Microalgae, often referred to as a nature's powerhouse, have emerged as a key ingredient in skincare formulations, promising a wide range of benefits for the skin.

These microscopic organisms, abundant in marine and freshwater environments, have garnered attention for their ability to thrive in diverse conditions and their rich nutrient profile. But what exactly are microalgae, and why are they so good for our skin?

Understanding Microalgae 

Microalgae are single-celled organisms that harness energy through photosynthesis, much like plants. They may be microscopically small, but they pack a punch when it comes to nutritional value. Rich in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and essential fatty acids, microalgae boast a wide array of skin-loving properties. Their benefits range from combating oxidative stress to promoting cellular regeneration. 

Microalgae in Skincare

One of the standout features of microalgae is their ability to shield the skin from environmental aggressors and internal stressors.

Let's delve into some of the key types of microalgae and their specific contributions to skincare...

Types of Microalgae & Their Skin Benefits

Amber Microalgae 

This variety serves as a smart melanin modulator, targeting hyperpigmentation and age spots with precision. By regulating melanin production only where it's irregular, it helps brighten skin tone and reduce the appearance of age spots, without causing overall lightening. 

Bioactive Microalgae 

Bioactive microalgae shield skin from the damaging effects of excess cortisol (stress), restoring the natural circadian rhythm and allowing for optimal nighttime repair, while reducing visible signs of stress and fatigue. 

Mediterranean Microalgae 

Functioning as an ideal daytime retinol partner, Mediterranean microalgae complement the effects of retinol by selectively binding to deeper retinol receptors. This targeted action reduces the depth of wrinkles, while visibly firming and tightening the skin for a youthful appearance.

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Icelandic Microalgae  

Sourced sustainably from the Arctic, Icelandic microalgae offers comprehensive skin rejuvenation benefits. By preventing the activity of collagen and elastin-degrading enzymes, it helps maintain skin's structural integrity, promoting firmness and elasticity. Additionally, it stimulates collagen synthesis and cell renewal, contributing to a more youthful complexion. 

Microalgae Algaktiv Urban SKN 

In urban environments, where pollution poses a constant threat to skin health, this microalgae variant comes to the rescue. By forming a protective barrier against environmental pollutants and boosting filaggrin production, it strengthens the skin's natural defences, soothes irritation, and reduces redness. 

Microalgae Algaktiv Zen 

This blend of microalgae offers a holistic solution for the effects of chronic stress, sleep deprivation, and fatigue. By restoring skin's circadian rhythm and shielding it from internal stress signals, it helps mitigate the visible signs of stress and fatigue, promoting a more balanced and rejuvenated complexion. 

Omorovicza Products Harnessing the Power of Microalgae

From serums to creams, these products use the benefits of Microalgae to nourish, protect, and rejuvenate the skin, ensuring a radiant and healthy complexion.

Even Tone 

This serum targets uneven skin tone, harnessing the brightening properties of microalgae to promote a more luminous complexion. 

Queen Serum 

Formulated with microalgae extracts, this serum combats signs of aging, helping to reduce wrinkles and enhance skin firmness. 

Body Serum 

Extend the benefits of microalgae beyond the face with this body serum, which revitalises and hydrates the skin for a smoother texture. 

Midnight Renewal 

Nighttime is prime time for skin repair, and this renewal treatment maximises the restorative power of microalgae to renew and rejuvenate the skin overnight. 

Cushioning Day Cream 

Providing a protective shield against environmental stressors, this day cream nourishes and hydrates the skin while fortifying its defences with microalgae extracts. 

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