Lavender is native to the Mediterranean region where it thrives in the dry, rocky soil & bright sun. It is known to be effective on skin ailments, such as fungal & bacterial infections, wounds, burns, eczema, & acne. It reduces pain and inflammation and is safe to put directly on the skin. Great for headaches, lavender has also been scientifically shown to improve sleep quality, lift mood, & promote overall relaxation.
Aloe is typically used to treat burns, wounds, & skin irritations. But it also reduces skin inflammation and prevents acne. It is a natural skin soother & antibacterial moisturizer.
Calendula is beneficial for dry skin, promotes healing of cuts, bruises & burns & helps the skin heal more quickly. Thanks to its anti-inflammatory & antibacterial properties, it stimulates the production of collagen & the regeneration of skin.
Hemp oil is naturally rich in antioxidants, omega oils and contains more than 100 different cannabinoid (CBD) compounds including a negligible amount of THC and essential oil like compounds called terpenes. These compounds have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, making them very effective for inflammation, pain management, skin care products.
Almond oil is naturally high in Vitamin E, A & D. It is both moisturizing and healing and has a calming effect on the skin. Known for its antimicrobial & emollient properties, it is found in our lotions, Healing Lavender Salves and our Lavender Lemon Lip Therapy.
Olive oil has a storied history of use as an intensive skin moisturizer & emollient. It contains three major antioxidants: vitamin E, polyphenols & phytosterols. When applied to skin, antioxidants may help protect the skin from premature aging. We use the highest grade extra virgin olive oil.
Chamomile is often used to soothe skin inflammation, itching, rashes & to treat dermal irritations including eczema and psoriasis.
Rosemary is a flavorful evergreen that has benefits for our skin. It contains antioxidants that combat premature aging while increasing the skin’s elasticity. The anti- inflammatory benefits help eliminate puffiness. Rosemary can help protect skin cells from damage often caused by sun & free radicals.
Cocoa butter is highly moisturizing, high in antioxidants, & good for sensitive skin. It is known to soften & plump the skin (think lips)! We use unrefined, Fair Trade cocoa butter in our Lavender Lemon Lip Therapy & Healing Lavender Salve.
Shea butter is rich in essential fatty acids, phytosterols, vitamins E, D, A & allantoin. It is naturally anti-aging, skin regenerating & protecting. It helps stimulate the production of collagen & adds elasticity and plumpness. It is found in all of our lotions except for the Botanical Eye Cream.
Elderberry, an old-world plant, has been shown to be antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, & a skin smoother. Elderberry bark extract is used in all of our lotions, as a natural preservative.
Avocado oil helps relieve dry & itchy skin & increases the production of collagen. This helps keep the skin plump & decrease the effects of aging. Avocado oil is useful in the treatment of a variety of skin conditions, including eczema & psoriasis.
Peppermint is one of the oldest herbs used for medicinal purposes in Europe, China and Japan. A powerful antiseptic, it gives a cooling sensation to the skin & will act as a muscle relaxant & natural painkiller. Its antimicrobial properties can help freshen bad breath & soothe digestive issues.
Frankincense strengthens skin & improves its tone & elasticity. It reduces the appearance of scars & acne, & heals wounds. It reduces stretch marks, surgery scars or marks associated with pregnancy. It aids in healing dry or cracked skin.
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Argan is rich with vitamin A & E. it is also packed with anti-oxidants, Omega-6 fatty acids, & linoleic acid. Research shows that it eases skin inflammation, reduces fine lines & wrinkles while moisturizing the skin. It is found in our Botanical Face Cream.