We select the finest quality ingredients for our skincare products.
Natural products should come from natural sources, extracted from plants, minerals and flowers, rather than artificial (man made) origins.
Our beautiful planet produces so many naturally occurring ingredients that are amazing for our body, hair and skin. Some popular skincare products may contain potentially harmful substances such as preservatives, synthetic man-made chemicals, parabens and petroleum. Swapping these for natural products reduces your exposure to these additives - which may damage, weaken and irritate the skin.
We have selected a super boosting recipe for our soaps; with so many benefits that soothe, nourish and moisturise. Here are some examples -
Tea Tree - antifungal, antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory, helps to soothe and relieve painful and irritated skin. Used to treat several conditions such as rosacea and dry skin itching, it provides numerous benefits for the skin.
Peppermint - cooling, refreshing then gently warming. This oil is antiseptic and deodorising, toning and soothing for irritated skin. Stimulating and analgesic, peppermint oil is good for neuralgia, muscular pains, headaches and is a great decongestant.
Bergamot – antibacterial and antiviral properties, it is soothing, cooling, calming and healing, ideal for dry or itchy skin. Bergamot is balancing and helps to elevate a low mood, enhancing wellbeing. It is also great at aiding a restful sleep.
Frankincense – Rejuvenating and invigorating complexion, it helps to close pores and tone skin. Healing, soothing and calming, Frankincense oil is an anti-inflammatory and may help sore joints, reduce pain and increase movement. It can lift spirits, increase energy and focus, and aid meditation.
Lavender – soothing, conditioning, regenerative and a rejuvenating healer for the skin, lavender oil has anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. It is deeply relaxing, aiding in restful sleep, reducing stress and anxiety, and a mild analgesic for headaches, muscular and nerve pain.
Geranium Rose – a balancing, cooling and reviving effect on skin, especially when weather-damaged or irritated. Suitable for all skin types, reputed to soothe and improve the quality of skin by balancing its natural oil productions. A cheerful oil that lifts spirits and helps to ease anxiety, it is both calming and uplifting, reducing restlessness.
Vetiver – promotes skin healing and growth of new tissue, it is antiseptic and slightly astringent which make vetiver a good oil for healing wounds. It is grounding and calming, helping to relieve distress and overwhelm. A natural sedative, makes vetiver great at promoting relaxation and restful sleep.
Ylang Ylang – stimulating effect improves structure and restores a youthful glow. A great cleanser, with a balancing action on secretion of sebum and regulating its production. Calming and uplifting, ylang ylang eases tension and increases feelings of wellbeing
Rosemary – contains rosmarinic acid, which in addition to being anti-inflammatory, is also antiviral and antibacterial with healing properties. Stimulates the nervous system and increases circulation to the brain, rosemary has a reviving effect which helps to improve memory and concentration.
Eucalyptus – soothing and cleansing, toning and balancing, eucalyptus is especially good for oily or acne prone skin. It is warming and antiseptic, helpful for healing bacterial or fungal infections and clearing sinuses. Eases aches and pains, loosens muscles and joints, refreshes the mind and combats tiredness. A good oil for improving concentration and lifting feelings of sadness.
Lemongrass – refreshes and tones skin, lemongrass is a good cleanser as it opens the pores. It is especially good for oily or acne prone skin as it has antiseptic and astringent properties, and also helps relieve eczema. Lemongrass is a really good pre-sport massage or for treating aching or strained muscles post exercise – it strengthens muscle tone and slack tissues. Raises spirits and lifts exhaustion, also a great natural insect repellent.
Neroli – balances moisture levels on the skin, helping to reduce fie lines caused by dehydration. Helping to maintain elasticity, its gentle toning action makes it ideal for fine skin, oily and acne-prone skin. Antiseptic and astringent properties help speed the healing of wounds. Neroli has a long history as a remedy for anxiety. This calming, refreshing and uplifting oil is powerful at balancing and reviving – an important oil for wellbeing.
Sweet Orange – promotes the production of collagen, with healing properties that help clarify oily skin, revitalising a dull or tired looking complexion. A massage blend that helps improve circulation, easing and stimulating tense muscles. Cooling and refreshing, sweet orange helps fevers or viruses, calms nervous tension, promotes good sleep, and clears the air and mind.
Juniperberry – toning, stimulating, astringent and detoxifying, juniper berry balances oily skin, dispels toxins, and is good for eczema and psoriasis. Full of antioxidants, Juniper Berry is a natural healer as it works to repair and strengthen the epidermis.
Lemon – astringent and antimicrobial, lemon oil has a releasing, cleansing and protective effect on the body. It helps to defend the body against harmful pathogens and promotes detoxification. Rich in antioxidants, it is the ultimate element to help give your skin that re-energising boost. Strong hydrating properties, lemon can help to nourish damaged skin.