Cacay Oil is the latest ‘Anti-ageing’ oil that is made from the fatty seeds of the Cacay plant, found in South America. Touted as the new ‘miracle oil’, Cacay oil is the latest ‘Superfood’ for your skin. Loaded with a perfect combination of vitamins and fatty acids that will set to work regenerating your skin thereby reducing fine lines, blemishes and loss of firmness within weeks, leaving your skin glowing.
Cacay oil is anti-ageing, anti-wrinkle, anti-inflammatory, and deeply moisturising for the skin. Cacay Oil protects and hydrates the skin, improves elasticity, and stimulates collagen production.
Pomegranate Seed oil
Pomegranate seed oil is known for the many benefits it has for skin. Ripe kernels are cold pressed to uphold the quality of their enzymes, nutrients and vitamins.
Pomegranate seed oil offers regenerative, anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, and anti-aging properties. Its also boosts collagen production, enhances skin elasticity, reduces redness, and leaves lasting moisture without leaving a greasy residue or clogging pores. Perhaps one of its most famous benefits though is hydration. Pomegranate seeds are a star for skin hydration.
Apricot Kernel oil
Apricot kernel oil has anti-aging, anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, anti-septic, antioxidant and revitilising properties for the skin. It works to moisturise dry, sensitive skin and smooth out blemishes, wrinkles, fine lines and other symptoms typical of mature skin. Apricot kernel oil is of thin consistency allowing it to absorb quickly into the layers of the skin, leaving it looking and feeling smooth and soft.
Sweet Almond Oil
Sweet almond oil is the oil extracted from the fruit of the deciduous almond tree. It has been used for centuries to soothe the skin and treat minor wounds and cuts. It’s highly emollient which means it helps to balance the absorption of moisture and water loss. Sweet almond oil is anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and packed full of vitamins such as A, D, E and K, making it a great choice to help treat acne, eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis and also to reduce the signs of aging.
Olive Oil is nourishing and rejuvenating. It’s rich in Vitamins A,D,E and K as well as having anti-bacterial, anti-aging and anti-inflammatory properties, making it super beneficial for the skin. Great for dry skin, acne, eczema, psoriasis, wrinkles and fine lines.
Kawakawa is one of the most important plants in Maori medicine. The bioactive molecules of Myristicin in Kawakawa are believed to be responsible for the plants healing properties. Kawakawa has anti-microbial, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties making it useful for treating cuts, wounds and infections as well as being helpful in reducing inflammation of various skin conditions such as acne, eczema, psoriasis, rashes and blemishes. It works to strengthen the skin, while restoring hydration and providing intense nourishment.
Calendula has anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, anti-viral, anti-septic and anti-bacterial properties making it useful in healing wounds, acne, soothing eczema, psoriasis, cradle cap and relieving diaper rash.
Calendula is also an antiseptic which prevents infection from occurring. By promoting the production of collagen, Calendula aids in sustaining soothed, hydrated skin.
Horopito, also known as the ‘pepper tree’. Maori traditionally used this plant for it’s medicinal properties, especially in treating a wide range of skin conditions. The natural polygodial in the Horopito leaves has many potent medicinal effects. It has anti-fungal, anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic properties. Clinical studies have shown that Horopito is more effective at treating fungal conditions than prescription steroid creams. It’s especially well known for killing yeast infections such as ringworm, athletes foot and Candida albicans which causes thrush. Horopita is also great for healing wounds, cuts, burns and painful bruises.
Arnica is great for soothing sore muscles, sprains, strains, bruising and inflammation. The plant’s power to heal muscle aches comes from its strong anti-inflammatory benefits which, in turn, can reduce swelling and provide pain relief by improving blood circulation. Arnica is also a treatment of acne, boils, and rashes.
Comfrey roots and leaves contain allantoin, a substance that helps new skin cells grow, along with other substances that reduce inflammation and keep skin healthy. Comfrey, in a balm can been used to heal bruises as well as pulled muscles and ligaments, fractures, sprains, strains, and osteoarthritis.
Hemp oil is well known for its anti-inflammatory properties which can help to treat inflammatory skin conditions, such as eczema and psoriasis, acne scarring, and dry skin. It also speeds up the wound healing process. It plays a vital role in keeping your skin hydrated and healthy. Collagen production is stimulated, preventing excessive water loss. In addition to moisturising and soothing the skin, hemp oil has anti-aging properties. Hemp oil can help reduce fine lines and wrinkles as well as prevent signs of aging from developing.
Hemp provides relief for pain and inflammation such as arthritis, muscle aches, sprains strains and bruising.