Hand and body

Aromatherapeutic Hand and Body Lotion: A simple lotion that deeply nourishes and hydrates the skin by providing cells with water-loving humectants and conditioning oils. Non-greasy, highly absorbent, leaves the skin silky smooth. May be customized with plant-essences and extra nourishing oils for fragrance and treatment. Complimentary custom blending appointments are available.

  • Directions: Lather lotion liberally onto hands and body, and massage in until fully absorbed.
  • Key ingredients: Plant Saccharides, Shea Oil, Sweet Almond Oil, Vitamins A & E, Squalene
  • 8oz. $32.00 

Artist’s Cure Creme: A dense and soothing creme that heals and protects skin against chaffing, callousing, cracking, and scarring due to sun exposure, winter weather, diaper rash, general handiwork, and radiation treatment (doctor recommended!) Also ideal for cracked feet and cuticles, and as a pre-gardening treatment to prevent skin fissures.  Designed originally as protection for my hands while painting!

Shaker Lavender and Bilberry Bath Fizz: A delightful powder that fizzes when dumped into water to relieve aching muscles and bones, and to soothe skin.

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  • Directions: Dump 2-4 T. into a full tub of warm water and soak body or feet.
  • Key ingredients: Sodium Bicarbonate, Oatmeal, Epsom Salt, Arrowroot, Lavender, Bilberry, Beet Root
  • 1/3lb.  $24

Outdoor Freedom: An oil-free gel-lotion that repels biting bugs and protects against the sun.

  • Directions: Apply liberally for maximum repellent every 2-4 hours. Avoid contact with eyes or sensitive facial skin. SPF 30-40 according to ingredient manufacture’s calculations.  SPF has not been tested on this product. Not for use on children under age two.
  • Key ingredients: Eucalyptus Citriodoro (only alternative to DEET that the National Center for Disease Control recommends), zinc and titanium oxides
  • 4oz $24
INGREDIENTS HAND AND BODY LOTION:  Water – what all skin cells need to stay plump, Sweet Almond oil – Moisturizing and anti-oxidant oil that conditions skin, Shea oil – the anti-oxidant oil extracted from the fruit of the Karite tree; helps to smooth the skin & protect it from free-radical damage, Caprylic/capric Triglyceride* – fractionated coconut oil, Coco-caprylate/Caprate – a moisturizing lipid composed of glycerin and fatty acids derived from coconut and palm kernel oils, Ceteraryl Glucoside – a moisturizing sugar extract from coconut oil,  Organic vegetable glycerin – skin softening sugar extract from vegetable oil, Glyceryl Stearate – a mixture of glycerin and fatty acids used to emulsify product, cetearyl “alcohol” – a moisturizing extract from coconut oil, Squalane – a super fine oil from olives, DL-alpha-tocopheryl acetate vitamin E 2% – moisturizing fat soluble form of vitamin E that soothes the skin, promotes new cell & enzyme formation in the skin to heal it and prevents aging of the skin, D-panthenol Pro-vitamin B-5 2% – water soluble vitamin that is soothing and anti-aging to the skin, Honeysuckle extract – anti-inflammatory, rich in skin essential fatty acids, Fructooligosaccharides (D-Beta) – naturally occurring moisturizing carbohydrates derived from cane or beet sugar which promote healthy biotic bacteria to boost skin immunity, Sodium hyaluronate, Xanthan gum – a food-grade thickener made by fermenting sugars, Witch hazel extract – soothing, healing, Citric acid – anti-oxidant and preservative derived from citrus fruit, Phytic acid – an anti-oxidant from nuts & grains.  Enhances good bacteria in skin, Lithium Magnesium Sodium Silicate – a clay that naturally thickens the crème, Potassium Sorbate – a food-grade preservative.

INGREDIENTS ARTISTS HAND CREME: Water – what cells need to stay plump, Shea butter – the anti-oxidant butter extracted from the fruit of the Karite tree; helps to smooth the skin & protect it from free-radical damage, Organic vegetable glycerin – skin softening sugar extract from vegetable oil, poly-sorbate 20 – a sugar fraction derived from plant material that helps bind oil and water together, beeswax – naturally skin softening & protective wax from honey combs, calendula – the essential oil extracted from the calendula flower that has a soothing and anti-inflamatory effect on the skin, cyclo-dimethicone – a synthesized inert silicone that soothes and forms a barrier on the skin to protect against chaffing, glyconolactone & sodium benzoate – food grades preservatives.

INGREDIENTS SHAKER LAVENDER AND BILBERRY BATH FIZZ: Sodium bicarbonate, colloidal oatmeal, citric acid, epsom salt, arrowroot, bilberry & beet root, french lavender essential oil (healing & soothing

INGREDIENTS OUTDOOR FREEDOM:  Water, Eucalyptus citriodoro essential oil- the active volatile oil from eucalyptus leaves that repels insects.  The only alternative to DEET that the Center for Disease Control recommends, Shea oil – the anti-oxidant soothing oil extracted for the fruit of the karite tree, Zinc and titanium oxides – micronized mineral that reflect and absorb the full spectrum of UV sun rays, Olivem 900-  – an extract from olives that emulsifies ingredients and helps provide a water resistant finish, Citric acid – acid from citrus fruit that balances the pH of the product making it naturally gentle on the skin.