Great ingredients in natural, eco-friendly bodywashes.
When looking for a natural, eco-friendly bodywash, here are some great natural ingredients to keep your eyes open for!
In the market for a new natural, plastic and harmful chemical-free bodywash? Not sure what you are looking for? Don’t worry, we are here to help. When reading the ingredients list for a new shower-time treat, here are a few to keep your eyes open for!
When used topically, vegetable glycerine draws moisture in and locks it into the skin, keeping it soft, smoothe and soothed. It has a pH level that is similar to that of your skin which means it is gentle enough to be used by those with sensitive skin, as well as babies.
A citrusy oil, grapefruit is very cleansing and is great for cutting through any grime or build up and just washing it away. It is also great for acne prone skin or areas that can be prone to oiliness. Oh, and it smells fantastic as well!
Panthenol is a natural skin protection that is known not only for its inflammatory properties, but for improving the skin’s elasticity, hydration, and making it look smoother. It is also good for calming angry skin and for reducing and redness.
Aloe vera gel
Containing enzymes, antioxidants, and Vitamins A and C, aloe vera gel has anti-inflammatory properties and is great for treating dry and troublesome skin. It soothes, moisturises and protects you leaving your skin soft and smelling clean.
Lavender oil has been used for centuries as a calming, relaxing, and soothing tonic for the mind and skin. It has anti-ageing properties on the skin and can help lessen acne and any scarring that may be present.
A potassium salt derived from coconut oil, potassium cocoate contains glycerine that is well known for moisturising the skin. Used often in soaps and bodywashes, it locks in moisture, keeps your skin soft and cleans away any dirt and grime.
While the name might sound scary, salicylic acid is actually a natural ingredient that is very good for your skin. Derived from plants, it is an exfoliant that penetrates the skin and sloughs away layers of dead skin and any other residue. It fights acne, smooths skin, brightens your complexion and leaves you feeling super soft.