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Skingredient Glossary

Discover the natural wonders of Bruny Botanica's skincare ingredients. From soothing botanical extracts to nourishing oils and revitalising essential oils, explore our comprehensive list of ingredients and uncover their topical skincare benefits. 

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Apricot Kernel Oil (Prunus armeniaca):

Apricot kernel oil is rich in vitamin E and essential fatty acids, making it deeply nourishing and moisturising for the skin. It absorbs easily, leaving the skin soft and supple.

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Bergamot Essential Oil (Citrus bergamia):

Bergamot essential oil has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, making it beneficial for acne-prone and sensitive skin. It also has a refreshing citrus scent that uplifts the mood.

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Cedarwood Essential Oil (Cedrus atlantica):

Cedarwood essential oil helps balance oily skin and soothe irritation. Its earthy aroma promotes relaxation and grounding.

 

Chamomile Extract (Matricaria chamomilla):

Chamomile extract is known for its calming and anti-inflammatory properties, making it ideal for soothing sensitive or irritated skin. It can help reduce redness and promote healing.

 

Chia Seed Oil (Salvia hispanica):

Chia seed oil is rich in antioxidants and omega-3 fatty acids, which help hydrate and nourish the skin. It also has anti-inflammatory properties that can soothe dry or irritated skin.

 

Coconut Milk:

Coconut milk is moisturising and hydrating for the skin, providing a boost of nourishment. It contains vitamins C and E, as well as fatty acids, which help improve skin texture and tone.

 

Coconut Oil Liquid (Cocos nucifera):

Liquid coconut oil is lightweight and easily absorbed, providing moisturisation without feeling greasy. It contains lauric acid, which has antimicrobial properties that can help fight acne-causing bacteria.

 

Coconut Oil Solid (Cocos nucifera):

Solid coconut oil is a versatile moisturiser that melts upon contact with the skin, leaving it soft and hydrated. It forms a protective barrier that locks in moisture, making it especially beneficial for dry or chapped skin.

 

Colloidal Oats:

Colloidal oats have soothing and anti-inflammatory properties, making them excellent for calming irritated or inflamed skin. They form a protective barrier on the skin, helping to retain moisture and restore the skin's natural barrier.

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Dead Sea Salt:

Dead Sea salt is rich in minerals such as magnesium, calcium, and potassium, which help nourish and revitalise the skin. It exfoliates dead skin cells, promotes circulation, and can help relieve muscle tension.

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Epsom Salt (Magnesium sulfate):

Epsom salt is known for its detoxifying properties and ability to soothe sore muscles. When used in skincare, it can help exfoliate dead skin cells, reduce inflammation, and improve overall skin health.

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Frankincense Essential Oil (Boswellia carterii):

Frankincense essential oil has rejuvenating properties that can help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It also has a calming aroma that promotes relaxation and reduces stress.

 

French Green Clay:

French green clay is rich in minerals and has detoxifying properties that help draw out impurities from the skin. It can help balance oil production, tighten pores, and improve overall skin tone.

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Grapeseed Oil (Vitis vinifera):

Grapeseed oil is lightweight and non-comedogenic, making it suitable for all skin types, including oily and acne-prone skin. It contains antioxidants and linoleic acid, which help moisturise and protect the skin from environmental damage.

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Hemp Seed Oil (Cannabis sativa):

Hemp seed oil is rich in omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, which help hydrate and soothe the skin. It also has anti-inflammatory properties that can help reduce redness and irritation.

Jojoba Oil (Simmondsia chinensis):

Jojoba oil closely resembles the natural sebum produced by the skin, making it an excellent moisturiser for all skin types. It helps balance oil production, unclog pores, and soothe dry or irritated skin.

 

Lavender Essential Oil (Lavandula angustifolia):

Lavender essential oil has calming and soothing properties that can help reduce stress and promote relaxation. It also has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties, making it beneficial for acne-prone and sensitive skin.

 

Mandarin Essential Oil (Citrus reticulata):

Mandarin essential oil has a bright and uplifting scent that can help improve mood and reduce anxiety. It also has antiseptic properties that can help cleanse and refresh the skin.

 

Macadamia Nut Oil (Macadamia integrifolia):

Macadamia nut oil is rich in antioxidants and fatty acids, making it deeply nourishing and moisturising for the skin. It helps restore the skin's natural barrier, leaving it soft, smooth, and hydrated.

 

Neroli Essential Oil (Citrus aurantium):

Neroli essential oil has a sweet and floral aroma that is known for its calming and uplifting effects. It also has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, making it beneficial for acne-prone and sensitive skin.

 

Olive Oil (Olea europaea):

Olive oil is rich in antioxidants and vitamins, including vitamin E, which help hydrate and nourish the skin. It has anti-inflammatory properties that can help soothe irritation and promote healing.

 

Pumpkin Seed Oil (Cucurbita pepo):

Pumpkin seed oil is rich in antioxidants, vitamins, and fatty acids, which help hydrate, nourish, and protect the skin. It has anti-inflammatory properties that can help reduce redness and inflammation.

 

Rose Geranium Essential Oil (Pelargonium graveolens):

Rose geranium essential oil has a floral and rosy scent that is known for its balancing and harmonising effects on the skin. It can help regulate oil production, reduce inflammation, and promote healing.

Rosemary Essential Oil (Rosmarinus officinalis):

Rosemary essential oil has stimulating and invigorating properties that can help improve circulation and promote a healthy scalp. It also has antibacterial and antifungal properties, making it beneficial for acne-prone and oily skin.

Rose Water:

Rose water has a soothing and hydrating effect on the skin, helping to balance pH levels and reduce redness and irritation. It has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties that can help refresh and rejuvenate the skin.

 

Safflower Oil (Carthamus tinctorius):

Safflower oil is lightweight and non-comedogenic, making it suitable for all skin types. It is rich in linoleic acid, which helps moisturise and protect the skin without clogging pores.

Shea Butter (Vitellaria paradoxa):

Shea butter is deeply moisturising and nourishing for the skin, making it ideal for dry or dehydrated skin. It contains vitamins A and E, as well as fatty acids, which help improve skin elasticity and promote healing.

 

Tamanu Oil (Calophyllum inophyllum):

Tamanu oil has anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties that can help soothe and heal irritated or damaged skin. It also has regenerative properties that can help reduce the appearance of scars and stretch marks.

Tea Tree Essential Oil (Melaleuca alternifolia):

Tea tree essential oil has powerful antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties that can help treat acne and other skin conditions. It also has a refreshing and invigorating scent that can help energise the mind and body.

 

Turmeric:

Turmeric has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties that can help brighten and even out skin tone. It also has antimicrobial properties that can help prevent acne and promote healing.

 

 

Vitamin E (Tocopherol):

Vitamin E is a powerful antioxidant that helps protect the skin from damage caused by free radicals and environmental stressors. It also has moisturising properties that can help hydrate and nourish the skin.

 

 

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil (Cananga odorata):

Ylang ylang essential oil has a sweet and floral aroma that is known for its calming and aphrodisiac effects. It also has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties that can help balance oil production and promote healing.

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Dead Sea Salt:

Dead Sea salt is rich in minerals such as magnesium, calcium, and potassium, which help nourish and revitalise the skin. It exfoliates dead skin cells, promotes circulation, and can help relieve muscle tension.

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