AT SWEETBODY LABORATORIES, INGREDIENTS MATTER.
Every ingredient we use is carefully selected for its unique therapeutic properties and compatibility (i.e synergy and safety) with every other ingredient
ARNICA is a powerful healing herb used for centuries in many cultures to assist in healing wounds caused by trauma, to reduce inflammation, and to soothe muscle and joint pains.
Arnica can be very effective in decreasing pain of bruises, burns, strains, and sprains, and helping them heal more quickly from the inside out. It also seems to take the sting and itch out of bug bites.
CALENDULA has high amounts of flavonoids, plant-based antioxidants that protect cells from free radical damage. It soothes burns, helps wounds heal faster, and has anti inflammatory, antibacterial, and antiviral properties.
Calendula helps ease the itch and pain of dermatitis and skin inflammation conditions. It is also used to improve skin hydration and firmness.
Calendula is often called "The Mother of the Skin" because it has so many skin benefits.
Cold-pressed OLIVE OIL is rich in Vitamin E, which is hydrating to the skin and helps skin cells regenerate.
APRICOT KERNEL OIL
APRICOT KERNEL OIL is a well-known emollient and topical anti-inflammatory oil. Apricot kernel oil is used in traditional Chinese medicine for cancer and tumor treatments.
SEA BUCKTHORN BERRY OIL
SEA BUCKTHORN BERRY essential oil is believed to have originated from the Himalayas, but was also used by the ancient Greeks and other European cultures, both internally and externally.
As a topical application, It promotes skin hydration, elasticity, and skin regeneration, and even helps treat and prevent acne. Sea buckthorn berry oil may also be beneficial for rosacea, a chronic inflammatory condition that causes small red bumps on the face.
BEESWAX has anti inflammatory, antiviral, and antibacterial properties.
It is a well-known emollient, provides effective protection against irritants, and has mild anti-swelling properties.
LAVENDER ESSENTIAL OIL
LAVENDER essential oil has been scientifically proven to be effective against symptoms of soft tissue inflammation, and muscle and joint pain.
In aromatherapy, Lavender produces a calming effect on the nerves; it can be sedating to some. It is also effective as a natural bug repellent.
ROSEMARY ESSENTIAL OIL
ROSEMARY ESSENTIAL OIL
ROSEMARY essential oil is an antibacterial, antiseptic analgesic that is used to treat skin infections and irritations, as well as rheumatism and gout.
In aromatherapy, Rosemary essential oil is an excellent brain and nerve tonic. It is often used by students due to its ability to increase concentration and help in information retention. It stimulates mental activity and is a good remedy for depression, mental fatigue and forgetfulness. Inhaling rosemary oil can seemingly lift your spirits immediately.
CYPRESS ESSENTIAL OIL
CYPRESS essential oil is used to stimulate circulation and to ease the pain associated with rheumatoid arthritis. It is an effective astringent and assists wound healing.
In aromatherapy, Cypress helps alleviate nervous tension.
PINK GRAPEFRUIT ESSENTIAL OIL
PINK GRAPEFRUIT essential oil is a strong antioxidant and high in Vitamin C. It is one of the best essential oils to promote a healthy lymphatic system, fighting symptoms such as rheumatism, arthritis, and cellulite. This essential oil is a powerful, all-encompassing detoxifier.
The antiseptic properties of grapefruit essential oil make it perfect for application on bruises, wounds, and cuts to protect them from microbial infections.
In aromatherapy, pink grapefruit oil works with the body in a variety of ways. It has rejuvenating effects on both the body and the mind. It stimulates the brain by making it active and gives new direction to thoughts as well as to the endocrine glands and promotes proper secretion of hormones and enzymes, thereby keeping your body’s entire metabolism in proper order. It also stimulates the nervous system and makes you more active and alert. All these benefits can be received by simply inhaling the fragrance.
EUCALYPTUS ESSENTIAL OIL
EUCALYPTUS essential oil has a very cooling effect when applied to the skin, and increases blood flow to the affected area thereby effectively reducing inflammation.
Eucalyptus oil is very useful in treating skin infections. It is mainly due to the presence of a compound known as cineole that can treat almost all kinds of bacterial infections.
Eucalyptus oil is commonly used in aromatherapy for its unique aroma and relaxing effect on the body. This essential oil has been used to treat headaches since ancient times with scent alone.
PEPPERMINT ESSENTIAL OIL
PEPPERMINT essential oil has many therapeutic properties. Topically, it relieves pain in cases of muscle aches, rheumatism, neuralgia, and painful menstrual cycle.
Peppermint is used in aromatherapy to soothe headaches, mental fatigue, nausea, shock, vertigo, as well as many nervous system and respiratory system conditions.
GINGER ESSENTIAL OIL
GINGER ROOT is often used in traditional medicine to reduce inflammation. Research has proven that its anti-inflammatory properties can be attributed to the presence of a substance named Zingibain. It has the ability to reduce the pain caused by muscle aches, arthritis, rheumatic conditions, headaches, and migraines.
Ginger oil or ginger paste is often topically massaged on aching muscles to remove muscle strain. It is believed that regular use of ginger leads to the reduction of prostaglandins, which are the compounds associated with pain.
In aromatherapy, Ginger oil is used to help relieve depression, mental stress, exhaustion, dizziness, restlessness and anxiety.
BERGAMOT ESSENTIAL OIL
BERGAMOT essential oil is a powerful analgesic - it stimulates hormone secretion which lessens sensitivity to pain. It is also an anti-spasmodic, helping muscles and nerves to relax.
In aromatherapy, Bergamot is used to help alleviate stress and tension, and to uplift a depressive mood.