INGREDIENTS | *Aloe Vera Leaf Juice, Camellia Oil (Plant Derived), Cetearyl Olivate (Olive) / Sorbitan Olivate (Olive), *Almond Oil, *Evening Primrose Seed Oil, Hyaluronic Acid (Plant Derived), *Rosehip Oil, *Glyceryl Caprylate (Vegetable Derived) / Glyceryl Undecylenate (Vegetable Derived), Glyceryl Stearate Citrate (Vegetable Derived), *Avocado Oil, *Glycerine Vegetable, Betafin (Sugar Beet), Pomegranate Extract, White Tea Leaf Extract, Stearic Acid (Vegetable Derived), *Kakadu Plum Extract, Xanthan Gum, Calendula Infused Oil, p- Anisic Acid (Plant Derived), Vitamin A Natural, Vitamin E Natural, Tonka Bean Butter Essential Oil, Australian Sandalwood Essential Oil, Citric Acid
WHAT GOES IN ELUNA SKINCARE
Exfoliation and skin smoothing ingredients:
Common symptoms of needing more exfoliation include rough textured skin, blackheads, acne, inflammation, dull skin and dry flakey skin. If you have noticed your skin is not able to absorb moisture, this is also a very prominent sign.
All of the Eluna Skincare range is 100% natural and is packed with calming and gentle ingredients.
We use powerful natural active ingredients including Salicylic Acid, Glycolic Acid, AHA Fruit Acids, Vitamin A and Lactic Acid. All these ingredients are amazing, gentle exfoliators that transform your skin to a smoother, brighter and clearer complexion with visible instant results.
Soothing and anti-inflammatory ingredients:
We use powerful natural anti-inflammatory ingredients including Aloe Vera, Lavender Extract, Rose Essential Oil, Chamomile Essential Oil, White Tea Leaf Extract and Vitamin E. These anti-inflammatory ingredients can diffuse facial redness, calm inflammation due to acne and balance out your skin.
Hydration and conditioning ingredients:
Increasing your skins hydration is a key element to glowing healthy skin! We use both oil based moisturisers (emollients) and water hydrators (humectants) in our skincare to get the maximum results!
Some oil based moisturisers we use include Camelia Oil, Almond Oil, Avocado Oil, Evening Primrose Seed Oil, Rosehip Oil, Coconut Oil and Safflower Oil. These are amazing at strengthening the skins natural barrier, calming the skin and making it feel soft and supple with a healthy glow.
We use Hydrators such as Glycerin, Hyaluronic Acid and Aloe Vera. These ingredients absorb water from the atmosphere or skin and hold it in place for deep, long-lasting plumping and hydration.
WHAT WE LEAVE OUT OF ELUNA SKINCARE
Harmful chemicals and allergens:
Often skin can react to harsh chemicals, artificial scents, colours and preservatives in skincare. These reactions can result in facial redness, breakouts, dry patches and irritation.
All our products are made from 100% natural ingredients that are pure, free from harsh chemicals and free from artificial scents, colours and preservatives.
The entire Eluna Skincare range smells amazing! These delicious scents come from natural essential oils and the natural ingredients of the products.
Aloe Vera Leaf Juice
Aloe vera juice is a gooey, thick liquid made from the flesh of the aloe vera plant leaf. It is well known for its calming and hydrating properties.
AHA Fruit Acids
AHA fruit acid is a concentrated blend of five botanical extracts: bilberry, sugar cane, sugar maple, orange, and lemon. Alpha hydroxy acids have been shown to promote smoother, younger looking skin by increasing the rate of cell renewal.
Coco Glucoside is foaming, cleansing, conditioning, and viscosity building agent to liquid cleansers and shampoos. Derived from vegetable origin (coconut and palm kernel oil, glucose).
Lactic acid is an alpha hydroxy acid used in skin care products and professional treatments. Lactic acid is used to exfoliate the skin, lighten dark spots, and improve the look of fine lines and wrinkles.
Sodium Lauroyl Methyl Isethionate
Sodium Lauroyl Methyl Isethionate is a water soluble, sulfate-free, coconut derived surfactant. Not to be confused with similar sounding sodium lauryl sulfate. This ingredient is an incredibly mild surfactant, and is considered to be one of the safest on the market.
Glyceryl Caprylate is a co-emulsifier that is mainly used to stabilize oil-in-water-emulsions. It is produced from various vegetable oils. Glyceryl Caprylate can restore the oils in the skin, regulates the skin moisture and acts as a humidifier to the skin.
Glyceryl Undecylenate is used in skincare as an emulsifier. The Undecylenic Acid comes from castor oil from the seeds of the Ricinus Communis plant. The Glycerin Ester comes from Canola plant.
Guar Hyroxypropyltrimonium Chloride
Guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride is a water-soluble, organic compound that is a quaternary ammonium derivative of guar (aka cluster beans). It works as a great conditioning agent for both skin and hair. This ingredient has been found to be both mild and effective.
Lavender extract has many benefits for the skin. It is said to normalize any skin type and calm irritation and redness. It also effectively treats acne, eczema, burns, and psoriasis.
Salicylic acid is one of the major players in the acid-for-skincare game. A beta hydroxy acid (or BHA), it's a chemical exfoliator that works wonders to break down excess sebum (the skin's natural oils), dirt and dead skin cells that clog pores and lead to breakouts.
Rose Geranium Essential Oil
Rose Geranium Essential Oil is derived from steam distillation of the leaves of Pelargonium graveolens, a plant species native to South Africa. This pure oil is antibacterial, antimicrobial, and antiseptic. It is beneficial for reducing acne breakouts, skin irritation, and skin infections when applied topically.
