Superfoods have been around for a while and some of us have been slipping them into our morning smoothies and our healthy lunches for stamina, nutrition and glowing skin. Now an exciting trend is that they are showing up in skincare and body care. Get the glow with these great, natural, superfood enhanced products:
Green People Quinoa & Prebiotic Deodorant
Using super nutrient dense Quinoa, this natural deodorant is free from aluminium, alcohol and other unnecessary synthetic ingredients that can clog pores and be harmful, this natural roll-on contains prebiotics that support healthy bacteria and restrict bad bacteria which can contribute to odour. Zinc ricinoleate also absorbs odour molecules so this is an effective yet gentle, natural deodorant.
PHB Hair Conditioning Mask with Coconut Oil
For softer, stronger, healthier looking hair that shines beautifully. This conditioner does the job and can be used on all hair types, before shampooing, used as a post-shampoo conditioner or left in overnight, depending on hair type. The magic ingredients are coconut oil for its softening and strengthening properties, Monoi de Tahiti, an ancient Polynesian oil blend of Gardenia Flowers, and organic oats and Argan complex which detangles, for hair that is softer, more manageable and naturally super healthy.
Soapy Skin Goat’s Milk and Honey Oats Soap
Created to help those suffering from eczema, psoriasis, acne and other skin problems. Rich in vitamins, minerals and complex fatty acids that help to remove irritation, moisturise and repair the skin. Ground oats are used to provide a gentle ex-foliating action, which removes dead skin cells and avoids a dull complexion and is believed to be a skin healer and a natural remedy for acne. Honey is added for it’s natural anti-oxidant and anti-microbial properties as well as it’s ability to draw moisture to eczema prone skin.
AEOS Enriching Spelt Hand Cream
This enriching Spelt Hand Cream contains spelt that is bio-dynamically farmed and so provenance is key. Hand cream is often used during all seasons and so it’s vitally important that it quenches skin deeply and does the job of both protecting and nourishing hands. Spelt oil is packed with regenerative, antioxidant and moisturising properties including natural vitamin E and omega-3 essential fatty acids and it’s extracted using supercritical CO2 extraction methods to maintain its full active potency. Perfect for sensitive skin and just a small amount is needed.
Konjac Facial Puff Sponge with Green Tea
These facial sponges are great for cleansing and are truly organic. Antioxidant rich green tea extract is naturally rich in antioxidants, and has a cell-protecting function protecting skin from the damaging effect of free radicals. Particularly suitable for those who wish to protect skin from ageing. It fits perfectly in the palm of your hand for easy cleansing. Just add water for the ultimate in natural skin care (or use with your favourite natural cleanser).
Bee Inspired Soft Foot Intensive Cream with Honey and Beeswax
Honey and beeswax have super powerful health properties, being naturally healing, antibacterial and antiseptic, along with being natural skin moisturisers which means this is a truly natural and beneficial combination. Along with lavender, this cream soothes and relieves muscular and rheumatic aches and pains. This combination of natural yet powerful ingredients makes this an intensive superfood foot cream perfect for hard working feet.
Faith in Nature Chocolate Shampoo
A luxurious blend of organic cocoa and vanilla, infused with sage. Natural cocoa contains anti-oxidant flavonoids, helping to protect against the hairs ageing process and the mild sweet aroma of organic chocolate is released, which gives a feel-good factor. Kids love it too, washing hair with chocolate is a big hit!
Go Superfood DIY
For a wonderful recipe you can make at home with super nourishing coconut oil try this
‘Pore-Cleansing Coconut Oil Exfoliant’
Coconut Oil is extremely high in Lauric Acid, one of the main ingredients in breast milk. It’s also anti-bacterial and high in calcium, potassium and iron, and helps with the absorption of minerals. It can protect us against bacteria and infections. It heals, moisturizes and protects all skin types – make it raw organic extra virgin coconut oil.
3 teaspoons coconut oil
1 tablespoon yoghurt
1 tablespoon of Dead Sea salt or Himalayan salt
Simply mix to a paste, apply and rinse off with water.