Because of the super efficacy of this product it may also be used as ordered by a medical professional or as a great post-treatment cream. Glutathione is a naturally occurring intracellular antioxidant in the body that depletes with the aging process. The acetyl-glutathione and glutathione-palmitate ingredients in this cream provide the most potent, stable antioxidant properties with remarkable detoxifying, anti-aging and anti-viral effects. Tea tree oil also possesses excellent anti-viral and anti-bacterial properties to remedy acne and oily skin. Olive oil assists in repairing cells and in preventing cellular damage while soothing, healing and hydrating. Carrot oil stimulates cell growth. Wheat germ oil, rich in protein and lecithin, also boasts antioxidant properties and ability to strengthen the immune system. Gingko increases circulation, prevents capillary fragility and boosts collagen formation and creates fibroblasts. Moisturizing aloe vera softens and heals the skin.