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Active Fresh Yeast (also known as compressed yeast) possesses stimulating and rejuvenating properties. It is an excellent source of protein, contains amino acids, high amounts of B-complex vitamins and minerals that are important for healthy skin and hair.

Alcohol (ethanol) is a clear, volatile liquid. It has a slight, characteristic odor and is very soluble in water. As an antiseptic, it kills most bacteria, fungi and some viruses. In recent years, some cosmetic brands started combining alcohol with natural products to provide luxury lines for the skin care industry. These luxury products contain the necessary percentage of alcohol (about 60%) to kill germs effectively and safely, but employ additional ingredients to moisturize and condition the skin.

Alfalfa has amazing skin and hair care benefits. It is naturally high in many essential vitamins, including A, D, E, K, and the full family of B vitamins. The vitamin B group ensure a healthy hair growth. Vitamin C helps to improve blood circulation to the scalp and increases the amount of oxygen intake into hair. Alfalfa plant is also loaded with extremely important minerals such as biotin, calcium, folic acid, iron, magnesium, potassium, chlorophyll, and many other, which work to keep the skin healthy and glowing.

Allspice is also known as Jamaica pepper, myrtle pepper, or pimento. The allspice corns are dried unripe fruits that grow on evergreen tropical shrub (Pimenta dioica). Allspice smells like a combination of spices, especially cinnamon, cloves, ginger, and nutmeg. It is a good source of minerals like potassium, manganese, iron, copper, selenium, and magnesium. It also contains many health benefiting essential oils as well as vitamins A, B, and C. Allspice has regenerating, antibacterial, anesthetic, anti-rheumatic, and warming effect. Note: Allspice may cause allergic reactions. Patch test is strongly recommended.

Almond (Sweet) Oil is obtained from the dried kernels of sweet almond. It is high in Vitamins A, B-complex and E as well as in various minerals, such as magnesium and calcium, and has Omega-6 fatty acid. Sweet almond oil possesses hydrating, softening, soothing and healing properties. It relieves itching and irritation, provides healthy glow, and is compatible with all skin types.

Almond Milk loaded with minerals like iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, zinc. This milk also provide Vitamins E, C, B6, thiamin, riboflavin, niacin. All these nutrients have various benefits which are essential for a healthy skin, hair, and nails. Almond milk is rich in antioxidants, which protect the cells from damage by free radicals and help promote firm and youthful skin.

Almonds possess softening, reconditioning and soothing properties for the skin and hair. Almonds are a nutritional source of vitamins, proteins and minerals that are important for healthy skin and hair. Almonds are especially effective for treating dry and sensitive skin.

Aloe Vera also known as the Medicinal Aloe, is a succulent plant, which has a long history of medicinal use. It is a rich source of amino acids, vitamins A, C, F, B-group. Aloe Vera is widely used in treating skin-related problems. It possesses cooling, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, anti-fungal, regenerating, soothing, hydrating, and healing properties.

Alum is common name for the hydrated salts of potassium. It is a natural mineral and commonly used in water purification, leather tanning, and baking powder. Alum possess antiseptic, astringent, anti-inflammatory, and antibiotic properties. It has cosmetic uses as a deodorant and as an aftershave treatment because of its hemostatic activity, and wound healing property.

Amla (Amilica Embillicus) is a small tree that produces plum sized yellow fruit with some amazing benefits for our health. The fruit contains many minerals and vitamins like Vitamin C, Vitamin B complex, calcium, phosphorus, iron, carotene. It is also rich in antioxidants, which protect the cells from damage by free radicals, slow aging process and help to promote firm and youthful skin. Alma also maintains hair color, and improves luster, strengthens hair and nails.

Amla Oil is the extract of berries that grow on the Phyllanthus emblica plant. It is traditionally made by immersing dried fruits in oil and after a few days of soaking, they are removed and the oil is filtered and purified. Amla Oil is a rich source of antioxidants and nutrients as iron, vitamin A, C, also high in essential fatty acids and flavonoids. Amla oil has a long history of use as an herbal scalp and hair treatment for hair loss, prematurely white or gray hair, dandruff.

Anise Essential Oil has warm and spicy, licorice-like aroma. Anise Essential Oil is used for its antiseptic, insect repellant, soothing, antispasmodic, and calming properties.

Apple is rich in Vitamin A, Vitamin C, and is a good source of Vitamin K, Thiamin, Riboflavin. Apples possess moisturizing, exfoliating, and reconditioning properties for the skin and hair; protect skin against free radicals.

Apple Cider Vinegar is a wonderful home remedy. It is completely natural product, resulting from the fermentation of apple juice and contains vitamins, minerals, various acids and apple pectin that are vital for a healthy skin and hair. Apple Cider Vinegar has healing, stimulating, cleansing, antiseptic, anti-fungal, antiviral, antimicrobial and itch-relieving properties. It also promotes blood circulation, reduces scaly conditions and maintains a normal pH-balance of the skin.

Apple Juice is rich in Vitamin A, C, and B-complex, and is a good source of Vitamin K. It possesses moisturizing, exfoliating, and reconditioning properties for the skin and hair; protects skin against free radicals, tones, and revitalizes tired, stressed skin.

Apricot fruit is rich in vitamin A, and is a good source of minerals, including iron which is necessary for beautiful skin and hair. It possesses hydrating, regenerating and great detoxifying properties. Apricot treats enlarged and oily pores, helps to make skin and hair smoother and stronger. It promotes cell renewal and aids in treating a number of skin diseases.

Apricot fruit is rich in vitamin A, and is a good source of minerals, including iron which is necessary for beautiful skin and hair. It possesses hydrating, regenerating and great detoxifying properties. Apricot treats enlarged and oily pores, helps to make skin and hair smoother and stronger. It promotes cell renewal and aids in treating a number of skin diseases.

Apricot Kernel Oil is very mild natural oil refined from the dried kernels of the apricot fruit. It is rich in vitamins A and E as well as in various minerals and essential fatty acids. Apricot kernel oil possesses moisturizing, nourishing, and revitalizing properties and is particularly helpful for dehydrated, mature and sensitive skin. It helps skin retain elasticity, clarity, and suppleness.

Argan Oil is produced from the fruit kernels of the Argan tree (Argania spinosa). Argan oil is rich with antioxidant, phytochemicals and essential fatty acids. It absorbs quickly and has many benefits for skin, hair, and nails. The oil nourishes and moisturizes dry skin, regulates sebum production to keep the skin’s natural oils at a healthy level, soothes the inflammation, stimulates renewal of skin cells and boosts elasticity. Argan oil also repairs damaged hair, moisturizes instantly, and prevents split ends while restoring shine, increases hair growth, keeps scalp healthy and well nourished, keeps nails strong and healthy.

Arnica Flowers are used for their antibacterial and anti-inflammatory qualities. Arnica flowers possess stimulating, regenerating and healing properties, extremely beneficial for hair loss. Rich in fatty acids and vitamins A, B, C and D.

Artemisia (Wormwood) has a pleasant smell, and is used for its healing, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory qualities. Artemisia possess stimulating and tonic properties, and very beneficial for hair loss. Note: plant can be toxic when consumed in large quantities.

Artichoke is high in vitamins and minerals that are important for healthy skin and hair. It possesses nourishing, antioxidant and regenerating properties.

Aspirin (Acetyl Salicylic Acid) is often found in skin care products. It has strong anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antioxidant, and conditioning properties. Works extremely well to treat acne on oily skin.

Avocado possesses nourishing, hydrating, anti-aging and regenerating properties. It provides rich source of vitamins A, B, D and E. Avocado is frequently used in rich spa products because it penetrates the skin evenly and quickly, making the skin smooth and moisturized as a result. It adds toning, softening and restructuring properties to the skin. Avocado is an ideal remedy for aging and sensitive skin.

Avocado Oil possesses nourishing, hydrating, regenerating and antibacterial properties. Avocado Oil soothes scaly skin and scalps while restoring health and shine to the skin and hair. It is high in vitamins A, B, D and E.

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Bachelor's Button also known as cornflower. It is annual flowering plant with blue flower petals. Cornflower petals are used for their soothing, antioxidant, antiseptic, antibacterial and astringent properties as well as for relieving inflammation and irritation effects on the skin.

Baking Soda , also known as sodium bicarbonate, is a wonderful home remedy. Baking Soda possesses amazing exfoliation, soothing, and softening properties. It also maintains neutral pH, naturally cleanses the skin, and eliminates odor.

Banana is a very good source of vitamin B6 and a good source of vitamin C, potassium and manganese. Bananas possess soothing, nourishing, and revitalizing properties and is particularly helpful for dry and sensitive skin.

Basil has a pleasant smell, and is used for its healing, antioxidant, antibacterial and calming properties. The natural antioxidants found in basil can protect the skin against damage from free radicals and thereby preventing cellular aging. It also helps with acne, insect bites and skin irritations as well as restoring skin tone.

Bay Leaves have a pleasant woody odor and a bitter, spicy flavor. Bay leaf is an excellent source of vitamins C and A, good source of B-complex vitamins, and various minerals like copper, potassium, calcium, manganese, iron, selenium, zinc, and magnesium. Bay leaves are used by herbalists for their antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, astringent, antioxidant, stimulant, and insecticidal properties.

Beans are rich source of protein, thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, potassium, phosphorus and iron; possess revitalizing and cell regeneration properties.

Bee Pollen or Bee bread is a mass of pollen from flowers that has been packed by worker honeybees into granules with added regurgitated honey. Bee pollen granules are extremely rich in proteins, vitamins, minerals, beneficial fatty acids, carotenoids, and bioflavonoids. In addition, it has strong anti-viral and antibacterial properties. Bee pollen highly beneficial for our skin and hair. Note: a patch test is strongly recommended. Do not use if you have an allergic reaction to bees and bee products.

Beer contains group of vitamin B, proteins and sugars. It works as a wonderful conditioner, and gives shine and volume to the hair.

Beeswax possesses antioxidant, antibacterial, nourishing, softening and soothing properties.

Beetroot possesses antioxidant, antibacterial and nourishing properties. It detoxifies the skin. High in sugar, Vitamin C and minerals those are important for healthy skin and hair.

Bell Pepper is used for their antioxidant content as well as their high vitamin, mineral and fiber content. Bell Pepper is high in vitamin C. It possesses anti-aging and regenerating properties.

Bergamot Essential Oil has fresh, spicy, citrus scent. It has stimulating properties that help in enhancing blood circulation. As a stimulant, it helps in promoting hair growth. Bergamot oil has anti-microbial properties that help fight the growth of germs, virus and fungi. They also help reduce infections, including those of the skin. It can be used for aromatherapy to create an uplifting ambience as well as in a variety of lotions, creams, soaps, shampoo, and conditioners.

Birch Bark is used for antifungal, antiseptic and astringent qualities, and salicylic acid content.

Birch Buds have been used to treat colds, fever, dizziness, allergies, circulatory, and urinary infections. Buds of the birch tree contain volatile oils, ascorbic acid, bitters, flavonoids, and tannins. Decoction and infusion of birch buds have diuretic, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, and wound healing properties, stimulate blood circulation, cleanse the skin, and strengthen the hair.

Birch Leaves are used for their anti-inflammation, astringent, antifungal and antiseptic quality. Birch Leaves possess toning, strengthening and softening properties. They promote blood circulation.

Black Caviar is considered as a 'true' caviar and consists of non-fertilized, salted, sturgeon roe. The caviar of sturgeon is the most expensive caviar. Other popular and much less expensive type of caviar is salmon caviar (roe), also known as 'Red Caviar (Roe)'. Fish roe is intended by nature to create and nourish new life and it is extremely nutritionally rich. It provides a rich source of essential fatty acids, minerals and vitamins A, C, D and B-complex, that are vital for a healthy skin and hair. Caviar possesses nourishing, conditioning, soothing, healing, regenerating and anti-aging properties for the skin and hair.

Black Currant (Quinsy berries) are used for their healing, anti-inflammation, antiseptic and relieving irritation properties. Berries contain high amount of vitamins and antioxidants (very rich in vitamin C) that are important for healthy skin and hair.

Black Currant Berries are used for their healing, anti-inflammation, antiseptic and relieving irritation properties. Berries contain high amount of vitamins and antioxidants (very rich in vitamin C) that are important for healthy skin and hair.

Black Currant Leaves are used for their antiseptic, cleansing and cooling quality. They contain high amounts of vitamin C.

Black Currant Seed Oil possesses moisturizing, and revitalizing properties. It is helpful in the reconstruction of cell membranes. The anti-inflammatory properties of black currant seed oil are also effective against skin irritations and protect against the water loss that helps with dry skin disorders

Black Pepper is a fruit of the Black pepper (Piper nigrum) flowering vine. The black pepper fruit, known as a peppercorn when dried, is incredibly popular spice. It has strong spicy taste and richly aromatic. Black peppercorns are rich source of Vitamins C and A. They also contain good amount of minerals like potassium, calcium, zinc, manganese, iron, and magnesium. Peppercorns stimulate blood circulation and also possess antioxidant, antiseptic, and analgesic qualities.

