Liquorice Liquorice is antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and moisturizing when applied tropically. It has been used by herbalists to aid wound healing. It can also be used to reduce redness and Rosecea by whitening skin. Products that contain this ingredient: Coalface, Ole Henriksen Truth Serum Collagen Boost Advertisements


Bananas Bananas emollient and highly moisturizing when applied externally. They are packed with potassium and are a powerhouse of nutrition, containing many vitamins and minerals, which can soften the skin. Fully ripened bananas have anti-fungal and antibiotic benefits. Products that contain this ingredient: Oatifix

Cocoa Butter

Cocoa Butter Cocoa butter is a natural softener for the skin. It is effective in treating itchy, dry skin when applied externally. It is used for its softening, moisturizing, and conditioning properties. Products that contain this ingredient: Dark Angels, Cupcake

Rhassoul Mud

Rhassoul Mud Rhassoul is a clay extracted from underground. It is a natural mineral that has a foaming effect. Rhassoul clay is a wonderful and effective ingredient for cleansing, detoxifying, and for general skin care treatments. Products that contain this ingredient: Dark angels, Cupcake, Moringa Body Butter


Eggs Eggs are known for their high protein content. The protein in eggs contains all the essential amino acids that the human body requires. It also contains vitamins, minerals, such as zinc. They are a particularly a good source of vitamin B. Products that contain this ingredient: A Sacred Truth, Brazened Honey, Cosmetic Warrior


Yogurt Yogurt is a remedy for sunburn, and other skin conditions, very soothing and moisturizing on the skin. It feels pleasant and cooling when applied. When added to a product, yogurt helps to adjust the pH level. It is rich in protein and calcium. Products that contain this ingredient: A Sacred Truth

Witch Hazel

Witch Hazel The benefits of witch hazel are predominantly in its astringent and anti-inflammatory properties. It is used to lighten the skin, remove excess oil and dirt, and tighten skin. Being a relatively mild astringent, witch hazel health benefits including treating skin conditions such as acne, psoriasis, and eczema. Products that contain this ingredient: Grease … Continue reading

Wheat Germ Oil

Wheat Germ Oil Wheat germ oil can decrease skin roughness, dryness, and fine lines. The oil is loaded with vitamin E, a very powerful antioxidant. It also contains proteins, oleic and linoleic fatty acids, vitamin B complex, iron and magnesium. Out of these, oleic and linoleic acids are particularly soothing for skin and maintaining skin … Continue reading

Vitamin K

Vitamin K Vitamin K will not do much for skin from the inside. It is a nutrient that is responsible for helping blood clot. Research has been shown that skin treatments with vitamin K can reduce bruising. And it can be effective in reducing dark circles.

Vitamin E

Vitamin E Vitamin E helps by reducing the damage caused by free radicals, a harmful byproduct of sunlight, smoke, and etc. Free radicals gobble up collagen and elastin, the fibers that support skin structure, causing wrinkles and other signs of aging. It has been proven clinically that vitamin E can be highly protective against sun … Continue reading