Spring Flowers Natural Powers

Spring is a time of renewal and rediscovery, rebirth and re-energizing. So it’s not surprising that many of our favorite flowers also play a starring  role in natural skincare and organic cosmetics. Here are just a few of our favorites, along with a summary of their relevant powers and a couple of popular products that use them.  See if you can spot your favorite blooms, and try some Flower Power today!

 

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Marigold:

The bright yellow blossoms,  known as Calendula, are rich in flavenoids. Their healing, soothing properties  make them a popular choice for gentle cleansing and care. Found in:  Juice Beauty Cleansing Milk,  and Pangea Egyptian Calendula and Blood Orange Facial Cleanser

 

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Geranium:

An invigorator, geranium oil helps boost circulation and improve skin’s elasticity. Found in  redflower japan hinoki mint mineral bath soak  and  Saaf Organic Hydrating Face and Lip Balm

 

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Frangipani:

This charming tropical flower has a long-lasting, sensual fragrance that calms mind and body. Found in  Farfalla Frangipani Eau Fraiche and Shower Cream

 

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Witch Hazel: 

The bark of this spiky-flowered plant is a natural astringent that helps reduce redness. Found in  Dr. Hauschka Bronzing Powder and Logona Age Protection Lifting Serum 

 

 

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Evening Primrose:

These plants calm and moisturize skin, while fatty acids also encourage cell renewal and help prevent aging. Found in Cattier Moisturizing, Firming Body Milk, and  John Master’s Evening Prmrose Shampoo

 

 

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2 Comments

  1. Posted March 16, 2009 at 9:01 pm | Permalink

    Hi this blog is great I will be recommending it to friends.

  2. Posted March 18, 2009 at 7:04 am | Permalink

    Interesting blog, I’ll try and spread the word.


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