Organic Castor Oil is a vegetable tick oil pressed from the castor beans. In cosmetics is known for its soothing properties that help to retain moisture by forming a protective layer on the skin. On lip balms it is also used to give shine to the product.
Organic Shea Butter is a fat extracted from the nut of the African tree Vitellaria paradoxa. It has many properties, rich in vitamins and antioxidant substances. Shea butter is often used as a base for cosmetic and medical ointments, to protect the skin from the sun, or to repair and nourish the skin.
Organic Jojoba Butter or Oil is rich in vitamin E, minerals, zinc and copper and it has hydrating, nourishing and regenerating properties.
Beeswax is one precious ingredient produced by honey bees, it is often used in cosmetics for its affinity to skin. Its water-proof properties help to form a protective layer on the skin. It is also rich in fatty acids and vitamins which makes this an important ingredient for mature skin that needs to be regenerated and sensitive skin that needs hydration.
Aloe Vera is a thick and rich plant. Aloe Vera gel with Karite butter is a multifunctional ingredient. Soothing and Hydrating properties. It is especially used for after-sun products or for red and irritated skin.
Vitamin E is ideal to treat dehydrated and dull skin, subject to weather agents and pollution. It has a major function in its action as a lipid antioxidant to protect cell-membrane lipids against free radical attack.