Hand crafted facial masques, exfoliating scrubs & Lip Treatments that are all freshly prepared.
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Here we have the perfect solutions for the sensitive face. My hand-crafted creations are nourished with vital nutrients, botanical extracts, hydrating oils, and exotic clays which are then carefully blended into these unique facial treatments. I study herbal medicine extensively to ensure I create a high quality product that balances with delicate skin and sensitive skin issues. Each exclusive product is madefresh for each new order. I do not leave my products standing around for months (or even years) on shelves as I believe fresh really is best.I create each item with dedication, care, time, effort and considerable thought using the purest of organic and nature inspired ingredients. Each treatment is Individually abundant in organic herbs, medicinal flowers, nutritious spices, ancient detoxifying clays, soothing nutritious grains and other exceptionally pure, non irritant, non toxic 100% pure ingredients. These are high quality organic spa products at a considerably affordable cost.
My range of organic face masques and scrubs are made from finest organic earth clays beneficially rich in essential nutrients for promoting a glowing, radiant complexion and for eradicating, skin blemishes, acne, unevenness, sagging skin, spots, wrinkles, scaring and harmful toxins with an added protection from pollutants. I add no chemicals, or additives they have a long shelf life unless mixed with liquid then they will go stale quickly. Many of these these are DRY masks that you can add you own spring water ( preferably slightly warm) or you may experiment with mashed fruits, aloe juice, herbal teas, such as chamomile (my favorite!) or any other exiting new mixers you can create, these masque creations will make a fun night in for the girls!All products are tested on my own super-sensitive-chemically intolerant skin first, and on many of my other eager testers at hand.
The AO Exclusive Scrubs
What might be the best mixer to use your dry facial grains scrubs you ask? I worked out your answer. I have been trying and testing suitable liquids that mix and hold the grains without drying the skin. Castile soap is the best! I use this either as my own lavender Castile facial wash, or as any of the compatible component blends that I create. Wild Earth - Acne - Wild Thyme Lemon Castile. Rose Grains - Lavender Castile. You see, get the combination code? These blend accordingly for even better results, I love how these work. My skin was glowing (I used Sage and Lemon scrub + Castile) and not dry at all, the grains hydrate and gently exfoliate, the Castile prevents the grains from dripping and dropping, it holds them more in place as you massage. I left off my moisturizer for several hours to see if there was dryness, but nothing, my skin stayed hydrated, fresh, and this is rare, my skin drys out like sand paper.
No more dry skin! This smooth whipped cream is a luxurious scrub perfect for all skins types but aimed at those with dry and dehydrated, mature skin. The creamy mix offers complete exfoliation combined with a natural lotion hydration. Gentle powers of ground walnut shells give a smooth and flawless finish to your beauty regime. French pink clay enhances the blend. French pink clay is a gentle clay suitable for sensitive skin. It helps stimulate the circulation to the skin whilst gently exfoliating and cleansing it. French Pink clay does not draw out the oils from the skin therefore it can be used on dry skin types and mature skin.
Lightens, brightens, tightens, helps the face glow, exfoliates at the deepest levels, cleanses pores, banishes blackheads, softens, protects, smoothes, polishes and over time the skin reviving treatment will bring forth healthier, more rejuvenated skin to be proud of.
" My skin was outstandingly clean after a treatment, it really does do what it says. I used it to boost to my dull skin and after the treatment it felt amazing, this will be a constant for me, I love it, I love the scent! " Kashnia, India
This lemony honey and sugar facial cleanser is perfect for those with uneven skin tone. The lemon juice, honey and lime oil help to gently lighten the skin, which can help with both uneven skin tone and dark or aging spots. It's gentle enough to use daily, and will also help keep your skin moisturized because of the infusion of anti-inflammatory " natural botox" Hibiscus flower oil which I add to each scrub.
Coffee grounds are a mechanical exfoliate, meaning they can be used to scrub away dead skin to reveal the new, healthy skin underneath, whereas chemical exfoliates remove skin cells with enzymes or acidic properties. Exfoliating with coffee grounds improves circulation, leaving you with smooth, glowing skin.
