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The roots of the Arnica plant contain natural healing properties that soothe swelling deep into the skin tissue. It has been medicinally used for many centuries.


It is essential in promoting the body’s ability to inner heal. It can be used as an antidepressant, and is calming and refreshing for the nervous system. It’s also a good antiseptic and is great with acne and eczema.

Caffeine, Cocoa & Centella Asiatica

They all help prolong the stimulating and water retention-busting effect of the treatment.

Cocoa and Guarana

These two ingredients, which have twice the level of caffeine of coffee, stimulate fat elimination and circulation.

Hibiscus Extract

Hibiscus is a wild plant. Its uses are multiple and the extract contains many antioxidants and antibacterial qualities. It is shown to encourage circulation and has natural properties that act as a cooling relief by dilating pores. It is used in skincare because it has shown to improve elasticity, heal the skin and bring back the skin’s luminosity.

Horse Chestnut

An extract that has many beneficial health uses. For example, the leaf is used for eczema, menstrual pain, soft tissue swelling from bone fracture and sprains, cough, arthritis, and joint pain. Horse chestnut branch bark is used for malaria and dysentery. It is used in medicine and therapies of all sorts.

Juniper Oil

Used to protect, purify and stimulate. It’s antiseptic, detoxifying, purifying and a tonic.


The main role of manganese is to activate enzymes which assist in the formation of bones and to utilize several key nutrients (vitamin B1, B7 and C). It also assists in the metabolism of carbohydrates, dietary fats and proteins and can maintain normal blood glucose levels (this can be particularly beneficial for people suffering with diabetes).

Masque Gold

Is a special treatment that works using different methods of massage and application. The mask works deep into the skin and rejuvenates and removes toxins, assisting with drainage and improving blood circulation. This revolutionary technique encourages both skin regeneration and damage, leaving your skin alive and glowing.


Is a non-invasive treatment method used to bring out the best in the skin’s natural glow and condition. It is a process of exfoliation or buffing that encourages facial rejuvenation by removing the outermost layer of dead skin cells from the surface and bringing your skin back to life.


An active ingredient that improves the appearance of the skin by reducing fat storage capability, the development of new lipid deposits and activates lipolysis-destruction of accumulated fat. It is therefore best suited for formulations in anti-cellulite, slimming, and skin smoothing treatment products.

Orange Sap water

A refreshing mineral enhanced water.


A plant naturally rich in essential oils that moisturize and re-hydrate the skin. It is proven to induce relaxation and Chinese medicine uses the plant to treat headaches colds nausea and abdominal plains.

Petit Grain Oil

Is highly antiseptic and calming, petit grain is also good for digestion and is very soothing to the skin. Its antiseptic qualities help with acne.


A natural silica-rich volcanic rock that contains various minerals and a natural texture, perfect for exfoliation and deep-cleansing of the pores. It is a delicate, manual alternative to Microabraison.

Sea Algae

A natural mineral that contains many vitamins including A, B, B2, B6, niacin and C. A sea algae is super rich in iodine, potassium, iron, magnesium and calcium.

Sea Lettuce

Naturally high in protein and a variety of vitamins and minerals, especially iron. Its properties are beneficial to skin conditioning and firming.

Smithsonite Gemstone Balm

Formulated to awaken, invigorate and revitalize the skin. It contains mineral crystals which are rich in trace elements and mineral salts. Ideal for dull, fatigued skin.

Sodium Hyaluronate

A component used in skin care products because of its natural connective fibres, encouraging the production of collagen, tightening and brightening the skin to achieve that youthful glow. Equally it is shown to produce elastin and to hydrate the skin so that it feels lifted and tight.

Yerba Mate

A tree that contains components rich in magnesium and potassium. It is high in other natural antioxidants, is perfect for detox and is shown to reduce tendency towards obesity. 

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