A sacred Indian herb traditionally known as Tulsi, Holy Basil is a game-changing skincare ingredient that deserves recognition for its remarkable antioxidant-rich healing properties!
Type of ingredient: Traditional adaptogenic antioxidant-rich herb
Main benefits: Improving the skin's response to stress, breathing life back into dull, tired-looking skin
Indigenous to India, Holy Basil has been used in traditional Hindu homes for centuries to treat an array of conditions, namely, those relative to skin and wound healing, due to its adaptogenic and anti-inflammatory properties. High in antioxidants, Holy Basil boasts powerful antiaging elements that can combat damage from oxidative stress and protect the skin from infection with its supercharged antibiotic and healing features.
Why your skin needs Holy Basil?
Known for its medicinal value, Holy Basil is a non-negotiable if you seek intensely hydrated skin, increased firmness and suppleness and an overall improved complexion free from inflammation and uneven texture. Not only is Holy Basil a powerful treatment for your skin, but it's also a go-to remedy for dry scalp and promotes healthy hair growth.
There is a reason this natural botanical has been used in traditional beauty rituals for hundreds of years!
Dr Tanya’s Holy Basil formulas
Stimulate and regenerate your skin and soul with Holy Basil Face Serum
Hydrate and restore your skin day and night with Holy Basil Day & Night Cream
Revive and promote healthy hair growth with Holy Basil Hair Serum
Cold pressed from the nuts of Cacay Trees, Cacay oil is a light, dry organic nut oil abundant in essential fatty acids and antioxidants.
Type of ingredient: Natural moisture-retaining, anti-inflammatory and healing nut oil
Main benefits: Hydration boosting, complexion rejuvenating and anti-aging
Originating from Columbian Cacay Trees, this sustainably sourced nut oil offers long-lasting hydration and improved elasticity benefits, to name a few. Cacay oil is rich in vitamins and antioxidants and is easily absorbed into the skin - no greasy residue here! Naturally high in Retinol and Linoleic Acid, this organic oil is a top-shelf ingredient for treating various skin concerns, from breakouts and skin texture to scar reduction, tightening and lifting and collagen simulation!
Why your skin needs Cacay Oil?
It’s a no-brainer, really… Stimulate and regenerate cell renewal with an ethically sourced organic botanical suitable for all skin types. Tired of dull, dry and stressed-looking skin? Boost and brighten your complexion naturally while defying the effects of aging with a component naturally formulated to reveal your best skin yet.
Dr Tanya’s Cacay Oil Formulas
Hydrate and elevate your complexion with Dr Tanya’s best-selling Holy Basil Face Serum.
Squalane is a plant-derived antioxidant-rich oil used in skincare products to promote hydration. Calming and versatile, this unique oil is safe for most skin types and pairs safety with most skincare ingredients.
Type of Ingredient: Emollient
Main Benefits: Fights free radicals, calms inflammation and works alongside natural actives.
As you age, your skin's ability to maintain adequate hydration begins to decline, which is why many look for a moisturiser to keep skin supple. Squalane is a highly regarded emollient worth taking note of due to its ability to mimic the skin's natural oils. High in antioxidants, Squalane offers more than moisture as it naturally protects the skin against damaging free radicals, inflammation and aging.
Why your skin needs Squalane?
Suitable for hydrating all skin types, including those with sensitive skin, Squalane is known to calm redness and inflammation and lock in hydration. Ideal for those with uneven texture and dryness, Squalene is a go-to skincare ingredient for those who want to achieve the ultimate hydration and soft, supple skin.
Dr Tanya's Squalane formula's
Say goodbye to those dark circles once and for all with Dr Tanya's Eye Lift Tightening Serum
Enhance and restore your skin from AM to PM with the Holy Basil Day & Night Cream
Revive irritated and dry skin and achieve that glow with the Luxe Recovery Gel
Tocopheryl Acetate - Vitamin E
A specific form of Vitamin E, Tocopheryl Acetate, is abundant in antioxidants and often used in various skincare products for its naturally powerful and protective skin conditioning properties.
Type of Ingredient: Barrier booster and protector
Main Benefits: Maintain the skin's natural hydration and helps to seal in moisture.
Protecting the lipid barrier from allergens, invaders, and bacteria and preventing transepidermal water loss, Vitamin E replenishes the skin's natural oils by strengthening and hydrating the uppermost barrier of the skin. High in antioxidants, Vitamin E aids in the fight against free radicals by boosting protection against the effects of damaging UV rays and environmental pollution. It's even been shown to produce positive results in anti-aging treatments and accelerate wound healing.