This is an excellent tightening and rejuvenating soap scrub. The organic contents tighten and tone the complexion leaving your skin younger looking, clean and clear, it cleanses deeply into pores and richly conditions, a perfect organic scrub for anti aging regimes.
I have been asked on many occasions to create a scrub for the more mature skins amongst us, this is the result, a very delicate but effective natural organic scrub with the benefits of organic fragrant chamomile, jasmine flowers, lovely fresh organic oats, white rich Castor sugar, and Miracle Rhassoul clay and my secret way of blending!
"I truly love this scrub what a difference from the chemical concoctions nowadays, I have to be so careful with my face so I was a little unsure of using anything but plain water until I found this thank you I will want some more very soon," Joyce ,Customer.
For the most sensitive skins.
A beautiful blend of the finest and freshest organic medicinal Calendula flowers, organic wild-crafted essential oils, dried lavender buds, orange peel for brightening, circulatory boosting peppermint, nourishing and soothing oats and the most fine ancient clays. My harvested herbs are hand picked and grown by US growers. We support sustainable local Farmers and US businesses when possible. An original recipe handed down a generation from a Victorian Grandmother, although I confess to adding some of my own ideas to enhance this delightful blend. Victorian ladies knew the secret of looking beautiful without loading their sensitive faces with harmful poisons such as we have today. In our era of toxic chemicals and harmful pollutants products such as these are a welcome step back into a time to when "Organic" was just a normal part of a daily existence and ladies made use of the natural ingredients available to enhance their beauty. Fresh milk, ripe coconut, seed oil, fine grains, simple clays, etc
Specifically created for acne prone skins. Wild Earth removes impurities, deep cleanses and is an astringent, the scrub is most suited to oily or greasy spotty prone skins or those with seriously aggravated combination skins. Over a period of time the healing acne fighting green clay and botanical extracts can help minimize scarring. The scrub works effectively for closing open pores avoiding more dirt build up.
Our cleansing grains were specially formulated to tighten the skin, remove dead cells, and unclog pores. Rich and natural, supreme quality you'll notice a vast difference the first time you try it. Can be used as a gentle, weekly, face masque.
Works by adding a natural polished glow to the skin, boosting the appearance of dull complexion, brightening and lightening and giving a glowing sheen. This also helps in repairing to effects of aging skin, renewing tired skin, improving younger skin and bringing new life through natural exfoliation.
If you wish to try something new for everyday cleansing of your face, put away your harsh soap for replacement of this more friendly for your skin - herbal safe gritty grains. Loaded with good for skin purifying botanicals, it rejuvenates, nourishes cells and tissues at the deepest levels. Gentle enough to use in daily cleansing or apply weekly as a mask to further the effects of the rice's‘ pitera’ along with many vitamins and minerals to soften, brighten, lighten, restore and revive the complexion.
Indian women were the creators of many a beautifying recipe that enhanced their appearance. The spices and flours in this will restore healthier more radiant skin if used on a regular basis. Filled with goodness and packed with nutrients this masque is ideal for those suffering from wrinkles, fine lines, aging skins, blemishes, acne and scaring.
This beautiful natural "close to nature blend" has extremely powerful deep cleansing, mild exfoliating, antseptic properties leaving your face radiant and youthfully glowing. Blue cornmeal has been used by the wise native American Woman for centuries to ensure good healthy clean skin, adding vital nutrients to aging complexions decreasing those signs of rapid aging, naturally.
Oatstraw and chamomile are extremely effective in soothing and calming severely damaged skins, and the most soothing and effective treatments for dry skin and sunburns, and can help heal damage from more serious skin conditions such as serious eczema and psoriasis
To condition the complexion and balance moisture in the skin, use a chamomile scrub to provide intensive cleaning and open pores and help treat existing acne and blackheads
This delightfully fragrant scrub gently buffs away flaky skin while natural AHA’s break down dulling build-up to unclog pores and prevent blackheads. It improves skin's overall texture by revealing healthy, glowing skin. The strawberry also gently lightens the skin leaving your face younger looking and fresher. Coconut milk is fast becoming a natural skin care ingredient. It has a very high fat content and is also very high in natural fatty acids. Fatty acids are natural antiseptic that gently deep cleans impurities perfect even for ultra sensitive skin. Coconut milk, when used with cleansers can take away dirt and oil from the skin. It creates a clean, soft, and smooth complexion. Coconut milk gently exfoliate the top skin layer while leaving the next layer smooth and supple.
