Aloe Vera Gel, an excellent soothing anti-inflammatory effect, used in cosmetics, balms gels etc.
Cocoa butter is used as a natural skin-soothing cosmetic., it helps prevent the formation of scars when skin is cut or injured. Science now tells us the reason for this healing process is due to cocoa butter’s beneficial effect on the growth of collagen in our skin and provides a barrier that helps retain and restore the moisture that your skin loses from cleansing and exposure to the elements. Cocoa butter is highly recommended for the prevention of stretch marks and may improve the appearance of pre existing stretch marks.
Shea Butter has been used in Africa for centuries, an excellent addition to moisturiser for a variety of skin conditions. It has an in built sun screen due to its cinnamic acid and Vitamin F content. Shea is an excellent cell regenerator, aids healing of sun burnt and damaged skin. Can be beneficial for eczema, dry skin, muscle tension, wrinkles, stretch marks both prevention and to reduce the appearance of pre existing marks. It is also used for Liver spots and other irregular pigmentation of the skin.
Lannette wax a natural waxy substance capable of being added to a mixture of oil and water. When heated it becomes a milky looking liquid, but when cooled, it becomes a cosmetic cream. This has many superior qualities compared with other waxes especially when compared to Beeswax which is very difficult to add any liquid i.e. herbal infusions, rosewater etc.
Grapefruit seed extract increases the shelf life of moisturisers and cleansers it is a safe and highly effective preservative.
Amiox Rosemary extract, increases the shelf life of moisturisers and cleansers it is a safe and highly effective preservative.
Vitamin A palmitate, Use in natural skin care products and blends to improve the appearance of the skin and to assist with various skin conditions.
Vitamin E (Alpha-tocopherol) is an excellent antioxidant, it protects polyunsaturated fats in the body from oxidation, maintains the integrity of vitamin A in the body and promotes normal clotting of blood and cell regeneration. An excellent addition to a massage blend, it will increase the shelf life as well as providing nourishment to the skin.
Vitamin C Ascorbic acid, can be used as a face peel when combined with citric acid
Vegetable Glycerine a clear, colourless syrupy liquid which has a sweet warm taste. It is hydroscopic (absorbs water) and imparts that when used in preparations such as creams, lotions, deodorants and beauty milks. It give flexibility to creams as well as toothpaste etc.
Witch-hazel an excellent astringent, used in creams, toners, for bruises & swelling.
Rosewater is a gentle, cleansing soothing infusion, used for balancing and regenerating tired irritated skin.
West Australian Hydrosols can be used as toners ether neat or with a few drops of additional essential oil. Hydrosols are excellent for compresses, to clean and disinfect open wounds. They make fabulously refreshing spritzers especially if stored in the fridge, they can also be used in natural skin care products & as a mouth wash for oral thrush.
Rock salts can be used to cleanse and detoxify the body, use in the Body polishes, bath or in foot soaks for swelling or when need to cleanse the body or the atmosphere. Comes in Coarse semi coarse and Fine.
Seaweed extract use in the bath or in skin care products to cleanse and detoxify the body.
Seaweed Powder use in the bath, foot soaks poultices and body polishing preparations
Pumice powder, use for a gentle abrasive action, ideal for soaps, cleansers etc.
Dead Sea Salts, detoxifying add to the bath foot soaks body polishes etc.
Walnut Shell abrasive a gentle abrasive, used in body polish and facial exfoliates.