Black Radish is a root vegetable with detoxifying, antioxidant, regenerating, purifying, antibacterial and antifungal properties. It is rich in vitamin C and other vitamins and minerals that play an important role in providing necessary nutrients to the hair and scalp. Applying black radish juice is very effective for people suffering from dandruff. It strengthens your roots and stimulates hair growth.

Black Tea possesses strong antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, and astringent properties. Black tea, like other varieties of tea, is made from leaves of Camellia Sinensis shrub. Black tea is generally darker in color, stronger in flavor, and contains more caffeine, because it is more oxidized than other teas.

Blackcurrant Seed Oil is the perfect choice for all of your bath, body and skin care. It is pressed from the seed of the plant Ribes Nigrum and is a natural source of gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), and essential fatty acids including Omega 3, 6 and 9. The oil is a very potent antioxidant. Black Currant Seed Oil effectively moisturizes and improves skin elasticity, reduces wrinkles, dryness and skin lies. It is regenerating skin cells. Black currant seed oil also helps for hair problem including dryness, brittleness, thinning, or splitting. It can be used to strengthen and moisturize the hair and scalp. Black Currant Seed Oil promotes silky soft hair, prevents moisture loss and adds elasticity and suppleness, and also provides an immediate sparkle and shine. The oil helps to keep nails strong and healthy and can be used in any proportion within skin care, hair care, baby care and sun care products.

Blue Clay is derived from volcanic ash and is highly rich in mineral nutrients. Blue Clay possesses great detoxifying and antibacterial properties and is helpful in cleansing hair follicles and dissolving impurities on the skin.

Blueberries possess antioxidant, astringent anti-aging, regenerating and curative properties; stimulate blood circulation. They contain high amounts of vitamins C and E.

Blueberry possesses antioxidant, anti-aging, and curative properties, supports skin regeneration. Blueberry is also an excellent source of Vitamin C, Vitamin A and Vitamin E.

Blueberry Fruits possess antioxidant, anti-aging, and curative properties, support skin regeneration. Blueberry is also an excellent source of Vitamin C, Vitamin A and Vitamin E.

Blueberry Leaves help to clear and clean up blemishes, blackheads, scabby itchy scalps, and scalds.

Borage Seed Oil is natural source of a fatty acid called gammalinolenic acid, and this selectively high concentration of GLA in borage oil is responsible for many powerful health benefits. It promotes skin health, naturally repairs and hydrates your skin. Borage Seed oil is ideally suited for use on prematurely aged skin and for regenerating skin cell activity. It also promotes healthy growth of hair and nails.

Borax has soothing, antifungal, antibacterial and healing properties for the skin and scalp

Brewer's Yeast (Saccharomyces Cerevisiae) is also known as nutritional yeast and is used to make a beer. It tastes bitter and should not be confused with baker's yeast. Brewer's Yeast is extremely nutritionally rich. It contains proteins, amino acids, minerals, and vitamins (B-complex), which support the nervous system, help maintain the muscles, and keep skin and hair healthy. Brewer's Yeast is commonly used as a nutritional supplement.

Broccoli is green vegetable of the cruciferous family. It contains beta carotene, vitamin E, vitamin B complex, which play a vital role in the health of your hair and skin. Broccoli is known for its anti-aging properties, has various antioxidant compounds, which help reduce the wrinkles, fine lines, pigmentation, and retain the long-lasting shine of the skin and hair.

Broccoli Seed Oil is beneficial in hair care and skin care products due to its non-greasy, moisturizing, and easily absorbed properties. It’s rich in vitamin A and the essential fatty acids. In addition to vitamin A, broccoli seed oil contains vitamins C, E, and beta-carotene. Vitamins and minerals such as selenium, copper, zinc, and phosphorus found in broccoli improve skin’s overall immune system protecting it from skin infections and disease.

Brown Sugar is a regular refined sugar that is colored with molasses. Natural brown sugar does not contain additional dyes and chemicals. Because it is not heavily refined, brown sugar has a higher mineral content versus white sugar. Molasses also adds moisture and distinctive flavor. Brown sugar has healing and antibacterial properties, helps stimulate circulation to the skin while gently exfoliating, cleansing, and leaving skin fresh and bright.

Buckwheat Honey is a dark-colored delicious honey with rich molasses flavor. Darker honeys tend to be higher in antioxidant compounds than lighter ones. Buckwheat honey is also rich in vitamins, minerals, and amino acids. It has strong antioxidant, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and healing properties. Note: a patch test is strongly recommended. Do not use if you have an allergic reaction to bees and bee products.

Burdock has been a favorite medicinal herb for centuries. Plant is used by herbalists for its soothing, regenerating, anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, antibacterial, and healing properties. It has been used to treat a variety skin diseases such as acne, carbuncles, abscesses, psoriasis, and eczema throughout history. Burdock helps to stimulate circulation to the skin while cleansing and detoxifying the epidermal tissues. It is also helpful in restoring skin and hair tone.

Burdock Root has been used traditionally for treating hair loss and promote hair growth. It is high in phytosterols and essential fatty acids the nutrients required in maintaining healthy scalp and in promoting natural hair growth. Burdock Root has soothing, regenerating, anti-fungal, antibacterial and healing properties. It improves the hair strength, shine, and body.

Burdock Root Oil extract is rich in phytosterols and essential fatty acids, the nutrients required in maintaining healthy scalp and in promoting natural hair growth. It has soothing, regenerating, antifungal, antibacterial and healing properties. Burdock oil improves the hair strength, shine, and body. It is also used to relieve scalp irritation and eliminate dandruff.

Butter possesses antioxidant and moisturizing properties. It is rich in vitamin A, as well as in various minerals, especially selenium, which is a powerful antioxidant. Butter also contains other vitamins E, K, and D, and has some amounts of essential fatty acids.

Butter (unsalted) possesses antioxidant and moisturizing properties. It is rich in vitamin A, as well as in various minerals, especially selenium, which is a powerful antioxidant. Butter also contains other vitamins E, K, and D, and has some amounts of essential fatty acids.

Buttermilk is fermented dairy product. It contains lactic acid, which acts as one of the best exfoliant, protects the skin against moisture lost, and boosts the production of collagen. Buttermilk contains vitamins A, C, and group of vitamin B. It is high in potassium, calcium, phosphorus, and other benefiting nutrients. Buttermilk has antioxidant, moisturizing, softening, regenerating, and astringent properties. It treats age spots, freckles, slows the aging process, and tightens the skin.

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Cabbage possesses soothing, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and regenerating properties. It contains high amounts of vitamin A, C, E, K, group of vitamin B, and minerals like sulfur and magnesium. Cabbage is good for removal of blackheads, effectively fades acne oily skin blemishes, treats itchy flaky scalp disorders such as dandruff.

Cabbage Juice is rich in minerals, especially sulfur compounds and magnesium. It contains vitamins A, B1, B2, B6, C, E, K and folic acid. Cabbage juice possesses anti-inflammatory, soothing, regenerating and antioxidant properties. It is good for removal of blackheads; effectively fades acne oily skin blemishes; treats itchy flaky scalp disorders such as dandruff.

Cahors Wine has antioxidant and rejuvenating properties, improves blood circulation.

Calamus (Acorus calamus) is also known as Sweet Flag. Calamus rhizomes have a long history of medicinal use. Calamus root promotes blood circulation and can help to stop hair loss. It has been used as an aromatic stimulant and mild tonic. It is also helpful in restoring hair shine. Calamus root possesses soothing, regenerating, anti-fungal, and healing properties for the skin and scalp; in addition it's used to induce sweating.

Calendula is also known as marigold, gold bloom, pot marigold among other names. It has healing, cooling, soothing, regenerating, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antifungal, and relieving irritation properties.

Calendula Flowers (Marigold) have cooling, soothing, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, regenerating, relieving irritation and healing properties.

Calendula Oil is an oil extracted by steam distillation from petals of calendula flower. It is best when processed with cold pressed oils like almond or olive oil. Calendula oil is a common herbal remedy for treating skin conditions. It has great healing, soothing, softening, anti-inflammatory, antifungal and antibacterial properties. Calendula Oil can help in treating damaged skin, rashes, skin irritations, and other skin disorders.

Camellia Seed Oil , also called Tea Seed Oil, is a non-greasy oil that revitalizes hair, skin, and nails, protects the skin from UV rays, and gentle enough on sensitive skin. It is also great as a scalp conditioner and hair growth promoter with exceptional penetration properties as it is close to skin’s natural sebum. The oil is rich in vitamins A, B, and E, monounsaturated fats, plant collagen, antioxidants, and essential fatty acids.

Camphor Essential Oil is extracted by steam distillation from wood and root stumps of Camphor Tree (Cinnamomum camphora) and has a strong, penetrating, fragrant odor. It has many medicinal properties such as analgesic, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, cardiac, anti-spasmodic, stimulant, sudorific, and vulnerary. Camphor oil can be used in treatment of acne, inflammation, arthritis, muscular aches and pains, sprains, rheumatism, and infectious diseases. Note: Camphor oil is powerful oil and should be used with care. Overdosing can cause convulsions and vomiting.

Cantaloupe contains high amounts of vitamin A, C, B, and nutrients that help maintain healthy skin. Cantaloupe has antioxidant and rejuvenating properties.

Carrot is an excellent source of beta carotene, vitamins and minerals that help maintain healthy skin and hair. It helps to heal, regenerate and moisturize the skin. Carrot possesses a soothing property.

Carrot Seed Essential Oil is an oil extracted by steam distillation from wild carrots' dried seeds. It has a slightly sweet and earthy smell. Carrot seed oil contains Carotene and Vitamin A. It is very good for healthy skin, hair, and nails.Carrot seed essential oil has stimulating effect on the skin and assists with cell growth and skin rejuvenation. At the same time it fights skin problems, such as psoriasis, eczema, dermatitis, and it is best known for the care of dry or damaged skin and hair.

Castor Oil is a very thick oil with slightly sticky texture. It possesses nourishing, anti-inflammatory, healing and cleansing properties. Castor Oil penetrates deep into the skin and helps to work on acne as well as other skin conditions like keratoses, scars, and fungal infections.

Cedar Wood Essential Oil is extracted by steam distillation from the wood pieces of Cedar Wood tree. It possesses astringent, antiseptic, fungicidal, anti-seborrheic, aphrodisiac, and tonic properties. Cedar Wood Essential Oil has been used for fungal growths, muscular aches and pains. It can be used to treat oily skin and scalp, relieve itching, and more serious skin conditions like psoriasis and eczema. Cedar Wood Essential Oil has sedative and calming effects and is used to treat emotional tension.

Celandine herb has a bactericidal, calming, antispasmodic and anesthetic effect. (Note: celandine pollen can cause a strong irritation of the skin, nose and eyes).

Celery is an excellent source of vitamins and minerals that help maintain healthy skin and hair. It possesses antioxidant, revitalizing and relaxing properties.

Chamomile are used for their invigorating, rejuvenating, cleansing, soothing, healing, and relaxing qualities. They provide anti-oxidation and are especially good for sensitive and irritated skin and scalp.

Chamomile Essential Oil - there are two varieties of chamomile: Roman and German chamomile, both of which have very similar medicinal characteristics. Chamomile oil is used for its invigorating, rejuvenating, cleansing, soothing, healing, relaxing, anti-bacterial, and anti-fungal qualities, and is especially good for sensitive and irritated skin and scalp.

Chamomile Flowers are used for their invigorating, rejuvenating, cleansing, soothing, healing, and relaxing qualities. They provide anti-oxidation and are especially good for sensitive and irritated skin and scalp.

Cherry possesses strong antioxidant properties. Cherries help balance oily skin and scalp while keeping hair soft and shiny. Cherries are also very rich in vitamins and minerals that help revitalize skin and hair.

Chocolate is made from beans of cacao fruits. Dark chocolate possesses strong antioxidant properties; and it is great for skin health because of its nourishing, rejuvenating and moisturizing qualities. Chocolate is frequently used in rich spa products because it penetrates the skin evenly and quickly. It adds toning, softening and restructuring properties to the skin.

Cinchona Bark or Quinine bark is used as a tonic and digestive aid to stimulate digestion and appetite; for headaches, colds, flu, and fevers of all kinds. Cinchona bark possesses cleansing, astringent, antifungal, bactericidal, and anesthetic properties.

