Rose Glow Face Cream
RoseGlow Crème is a daydream of rose’s revitalising rays that deeply nourish the skin. It harmonises dry, pallid and wise skin with pure botanical oils. This crème will bring balance to your face as it sinks gracefully into your skin. The elegant pink hue and rosy aroma will grace your senses with a symphony of beauty for soft resilient skin.
Directions: Apply after washing with a Best Skin Ever (may we suggest Rose Best Skin Ever). Smooth on as a succulent daytime moisturiser or night crème. For extra hydration combine with a drop of Rose Glow Serum.
Organic Ingredients: Water, Aloe barbadensis (Aloe Vera), Rosa damascena (Rose Hydrosol), Simmondsia chinensis (Jojoba),Butyrospermum parkii (Shea Butter), Hippophae rhamnoides (Seabuckthorn Berry), Citrus aurantium (Orange Wax), Rosa damascena (Rose Wax), Fucus vesiculosus (Bladderwrack Seaweed), Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea), Rosa canina (Rosehips), Equisetum arvense (Horsetail), Urtica dioica (Nettle), Althea officinalis (Marshmallow), Lavendula angustifolia (Lavender), Rosa damascena (Rose Otto),Citrus aurantium (Neroli), Helichrysum italicum (Immortelle), Cymbopogon martinii (Palmarosa), Daucus carota (Carrot Seed), Citrus limon (Lemon), Schisandra chinensis (Schizandra Berry), Pelargonium graveolens (Geranium), and Salvia officinalis and Rosmarinus officinalis (Sage and Rosemary)
Pure spring water gathered from the sacred Libations Land in the midst of the wild Canadian forest, it purifies and hydrates the skin.
Rosewater (Rosa damascena), is a lovely toner and moisturizer for all skin types, nourishing and hydrating the skin. This lovely tonic of resilient Rose petals is a fountain of dew that awakens and renews the breath of the skin. Rosewater soothes and promotes skin healing while also acting as a gentle astringent that cools and regulates all skin types.
Shea Butter (Butyrospermum parkii), made from the Shea nut tree in Africa, has been used for centuries to protect and nourish the skin. Shea butter stimulates the skin while providing deep moisturizing benefits. It smells delicious, and it is often used as a substitute for cocoa butter. Shea butter is also anti-inflammatory, and will restore a smooth healthy glow to the skin.
Aloe Vera (Aloe barbadensis), is a rejuvenating succulent plant that grows in warmer climates. It has a sturdy leaf with a clear, gelatinous pulp on the inside. This clear pulp in the leaf is a soothing balm for the skin. Aloe is healing and rehydrating to skin and has anti-inflammatory properties. It also stimulates new, healthy cell growth and helps repair damaged skin tissue.
Bladderwrack Seaweed Extract (Fucus vesiculosus), is a gorgeous seaweed that is has a natural gel-like consistency, and is both stimulating and tonifying to the skin. People who live in regions that ingest and moisturise with lots of seaweed have the most beautiful skin and hair! Bladderwrack feeds the skin with essential vitamins and minerals like calcium, magnesium, B vitamins, silica and antioxidants, as well. Bladderwrack seaweed promotes luminosity in the skin and is nourishing to all skin types.
Herbal Infusions in Golden Jojoba Oil
The herbs listed below have been heavily researched and are well known for supporting beautiful skin. Each herb is individually infused in Organic Golden Jojoba oil. The herbs blend their magical healing properties with the soothing oil. This process enhances the medicinal properties of both the Jojoba and the botanicals. The end result is a herbal infused oil that is a readily absorbed, nourishing nectar for your skin.
