Botanical Name: Vitis Vinifera
Origin: Grapeseed Oil, or Grape Oil comes from Spain. Found in the Mediterranean region as well as Asia, and it is believed that the Greeks were the first to consume grapes for their numerous health benefits.
Color and Smell: Its color ranges from clear to yellow to light green. Light. Slightly Nutty and Sweet.
Texture: Grapeseed oil has satin-like texture.
Contains more Vitamin E than olive oil, glavonoids like oligomeric procyanidin, inolenic acid, Oleic acid, Omega 3 fatty acids, Omega 6 fatty acids, Omega 9 fatty acids, Palmitic acid, Stearic acid, Vitamin C, Vitamin E.
With its thin consistency, grapeseed oil is an amazingly light-weight moisturizer. It is lighter than coconut oil and jojoba oil.
Used as a moisturizer for fine hair. Few drops can be applied on hair strands before shampoo.
Grapeseed oil is high in Vitamin C and therefore has skin lightening properties. Also reduces spider veins.
Grapeseed oil is good for anti-aging. It helps restore collagen because of it contains OPCs (oligomeric proanthocyanidins).
Botanical Name: Prunus Amygdalu Dulcis
Origin: The Almond Tree is native to the Middle East and South Asia but has since been grown in various other areas including southern Europe and the warmer parts or United States.
Color and Smell: Colourless to pale yellow. Odourless.
Texture: Very Light Oil.
Sweet Almond Oil is very similar to Peach Kernel and Apricot Kernel. It is suited for nourishing dry skin and also for various other skin complaints like eczema and dermatitis. It also has mild anti-inflammatory properties.
Almond Oil is a popular professional massage oil. This super light oil helps the hands glide across the skin and has the ideal speed of absorption for performing massage. It stays on the skin long enough to perform the massage, keeping the skin moisturised not oily.
As Almond Oil is a nutritious and emollient oil, it makes an excellent all over skin moisturiser. It nourish the skin and this helps your skin look radiant and healthy. Being rich in fatty acids, particularly Oleic acid (Omega 9) and the natural antioxidant vitamin E, soothing Sweet Almond Oil is an excellent choice for those with mature skin.
Botanical Name: Simmondsia Chinensis
Other Names: Buxus Chinensis, Deernut, Goatnut, Huile de Jojoba, Pignut, Simmondsia Californica.
Origin: The Jojoba Plant grows in the deserts of North and Central America
Color and Smell: Jojoba oil has a golden color and a slightly earthy smell.
Texture: Jojoba Oil is a light oil with the thick texture like a wax
Jojoba Oil has many positive effects. The oil has anti-inflammatory properties and is said to work well for arthritis. It's also great for the skin, having a positive effect on eczema, dry skin, sunburn, psoriasis and chapped skin.
A jojoba oil moisturizes our skin and hair when our body stops doing it naturally. It is perfect for removing the dirt, makeup and bacteria from your face as you use it.
Jojoba oil prevents razor burns, waxy texture eliminates the threat of shaving incidents like cuts and razor burn.
Botanical Name: Prunus Persica
Other Names: Peach Oil
Color and Smell: clear light yellow with a slight smell and mild taste
Texture: Peach Kernel Oil is light textured and easily absorbed
Peach Kernel Oil can be used to create lotions and creams that are perfect for summer skin. This moisturizing oil is great at nourishing the skin without leaving a greasy feel.
Our Peach Kernel Base Oil is studiously selected, bought more often not from primary sources, tested for purity and subjected to rigorous quality control standards. This Peach Kernel Base Oil is sourced from Spain and made with cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Prunus Armeniaca
Other Names: Apricot oil
Color and Smell: A clear, pale yellow liquid that is virtually odourless.
Texture: light and absorbs fast; even faster than jojoba and argan oil
Like the Peach, the Apricot was brought to Europe from the Middle East by the Romans. Over the years it has become widely grown in many of the warmer European countries and has also become widely grown in the US.
