Epoch is a skincare line from Nu Skin that has been around for a long time and enjoys a loyal following. In Europe it is not so well known, which is why we would like to introduce it to you.
Botanical ingredients, sustainability and helping others are one thing - really good results in body, face and hair products are another what makes Nu Skin's Epoch line so special.
🌳 Nu Skin's ethnobotanical body care range consists of sustainable wellness products. Developed in harmony with nature and with the valuable knowledge of various indigenous cultures about the effectiveness of plants.
🌟 All products contain herbal ingredients from renewable resources and help with special skin care problems in a natural, beneficial and soothing way.
❤️ For every Epoch product sold, $0.25 will benefit the Nu Skin Force for Good Foundation. Since 1996, Nu Skin has been supporting the health care and educational opportunities of children all over the world.
All Epoch products are dermatologically tested.
What is ethnobotany?
In ethnobotany, the use of plants by indigenous cultures is studied. The focus is on the traditional use of plants.
Ethnobotanical research relies on empirical evidence while using advanced methods to identify plants that have beneficial traits.
Indigenous people are traditionally known for their herbal remedies for health and beauty issues.
To access the knowledge that has survived over the years, Nu Skin works with highly respected ethnobotanists. dr Paul Cox, one of the world's leading ethnobotanists, lived in Polynesia for five years and gained the confidence of the locals and spoke the language. He researched the effectiveness of plants and came up with the idea of giving something back to indigenous peoples if we use their knowledge.
dr Honored by Time Magazine as one of 11 "Medical Heroes" in 1997, Paul Cox is an expert in the field of ethnobotany. As Nu Skin's Scientific Advisor, he works with Nu Skin to share the wonders of ancient plant cultures with the world.
The Epoch line of care is based on the valuable knowledge (passed down from one generation to the next generation) shared with these scientists.
The skin-friendly plant substances care for the skin in a natural and pleasant way, even with special needs.
Be Epoch - do yourself, our environment and others good
Epoch is about doing good - for you, the cultures that inspired Nu Skin, and the planet we all live on. Since 1998, Nu Skin has donated $0.25 for every Epoch product sold directly to the Nu Skin Force for Good Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to distributing Epoch donations to benefit people and the planet. Since its inception, hundreds of humanitarian projects worldwide have been supported with more than $13 million.
Nu Skin sees itself as a Force for Good - social responsibility is more than just a phrase here. We, Elke & Sandy, have already visited Nu Skin twice in the USA and know what we are talking about. At Nu Skin everyone has a big heart - from the founders, through management, research, through employees to distribution partners like us.
Epoch has switched to Eco-Pac tubes, which help save 67 tons of plastic in production every year - that's the weight of 10 elephants! Choosing eco-friendly bio-resin packaging reduces carbon emissions by 79-95% per tube produced. The collection also includes packaging made from recycled resin and FSC-certified material.
A few favorite Epoch products - discover the beneficial power of nature
Epoch Sole Solution
The natives of Central America traditionally used ground clove pepper to counteract cracked and reddened skin from heel to toe. Nu Skin uses this natural effect with its product Epoch Sole Solution.
In addition, urea provides intensive moisture and dissolves calluses. A The enzyme contained in papaya, papain, removes calloused areas. Epoch Sole Solution does not use any additional fragrances and naturally smells of clove pepper, which has a healing effect.
Unlike simple moisturizers, Nu Skin Epoch Sole Solution tackles the root cause of dry and rough skin on your feet by first removing dead skin cells.
The natural ingredients can then penetrate into the deeper layers of the skin and provide intensive care. This is how Epoch Sole Solution smoothes the skin structure.
For us there is no better foot cream. We also use it as a hand cream and know that many men do the same who otherwise dislike hand cream because of its poor absorption and artificial fragrance. Epoch Sole Solution can do much more. If you would like to know our insider tips, please get in touch.
Epoch Ice Dancer
Refreshes and revitalizes your legs with horse chestnut extract, peppermint oil and wild mint.
Whether through work or sport - if you have been on your feet for a long time, they feel tired and heavy. This cooling gel gives instant relief to tired, aching legs. It absorbs quickly and leaves behind no sticky film. The gel melts into the skin and makes your legs feel like new again with its refreshing combination of horse chestnut extract, peppermint oil and wild mint.
