Prunus dulcis (almond oil) We use almond oil in all of our skincare range as it is a very rich source of antioxidants, Antioxidants are chemicals (both man-made and naturally occurring) that can slow cell damage. Almond oil is very beneficial to the skin as it helps retain moisture levels of the skin and is absorbed readily without blocking the pores.
Sambucus nigra elderflower This has skin brightening and antiseptic properties which help heal inflamed, chapped skin whilst protecting further infection. It also contains tannins, reputed to have antioxidant and anti ageing benefits. This is especially effective in dry skin conditions.
Pelargonium graveolens (rose geranium) This essential oil rejuvenates and regenerates the skin. It has a very pleasing floral aroma. This very versatile essential oil is used for treating skin disorders such as excessively dry skin (eczema) or oily skin. The antiseptic and anti microbial properties of rose geranium oil heal and protect the skin and assists in regulating the secretion of sebum and retains the natural oil and moisture content of the skin.
Rosa canina (Rose Hip Oil) Rose hip oil is packed with vitamin A which promotes healthy skin cell rejuvenation, this works well on dry skin and sun damaged skin and the vitamin C can help with unsightly pigmentation marks or age spots over time. This fantastic oil nourishes very dry skin and helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles.
Centella asiatica Centella asiatica has a toning and tightening effect on the skin when applied topically. It stimulates collagen production and can improve the appearance of ageing skin affected by fine lines and wrinkles. It's ability to replenish collagen supplies makes centella asiatica very useful in anti-ageing ingredients.