INGREDIENTS

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Not only does it facilitate your belief in the brands, but it puts your mind at ease that there is nothing dodgy going into your skincare.

Click on an ingredient name below to reveal it’s benefits, as well as see which product it has been carefully added to.

BASE FORMULATION

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • The fatty acids contained in Beeswax are essential in manufacturing and repairing cell membranes, enabling cells to obtain optimum nutrition and expel harmful waste products.
  • Beeswax is also rich in a variety of vitamins such as Vitamin E, which is rich in antioxidants.
  • These powerful bodies fight against harmful oxides and free radicals that cause ageing and non-repairable cell damage.
  • Beeswax also contains large quantities of Vitamin A, a substance crucial to cell development and repair.
  • Beeswax is a highly sought-after emulsifier for cosmetic uses as it has an irritation potential of zero and a comedogenicity rating of 0 – 2, making it a natural hydrating agent which penetrates through the skin’s surface without clogging pores.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Honey has the power to nourish, heal and preserve.
  • Rich in enzymes and fatty acids.
  • It is known to have strong antibiotic and antibacterial properties making it an effective anti-microbial agent.
  • Honey is rich in enzymes and contains a specific enzyme known as glucose oxidize which becomes active when honey is diluted with bodily fluids, including fluids found in open wounds.
  • Honey is a relatively acidic substance with a PH level of around 3.2 to 4.5, this prevents the growth of bacteria making honey a natural preservative.
  • The ancient Greeks and Egyptians used honey to keep meat from spoiling and to embalm their dead.

PRODUCTS

  • Found In All Products That Contain Beeswax

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Contains strong antiviral, antifungal, anti-inflammatory and antibiotic properties, therefore making it extremely successful at protecting against infection.
  • Contains natural sterilizing properties, which make it a fantastic natural preservative.
  • This multifaceted ingredient carry’s strong antioxidant properties.
  • Bee propolis is used as a preservative, a deodorant and as a skin-purifying agent.
  • It encourages tissue repair and regeneration.

PRODUCTS

  • Found In All Products That Contain Beeswax

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Pollen contains many beneficial vitamins, especially Vitamin B12 and E.
  • It has 22 amino acids and 27 minerals including zinc, calcium, copper, magnesium and iron.
  • All these factors make Pollen an antibody that can be used to kill stubborn drug-resistant viruses.
  • It claims to cure numerous complaints and ailments such as allergies, as well as healing diabetic ulcers that don’t respond to standard antibiotic treatments.

