Skin type: All - as well as people with skin conditions
Essential Oil Blend: Patchouli, Eucalyptus, Grapefruit, and Sweet Orange
This 100% natural soap was infused with organic Redbush. We use traditional cold pressed soap making methods with wood moulds to create this artisan bar made of seven quality oils and butter
We have carefully selected an essential oil blend that has traditionally been used to tighten and tone the skin, as well as address skin conditions. It also contributes to this soap’s unique fresh scent.
The herb is renowned for its remarkable high contents of iron, zinc, copper, magnesium, vitamins a natural alpha hydroxy acid (AHAs) & antioxidant. This contributes to its astounding benefits for your skin when applied both topically or taken as a beverage.
The high levels of flavonoids in rooibos help in preventing skin disorders such as eczema and acne. It also has surprising anti-bacterial and hypoallergenic properties. This fights a variety of bacterial infections on the skin and is also preventative in it occurring again.
A key factor in the production of healthy skin-producing cells is the enzyme called superoxide dismutase. This enzyme is found in abundance in Redbush and helps fights wrinkles by neutralizing the free radicals.
It is also good to know that published studies have shown that rooibos in skin products is effective in preventing precancerous skin cells from replicating.
Patchouli Essential Oil
The skincare abilities of Patchouli oil include; soothing inflammation, fight water retention, breaking down of cellulite, facilitate the faster healing of wounds by stimulating the growth of new skin cells. This means it speeds up healing and helps prevents the appearance of blemishes, cuts, bruises, and scars.
Patchouli Oil’s astringent properties help prevent the early onset of sagging skin. It even helps with water retention!
Eucalyptus Essential Oil
The antiseptic & anti-inflammatory properties of the oil reduce inflammation on the skin and aids in wound healing from acne, psoriasis or eczema. Its antibacterial properties get rid of bacterial infection, preventing inflammation. As an antioxidant, it protects the skin from environmental damage. It is also well known for treating and preventing bacterial infections.
On top of this all, it also defends the skin from photoaging.
Grapefruit Essential Oil
It has excellent cleansing, toning, and detoxifying properties. Abundant in antioxidants grapefruit fights free radicals, promotes collagen production and can improve skin's elasticity. It tightens and tones, improving a dull complexion and reducing the appearance of large pores.
It also proves very useful in combating cellulite as it is known to reduce water retention as well as tightening up puffy skin.
Sweet Orange Essential Oil
It's been shown to increase the ability to absorb vitamin C and enhance collagen production. It also improves the flow of blood to the skin, boosting circulation. It has the ability to ease inflammation with its antiseptic and antibacterial properties.
As an antioxidant, it helps to prevent and lower the signs of premature aging.
Organic Colloidal Oatmeal gives this soap a texture. It is a fantastic all-natural scrub that also sooth and protects irritated skin. It naturally contains saponins, which remove dirt from pores. Colloidal Oatmeal is very moisturising due to the high level of fat found in it and is also anti-inflammatory and an anti-oxidant.
If you apply your soap to a natural sponge, cloth or loofah, it will last much longer.
The Rooibos Rush body butter is made with the same pure essential oil blend and is great for layering the scent.
Considered safe for pregnant women past their 1st trimester, but there have been discussions about the use of eucalyptus essential oil while pregnant. Please discuss it with your doctor or midwife.
GOOD TO KNOW:
- No palm oils
- Biodegradable formulation
- Sustainably sourced ingredients
- Recyclable/compostable Kraft packaging
- Handmade in Surrey & Swansea
Rooibos Rush Soap 100g
- Organic Unrefined Virgin Coconut Oil
- Olive Oil
- Organic Unrefined Shea Butter
- Vegetable Glycerine (naturally produced during the soap-making process)
- Sweet Almond Oil
- Organic Castor Oil
- Jojoba Oil
- Organic Colloidal Oatmeal
- Vitamin E - Natural Non-GMO
- Organic Colloidal Oatmeal
- Organic Rooibos
- Patchouli Essential Oil
- Eucalyptus Essential Oil
- Grapefruit Essential Oil
- Orange Essential Oil
And occurring naturally in Essential Oils:
Limonene, Linalool, Citral