Pura Botanica was created “to bring the best of organic and sustainably harvested ingredients together in uniquely luxurious products that allow us to transcend the every day for a moment and experience bliss.”
Pura Botanica Founder
Aloe Vera Leaf Extract- a gel like substance that is naturally extracted from the aloe vera plant, which soothes and moisturizes the skin and aids in healing skin conditions and disorders. The aloe vera plant is native to Africa.
Andes Rose Salt- harvested from the Andes Mountain range in Bolivia, this ancient salt cleans pores and alleviates swelling.
Annatto Seed- is an emollient that provides antioxidant properties in body care products such as creams, lotions and shampoos. It originates in South and Central America.
Baking Soda-the chemical compound of sodium bicarbonate, has been used since the ancient Egyptians as a cleansing agent and to soothe itchy skin.
Beeswax-a natural wax produced in the hives of honey bees, is used in body products as a natural protective barrier between the environment and your skin.
Bergamot Essential Oil-extracted from its tree, this oil is used frequently for its uplifting aromatherapy.
Blood Orange Essential Oil-well known for its uplifting and antiseptic properties, has also been used for skin treatments to alleviate eczema or acne.
Cedarwood Essential Oil-obtained from the heartwood of cedars, this essential oil is used for its antiseptic and relaxing properties.
Chamomile Essential Oil-most commonly used oil in aromatherapy for its relaxing and sedative benefits. It is native to Europe and western Asia.
Chamomile Flower-known in ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome as a medicinal drug. The chamomile flower aids in sleep, and calms the nerves.
Cinnamon Essential Oil-native to Indonesia, this oil is extracted from the leaves and twigs of the tree. Cinnamon oil is therapeutic in smell and can have a calming effect.
Citrus Petitgrain Essential Oil-anti-oxidant and full of Vitamin C.
Clove Essential Oil-native of Indonesia and the Malacca Islands, stimulating.
Coconut Essential Oil-is a moisturizer.
Cotton Wick-burns cleaner than metal or zinc core wicks. Helps reduce allergens and soot in the environment.
Echinacea Extract- is used for its antibacterial properties.
Epsom Salt-can help improve circulation, aid in skin conditions and aching muscles.
Eucalyptus Essential Oil-extracted from the Eucalyptus leaves and twigs, this essential oil is indigenous to Australia and is known for its antibacterial properties.
Geranium Essential Oil-from South Africa to Madagascar, the geranium essential oil is extracted for its uplifting properties.
Himalayan Salt-harvested in the Himalayan Mountains for over the last 250 million years, it is considered one of the purest salts of the world and contains 84 natural elements that naturally occur in our bodies. Himalayan salts help treat common skin conditions, ailments that affect joints and muscles and can relieve stress and cramps.
Jojoba Seed Oil –generally grown in Mexico, has anti-fungal, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant properties.
Lavandin Essential Oil-grown in France, this oil is known for its calming effects.
Lavender Bulgarian Essential Oil-extracted in the lavender fields of Bulgaria, is a natural anti-microbial and is best used in aromatherapy.
Lavender Essential Oil-introduced by England, the lavender essential oil is the most sought after in aromatherapy. It’s light, fresh aroma has a soothing and calming effect on the nervous system, helps relieve tension, headaches and insomnia.
Lavender Flower-dried lavender flowers can be used in many natural remedies and its properties consist of creating a calming effect.
Lemongrass Essential Oil-native to India, lemongrass essential oil can be revitalizing.
Lemongrass Flower-used in teas as a diuretic, lemongrass flower can be calming.
Matricaria Flower Extract-also known as chamomile flower extract, originates in Europe and Asia. Known for its calming and anti-inflammatory properties.
Orange Essential Oil-used in aromatherapy for its calming and up-lifting effects.
Orange Peel-loaded with anti-oxidants.
Palm Saponified Oil-provides skin conditioning treatments in soaps and is one of the most typical vegetable oils used in producing natural soaps.
Palmarosa Essential Oil-known for its calming and uplifting properties.
Patchouli Essential Oil-native to Malaysia and India the patchouli essential oil is valuable in skincare for its regenerative properties.
Peppermint Essential Oil-cooling and refreshing, peppermint essential oilcan be stimulating. It is native of the Mediterranean.
Petitgrain Essential Oil-also known for its calming properties.
Rose Hips oil-good source of Vitamin C and known for its anti-inflammatory and diuretic effects.
Rosemary Extract-known for its rejuvenating and therapeutic properties.
Rosewood Essential Oil-originates in Brazil, this slightly spicy, floral and sweet oil is known for its uplifting, stimulating and regenerative properties.
Safflower Seed Oil-contains Vitamin E. It acts as a protective barrier that can prevent water from leaving your skin.
Sage-found in the Mediterranean, sage can be attributed to many properties, such as, anti-fungal, anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory and can help treat skin conditions.
Shea Butter-harvested in Africa, has many healing and curative properties. Mostly used in skin and hair products for its deep moisturizing, skin regenerative and skin healing properties.
Soy Wax-lasts three times longer than petroleum-based candle wax, allow the essential oil to burn through so there is no wax burning smell. Also when burned, soy wax leaves virtually no soot. Soybeans are a sustainable and renewable resource grown in USA.
Sunflower Essential Oil-high in Vitamins A, D and especially E, sunflower essential oil is loaded with skin cleansing, nourishing and conditioning properties. It is one of the most common vegetable oils used in soaps.
Sweet Almond Essential Oil-an excellent moisturizer and emollient, meaning it nourishes and softens the skin, is used to benefit hair and skin conditions. Almond oil also can help relieve itchy, dry skin and is non greasy and gets absorbed quickly in the skin.
Sweet Orange Essential Oil-sweet orange trees are native to China, known for its uplifting and calming properties.
Tangerine Essential Oil-native to China, tangerine essential oil is an antiseptic, and can be soothing.
Vanilla-has many therapeutic and stimulating properties. In aromatherapy it is a warming, comforting scent which eases the mind. It also is an anti-oxidant and sedative.
Vanilla Bean-calms the mind, and also provides a natural exfoliate in soaps. Vanilla bean also protects and softens skin.
Vitamin A-Can help maintain a strong immune system due to its anti-oxidant properties.
Vitamin E-an anti-oxidant that benefits skin health by protecting skin cells from the outside elements and stresses of every day exposure.
Water-also known in Latin as Aqua, water is the key ingredient to many bath and body products. Water is used to create solutions and emulsions with various ingredients.