PRODUCTS

  • Found In All Products That Contain Beeswax

ESSENTIAL OILS

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • A powerful anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial agent, as well as an antiseptic.
  • The high content of antioxidants found in Calendula Oil contributes to cell regeneration.
  • Calendula is an emollient which helps to moisturise dry skin.
  • Irritating rashes will also benefit from using Calendula.
  • Calendula has been shown to help in the prevention of acute dermatitis.
  • Calendula is excellent for healing wounds. Using Calendula increases both wound closure and protein metabolism (forming new skin).
  • Calendula speeds up cell proliferation, which quickens healing.
  • It also keeps wounds from hardening and forming scars.
  • It’s beneficial to use for healing the perineum after childbirth.
  • It helps to heal burns (including sunburn), bruises and any inflammatory disease of the skin.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Treats skin conditions such as oily skin, acne and blemishes.
  • Stimulates new cell growth, smooths wrinkles, stops pre-mature ageing and releases facial muscle and tension.
  • On the skin, Ylang Ylang Oil has a soothing effect and its balancing action sorts out over-dry, as well as overly oily skin, by balancing the secretion of sebum.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Cuts or wound that are at risk of becoming infected can be protected from infections effectively by Neroli Light as it is an antiseptic.
  • It is also useful for treating bacterial skin conditions and rashes, as it is anti-bacterial and keeps the body free from microbial infections.
  • Neroli possesses a whole host of anti-scarring properties. This is particularly useful in “erasing” acne scars, stretch marks, and other marks caused by pox and wounds.
  • The cytophylactic effects of Neroli help maintain the health of skin cells and promote the growth of new ones. This keeps the skin’s elasticity, allowing it to remain supple while reducing unsightly lines and wrinkles.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Aids in lightening blemishes, scars and dark spots.
  • Lemon oil is a good remedy for increasing the lustre of dull skin.
  • It is astringent and detoxifying in nature, rejuvenating sagging or tired-looking skin.
  • Its antiseptic properties help in treating pimples and various skin disorders.
  • Lemon is also recommended for reducing excessive oil on the skin.
  • Lemon Oil has been widely used in skincare to cleanse the skin and reduce wrinkles.
  • It may also help brighten a pale, dull complexion by removing dead skin cells.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Grapefruit Oil has a refreshing scent and potent antibacterial and antioxidant activity.
  • It could help keep your skin bacteria-free, which may promote the acne healing process.
  • Not only may grapefruit essential oil help to fight bacteria and greasiness that can cause acne blemishes, but it may also be useful for keeping your skin’s immunity strong against indoor and outdoor air pollution and UV light damage.
  • Grapefruit essential oil has also been found to help heal wounds, cuts and bites, and to prevent skin infections.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Contains Limonene, a citrus terpene with excellent cleansing benefits. It effectively removes the dead cells that accumulate, leading to brighter skin. In addition, the astringent properties help tone and reduce the appearance of visible pores.
  • Mandarin Oil has been found to have antibacterial properties which help fight the bacteria that can cause acne, spots and other infections.
  • The Cytophylactic properties of Mandarin mean the oil can stimulate the regeneration and growth of new cells. By encouraging the formation of new healthy cells, the texture is improved and skin may appear more youthful. Mandarin is a lovely oil to boost skin radiance.
  • Because it’s gentle, mandarin typically does not irritate your skin. It has the ability to help prevent infection of irritated skin by preventing bacteria and fungal development.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • This nourishing oil is easily absorbed into the skin.
  • It helps reduce wrinkles and fine lines, and promotes elasticity, helping to smooth and moisturise the skin.
  • Has a pleasantly fragrant aroma.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Turmeric is an excellent beauty ingredient to boost the glow of the skin.
  • It has anti-allergic, anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, anti-fungal and anti-parasitic qualities.  It is also loaded with antioxidants.
  • Being an anti-fungal and antiseptic, it will dry out the pimples and also prevent further breakouts.
  • Can aid with dandruff, hair loss, and treating scalp conditions. 