Golden Jojoba Oil, Simmondsia chinensis, is liquid plant wax with a soft, silky feel. It has long-lasting conditioning effects on the skin and contains all forms of the natural antioxidant Vitamin E. In fact, the highest amount of tocopherols and phenolic compounds can be found in this golden lipid-rich oil. Like Seabuckthorn oil, Jojoba oil promotes healthy skin because it is so close to the body’s own natural sebum oils. Our lovely herbs are each infused in Jojoba for at least a month to synergise their unique healing frequencies with this completely nourishing oil. Jojoba is so easily absorbed by the skin and makes a perfect vehicle for the deep nourishment of the herbs to be delivered to the cells in the skin.
Green Tea, Camellia sinensis, is deeply rejuvenating, filled with skin-protecting antioxidants and polyphenols. Green Tea is a natural anti-ageing botanical that has been proven to restore a youthful glow and improve skin tone.
Elderflower, Sambucus nigra, is known as a potent healer and immune support plant. A gentle astringent, elderberry flowers tonify and firm the skin while renewing elasticity.
Rosehips, Rosa canina, the berries of wild roses, are naturally rich in vitamins such as C, B, and K, and they are filled with antioxidants to protect the skin. Rosehips are anti-inflammatory and soothing and tonifying to the skin.
Horsetail, Equisetum arvense, has one of the highest amounts of naturally occurring silica of any herb. Silica is essential for healthy skin and tissues, and is a key component in collagen production. Horsetail not only supports skin rejuvenation, but it also strengthens hair and nails with its important nutrients.
Comfrey, Symphytum officinale, nourishing and comfy, is known for its high allantoin content which gives it a slippery feel and helps stimulate the growth of healthy tissue.
Rose, Rosa damascena, filled with beautiful fragrance and an equally gorgeous warm pink hue, roses offer a wide array of nutrients for the skin. The bioflavonoids, antioxidants and vitamins in rosebuds feed and soothe the skin. These beauties are also refreshing and calming.
Nettles, Urtica dioica, are a lovely, yet potent, botanical that provides the skin with deep cleaning, oxygenation and stimulation. Nettles helps to fortify the skin cells and renew growth.
Marshmallow, Althea officinalis, has a lovely slippery texture and is a non-oily emollient for the skin. Its gel-like compounds are filled with proteins and vitamins that hydrate and support the resilience of the tissues.
Seabuckthorn, Hippophae rhamnoides, is beneficial for all skin types. Sea buckthorn gets to the root cause of imbalances in the skin by going deep within the lipid layers and healing it from the inside out. Seabuckthorn is an incredibly rich and vital oil, perfectly balanced in omega 3, 6, 7 and 9 oils. Our sea buckthorn berry oil is a special extract that has captured over 190 bioactive substances from the edible berry. The oil is also potent in carotenoids like beta carotene and phytosterols that are anti-inflammatory, reduce redness and heal mucous membranes. We have been using sea buckthorn in many of our formulas since 1994 and have found that it regenerates cells, protects against cell water loss and is rich in vitamins C, E, A and B. Sea buckthorn oil is also rich in lipids, beneficial fatty acids and rare palmitoleic acids. All of these extraordinary plant properties regenerate and revitalize connective tissue.
Orange Wax, Citrus sinensis, is a semi-solid wax extracted from the pressed peels of oranges. This special wax contains beneficial phytosterols and anti-microbial properties. It is a natural emulsifier that enhances the stability of the Crème and brings the varied ingredients together. Orange wax also lends its sweet citrus scent in a beautiful swirl with the roses in the Rose Glow Crème.
Rose Wax, Rosa damascena, is the solid, aromatic and colourful substance created during rose distillation. Our rose wax is protective and soothing on the skin.
Lavender, Lavendula vera officinalis, is a liquid love liniment. One of the most vital essential oils to use in skincare, it is therapeutic and restorative, effectively treating burns and acting as a natural antibiotic and antiseptic. Lavender’s anti-inflammatory actions promote healing and prevent scarring while stimulating the cells to regenerate more quickly. It balances oil production, evens skin tone and is beneficial for all skin types. Lavender optimizes any blend by synthesizing the formula and activating the other oils.
