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Aloe Butter (aloe barbadensis)

 

Contains all the key properties of Aloe Vera; skin soothing & restoring with rapid re-hydration properties to quickly hydrate & moisturize the skin. It has natural anti-inflammatory properties & naturally contains lignin which aids its ability to draw in other ingredients to this skin.

 

Almond oil (prunus amygdalus var dulcia)

 

As a mild, hypoallergenic oil, it’s safe for sensitive skin, including baby skin. Probably due in large part to its antioxidative properties, sweet almond oil is known for protecting skin against UV radiation damage & keeping skin soft and supple. It has a light texture and easily absorbs into skin. It can be used to gently dislodge debris from deep within skin pores and follicles, and also may help prevent future acne because of its Vitamin A properties. 

 

Avocado Oil ( Persea americana)

 

Helps calm itchy skin, heal chapped skin, replenishes, hydrates & moisturizes dry skin, & helps shield skin from ultraviolet radiation.

 

Bergamot (Citrus aurantium bergamia)

 

Calming, hormonal support, antibacterial. Fragrant influence: Helps relieve anxiety, mood lifting qualities. Fun Fact: Bergamot has been used in the middle east for hundreds of years for skin conditions associated with an oily complexion.

 

Carrot Seed (Daucus Carota)

 

Great for skin conditions such as eczema, oily skin, psoriasis, wrinkles, water retention. Detoxifying, anti oxidant, rich in carotene and vitamine A, Helps retain youthful skin, stimulates the growth of new cells and tissues Fragrant influence: Helps relieve stress and anxiety.

 

Cedarwood ( Cedrus atlantica)

 

Very stabilizing and grounding.

 

Copaiba (Copaifera reticulata)

 

Historically used for anti-inflammatory and healing in folk medicines. Used to soothe and protect the skin.

 

 Coconut Oil (cocos nucifera)

 

Naturally antibacterial & antifungal, coconut oil is an excellent moisturizer.

 

Clove (Syzygium aromaticum)

 

Anti aging, anti oxidant, anti inflammatory, Good for acne. Fragrant influence; A mental stimulant; encourages sleep, stimulates dreams, and creates a sense of protection and courage.

 

Cocoa Butter (Theobroma cocoa)

 

Rich in Vitamins E, K, & Phytosterols, Cocoa Butter is fantastic to hydrate, soothe, & improve skin tone & elasticity; keeping the skin young & healthy.

 

Evening Primrose Oil (Oenthera biennis)

 

Excellent for the overall health of the skin. This magic oil is known to be a great moisturizer. Not only does it make the skin soft, but it also supplies it with essential nutrients & healthy fats, making your skin look youthful and flawless. The anti-inflammatory properties of this oil also help reduce swelling, redness, itching, & rashes on the skin.

 

Galbanum (Ferula gummosa)

 

 

Has been nicknamed the “Organic facelift”! As it promotes cell regeneration and helps tone mature and irritated skin. Helps diminish scars and the after marks left by acne and pimples. Helps regulate certain hormones and great for stretch marks. Anti-inflammatory, good for skin conditions such as scar tissue and  wrinkles. Fragrant influence: Harmonic and balancing, amplifies spirituality awareness and meditation.

 

German Chamomile (Matricaria recutita)

 

Powerful antioxidant, anti inflamatory,anesthetic. Good for skin conditions such as acne, eczema and scar tissue. Fragrant influence: Dispels anger, stabilizes emotions and helps release emotions linked to the past. Soothes and clears the mind.

 

Grapefruit (Citrus Limon)

 

Antiseptic, detoxifying, fluid retention, cellulite, good for anxiety, refreshing and uplifting.

 

Hemp seed oil (cannabis sativa)

 

Regenerates and Energizes The Skin's Protective Layer: Due to its high content of omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids, hemp oil has a composition similar to skin lipids, which makes it an excellent natural emollient and moisturizer. It is especially useful for dry, tired, sensitive or dehydrated skin.

 

Jojoba oil ( Simmondsia chinensis)

 

Has antibacterial properties that help control bacterial growth in the hair follicle. It acts as an anti-inflammatory agent, soothing  irritated skin. When used regularly, Jojoba oil may help control acne. The Vitamins A & E in the oil also may have a role in this.

 

Kokum Butter

 

Garcinia indica, a tree indigenous to India.  Kokum butter is non-comedogenic, meaning it won't clog your pores; this is very useful for people who are prone to breakouts. Kokum Butter also: helps prevents drying of the skin, helps regenerates skin cells, contains antioxidant properties & softens the skin to help restore skin elasticity.

 

Lavender ( Lavandula angustifolia)

 

Helps combat excess sebum on skin, antiseptic, anti inflammatory. Good for skin conditions such as acne, eczema, psoriasis, scarring. Fragrant influence: calming, relaxing and balancing both physically and emotionally. Helps improve concentration and mental clarity.

 

Lemon (Citrus Limon)

 

Antiseptic, improves microcirculation, good for acne-reduces excessive oil on skin minimizing pores, Astringent, detoxifying in nature, helps increase the luster of dull skin. Fragrant influence: Promotes clarity of thought and purpose with a fragrance that is invigorating, enhancing and warming.

 

Lime (Citrus aurantifolia)

Known for its ability to cleanse, purify, the renew the spirit and is said to be effective in cleansing the aura. Also used for acne and varicose veins

 

Mango Butter (Mangifera indica)

 

Rich in vitamins A, C & moisturizing essential fatty acids such as: oleic acid a mono-unsaturated omega-9 acid; & stearic acid a saturated fatty acid. These are ingredients that the skin readily recognizes, takes up, and uses to help add moisture to the skin while tightening and firming.