Why your skin needs Vitamin E?
If you battle with skin prone to environmental irritation, dryness and sun damage, Vitamin E is a no-brainer to help lock in moisture and deeply condition and heal your skin. Neutralise damaging free radicals and give your skin the protection it deserves!
Dr Tanya's Tocopheryl Acetate/ Vitamin E formulas
Soothe the scalp and revive dull hair with Dr Tanya's Holy Basil Hair Serum
Restore your skin to its optimal state with Holy Basil Day & Night Cream
Cleanse and boost hydration with the luxurious Miracle Cream Cleanser
Hydrate and safeguard the skin with Dr Tanya's Radiant Day Cream
Illuminate and supercharge tired-looking eyes with the Eye Lift Tightening Serum
Retinyl Palmitate - Vitamin A
Not to be confused with Retinol, Retinyl Palmitate is a similar yet less intense, more tolerable Vitamin A derivative and is known for producing youthful results.
Type of Ingredient: Exfoliator
Main Benefits: Anti-aging, skin brightening and clears pores.
One of the four Retinoids, Retinyl Palmitate, is known as the more gentle yet effective Vitamin A derivative more suitable for those with sensitive skin. This go-to active ingredient is commonly used in skincare formulas to speed up cell turnover, revealing a smoother, more even texture and stimulating collagen production to slow down the appearance of aging. Like its fellow Retinoid family, Retinyl Palmitate also acts on the skin's surface and the deeper layers within. Just because this ingredient is gentler doesn't mean it's less effective!
Why your skin needs Retinyl Palmitate?
Promote new cell growth faster and reveal more radiant smoother skin with the addition of this game-changing active ingredient. Boost antioxidant protection, reduce the signs of aging and stimulate collagen production without the use of harsh and harmful scrubs and ingredients known to be unsuitable for those with sensitive skin. The results will speak for themselves!
Dr Tanya's Retinyl Palmitate (Vitamin A) formulas
Revive dehydrated skin and reveal a glowy complexion with Dr Tanya's Luxe Recovery Gel
Unlock your inner youth and boost the ultimate hydration while you sleep with Night Repair Serum
Target wrinkle depth and brighten those eyes with Dr Tanya's Eye Lift Tightening Serum
Lactic Acid is a surface-treating light peeling agent that offers powerful treatment to bacteria, wrinkles, acne, cell regeneration and more!
Type of Ingredient: Acid/exfoliant
Main Benefits: Increases cell turnover, reduces fine lines and promotes a smoother complexion.
A byproduct of fermented lactose, Lactic Acid is an Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA) commonly used in active skincare to remove dull and old skin cells by breaking down the bonds that hold them together. It’s a powerful ingredient that speeds up cell turnover and regeneration, revealing much smoother, brighter skin. It’s also been shown to reduce acne lesions and protect the skin against bacteria!
Why your skin needs Lactic Acid?
Best known for its exfoliating properties, Lactic Acid is a go-to ingredient for those with sensitive acne-prone skin to gently exfoliate, remove old skin cells and stimulate cell turnover to reveal firmer skin with fewer wrinkles and acne lesions.
Dr Tanya’s Lactic Acid formulas
Cleanse, hydrate, and rejuvenate daily with Dr Tanya’s Miracle Cream Cleanser
Support skin cell renewal and promote hydration with Radiant Day Cream
Reveal smoother, brighter eyes with Dr Tanya’s Eye Lift Tightening Serum
Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate – Vitamin C
As we know, Vitamin C is a go-to antioxidant-rich vitamin offering various benefits for your health. Well, the same goes for your skin! Keep reading to find out why…
Type of Ingredient: Antioxidant
Main Benefits: Antimicrobial benefits, offsets free radical damage, promotes an even skin tone and stimulates collagen production!
Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate is a more stable form of Vitamin C used in bespoke skin care formulations due to its lightweight and tolerability for those with sensitive skin. A highly regarded antioxidant, Vitamin C offers abundant benefits when used topically and works well when combined with other vitamins and hydrating ingredients like Vitamin E and Hyaluronic Acid.
Why your skin needs Vitamin C?
