Lemon and Ginger Lip Balm
Ingredients: Sweet Almond Oil, Beeswax, Shea Butter, Vitamin E Oil, Lemongrass, Lemon Peel, Cinnamon, Natural Lemon and Ginger Flavors, Lemon Verbena, Rose Hips, Ginger, Licorice Root
Lemongrass has natural antimicrobial, antibacterial, and anti-fungal properties. It is also an astringent with antiseptic properties. It is rich in face toning qualities as well.
Lemon Peel is a natural cleanser that is known to help treat acne and enhance the overall appearance of the skin. It improves the glow, clarity, and softness of the skin. It also removes dead skin cells and stimulate new skin cell growth.
Cinnamon has been used in ancient medicine notably for its benefits to the skin. It stimulates blood vessels, bringing blood to the surface of the skin, resulting in a plump, healthy appearance. It has been known to treat eczema and acne in addition to its antiseptic properties. It has been found to improve the signs of aging.
Lemon Verbena is an anti-inflammatory and can be used on a cold sore to ease the pain and aid in treatment. It is an anti-spasmodic and expectorant, aiding in the destruction of cellulite, which helps tone and calm the skin.
Rose hips are great for the skin. They are rick in fatty acids, namely omega-3 and omega-6. They are efficient at fighting aging skin and moisturizing dry skin. Rose hips have astringent properties that are perfect for the healing of stretch marks, age spots, hyper-pigmentation, burns, and scars.
Ginger contains antioxidants that are great for reducing the appearance of scars and hyper-pigmentation. It also has anti-aging benefits- it prevents free radical damage and promotes improved elasticity. Ginger also detoxifies the skin and is known to reduce cellulite.
Licorice root extract works on all skin types and has mild smoothing and brightening qualities. It blocks melanin production to prevent hyper-pigmentation. The extract brightens dull skin and hydrates dry skin. It contains a compound that works as a gentle sunscreen.