The oil is great for the skin and easily absorbed. It is said to be useful for itching and eczema. Apricot Kernel Base Oil is sourced from Spain and made with cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Cocos Nucifera
Origin: Coconut oil has been largely produced in tropical regions of Philippines for centuries often used to cure illnesses and beauty treatments. Coconut Oil in it's purest form is solid at room temperature. The process of 'fractionating' the oil removes some of the proteins and fatty acids from the oil and in the process will turn it in to the liquid.
Fractionated Coconut oil is widely used as a carrier oil for the essential oils in aromatherapy or massage treatments. It has excellent soothing, healing and moisturising properties that may help sooth many skin irritation.
Colour and odour : Has clear to yellow colour and odourless scent
Texture: Light textured, easily absorbed
Our Fractionated Coconut base oil is studiously selected, bought more often not from primary sources, tested for purity and subjected to rigorous quality control standards.
Our Coconut Base Oil is sourced from Philippines and made with fractional extraction method.
Botanical Name: Cannabis sativa
Origin: Hemp plant has been used all over the world for many years. Our Hempseed oil comes from India, but is allowed to be produced, bought, and sold for application purposes only. It is made from pressed ripened seeds of the hemp plants.
Hempseed oil is rich in vitamins, fatty acids and minerals, suitable for all skin types including oily and acne-prone skin. Its use is popular in skin care and beauty products as may help reduce wrinkles and prevent signs of ageing. When used in aromatherapy treatments may improve circulation, ease muscle and joint aches.
Colour and Odour : Has dark to clear light green colour and very, mild nutty scent
Texture: Light and thin consistency
Our Hempseed base oil is studiously selected, bought more often not from primary sources, tested for purity and subjected to rigorous quality control standards.
Our Hempseed base Oil is sourced from India and made by cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Persea Gratissima
Origin: Its believed that avocados are primarily native to Mexico where Aztecs tribes used to spread the fruit on their skin and create face masks. Our Avocado oil originates from world's major avocado producer South Africa, obtained from pressed avocado fruits.
Avocado oil is rich in fatty acids and anti-inflammatory antioxidants , suitable for dry, ageing and dehydrated skin. It is easily absorbed and may help with skin complaints such as eczema. May be used as a carrier oil combined with essential oils , for aromatherapy treatments or added to lotions, creams, face masks or bath oils.
Colour and Odour: Has pale yellow to light green colour with very mild scent
Texture: Smooth, silky texture
Our Avocado base oil is studiously selected, bought more often not from primary sources, tested for purity and subjected to rigorous quality control standards.
Our Avocado Base Oil is sourced from South Africa and made by cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Triticum Vulgare.
Origin: Wheat originated in the ancient fertile crescent area between the Mediterranean Sea and the Persian Gulf. It has since been grown in many temperate regions and is now one of the main sources of food . Our Wheatgerm oil originates from regions of North America. It is is extracted from the kernel of the wheat grain.
Wheatgerm Oil is a great source of Vitamin E, which is an anti-oxidant that may benefit your skin but may also act as a natural preservative for your massage oils and blends. With its regenerative properties may helps soften damaged and ageing skin.
Colour and odour : Golden yellow to orange colour , intensive wheat scent
Texture: Very Rich ( not suitable as a base oil for massages, best mixed with other oils )
Our Wheatgerm base oil is studiously selected, bought more often not from primary sources, tested for purity and subjected to rigorous quality control standards.
Our Wheatgerm Base Oil is sourced from USA and made by cold pressed extraction method.
Scientific Name: Oenothera Biennis
Origin: Evening Primrose, sometimes known as Evening Star is a Biennial plant is native to North America and other temperate counties. Our Evening Primrose oil is massively produced in provinces of China from seeds of the yellow Evening Primrose plants. The plant is named Evening Primrose as the flowers fully opens at night and closes again in the morning of the next day. Its believed that it was first used by Native Americans for wound healing and its sedative properties.
Evening Primrose oil is rich source of omega-6 and fatty acids and has anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving properties .It facilitates the healing process and may help reduce the appearance of scars and calm inflammation. Often used in cosmetics to sooth and moisturise the skin, scalp and hair.
Colour and odour : Has light golden colour and mild nutty scent
Texture: Fine texture
Our Evening Primrose base oil is studiously selected, bought more often not from primary sources, tested for purity and subjected to rigorous quality control standards
Sourced from all over the world this Evening Primrose Oil is sourced from China and made by cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Macadamia Integrifolia.
