Lemon Natural Soap
Soap created on the basis of lemon extract, especially recommended for all types of skin. It stimulates the skin energy, puts in a blissful mind and rejuvenates the body.
Lemon is rich in vitamins, especially vitamin C, which has lightly whitening effect.
Lemon is widely used in aromatherapy it has a rejuvenating and refreshing affect on our body giving it a comforting vital energy.
|CI 77891 titanium dioxide||Titanium dioxide is a natural mineral ingredient and is used in a variety of personal care products, including sunscreen, as it is a very effective UV filter. In sunscreen some people don’t like it because it gives a grey or white tone to the skin; this characteristic is also used to impart a whiteness to colour cosmetics, as it increases opacity or reduces the transparency of a formula.|
|Citral||The older name for citral is lemonal which gives the clue that it is a natural constituent of lemon peel oil. It occurs in the volatile or essential oils of lemongrass, lemon, orange, lime, and pimento and others. It is one of the main characteristic flavours in the citrus family, alongside limonene, and similarly a few people become irritated by it, so in isolation it is considered an allergen.|
|Glycerin||More properly known as glycerol. It is the natural molecular backbone to all lipids or oils and fats. It is used as a means of improving smoothness, providing lubrication or slippage and as a humectant, meaning it holds water so acting as a moisturiser. Natures Children only use vegetable glycerine not the form obtained from animal fat or synthetics.|
|Limonene||Limonene is a natural constituent of essential oils with a sweet lemon-like odour. It occurs naturally in many essential oils, such as lime, lemongrass, neroli, grapefruit, tangerine, oakmoss, olibanum, peppermint, rose, sage and fennel. It is one of those many natural ingredients that is listed as an allergen, despite being commonly found in many foods and fruits.|
|Linalool||Linalool is a natural substance with a soft, sweet odour. It occurs naturally in many essential oils, such as ho wood oil, tangerine, spearmint, rose, neroli, mandarin, lemon, lime, lavender etc – it is very common. A small number of people have allergic responses to specific fragrance materials, such as linalool, so this name is found on lists of allergens.|
|Palm acid||A generalised term for the mixture of fatty acids derived from palm oil.|
|Palm kernel acid||A mixture of fatty acids derived from palm kernel oil used as a cleansing agent, emulsifier and to add opacity to soap and cosmetics.|
|Parfum||A generic word which under EU law is required to identify any product which is used to supply fragrance or aroma to a cosmetic. Parfum can be natural or synthetic or a blend of essential oils. Sometime those products and manufacturers who want to seem ultra-natural dodge this word and try to list individual components, such as essential oils. However, if added for fragrance they should legally be called parfum. If added for aromatherapy or medicinal reasons then this comes under different legalisation, such as the medicines act.|
|PPG-5 Ceteth-20||An emollient lubricating surfactant that creates a dry silky feeling on the skin and is used in luxury beauty soaps.|
|Prunus amygdalus dulcis oil||Commonly referred to as apricot kernel oil, this oil is pressed from the kernels of the apricot fruit. It is rich in essential fatty acids, which are vital components of the human organism. As a result, this nourishing oil helps to replenish and rebuild the skin. The essential fatty acids found in the oil make for a good emollient or moisturiser. Emollients coat the skin, holding onto moisture so skin stays hydrated.|
|Sodium chloride||Common salt sometimes used a thicker or particles in scrubs. Minerals salt from different salt mines and the sea will have additional and salt soluble contents with different activity. Table salt is refined pure sodium chloride.|
|Sodium palm kernelate||A soap ingredient which is the salt of the fatty acids from the palm kernel it is used as a moisturising surfactant or cleansing agent.|
|Sodium palmitate/sodium palmate||Palm oil is the most commonly used species when making vegetable based soaps and detergents. Palm oil is combined with an alkali which makes soap. The process produces glycerin and the alkali salts of the fatty acids present. Sodium palmitate is the salt (hence the “sodium” part of its name) formed by breaking down palm oil (the “palmitate” part).|
|Tetrasodium EDTA||A water softener and preservative it reduces soap scum and improves lather and foaming action.|
|Tetrasodium etidronate||Please see Tetrasodium EDTA|
|Aqua||Water. There is an internationally agreed nomenclature for all cosmetic ingredients (INCI). Latin is often used, such as in this case where aqua simply means ‘water’ in Latin.|