Cinnamon is a well known spice obtained from the inner bark of several tropical evergreen trees from the genus Cinnamomum. It has antiseptic, anti-fungal, and anti-inflammatory properties; and it is also believed to improve energy, vitality, and circulation. Cinnamon helps normalize skin oil production, has a cleansing effect, as well as a lovely fragrance.

Cinnamon Leaf Oil is obtained from freshly plucked leaves of cinnamon tree. It has a sweet, warm, and spicy fragrance. Cinnamon leaf essential oil has analgesic and antispasmodic effect. At the same time it kills bacteria, fungi and viruses.

Cloves are dried, unopened flower buds, that grow on an evergreen Clove Tree. Cloves are excellent source of proteins, iron, carbohydrates, calcium, phosphorus, potassium, sodium and hydrochloric acid. They are also rich in vitamins A and C. Cloves possess aromatic, analgesic, anti-fungal, antiseptic, anti-spasmodic, and anti-inflammatory properties.

Cocoa powder is dry, partially fermented powder, which is obtained from cocoa beans after the cocoa butter has been pressed and removed. Cocoa powder has a strong flavor and is used to make hot chocolate drink, various types of chocolates, etc. It is a good source of antioxidants, flavonoids, alkaloids, essential amino acids. It is also good source of B-group Vitamins and minerals like magnesium, potassium, calcium, iron, phosphorus, zinc, and manganese. Cocoa powder possesses strong antioxidant properties and helps to prevent premature aging.

Cocoa Butter possesses soothing, softening, conditioning and healing properties for skin and hair, contains vitamin E as well as other vitamins and minerals that help maintain healthy skin and hair. It helps hydrate and balance the skin and also provides skin collagen which prevents premature aging and wrinkling.

Cocoa Powder possesses strong antioxidant properties. It helps to prevent premature aging; contains a high amount of alkaloids, proteins, fatty acids,

Coconut possesses nourishing, moisturizing, softening, and soothing properties for skin and hair. It contains a high amount of fatty acids and has antimicrobial, antiviral, and antifungal effects. Coconut meat can be used externally to help stimulate blood circulation to the skin, while gently exfoliating, cleansing, and providing a moisture. Coconut also helps to prevent premature aging and wrinkling

Coconut Milk is not the water inside a coconut. Coconut milk is derived from the flesh of the coconut. It is highly nutritious and is a very good source of vitamins and minerals, including calcium, potassium, chloride, vitamin A and E. Coconut Milk is used in skin and hair care preparations to hydrate, moisturize, repair and heal the skin and the hair.

Coconut Oil possesses moisturizing, softening, soothing and healing properties. It provides the essential proteins and contains a high amount of fatty acids. Coconut Oil helps to prevent premature aging and wrinkling due to its antioxidant properties. It protects against bacterial and fungal infections while working as a good itch relieve for the skin and hair. Coconut Oil also helps in treating various skin problems including psoriasis, dermatitis, eczema and other skin infections.

Coconut Pulp possesses nourishing, moisturizing, softening and soothing for the skin and hair. It also helps to prevent premature aging and wrinkling and contains a high amount of fatty acids.

Coconut Water is the natural juice found inside young tender coconuts. It is very nutritious and has tremendous health benefits. Coconut Water contains number of organic acids that help to slow the aging process of the skin, balance PH levels and strengthen connective tissue. It has a unique penetrating ability and is used in skin and hair care preparations to hydrate, moisturize, repair and heal the skin and the hair.

Coffee contains many elements which help our skin to look and feel wonderful. It possesses antioxidant, anti-aging, cell regenerating, and anti-inflammatory properties. It has the ability to restore the normal pH balance, soothe irritation, revitalise cells, decrease the formation of cellulite. Coffee exfoliates, reduces fine lines, makes skin soft and clean.

Cognac has antioxidant and antibacterial, antiseptic properties. It improves blood circulation, helps clean the hair follicles, effectively dissolves impurities, and soothes skin irritations.

Coltsfoot (Tussilago Farfara) is rich in various elements and essential minerals which play a vital role in the health of the hair and skin. The herb possess soothing, softening, moisturizing, conditioning and healing properties, helps fight dandruff, makes hair look shiny and also improves its texture.

Comfrey (leaves and roots) possesses moisturizing, soothing, revitalizing, rejuvenating and healing properties. Comfrey contains allantoin which promotes skin cell regeneration and stimulating the growth of new cells. Comfrey root and young leaf contains pyrrolizidine alkaloid (plant toxin) and should not be used internally.

Common Garden Sage possesses antioxidant, soothing, calming, astringent, cleansing and antibacterial properties for skin and scalp. It is especially good for oily, spotty skin. Sage decreases the size of pores, restores elasticity and improves blood circulation.

Common Plantain (Plantago major), also known as broad-leaved plantain, ripple grass, waybread. It is a low-growing, green plant with oval, ribbed short-stemmed leaves. Plantain is high in vitamins A, C, and K. It also contains allantoin, sorbitol, linoleic acid, oleanolic acid, tannin. Plantain possesses anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, regenerating, calming and healing properties for the skin and hair. It has skin-softening effect and helps relieve skin and scalp irritations.

Corn Flour is a good source of proteins as well as minerals which are important to maintain healthy skin and hair. It possesses nourishing, antioxidant, purifying and soothing properties.

Corn Oil has high nourishing, softening, moisturizing, soothing and protecting properties for all skin and hair types. It is high in essential fatty acids.

Cornflower also known as Bachelor's Button is a flower with blue petals. Cornflowers are used for their soothing, antioxidant, antiseptic, antibacterial and astringent properties as well as for relieving inflammation and irritation effects on the skin.

Cornflower (Bachelor's) Buttons are used for their tonic, soothing, antioxidant, antiseptic, antibacterial and astringent properties as well as for relieving irritation and healing effects on the skin and scalp.

Cornmeal is a good source of proteins as well as minerals which are important to maintain healthy skin and hair. It possesses nourishing, antioxidant, purifying and soothing properties.

Cornstarch is obtained from the dried corn kernels. It is a good source of proteins as well as minerals which are important to maintain healthy skin and hair. Cornstarch possesses nourishing, purifying and soothing properties. It relieves itching and irritation, provides healthy glow, and is compatible with all skin types. It also is a great thickener for making cosmetics and skin care products.

Cottage Cheese is high in proteins, vitamins, and minerals, which are important to maintain healthy skin and hair. It restores elasticity to the skin, maintains proper PH balance, protects the skin against moisture lost, helps to smooth out the fine lines, and boosts the production of collagen.

Cranberries are small, round fruits with a rather bitter or acidic flavor. Cranberry is rich with Vitamin C and organic acids, and also provide moderate amounts of vitamins B, folic acid and iron. Cranberry juice possesses antioxidant, purifying, anti-fungal and antibacterial properties, and it can help in treating various skin problems including skin irritations, dermatitis, and eczema.

Cranberry is a small, round fruit with a rather bitter or acidic flavor. Cranberry is rich with Vitamin C and organic acids, and also provide moderate amounts of vitamins B, folic acid and iron. Cranberry juice possesses antioxidant, purifying, antifungal and antibacterial properties, and it can help in treating various skin problems including skin irritations, dermatitis, and eczema.

Cream is a good source of proteins as well as vitamins and minerals which are important to maintain healthy skin and hair. It is a good source of vitamin A, contains riboflavin (B2) and calcium. Cream can help to reduce wrinkles, fade brown spots, reduce sun damage, and smooth roughness.

Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) is a member of the cucurbit (gourd) plant family, like melons, squash, and pumpkins. Even though cucumber is mostly composed of water, it still has high nutritional content, such as vitamins and minerals. Unpeeled cucumber is a good source of potassium, magnesium, vitamin C, and folic acid. It is also an excellent source of silica, which contributes to the strength of our hair, and nails. Cucumber possesses antioxidant, cooling, soothing, anti-inflammatory, regenerating, and restructuring properties. It helps even out the skin tone and reduce the appearance of fine lines.

Cypress Essential Oil has refreshing, slightly woody, evergreen aroma. It is used for its astringent, antiseptic, antispasmodic, deodorant, and tonic properties. Cypress Oil is very helpful for the circulatory system. It is also beneficial for oily, troubled skin.

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Daikon Radish possesses nourishing, stimulating, antioxidant, purifying, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. Daikon Radish is a good source of vitamins and minerals that help to revitalize skin and hair.

Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale), also known as the lion’s tooth, is rich in vitamins and minerals, especially in vitamin A. Dandelion is used by herbalists for its antibacterial, soothing, purifying, and healing properties. Latex from the plant sap has been used to remove corns and warts throughout history. Dandelion flowers have antioxidant properties. The plant herbal concoction clears the skin and relieves itchiness and irritation.

Dandelion Flowers possesses soothing, tonic, healing and purifying properties while also acting as a good reliever for itching. Dandelion is very high in vitamins and minerals that help to revitalize skin and hair.

Dandelion Leaves are used in skin preparations for their astringent, antifungal, antibacterial and detoxifying properties. Dandelion leaves are an excellent source of beta-carotene, vitamin A, and vitamin C, nutrients that act as antioxidants.

Dandelion Roots used for their cleansing ability. Dandelion root is high in Vitamin C, Vitamin D, Vitamin A and the B complex vitamins, all of which have antioxidant properties.

Dill possesses soothing, healing and calming properties. Dill contains vitamin C and is rich in minerals.

Dog Rose Leaves (Rosa Canina) act as an astringent and possess soothing properties.

Dog Rose Petals (Rosa Canina) possess soothing, tonic, astringent and anti-inflammatory properties. Dog Rose Petals help to revitalize skin and hair.

Dry Yeast (active) possesses stimulating and rejuvenating properties. It is an excellent source of protein, contains amino acids, high amounts of B-complex vitamins and minerals that are important for healthy skin and hair.

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Egg (whole) is a good source of essential minerals that are important for healthy skin and hair. It is beneficial in preventing premature aging.

Egg White is an excellent source of proteins, contains many minerals like zinc, iron, copper, phosphorus, calcium and potassium that are vital for a healthy skin and hair. It has great clearing and narrowing the pores properties as well as helping to tighten and tone the skin. Egg white also helps in removing excess oil from the skin.

Egg Yolk possesses nourishing, hydrating, regenerating, and revitalizing properties. It provides a rich source of carotenoids, essential fatty acids, Vitamins A, B-group, E, D, and K. It contains calcium, iron, phosphorus, zinc, and folic acid.

Eggplant is a plant closely related to tomatoes, potatoes, and peppers. The eggplant fruit has a variety of colors, especially purple, green, white or striped. Eggplant fruit is a good source of vitamin A, C, and group of B vitamins. It contains potassium, manganese, copper, magnesium, cellulose, and organic acids. It possesses nourishing, antioxidant, antimicrobial, and antiviral properties. Eggplant can be used to lighten freckles and age-spots. It can also help control oily or greasy hair.

Elder Berries (Sambucus) possess antioxidant, regenerating, nourishing and healing properties for the skin.

Elecampane possesses antioxidant, antifungal and antibacterial properties.

Epsom Salt is naturally occurring mineral compound of magnesium and sulfate. Epsom salts have beneficial properties that include relaxing nervous system, curing skin problems, easing muscle strain, healing cuts, cleansing, and drawing toxins from the body.

Eucalyptus Essential Oil is derived by steam distillation from leaves and twigs of Eucalyptus Tree. It has a penetrating, camphor-like aroma with a woody undertone. Eucalyptus essential oil possesses analgesic, antiseptic, antiviral, astringent, anti-inflammatory, anti-neuralgic, anti-rheumatic, antispasmodic, balsamic, deodorant, and stimulant properties. It promotes blood circulation and is very beneficial for muscular aches and pains, as well as the treatment of hair loss. Eucalyptus essential oil also has emotional benefits and is used to remove mental stress and clear mild depression.

Evening Primrose Oil is extracted from the seeds of the evening primrose plant. It has emollient properties and is used in many lotions and creams that hydrate and soften the skin. Evening primrose oil is a good source of essential fatty acids that are quite important for healty skin and hair. It has been known to improve acne, eczema, psoriasis, and other skin problems. High level of essential fatty acids in evening primrose oil prevents skin from cracking and helps to keep it healthy.

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Fennel (sweet) Essential Oil is obtained through steam distillation of crushed seeds of Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) plant. Fennel Oil has been used for cosmetic, aromatherapy, and medicinal purposes because it has aromatic, analgesic, anti-fungal, antispasmodic, anti-viral, insect repellent, stimulant, and tonic properties. It is an active anti-oxidant and has a soothing and cleansing effect on the skin. Fennel essential oil is highly aromatic and has a very sweet, anise-like aroma.

