The ancient Greeks are thought to be the first to use Hawthorn for its medicinal properties. The flowers have good astringent and antioxidant properties due to their flavonoid content. This Hawthorn extract has anti-microbial properties which provide the skin with protection against harmful acne bacteria; encouraging healthy skin.
The Juniper belongs to the conifer family. Renowned in traditional medicine for its stimulating and toning properties. This hydro-glycolic extract of Juniper berries is rich in phytosterols, polyphenols and flavonoids. When massaged into the skin the extract helps boost the production of B-endorphins to soothe and comfort the skin.
These papaya fruit enzymes gently digest the dead skin cells. The extract is contained in Glycospheres which have an affinity to the skin, therefore aiding penetration.