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • This oil is a strong antioxidant, anti-­microbial and antifungal properties, helping to prevent and treat bacterial infections on the skin.
  • Lemongrass is fungicidal, which means it helps cure fungus infections on the skin.
  • It acts as an astringent, which constricts the skin.
  • This helps to minimize the appearance of pores, limit the secretions of oils and provide a temporary skin-firming treatment.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • This oil has antibacterial, antiseptic and anti‐inflammatory properties.
  • Citronella Oil repels insects such as mosquitoes, black flies, fleas and ticks, therefore, preventing bites.
  • Citronella Oil is a natural, non-toxic alternative to chemical insect repellents.
  • You can also use Citronella Oil to treat external fungus on your skin, scalp, toes or fingers.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Contains antioxidants that protect your skin against ageing.
  • Rich in antiseptic, antiviral and disinfectant properties.
  • When externally applied, Carrot Seed Oil can cure infections on the skin and open wounds.
  • It is extremely effective in curing sores, gangrene, psoriasis, ulcers, rashes, carbuncles and other similar skin problems.
  • Naturally extracted Carrot Oil quickly produces a beautiful golden tan and even better, protects the skin against the damaging effects of UV rays.
  • This oil contains carotenoids – a class of easily assimilated antioxidants. Carotenoids reduce the damaging effects of UV rays, enhances skin immunity and help heal sunburn.
  • The oil also has moisturising vitamin E and protective vitamin C, which work together to help encourage healing and to rejuvenate skin cells and bring new life to them.
  • If you have dry or oily skin, you don’t have to worry—like many natural oils, Carrot Seed Oil has the ability to balance both! It gives skin just enough moisture without clogging pores, making it perfect for all skin types.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • This oil is naturally rich in lipids and peptides creating a soft, silky, feel that has long-lasting conditioning effects on the skin.
  • It can speed up the healing of wounds and reduce the chance of infections (think, open acne blemishes!). It carries an abundance of natural antiseptic properties that are beneficial in treating skin infections.
  • Jasmine is known to have soothing properties that can help comfort irritated, itchy, and dry skin without causing unwanted breakouts.
  •  Jasmine can eliminate acne spots, stretch marks and scars. This natural essential oil can even help reduce the appearance of cellulite!
  • Jasmine essential oil is a go-to tonic for beautiful, balanced and glowing skin by getting rid of dark spots and unevenness.
  • The delicate, appealing and romantic scent of jasmine is no secret. It can be used as perfume and works wonders in eliminating even the strongest odours.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Lavender has been highly regarded as one of the most healing essential oils on the skin.
  • It has anti-viral and antibacterial properties, which can reduce the healing time for scrapes, bites, and stings.
  • It may be used to cleanse cuts, bruises, and skin irritations.
  • Lavender helps to stimulate the cells to regenerate more quickly.
  • It balances oil production, helps even skin tone, and is beneficial for all skin types.
  • The fragrance is calming, relaxing, and balancing – physically and emotionally.
  • Makes an excellent rub for sprains, strains, and sore muscles.
  • Lavender has also been shown to promote relaxation and sleep.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • A powerful antibacterial and antiseptic essential oil.
  • Helps to treat cuts, scrapes, fungal infections, insect bites, warts, acne spots, cold sores, athlete’s foot and general skin ailments.
  • It’s also known to help clean the hair, keep it strong, and reduce dandruff and hair loss.
  • Will help prevent the buildup of chemicals and dead skin on the scalp.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Peppermint Oil contains menthol, which creates a cooling sensation on the skin.
  • It nourishes dull skin and improves the texture of oily, or greasy skin.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Reduces wrinkles, improve moisture, and reverses signs of ageing, while toning and lifting the skin.
  • This gives protection against untimely wrinkles and the loss of firmness associated with ageing.
  • It makes scars from boils, acne and pox fade quickly.
  • This includes the fading of stretch marks and surgery scars associated with pregnancy and delivery.
  • Containing a complex array of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, Rose Essential Oil has excellent emollient properties to moisturise dry skin.
  • It also offers antiseptic and astringent properties to treat acne skin, as well as anti-inflammatory properties that help treat redness and inflammation.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Evening Primrose Oil contains a high concentration of fatty acids responsible for the remarkable healing properties obtained from this oil.
  • By working to dilute sebum (a thick oily substance that is over secreted in some people with acne.), the essential fatty acids in Evening Primrose Oil may reduce the risk of pores becoming clogged and lesions developing.
  • Treats rosacea by reducing inflammation, controlling cells’ use of nutrients and, produces prostaglandins that stimulate the contraction of blood vessels.
  • The oil extracted from Evening Primrose seeds is very gentle and can be used as a moisturiser to keep dry areas hydrated.
  • It also boosts blood circulation which is helpful to treat tired skin and eyes.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Marjoram Oil has a warming action.
  • It has good muscle relaxant properties and painkilling properties.
  • This is useful in treating rheumatic pains, sprains, strains and spasms, as well as swollen joints and painful muscles.
  • Excellent for arthritis, muscular cramps, spasms, aches pains and sprains.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • This oil stimulates the regeneration of skin cells, speeding up healing and helps prevent ugly scars.