Fenugreek Leaves Fenugreek is a small annual herb belonging to the family Fabaceae. Historically it has been used as a flavoring and food ingredient, a medicinal herb, and an ingredient in health and beauty aids. Fenugreek has a long history of use to treat skin problems (wounds, rashes, boils). The herb possesses nourishing, soothing, anti-aging and toning properties. Fenugreek contains vitamin C, nicotinic acid, saponins, mucilage, volatile oils, and alkaloids that help to revitalize skin and hair.

Fenugreek Seeds possess nourishing, anti-inflammatory, cooling, soothing and toning properties, as well as being a good reliever of skin irritation. Fenugreek seeds contain vitamin C, niacin, and potassium. They are also a source of protein, nicotinic acid, saponins, mucilage, volatile oils, and alkaloids. Fenugreek seeds are extremely effective natural remedies for dandruff, hair fall, baldness and hair thinning. They have a long history of use to treat skin problems (wounds, rashes, boils).

Figs are delicious, sweet flavored fruits. Fig fruit is naturally rich in many health benefiting nutrients essential compounds, anti-oxidants, minerals and vitamins. It is an excellent source of calcium, potassium, iron, vitamin B6, and natural sugars. Dried figs contain Omega-3 and Omega-6 essential fatty acids.

Fir Needle Essential Oil extracted through steam distillation from needles of Fir Tree. It has a fresh, woody, earthy, sweet aroma. Fir Needle Essential Oil possesses analgesic, antiseptic, antitussive, astringent, deodorant, and stimulant properties. The oil has been traditionally used for muscular aches and pains, improving some breathing conditions.

Fir Needles possess antioxidant, stimulating, nourishing and healing properties for the skin and hair.

Fireweed possesses soothing and anti-microbial properties. Fireweed is an excellent reliever of itching for the skin and scalp.

Flax Seeds are tiny reddish-brown or golden yellow seeds. They are rich in B vitamins, Omega-3 essential fatty acids, and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) that are quite important for healthy skin, hair, and nails. Flax Seeds have healing, softening, soothing, skin-revitalizing, and anti-inflammatory properties. To get the most nutritional benefits from flax seeds, ground them into meal.

Flaxseed Oil contains high levels of Omega-3 essential fatty acids that are quite important for healty skin and hair. It has healing, stimulating, regenerating, moisturizing, and anti-inflammatory properties. Flaxseed Oil prevents water loss through the skin, softens the skin and may help reduce wrinkles.

Fuller's Earth Clay , also known as Multani Mitti, is a highly absorbent clay substance formed by decomposition of volcanic ash. It is rich in aluminum silicate, which acts as a natural oil absorbent. It is very rich in magnesium chloride which helps to reduce acne and blemishes. Multani Mitti has a cooling and soothing effect; helps tighten skin, reducing the appearance of wrinkles; kills harmful bacteria that causes excess oil and dirt accumulation.

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Garden Sage (Salvia officinalis) possesses antioxidant, soothing, calming, astringent, cleansing and antibacterial properties for skin and scalp. It is especially good for oily, spotty skin. Sage decreases the size of pores, restores elasticity and improves blood circulation.

Garlic is packed with vitamins and nutrients. It contains Vitamins A, B, and C, Calcium, Zinc, and many others. Garlic is a powerful natural antibiotic. It possesses antifungal, antioxidant, rejuvenating and regenerating properties.

Gelatin contains protein, collagen, and various essential amino acids. It is especially well known for strengthening connective tissue and making hair and nails grow faster.

Geranium Essential Oil is obtained by steam distillation of geranium plant. It has a strong floral aroma with a hint of mint. Geranium Essential Oil has antiseptic, astringent, deodorant and tonic properties. It balances the production of sebum and clears sluggish congested skin. Geranium Oil can be used for repelling insects, cellulite, and bruises.

Ginger is the underground rhizome of the Ginger plant (Zingiber officinale). It is naturally rich in many health benefiting nutrients such as Vitamins A, C, E, B-complex, potassium, manganese, magnesium, phosphorus, sodium, iron, zinc, calcium, beta-carotene. It also contains silicon which promotes healthy skin, hair, and nails. Ginger possesses strong antioxidant, antiseptic, antivirus, anti-inflammatory properties, stimulates circulation.

Glycerin possesses nourishing, soothing and moisturizing properties for the skin and hair. Glycerin is well known for dry skin care problems, but it is also very beneficial for oily skin care as it prevents and cures acne related skin problems. It also has the ability to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.

Grape Juice possesses nourishing, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, cooling and soothing properties.

Grape Seed Oil contains vitamins, minerals. It is high in protein and essential fatty acids that are quite important for the cell membranes. It has great skin moisturizing, regenerating and restructuring properties as well as helping to tighten and tone the skin.

Grapefruit is a subtropical hybrid citrus fruit. It is the result of a cross between pomelo and sweet orange. Grapefruit is naturally rich in many health benefiting nutrients essential compounds. It contains vitamins, organic acids, and minerals. Grapefruit possesses antioxidant, cell regenerating, antiseptic, refreshing, and toning properties. It also helps to restore normal pH balance.

Grapefruit Essential Oil is obtained from the peel of the grapefruit (Citrus paradisi). It possess antioxidant, antiseptic, stimulating, conditioning, healing properties and is particularly good for treating oily skin and acne. Grapefruit essential oil keeps the skin and hair clean, healthy, strong, and provides a refreshing feeling.

Grapes possess nourishing, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, cooling and soothing properties.

Green Clay is used to absorb and remove toxins from the skin. Green Clay possesses purification, cleansing, exfoliating, and balancing properties. It is containing a high amount of minerals and salts, which are needed for healthy skin.

Green Gram (Mung Bean) is an excellent source of folic acid and a good source of magnesium, phosphorus, and thiamin. It protects the skin and makes it smooth. Mung Bean is a good source of minerals, vitamins and proteins that are important for healthy skin and hair.

Green Peas possess cell regeneration and anti-aging properties. They are high in protein and minerals.

Green Tea possesses hydrating, astringent, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant properties. Green tea leaves are useful for their anti-aging properties, cell regeneration, and firming of the skin. Green Tea also improves the gloss and strength of hair.

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Hawthorn , also known as thorn-apple tree, is a flowering shrub of the rose family. The leaves, flowers, and berries of hawthorn contain a variety of flavonoids, various vitamins and minerals, high in antioxidants. Hawthorn is antispasmodic, sedative, and vasodilator. It protects arterial walls and prevents free radical damage.

Heather (Calluna vulgaris) is an evergreen shrub. Heather flowers have been used over the years to flavor different foods and drinks. Heather contains calcium, potassium, phosphorus, starch, carotene, tannins, alkaloids, flavonoids, organic acids. It possesses cleansing, detoxifying, antiseptic, healing, anti-inflammatory, astringent, calming, and soothing properties.

Heavy Cream is a good source of proteins as well as vitamins and minerals which are important to maintain healthy skin and hair. It is a good source of vitamin A, contains riboflavin (B2) and calcium. Cream can help to reduce wrinkles, fade brown spots, reduce sun damage, and smooth roughness.

Hemp Seed Oil , also known as Hemp Oil, is pressed from the seeds of the Hemp plant (Cannabis Sativa) and should not be confused with the subspecies indica, which is the illegal variety that contains THC (psychoactive compound delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol). The oil used in cosmetics and skincare products does NOT contain the THC ingredient. Hemp Seed Oil has a delicious nutty flavor and is a rich source of Omega-3 and Vitamin E. It provides all of the amino acids. It also provides vitamins A, group of vitamin B, C, D, and E, as well as minerals such as calcium, magnesium, sulfur, potassium, iron, zinc, and phosphorus.

Hibiscus possesses moisturizing, astringent, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. It is helping in the reduction and prevention of graying, hair-loss, dandruff, split ends. Hibiscus improves flexibility and elasticity of the skin and serves as an excellent conditioner.

Highbush Cranberries are rich in vitamin C, possesses astringent, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.

Honey has strong nourishing, healing, and cleansing, antibiotic and rejuvenating properties. Honey is also highly rich in many essential nutrients that are important for healthy skin and hair. Note: a patch test is strongly recommended. Do not use if you have an allergic reaction to bees and bee products.

Hop Cones possess antiseptic, astringent, soothing, toning and conditioning properties. It relieves itching and irritation. Hops contain minerals as well as vitamins that are important for healthy skin and hair.

Hops possess antiseptic, astringent, soothing, toning and conditioning properties; relieve itching and irritation. A “hop” is a green cone around the female flower of the hop plant; it contains minerals as well as vitamins, tannins, flavonoid, antioxidants that are important for healthy skin and hair

Hops Flowers posses antiseptic, astringent, soothing, toning and conditioning properties; relieve itching and irritation. A “hop” is a green cone around the female flower of the hop plant; it contains minerals as well as vitamins, tannins, flavonoid, antioxidants that are important for healthy skin and hair

Horse Chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum). The leaves, flowers, and seeds of horse chestnut tree possess astringent and anti-inflammatory properties.The extract of horse chestnut leaves, flowers, and seeds is a traditional remedy for leg vein health. It protects blood vessels, helps to tone the vein walls.

Horseradish plant is a member of the same family as mustard, broccoli, and cabbages. Horseradish root possesses regenerating, cleansing, antibiotic, antibacterial, and anti-inflammatory properties. It is also noted as a skin treatment, to whiten the skin and to remove dark spots and blemishes from skin. It is a good source of vitamins C and B complex. In addition, it contains potassium, calcium, iron, enzymes, etc.

Horsetail herb (Equisetum arvense), also known as Shave-grass, Scouring rush, Field Horsetail. Horsetail contains silicon, silicic acids, potassium, aluminum salts, and calcium. It strengthens fingernails and hair, can repair split ends. Horsetail has healing, regenerating, anti-fungal, and antibacterial properties.

Hydrogen Peroxide possesses strong antibacterial, antiviral, oxygenating and bleaching properties. It is a common home remedy widely used for whitening teeth and nails, removing age spots, removing ear wax, lightening the hairs etc. Adding hydrogen peroxide to bathwater adds extra oxygen and leaves the skin feeling revitalized.

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Iodine possesses cleansing, antibacterial, antiseptic, analgesic and antifungal properties.

Isopropyl Alcohol , also known as ''Rubbing alcohol'', is widely used for disinfecting surgeon's hands and instruments or cleaning minor cuts or abrasions. As an antiseptic, it kills most bacteria, fungi and some viruses. In recent years, some cosmetic brands started combining alcohol with natural products to provide luxury lines for the skin care industry. These luxury products contain the necessary percentage of alcohol (about 60%) to kill germs effectively and safely, but employ additional ingredients to moisturize and condition the skin.

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Jalapeno Peppers have been used over thousands of years as a foodstuff and medicine. Jalapenos possess antibacterial, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory properties, as well as promoting blood circulation. Jalapeno peppers are rich in vitamin C and also good source of vitamin E, B-complex vitamins, potassium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, zinc, copper and manganese.

Jasmine Essential Oil is extracted from the flowers of Jasmine and has delicate and beautiful sweet floral aroma. It has been used as an anti-depressant, sedative, anti-spasmodic, expectorant, and anti-septic. Jasmine essential oil also increases elasticity of the skin, soothes dry and sensitive skin, and serves as an excellent tonic for aging, wrinkled skin.

Jasmine Flowers possess smoothing, cleansing, astringent, antibacterial, antiseptic, cooling and calming properties.

Jojoba Oil is a liquid wax extracted from the seeds of jojoba plant (Simmondsia chinensis). It is rich in vitamin E and vitamin B-complex, as well as in various minerals, especially iodine, zinc, copper, silicon, and chromium. Jojoba Oil is very similar to the human sebum and easily penetrates the skin. It possesses antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, moisturizing, and soothing properties. Jojoba Oil is great for dry and mature skin; dry, damaged hair, and nails.

Juniper is a bitter, aromatic herb that has stimulating, anti-depressant, anti-rheumatic, anti-spasmodic, astringent, antiseptic, and anti-fungal properties. Juniper leaves and berries can be used externally for joint pain, muscle, and tendon disorders.

Juniper Berries are not true berries, but dark-blue fleshy and merged scales from the cones that grow on evergreen Juniper shrub. Juniper berries are rich in vitamin C and Vitamin B-family as well as in various minerals. Berries contain volatile oils, also variety of phytochemicals, including camphor, glycolic acid, beta-carotene, tannins. Juniper berries have antioxidant, antibacterial, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, and antiseptic properties; and they are used to treat skin conditions like dandruff, acne, athlete's foot, warts, psoriasis, and eczema.

Juniper Essential Oil , also called Juniper Berry Oil has antibacterial, antiseptic, astringent and detoxifying properties. It can be used to help relieve a wide range of skin and hair problems, such as eczema, acne, psoriasis, hair loss and dandruff. It balances oily skin and unclogs pores. It also helps to prevent cellulite formation. It can reduce puffiness and firm the appearance of skin.

