INCI: Tapioca Starch
Tapioca flour (or starch) is derived from a starchy vegetable called Cassava root. It is popular alternative to regular flour as it is gluten free, grain free and nut free.
- It is used as a thickener
- It improves the feel of cosmetic products without the use of chemicals
- Absorbs excess oil
- Softens the skin.
TAMANU OIL (VIRGIN, CERTIFIED ORGANIC)
INCI: Calophyllum inophyllum
- Tamanu is considered a powerful skin regenerator
- It has essential lipids that maintain healthy skin
- Highly beneficial due to its antibactreial, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties
- Effective in promoting tissue regeneration, thereby accelerating wound healing and healthy skin growth
- Helps heals acne, eczema, sunburn, bruises, abrasions and bites.
- Prevents dry skin conditions and reduces wrinkles, fine lines and stretch marks.
(CAUTION: People with nut allergies should not use Tamanu oil)
TANGERINE ESSENTIAL OIL (CERTIFIED ORGANIC)
INCI: Citrus reticulata var. tangerine
Tangerine oil is cold pressed from fruit rind. It has light, fresh, fruity aroma.
- Beneficial for oily, congested and acne prone skin. It eliminates bacteria on the surface and helps heal blemishes
- Works as sedative by relieving nervousness, anxiety and depression. It also has a calming effect and promotes sleep
- Has strong antispasmodic properties and relaxes muscles
- Helps fight cellulite.
TEA TREE ESSENTIAL OIL (CERTIFIED ORGANIC)
INCI: Melaleuca alternifolia
Tea tree oil is steam distilled from the leaves. It has a fresh, antiseptic and medicinal scent.
- Known for its powerful antiseptic, antibacterial properties.
- Treats acne, infections, cold sores and dry skin conditions like psoriasis, eczema and dry cuticles
- Has the ability of kill mold, toenail fungus and ringworm
- Eliminates body and foot odour and bad breath
- It also repels insects.
THYME ESSENTIAL OIL (CERTIFIED ORGANIC)
INCI: Thymus vulgaris
Thyme oil is steam distilled from the flowering stem and leaves. It has a spicy, warm, herbaceous aroma.
- Helps relieve symptoms of rheumatism, arthritis and gout
- Protects wounds from getting infected
- Provides relief from flatulence
- Supports the respiratory system and helps cure chest infections and cough
- Removes blemishes and scars
- Acts as a memory booster and alleviates depression.
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (No Nano particle)
INCI: Titanium dioxide
- Provides broad spectrum sun protection
- Acts as a base for mineral make up
IMPORTANT: Titanium dioxide is safe to use in cream form. It should not be inhaled so should be avoided in powders.
INCI: Solanum lycopersicum
Tomato oil is rich in carotenoids like lycopene, lutein and zeaxanthin. It also contains Omega 3, 6 and 9 fatty acids, plant sterols and minerals like Zinc, Copper and Manganese.
- Protects the skin against oxidative damage.
- The minerals help in repair and regeneration of skin cells.
- Great for oily and acne prone skin.
TULSI POWDER (CERTIFIED ORGANIC)
INCI: Ocimum tenuiflorum
Tulsi or Holy Basil is the most sacred of all herbs in India.It is believed to have medicinal properties to treat various ailments.
- Helps reduces fever and common cold
- Has antiseptic properties and used for treatment of cuts and wounds
- Prevents acne and pimples
- Lightens scars and marks
- Prevents blackheads, blemishes and improves tone
- Tightens the skin and reduces pore size
- Soothes skin irritation.
INCI: Astrocaryum tucuma
- Tucuma butter is rich in polyphenols to combat free radical damage
- It protects and moisturises the skin
- Restructures improves the skin’s barrier function
- Offers hydration and improves elasticity and suppleness
- Improves scarring and stretch marks
- Has excellent healing properties and provides relief in conditions like eczema and psoriasis.
TURMERIC ESSENTIAL OIL (CERTIFIED ORGANIC)
INCI: Curcuma longa
Turmeric oil is carbon dioxide extraction from rhizomes. It has a spicy, fresh, woody aroma.
- Curcumin in Turmeric gives it potent antioxidant and inflammatory properties
- Promotes skin regeneration and rejuvenation. Prevents wrinkles, pigmentation, acne and skin infections
- Helps to alleviate anxiety, stress and fatigue.