Ingredients I love to use
These are just a few of the top natural and/or organic ingredients we use to bring you the best body care products you could possibly need or want. Each individual ingredients are beneficial for any skin type. These lotions and skincare products are rich with oils which enhance moisture, smoothness and dry skin relief, leaving it feeling silky and smooth, and having peace of mind knowing that every ingredient being absorbed by your skin is all natural. Homemade with love for your enjoyment.
High in Vitamin E, antioxidant rich fats and proteins, Almond Oil is deeply hydrating, soothing to inflamed skin, and helpful for chapped lips and skin rashes. Overall it helps skin maintain a glowing complexion.
Moisturizes without oiliness. it has remarkable healing properties (there's a reason you've been taught to reach for the aloe when you've spent too much time in the sun). the natural makeup of aloe vera is useful for so many skincare issues, helping with everything from dryness and stretch marks, to acne and aging. it works to moisturize and hydrate the skin while also stimulating collagen and elastin fibres to support skin elasticity and firmness. it's basically a warrior against uneven skin and visible signs of aging.
APRICOT SEED OIL
Rich in vitamins and essential fatty acids, Apricot Oil penetrates skin to soften, increase elasticity, clarity and suppleness. Especially beneficial for dry or mature skin, Apricot Oil goes on light and doesn’t leave an oily feel.
Avocado Oil is jam-packed with proteins, antioxidants and sterolin. It is a superhero for the skin as it heals sun-damage, fades the appearance of age-spot, and packs a moisturizing punch. Avocado Oil deserves a place in everyone’s skin care routine.
Our Beeswax is sourced here in North Amercia by a supplier who does not use bleach or pesticides and who obtains the wax in a humane manner. Beeswax draws moisture to the skin and also provides a protective layer against the elements that is still breathable.
CALENDULA OIL (ORGANIC)
Calendula is renowned for its anti-inflammatory and wound-healing properties. It helps to keep wounds clean and clear of pus and regulates circulation to the skin, supporting healthy skin regeneration as it reduces pain.
Cocoa Butter is an effective skin softener and protectant that helps with consistency and texture of a product, it also provides superior moisturizing qualities while diminishing the signs of aging as well as stretch marks.
COCONUT OIL (ORGANIC)
Rich in emollient fat and, when pressed, yields a white, sweetly-scented, super moisturizing oil which is solid at room temperature but easily melts on the skin, helping to bind and emulsify natural formulations. It protects skin from the elements by forming a thin film, which is not absorbed. Coconut Oil is useful as an after sun skin oil, and is also revitalizing to dry, damaged hair. Saponified Coconut Oil has good cleansing properties and is known for its mildness.
These volatile, rapidly evaporating oils are obtained from the leaves, stem, flower, seed or root of a plant, and usually carry the odour characteristic of the plant. Essential Oils are used in cosmetics, aromatherapy, medicine, perfumery and flavouring. They add fragrance to natural skin care products, as well as contribute their healthful and beautifying quallities through their various abilities to tone, balance, relax, cleanse and invigorate. Although all esential oils are ‘fragrant’, not all ‘fragrances’ are essential oils. True essential oils are plant-derived.
Jojoba is similar to the oils that we produce naturally in our bodies and is therefore easily absorbed and moisturizing. It can aid in soothing problematic skin as its non-greasy, naturally antiseptic and anti-bacterial. It’s anti-inflammatory properties help reduce swelling and redness that accompanies skin abrasions and irritations
The Vitamin C in mango butter helps it to boost the skin, brightening it, while the Vitamin A helps to increase the skin’s youthful appearance, reducing fine lines. Since mango butter is a rich moisturizer, it is very soothing and healing. Due to it’s rich texture, the skin doesn’t soak it up right away, allowing the butter to serve as an extra protective barrier on the surface of your skin and lips to allow them to hydrate and heal. This is also why mango butter can be used to soothe sunburn and to heal minor wounds. Its damage-repairing properties help to mend the skin and leave it healthy and moisturized.
Contains naturally occurring squalene, a component of the hydrolipid mantle. It has anti-microbial, anti-parasitic and anti-inflammatory properties and provides a creaminess to the lather of our soap base.
ROSEHIP OIL (ORGANIC)
High in vitamins C and A and has a strengthening effect on capillaries and connective tissue. Rose extracts are antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and have been used to sooth and heal irritated, chapped skin. It’s rich in antioxidants and essential fatty acids which maintain healthy skin and repair tissue damage.
Sesame has multiple benefits for the skin. Containing antioxidants, vitamins and linoleic acid, Sesame Oil helps to slow the appearance of aging, repair damaged cells, and moisturize without feeling greasy.
is a wonder oil that is 0 on the comedogenic scale (which means it doesn't clog pores). it's perfect for a daily moisturizer and gentle on sensitive and dry skin, plus it reduces irritation from the harsher products in your beauty routine. it's rich in vitamin e, which helps trap moisture in the skin, and is celebrated for its skin-softening capabilities. plus, its haul of antioxidants makes it an excellent anti-aging ingredient that fights free radicals, wrinkles and fine lines.
An excellent emollient and emulsifier, Shea Butter protects against skin dryness and accelerates healing of superficial wounds and irritations. It has a slight photo-protective action and is rich in unsaturated fatty acids and Vitamin E, it is naturally a very stable substance.
A byproduct of soap making, Glycerin is an emollient (skin softener) and humectant. It is soothing and can be used on even the most sensitive skin.
VITAMIN E (TOCOPHEROL)
Natural Vitamin E, derived from a variety of plant oils, has anti-oxidizing effects and helps support the stability of other ingredients in a product. We use Vitamin E as a natural preservative system.
ORGANIC GREEN TEA EXTRACT
is rich in antioxidants and helps to fight inflammation and age-accelerating toxins. With the added benefit of caffeine, it increases circulation to help against cellulite. There are so many reasons you've been hearing about green tea for, like, forever—it helps remove product build-up, is super gentle and soothes skin. it's basically a wonder ingredient, so naturally we couldn't leave it out.
ORGANIC CHAMOMILE EXTRACT
We love its relaxing traits as a tea, but chamomile extracts for skin just might be our favorite use.
It not only reduces inflammation, but also cleanses and moisturizes the skin while soothing irritation. These are invaluable qualities when dealing with damaged skin and is especially powerful for dry or acne-prone skin.
ORGANIC ROSEMARY LEAF EXTRACT
The anti-inflammatory properties of rosemary extract help to reduce swelling and puffiness of the skin. It also helps to heal burns and soothe the skin. This herb's medicinal qualities makes it a powerful cure for chronic skin conditions including dermatitis, eczema and psoriasis. Its antioxidant properties reinforce blood capillaries, helping to reduce the signs of aging on the skin.
They are wonderfully refreshing and make a nourishing and healing skin toner.
Hydrosols are essentially floral waters, by-products of essential oils, that have many roles on the skin, depending on which hydrosol is used.
Chamomile: A wonderful anti-inflammatory and anti-irritant. Chamomile is a natural skin toner, helping to calm and instantly diffuse red, sensitised skin.
Peppermint - This is one of those hydrosols with great astringent properties; it is very cooling and antiseptic, so it makes a great ingredient for foot formulas.
Lavender – Especially helpful for people who have trouble sleeping at nights. Lavender has regenerative properties and it can be used as a facial or as a toner as well.
Rose – A key ingredient in many skin care products. The essential aromatic molecules of rose balances moisture in dry skin and also relieves stressed skin. It helps rejuvenate tired looking skin.