Nomads’ plant based oils possess a superior moisturizing ability as well as nutritive & regenerative properties. The chemical makeup, which enables these plants to survive in environments that are at times very harsh and arid is what makes these same oils so exceptional in the treatment of problem or ageing skin.
Argan oil is rich in Vitamin A, and Vitamin E, the key antioxidants that helps protect the skin against free radical damage caused by pollution, cigarette smoke and the sun's radiation. A fantastically rich source of essential fatty acids, that are vital for healthy skin and metabolism. Argan oil promotes the regeneration of stressed and mature skin and helps increase thickness and elasticity to the epidermis.
Used in Africa for centuries as a skin treatment, this highly therapeutic oil is rich in vitamins, A, B1, B2, B5, Vitamins D, E, minerals, protein, lecithin and essential fatty acids. A useful penetrating nutrient for problem skin, such as eczema, psoriasis and dry skin. Avocado oil has healing, regenerating qualities that make it ideal for combating the signs of aging.
Called “Mbuyu” in Swahili Baobab oil has a high content of Vitamins A,
D, E, & F (essential fatty acids) providing impressive moisturizing benefits to the hair & skin. It absorbs quickly, improves elasticity, encourages regeneration of skin cells & does not clog the pores. It is excellent for skin conditions such as eczema & psoriasis. The Baobab has nearly 6 times higher the vitamin C content as an orange, is rich in vitamins B1, B2, Phosphorous, Iron, and Protein. Making it one of the most beneficial aids in nourishing and treating aging skin.
Blackseed oil is a valuable source of protein carbohydrates, essential fatty acids, vitamins A, B1, B2, C and niacin as well as minerals such as calcium, potassium, iron, magnesium, selenium and zinc. Because of the unique cell structure of this oil, along with its high Vitamin, Mineral, and essential fatty acid content, Black Seed oil has been employed as a dietary suppliment for nursing mothers, new borns, adults and the elderly for centuries. Black Seed oil used topically is exceptionally nourishing for the skin. It is beneficial for the hair and has been used to stimulate hair growth.
CARROT SEED OIL
This oil is rich in beta carotene, Vitamin A, Vitamin E and Pro-vitamin A which helps heal dry, chapped, cracked skin and helps to balance the moisture in skin. Carrot seed oil is cleansing, healing, and conditioning, with anti-oxidant and antiseptic properties, which improves skin tone, elasticity, and general skin health. Can be used in the treatment of dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis and rashes. Because of its high UV content, it is a good oil for treating skin problems resulting from sun exposure.
(Simmondsia Chinensis) (Wax)
This oil which is really a liquid wax is the only naturally occurring monoglyceride from a non-animal source, all other plant oils are
triglycerides in structure. Considering that there are in excesss of 300,000 plants which produce some form of oil, you can begin to appreciate how special jojoba oil is. Jojoba oil contains proteins, minerals and a waxy substance that resembles human sebum, “the natural coating our body produces to protect the skin and keep it supple.” Jojoba is skin therapy for all ages and all skin types dry or oily.
KALAHARI MELON SEED OIL
Also known as Ootanga or Watermelon Seed, Kalahari is rich in Vitamin C, Vitamin B2, Omega 6 and 9 essential fatty acids. This oil absorbs into the skin readily and dissolves sebum buildup, while maintaining the balance of moisture in the skin. This highly therapeutic oil strengthens and restores elasticity in mature skin.
Rich in Anti-oxidants with a significantly high content of Vitamin C and Proteins. Marula oil improves skin hydration. This oil was traditionally used to preserve meat by rubbing the oil on fresh cut meat, which presented a eureka moment for someone who was interested in nourishing aging skin.
Moringa Oil has a significantly high content of Iron, Vitamin A, Calcium, and Essential Amino Acids. A very therapeutic and nourishing oil for problem and aging skin.
With a high content of Vitamins A, E, & F. Shea Oil provides unequalled skin moisturizing, strengthens skin membranes and increases skin elasticity.
Is also known as Foraha Oil Contains Vitamin F, Lipids, and Glycerides. This is a remarkable topical healing agent with skin healing, anti-neuralgic, anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial anti-biotic and anti-oxidant properties.
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