  • Patchouli is anti-infectious, natural anti-inflammatory, antifungal, antimicrobial and antiseptic.
  • This wonder oil helps with acne, eczema, dermatitis, scarring, wrinkles, soothes inflamed skin, tightens sagging skin, tissue regeneration and fades scars.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Rose Geranium Oil helps to balance the secretion of sebum and clears sluggish and oily skins.
  • The antiseptic and cicatrising properties make this oil an effective aid to help with burns, wounds, ulcers and other skin problems.
  • This oil aids in calming fungal infections, as well as skin ailments such as acne, psoriasis, eczema and itchy skin.
  • Rose Geranium cleanses oily skin and revitalizes skin cells.
  • Being antibacterial, antifungal, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory, it eliminates or stops the growth of fungi and bacteria on wounds, keeping them from developing nasty infections.
  • The essential oil of Rose Geranium acts as a natural cleanser and hydrator.
  • It can help you achieve clear, glowing skin.
  • This essential oil also serves as an anti-ageing agent as it tightens muscle tissues and keeps the skin from premature sagging.
  • Promotes cell growth and fades unsightly scars and spots on your skin.
  • Rose Geranium strength lies in the ability to revitalize tissue.
  • Used by skincare specialists in restoring a balance between oily and dry skin and hair.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • This essential oil contains Omega 3,6 and 9, vitamin C, lycopene and linoleic acids. All of these elements help regenerate skin cells, minimize the signs of ageing, reduce fine lines, boosts collagen and moisturizes skin leaving it feeling soft and pampered!
  • Contains Tretinoin which is the active ingredient in many dermatologist-prescribed wrinkle reducers.
  • Helps to hasten skin renewal and cell regeneration.
  • The face becomes firmer and smoother as signs of ageing diminish.
  • Improves the appearance of scars.
  • Rosehip oil also helps fade age spots and reduces uneven pigmentation.
  • It corrects UV damage from the sun, reduces the appearance of scars, burns and stretch marks, treats fine lines and wrinkles and hydrates dry skin.
  • It also evens skin tone and reduces pigmentation and works very well on eczema and psoriasis.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • This oil is naturally rich in lipids and peptides creating a soft, silky, feel that has long-lasting conditioning effects on the skin.
  • Jojoba balances the sebum production in all skin types – the oil which people expel to lubricate their skin and hair. It can also be used to eliminate excess sebum.
  • It helps to fight facial lines, skin scarring, and fatty tissue. Steady use of Jojoba Oil can minimize fine lines and facial lines by up to 25 %.
  • It is also efficient in challenging skin circumstances like acne and skin psoriasis.
  • Jojoba oil reduces annoyed skin and improves the natural development of collagen.
  • It also fights the symptoms of ageing like lines and wrinkles and fine lines.
  • Jojoba oil has a high quantity of ceramides that handle skin cells and are accountable for the control of their hydration.
  • Jojoba oil easily gets consumed into the skin and does not depart behind any oil deposits making it a highly effective barrier from moisture loss.
  • It softens dry and annoying spots and regenerates the skin to a balanced condition.
  • It has anti-inflammatory qualities which aid in decreasing inflammation caused by dryness and other skin problems like rosacea.
  • Jojoba oil is effective on oily skin too. It is non-comedogenic, so despite the fact that it has the word oil in its name, it does not block pores.
  • Jojoba oil prevents the sebum from producing more oil on its own and levels out oil generation. It keeps the skin soft and well hydrated.
  • It is loaded with Vitamin E which is effective in removing free radicals, responsible for skin ageing.
  • Jojoba Oil aids in regenerating the skin cells.
  • Jojoba oil opens up the subjected areas and blocked pores cleaning the imperfections. With prolonged use, jojoba oil minimizes the appearance of skin pores size and manages oil release, preventing acne returning.
  • With its antibacterial qualities, it can reduce skin swelling, as well as eliminating skin bacteria.
  • It’s effective in curing wounds, cuts, sunburns, cold blisters, and warts.
  • You can also apply it to your lips as a lip lotion. It will keep the lips sleek and chap free.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • The anti-carcinogenic properties in Vanilla Essential Oil helps in neutralizing free radicals, responsible for causing certain types of cancers such as prostate and colon cancer.
  • Vanilla Essential Oil also helps prevent the growth of cancerous cells.
  • The sweet aroma of Vanilla Essential Oil improves the mood and reduces depression.
  • The pleasant and soothing flavour of vanilla can be used by everyone, ranging from toddlers to elders.
  • Since it is a powerful antioxidant, a few drops of vanilla oil prevent damage to the skin cells, caused by the toxic action of pollutants.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Due to its anti-inflammatory benefits, Ginger is used in massage to relieve the pain of arthritis.
  • Ginger is energizing and is believed to improved circulation; it is often used in cellulite-reducing treatments.
  • The analgesic and anti-inflammatory property of Ginger, are effective in reducing the pain and swelling in patients suffering from osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and general muscle discomfort.
  • Helps relieve muscle and joint ache.
  • It is also thought to be effective in treating varicose veins.
  • Ginger Oil improves skin tone.
  • Ginger’s antioxidant, gingerol, not only fights skin-damaging free radicals but also promotes smoothness and evenness in skin tone, helping to lighten age spots.
  • Ginger is an anti-inflammatory, which makes it a natural acne-fighting ingredient.
  • Ginger is also an antiseptic, which means it is effective in killing the bacteria that cause acne.

