Sandalwood and Lavender Body Cream
Sandalwood and Lavender Body Cream is hand-made by Busy Bee Blossom in Summer Hill, NSW.
This body cream is a luxurious, long-lasting hydration treatment to quench and soothe over-dry skin. This vegetable based emulsion is easy to spread and quickly absorbed, leaving the skin nourished, toned and hydrated. Only pure essential and botanical oils used. Perfect for sensitive, mature and dehydrated or reddened skin.
Grapeseed oil is extracted from Muscat grape seeds. Did you know that if its good enough to eat its likely to be good on your skin too? Its true - grapeseed oil is good for you on the outside too! Grapeseed oil is high in omega-6 fatty acids and Vitamin E making it a very healthy choice for your skin. It helps to form a barrier for your skin against wind and pollutants. Grapeseed oil doesn't clog pores so its a good choice for all types of skin. It also contains linolenic acid which may help to reduce inflammation in skin.
Jojoba Oil closely resembles skin's sebum, is easily absorbed and is high in Vitamin E making it a wonderful addition to this cream.
Sandalwood is distilled from the heartwood of the semi-parasitic tree native to tropical Asia. It is also grows in West Australia. It has a woody, exotic, balsamic aroma. Sandalwood has antiseptic and hydrating properties. It is very useful in helping to hydrate the skin. Its antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties make it useful in treatment of acne, oily skin and wounds.
Lavender is a gentle essential oil. It's an evergreen native shrub of the Mediterranean area of Southern Europe. It has a floral, clear, herbaceous scent. Lavender has anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and skin healing properties. It is soothing for inflamed skin conditions such as eczema, dermatitis and psoriasis. It encourages wound healing and can help acne conditions.
Benzoin is a natural preservative native to the tree that is grown in Thailand. Its also helpful for skin problems - double plus!
Ceteareth-20 and Cetearyl alcohol help to emulsify oil and water together or in other words, keep them from separating.
Re-use the amber glass jar after you've finished. Look after our Earth and use it as a vase or herb jar.
Free from artificial fragrance, colourants, parabens, animal products and no cruelty inflicted on animals.
Apply generously and massage all over the body until absorbed, paying special attention to dry spots. Excellent for sensitive skins.
For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes - rinse eyes with water if contact with eyes occurs.
In order of quantity are: Purified water, Vitis Vinifera (Grape Seed Oil), Ceteareth-20, Cetearyl alcohol, Benzoin Siam Macerated Oil, Jojoba Oil, Santalum album (Sandalwood) and Lavendula augustifolia (Lavender)