Ingredients you are missing out on when you switch from drugstore body oil to Seed
What are you missing out on when you make the switch from your drugstore body oil mist to Seed Body Oil Mist?
Let's see: two popular ingredients that you will no longer be spritzing on your skin include Dimethicone and Petrolatum.
- Dimethicone is a cheap, silicone-based polymer. It might help skin feel soft, but tends to leave it with a coated feeling over time, often leading to skin irritation.
- Petrolatum is a semi-solid mix of hydrocarbons derived from crude oil. Do you really want that on your skin?
So while you may be "missing out" on some less than stellar ingredients, by making the switch, your skin will be pampered with plant-based ingredients such as Grape Seed, Coconut, Sunflower & Jojoba. Nothing greasy or sticky -- just natural and healthy oils that are clean, skin softening & silky.
NOFOMO: No fear of missing out!
Seeing is believing. Here are the ingredients in a popular drugstore body oil spray:
Water, Isopropyl Myristate, Glycerin, Sorbitan Isostearate, Dimethicone, Fragrance, Avena Sativa (Oat) Straw Extract, Polyglyceryl-3 Diisostearate, Tapioca Starch, Carbomer, Xanthan Gum, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/Vp Copolymer, Stearic Acid, Dihydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Phenoxyethanol, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, Disodium Edta, Petrolatum, Propylene Glycol, Lactic Acid
Seed Body Oil Mist ingredients:
Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride (Coconut Oil), Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil, Tocopherol (Vitamin E)
*This is the "base" recipe and 100% pure essential oils are added in depending on formula you select.
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Winter is the ideal time to repair and renew your skin. The long, hot summer temperatures -- and extra sun exposure that you experienced -- likely did a bit of damage to your skin, so now is your opportunity to do a bit of repair and prep your complexion for the winter months ahead.Here at Seed, we are sharing our expert tips for soft, healthy looking skin all winter long.
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It can be difficult choosing body care for people. Many people find scented products to be too strong. In fact, artificial fragrance is linked to everything from allergies and asthma to chronic headaches. Our body creams are scented only with 100% natural essential oils and are subtle and beautiful. There is something so very special about this particular body cream.
It's like a comforting cup of tea.
Not only is the formula pure luxury with its decadent, rich texture, but the ingredients sink right in to pamper even the driest of skin types. Enriched with sunflower seed oil, grape seed oil, coconut oil, shea butter, antioxidant green tea, and more, our cream makes your skin feel as smooth as satin. Did we mention the aroma of the pure oils? It is honestly like a cup of herbal lemon ginger tea. It is comforting and warm, spicy and a bit tart. It is just stunning. Treat yourself -- or someone you love -- to Luxe Lemon Ginger Body Cream from Seed.
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Itchiness and a tight feeling are common skin issues related to dry air, but there are some skin care tips you can use to help tackle the problem.
- Be gentle on your skin. When you dry off after bathing, be sure to pat your skin dry. Don’t rub.
- Always follow your shower or bath with a rich cream layered over body oil.
- Look for cream formulations instead of lotions and fluids for facial hydration.
- Avoid ingredients such as alcohol and sulfates, which will cause more dryness.