OTHER ADDITIVES

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Creamy fat extracted from the nut of the African butyrospermum parkii tree.
  • Has been used for centuries for its skin protectant properties.
  • Natural occurring Vitamins A, D and E.
  • Effectively conditions hair.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Citric acid is found naturally in citrus fruits, especially lemons and limes.
  • Removes the buildup or debris from hair and makes hair shiny.
  • Esters formed from Citric Acid create a thin protective coating over the surface of hair strands which prevents the loss of moisture from the strands making it look glossy and hydrated.
  • Adjusts pH in formulations.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • This nourishing oil is easily absorbed into the skin.
  • It helps reduce wrinkles and fine lines, promote elasticity, helping to smooth and moisturise the skin.
  • Due to the antioxidants contained within this delightful oil, it fights off free radicals, thus preventing premature ageing.
  • Like coconuts themselves, Coconut Oil is rich in many proteins. These proteins keep skin healthy and rejuvenated, both internally and externally. Proteins also contribute to cellular health, as well as tissue repair.
  • One of the benefits of Coconut Oil is that it does not become rancid. When you apply it to the skin, it works for longer, unlike many other oils, which become rancid. Due to these various beneficial properties, Coconut Oil is used as an important ingredient in several skincare creams.

**Commercial moisturisers contain large amounts of water, which makes you feel like your skin is being moisturised but as soon as the water dries out, your skin becomes dehydrated and dry again. Also, many commercial brands contain petroleum-based ingredients, which suffocate the skin. In contrast, Coconut Oil provides deep and real moisture to your skin. It helps strengthen underlying tissue and helps remove excessive dead cells on the skin’s surface, which make your skin rough and flaky in texture. It’s also great as a natural moisturiser for your hair, giving it a wonderful shine.**

INCI Name: Cetearyl alcohol, Dipalmitoyletyl Hydroxyethylmonium, Methosulphate, Ceteareth – 20

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Vegetable sourced fatty alcohol derived from coconut oil fatty alcohols.
  • Used to thicken and stabilize formulations.
  • It helps the hair to untangle easily.
  • It leaves a lovely silky feeling while it reduces static electricity.
  • It is not a harsh cleansing sulfate like SLS or ALS.
  • Functions as an emollient, surfactant and emulsifier.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Guar Gum is a thickening gum extracted from the guar bean.
  • It can be used as the sole gelling/thickening agent.
  • Can boost foam when together with surfactants.
  • Has an additional conditioning effect.

INCI Name: Cetrimonium Chloride

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Quaternary ammonium surfactant.
  • Used as a conditioning additive.
  • Smooths strands of hair to control frizz, fly-aways, and rambunctious curls.
  • A preservative and antistatic agent. It can also be used as an antiseptic and disinfectant. 
  •  It cleanses and eliminates odour by preventing the growth of microorganisms and enabling water to mix with dirt and rinse away.

INCI Name: Cocamidopropyl Betaine

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Derived from sustainable palm kernel oil.
  • Known for excellent viscosity and foam building properties in combination with extreme mildness.
  •  It helps improve flash foam and stabilizes lather.
  •  Acts as a skin and hair conditioner, leaving behind a moisturized feeling after rinsing with no feeling of tightness.
  • Can be used as the sole surfactant for products for babies, children, and those with very dry or very sensitive skin.

INCI Name: Benzyl Alcohol, Benzoic Acid, Dehydroacetic Acid & Tocopherol.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • The combination of benzyl alcohol with organic acids in Euxyl K 903 is an extremely effective preservative, yet gentle enough for eye-area products where the reduction of sting potential is important.
  • Acts as a product stabilizer, helps to regulate pH, and protect the integrity of ingredients.
  • Makes hair feel smooth by helping the cuticle lie flat.
  • Tocopherol (Vitamin E) supports the scalp and gives your hair a strong base to grow from by reducing oxidative stress and preserving the protective lipid layer.

 

INCI Name: Hydrogenated Sunflower Seed Oil Polyglyceryl-3 Esters, Hydrogenated Sunflower Seed Oil Glyceryl Esters, Cetearyl Alcohol & Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Emulsun is a sunflower-derived emulsifier, which has demonstrated a low irritation potential in personal care and cosmetics for centuries.
  • It is an excellent choice to create stable, aesthetically pleasing emulsions.
  • Emulsun maintains a moisture barrier without it feeling suffocated.
  • It’s also known for it’s ability to sink into the skin without a heavy white ‘soaping’ effect.

