We care about what we put on our faces, and so do you. That’s why RAAD products use only naturally derived ingredients wherever possible.
We love animals and don’t believe in using them for cosmetic testing. On every label, we proudly display our cruelty-free information.
Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil
Jojoba Oil is the liquid wax found in the seeds of the Simmondsia chinensis plant. Its structure is different than most other oils because it is biocompatible. That means it absorbs into the skin easily. It’s rich in vitamin E, zinc, iodine, and other nourishing antioxidants, and it works like a humectant.
Vitis Vinifera Seed Oil
Used in cosmetics and personal care products because of its natural antioxidant properties. Grape Seed Extract has numerous beneficial properties. It is an outstanding antioxidant and UV absorber ingredient.
Squalene and squalane both make great skin moisturizers. Anyone can use either version, but squalene is heavier, making it helpful for extra-dry or mature skin, while squalane is excellent for acne-prone or oily skin.
Myrrh is applied to inflamed skin, helping to soothe and relieve swelling while promoting elasticity and healthy aging. Applying myrrh topically may also support the body in healing skin infections and promote faster healing from wounds and sores.
Elaeis Guineensis Oil
Primarily used as skin conditioning agents - occlusive.
Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Oil
Macadamia Seed Oil has a regenerative effect and outstanding skin care benefits that smooth the skin. It works as a perfect massage oil and is ideal for a hair conditioning product, as well as for the care of wan, dry skin.
Rosmarinus Officinalis Leaf Extract
Rosemary Leaf Extract, also known as rosemary oleoresin or ROE, is not a preservative. It is a very effective antioxidant.
Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria)
Commonly used to relieve inflammatory skin conditions and calm sensitive skin. Provides some antioxidant protection and can be used to soothe, moisturize, and inhibit the growth of bacteria.
Glycerin is a humectant that can be naturally derived from plant oils, or it can also be synthetically produced. As a humectant, glycerin works to moisturize the skin by drawing water from the air into the skin's outer layer. It also forms a protective layer that helps prevent moisture loss.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
Is a succulent plant which offers many benefits and is suited for all skin types, especially dry, damaged, broken, sensitive, and irritated skin. It offers anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antioxidant, humectant, and soothing, anti-itch qualities for the skin.
Chondrus Crispus Extract
Chondrus Crispus is a skin conditioning agent and is useful in the control of viscosity in an overall product. Due to it being a seaweed extract, it is packed full of vitamins and minerals which are vital to the maintenance of healthy skin.
It is a potent antioxidant and skin-soothing agent that can improve the appearance of signs of aging. Ascorbic acid is also a powerhouse when mixed with other antioxidants, or when used alone in higher concentrations, such as 15% or 20% or higher, amounts that can be great for evening out skin tone.
Naturally present in the human body, which allows it to work for any skin type. Hyaluronic Acid binds to water to help retain moisture. Leaving skin that feels and appears hydrated and healthy.
Citric acid is an alpha hydroxy acid used in personal care products to adjust the acidity or promote skin peeling and re-growth in the case of anti-aging products.
Used to prolong the shelf life of skin care products, especially ones found at your retail store. Parabens are harmful since they can penetrate your skin and remain within the tissue. Some studies show once this happens, it can lead to disruption in hormone function among other more pressing concerns.
This industrial chemical used as a solvent or plastic softener is found in a wide variety of skincare and even children's toys. Through studies, Phthalates are shown to damage the liver, kidneys, and lungs from being absorbed through the skin.
We avoid GMOs in our food, but plant derived ingredients often include GMOs to help assist in the efficacy of cosmetic products.