You probably already heard about coconut oil, and that's for good reasons. Coconut contains many fatty acids (such as lauric acid, myriatic acid and caprylic acid), that helps to reduce acne, inflammation, infections and bacteria.
Coconut is also famous for it's smoothing and moisturizing benefits. It can be an aid in treatment of dry skin and it can even help with reducing eczema.
It also contains antioxidants like Vitamin E and Vitamin A, which also help slow down the aging process.
Shea butter is a proven moisturizer for your skin. The high concentrations of fatty acids and vitamins make shea butter ideal for softening the skin. Shea butter also is also very known for reducing redness and swelling, healing the skin and it's anti-inflammatory properties. It can condition, tone and soothe your skin.
Shea butter can soak into your skin, creating a smooth and soft barrier that seals in moisturizer. This moisturizing effect can last for hours.
Origin: West / Mid Africa
Avocado oil has a lot of benefits for your skin, such as moisturizing dry skin and it even acts like a natural sunblock. The protein, fatty acids and vitamins (vitamin A, D and E) in avocado oil help moisturize and protect the skin from damaging UV rays.
The anti-inflammatory and antioxidants in avocado oil help your skin stay smooth and elastic. It also helps to calm irritated skin, heal, replenish, hydrate and protect the skin. Some even suggest avocado oil helps treat skin conditions such as psoriasis.
Origin: Mid Africa
Hyaluronic acid is a clear substance that is naturally produced by your body. It's function is to retain water to keep your tissues moist.
If you apply hyaluronic acid on your skin, it will get absorbed into the skin, and that allows addition hydration to your skin. So hyaluronic acid is best used for hydration, and that is exactly what our hydrating moisturizer does.
Next to that, hyaluronic acid revitalizes skin's outer surface layers, so it will look and feel softer, smoother, radiant and hydrated. This improves the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Fun fact: One gram of hyaluronic acid helps up six liters of water!
Olive oil contains a lot of vitamins, such as vitamin A, D, E and K. Olive oil is also an antioxidant, and that's why it helps prevent damage to the skin. It also helps to decrease your acne because it helps with killing the bacteria in your skin. It is also great to hydrate and moisturize the skin.
PLANT STEM CELL
We know, plant stem cell sound super weird. But let us explain what it is and why it's an amazing addition to our Hydrating Moisturizer. Plant stem cell is a natural-derived ingredient that is beneficial for multiple reasons. It is great for anti-aging, it helps to keep your skin looking young and fight off wrinkles, protect against sun damage and even reduce inflammation.
Plant stem cell can stimulate cell turnover, which leads to youthful skin cells. It has an antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effect. It also helps with the production of new collagen, which helps to make your skin appear youthful.
Black quinoa is the holy grain of the Incas. They have grown the black quinoa for thousands of years. They even call quinoa the gold of the Inca's! Black quinoa contains high levels of vitamin E. This means black quinoa helps restore damaged skin because it can stimulate new collagen synthesis. The vitamin B in the black quinoa reduces dark spots and helps brighten your skin.
Origin: Altiplano, the high plain of Bolivia, South America
The full ingredients list of our Hydrating Moisturizer:
Aqua, Cocos Nucifera Oil (COCONUT OIL), Triheptanoin, Glycerin (PALM FREE VEGATABLE GLYCERIN), Persea Gratissima Oil (AVOCADO OIL), Butyrospermum Parkii Butter (SHEA BUTTER), Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride (FRACTIONATED COCONUT OIL), Olea Europaea Fruit Oil (OLIVE OIL), Cetearyl Alcohol (SKIN SOFTENING WAX), Isostearyl Isostearate, Polysorbate 60, Sodium Hyaluronate (HYALURONIC ACID), Ozonized Opuntia Ficus Indica Callus Culture Extract (PLANT STEM CELL), Allantoin, Lysine Aspartate, Biosaccharide Gum-1 (NATURAL SKIN SOFTENING), Chenopodium Quinoa Seed Extract (BLACK QUINOA) , Xanthan Gum (NATURAL THICKENER), Potassium Pca, CI 12490, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Parfum (ALLERGEN FREE)
To understand more about the ingredients, go to our Ingredient Dictionary for explanations about all the ingredients.