ingredient spotlight + folklore : BLACK PEPPER

Soul Benefits Black Pepper is spicy, earthy and incredibly grounding. It has an uncanny ability to create strength and endurance to express yourself freely. It builds up our own internal voice and allows us to remain calm and centered as we express it to the world. History + Folklore Black pepper has been grown in … Continued

ingredient spotlight + folklore : PLUMERIA

“Your sacred space is where you can find yourself over and over again.” ― Joseph Campbell Skin Benefits Sweetly scented, vibrant petals that speak to the soul. Plumeria is an incredibly energetic bloom.  The skin benefits from this flower truly work on an emotional level. Connecting us to the divine, light, abundant love and wisdom … Continued

ingredient spotlight + folklore : YARROW

Skin Benefits Regenerative. Soothing. Healing. Yarrow’s most ancient use is in healing the skin. Yarrow has antimicrobial and pain relieving traits and is wonderful for soothing skin that is prone to irritations. It is also deeply nourishing and restorative. It aids in healing broken capillaries and is ideal for sensitive skin as well as problematic … Continued

ingredient spotlight + folklore : MARSHMALLOW

Skin Benefits This ethereal herb has an array of healing benefits for hair, skin and the digestive system. Marshmallow root (Althea officinalis) is a demulcent meaning it soothes irritated, inflamed, or inured skin, it is emollient which lends to the softening and smoothing of the skin, and it is vulnerary which aids in the healing … Continued

ingredient spotlight + folklore : CALENDULA

“calendula strengthens the heart exceedingly.” ― Nicholas Culpepper Skin Benefits This bright sunshine flower is an arsenal of skin loving nourishment. Calendula is a deeply healing ingredient. If you apply calendula flower oil to your cuts, scrapes, bruises, and insect bites, you can quickly speed the healing process, partially due to the anti-inflammatory properties of … Continued