Plants used in the Beauty Industry and their Benefits

The beneficial properties of essential oils was discovered in ancient Egypt, 12,000 years ago.


Aloe Vera 
Aloe Vera is well known for its healing properties, it is used in many beauty products even ones you most likely use in your daily skincare routines. Aloe Vera has many benefits, it helps to fight acne, anti aging, blemishes, sunburn and moisturises your skin. It contains 75 nutrients, 12 Vitamins and 20 Minerals!


Rose Oil is high in vitamin C with very hydrating properties, it is very valuable natural cosmetic. Rose water helps maintain the PH balance in your skin and also controls the excess oil, the properties of rose water help to strengthen your skin cells and regenerate the skin tissues.


Jojoba is perfect for sensitive and dry skin, it is often used in creams. It improves your skins elasticity and helps with skin dehydration.  


As well as being a herb Basil is also a cosmetic ingredient, mainly used in acne treatments, hair products, perfumes and many more. Basil has antioxidants, like most herbs, that help protect the skin against environmental stressors reducing the appearance of wrinkles and even fine lines. 


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