Juniper Oil also called Juniper Berry Oil has antibacterial, antiseptic, astringent and detoxifying properties. It can be used to help relieve a wide range of skin and hair problems, such as eczema, acne, psoriasis, hair loss and dandruff. It balances oily skin and unclogs pores. It also helps to prevent cellulite formation. It can reduce puffiness and firm the appearance of skin.

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Kalanchoe plant is a tropical flowering succulent. It is used as an effective home remedy to deal with various health problems. Kalanchoe is rich in vitamin C and possesses great variety of elements, such as, aluminum, magnesium, iron, calcium, silicon, manganese and copper. Plant has healing, anti-inflammatory, and antiseptic properties. Kalanchoe is used to cure a headache, cough, and chest pain. Extremely beneficial for wound healing, burns and insect bites.

Kaolin Clay possesses soothing, cleansing, and very gentle exfoliating properties. It draws out impurities from the skin without removing any natural oils.

Kombucha Tea is sweetened black or green tea that has been fermented by adding “Kombucha colony” microorganisms. The liquid possesses stimulating, regenerating and cleansing properties.

Kosher Salt takes its name from its use in koshering process. It is pure sodium chloride, usually without any additives, and can be derived from either seawater or underground sources. Kosher Salt often comes in coarse crystals, which is particularly useful in preserving. Salt has toning, cleansing, exfoliating, and antiseptic properties. It improves blood circulation and helps eliminate toxins.

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Lanolin has moisturizing and softening, antifungal and antibacterial properties. It also has a protective effect against moisture lost. The fats in lanolin are similar to the fats secreted by human skin.

Lavender Buds possesses anti-inflammatory, antifungal and antibacterial properties and can be used in treatments for skin problems such as acne, psoriasis, and eczema. Lavender boosts blood circulation and makes your skin firm. It is also beneficial in various hair problems like hair loss and dandruff.

Lavender Essential Oil is obtained through steam distillation of lavender flowers and has a fresh, floral, soft, and sweet aroma. Lavender Oil has been used for cosmetic, aromatherapy, and medicinal purposes because it possesses soothing, regenerating, healing, calming, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, and analgesic properties. Lavender essential oil can be used in treatments for itchiness and dandruff. It helps balance natural scalp oils, soothes scalp and calms hair, promotes hair growth. NOTE: Some people may develop an allergic reaction to Lavender Oil. It is toxic if taken orally.

Lavender Flowers are great for skin and hair care due to their antioxidant, antiseptic, refreshing, stimulating, toning, and antifungal properties. Lavender fights against skin aging, tones and firms your skin as it boosts blood circulation. It calms redness, sunburn, irritation and itching, removes excess of sebum, and cleans the skin. Lavender is also beneficial in various hair problems like hair loss and dandruff.

Lemon possesses antioxidant, antiseptic, astringent, refreshing, stimulating, and toning properties. It is highly rich in Vitamin C. It also contains Vitamins B and P, calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, potassium, and other nutritive minerals. Lemon lowers pH of a product to protect the acid mantle of our skin.

Lemon Balm (Melissa) has toning, antioxidant, antiseptic, astringent, cleansing and anti-fungal properties. It is effective for mildly oily skin. Lemon Balm cleanses and helps decrease the size of pores.

Lemon Essential Oil has an antioxidant and antibacterial property. It is used in cosmetic preparations as a skin freshener for its cool, pleasant fragrance.

Lemon Juice possesses antioxidant, antiseptic, astringent, refreshing, stimulating, and toning properties. It is highly rich in Vitamin C. It also contains Vitamins B and P, calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, potassium, and other nutritive minerals. Lemon lowers pH of a product to protect the acid mantle of our skin.

Lemon Peel is highly beneficial for our skin. Lemon peel contains high concentrations of antioxidants and has healing properties. It also provides a refreshing lemon flavor and smells wonderful.

Lemon Verbena (Aloysia triphylla) has a very pleasant, sweet, lemon-scented aroma. Lemon verbena has been used for reduction of fever, strengthening of the nervous system, stress relief, and as an anti-spasmodic and expectorant. The herb also helps to break down cellulite, as well as to exert a soothing, healing, and toning effect on the skin.

Lemon Zest is the colored outer layer of lemon skin. It provides a refreshing, lemony flavor. It is also highly beneficial for our skin. Lemon zest contains high concentrations of antioxidants and has extraordinary healing properties.

Lemongrass has toning, revitalizing, cleansing, antiseptic and antifungal, analgesic and antioxidant properties. It is especially good for oily skin.

Lemongrass Essential Oil has bactericidal, astringent, deodorant and tonic properties. It has a revitalizing and smoothing effect on the skin. Lemongrass essential oil helps with correcting poor circulation and as an insect repellant. The antiseptic properties are useful in treating athlete's foot and other fungal infections.

Lemongrass Oil has astringent, calmative, antiseptic and antifungal properties. It helps with infections, acne, enlarged pores, blackheads as well as being a tissue toner. Lemongrass Oil is also good for lackluster hair.

Lettuce contains high amounts of vitamin and nutrients that help maintain healthy skin. It has antioxidant and rejuvenating properties.

Licorice Root , also known as sweet root, is rich in many benefiting nutrients, anti-oxidants, minerals, and vitamins that are important for healthy skin and hair. It is beneficial in hair care and skin care products due to its antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, healing, hydrating, and soothing properties.

Lime has antioxidant, antiseptic, refreshing, stimulating and toning properties. It helps keep normal pH balance.

Lime Essential Oil (Citrus Aurantifolia) has a pleasant, fresh, citrus scent. Oil is extracted through cold-compression of fresh lime peels or by steam distillation of its dried peels. Lime contains high concentrations of antioxidants and other beneficial nutrients. It has many medicinal properties such as antiseptic, antiviral, astringent, bactericidal, restorative, balsamic, deodorant, and anti-depressant. Lime essential oil also soothes muscle aches.

Linden Blossom has toning, cooling, relaxing, cleansing and antiseptic properties. It also helps relieve skin and scalp irritations.

Linden Flowers have toning, cooling, relaxing, cleansing, and antiseptic properties. They also help to relieve skin and scalp irritations.

Linden Leaves have calming properties for the skin.

Lungwort or Pulmonaria is a perennial herb. Lungwort leaves contain vitamin C, silicic acid, allantoin, saponins, flavonoids, tannins. Traditionally lungwort has been used to treat lung diseases, but it also effectively strengthens hair roots, prevents hair loss, and improves skin tone. Lungwort possesses toning, anti-inflammatory, and astringent properties.

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Macadamia Nut Oil derived from the hard, woody fruit of Macadamia tree. It is lightweight oil that is well absorbed without feeling greasy. The oil is rich source of Vitamin A, iron, thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, and folates. It contains antioxidants and essential fatty acids. Macadamia oil is beneficial in many ways. It is particularly useful for dry skin as it softens and moisturizes. It’s good and useful for balancing sebum production in oily skin, helps to create a natural protective barrier and reduce water loss. It helps to assist with cell regeneration, wound healing, scratches, sunburns, and other minor skin irritations.

Magnolia Essential Oil has pleasant fragrance of magnolia flowers. The magnolia oil comes from the extract of magnolia flowers that were produced by magnolia tree. It is used to help you feel more calm and relaxed. It also possesses anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, and antiseptic properties.

Mango is a good source of minerals and vitamin that are important for healthy skin and hair. It is especially high in Beta-Carotene, which has a protective affect against the harmful rays of the sun. Mango has moisturizing, softening and regenerative properties when applied to the skin.

Mango Butter is extracted from the fruit kernel of the mango tree. It generally has a creamy yellowish color and hardens at room temperature but will melt upon contact with the skin. Mango butter is known to be rich in essential fatty acids, antioxidants and emollients as well as Vitamins A and E. It can be used to deeply penetrate and moisturize dry skin, to restore luster and softness. It also has protective effects against UV radiation and helps treat skin rash, eczema, and insect bites.

Marigold is also known as calendula, gold bloom, pot marigold among other names. It has healing, cooling, soothing, regenerating, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, anti-fungal, and relieving irritation properties.

Marshmallow (Althaea officinalis) Root has strong healing, stimulating, smoothing, and anti-inflammatory properties. It stimulates the immunity at cellular level, helps in healing wounds, burns and irritation. Marshmallow root is also good for improving hair condition. It softens the hair naturally, promotes hair growth, soothes dry scalp.

Marshmallow Leaves (Althaea) herb has a long history of use for relieving skin problems. It has emollient, softening, soothing and anti-inflammatory properties, stimulates the immunity at cellular level, helps in healing wounds, burns and irritation. Marshmallow herb is particularly helpful for inflamed, puffy skin.

Mayonnaise has great conditioning properties.

Melilot (Melilotus officinalis), also known as Sweet Clover, Sweet Lucerne, Yellow Melilot, Hart's Clover, etc. The plant's active ingredient is cumarin, which has pleasantly sweet aroma. The flowers contain essential oil, which consists of coumarin, resin, choline (vitamin of group-B), and tannin (an astringent). The seeds contain protein, starch and essential oil. Melilot plant has been used by herbalists for its aromatic, expectorant, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, tissue regeneration, and sedative properties.

Melissa (Lemon Balm) has toning, antioxidant, antiseptic, astringent, cleansing and anti-fungal properties. It is effective for mildly oily skin. Lemon Balm cleanses and helps decrease the size of pores.

Milk is naturally rich in many health benefiting nutrients, anti-oxidants, minerals, and vitamins. It is a great source of calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, selenium, and zinc. Milk is high in proteins and vitamins A, D, B-group, E, and K. It has lactic acid, which acts as an exfoliant, enzymes, and amino acids that help keep skin smooth and moisturized. Milk is a natural cleanser. It hydrates the skin and provides nutrition directly to the skin. Milk is also good for skin diseases and for strengthening the hair.

Mineral Water removes toxins, cleanses and softens skin. It reduces skin irritations and helps the skin absorb the moisture. Mineral Water's balancing the skin metabolism.

Mint is a good source of Vitamins C and A. It is high in manganese, iron, magnesium, calcium, potassium, and copper. Mint herb possesses cooling, stimulating, penetrating, clarifying, reducing swelling and irritation properties. It also tones and revitalizes tired, stressed skin, restores elasticity to the skin.

Mugwort (Artemisia vulgaris) grows almost everywhere around the world. When mugwort leaf is crushed, it produces a strong, pleasant aroma. Mugwort herb has been known for its healing, calmative and antispasmodic qualities. It has anti-rheumatic properties, and soak in mugwort bath may help reduce muscle soreness and swelling.

Mullein has a long history of medicinal use. It has been used for its emollient, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antihistamine, calming, and healing properties. Mullein plant can help in treating skin inflammations, such as eczema, acne, bruises and dermatitis. It also improves hair strength, shine, and scalp condition.

Mustard seed in powder form is a very popular spice known worldwide. Mustard has been used as food and medicinal ingredient since ancient times. It is rich in phyto-nutrients, minerals, anti-oxidants, and also has some amount of vitamins A, C, K, and E. Mustard seeds have healing, warming, stimulating, analgesic, and antiseptic properties.

Mustard (in powder form) has healing, stimulating, regenerating and antibacterial properties.

Mustard Seed Oil is excellent hair tonic, helps stimulate scalp, and promotes hair growth. It contains high levels of selenium, zinc, and beta-carotene, which stimulates the production of vitamin A, and is also good source of fatty acids.

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Nasturtium possesses antibiotic, anti-fungal, antibacterial and insect repellent properties. Nasturtium contain vitamins C, the B complex vitamins. It also is a source of iron, calcium, phosphorus and manganese. The oils of the plant contain carotenoids and flavionoids.

Neroli Essential Oil is produced from the fragrant white blossoms of the bitter orange tree. Neroli oil is known for its ability to anti-age, hydrate and even heal damaged skin, regenerate the skin cells and improve the elasticity of skin, as well as having antibacterial and antiseptic properties. It and can be beneficial for wrinkles, scars and stretch marks. It helps maintain the right oil balance in the skin, making it an excellent choice for all skin types.

Nettle has cleansing, antiseptic and astringent properties. Nettle provides vitamins C, D, A, the B complex vitamins, and vitamin K. It also is a rich source of iron, calcium and silica. Nettle is rich in plant hormones. Nettle is good for dry skin and can be used for treating minor skin problems. Preparations that contain nettle, prevent hair loss and cure dandruff, reduce oily secretions, improve blood circulation and condition of the scalp.

Nettle Root is rich in vitamins A and C, iron, iodine, calcium, magnesium, potassium, and chlorophyll. It possesses astringent and anti-inflammatory properties and can be used to reduce swelling that causes arthritic pain. Nettle root is quite beneficial to hair.

