The Power inside

HERBS + BOTANICALS

We invite you to more deeply understand our hero ingredients and formula strategy. These synergetic medicinal herbs and ancient wisdom are the foundations of our holistic skincare and herbal remedies. Redmint is passionate about connecting people to the power of plants. We embrace sustainability, ingredient purity, and social and environmental activism. 

Goji Berry

CHINESE WOLFBERRY (GOJI BERRY) is an antioxidant powerhouse, a significant source of vitamin C, minerals, amino acids, carotenoids, and polysaccharides—all of which have incredible benefits, ranging from fighting free radicals to boosting collagen production.

GINKGO BILOBA

GINKGO is an anti-inflammatory herb rich in antioxidants, a compound that feeds on the free radicals that cause wrinkles and other signs of aging. Ginkgo Biloba is a rich source of Vitamin E and can prevent skin problems. It replenishes the skin and keeps it healthy and fresh. 

LINGZHI MUSHROOM

LINGZHI (REISHI) mushroom contain a high concentration of polysaccharides which improve hydration, is a powerful source of antioxidants and has anti-inflammatory properties. Bencao Gangmu, the ancient book of herbal medicine in China, recognizes Lingzhi as the “Mushroom of Immortality.”

White peony root

BAI SHAO (WHITE PEONY ROOT) has a tightening, brightening and nourishing effect on the skin. This herb balances and consolidates Yin essence and vital fluids; soothes liver Qi which translates as detoxifying; reduces premature signs of aging; prevents clotting; and acts as a powerful antioxidant ingredient. 

Angelica Sinensis Root

DANG GUI (ANGELICA SINENSIS ROOT) is an herb that holds a place of honor in TCM for its Yin nourishing and balancing qualities. This herb contains many nutrients, antioxidants, vitamins, valeric acid, and volatile oils that are an excellent natural treatment for male skin conditions. This herb can establish and maintain skin health, renew a pale, dull complexion, revitalize tired skin, and brighten skin tone. 

LICORICE ROOT

GAN CAO (LICORICE  ROOT), has natural anti-microbial properties and helps reduce dullness, swelling and redness, allowing skin to repair and renew more quickly and effectively. Gan Cao is also known for its skin brightening effects for a glowing complexion. This herb is known as the best “assistant” of functions of all other herbs. It helps harmonize the characteristics of other herbs and promotes absorption of other herbs.

Frankincense

RU XIANG (FRANKINCENSE), a powerful herb to promote tissue regeneration, activate qi and improve blood circulation.  Ru Xiang also has analgesic, anti-inflammatory, anti-arthritic, sedative, and antiseptic properties

Myrrh

MO YAO (MYRRH), this herb has long been considered a magical herb for skin healing, tissue regeneration, promote blood circulation and ease pain

Foxglove Root

SHU DI HUANG (FOXGLOVE ROOT), known as its property to tonify blood, nourish the yin energy of kidney and liver. In TCM, yin energy hydrates, nourishes, and rejuvenates for improved skin health. Medicinally this herb helps production of sexual hormones, uplift energy and builds stamina.  

Astragulus root

HUANG QI (ASTRAGULUS ROOT) is a powerful herb that boosts the body’s natural healing ability and supports tissue regeneration. As one of the most important herbs in TCM, it provides superior anti-aging and health boosting effects unlike no other. 

Rosebud

MEI GUI HUA (ROSEBUD) is highly valued in TCM. This herb is ideal for nourishing and refreshing skin. It promotes circulation of Qi and blood to allow more oxygen absorption, harmonizing skin complexion, unblocking stagnation and clearing pores. 

Dandelion

PU GONG YING (DANDELION) makes an excellent tonic for blood and skin health. This herb works wonders in reducing inflammation, clearing pores and increasing circulation. 

Ginseng

REN SHEN (GINSENG) is a powerful collagen boosting ingredient to firm and tighten skin. It is known to regenerate skin cells by increasing oxygenation, improving blood circulation and detoxifying the body, all of which contribute to healthy, glowing skin. 

Wild Asparagus

TIAN MEN DONG (WILD ASPARAGUS) is an herb known to generate fluids and nourish Yin in TCM. This herb can moisturize skin and brighten skin tone. It has antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, expectorant and antiseptic properties that support overall skin health.

Chrysanthemum

YE JU HUA (CHRYSANTHEMUM) has a remarkable detoxifying effect on the skin. It helps eliminate extra fluids developed under the skin, removes skin impurities and clears pores. 

Green Tea

LU CHA (GREEN TEA) is known for its skin-improving quality and for maintaining the health of the skin.  This herb contains endless benefits for skin, and contains EGCG, a potent antioxidant that can regulate oil and sebum production on the skin. It helps improve skin elasticity to slow down signs of aging and moisten skin.

White Atractylodes

BAI ZHU (WHITE ATRACTYLODES) is a skin superfood regarded as the first herb to invigorate Qi and strengthen health in TCM. It is a powerhouse herb relied upon to slow down skin aging, nourish skin, regulate blood sugar levels and support skin digestion.

Angelica Root

BAI ZHI (ANGELICA ROOT) is an herb known to help relax skin fibrous tissue and muscles. It contains analgesic, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and diuretic properties to support overall skin health and provide a brightening and moistening effect.

The sophisticated and refined process of creating Redmint's skincare collection and herbal remedies involve an innovative process of harvesting, hand-crushing, soaking, steaming, macerating and cold-straining of plants to attain the utmost efficacy. At the heart of each formula is a powerful blend of herbs that are Yin nourishing, Qi uplifting and Yang regenerating. 

