Babassu Oil (Orbignya Oleifera)
Babassu is a light, yellow, non-drying oil obtained from the kernels of the babassu palm tree. It is highly emollient and soothing to irritated or dry skin. It also provides a protective layer on the skin, without leaving a greasy reside, and can also be used on oily skin.
Calendula Oil (Calendula Silvestre)
This oil has great healing and softening properties, it helps with inflamed, irritated and itchy skin. It is an effective moisturiser and its rich fatty acid content helps to protect and repair the skin. You will find this oil in our unscented body butter.
Camellia Seed Oil (Camellia Kissi)
Camellia Seed Oil has excellent skin and hair conditioning properties. Camellia oil is a nourishing addition to creams for dry, damaged skin, hair conditioners and scalp treatment products.
The light nature of Camellia oil along with its high nutrient and non pore blocking composition make it ideal for use as a baby massage oil.
Cocoa Butter (Theobroma Cacao)
Cocoa butter is an excellent natural emollient. It is also a good hair moisturiser; it is very effective against dry, itchy scalp. Cocoa butter is safe to use during pregnancy and on sensitive skin, it helps to reduce the appearance of stretch marks.
Grapeseed Oil (Vitis Vinifera)
Grapeseed Oil is a light green oil which is pressed from the seeds of various varieties of Vitis vinifera grapes, an abundant by-product of winemaking.
Due to Grapeseed Oils high linoleic acid value, the oil is highly moisturising and is light for use in skin care. The oil absorbs very quickly into the skins pores making it excellent for a variety of skincare applications.
Jojoba Oil (Simmondsia Chinensis)
Jojoba Oil is an excellent moisturiser for skin and scalp. Jojoba is very similar to human sebum and is known for its moisturising and protecting qualities, it is easily absorbed by the skin and can be used on most skin types.
Mango Butter (Mangifera Indica)
Mango butter is extracted from the kernels of the Mango tree. Mango butter is deeply moisturising like both Shea and Cocoa butter but it is also packed with natural anti-oxidants and vitamins. It is also a skin regenerative butter
Olive Oil (Olea Europaea)
Olive Oil is the ideal carrier oil for severely dehydrated skin and general massage. It has nourishing, softening and protecting properties. It is also anti-inflammatory making it excellent for treating skin irritations, sun damaged skin, eczema, psoriasis and itchiness.
Rosehip Seed Oil (Rosa Rubiginosa)
Rosehip Oil is a pressed seed oil, extracted from the seeds of a wild rose bush. Rosehip oil is a natural rich source of essential fatty acids and vitamin A. Essential fatty acids help to regenerate skin cells and to repair damaged skin tissue.
Shea Butter (Butyrospermum Parkii)
Shea butter is the foundation of all our products. It is an off white/ivory coloured natural fat extracted from the nut of the African shea tree. It is an extremely gentle and effective moisturiser and although it is a butter, due to its fatty acid profile it melts upon contact with the skin.
Soya Bean Oil (Glycine max)
This oil helps provide essential fatty acids, proteins and vitamin E. Very effective in preventing and treating UV ray damage. Soya Oil is light on the skin, packed with vitamin E and useful for irritated skin.
Sweet Almond Oil (Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis)
This is one of the most popular and versatile carrier oils used for both skin and hair care products. It is a protective, moisturising, nourishing and light oil. It does not leave a heavy greasy feeling to the skin as it is easily absorbed. Sweet almond oil is very emollient, it rich in protein and vitamins A, B and E and helps to soften the hair.
Vitamin E is a powerful anti-oxidant, protecting the skin from harmful free radicals. It also penetrates deep into the cells, helps activate cell proliferation, helps promote wound healing and may reduce UV-induced damage. It is also a powerful moisturiser.
Lavender Essential Oil (Lavandula Angustifolia)
Lavender essential oil helps to calm and sooth the skin with its fresh floral aroma. It is contains natural antiseptic and anti-fungal properties. It also promotes rapid healing, and helps to prevent scar tissue. Lavender oil is very gentle and can be safely used on sensitive skin.
Mandarin Essential Oil (Citrus Nobilis)
Mandarin is a perfect essential oil for everyone especially children as it is a very safe and gentle essential oil (when diluted). It is known to have calming and soothing properties and benefits sensitive skin. Mandarin essential oil has a delicate and sweet citrus top note with a slightly warming and rich bottom note.
Spearmint Essential Oil (Mentha Spicata)
Spearmint Essential Oil is a more subtle oil than peppermint oil. It comes from from the Mentha spicata plant, and has strong anti-bacterial properties, as do most essential oils.
Sweet Orange Essential Oil (Citrus Aurantium Dulcis)
This essential oil has sweet, fresh, fruity top notes and radiant, sensuous undertones. Orange essential oil is a good general skin tonic and can help detoxify congested skin. It is particularly beneficial for dry irritated skin and dermatitis.