Our Three-Step Skin Care System
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We make it easy to achieve the best results and affordable too! Our products not only safely and effectively address pregnancy acne and melasma, but our simple three-step system covers ALL the bases of a comprehensive skin care regimen. It is the best skin care during pregnancy and while nursing.
Our products will:
- cleanse & naturally exfoliate
- hydrate & soothe
- provide high levels of antioxidants and anti-aging properties
- significantly reduce breakouts and lighten melasma, hyperpgimentation
- increase collagen and elastin production, which reduces fine lines & wrinkles
- help with inflammation and irritation
- offer superior broad spectrum sun protection
- provide an overall healthy complexion
You can finally relax and enjoy beautiful skin without worrying about harmful ingredients. With Pretty Mommies you can feel confident about your appearance and your baby’s well being.
Physician Recommended – Top Rated Pregnancy Skin Care
*All Pretty Mommies products are Vegan, Gluten Free, Estrogenic Activity Free, Cruelty Free and Made in the USA.
Sodium Olivate is derived from the salt of olive oil and has mild exfoliation properties and is rich in vitamins, minerals and anti-oxidants. It has a creamy rich lather but rinses off easily and leaves behind no greasy residue. Olives are a great source of fatty acids during pregnancy and fatty acids are needed for fetal brain development.
Vegetable Glycerin is a non-toxic colorless and odorless liquid produced from vegetables. It has emollient and lubricating properties and helps to cleanse and moisturize the skin. Glycerin has antimicrobial effects, helps to heal wounds and also helps to restore skins elasticity. Glycerin based cleansers are highly recommended during pregnancy.
2% Lactic Acid is an alpha hydroxy acid which is derived naturally from fruits and milk and is extremely effective for helping with photo-aging and sun damaged skin. It is an excellent exfoliant, stimulates collagen production and because of its antibacterial properties it is widely used for improving acne prone skin. It has long been approved for the use during pregnancy.
Rosa Rubiginosa (Rose Hip) Oil is high in vitamin C as well as other components that help with skin regeneration and elasticity. There have been studies conducted where daily applications of rose hip oil were linked to wrinkle reduction and the fading of sun damaged skin. It has also been known to lighten hyperpigmentation. Rose Hip has for a long time been used in pregnancy products.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract plant extract has been used for centuries to treat burns, skin abrasions and for skin protection and regeneration. It is also excellent for anti-aging and for maintaining younger more youthful looking skin. It is considered safe and acceptable when used topically during pregnancy.
Aspalathus Linearis (Red Tea) Extract is used for a wide variety of skin care ailments such as diaper rash, acne, eczema and aging. Red Tea is a great antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and has high antimicrobial properties. Red Tea has also shown to relieve colic in newborns. It has been used in holistic medicine and is commonly recommended to pregnant women to help increase necessary iron levels while pregnant.
Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Extract is great at promoting anti-aging. It is a potent antioxidant that protects the skin from free radicals, protects against photo-aging and photo-damage cause by ultra violet rays. It also helps to bring down inflammation that sun damage has caused. Studies have found that green tea was able to rejuvenate old skin cells that were at the end of their life cycle. Many world renowned dermatologists recommend the use of topical green tea during pregnancy.
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba Oil) Seed Oil has many skin care benefits. It is helpful at healing sores and wounds. It inhibits bacterial and fungal microbes. It is often used in the treatment of acne due to the fact it blends with the natural sebum of the skin, which curbs overproduction of oil. It actually “tricks” the skin into producing less sebum which can clog pores. It penetrates the skin rapidly and reduces water loss. It can be effective at lightening marks or scars and restoring the skin’s natural pH balance. It is used widely in many pregnancy products today and is not linked to any known health risks.
Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract has both strong moisturizing abilities as well as mild astringent effects. It is soothing and helps to relieve puffiness while removing dead skin cells. Cucumbers not only help to revitalize the skin but are also safe and great to eat while pregnant and nursing.
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil is a good source of B Vitamins and is tolerated by all skin types. It helps to soothe inflamed skin, moisturizes and provides a healthy glow. This oil is a commonly prescribed aromatherapy aid for pregnant women.
Citrus Sinensis (Sweet Orange) Oil replenishes dry and sun damaged skin. It has traditional medicinal uses for coughs, colds and digestive conditions. It is a natural scent in our product.
