tone.
Grape (Vitis vinifera) seed oil: Derived from the seeds of grapes, this oil is rich in omega-6 and powerful polyphenols. Acts as an excellent moisturiser: light and thin, grape seed oil is easily absorbed by the skin leaving it hydrated and soft. Powerful polyphenols provide strong antioxidant protection against free radicals and environmental damage.
Bergamot (Citrus Aurantium Bergamia) leaf oil: Extracted from the bergamot orange grown in southern Italy (Calabria). Demonstrates antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, brightening, tonic and refreshing properties.
Lemon (Citrus limon) peel oil: Extracted from the rind of lemons grown in Sicily, this oil possesses strong anti-bacterial and antimicrobial properties. It also shows skin-tightening and tonic effects. Excellent for oily, tired and stressed skin.
May Chang (Litsea Cubeba) fruit oil: An oil extracted from the small, pepper-like fruits of the evergreen tree or shrub of May Chang (Litsea Cubeba). Possesses antibacterial and astringent properties. Excellent for acne-prone skin.
Bitter Orange (Citrus Aurantium Amara) leaf oil: Extracted from the leaves of the bitter orange tree. Shows antimicrobial properties and helps clear up oily skin and blemishes.
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) leaf oil: Extracted from rosemary leaves, this oil has potent antimicrobial, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. Invigorates and tones the skin and acts as a potent antioxidant. Excellent for congested and acne-prone skin.
Lime (Citrus Aurantifolia) oil: Rich in flavonoids, this oil has antioxidant, antiseptic and antimicrobial properties. It also demonstrates brightening and refreshing efficacy.
Lemongrass (Cymbopogon Citratus) leaf oil: Extracted from the leaves of lemongrass, this oil shows antiseptic, antioxidant, purifying and pore-tightening properties.
Lavender (Lavandula Angustifolia) oil: Extracted from the flower spikes of the lavender plant. It is a natural antiseptic with strong antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. Helps to soothe irritated skin and reduce blotchy patches while promoting the skin’s natural healing process.
Cardamom (Elettaria Cardamomum) seed oil: Extracted from the seeds of cardamom. Demonstrates antibacterial, antioxidant, tonic and purifying properties. Helps to clear blemishes and even out complexion.
Geranium (Pelargonium Graveolens) leaf oil: Extracted from the leaf of geranium, this oil possesses strong antioxidant, antimicrobial and antiseptic properties. Helps to clear out oily skin and acne spots. Traditionally geranium oil has been used for years to help healing of wounds, burns and skin ulcers.
Provence Rose (Rosa Centifolia) flower oil: Extracted from the petals of the rose, this oil has been traditionally used to calm the skin. Shows anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and soothing properties. Excellent for dry, itching or stressed skin.
Maritime Pine (Pinus Pinaster) bark: An extract obtained from maritime pine barks. Rich in flavonoids, it shows strong antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and repairing properties.
Basil (Ocimum Basilicum) oil: Extracted from the leaves and the flowering tops of the basil plant, this refreshing oil has antibacterial, antiseptic and tonic properties.
Labdanum (Cistus Ladaniferus) leaf oil: Extracted from the flowering Mediterranean plant Cistus Ladanifer (Labdanum), this astringent oil has excellent antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, soothing and tonic properties.
Bitter Orange (Citrus Aurantium Amara) flower extract: Obtained from the flower of bitter oranges, this extract demonstrates antiseptic, antimicrobial, purifying and tonic properties.
Bitter Orange (Citrus Aurantium Amara) peel oil: Extracted from the peel of bitter oranges, this oil has antimicrobial, antiseptic, antioxidant, brightening and tonic properties.
Jasmine (Jasminum Officinale) flower oil: Extracted from the petals of jasmine, this oil shows antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and soothing properties.
Sunflower (Helianthus annus) seed oil: Obtained from the seeds of sunflower, this oil is rich in linoleic acid (Omega-6). It demonstrates excellent moisturising, nourishing, protective and soothing properties.
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride: An ester derived from coconut oil and glycerin. Shows excellent emollient, moisturising and skin-replenishing properties.
Vitamin E (Tocopherol): A naturally derived vitamin with powerful antioxidant and photoprotective properties. Tocopherol is an excellent moisturiser that helps to reduce water loss and strengthen the skin’s natural barrier.
Full list of ingredientsPerilla Ocymoides Seed Oil, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil, Camellia Oleifera Seed Oil, Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil Unsaponifiables, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate, Rosa Canina Fruit Oil, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Leaf Oil, Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Oil, Litsea Cubeba Fruit Oil, Citrus Aurantium Amara (Bitter Orange) Leaf Oil, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil, Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Oil, Cymbopogon Citratus Leaf Oil, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Elettaria Cardamomum Seed Oil, Pelargonium Graveolens Leaf Oil, Rosa Centifolia Flower Oil, Pinus Pinaster Bark Extract, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Oil, Cistus Ladaniferus Leaf Oil, Citrus Aurantium Amara (Bitter Orange) Flower Extract, Citrus Aurantium Amara (Bitter Orange) Peel Oil, Jasminum Officinale (Jasmine) Flower Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Tocopherol, Limonene, Linalool, Citral, Geraniol, Citronellol.