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Blissful Balance Product Information
Our bath and body products are specially made for Blissful Balance, using the
best botanicals from around the world, and are enhanced with precious and
pure essential oils.
We don't use synthetic chemicals, dyes, fragrances and petroleum
by-product. In fact, more than 95% of our products are completely chemical
free. When we do require preservatives and additives, be assured that they
are solely botanically derived.
Our products are never tested on animals.
This scentless oil is a great nutrient for softening and conditioning skin. It's
especially suitable for eczema, itchy, dry and inflamed skin. It contains
glucosides, vitamins and minerals and makes a great massage oil. Especially
recommended for mature and aging skin.
Aloe Vera Oil
Known for healing effects and used in many cosmetics, Aloe Vera is commonly
known for its skin healing properties and moisturizes and softens skin. It is
very rich in nutrients, tissue oxygenation and has vital anti-aging effects.
Apricot Kernel Oil
This finely textured carrier oil is easily absorbed by the skin without leaving it
feeling oily. Contains vitamins and minerals beneficial to the skin. Helps to
nourish, revitalize, moisturize and restructure the skin. A softening, emollient
oil excellent for all skin types, but particularly helpful for dehydrated, delicate,
mature or sensitive skin. Helps to soothe inflammation.
This highly therapeutic oil is rich in vitamins A, B1, B2 Panthothenic acid,
Vitamin D, E, protein, lecithin and fatty acids. It's a very good, penetrating
nutrient for dry skin and eczema. Avocado oil is said to have healing and
Camellia oil has excellent skin restructuring and moisturizing virtues. This oil
is great for use in emollient cremes for around the eyes, softening hand
creams, restructuring creams for damaged skin, moisturizing creams for the
face, neck or other dry skin, and most all products for normal and mature
skin. Used as a skin tonic to prevent premature age related wrinkles and as a
tonic for dry or damaged hair.
Vitamin C, derived from citrus fruit. It is used commonly in hair and skin care
products and many post perm ingredients to neutralize odor. Has astringent
and antioxidant properties and also can be used as a stabilizer and
It is highly protective and acts as a water repellent. It contains about 5 IU of
vitamin E per ounce. This is a very good carrier oil for dry, itchy, sensitive skin
and will not clog pores. It moisturizes, softens and soothes the skin while
providing a protective layer to hold moisture to the skin.
Flax Seed Oil
Is high in vitamin E and rich in essential fatty acids which directly take part in
the regulation of skin permeability. It has skin restructuring and moisturizing
properties and stimulates cellular regeneration.
A very light and non-greasy oil that contains essential fatty acids and rich in
vitamins and minerals. An excellent moisturizer for all skin types and is often
used for dry or mature skins. Very beneficial for skin that is dehydrated and
under nourished. It is said to help with regeneration of the skin and
softening of the tissue.
Green Tea Extract
Green Tea contains compounds known as Polyphenols, including
Phytochemicals that have antioxidant, antibacterial, and health-enhancing
properties. It helps to shield the skin from potent free radicals.
Hazelnut oil contains essential fatty acids including linoleic acid. It is one of
the most unsaturated vegetable oils and is highly penetrative and fine
textured. Helps to tone and tighten the skin while strengthening capillaries
and assisting in cell regeneration. Has good astringent qualities and is said
to help maintain the skin's firmness and elasticity.
Jojoba is not an oil but a liquid wax which offers the traits of both to make it
a great ingredients in soaps, creams, and massage oils. It is highly
penetrating and closely resembles our sebum. Use it as a facial moisturizer
and you will be delighted with the results. Contains myristic acid which is
anti-inflammatory making it a good oil for arthritis and rheumatism.
This oil from Hawaii is high in essential fatty acids vital for the metabolism of
healthy skin. Vitamins A, C and E are added to stabilize the oil. Kukui nut oil is
easily absorbed by the skin and soothes irritated, sunburned, or burned skin.
A wonderful massage oil.
Macadamia Nut Oil
Macadamia nut oil is similar to sebum, the oil naturally produced by human
skin to protect it. Is the best plant source of palmitoleic acid (effective
antioxidant) and is similar to the oil our skin produces, the production of
which declines as we age. It absorbs well into the skin, is highly emollient
and soothing. Macadamia Nut Oil contains magnesium and thiamin.
Neem oil is rich in fatty acids and glycerides and together with its healing
properties, provides an excellent natural moisturizing base for skin care
formulations. It is widely hailed as a natural insect repellent.
Palm Stearic Acid
Palm stearic acid is a natural vegetable fatty acid derived from the palm tree.
It gives softness and pearliness to cremes and lotions.
Rice Bran Oil:
Rice bran oil contains the highest amount of all natural vitamin E in liquid
form. It is also rich in phytic and ferulic acids, which promote microfoliation (a
gentle form of exfoliation) while helping balance melanin production. It also
contains proanthrocyanidins, which protect collagen and elastin to ensure
suppleness of the skin. Rice bran oil is particularly high in fatty acids. It is
excellent for mature, delicate or sensitive skin.
Rosemary extract is made of oil soluble antioxidant compounds derived from
the herb rosemary. As a natural preservative, it prevents rancidity in which
vegetable/plant oils have been made.
Safflower oil has a very high percentage of linoleic acid (70%) and therefore
helps to moisturize, nourish and restructure the skin.
Sesame oil is rich in essential fatty acids and helps to maintain integrity of the
skin tissue while restructuring and moisturizing the skin. Contains natural
antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, proteins, lecithin and amino acids.
Traditionally used in the Indian Ayurvedic healing art. Sesame oil is high in
unsaponifiables which is a large group of compounds called plant steroids or
sterolins, which soften the skin and have superior moisturizing effect on the
upper layer of the skin and reduce scars.
Shea butter is an emollient that is extremely therapeutic, helping to heal
cracked, aged and damaged skin. Its chemical constituents help to heal
bruising and soreness, and penetrates the skin and leaves it feeling soft and
smooth. It has vitamin A, E and is highly compatible with skin. Shea butter
has a high content of unsaponifiables and cinnamic esters, which have
antimicrobial and moisturizing properties and provide protection from the UV
rays of the sun. Unsaponifiables are a large group of compounds called plant
steroids or sterolins which soften the skin, have superior moisturizing effect
on the upper layer of the skin and reduce scars.
Sunflower Oil is very high in essential fatty acids and helps to moisturize,
regenerate and condition the skin. It is rich in Vitamins A,C, D, and E. The
high Vitamin E content makes this oil especially helpful for delicate and dry
skin. Sunflower Oil has a protective effect on the skin. It is believed to have
healing properties when applied to bruises and skin conditions. Good for
mature, sensitive and dry, damaged skin.
Vitamin E is an antioxidant that improves circulation and is necessary for
tissue repair. It promotes healing, reduces scarring, and can also enhance
sperm production in some men. It promotes healthy skin by retarding aging
and may prevent skin spots, as well.