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The earthy aroma of Cedarwood oil sooths and comforts, making it the perfect ingredient for many of our pampering goodies – try out its revitalising qualities in our luxurious hand wash.
Its mood enhancing properties have been used for millennia across the globe from ancient Egypt to Tibet, receiving numerous references in the Bible. Native Americans used Cedarwood oil to enhance their spiritual communication.
Enjoy our Cedarwood blend in the lovely Florence range of gift sets: Watering Can and Wooden Cupboard loaded with pampering treats to savour.
Cocoa butter is superfood for the skin. Extracted from cocoa beans, the butter contains a large number of different antioxidants which act against free radicals that cause skin damage and premature ageing.
It’s naturally rich in Vitamin E, the strongest of all the antioxidants, and minerals including calcium, potassium, magnesium, zinc, manganese, copper and iron, all elements that nourish your skin.
Cocoa butter also contains tryptophan, involved in the formation of serotonin, the 'feel good' neurotransmitter, As such it is a brain food as well as food for your skin.
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The Water Lily is a collective term used for Nymphaeacea, freshwater perennials which grow in slow moving water such as ponds and lakes. With an abundance of varieties and colours, pink, white, purple, orange all have large green leaves which lay on top of the water protecting the beautiful sweet scented blossoms floating majestically by.
Flowering from June to September the bloom lasts for only three days. It is said approximately 75,000 - 100,000 blossoms are required to make 1kg of Lotus Absolute, and each flower is harvested by hand after the third day.
Adorned by many the white petal type have long been associated as a symbol of purity and peace, while the pink blossom, Nelumbo nucifera also known as Indian Lotus, is traditionally an emblem used in Buddhism.
For medical purposes the root is ground into a powder and made into a tea, when gargled it helps alleviate mouth ulcers or throat inflammation. However, as a lotion it softens the skin leaving it smooth and silky.
For some luxurious skin treats please take a look at our Peruvian Lily Stacker. The fragrance is profoundly intoxicating but also calming, all packed into a sleek jewellery stacking storage system.
Extracted from the peel of pink grapefruit, this essential oil contains Limonene, a powerful antioxidant that nourishes and protects your skin from free radicals, leaving if soft and pampered.
The heavenly aroma is a joyful reminder of summer when all the fauna and flora are in in full bloom. The zingy citrus fruits that make your senses ignite with the anticipation of summer sun.
Whether you choose to shower or soak - feel energised by this exquisite scent in the Pink Grapefruit Cupboard gift set: our lotion and bath soak have a special blend of essential oils in a non-greasy formulation to make your skin feel fantastic for the busy day ahead.
Extracted from the gorgeously scented flowers of the Lavender plant, whose bloom cuts a striking picture across the British countryside from spring until mid-summer when it is harvested.
The scent of Lavender essential oil is calming, removing nervous exhaustion and restlessness – the perfect antidote to a hard day.
As well as reducing stress, Lavender oil is a proven remedy for reducing skin irritation and inflammation – its healing properties soothe on application, helping skin achieve the right moisture balance. Other benefits include pain relief for sore or tense muscles and it has even shown positive results when applied to people with alopecia (hair loss).
Try out our Lavender Mist Bathroom caddy gift set for a gorgeous pampering experience.
Known for its calming and soothing properties, the extract comes from the seeds of the Milk Thistle. This truly is a fresh and calming scent ideal for cooling down after a hot summer’s day in the garden or merely unwinding in a bath after a hard day at the office.
Milk Thistle, named for the milky sap that oozes from its leaves, has been used in traditional medicine for over 2000 years.
Discover the qualities of Milk Thistle in the superb French Linen range: French Linen Single Plant Pot, Watering Can, and Twin Plant Pots.
Aromatic and woody undertones of the herby Rosemary plant are captured from the pale blue flowers it produces to form essential oil. Its evocative smell cradles you in those nostalgic memories of Sunday afternoons spent with the family, moments to be cherished.
Originally native to Mediterranean countries, the hardy plant has adapted to the British climate. Widely used in aromatherapy, the crisp, clean smell enlivens the senses.
Rosemary oil is rich in antioxidants and nutrients including iron, calcium and vitamins, providing nourishment and natural protection for the skin against the weather and airborne pollutants.
Find our rosemary and lavender blend in the Lavender Mist Bathroom caddy gift set.
The Rose is widely considered to be one of the most beautiful flowers in the world. With so many varieties to choose from, it takes approximately 12,000 petals (mostly from Rosa Damascena/ Damask Rose or Rosa Centifolia / Cabbage Rose) to yield 5ml of rose oil.
Throughout time Roses have always been associated with romance, used in perfumes and anti-aging skin care products. However, in Aromatherapy Rose oil has a most calming effect. It can be used to releive anxiety, boost self-esteem and confidence, invoking happiness and joy within body and soul.
Once you breathe in the heady intoxicating fragrance, it is never fogotton. The sensual aroma provokes a liberty of the mind and senses, whilst cosseting the spirit.
Take a look at our Classic Blend range No. 7 which contains Rose oil as one of it's main ingredients.
Vitamin E is one of the most important ingredients in our formula because it helps to protect and repair your skin, reducing the development of fine lines and wrinkles.
Found in plant extracts such as vegetable oil and nuts, it has the highest antioxidant content of all the vitamins. Antioxidants neutralise the effects of free radicals caused by pollutants such as cigarette smoke, exhaust gases and radiation from the sun. Antioxidants neutralise free radicals and help prevent cell damage.
Our moisture lock formula can be easily absorbed onto your skin, helping to keep it nourished and pampered.
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