Face & Body Care
NEW: Manuka Honey & Quince Collection
Precious ingredients for precious skin
There has always been a ‘buzz’ around Manuka Honey, the wealth of skincare and health benefits are off the charts. We have incorporated it in our collections before, but we wanted to utilise and complement these benefits as much as possible.
Introducing the wonderfully nourishing and sensory Manuka & Quince Collection.
Firstly, the beautifully indulgent Body Wash that feels like rich honey on the body. The sweet scent of pear is tinged with luxurious sweet honey and delivers a thick, nourishing lather for an exhilarating shower experience. Skin is left feeling soft, clean and soothed.
And the Moisturising Gel; a fabulously fragrant face and body moisturiser that glides onto the skin to deliver lightweight, soothing hydration. Skin feels satin smooth and smelling sweet. Our unique blend of Manuka Honey and Quince work together to deliver serious moisture to the skin. Resulting in a strengthened skin barrier while minor irritations are soothed and balanced, so the surface of the skin is restored.
Formulated to soothe, strengthen and nourish…
This collection is suitable for the whole family and will benefit all skin types. It is however ideal for those with dry, stressed or mature skin types who need an extra nourishing boost from their skincare rituals. Especially if you neglected your skin over the winter and need fast soothing results.
This collection can also help those prone to breakouts, so if you are after an indulgent experience whilst caring for your reactive skin, this collection is for you.
We must point out the wonderful aroma of this collection, it is ideal for those who enjoy sweet, fresh and vibrant aromas… who doesn’t?!
Behind the fragrance…
A fruity, floral fragrance that opens with refreshing bergamot and yellow pear top notes, perfectly balanced with gardenia, white jasmine and lily of the valley. The base is a combination of sweet wild honey, creamy sandalwood and a hint of caramel notes.
Introducing Quince… the most beautiful blossom and fragrant fruit which happens to really care for your skin!
What is Quince?
The shrub-like quince is a small tree belonging to the Rosaceae family the fruit closely resembles apples and pears, and is technically a wild fruit
From May to June, it produces beautiful pale-pink blossoms among deep green leaves, along with a fragrant scent when the fruit ripens. The fruit are covered in a felt coating, which wipes off easily revealing a wax-coated skin with a sweet, fresh fragrance.
The Quince Tree is native to Turkey, Iran and Greece and has quite a history. Quince was considered sacred by Greek goddess Aphrodite in ancient times and was also regarded as a symbol of happiness, love and fertility.
Why is Quince good in skincare?
Extracts from the peel, pulp, seeds and leaves all contain skin boosting elements including Vitamins A, C and E, minerals such as zinc, potassium, copper and iron. Also, phytonutrients and polyphenolic compounds. All of which contribute to skin health and make it a valuable ingredient to use in skincare, which works beautifully alongside Manuka Honey in this new collection.
What is Manuka Honey?
Manuka Honey originates from New Zealand and is created by bees that exclusively pollinate the Manuka tree.
Manuka honey is a nutritional powerhouse which has it has been used for centuries for its medicinal qualities as it is one of nature’s richest antimicrobial sources.
Why is Manuka Honey good for my Skin?
Manuka Honey supports skin’s immunity, reinforces the skin barrier, and helps protect skin from environmental factors. While this is supportive of any skin type, those who suffer with sensitivity or reactive skin may find Manuka Honey particularly beneficial.
Manuka Honey’s well-known soothing properties can help calm sore, stressed skin, and help neutralise the skin’s PH levels.
The vitamins and minerals in Manuka Honey can help to improve skin tone and texture and the amino-acid profile can help leave your skin with a healthy-looking glow.
What does Active 10+ mean?
Manuka Honey usually has a Unique Manuka Factor (UMF) rating on the package, you will notice our Manuka Honey has a UMF rating of Active 10+. The Active 10+ relates to the natural activity of the Manuka Honey, to be most effective in skincare it should be minimum rating of 10 UMF.
Manuka honey with the Unique Manuka Factor (UMF) can only come from licensed New Zealand producers who produce natural and unmodified Manuka Honey. The UMF mark also certifies that it has had to pass certain tests to check its quality.
Benefits and Results of the Manuka & Quince Collection…
Combined, these two precious ingredients complement each other and your skin in more ways than one:
- Soothes and protects the skin from drying, irritation and breakouts.
- Vitamin-rich formulas for a healthier-looking and more glowing complexion from top to toe
- Antioxidant-rich ingredients protects against free radicals and improve skin’s appearance
- Hydrating formulas attract and maintain essential moisture for a soft and smooth complexion and a strengthened skin barrier
- Targets signs of ageing for smooth, youthful-looking skin.
We would love to hear what you think of the new Manuka Honey & Quince Collection, let us know your thoughts below!!