Discover the beauty benefits behind the masque and reveal the look of deeply cleansed and toned refinement with DMAE + C Ester + Kaolin "Clarifine" Perfecting Clay Masque. Incredibly versatile, this powdered clay based masque allows your creativity to flow. You may add in whatever liquid is the hottest “must have” ingredient your apps or twitters are raving about, and bring the purifying powers of natural Kaolin and Bentonite to life, along with super toning DMAE and antioxidant rich Vitamin C Ester. Afterwards, skin feels amazingly clarified, super smoothed and dramatically revitalized.
Sea (dead sea clay) and lightening bentonite clays cleanse and clarify pores they absorb excess oil while natural willow derived activated charcoal helps to draw deep toxins from stressed skin. These hyper active ingredients increase healthier circulation, which can promote the skin's natural healing, resulting in an overall clearer, fresher complexion.
My Charcoal and Botanical Extracts Crème Facial Masque is highly moisturizing, nourishing, cleansing, pore perfecting while the addition of activated charcoal digs deep to eradicate dirt and blackheads, clarifying your skin and making it more radiant, soft and beautiful. Hyaluronic acid isn't harsh or skin-stripping at all. In fact, it's the exact opposite – a powerful humectant (aka moisture-binding ingredient) that keeps skin plump and hydrated and, yes, young-looking. Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring polysaccharide (carbohydrate) in the human body.
This makes a wonderful gift for your organic friends. Suitable for Men and women. This fun, pampering pumpkin masque is perfect for your spa parties or just for your personal beauty regime. A seasonal favorite and it smells good enough to eat!
Glycolic acid is the most active and beneficial of the Alpha-Hydroxy-Acids (AHA) used in skin care and is derived from natural sugar cane. Some studies have shown glycolic acid to be the most effective fruit acid for cosmetic application. It has the smallest molecular structure of all AHAs, which possesses the greatest penetration potential. Inside the cell, it stimulates the collagen and elastin fibers in the dermis, improving the appearance of wrinkles, fine lines, skin discolouration and other forms of sun damage
My new toning and rejuvenating clay and essential flowers facial masque is delicately gentle, yet powerful enough to lift grime, cleanse, detoxify and tone the skin with out causing further irritations. Rich in anti-oxidants and vast amounts of naturally formed Vitamin C, it cools and soothes damaged skin while protecting it with essential minerals.
Rejuvenating.Refines.Restores.Repairs.Renews.Replenishes.The power of the flower in this delicate masque.
A creative and effective blend of organically grown ground peppermint leaves and C rich rosehips, working together with kaolin clay, to dry oil buildup & bring down inflammation—This is especially good for minimizing pore size & reducing spot-treating breakouts. Peppermint also cools the skin, settling irritation, while the organic rosehips, nature's most potent source of Vitamin C, infuses the skin with restorative, refreshing benefits in it's most accessible complete herb form. The most natural perfect masque to decongest, deeply cleanse the skin, cool and calm all skin types.
NOTE: Oilier complexions should leave masque to dry, normal to dry skin, should remove with warm water before masque has set.
A powerful detoxification masque, rich in sea minerals and combined with the anti-inflammatory benefits of lavender oils. This clay based masque is formulated with nutrient rich sea kelp. Both are naturally rich in vitamins and minerals. Sea kelp has a powerful drawing effect that provides deep cleansing and minimizes the appearance of open pores. Added powdered lavender nourishes and softens skin it also helps restore moisture balance.
Seaweed is loaded with vitamins, minerals, trace elements, and amino acids that are essential in maintaining healthy, fresh and youthful skin. This natural marine wonder helps slow the aging skin process while protecting it from the harsh environmental elements in the air and water.
