Blackcurrant Seed Oil is particularly high in gamma linolenic essential fatty acid, particularly Omega 6 and Omega 3. Called “essential” because our body cannot reproduce them, they form part of the lipid layer and are vital for healthy skin. They help prevent skin dryness, restore optimal moisture balance and maintain the skin’s barrier function.
Evening Primrose Oil
Evening Primrose oil is rich in Gamma Linolenic essential fatty acid, particularly Omega 6. Called “essential” because our body cannot reproduce them, they form part of the lipid layer and are vital for healthy skin. They help prevent skin dryness, restore optimal moisture balance and maintain the skin’s barrier function.
Geranium has a delicious, floral fragrance and is widely used in skincare for all skin types. It has a balancing, refreshing effect on emotions and is also useful as an insect repellent.
Cassia Alata Leaf Extract
From a Tropical habitat, this extract has developed a powerful defence mechanism. This compound helps to protect mitochondrial DNA from degradation. It supports the cell’s natural repair system by combating the harmful effects of the sun.
Collagen is the main protein of connective tissue in animals. These fibres give structure and support to the tissues and cells. Collagen is responsible for skin strength and elasticity and its degradation leads to wrinkles. Our marine collagen is a by-product of the fishing industry. The large collagen molecules form a tightening film on the surface of the skin to smooth fine lines, firm and tone the skin.
This special oil has a gentle, floral aroma that is extremely mood enhancing. It is used in skincare when treating sensitive skin and can also lift the spirits. Only a little of this essence is required, as its perfume is intense.
This is fat extracted from the kernels of the African tree. Aids absorption of active ingredients and leaves a protective film on the skin.