THE RED JAR

FACE CREAM

Lime Enriched Face Cream is lighter than all of the Red Jar Collection, making it perfect for applying

when in a morning rush.  It still provides the nurturing and rich moisturizing properties,

but makes for a quicker 'finish' to get you on your way for the day. 

The Lime Enriched Face Cream is rich and nourishing so you only need a small amount when applying to your face and neck area.

The Ingredients:

 

  • Distilled Water - water that is free of fluoride, chlorine, bacteria, viruses, fungi and protozoa which are present in tap water.

  • Emulsifying Wax - vegetable based wax used as an effective thickener which helps form stable emulsions.

  • Apricot Kernel Oil - this contains vitamins A, B, C, E, K,  magnesium, zinc, omega 3, omega 6, omega 9.  It is a good oil for all skin types, but especially for babies, and sensitive or mature skin.  It is excellent for skin protection, is very nourishing, easily absorbed, and helps fight fine lines and revitalizes the skin.

  • Sunflower Oil - vitamin A, B, D, E, squalane, omega 6, 9, lecithin.  It is easily absorbed and adds a nice protective layer to the skin, as well as retains moisture inside the skin.  Excellent skin conditioner, especially beneficial in the treatment of psoriasis, eczema and dry, damaged skin.

  • Avocado Oil - vitamins A, B1, B2, B5, C, D, E, K, lecithin, squalane, omega 3, omega 6, omega 9, palmitic acid.  Healing properties due to being a powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory. It increases collagen in connective tissue, helping keep skin soft and mobile.  Deeply hydrating and compatible with our sebum, it helps reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. 

  • Jojoba Oil -  NOT a nut oil; vitamin B5, E, myristic acid, omega 9, copper, zinc.  Penetrates the skin very rapidly, excellent for nourishing all skin types. A good choice for oily or acne prone skin.  An anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antifungal, and antibacterial.

  • Stearic Acid - used as a thickener and softens the skin.

  • Lime Juice - vitamin C.  The astringent and toning action helps clear oily skin and acne.  Antiviral, bactericide and disinfectant.

  • Shea Butter - vitamin A, E, F.  Healing, protecting an important part in moisturizing, softening, and soothing.  Penetrates deeply into the epidermis to promote cell regeneration and restore elasticity and softness to the skin.  Anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and UV protection.

  • Glycerine (vegetable) -  a humectant that helps the skin retain its moisture and restores natural pH.

  • Mango Butter - vitamins A, B's, C, E, omega 6, omega 9.  Easily absorbed, excellent moisturizer, aids in regenerating skin cells and restoring elasticity, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, protects against UV radiation and can be used to treat sunburn.

  • Bergamot Essential Oil - Vitamin A, improves circulation, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, bactericide, contains cicatrisant properties which help scars and other marks on the skin fade, leaving an attractive skin tone. 

  • Optiphen Plus - a broad spectrum preservative that is paraben and formaldehyde free. 

  • Lime EO - vitamin C.  The astringent and toning action helps clear oily skin and acne.  Antiviral, bactericide and disinfectant.

What they do : 

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  • Vitamin A - natural retinol, evens skin tone, antioxidant, regulates growth of epidermal cells, antimicrobial, anti-wrinkle.

 

  • Vitamin B's - key to good skin health and cell energy production, eases discoloration, revives tone and texture.   

 

  • Vitamin C - antioxidant, reduces pores, increases collagen production, and when combined with Vitamin E protects against UV rays.

 

  • Vitamin D - reduces inflammation, good for psoriasis.

 

  • Vitamin E - (alpha, beta, gamma and delta) tissue repair, prevents damage to cell membrane as an anti-oxidant, combined with Vitamin C protects against UV rays. 

 

  • Vitamin F/omega 6 - helps heal skin cells.

 

  • Vitamin K - great for eyes, and reduces dark circles. 

 

  • Copper - smoothes and firms skin, anti-inflammatory, builds collagen. 

  • Omega 3 & 6/linoleic acid - smoothes skin, anti-inflammatory. 

 

  • Omega 9/oleic acid - glowing skin, antioxidant, rejuvenates. 

 

  • Myristic Acid - is an anti-inflammatory.

 

  • Zinc - antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, cell regeneration, firms skin, combined with copper protects from UV rays.