If your skin needs a boost in all areas from tightening, texture, anti-aging and blemishes, then Vitamin C is one ingredient you won't want to go without! Offering support when it comes to boosting collagen production, evening out skin texture, combatting free radicals and antimicrobial treatment for those with acne-prone skin, it's clear that Vitamin C is a hard-working antioxidant aiding in overall improved complexion.
Dr Tanya’s Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate (Vitamin C) formulas
Let these innovative ingredients do the hard work for you while you sleep with Dr Tanya’s Night Repair Serum
Niacinamide – Vitamin B3
Also known as Vitamin B, Niacinamide is a stimulating and brightening skincare ingredient that works hard to reveal a luminous complexion.
Type of Ingredient: Brightener
Main Benefits: Promotes a brighter complexion, anti-inflammatory and anti-aging.
Restorative, rejuvenating and repairing, boost the appearance of your skin with this hero ingredient to reveal a more youthful complexion! Ward off internal and external stressors while repairing damaged DNA from those harmful UV rays. Commonly recommended for those with sensitive skin Vitamin B3 offers a powerful yet gentle solution to neutralising spots, pigmentation, and inflammation and combat the appearance of aging.
Why your skin needs Vitamin B3?
If you’re tired of dull skin and are longing for a more youthful, radiant appearance, energise your skin from the inside out and reveal that inner, glowy goddess with Vitamin B3!
Dr Tanya’s Vitamin B3 formulas
Target fine lines and improve overall skin tone all day, every day with Dr Tanya’s Miracle Cream Cleanser
Unlock the solution to lush, healthy locks and repair lifeless hair with Holy Basil Conditioner
Hydrate and support skin renewal with Dr Tanya’s multi-action Radiant Day Cream
Stimulate cell renewal and combat aging while you sleep with the powerful Night Repair Serum
Brighten and illuminate the eye area once and for all with Dr Tanya’s Eye Life Tightening Serum
The ultimate hydrating agent, Caprylyl Glycol is an alcohol extracted from caprylic acid, naturally found in coconut oil.
Type of Ingredient: Moisturiser
Main Benefits: Attracts and locks in moisture, supports ingredient absorption and aids with the shelf life of skincare formulas.
Working hard by attracting water and holding it in the skin, Caprylyl Glycol is scientifically known as a Humectant. It is a hydrating ingredient commonly used in various quality skincare formulas. Full of natural preservative-type properties, Caprylyl Glycol is often added to formulas to increase shelf life naturally and supports the longevity of other essential ingredients.
Why your skin needs Caprylyl Glycol?
Suitable for most skin types, this hero hydration ingredient is known to provide skin with the moisture it needs to regain a smoother, more supple appearance which ultimately aids in reducing the appearance of fine lines.
Dr Tanya’s Caprylyl Glycol formulas
Improve pigmentation, hydration and fine lines with Dr Tanya’s best selling Night Repair Serum
Revive, soothe and soften your skin with Dr Tanya’s antinflammatory Luxe Recovery Gel
Hydrate and safeguard your skin with the AHA essential Radiant Day Cream
Snap-8 is a water-soluble Octopeptide that quickly offers proven non-invasive anti-aging results, the game-changing anti-wrinkle ingredient you never knew you needed.
Type of Ingredient: Octapeptide (a string of 8 peptides)
Main Benefits: Topical alternative to anti-wrinkle injections, smoothness, anti-aging.
Snap-8™ Octopeptide is a topical anti-wrinkle ingredient that produces results by relaxing the muscles under the skin. Naturally, the muscles in the face contract to make everyday facial expressions. Over time, this contributes to the appearance of lines and wrinkles, often resulting in the desire for anti-aging treatments, with some opting for invasive treatments like botox injections. As botox does, Snap-8 inhibits these muscle contractions by blocking the neurotransmitters that instruct the muscle to contract; however, these results are achieved without the need to inject.
In a 28-day study of 22 females between the ages of 35-55, results showed Snap-8™ Octopeptide was responsible for reducing roughness by 56% and wrinkle depth by 38%.
Why your skin needs Snap-8™ Octopeptide?
If the natural effects of aging are starting to appear and you’d prefer a natural, more affordable approach to anti-wrinkle treatment, Snap-8™ Octopeptide is a no-brainer. Offering notable changes to wrinkles, lines and texture, Snap-8™ Octopeptide is a highly-sought after anti-aging ingredient engineered to provide proven results.
Dr Tanya’s Snap-8™ Octopeptide formulas?
