Pure Plant Alchemy

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The Antonia Burrell skincare collection continues to support organic growers in the UK and throughout the world, and the bottles are made from recycled materials. The skincare collection is not tested on animals.

Pure Plant Alchemy

Ingredients

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  • Castor Seed Oil

    Castor oil has germicidal and disinfectant properties, is useful in treating skin diseases and skin ulcers, particularly those that are caused due to bacterial or fungal infections.

    Castor oil was one of the world’s first medicinal oil’s because it naturally contains a unique and beneficial mixture of triglycerides or fatty acids and exerts remarkable analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects. It is non-comedogenic.

    Castor Seed Oil can be found in Natural Glow Cleansing Oil.

     

    Camphor

    This plant is native to South East Asia. It has a cooling effect on the skin, dilates blood capillaries therefore reduces redness and helps with inflammation. It also relaxes the muscles.

     

    Cedarwood

    The essential oil form this North American tree is distilled from the wood and has a soft, powdery, woodsy, earthy and sweet scent. Cedarwood has been used by cultures around the world. It is used for a number of skin problems. It is an astringent for oily skin conditions, and acne. It has been known to enhance cellular oxygenation, relieve dermatitis and helps to prevent scarring.

    Cedarwood can be found in Pure Therapy Facial Serum.

     

    Clary Sage

    Distilled from flowering tops and leaves, Clary sage is relaxing, warming and euphoric and can be used on any skin type but is especially useful for mature or acne prone complexion, it rejuvenates cells and is particularly soothing and relaxing.

    Clary Sage can be found in Pure Therapy Facial Serum.

  • Brazilian Mahogany Oil

    From the Brazilian Rainforest this powerful extract has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties and helps reduce skin irritations. Brazilian Mahogany Oil is a rich source of essential fatty acids including oleic, palmitic, and linoleic acids, which aid cell regeneration and help reduce pigmentation marks.

    Brazilian Mahogany can be found in Cream Supreme Facial Moisturiser.

     

    Carrot Seed Oil

    The wild carrot is found in Europe, India and North Africa. Carrot seed oil is distilled from the seeds and has a herby, woody and earthy aroma. It is good for general skin health and may reduce wrinkles while improving elasticity and tone. Rich in beta-carotene and vitamins A & E, highly beneficial to hair and skin. Topical application of this oil promotes the formation of new, healthy skin cells.

    Carrot Seed Oil can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

     

    Wild Carrot Root Extract

    The humble carrot has been known as a medicinal plant, as well as a culinary one, since the 1st century AD with many references appearing in even earlier Greek writings. In the 21st Century. As well as being orange it is a highly concentrated blend of vitamins A, E, and vitamin A. Vitamin A heals dry, chapped skin and it also stimulates cellular renewal and promotes collagen formation for firmness.

    In addition to carotenoids, Wild Carrot Root Oil contains other powerful antioxidants such as tocopherol, or vitamin E. Studies have shown that topical application of vitamin E may directly reduce many harmful effects of UVR, enhance skin immunity and help heal a sunburn.

    Used often to treat troublesome sensitive skin and helps with rashes, acne, irritated skin and helps to reduce wrinkles. It also helps to protect the skin from the signs of ageing.

    Carrot Root oil can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

  • Castor Seed Oil

    Castor oil has germicidal and disinfectant properties, is useful in treating skin diseases and skin ulcers, particularly those that are caused due to bacterial or fungal infections.

    Castor oil was one of the world’s first medicinal oil’s because it naturally contains a unique and beneficial mixture of triglycerides or fatty acids and exerts remarkable analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects. It is non-comedogenic.

    Castor Seed Oil can be found in Natural Glow Cleansing Oil.

     

    Camphor

    This plant is native to South East Asia. It has a cooling effect on the skin, dilates blood capillaries therefore reduces redness and helps with inflammation. It also relaxes the muscles.

