Sintra Naturals-Second Skin
Looking for something to soothe dry, itchy and eczema prone skin? You are in the right place. They made this body / face butter for people who suffer for extreme dry skin with scaly and itchy patches and constantly suffer with occasional eczema out burts .
They have customers who swear by it saying it works better than the steroid creams doctors prescribe which ultimately break our skin barriers .
Made with shea butter and mango butter and hemp seed oil the holy grail for troubled skin and added geranium essential oil gives it a intoxicating smell with added benefit of reducing the inflammation markers.
Hemp oil, especially hemp seed oil, is rich in unsaturated fats such as linoleic acid, γ-linolenic acid, and α-linolenic acid.
These three fatty acids may help improve skin structure by helping the skin retain moisture. They also have a beneficial effect on dry, rough skin and can influence the fluidity of cell membranes and transport of electrolytes.
Hemp oil also contains omega-3 and 6 fatty acids, and people with omega deficiencies can develop rough, scaly skin.
Hemp oil contains several compounds with oil-reducing, anti-inflammatory, and antimicrobial properties that may help improve acne vulgaris.
They all know the benefits of shea and mango butter for skin and how important are natural fat rich butters in healing our troubled skin.
Essential oils for eczema and troubled skin
In spite of the promising research, essential oils may be risky for people with eczema and atopic dermatitis. “It's important to be careful which essential oil is used, as some can irritate the skin and have the potential to make atopic dermatitis worse.
They had to be careful in choosing their essential oils for this body butter as these potent medicinal oils can be harmful if not used properly so they decided not to blend 2 oils rather than go for just proven beneficial one essential oil geranium and be at just 0.5% to be extremely safe.
Known for its astringent, antiseptic, styptic, deodorant, hemostatic, vermifuge properties, the sweet-smelling geranium essential oil has earned accolades in eczema treatment, too. Best of all, it effectively balances the sebum secretion and soothes the dry, scarred skin.
So if you are looking for something which is extremely nourishing and chemical and toxin free and works as good as medicinal creams this is it!
IT SAYS BODY BUTTER BUT THIS CREAM WORKS WONDERS FOR FACE ESPECIALLY FOR DRY AND WRINKLES PRONE SKIN.
Butyrospermum parkii (Shea Butter), Mangifera indica (Mango) Seed Butter, Cannabis sativa Seed Oil, Maranta Arundinacea (Arrowroot) Root Powder,Tocopherol vitamin E, Pelargonium Roseum Leaf Oil.