Babassu Oil: is rich in antioxidants and essential fatty acids, including lauric acid, a medium-chain fatty acid with antibacterial and antimicrobial properties. These qualities allow babassu to effectively nourish the skin and reduce the skin bacteria that can cause acne. It is a rich, yet easily absorbed oil.
French Pink Clay: like other forms we use, can draw out impurities and excess oil. Pink Clay is specifically rich in Silica, which may help to improve skin elasticity and cell renewal, resulting in supple, younger-looking skin.
Cedarwood Essential Oil: Atlas and Virginia cedarwood both contain antibacterial, anti-septic, anti-seborrhoeic, and anti-inflammatory qualities. The aroma of Virginia cedarwood may trigger the release of serotonin in the brain, to encourage the release of stress and better sleep. Atlas cedar when used in aromatherapy can increase inner strength and energy, while releasing tension, fear, nervousness.
Red Mandarin Essential Oil: is anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, anti-fungal and anti-microbial. With its high levels of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, this essential oil promotes the growth of new skin cells and tissues.
Frankincense Essential Oil: promotes cellular regeneration and the health of skin and other body tissues. Its regenerative and toning properties help eliminate sun spots, soften wrinkles, tighten skin and replace old or dying cells with new, healthy ones. The aroma is renowned for its ability to instill deep tranquility of mind.
Sandalwood Essential Oil: is antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, astringent, cicatrisant and emollient oil known to clear and calm skin, balance excess oil and sebum, tone sagging skin and shrink pores. It is also considered to be a memory booster, as it stimulates concentration power and reduces stress and anxiety.
Spikenard Essential Oil: is one of the most ancient, rarest and precious of oils, Spikenard was considered precious to early Egyptian, Hebrew, and Hindu civilizations. It lends a deep and eloquent tone to natural perfumes, while its earthy, grounding aroma invokes an ambiance of calm. To protect this vulnerable species and to limit potential damage to the surrounding ecosystem, our spikenard essential oil is made from roots and rhizomes that are sustainably wild-harvested in the mountains of Nepal by a conservation-oriented team specializing in endemic plants of the region.