with raw honey, amla + aloe
soothes | gently cleanses | all skin types
4 oz. $50 2 oz. $32
KOMALA is sanskrit for gentle silk. This formula is gentle enough for all skin types and is especially good for sensitive skins with rosacea, eczema, or irritation. It detoxifies and cleanses the skin while hydrating, healing and calming inflammations without stripping the skin of it's natural beneficial oils. It's creamy texture will not leave the skin taught post cleanse. You will have happily hydrated, clean and balanced skin.
Scent: Fresh green chamomile and geranium (lightly scented)
To Use: Remove heavy makeup, shake, then dispense 3-4 pumps of cleanser into your hands and massage over the face and neck for 30 seconds. Inhale the stress relieving scent of geranium. Peacefully take this moment for yourself. Rinse, pat dry, and follow with appropriate toner and facial oil.
*Note that the color may change slightly batch to batch due to the varying natural hue of our honey. Shake before use.
Raw Honey is naturally antibacterial, full of antioxidants which helps to slow aging, contains loads of enzymes, vitamins and minerals, and is clarifying to the pores as it helps to open and unclog them. It also helps attract and retain moisture while offering soothing properties.
Amla also known as Indian gooseberry is loaded with vitamin C and powerful antioxidant properties which help to protect the skin from free radicals and sun damage. It is anti-inflammatory aiding stressed, inflamed skin; it has astringent properties which help to shrink pores and diminish acne; and it's conditioning properties help to moisturize and repair the skin barrier.
Hemp Seed Oil is high in antioxidants and vitamins A and E. It helps to control acne as well as rehydrate and repair dry itchy skin with it's potent omega-6 fatty acids. It oxygenates, moisturizes and protects the skin.
Rosehip seed oil is a lightweight non-greasy antioxidant oil that is chock full of skin benefits. It contains trans-retinoic acid, a naturally occurring form of vitamin A which promotes healthy skin cell rejuvenation, reduces wrinkles, scars and age spots. It's high concentration of fatty acids Omega 3 & 6 work to improve skin elasticity and strength. It's vitamin C content helps to reduce the appearance of dark spots and hyper-pigmentation. Rosehip seed oil is even great for acne prone skin as it helps to clear pores of dirt and dead skin cells. And last but least, studies have shown that therapeutic oils high in anti-oxidants help to reverse the effects of UV radiation and environmental toxins by preventing oxidation caused by free-radicals.
Aloe works incredibly well on all skin types. It's soothing, anti-inflammatory healing properties help in treating an array of skin problems, from acne to dryness, to rash, burn, or wound. It delays the signs of aging by reducing fine lines and wrinkles. It's cooling properties relieve sun burned summer skin, and it's moisturizing properties relieve dry winter skin.
Lemon Balm is calming and anti-inflammatory healing herb that speeds the process of healing damaged skin. It contains high quantities of eugenol and tannins that help to eliminate bacteria and also has potent antioxidants that protect skin from UV-radiation and sun damage.
Echinacea is known for it's ability to enhance our immunity to all kinds of infections and ailments. We used it especially for it's healing powers and ability to improve skin hydration and reduce wrinkles. It helps stop the destruction of collagen, keeping the skin firmer and younger. It also prevents the breakdown of hyaluronan, an essential component of your skin that keeps it impermeable to toxins and bacteria.
Lavender essential oil is great for all skin types, from oily/congested to normal or dry. It's antiseptic, antitoxic, and anti-inflammatory properties are cleansing to the skin while it's restorative properties are healing to the skin. It also helps regenerate skin cells, and fade sun spots and scarring. It's anti-anxiety/ anti-panic benefits are prized in aromatherapy, so inhale deeply while cleansing!
Interestingly, the word Lavender is derived from the Roman word Lavera, which means "to wash", as they used frequently in their baths.
Geranium is another truly all encompassing oil. It is antiseptic and astringent as well as regenerative to the skin. It helps regulate oil production and reduce the possibility of breakouts. It also helps lighten and tighten the skin as well as reduce the appearance of wrinkles. It is well known for it's ability to balance the emotions, combat nervous disorders and regulate female reproductivity.
Chamomile is a well known antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory herb for the skin. It is used to soothe and heal irritated skin, calming redness, reversing dryness. Because of it's high level of antioxidants, it is useful in protecting the skin from free radicals, and reducing the the signs of aging.
Ingredient (*certified organic): *Aloe, *raw honey, *african black soap,
*argan oil, *hemp seed oil, *rosehip seed oil, *glycerin (palm oil free), xanthum gum, extracts of aspen bark, *amla, *hibiscus, *marshmallow root, *echinacea, *calendula, *dandelion, *lemon balm, *african mint, oils of *geranium, *lavender, *chamomile, *ylang ylang, citric acid.