Sapphire Clarifying~Sun Protect Duo~ for Face!
Enjoy a summer of smooth sailing in the skin department with this soothing, nourishing, and sun protecting duo inspired by smooth blue skies and magical starry nights. This serum and cream were made for each other and want to lavish you with their abundant skin and spirit life-giving properties!
The Sapphire Skies Duo is made up of a daily vitamin rich Star Sapphire beauty serum and a Sapphire Skies Clarifying face cream.
To use: Begin with 2-3 drops of serum and gently press into face. Follow up with the face cream to seal it in and boost sun protection. You can also use the serum on its own after a day in the sun as well!
STAR SAPPHIRE BEAUTY SERUM
This gorgeous blue-green serum contains powerful anti-inflammatory oils that soothe and regenerate skin cells. It formulated to help balance oil production and calm red inflamed skin and acne! It is highly regenerative and great for mature skin as well! Wonderful to use as a pre AND post sun treatment!
Star Sapphire Ingredients:
Oils of watermelon, guava, strawberry seed, cucumber seed, blueberry, cucumber, and aloe Vera. Essential oils of blue tansy, juniper, Bergamot, Ylang, frankincense, and cape chamomile.
SAPPHIRE SKIES~CLARIFYING FACE CREAM is a lightweight daily face moisturizer that also contains natural mineral sun protection. This gorgeous nutrient rich, herb infused cream helps to heal and repair damaged skin, soothe and prevent blemishes, promotes healthy cell renewal, boosts collagen production, balances oil production, calms redness and inflammatory skin conditions such as acne, eczema, rosacea, and psoriasis.
It contains the freshest and most AMAZING carrier oils, sustainably sourced from a small organic supplier who specializes in creating the most nutrient rich oils. I have never found better or more high vibe oils anywhere! Usually the carrier oils simply smell like oil... whereas esssntial oils have a strong scent... but in this case the carrier oils actually smell like the fruit they come from! For example, the watermelon seed oil smells like watermelon, the apple seed like apples, the strawberry seed, like fresh strawberries. It truly makes my heart and skin sing!!!
Sapphire Skies Face Cream Ingredients:
Oils of watermelon seed, raspberry seed, strawberry seed, olive squalene, black currant, prickly pear seed, and Abyssinian... these base oils are infused with skin healing herbs of Nettle (for purifying), plantain (skin healing), calendula (repairing and regenerating), Gotu Kola (collagen promoting), horsetail (mineral rich.. strengthens skin), lemon balm (clears skin and shrinks blemishes) willow bark (Clarifying)... and acne fighting essential oils of juniper, lavender, mint, blue tansy, helichrysum, clary sage, blue Chamomile, Manuka, rosemary, and Bergamot... also included is mango butter, beeswax, and zinc oxide~ this is the active sun protecting ingredient along with raspberry seed oil... more on that below!
Both the cream and the serum feature rare BLUE TANSY essential oil.Rare and precious blue tansy oil is extremely soothing, calming, and healing to red, irritated, inflamed, dry and itchy skin. It is also wonderful for treating acne and chronic skin conditions like rosacea and eczema. Blue takes the red out and brings back a natural healthy glow. It decongests congested skin. And don't worry, it won't leave your face blue 😂.. just soft and calm and lovely.. the way nature intended.
Blue tansy is also antiviral, anti-fungal, anti-allergenic, analgesic, antibacterial, and contains natural antihistamines that help with allergies! It gently opens up the airways and relieves congestion. It also good for aches and pains and even headaches!
Emotionally it is very soothing, calming...It instantly calms the nervous system and is effective at treating anxiety. It has a warm sweet herbaceous almost fruity aroma that brings about a child like wonder, an open heart, and peaceful innocent joy! It also helps boost self esteem and confidence! Ya! Putting this on your face is like diving into an ocean of BLISS!
A bit about the base oils featured in the Duo!
GUAVA SEED OIL:
Guava Seed Oil contains Vitamins A, E, K, pantothenic acid, Vitamin B6, niacin, and carotenoids... these nutrients prevent premature aging, by maintaining skin elasticity!
It is extremely rich in vitamin c and also contains unusual minerals such as copper, manganese and magnesium. These all help to slow down the damage/aging process, and make skin beautifully soft and supple.
Glycosides in Guava Oil, promote collagen production in the skin. (Collagen is responsible for keeping the skin firm and plump.)
Guava Seed Oil is also very rich in iodine. Iodine is often included in skin care products to help promote a clear complexion, because iodine is a broad spectrum antiseptic, which counters all kinds of fungus, bacteria, and viruses.
Guava Seed Oil promotes skin toning and firming, due to its astringent properties. It fights acne, blackheads, and over time, reduces pore size.
