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DRY SKIN REMEDY - Facial Toner + Facial Balm

What is a Hydrosol?

Hydrosols are incredibly beneficial for your skin with herbal properties to soothe and heal the skin. Hydrosols are recommended as a daily facial toner, and play an important role in protecting and nourishing the skin from everyday pollutants. Hydrosols contain essential oil compounds as well as organic acids..…. and will include many of the water-soluble plant pigments and flavonoids, they also contain minerals, cellulose and aromatic compounds

Hempseed Oil Benefits

The properties of hemp oil is almost identical to the oil we produce naturally, so rather than adding extra "gunk" to your face, it is simply combatting the external dryness we encounter throughout the day, whether it be from the cold or dry air ]. it is a magical secret in the beauty world ~~ it's role in "face nectar" is to blanket your skin with a light layer of moisture ~ while being a natural fighter of blotchy skin, acne, itchiness, dry patches, & uneven skin-tone.

Witch Hazel Hydrosol Water

A botanical astringent and toner made from real witch hazel plant that tones the skin, balances PH, evens skin tone and reduces redness and puffiness! With high concentrations of tannins, witch hazel is a natural astringent removing excess oil from skin and shrinking pores. Regular use of witch hazel may further reduce blemishes, especially black heads, which result from sebum build-up in pores.

Rose Water Hydrosol

Roses stimulates skin by heightening blood flow and drawing moisture to the skin via its humectant properties. It regulates sebum production so both dry and oil skin are cared for, and its a fabulous anti-bacterial that treats acne, gently. It helps to restore skin's natural PH. The compounded benefits of the bests of their similar properties and individual skin balancing action help skin to become soothed and smooth; clearer and more refined looking.

ingredients: witch hazel hydrosol*, rose geranium hydrosol*, hemp seed oil*, rose geranium oil*

*organic

Or use in conjunction with your favorite face moisturizer: simply wash and dry your face, spritz your face with hydro, wait a minute or two for the hydrofoil to sink in a bit and then apply your moisturizer.

Your organic hydrosol has no preservatives, and thus has a limited shelf life. Keep your hydrosol refrigerated, or use it up quick.


Turmeric Facial Balm

Infused calendula and comfrey leaf oil are powerful anti-agers that promote collagen and elasticity and leave the skin visibly plump and revived. This face balm melts on touch to a golden fluid that protects, soothes and moisturizes the skin. With essential oils of geranium and lemon which give is a great, floral and citrus scent.

Calendula Flowers - is high in beta-carotene that works to increase collagen production in the skin.

Comfrey Leaf - its high content of allantoin is really its claim to fame. Allantoin has soothing, firming and tightening properties. It can help reduce the appearance of fine line and wrinkles and many find it to be effective for oily skin.

Turmeric Powder - is effective for acne due to its antiseptic and antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties which fight pimples and breakouts to provide a youthful glow to your skin. Turmeric helps to clear acne scars and inflammation but also reduces oil secretion by sebaceous glands.

Tamanu Oil - has been found to minimize scarring and speed growth of healthy new cells. It also restores elasticity and hydration balance to the skin.

Carrot Seed Oil - antioxidants in this essential oil repair a lot of the damages done to your tissues by oxidants (free radicals) and stop them from doing further harm. Carrot Seed oil is rich in Carotene and Vitamin-A, both of which are very beneficial for the eyes and are effective antioxidants.

ingredients: infused oil of calendula flowers* and comfrey leaf*(olive oil*, jojoba oil*), cocoa butter*, sweet almond oil*, tamanu oil*, turmeric*, beeswax*, non-gmo vitamin e*, geranium oil* and lemon oil*

*organic

use: best when applied after cleansing and treating skin with our hydro hydrosol to rehydrate our face then apple the balm to lock-in moisture and provide protection. scoop a pea-sized amount and spread across forehead, cheeks, nose, neck and chin. Massage and press gently with both palms to blend into skin