Skin Repair Balm
Elevated Formula! The whole plant actives are now fully encapsulated for increased efficacy. Includes whole Frankincense resin extract and Buritil oil for even better restorative properties.
Fresh and potent whole plant extracts that weave together a broad spectrum of compounds to manage a host of concerns from skincare to first-aid. Supports the skin’s inflammatory responses to soothe discomfort, recover from oxidative stress, provides gentle toning to strengthen connective tissues, and offers an abundance of clarifying compounds for a clear complexion.
Wonderful for softening chapped skin, breakouts, reducing scar formation, rashes, razor burns, sunburns, cuts, bug bites, etc.
Includes our Botanical Enrichment Method with advanced, potent extractions and encapsulation for optimal bioavailability & efficacy.
Scent: Lavender forward with caramel undertones from the phospholipid encapsulation and whole fraknicnese tear extract. The essential oil dilution is equivalent to 0.5%.
Skin Types: Skin with adequate to excess oil production & congestion-prone. Makes a lovely spot treatment for breakouts or a clarifying night mask.
Texture: A soft, wax-focused balm that creates a reparative layer atop the skin. The formula is designed not to settle into pores and overall the fatty-acid profile is lightweight.
Calendula officinalis Flower: Rich in flavonoids, triterpenoids, and saponins, its anti-inflammatory and antiseptic qualities. It works wonders in reducing redness and irritation, making it a go-to remedy for calming sensitive or compromised skin. Additionally, the flavonoids help shield the skin from oxidative stress, promoting a healthy, radiant complexion. This herbal gem has a time-tested reputation as a gentle but effective ally in skincare routines.
Frankincense (Boswellia sp.) Resin: Made in-house, our full spectrum extract has remarkable rejuvenating and vibrancy-giving properties. Rich in boswellic acids and terpenes, this extract boasts potent anti-inflammatory effects that help calm irritated skin and reduce redness. It's particularly effective in promoting skin elasticity and firmness by stimulating collagen production, resulting in a smoother complexion. Resin is sourced directly through the sustainable co-op Beeyo Maal in Somalialand.
Yarrow (achillea millefolium) Flower: Its anti-inflammatory properties, attributed to compounds such as flavonoids, tannins, and sesquiterpene lactones, soothe skin irritations and reduce redness. Possesses antimicrobial qualities, making it effective for wound healing and preventing infections, while its antioxidants fend off environmental damage for healthier, clearer skin.
Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) Flower: Provides an array of terpene compounds renowned for their calming and skin-soothing properties.
Lichen (Usnea sp): Contains usnic acid, a compound known for its antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties. It has a rich tradition of being used to aid in wound healing and protect against harmful microorganisms.
Buritil (mauritia flexuosa) Fruit Oil: A tree native to the Amazon rainfores and packed with carotenoids like beta-carotene, it's a potent antioxidant that helps shield the skin from oxidative damage caused by free radicals. Offers brightening properties to help limit scar formation and soften discoloration.
Immortelle (helichrysum italicum) essential oil: A precious elixir for skin health. This oil, containing active compounds like sesquiterpenes and flavonoids, is celebrated for its regenerative properties. It promotes skin cell renewal, making it invaluable for reducing the appearance of scars, fine lines, and discoloration. Additionally, its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant prowess helps soothe irritated skin, address redness, and protect against oxidative stress, leaving the skin looking revitalized.
Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha) Co2 extract: It’s noted compounds such as sesquiterpenoids and terpenes possess anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, making myrrh valuable for promoting general skin health and wound healing.
Jojoba (Simmondsia chinensis) Oil: Its unique composition includes long-chain fatty acids and esters. It closely mimics human sebum, aiding in natural oil balance. Rich in vitamin E, it offers antioxidant protection.
Sunflower (helianthus annuus) Oil: A versatile skin-nourishing ingredient abundant in linoleic acid, which helps maintain the skin's natural barrier. Its lightweight texture and vitamin E content make it a superb choice for moisturizing, minimizing water loss, and protecting the skin against environmental stressors, leaving it soft, hydrated, and shielded from oxidative damage.
For skincare: apply as the final step in your skincare ritual. While the skin is damp, massage in a pea-sized amount, focusing on areas needing extra attention. Best applied in the evenings or during the day if dealing with dryness.
For first-aid: on clean skin, dab a small amount on a cut, bite, rash, burn, or breakout.
Winner of the best balm in the 2017 Indie Beauty Expo Best in Show.
93% regionally sourced
helianthus annuus seed oil (sunflower)*^, simmondsia chinensis (jojoba) wax*^, raw beeswax*^, mauritia flexuosa (buriti) fruit oil#, [lecithin & achillea millefolium (yarrow) flower extract*^ & usnea sp. (lichen) extract^ & calendula officinalis flower extract*^ & boswellia sp. (frankincense) resin extract*#, & tocopherol], lavendula angustifolia (lavender) essential oil & extract^*, commiphora myrrh resin co2 extract*#, helichrysum italicum (immortelle) essential oil* and rosmarinus officinalis (rosemary) leaf extract*^
*organic | ^regionally sourced | #fair-trade/co-op
|To foster higher standards of stewardship among the land & people we practice bioregional sourcing. Most ingredients are grown in Oregon, our own micro-garden, or within the west coast of the USA and SW Canada.
Products ordered from our site often have a freshness guarantee of 12+ months, refer to the best-by date on the packaging.
If you are pregnant or nursing, consult with your doctor before using herbs. Always do a patch test on your skin before applying it to a large surface. For informational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
INTENTION WITH EVERY STEP
At Live Botanical we are devoted to using the most vibrant, regionally grown and ethically sourced ingredients to encourage a deep connection to the natural world that can be felt with every use.
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Using plant-based skincare is a journey in building relationships and reconnecting with all things. It is about falling in love with how the plants, people and land are cared for each step of the way.
Skin Repair Balm