GOTU KOLA

Ji Xue Cao (GOTU KOLA), contains a potent combination of amino acids, beta carotene, fatty acids and phytochemicals—everything the skin needs to fight off the signs of aging and protect itself from environmental stressors.

Rice Water

RICE WATER is loaded with vitamins, minerals, and amino acids that are essential for maintaining healthy, beautiful skin. It contains the nourishing antioxidant ferulic acid, as well as allantoin, an organic compound that helps soothe and heal skin.

SALVIA ROOT

DANSHEN (SALVIA ROOT), is used in Chinese medicine to promote blood flow, relieve bruising, aid in natural wound healing, regenerate cells, treat acne, psoriasis, eczema and other inflammatory skin conditions.

Mulberry Leaf

SANG YE (MULBERRY LEAF) is known in TCM to calm the liver and clear the eyes. It’s believed to clear heat from the lungs, reduce puffiness and dark circles and moisten dryness

Eyebright

EYEBRIGHT is an herb that is commonly found in natural skincare treatments for the eyes. It helps the eyes look more awake and brightened and is naturally astringent, anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial. It can help the thin, delicate skin around the eyes appear more youthful and refreshed.

Fennel Fruit

XIAO HUI XIANG (FENNEL FRUIT) is an herb that is used in TCM to nourish the liver, improving the regeneration function of liver tissues. In TCM theory, a healthy liver supports healthy eye functions. This herb is also believed to warm the kidneys which provides the ming men fire, the vital energy for youth and reproductive functions. Xiao hui xiang also has a detoxification effect which can reduce eye puffiness and eye bags.

Sea Buckthorn

SHA JI (SEA BUCKTHORN) is a prominent TCM herb that can help heal skin, promote cell regeneration, restore elasticity and protect against dryness. It is the highest source of omega-7 fatty acid and can nourish skin and prevent development of wrinkles.  It’s a skincare superfruit that helps improve skin health. 

MOTHER OF PEARL

ZHEN ZHU MU (MOTHER OF PEARL) is reputed to have numerous benefits that promote healthy skin. It contains calcium which gets absorbed for skin strength; its ingredients include lemon juice and seaweed, both of which are rich in vitamins that promote clear and strong skin. 

Lotus Flower

WHITE LOTUS FLOWER has been shown in clinical studies to provide powerful results, demonstrating an increase in skin elasticity, wrinkle reduction and promotion of skin hydration.  Lotus flower and leaf/root extracts contain potent antioxidants, flavonoids, polyphenol, and vitamins. These compounds provide natural anti-aging benefits to the skin. 

Hemp CBD

HUÖ MÁ RÉN (CBD) is a great option for all skin types. Full-spectrum CBD oil is rich in phyto-cannabinoids, terpenes, flavonoids, waxes, amino acids, pigments, vitamins and has powerful antioxidant, analgesic, and anti-inflammatory properties. CBD oil can help improve skin’s defense mechanisms and has the ability to repair and regenerate.

Lavender Flower

Lavender improves blood circulation by adding oxygen to the skin cells; help to equalize the skin’s pH balance; contains antioxidants that nourish your skin; this herb can also fight bacteria and hep to clean out your pores. With the aid of anti-inflammatory properties, lavender will help to calm skin and reduce the swelling that can accompany acne and other irritations

Calendula Flower

This herb has significant contribution for beautiful skin. Antiseptic and anti-inflammatory activity of this flower can promote fast healing of minor burns, wounds and injuries, also regenerate new cells. Nutrients in this herb can post pone premature aging wrinkles and infuse your skin with a glow. Active ingredients in this herb like iodine, carotene and manganese can promote skin generation and fasten the healing process. Its antimicrobial agents kill acnes bacteria

Honeysuckle flower

JIN YIN HUA (HONEYSUCKLE FLOWER), has excellent antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties. This herb works wonders to relieve skin blemishes; and to offer reliefs from sunburn and minor burns.  Additionally this herb has health benefits as a natural cleanser and detoxifier that cleans up liver as we as body from wind, heat and toxins.

RED PEONY ROOT

CHI SHAO (RED PEONY ROOT), is a Blood tonic herb, known in TCM for its blood impurity function.  This healing property helps ease any stagnation and swelling, promote cell regeneration, soothe inflammation and calm acne blemishes.  This herb can also minimize flakiness and signs of aging for a more toned, healthier appearance of the skin. 

CYPERUS

XIANG FU (CYPERUS) supports gastrointestinal tract wellness, benefits bone and joint health, promotes skin health, benefits respiratory health and benefits oral health. Xiang Fu contains anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antibacterial, and antimicrobial effects. 

Coix Seeds

YI YI REN (COIX SEEDS) is medicinal herb that is used to drain fluid stagnation, support skin's healthy digestion, clears heat, and provides botanical support for fluid balance. Yi Yi Ren supports skin, muscle and skeletal health, and promotes healthy digestion of essential organs.

Lily Bulb

BAI HE (LILY BULB), contains small amounts of calcium, iron, phosphorus, and vitamins B1, B2 and C that are easily absorbable by body. The strong anti-inflammatory property helps ease the heat and irritation of a skin rash, wound, burn, while reducing swelling and encouraging the skin to regenerate itself.  This herb can help reduce redness and allow skin to breathe a sigh of relief. 

Notoginseng root

SAN QI (NOTOGINSENG ROOT), is a powerhouse medicinal herb that helps lipid metabolism (breakdown and storage of fats), reduce clotting of cells and pores.  When applied topically, this herb can promote the circulation of blood to the skin for a healthy, radiant glow.