Refine and eliminate the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines with Dr Tanya’s supercharged Eye Lift Tightening Serum.
Derived from Hyaluronic Acid, Sodium Hyaluronate plays a similar role; however, when it comes to enhancing hydration, this replenishing ingredient penetrates deeper into the skin.
Type of Ingredient: Humectant
Main Benefits: Hydration and anti-aging
This water-soluble salt is a go-to ingredient when searching for a skincare formula that provides deep hydration and offers multiple healing properties. Sodium Hyaluronate regulates hydration by attracting environmental moisture and moisture from the underlayers of the skin and pulling it down deeper into the epidermis.
Why your skin needs Sodium Hyaluronate?
Lack of moisture is the root of several underlying skin concerns from breakouts, inflammation and eczema, to name a few. So if you’re prone to try skin, Sodium Hyaluronate may assist with the appearance of wrinkles and blemishes, leaving you with a radiant glow!
Dr Tanya’s Sodium Hyaluronate formulas
Intensely hydrate and reveal a radiant oil-free complexion with Dr Tanya’s Night Repair Serum
Enjoy revitalised and hydrated skin from AM to PM with the Miracle Cream Cleanser
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
Rich in vitamins and anti-inflammatory properties, this world-renowned botanical, also known as Aloe Vera, is a no-brainer when it comes to soothing and healing the skin.
Type of Ingredient: Skin soother
Main Benefits: Anti-inflammatory, soothing, calming and hydrating.
Rich in vitamins A, C, D, and E as well as minerals, amino acids and phytosterols, Aloe Vera is a go-to remedy for numerous conditions of the skin. At 99.5% water, the natural hydration that this essential ingredient offers is why you’ll find it in many skincare formulas that support inflammation, irritation and moisture, as one of its hero benefits is the prevention of transepidermal water loss. It also contains salicylic acid, which may also aid in treating acne breakouts!
Why your skin needs Aloe Vera?
This well-known plant offers many skin benefits, particularly soothing the skin. So if you’re dealing with dryness, irritation, sun damage or breakouts, Aloe Vera is an ingredient you want in your skincare ritual to promote moisturisation, healing and soothing.
Dr Tanya’s Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice formulas
Soothe, soften and moisturise with Dr Tanya’s anti-inflammatory Luxe Recovery Gel
Support skin renewal and pep up your appearance with Dr Tanya’s Radiant Day Cream
Panthenol - Vitamin B5
When applied to the skin, Panthenol quickly converts into Vitamin B5, supporting moisture absorption and skin barrier restoration.
Type of Ingredient: Humectant and Emollient
Main Benefits: Anti-inflammatory, attracts and holds water within the skin, moisturising and wound healing.
A game-changing ingredient for all areas of the skin, Panthenol (Vitamin B5) is well tolerated for most skin types improving water retention in the skin and stimulating the production of the cells needed for healing wounds and strengthening the skin barrier.
Why your skin needs Panthenol (Vitamin B5)?
If your skin is prone to flakiness and dryness, Vitamin B5 is an ingredient you want in your skincare routine. Deeply lock in moisture and achieve hydrated, smooth, supple skin while combatting inflammation, aging, and dehydrated skin.
Dr Tanya’s Panthenol (Vitamin B5) formulas
Improve barrier function and breathe life into dehydrated skin with Dr Tanya’s Luxe Recovery Gel
Promote the ultimate hydration while targeting fine lines and wrinkles with the Miracle Cream Cleanser
A staple ingredient for a five-star skincare routine, this well-tolerated chemical exfoliant penetrates the skin quickly, offering many remarkable attributes.
Type of Ingredient: Alpha-Hydroxy Acid (AHA)
Main Benefits: Gentle chemical exfoliant, stimulates collagen production and pulls water into the skin (humectant).
An Alpha Hydroxy Acid derived from sugarcane; Glycolic Acid is one of the more trusted and gentle AHAs suitable for almost all skin types. As a light chemical exfoliant, Glycolic Acid works hard to break down the bonds between dead skin cells while aiding in treating acne, profound collagen synthesis and hydrating the skin by attracting moisture within.
Why your skin needs Glycolic Acid?
If your dealing with acne and blemishes, Glycolic Acid is a great ingredient to include in your skincare ritual due to its ability to prevent the formation of clogged pores. Reveal clear, youthful skin and bring your appearance back to life with increased hydration and improved texture.
