Ingredients We Love to Use
ALOE VERA - Aloe barbadensis miller
Extracted from the leaves of the succulent plant. Native to South and West Africa. Great healing and moisturizing properties. Encourages circulation and rejuvenates aging skin. Anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and anti-viral. Soothes angry, red skin, burns, cuts, eczema, and psoriasis.
AVOCADO OIL - Persea americana
Pressed from the pulp of the green fruit the tree. Rich in vitamins A, C, D and E, lecithin, potassium and proteins. Contains linoleic acid which strengthens cell walls. Is easily absorbed. Moisturizes and softens dry, mature skin. Helps relieve itchiness of psoriasis and eczema.
ALMOND (Sweet) OIL - Prunus dulcis
Sweet Almond Oil is cold pressed from the almond nut and is an excellent antioxidant rich oil perfectly suited for effective natural skin care. Rich in essential fatty acids, vitamins A, E and D, this nut oil is an excellent lubricant and moisturizer. Easily absorbed into the skin, sweet almond oil contains fatty acids that dissolve the sebum that causes acne, soothes skin irritation and inflammation, and restores skin to a normal Ph level.
We invite you to take a look at our Bath & Body products made with Sweet Almond Oil.
CASTOR OIL - Ricinus communis
Pressed from the seed of the castor plant. Native to India. Known to be antiviral, anti-fungal, and antibacterial. Rich in fatty acids and a great humectant. Enriches the soap, making it emollient and moisturizing. Creates small bubbles and enhances lather intensity.
COCOA BUTTER - Theobroma cocao
Cocoa butter is obtained from whole cocoa beans, which are fermented, roasted, and then separated from their hulls. Extracted from the bean of the cocoa tree. This oil is a hard solid at room temperature Contains Vitamin E and is high in antioxidants. Soothes the dryness of eczema and dermatitis. Adds soothing and moisturizing characteristics to soap.
COCONUT OIL - Cocos nucifera
Extracted from the fruit kernel from the coconut palm tree. Contains antioxidants and improves the lipid content of the skin. Believed to be effective as a sun screen, and is anti-fungal, and antibacterial. Highly moisturizing and easily absorbed by the hair and skin. Enhances soap bar hardness and produces a creamy lather.
EUCALYPTUS Essential Oil - Eucalyptus globulus
Steam distilled from blue-green leaves of the tree. Native to Australia. Know for it anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, decongestant, deodorant, antiseptic, and antibacterial, properties. Non-toxic, non irritating, non sensitizing.
GRAPEFRUIT Essential Oil - Citrus paradisi
Expressed from the fruit peel of the citrus tree. Native to the West Indies. A cleansing and revitalizing oil with a bright aroma that energizes and uplifts. Has toning and astrigent benefits. Non-toxic, non irritating, non sensitizing.
LAVENDER Essential Oil - Lavandula angustifiolia
Steam distilled from the purple flowers of small shrub. Native to the Mediterranean. Relaxes and reduces anxiety. Highly antiseptic and antifungal. Soothes burns, cuts, problem skin, eczema, headaches, insomnia, and asthma. Non-toxic, non irritating, non sensitizing.
LEMON Essential Oil - Citrus limonum
Expressed from the fruit peel of evergreen citrus tree. Native to Southern Europe. Distinctly refreshing aroma. Known for its stimulating, calming, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, astringent, antiseptic, disinfectant properties. Reduces excessive oil on skin.
LEMONGRASS Essential Oil - Cymbopogon citratus
Steam distilled from a grass plant. Native to India. Instantly energizing, relieves depression. Eases muscle aches, soothes indigestion. Known to be antibacterial, anti-fungal and antimicrobial and is an effective cleanser for oily or acne-prone skin.
OLIVE OIL - Olea europaea
Extracted from the fruit of the olive tree. Native to the Mediterranean area. Contains protein, minerals, and vitamins A and E. Produces a very mild, non-drying soap with creamy lather. Nourishes and moisturizes the skin.
PALM OIL - Elaesis guineesis
Extracted from the fruit, trunks and leaves of palm trees. Native to West Africa. A rich source of Vitamin A. Enhances bar soap hardness and creates a mild long lasting lather.
PATCHOULI - Pogestemon cablin
Steam distilled from the pale green, velvety leaves of a shrub native to India, Indonesia and China. Patchouli is known to relieve problem skin - acne, eczema. Anti-Inflammatory. Tightens and tones. Regulates sebum production. Exudes a woody and earthy base note scent, also considered sweet and spicy. Non-toxic, non irritating, and non sensitizing. Considered safe for all skin types.
PEPPERMINT - Mentha piperita
Steam distilled from leaves of the herb plant. A natural antiseptic, peppermint revitalizes, invigorates, improves concentration, soothes headaches, nausea, indigestion fatigue and sore muscles. Non-toxic, though it can be a mild irritant to sensitive skin.
ROSEMARY - Rosmarinus officinalis
Steam distilled from an evergreen shrub native to the Mediterranean area. Rosemary is prized for its medicinal properties and is known to stimulate the circulation, soothe away headaches and fatigue. It's effect is vibrant and invigorating. Non-toxic, non-irritating, and non-sensitizing. Considered safe for all skin types.
SHEA BUTTER - Butyrospermum Parkii
Shea Butter comes from the nut of the African karite tree. The butter is a complex fat and excellent emollient thatcontains vitamins A and E, polyphenols and phytonutrients. Used for thousands of years, Shea butter melts at skin temperatures, absorbs well and is prized for its skin softening, moisture retaining ability and UV protection.
SPEARMINT - Mentha spicata
Steam distilled from the leaves of the herb plant. Known to soothe indigestion, nausea and sore muscles, mouth and gums. Soothes and calms fiery emotions. Non-toxic, though can be a mild irritant to sensitive skin
SWEET ORANGE - Citrus sinensis
Expressed from the fruit peel harvested from the evergreen citrus tree. Native to Southern China. Known to unclog pores in oily or combination skin. Uplifts, encourages feelings of joy and happiness. Non-toxic, non irritating, non sensitizing though it may cause photo-sensitivity if not steam distilled. Considered safe for all skin types.
TANGERINE - Citrus reticulata blanco
Expressed from the fruit peel harvested from the evergreen tree. Known to tone and clarify normal, oily and mature skin. Has the effect of encouraging spontaneity and thought to relieve depression. Non-toxic, non irritating, non sensitizing though it may cause photo-sensitivity. Considered safe for all skin types.
TEA TREE - Melaleuca alternifolia
Steam distilled from the leaves of the evergreen tree. Originates from Australia. Considered to have highly antiseptic, antifungal, antiviral and antibiotic properties. Known for treating problem skin – cold sores, acne, burns, and athlete's foot. Has the effect of revitalizing and invigorating. Stimulates the immune system. Non-toxic, non-irritating, though it can be sensitizing – avoid use on sensitive and allergy prone skin.
WHEAT GERM OIL - Triticum vulgare
Extracted from the kernel of wheat grain. Rich with vitamin E, A and D, protein and lecithin. Known to soothe psoriasis, eczema, burns and skin ulcers. Adds creaminess and moisture to bar soap. Great for dry skin - safe for all skin types.
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