Radiance Botanicals

Aloe vera juice in urban veda skicnare

Aloe Vera Juice

Aloe vera helps to soothe and cool inflamed skin, and its high polysaccaride and plant sterol content helps repair damaged skin. With analgesic (pain-relieving) properties, the juice is often applied neat to sunburn. In Ayurveda, it is used to alleviate Kapha and Pitta imbalances.

Cedar wood ingredient in skincare

Cedar

Cedarwood has a warm, seductive scent said to help relieve nervous tension. Possessing astringent and antiseptic properties, Cedarwood is traditionally used to help counteract problems such as excess shine, sebum and blackheads that arise from oil-prone skin.

Coriander ingredient in skincare

Coriander

Brimming with minerals, phytonutrients, and flavonoids, Coriander is believed to stimulate creativity, optimism and imagination. Beneficial for all three doshas, we have used it in our Turmeric + Botanics products for its unique connection with Vata; the creative and artistic Dosha.

Goji berry ingredient in urban veda skincare

Goji Berry

Goji berry contains exceedingly high levels of vitamins and antioxidants which help to reduce damage to cell DNA and membranes, plus minerals, polysaccharides and Essential Fatty Acids (EFAs). Goji berry is said to possess yin (feminine) energy.

Liquorice root ingredient in skincare

Liquorice

Liquorice extract supports elasticity and restores suppleness. Possessing anti-inflammatory and anti-allergenic properties, Liquorice is also soothing to sensitive skin and its anti-aging activity inhibits melanin production, helping to prevent age spots and add glow to tired complexions.

Marigold ingredient in urban veda skincare

Marigold

Southern Cone Marigold is anti-inflammatory and beneficial to dry, brittle and inflamed skin, owing to the essential oil’s high triterpenoid content and ability to minimise skin stress. In aromatherapy, its scent is said to be a neurotonic and mentally calming.

Papaya ingredient in urban veda skincare

Papaya

Cold pressed, Sweet Orange essence has an uplifting scent and contains vitamins A, B and C which feed dry, irritated and acne-prone skin, helping to heal blemishes and improve skin tone.

Patchouli ingredient in urban veda skincare

Patchouli

An oil traditionally used to aid meditation, and with a distinctive musky and earthy fragrance, patchouli is said to help stimulate the growth of healthy skin cells and heal dry, rough or inflamed skin. This in turn helps with wound healing and to reduce scarring.

Pomegranate seed powder ingredient in skincare

Pomegranate Seed Powder

A wonderfruit, rich in EFAs, phytosterols and antioxidants, Pomegranate helps to fight free radicals, improve elasticity, reduce wrinkles and promote skin regeneration. We use both its juice and its milled seed powder; rich in EFAs, as a nutritive exfoliate.

TEGO pep 4even ingredient in skincare

Tego Pep 4-even

Clinically proven to brighten and balance skin tone and impart luminosity to skin, this anti-inflammatory peptide sequence is a cell-repairing amino-acid complex to enhance complexion, visibly diminish signs of hyper pigmentation and reduce the appearance of dark spots.

Turmeric ingredient in urban veda skincare

Turmeric

Turmeric is a powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory which promotes cellular defence against skin stress to improve tone and radiance, enabling it to look younger and healthier. Ideal for skin prone to becoming dry, lack-lustre, and suffering from uneven tone or hyper pigmentation.

TEGO Arjuna ingredient in skincare

Arjuna

Arjuna has been clinically proven to reduce the depth of wrinkles, moisturise, and reinforce skin’s barrier. Its has been verified in laboratory environments which have identified its active constituents as containing 90% triterpenes, helping to support skin stress reduction.

Glycerine ingredient in skincare

Glycerine

Glycerine is a pure natural vegetable moisturiser which has humectant properties help to preserve skin’s homeostasis by drawing moisture from the environment to hydrate the surface layers of the skin. Evidence also suggests it enables other skin lipids to perform better.

Orange ingredient in urban veda skincare

Orange

Cold pressed sweet orange essence has an uplifting scent containing vitamins A, B and C which feed dry, irritated and acne-prone skin, helping to heal blemishes and improve skin tone. It supports collagen formation in the skin and acts as a general tonic, suitable for all skin types.

Pumice stone ingredient in skincare

Pumice Stone

Pumice is a natural exfoliant and is the result of volcanic activity. Obtained by finely milling pumice stone to produce a mildly abrasive powder, pumice powder is an exfoliating ingredient widely used in skincare products.

Sweet almond ingredient in urban veda skincare

Sweet Almond

Rich in vitamins A and E, monounsaturated fatty acids, proteins, potassium and zinc, sweet almond oil is a natural oil with a slightly nutty fragrance. It helps to cleanse and moisturise the skin and is used to reduce skin inflammation and to help skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis. A lightly hydrating oil which is non-greasy and reasily absorbed.