Activated Charcoal Is used to draw out impurities, heal pimples, and helps prevent further breakouts. Useful for acne prone skin as it absorbs oil and toxins on and below the skin. Tightens pores and smooths the skin and helps in the reduction of inflammation and skin irritations.
Oatmeal contains skin-soothing properties that calm irritated skin. Its natural cleansing action dissolves dirt, oil and grime effectively. Gentle enough for delicate or sensitive skin and known for its skin loving beneficial properties, it is found in many skin care preparations.
Honey is naturally antibacterial and is loaded with antioxidants. It is great for acne treatment and other skin problems as it opens up pores making them easy to unclog. Honey is extremely moisturising as well as soothing providing a glow to your skin. Known for its healing abilities and before penicillin was discovered it was used to treat the wounded during the First World War.
Nettle Powder can be exceptionally useful as a natural deep cleanser for oily skin and for treating eczema, psoriasis and other itchy skin conditions. Good for reducing redness, swelling and inflammation. Like most plants, nettles possess a number of beneficial properties including antioxidants which may provide anti-aging benefits. As a natural astringent powdered nettles help with small skin wounds such as razor nicks and acne type conditions. Often used as a rinse for hair as it is said to have a stimulating effect on the scalp. The soap with nettle powder is not currently available.
We use premium quality oils including Extra Virgin Olive Oil, castor oil, organic coconut oil and responsibly sourced (RSPO) palm oil. Our organic Shea Butter is sourced from a Ghanaian Social Enterprise which supports education projects in developing countries.
Australian Pink Clay is excellent for balancing stressed and sensitive skin. Being mild it helps to improve the overall texture of your skin.
Australian Olive Clay Recommended for normal to oily skin, Green clay helps draw out impurities tightening pores and balancing the skin's oil secretions. The minerals in the clay are beneficial for addressing various skin conditions and helps strengthen the skin as well as acting as an aid for repairing scars. Great for detoxification and acne prone skin leaving it calmed, smooth and clear. Green clay has analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties which makes it good for muscular pain and swelling as well as for arthritic or rheumatic conditions.
Australian Reef Red Clay is idea for dry, sensitive skin. It gently helps heal and replenishes tired skin cells with its detoxifying properties and rich mineral content. It helps revitalize dull and tired complexions and enhances the skin’s condition and appearance, smoothing fine lines and improving the overall texture and firmness of the skin.
Bentonite Clay is highly absorbent and seeks out toxins and oils. It helps to calm the skin and speed up the healing time of nicks, cuts and skin problems. Tightens and tones the skin. Added to many male grooming products as it provides ‘slip’ when shaving. Contains over 70 trace minerals.
French Green Clay is one of the most sought after clay for skin conditions and cosmetic purposes. It is renowned for drawing impurities from the skin and stimulating blood flow to create healthy glowing skin. This makes it perfect for detoxifying and removing impurities from the skin and especially for those people who suffer from skin problems such as spots and acne. It also helps to balance the skin restoring the pH balance.
French Pink Clay is ideal for normal and sensitive or dry skin. It contains many beneficial minerals and trace elements and is known as the gentle cosmetic clay due to its unique balance of properties. It gently aids circulation of the skin whilst mildly cleansing and exfoliating the skin of debris. Good for mature or dehydrated skin as it does not draw oil from the skin.
Kaolin Clay is a white cosmetic clay that has wonderful beauty benefits that is very gentle on the skin. It helps to cleanse and exfoliate dead skin cells and removed debris from the surface of the skin.
Benzoin Good for irritated skin conditions, cuts and nicks. Warms and tones as used by Chinese herbalists.
Bergamot Useful for many skin ailments, insect bites, psoriasis and acne. Used as one of the classic ingredients of eau-de-cologne due to its fragrance.
Black Pepper Excellent for arthritis, muscular aches and pains, sprains and stiffness. A warming oil with a spicy interesting note used in high end perfumery.
Cedar wood Good for a wide variety of skin complaints and oily skin. Masculine woody aroma.
