Cleanser & Toner Oil Lavender & Geranium – BristolMade
100ml Glass Bottle with Metal Lid
Handmade in Bristol
A truly multi purpose miracle Cleanser & Toner Oil. Remove makeup, use as a night oil, as an anytime of day moisture boast, you can even use it to tame frizzy hair & unruly eye brows!
With the main ingredient Sweet Almond Oil with it’s high vitamin E content it’s already a winner. Mild hypoallergenic properties it’s perfect for all skin types including sensitive skin. Sweet almond oil protects against UV damage and helps slow down damage already done! It encourages the renewal of skin cells to rejuvenate your skin.
With added essential oils of lavender which increases circulation, soothes & provides antibacterial properties and geranium with its amazing ability to reduce inflammation and balance the skin this oil is a must.
The science behind oil cleansing...
Your skin naturally produces oil which is essential to protect, moisturise and heal itself. However, if you don't regularly remove this oil it can become hardened with impurities and get stuck in your pores. And, this can lead to blackheads, whiteheads, acne and other blemishes.
It doesn't matter what your skin type, the oil cleansing method is for you. It might sound a little crazy to use oil to cleanse your skin if you are suffering from blemishes or if your skin is already prone to oiliness. But trust us, here's the science bit. One of the basic principles in chemistry is that "like dissolves like" and therefore the best way to dissolve oil is to use another oil. By using the oil cleansing method, you use clean oils to break down the hardened oil, dirt and bacteria in your pores naturally and gently, drawing them out so they can be washed away.
Cleansers containing harsh chemicals strip your skin of your natural oils without replacing them with clean oils. This means your skin will overproduce sebum and oil to replace what is lost. And, that can lead to more breakouts as your pores become blocked. Oil cleansing will replace the "dirty oils" it removes with "clean oils" to leave your skin healthy, balanced and properly moisturised. In short, just naturally clean, glowing skin.
100% Natural Ingredients
Lavender - Antibacterial so perfect for spot-prone skin. Also soothes eczema and dry skin conditions as well as reducing redness, blotchy patches and scarring.
Geranium - Promotes healthy skin by eliminating dead skin cells and encouraging regeneration of newer, healthier skin. Also astringent so tightens the skin and reduces signs of ageing. Naturally Balances the skin.
Sweet Almond Oil - Crammed with proteins, essential fatty acids and Vitamins E and D, this is a highly nutritious oil.
Vitamin E Oil - Assists in cellular restoration from sun damage to healing scars. A rich antioxidant it helps prevent oxidative damage to cells by helping to remove free radicals (the bad guys).
How to use your oil cleanser
Starting with a dirty face (there's no need to pre-clean, even if you are wearing makeup), rinse your face lightly with warm water. Pour the oil in the palm of your hand and massage firmly, but gently, into the skin, always moving upwards. Massage for two minutes, and then let the oil sit on your face for 30 seconds or more if you have time. Apply a warm wet face flannel to your face and hold it there for 10-15 seconds. Slowly begin to wipe off. Rinse your face flannel and repeat until you’ve wiped all the oil off your skin.
That's it, you're done. You can either follow with a toner or just apply your favourite moisturiser.
Prunus Dulcis (Sweet Almond Oil), Tocopherol (Vitamin E Oil), Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender Essential Oil), Pelargonium Rosa (Rose Geranium) Oil.
100% Natural, Vegan, No Palm Oil, No Preservatives, No Parabens or Artificial Fragrances.
Welcome to Bristolmade. We are an independent, zero waste company making 100% natural, organic, vegan skincare products in Bristol. Your skin is the biggest organ on the body and to us, healthy living isn’t just about what you put inside your body, it’s what you put ON your body too.
Lisa Evans, created Bristolmade, after struggling to find everyday skincare products that weren't made with unnecessary ingredients and chemicals or packaged in single use plastic. So we started making them.
All our products are uniquely created in-house and are handmade in small batches to maximise freshness and the performance of the ingredients. They are free from parabens, artificial colours and unpleasant chemicals to give you beautiful skin without any harmful additives. All ingredients are whipped, not heated, which maintains their beneficial properties.
Our products are packaged in glass, with aluminium lids, all are 100% recyclable and eco-friendly.