Rose Otto, Rosa damascena, soothing to the heart and smoothing to wrinkles, is a key ally in skin rejuvenation, inviting balance and healing to all skin conditions. It takes sixty roses to make one drop of rose otto essential oil! The most medicinal rose, rose otto adds resilience and elasticity to the skin. It is a vulnerary, meaning that it speeds up the healing of tissues with its potent antiseptic properties. A wonderful overall tonic, rose otto promotes rejuvenation of connective tissues. Its sweet, soothing, floral fragrance is so uplifting that it may lift depression, stress and anxiety.
Neroli, Citrus aurantium, contains the dimeric form of ocimene, a youth hormone. Perhaps this youth hormone is what gives neroli its wonderful ability to smooth out stretch marks and scars while stimulating healthy skin cell rejuvenation. Also known as orange flower, neroli is a beloved fragrance that simultaneously uplifting and soothing.
Immortelle, Helichrysum italicum, is truly a superior gem for skincare. The unique properties that promote healing and cell rejuvenation while reducing inflammation are also wonderful for reducing scars. Everlasting, as it is also known, is soothing to the skin, and helps to clear keloids and revivify the skin at a deep cellular level.
Palmarosa, Cymbopogon martini, is distilled from a fragrant fruity grass. It is rejuvenating to the skin and promotes healthy skin cells. Palmarosa balances sebum production in all skin types, oily skin is less oily and dry skin is less dry.
Carrot Seed, Daucus carota, lights skin and face, and stimulates healing and skin cell regeneration. Carrot brings balance to both oily and dry skin. Its mildly sweet and woodsy aroma is very pleasant.
Lemon, Citrus limonum, with its refreshing and clarifying scent, detoxifies and protects the skin. Filled with antioxidants and antibacterial compounds, lemon is a potent all-around healer. It gently exfoliates dead skin cells.
Schizandra, Schisandra spenanthera, is our supercritical distillate (CO2) of the schizandra berry, one of the most medicinal and tonifying berries. This oil has a wide range of bioactive lignans and lipophilic components. It supports relaxation and detoxification. It is also an adaptogen, improving our response to stress. This wonderful tonic stabilises cell membranes, inhibits oxidative cell damage and reduces inflammation.
Geranium, Pelargonium graveolens, has a beautiful, familiar floral fragrance that improves the mood as it restores a healthy glow to the skin. Geranium is tonifying and balancing to the skin while aiding the skin to heal and minimise scar tissue. Geranium eases tension and lifts the spirit.
Super-critical Antioxidants of Rosemary and Sage: Like our Seabuckthorn, Living Libations’ extractions of Rosemary and Sage are a CO2 (supercritical) extraction. This type of extraction yields a very potent and pure nectar that contains hundreds of plant bio-actives. The complete symphonies of Rosemary and Sage allow us to experience all the gifts that these beautiful plants offer to our skin.
Rosemary Supercritical Extract, Rosmarinus officinalis, is an herbaceous revive-alive-verve-tonic with a refreshing, penetrating aroma that is particularly suited to skincare. We use a special super-critical extraction that boosts rosemary in to super antioxidant classification. This type of extraction yields a potent and pure nectar of Rosemary that contains hundreds of plant bio-actives. Researchers at the University of Catania in Italy have shown that Rosemary antioxidants preserve a protective protein in the skin called HSP70. The role of this protein is to reduce the damage effects to the skin of stress, free radicals and other toxins. It is known to help strengthen the skin’s capillaries. It also strengthens Living Libations’ RoseGlow Crème. This complete symphony of Rosemary allows us to experience all the gifts that this beautiful plant has to offer our skin.
Sage Supercritical Extract, Salvia officinalis, is a clarifying, cleansing botanical. We use a special supercritical extract of sage in our Rose Glow Crème that brings out the highest potential of this wise plant. The full fragrant symphony of sage yields powerful medicinal benefits for the skin and its super potent antioxidant activity protects against the damage of free radicals. Sage is clearing to the mind and skin.