Cooling Down | Body Soap
Cool down and soothe your skin after a long day in the sun, and restore it with goodness. The Cooling Down Soap is inspired by the ayurvedic lifestyle and will help restore and revitalise your skin after exposure to the sun on a hot summer’s day. Refresh your senses with a custom blend of pure botanical essential oils, and enjoy the soothing properties of kawakawa, a herb indigenous to New Zealand, which reduces inflammation and skin irritation.
A custom blend of stimulating pure botanical essential oils which will bring a refreshing sensation to body and mind.
Key Beneficial Qualities
Kawakawa is a herb indigenous to the New Zealand bush with exceptional healing properties and is used as a key ingredient in traditional Maori medicine. It can relieve a variety of skin conditions and reduces inflammation and irritation. Good for dry skin relief, as it nourishes the skin. It can ease discomfort on burnt skin by its wound healing properties.
Olive oil used in soap creates a rich and moisturizing lather. It’s great for people who have dry and sensitive skin.
Peppermint Essential Oil
Peppermint essential oil offers frosty and refreshing relief. It helps clear heat and has a profound cooling effect whether inhaled or applied on the body. It can provide a cool, calm, and collected atmosphere in times of anger, nervous tension, and heated emotions.
Coriander Essential Oil
In Ayurvedic medicine, coriander is specifically used to balance pitta (fire) and as a remedy for inflammatory conditions. Coriander has a cooling effect on the body and is known for its antibacterial properties.
Rice Bran Oil
Rice bran oil is high in levels of vitamin E, vitamin B, and Omega-9. This oil, with its origin in Japan, helps protect the skin against premature aging. It has a rich moisturizing consistency.
Bentonite Clay is composed of aged volcanic ash. It is unique in that it has the ability to absorb toxins, chemicals, and impurities from the skin.
Apply lather on wet skin and massage gently for several seconds to let its active benefits work into your skin, then rinse well.
olea europaea (olive oil) macropiper excelsum (kawakawa leaf extract), water, cocos nucifera (coconut oil), water, sodium hydroxite, oryza sativa (rice bran oil), persea gratissima (avocado oil), theobroma cacao(cacao butter), Essential oils of: citrus aurantium ssp bergamia (bergamot), mentha arvensis (peppermint), coriandrum sativum (coriander), boswellia serrata (frankincence), bentonite (sodium) clay
Marama is a boutique skincare brand where they mix aesthetic design with a love for nature. All their products are built up from high quality, natural ingredients, native to Aotearoa New Zealand, and handmade in small batches.
The first sketch of every product created in Marama's Botanical Studio always starts with an ingredient native to Aotearoa New Zealand. From there, they build on a purpose and create a recipe out of high quality, 100% plant-based ingredients - keeping in mind the traditional use of these ingredients and translating them into smart, sculptural designs.
Their soap bars are handmade according to the traditional cold-pressed technique and are then cured for several weeks. The botanical quality and scent in each of their products take you on a journey during your daily wellness ritual. Along with their purpose of cleaning, the soap bars are also used for their aromatherapy and healing substances. The absence of synthetic preservatives make the bars nourishing as it elevates their hydrating component.
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