Product Ingredient Glossary and Qualities

Aloe Vera Juice:  Its soothing and healing properties regenerate skin on a cellular level while hydrating skin.  Its active components contain vitamins,  minerals, enzymes and amino acids that have antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and antibacterial properties.

Aloe Vera Oil:  The leaves of the the Aloe Vera plant are macerated into a base of organic soybean oil.

Arrowroot Powder:  This powder softens skin, and offers a talc-free alternative to the absorption of moisture to prevent rashes, sores and wounds.

Apricot Kernel Oil:  This oil is rich in fatty acids, vitamins and minerals to enrich the skin.  It is easily absorbed into the skin and provides deep moisturizing. 

Avocado Oil:  Rich in vitamins A and E, fatty acids and minerals, this easily absorbed oil is soothing, nourishing and moisturizing dry, flaky skin.  It also relieves burns and has inflammation reducing qualities.

Baking Soda:  Pure sodium bicarbonate that absorbs moisture and neutralizes body odor with it’s antibacterial properties.

Beeswax:  This bi-product of bees softens skin and is a natural, unbleached emulsifier, emollient, moisturizer and humectant.  It also contains anti-bacterial properties for increasing healing time of wounds.

Benzoin:  This antiseptic and bactericide is tapped from a gum tree and offers amazing preservative qualities for the skin.  In aromatherapy, it is used to life spirits and ward off depression by providing calming effects on the senses.  It also contains antiseptic and astringent properties for promoting healing of wounds.

Bromelain (Pineapple Enzymes):  Used to treat swelling and inflammation, this enzyme also digests and lifts dead skin cells and softens debris in pores to remove unwanted bacteria.  A natural exfolliant that results in a soft, radiant complexion.

Burdock Root:  This natural astringent regulates oil and sweat glands to prevent or reduce acne.  It aids in the removal of dead skin cells, bacteria and the inflamed appearance associated with acne-prone skin.

Calendula:  Anti-inflammatory action of the calendula flowers soothes and heals damaged skin, aiding in the formation of new tissue and stimulating blood flow to the surface, accelerating the ability to remove wastes in skin tissue.  It is effective in treating cuts, stings, rashes, acne and minor infections with it’s antiseptic quality.

Carrot Seed Essential Oil: This antiseptic and tonic improves skin tone and elasticity while moisturizing dry skin.  It may help to remove wrinkles and rejuvenate the skin.

Cedarwood Essential Oil:  Its antiseptic and astringent properties help relieve itching, soothe skin, calm nerves and helps to regulate sebum production.

Chamomile Essential Oil:  Cleans and strengthens tissue, contains anti-inflammatory properties that reduces puffiness, calms irritated, sensitive skin and eczema.

Coconut Oil:  This is a rich, moisturizing and cleansing natural oil.  High in fatty acids, vitamins, antioxidants and proteins, this oil keeps skin smooth and protected from cracks, flaking and dryness and offers some protection from the sun.

Comfrey Leaves and Root:  Contains allantoin, a cell proliferant that promotes rapid regeneration of damaged cells.  Comfrey reduces swelling and soothes minor bruises, sprains, and wounds.  It regenerates the skin and temporarily eliminates wrinkles by plumping skin cells.

Corn Starch:  A skin soothing powder that absorbs moisture, helping to prevent rashes and treat oil buildup on the skin, and may help in the treatment of burns.

Frankincense Essential Oil:  An antiseptic, astringent and tonic to the skin.  This oil promotes regeneration of skin cells and has been used for its anti-aging quality.  In aromatherapy, it promotes relaxation and a sense of calm.

French Green Clay:  Remineralizes, detoxifies and strengthens tissues.  It offers great absorption to draw out toxins and dead skin buildup in pores as well as improving skin elasticity.

Kelp Sea Plant:  Oxygenates tissues, stimulates circulation, detoxifies impurities, relaxes muscles, and nourishes the skin.  It is rich in beta-carotene, potassium, zinc and iodine to promote skin elasticity and regeneration of healthy skin cells.

Galbanum Essential Oil:  A resin with great benefits for revitalizing skin.  It offers anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties, as well as aphrodisiac contributions.

Gardenia Infusion:  Stimulates and invigorates skin and senses.  The fresh gardenias are infused in Kukui Nut Oil.

Goldenseal Root:  Potent astringent and antiseptic, for healing inflamed, swollen, infected or damaged tissues.

Grapefruit Seed Extract (non-GMO Vegetable Glycerin base):  High in antioxidants, vitamins C and E this natural preservative is a bacterial and fungal inhibitor.

Green Coffee Extract:  Used as a natural sunscreen agent to fight premature aging, wrinkles and discoloration associated with long-term sun exposure.  It helps stimulate skin elasticity and strength.

Guar Gum:  A ground nutritive seed tissue, which forms a gel in solution.

Jasmine Essential Oil:  Sensual oil that benefits all skin types and helps moisturize dry, dehydrated and weather exposed skin.  It provides aromatherapy properties of an antidepressant, aphrodisiac and antiseptic.

