Blueberry Fruit Extract
Prized among the indigenous people of North America for its medicinal and nutritive value, blueberries are one of the most potent antioxidant foods. The same thing that makes blueberries blue, a pigment called anthocyanin, makes them an effective antioxidant. Antioxidants neutralize the effects of "free radicals," which are unstable compound molecules that can attack human cells and damage their DNA.
Its use in traditional systems of medicine throughout the world, including Traditional Chinese Medicine, derives from its use in ancient Greek medicine. Believed in folklore to be protective, rosemary has stimulating, astringent and revitalizing properties. It also helps to improve circulation and skin regeneration.
COCONUT OILCoconut oil's ability to nourish and heal the skin has been known in the tropics for hundreds of years. Coconut oil is rich in lauric acid, which is known for being anti-viral, antibacterial and anti-fungal. Considered to be a great, natural, skin moisturizing agent the oil is added to increase a light, creamy lather in bar soap.
PEPPERMINTThis stimulating oil is considered to have cooling and bactericidal properties.
GOJI BERRYHigh in antioxidants, Goji berry is a “superfruit”. A well-known and long-documented property of Goji fruit is its ability to benefit complexion and maintain one’s beauty; its polysaccharides help build muscle and repair skin cells.
POMEGRANATEProtects against photoaging, supports skin cell regeneration, promotes wound healing, and prevents cancerous changes. Pomegranate provides broad-spectrum support for aging skin.
LAVENDERLavender has a delightful fragrance which is known to provide relaxation. Lavender has many benefits including an effective skin care moisturizer. It is also antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, deodorant, and restorative.
SOYBEAN SEED EXTRACTSoy is one of the richest sources of phytochemicals which are known to protect the body against disease. Derived from soy beans, this protein is thought to help stimulate the synthesis of collagen and elastin.
ORANGE OILUsed in our line of Fragrance Free products, this uplifting and soothing oil is characteristic of a sweet orange. It has attributes of both the peel and juice to give the impression of a fresh and appealing true orange. This botanical has anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties.
SUNFLOWER SEED OILSkin conditioning agent, moisturizing, derived from the sunflower seed. Sunflower oil, like other oils, can retain moisture in the skin. However, it may also provide a protective barrier that resists infection.
PALM OILAn anti-aging ingredient considered a great skin moisturizer. Palm oil is used as the vegetable alternative to tallow in soap making. It provides for a hard bar, cleans well and is mild.
SWEET ALMOND OILThe triglyceride oil of the almond nut helps to soothe and smooth the skin. Premium grade Sweet Almond Oil is purified by cold pressing the fine powder of crushed nuts. It is then left to rest for two weeks before going through another filtering process to remove impurities.
WHITE TEAWhite Tea is documented as having three times more polyphenols as green tea. It prevents environmental pollutants from affecting the skin and is an excellent anti-inflammatory agent and a rich source of vitamins C and E.