Ginger – anti-inflammatory, analgesic. Jack Black.
Gingko Biloba Leaf Extract – antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, improves microcirculation. iS Clinical.
Gluconolactone – a polyhydroxy acid that, adjusts pH, moisturizes and hydrates the skin, also an anti-oxidant, and heavy metal chelator. TruLipids.
Green Tea Extract – Potent antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, prevents DNA skin damage from UV radiation. Teamine Eye Complex by Revision.
Growth Factors – studies show they increase skin collagen and elastin levels. Stem cells produce growth factors. SkinMedica, LifeLine.
Glycolic Acid – an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) exfoliates, helps to brighten and lighten dark skin discolorations, stimulates new collagen and dermal thickening, and may increase sensitivity to the sun. Revision Skin Resurfacer, Glytone.
Glycosaminoglycans – supports collagen, increases skin firmness, elasticity, and resistance to stress.
Goldenseal (Hydrastis canadensis) – antibiotic, antifungal, antiyeast, helpful for eczema, and acne.
Gossypium Herbaceum – see Cotton Seed Oil