Feet First Cream - Cooling, soothing, sofening the aromatic way
Coming in a handy pump dispenser this natural problem solver is refreshing, deodorising and a comfort for all ages.
Relying on the activity of real essential oils Feet First can be smoothed in as a cooling moisturiser but it does far more by its stimulating actions.
|Benzoic acid||Benzoic acid acts as a pH adjuster and preservative. It is naturally found in berries and essential oils.|
|C13-14 isoparaffin||A petroleum derived ingredient with a wax like texture that functions as a jellying agent.|
|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.|
|Hypericum perforatum flower extract||This plant flowers at midsummer or solstice time so is called St John’s Wort. Wort in Old English means a healing herb. History has long told the tale of the various medicinal uses of St John’s Wort. Tannins, astringent by nature, are responsible for St John’s Wort wound healing ability as these compounds dry and tighten or bind the skin. They are especially beneficial for burn, abrasion or wound healing and reducing inflammation and irritated skin.|
|Laureth-7||A surfactant and emulsifier and modification, lauric acid a natural fatty acid mostly derived from coconut oil.|
|Lecithin||Lecithin is a naturally occurring lipid found in both plants and animals. This vegetable lecithin acts as an emulsifier and thickening agent for body care products and improves shelf life by acting as a mild preservative. It is also a moisturising agent.|
|Phenoxyethanol||This is a synthetic preservative used as an alternative to parabens. It is a glycol ether and is used in extremely small quantities in a product.|
|Polyacrylamide||Is a stabiliser and binder in lotions and many other products. It is a film forming product that aids in retaining active ingredients on the skin after immersion in water.|