Derived from the cell structure that holds the honey, beeswax forms a protective barrier on the surface of the skin, providing a film of protection against irritants while still allowing the skin to breathe. Beeswax contains Vitamin C, which may aid cell reconstruction, and acts as an emollient and a humectant, drawing moisture to the skin and sealing it in.
Source of b-carotene and fatty acids (Omega 6 & 9), regenerates tissue and refines the texture of the skin. Is a tan optimizer as it increases melanin levels and acts as a calming and nourishing agent.
Olive Oil (organic)
Moisturizes and restructures skin’s appearance. Contains Hydroxytyrosol, a powerful antioxidant that prevents free radical degradation of skin cells. Excellent moisturizing and hydrating factor.
High in fatty acids – oleic (65-70%) and linoleic (26-28%) and in various Vitamin B and E; it is well known for its anti-ageing properties. It also falls within the pH range of our natural skin so is a body-friendly oil.
High content of linoleic acid (> 62%), the derivatives of which are synthesized by the human organism. This gives it moisturizing, regenerating and restructuring properties.
Is a vegetable-derived oil made from the edible seeds of the peanut plant, rich in Vitamin A and essential fatty acids performs as an excellent moisturizer with antioxidant properties.
Vitamin E (Tocopherol)
A thick oil and a powerful antioxidant. Protects skin from environmental stressors like pollution & UV. Neutralizes free radicals and collagen damage.
Found in many fruits and vegetables, is a precursor of Vitamin A and known for its pigmentation qualities, such as the orange color of carrots. Promotes tanning process, protects the skin from sun damage and thus premature aging.