Nutmeg is a kernel (seed) inside the fruit of evergreen Nutmeg (Myristica fragrans) tree. It is used to produce the Nutmeg spice, which has rich, warm, spicy flavor and gives many foods a special aroma. Nutmeg contains many health benefiting nutrients such as Vitamins A, C, B-complex, copper, calcium, iron, magnesium. It has a long history of medicinal use and is considered as an analgesic, anti-rheumatic, anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, and stimulant. Nutmeg spice aroma is emotionally calming, focusing, and comforting. Note: Nutmeg can be toxic in large amounts.

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Oak Bark has healing, antiseptic, astringent and anti-inflammatory properties.

Oat Kernel Oil is derived from Avena Sativa (Oats). It is rich in biologically active components such as tocopherols, phytosterols, phospholipids, and essential fatty acids. This oil has antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and moisturizing properties. It is particularly useful for dry skin as it softens and moisturizes. Oat oil can help restore normal pH and acts as a buffering agent, thereby aiding in the maintenance of a healthy skin barrier. It nourishes dry hair, adds shine and body to hair that has been damaged.

Oatmeal has antioxidant, rejuvenating, soothing, anti-itching and anti-inflammatory properties. Oatmeal has a gentle cleansing effect on the skin surface and is especially beneficial for sensitive skin. Oats are rich in bran protein, vitamins and minerals that are quite important for the skin and hair.

Olive Oil is a natural emollient and has penetrating, stimulating, antioxidant, rejuvenating and nourishing properties as well as softening the skin. Olive Oil contains protein, minerals and vitamins. Preparations that contain olive oil lock the water into the skin, which keeps skin hydrated at all times.

Onion is highly rich in vitamins A, B and C. It contains folic acid, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, chromium, and iron. Onion is an exceptionally strong antioxidant. It has antiseptic, antibacterial and healing properties.

Onion Husk is a good source of flavonoids, various vitamins and minerals. The outer skins of onions possess strong antioxidant properties and help to prevent premature aging. Infusions of flaky onion skin have antiseptic, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and healing properties, stimulate blood circulation, clean the skin, and will keep your hair dandruff free, healthy and thick.

Onion Skin provide an exceptionally rich source of plant compounds called flavonoids, various vitamins and minerals. The outer skins of onions possess strong antioxidant properties and help to prevent premature aging. Infusions of flaky onion skin have antiseptic, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and healing properties, stimulate blood circulation, clean the skin, and will keep your hair dandruff free, healthy and thick.

Orange is extremely nutritionally rich. It contains vitamins A, B and C, and minerals that are important for healthy skin and hair. Orange possesses nourishing, antioxidant and regenerating properties, also brings a glow to the skin and hair.

Orange Blossom has hydrating and rejuvenating properties.

Orange Essential Oil is derived from outer peel of orange fruit. There are two types of orange essential oil – sweet and bitter. Both types of oil offer many benefits for health, skin, and hair. Orange essential oil has antibacterial, antiseptic, astringent, anti-inflammatory, tonic, and soothing properties. The antioxidant properties of orange oil helps to lower the signs of premature aging. It is easily absorbed by skin and hair and is excellent moisturizer. Orange essential oil is an ideal ingredient in your skin and hair routine.

Orange Juice is extremely nutritionally rich. It contains vitamins A, B and C, and minerals that are important for healthy skin and hair. Orange possesses nourishing, antioxidant and regenerating properties, also brings a glow to the skin and hair.

Orange Peel is usually used for its refreshing properties and very pleasant scent. But it also has plenty of medicinal values. Orange peel contains fruit flavonoids, antioxidant, phytonutrient; it also rich in vitamins A and C. It has astringent, antioxidant, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, and tonic properties.

Orange Peels are usually used for their refreshing properties and very pleasant scent. But peels also have plenty of medicinal values. Orange peel contains fruit flavonoids, antioxidant, phytonutrient, it also rich in vitamins A and C. It has astringent, antioxidant, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, and tonic properties.

Orange Rind is usually used for its refreshing properties and very pleasant scent. But it also has plenty of medicinal values. Orange peel contains fruit flavonoids, antioxidant, phytonutrient; it also rich in vitamins A and C. It has astringent, antioxidant, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, and tonic properties.

Orange Zest is the colored outer layer of orange skin and has a pleasant aroma of fresh oranges. It contains bioflavonoids and vitamins. Orange Zest is highly beneficial for the skin because it possesses antioxidant, regenerating, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, anti-fungal, and astringent properties.

Oregano possesses a refreshing tonic. It has stimulating, cleansing, antiseptic, antifungal, antiviral, antimicrobial and itch-relieving properties.

Orris (Iris) Root has healing and anti-inflammatory properties, as well as a delicious fragrance. Orris Root powder is used as an ingredient in toothpaste, face powders, bath salts, and as a fixative in perfumes to enhance other aromas.

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Pansy (Violet) Petals are used for its healing, rejuvenating, cleansing and soothing properties.

Pansy Flowers (Violet, Viola Tricolor) are used for its cleansing, healing and rejuvenating properties. Pansy flowers have anti-inflammatory, antifungal and antiseptic agents. Petals contain beta-carotene, vitamin C, salicylic acid (similar to aspirin) and essential oil.

Papaya is a tropical fruit that generally available year round. This fruit is filled with nutrients like Vitamins C and B complex, minerals like phosphorus, iron, potassium, copper, manganese, calcium, and magnesium. The fruit is good source of antioxidants, carotenes, flavonoids, enzymes, and other nourishment properties. It has a range of beauty benefits including anti-aging, skin hydrating, softening dry rough skin, skin exfoliation. The fruit is also excellent for hair: makes hair strong and nourished, fights dandruff, adds shine to hair, and controls split ends.

Parsley is rich in many essential nutrients. It contains about two times as much iron as spinach, and approximately three times more vitamin C than oranges. Parsley is also a good source of vitamins A and K. In addition, this herb contains manganese, calcium, potassium, and folic acid. Parsley possesses antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, anti-irritant, and cleansing properties. It prevents the symptoms of premature aging and strengthens fingernails and hair.

Peach has a pleasant taste and a high nutritional content. It is rich in vitamins A, C, E, B, as well as in various minerals. Peach has antioxidant, calming, and softening properties. It is good to prevent premature aging and degeneration of tissues.

Peach Kernel Oil is used for its moisturizing, regenerative, rejuvenating and restructuring properties for the skin. Peach Kernel Oil is especially high in vitamin E.

Peanut Butter contains Vitamin E and large amounts of beneficial minerals. It possesses antioxidant and regenerating properties.

Pear is rich in vitamin C and B-complex vitamins. It has antioxidant, stimulating and tonic properties.

Peppermint is a good source of Vitamins C and A. It is high in manganese, iron, magnesium, calcium, potassium, and copper. Mint herb possesses cooling, stimulating, penetrating, clarifying, reducing swelling and irritation properties. It also tones and revitalizes tired, stressed skin, restores elasticity to the skin.

Persimmon is a good source of vitamins C and A, proteins, carbohydrates, organic acids, tannin, as well as large amounts of beneficial minerals. It possesses antioxidant, nourishing, soothing, regenerating and rejuvenating properties.

Pine Cones have antibacterial properties and help to boost immune system; while also acting as a good reliever for muscle soreness and stiffness.

Pine Essential Oil is derived by steam distillation of the needles, twigs and cones from the Pine Tree. It has a fresh, resinous, forest-like aroma. Pine essential oil possesses antibacterial, antiseptic, analgesic, insect repellant, and aromatic properties. The oil has been used for cough and cold medicines, muscular aches and pains. It also has emotional benefits and is used to treat emotional tension and remove mental stress and anxiety.

Pine Needles are high in vitamins A and C, and used for their tonic, stimulating, antiseptic, astringent, soothing and healing effects on the skin. Pine needles are also acting as a good reliever for muscle soreness and stiffness.

Pine Nut Oil possesses nourishing and regenerating properties. It provides rich source of natural antioxidants (such as vitamin E), carotenoids (including beta-carotene, used by body to produce vitamin A), niacin (vitamin PP), magnesium, copper, iron, zinc, manganese. Pine nut Oil also contains amino acids which are important to maintain healthy skin and hair.

Pine Nuts also known as cedar nuts and pignoli, are small edible seeds of pine tree. Pine kernels are very good source of many essential nutrients, minerals, vitamins, and essential fatty acids. They have Vitamins A, B, D, E, P; minerals such as manganese, potassium, calcium, iron, magnesium, zinc, and selenium. Pine nuts possess curative, antioxidant and rejuvenating properties; have a strong anti-cellulite effect.

Pink Clay is considered to be the mildest of all the clays and works well for cell renewal, skin rejuvenation and improving elasticity. It is good for normal, sensitive and mature skin types. Pink Clay is high in iron oxide and silica and helps stimulate circulation to the skin while gently exfoliating, cleansing, and leaving skin fresh and bright. Caution: Clays may stain fabric.

Plantain (Plantago) possesses nourishing, antiseptic, regenerating, anti-inflammatory, calming and healing properties for the skin and hair. It helps relieve skin and scalp irritations.

Plums possess antioxidant, anti-aging, regenerating and curative properties. Plum contains high amounts of vitamins C and A.

Pomegranate is used for its antioxidant, antiseptic, astringent, refreshing and healing effects on the skin.

Pomegranate Peel is full of antioxidants that help to stimulate collagen and prevent free radical damage. It clarifies, corrects, exfoliates, and hydrates the top layers of the skin. Pomegranate peel is very beneficial for sun damage, discoloration, clogged pores, acne, and aging skin.

Pomegranate Seed Oil is made by cold pressing pomegranate seeds. The oil is rich in natural antioxidants and a quality source of the essential fatty acid called Punicic, which has been shown to reduce inflammation caused by skin conditions like psoriasis, eczema, and acne. The oil absorbs deeply into the skin without leaving a greasy residue. It moisturizes skin, helps to replenish dry, mature, or sensitive skin, and works well to balance the pH level of the skin. Pomegranate oil neutralizes the effect of excessive oil production, reduces hair greasiness, increases blood circulation on the scalp and stimulates the hair follicles.

Poppy Flower Petals have rejuvenating, softening and calming properties for the skin.

Potato contains Vitamins C and B-complex, minerals like potassium, magnesium, phosphorus, zinc, as well as carotenoids, flavonoids, and caffeic acid, which are beneficial for skin and hair. Potato possesses antioxidant, calming, cleansing, anti-inflammatory, softening, and regenerating properties. Juice of potato is a good treatment for burns, bruises, and other skin problems.

Potato Starch , also called potato flour, has anti-inflammatory, astringent, and smoothing properties. It doesn't block pores, and doesn't irritate the skin. Potato Starch effectively reduces excess oil, tightens pores, and gives the skin a matte look without covering up a healthy skin glow.

Propolis (bee glue) is a sticky, adhesive substance produced by honeybees. The general makeup of bee propolis is resin, wax, saliva, pollen, amino acids, minerals, ethanol, vitamin A, vitamin B complex, vitamin E, and bioflavonoids. It has strong anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antifungal, and antioxidant properties. Propolis is extremely beneficial for wound healing.

Prunella is used for its tonic, antiseptic, antiviral and healing effects. Especially helpful when its astringent and anti-inflammatory properties are needed.

Prunes are dried version of plums. Prunes are sweet in taste and have high nutritional content, such as vitamins and minerals. They are a good source of potassium, copper and iron. Prunes contain high amount of vitamins A, C and K. Prunes are particularly beneficial to the skin because they possess antioxidant, anti-aging, regenerating and curative properties.

Pumpkin possesses nourishing, soothing, anti-aging and regenerating properties. Pumpkin contains essential fatty acids and beta-carotene.

Pumpkin Seed Oil has amazing skin and hair care benefits. It is naturally high in many essential vitamins, including A, E, K. It is also loaded with extremely important minerals such as zinc and magnesium, which work to keep the skin and hair healthy and glowing. Pumpkin seed oil is super rich in antioxidants that promote anti-aging. It has a high level of fatty acids, including the omega-6 and omega-3 that contain natural emollient properties keeping the skin moisturized.

Pumpkin Seeds have anti-inflammatory and strengthening benefits. Pumpkin Seeds are natural source of minerals magnesium, manganese, phosphorus, iron, copper, protein, zinc. They contain most of the B vitamins, along with C, D, E, and K. They are high in carotenoids, and Omega-3 and Omega-6 fats.

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Quince has antioxidant, stimulating and tonic properties. Seeds have healing, soothing and skin constricting properties.

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Radish Seeds are effective in removing blackheads. They have purifying and antibacterial properties. Radish Seeds are high in Vitamins A, C and various minerals.

Raspberries are commonly used for their cleansing and antiviral properties. The berries contain vitamins (vitamin A), various minerals and sugar. They are high in natural aspirin.

