Ao is nontoxic skincare created by a dermatologist that uses cold processed, raw ingredients from New Zealand. Ao uses a radically different approach to hydration. Instead of slathering moisture on the surface of skin, our products optimize skin function, so you make and keep more natural moisture. We call it adaptive skincare, restoring skin to its native state of health.
At Ao, we source the earth’s most powerful active botanicals, super-antioxidants, vitamins and peptides. We developed a proprietary cold processing system to manufacture these complex formulations without heating during the manufacturing.
No heat means that we can maintain the raw nature of our ingredients and that they won’t lose their potency. Think of it like the difference between a raw and a cooked vegetable. Raw vegetables are more nutrient-rich than their heated counterparts. Ao products are more nutrient-rich than other skincare products.Shop the range
"I had used this product previously and really liked it. However, I let myself run out and started using something else. Within weeks of stopping my skin went back to its old ways. I ordered this new bottle and my skin is loving it. The product makes my skin look more refined."
"The retinal is one of the best product I have ever used on my skin. In the past I tended towards products from the big cosmetic brands, but this is superior to any of those. The retinal is a boost of energy and brightness. It leaves my skin luminescent but not shiny like many others. I am addicted to it."
"I tried these products and previously was a very devout fan of products sold at my dermatologists office. I love the results of this whole line and have now switched. I highly recommend trying any of their products."
How you feel about your skin is what really matters. We tested our products on 70 people.
94% had a positive experience after just 1 week.
92% said their skin felt better - soft, supple and hydrated
88% said that they would purchase again
So you want to use the most powerful skin care available. It makes sense then to use one containing the most powerful natural antioxidant known - up to 6000x more powerful than Vitamin C.
Introducing Astaxanthin made by New Zealand Red Algae. Studies show that Astaxanthin:
• Reduces sun damage
• Reduces wrinkles
• Reduces age spots
• Reduces freckles
While makeup is a fun way of expressing yourself and enhancing your features, you don’t need to rely on it to define your beauty.
Keeping your skin healthy is the foundation of a beautiful natural look. Whether you don’t like makeup or you’re not very good at playing with eyeshadows, here are some useful tips to help you achieve a bare look that screams effortless cool.
Falling asleep with your makeup on it’s so easy after a long day at work or a big night out. While the remnants of next-day eye makeup have a certain appeal, the morning-after damage can leave your complexion looking stressed and dull.
Researchers are looking hard at the untapped potential of natural ingredients in skin care products.
Consumers are driving this trend – but it’s not just about replacing synthetic chemicals with natural alternatives. In today’s world, the natural alternative may actually be more effective.