This cream will optically show little tiny brown/redish bits of ayurvedic Sandalwood, which will dissolve gently once you apply this cream on to your skin.
*BABASSU OIL boasts a high moisture-retaining capacity, meaning it doesn’t evaporate or break down easily. Full of rich anti-oxidants and fatty acids it helps keep moisture from escaping once it’s on the skin. Locking it in it keeps your skin moisturized for longer periods of time.
*High concentrations of fatty acids and vitamins makes the pure African SHEA BUTTER in this facial cream an ideal cosmetic ingredient for softening your skin. Shea butter also has anti-inflammatory and healing properties.
*CALENDULA OIL from our ibicencan ground; The nutrients found in calendula oil slow premature aging and wrinkles, and it will definitely make your skin glow! Calendula oil has antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial properties that make it useful in healing wounds, soothing eczema, and relieving irritated skin.
*PHYTOSTERYL MACADAMIATE; This lovely emollient brings your daily skin care to a whole new level. It contains the same kind of intercellular lipids like present in the lamellar structure of the stratum corneum(upper layer of your skin) and plays an important role in the barrier function of the skin. It contains a high water holding capability and it is a plant-derived lanolin substitute.
*POMEGRANATE oil; Punica granatum – CO2 extract.Organic virgin vegetable oil.Precious organic oil, anti-free radicals, soothing and regenerating. A real “anti-aging” treatment.
*The orange-red SEA BUCKTHORN pulp oil (co2 extract) due to the high content of carotenoids has a cell-regenerating, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effect. It is ideal as an additive in formulations for mature skin because it stimulates the skin’s own metabolic processes and the formation of new cells. Damaged skin (e.g. sunburn) can also benefit from the anti-inflammatory effects of this oil.
*Plant based SQUALANE; Provides hydration and nutrients to your skin instead of just topical hydration. The lipids of SQUALANE naturally occures in human sebum lipids and the use of skins own lipids will create a healthy skin barrier funtion.
*Our LAVANDER oil made of Lavander flowers from Cala la Xanca in Ibiza helps lightening your skin and reduces wringles.
*TULSI OIL;My dear friend Aire brought me this sacred plant from India and the fertile soil of our island has allowed the plant to grow into a large delicious smelling TULSI shrub. Tulsi oil possesses excellent anti-inflammatory properties that work well in warding off skin irritations, small wounds and sores.
*GREEN TEA EXTRACT has an anti-inflammatory effect and it prevents skin damage after sun exposure. Remember that 90 percent of skin aging is due to exposure to the sun! An extract of green tea has a preventive effect on the development of wrinkles. Scientific research shows that green tea improves the elasticity and resilience of the skin.
*Ibicencan SAGE HIDROSOL of sage leaves and flowers; helps shrink large pores, tighten tone and firm skin. Sage hydrosol reduces inflammation related to acne, eczema, psoriasis and other inflammatory skin conditions.
*Posidonia Oceanica Hidrosol; ISA´S secret only for you. Nobody is as crazy as I am to put that much work in obtaining an extract, but this is so worth it! Your will find this ingredient of each of my products.
During the normal ageing process which starts at around 25 years of age, MMP levels arise. But inflammation, irritation and environmental factors also elevate MMP levels… The smoothness, firmness and youthfulness of your skin depends on a healthy balance of MMP enzymes in your skin. Research shows that inhibiting or suppressing and reducing them to lower levels should be a part of your optimal skin rejuvenation strategy, allowing healthy recycling of collagen and elastin. POSIDONIA OCEANICA HIDROSOL EXTRACT is a all natural product for the treatment and prevention of altered MMP levels related to skin ageing which helps to restore the skin’s elasticity.
*CHAMOMILE essential oil contains components that make your skin tone even and fades blemishes. Chamomile is effective by reducing inflammation and redness caused by eczema or acne.
* Not only does it help with age spots, the HIBISCUS EXTRACT benefit can encourage an all round fresher, younger, smoother looking complexion. The natural acids present in HIBISCUS help to purify your skin by breaking down dead skin and increasing cell turnover.
*AYURVEDIC SANDALWOOD powder; this will optically show like little tiny brown/redish bits in this cream, but they will disolve gently once your apply this cream on to your skin. Sandalwood removes blemishes, treats rashes and softens your skin.
*STRAWBERRY GLYCERITE. In skincare, glycerine functions as a humectant – drawing moisture to the skin.The biological strawberries macerated in this vegetable glycerine have strong astringent, anti-inflammatory, and anti-oxidants properties.
When choosing the high performance active ingredients for this Smoothing Natural Facial Day&Night cream, my goal was to create a highly protective and moisture retaining cream.
I opted for natural actives that have a cell-regulating and anti-inflammatory effect, against situations of flare-ups like with eczema especially in winter times.
Many protectives lipids in this cream occure naturally in human sebum lipids and the use of skins own lipids will always create a healthier skin barrier funtion.