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Hay Absolute: a light sweet essential oil reported to activate the circulatory system

Helichrysum (Helichrysum Angustifolium) Extract: rich in flavanoids, this extract is soothing and anti inflammatory

Henna (Lawsonia Inermis) Extract: antiseptic and astringent skin conditioner

Hibiscus Extract: refreshing, tightening without stripping the skin of natural oils

Holly (Ilex Aquifolium) Oil: a combination of pure jojoba oil and holly extract has wonderful slip, making it a superb component of massage cremes and skin care products.

Homosalate: UVB sunscreen

Hops (Humulus Lupulus) Flower Extract: soothing extract that provides antioxidant and antibacterial benefits

Horse Chestnut (Aesculus Hippocastanum) Seed Extract: a tonic, natural astringent. Contains escin, widely used in Europe as an anti inflammatory ingredient and diuretic

Horsetail (Equisetum) Extract: a mineral and amino acid rich extract with stimulating, healing and firming properties. Helps to regulate skin and strengthen connective tissue, high in organic silicone.

Hyacinth (Hyacinthus Orientalis) Oil: commonly used in aromatherapy for stress related conditions, to refresh and invigorate a tired mind. Hypnotic and sedative, inspires creativity.

Hydrogenated Castor Oil: a highly emollient soothing oil with excellent penetrability, leaves skin smooth and supple.

Hydrolysed Pearl Powder: mild exfoliant

Hydrolysed Yeast Protein: protein derived from yeast, to produce a good non occlusive film on the skin thus helping reduce moisture loss

Hydroxyethylcellulose: a thickening and stabilising agent derived from cotton

Hyaluronic Acid: also referred to as cyclic acid, an effective humectant/moisturizing agent

Hydroquinone: skin pigmentation lightening agent, a maximum of 2% is sold OTC but higher concentrations are available by prescription.

 

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