Ingredients

 

 

 

 

See below a list of some of the ingredients used in Kiya Cosmetics natural products and what they do:

 

ALOE VERA  (Aloe Barbadensis)

Contains proteolytic enzymes which repair dead skin cells on the scalp. It also acts as a great conditioner and leaves your hair all smooth and shiny. It promotes hair growth, prevents itching on the scalp, reduces dandruff and conditions your hair.

 

AMLA POWDER

An Ayurvedic herb made from the Indian gooseberry (Emblica Officinalis). Strengthens the scalp and hair whilst also stimulating hair growth. Known to reduce hair loss and also prevents or treats dandruff and dry scalp.

 

BAOBAB OIL

Rich in omega 3, 6 and 9 fatty acids to help towards maintaining healthy, firm skin. Baobab oil is derived from the seeds of the Baobab tree, a tree that is native to Eastern and Southern Africa. The hydrating, coating and moisturising properties of baobab oil can help to strengthen your hair for greater elasticity and less breakage.

  

BHRINGRAJ POWDER (Eclipta Alba)

A herb that has been used throughout India for centuries.

Bhringraj Powder is a herbal powder of a herb which is best known

for its hair benefits. The oil helps boost blood circulation to the scalp, stimulating it and triggering hair growth.

 

CASTOR OIL (Ricinus Communis)

Obtained from the castor bean, castor oil is a thick emollient applied externally to soothe dry skin. It is also ideal for hair treatments as it softens and nourishes

 

COCONUT OIL

Has many skin benefits including reducing inflammation, keeping skin moisturised and helping heal wounds. The medium-chain fatty acids found in coconut oil also possess antimicrobial properties that can help treat acne and protect the skin from harmful bacteria.

 

GRAPESEED OIL

Moisturises and conditions hair without leaving it feeling greasy. It also reduces dandruff and hair loss and strengthens the hair as well – enabling it to grow faster. The vitamin E content in the oil helps build the hair tissue, and the linoleic acid in the oil promotes hair growth.

 

KAOLIN CLAY (China Clay)

One of the most gentle among all the other types of clays used in skin care. It has a neutral pH and is rich in silica dioxide. It is gentle on your skin and makes it soft and healthy.

 

NEEM OIL (Azadirachta Indica)

An evergreen plant with properties to help treat fungal infections.

 

OLIVE OIL (Olea Europea)

Olive oil is rich in Vitamins A, D, E & K and makes a mild and superior soap. The ancient Greeks used to bathe with olive oil. It is invaluable for its moisturising qualities.

 

ORIGINAL AFRICAN BLACK SOAP

Due to the abundance of antioxidants and vitamins A and E in African black soap, there are many skin nourishing benefits. It helps to heal skin problems such as acne, eczema, and psoriasis, fades skin discolourations, relieves drY and irritated skin, and evens skin texture and tone.

 

PINK CLAY

rich in Silica, which can help to improve skin elasticity and cell renewal for supple, younger looking skin. Gently exfoliating and light on the skin, Pink Clay leaves skin silky soft and smooth, can help to minimise blackheads and promotes a radiant and balanced complexion.

 

RHASSOUL CLAY

The high levels of silica and magnesium content, make Rhassoul clay specially good for skin. In fact, this clay can be used daily instead of soap for a gentle way to cleanse that won't strip skin of beneficial oils.

 

ROSE PETAL POWDER

Helps to do away with skin irritations like dermatitis, eczema etc., the rose petal powder helps treat acne and other breakouts while maintaining the pH balance of the skin. Also brightens the skin and evens skin tone.

 

SHEA BUTTER (Butyrospermum Parkii)

Pure unrefined Shea Butter has been used in Africa for

many years to combat the effects of sun and ageing.

It tones the skin - a fabulous skin emollient OVERALL rich in vitamins A, E &F.

We purchase directly through fair trade from producers in Ghana.

 

SWEET ALMOND OIL

Full of vitamin E, vitamin A, monosaturated fatty acids, protein, potassium, and zinc. ... The fatty acids help your skin retain moisture and can heal chapped and irritated skin.

  

DISCLAIMER: 
This information may help the customer understand the typical features of some of the ingredients used in our range of products, however, this should in no way be construed as claims made by Kiya Cosmetics as to their perceived medical benefits.