     

    Cedarwood

    The essential oil form this North American tree is distilled from the wood and has a soft, powdery, woodsy, earthy and sweet scent. Cedarwood has been used by cultures around the world. It is used for a number of skin problems. It is an astringent for oily skin conditions, and acne. It has been known to enhance cellular oxygenation, relieve dermatitis and helps to prevent scarring.

    Cedarwood can be found in Pure Therapy Facial Serum.

     

    Clary Sage

    Distilled from flowering tops and leaves, Clary sage is relaxing, warming and euphoric and can be used on any skin type but is especially useful for mature or acne prone complexion, it rejuvenates cells and is particularly soothing and relaxing.

    Clary Sage can be found in Pure Therapy Facial Serum.

  • Cucumber Extract

    It is a natural astringent (skin tightener), the also regulates moisture levels on the skin. High in Vitamin C content so excellent to brighten and protect the skin from free radical damage. It is also known for its skin cooling, soothing and healing properties.

    Cucumber extract can be found in Forest Dew Skin Tonic.

     

    Cypress oil

    Cypress oil is distilled from pruned twigs and needles and sometimes cones. Cypress oil helps to treat oily skin and acne. It is also beneficial for mature skin, or used to reduce dermatitis.

    Cypress can be found in Natural Glow Cleansing Oil.

     

    Frankincense

    One of the ‘Holy’ oils from ancient times when it was considered more valuable than gold Protects rejuvenates and helps to heal wounds and scars on the skin. Improves skin tone and condition, keeps wrinkles at bay.

    Frankincense can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

     

    Galbanum

    Galbanum helps treat hyper pigmentation and restore even skin tone.

    Galbanum can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

     

    Rosewood

    Rosewood brightens and brings radiance to dull, sallow and fatigued skin.

    Rosewood can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

  • Swiss Alpine Extract

    Designed for oily skin and sensitive skin products. Clinical studies have shown a reduction of size and appearance of pores, reduction in skin inflammation and a reduction in the production of 5 Alpha-Reductase. This rare Alpine plant is cultivated under strict conditions in the Swiss Alps.

    Swiss Alpine can be found in Forest Dew Skin Tonic.

    Highly reputed Organic Sandalwood, as skin soothing balancer, which is calms itchy, irritated skin and helps reduce congestion, spots, blemishes and acne.

     

    Patented Olive Fruit Extract

    A botanical ingredient that provides a youthful and more efficient skin function.

    Olive Fruit can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

     

    Patented Olive Leaf Extract

    Discovered by the Egyptians over 2000 years ago and was regarded as a symbol of ‘heavenly power’.

    Many of the health benefits of olive leaf extract are due to the unique antioxidants that it contains. Hydoxytyrosol is one of the most potent antioxidants. It has the ability to neutralize ten times more free radicals than green tea catechins and has twice the radical absorption of coenzyme Q10.

    The leaves of a single plant contain compounds that have anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-viral, anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant.

    Will help to heal inflammed acenic and pimpled lesions, protect and detoxify the skin.

    Clinically proven to reduce the appearance of irritated skin. Olive Leaf extract can be found in Cream Supreme Facial Moisturiser.

  • Patented Date Seed Extract

    Clinically proven anti wrinkle efficacy; its free radical scavenging properties protect skin from environmental sources of aging and wrinkling.

    Date Seed Extract can be found in Pure Therapy Facial Serum.

     

    Larch Extract

    A natural SPF Booster with UV-absorbing properties and a plant alternative to collagen. Studies have demonstrated its ability to minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, reduce transepidermal water loss (TEWL) and skin exfoliation without irritation. Firms, tones and increases radiance.

    Kiwi Seed has a high content of omega 3 and 6 fatty acids that help to treat large pores and helps to reduce redness.

    Larch Extract can be found in Cream Supreme Facial Moisturiser.

