Lapis Lazuli, a favorite stone of ancient Egypt, is known for its gorgeous deep blue color. Lapis Facial Oil is named for the precious deep blue oils it contains, including Blue Tansy and Blue Yarrow. These oils contain a component called Azulene which is deep blue in color and acts as a powerful anti inflammatory and anti bacterial that aids in reducing redness and clarifying the complexion. Formulated for combination, oily and blemish prone skin types or any skin in need of relief from inflammation.
Truly Natural. Everything created by Herbivore Botanicals contains top all-natural ingredients, with an emphasis on ingredients that are plant-based, organic, and food-grade. Each ingredient is included for a therapeutic reason. No animal testing is conducted on their products or ingredients. All of their oils are cold-pressed or steam distilled. These are the finest extraction methods available and lead to premium quality oils. All products are made in small batches in the USA.
German Blue Chamomile is a highly sought out oil in the skin care world due to its anti inflammatory soothing properties. Excellent for calming inflamed skin due to acne blemishes. Also, reduces redness and broken capillaries in any skin type prone to red irritated skin conditions. Blue Chamomile is also a natural anti bacterial that works to prevent blemishes from forming in the first place. This oil is steam distilled and is naturally a beautiful shade of deep aqua with a high Azulene content. It is also an antioxidant protecting the skin from the oxidant effects of free radical and premature aging.
Blue Yarrow and Blue Tansy are high in Azulene content giving them a deep inky blue color naturally. Azulene is a powerful anti inflammatory and anti bacterial that aids in reducing redness and clarifying the complexion. Additionally blue oils are excellent at balancing oily skin without drying.
Jojoba Oil has amazing moisturizing capabilities due to being so similar in structure to our skins own natural sebum, it is easily absorbed and also helps other oils to absorb more deeply into the skin. This oil is also ideal for combination to oily skin types because it will never clog pores.
Squalane. Our squalane is derived from a vegetable source, olives to be specific. Vegetable derived Squalane has excellent emollient properties and acts as a light protective barrier to keep moisture in the skin. It also protects the skin against hyperpigmentation and premature aging.
Jasmine Sambac Oil comes from the night blooming variety of Jasmine. It is a sweet and exquisite oil that has been used in skin care and perfumery for centuries with good reason - the scent is intoxicating and the oil itself works to increase the skins moisture content and increase its elasticity. Our Jasmine Sambac comes from the steam distillation of thousands of jasmine petals.
Full Ingredient List: blue tansy, blue yarrow, german blue camomile, grapeseed oil, kukui nut oil, colorless jojoba oil, jasmine sambac oil, bulgarian rose absolute, squalane, vitamin e oil