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stem organics - skin, health, life

Ingredients

Aloe Vera
Healing, soothing, antibacterial and moisturising properties. Contains B complex, Folic acid,
C, and Carotene. Great for healing, dry & damaged skin, acne, dandruff and sun protection.
Along with Kakadu Plum and Pomegranate, Organic Aloe is a feature of all Stem Organics
products.

Bamboo
A powder rich in mineral salts and silica, used to polish away dryness and refine rough
areas. After use, the skin is less scaly, smoother and softer.

Bearberry Extract
Assists with fading skin hyper pigmentation spots.

Cetyl Alcohol (Vegetable)
Derived from vegetable extracts and is a natural thickener, emulsifier and carrying agent.
Cetyl alcohol is non-irritating, does not dry the skin, and is not known to complicate acne.

Chamomile Extract
Used for its soothing effect, anti-inflammatory properties, antiseptic and skin
softening qualities.

Chamomile Essential Oil
With anti-irritant, soothing, and antioxidant properties it is reputed to bring down swelling
and pain in the skin and mucous membranes.

Decyl Glucoside
A mild cleansing agent extracted from glucose from sugar. Non-toxic, non-irritating and
will not block the pores.

Echinacea Extract
Helps speed skin healing due to acne, eczema and other problems. Great for wrinkles,
greasy skin, detoxifying, healing, calming and to firm and tone.

Evening Primrose Oil
Full of essential fatty acids (10%), which inhibit bacterial growth and allows your system
to defend against infection and inflammation. An exceptionally nourishing oil,
Evening Primrose Oil assists with rejuvenating skin, brittle nails, dry skin, eczema, to
break up psoriasis, and as an anti-wrinkle agent.

Glycerin (Vegetable)
A rich humectant, emollient and lubricant naturally extracted from vegetable oils.
(Synthetic glycerin, derived from propylene alcohol, is highly irritating to the skin and
scalp and should be avoided.) Draws moisture from the air to the skin, makes the skin
feel softer and smoother.

Goldenseal Extract
Used as an astringent and a tonic, to reduce skin toxins.

Gotu Kola Extract
Known as the ‘elixir of life’ for stressed skins, it rejuvenates and heals, and is useful
for wounds, dermatitis, scars, and to stimulate collagen synthesis. Gotu Kola is a
key element in skin repair and regeneration.

Grapefruit Essential Oil
As a natural toner, it is a purifier of congested, oily and acne prone skin, with an
uplifting natural fragrance.

Green Tea Extract
A powerful antioxidant, 20 times stronger than Vit E. Helps prevent free radical damage
caused by sun pollution and protect and revitalise the skin, with antibacterial and
antioxidant properties, and Vitamins E, C and B.

Horsechestnut Extract
Useful for psoriasis, eczema, dandruff, sensitive skin, red skin and cellulite.
Horsechestnut is also an excellent treatment for blotchy and sensitive skin.
It helps to strengthen capillaries and is anti-inflammatory.

Helichrysum Essential Oil
A wonderful essential oil. Fantastic for decades old scars, eczema, inflammation,
itching and skin regeneration. Also known as Immortelle.

Hydroxy Methylglycinate
This amino acid derived preservative is a broad-spectrum antimicrobial that is active
against bacteria, yeast and mould.

Jojoba Oil
A highly penetrating oil that closely resembles skins own sebum. High in EFAs and
protein, it is useful for superficial facial lines, psoriasis, skin itches, eczema, wrinkles,
to improve skin texture, and as a barrier to moisture loss. Contains myristic acid, which
is anti-inflammatory. Also suitable for acne prone skin as it won’t clog pores.

Kakadu Plum
A wonderful antioxidant from the wilds of northern Australia. Kakadu Plum one of the
world’s highest fruit source of vitamin C. Great as a skin tonic. Along with Pomegranate,
Kakadu Plum is a unique feature of all Stem Organics skincare products.

