Essential oils

Essential oils are extracted from plants, usually by distillation, and have a wide range of positive, health-giving benefits. Below is a list of some of the essential oils that we use in our natural skincare products.

Sweet Orange Essential Oil: Anti-depressant, antiviral, hypotensive.  Warm, bright, uplifting and restorative.

Rose Essential Oil: Antidepressant, astringent.  Excellent for dry, mature skins, nurturing and relaxing.

Lemon Essential Oil: Antiseptic and detoxifying.  Stimulates the body’s systems and lifts the emotions.

Lavender Essential Oil: Good for everything!  Analgesic, antiseptic, antiviral, balancing, cooling. It relaxes and balances.

Geranium Essential Oil: Antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, uplifting.  Benefits all skins, keeping it supply, and tones dull skin and improves circulation.

Bergamot Essential Oil:  Member of citrus family, antiseptic and uplifting.  Useful for treating skin conditions such as acne.  Cheerful!

Juniperberry Essential Oil:  Antiseptic and warming.  Detoxifies blocked pores, good for acne and oily skin.  Cleans out the body and mind of excess toxins and anxieties.

Frankincense Essential Oil:  Rejuvenating.  Really good for mature skins, smooth’s wrinkles and produces a sense of calm.

Carrot Essential Oil:  Antiseptic and relaxing.  Good for revitalizing and toning skin, particularly mature and wrinkled complexions.

Neroli Essential Oil:  Orange blossom, anti-depressant antiseptic , great for mature and sensitive skin, tones the skin and helps reduce wrinkles.

Palma Rosa Essential Oil:  Antiseptic, hydrating, valuable for all types of treatment for the face and body, moisturizes the skin, stimulates cellular regeneration and helps regulate sebum production.

Pettigrain Essential Oil:  Antiseptic, deodorant, good for toning the skin.

Clary Sage Essential Oil: Antiseptic, astringent and good for the digestive system.  Particularly useful for boosting the characteristics of Lavender and excellent for helping reduce wrinkles and inflammation.

Lemongrass Essential Oil: Analgesic, antidepressant, antiseptic acts as a sedative on the nervous system.  Excellent as a tissue toner and for open pores.

Fennel Essential Oil: Anti-inflammatory, antiseptic.  Excellent for dull, oily or mature complexions and can be used to reduce cellulite.