Natural Wild Mint (Mentha arvensis) - Used by Native Americans in the Northwest to refresh and revitalize tired, aching legs.
Horse Chestnut – revitalizing and stimulating properties help relieve the feeling of heavy, swollen legs.
Eucalyptus, menthol and peppermint oil - have a cooling and invigorating effect on the skin and provide a pleasantly refreshing scent.
Ice Dancer not only cools and soothes tired legs. We also use it for bruises, for example.
Epoch Baobab Body Butter
If you are looking for a moisturizing cream for your body that makes your skin really soft and supple and absorbs quickly, then you should get to know the baobab cream.
Epoch Baobab Body Butter is a rich cream with a moisturizing formula containing botanical extracts such as shea butter, macadamia nut oil and African baobab pulp extract.
These proven ethnobotanical products ensure smooth, supple skin and make the skin more resilient.
For every pack of Baobab Body Butter sold, in addition to the $0.25 Nu Skin donates to the Force for Good Foundation, a tree is planted in Malawi that provides food and valuable raw materials, saves 120,000 liters (!) of water and provides shade.
A feast for the body, there is nothing quite like it in our experience.
Epoch Glacial Marine Mud
You may already know the Marine Mud mud mask - it is a real social media star.
Epcoh Glacial Marine Mud is a revitalizing clay mask with Sea plants that draw impurities out of the skin - for smooth, soft skin.
The mask with more than 50 minerals and trace elements such as zinc and copper frees the skin from impurities and absorbs excess sebum without drying out the skin - making it really suitable for all skin types. After rinsing, the skin feels incredibly soft and supple.
The glacial mud comes from natural deposits of an estuary in British Columbia. This fine mud absorbs dead skin cells, excess sebum and other impurities.
Tip: You can use the Glacial Marine Mud not only for your face, but also for blemishes on your arms or back. We also use it to dry out individual pimples.
Epoch Ava Puhi Moni Shampoo and Light Conditioner
With this 2-in-1 product, your hair will be smooth, soft and shiny.
The Polynesians have been using the extract from the cone-shaped inflorescence of the ava puhi plant for generations to thoroughly cleanse and care for their hair.
This cleans the hair thoroughly, making it easy to comb and giving it a silky shine.
The Epoch Ava Puhi Moni Shampoo is also suitable for colored and chemically treated hair.
It smells nice and is super economical.
Epoch Yin and Yang Mask
The Epoch Yin and Yang Mask is the first Nu Skin product to feature the
Groviv logo is featured. That means it contains CEA ingredients. CEA stands for Controlled Environment Agriculture, the agricultural cultivation technology of the future, purer than organic and produced by Nu Skin's subsidiary Groviv.
The nourishing detox mask ensures a healthier, fresher-looking and more radiant complexion.
Inspired by Chinese rituals, this relaxing face mask, suitable for all skin types, nourishes and detoxifies the skin. Considering the pollution our skin is exposed to, this mask is the perfect tool for detoxification and extra care.
Ingredients are kaolin, charcoal, hoya lacunosa flower extract (porcelain flower extract) and ethnobotanical sambac jasmine fragrance, a delicious scent traditionally used in China for relaxation.
Epoch Baby Hibiscus Hair and Body Wash
Does your baby suffer from eczema or dry skin? Do your eyes burn when you wash your hair?
The fragrant, soap-free shower foam is super economical and scented wonderful after hibiscus. It soothes baby's delicate skin and doesn't tug at the eyes. Enjoy the good feeling that there are no harmful substances that do not belong on children's skin!
The mild formula, which does not sting the eyes, is ideal for baby's skin and hair. The practical foam dispenser makes it easy to use with just one hand - dermatologically tested for skin irritation and allergies.
Hibiscus flower extract (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) is used by traditional cultures in Southeast Asia and Central America for baby care - Hibiscus has a soothing and moisturizing effect when washing hair, thereby contributing to a healthy scalp - Elderberry extract is used in Europe for its cleansing and moisturizing properties - Calendula has a calming effect the skin.