vata facial oil
you are energy on edge. you are vata.
what it does:
- helps to hydrate and nourish dry skin
- may diminish the appearance of fine wrinkles
- assists in replacing natural oils lost during cleansing
targeted for those with dry or mature skin, this light oil works best when applied to damp skin morning and evening after cleansing and toning, but before your moisturizer.
this product is vegan and cruelty-free.
ships from NYC within 1 business day to the USA, Canada, EU and UK.
a portion of each sale is donated to Doctors Without Borders .
who is vata ?
first layer: thin and agile, with dry hair and cool hands and feet.
second layer: adaptable and creative.
third layer: anxious and insomniac.
almond oil is used to soothe and condition the skin by replenishing natural skin oils lost during cleansing.
sesame seed oil is an anti-oxidant and moisturizing agent for the skin. Its is easily absorbed, and possesses both anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties.
geranium has been used in Ayurvedic medicine for its toning and acne fighting abilities.
neroli exhibits both anti-oxidant and anti-microbial properties when used in skin care.
lemon is able to reduce both pigmentation and oil on facial skin. It should never be applied directly without use of a carrier oil.
tocopherol (vitamin E) is an antioxidant which helps to prevent free radical damage to the skin. It is also an anti-inflammatory, and moisturizer.
Prunus amygdalus dulcis (sweet almond) oil*, virgin Sesamum indicum (sesame) seed oil*, Citrus limon (lemon) peel oil, Pelargonium graveolens (geranium) flower oil, Citrus aurantium amara (bitter orange) flower oil, tocopherol (vitamin E), linalool**, citral**, geraniol**, citronellol**, farnesol**
**naturally occurring ingredients of essential oils
scent: neroli, lemon
to use, apply 2-3 drops of oil to damp skin after cleansing and toning. massage into skin until fully absorbed. for a smoother application, use 1-2 drops of water with the oil. use twice daily. for external use only, beauty.
for more beauty, see how to layer.
made by hand in the USA in small batches. please use within six months of opening.
note: this item is packaged with an orifice reducer to reduce waste and to avoid use of less sustainable eye droppers. however, if you have dropper envy, we do offer the dropper .