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Kissez of Nature-Grape Seed Oil

Grape seed oil is processed from the tiny seeds of grapes.  It has wonderful benefits for the skin and hair.

Skin Care

Grape seed oil has astringent properties which is great when used regularly for smoothing & firming the skin. It helps with smoothing out fine lines and wrinkles.

If you are suffering with pimples & acne, grape seed oil is a perfect oil to apply to the areas affected.  Grape seed oil contains linoleum acid.  Linoleum acid strengthens the cell membranes and improves the overall quality of your skin. Its antioxidant & anti-inflammatory properties prevents the pores from clogging & prevent further outbreaks of acne. It also help to cure existing outbreaks.

If you have dark circles grape seed oil is safe to use to help reduce or eliminate the dark circles around the eye area.  As a moisturizer no matter what skin type you have grape seed oil can be used.  Yes even if you have oily skin you can apply grape seed oil as a moisturizer.  It will not leave an extremely greasy feeling to your face like other heavier oils.

Hair Care

However you wear your hair, grape seed oil is perfect when used as a hot oil treatment.  This treatment makes your hair look shiny, it is very light and it adds nutrients to your hair.  It’s very light and quickly absorbed into the scalp. Grape seed oil is hypoallergenic and is perfect for even the most sensitive scalps.  Grape seed oil can also be used regularly as a lighter option of conditioner for your hair.

Grape seed oil is the queen of all of the oils, it easily enhances your beautiful body & crown.

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Love Your Hair

Show your hair some summer love by following these tips to keep your hair healthy & hydrated.  Summertime is the hottest and driest season in most places.  When you don’t show your hair love it will become brittle and start breaking off.  Try doing protective styles such as braids, crotchet braids or even wearing head wraps.  One of the most favorite items in our line is our Orange Peppermint Hair Oil.  This oil has ingredients that seals in the moisture within your hair shaft when used along with a moisturizing product.  An easy way to use this oil is by spritzing your hair with water or aloe vera juice then rub a quarter sized amount of oil into your palms to seal in the moisture.  Quick and easy!  Tell us what you haircare regime is like.


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Kissez of Nature-Beeswax

Beeswax is a natural emulsifier that infuses skin creams, facial & lip care products with the delicate rich scent of honey while sealing in moisture. It covers skin with a light protective layer that allows the skin to breathe. When beeswax is added to body care products it melds perfectly with oils, butters and water allowing the ingredients to mix perfectly. Not only does beeswax allow oils, butters and water to mix, it adds healing, soothing and deep moisturizing properties to these skin care products.

Moisturizing Benefits Of Beeswax

When the seasons change the body can go through a lot of changes also.  Beeswax protects the skin from the drying and damaging effects of these environmental changes. The wax is quite soft & pliable, seals in moisture and keeps harmful pollutants and irritants off of the body & out of your pores.  At the same time, it penetrates deeply into the skin for long lasting, penetrating moisture. When skin cells are well moisturized, they plump up creating smooth skin and reducing visible wrinkles.

Acne: The effectiveness of beeswax for acne treatment and control is well known. It has strong antiseptic, healing, and anti-inflammatory properties that are effective in the treatment of acne. Beeswax contains vitamin A, which is an added advantage in the treatment of acne. It is also an excellent skin softener and emollient that helps maintain a smooth skin texture after acne elimination. A combination of non-comedogenic skin care products, diet, and exercise is the best way to control and prevent acne. Non-comedogenic products contain ingredients that are non clogging for the pores.

Dry skin: The ability of beeswax to lock in moisture has made it an important ingredient in a variety of lotions and creams for treating dry skin. Its rich vitamin A content and emollient properties help in the healthy development of skin cells. It is a natural moisturizer that not only treats dry skin, but also helps prevent it.

Eczema: Beeswax is a great treatment for skin ailments like eczema that cause an itchy skin rash. Eczema is a common skin ailment especially during the colder months that results in extremely dry skin. A mixture of beeswax, olive oil, and honey is effective in relieving the symptoms of eczema as well as psoriasis. The medicinal properties of beeswax help in reducing eczema inflammation and prevent further infection.

Lip care: The natural moisturizers in beeswax make it a good balm for the lips. You can easily treat cracked or chapped lips with the help of topical beeswax applications. Lip balms can be made by combining beeswax with vitamin E oil, coconut oil, honey, and essential oils etc.

Stretch marks: Stretch marks are common during pregnancy, because of weight gain, weight loss or other natural occurrences. You can combine beeswax with an array of oils, vitamin E oil, and several butters especially cocoa butter to prepare a natural remedy for preventing and treating stretch marks.

Beeswax is the business!!!

Check out our selection of body butter that contains locally sourced beeswax.