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Sweet Orange Essential Oil

  About the Ingredient: Sweet Orange Essential Oil   Rating: Poor   Fair   Good   Very Good   Excellent   Categories: Essential oil   What is Sweet Orange Essential Oil? Sweet orange essential oil contains powerful antioxidants that fight free radicals and inflammation.    It’s primarily used in perfumery for its citrus scent, but its skincare properties are considered antibacterial, antiseptic, […]

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Soapwort Extract

  About the Ingredient: Soapwort Extract   Rating: Poor   Fair   Good   Very Good   Excellent   Categories: Plant   What Is Soapwort Extract? Soapwort extract is credited with cleansing properties due to its saponin content.   Flavonoids and vitamin C fight dark spots and free radicals that can cause signs of aging.   It’s also soothing and can relieve itching, […]

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Mango Butter

  About the Ingredient: Mango Butter   Rating: Poor   Fair   Good   Very Good   Excellent   Categories: Fruit   What Is Mango Butter? Mango butter has gained popularity due to its emollient properties and moisturizing essential fatty acids.   It’s rich in oleic acid, stearic acid, tocopherol, olein, and phytosterols.    These constituents […]

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Marshmallow Root Extract

  About the Ingredient: Marshmallow Root Extract   Rating: Poor   Fair   Good   Very Good   Excellent   Categories: Plant   What Is Marshmallow Root Extract? Marshmallow root extract is an anti-irritant and is tolerable by those with allergies and hypersensitive skin.   It is known to provide relief from itching, swelling, redness, and chaffing due to its emollient and […]

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Helichrysum (Immortelle) Oil

  About the Ingredient: Helichrysum (Immortelle) Oil    Rating: Poor   Fair   Good   Very Good   Excellent   Categories: Essential oil   What Is Helichrysum Oil? Helichrysum is a medicinal plant from the Mediterranean with a long history of healing uses.   The essential oil extracted from this plant has both anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.      Components act to inhibit inflammatory […]

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Kaolin

  About the Ingredient: Kaolin   Rating: Poor   Fair   Good   Very Good   Excellent   Categories: Clay   What Is Kaolin? Kaolin is often used in powders and masks because it adheres to the skin’s surface and is easily removed.   It has abrasive properties, which makes it a good exfoliant.   It also gently removes impurities from pores without […]

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Noni Fruit Extract

    About the Ingredient: Noni fruit extract    Rating: Poor   Fair   Good   Very Good   Excellent   Categories: Fruit   What Is Noni Fruit Extract? Noni fruit extract is known for healing and rejuvenating the skin due to its abundance of vitamins – particularly A and C – and antioxidants.   The antioxidants protect against free radicals which can […]

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Spirulina

    About the Ingredient: Spirulina   Rating: Poor   Fair   Good   Very Good   Excellent   Categories: Freshwater algae   What Is Spirulina? Spirulina has a hydrating effect on the skin’s surface layers.   It contains certain proteins that contribute to the stimulation of the fibroblast and to tissue regeneration.   This increases the skin’s metabolism to enable faster cell turnover and […]

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Safflower Oil

    About the Ingredient: Safflower oil   Rating: Poor   Fair   Good   Very Good   Excellent   Categories: Botanical extract   What Is Safflower Oil Used For? Safflower oil is a carrier oil that hydrates the skin.   It’s great for preventing moisture loss in hair as well.   Safflower oil is a favorite in natural skincare because it’s an alternative to synthetic […]

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Black Currant Extract

    About the Ingredient: Black Currant Extract   Rating: Poor   Fair   Good   Very Good   Excellent   Categories: Plant extract   What Is Black Currant Extract Used For? Black currant extract is rich in fatty acids, which keep the skin hydrated, firm, and younger-looking.   It also contains antioxidants to nourish dry and damaged skin, leaving it soft and replenished. […]

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