We take extra care in sourcing our key ingredients from people who understand organic farming methods. These ingredients are carefully delivered to our certified organic manufacturing site and prepared for you under strict guidelines, approved by the Organic Food Chain program operated by the Biological Farmers Association. This means that our all natural ingredients are grown without the use of any pesticides and is synonymous with a Quality Assured Product
It is a gentle emollient that is readily absorbed into the skin. Cocoa butter contains natural antioxidants. It is naturally rich in Vitamin E as well as a number of other vitamins and minerals. Vitamin E helps to sooth, hydrate, and balance the skin.
Cocoa butter is one of the most stable fats known, a quality that, coupled with natural antioxidants, prevents rancidity.
It is an excellent emollient suitable for all skin types due to it softening and soothing effect. It is highly saturated and remains stable against rancidity. It has a semi solid consistency and is a grouping of short chain fatty acids bonded with glycerin and expressed from coconut kernels
It is a primary scavenger of free radicals, and acts in a synergistic way with Vitamin E (tocopherol) in cell membrane protection against oxidative stress. Protects the skin cells against the photoaging process induced by free radicals. Anti-aging ingredient that improves the skin quality and resistance against future aging.
Synthesized by the body it starts out at low levels when we are young reaches its peak in young adulthood and shows a gradual decline after the age of 20. CoQ10 and Vitamin E are the only oil soluble antioxidants that are found in the epidermis that protect the skin from UV light but are depleted by UV radiation. Topically applied it can penetrate the cell layers and may attenuate the epithelial turnover and depth of the wrinkles caused by photo aging. Kerotinocyte cells that make up the majority of the skin cells and CoQ10 have been shown to protect skin cells from oxidative DNA damage induced by the effects of UV light.
Vegetable glycerine is a clear, colorless, and odorless liquid with an incredibly sweet taste having the consistency of a thick syrup.
Our organic glycerine is palm oil free. It helps to maintain moisture balance in the skin due to its water binding capabilities that allow it to draw and absorb water from the air. It also prevents the product from drying out in the container.
It contains the world’s highest concentration of nutrient-available vitamin C, a free radical scavenger that protects the skin from environmental harm. When applied topically it restores the skin’s antioxidant defence system protecting the dermis from degradation and stimulates pro-collagen 1 and hyaluronic acid to help reduce wrinkles, improve skin texture and protect against UV related damage.
It is also contains powerful anti-inflammatory properties that dramatically increases the synthesis of collagen, lessens hyper pigmentation and reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Boosts efficiency of sunscreen actives. Enhances skin radiance and resilience.
Tamanu oil has been thoroughly researched, and the conclusive evidence on its ability to heal damaged skin is overwhelming. Its benefits are notable for scarring, stretch marks, minor cuts and abrasions, rashes, sores, and much more.
Antioxidants assist with protecting and maintaining the integrity of the skin from the elements such as UV light, pollution and counteracts the effects of free radicals.
It can soothe dry, rough skin and helps to repair collagen. A lack of vitamin E can lead to blotchiness, loss of firmness of skin tone and give the impression of premature aging.
It’s an excellent moisturiser as it improves skin re-hydration by preventing the loss of moisture. It’s readily absorbed and helps to maintain soft and supple skin.
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