Superfoods for your skin – Reflections Organics

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Coconut Oil

We all know what a magical ingredient this is. Apart from all the wonderful health benefits from consuming it, coconut oil does wonders when applied to your skin! It is rich in many proteins which are essential for cellular health and tissue repair. Vitamin E and antioxidant properties present in coconut oil also prevent aging, cracking and wrinkling of the skin. We tend to inevitably consume our lip products, so instead of eating chemicals that are bad for us, coconut oil serve as a base ingredient for our organic Lip Glaze!

Aloe Barbadensis

Of all the 200 species of Aloe Vera, Aloe Barbadensis is known to contain the highest concentration of nutrients amongst them. Aloe contains aloin, which blocks up to 30% of ultraviolet rays when applied on the skin. This healing plant is also widely used in anti-aging formulas for its high antioxidant value and is known for treating skin ailments such as wounds, radiation burns, acne, psoriasis, eczema, rosacea and even skin lesions.

Get smoldering eyes while protecting the delicate skin around the eye area with our antioxidant rich Liquid Liner!

Rice Bran Water

Rice Bran Water makes an excellent toner to keep skin bright and smooth. It helps tighten pores and heals acne. Having this as a main ingredient amongst other organic goodness in our All Natural Makeup Remover makes it the perfect all-in-one cleanser!

Avocado Oil

Touted as “The New Coconut Oil”, this miracle oil triggers the natural production of collagen by your skin when applied topically. It is also an effective moisturizer as its chemical composition gives it its unique capability of retaining water in skin, and to soothe dry and itchy skin. As such, it is one of the best natural treatments for skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis. Check out our antioxidant rich organic Lip Butters for younger looking puckers!

Rosemary Leaf Extract and Lavender Flower Extract

These powerful antioxidants help protect skin against free radicals and environmental damage. They also have anti-inflammatory, anti- microbial and skin toning properties. They are incorporated in most of our eye products to protect the highly exposed yet extremely delicate skin in this region.

Castor Seed Oil

This understated miracle ingredient doesn’t get as much publicity as it deserves! Crammed with fatty acids such as omega-3s, this wonder oil brings with it a myriad of amazing benefits such as reducing acne, fades blemishes, prevents stretch marks and reduces pigmentation. And if thats not all, it can even slow down our skin’s aging process by penetrating deeply to stimulate collagen and elastin production! This softens and hydrates the skin, and delays the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles!

Conceal blemishes and imperfections while treating them for younger looking skin with our Castor Seed Oil rich Camouflage Cream!

Thyme Extract

Thyme is effective in fighting against Propionibacterium- the bacteria that causes acne. It actually has a better antibacterial effect than chemicals like benzoyl peroxide that is commonly used in acne creams, and is resistant against different bacteria.
Thyme is also filled with flavonoids and is a rich source of Vitamin K and manganese that provide antioxidant protection again free radical damage.

Smudge or line with our organic Gel Liner for super sexy peepers while pampering them with extra nutritional treatment!

Oregano Extract

The ancient Greeks were the first to discover oregano’s health and medicinal benefits. The presence of carvacol and thymol compounds give oregano its anti-bacterial, anti- viral, anti-parasitic and anti-fungal properties.