Our Skin Silk Ingredients

All of our ingredients have been selected to provide the most natural, gentle body lotions possible. However, please follow standard recommended protocol and patch test before first use. Thank you.

ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF EXTRACT (Aloe Vera Leaf Extract) Aloe Vera is a succulent plant, with leaves that have a high capacity for storing water. The juice extracted from the leaf soothes the skin and helps support healthy moisture balance.
ALTHAEA OFFICINALIS ROOT EXTRACT (Marsh mallow extract) Marsh mallow extract hydrates and supports the moisture balance within the skin. It is rich in mucilage, a humectant plant carbohydrate that is able to attract and hold water. Mucilaginous plants like marsh mallow are non-oily emollients with soothing and softening properties. Marsh mallow softens dry skin, promoting flexibility and resilience.
CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (Safflower) OLEOSOMES Safflower oleosomes are micron-sized spheres of emollient (moisturising) plant oils and vitamin E, surrounded by a phospholipid membrane(thin cell membrane) and protein coat. Found naturally in all oil bearing plant seeds, oleosomes serve as the natural storehouse of energy used by the seed during germination.
The safflower seed is gently deconstructed through a natural separation and purification process that respects the natural energy source harnessed inside the oilseed. Safflower oleosomes allow a unique, continuous moisture delivery system that is all natural. The result is the unveiling of the pearl within the seed allowing for delivery of the Skin Silks contents onto the skin surface over time via gradual release.
CETEARYL ALCOHOL A fatty alcohol derived from plant oils which has a firm, white, wax-like appearance with emulsifying properties. Helps bind the components of the Skin Silks, hydrating the skin making it soft and supple.
CETEARYL WHEAT STRAW GLYCOSIDES Gluten Free – Derived from wheat straw. Extracted from the wheat straw stalks only, after the seed heads have been removed. Gluten is only contained in the seeds heads.
COCO-CAPRYLATE A plant derived ester of coconut alcohol, caprylic acid and capric acid. It is used as a natural emollient (moisturiser).
GLYCERYL STEARATE SE An emulsifier made from fatty acids and glycerin derived from plant oils assists to deliver a creamy consistency and making the skin soft and supple.
HECTORITE Hectorite is a natural, mineral rich white clay that is the primary constituent of bentonite. It is used to regulate the viscosity of creams.
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS EXTRACT (Sweet Almond Oil) Cold-pressed from the edible nut kernels (fruit) of the almond tree, sweet almond oil is an excellent skin-softening (emollient) oil. It is mild, lightweight and easily absorbed into the skin as well as rich in unsaturated fats and essential fatty acids, such as linoleic acid. It has a calming and soothing effect especially for dry or irritated skin and supports the skin’s barrier function.
PUNICA GRANATUM EXTRACT (Pomegranate Extract) Antioxidant-rich pomegranate extract helps support skin renewal and protect against harsh environmental influences. The extract is made from the whole fruit – the peel, flesh, and seeds. The seeds are rich in punicic acid and the peel is strong, containing a lot of moisture within it.
SESAMUM INDICUM SEED OIL (Sesame Seed Oil) The sesame plant, native to Africa and other subtropical areas. A high quality, very stable oil with a neutral aroma. Sesame seed oil is a lightweight oil rich in essential fatty acids and antioxidants that replenish and protect dry skin.
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS SEED OIL (Jojoba Seed Oil) A wax derived from the seeds of the jojoba fruit. Contains beta carotene and tocopherols. Excellent moisturising and emollient (skin softening) effects. It protects the skin from dryness with a breathable, non-sticky, non-greasy film. It also smoothes and fortifies the epidermis.
SODIUM STEAROYL GLUTAMATE A plant derived amino acid. Used to assist emulsification.
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE Natural Vitamin E derived plant oils. Vitamin E has important antioxidant effects, which help to support the stability and preservation of other ingredients.
WATER The purified water used in our fragrances comes from a natural spring source in New Zealand.
PARFUM (eco certified) The concentrate in Purity Fragrances’ eau de toilettes are formulated with raw materials originating from eco-certified approved natural sources and processes.
BENZYL ALCOHOL Naturally occuring component of essential oils such as Jasmine and Cloves.
BENZYL BENZOATE Naturally occuring component of essential oils such as Jasmine and Ylang Ylang.
BENZYL SALICYLATE Naturally occuring component of essential oils such as Ylang Ylang.
CITRAL Naturally occuring component of essential oils such as Litsea Cubeba, Lemon, Bergamot and Orange.
CITRONELLOL Naturally occuring component of essential oils such as Rose, Geranium and Sandalwood.
COUMARIN Naturally occuring component of essential oils such as Sweet woodrift, Lavender and Tonka Beans.
EUGENOL Naturally occuring component of essential oils such as Cloves, Ylang Ylang, Cinnamon and Allspice.
FARNESOL Naturally occuring component of essential oils such as Rose, Neroli and Ylang Ylang.
GERANIOL Naturally occuring component of essential oils such as Rose, Geranium, Palmarosa and Lavender.
ISOEUGENOL Naturally occuring component of essential oils such as Clove and Ylang Ylang.
LIMONENE Naturally occuring component of cirtus essential oils such as Lemon, Orange, Grapefruit and Bergamot.
LINALOOL Naturally occuring component of essential oils such as Lavender, Rosewood and Bergamot.
GLYCERIN (plant based) Glycerin is a clear, odourless liquid produced from plant sugars. Glycerin is hydrating and softening to the skin.
CAPRYLHYDROXAMIC ACID & BENZYL ALCOHOL (Approved by Ecocert, Biogro, Natrue and Cosmos) Caprylhydroxamic Acid is derived from coconut and in conjunction with benzyl Alcohol provides a gentle approved preservative. the Benzyl Alcohol is a nature identical constituent found in many essential oils, and fruits and teas.
XANTHAN GUM (eco certified) The eco certified Xanthan Gum present in our fragrances is derived from natural, renewable raw materials. A naturally occurring polysaccharide formed on plants belonging to the cabbage family.
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