Botanical are obtained from plants that are fatty, dense and non-volatile. The oils below are extracted from the root, stem, bark, leaves, flowers, seeds or fruits of a particular plant, tree or shrub, usually cold-pressed or extracted by heat. Most contain nutritious proteins, minerals and vitamins.
Abyssinian is exceptionally smoothing and we use it as a natural alternative to silicones to leave skin soft and silky. It is bursting with anti-ageing long chain essential fatty acids and vitamins which help to improve skin tone and texture.
AHA Fruit Acid Complex A gentle enzyme exfoliation to smooth the surface of the skin.
Amazonian Buriti Nut is rich in essential fatty acids and it helps to improve skin’s elasticity, firmness, hydration and ability to create collagen. It also causes a natural anti-inflammatory reaction that helps reduce redness and scarring.
Cucumber Oil Calms, soothes and brightens the eye area.
Ground Walnut Shell Powder A light physical polish to remove dead skin cells.
Kanuka was used originally by the Maori people of New Zealand for pain and inflammation relief. It has a pleasant aroma and possesses anti-inflammatory, antifungal and antibacterial properties which help combat skin infections and irritations including acne.
Kukui Seed is a natural silicone replacement that offers highly moisturising and softening properties. It is perfect for anti-ageing skin treatments as it acts as a natural source of essential fatty acids. It leaves a beautiful ‘slip’ finish on the skin as well as helping to protect skin against the visible signs of ageing.
Moringa comes from the seeds of the Moringa Oleifera tree, native to the Himalayas and is renowned for its anti-oxidant and skin-rejuvenating properties. It has been used in skin preparations and ointments since Egyptian times and with an impressive oleic (natural) acid content of 72%, Moringa oil delivers vital nutrients and helps skin and hair retain moisture.
Rice Bran helps to balance the skin’s natural barrier. It is rich in unsaturated fatty acids, especially linoleic and oleic as well as natural anti-oxidants and Vitamin E.
Rosehip is a powerful anti-oxidant, rich in essential fatty acids and helps to encourage optimum cell growth and skin renewal as well as minimising the appearance of redness caused by scar tissue.
Shea, Cocoa and Mango Butters Rich in essential fatty acids and vitamins to plump and nourish.
Starflower (borage) is rich in anti-oxidants, essential fatty acids and offers the skin high levels of vitamin E. As a result it helps to prevent the visible signs of ageing, treats skin with its deeply moisturising properties and yet is easily absorbed, therefore suitable for even the most delicate of skin types.
Vitamin C A powerful anti-oxidant protecting your skin from the free radicals that age your skin, it also brightens your skin, enhances radiance and keeps skin looking younger.
Witch Hazel Tightens skin, reduces inflammation and puffiness.