Peppermint is known for its cool, sharp scent and role in aromatherapy as an uplifting energizer. Peppermint oil wakes up skin as well. It has intrinsic antibacterial and purifying properties to soothe and cool irritation and revitalize sluggish pores. Peppermint is especially good for toning oily skin. Beyond being a nourishing moisturizer, the refreshing peppermint oil scent is considered to reduce stress and headaches, improve mental function, and boost your mood.
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.
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.