Bearberry is known for its ability to treat hyperpigmentation and dark spots. It contains a natural compound called arbutin that prevents the formation of melanin by inhibiting tyrosinase which causes dark spots. Bearberry helps to diminish pigmentation as well as working to lighten and brighten skin.
It is non-irritating and is gentle enough to use on sensitive skin as Bearberry's active component is released slowly.
Bearberry has an anti-inflammatory effect helping to reduce redness, swelling and soothe rosacea. It has astringent properties which helps to treat acne, reduce puffiness and smooth skin.
Bearberry possesses antioxidants which protect the skin against damaging free radicals and UV rays, it therefore provides skin with some natural sun protection. It also supports the cell renewal process which helps to improve skin tone and texture.
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.
Cinnamon has cleansing and nourishing properties, it helps to soothe and soften rough, dry or dead skin and together with its exfoliating capabilities it will help to improve skin quality and the look of your complexion leaving skin smooth, rejuvenated and hydrated
It also helps treat skin that is irritated or inflamed as well as blemish-prone skin with its antiseptic, anti-microbial and decongesting properties.
Cinnamon improves blood flow and brings oxygen and blood to the surface of the skin which can help to plump skin and it increases collagen and elastin levels which firms skin and improves the appearance of fine lines.
It also helps to keep skin looking healthy and radiant by promoting cell turnover and fighting ageing free radicals.
The aroma of this spice warms and invigorates the senses so it can used to refresh skin, breath as well as around the house.