Lip balm with pure beeswax and extra virgin olive oil.
Rosemary and Honey Lip balm
Honey from our valley. With its well-known sweetening, emollient and hydrating properties, honey is a source of nutrients – minerals and sugars above all – with softening and restorative actions. Rich in polyphenols and flavonoids with antioxidant action, and enzymes which improve the elasticity of the skin. Honey is an ingredient used in anti-ageing, trophic and firming products.
Rosemary water: with toning and invigorating properties. Rich in vitamins (B6, C, riboflavin, niacin) and minerals (calcium, magnesium, iron, phosphorus, potassium, sodium and zinc). From a cosmetic point of view, rosemary water is rich in flavonoids and has a purifying action. It also has the ability to inhibit the action of free radicals and it helps contrast the development of fine lines caused by skin dryness, especially when it is combined with precious oils, such as Argan oil.
Olive oil is a powerful antioxidant that can prevent signs of ageing. In addition to oleic acid, olive oil contains about 15% linoleic acid, 15% palmitic acid and 2% stearic acid, it also contains an unsaponifiable fraction ranging from 1 to 2%, which provides it with a significant concentration of active antioxidant ingredients including: phenolic compounds, chlorophyll, vitamin E and phytosterols. It has nutritious, soothing, emollient and antioxidant actions and protects the epidermis from external aggressions such as cold, wind and sun.
Shea butter: comes from the seeds of an african tree. Widely used by indigenous people for centuries, it is also called the “tree of health and youth”. It hydrates, nourishes and protects, and has an emollient and elasticizing action. It leaves the skin smooth and velvety, toned and elastic. Improves the microcirculation and gives brightness. Perfect as anti-age treatment.
Sweet almond oil, rich in protein and fatty-acids, similar to those of human sebum. It has a nourishing and softening action on the skin. It can be defined as an eudermic oil (refines the skin), nourishes without heaviness, rich in vitamins E with antioxidant action. It provides the amino acids needed for collagen formation, preventing dehydration.
Burro di Cacao: nel mondo della cosmesi, il burro di cacao è largamente utilizzato per le sue proprietà emollienti, addolcenti ed idratanti. Sprigiona un’azione benefica sull’epidermide, restituendo idratazione, e lucentezza. Se si pensa al burro di cacao, lo si associa immediatamente alle labbra: parte del viso estremamente delicata, le labbra, a causa di una serie di fattori, quali il freddo, la secchezza, la tendenza alle screpolature, Il burro di cacao, è il prodotto ideale per la cura e la tutela delle labbra secche: crea uno strato protettivo e morbido, lasciando la bocca piacevolmente idratata.
Cera Carnauba: è una cera vegetale che si ricava dalle foglie di una palma tipica del Brasile cera d’api certificata biologica, è una materia prima pregiata e ricca di proprietà: emollienti, antidisidratanti e protettiva