Vegetable Glycerin is a non-toxic colorless and odorless liquid produced from vegetables. It has emollient and lubricating properties and helps to moisturize the skin. Glycerin has anti microbial effects, helps to heal wounds and also restore skins elasticity.
Citrus Aurantium Sinensis (Orange) Fiber is an all natural emulsifier made from orange pulp. Sweet orange has a calm and cooling effect on the skin. It has anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antibacterial, fungicidal and toning properties. It is useful for dull, congested, oily skin. It may also improve circulation. Due to the vitamin C found in oranges it is highly recommended for pregnant and nursing women.
Ethyl Macadamiate is derived from macadamia seed oil. It is an exceptionally mild skin conditioner with unique penetrating and spreading ability. It is natural alternative to silicone where a botanical, nonvolatile and/or lipid-soluble substance is preferred. Macadamia is excellent oil that protects and heals skin blemishes such as scars, sunburn, minor wounds and other irritations. Because of its high absorption rate it has great moisturizing properties.
Squalane (Olives) is derived from Squalene but is much more stable, both come from olive oil. Squalane moisturizes your skin and is absorbed quickly. Your skin will feel supple, look plumper and wrinkles will be less apparent. Of course just like Olive Oil it is completely safe for pregnant and nursing moms.
Rosa Rubiginosa (Rose Hip) Seed Oil helps to assist the skin with hydration. It improves tone and texture and replenishes moisture. Rose Hip Oil also helps with wrinkles, sun-damage, spots, scars and acne. It is suitable for babies and those with sensitive skin. This oil is safe for pregnant and nursing women.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract acts as a natural barrier and shields skin from dangerous toxins. It heals skin by helping to destroy bacteria that try to invade cuts and wounds. It also proves helpful in removing dead skin cells. Aloe moisturizes the skin and helps to provide oxygen to the skin cells which in turn increases the strength and synthesis of skin tissue. It is considered safe for pregnancy and nursing when used topically.
Aspalathus Linearis (Red Tea) Extract has many skin care benefits and is used for a variety of skin problems such as eczema, diaper rash, acne and anti-aging. It is a natural antioxidant; it has antimicrobial properties and is also an anti-inflammatory. Red Tea has shown to relieve colic in newborns. It is used frequently in holistic medicine and is commonly recommended to women to help increase iron levels while pregnant.
Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Extract is a potent antioxidant that protects the skin from free radicals, protects against photo-aging and photo-damage cause by ultra violet rays. It also helps to bring down inflammation that sun damage has caused. Studies have found that green tea was able to rejuvenate old skin cells that were at the end of their life cycle. Many world renowned dermatologists recommend the use of topical green tea during pregnancy.
Hyaluronic Acid occurs naturally in the body and its benefits are well known as an effective anti-aging skin care treatment. One key factor is hyaluronic acids ability to retain water which contributes to the skins youthful appearance. As you age the levels of hyaluronic acid decreases and thus adversely impacts the skin’s ability to retain moisture which leads to wrinkles.
Triple blend of Vitamin C (Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate and Ascorbyl Glucoside)
Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate is another form of Vitamin C that is considered stable and gentle. It is absorbed into the skin first then is converted to Ascorbic Acid. Due to this fact it is thought to be good at treating acne because it is not an irritant when applied, like Ascorbic Acid can be. Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate can stimulate collagen and is also a highly effective skin brightener.
Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate is a great skin lightener and brightener. It is also effective for UV protection and repair. It is a potent antioxidant that is non-irritating and is also an anti-inflammatory.
Ascorbyl Glucosideis a new type of stable vitamin C that is not easily oxidized. This form of Vitamin C shares the same physiological activation as L-Ascorbic Acid, but because it is less degradable it has a sustained action on improving skin brightening and discoloration. It will also stimulate collagen production to help prevent aging.
The blend of these three types of Vitamin C’s make a dynamic combination of superior antioxidants without irritation. This trio represents a soothing anti-inflammatory formulation that is excellent at boosting collagen production, reducing hyperpigmentation and helps with overall anti-aging.
