Best Body Balm - winner of the Beauty Bible 2012 Awards
This rich and creamy De-Ageing balm is formulated with microemulsified Shea Butter which serves to release Collagen and Elastin polypeptides, Tegospheres with Retinol, Pomegranate extract, anti-ageing tropical fruits extracts within the formula. Used daily the De-Ageing Balm will maintain or restore skin youthfulness, rendering skin nourished and replenished.
Part of the Ligne Tropicale.
Apply all over the body after shower, bath, or as desired. Massage until absorbed. Use in conjunction with De-Ageing Saltmousse.
Origin: From the African Karite tree.
Function: Nourishing, Moisturising, Protecting, Emollient.
Definition: Slightly greenish or ivory-colored natural fat extracted from fruit of the Shea tree.
Origin: Distilled from the seeds of Queen Anne's Lace flowers.
Function: Emollient. Prevents degeneration of tissues. Combats atrophy. Hydrating.
Definition: Perennial plant widely cultivated as an annual in many varieties for its long conical deep-orange edible roots.
Origin: Unsaturated oil from safflower seeds, rich in linoleic acid.
Function: Emollient. Moisturising.
Definition: Highly branched, herbaceous, thistle-like annual, usually with many long sharp spines on the leaves.
Origin: Made from vegetable-derived Cetearyl Alcohol and Glucose.
Function: Emulsifier and stabiliser.
Definition: Compound used as an emulsifier in formulations.
Origin: From coconut.
Function: Emollient and stabiliser.
Definition: Highly refined medium chain triglyceride oil possessing excellent oxidation stability with an almost indefinite shelf life.
Origin: Plants, carrots, etc.
Function: Nourishing, hydrating, anti-oxidant.
Definition: A class of tetraterpene plant pigments which serves as precursor to vitamin A formation.
Origin: Extract from papaya fruits from Central and South American countries.
Function: Cleansing and mildly exfoliating action.
Definition: Fruit from a tree of the Caricaceae family.
Origin: Tropical countries, such as Brazil.
Function: Cleansing action. May have an astringent effect.
Definition: Extract from a tropical bromeliad fruit resembling a pine cone, A.K.A. pineapple.
Origin: Extract from the rind of lemon fruits.
Definition: Compound of antioxidants derived from lemon fruits.
Origin: From coconut oil.
Function: Emollient and preservative action.
Definition: Skin-conditioning agent and shelf life extender.