|Citrus aurantium dulcis peel oil
||Sweet orange oil or zest. From the sort of oranges we eat. Well-known for its uplifting properties, orange essential oil is soothing to the mind and helps to relieve stress. Orange zest is shown to increase the blood flow to the skin so is helpful at soothing dry, irritated skin as well as acne-prone skin.
|Citrus nobilis oil
||Mandarin oil contributes a happy, uplifting feeling through its cheery smelling essential oil. Especially useful for fractious and tired children. Soothing for nervous conditions and calms emotions.
|Glycine soja oil
||Glycine Soya extract is obtained from the beans of the wild soybean plant, which is native to East Asia. It is a potent antioxidant, very healthy, and has zero cholesterol and minimal fat. One of Glycine Soya extract components – Genistein – has been shown to stimulate the skin’s production of collagen which in turn increases its elasticity and a youthful appearance. Moreover, Glycine Soya is also useful for cleansing. Natures Children especially use it for its molecular properties as it makes an emulsifier, which enables it to reduce the surface tension on oily molecules. This allows water molecules to mix with the oil and create a unique washing oil.
||Lecithin is a naturally occurring lipid found in both plants and animals. This vegetable lecithin acts as an emulsifier and thickening agent for body care products and improves shelf life by acting as a mild preservative. It is also a moisturising agent.
||A novel PEG-free emulsifier designed for formulating water in oil lotions with a light skin feel or touch.