Shea Touch’s rich and refreshing Facial Revitalizing Cream contains the purest Chadian Shea butter available, perfectly blended with other precious natural extracts to restore youthful glow, rejuvenate at the cellular level, and maintain moisture; all with a natural SPF. This luscious moisturizer is free free of PEG, paraben, carbomer, alcohol mineral oil, and silicones.
Indications: Skin smoothing, tone unifier, skin moisturizer and blemish reducer.
Guidance for use: Massage onto clean face, neck and chest area using an upward, circular motion. For best results, apply morning and night.
Role of key ingredients in this product:
|Unrefined shea butter||Natural emollient, nourishing skin moisturizer, protector, and healer due to its high content in unsaponifiable fats and other fine natural compounds such as: phytosterols (called karitesterols – anti-inflammatory), alpha and beta amyrine (resin esters – anti-inflammatory), parkeol (helps cicatrisation), lupeol (germicidal effect), butyrospermol (UV protection) and multiple vitamins (A, D, E and F).|
|Apricot kernel oil||This natural oil has a high content of vitamin A, which helps to slow down skin aging.|
|Cocoa butter||Natural emollient that contributes to moisture retention in the skin.|
|Mango butter||Restores skin flexibility and reduces degeneration of skin cells.|
|Vitamin E oil||Natural vitamin E oil is a well known antioxidant; it contributes to slowing down skin aging process, and protects skin against harmful effects of harsh sun rays.|
See Ingredients tab for full list of ingredients: This product contains small amounts of the preservatives phenoxyethanol, chlorphenesin and caprylyl glycol (EWG rank 3, 2, 0 respectively) in order to control the bacteria, fungi and other contaminants that can grow in products with natural ingredients. The three combined are a broad spectrum cosmetic preservative. They are the last three ingredients on the ingredient list indicating the lowest usage of all the ingredients (usage recommended by manufacuter is to 0.75 to 1.5%). Much information is available about these ingredients on the Internet including:
- Non-Paraben, non-formaldehyde, non-isothiazolone based system
- Global approval: US, Europe and Japan allowed
- Broad spectrum activity on bacteria, yeast and molds