RASPBERRY SEED OIL AND EXTRACT

Botanical name:  Rubus Idaeus Seed Oil and Rubus Idaeus Extract. Origin: Raspberry is native to Europe; it is thought that it is original from Greece, from there it spread to Italy, the Netherlands, England and soon after to North America. Skin benefits: The oil is extracted by cold pressing the seeds of Raspberry. Raspberry seed oil has high content […]

AÇAI OIL and AÇAI BERRIES EXTRACT

Botanical name:  Euterpe Oleracea Pulp Oil and Euterpe Oleracea Fruit Extract. Origin: It is a species of palm tree native to Brazil, Peru, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago. Skin benefits: The Açai berries are cold pressed to yield the oil. Research on the Açai fruit has focused on its antioxidant capacity to scavenge free radicals directly when applied onto […]

POMEGRANATE FLOWER EXTRACT

Botanical name:  Punica Granatum Flower Extract. Origin: The Pomegranate is native from Iran to the Himalayas in northern India and was cultivated and naturalized over the whole Mediterranean region since ancient times. It is widely cultivated throughout India and the drier parts of Southeast Asia, Malaya, the East Indies and tropical Africa. Skin benefits: Pomegranates can help […]

POMEGRANATE SEED OIL

Botanical name:  Punica Granatum Seed Oil. Origin: The Pomegranate is native from Iran to the Himalayas in northern India and was cultivated and naturalized over the whole Mediterranean region since ancient times. It is widely cultivated throughout India and the drier parts of Southeast Asia, Malaya, the East Indies and tropical Africa. Skin benefits: The seeds of […]

NEROLI ESSENTIAL OIL AND N. WATER

Botanical name:  Citrus Aurantium Amara Flower Oil and Citrus Aurantium Amara Floral Water. Origin: It is native to southeast Asia and has been spread by humans to many parts of the world. Mood-boosting and skin benefits: Neroli Essential Oil is steam distilled from the blossoms of the bitter orange tree. Neroli is quite potent aromatically and one […]

APPLE EXTRACT

Botanical name:  Pyrus Malus Fruit Extract. Origin: The tree originated in Central Asia, where its wild ancestor, Malus sieversii, is still found today. Apple trees are cultivated worldwide and are the most widely grown species in the genus Malus. Skin benefits: Apple fruit extract contains several types of flavonoids (i.e., catechins, flavanols, and quercetin). Flavonoids possess antioxidant activity, […]

BLACK CURRANT SEED OIL

Botanical name:  Ribes Nigrum Seed Oil. Origin: It is native to central and northern Europe and northern Asia. Skin benefits: Blackcurrant Seed Oil is obtained from seeds of the blackcurrant. It is very rich in antioxidants and gamma-linolenic acid making it a highly effective anti-inflammatory agent, is vitamin rich and also contains steriodonic acid and high amounts […]

GRAPEFRUIT EXTRACT

Botanical name:  Citrus Grandis Seed Extract. Origin: Grapefruit is a subtropical citrus tree, a hybrid originated in Barbados as an accidental cross between two introduced species – sweet orange (C. sinensis), and pomelo (C. maxima) – both of which were introduced from Asia in the seventeenth century. Skin benefits: There are a variety of different alpha-hydroxy acids […]

PAPAYA EXTRACT

Botanical Name:  Carica Papaya Fruit Extract. Origin: Papaya may represent the fusion of two or more species of Carica native to Mexico and Central America. Today it is cultivated throughout the tropical world and into the warmest parts of the subtropics. Skin Benefits: Phytochemically, the whole plant contains enzymes (Papain), carotenoids, alkaloids, monoterpenoids, flavonoids, minerals and vitamins. Papaya is a powerhouse […]

PRICKLY PEAR EXTRACT

Botanical Name:  Opuntia Ficus-Indica Extract. Origin: The origin of this species is somewhat obscure, largely because it has been cultivated since ancient times for its edible fruit, but it is thought to have originated in Mexico. Locations within which Opuntia Ficus-Indica is naturalised include Australia, southern Europe, Africa, La, Southern Asia, Southern USA and some oceanic islands with warm climates. Skin Benefits: Prickly Pear fruit […]