Ermana Natural Skincare uses a blend of natural and organic ingredients in our products, including:
Aloe Vera - contains antioxidants, enzymes, Vitamins A and C, and it is highly anti-inflammatory. It can help treat burns, acne and dry skin. This wonderful plant also contains enzymes which can also help exfoliate the skin too. It is extremely moisturising and can help with fine lines and wrinkles. Aloe Vera can also be used on the hair to treat dandruff by rubbing it into your hair and scalp.
Apricot Oil - obtained from the kernels of apricots. It is a highly nourishing oil rich in antioxidants and minerals. Apricot oil contains vitamins A, B1, B2, B6, B17, omega 3 and 6 as well as nine essential fatty acids. It is soothing and ideal for dry, sensitive and mature skin.
Macadamia Oil - produced by cold-pressing macadamia nuts. It is a rich oil with essential fatty acids, which help to delay skin and cell ageing. As we get older, the production of the skin's own oil slows down, therefore supplementary oils like macadamia are important for mature skin. This nut oil is high in omega 7, vitamin E and proteins. Macadamia is a hydrating, soothing, healing oil that is ideal for dry, oily and mature skin.
Jojoba Oil - extracted from the seeds of the jojoba plant. It is similar to the skin's own natural oil. This plant based oil is balancing and penetrates the top layer of the skin and works with the skin's own natural oil to help open and unblock pores, reducing impurities. It can be used to treat acne and soothes sensitive skin. Jojoba oil works as an antioxidant and a skin conditioner and is rich in vitamins and minerals. Suitable for all skin types.
Vitamin E - full of antioxidants, it protects and is an excellent moisturiser. It supports new cell growth, cell regeneration and boosts collagen, which helps to reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Vitamin E is used as a natural preservative in Ermana skincare oils and is suitable for all skin types.
Olive Oil - moisturises and hydrates your skin. It however it also contains many vitamins, including A, D, and K, as well as vitamin E. This oil also has anti oxidant properties due to the very high concentration of an ingredient called squalene.
Flaxseed Oil - hydrates, softens, soothes and nourishes the skin. This oil is full of omega-3 and the effects can help to create a stronger skin barrier.
Sunflower Oil - rich in Vitamin A and Vitamin E which help in promoting skin health. These vitamins act as antioxidants. They help in regenerating damaged skin cells and getting rid of the acne causing bacteria. The oil is light and non-greasy and thus, it gets absorbed in the skin easily without blocking the pores. Sunflower oil also acts as a natural moisturiser and helps in treating dry, sensitive skin.
Our balms also contain natural and organic ingredients including:
Shea Butter - a soft creamy butter extracted from the nut of the shea tree. It is a superb moisturiser with exceptional healing properties for the skin. Shea butter is also a rich source of vitamins A and E.
Cocoa Butter - extracted from the cocoa bean and a rich source of vitamin E. It's wonderfully hydrating, skin softening, protective as well as an excellent antioxidant and antiwrinkle treatment.
Coconut Oil - a skin super food. Its many properties and benefits to the skin make it truly unique. It has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties and is wonderfully hydrating to the skin. This superfood protects, softens and soothes and is a rich source of vitamin D. It also contains essential fatty acids which help to repair the skin.
Sweet Almond Oil - rich in vitamins A, B1, B2, B6 and E, which are all great for skin health. It moisturises and conditions the skin and promotes a healthy youthful complexion. It nourishes the skin to make it softer and smoother.
Beeswax - an excellent skin tonic that forms a protective barrier on the skin to protect against environmental damage. It holds moisture in the skin and reduces dryness. It works as an excellent antibacterial agent and keeps the skin hydrated and healthy.
*** Ermana balms may have a slight grainy texture. This is because we use organic shea and cocoa butters. When the butters are heated and then cooled, small grains can sometimes form. The product is still fine to use and the grains will melt on contact with the skin.