Activated Charcoal works by trapping toxins and impurities in pores and can be used in deep cleansing pore mask, exfoliating acne scrub, or full body moisturizer. It also get rid of plaque and other teeth staining items and can be used in tooth paste.In general, it is great for detoxing the body in many ways.
Aloe Vera Gel (Aloe barbadensis) is a great carrier for skin nourishing and healing products and is soft and silky, absorbs quickly, and doesn’t leave a sticky or greasy residue behind.
Aloe Vera Gelly(Aloe barbadensis) helps to soothe and heal the skin from irritations and dryness. It acts as a moisturizer without leaving a greasy residue and can be used to treat breakouts and skin blemishes. It has anti-aging properties and also helps reduce the appearance of stretch marks. Pure Aloe Vera Gelly has a comedogenic rating of O.
Aloe Vera Juice(Aloe barbadensis) provides wound healing and anti-inflammatory properties that can help to reduce skin inflammation. It is also very cooling to the skin.
Beeswax (Cera Alba) is amazing for the skin for so many reasons. It helps to create a barrier to seal in moisture while allowing the skin to breath. It is used in DIY beauty products to help thicken lotions and creams because it is solid at room temperature. It is high in Vitamin A, which helps aid cell regeneration and overall hydration of the skin. Beeswax has a comedogenic rating of 2.
Bentonite Clay helps to remove toxins from your pores, allows skin to heal and reduces inflammation. It also helps in the lightening of acne marks on the face.
Castile Soap contains only vegetable-based ingredients and is usually a blend of coconut, olive, hemp and jojoba oils making it a natural cleanser for the face, body, and hair.
Cocoa Butter (Theobroma Cacao) is great for the skin, whether its dry or cracked it works as a deep moisturizer which is great for stretch marks. It can also fight the signs of aging and soothes the skin. It has a comedogenic rating of 4.
Emulsifying Wax (Cetearyl Alcohol (and) Polysorbate 60) comes from naturally occurring fats and esters. It is an ideal medium for the blending of fine creams, lotions and other fluid cosmetics which contain oil and water. It binds oil and water in perfect union because it improves the consistency and texture of skincare products without leaving a greasy film on the skin. It acts as a mild stabilizer and thickener for cosmetic formulations.
Himalayan Sea Salt (Sodium Chloride) detoxifies the body by balancing the pH system and improves hydration to the skin.
Honey supports the skin by acting as a moisturizer and it can help to cleanse the pores and works as a gentle exfoliant. Honey is found in many DIY skincare products for this very reason. Be sure that it is raw, unfiltered, organic honey!
Mango Kernel Butter (Mangifera Indica)has a rich, silky texture and is used for its skin softening, soothing, moisturizing, and protective properties. It is ideal for all skin types.
Oatmeal Soap Base (Avena Sativa)contains Coconut Oil, Palm Oil, Safflower Oil Glycerine (kosher, or vegetable origin), Purified Water, Oatmeal, Sodium Hydroxide (saponifying agent), Sorbitol (moisturizer), Sorbitan oleate (emulsifer), Oat protein (conditioner), Titanium Dioxide (mineral whitener used in opaque soaps.)
Shea Butter (Butyrospermum Parkii) is rich in vitamins A, E and F. Due to the vitamins and fatty acids it is very moisturizing for the skin -- especially if you suffer from dry skin. It also has a SPF of 6 which helps to protect the skin from UV rays. It has a comedogenic rating of 0-2.
Solubol is a dispersing agent used with essential oils in water for drinking or bathing.
Unscented Lotion is a moisturizing lotion that soothes and replenishes the natural oils of the skin.
Vegetable Glycerin works as a moisturizer to help keep the skin hydrated and radiant. It also works as a cleanser and toner. It controls oil and has a comedogenic rating of 0. It is also a great option for soaps and other beauty products and it has benefits for those with sensitive skin and mature skin.
Vitamin E Oil (Tocopherol) nourishes the skin, treats stretch marks, lightens blemishes and scars, and has anti-aging properties to it.Vitamin E Oil also acts as a moisturizer and can reduce the appearance of dark circles under the eyes.It can also be used as a cleaning agent.Vitamin E Oil can clog pores in you have oily skin, so it is best to use in moderation.
Witch Hazel (Hamamelis Virginiana) is askin-healing astringent that’s capable of naturally healing and reducing blemishes and clogged pores. It also kills the bacteria within the pores and has anti-aging properties.
Zinc Oxide provides SPF protection and is used in sunscreen and some daily moisturizers.
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