     

    Yarrow

    Yarrow oil is a mildly scented antiseptic and astringent. This flowering plant is native to the Northern Hemisphere, the plant also has a long history as a powerful ‘healing herb’ used topically for wounds, cuts and abrasions The common anti septic creams and lotions available in the market can hardly match its performance as an anti septic.

    The cicatrisant property of this essential oil can give thousands of those costly anti marks and anti scar creams and lotions available in the market a run for their reputation and money once it becomes popular. It is far better than those artificially flavoured petroleum gels in curing the scars and vanishing the after marks left by the wounds, acne or pimples, boils etc.

    Yarrow can be found in Pure Therapy Facial Serum.

  • Tea Tree

    Tea tree essential oil is extracted from distillation from the leaves. Tea tree is ideal for oily skin, especially useful for healing acne and dermatitis and is generally non-irritating powerful antiseptic oil.

    Tea tree can be found in Pure Therapy Facial Serum.

    Sunflower Oil - Extracted from the seeds of large sunflowers, it has a high natural Vitamin E content and helps the skin hold proper moisture levels.

    Sunflower Oil can be found in Cream Supreme Facial Moisturiser.

     

    Myrrh

    Myrrh is a small scrubby tree from the Middle East and North East Africa. The tree excludes a gum from its incised trunk that is hardened into beads. Myrrh was used by the ancient Egyptians in the embalming process because of its remarkable preserving action on the skin.

    Today, Myrrh is effective for eczema, chapped, cracked, sensitive, dry, or aged skin. It eases inflammation and promotes skin repair.

    Myrrh can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

     

    Patchouli

    Patchouli oil comes from Indonesia, India and China and is extracted from fermented leaves and allowed to age.

    Patchouli is a cell rejuvenator and antiseptic so is effective treatment for acne eczema, inflamed, cracked, sensitive or mature skin.

    Patchouli can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

  • Lemongrass

    Lemongrass is grown in Central America, Brazil and China. Lemongrass is distilled from partially dried leaves. and counters acne and skin infections.

    Lemongrass can be found in Natural Glow Cleansing Oil.

     

    Lemon

    The lemon tree originated in Asia but is widely cultivated in Italy, Australia and California. Lemon essential oil is extracted by being cold pressed from fresh peel. Lemon is best used on oily complexions. It can slightly lighten skin pigmentation problems.

    Lemon oil is non-toxic and non-irritant and is effective treatment for acne, dry skin and strengthens epidermis function tightens blood vessels.

    Lemon oil can be found in Natural Glow Cleansing Oil.

     

    Palmalrosa

    A cell regenerator that balances oil production and can be used on any complexion type but works especially for acne, dermatitis, eczema, and wrinkles.

    Palmarosa regulates sebum, hydrates and calms.

    Palmalrosa can be found in Pure Therapy Facial Serum.

  • Mango Butter

    Mango Butter is obtained from the fruit seed of the Mango Tree grown in the sub-tropics of India and other parts of the globe.

    Known as the ‘super-fruit’ with excellent levels of antioxidant vitamins A, C and E to protect skin from further free radical damage and maintain healthy levels of hydration. Exhibits excellent moisturizing properties and good lubricity on skin.

    Mango Seed Butter can be found in Cream Supreme Facial Moisturiser.

     

    Niaouli

    Niaouli is steam distilled from the leaves of the evergreen Niaouli tree native to Australia. It is similar in appearance and aroma to Eucalyptus. The leaves of the tree are strongly fragrant when crushed, with a strong, slightly sweet, fresh, camphoraceous aroma; its aroma is stimulating and uplifting and has similar medicinal properties to tea tree oil. It provides effective treatment for acne, oily skin, psoriasis and helps to firm tissue and aid wrinkles.

    Niaouli can be found in Pure Therapy Facial Serum.

     

    Lavender

    Lavender essential oil is distilled from flowers. Lavender is suitable for all skin types, as a cell regenerator it helps to prevent scarring and stretch marks. It has a reputation for slowing wrinkles. It can be used on sun-damaged skin, acne, dry acne, oily skin, psoriasis, and burns.

