Bath and Body Products
By far most of us use toiletries and beautifying agents for individual care, cleanliness or beauty purposes to keep our bodies healthy and young-looking. We use creams, conditioners, shampoos, oils, and powders as kids; to fragrances, hair dyes, face ointments, antiperspirants, bubble baths, shower gels and so on from our teenagers years to our adult years.
Unfortunately, many of the bath and body products we use in our daily lives contain artificial chemicals that wreak havoc on our bodies. Because the skin is our largest organ, it is an absolute must that we use bath and body products that uses natural ingredients instead.
Here are some natural ingredients that one can use with their bath and body products:
Cocoa Butter: This is ingredient is excellent to hydrate, protects and, soothe dry skin. It is a natural source of vitamin E which has numerous skin benefits. Cocoa butter is recommended for skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, and dermatitis. In addition to helping protect sensitive skin from external elements, it provides a moisture-retaining barrier to your environment. Cocoa butter has been very popular of being used to help prevent stretch marks as well as reduce their appearance.
Shea Butter: This ingredient is extracted from the nut of the Shea (Karite) tree how Cocoa butter has been used in Africa for natural skin and hair care for centuries. Shea butter is useful for many skin conditions such as dry, dehydrated and mature skins. In addition, it is deeply moisturizing and can help to maintain skin elasticity of your skin to give it its youthful appearance. It also helps dry skin with eczema and psoriasis by healing and soothing damaged skin that may have been heavily exposed to sunlight.
Honey: This natural ingredient has the ability to attract and retain moisture which is the reason it is ideal to be implemented in many bath and body products. In addition, studies have shown that honey has many natural antioxidant properties. Antioxidants play a huge role in protecting the skin from the damage of UV rays from the sun which helps to rejuvenate your skin.