Exclusive Rare Earth Mineral Clay
Our rare and exclusive Montmorillonite clay has over 80 bio-available minerals, meaning they are naturally chelated and in a colloidal form (small enough to go through the skin). It also contains fulvic and humic acids. Fulvic acid is necessary for the utilization of minerals in the body. This special clay's capacity to absorb and deliver nutrients is enormous. Plus it has a negative electrical charge that pulls any positively charged particle like a magnet when applied to detoxify the skin and body of heavy metals, chemicals, and toxins.
Coconut oil is an effective moisturizer for dry skin. It prevents dryness and flaking, delays wrinkles, and sagging of skin which normally become prominent with age, plus helps in treating various skin problems including psoriasis, dermatitis, eczema and other skin infections. Coconut oil also helps in preventing premature aging and degenerative diseases due to its antioxidant properties.
Olive Oil contains polyphenol compounds that act as antioxidants to help prevent and repair damage to the skin caused by purposeful or accidental sun exposure. This skin damage is related to the destructive activity of free oxygen related radicals produced by skin cells. Many studies have shown that polyphenols promote smooth and radiant complexions, help maintain elasticity of skin, and help heal dry and brittle nails and soften cuticles. Olive oil is high in antioxidants, including Vitamin E.
Raw Hand-Filleted Aloe Vera
Aloe has been used for centuries for its healing properties on acne, sunburn, frostbite, shingles, psoriasis, rosacea, warts, wrinkles, eczema, for preventing scarring, and for anti-aging and skin renewal. Aloe Vera contains protein, calcium, magnesium, zinc, vitamins A, B12, E, essential fatty acids, and is naturally rich in amino acids and enzymes. Releve's organic, hand-filleted Aloe Vera is grown and processed on a parcel of land that has been growing organic plants since the early 1970s. The solid is so vibrant that the Aloe leaves are massive in size.
Jojoba oil is not actually oil, but rather what they call a wax ester. Of all the compounds in nature, this wax ester is the most similar to human skin oil ()sebum). It is theorized that applying jojoba to the skin can "trick" the skin into thinking it is producing enough oil, thus balancing oil production.
Seaweed - Bladderwrack
Bladderwrack contains a large amount of fucoidan, which was found to greatly increase the collagen in the skin. Significant improvements in elasticity were found when a bladderwrack gel (1%) was applied topically onto human cheek skin twice daily for five weeks. Bladderwrack also has good antioxidant effects. Our proprietary extraction method is very effective for getting high levels of fucoidan in our product.
Kigali is an amazing tree that grows only in South Africa. It contains iridoids, flavonoids, fatty acids, sterols, glycosides and napthoquinones. Klieg is clnically proven to improve firmness and elasticity of the skin between 50-70% by acting on the muscles. It has a long history of use by the bushman of Africa for skin ailments from rashes all the way up to leprosy, and is being studied for its effectiveness in reducing age spots especially solar carotids.
Frankincense had been treasured for thousands of years due to its incredible healing qualities. It is used to rejuvenate the skin and encourages the growth of skin cells while being a good all-over skin tonic to improve skin tone and skin condition. It is also effective in healing sores, carbuncles, and wounds while reducing scarring and skin inflammation. The inherent astringent qualities of this oil act as balancer to the skin and reduce any dry or oily skin condition - returning it to normal. It is a powerful ally in the fight to keep wrinkles at bay, while at the same time, improving skin tone and overall quality of complexion.
A member of the citrus family, orange peel is best known for its astringent and toning properties, as well as for tightening and lightening the skin. Orange peel is a beneficial aid in removing dead skin, alleviating oily skin, tightening the pores and making your skin look youthful and fresher. It also has an anti-tanning effect and can remove the harmful effects of the sun. Plus, it can help eliminate acne, and makes the skin glow beautifully.