DESCRIPTION: Multitasking and fast-absorbing The Essence is breakthrough 3-in-1 formula that combines the properties of a gentle exfoliant, a purifying toner, and a refreshing, hydrating essence. Streamline all your post-cleanse needs into one smart formula, for a clear, revitalized, radiant complexion. Backed by 30 years of research and innovation. Powered by TFC8.
Housed in a recyclable plastic bottle. Carton is FSC certified, carton, insert, and leaflet are 100% recyclable.
- Refreshing, lightweight texture. Fast-absorbing for instant benefits.
HOW TO APPLY:
May be used daily, or as desired after cleansing.
- Using your fingers, pat The Essence into cleansed, dry skin on the face, neck and décolleté.
With Cotton Pad
- Alternatively, dispense The Essence onto a cotton pad, and sweep over clean, dry skin.
- Allow The Essence to penetrate the skin for a few moments before applying your Augustinus Bader moisturizer or oil.
- Purifies, tones and exfoliates to reveal smoother, softer, more vibrant skin.
- Gently dissolves and removes impurities while enhancing the skin's ability to attract and retain moisture.
- Reduces the appearance of pores and regulates sebum secretion for a balanced, glowing complexion.
- Reduces discoloration, soothes redness, and visibly improves skin’s overall tone and texture.
- Natural actives nourish, hydrate, and protect the skin against environmental aggressors.
- TFC8® supports cellular renewal and guides key ingredients to the cells.
- Phytic Acid - A gently effective natural exfoliator, derived from rice grains. Promotes cell turnover and boosts collagen production, for even skin tone and less noticeable fine lines.
- Salicylic Acid - A powerul yet soothing beta hydroxy acid derived from willow bark. Delivers essential keratolytic benefits: reduces redness, addresses imperfections, and boots clarity.
- Hyaluronic Acid - A polysaccharide naturally produced by the body. Exceptionally effective in attracting and retaining moisture, for plump, fresh, well-hydrated skin.
- Gluconolactone - A highly beneficial, naturally derived poly-hydroxy acid. Optimizes skin renewal by gently lifting away dead cells, to reveal a soft, fresh, luminous complexion.
- Wasabi Ferment - A skin superfood delivering potent antioxidant protection. Safeguards the complexion by helping to defend against free radical damage.
- White Peony Extract - A potent botancal extract. Soothes the skin and prevents visible signs of aging while defending the complexion from pollution and environmental aggressors.
AQUA (WATER), GLYCERIN, GLUCONOLACTONE, LACTOBACILLUS/ WASABIA JAPONICA ROOT FERMENT EXTRACT, PHYTIC ACID, SODIUM HYDROXIDE, POTASSIUM SORBATE, XANTHAN GUM, SODIUM BENZOATE, SALICYLIC ACID, CAESALPINIA SPINOSA GUM, PAEONIA LACTIFLORA ROOT EXTRACT, PAPAIN, CITRIC ACID, SODIUM HYALURONATE, HYDROLYZED RICE PROTEIN, MALTODEXTRIN, 1,2-HEXANEDIOL, CAPRYLYL GLYCOL, CARBOMER, N-HYDROXYSUCCINIMIDE, CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT, HYDROGENATED LECITHIN, TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, ALGIN, ALANYL GLUTAMINE, ARGININE, OLIGOPEPTIDE-177, PHENYLALANINE, SISYMBRIUM IRIO SEED OIL, SODIUM CHLORIDE.