Zin’Cîte™

Deep protection

Nature is a constant inspiration for cosmetics ingredients, but plants are not the only sources of natural actives. Mineral Matters™ liquid stone extracts apply special technology to extract important minerals from precious stones and make them bioavailable to the skin.  The result is a unique line of substantiated stone actives that enhance and protect. Zin’Cîte™ is a zinc complex extracted from smithsonite that offers long-term protection by shielding DNA and preventing glycation. See the other actives in this Mineral Matters™ line:

Use level

1-5%

ECOCERT/COSMOS approved

Smithsonite Extract

Smithsonite is a 100% natural zinc carbonate (ZnCO3) stone sourced in Mexico. Characterized by a silky or pearly luster, this stone can reflect light or appear transparent, depending on the specimen. Smithsonite can be found in different colors, from turquoise to pink.

Smithsonite

A unique process allows us to obtain a stable, bioavailable zinc-rich liquid active from smithsonite. Preservative free.

Green Smithsonite Mineral Semi-Precious Gem Specimen

Claims

  • UVB protection
  • Long-term skin protection
  • Effectively shields cell DNA
  • Anti-glycation activity

Applications

  • Anti-aging
  • Skin firming
  • Sun protection
  • Anti-pollution
  • Spa lines