N°21 Protecting Ointment

Every morning, as you hold this jar in your hands, you will be transported into the Empress’s chambers. She, just like you today, inhaled this cream’s divine fragrance. The formula contains a perfect balance of cosmetic acids, antioxidants and precious oils. Salicylic acid and azelaic acid can gently exfoliate and fight pigmentation. Ferulic acid is a powerful antioxidant. Natural oils and fats not only nourish the skin but also allow the acids to work gently without damaging the skin.

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Ingredients & usage

Ingredients backed by science


Olea europaea (Olive) fruit oil, Theobroma cacao (Cocoa) seed butter, Aqua, Tallow, Azelaic acid, Sorbitan Stearate, Paraffin, Polyglyceryl-3 polyricinoleate, Cetyl Palmitate, Polyglyceryl-3 beeswax, Niacinamide, Salicylic acid, Phenyl salicylate, Cera Alba (Beeswax), Persea gratissima (Avocado) oil, Helianthus annuus (Sunflower) seed oil, Tocopherol, , Ferulic acid, Phenoxyethanol, Bismuth subnitrate, Theobroma cacao (Cocoa) seed extract, Rosmarinus officinalis (Rosemary) leaf extract, Ethylhexylglycerin, Dipteryx odorata (Tonka) bean extract


Use in the morning. Apply a tiny amount (about the size of a pea) on the cleansed face. Avoid the eye area. Do not wash off.

Product history

In the ancient family recipe book, this cream was called the Tsar’s cream. According to family legend, it was created by our maternal ancestors in the 1770s for Empress Catherine II herself and her court ladies.

How to use

N°21 Protecting Ointment