Jasmine, Turmeric and Honeysuckle
A gentle elixir for sensitive skin with a beautiful, soothing scent. These oils contain properties used to fade surface imperfections, including scars and improve sun damage.
Apply daiy to dry and flaky areas.
There are six carrier oils and seven essential oils and absolutes all there to help improved surface imperfections. These have been used to reduce oxidative stress, tissue degeneration and improve skin elasticity.
Hemp seed oil has an impressive fatty acid profile and includes phytosterols to reduce itching and flaky skin. Kukui nut is used for its ability to penetrate deep down into the skin, improving the intracellular bonds. Pumpkin seed is rich in necessary vitamins A,B, C and E and zinc. Raspberry seed is a protective oil against damaging UV light. This is enhanced by the honeysuckle extract which contains high levels of EGCG, also in green tea, which helps protect skin from sunlight and limit damage after sun exposure.
The elixir is high in vitamins, polyphenols, tannins and vitamin C which can improve collagen synthesis. Both Turmeric and Myrrh have been shown in trials to have protective effects on skin exposed to sunlight.
Application: The elixir is well-balances, so should be absorbed easily, just a few drops are necessary, gently smoothed into your skin. If the skin has broken capillaries or scars, take extra care to apply the elixir softly around those areas. Do not rub it in to the eye area. Skin should feel better hydrated and with a smoother, silky surface.
This can be used every day, for dry skin.
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