Cocoa Butter is highly protective whilst it softens and lubricates the skin reducing dryness and improving skin flexibility. Used to heal and moisturise skin that has been exposed to the elements and it is said to reduce the formation of stretch marks during pregnancy by keeping skin supple.
Shea butter is an emollient, extremely therapeutic, and helps to heal cracked, aged and damaged skin. Its chemical constituents help to heal bruising and soreness. Shea butter penetrates the skin and leaves it feeling soft and smooth. It is also rich in vitamins A and E.
Said to have restorative and anti-age defying effects this oil has become one of the latest miracle ingredients in the beauty industry and, one of the most expensive beauty oils in the world. High in Vitamin E and essential fatty acids, it is believed to help all sorts of skin conditions: acne, eczema, psoriasis, dry skin, wrinkles.
Jojoba Oil has natural anti-oxidant and anti-bacterial properties and it is said to be very effective in fighting wrinkles. Jojoba also contains a natural anti-inflammatory called myristic acid and is therefore considered beneficial for arthritis and rheumatism. It is an excellent moisturizer rich in vitamin E and softens the skin.
Sweet Almond Oil
Sweet Almond Oil is easily absorbed and serves as a great emollient, by lending a soft glowing beautiful touch to the skin. It makes a great lubricant, thus aids in combating itching and inflammation. It has a high concentration of oleic and linoleic essential fatty acids.
Helps to calm inflammation and has an antioxidant action. Believed to improve the use of oxygen in the tissues and increase capillary circulation.
Palmarosa Essential Oil
Refreshing and rejuvenating, it has a sweet floral scent. Palmarosa is also a mild aphrodisiac. It was once thought that the perfume of Palmarosa would evoke the love goddess Venus. Scenting the body with Palmarosa was also supposed to surround the wearer with an aura of love and tranquility!
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
A floral essence that has a calming effect on the emotions. Also used to alleviate stress, relieve pain, reduce inflammation, improve mood and enhance libido.
Black Pepper Essential Oil
A warming spicy oil that strengthens circulation and is known for it’s stimulating properties.