INCI NAME: Cetyl Alcohol

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • It is derived from vegetable oils such as palm or coconut oil.
  • Cetyl Alcohol serves as a thickening agent and emulsifier, to help keep product ingredients from separating.
  • Cetyl Alcohol is not drying like other alcohols.
  • It is great at protecting the skin barrier from drying out and preventing water loss.
  • Cetyl Alcohol can also shield skin from bacteria and allergens.

INCI Name: Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein & Hydrolyzed Wheat Gluten

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Adheres to the surface of the hair to protect and improve hair’s condition.
  • It constitutes a unique hydrating complex offering a combination of moisture-balancing and film-forming properties that work synergistically to give hair better body and controlincreased shine and highlights.
  • This ingredient has anti-irritant and protective properties.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • A natural way to heal skin and maintain skin health.
  • It’s calming and moisturising properties have been known for years.
  • Sunflower Oil has many medicinal and cosmetic uses and may be helpful if you are suffering from acne, eczema, inflammation, general redness and irritation of the skin.
  • Sunflower Oil is a relatively lightweight oil, compared to other oils commonly used in skincare products.
  • Sunflower Oil contains an extremely high amount of vitamin E. Studies have shown that vitamin E may prevent scarring, smooth the appearance of existing wrinkles and generally improve the appearance and health of your skin.
  • Sunflower oil is also high in vitamins A, C and D, all of which have protective qualities.
  • Studies have shown that Sunflower Oil may help in protecting prematurely born infant skin, which is more susceptible to skin infection and disease.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Sunflower wax helps thicken and harden products.
  • Contains essential fatty acids and vitamins A, D and E.
  • It represents an excellent repairing agent and acts against the oxidation of skin lipids.
  • It prevents dehydration and has calming, nourishing and antibacterial properties.
  • Regulate the consistency and integrity of the formula.

INCI Name: Salvia Rosmarinus (Rosemary) Extract & Rapeseed Oil.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Inolens4 is an all-natural product derived from rosemary and Rapeseed that protects seed and nut products from oxidation and extends shelf life up to 70%.
  • The unsaturated fatty acids possess strong moisturizing properties for skin and hair.
  • It is light and penetrates the skin, scalp and shaft.
  • Treats baldness by preventing a byproduct of testosterone from attacking hair follicles, which is the cause of this condition.
  • Reduces scalp itching. 

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Kills bacteria. 
  • Does not damage the skin.
  • Readily evaporates from the skin which means that it often isn’t in contact with the skin for long enough to cause any damage or irritation.

INCI Name: Glyceryl Oleate & Coco-Glucoside.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Naturally derived from coconut and sunflower oil, Lamesoft PO 65 is a high-performance additive that supports moisturization claims in surfactant systems.
  • Lamesoft PO 65 softens and conditions the skin by depositing glyceryl oleate on its surface.
  • Lamesoft® PO 65 uses a nature-based lipid that also occurs naturally in human skin to create an intensive moisturizing and skin-softening sensation
  • It’s part of the hair lipids and skin lipids and has re-fatting properties.
  • Acts as stabilizer and thickener in oil-in-water formulations.
  • Excellent foaming capacity and cleansing properties.
  • Proven mildness  – gentle and effective

INCI Name: Glyceryl Oleate & Coco-Glucoside.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Naturally derived from coconut and sunflower oil, Lamesoft PO 65 is a high-performance additive that supports moisturization claims in surfactant systems.
  • Lamesoft PO 65 softens and conditions the skin by depositing glyceryl oleate on its surface.
  • Lamesoft® PO 65 uses a nature-based lipid that also occurs naturally in human skin to create an intensive moisturizing and skin-softening sensation
  • It’s part of the hair lipids and skin lipids and has re-fatting properties.
  • Acts as stabilizer and thickener in oil-in-water formulations.
  • Excellent foaming capacity and cleansing properties.
  • Proven mildness  – gentle and effective

INCI Name: Decyl Glucoside

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Decyl Glucoside is a gentle non-ionic surfactant made from coconut oil and sugar.
  • It contributes to foaming/cleansing to an end product as it has a really rich, dense lather.
  • Acts an emollient, increasing a feeling of moisturization when using cleansing products.
  • Acts as an irritation mitigator and mildness enhancer.