Origin: The Macadamia plant originated in Australia and have been consumed and processed by the indigenous Australians for many years. Macadamia oil is obtained from the ripe nuts of the macadamia tree.
Macadamia oil has a anti-inflammatory and anti-ageing properties that may soothe and protect your skin. Rich in Oleic acid and other healthy nutrients, oil is believed to be incredibly beneficial for dry and ageing skin. Is used for a variety of products in the cosmetic industry such as creams, sun creams , lotions , shampoos and conditioners. Its perfect for use with any essential oils and for massage and aromatherapy.
Colour and Odour : Clear golden yellow colour and mild nutty smell
Texture: Has light yet rich feel consistency
Our Macadamia Base Oil is sourced from Australia and made with cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Borago Officinalis.
Origin: The Borago plant, also known as the Starflower is native to the eastern Mediterranean region. The plant is cultivated in many parts of the world , grown primarily in Europe and North America. Oil is obtained from the seeds of the Borago plants.
Borage oil is very high in Omega 6 and is believed to be beneficial to dry and damaged skin and may provide relief from several chronic skin disorders. Its great for use with essential oils and other carrier oils. Used as an ingredient in cosmetic products such as face serums and moisturisers.
Colour and Odour : Golden yellow colour with very little odour .
Texture: Slightly thick texture
Our Borage base oil is studiously selected, bought more often not from primary sources, tested for purity and subjected to rigorous quality control standards.
Sourced from all over the world this Borage Oil is sourced from Europe and made by cold pressed extraction method.
Scientific Name: Olea Europaea
Origin: Olive oil have originated from eastern Mediterranean areas and was used for variety of purposes such as rituals, medical ointments and lamp fuel. One of the current largest producers of olive oil is Spain, followed by Italy and Greece. Oil is obtained by crushing olives into a paste, then pressing to extract the oil.
Olive oil is rich in antioxidants and has great antibacterial and moisturising properties, which may help prevent premature signs of ageing and reduce inflammation. It’s a very common ingredient in skin care and aromatherapy , used in soaps, body washes and lotions.
Colour and odour : Yellowy gold colour with mild distinctive smell
Texture: Heavy viscosity, oily texture
Sourced from all over the world this Olive Oil is sourced from Spain and made by cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Calendula Officinalis.
Origin: France - The Calendula or Marigold plant is so widely grown that its precise origin is hard to pinpoint. It is also considered edible and the flower can be used in recipes and salads to add colour. Oil is made by infusing marigold flowers in a carrier oil.
Calendula oil its self is quite versatile. It is said to help with skin complaints with its anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties. Its widely used in the cosmetics industry on its own or to make ointments, creams, or salves.
Colour and odour: Yellow to amber colour with mild spicy sweet aroma
Texture: Light texture
Sourced from all over the world this Calendula Oil is sourced from France and made by solvent extraction method.
CALENDULA OIL UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES SHOULD NOT BE USED BY ANYONE THAT HAS AN ALLERGY TO RAGWEED .
Botanical Name: Triticum Vulgare (Tocopherol).
Origin: Germany- Vitamin E is a group of fat-soluble vitamins with antioxidant effects. The best Vitamin E sources are wheat germ oil, sunflower seeds and almonds. Vitamin E oil is derived from vitamin E source and can be applied directly to the skin or added to lotions, creams and gels.
Vitamin E Oil is a natural anti-oxidant and it is said to be great at preventing damage to the skin. It is a great moisturiser that may help with premature ageing and reduce acne and stretch marks.
Colour and odour: Has clear orange to yellow colour with mild "wheaty" aroma (made from wheat germ)
Our Vitamin E oil is studiously selected, bought more often not from primary sources, tested for purity and subjected to rigorous quality control standards.
Sourced from all over the world this Vitamin E Oil is sourced from Germany and made by cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Corylus Avellana
Origin: The common hazelnut is grown all over the European and Asian continents and beyond. It is primarily grown for the nut , but has also been used in Britain and Europe as hedgerows on farmland for hundreds of years. Our Hazelnut oil is made in Turkey, the world's largest producer of hazelnuts.
