Jojoba – Jojoba dances seamlessly with the skin’s sebum, creating a thin, protective layer of anti-aging moisture. This non-greasy layer is porous, improving skin’s respiration and flushing toxins from the body. Jojoba enhances flexibility, promotes resiliency, and infuses skin with supple smoothness.
Rosewater – Rosewater is the aqueaous solution from the distillation of rose otto essential oil and it happily hydrates delicate and dry skin. Skin that is sensitive or easily irritated will rejoice under the strengthening care of rosewater. The hydrophilic properties of the water soluble essential oils found in rosewater help soothe thirsty skin, increase moisture levels, and improve overall appearance and tone.
Horsetail– Horsetail supports the regeneration of skin cells thanks to its high levels of renewing vegetal silica. This potent plant increases circulation, repairs damaged tissue, and speeds the healing of wounds. Horsetail is also a wonderful diuretic that reduces puffiness and swelling.
Comfrey Root – Extremely rich in allantoin, comfrey root speeds skin cell growth and repairs damaged tissue. The root of this perennial herb reduces the appearance of scars while preventing new scars from forming. Comfrey root also prevents infections and causes the skin surrounding open wounds to contract, speeding the healing process.
Red clover – Revitalizing red clover contains rich vitamins and minerals that clear chronic skin conditions like acne, eczema and psoriasis. Red clover is rich in isoflavones, calcium, magnesium and potassium, making this flower an essential ingredient in our Green Papaya and Lime Aha Mask.
Lemon AHA– The alpha hydroxy acids contained in lemons have a high level of bioavailability, allowing them to penetrate to the deepest layers of the skin. Lemon AHAs increase collagen levels, combat the overproduction of oil, exfoliate and eliminate dead skin cells, and soothe skin. Our Green Papaya and Lime Aha Mask contains 10% lemon AHAs.
Lime AHA – These alpha hydroxy acids ignite the antioxidants contained in the other ingredients, allowing them to seek and bind to damaging free radicals. Lime AHAs improve the texture of skin by clearing pores, eliminating wrinkles and filling in fine lines.
Raw sugar cane – This natural exfoliator contains high levels of glycolic acid, an alpha hydroxy acid that flushes toxins from the skin while retaining moisture. Sugar cane balances oil production, clears acne, and reduces pore size by preventing stretching and clogging.
Papaya enzymes– Papayas are rich in enzymes that support skin health. Digestive enzymes like papain and peptin are particularly impactful when applied topically. Peptin increases skin’s radiance and improves texture, while papain evens skin tone. Papaya enzymes also fight inflammation and infuse the skin with healing antioxidants.
Pineapple Enzymes – Pineapple enzymes reverse the effects of free radicals, dissolves dead skin cells. These enzymes are also fantastic for revealing the true luminosity of your skin.
Orange Wax– Drawn from the protective peel of the fruit, orange wax contains stabilizing phytosterols that increase collagen production and slow the aging process. Orange wax is a wonderful moisturizing agent that boasts powerful antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties.
Lavender– Lavender dissolves acne-causing bacteria, healing eruptions and preventing new breakouts from occurring. This cell-stimulating oil encourages the growth of new skin cells, fades scars, prevents infections, and reduces inflammation.
Lemon– Lemon is an incredible detoxifier that clears toxins and foreign bodies from the skin. Lemon oil fades dark spots, fights bacteria, clears acne, and restores skin’s vibrancy and luminosity.
Lime essential oil– Essential oil of lime is a perfectly powerful antiseptic. Like lemon oil, lime oil contains citric acid, which tones, disinfects, and restores skin to a state of perfect balance.
Sage Antioxidant – This timeless essence provides the skin with endless benefits. Sage is antibacterial and antiseptic, which makes it a fantastic astringent. It promotes the growth of healthy skin cells, reduces the appearance of scars and wrinkles, and fades stretch marks.
Rosemary Antioxidant – Tighten sagging skin with the toning, anti-aging power of rosemary. This herb increases circulation and is beneficial for acne, eczema, and oily skin.