Soothology Ultra Strength
Pain Soothing Gel
Soothology is a marine-based therapeutic gel formulated to ease muscles aches and tension. This lightweight, non-sticky formula goes on the skin smoothly and penetrates quickly delivering nutrients and minerals to help alleviate soreness.
Soothology is rich in red and brown marine algae and herbal extracts, including rosemary extract and essential oils of peppermint, that help reduce inflammation, relieve areas of discomfort, and support muscle recovery.
Soothology is preservative free.
Caffeine has been shown to offer relief to muscle discomfort by lessening the sensation of discomfort on adenosine receptors that signal pain sensations. Researchers found that caffeine can help reduce post-workout muscle soreness. Another study found that caffeine significantly reduced muscle discomfort while exercising.
Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea Extract)
Camphor comes from the wood of a camphor laurel tree (Cinnamomum camphora) and is often used in topical creams and lotions to alleviate muscle and joint discomfort. It is also known to lessen inflammation and is easily absorbed through the skin. Camphor has been used in a variety of topical applications showing benefits in alleviating discomfort.
Chlorophyll is high in vitamins A, C, E, and K and antioxidants that help protect against free radical damage. Chlorophyll can also lessen inflammation and is often used as a therapy for muscular health.,
Chondus Crispus (Irish Moss)
Irish moss is a type of red algae that is used as a natural emollient or thickening agent in topical products. Filled with antioxidants and a rich mineral content, including vitamin A, vitamin B1, iron, magnesium, and calcium, Irish moss is also used to lessen inflammation in tissue and hydrate the skin.
Essential oils of Menta Piperita (Peppermint)
Instead of being derived from petroleum or denatured products, ethyl alcohol is made from sugar cane. With a low molecular weight, ethyl alcohol is combined with topical ingredients to help the nutrients penetrate the skin.,,
Glycerin is a natural compound found in animal and plant-derived fats. It promotes hydration and improves the application of topical therapies. It also contains anti-irritant and anti-inflammatory properties, and is considered safe according to the European Working Group’s Skin Deep Database (EWG).
Glycolic acid is commonly used in skin care products to moisturize and refresh the skin.
Hibiscus flower extract contains properties that lessen inflammation and has a therapeutic effect for a variety of medicinal purposes. It includes anti-microbial and antioxidant properties to fight off free radical damage.
As a thickening agent and lubricant derived from cellulose, hydroxyethylcellulose is used in topical gels to help bind the formula together. It is considered safe and a non-irritant that is commonly used in skin care formulas.
Isotonic seawater is considered a therapeutic agent with a mineral composition similar to blood plasma to absorb well into the body. It contains a third of the salt content of water found in the ocean and has the highest safety rating for skin care ingredients according to the Environment Working Group’s Skin Deep Database (EWG).
Lithothamnium Algae Extract
As mineral-rich red marine algae, Lithothamnium algae has 32 trace minerals, including selenium, zinc, copper, iodine, and chromium. This rich emollient penetrates the skin and contains properties that lessen inflammation.
Menthol is a topical muscle and joint reliever that offers a cooling sensation to temporarily lessen discomfort. When applied with methyl salicylate as a topical relief formula, menthol significantly alleviated discomfort in subjects with muscle strain.
Porphyra & Laminaria Algaes
Porphyra and Laminaria are marine algaes known for their healing micronutrient properties. Porphyra red algae is made of properties and minerals that help soothe away inflammation. Laminaria is a kelp that is rich in minerals, such as iodine, potassium, magnesium, calcium and iron, that are important to muscle health.
As an active ingredient in topical gels, laminaria may help reduce inflammation and support wound healing with anti-irritant actions. Porphyra and laminaria have both been shown to have protective effects against lipid peroxidation that causes cellular damage.
Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary)
Sodium Hyaluronate is a sodium salt that has beneficial properties similar to hyaluronic acid. It helps promote nutrient absorption, microcirculation and skin hydration. It has also been used for wound healing since the 1930s, and has been shown to significantly reduce joint discomfort.,,
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