Shea Butter Is a creamy fat found in nuts, so it’s no wonder its superpower is adding rich moisture and suppleness to skin. It contains several types of fatty acids, including oleic, linoleic, palmitic and stearic, which all help to soften skin texture and improve skin’s natural barrier against damage from environmental pollutants. Shea butter also contains anti-inflammatory nutrients that help ease swelling, redness and irritation.
Full of skin-healthyl fatty acids, coconut oil helps hydrate skin to reduce dryness. It can act as a protective barrier to pollutants and dirt, and has naturally antioxidant properties to help fight against the free radicals, UV rays, and environmental stressors which can age skin. Coconut oil is also a wonderful skin smoother and soother, and can help calm stressed or irritated skin. Bonus, it has a very pleasing scent.
Vanilla is a famous flavor and scent that is also a booster for healthy skin. Vanilla has natural antibacterial and anti-inflammatory abilities that help prevent infection and calm irritation, making it naturally adept to sooth acne, breakouts, and burns. Vitamin B6 acts as a moisturizing agent to help revitalize dull, dry skin and keep it hydrated and moist. It’s also full of antioxidants that help fight aging from sun damage. It’s sweet fragrance has relaxing aromatherapy properties that evoke calm and equilibrium.