NAC Y2: THE WHAT, WHY & HOW

By Nateisha Scott


The formula that is behind the revolutionary Reparative range and spearheaded 111SKIN to what it is today.

What is NAC Y2

NAC Y2 is broken down as N-acetylcysteine, Ascorbyl Phosphate and Aesculus Hippocastum Extract. This was originally formulated to help patients skin repair after trauma and applied for an accelerated healing time and more effective results. The N-acetyl derivative of amino acid L-cysteine is the precursor for glutathione, an important antioxidant which is produced by the body. Ascorbyl Phosphate is a stable Vitamin C derivative and antioxidant and Aesculus Hippocastum Extract is an active ingredient which is an antioxidant and vasoprotector.

 

NAC Y2, the antioxidant

NAC is valued primarily for its role in antioxidant production and along with two other amino acids (glutamine and glycine), it is needed to make and replenish glutathione. Glutathione is an antioxidant that neutralises free radicals that can damage cells and tissues in the body.

 

The benefits of NAC on the body

Aside from being an essential for making Glutathione, NAC Y2 has many other benefits that help the skin and body. It can help with detoxification of the body, relieve respiratory conditions, boost brain health, boost immune health and may stabilise blood sugar by decreasing inflammation in fat cells.

Essentially …

Renowned for its ability to restore levels of glutathione, NAC plays several important roles in human health.

Discover NAC Y2

Our Reparative Collection focuses on healing, strengthening and hydrating. The collection is formulated with NAC Y2 and is designed to stimulate strong antioxidant activity within the skin. Working this collection into your routine will see a reduction of fine lines, redness and a plumping effect.

As a serum to apply before your moisturiser, it harnesses our unique NAC Y2 formula to protect and repair stressed skin, visibly reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

A lightweight alternative to the Y Theorem Repair Serum, this serum packs all the punch of the original formula but with a lighter, water- like texture. Added brightening agents help target discolouration and pigmentation.

Our rich moisturiser that contains vitamins, antioxidants, and Hyaluronic Acid. The formula plumps and revitalises the complexion while keeping the skin feeling hydrated and nourished.

Lighter than the Y Theorem Day Cream , but with all the benefits, the Y Theorem Day Cream Light works to infuse the skin with potent active ingredients whilst leaving a light, protective barrier to shield the skin from harmful aggressors.

Designed as a night moisturiser, it is a concentrated, nourishing formula designed to cushion the skin in a protective barrier as it hydrates and assists the skin to repair.

The concentrated eye serum is a powerful under eye solution that reduces the visible appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and under eye darkness, all while keeping your orbital area hydrated.

Used after cleansing, the energising essence delivers fast-acting antioxidant properties, whilst prepping and priming the skin for better absorption your 111SKIN routine.

A gentle balm-to-milk cleanser that removes makeup and daily impurities while hydrating, rebalancing and soothing irritation. The Cleansing Balm reduces skin flushing, protects and balances stressed skin making it ideal for post treatment care.

A daytime booster to fortify your skin against the harmful aggressors of the digital age. This unique booster shields the skin against physical and blue light pollution through a powerful combination of peptides and antioxidants.

NAC Y2: THE WHAT, WHY & HOW

By Nateisha Scott

The formula that is behind the revolutionary Reparative range and spearheaded 111SKIN to what it is today.

What is NAC Y2

NAC Y2 is broken down as N-acetylcysteine, Ascorbyl Phosphate and Aesculus Hippocastum Extract. This was originally formulated to help patients skin repair after trauma and applied for an accelerated healing time and more effective results. The N-acetyl derivative of amino acid L-cysteine is the precursor for glutathione, an important antioxidant which is produced by the body. Ascorbyl Phosphate is a stable Vitamin C derivative and antioxidant and Aesculus Hippocastum Extract is an active ingredient which is an antioxidant and vasoprotector.

NAC Y2, the antioxidant

NAC is valued primarily for its role in antioxidant production and along with two other amino acids (glutamine and glycine), it is needed to make and replenish glutathione. Glutathione is an antioxidant that neutralizes free radicals that can damage cells and tissues in the body.

 

The benefits of NAC on the body

Aside from being an essential for making Glutathione, NAC Y2 has many other benefits that help the skin and body. It can help with detoxification of the body, relieve respiratory conditions, boost brain health, boost immune health and may stabilise blood sugar by decreasing inflammation in fat cells.

Essentially …

Renowned for its ability to restore levels of glutathione, NAC plays several important roles in human health.

Discover NAC Y2

Our Reparative Collection focuses on healing, strengthening and hydrating. The collection is formulated with NAC Y2 and is designed to stimulate strong antioxidant activity within the skin. Working this collection into your routine will see a reduction of fine lines, redness and a plumping effect.

As a serum to apply before your moisturiser, it harnesses our unique NAC Y2 formula to protect and repair stressed skin, visibly reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

A lightweight alternative to the Y Theorem Repair Serum, this serum packs all the punch of the original formula but with a lighter, water- like texture. Added brightening agents help target discolouration and pigmentation.

Our rich moisturiser that contains vitamins, antioxidants, and Hyaluronic Acid. The formula plumps and revitalises the complexion while keeping the skin feeling hydrated and nourished.

Lighter than the Y Theorem Day Cream , but with all the benefits, the Y Theorem Day Cream Light works to infuse the skin with potent active ingredients whilst leaving a light, protective barrier to shield the skin from harmful aggressors.

Designed as a night moisturiser, it is a concentrated, nourishing formula designed to cushion the skin in a protective barrier as it hydrates and assists the skin to repair.

The concentrated eye serum is a powerful under eye solution that reduces the visible appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and under eye darkness, all while keeping your orbital area hydrated.

Used after cleansing, the energising essence delivers fast-acting antioxidant properties, whilst prepping and priming the skin for better absorption your 111SKIN routine.

A gentle balm-to-milk cleanser that removes makeup and daily impurities while hydrating, rebalancing and soothing irritation. The Cleansing Balm reduces skin flushing, protects and balances stressed skin making it ideal for post treatment care.

A daytime booster to fortify your skin against the harmful aggressors of the digital age. This unique booster shields the skin against physical and blue light pollution through a powerful combination of peptides and antioxidants.

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