Sacred Blue Lotus Skin Care
This organic Rosehip oil based Firming Eye Serum is heavenly on the eyes and wonderfully anti aging bioactive ingredients. It is antioxidant packed with rose water, chia seed oil, bioactive extracts of white tea, kakadu plum & cucumber, raspberry seed oil and amazing carrot seed oil, all which help fight skin damaging free radicals. Prickly Pear oil and vitamin E also add a vitamin kick (as does rosehip) while a subtle amount of sacred blue lotus, lavender and blue chamomile essential oils are very soothing and calming to such a sensitive area.
All it takes is one pump and the bioactive plant oils and extracts help firm up and hydrate around the eyes and keep it smooth.
What’s in it..
*Olive Squalane Known as ‘mother natures face lift’ Olive squalane mimics the skins natural squalane providing unrivaled hydration and antioxidant protection for your skin. Derived from olives, this non-pore clogging, non- greasy and deeply moisturising squalane oil improves overall skin appearance, texture and tone.
*Prickly Pear Oil is packed with antioxidants & essential fatty acids. It has been shown to moisturise and soften wrinkles, stimulate new cell growth, calm inflammation, help restore elasticity, and brighten skin, Prickly Pear Seed Oil is extremely rich in vitamins E and K, essential fatty acids and antioxidants.
*Rosehip oil is a healing oil that has the unique ability to deeply nourish and balance all skin types. , Rosehip comprises of high amounts of omega-3, 6 & 9 that are crucial to skin health. Rosehip steps in to provide these nutrients in abundance, as well as essential vitamins E, C, B and a special form of Vitamin A. This form of Vitamin A has the ability to be penetrate through to the deeper layers of the skin, delivering nutrients at a sub-dermal level.
*Kakadu plum extract is one of the highest sources of vitamin C so a great antioxidant to help against free radical damage. It’s bioactive compounds helps stimulate collagen production which plumps and restores skin cells. Kakadu plums are used by local tribes as medicine—and it’s especially known as a traditional antibiotic and anti-inflammatory. This means that, when applied to skin, it can reduce swelling, redness and even help get rid of bacterially-induced acne.
*Chia Seed Oil The active botanical compounds in chia seed oil makes it perfect for the repair and renewal at skin cells. Chia seed is considered the richest botanical source of omega-3 fatty acids found in nature, offering more than flax seed or fish oil. These fatty acids work to encourage a more plump look to the skin. They also help maintain moisture levels, which reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles as well as relieving dryness and peeling. Chia seed oil is also a great source of vitamin B3 and zinc, which helps with oily skin and clogged pores. Many people prize it for its antioxidants, including chlorogenic acid and caffeic acid, as well as myricetin, quercetin, and kaempferol flavonoids. These components offer protection from environmental stressors. In fact, the antioxidants in chia seed oil have shown to be even stronger than vitamin C and vitamin E, two common and powerful antioxidants.
*Cucumber Extract There are many facets that make cucumber the holy grail for skincare. Cucumbers have many bioactive compounds including high amounts of Vitamins C & K; and with the same level of hydrogen as naturally found in skin, Cucumber extract is a highly effective at masking and combating dull skin and dark under eye circles. Pantothenic acid, or vitamin B-5, is another compound found in cucumbers that helps your skin retain moisture. The vitamin A, or retinol, in cucumbers fights hyperpigmentation and uneven skin tone because it helps control your skin’s production of melanin. Containing several compounds such as cucurbitacins, cucumerin, and caffaeic acid, Cucumber is excellent at addressing inflammation at a cellular level, almost instantly remedying puffy eyes. With a natural source of silica, a precursor to collagen, combined with substance called phytochemicals also found in Cucumbers, your collagen production is supported, keeping skin taut and youthful.
*Raspberry Seed Oil Studies have shown raspberry seed oil to absorb UVB and UVC and offers limited protection from UVA so “may act as a broad spectrum UV protectant” (Oomah et al., 2000) although further studies are needed to test this. It is also known for its anti-inflammatory properties due to high content of alpha linolenic acid (the highest in any fruit seed oil) and phytosterols, therefore helpful for eczema and psoriasis. Anti-aging benefits due to content of ellegic acid (an antioxidant). This study shows that elegiac acid “reduced the destruction of collagen and inflammatory response, both major causes of wrinkles.” It also protects against ultra violet damage. Very high in Vitamin E – an antioxidant. Antioxidants in skin care are important to prevent oxidative damage, which can lead to premature skin aging and skin cancer. Very high levels of phytosterols that can help reduce trans-epidermal water loss, thereby helping to keep skin moisturized. Phytosterols also help to repair skin damaged by environmental factors including sun damage.
*Sacred Blue Lotus is a powerful anti-aging oil and beneficial to all skin types. It provides instant hydration for dry skin as well as balances out oily skin. It works on repairing the damage to proteins (collagen and elastin) in your skin. Sacred Blue Lotus has a divine essence, bringing heightened awareness and tranquility. We infuse many of our oils which we use in our skin care range with the petals and stamens of the flower and also add the therapeutic grade essential oil to each product. Bliss
*Blue Tansy has got antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, so you see it used to calm the skin, reduce heat, and relieve delicate or troubled skin.
The blue lotus was sacred to the ancient Egyptians. The god of the blue water lily was Nefertem, Lord of Perfume. The flowers were not only noted for their delightful perfume by the Egyptians but also for bringing euphoria, heightened awareness and tranquility.
Olive Squalane, Organic rose water, sacred blue lotus infused prickly pear oil, organic rosehip oil, cucumber extract, kakadu plum extract, green tea extract, raspberry seed oil, chia seed oil, fermented radish extract, fermented coconut extract (natural preservatives), natural emulsifying wax, natural vitamin E, chamomile, carrot seed, blue tansy & sacred blue lotus essential oils, rosemary extract