Dr Tanya’s Glycolic Acid formulas
Eliminate dead skin cells and unveil supple, hydrated skin with 10% AHA with Dr Tanya’s Radiant Day Cream
A dream combo of AHAs, revitalise your skin morning and night with Dr Tanya’s Miracle Cream Cleanser
When it comes to hydration, Glycerin is your hero! This natural compound is derived from plants and is commonly used in various moisturising skincare products.
Type of Ingredient: Humectant
Main Benefits: Hydration, skin barrier improvement and wound healing
Compared to other well-known humectants, a 2016 study found Glycerin to be the most effective hydrating agent of them all. It works hard to keep skin moisturised by pulling in water from the air into the outer layer of the skin, increasing hydration. Glycerin is generally suitable for most skin types, so it is safe to use it multiple times a day!
Why your skin needs Glycerin?
Glycerin is an ingredient worth introducing into your skincare ritual if you've always wanted to achieve smooth, supple, and dewy skin.
Dr Tanya's Glycerin formulas
Give your skin the royal treatment while you sleep with Dr Tanya's antioxidant-rich Night Repair Serum
Lock in moisture post-treatment and boost recovery and hydration with the Luxe Recovery Gel
Prevent moisture loss and safeguard the skin with Dr Tanya's Radiant Day Cream
Reset and refresh your skin morning and night with Dr Tanya's anti-aging Miracle Cream Cleanser
Gone are the days when 'oil' was a substance many didn't want anywhere near their skin! Native Americans have actually used Jojoba Oil for centuries for its incredible wound healing and hydration benefits.
Type of Ingredient: Emollient
Main Benefits: Anti-inflammatory, antioxidant protection, hydration and antibacterial properties.
A natural oil produced from the seed of the drought-resistant shrub Chinensis, Jojoba Oil (pronounced ho-ho-ba) is a lightweight, non-greasy oil that mimics natural sebum. It's full of Vitamin E and a good B complex vitamin source! Without clogging pores or aggravating acne, Jojoba Oil seals in moisture and balances natural oil production to offer antioxidant protection and maintain skin hydration.
Why your skin needs Jojoba Oil?
If your dealing with skin sensitivities, Jojoba Oil is a fantastic ingredient to include in your skincare regime to aid with inflammation and redness, offering a calming effect. Helpful in treating acne due to its antibacterial properties, it's a no-brainer to have this multi-action hydration ingredient in your daily ritual.
Dr Tanya’s Jojoba Oil formulas?
Brighten, regenerate and heal your complexion with Dr Tanya's sacred Holy Basil Face Serum
Rice Bran Oil
High in Vitamins B and E, Rice Bran oil is quickly becoming a significant player in skincare due to its effective anti-aging and barrier-protecting properties.
Type of Ingredient: Emollient
Main Benefits: Moisture retention, brightening, improved circulation
A gentle carrier oil for younger-looking skin, Rice Bran Oil is made of several layers and is extracted from the 'bran' layer of a rice grain. Used for centuries in Japan as a critical ingredient in cleansers, toners and masks for encouraging soft, supple skin, Rice Bran Oil has solidified its place as a must-have skincare ingredient for a brighter, more youthful appearance.
Rich in antioxidants, fatty acids, vitamins, squalene (free radical fighting plant-based antioxidant) and UV protecting Gamma (γ)-oryzanol, Rice Bran Oil offers a multitude of benefits when it comes to cell regeneration, reducing wrinkle depth, improving circulation and reducing the appearance of pigmentation and dark circles.
Why your skin needs Rice Bran Oil?
If your skin feels a little dry, puffy, and uninspired, breathe life and energy back into it with this moisture-boosting, barrier-protecting emollient. Say goodbye to dull, tired skin and turn back the clock with this lightweight but powerful hydrator to reveal a brighter, more glowy complexion.
Dr Tanya's Rice Bran Oil formula's?
Reduce inflammation while simultaneously detoxing and deeply conditioning your skin with Dr Tania's Ayurvedic-inspired Nourishing Clay Mask with the ancient herb Holy Basil.
Lighten UV damage and refresh your complexion to reveal clearer, tighter pores with Dr Tanya's Saffron-infused Detoxifying Clay Mask.
Heal, hydrate and brighten a dull complexion with Dr Tanya's ancient superfood-enriched Brightening Clay Mask with Turmeric.