CUCUMBER SEED OIL:
Cucumber Oil is a natural source of erepsin and proteolytic enzymes, which treat eczema, and infected pimples.
It contains silicon, silica, sulfur, and sterols, all of which powerfully restructure the skin tissues.Its natural Vitamin C and caffeic content, reduce the swelling of puffy skin. It is soothing, cooling, and hydrating... so perfect for after sun care!
BLUEBERRY SEED OIL:
Several scientific studies have proven Blueberries to be the top free radical neutralizer, of all plants.
Using this oil as a facial serum, can help ward off lines and wrinkles, since the antioxidants found in blueberry seed oil scavenge free radicals.
Anthocyanin reveals itself in the vibrant pigmentation. These anthocyanins protect cells from the damaging effects of free radicals, which can lead to chronic skin conditions.
STRAWBERRY SEED OIL:
This is an effective moisturizer for all skin. It is super rich in antioxidants that mop up the free radicals that cause the skin to age prematurely. It is rich in skin brightening Vitamins C, A, B, and E... as well as beta carotene. It is rich in minerals and has an excellent balance of omega 3, 6, and 9.
The tannins contained in Strawberry Oil, effectively remove toxins from the pores, while also toning large pores. Salicylic acid in Strawberry Oil, is also known for removing dead cells from the skin, and unclogging acne pores.
Together with its natural zinc, these factors make it wonderful for the treatment of blackheads and acne.
Strawberry Seed Oil also contains ellagic acid, which is known for reducing: hyperpigmentation, dark spots, acne scars, and wrinkle depth.These natural and gentle 'acids', help eliminate dead skin cells, and deep-clean the skin.
The effects of this 'natural exfoliation,' happens over several months, because the natural strawberry acids are mild, so you never have to worry about stripping the skin of its natural oils.
WATERMELON SEED OIL:
This gorgeous Oil has been pressed from Watermelon seeds without heat which preserves all the nutrients. It gently detoxes skin, balances oil production, and smoothes fine lines and wrinkles, as it is packed with sterols and phenols, which also alleviate acne & dermatitis.
RASPBERRY SEED OIL: (Also found in the Mermaid Beauty Duo)
Raspberry seed is such a special oil as it contains a natural spf of 40... I don’t like to rely on JUST oils for sun care... this is why I always add zinc oxide to my sun care which literally BLOCKS out damaging UV rays, but raspberry seed oil boosts the protection that is already there. It’s a booster!
We know that polyphenols in red wine, are antioxidants, but did you know that polyphenols in Red Raspberry Oil prevent skin pigmentation, and firm collagen, keeping it plump and youthful, when applied to the skin?
Red Raspberry Seed Oil has an exceptionally high spectrum of Vitamin E tocopherols - alpha, gamma alpha and rare y-tocopherol, .... the amazing compounds heal scar tissue, and repair skin, and boost elasticity.
Red Raspberry Oil is very high in and omega-3, omega-6 fatty acids, and omega-9, totaling 83% EFA's, which helps heal rashes, eczema and other skin lesions, while providing an exceptional emollient barrier.
Red Raspberry Oil, being so rich in alpha linolenic acid, suggests anti-inflammatory properties, thus making it an effective oil in the treatment of psoriasis, deep acne, sensitive skins, and dermatitis of un-diagnosed origin.
Ellagic acid is found highest in Raspberry Seed Oil, which plays a protective role in preventing skin damage, such as DNA mutations, and pigmentation.
Red Raspberry Seed Oil neutralizes free radicals in the skin, (which are the cause of wrinkles and skin blemishes.)
Phenolic compounds, like those in Red Raspberry Oil, are among the most studied natural antioxidant compounds, as they are antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, and anti-aging, but can also permeate through the dermis, reaching the deepest levels of the skins matrix.
PRICKLY PEAR SEED:
This rare and precious ( and therefor costly ) oil is the most effective beauty oil on the market. Prickly pear seed oil is rich in vitamin K which evens out skin tone, reduces redness and inflammation, improves the texture of skin, brightens undereye circles, reduces broken capillaries, tightens pores, encourages collagen production, and lightens hyper-pigmentation. It's high content of linoleic acid protects the skin barrier, increases moisture, and fends off acne. It also has the highest amount of Vitamin E of all plant oils which is essential to healthy skin. Vitamin E helps to repair skin, heal wounds, reverse sun damage and fade scars and acne lesions. It also keeps the skin soft and hydrated and works to minimize and prevent wrinkles and fine lines by increasing cell turnover to reveal healthy glowing skin!
Mango Butter: a highly emollient butter that softens and smooths skin. Naturally protects against UV radiation and helps treat skin rash, eczema, burns, and bites. Restores and retains moisture, giving skin a plump, youthful glow.