Beauty Academy

Watch our Dandelion Exfoliating Face Wash for ideas on how to use these amazing ingredients!

Turmeric

Tumeric for centuries, this bright yellow spice has been revered for its cosmetic powers. With its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, it works wonders for the skin; adding this super ingredient to your DIY face masks can reduce acne scars and add lustre to the skin. Talk about getting your glow on!

Jojoba Oil

Extracted from the seeds of the jojoba plant, jojoba oil is an excellent addition to any beauty routine. With its potent antibacterial and emollient applications, jojoba may be used to treat acne, psoriasis, and hair loss. Plus, it hydrates both the skin and your mane, leaving you with soft locks and lasting smoothness.

Parabens

As the most widely-used preservatives in cosmetic products, chances are you’ve come across parabens in your beauty routine. And, while they help to keep your favourite goods fungus and bacteria-free, they have been linked to breast cancer.

Look for products that avoid parabens and choose natural options instead.

Tamanu Oil

Sourced from Polynesian countries, tamanu oil contains omega fatty acids, helping to moisturize and heal skin from dryness, rashes, breakouts, stretch marks, and ingrown hairs. While its deep green colour may be off-putting, it’s sure to be a star player in your arsenal of beauty products.