Cinnamon Leaf Good for poor circulation, chills and colds its warm spicy fragrance is well known.
Eucalyptus Wonderful universal eucalyptus known for its aroma is used extensively for sore muscles and aching joints, used in arthritis and for insect bites, skin infections and helps clear the airways and clear the head when suffering from colds and flu-like symptoms.
Fir Good for skin care, acne, infections for sores, cuts and insect bites. Also excellent for muscle and joint aches and pains.
Geranium Used for congested skin and many skin complaints. Especially good for oily and mature skin. Its wonderful fragrance is relaxing.
Ginger Very warming this essential oil is good for all sorts of muscular aches, pains, and strains. Excellent remedy for travel sickness. Exhaustion, colds and congestion.
Juniper Good for helping expel build-up of joint and muscle toxins. Used in dermatitis and for oily complexions.
Lavender The most versatile of the essential oils with a myriad of beneficial properties. Calming, soothing, antiseptic, great for all manner of skin care, good for circulation, muscles and joints, headache, insomnia and relaxing. A universal favourite.
Lemongrass is refreshing with a clean calming yet uplifting aroma. Aids in stress relief, anxiety and irritability. Good for relaxation of the muscles, muscle pain and headaches.
Marjoram Great for sore muscles and stiff joints, aches and pains.
May Chang Possesses antifungal and antibacterial properties. It is refreshing and stimulating. Very effective as a deodorant to help with excessive perspiration. Its mild astringent properties are helpful with acne and problematic skin. Aromatic citrus notes.
Palma Rosa Valuable for skin care in all its forms; acne, minor skin infections, wrinkles as is known to stimulate cellular regeneration.
Patchouli It is helpful for most all skin types ranging from dry, cracked skin all the way to helping to regulate oily skin and acne. Those with eczema, psoriasis and dandruff have said that patchouli is especially helpful for them. Emotionally, Patchouli is said to be calming and grounding with a deep earthy aroma. It has long been used in traditional Asian medicine and is said to help lessen the visible effect of scars.
Peppermint Has a wide variety of uses from aiding with sore, stiff muscle and joint pain to uplifting properties and helping with colds and headaches. It is also good in skin care for acne and other troubled skin conditions.
Pine In skin care, it is helpful for excessive perspiration and minor cuts. Uplifting it is helpful with fatigue and stress related conditions. Used in many arthritis, muscular aches and pain combinations.
Rosemary has an excellent reputation for oily skin/acne, scalp and hair care. It is called the herb of remembrance as it aids memory, focus, study and any situation which requires attention. Stimulating.
Spearmint Good for congested skin complaints and break outs and other skin blemishes. Helps with headaches, is uplifting and refreshing.
Tea Tree Widely used for its antiseptic, antiviral and bactericidal properties. Excellent in skin care for conditions such as acne, athlete’s foot, insect bites and cuts.
Thyme Highly penetrating, thyme is excellent for sports injuries, arthritis, muscle aches and pains.
Ylang Ylang Possesses antimicrobial properties that can aid in reduction of skin irritation and redness. Wonderful floral aroma much loved and used in high end perfumes.
Bay Rum Used extensively in men’s personal care products. Works as a skin toner and skin breakouts. Spicy with a fine masculine aroma. Helps in relieving muscular aches and pains and aids in inducing a relaxing effect. Often added to male hair products for hair loss and to impart a vibrant shine.
We use only small amounts of this one fragrance oil rather than pure essential oil due to the highly irritant nature of the pure essential oil. We put your safety first.
Allergens: The EU lists 26 allergens in cosmetic products.
Some people are allergic to various natural compounds found within essential oils. These allergens are listed on our labels and include, Cinnamal,Citronellol,Eugenol, Farnesol, Geraniol,Limonene, Linalool, found in some of the essential oils we use such as cinnamon, bergamot, lemongrass, lavender, rosemary, geranium, palmarosa, ylang ylang, peppermint and others.
Please patch test products before use. If you have any concerns consult your doctor.