Our Ingredients and their benefits

Lavender hydrosol is ideal for any skin type and can be used on a regular basis, which is why we have chosen to use it as a water base for our hand creams. Lavender has regenerative effects on damaged or fragile skin and is calming. It also combats excessively dry atmospheres.

Jojoba oil is so similar to the natural oils that our bodies produce and is particularly effective as a moisturiser. It’s easily absorbed and leaves the skin feeling soft and supple. This all-natural moisturiser is effective for treating dry skin or helping to create a more youthful appearance for people with aging skin. As an anti-inflammatory, Jojoba oil reduces the painful swelling and redness that so often accompanies a skin injury. The jojoba seed is very rich in essential fatty acids, and it is best used topically as an oil-based product. The oil is filled with important nutrients, such as vitamins B and E, plus minerals such as copper, chromium and zinc. 

Meadowfoam Seed Oil produces an oil with superb anti-oxidant properties and skin softening benefits. Prevents moisture loss in skin and hair.

Apricot seed oil firms and tones your skin. It contains Vitamin A and E to soothe and slow down the aging process.  The nourishing properties of apricot seed oil have an anti-inflammatory effect to soothe eczema. It is very rich in vitamin A and the rehydrating properties in apricot oil make it a natural moisturizer for any type of skin.

Sesame oil is very high in vitamin E, which helps prevent free radical damage. Sesame oil also acts as a natural sunscreen and helps heal inflamed or wounded skin. Due to its anti-inflammatory properties the oil can also help to prevent bacterial infections.

Rose Seed Oil has a lot of vitamin C antioxidants that stimulate collagen production, which helps reduce fine lines and wrinkles. It also includes Vitamin A, which improves the skin's moisture levels. The oils essential fatty acids help improve skin tone, texture and pigmentation.

Coconut oil has anti fungal and antiviral properties. Coconut oil can also help to diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. A very effective skin conditioner and works well on blemishes and rashes.

Carrot oil is a common ingredient in anti-aging skin care products and is used to prevent fine lines and wrinkles. Beta-carotene contains powerful anti-oxidants and has many benefits for the skin. It can help prevent premature ageing, alleviate symptoms of Photosensitization and had a mild sunscreen effect. It is often added as a support ingredient and may boost effectiveness due to potential sun protective properties.

Vegetable glycerin is a substance that attracts moisture to the skin. It also draws oxygen into the skin, which is beneficial for anti-aging. There are many factors that cause dry skin and accelerate ageing, and vegetable glycerine is an effective agent against these elements. It is not inflammatory and will not irritate skin like many other products with harsh chemical ingredients.

Aloe Vera Liquid has healing properties that actually penetrate through all seven layers of the skin, transporting other therapeutic ingredients. Exerting their healing powers, rejuvenating the skin and protecting it from further damages or foreign invaders.

Grapefruit seed extract is a non-comedongenic antioxidant, which acts almost like a preservative. It has high vitamin C and E content as well as a large amount of beneficial antioxidants. Many artificial preservatives found in store bought cosmetics clog pores and damage skin cells. Grapefruit extract is also non-toxic, environmentally safe, and easily biodegradable.

Benzoin tincture is antibacterial, anti-fungal and seals wounds from infection. It counteracts inflammation and is an antioxidant. Since it is a strong preservative it will delay oxidation and spoilage. Benezion also improves skin elasticity and may help repair dry, cracked skin, cuts and wounds.

Colloidal Silver is a natural antimicrobial product. It is a silver and water solution that naturally destroys the cell membrane of bacterial and fungal pathogens. Bacteria is killed off very quickly when silver solution is applied directly.