Hazelnut Oil itself is a multi-purpose oil. It contain powerful antioxidant and minerals that may be beneficial for damaged skin and dry skin. Its a popular ingredient in beauty cosmetics as is believed to reduce wrinkles and prevent early ageing. Often used as carrier oil for aromatherapy, massage oils, moisturisers and hair care.
Colour and odour: Pale yellow colour with mild scent
Texture: Thin and smooth
Sourced from all over the world this Hazelnut Oil is sourced from Turkey and made by cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Rosa Mosqueta
Origin: Chile - Although the Rosehip oil is being produced in many regions of the world today, it was believed to be primarily used by the ancient Egyptians and Native Americans for its great healing properties. Oil is extracted from the seeds of the wild rose bush.
Rosehip Oil has many useful properties for the skin. It promotes skin and tissue healing and may reduce the appearance of scars and wrinkles. May be used directly on skin as a moisturiser or in aromatherapy blended with essential oils.
Colour and Odour : Deep golden colour with subtle earthy aroma.
Texture: Thin, dry texture
Sourced from all over the world this Rosehip Oil is sourced from Chile and made by cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Azadirachta Indica
Origin: The Neem tree originates in India and is now being grown successfully in Northern Australia. The oils and dry extracts from the plant have been used in Ayurvedic medicines for thousands of years, and have been revered in India for their medicinal and healing properties, especially on chronic skin disorders.
Neem oil is perfect for regeneration of dry and sensitive skin and hair - best used in small quantities in blends. Due to its high content of fatty acids and nutrients is often used in a variety of beauty products such as creams, body lotions and hair products.
Colour and Odour: Can vary from golden yellow to dark brown and has a strong garlic/nutty aroma
Texture: Very thick consistency, can solidify in colder temperatures
Sourced from all over the world this Neem Oil is sourced from India and made by cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Ricinus Communis
Origin: Its been thought that Castor oil have been used from ancient times by Egyptian doctors to protect the eyes from irritation. Although the Caster oil is nowadays produced worldwide , the largest producer remains to be India. Castor Oil is widely used in medicine, cosmetics and in industrial chemistry. It is obtained by cold pressing seeds from the castor plant.
Castor oil is great carrier oil for essential oils and is also used to enhance the absorption of other cosmetic ingredients. With its thick texture this oil can be a great remedy for the dry skin. When used as a massage oil it can help to blood circulation and may also benefit the hair growth.
Colour and Odour: Castor oil has pale yellow colour and almost odourless oily like smell
Texture: Very thick oil, honey like texture
Sourced from all over the world this Castor Oil is sourced from India and made by cold pressed extraction method.
Botanical Name: Brassica Campestris
Origin: Although our Rapessed oil comes from neighbouring regions of France, it is believed that the Rapeseed was first introduced into Canada from Poland during the times of war and was used for many domestic purposes. It is now massively produced worldwide and used by many food and cosmetic industries.
Rapessed oil contains high source of vitamins and antioxidant and promotes regenerative properties. When used for massage treatments , may be used on its own or combined with other oils. Rapessed oil with its moisturising properties may also help improve the condition of the hair and scalp.
Colour and Odour : Pale golden colour , no scent
Texture: Light texture
Sourced from all over the world this Rapeseed Base Oil is sourced from France and made by solvent extraction method.
Botanical Name: Argania Spinosa
Origin: Argan oil is believed to be one of the rarest oils in the world, it is a robust, nutty scented oil made largely in Morocco from the nuts of the argan tree. Argan trees used to cover much of North Africa but they are now greatly reduced in number which reflects the current price of the oil.
Argan oil contains essential fatty acids, anti-oxidants, vitamins and minerals and with its moisturising and softening properties may help protect your skin and hair from early signs of ageing and potential sun damage. It is commonly used in skin moisturisers and hair care products.
Colour and odour : Has light golden yellow colour and mild nutty aroma
Sourced from all over the world this Argan Oil is sourced from Morocco and made with cold pressed extraction method
Botanical Name: Carthamus Tinctorius
Shelf Life: 1 year
Contains 100% natural pure oil. Ideal for diluting essential oils before using on skin.
Do not use internally.