This gorgeous deep-cleansing and restorative balm is formulated using New Zealand native botanicals such as kawakawa oil and kiwifruit oil, combined with a fine balance of 10 superfood skin oils, including macadamia, apricot and rosehip. Restorative Cleansing Balm works as a multi-purpose skincare essential, melting away makeup, skin debris and daily pollution while gently calming distressed skin, adding hydration and balancing the skin’s pH level. This cleanser is step one of a self-care cleansing and exfoliating routine. Step two uses the innovative Corbin Rd. Viteve ™ Silk Exfoliating Cloth with the Micro Tuft™ Technology to effectively and gently exfoliate the skin. 50g
Cruelty-Free. Vegan. New Zealand Made.
* Warm a pea sized amount of balm between hands, massage over face, neck including the eye area to remove make up and dirt.
* Dampen Viteve ™ Silk Exfoliating Cloth with warm to mildly hot water wring out excess water and lay the cloth delicately over your face for a few seconds allowing the pores to relax and the cleansing balm to penetrate the skin.
*Gently wipe off cleansing balm, makeup and debris. Rinse the cloth and wring out excess water.
*Wrap the Viteve ™ Silk Exfoliating Cloth around your hand and with small circular movements gently exfoliate the whole face moving outwards and upwards. Use very small and gentle movements around the eye area. The natural silk protein filament of the cloth works to help remove impurities, while amino acids that naturally occur in the fabric of the cloth provide nourishment, protect and boost complexion.
*Rinse one last time.
* Use morning and night as required. Use a clean cloth each day.
100% NEW ZEALAND NATIVES
Kawakawa Oil (Macropiper excelsum)
An indigenous medicinal plant, kawakawa oil boasts powerful anti-inflammatory, antifungal and healing properties. It works to strengthen the skin, helping to protect it from sun damage, while restoring hydration and providing intense nourishment. It’s perfect for skin prone to eczema and acne, or that which is either overly dry or oily, calming and rebalancing upon application. It also assists in alleviating itchiness and redness.
100% NATURAL BOTANICALS
Kiwifruit Oil (Actinidia Chinensis)
Potent levels of alpha linolenic acid, an essential Omega 3 fatty acid, which works to repair the skin at a cellular level. High levels of vitamin C and E, it improves skin elasticity and provides intense nourishment and hydration. A soothing antidote for sensitive and oily complexions, it also works to relieve and clear acne, eczema and psoriasis.
Apricot Kernel Oil (Prunus Armeniaca)
High levels of vitamin C, this has intense antioxidant benefits and works with the skin’s natural repair processes to minimise the effect of sun damage and ultraviolet light. It also supports collagen production, resulting in stable and supple skin. Rich in vitamin A, it helps to smooth the skin, minimising the appearance of fine lines, softening the look of wrinkles and smoothing out rough texture.
This plant-derived emollient, emulsifier and thickener works to soften and condition the skin, leaving it supple and illuminated. Its ability to attract and repel water makes it a nourishing, moisturising ingredient, pulling moisture back into the skin while shielding it from irritation and environmental stress.
Coconut Oil (Cocos Nucifera)
This naturally antibacterial, antifungal oil cleanses and hydrates the skin while protecting from environmental aggressors. It helps to reduce and ward off free radical damage and it soothes the skin after irritation or sun exposure.
Jojoba Seed Oil (Simmondsia Chinensis)
Jojoba oil helps ward off acne by helping to rebalance the skin’s natural sebum production. It cleanses the skin, dislodging congestion and debris. It also has antibacterial properties that stem bacterial growth and it works as an anti-inflammatory agent, soothing irritated skin. Rich in vitamins B and E, it helps to support the skin’s repair process.
Macadamia Seed Oil (Macadamia Integrifolia)
Deeply nourishing, macadamia seed oil supports cell regeneration and hydrates the skin as it balances sebum production. High levels of vitamin E, and Omega 6, 7 and 9 fatty acids provide a natural protective barrier, as well as help to heal dry or chapped skin, topical wounds, scratches, burns, sunburn, itchiness and redness.
Geranium Oil (Pelargonium Graveolens)
Known for its anti-inflammatory and pain minimising properties, geranium oil helps to alleviate discomfort caused by acne, eczema, burns, frostbite and/or fungal infections. Geranium oil promotes beautiful, radiant skin and with its uplifting natural aroma, it also helps to elevate the mood and calm the senses.
Rosehip Oil (Rosa Canina Fruit Oil)
With high amounts of vitamins C, rosehip oil has potent antioxidant properties, helping to reduce damage caused by free radicals and ultraviolet light. It supports skin healing and helps to relieve irritation. It also contains Vitamin A, which is thought to reverse sun damage, ward off premature ageing, reduce hyperpigmentation and treat mild to moderate acne. Vitamin A also supports collagen production, helps to minimise the appearance of fine lines and softens the look of wrinkles.
Rosemary Leaf Oil (Rosmarinus Officinalis)
With its antimicrobial and antiseptic properties, rosemary leaf oil is purported to be beneficial in reducing eczema, dermatitis, oily skin, and acne. This oil is deeply nourishing and hydrating and when used regularly, infuses the skin with a radiant glow.
Sesame Seed Oil (Sesamum Indicum)
Sesame oil boasts high antioxidant, antibacterial, antiviral and anti-inflammatory properties. It helps to fight infection and supports skin detoxification. Rich in vitamins A and B, it works to treat pigmentation, prevent early onset of wrinkles, treat damage caused by ultraviolet rays and sunburn and hydrates and nourishes the skin.
Sweet Almond Oil (Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis)
Light in texture, sweet almond oil helps to soften the skin as it melts away make-up and dislodges the dirt, dust, pollutants and debris that lead to congestion, acne and dull, dry skin. Rich in vitamin A, it helps to reduce acne flare-ups while relieving inflammation, irritation and the redness of psoriasis and eczema.
Vitamin E (Tocopheryl Acetate)
Alpha-Tocopheryl acetate (ATA) is a specific form of vitamin E, brimming with antioxidants to ward off free radical damage. It helps prevent fine lines and wrinkles, while keeping the skin smooth, soft and radiant.
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