Guar gum is a polysaccharide that is extracted from Guar beans. It acts as a thickener, emulsifier, and stabilizer in skincare formulations.
p-Anisic acid has antiseptic properties and is used as a preservative in cosmetic products. Origin: p-Anisic acid is Derived by the oxidation of anethole, an aromatic compound that occurs in essential oils.
Bergamot Essential Oil
Thanks to its antibacterial properties, Bergamot Essential Oil is a natural cleanser. It's particularly good for oily skin, helping to unclog pores and balance sebum levels.
Roman Chamomile Essential Oil
Roman Chamomile Essential Oil is a powerful anti-inflammatory. It is a wonder ingredient that helps soothe and calm your complexion.
Vitamin A helps to speed up healing, prevent breakouts, support the skin's immune system and promotes natural moisturising.
lactic acid helps to keep the skin moisturized, it can also improve signs of aging, It stimulates collagen renewal and can firm your skin.
Glycolic Acid is the holy grail for exfoliation, it gently exfoliates away unwanted dead skin cells, revealing brighter, fresher skin. Glycolic Acid treats scarring, skin discoloration and signs of aging, like fine lines and wrinkles and prevents acne.
Coconut oil is a fat extracted from raw coconuts or dried coconut flakes, it contains nourishing fatty acids that help hydrate and protect skin.
Safflower Carrier Oil is cold pressed from the seeds of the Carthamus tinctorius botanical, a relative of the Sunflower. Safflower Oil is ideal for hydrating dry or acne-prone skin while soothing irritation, rashes, and inflammation.
Oryza Sativa Exfoliant
Natural exfoliating scrub made of finely granulated rice bran wax. The granules are round-shaped, non-scratchy balls used as a manual exfoliant.
Glyceryl Stearate Citrate
Glyceryl Stearate Citrate is a fatty acid monoglyceride used in skincare as an emulsifier and stabilizing ingredient. Glyceryl Stearate Citrate also helps skin and hair to retain moisture.
Betafin acts as a moisturizing, anti-irritant and smoothing ingredient, it is extracted from sugar beet molasses and vinasses.
Jojoba Beads are spheres of solid wax made by hardening Jojoba oil. The oils are extracted from the seed of an indigenous American shrub. They are used as a gentle manual exfoliation, they are completely round and don't scratch or create micro tears on the skin like shells and other exfoliants.
Sweet Orange Essential Oil
This essential oil is one of the most effective for keeping your skin clean and clear of acne. This Essentual oil is known to reduce dark spots and blemishes via vitamin C, fights off free radicals to prevent premature skin aging, antibacterial properties help fight acne, boosts circulation in the skin, promote cell growth and collagen synthesis and Shrink large pores and firms skin.
Lime Essential Oil
With its astringent properties, lime essential oil is beneficial for cleansing clogged pores and oily skin.
Vanilla Essential Oil
Vanilla Essential oil helps promote skins health, keeping skin clear of acne and fending off free radical damage. It can also help prevent wrinkles, fine lines, and age spots.
Styrax Benzoin Essential Oil
Styrax Benzoin Essential Oil protects the skin by forming an invisible film that prevents moisture loss. It improves skin's elasticity, smooths the skin, it soothes dry, irritated or inflamed skin, it relieves eczema, psoriasis and rashes and accelerates healing.
Camelia Oil is extracted from the seeds of the camellia flower. Historically known for giving Japanese women flawless porcelain-like skin, this antioxidant-rich oil absorbs rapidly to leave your skin deeply hydrated without the greasy feeling. This oil is known to deeply hydrate the skin and preserves a youthful complexion.
Cetearyl olivate is a fatty acid derived from olive oil. It comes in the form of an oily wax. It is an emulsifier that helps blend ingredients together formulas, It works as an emulsifier and slip agent or texture enhancer.
Sorbitan olivate is a combination of the fatty acids from olive oil and a dehydrated sugar. When combined with Cetearyl Olivate it forms an emulsifier that helps blend ingredients together in skincare formulas. It moisturises and softens the skin while giving products a smooth and luxurious feel.
Almond oil is extracted from the seeds of almonds and used as an emollient. Almond oil is a rich source of skin-replenishing ingredients including triglycerides and several fatty acids.
Evening Primrose Seed Oil
Evening primrose oil is made from the seed of the evening primrose oil plant. It is commonly used to treat skin issues like eczema, psoriasis and acne.
Hyaluronic Acid is a humectant ingredient in skin care. it draws moisture into the skin when it's absorbed in to the skin. It boosts the natural moisture content of skin, preventing dryness and keeping skin healthy and glowing. Hyaluronic acid can hold 1000x its weight in water.
Rose hip seed oil is a pressed seed oil, extracted from the seeds of the wild rose bush in the southern Andes. It is known for its hydrating and healing benefits.
Avocado oil is made by extracting the oil from ripe avocados. Avocado oil calms itchy skin, heals chapped skin, replenish dry skin, hydrate and moisturize skin, protect against skin damage. The antioxidants and anti-inflammatory agents in avocado oil help your skin stay smooth, strong, and elastic.
Vegetable glycerin is typically made from soybean, coconut or palm oils. It is a natural humectant that draws moisture into the skin and helps to retain the skins moisture softening, smoothing and soothing the skin.
Pomegranate Extract is known for its antioxidants that work to fight free radicals and boost collagen. The vitamin C provides powerful anti- inflammatory action.