Ingredients A-Z

Each of our divine formulations blends natural, sustainable, ethically sourced ingredients, supported by the best science. Find out more about some of our key ingredients below.

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Almond Oil

Almond Oil

Almond oil contains vitamin D and is often used to aid the treatment of skin irritations and dryness, leaving the skin feeling soft and supple.

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Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera cools and nourishes the skin, traditionally used to treat cuts, burns and inflammatory diseases. Aloe Vera has moisturising and emollient properties, as well as an antiaging effect on the skin.

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Althea Extract (Marshmallow)

Althea Extract (Marshmallow)

This plant is commonly known as Marshmallow, White Mallow or Althaea. It is well known for its skin smoothing, soothing and anti-inflammatory properties.

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Anise Extract

Anise Extract

Anise Extract reduces the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.

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Apricot Kernel

Apricot Kernel

The kernels from apricots are dried and ground to produce smooth, soft but persuasive particles that can be used to gently remove dead skin cells. The uppermost layer of the skin is often quite coarse and flaky and can spoil the appearance of the complexion. The use of a gentle exfoliant, such as apricot kernel, will help to restore smoothness and softness to the skin, without causing any damage to underlying tissue.

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Apricot Kernel Oil

Apricot Kernel Oil

Apricot Kernel Oil is a delicate, fast absorbing oil, naturally rich in a number of essential fatty acids, which help to soften fine lines.

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Argan Oil

Argan Oil
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Argan Oil is renowned as an effective anti-aging oil due to the extremely high levels of antioxidant vitamin E and saponins (skin-softening agents).

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Argania Spinosa Extract

Argania Spinosa Extract

When applied on skin, it forms a network over the skin’s surface giving an immediate and perceivable tightening effect. This has also been proven to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

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Arnica Montana Flower

Arnica Montana Flower

A wild flower commonly found growing high in the meadows of Europe, on the slopes of the Andes and in North Asia. Arnica flower extract is used for its anti-inflammatory and calming effects on the skin. It has also been shown to reduce the puffiness around eyes.

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Avena Sativa Kernal (Oats)

Avena Sativa Kernal (Oats)

Avena Sativa Kernel has an instant perceptible skin smoothing and lifting effect. It adds texture, soothes, softens and nourishes the skin.

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Avocado Oil

Avocado Oil

Avocado is rich in vitamins A,B and E, as well as antioxidants and a host of other nutrients that are beneficial to the skin. The presence of fatty acids and essential minerals coupled with the excellent skin penetrating properties of this oil, make it an ideal choice for skin that is feeling dull and lifeless, as it is softening and restoring.

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