Mango & Marula Body Cream
This is a lovely rich body cream that is packaged in a 200 mL glass jar with a black lid. The fragrance of this cream is fresh with a hint of Marula, Ylang-Ylang and Spearmint. Ideal for any skin type as it absorbs easily leaving the skin feeling soft and pampered but not oily at all. This cream is also ideal for that dry winter skin feel as it retains moisture in the skin and many of the oils used in this cream is known to aid with cellulite.
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This is a Natural Product
Skin Feel: Soft and Creamy
Appearance & Texture: White Creamy Texture
Fragrance: Marula, Ylang Ylang and a hint of Spearmint giving it a lovely fresh fragrance
About the Ingredients:
Almond Sweet [Prunus amygdalus dulcis] oil: This oil has a good source of Vitamin E and provides antioxidant qualities which makes it a very good emollient as well. The Vitamin D content in this oil helps relief dry skin which makes this a great moisturizing and hydrating oil.
*Mango [Mangifera indica] Seed Butter: This butter increases moisture retention, as an occlusive it forms a protective layer that reduces trans-epidermal water loss. Improves the flexibility and elasticity of the skin. With it’s strong antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, anti-viral, antibacterial and anti-fungal properties which soften the skin, fight off free radicals, heal and nourish the skin combating irritations, inflammations and infections speeding up the recovery and repair process
*Marula [Sclerocarya birrea] oil: Suffering from skin dryness, Marula oil will benefit you. It will also boost moisture retention, making sure that hydration lasts. Rich in antioxidant content that protects your skin cells from harsh UV rays, therefore, warding off skin cancer. The anti-inflammatory properties of Marula oil can also relieve irritation caused by the sun. Marula oil helps treat hyperpigmentation of the skin. It’s all thanks to those high levels of antioxidants, which promote skin cell regeneration. Promote skin elasticity, reducing the appearance of wrinkles. The moisturizing effect of Marula oil also makes fine lines less noticeable.
Vitamin E Acetate [Tocopheryl acetate] oil: A natural skin-conditioning agent and antioxidant. Tocopheryl acetate is a fat-soluble vitamin that can be isolated from vegetable oils. Its substantiated benefits include enhancing the efficacy of active sunscreen ingredients, reducing the formation of free radicals from exposure to UV rays, promoting the healing process, strengthening the skin’s barrier function, protecting the skin barrier’s lipid balance, and reducing transepidermal water loss. Attributed with antioxidant, anti-aging, moisturizing, anti-inflammatory, and enhanced SPF properties
Grapefruit [Citrus grandis] Pink oil: This essential oil is useful for more than just fighting cellulite and boosting your lymphatic system – it positively affects your mood and revives the mind while stimulating the digestive system and clearing up congested oily skin and acne.
*Spearmint [Mentha Viridis] oil: Apart from its lovely fresh fragrance, the therapeutic properties of spearmint oil are antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, cephalic, emmenagogue, insecticide, restorative and stimulant. Ancient Greeks used it to scent their bath water and during the medieval times it was used to heal sore gums and also to whiten teeth. Furthermore, it helps with the relief of headaches, migraines, nervous strain, fatigue and stress, as well as for the respiratory tract; helping with asthma, bronchitis, catarrh and sinusitis.
*Lemon [Citrus Medica Limonum] oil: Used not only for its uplifting fragrance, but the rubefacient action of the oil further helps to sort out cellulite and the astringent properties are great for oily skin conditions. The antiseptic effect of lemon oil on the other hand, helps to treat any cuts, boils and minor wounds.
Pine [Pinus sylvestris] Bark oil: The most important health benefits of pine essential oil is its role in treating various skin problems. Dermatologists often prescribe this oil for treating psoriasis, itching, pimples, eczema, skin diseases, poor skin, scabies, sores, and fleas. It gives you a balanced, smooth, renewed, and shiny skin and can also act as an antioxidant for free radicals which have a negative impact on your skin. Free radicals attack the healthy skin cells and cause them to mutate, resulting in premature aging, wrinkles, and sagging skin. Pine essential oil can combat these negative effects, while at the same time gives of fresh fragrance to your cream.
Ylang Ylang [Cananga odorata] oil: A nourishing oil that is useful for all skin types because it has a balancing action on the production and secretion of sebum. As antiseptic and anti-infectious oil it helps to fight infectious microbes on the skin as well as to cleanse and clean the skin. Ylang ylang’s aroma is very strong and pungent and extremely sensual and uplifting yet also a strong sedative that cools emotions calms the nerves and improves the mood; thereby combating stress and tension.
Aqua [De-ionised] water, Almond Sweet [Prunus amygdalus dulcis] oil, *Mango [Mangifera indica] Seed Butter, Cetearyl Olivate, Sorbitan Olivate, *Marula [Sclerocarya birrea] oil, Vegetable Glycerine, Lipsol SC [Cetyl Alcohol], Gluconolactone, Sodium Benzoate, Vitamin E Acetate [Tocopheryl acetate] oil, Grapefruit [Citrus grandis] Pink oil, *Spearmint [Mentha Viridis] oil, *Lemon [Citrus Medica Limonum] oil, Pine [Pinus sylvestris] Bark oil, Ylang Ylang [Cananga odorata] oil, Xantham Gum
* Denote Organic