INGREDIENT GLOSSARY
EVERYTHING BEGINS WITH SKIN
We source skin-loving ingredients that keep you fresh and glowing—from vitamins and
minerals to power botanicals, oils, extracts, and more. Always free of parabens and mineral
oils, our formulas are meticulously crafted to be safe, non-irritating, and uncompromising in
their performance, wear, and care.
Shea Butter

In a word: Conditioning

Sourced from: The nut of the shea tree

Why skin loves it: Known to protect skin from the elements, while helping retain moisture.

Sea Buckthorn

In a word: Calming

Sourced from: The superfruit berries of the Sea Buckthorn tree

Why skin loves it: Helps soothe visible irritation and redness.

Argan Oil

In a word: Protective

Sourced from: The fruit of Morocco's native Argan tree

Why skin loves it: Vitamin E, phenols, carotenes, and fatty acids help strengthen skin's barrier.

Rose Hip Seed Oil

In a word: Strengthening

Sourced from: The seeds behind rose petals

Why skin loves it: With Omegas 3, 6, 9, plus Vitamins A, C, and E, it helps skin retain a natural balance by strengthening skin's barrier. 

Cordyceps Complex
Featuring Cordyceps + Artemia

In a word: Energising

Sourced from: Fungi and zooplankton

Why skin loves it: Visibly re-energises skin and helps boost its radiance over time. 

Glycerin

In a word: Hydrating

Sourced from: Plants

Why skin loves it: Attracts moisture from the air and helps bind water to skin to boost hydration.

Trehalose

In a word: Restorative

Sourced from: A plant-based sugar molecule

Why skin loves it: Helps keep skin soft and fresh by supporting moisture levels.

Bamboo Grass

In a word: Soothing

Sourced from: Chishima Zasa Bamboo

Why skin loves it: Helps sustainably soothe visible irritation and reduce redness. 

Fermented Clary Sage Complex
Featuring Fermented Clary Sage + Argireline

In a word: Strengthening

Sourced from: Salvia Sclarea (Clary) Extract and synthetic

Why skin loves it: Locks in natural waters and oils that help strengthen skin's moisture barrier over time. 

ONLY THE BEST SKINCARE INGREDIENTS
Quality skincare ingredients make winning formulas. That's why, at Bobbi Brown, we ensure that each and every product we launch is developed to provide maximum results, enhance your true beauty and leave your skin nourished and revitalised. From our foundations to our moisturisers, primers and more, the skincare ingredients we use in our products meet the highest efficiency and safety standards. We leave harmful beauty ingredients out the door and strive to develop innovative formulas with skin and makeup ingredients that deliver the results you desire - and deserve.