Our Aloe vera elderflower & seaweed eye gel nourishes and tones the under-eye area for a brighter, firmer, more youthful appearance. Particularly useful for reviving tired, puffy eyes, and for minimising dark circles, fine lines and wrinkles.
Aloe vera gel delivers essential hydration to the delicate eye area. It is rich in vitamins, minerals, amino acids and other phytonutrients which contribute to softer, smoother, younger looking skin. Aloe vera gel also boosts the skin's natural supply of collagen and elastin which helps to firm and plump the delicate skin around the eye.
Nutrient rich elderflower extract is included for its soothing, conditioning and brightening* properties. It is also high in astringent tannins which gently tighten and tone the skin.
*Elder flowers were highly sought after in the 18th century for skin whitening and removing freckles Anecdotal evidence is strong but there have been no scientific studies to support this.
Seaweed extract is a valuable natural skincare ingredient. It is rich in skin nurturing nutrients and is excellent for boosting the skin's natural elasticity, texture and tone. Seaweed also stimulates the circulation to reduce puffiness, and its detoxifying properties can help to banish dark circles.
Our Aloe vera & elderflower eye gel also contains Witch hazel hydrolat to combat puffiness, protect against cell damage, and to fight the signs of ageing.
How to use:
Aloe vera, elderflower & seaweed eye gel can be used for daily eye care or as weekly eye masque.
As a daily treatment: Gently dab a small amount of eye gel around the eye socket, taking care not to pull or drag on the delicate skin. Apply morning and night after cleansing and toning.
As a weekly masque: Apply a generous layer of Aloe vera, elderflower & seaweed eye gel to the skin underneath and to the side of the eyes (avoid getting it inside the eye itself or within 3mm of the lash line). Close your eyes and relax for 10 minutes then tissue off any remaining gel.
As with all new skincare products we advise that you spot test this eye gel before applying to sensitive skin.
Helps to smooth fine lines whilst delivering essential hydration to support and restore elasticity to the fragile skin around the eye area. Aloe Vera is an intensely hydrating and nutrient and mineral rich ingredient. It is particularly valuable in terms of B vitamins which positively influence skin health and support youthful elasticity and tone. Aloe Vera has antioxidant properties which are helpful in restoring and maintaining a fresh healthy complexion.
Gently tones and reduces puffiness to lessen shadows for a more wide-a-wake youthful appearance. It also helps to improve circulation which can reduce puffiness and enhance natural moisture levels making under the eye appear lighter and brighter. Dark shadows under the eyes can be caused by an unhealthy lifestyle and historically seaweed has been used for its detox properties which make it the perfect ingredient to counteract the negative impact of lifestyle on appearance. It is rich in mineral salts, amino acids and vitamins and this super-cocktail of therapeutic nutrients can have a very positive impact in terms of delaying the ageing process. The lipid, protein, mineral and vitamin content of seaweed is easy to absorb offering a richly hydrating and nourishing treatment with the gentleness that such a delicate area deserves.
Is packed with nutrients which gently nurture and brighten the skin around the eye area so that you look your very best whatever the stresses and strains of life. The Elder was once known as "nature's medicine chest", with its flowers and berries used to restore and maintain health particularly at times of stress. Elder flowers were highly sought after in the 18th century for skin whitening and removing freckles (anecdotal evidence is strong but there has been no scientific studies to support this). What is certain is that Elderflowers are a very gentle stimulant and very high in astringent tannins. Tannins are polyphenolic compounds that are astringent, making them useful for skin firming and toning applications.