Ingredients are listed in alphabetical order. You will find not only a list of ingredients used in
the products at Lathers Del Corazon but also the benefits imparted by those ingredients.
Some people may have sensitivities or allergies to certain products. Please note the ingredients
if you are one of these people.
This information is not to be interrupted as having any medical claims.
Emollient - Ingredient that moisturizes the skin.
Humectant - Ingredient that draws moisture to the skin.
EO - EO is Essential Oil
FO - FO is Fragrance Oil
Allantoin - Allantoin is a unique product that is used for skin protection. Allantoin is used to hasten the growth of new, healthy tissue.
Alkanet Root - Alkanet is a purple colored root which lends a beautiful color to tint handmade skin care products.
Almond Oil - Almond oil has potent soothing properties that moisturize, soften, sooths and conditions skin cells.
Aloe Vera - Aloe Vera is well known for its healing and soothing agent for damaged, dry skin,burns, skin irritation and
raw open wounds.
Annatto Seeds - Bright orange colored seed for tinting handmade skin care products.
Apricot Kernel Oil - A great moisturizer to help condition the skin.
Avocado Oil - A rich skin care product for all skin types, especially dry and maturing skin. It is high in protein and vitamins A, D nd E which heal scaly, dry skin. Good for Extremely sensitive
Bees Wax - Natural thickening agent that soften and sooths skin.
Honey - Soothing emollient and a powerful humectant meaning it draws moisture.
Buttermilk - Buttermilk is high in fat and lactic acid, and both help soften and hydrate skin. Because of its high acidity it is perfect for oily or acneic skin.
Canola Oil - Moisturizing qualities.
Castor Oil - Penetrates the surface layers of the skin for softer more pliable skin, it is also a good humectant.
Coconut Oil - Good cleanser with a great lather.
Corn Starch - Thickener that is soft and gentle.
Cocoa Butter - Moisturizing qualities and lays down a protective layer that holds moisture to the skin and softens.
Emu Oil - Emu oil is reported to help heal skin tissues and draw other ingredients down into the skin.
Evening Primrose - Provide essential fatty acids that are reported to help inhibit bacterial growth and encourage antibodies so the skin is better able to defend against infection and
Glycerin - A humectant that attracts moisture from the environment.
Goat Milk - Goat milk moisturizes the skin naturally because it is rich in vitamins, minerals, lipids, & proteins. Goats milk has vitamins, minerals, proteins, and alpha hydroxy acids that nourish
and rejuvenate the skin resulting in a mild, non-irritating, and a highly moisturizing additive.
It also helps balance the skin’s natural PH and promotes natural exfoliation. Goat's milk is actually higher in fat than cows milk. When making soap this is desirable.
Grapeseed Oil - Rich in vitamins and minerals.
Hazelnut Oil - Moisturizing with a greater longer lasting moisturizing potential.
Jojoba Oil - Jojoba is actually a liquid wax which closely resembles the sebum produced by human skin. This makes it especially suitable for all skin types.
Kukui Nut Oil - The oil is a panacea for delicate, sensitive or dry skin and is pure and gentle enough to use on baby's delicate skin. Research has shown the oil to benefit acne, eczema,
psoriasis, sunburn and chapped skin.
Lanolin - Lanolin is known to be effective in softening dry, chapped, cracked skin. ( Can be sensitizing )
Macadamia Nut oil - Easily absorbed into the skin and acts as an emollient, protecting skin cells from deterioration.
Mango Butter - Very moisturizing.
Milk - Milk softens the water and makes skin silky smooth.
Mink Oil - An oil similar to human sebum. It has soothing, conditioning, and protective properties, making it an important component of dry skin products. Mink oil has tremendous spreading
capabilities. Miink oil(with 80% unsaturated fats) is the easiest to absorb and most compatible oil for human skin. It is used by many people for the treatment of skin problems such as
psoriasis, eczema and acne. It penetrates quickly to the epidermis layer of the skin to help prevent fine lines and wrinkles, and also works as a natural sun screen. The supreme softness,
smoothness and moisture-retaining properties imparted to skin are directly due to the special ratio of glycerides contained in Mink Oil.
Oats - Oats have a gentle cleansing effect on the skins surface, especially sensitive skin, and serve as a natural anti itch agent.
Olive Oil - Olive oil is a good moisturizer because it attracts external moisture and holds the moisture close to the skin and forms a breathable film to prevent loss of internal moisture. LIQUID
GOLD! It is also full of skin loving vitamins and minerals that heal and sooth.
Palm Oil - Hard bar of soap with a fluffy lather.
Rice Bran Oil - Very moisturizing. Rice bran oil is used in formulations where softening and moisturizing properties are needed. It is good for mature, delicate or sensitive skin. Rice bran oil is
especially good for face and hair formulations or baby formulations. It also has a presence of the natural antioxidant of Vitamin E.
Sea Salt - Sea salt has been used for centuries to enliven, rejuvenate and exfoliate the skin. It leaves the skin with a radiance that glows.
Shea Butter - Shea butter moisturizes, nourishes and is used to heal small wounds, burns and small ulcers. It stimulates the skins renewal process, providing a more youthful vibrant
Special Blend Soy Wax - Soybean oil, Hydrogenated Soybean Glycerides and Partially Hydrogenated Soybean Oil, Hydrogenated Palm Glycerides, Stearic Acid, Hydrogenated Soybean oil
and Palm Glycerides. Provides a deep moisturization therapy that promotes a healing, healthful feeling for severely dried, cracked and damaged skin while forming a protective durable shield.
Stinging Nettles - Nettles are used as a natural, deep cleanser especially useful for oily skin. A “tea” made with stinging nettles can be used to wash irritated skin.
Stinging nettle contains vitamin C, A, B2, B5, B9, K, beta-carotene and tannin.
Stearic Acid - Adds thickness and texture.
Sugar - Exfoliative
Sunflower Oil - Lays down a slightly protective layer on the skin that holds moisture and it contains vitamin E.
Sweet Almond Oil - Conditions and softens the skin and is great for dry itchy skin.
Vitamin E Oil - Excellent healing oil. A good antioxidant and preservative.
Wheat Germ Oil - Rich in vitamins A, D and most importantly E. Nourishing to dry cracked skin and soothes skin problems such as eczema and psoriasis. It is also known
to help prevent scarring and may prevent stretch marks. Mature skin will particularly benefit from wheat germ oil.
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