Laminaria Digitata (Seaweed)
Provides hydrating, nourishing, and anti-oxidant properties. Natural sources of 12 vitamins including B12, C, E, K and Beta Carotene, 18 amino acids, and 42 trace elements. Essential fatty acids help maintain the skin barrier while Alginic Acid – a polysaccharide – helps to lock moisture into the skin. Known to help increase cell proliferation.
Trichilia Emetica (Mafura) Seed Butter
This highly moisturizing butter is extracted from the seeds of the Mafura tree. The butter is perfect as a skin moisturizer, helping to alleviate dry skin. Rich in essential fatty acids, it helps soften skin, improve elasticity and encourage regeneration of cells. Has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties.
Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice
Contains over 200 nutritional substances, including 20 minerals, 20 amino acids, 12 vitamins, and active enzymes. Used to soothe the skin and serve as an anti-inflammatory agent. Protects the skin from UV damage and promotes skin rejuvenation. The skin is left cleansed, detoxified, and moist.
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil
A natural emollient that helps to reduce cutaneous dryness and assist in moisturization after exposure to sun and other harsh elements.
Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter)
Extracted from the nuts of the Karite Tree, it nourishes skin with Vitamins A and E, while Vitamin F protects and rejuvenates. Shea Butter softens skin, treats stretch marks, evens skin tone, and is excellent for those who suffer from eczema.
Daucus Carota Sativa (Carrot) Seed Oil
Beta Carotene from Carrot Oil contains essential fatty acids (EFA) which help rebuild the skin barrier.
Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil
The seed of the grape plant (Vitis vinifera) yields a fine textured, linoleic-rich oil which has been shown to have strong antioxidant and anti-degenerative properties. Grapeseed Oil is also one of several plant emollients that mimic the lipid content of the skin. It helps stabilize and maintain the structure of the skin’s complex inter-cellular matrix, preventing moisture loss and cell damage and promoting skin’s soft, smooth, healthy appearance.
Heliantus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil
Protects and has moisturizing properties. High in essential fatty acids and antioxidants.
Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract
Extracts made from the daisy-like white and yellow heads of the Chamomile flowers. Popular as an excellent skin soother and anti-inflammatory agent.
Vanilla & Rooibos Essence
Naturally occurring compound found in vegetable oils. A natural anti-oxidant valued for its soothing and regenerating properties.
Also known as Vitamin E, tocopherol is considered an antioxidant superstar. It protects the skin from damage caused by UV light and prevents the formation of free radicals.
A natural skin moisturizer found in sebum, squalene has emollient properties that soften and soothe the skin. It also adds a layer of oil to the skin that helps prevent water loss and keep the skin soft. It has moisturizing properties that increase water retention and prevent dryness. With increase water retention, the skin appears to have reduced wrinkles and fine lines.