Kukui Nut Oil:  This readily absorbed nut oil, rich in essential fatty acids vital to the metabolism of healthy skin.  It aids in treating wounds and burns and reduces symptoms of eczema and psoriasis.

Labdanum Essential Oil:  Soothing to dry, irritated, inflamed skin with its anti-inflammatory properties.  In aromatherapy, it is know to provide calming effects on the nervous system to reduce stress and anxiety.

Lavender Essential Oil:  Regenerates and rejuvenates skin cells, softens and calms skin, and has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties.  It is cleansing, soothing, stimulates cell circulation and balances oil production.  Helps to heal bruises, cuts, insect bites, inflammation, burns, chaffed skin and blemishes.

Lecithin Oil:  Soybean product for skin suppleness and elasticity.  Linked with natural moisture balance of the skin, this oil rich in liposomes hydrates tissues and stimulates elastin and collagen production.

Lemon Essential Oil:  A natural antiseptic and astringent that revitalizes and balances skin.

Lemongrass Essential Oil:  Revitalizes and improves circulation to the skin and is used to relieve sore muscles.

Mimosa Essential Oil:  Relaxing effects that help to overcome stress and nervous tension.

Myrrh Essential Oil:  A powerful antiseptic that reduces inflammation, soothes and softens skin, stimulates skin cell regeneration, improves circulation, heals blemishes and wounds.  It is also used as a preservative.

Neroli Essential Oil:  Skin cell regenerating oil that regulates sebaceous glands with its mild antiseptic properties.  It soothes irritated, dry skin and broken veins, and reduces tension and stress with its calming effects.

Oats:  Cleanses, softens and nourishes skin, contains B vitamins, calcium and minerals for strengthening tissues.

Olive Oil:  Rich emollient that nourishes and softens skin, and soothes and protects the scalp.

Orange Essential Oil:  Restores skin balance with it’s antiseptic and astringent nature, stimulates circulation to the skin’s surface and softens rough, dry, wrinkled skin.   It is also used to calm nerves and brighten moods.

Papain (Papaya Enzymes):  Softens debris in pores and digests and lifts dead skin cells with its natural exfoliative quality.  This helps prevent or treat acne and promote healthy skin cell growth.

Rose Essential Oil:  Calms and tones skin, reduces redness and itching associated with sensitive skin.

Rose Geranium Essential Oil:  A cleansing, mild skin tonic that soothes dry, sensitive skin, calm nerves and uplifts the mind.

Rosemary Essential Oil:  Relieves congestion in nerves and muscles, improves circulation, soothes skin, nourishes the scalp and promotes hair growth.  Its stimulating and cleansing properties helps to regulate oil secretions.

Safflower Oil:  Rich in nutrients to soften skin, this oil is a great lubricant that acts as a protective barrier to smooth roughness and prevent dryness.

Sage Essential Oil:  An astringent and antiseptic, with antispasmodic properties.  It may also aid in the regulation of hormones.

Sandalwood Essential Oil:  Moisturizing oil and emollient that relieves itching and inflammation.  It contains antiseptic qualities, is a mild astringent with calming and aphrodisiac effects.

Sandalwood Powder:  Helps dry skin conditions, deodorizes and offers a mild antiseptic property.

Sesame Oil:  Rich in nutrients and emollients, this highly lubricating oil offers some natural sun protection.

Shea Butter:  Obtained from the fruit of the karite tree, it is known for its moisturizing effects and natural sun protection.

Spirulina Algae:  Rich in vitamins, minerals and protein, spirulina oxygenates and hydrates tissues, helping to prevent premature aging of skin.

St. John’s wort Oil:  Strengthens skin tissue and helps decrease swelling, bruises and broken capillaries.

Sweet Almond Oil:  High in fatty acids, this oil is light and easily absorbable, and is rich in nutrients.

Thyme Essential Oil:  An antiseptic and natural preservative that increases circulation to the skin.

Tree Moss Essential Oil:  An emollient, skin softening and soothing oil.

Tuberose Essential Oil:  An aphrodisiac that soothes the mind.

Vanilla Absolute:  An aphrodisiac that invigorates the mind and promotes hunger for cookies.

Vegetable Glycerin:  Used as a humectant to attract moisture from the air for light moisturizing.  It is also used as an emollient.

Vetiver Essential Oil:  Calms nerves, stimulates cell circulation and sexual feelings, and is used as a natural aphrodisiac.

Vitamin E Oil (non-GMO tocopherol):  An antioxidant that aids in the repair of weak and damaged tissues.  Decreases scar tissue and speeds the healing process.

Witch Hazel:  A soothing astringent and antiseptic that firms and tightens tissues.

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil:  Treats dry, devitalized and mature skin.  It is a mild antiseptic that calms skin and senses, relaxing the mind and creating aroused and euphoric moods.  Balances oily, acne skin and is good for all skin types.