The Benefits of Our Ingredients
Granny Smith Natural Skin Care Product ingredients are made with only nourishing and soothing ingredients including; coconut oil, shea butter, canola & olive oils, bee’s wax & essential oils. All of our ingredients are edible which makes them safe to apply to your skin!
This oil is made by processing the flesh of a mature coconut. Coconut oil has a wide range of virtues. It is a great skin softener, helps heal damaged skin, reduces wrinkles, aids in healing eczema, soriasis, dermatitis & irritated dry skin. It also makes great lather in soaps, leaving your skin clean, but remaining soft & moisturized.
Where does this come from? Shea butter is made from the kernel of a fruit produced by the shea tree which grows wild in West Africa. It is commonly referred to as a “nut”, but is more closely related to the pit of an avocado. Here are some of its many benefits: moisturizes without clogging pores, is gentle on sensitive skin, helps fight acne, eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis & wrinkles, and soothes burns.
This common household oil is fabulous! Olive oil used in soap is very moisturizing, gentle on sensitive skin, & hypoallergenic. It is soothing for all skin types helping with acne, stretch-marks, anti-aging, & dry skin. Important ingredients in olive oil such as vitamin A & E, as well as other anti-oxidants, prevent free radical skin damage from occurring on your skin.
This natural wax is produced by worker honey bees and has an abundance of benefits when applied to your skin. It offers anti-inflammatory, antibacterial & antiviral benefits as well as providing a protective skin barrier against irritants, while still allowing the skin to breathe. If you are living with eczema, psoriasis & similar skin conditions, you can benefit from this amazing substance!
Lemongrass Essential Oil
Lemongrass is an edible herb native to India. The application or ingestion of lemongrass can help alleviate various skin issues. It is an anti-microbial, anti-bacterial & fungicidal herb, which means it helps limit & cure microbial growth on the skin. Lemongrass oil also acts as an astringent, minimizing pores.
Let me count the amazing ways peppermint oil can affect our bodies! It may be the most versatile essential oil in the world along with lavender. Literally, there are few body, health & mind issues that peppermint oil cannot help. To name a few, it has a calming effect on the body which can relieve sore muscles when used topically. It has antimicrobial properties, is used to clear the respiratory tract, soothes achy joints, relieves headaches, & is even a natural bug repellent!
Clay is known to cleanse & detoxify the skin because of its absorbing capabilities, & minimizes pores without leaving your skin feeling dry. It also lends necessary minerals which add to the health of your skin. Clay is great & gentle for sensitive dry skin while softening with a mild exfoliation.
Biolefin Biodegradeable Shrink Wrap
Biolefin is an Oxo-biodegradable plastic: a degradable plastic in which the degradation results from the action of naturally occurring microorganisms such as bacteria, fungi, and algae. Oxo-biodegradation is recognized as a two-stage process.