Aloe Vera, Organic (aloe barbadensis) - often called “The Miracle Plant”, soothing, emollient, antibacterial, heals skin irritations, burns, and wounds, promotes new skin growth, moisturizes, protects, and counters the effects of aging.
Avocado Oil, Organic (persea americana) - This ultra rich oil, containing high amounts of Vitamin A, B1, B2, D, and E. Also contains amino acids, sterols, pantothenic acid, lecithin, and other essential fatty acids. Moisturizes and helps the skin retain its elasticity.
Coconut Oil, Organic (cocus nucifera) - emollient and healing, used in soaps to produce a big fluffy lather. The consistency of coconut oil helps to bind and emulsify natural formulations where no chemical emulsifiers are desirable. It helps to keep connective tissues strong and supple so that the skin doesn’t sag and wrinkle. In some cases it might even restore damaged or diseased skin. The oil is absorbed into the skin and into the cell structure of the connective tissues, limiting the damage excessive sun exposure can cause.
Calendula Extract, Organic (calendula officinalis) - Calendula is beneficial in skin care, not only one of the most effective topical oils, it also makes an excellent base for salves, facial creams and many other natural cosmetics. Gentle, cooling, and soothing. Calendula oil is the most successful oil for assisting us with dry and damaged skin, skin inflammations, rashes, diaper irritations, and other skin disorders It contains up to 0.8% flavonoids (O-glycosides of quercetin, kaempferol and isorhamnetin) as well as bisdesmosidic and monodesmosidic saponins, hydroxylated and esterified triterpenes (taraxasterol, faradiol, helianthriol). It is most effective to help heal wounds and has shown to stimulate the development of granulation tissue. It has immune stimulant properties as well as an estrogenic effect.
Essential Oils - Fragrant natural botanical extracts, that possess many healing properties, on both physical and emotional levels. Used in the ancient art and science of aromatherapy. Essential oils are the most concentrated form of any botanical. It takes at least one pound of any given plant to create one drop of essential oil. Essential oils provide a concentrated dose of nature’s vast pharmacological active ingredients in a single drop of oil. I use essential oils to scent our natural products, as well as contribute to their healthful and beautifying qualities through their various abilities to tone, balance, relax, cleanse and invigorate.
Glycerine/Glycerin - Pure 100% vegetable glycerin/glycerine. Used to retain moisture and helpful in pulling oxygen and bringing it into the skin. Vegetable glycerine/glycerin is a natural emollient that adds a cooling effect on the skin.
Hemp Seed Oil, Organic (cannabis sativa) – Exceptionally rich oil, high in essential omega fatty acids and proteins. This oil absorbs well into the skin and makes a marvelous cosmetic grade oil because of its nutritional value.
Himalayan Salt – Our Himalayan Salt is mined by hand from pristine depths of the Himalayan Mountains where nature has held and protected it for over 500 million years. Himalayan Salt is rich in minerals and trace elements of the ancient Primordial Ocean. Himalayan Salt contains over 84 natural minerals which mirrors the essential mineral composition of the human body and it is the very foundation of life itself. This is by far the purest salt available on Earth.
Jojoba Oil, Organic (simmondsia chinensis)- our organic golden jojoba oil is unrefined thereby retaining all of its healing properties, a natural mimic of the oil secreted by human skin used to protect against premature aging and wrinkling and to lubricate skin and hair, a pure liquid ester that will never go rancid, non-comedogenic (will not clog pores), a powerful antioxidant, antibacterial, a soothing and conditioning agent, and useful for the treatment of acne, great for sensitive skin.
Kelp Powder, Organic (ascophyllum nodosum) - Sea Kelp contains Chlorophyll which helps detoxify the skin and body. Essential fatty acids which improve skin elasticity. Carbohydrates which stimulate the skin’s ability to heal. Vitamin A, an antioxidant, that normalizes skin cells. Proteins and amino acids which are the building blocks of cells, and act as skin conditioners. Our Organic Atlantic Kelp grows deep in the cold sub-tidal waters and it is responsibly harvested, dried and milled following organic standards.
Olive Oil, Organic (olea europaea) - used extensively in skincare for centuries, high in monounsaturated fatty acids and vitamin E, a powerful antioxidant and a superior moisturizer, used to nourish and protect the skin and to combat the effects of aging, draws moisture to the skin while allowing normal skin functions to take place, one of the very best oils for natural skin care; recent research has proven that it possesses oleocanthal - a powerful anti-inflammatory, anti-aging compound and pain killer; I use only cold pressed and/or organic olive oils.
Pola Wax (Emulsifying Wax NF) - This vegetable based emulsifier is used to keep water and oil combined for lotions, creams and conditioners.
Pomegranate Oil (punica granatum) - Pomegranate seed oil is an extremely rich and nutritious oil, and contains high levels of anti-oxidants that fight free radicals and skin aging. The oil is also a potent source of punicic and ellagic acids. Because of these properties, pomegranate seed oil is used to heal, protect, and moisturize dry, cracked, mature, irritated skin, and bring elasticity back to the skin.
Raspberry Extract (rubus idaeus) - raspberry extract is used for many reasons including its high level of vitamin C and tannins (natural astringents). It is also rich in antioxidants and essential fatty acids making it suitable for all skin types but especially beneficial for mature skin. Also naturally humectant, it soothes and helps heal skin irritation.
Rosemary Extract, Organic (rosmarinus officinalis) - From the aromatic rosemary shrub. Used for centuries, Rosemary is a physical and mental stimulant. Stimulates cell renewal, and in beauty products, it is used to clear acne and blemishes, improve circulation and can reduce the appearance of broken capillaries and varicose veins.
Shea Butter, Organic (Fair Trade) (butyrospermum parkii) - From the nut of the karate nut tree; a cellular renewal ingredient that has excellent nourishing and moisturizing benefits for the skin. It is a natural “sun block.”
Vitamin E (GMO Free) (tocopherol) - a natural anti-oxidant that helps to slow the aging process by scavenging free radicals, heals, moisturizes, and protects, prevents scarring, and reduces UV exposure; I use only natural vitamin E (GMO FREE), never synthetic.
Volcanic Minerals (Bentonite) - The volcanic minerals is a rare desert healing clay that comes from one of the last remaining sub-surface mine near Death Valley. The volcanic mineral deposit was sealed away and isolated from natural elements by a cap of crystals for over forty-four million years. Being sealed under the earth has kept it a highly charged Living Clay with unsurpassed drawing power through its adsorptive and absorptive properties. It adsorbs and absorbs dirt, oil, and toxins from the surface of the skin, cleanses, tightens, and tones, the best clay for purifying the skin. The Volcanic Minerals have an enormous absorbent powers due to the constitution of its micro molecules. Commonly referred to as “living clay.” This rare variety of “magnetic clay” is known for its detoxifying and alkaline properties.
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