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Ancient beauty secret is back!

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Facial oils have been very popular as of late. But as matter of fact, facial oils are not a trend and not even a new discovery. The use of oils has existed for centuries. They have been used by Cleopatra 2000 years ago and even have been used as a form of payment in ancient Egypt...

And these days facial oils are having a major come back. Perhaps because they are in themselves an ancient secret, delivering beauty to your skin. Or maybe because they are the purest form of skin treatment. Each oil offers its own magic properties that address various skin issues.

As moisturizers, oils rapidly penetrate the deeper layers of the skin, protecting against the breakdown of proteins in the cell wall with fatty and linoleic acids, mimicking what our bodies produce naturally. The oils also function as humectants, which help our skin retain moisture. The oils don't make your skin oilier, but quite the opposite. Once your skin is sufficiently lubricated, it reduces the  need to produce more oil for this purpose. Hence making your skin less only. Oils don't block the pores either. If used as a cleanser, oils dissolve the denser sebum that collects in our pores (aka blackheads).

Before we launched our Orchidee Vitae Precious Organic Age Defying Facial Oil, we have done all the research of current facial oils offered on the market today, and armed with a goal to improve the existing formulas and make our product the best ever, we have accomplished this goal. 

Why Orchidee Vitae Precious Organic Age Defying Facial Oil?.  It is the purest form of skin care for your skin. It doesn't contain any water or fillers. Essentially, it is a serum. With a high concentration of active ingredients and Vitamin C, this silky-smooth light oil repairs, replenishes and nourishes the skin, improving natural glow, hydration and texture. 

Organic Argan Oil makes up a significant portion of this product. Argan oil is pressed from the fruits of the Argan Tree (Argania spinosa), a tree that is native to Morocco and known to live up to 200 years. For centuries, Moroccans have used Argan Oil in skin care and within their nutritious diet.  It's content is rich with nutritive components including essential fatty acids, antioxidants, Vitamin E, polyphenols, squalene and sterols. And yet, this oil is not greasy and fast absorbing.

Organic Rosehip Seed Oil comes second by concentration. Rosehip Seed Oil possesses a unique nutrient profile that includes Vitamins A (Retinol) and E. These vitamins, in conjunction with its content of omega-3 and omega-6 essential fatty acids, make it an ideal ingredient for an anti aging treatments. It's anti-aging benefits have been scientifically proven (Pareja et al 1988). The oil is acclaimed for its ability to regenerate skin cells, reduce the appearance of scars and wrinkles, and improve skin color and tone. Anti-aging powerhouse of this oil is boosted by another natural Retinol carrier - Broccoli Seed Oil (1500-1800 IU/100g). Natural Retinol in these oils plump wrinkles and fine lines and speed up skin cell turnover to reveal brighter younger complexion.

Vital essence of Orchid Flower, where this oil borrowed its name, came from Cymbidium orchids.These elegant flowers are acknowledged as a symbol of beauty, refinement and love. But Orchids have also long been used for reparative and protective properties, moisturizing, fighting free radicals, and reducing the appearance of fine lines. In fact, it is one of skincare’s latest best kept beauty secrets. Orchid extract helps to restore and maintain a bright and radiant complexion, smooth and flawless skin tone.

One of the ingredients you normally would not see in facial oils is Dipalmitoyl Hydroxyproline. But as I promised, we have made our product better and more potent than other oils on the market. Plant-derived lipid agent consisting of hydroxyproline (natural amino acid essential for skin collagen synthesis) and palmitic acid (natural fatty acid). It boosts  firming & moisturizing effects. Has been shown to improve the appearance of wrinkles and lines by stimulating the synthesis of collagen fibers while inhibiting age promoting elastase enzymes, and free radicals.

Oil soluble Vitamin C (Tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate) is a highly stable form of Vitamin C, unlike water soluble alternatives. It offers an excellent skin penetration and as a result offers increased cell protection against UV-B (burning sun rays). It increases skin viability by 30% when compared with (water soluble) l-ascorbic acid. It helps to improve skin elasticity by enhanced collagen production, clarifying and brightening.

Baobab Seed Oil is especially rich in Vitamin E, Vitamin A and sterols. It is highly emollient, helps maintain radiant, supple skin, supports skin elasticity and minimizes the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Significant level of fatty acids in this oil soothe and nourish dry and problem skin and protect it from harsh weather conditions.

Organic Sacha Inchi Oil came from the seeds of the Plukenetia volubilis bush growing in rain forests of Central and South America. It contains over 47% Omega-3 essential fatty acids and over 38% Omega-6 essential fatty acids. It is regarded as one of the most concentrated sources of plant-based Omega-3 essential fatty acids available. (usually Omega is found in fish) A rich source of antioxidants and Vitamins A (retinol) and E (alpha-tocopherol), it is ideal for the relief of itchy, scaly, irritated skin as well as acne and blemished skin.

Blend of Rose, Lavender and Rosewood add comforting aromatherapy touch to already remarkable product, making it quite addicting.

It does sounds pretty fantastic, right? We hope that you enjoy it just as much as we did, making it for you.

Natalia

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