Calm Cream Hero Ingredients

Licorice Extract: Has been used historically to treat, soothe and heal skin eruptions for conditions such as psoriasis and herpetic lesions. Licorice extract contains glycyrrhizin, an acid that assists in the increase of natural steroid hormones in skin. It inhibits cortisol breakdown thereby potentially restoring normal levels in the body

Aloe Vera Extract: Almost needs no introduction to its benefits in skin care. Its traditional use dates back almost 6,000 years and is known as the “plant of immortality. Contains Auxin and Gibberellin hormones that provide wound healing, immune-stimulating, and anti-inflammatory benefits to the skin

Vitamin D3:  Helps support and promote healthy skin structure and function. Its deficiency is related to a diverse number of skin diseases such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, vitiligo, acne, rosacea, and skin cancer. It has a potentially significant anti-inflammatory and anti-infective role for improving the symptoms of Atopic Dermatitis and is becoming increasingly important in the treatment of a variety of skin diseases

Manuka Honey Extract: Manuka Honey has shown to have superior skin hydrating properties with its ability to draw moisture into the skin. Its role in the acceleration of skin barrier repair has resulted in much research conducted to investigate the benefits of its wound healing, anti bacterial and anti inflammatory properties

Nettle Extract: The extract of stinging nettle leaves has been used for hundreds of years to treat a wide variety of health conditions. Packed with antioxidants, it is traditionally used in herbal medicine to assist in healing, and reduce the appearance of scars and blemishes.

White Tea Extract: Researchers at Kingston University in 2009 showed that white tea extract had superior anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anti-collagenase, and anti-elastase properties and out- performed the 20 other herbs used in the study. Today the extract is used in creams and lotions to reduce wrinkles, eliminate sun damage and replenish firmness.

Marshmallow Extract: Marshmallow is a natural skin care super ingredient with a high percentage of mucilage. It has amazing moisturising, calming and softening properties that counter balance the effects of dry skin. It has been used of thousands of years as an anti-irritant and perfect for sensitive skin.

Willow Bark Extract: Is used in skin and personal care products for its soothing, anti-inflammatory and conditioning properties. Rich in antioxidants, it reduces redness and irritation and helps remove excess oil. It also is beneficial in gently eliminating the appearance of flaking skin while preventing build up of dead skin cells.