Organic jojoba– The molecular makeup of jojoba is incredibly similar to the body’s own sebum, or natural oils. This makes jojoba the perfect moisturizing agent because the skin can’t wait to absorb it! Jojoba is powerfully antibacterial and anti-inflammatory, and is an effective treatment for acne, sunburn, eczema and psoriasis.
Beeswax – This natural protectant creates a breathable barrier on the skin’s surface, shielding the tissue from harmful environmental irritants. Beeswax protects the skin from conditions caused by bacteria, viruses and inflammation. It also hydrates and moisturizes thanks to its high levels of Vitamin A.
Seaweed – This finely ground, calcerated seaweed exfoliates the skin, clearing pores and preventing breakouts. This incredible plant actually draws toxins out of the body, flushing impurities and dead skin cells away by drawing them to the top layer of the skin. Seaweed even boosts metabolism, which in turn improves the overall appearance of skin.
Natural pumice stone – The Ginger Scrub contains very finely ground pumice stone, an incredibly porous volcanic rock that has been used to exfoliate rough skin for thousands of years. Pumice stone banishes dead skin cells and callouses, turning your roughest problem areas into smooth sailing.
Marshmallow root – Marshmallow root cools and soothes inflamed skin.
Slippery elm – This herb is packed with antioxidants, making it a fantastic treatment for a variety of skin ailments. Slippery elm decreases inflammation, and soothes itchy skin.
Aloe Vera – Aloe vera is bursting with beneficial amino acids and antioxidants. It is also deeply moisturizing and promotes the regeneration of new skin cells.
Lemon –promotes elasticity, stimulates collagen production, eliminates wrinkles and reduces pore size.
Coconut oil – Coconut oil melts at a temperature lower than your body temperature. This means that when applied to warm skin, it vanishes effortlessly into the tissue, providing incredible moisturizing power. Coconut oil is a natural antibiotic, and contains antibacterial, antifungal, antiseptic and antiviral properties.
Ginger – Ginger oil stimulates circulation, leading to more vibrant, luminous skin. The antioxidants contained in ginger protect skin from free radicals, and reduces inflammation.
Grapefruit – Grapefruit essential oil stimulates the skin and contains antioxidants that bind to free radicals, preventing these rascals from damaging the skin.