Oranges are soothing, comforting and help reduce irritation.They offer hydrating properties that work to treat dry, flaky skin.
They possess antibacterial, antiseptic qualities that clear and prevent acne and blemishes and reduce the production of sebum making them ideal for oily, acne prone skin.
They have a stimulating and purifying effect and contain fruit acids that exfoliate skin for a brighter, smoother complexion.
They are rich in Vitamin C, an oxidant that increases the production of collagen and elasticity keeping skin firm and tight. It also protects against free radicals, pollutants and sun damage that leads to fine line and wrinkles.
They are refreshing and uplifting, giving a reviving and energising effect.
Lavender has antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and anti-viral properties that can rid the skin of acne-causing bacteria and reduce redness and inflammation. It also has a soothing and calming effect especially to stressed skin.
Lavender also possesses healing properties, it treats acne, dry skin and scars.
It soothes skin and relieves pain and aching muscles. It is a circulatory stimulant, boosting circulation and encouraging cell renewal which tones and firms skin. It contains antioxidants that help protect against damaging environmental toxins and pollutants.
Lavender also has the same benefits for hair: it promotes hair growth by increasing blood circulation and soothes dry, itching scalps helping to eliminate dandruff and conditions hair leaving it looking strong and shiny.
It is not only calming and soothing to skin but also to your mind, it has a relaxing effect and helps alleviate nervous tension and stress.
Frankincense produces a sense of calm and deepens breathing to induce the feeling of peace, relaxation and satisfaction.
It also possesses healing properties that help treat dry cracked skin, scars and wounds and reduce the appearance of blemishes, stretch marks and dark spots.
Frankincense promotes regeneration of cells and as a powerful astringent it helps protect skin cells, strengthening, toning, tightening and lifting skin. It also defends against acne and the signs of ageing including wrinkles and sagging skin.