Raspberry is commonly used for its cleansing and antiviral properties. The berries contain vitamins, various minerals and sugar. They are high in natural aspirin.

Raspberry Leaves are used for their astringent, stimulant and tonic properties. The leaves contain many essential nutrients.

Raspberry Seed Oil is the perfect choice for your skin, hair, and body care. It is rich in Vitamin A, tocopherols (Vitamin E), polyphenols, and essential fatty acids. The oil softens the skin, reduces wrinkles and fine lines, effectively moisturizes and improves skin elasticity, reduces inflammation and dryness, offers excellent skin protection.

Red Caviar (Roe) also known as a salmon caviar (roe). It is much less expensive than the 'Black Caviar', which is considered as a 'true' caviar, and is the caviar of sturgeon. Red Caviar possesses nourishing, conditioning, soothing, healing, regenerating and anti-aging properties for skin and hair. It provides a rich source of essential fatty acids, minerals and vitamins A, C, D and B-complex, that are vital for a healthy skin and hair.

Red Clover Blossom , also known as trefoil, wild clover and purple clover, is found throughout North America, Europe and central and northern Asia. It contains isoflavones (plant-based chemicals that act like estrogens), which help to treat estrogen imbalances. Red clover also is a source of many nutrients including calcium, chromium, magnesium, niacin, phosphorus, potassium, thiamine, and vitamin C. Red Clover delays the process of skin aging due to its estrogen-like effects and makes the skin more healthy, smooth and radiant. It also makes the follicles strong and increases the growth of the hair.

Red Clover Blossoms , also known as trefoil, wild clover and purple clover, is found throughout North America, Europe and central and northern Asia. It contains isoflavones (plant-based chemicals that act like estrogens), which help to treat estrogen imbalances. Red clover also is a source of many nutrients including calcium, chromium, magnesium, niacin, phosphorus, potassium, thiamine, and vitamin C. Red Clover delays the process of skin aging due to its estrogen-like effects and makes the skin more healthy, smooth and radiant. It also makes the follicles strong and increases the growth of the hair.

Red Clover Flowers possesses regenerating, moisturizing, antifungal, and healing properties for skin and scalp. Clover blossom contains significant amounts of antioxidants.

Red Rose Petals have astringent, toning, antibacterial, antiviral, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, tonic, cleansing and healing properties. Rose petals are particularly beneficial for dry, mature and sensitive skin.

Red Wine has antioxidant and rejuvenating properties, improves blood circulation.

Red Wine Vinegar is made from red wine and contains the same nutrients as in the grapes used to produce red wine. Red wine vinegar is used for its antioxidant, antiseptic, astringent, tonic and healing properties.

Rice has soothing, relieving irritation properties. Rice is a very good source of proteins and vitamins.

Rice Bran is a thin brownish layer between the inner white rice grain and the outer husk. Rice bran contains many health benefiting nutrients such as Vitamins E, A, and B-complex, essential amino acids, Omega fatty acids, starch, protein, and minerals. Rice bran has cleansing, exfoliating, revitalizing, soothing, and softening properties for the skin as well as preventing wrinkles and blemishes.

Rice Bran Oil is rich in vitamin E and contains essential fatty acids. It possesses anti-aging and anti-wrinkle properties, promotes collagen production.

Rice Flour is made from raw white or brown rice that has been finely milled. It is effective in removing blemishes and pigmentation. It contains B-vitamins, proteins, calcium, phosphorus, and potassium. Rice flour has cleansing, nourishing, soothing and softening properties for the skin as well as preventing wrinkles.

Rice Starch is effective in removing blemishes and pigmentation. It has nourishing, soothing, softening and regenerating properties.

Rose Essential Oil is extracted by steam distillation of fresh Rose. The scent is sweet, rich, and deeply floral. Rose essential oil has been used for its anti-septic, anti-viral, bactericidal, anti-spasmodic, astrigent, and anti-depressant properties. The oil promotes circulation, reduces blood pressure, and helps cure headaches. Rose essential oil has stimulating effect on the skin and assists with cell renewal and skin rejuvenation.

Rose Hips the fruits of dog rose plant (Rosa Canina) are very rich in vitamin C, A, and B-group; contain carotenoids, flavonoids, tannins, iron, and niacin. Rose hips possess nourishing, stimulating, antioxidant, astringent and anti-inflammatory properties. Rose hips have stimulating effect on the skin and assists with cell renewal and skin rejuvenation.

Rosehip Flowers (Rosa Canina) are extremely aromatic. They possess nourishing, soothing, tonic, antioxidant, astringent, and anti-inflammatory properties. Rosehip flowers help to revitalize skin and hair.

Rosehip Fruits (Rosa Canina) are reddish-orange in color. They have plenty of medicinal values. Rosehips fruits are high in vitamins C, A, B1, B2, B3 and K. They contain carotenoids, flavonoids, tannins, calcium, citric acid, iron, and niacin. They possess nourishing, stimulating, antioxidant, astringent, and anti-inflammatory properties.

Rosehip Leaves (Rosa Canina) exhibit an excellent scent when crushed. This herb has astringent, tonic, aperient, refrigerant, pectoral, nutrient, aperient, laxative, and diuretic properties.

Rosehip Oil provides a rich source of essential fatty acids, Vitamin C and Beta Carotene, which is a source of pro-vitamin A. It revitalizes dry skin, provides tissue-regenerating, rejuvenating and healing effects, reduces wrinkles and facial lines, restores skin softness and tone. Also it is helpful for seasonal skin and hair dryness.

Rosehip Seed Oil is a light, absorbable oil produced from the ''hips'' - the small fruits of wild rose (Rose moschata, Rosa rubignosa or Rosa canina) bushes. Rosehip oil is rich in Vitamins A, C and E, antioxidants, essential fatty acids, carotenoids, and flavonoids. The oil helps to assist with dry and sensitive skin, fine lines, scars, stretch marks, sunburns, eczema, and psoriasis. Helps with acne and firms skin texture. Rosehip oil is also great for hair and nails. It nourishes dry hair, prevents dandruff, adds shine and body to hair that has been damaged.

Rosehips (Rosa Canina) possess nourishing, stimulating, antioxidant, astringent and anti-inflammatory properties. Rose hips are very high in vitamins (especially vitamin C) and minerals that help to revitalize skin and hair.

Rosemary Essential Oil has stimulating, nourishing, and cleansing properties for the skin and scalp. It improves blood circulation, soothes skin, regulates oil secretions, and improves many scalp problems, such as seborrhea and dandruff. Rosemary also helps to keep hair shiny and healthy as well as promoting hair growth.

Rosemary Herb has antioxidants, cleansing, antibacterial, anti-fungal, astringent, moisturizing, softening, rejuvenating, strengthening, and refreshing properties for skin and hair. It is very stimulating and invigorating for the scalp. Preparations that contain rosemary restore elasticity to the skin; improve the quality of oily, lifeless skin.

Rosewood Essential Oil is extracted from wood chippings of a evergreen Rosewood Tree. It has a beautiful, flowery, slightly rosy, and spicy-sweet aroma. The therapeutic properties of rosewood essential oil are: anti-depressant, mildly analgesic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, bactericidal, deodorant, insecticide, and stimulant. Rosewood essential oil has the ability to regenerate the skin tissues, thereby removing wrinkles, and helping in maintaining healthy and beautiful skin. It is also widely used for reliving muscular and arthritic pains.

Rowan Berries are small red berries produced by Rowan tree, also known as mountain ash. Berries are very astringent and bitter to taste, but they become milder and sweeter after first frost. Rowan berries are rich in vitamin A and C. They have antifungal, healing properties, and brings relief for itchy skin.

Rowan Leaves are small, slender, and bright green in color. They possess antifungal, astringent, healing and restoring health properties for skin and hair.

Royal Jelly is rich in proteins, carbohydrates, essential lipids, fatty acids and vitamins. It improves texture of skin cells. It has anti-aging and anti-wrinkle properties

Rum has strong stimulating and cleansing properties. Rum helps to improve blood circulation and the condition of the scalp. It is especially good to reduce oiliness and greasiness of hair and to treat dandruff.

Rye Bread contains proteins and group of vitamin B; has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, slows the aging process of the skin. It helps to protect and renew the skin, provides elasticity to the skin.

Rye Flour has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, slows the aging process of the skin. It helps to protect and renew the skin, also provides cleansing and exfoliating benefits.

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Sage (Salvia officinalis), also known as Garden Sage or Common Sage, has a long history of culinary and medicinal use. It has been used by herbalists for it cooling, antioxidant, soothing, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antifungal, and astringent properties. Sage is a good source of Vitamin A, calcium, iron, and potassium, which are important for maintaining healthy skin, nails, and hair. It is especially good for oily, spotty skin. Sage improves blood circulation, decreases the size of pores, helps to reduce excessive sweating. It is also recommended as a hair rinse for oily hair, dandruff, and to restore hair's natural color.

Sage Essential Oil has anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent and tonic properties.

Salicylic Acid has antiviral and antibacterial, as well as deep exfoliating properties.

Sandalwood Essential Oil is extracted from the heartwood of sandalwood tree (Santalum album). It has sweet, warm, balsamic aroma. Sandalwood oil is used as an antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, emollient and insect repellent. It has calming, soothing, refreshing and rejuvenating effect; it relieves itchiness and irritation.

Sauerkraut or Sour Cabbage is a raw cabbage that has been fermented by adding salt. This fermentation process promotes the growth of beneficial lactic acid bacteria, which is a popular beauty aid to improve skin's appearance, texture, and hydration level. Sour cabbage is an excellent source of vitamins C, which is especially important for skin regeneration and keeping the skin smooth and firm. It is also good source of Vitamins A, E, B-complex, and minerals like potassium, calcium, and manganese.

Schisandra has protecting, moisturizing, calming, astringent and rejuvenating properties. It is high in vitamins and minerals.

Sea Buckthorn Seed Oil promotes healthy skin and hair by natural and powerful essential fatty acids, Vitamins A, E, C, and more. These rich nutrients help restore skin’s natural elasticity, replenish skin tone, and fight the effects of natural aging. The oil promotes cell tissue growth, supports wound healing and protects skin from UV damage. Also, the anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and antiviral properties help calm acne, eczema, burns, and rashes. Especially helpful for fine, damaged, brittle, and broken hair.

Sea Salt comes from evaporated seawater. It is is not limited to the sodium and chloride; unrefined sea salt contains many essential minerals such as magnesium, sulfate, calcium, potassium. Salt has healing, toning, cleansing, exfoliating, and antiseptic properties. It improves blood circulation and helps eliminate toxins.

Sea-Buckthorn Berries are small, yellow or bright orange fruits of the deciduous shrub native to many parts of Europe and Asia. The berries are among the most nutritious and vitamin-rich fruits found in the plant kingdom and have been used for their healing, cellular regenerating, nourishing, rejuvenating and anti-inflammatory properties.

Sea-Buckthorn Leaves possess nourishing, moisturizing, regenerating, rejuvenating and healing properties for skin and scalp. It also reduces inflammation.

Seaweed possesses strong antioxidant, anti-aging, detoxifying, regenerating and curative properties. It is rich in vitamins C and A, as well as minerals such as magnesium, potassium, calcium, sodium and iodine.

Senna (Cassia Obovata) also known as Neutral Henna. Senna powder is made from dried leaves of the plant. It has nourishing, conditioning and rejuvenating properties for hair and scalp. Senna eliminates dandruff, helps to make hair shiny while adding body and highlights.

Sesame Oil possesses nourishing, detoxifying and antioxidant properties. Sesame Oil has the ability to penetrate skin. Highly rich in vitamins A, B and E as well as in various minerals and essential fatty acids.

Sesame Seeds are the seeds of an annual flowering plant Sesame (Sesamum indicum), also known as Benne. Seeds are unusually high in oil, used for food and skin care. Sesame seeds are high in copper, manganese, calcium, and magnesium. They also provide iron, phosphorus, zinc, vitamin B1, and vitamin E. Sesame seeds have a rich tradition of medicinal use.

Shea Butter obtained from the nuts of African Shea Tree and is known for its skin healing properties. Natural vitamins, antioxidants and fatty acids in Shea butter make it amazingly nourishing and moisturizing. Raw Shea butter is used as an ingredient in soaps, shampoos, lotions, creams, hair care products. It helps in skin's natural collagen production, improves blemishes, stretch marks, scars, wrinkles, and dermatitis. The butter protects skins natural oils and leads to a significant decrease in dryness.

Silverweed also known as Argentina anserina or Common Silverweed is a flowering perennial plant in the rose family. Plant is rich in tannins, mineral salts, and essential oil. Silverweed has curative, astringent, spasmolitic, analgesic properties as well as relieving inflammation effect.

