It may be surprising how many natural cosmetics raw materials can be found close by. As the knowledge grows, one begins to observe environment with a completely different eye than before. Below are listed a few fascinating examples:
Cocoa: contains flavonoids that slows down aging. It also fixes small wrinkles and scars on the skin, and protects against the effects of sun and pollution.
Coffee: contains antioxidants and caffeine that enhance skin cell regeneration and improves blood circulation.
Oats: cleans, soothes and softens the skin with the mucous membranes it contains. Suitable for sensitive and oily skin.
Coltsfoot: calms and softens redness and cuperosa skin. Cleans and brightens greasy skin and prevents hair from becoming greasy.
Carrot: contains A Vitamin and is a trace element that refreshes, cares, smooths and medicates problem skin.
Cowberry: is A vitamin rich and acidic berry, that is suitable for refreshing aging skin
Salt: disinfects and accelerates blood circulation. It also removes debris, peel and dry the skin.
Wine vinegar: disinfects, increases resistance, cleanses, soothes the skin and reduces itching. Contains plenty of vitamins, fruit acids and minerals.
Strawberries: contains plenty of C-Vitamins to counteract the effects of aging.
Blueberry: contains plenty of antioxidants and C-vitamin. It slows down the signs of aging and strengthens the skin’s top layer. Suitable for thin and delicate skin.
Rowan: contains antioxidants and vitamin C, preventing inflammation and firming the skin.
Mint: Refreshes greasy skin and hair, cuts pores, fires, cools and cleanses antiseptically.