Zeolite clay is rich in silicon, calcium, potassium and iron. It has the ability to attract positively charged ions to its negatively charged ions this helps neutralise and absorb toxins from the skin. With all these great benefits I’m not surprised to have found that it’s also great for using in a face or body masque. You can go to almost any spa and get a mud masque of some sort and it’s a practice that people have been doing for centuries. In this application the zeolite is able to cleanse skin and help to remove impurities while calming redness and soothing irritated skin. Even as a fine powder, it could also be used as a gentle exfoliant by rubbing the mask in a circular motion on the face and then rinsed off instead of allowing to dry.
Using skin care treatments that contain gotu kola can greatly improve the elasticity, rate of repair, and youthful appearance of your skin.Liquorice root is actually a proven skin care solution, especially for those with sensitive skin. It contains an active compound known as glabridin, which inhibits the production of melanin—this is the pigment that causes discoloration and can lead to dark marks after breakouts
• Increase the strength of the dermis and increased keratinisation (healing) of the epidermis of the skin
• Stimulate blood vessel growth into connective tissue
• Increase antioxidant and collagen concentration in wounds and stimulate wound healing
• Enhance growth of connective tissue, skin, hair, nail and joint repair
• Have anti-inflammatory qualities.
Fuller’s Earth clay is a sedimentary clay that has been widely used as a skin-lightening agent and is best known for its ability to be applied as a “facial bleach.” Because of its enormous drawing capabilities, Fuller’s Earth is the number one choice for oily. It literally draws oil from the skin and has been used industrially for this same purpose. This clay has been around for quite some time and recent developments in the natural cosmetics and skincare industries have helped to recontextualize this useful clay as more than just a solvent that simply soaks up spilled automotive oil.
This powerful mixture adds radiance and sheen to a dull complexion, it gently lightens and brightens the complexion, it diligently fights acne, breakouts, pimples, discolouration, aging skin and skin infections. It also repairs skin damage. It can help minimize wrinkles and fine lines, even around the areas of the eyes and mouth when used with care. It can help heal wounds and acne scar tissue damage making it less noticeable over time
Pink Clay can be used to cleanse and detoxify the skin, remove dead skin cells and create and overall refreshed appearance. It can also be used to treat acne and other skin ailments; poor blood and/or lymph circulation and sun damaged skin. Also, it is interesting to note that nowadays hibiscus is called as a Botox Plant, a plant which helps to reduce wrinkle naturally by evenly smoothing the fine lines and strengthening the skin cells.
Pink Kaolin clay does not draw out the oils from the skin therefore it can be used on dry skin types and mature skin or dehydrated. The organic finely ground Rose petals and soothing essential oils bring a delicate balance to this mix, beautifully smoothing yet gentle and softening to the skin bringing a healthier more radiant glow if used on a regular basis.
Good for Mature Skin/ Damaged/Dry/combination/ aging/ sore/ dehydrated/ undernourished. The super powered earth inspired blend offers a multitude of natural healing, anti inflammatory benefits to restores aging skin with new life. Softens and soothes irritation.
This deeply renewing mixture has proved successful in helping all signs of aging leaving your skin toned and fresher, more elasticity and less fine lines with regular use. It does not dry the skin but leaves a natural hydration that gives the skin a younger appearance. This masque has the ability to smooth and improve dry, dehydrated, dull, tired looking skin which comes with the effects of premature aging.
Activated charcoal is so porous that it can absorb much more toxins and atoms and ions, than its own weight. In terms of skin care, this porous activated charcoal helps in cases of acne to purify skin. Again it is wonderful for cleaning makeup off he skin. Basically it works great for skin impurities.
Acticated charcoal can clear clogged pores by drawing out dirt, grime, oil and other impurities that clog the skin. It is capable of trapping bacteria, surface dirt, poisons and chemicals and make skin pure.This helps in acne and uneven skin pigmentation as well.
This masque rejuvenates skin cells, repairs damaged skin, clears acne and spots, skin blemishes and infection, virus activity, fungus, it detoxify's and protects from harmful free radical damage by adding a nutrient barrier.