INCI Name: Lauryl Glucoside

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Made by combining sugar with fatty alcohol such as coconut oil.
  • Very mild surfactant blend offering excellent ph-independent foaming and cleansing properties.
  • Suitable for baby products and sensitive skin and scalp.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Avocado Oil is high in Vitamin E, which is known to be a powerful antioxidant, “mopping up” free radicals, as well as being helpful in decelerating signs of ageing.
  • Avocado Oils powerful antioxidant property protects circulating white blood cells, helping to keep the skin from oxidizing while it permeates through the cell wall.
  • This oil is also rich in vitamins A, E and D.
  • It also helps heal stretch marks, scarring, rashes and dryness. Its natural hydrating ability promotes soft and supple tissue.
  • Because of its make- up it has an ability to retain water, acting as an emollient, promoting soft and supple tissue.
  • Avocado Oil contains sterolins, which help to produce more skin collagen and reduces the incidence of age spots.
  • Avocado Oil is rich in omega-3, which has been shown to be a highly effective protector from UV solar radiation, thus decreasing chances for sunburn and skin cancer risk.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Contains strong antiviral, antifungal, anti-inflammatory and antibiotic properties, therefore making it extremely successful at protecting against infection.
  • Contains natural sterilizing properties, which make it a fantastic natural preservative.
  • This multifaceted ingredient carry’s strong antioxidant properties.
  • Bee propolis is used as a preservative, a deodorant and as a skin-purifying agent.
  • It encourages tissue repair and regeneration.

INCI Name: Phenylpropanol, Propanediol, Caprylyl Glycol & Tocopherol.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Sensiva PA 40 is an antimicrobial stabiliser.
  • This synergistic blend combines the antimicrobial activity of phenylpropanol and caprylyl glycol with the boosting and skincare properties of naturally-derived propanediol.
  • Sensiva PA 40 can stabilise cosmetic formulations against typical microbiological contamination.
  • It inhibits the growth and multiplication of odour-causing bacteria.
  • Its preservative boosting abilities can help to create “preservative-free” formulas.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • A fatty acid that occurs naturally in animal and plant fats (typically coconut or palm oil).
  • Stearic acid is an emulsifier, emollient, and lubricant that can soften skin and help to keep products from separating.
  • It is a moisturizing, barrier boosting, and gently cleansing ingredient.
  • Research shows that the ingredient may help burns heal.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Titanium dioxide is an active ingredient in sunscreen. It works as a UV filtering ingredient and helps protect a person’s skin by blocking the absorption of the sun’s ultraviolet light that can cause sunburn and is also linked to skin cancer.

INCI NAME: D Panthenol

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • D Panthenol is a vitamin that is fantastic for skin and hair care.
  • Acts as a moisturizer by drawing water from deeper layers of the skin into the upper layers of the skin.
  • It helps with softness and elasticity and is anti-inflammatory.
  • It stimulates skin regeneration and boosts healing.
  • In hair care it is a small enough molecule to penetrate the hair and moisturize it, helping increase elasticity/reduce breakage.
  • It makes hair softer and shinier, and reduces static.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Xanthan Gum is a natural gum polysaccharide created through the fermentation of sugar (glucose or sucrose) by Xanthomonas campestris bacteria.
  • Xanthan Gum is an excellent natural source thickener for lotions, creams, liquid soap, shower gels, body washes and shampoos.
  • Effective natural gelling agent and thickener.
  • Stabilizes emulsions
  • Has lubricant properties

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Zinc Oxide is a physical sun protector, which means it lies on top of the skin (as opposed to absorbing into it).
  • Zinc Oxide is compared to tiny little mirrors, as it reflects sunlight, never allowing the rays to touch your skin.
  • This can be a great help in preventing wrinkles and ageing since sunlight breaks down collagen and create wrinkles.
  • Even better, it starts working as soon as your slather it on—and (important!) blocks the entire UV spectrum, all by itself.
  • Zinc Oxide is one of the safest ingredients for protecting the skin against the harmful effects of ultraviolet (UV) rays.
  • UV rays penetrate the skin and damage tissue, speeding up the ageing process and drying the skin out. These rays also increase the risk of skin cancer.
  • Sunscreens containing Zinc Oxide filter out UV rays, keeping them from penetrating the skin and causing cell damage.
  • Zinc Oxide is safe enough to use on infants, which proves how gentle it really is on the skin.
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