Sage: A mood booster that aids in stress relief. The smell of this wonderful herb promotes stimulation of the mind and can address mental fatigue and depression. It is considered the sweetheart of aromatherapy for its ability to calm, revitalize and balance us. Many people will use sage in their homes to cleanse the air as well. Sage’s medicinal properties have been championed for thousands of years. This special herb is loaded with calcium and vitamin A, which protects your skin against free radicals and lends a hand to daily cell regeneration, ultimately preventing and diminishing wrinkles. The word Sage is derived from the latin word ‘salvere,’ which means ‘to save.’
Coconut Oil: This all-purpose multi-tasking gift from mother nature works magnitudes of magic for the skin. Coconut’s sweet scent can boost your energy levels, while its skin-penetration increases blood circulation, which accelerates the healing process. It is also antibacterial and anti-fungal, making it a moisturizer that is safe for acne-prone skin. Packed with Vitamin E and known to protect skin cells from damage over time, coconut oil will also combat wrinkles from forming and strengthen skin tissue.
Lemongrass: The citrusy aroma of one of nature’s finest ingredients is used in aromatherapy for its ability to revitalize the body, mind and spirit by bringing them together as one. Meanwhile, lemongrass is an astringent and antiseptic that strengthens skin tissue, toning and sterilizing the pores. It also contains antioxidant qualities that help to protect skin cells from oxygen-derived free radicals. Lemongrass helps to tighten, uplift and firm your skin leaving it supple and smoother than ever.
The Joanna Vargas Daily Hydrating Cream ($75) will make your senses sing in more ways than one. The fluffy, lightness of this cream smoothly rubbing into your skin is a wonderful feeling. Take a moment to be sure your boudoir or bathroom serves as a sanctuary of relaxation by making it a quiet place. As you apply your Daily Hydrating Cream, try closing your eyes for a moment of pure peace and clearing of the mind before you take on or close out the day. Allow the aromatherapy benefits of our moisturizer take you away and truly live in the moment. Of our five senses, it is said that scent makes us feel most alive and is directly connected to our mood and emotions.
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