Linfa di Vite
Linfa di Vite is a face mask that embodies the beauty and freshness of the vineyards and hills surrounding Bologna. This light emulsion was formulated to enhance the vine plant and its fruits, grapes, that helps to provide an antioxidant action and maintain the natural hydration of the skin. Devised to be used after a first facial cleanse, this mask is effective within a few minutes of letting it rest on the skin. Remove with a damp cloth or rinse with water. It can also be used as a cleansing milk, but it is not advisable to use as an eye make-up remover.
With dry hands, apply a thin layer of product on face and neck, preferably on damp skin. Avoid the eye area. Let it rest 5-10 minutes until transparent, then remove with a damp cloth or rinse with water. Use twice a week to reveal supple and radiant skin. Can be used as a cleansing milk, but not on eyes. Designed to be used according to skin’s needs, on a weekly basis.
Botanical extracts for Hills and Valleys:
The red grape glycerine extract (Vite Rossa) has an antioxidant and protective action. It stimulates circulation in the blood vessels and collagen production in the skin, keeping it elastic and firm. The red vine leaves used for the extract have organic and Italian origins.
Uviox is a powerful phytocomplex extracted from red grapes skin that has an antioxidant function. It stimulates blood microcirculation and collagen production to create elasticity in the skin and even out its appearance. The red grape skins used have organic origins and are sourced in Emilia Romagna.
Life Essence-Vitis is a nutrient based on lifeblood, extracted from the Malvasia vineyards. Its complex mix of nutrients provides skin with elasticity and hydration. The Life Essence sap originates in the hills of Emilia Romagna.
Hypericum Perforatum, also known as St. John’s Wort, is a plant that grows in the wild. It is commonly utilised in cosmetic formulations due to its regenerating and evitalising properties. When macerated using sunflower oil, it turns into a gorgeous deep red extract. The flowers used for the steeping process are organically grown in the region of Marche in Italy.
Achillea Hydrolate has astringent, decongestant and protective properties. The yarrow flowers used for distillation are of Moroccan origin and high in content of azulene, its anti-inflammatory active ingredient.
Grape seed oil has antioxidant, astringent and stimulating properties for the skin barrier.
Vegetable squalene is extracted from olive oil. It is an oil that has emollient, soothing and regenerating properties. Squalene is naturally produced by human sebum,as its function is to keep the skin hydrated.
The hydrolysed hyaluronic acid used in our formulations is low in molecular weight. One of its main functions is to retain water in the intra cellular matrix of the connective tissue. By acting as a water reserve, it contributes significantly to the elasticity of the skin.
Glyceryl Stearate Citrate, Magnesium Stearate, Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein and Sucrose Laurate are emulsifying ingredients of vegetable origin and produced in Europe.
Sodium Levulinate, Sodium Anisate and Glyceryl Caprylate are the preservative system of natural origin present in this formula.
Achillea millefolium Flower Water - Yarrow flower water
Aqua - Purified water
Vitis Vinifera Seed Oil - Grape seed oil
Squalane - Vegetable origin
Glyceryl Stearate Citrate - Emulsifier of natural origin
Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil - Sunflower seed oil
Glycerin - Natural origin
Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein - Vegetable origin
Sucrose Laurate - Emulsifier natural origin
Hydrolyzed Grape Skin - Natural origin
Vitis Vinifera Leaf Extract - Natural origin
Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract - Calendula flower extract
Hypericum Perforatum Flower Extract - St John’s Wort flower extract
Bisabolol - Natural origin
Vitis Vinifera Vine Sap - Natural origin
Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil - Jojoba seed oil
Hydrolyzed Hyaluronic Acid -
Xanthan Gum -
Tocopherol - Vitamin E
Panthenol - Vitamin B5 synthetic origin
Magnesium Stearate - Emulsifier natural origin
Sodium Citrate - Preservative
Sodium Levulinate - Preservative
Sodium Anisate - Preservative
Glyceryl Caprylate - Preservative
Achillea Millefolium Oil - Yarrow oil
Iris Pallida Root Extract - Iris root extract
Potassium Sorbate - Preservative
Spartium Junceum Flower Extract - Weaver’s broom flower extract
Lactic Acid - Acidity regulator
Sodium Benzoate - Preservative
Sorbitol - Preservative
Citric Acid - Acidity regulator
Lecithin - Lecithin
Alcohol - Alcool
Limonene* - allergen
Methyl Eugenol* - allergen
*from essential oils