Lecithin (non-GMO soy)
Contains phospholipids for smoother, healthier more hydrated skin. Helps restore the
barrier function of the skin, protecting it from substances like bacteria and harmful chemicals;
it is also extremely high in natural fatty acids.

Mandarin Essential Oil
Contains flavonoids and vitamins A, B, C and E. A natural skin purifier with an uplifting
fruity scent.

Meadowsweet Extract
Naturally contains beta hydroxy acids to smooth and soften skin and hair.

Niacinamide (Vitamin B3)
Topical application of niacinamide has been shown to increase ceramide and free fatty
acid levels in skin and to prevent skin from losing water content. Useful for anti-ageing
purposes. A 4% strength has been found to be successful in helping to fight acne,
particularly over an 8-week period.

Olive Leaf Extract
Helps reduce skin damage due to UV radiation and pollution. Useful for skin hydration
and elasticity.

Orange Flower Extract
From the orange blossom. Along with its sweet fragrance it is helpful in relieving dull
skin. It is suitable for all skin types since it does not irritate and is also useful for the
treatment of broken capillaries under the skin's surface.

Pomegranate Extract
Pomegranate may be one of the most potent wrinkle-fighters, as it is high in polyphenols
and powerful antioxidants, and its extract can increase the SPF of topical sunscreens
by 25 percent. It is an amazing, healing fruit. Along with Organic Aloe and Kakadu Plum, Pomegranate is a feature of all Stem Organics products.

Potassium Sorbate
Derived from naturally occurring unsaturated fatty acids; it is a safe and effective,
food grade preservative.

Pro-Vit B5 (Panthenol)
Panthenol is the pro-vitamin of Vitamin B5, which improves the moisture-retention
capacity of the skin and stimulates skin regeneration. It also has an anti-inflammatory
and anti-itching effect. Panthenol is beneficial for hair, reducing hair splitting, thickening
the hair and providing sheen. It also greatly increases the water retention capacity of
the fingernails, increasing their flexibility and stability.

Rose Essential Oil
As one of the most complex of essential oils it is useful for all skin types, especially:
acne, dry sensitive skin, mature skin wrinkles, broken capillaries and eczema.
It's scent is also renowned as an aphrodisiac.

Rose Hip Oil
High in linoleic and linolenic acids as well as Vitamin C, which are essential for the
health of the hair, scalp and skin. Used for damaged skin and where regeneration of
new skin cells is needed.

Sea Buckthorn Berry Oil
Protective, healing, regenerative, high in Vitamin E and useful for anti-ageing purposes.
The richest herbal source of vitamins E & A, which prevent formation of free radicals.
Absorbs UV rays, heals wounds, and is beneficial for acne, eczema and dermatitis.

Sunflower Oil
An emollient extracted from the seeds of the sunflower. Rich in essential fatty acids,
Sunflower Oil is very high in essential fatty acids and helps to moisturize, regenerate
and condition the skin. Good for mature, sensitive and dry, damaged skin.

Sweet Orange Essential Oil
A natural skin purifier with an uplifting fruity scent.

Tangerine Essential Oil
A natural skin purifier with an uplifting fruity scent.

Tasmanian Kelp
Seaweeds are full of anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties and contain
many minerals.

Tea Tree Essential Oil
An antiseptic and germicide. Minimises most skin irritations including acne.

Tocopherol (Natural d-alpha tocopherol)
Also known as the antioxidant vitamin E. Vitamin E is anti-ageing and helps protect
against UVA & UVB. This natural Vitamin E is from soy.

Vanilla Oil
From the vanilla bean and used mainly for its great aroma.

Willowbark Extract
Contains potent antimicrobial properties. Active against two of the skin flora implicated
in acne Staphylococcus aureus and Propionibacterium acnes). Also increases the cell
renewal capabilities of cosmetic formulations.

Xanthan Gum
Used as a natural thickening agent.

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
The pure essential oil normalises sebum production and is useful for dry,
oily or combination skin.

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