Revolutionary prebiotic derived from micro-algae


Cell renewal, anti-acne, anti-maskne, soothing, rejuvenation and revitalization of the skin

INCI name: 

Plankton Extract (For China compliance use: Chlorella Vulgaris Extract)

Also contains: 

Propanediol (Solvent) and Lactic Acid (pH adjustment)


  • Algaktiv

ALGAKTIV® BioSKN is a natural and completely sustainable active isolated from the wall of microalgae that opens a new world of innovation potential by exploiting cell barrier compounds for skincare.

It is able to outperform epidermal growth factor (EGF) on primary keratinocytes growth and motility and demonstrates broad spectrum prebiotic and probiotic enhancing properties.

ALGAKTIV® BioSKN is the ultimate superfood for skincare, delivering cellular energy while ensuring a holistic skin balance.

New efficacy test data demonstrates that ALGAKTIV® BioSKN is also ideal for scalp care. It is able to reduce sebum, reduce irritation & itching, and rebalance the scalp microbiome including inhibition of Malassezia furfur - a yeast organism associated with dandruff.


  • Rejuvenates and revitalizes aging skin thanks to its potent regenerative power
  • Promotes clear skin by reducing sebum and balancing the skin microbiome with its broad prebiotic action (direct and indirect)
  • Delivers the latest in skin nutrition - inject energy (cell renewal) while preserving the skin delicate balance (microbiome and calmed skin)

Usage Level: 1%


Thanks to its microbiome-centric design and skin-balancing technology, ALGAKTIV® BioSKN enables you to hydrate & rejuvenate the skin AND help prevent Maskne at the same time. Click here to download the report (please ensure you're logged in to view this document).



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