What it is:
An ultra-light gel moisturizer designed for oily skin that balances, clarifies, and refines with timeless Japanese botanicals.
If you want to know more…
This unique, quick-absorbing gel delivers oil-balancing hydration and a petal-fresh finish that lasts all day. The formula features Japanese wild rose to visibly tighten pores and smooth skin texture, as well as Japanese dokudam, which is known for its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties to help calm and clarify active skin. Hadasei-3™an anti-aging trio of Japanese superfoods green tea, rice , and algaerestores healthy-looking, youthful radiance. And a hint of 23-karat gold dust gives skin an instant shine-free glow.
What else you need to know:
Beauty icons for over 300 years, geisha adopted Japanese wild rose to create a refined, poreless-looking canvas underneath their makeup. The Water Gel has harnessed this potent botanical in this unique moisturizer.
This pure formula is noncomedogenic, non-irritating, non-sensitizing, dermatologist tested, cruelty-free, and formulated without mineral oil, synthetic fragrances, sulfate detergents, urea, DEA, or TEA.
Beauty that gives back: every Tatcha purchase you make supports girls’ education around the world. Tatcha is proud to partner with Room to Read to transform girls’ futures.Victoria Tsai, Founder
Clean at Sephora
Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
-Massage one to two pumps of The Water Gel over face, neck, and décolletage in upward strokes.
-Use daily, morning and night.
-Dokudami Extract: Contains antibacterial and skin soothing properties.
-Hadasei-3: Restores a healthy-looking, youthful radiance with green tea, rice, and algae.
Water, Glycerin, Propanediol, Rosa Multiflora Fruit Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Inositol, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Sophora Angustifolia Root Extract, Belamcanda Chinensis Root Extract, Houttuynia Cordata Extract, Sericin, Stearyl Glycyrrhetinate, Algae Extract, Gold, Hydrogenated Lecithin, Squalane, Lecithin, Pistacia Lentiscus (Mastic) Gum, Sodium Dilauramidoglutamide Lysine, Mica, Silica, Xanthan Gum, Bis-Peg-18 Methyl Ether Dimethyl Silane, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/Carboxyethyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Hdi/Trimethylol Hexyllactone Crosspolymer, Polyglyceryl-10 Myristate, Disodium Edta, Tin Oxide, Titanium Dioxide, Peg-400, Butylene Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Alcohol, Phenoxyethanol.
Clean at Sephora products are formulated without:
SulfatesSLS + SLES, Parabens, Formaldehydes, Formaldehyde-releasing agents, Phthalates, Mineral Oil, Retinyl Palmitate, Oxybenzone, Coal Tar, Hydroquinone, Triclosan, Triclocarban, Undisclosed synthetic fragrances (Products can be formulated with disclosed synthetic fragrances that meet the following two criteria: (1) the synthetic fragrances do not include any of the ingredients listed in numbers 1 through 12 above and (2) the synthetic fragrances are at a concentration below 1% of the total formula) The following type of acrylates: (ethyl acrylate, ethyl methacrylate, methyl methacrylate, butyl methacrylate, hydroxypropyl methacrylate, tetrahydrofurfuryl methacrylate, trimethylolpropane trimethacrylate , aluminum salts), Animal Oils/Musks/Fats , Benzophenone + Related Compounds, Butoxyethanol, Carbon Black, Lead/Lead Acetate, Methyl Cellosolve + Methoxyethanol, Methylchloroisothiazolinone & Methylisothiazolinone, Mercury + Mercury Compounds (Thimerisol), Insoluble Plastic Microbeads (This prohibited ingredient applies to products that are meant to be rinsed off ), Resorcinol, Talc (Talc that is free of any asbestos can be used in the formulation provided that Brand conducts testing to ensure that talc is free of any asbestos.), Toluene, Butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA), Butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT) that is 0.1% or more of total formula, Ethanolamines DEA/TEA/MEA/ETA, Nanoparticles As defined by the European Commission, Petrolatum and Parrafin that is not USP grade, Phenoxyethanol that is 1% or more of total formulation, Polyacrylamide & Acrylamide, The following types of Styrene (Bromostyrene, Deastyrene/acrylates/dvbcopolymer, sodium styrene/divinylbenzene copolymer , styrene oxide, styrene), 1,4 Dioxane in final formulas must comply with the thresholds as follows: (10 or < ppm for products that are meant to be rinsed off, wiped off or removed, 3ppm or < for products that are meant to remain on the skin).
Tatcha is a celebration of classical Japanese beauty culture from Kyoto to San Francisco. In 2008, Vicky Tsai encountered centuries-old beauty rituals in Kyoto and a philosophy of care and harmony that forever altered her life. Founded the following year, Tatcha remasters timeless Japanese beauty preparations into clean, luxurious rituals of self-care that invite you into the moment and back to yourself. Every Tatcha purchase also contributes towards a beautiful future by supporting equal access to education for underserved children around the world.
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