While regular cleansing removes surface impurities, clay-based masks will actually draw toxins from within the skin so they can be washed away. Clay firms, tones and refines the skin, promoting a smooth, supple, and clear complexion. Clay remineralises and rebalances the skin.
Masques are 100% pure with no added no parabens, preservatives, synthetic fragrance, dyes or harmful additives!
A anti-inflammatory masque that draws impurities of the skin, it processes a high level of skin nourishing minerals for radiance and sheen. Yarrow is a natural astringent used to stop bleeding it that effective, applied to the skin it leaves a tight and firm appearance and decreases oiliness in the complexion. It also has natural antibiotic properties and can sterilize the skin eliminating pimples and outbreaks as well as lessening the upset of acne and cystic acne. This beautiful flowering herb is a blessing to us all, no garden should be without its finery and medicinal uses.
The masque processes a high level of skin nourishing minerals for radiance and sheen.
A simple yet effective mix of organic red Sandalwood, clay, The exclusive AO Skintonikals essential oils, organic Turmeric, AO exclusive spices, balanced to give you a fabulous facial blemish treatment. Not only does it work as an over night spots removal but also tightens the skin helps defy wrinkles and the signs of aging and can decrease scarring from acne and other issues. This Ayurveda mix also soothes and eases any acne scare issues over a period of time, give nature more patience than chemical compounds for longer lasting results.
"My goal is in making, creating and selling naturally safe chemical free organic high quality products at an affordable cost to the consumer regardless of the loss I initially will make. I find I am increasingly horrified at the extortionate prices charged for products just "claiming" to be that of an organic nature. I want to help change this so we all can have an equal right to buy the very best for our selves and our families ensuring our own health safety standards are achieved. We also have a responsibility to environmental cause and should be fully aware and active in reducing harmful chemicals to restore earth quality for on going generations." Amber Soffea.
Basic Guidelines For Natural Anti-Aging Skin Care
Drink plenty of water! No matter how old you are you should be drinking lots of water. It keeps you hydrated and flushes toxins out of your body.
A healthy balanced diet. A balanced healthy diet high in anti-oxidants is the all-important base for natural anti-aging skin care. Anti-oxidants help protect our skin from damage. As we age our skin changes and our diet should also change to suit our bodies needs. A healthy diet alone can make the world of difference in how your skin ages and looks.
Always wear sun protection. This is the number one cause of premature aging. Wearing a quality natural sunscreen is going to benefit your skin greatly and prevents wrinkles.
Exfoliate your skin regularly. With the slow of cell production aging skin begins to look dull. Exfoliating will not only refresh the look of your skin but it will increase the circulation to your skin's surface which encourages new cell growth. It also keeps your pores clean so your skin functions properly and it is much easier for it to absorb nutrients you apply to it.
Moisturize. Keeping your skin properly hydrated is extremely important. With oil production lessening with age dry skin can become a problem. When skin is dehydrated it not only looks dry, but wrinkles become more pronounced and can worsen. A good anti aging moisturizer will hydrate and plump up your skin naturally so it is truly moisturized and not just puffed up from chemicals. This will also help slow the formation of new wrinkles.
Vitamin Supplement. It can be hard getting all of the nutrients your skin needs from your diet alone so a good vitamin supplement is especially helpful with aging skin. Talk to your pharmacist or go to your local health food store to find a multi vitamin to suit your age group and personal needs.
Use natural ingredients that encourage skin cell regeneration and repair and are high in antioxidants. Natural ingredients used on your skin that are high in antioxidants are excellent for aging skin. They protect our skin from the sun, pollutants and other toxins that damage our skin. With cell production slowing as we get older it is very important to keep your skin as protected as possible. This will help lessen dull looking skin. Natural ingredients also ensures your skin has everything it needs to heal, regenerate and repair skin cells.
Whether you are at the age where wrinkles are just starting or you already have them, Natural Anti Aging Skin Care will keep your skin looking younger and smoother longer than any chemical product on the market. Why? Because you give your skin what it really needs to fight wrinkles and stay smooth and radiant. Foods and natural ingredients full of nutrients your skin loves!