Astra et Terra
Frankincense & Myrrh Facial Beauty Oil
This product is vegan friendly, 100% natural, is preservative-free, and free of synthetic fragrances.
The natural scent of this product is extremely subtle and has a woody quality, making it friendly to those who are fragrance sensitive. Some do not even notice a scent.
Directions: On clean skin, apply a few drops of oil to face and neck. Massage in a circular motion until the product is mostly absorbed. Use 1-2 times daily. External use only.
This product contains oils that moisturize, balance oil production, brighten complexion, improve acne and scarring, and have anti- aging and antioxidant properties, making it effective and beneficial for all skin types. Frankincense and myrrh essential oils have a low rate of skin reaction, but for those who cannot use those oils we suggest our Miracle Hair & Body Oil instead.
For extremely sensitive skin, we recommend a patch test be done on the inner wrist and wait 24 hours before applying product to face. If irritation occurs, discontinue use.
Ingredients: jojoba oil, aloe vera oil*, apricot oil, baobab seed oil, black seed oil, cherry kernel oil, grapeseed oil, moringa oil, argan oil, rosehip seed oil, olive pomace oil, sea buckthorn oil, natural tocopherol*.
*Allergy warning: Contains almond oil.
Jojoba oil: Jojoba oil is molecularly very similar to our own sebum, which allows this oil to absorb quickly into skin, along with the essential oils that it carries. Jojoba helps to rebalance oily skin, nourish mature skin, prevent acne breakouts, and reduces fine lines and wrinkles. It is an antioxidant and has anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties.
Aloe vera oil: This oil is created by the maceration of aloe vera into almond oil. Aloe vera helps to heal skin and promote skin health. Almond oil contains vitamin A to help prevent breakouts, vitamin E to help protect skin from damage caused by UV radiation, and helps to lock moisture into skin.
Apricot oil: Apricot oil is high in fatty acids, vitamin A, and vitamin E. It absorbs quickly into skin and nourishes and moisturizes dry skin.
Baobab seed oil: Baobab seed oil fights free radicals, improves skin elasticity, soothes irritated skin, and moisturizes and softens. This oil is loaded with vitamins A, D, E, and F, which helps to rejuvenate damaged skin cells.
Black seed oil: Black seed oil fights acne, clogged pores, and inflammation. This oil is also beneficial in treating eczema.
Cherry kernel oil: Cherry kernel oil helps to refine enlarged pores. It contains a high number of antioxidants and oleic acid, and helps to improve dry skin.
Grapeseed oil: Grapeseed oil helps to tighten skin, balance the moisture of combination skin, and improve acne.
Moringa oil: Moringa oil helps to prevent sagging facial skin and helps to fight wrinkles. It also clears and prevents blackheads and acne. Moringa oil purifies skin and helps it to glow.
Argan oil: Argan oil softens and nourishes skin while evening out the moisture balance between different areas of the face. High in linoleic acid, this oil helps to reduce inflammation associated with acne. It also helps to reduce fine lines, particularly around the eyes.
Rosehip seed oil: Rosehip seed oil is high in vitamin A and fatty acids. This helps to improve skin regeneration, elasticity, and permeability. Rosehip seed oil is also safe and beneficial for use with eczema.
Olive pomace oil: Olive pomace oil helps to nourish and treat dry skin.
Sea Buckthorn oil: Sea buckthorn oil contains healing and rejuvenating properties that help to slow the effects of aging on skin.
Natural tocopherols: Helps to lengthen the shelf life of other oils while helping to protect and nourish skin with vitamin E and antioxidants.
Frankincense essential oil: Frankincense oil can reduce the appearance of scars, wrinkles, fine lines, and age spots. Its also effective in drying out acne, reducing inflammation from acne, and helping to prevent breakouts.
Myrrh essential oil: Myrrh oil helps to improve firmness, skin elasticity, and tone while reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Additionally, myrrh helps to remedy sun damage, rashes, eczema and chapped skin.