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Ingredients…….what is good for what

Argan oil

Not only does Argan oil act as an effective moisturiser, it can also give your skin a youthful glow and reduce visibility of wrinkles. With its high vitamin E and fatty acid content, argan oil is the ideal product to give skin a natural boost. It absorbs easily and is non-greasy and non-irritating, which makes it a great natural moisturiser.

Its anti-oxidant effect makes Argan oil the ideal anti-aging product and will restore elasticity and leave your skin feeling moist and softer


Avocado

Avocado is an excellent source of omega-3 fatty acids and vitamins A, D and E, and can provide the skin with deep moisture. In addition to providing the skin with moisture, the antioxidants found in avocado oil (particularly vitamins A and E) can help smooth sunburned skin. There is Antioxidants in avocado oil to help against skin ageing process, fighting free radicals and protecting skin cells from oxidicing making your skin look younger. Avocado oil may also reduce itching and inflammation and is also beneficial in softening rough and cracked skin.


Aloe Vera

Aloe vera gel contains two hormones: Auxin and Gibberellins. These two hormones provide wound healing and anti-inflammatory properties that reduce skin inflammation. Giberellin in aloe vera acts as a growth hormone stimulating the growth of new cells. It allows the skin to heal quickly and naturally with minimal scarring. Aloe leaves contain a plethora of antioxidants including, beta carotene, vitamin C and E that can help improve the skin’s natural firmness and keep the skin hydrated.


Almond oil

Almond oil has a great source of vitamins such as E, A and D. It is also rich in oleic and linoleic acids.
This oil has also been proven to have a calming effect on people with skin allergies and inflammation. It has both the ability to soothe as well as treat skin allergies.
Almond oil contains vitamins that help it delay the appearance of wrinkles.


Castor oil

Castor oil can be used to moisturize dry skin. Being highly viscous, the oil stays put, and penetrates deep into the skin tissue and nourishes it with fatty acidsCastor oil is a boon when it comes to healing skin inflammation that can be caused by sunburns, acne, and dry skin.


Coco butter 

Cocoa butter is high in antioxidants, which help fight off free radicals. Free radicals are causes of skin stress and signs of ageing.

Cocoa butter is high in fatty acids and hydrates the skin deeply, and is also a great help against stretch marks.
Moreover, cocoa butter has been noted to help skin irritations such as eczema and dermatitis.


Coconut oil

Coconut oil is essential for healthy skin growth, repair of the skin, keeping skin smooth and protecting against cracking. It prevents premature aging and wrinkling of the skin, since it has good antioxidant properties. 100 grams of coconut oil has about 0.1 mg of vitamin E, thus enhancing it skin-nourishing properties.
Coconut oil is also very rich in many proteins. These proteins keep skin healthy and rejuvenated, both internally and externally.


Grape seed oil

Removing under-eye circles is one of the greatest abilities of grapeseed oil for skin. The compound will not be able to bring noticeable results overnight indeed, but regular application for a week can completely eliminate the appearance of those circles.
The antioxidant properties contained in grapeseed oil are excellent for minimising skin ageing.
Grapeseed oil contains antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties, both of which are great for stopping acne. The oil also contains linoleic acid, which is great for promoting skin health.


Olive oil

Olive oil has the added advantage of providing strong antioxidants, like Vitamins A and E that help repair and renew skin that has been damaged from overexposure to sun, air pollution, and other modern-day environmental hazards. These antioxidants have the natural ability to stimulate cells and return skin to a firmer, smoother, and healthier state.
Olive oil makes the perfect, simple solution for dry nails and can soften the skin around the eyes to smooth out wrinkles.


Primrose oil 

Evening primrose oil has proven to be a valuable treatment choice for people suffering from skin conditions, such as eczema, psoriasis, and atopic dermatitis. Studies published in the International Journal of Cosmetic Science have even shown that evening primrose oil can help with age-related structural and functional changes in skin tissues, such as redness, firmness, roughness, and fatigue resistance.


Shea Butter

Shea butter is full of nutrients, including vitamin A, which has many healing properties and has been known to aid in treating blemishes, wrinkles, eczema and dermatitis, as well as burns and even stretch marks.
Shea butter is also packed with antioxidants like vitamin E , as well as polyphenols and phytonutrients. These ingredients make shea butter an anti-inflammatory, which is why it works so well at moisturizing and soothing all types of skin (and can be found in skin and hair products galore)


Sunflower Oil

Using sunflower oil for the skin helps keep it hydrated for a longer period and also provides relief from irritation and inflammation of the skin.
Omega-6 enhances the developing of new skin cells, which will even your skin surface, and antioxidants keeps the skin looking younger, as it can diminish wrinkles.
Vitamins A, C, D, and E, along with the essential fatty acids that are present in sunflower oil is forming a protective layer, which prevents bacteria and can acts as an effective remedy against acne.


Vitamin E oil

Vitamin E is an antioxidant that protects and repairs your skin.
Antioxidants are agents that neutralize the oxidant effect of free radicals, which are molecules that damage collagen and cause skin dryness, fine lines and wrinkles.
Vitamin E is one of the most powerful antioxidants, but your body can’t produce it, which means you have to make sure you’re getting enough of this valuable nutrient in your diet and in your body care.


Weatgerm Oil

Wheat germ oil is a fantastic health and beauty oil known for its rich content of vitamin A, D, and E, as well as essential fatty acids, lecithin, protein, minerals, and vitamin B-1, B-2, B-3, B-6, and F.

Please note as all my products are handmade and with no Chemicals, Colour and consistence can change due to weather and temperature.

Please also note not suitable for nut allergic as most of the products include Almond oil.