The scrub has been packaged in jars made from special glass acting as a natural sunblock. It reflects all light wave lengths, except for ultraviolet and narrow infra-red bands. Such a unique combination ensures optimal protection from ageing processes accelerated by visible light. Packed in such glass, the cosmetics are naturally preserved, making them more durable, while the natural enzymes and phytohormones have a longer and more powerful effect.
French pink clay is a combination of white and red clay. It is especially rich in silicon, iron, manganese, potassium and titanium. It is ideal for sensitive and allergy-prone skin. The substance has a firming, calming and relaxing effect. For medicinal purposes, it can be used to sooth the symptoms of acne rosacea. Used systematically, it can seal minor blood vessels and prevent them from rupturing.
Sodium bicarbonate has an invigorating and antiseptic effect, softening and exfoliating the skin, as well as soothing irritations and having an antipruritic effect.
It forms a fizzy duo when combined with citric acid. The acid itself has exceptional cosmetic properties – it protects against bacteria, minimises the negative effects of UV waves and air pollution on the skin, as well as exfoliating dry skin with keratosis and pigmentation disorders and improving its colour. It also makes the skin shine and smooths out minor wrinkles.
Grapeseed oil is the richest source of linoleic acid and natural vitamin E, an excellent anti-oxidant. In addition, it contains vitamin B6, lecithin, anti-oxidizing flavonoids and resveratrol, as well as various minerals. As a result, it helps to slow skin-ageing processes, regenerating and nourishing the skin. It soothes irritations, tones the skin and has anti-inflammatory properties.
After being used directly on the skin, it absorbs well without leaving an oily layer. The skin becomes smooth and bright, its firmness and tightness is improved, while the lipid composition of the epidermis is strengthened.
Rosehip oil is called “the oil of youth”. It protects the skin from free radicals , improves its elasticity, regenerates the cells, slows ageing processes, reduces the formation of wrinkles and helps heal scars. It is a good choice in products used on skin requiring regeneration.
It is especially rich in silicon, iron, manganese, potassium and titanium. It is ideal for sensitive and allergy-prone skin. The substance has a firming, calming and relaxing effect. Used systematically, it can seal minor blood vessels and prevent them from rupturing.
Shea butter, known also as karité butter (from the French word for LIFE), is aromatic fat obtained from the nut of the African shea tree.
It acts as a natural UV filter, and it has anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and anti-ageing properties, as well as helping to eliminate stretch marks. It is also an exceptional medicinal compound as it stimulates the faster scarring of wounds and burns. Additionally, it contains vitamin F, which brings relief to tired, tense and aching muscles, helping them to relax.
Oleic and stearic acids constitute up to 90% of the butter. The amount of unsaturated fatty acids considerably exceeds that which can be found in cocoa butter and other natural vegetable butters. Unsaturated fatty acids are the key ingredient in skin rejuvenation and moisturising processes – thanks to their deep penetration, they help to oil and moisturise the skin. Shea butter helps to maintain moisture and decrease water loss by creating a protective barrier on the skin’s surface by binding water (lowering the TEWL level), thus preventing the skin from drying or exfoliating.
Simultaneously, it is easily absorbed without leaving an oily layer, while remaining in the deeper skin layers for longer.
Undeniably, thanks to its origins, it adds a touch of the exotic to the cosmetics.
Moisturising honey is derived from natural honey. It has water-binding properties that are two times more powerful than glycerine. It penetrates deep into the skin, maintaining a more intensely hydrated state, enhancing skin regeneration.
Geranium oil has a wide spectrum of properties with positive effects on the skin – it regulates sebum secretion, seals blood vessels, soothes skin irritations and burns, has anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, anti-viral and anti-parasitic properties. It helps fight eczema and other skin imperfections. It also alleviates the symptoms that accompany menopause. Additionally, it is a highly valued antidepressant.
Vanilla extract is a substance that softens, smooths, conditions and firms the skin It has a positive effect on the mood, with a calming and relaxing effect, as well as having anti-oxidant properties. It stimulates the secretion of such hormones as testosterone and estrone, making it an exceptional aphrodisiac.
How to use: Place a small amount of the scrub onto the moist skin of the breasts and neckline. Use circular motions to apply. Wash it off with warm water.
INGREDIENTS: water, elderberry seed, French pink clay, grapeseed oil, saponified olive oil, bicarbonate of soda, saponified coconut oil, rosehip fruit oil, saponified shea butter, shea butter oleum, moisturising honey, eco-preservatives*, geranium oil, basil oil, vanilla extract
INCI: Aqua, Sambucus Nigra Seed, Kaolin, Illite (Red clay), Vitis Vinifera Seed Oil, Sodium Olivate, Sodium bicarbonate, Sodium Cocoate, Rosa Canina (Rosehip) Fruit Oil, Sodium Shea Butterate, Vitellaria Paradoxa, Hydroxypropyltrimonium Honey, Benzyl Alcohol&Salicylic Acid&Glycerine&Sorbic Acid*, Pelargonum Graveolens Oil, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Oil, Vanilla planifolia extract
* ECOCERT and COSMOS certified