Skin type: All - as well as people with skin conditions
Essential Oil Blend: Patchouli, Eucalyptus, Grapefruit, and Sweet Orange
The oils in this 100% natural body butter were slowly macerated with organic Redbush. Eight quality oils and butter were then whipped to give you a body butter that melts in your skin leaving it noticeably softer and hydrated.
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 butter'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 skin care 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.
APPLICATION: A little goes a long way, use a small amount all over the body.
COMPANION: The Rooibos Rush natural soap bar is made with the same pure essential oil blend and is great for layering the scent.
PLEASE NOTE: 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:
- Biodegradable formulation
- Sustainably sourced ingredients
- Recyclable aluminium tin (easily removable labels) - the tin already consists of 60-70% recycled material
- Handmade in Surrey & Swansea
Rooibos Rush Whipped Body Butter
- Organic Unrefined Virgin Coconut Oil
- Organic Unrefined Shea Butter
- Organic Unrefined Cacao Butter
- Aloe Vera Butter
- Unrefined Avocado Oil
- Grapeseed Oil
- Jojoba Oil
- Vitamin E - Natural Non-GMO
- Organic Rooibos
- Patchouli Essential Oil
- Eucalyptus Essential Oil
- Grapefruit Essential Oil
- Orange Essential Oil
And occurring naturally in Essential Oils:
Limonene, Linalool, Citral