The Light Cream
Inspired by over 30 years of scientific innovation, The Light Cream is a refreshing, weightless emulsion that harnesses the power of Augustinus Bader's proprietary TFC8® technology to help skin remain deeply moisturized while maintaining a matte finish.
A science-backed blend of clean super-hydrators and potent botanicals targets the root causes of overactive sebum, while offering antioxidant protection against pollution and other environmental triggers of unwanted shine. This formula absorbs rapidly into the skin for a beautifully balanced glow that is hydrated, refreshed and radiant.
- Deeply moisturizes while targeting the root cause of overactive sebum, for shine-free skin.
- Helps correct irritation for reduced redness and a refreshed, more radiant glow.
- Provides antioxidant protection against environmental aggressors, which can trigger excess oil production.
- Keeps skin fresh and hydrated in warm, humid or congested urban environments.
- TFC8® supports cellular renewal and guides key ingredients to the cells.
- Refreshing, yet weightless formula for immediate hydration and mattifying benefits.
- 100% vegan and free of irritants, allergens, gluten, GMOs, parabens, fragrance, sulfates (SLS & SLES), DEA, heavy metals, talc and petrolatum/paraffin/mineral oil.
How to Use
In upward, sweeping motions, smooth The Light Cream over the face, neck and décolleté. Apply on clean, dry skin as desired. Follow by applying your Augustinus Bader skincare routine.
TFC8®: A complex of natural amino acids, high-grade vitamins and synthesized molecules naturally found in skin, which guides key nutrients and powerful natural ingredients to the skin cells, creating an optimal environment for the body’s innate processes of repair and renewal.
Australian Lemon Myrtle Extract: Extract: Known as the queen of the lemon herbs, Lemon Myrtle (or Sweet Verbena) is a flowering tree that grows wild in the subtropical rainforests of Queensland. Traditionally used for healing and cooking, this polyphenol-rich botanical helps protect skin against environmental oxidation and aggressors such as pollution that can trigger overproduction of oil, while reducing inflammation and promoting oleostatis (balanced sebum levels).
Rice Bran Oil: A plant-based antioxidant powerhouse that is also packed with nourishing short-chain fatty acids, for dual protection against free radicals and visible signs of premature aging caused by damage. With a high concentration of oleic and linolenic acids, it is ideal for acne prone skin. Its natural emollient qualities also make this multitasking active an excellent source of hydration without clogging pores, for skin that is supple, soft and smooth.
Triple Hydration Complex: An innovative skincare technology for multi-dimensional moisture. Helps to maintain hydration and firmness of the skin by stimulating cellular cohesion, while forming a protective surface layer to increase water content and actively prevent Trans-Epidermal Water Loss, for a complexion that is fresh, supple and soft.
Baobab Leaf Extract: A plant-based substance sustainably sourced from Burkina Faso that is known to help improve elasticity and tone in all skin types. Lifts and smooths while improving the appearance of wrinkles and visible signs of fatigue.
Balancing: A blend of potent botanical compounds derived from wetland grasses and the Poria mushroom, traditionally known for its immune-boosting properties. Strengthens the skin while soothing irritation and inflammation, to improve barrier function and increase resilience from external stressors.
Aloe Vera: An anti-oxidant rich, anti-inflammatory emollient derived from an ancient semi-tropical plant in the tree lily family. Prized for its powerful soothing and calming properties to rebalance, comfort and reduce redness in irritated, reactive skin, while stimulating cell regeneration and flooding skin with moisture.
Bio-Optimized Green Tea: A potent form of this ancient healing botanical, specifically derived from its key detoxification molecule, which is known to be 25x more effective than Vitamin C. Relieves inflammation, scavenges free radicals, and inhibits the destruction of collagen, for skin that is smooth, toned and more resilient to daily stressors.
Aqua/Water/Eau, Glycerin, Maris Aqua/Sea Water/Eau de Mer, Sodium Acrylates Copolymer, 1,2-Hexanediol, Cellulose, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Propanediol, Glyceryl Glucoside, Ethylhexyl Polyhydroxystearate, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil, Squalane, Lecithin, Sodium Phytate, Citric Acid, Sodium Hyaluronate, O-Cymen-5-Ol, Hydrolyzed Rice Protein, Maltodextrin, Sodium Citrate, Sodium Hydroxide, Hydrolyzed Adansonia Digitata Extract, Porphyridium Cruentum Extract, Phragmites Communis Extract, Poria Cocos Extract, Backhousia Citriodora Leaf Extract, Sodium Benzoate, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice Powder, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Hydrogenated Lecithin, Tocopheryl Acetate, Xanthan Gum, Alanyl Glutamine, Arginine, Oligopeptide-177, Phenylalanine, Potassium Sorbate, Sisymbrium Irio Seed Oil, Sodium Chloride, Epigallocatechin Gallatyl Glucoside.
About Augustinus Bader
Backed by his over 30 years of research in cellular repair and his deep understanding of stem cell biology, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, Professor Bader has developed the patented technology TFC8® - the renewing complex present in Augustinus Bader skincare line.
Launched in 2018, Augustinus Bader is a premium, science-led skincare line backed by the highest caliber of applied science in the industry.