Argania Spinosa (Argan) Kernel Oil
Argan oil is known as a super agent for skincare, due to its high levels of antioxidants, essential fatty acids and natural vitamin E.Because this natural oil is said to contain three times more
anti-ageing vitamin E than any other natural oil, it is often used in skin care products
for its restorative and anti-ageing benefits. Argan oil softens and soothes, decreasing wrinkles and stretch marks.
Boswellia Serrata (Frankincense) Oil
Frankincense oil can be added to a base cream or lotion to help with general skin tone and condition, whilst reducing oily skin, rejuvenating more mature skin, and helping wounds,
ulcers and sores to heal better. Frankincense oil soothes and calms the mind, slowing down and deepening breathing, and is excellent for use when meditating. It also helps to calm anxiety and obsessive thinking linked to the past.
Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Seed Oil
Cannabis sativa contains an abundance of Omega-6 and Omega-3 essential fatty acids, which are higher than any other plant in the world. It can prevent moisture loss in the skin and help prevent premature aging.
It is also useful in alleviating many skin conditions such as eczema, acne, dermatitis, inflammation and psoriasis. It is also rich in gamma-linolenic acid, or GLA, which has a number of skin health benefits, such as
softening, smoothing, anti-aging and anti-inflammatory properties.
Palmarose Essential oil has a moisturizing and hydrating effect on the skin, which is great to fight wrinkles. It also balances the natural secretion of sebum, which keeps the skin supple and elastic. On a cellular level, it helps with the formation of new tissue, and for that reason is great for rejuvenating and regenerating the skin. It is most useful when fighting dry skin and to resolve skin infections. Palmarose oil calms the mind, yet has an uplifting effect, whilst clearing muddled thinking. It is used to counter physical and nervous exhaustion, stress-related problems and nervousness.
Grape Seed Oil
Grape seed oil has excellent emollient properties. Due to its antioxidant properties, grape seed oil can delay skin aging by minimizing the damage caused by free radicals, and can also provide protection against sun damage.
It has astringent properties, and can tighten the skin. The linoleic acid found in grape seed oil can be very beneficial in skin conditions such as acne, dermatitis and eczema. Linoleic acid can soothe and nourish the skin,
and help it to repair. It’s high levels of Vitamin E keep the skin firm and smooth. Grape seed oil is easily absorbed by the skin, and it can be used for reducing age spots, sun burn, wrinkles and stretch marks.
Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil
Avocado oil contains many vitamins that help skin rejuvenation, and therefore is known for its anti-oxidant properties. It contains vitamin A, various B vitamins including B1 & B2, vitamin D and E,
as well as beta-carotene, potassium and lethicin. Avocado Oil rejuvenates skin by increasing collagen production, because it can penetrate the skin very deeply. It also brings relief to sun-damaged skin,
balances dry skin, and helps eczema and psoriasis. If used regularly, it gives wrinkle-free, youthful, elastic skin.
Plum Kernel Oil
Plum kernel oil contains both oleic and linoleic fatty acids (omegas 6 and 9), which prevent premature skin aging. It also contains lots of vitamin E, which results in fewer fine lines, increased skin softness,
and also acts as a natural preservative for the oil itself. It is superior to some other oils because it moisturizes without being heavy, and is non-comedogenic, so it won’t clog your pores.
Punica Granatum (Pomegranate) Seed Extract
Punica Granatum, also known as Pomegranate, has long been touted for its high levels of vitamin C and antioxidants, which can help prevent cell damage. Several studies have shown its ability to accelerate wound healing,
as well as playing a positive role in the repair of sun-damaged and ageing skin. Pomegranate extracts exert their positive effects by extending the life of fibroblasts, the cells responsible for producing collagen and elastin,
the components that give strength and support to the skin.
Prunus Domestica (Plum) Seed Oil
This oil belongs to the same family as the Almond. It is rich in antioxidants, unsaturated fatty acids and vitamin E. The flavor of Plum Kernel oil closely resembles that of Marzipan. French Plum Kernel Virgin oil can be effective in treating dry / cracked skin, eczema, psoriasis, acne and sunburned skin. It is a good for revitalizing maturing skin.
Rosehip oil is extracted from the hip of the rose, and contains an abundance of nutrients. It is a natural source of vitamin E, an anti-inflammatory anti-oxidant that calms and hydrates dry and sensitive skin. Vitamin E also helps protect skin cells from sun damage. Rosehip oil is a natural source of essential fatty acids omega 3, 6 and 9, which help repair and regenerate damaged skin tissue. Rosehip oil is also a natural source of vitamin C, a skin-brightening, anti-ageing antioxidant that helps improve the appearance of pigmentation and restore skin tone. It also helps protect skin from the sun. Rosehip oil is also a natural source of the powerful antioxidants lycopene, which helps improve skin texture and offers protection against premature ageing, and beta-carotene, which helps prevent free-radical damage responsible for skin ageing.
Rubus Idaeus Seed (Raspberry) Extract
This amazing oil is blessed with natural UVA sun-filtration properties to help protect your skin from sun damage. The tiny seeds of our raspberries are from organically grown plants and are cold pressed. High levels of vitamin A give this oil a bright orange colour, and it also boasts beneficial essential fatty acids and Omegas 3 and 6.
safflower oil is used as a non-clogging skin lubricant for all skin types, and acts as a protective barrier to prevent water from leaving your skin. It softens dryness and rough patches,
and assists in dissolving skin blockages – particularly helpful for acne. Pressed from the blooming plant’s seeds, safflower oil is rich in omega-6, and contains extremely high levels of linoleic acid,
an essential fatty acid that offers many skin benefits – powerful dirt/oil-removing abilities, and a softening effect.
Sunflower Oil retains moisture, and in preventing the skin from drying out, it helps to keep wrinkles at bay and the skin looking youthful and vibrantly healthy. It is extremely powerful at keeping away bacteria and maintaining youthful
skin, and contains a rich mixture of vitamins and minerals that have a healthy effect on your skin and its pores. It is very good for acne, and is very high in antioxidants, particularly vitamins A, C and E, which prevent free radicals from
damaging your skin and creating wrinkles and the appearance of premature aging.
Tamanu Oil is a nut oil that is extracted from the nut kernels of the Tamanu Tree after the nut kernels have been collected and left to cure naturally over a 6-8 week period. This oil has a unique ability to promote the formation
of new tissue, thereby accelerating wound healing and the growth of healthy skin (anti-aging). It also has anti-inflammatory, anti-neuralgic, antibiotic and antioxidant properties.
Tamanu Oil also contains Sc Glucan which provides natural UV protection.
Ubiquinone (Coenzyme Q10)
As an antioxidant, Ubiquinone is thought to penetrate the skin easily, and reduce free radical damage via its antioxidant properties. It has also been found to assist cells in building collagen and elastin, therefore reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Vitamin C (Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate)
Vitamin C provides potent antioxidant protection, shielding skin from damaging free radicals to prevent premature aging. It can also reduce the appearance of brown spots and other types of sun damage,
boost healthy collagen production, reduce inflammation and irritation, improve the skin’s natural healing response, and boost your skins defense against UV exposure.