Soapnut , also known as Reetha or Washing Nut, is used to make natural hair and skin care products. It is a mild cleanser, which extremely beneficial for hair, it removes oil from scalp and hair without destroying the natural pH balance. Reetha makes hair soft and manageable, prevents itchy scalp, and gives healthy and shining hair.

Soapwort Root has antiviral and antibacterial, as well as natural cleansing properties. Soapwort root also relieves itchy scalp and treats dandruff.

Sorrel has high antioxidant, nourishing, protecting and healing properties. It is a very good source of vitamins and minerals.

Sour Cherry possesses nourishing, stimulating, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory properties. Cherries are very rich in vitamins and minerals that help revitalize skin and hair.

Sour Cream is a fermented milk product. It contains lactic acid, which acts as one of the best exfoliant, protects the skin against moisture lost, and boosts the production of collagen. Sour cream has exfoliating, moisturizing, softening, anti-aging, and regenerating properties. It helps even out the skin tone and reduce the appearance of fine lines.

Spermaceti is a concrete, fatty substance (solid wax). Possesses emollient and softening properties. It protects against premature aging and wrinkling of the skin. (Jojoba Oil is the natural substitute for spermaceti).

Spinach is a high source of antioxidants. It is also highly rich in beta-carotene (which is converted to Vitamin A in the body).

Spirits of Ammonia or Aromatic Ammonia Spirit is a solution of ammonium carbonate in alcohol used as a respiratory stimulant in syncope, weakness, or threatened faint. It also provides cooling effects that stimulate the skin

Sprouted Wheat berries are made by allowing wheat grains to germinate. Sprouting grains increases grains' nutritional content, such as B-vitamins, vitamin C, vitamin E, and essential amino acids; which are essential nutrients for healthy skin, hair and nails.

St. John's Wort has antioxidant, calming and healing properties. It is an emollient and skin softener, soothing dry or sun exposed skin. It is also beneficial for damaged hair, as well as dry and irritated scalp.

Strawberries are effective in rejuvenating, nourishing and cleansing the skin. Strawberry is an excellent source of vitamin C, which plays the role in production of collagen and promotes anti-aging and regenerating properties. Strawberry contains salicylic acid which has antiviral and antibacterial, as well as deep exfoliating properties. Strawberries also helps whiten the skin.

Strawberry is effective in rejuvenating, nourishing and cleansing the skin. Strawberry is an excellent source of vitamin C, which plays the role in production of collagen and promotes anti-aging and regenerating properties. Strawberry contains salicylic acid which has antiviral and antibacterial, as well as deep exfoliating properties. Strawberries also helps whiten the skin

Strawberry Leaves are used for astringent properties; they are especially good for oily skin.

Sugar contains glycolic acid, which helps condition and moisturize your skin, as well as protect it from toxins. It gently removes damaged and dead skin cells, does not clog pores, restores the skin's natural balance. Sugar has healing and antibacterial properties and can be used for all skin types.

Sunflower Oil has high nourishing, softening, moisturizing, soothing, protecting and healing properties for all skin and hair types. It is a good source of vitamins and minerals. It is high in essential fatty acids.

Sunflower Petals are especially used for blond or lighter colored hair.

Sunflower Seeds make an excellent nutritious food for the skin.

Sweet Flag is also known as Calamus (Acorus calamus). Sweet Flag rhizomes have a long history of medicinal use. Sweet Flag root promotes blood circulation and can help to stop hair loss. It has been used as an aromatic stimulant and mild tonic. It is also helpful in restoring hair shine. Sweet Flag root possesses soothing, regenerating, anti-fungal, and healing properties for the skin and scalp.

Sweet Marjoram Essential Oil is obtained by steam distillation of leaves of marjoram plant, also known as sweet marjoram or knotted marjoram. The oil has a warm and spicy aroma, with a hint of nutmeg. Sweet Marjoram Essential Oil is analgesic, anti-spasmodic, anti-septic, bactericidal, fungicidal, sedative and vasodilator. The emotional benefits found from Majoram essential oil: calms and quiets the mind, lessens stress and anxiety, clears mild depression, and lessens hyperactivity.

Sweet Orange Essential Oil has a pleasant smell of freshly cut oranges. It possesses nourishing, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, and cleansing properties. Orange Essential Oil has stimulating effect on the skin, and known for the care of dull skin and hair.

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Table Salt is mined from underground salt deposits. It is bleached, heated and can contain a small amount of an additive to prevent caking and encourage a smooth flow. This is often silicon dioxide, which is also the primary ingredient in sand. Iodized table salt means that iodine has been added. Table salt is usually fine in texture and dissolves quickly, which makes it the preferred salt for bakers. Salt has toning, cleansing, exfoliating, and antiseptic properties. It improves blood circulation and helps eliminate toxins.

Talc has absorbent and anti-irritating properties.

Tansy Flowers (Golden Buttons) have soothing and cleansing properties. Tansy flowers are especially effective on blemishes or pimples.

Tea Tree Oil is a natural antiseptic with anti-fungal and antimicrobial activity. Tea Tree Oil has excellent dermal penetration and anti-inflammatory properties. Due to its strong odor, it should be used in small amounts in cosmetic preparations.

Thyme is very aromatic cooking and medicinal herb. It has pungent and spicy warm aroma. The herb contains various vitamins, such as B-complex, vitamins A, K, E, C. Thime is a rich source of minerals, like potassium, iron, calcium, manganese, magnesium, and selenium. Thyme herb provides antioxidant, anti-spasmotic, antiseptic, astringent, and anti-fungal properties.

Tomato possesses antioxidant, oil reducing, cleansing and astringent properties. It is a good source of nutrients, including vitamin C, vitamin A, potassium and folic acid. Tomatoes protect skin against free radicals, preserve moisture level, improve skin texture and color.

Turmeric has soothing, nourishing, antioxidant, regenerating and anti-inflammatory properties. It is particularly valuable for treating aging skin.

Turnip contains vitamin C and various minerals. Possesses antioxidant and regenerating properties.

Turpentine also called spirit of turpentine or oil of turpentine, is a fluid, extracted by steam distillation from resin obtained from living pine trees. Turpentine has a long history of medicinal use, where it has been employed for the treatment of rheumatic disorders and muscle pain. Note: if ingested, turpentine is highly toxic.

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Vanilla Essential Oil is distilled from Vanilla beans and has a very high vanillin concentration. Vanilla Essential Oil has sedative, relaxing, and calming effects. It is an effective anti-depressant and mood up-lifter. Anti-oxidant property of Vanilla Oil helps to prevent free radical damage.

Vitamin A has antioxidant properties that prevent the formation of free radicals on the skin and hair and protects them from any kind of damage. It also boosts the production of oil in your scalp. This oil is essential in keeping hair moist and glowing. Note: Avoid overdosing.

Vitamin E has antioxidant activity, works to prevent the formation of free radicals on the skin, and protect our skin from any kind of damage. It also has anti-inflammatory properties, prevents water loss from skin and helps to retain its natural moisture. Vitamin E added to lotions, creams, and other skin care products is an ideal remedy for aging skin. It makes skin look younger by reducing visible fine lines and wrinkles

Vodka is an excellent extracting agent and preservative. Vodka has antiseptic, cleansing, and stimulating properties. It stimulates blood circulation, improving the condition of skin. Vodka also eliminates odors by killing bacteria and germs.

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Walnut Leaves have skin tightening and antifungal properties. Walnut also reduces inflammation and excessive sweating.

Walnut Oil has great soothing, refreshing and emollient qualities. It is rich in vitamins A, E as well as essential fatty acids. Possesses anti-aging and regenerating properties.

Watercress (Nasturtium officinale) has nourishing, invigorating, moisturizing, cleansing, strengthening and softening properties. It contains all the essential vitamins and minerals.

Watermelon is a fruit of the Watermelon (Citrullus lanatus) flowering vine. It is an excellent source of Vitamin C and a very good source of Vitamin A, nutrients that act as antioxidants. It is also a good source of Vitamins B6, B1, magnesium, iron, zinc, potassium, and other nutritive minerals. Watermelon possesses antioxidant, cooling, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, moisturizing, and regenerating properties.

Wheat Bran has an antibacterial property. It is a very efficient scrub and helps to gently exfoliate the skin. Wheat Bran has a high proteins, vitamins and minerals content.

Wheat Farina has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, slows the aging process of the skin. It helps to protect and renew the skin, also provides exfoliating benefits.

Wheat Flour has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, slows the aging process of the skin. It helps to protect and renew the skin. Whole wheat flour also provides exfoliating benefits.

Wheat Germ (raw) has soothing, nourishing, antioxidant, regenerating and anti-inflammatory properties. Wheat Germ contains vitamins E, A and D.

Wheat Germ Oil is obtained from the germ of the wheat kernel. It has a high content of Vitamins E, A and D, and it is rich in protein and lecithin Wheat Germ Oil possesses antioxidant, regenerating, soothing, anti-inflammatory properties. It acts as a natural emollient and preservative because of the high vitamin E content. Wheat Germ Oil improves circulation of blood in the skin when used externally, and particularly valuable for treating dry and aging skin.

Whey is the liquid left over from curdled milk when the curds are removed. Whey is rich in protein, vitamins and minerals that are important for healthy skin and hair. It possesses nourishing, soothing, moisturizing and slightly anti-microbial properties, it helps lighten skin pigmentation.

White Kaolin Clay also known as China or White Clay. It is ideal for mild exfoliation for dry and sensitive skin. White Clay is made up of fine clay particles, and has a lightweight fluffy consistency. It will stimulate circulation and gently draw impurities from the skin without removing natural oils, while exfoliating and cleansing it.

White Lily Flowers have astringent, soothing, softening, anti-inflammatory, protective and hydrating properties. They heal damaged and irritated skin.

White Oak Bark has very strong astringent, healing, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory properties. Rich in tannins and quercetin, white oak bark also contains beta-carotene, gallic acid, pectin, sulfur, calcium, iron, magnesium, manganese, phosphorus, potassium, selenium, zinc, B-vitamins, vitamin C.

White Willow Bark contains natural salicins (the base for salicylic acid, which addresses many of the causes of blemishes, as well as an anti-inflammatory agent). White willow bark also has a soothing effect on sun exposed skin.

White Wine has antioxidant and rejuvenating properties, improves blood circulation.

White Wine Vinegar is made from white wine. It has a lower acidity than traditional vinegar and it is less tangy and is more diluted as it's made from the white wine. White wine vinegar is used for its antioxidant, cleansing, antiseptic, astringent, tonic and healing properties.

Whole Wheat Bread contains proteins and group of vitamin B; possesses cell regeneration and anti-aging properties, provides elasticity to the skin, helps to protect and renew the skin.

Wild Rose Hips are the fruits of rose plant; there are two varieties of wild rose that produce hips: Rosa Canina and Rosa Rugosa. Rose hips are used for tea, jam, jelly, syrup, wine, marmalade. They also have a long history of medicinal use. Rose hips are a very rich source of vitamin C. In addition to vitamin C, hips contain vitamin A and B, essential fatty acids and antioxidants. Wild rose hips possess nourishing, stimulating, antioxidant, astringent and anti-inflammatory properties.

Wine Vinegar is either made from red or white wine. Wine vinegar can be useful addition to your skin and hair care routine. It is used for its anti-aging, cleansing, antiseptic, astringent and tonic properties, helps restore the natural acidity of skin.

Witch Hazel is used for its astringent and anti-inflammatory effects. Witch Hazel can be used for oily skin and to control minor pimple formation.

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Yarrow is used in cosmetic preparations for its astringent, healing and soothing effects on the skin and hair. It stimulates hair growth, strengthens the hair, and promotes a healthy scalp. The herb is effective for treating dandruff, itchiness, great for balancing oil scalp, split ends and prevention of hair loss.

Yeast (active) possesses stimulating and rejuvenating properties. It is an excellent source of protein, contains amino acids, high amounts of B-complex vitamins and minerals that are important for healthy skin and hair.

Yellow Kaolin Clay is highly nourishing due to its mineral content such as copper, zinc, titanium, potassium, and silicon. It has powerful detoxifying, refreshing, exfoliating and cleansing properties. Yellow clay is soft in texture and safe on all skin types.

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil is mostly used in aromatherapy, but also has soothing, toning and stimulating effect on the skin. It can be used on all skin types, as it balances sebum production.

Yogurt is fermented dairy product. It has antioxidant, moisturizing, cooling, antibacterial, anti-fungal, regenerating, and astringent properties. It maintains proper PH balance, helps to get rid of dandruff, and smooth out the fine lines. Yogurt contains Vitamins A, C, and group of Vitamin B. It is high in potassium, calcium, phosphorus, and other benefiting nutrients. It also contains lactic acid, which acts as one of the best exfoliant, protects the skin against moisture lost, and boosts the production of collagen.