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Ingredients and Their Virtues

The care products offered by émoi émoi have been selected for their natural ingredients and/ or organic production, but also for their virtues, adapted to the needs of maternity.

BODY BUTTERS AND VEGETABLE OILS

Cocoa Butter : Rich in saturated fatty acids and vitamins A, B, D and E, cacao butter nurtures and protects the skin. Traditionally used to smooth wrinkles and unify stretch marks, it hydrates the skin deeply and makes it soft.

Shea butter : As a nut extract from the Shea tree from black Africa, Shea butter is rich in fatty acids and vitamins A and E. It deeply hydrates and softens the epidermis. This butter is a real protection for the skin that counteracts the aging process and stretch marks.

Sweet almond oil :Sweet almond oil is rich in vitamins A and E and essential fatty acids that hydrate and soften the epidermis. Ultra-hydrating, it is perfect for the very dry and fragile skin like the ones of babies. Almond oil has anti-inflammatory effects that calm and sooth itchy skin and irritations.

Argan oil : Rich in omega 6 and vitamin E, Argan oil is a rare antioxidant used often by Southern-Moroccan women. Renowned for its hydrating virtues, it softens the skin and prevents the appearance of stretch marks.

Sea buckthorn oil : This oil is rich in pro-vitamin A, vitamin E, omega 3, omega 6 and omega 7. Renowned for its softening effects, it helps to prevent the aging process of the skin. Sea buckthorn oil favours the healing process.

Avocado oil : As an extract from avocado pulp, avocado oil is full of vitamins, proteins and fatty acids that hydrate the skin and make it soft. This oil favours the cellular regeneration and elasticity of the epidermis.

Coconut oil : Very rich in potassium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, copper and zinc, coconut oil is ideal to nurture dry, damaged and wrinkled skin. Emollient, this oil maintains the hydration of the skin and soothes irritations. The scent is also very soothing.

Wheat germ oil :Extremely rich in vitamin E, wheat germ oil helps to prevent stretch marks. Emollient, this oil keeps the skin soft, elastic and activates its microcirculation.

 

Jojoba oil : Originating from the north of Mexico and the south of the United States, jojoba oil is a liquid wax known for its hydrating and softening qualities. This oil, rich in saturated fatty acids and vitamins E and F, prevents dehydration and rebalances skins with acne or greasy tendency. Its anti-UV function protects the epidermis from sun rays.

VEGETAL EXTRACTS

Arnica : The arnica is a perennial herb known for its anti-inflammatory effects. It helps to regenerate the skin tissue and soothe skin irritation and muscle pain.

Centella The centella is an originally tropical plant that contains anti-aging effects and can stimulate the circulation and the formation of collagen in the skin. It is particularly beneficial to reduce stretch marks and visible wrinkles.

Citrus peel :This extract acts as an astringent and antiseptic. It is an excellent product that counteracts cellulite which activates the blood circulation and softens the skin.

Calendula flower : Calendula, is a floral herb used for its alleviating and anti-inflammatory qualities. Anti-oxidant and healing, it protects the skin from cellular degeneration and favours the regeneration of skin tissue.

Water lily flower :The nenuphar flower, a European and Asian water plant, is rich in hydrating, purifying and astringent assets. It calms the sensitive and damaged skin and prevents the aging process.

Horsetail leaf :Horsetail is a perennial plant known for its antioxidant and diuretic qualities. It reinforces connective tissue and soothes joint pains.

Chaste berry : The Chaste tree is a small tree that can be found in Mediterranean and central Asian regions, renowned its regulating effects on the hormonal system. It augments the secretion of progesterone and favours lactation.

Ginger : Originating from Asia, ginger is a plant that possesses strong antioxidant and anti-inflammatory qualities. It protects the skin and cardio-vascular system and soothes rheumatism and morning sickness.

Ginkgo Biloba extract : Revitalizing, stimulating and firming, the Ginkgo Biloba improves the blood circulation and soothes heavy legs. Also known to prevent the premature aging process of the skin, Ginkgo Biloba is a powerful antioxidant.

Aloe vera : Native to the Arabian Peninsula and East Africa, it has the ability to reduce the inflammatory process and accelerate healing. Aloe vera also has the virtues to fight against cellular aging.