Natural Ingredients To Promote Youthful Skin That Actually Work
If you haven’t already heard, anti-aging is out. Healthy skin is in.
Aging is an inevitable (and beautiful) part of life – and the fine lines on our faces remind us of the the years we’ve lived, the emotions we’ve felt and the memories we’ve made.
Rather than seeking results from aggressive treatments or harsh ingredients to erase the signs of aging, we strongly believe in supporting the skin with nature + our body’s natural systems to promote strong, resilient, healthy skin. Pure + potent ingredients derived from nature mean that more nutrients are delivered straight to your skin – and aren’t polluted or compromised by chemicals and additives.
No matter your age, you can get glowing, youthful-looking skin with these natural ingredients. From plant extracts and animal fats to global remedies and ancient philosophies, these are the natural ingredients your skin needs – and that actually work.
Marshmallow root has been used for medicinal and skin-healing purposes all across the planet. And just to clarify, we’re not talking about the sugary sweets you put in your hot cocoa. This plant is a powerhouse when it comes to promoting more youthful skin. Marshmallow is known as nature’s hyaluronic acid – helping to firm + plump the skin, protect skin’s moisture barrier and soften skin texture. The roots secrete a thick, gum-like substance called mucilage that aids in repairing + rejuvenating the skin. Plus it contains polysaccharides that promote skin health and flavonoids which help to protect the skin from free-radical damage. To get marshmallow root on your skin, this deeply hydrating + healing balm is your solution.
This little flower native to Morocco powerfully minimizes inflammation as well as signs of aging such as discoloration, dryness and dullness. Its high levels of azulene (the naturally occurring component that gives blue tansy its bright blue hue) make it rich in antioxidants, skin soothing properties and anti-inflammatory benefits. Blue tansy visibly brightens and softens skin texture, giving skin a more youthful and glowing appearance. From aging to acne – and everything in between – blue tansy might just be the botanical your skin has been searching for. You can find this blue-hued healer in everything from beauty cream, body oil and even deodorant to support youthful skin from head to toe.
POMEGRANATE SEED OIL
This skin superfood is so nutritious (and delicious) sprinkled on a salad, and its same nutrient-dense profile powerfully improves the appearance of skin. Pomegranate seed oil is potent in antioxidant properties and polyphenols (3 times more than green tea!) which powerfully fight free radicals that damage and age the skin. This oil is rich in fatty acids + anti-inflammatory benefits and aids in repairing + regenerating the skin at a cellular level. It also helps to minimize the appearance of hyperpigmentation, discoloration, scarring and other signs of aging all while keeping skin plump, hydrated and healthy. Want youthful skin? Get this fruit (and this serum!) on your face, asap.
The reason we tout the skin benefits of tallow so often is because simply put, it works. This incredibly nourishing, vitamin-rich form of pure, rendered animal fat has been a prominent part of skincare products developed + used by our ancestors (and a part of our nose-to-tail philosophy). The make up of animal fats, such as tallow from grass-fed cows, make it compatible with our cell biology and deeply rejuvenating for our cell health with Vitamins A, E, D and K. Research has even revealed grass-fed tallow helps to retain moisture + water levels in skin, rebuild strength of skin cells, and repair tissues. This 5-ingredient (tallow being one of them!) beauty cream is a must for promoting a more youthful appearance.
Geranium has been used in ancient herbal remedies to beautify skin and is a must for mature skin types. This botanical powerfully promotes a more youthful complexion as it increases cell turnover, regenerates skin and boosts radiance. Geranium is known for it’s skin-tightening benefits and ability to diminish the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and even scarring. It’s nutrient-dense profile helps to build healthy skin cells which of course, creates healthy skin. Spritz this geranium mist onto your skin for a glow that remains, no matter your age.
Our purpose in creating non-toxic skincare products with these natural ingredients and sharing informative posts on our blog is not to turn back time or to stop the inevitable aging process, but to support health, beauty + well-being – inside and out. And we hope we help you to do just that.