    Lavender is effective treatment for all problems concerning splitting of dermis and epidermis; it also stimulates cleansing and detoxifying.

    Lavender can be found in Forest Dew Skin Tonic, Natural Glow Cleansing Oil, and Radiant Light Facial Serum.

  • Grapefruit Oil

    Oil is obtained by the cold expression of the peel. Grapefruit oil is effective treatment for acne, while toning the congested skin, tightens skin; grapefruit stimulates the lymphatic system and hence clears the body of toxins.

    Grapefruit oil can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

     

    Frankincense

    The Frankincense tree is a small tree that grows on rocky hillsides in Yemen and Oman. The finest quality is produced from tress grown in North Africa. Frankincense oil is rejuvenating, balancing and relaxing and is distilled from oleo gum resin that exudes from incisions in trunk and hardens in to tears.

    Frankincense is antiseptic and is excellent to help dry, sensitive, mature, acne and sun damaged skin.

    Frankincense can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

     

    Geranium

    Geranium oil is extracted from the leaves and is a popular skin treatment for eczema, congested and mature skin, geranium reduces acne and enhances skin repair. Geranium balances all complexion types and is said to delay wrinkling.

    Geranium can be found in Pure Therapy Facial Serum.

  • Rosehip Seed

    Rosehip Seed Oil is high essential Fatty Acids often known as Vitamin-F and is the very best in regenerative care. One of the effects of these is to reduce the size of the pores, its natural content of Vitamin A, is also very good for all kinds of skin infections such as acne, pimples and boils. It is also useful in the treat*ment of damaged skin tissue caused by scalds, burns and varicose veins.

    Rosehip Oil is a classical and luxurious Vegetable Oil that is excellent for sensitive and oily skin, acne and for skin with large pores.

    Rosehip Oil has a short surface time on the skin that means that is absorbed fast and leaves no fatty residue.

    Rosehip oil can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

     

    Angelica Seed Extract

    Angelica is cultivated in Belgium, England, Germany, Hungary and Siberia. Angelica is extracted by steam distillation of the seeds. Angelica essential oil has a sweet herbaceous and richly musky aroma.

    Angelica is a biennial herb with ferny leaves and a large rhizome root; the leaves have a fresh aroma and the root has an earthy fragrance. Angelica produces umbels of white flowers, which are also fragrant.

    Angelica seed can be found in Pure Therapy Facial Serum.

    Tea Seed Oil

    A natural disinfectant and helps to calm angry skin, Helps the skins natural emollient system and helps prevent premature ageing.

  • Sea Buckthorn

    Sea-buckthorn oil can be extracted from either the seeds or the pulp of the fruit.

    Sea Buckthorn in native to Russia and China and is produced from the cold pressing of the entire fruit body that the small scrub produces. Sea Buckthorn berries natural and very rich source of Vitamins A and E, carotenes and flavinoids and are second only to Rose hips vitamin c content. They are also rich in several their vitamin as many minerals.

    The oil promotes skin repair and is one of the most beneficial oils for aging skin.

    Sea Buckthorn can be found in Radiant Light Facial Serum.

     

    Vitamin E extract

    A natural anti-oxidant. Helps to protect the skin and promote even skin tone. It is very active in reducing oxidative stress and detoxifying the skin from environmental pollutants.

    When applied topically to the skin, it helps the formation of new skin cells and improvescirculation. It furthermore has value in assisting with the repair of sun-damaged skin.Vitamin E is present in Cream Supreme, Radiant Light Facial Serum, Pure Therapy Facial Serum, and Natural Glow Cleansing Oil.

     

    Witch Hazel

    When applied topically, it has healing and astringent properties. It is very useful in skin care and relieves itching.

    Witch Hazel can be found in Forest Dew Skin Tonic.