Nourish and repair your dry, cracked, red skin with this herbal infused body oil that was inspired by Urb Apothecary's aromatic memories of growing up in the rolling foothills, forested lands, and river ravines of California. The scent is smokey wood, bright herbs and grasses, and grounding forest floor and leather.
Available in 2 oz glass bottle or .25 oz tester vial.
How to use: Apply after a shower, swimming in the river, a day in the sun, or just to give your skin some healing attention.
Ingredients: Helianthus annuus (sunflower) and Persea americana* (avocado) oils infused w/ Symphytum officinale* (comfrey), Plantago major* (plantain), Achillea millefolium* (yarrow), Mahonia aquifolium and nervosa* (Oregon grape root), Artemisia vulgaris* (mugwort), and Calendula officinalis* (calendula); Carthamus tinctorius* (safflower) oil, Juniperus communis L.^ (juniper), Cedrus atlantica* (cedarwood Atlas), Artemisia herba-alba Asso^ (mugwort), Abies balsamea^ (fir absolute in fractionated coconut oil), Cistus ladaniferus^ (cistus), Lavandula stoechas* (lavender), Vetiveria zizanioides* (vetiver), tocopherols (vitamin e non-gmo), and amor *organic ^wildcrafted
JUNIPER with its woody, spicy, and clean scent, has a calming and grounding effect. It's known for its ability to act as a natural skin toner and reduce the appearance of skin blemishes. Juniper berries are rich in essential oils and flavonoids that function as potent antioxidants and may help reduce inflammation.
MUGWORT most well-known for its antibacterial, antifungal, and anti-inflammatory properties, soothes, heals, and nourishes the skin, helping treat redness, psoriasis, and other skin sensitivities. Mugwort is also packed with antioxidants and vitamin E that help protect and nourish the skin barrier.
COMFREY promotes and speeds up the healing of tissue and bone, at the same time reduces swelling. Its roots and leaves contain allantoin, a substance that helps new skin cells grow, along with other substances that reduce inflammation and keep skin healthy. Comfrey ointments have been used to heal bruises as well as pulled muscles and ligaments, fractures, sprains, strains, and osteoarthritis.
PLANTAIN helps with skin regeneration, can treat acne and rosacea, and ease inflammation.
CISTUS offers considerable astringent activity for toning and tightening. Cistus is widely used in anti-aging skincare, an anti-inflammatory for arthritis and painful joints, and anti-spasmodic for menstrual-related issues.
URB APOTHECARY sprang out of a passion project and has blossomed into Leyna's vision for bringing the healing power of plants into daily beauty and grooming rituals, reconnecting individuals to their own natural beauty and while being mindful of their environmental impact.