PURE OILS & BUTTERS
Organic apricot kernel oil is rich in essential fatty acids, oleic and linoleic acid. Full of vital vitamins - particularly vitamin a. It is known for its ability to penetrate the skin without leaving an oily feel, makes it perfect as a carrier oil. It is perfect for treating dry, itchy skin and eczema. It is particularly good at nourishing and hydrating sensitive skin areas such as the eyelids and neck area, because the oil is so light, and it can even be used to remove makeup.
Argan oil is rich in vitamin e and other essential fatty acids. It improves skin elasticity making it excellent for scar and stretch mark treatment. Argan oil is easily and quickly absorbed by the skin and hosts vitamin e, squalene, sterols and polyphenols, making it incredibly nourishing and beneficial.
Arnica oil is made up of about 50 percent fatty acids, including linolenic, palmitic, linoleic, and myristic acids. The other 50 percent is a mixture of thymol, various ethers of thymol, thymohydroquinone dimethyl ether, and phlorol isobutyrate. Arnica oil contains a compound called helenalin, which may cause allergic reactions in people with sensitivity. Arnica has antiseptic, astringent, anti- inflammatory, soothing and healing properties and aids in new tissue growth.
Organic avocado oil is nutrient-rich oil is packed with vitamins such as a, b1, b2, d, and e. It also contains other essential fatty acids and is helpful for those with skin ailments like eczema and psoriasis. Full of vitamins, lecithin and potassium, this oil is both easily and deeply absorbed by the skin as well as used to freshen and revitalise dull and tired skin.
Organic cocoa butter contains excellent healing and restoring abilities, with it traditionally being used to soothe dry and damaged skin. It has also been shown to reduce the formation of stretch marks! Cocoa butter contains the ability to promote skin elasticity, lock in vital moisture and protect the skin from the elements.
Organic coconut oil acts as an incredibly moisturiser and clenser. As coconut oil does not clog pores it's perfect for skin and facial care. A gentle oil that is perfect for sensitive skin. It creates a nourishing, oily barrier to trap moisture and protect the skin from the elements.
Organic crambe seed oil is an excellent, natural alternative to using silicones as a cosmetic ingredient. In comparison to jojoba oil, crambe seed oil contains far more erucic acid. It provides skin with a light, non-greasy feeling, adding to its popularity as a naturally moisturising and nourishing oil.
Organic cranberry seed oil is rich in tocopherols, tocotrienols and phytosterols. Packed with natural fatty acids - such as omega 3, 6 and 9 - and powerful antioxidants. It contains natural sun protection and is easily absorbed by the skin. Cranberry seed oil possesses astounding anti-wrinkle properties.
Organic evening primrose oil is one of the best sources of gamma linoleic acid (gla), an essential omega-6 fatty acid with anti-inflammatory properties. It is a powerful moisturising and anti-wrinkle agent, as well as providing relief for skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis. As it is rich in vitamin e it can be used in formulations to aid sensitive skin or to hydrate dry skin, whilst aiding skin to heal and acting as an anti-inflammatory.
Organic jojoba oil has similarities to the human sebum. It is a naturally derived liquid wax containing numerous important vitamins, minerals and fatty acids. Jojoba oil is unique as when it is absorbed by the skin it penetrates through the hair folicles instead of coating the skin, allowing the skin to "breathe". Jojoba oil contains vitamin e, b-complex vitamins and the minerals silicon, chromium, copper and zinc.
Organic macadamia nut oil is a very stable oil with high levels of palmitoleic acid, omega acids and natural tocopherols, macadamia nut oil is an impressive antioxidant with strong skin-protecting properties. Due to its high palmitoleic acid content, macadamia nut oil helps to protect, soothe and restore the skin the same way natural human sebum does.
Marula oil is known to protect skin from harsh and dry elements, and aid in healing. It is rich in oleic omega 9 and linoleic omega 6 fatty acids, which are essential for maintaining fresh, younger looking skin by deeply nourishing, hydrating and improving the overall health of the skin. It has a high content of antioxidents, such as vitamin c, vitamin e and tochotrienol.
Organic olive oil is high in oleic acid and vitamin e, olive oil an excellent natural emollient oil which, when applied in a skin care formulation, allows skin to breathe and continue to generate sebum naturally. Olive oil possesses numerous natural benefits such as the ability to soothe inflamed or dry skin, due to its powerful moisture-locking abilities. It also aids in skin regeneration, such as healing sun damaged.
Organic raspberry seed oil is rich in oleic and linoleic acids. It is extreamly high in vitiminss e and a, making it an excellent antioxidant. It is a wonderful moisturiser with powerful protective abilities. It also boasts superior anti-inflammatory properties.
Organic Rosehip oil contains vitamin A to help delay the effects of aging. It assist in cell regeneration and promotes collagen. It also contains a high level of fatty acids, linoleic acid, linolenic acid and vitamin E providing anti oxidants and ampul skin nutrients.
Organic shea butter provides both softness and elasticity to the skin. It has intense moisturising ability as well as its skin-protecting properties.
Organic sunflower oil is naturally rich in essential fatty acids, vitamins and minerals. It is easy absorption by the skin. As sunflower oil has such a high percentage of linoleic acid, it helps to restore the skin's natural barrier function, helping to protect it from the harsh environment and reducing the risk of damaged, dry skin.
Organic sweet almond oil is rich in oleic acid and linoleic acid. The presence of vitamin b6 and minerals such as magnesium and iron soothe and soften the skin. It is considered a natural emollient. It contains anti-inflammatory properties, making it appropriate for acne-prone skin care as well as other forms of sensitive or problem skin. Its regenerating properties also help to improve the elasticity of the skin, without leaving it feeling greasy or irritated.