 

Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha)

 

Powerful antioxidant, anti inflammatory, anti bacterial. Good for skin conditions such as eczema, chapped, cracked, wrinkles, stretch marks.

 

Niaouli (Melaleuca Quinquenervia)

 

Anti inflammatory, antibacterial, antiseptic, vasodilating, skin penetration enhancer.

 

Neroli (Citrus aurantium)

 

Highly regarded by the Egyptians for its ability to heal the mind, body and spirit.  Skin conditions such as scars, and wrinkles Fragrant influence: A natural relaxant used to help treat depression and anxiety. Strengthens and stabilizes the emotions and uplifts and inspires the hopeless, encouraging confidence, courage, joy, peace, and sensuality. It helps bring everything into focus at the moment.

 

 

Ocotea (Ocotea quixos)

 

Fragrant influence induces feelings of fullness or completeness, creating an environment of peace and tranquility.

 

 

Patchouli ( Pogostemon Cablin)

 

Anti inflammatory, helps prevent wrinkles and chapped skin, relieves itching. Good for skin conditions such as eczema, acne, fluid retention. Regenerates skin cells, which make it useful for healing wounds and to fade scars. Fragrant influence : A relaxant that clarifies thoughts, allowing the discarding of jealousies, obsessions and insecurities.

 

 

Palo Santo (Bursera Graveolens)

 

Palo santo is known as a spiritual oil, with a deep rooted tradition in which it was used by the Incas to purify and cleanse the air of negative energies and for good luck! It is currently used by the shamans of the Andes in curing ceremonies.  Palo Santo means “Holy or sacred wood” in Spanish. Palo Santo oil is a very powerful antioxidant because of its high D - Limonene content (75-76%) It inhibits the activity of the elastase enzyme and thereby helps prevent the degradation of elastin in the skin, a protein which together with collagen is responsible for the elasticity and firmness of the skin. Palo Santo oil helps ground and release negative emotions such as anger, fear and obliteration.

 

 

Peppermint ( Mentha piperita)

 

Antibacterial, good for skin conditions such as itchy skin, eczema, psorisis, dermatitis. Fragrant influence:Purifying and stimulating, helps with attention, performance and focus. Also helps with headaches.

 

 

Pomegranate Seed Oil (punica granatum)

 

Contains a unique polyunsaturated oil called “punicic acid”, an omega 5 fatty acid, which has strong anti-inflammatory properties. The oil fends off free radicals to keep skin aging at bay. It also helps provides protection against sun damage

 

 

Red Raspberry Seed Oil (Rubus idaeus)

 

Effectively moisturizes the skin, improves elasticity & helps reduces wrinkles and fine lines. Red Raspberry Seed Oil regenerates skin cells as well as it has a strong antioxidant content, reducing & repairing damage from the sun and the elements.

 

 

 

Rose (Rosa damascena)

 

Anti-inflammatory, anti aging,  anti-oxidant, reduces scaring, wrinkles and acne. Fragrant influence: intoxicating, aphrodisiac like.  Helps bring balance and harmony,  allowing one to overcome insecurities.  The effect of rose on the heart brings good cheer with calming and lightness of spirit.

 

 

Royal Hawaiian Sandalwood (Santalum Paniculatum)

 

Used traditionally in ceremonies and meditation.  Uplifting and relaxing.  It is valued for its moisturizing and normalizing properties.  Great for wrinkles and scarring as well as revitalizing. Fragrant influence: helps with mental clarity, promotes deep sleep, removes negative programming, grounding and stabilizing influence.

 

 

Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)

 

Anti inflammatory, anti fungal, anti bacterial, good for acne prone skin. Fragrant influence: Helps overcome mental fatigue and improves mental clarity and focus. Fun Fact: University of Miami scientists found that inhaling rosemary boosted alertness, eased anxiety and amplified analytic and mental ability.

 

 

Sacred Frankincense (Boswellia Sacra)

 

It is regarded the world over as the rarest, most sought after aromatic in existence. It contains boswellic acids, which are potent anti-inflammatory agents. It supports skin health in helping to  regenerate the skin with healthy cells and reduce wrinkles. Fragrant influence: Calming, meditative, relaxing and promotes higher states of spiritual awareness and higher levels of consciousness.

 

 

Shea Butter (vitellaria paradoxa)

 

The concentration of natural vitamins & fatty acids in shea butter make it incredibly nourishing & moisturizing for skin while helping to reduce inflammation.

 

 

Spearmint (Mentha Spicata)

 

Antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, uplifting. Fragrant Influence: Opens and releases emotional blocks and brings about a feeling of balance and a lasting sense of well being.

 

 

 

Tea Tree (Melaleuca Alternifolia)

 

 Powerful antibacterial, anti inflammatory. Good for skin conditions such as acne and sores. Fragrant influence: Promotes cleansing and purity

 

Vanilla (Vanilla planifolia)

 

 A species of vanilla orchid that is native to Mexico. Helps sooth inflammation, antioxidant that has a relaxing fragrant influence

 

Vitamin E

 

 Helps block free radicals from the body, which play a large part in the aging process. Vitamin E has basic antioxidant properties that everyone needs.

 

Ylang Ylang (Cananga Odorata)

 

Ylang Ylang means “flower of flowers” Traditionally used in hair formulas to promote think, shiny, lustrous hair.  Helps with anxiety, depression and hair loss. Fragrant Influence: Balances male and female energies, enhances spiritual attunement, combats anger and low self esteem, increases focus of thoughts, filters out negative energy, helps restore confidence and peace. Fun Fact: Ylang Ylang and emotions: Ylang Ylang is the oil of the inner child.  It is a powerful remedy for the heart. It encourages play and restores a child like nature and innocence.  It is also a powerful remedy for releasing emotional trauma from the past. It allows emotional healing to flow naturally, nurturing the heart throughout the process.