A protein used to transport oxygen in the blood.
A plant-derived substance also known as witch hazel, hamamelis virginiana is often used as an astringent, a skin conditioner and a hair conditioner
Hawthorn is a plant that is primarily used in medicine for provide protection from heart disease and other circulatory problems.
A clay mineral often used in facial masks due to its ability to absorb oils. Also used as a bulking and viscosity controlling agent.
Derived from the sunflower seed, this oil has an amber colour. Sunflower seed oil is used in skin conditioning and moisturising products as well as hair conditioners and suntan lotions.
A seed oil from the St Johnâ€™s Wort plant with a perfume aroma, making it suitable for use in cosmetic items.
A group of skin care extracts with the ability to retain moisture.
An oil that helps to moisturise and heal dry skin due to the presence of essential vitamins and fatty acids that are absorbed by the skin with relative ease.
Vegetable dye extracted from Henna leaves, commonly used to provide a reddish dye for the hair.
A substance that aids with anti-inflammatory responses due to its ability to prevent the blood from clotting.
Medical condition used to describe the inflammation of the liver.
A Herefordshire based company run by a Botanist, Herbfarmacy creates cosmetic products where the ingredients are all organic and thoroughly researched.
A condition that results in blisters appearing on the skin.
A highlight is where select strands of hair are subtly dyed a certain colour, as opposed to the entire set of hair being dyed that same colour.
An extract from the fruit of the sea buckthorn, this substance is used as a skin conditioner and masking agent within cosmetic formulas.
Hippophae Rhamnoides Oil is extracted from the fruits of the seabuckthorn. The extract is used as an emollient and skin conditioner.
The term used to describe the treating of a medical condition with naturally occurring substances. Homeopathy typically includes using the substance that actually caused the disease in the first place as a form of treatment.
Enhances the moisture retaining capabilities of skin and hair. Honey contains a mix of nectar and bee enzymes that contain carbohydrates, Vitamins B, C, D and E, plus minerals.
Obtained from the deep-sea fish known as the â€œOrange Roughyâ€. Hoplostethus oil as emollient properties for use in cosmetics.
Small flowering plants that are used to treat health issues affecting the central nervous system, such as stress and anxiety and insomnia. Hops also have antiseptic properties and can be used on the surface of the skin to treat ulcers.