Our Plant-Oils, Butters & Clays
The Garden Glossary
Prickly Pear Seed oil
Known as the elixir of youth, prickly pear oil is a potent source of antioxidants, including vitamins E and K. These help to increase skin hydration, fight free radicals and increase cell turnover. It’s the perfect anti-ageing and tightening treatment.
Pumpkin Seed oil
This oil is rich in fruit enzymes and alpha hydroxy acids (AHA’s), which are nature’s exfoliators. High in vitamin A and E, which helps to improve skin tone. Omegas 3 and 6 help to retain moisture.
Sea Buckthorn oil
This oil is super-food for the skin! It’s packed with omegas 3-6-7-9 and vitamins A, C and E, which help stimulate collagen production and help to keep skin firm and tightened and is complexion clearing.
The small but mighty olive contains something called squalane oil, which is fantastic at replenishing our skins moisture barrier. It’s readily absorbed into the skin as it’s very similar to the skins own sebum. It helps to balance the skin and minimises congestion in oily or acne prone skin.
This beautiful blue essential oil is cleansing, calming and soothing. It promotes skin healing, so it’s especially helpful for those with scarring or unbalanced skin. It helps to tighten pores and firm the skin.
Tomato Seed oil
The perfect ingredient to promote a natural, rosy glow! This oil is a super-rich source of lycopene, a powerful antioxidant that helps prevent free radical damage and helps fight signs of ageing.
Benefits of Waterless Skincare
You might be surprised to learn that most beauty products contain up to 80% water as their main ingredient. Our entire range is waterless. Here’s why…..
No need for preservatives
In waterless skincare the need for harsh chemical preservatives, such as parabens, is eliminated. The presence of water in skincare encourages bacterial growth which means the products require a plethora of chemicals and preservatives to keep them safe to use and extend their shelf life.
More concentrated formula
Removing water from the jar also frees up space for more active ingredients. Our formulations are packed with plant extracts, oils and omega-rich butters. These potent blends mean you don’t need to use a lot of product to see results.
Better for the environment
You can be assured that by using our skincare range you are doing your bit to help reduce the pressure on our Earth’s precious water reserves.
Without the need for complicated airless plastics and pumps, our glass jars are fully recyclable to reduce their impact on the environment.
Better suitability for all skin types
Waterless products are more efficient at protecting the skin than water based products. Without preservatives and water, the risk of irritations or allergic reactions is significantly reduced.