Seasons Organics Base Ingredients: Fresh and Organic
The anti-aging properties of this cream come from a variety of compounds that are rich in antioxidants. Antioxidants are substances that protect the body from free radicals, which damage cells and lead to aging. All of the ingredients in this cream are non-toxic, produced by nature, and minimally processed. It is the perfect cream with equal balance of water and oil.
Organic Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Aqua (Distilled), Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil,
Cap Beeswax, Organic Extra Virgin Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil,
Vitamin E (D-alpha tocopherol), Organic Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil, Punica granatum linn (Pomegranate) Oil, Organic Unrefined Oenothera Biennis (Evening Primrose) Oil, Rosa Canina Fruit (Rosehip) oil, Organic Unrefined Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), DL-Panthenol
Cold Pressed Grapeseed Oil
Grapeseed Oils anti-oxidant power comes from a unique group of anti-oxidants called proanthocyanidins. Grapeseed oil by supporting cell membranes; promotes regeneration of cells, collagen stabilization, helps skin retain the normal structure of epithelium and nerve cells and protects elastins, which are proteins that keep our skin firm and tone. Because of it’s ability to heal damaged and stressed tissue, grapeseed oil is also believed to protect against sun damage and is noted to be especially effective for repair of the skin around the eyes.
Organic Aloe Vera Gel
Aloe stimulates the epidermal growth and repair process. It is an anti-inflammatory, an emollient, an anti-microbial and a wonderful moisturizer that firms and tones the skin. It contains healing compounds as well as vitamin C, E, and zinc, which stimulate fibroblast and connective tissue formation which promote wound repair.
Organic Extra Virgin Coconut Oil
Coconut oil is treasured for is protective, rich emollient properties. Coconut oil is known for preventing dryness and flaking of skin. It also delays wrinkles, and has abilities to keep the skin tone. Coconut oil also helps in treating various skin problems including psoriasis, dermatitis, eczema and other skin disorders. It is known to have a natural SPF of 2-8
Distilled water that has virtually all of its impurities removed through distillation, which ensures the cream does not contain toxins such as: heavy metals, fluoride, chlorine, and other impurities that may be added through impure water.
Beeswax is one of nature’s most versatile cosmetic ingredients. It has healing, emollient, and humectant (retains moisture) properties. It is also used as a thickening agent, emulsifier, and antiseptic. Beeswax is produced by the (female) worker honeybees and has a faint, natural fragrance of honey and pollen. The SPF of beeswax is 15.
(For more information on sunscreen factors: http://www.skincancer.org/prevention/sun-protection/sunscreen/sunscreens-explained)
Cold Pressed Avocado Oil
Cold Pressed Avocado Oil contains Vitamins A, B1, B2, D, E, and Beta carotene. It is beneficial for dry and sensitive skin. Avocado oil has a natural SPF from 4-10 and can get as high as 15.
Organic Rosehip Oil
Organic Rosehip Oil is extremely high in essential fatty acids and is known to help treat dry, irritated, weathered skin. It’s a tissue regenerator making it an excellent oil for a mature skin. It is also effective on scars, wounds, burns (including sunburn), eczema and aging.
Unrefined Organic Evening Primrose Oil
Evening Primrose Oil is a rich source of gamma linoleic acid, omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids which nourish the skin. It is helpful for, mature skin, psoriasis, eczema, dry, scaly skin, and can accelerate wound healing. It discourages dry skin and premature aging.
Organic, Unrefined Pomegranate Seed Oil
Organic, Unrefined Pomegranate Seed Oil is a strong anti-oxidant which mitigates the long term ongoing effects of damage to the skin by the suns UV rays.
Organic, Unrefined Shea Butter
Organic, Unrefined Shea butter has retained all its precious skin moisturizing, anti-aging and healing properties. It protects the skin from the suns UV rays and from dehydration. For millenia, people have used it to protect their skin from the drying winds and sun as well as to heal many skin problems, minor cuts or inflammation. It also has a natural SPF anywhere from 3-6.
Panthenol is the provitamin of B5 because and is used in cosmetics and beauty products primarily as a lubricant, emollient and moisturizer because of its ability to bind to the hair and penetrate the skin, providing both with lubrication and hydration
Vitamin E D-alpha tocopherol
Vitamin E D-alpha tocopherol is a fat-soluble antioxidant; vital in protecting skin cells from ultra violet light, pollution, drugs, and other elements that produce free radicals. Vitamin E also helps skin look younger by reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Heals and mitigates the effects of sun damage.