Sea Buckthorn Oil may sound exotic or strange, but is actually one of the rarest botanical “miracle” ingredients used in our advanced Organic Skin Care. The bright orange-colored berries of Sea Buckthorn have a very high content of ‘Carotenoids’ – an extremely effective antioxidant that fights aging and repairs sun damaged skin.
Sea buckthorn (Hippophae Rhamnoides) is native to the cool climates of Sweden, the Alps and the Himalayas has been used for for centuries to treat depleted skin and inflammatory conditions like eczema and acne. Cold-pressed oil extracted from Sea Buckthorn is a powerhouse of essential vitamins and moisturizing plant omega oils that battle predicaments dry, lifeless skin.
Why we use Sea Buckthorn Oil in our products:
Revives Dull and Damaged Skin
Well nourished skin is the secret to ‘lit from within’ flawless, radiant skin. With it’s high levels of fatty acids like Omega 3, 6 and 9 and 190 other phytonutrients, Sea Buckthorn oil provides a serious nutrient enriched boost for lifeless skin.
Did you know? Sea Buckthorn Oil contains a 12 times higher concentration of Vitamin C than oranges!
The Vitamin C, Vitamin B2, Carotenoids and other antioxidants in Sea Buckthorn Oil promotes circulation and detoxes the skin, making it one of the best ingredients in the world to brighten skin.
An Important Addition to Anti-aging Skin Care
The benefits of advanced BioScience Peptide Complex Anti-aging Peptide Skin Treatment is augmented with many nourishing organic concentrated oils such as Sea Buckthorn. Rich in Vitamin C, Sea Buckthorn is very effective in promoting and amplifying collagen production. Collagen is the foundation and building block of the skin. Maintaining youthful levels of collagen ensures plump, elastic and wrinkle-free skin. Additionally, the Gamma-linolenic acid and Vitamin E in Sea Buckthorn strengthens the skin barrier, thus helping delay the signs of aging.
For a dual punch of these active compounds, follow up with our Sea Buckthorn-enriched Rejuv Serum and experience natural face lifting effects.
A Soothing Treatment for Blemishes, Eczema and Skin Irritation
When applied to the skin, Sea Buckthorn Oil induces a cooling sensation to ease symptoms of skin inflammations like acne, eczema, rosacea, allergy and sensitive skin irritation. The oil is non-comedogenic and is also suitable for Kapha (or Oily) complexion, creating a protective barrier to help retain moisture and heal the skin.
Sea Buckthorn Oil is a key component of our On the Spot Blemish Treatment (Night) – a unique spot treatment with French Green Clay and other botanicals that heal blemishes and eradicate post-blemish redness overnight. This quick-fix treatment is a must-have on hand if you are prone to acne, whiteheads, blackheads and other inflammatory conditions.
Repairs Sun-Damaged Skin
Although the main active compound providing broad spectrum sun protection is Zinc Oxide, the other natural active ingredients in our SunProtect SPF 30+ includes organic oils/butters and botanical extracts which are vital in replenishing moisture and generate healing of photo-damaged skin.
Being rich in Carotenoids (a precursor of natural Vitamin A), Sea Buckthorn Oil protects against UV induced skin damage, providing relief to sunburned skin.
Puraveda Organics’ method of helping you achieve your most beautiful skin is based on removing toxins, while introducing nature’s best organic ingredients like Sea Buckthorn Oil, which plays a dual role of nourishing and moisturizing the skin from within. If you believe in effective and minimal product skin care that saves you both time and money, try out our products to see real results and become a part of our eco-conscious skin care revolution.