New Larger Size (from 15ml to 30ml) in our more protective Miron glass + Improved Formula including Black Seed Oil!
A mild, single herb infusion of our fresh calendula flowers in nutrient rich oils to help soothe and clear skin irritations caused by minor breakouts. This gentle oil contains no added essential oils and the scent is natural, earthy and slightly medicinal.
When blended with the Aer Hyaluronic Acid Serum or Fleur de Terre Exfoliating Serum as part of a micro emulsion or underneath the facial oil, it acts as a light moisturizer for oily to normal skin.
For more active acne we recommend using this along with the Aer Clearing Mask as a spot treatment for stubborn acne and weekly maintenance for a deep clean.
Starting from fresh organic Calendula flowers that we process in house. Working with local farms who grow medicinal varieties with high resin content for the most potent infusions. This incredible flower has been used in traditional cultures for centuries to heal the skin. It's powerful astringent, anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties help reduce breakouts over time. Working to repair from the inside out to better soften scarring and smooth out the skin.
Grown and cold pressed in the USA, organic Pumpkin Seed oil is one of the key oils to help clear the skin. By using an unrefined oil, the balance of omega 3 and 6 fatty acids stay intact ensuring the most potent moisturizer without the buildup. The acids are also anti-inflammatory to support the skin's ability to heal breakouts. Zinc and Selenium support collagen levels, fight acne and provide environmental protection. Vitamin A and E helps rejuvenate skin by repairing and toning while reducing scarring and improving texture.
Virgin, organic and fair-trade Black Caraway Seed oil has been used in cultures throughout Africa, Middle East, West Asia and Southern Europe and grows abundantly. With its long and important history in traditional medicine, numerous studies have shown its effect on both wound healing and acne. This powerful oil creates a synergistic blend when combined with calendula and pumpkin seed oil to help modulate inflammation and deeply nourish to strengthen which helps lessen breakouts and improves overall texture.
For wound healing, thymoquinone is reported to prevent oxidative injury, act as antioxidant, and prevent membrane lipid peroxidation in tissues.
Study: Yaman I., Durmus A. S., Ceribasi S., Yaman M. Efects of Nigella sativa and silver sulfadiazine on burn wound healing in rats. Veterinarni Medicina. 2010;55(12):619–624.
For acne using 20% of black caraway seed oil extract in lotion formulation has a better efficacy and is less harmful than benzoyl peroxide lotion 5%, which is the basic treatment for mild acne vulgaris.
Study: Hadi N. A., Ashor A. W. Nigella sativa oil lotion 20% vs. benzoyl peroxide lotion 5% in the treatment of mild to moderate acne vulgaris. Iraqi Postgraduate Medical Journal. 2010;9(4):371–376.
Apricot Kernel oil was added to help the product quickly absorb without a greasy residue and stabilize the formula to enhance antioxidant effects.
Sunflower Seed oil protects the skin. One of the most effective oils at preventing transdermal water loss (TWL) without clogging pores due to the high in linoliec acid profile of this particular varietal. We source an organic version that is grown and cold pressed here in the USA.
Ritual: After cleansing and applying a hydrating serum, elixir or hydrosol; warm a few drops of oil in the palm of your hand massage onto face. For dryer skin, add 4-8 drops.
Ingredients: Cucurbita Pepo (Pumpkin) Seed Oil*, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil*, Nigella Sativa (Black Caraway) Seed Oil*, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil*, Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract* and Rosmarinus officinalis (Rosemary) Extract
Use within 1 year of purchase.
If you are pregnant or nursing consult with your doctor before using herbs. Always do a patch test on your skin before applying 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.