Beez' wanted to let you know about the ingredients in her butters and why she carefully chose this recipe. Beez' Butter also has essential oils adding an aromatherapy element to this moisturizing routine. For more on her essential oil choices and a guide to her scent combos, please read the Aromatherapy Guide Post!!
Ingredient Tips: ~Shea Butter aids skin in natural collagen production, is anti inflammatory and has deep moisturizing quality due to its high fatty acid and vitamin content. ~Mango Butter is rich in stearic acid and oleic acid firming skin, protects from environmental stressors and is high in Vitamin A. ~~Cocoa butter is high in antioxidants fighting free radical damage to your skin. Helps soothes dry skin, burns, rashes etc. ~Coconut Oil has natural antioxidants and vitamin E to help fight aging. ~Almond Oil is high in Vitamin A and antioxidants, often used to reduce effects of sun damage. ~Aloe Vera is high in amino acids and vitamins aiding the skin in healing, moisturizing and soothing skin. ~Magnesium Oil has medicinal properties such as soothing aching muscles, reducing migraines and supporting deeper sleep. ~Jojoba Oil is rich in iodine which makes it antibacterial and speeds up healing by stimulating collagen synthesis. ~Honey is humectant meaning it attracts water from the air. This is what keeps your honey soaps and lotions full of moisture, which then translate to your skin moisture retention. Honey also contains propolis which bees create in the hive. Propolis is high in skin healing properties and is also antimicrobial. ~Beeswax forms a protective barrier for the skin to help skin fight the elements, is humectant and is high in vitamin A.