Tricholoma Matsutake Singer Extract (Japanese Mushroom) has effective brightening qualities and effectively helps to fade away dark, pigmented spots. There have been many studies to show outstanding digestive benefits of this mushroom and now many studies to show very promising skin brightening properties. This mushroom is also a free radical scavenger. Mushrooms are a great source of vitamin B and Zinc which is essential for pregnant and nursing moms.
Glucose, or commonly called sugar, is an important energy source that is needed by all the cells and organs of our bodies. Combined with the following two ingredients (Lactoperoxidase and Glucose Oxidase) make a safe, effective and natural anti-microbial, antioxidant that gives our product “preservative free” protection.
Lactoperoxidase is an enzyme found naturally in milk that is known to have antimicrobial and antioxidant properties. According to research published in the Journal of Applied Microbiology, it has antibacterial properties that are helpful for the skin and can eliminate acne-causing bacteria.
Glucose Oxidase is a natural enzyme derived from honey. Honey contains many anti-aging benefits to the skin as well as anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties.
Vegetable Glycerin helps to moisturize the skin. It also has antimicrobial effects and helps to make skin more supple and improve elasticity.
Organic Jojoba Oil helps promote the healing of skin. It has antimicrobial properties which help in healing sores and wounds and also is very useful against fighting against bacterial and fungal infection. Jojoba penetrates the skin and rapidly reduces water loss while softening. This is great for reducing and preventing wrinkles and restoring the skins natural pH balance.
Organic Rose Hip Fruit helps to leave skin healthier and more radiant looking by improving the skins tone and texture and aiding with hydration and replenishing moisture. Rose Hip is even suitable for babies with sensitive skin. Studies have been conducted proving that Rose Hip helps with wrinkle reduction and fading sun spots.
Caprylic Capric Triglyceride is coconut derived is very light in texture, non-greasy and easily absorbed. It is used as an emollient because it helps to calm and soften the skin. It is also commonly found in vitamins because it is an effective dispersing agent.
Organic Green Tea neutralizes UV light and fights free radicals. Green Tea is a powerful anti-inflammatory and is great for sensitive skin to help soothe it. A study conducted by the Medical College of Georgia found that green tea was able to rejuvenate old skin cells that were at the end of their life cycle.
Glyceral Stearate (coconut derived) is also found naturally in the human body. It acts as a lubricant on the skins surface. It can protect the skin from free radicals and helps to soften and smooth the appearance.
Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil helps to clean out pores and remove blackheads as well as have many skin moisturizing benefits. It aids in promoting a smooth and radiant complexion.
Hydrolyzed Jojoba Esters derived from Jojoba Oil and has been proven to increase and extend moisturization potential when used in conjunction with glycerin.
Stearic Acid is derived from vegetables. It is used as an emulsifier and has a cooling effect when applied to the skin.
Tocopherol (Vitamin E) has many skin care benefits. It is a great antioxidant, great for anti-aging, for sun protection and treatment with scars. Vitamin E helps with the appearance of age spots, helps with water loss and strengthens the skins barrier function.
Methylcellulose is a safe ingredient used in many skin care products to improve the product flow and to aid with dispensing. It also helps to improve product stability. It is used in the manufacturing of capsules in nutritional supplements; its edible and nontoxic properties provide a vegetarian alternative to the use of gelatin.
Organic Shea Butter helps with scars, burns, blemishes, wrinkles and dark spots. It has healing and anti-inflammatory properties. It causes reactivation of collagen synthesis, resulting in younger looking skin.
Organic Buriti (Mauritia Vinifera) restores moisture to sun exposed skin. It is a natural sunscreen, contains high levels of antioxidants and helps to reduce the apperance of fine line and wrinkles. It also has the amazing ability to soothe and heal burns.
Organic Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Juicecontains linolenic acid which is an essential Omega-3 fatty acid. it helps to protect collagen and keeps the skin looking younger and firmer.
Xanthan Gum has the great capability of holding water. It also helps with the stabilization of products. It is used in many food products.
Capryl Glycol is a humectants and skin conditioning agent. It also functions as a stabilizer and helps to enhance other antimicrobial ingredients.
Potassium Sorbate is a naturally occurring antimicrobial. It is one of the safest and most commonly used ingredients to provide protection against a wide variety of microbes.
Ethylhexyl Glycerin is a skin conditioning agent and also helps to provide antimicrobial agents to ingredients.