Our new moisturising face serum for men has been lovingly handcrafted using some of the most beneficial oils for our masculine friends. Not only is the formula lightweight and with a woody smell that won’t scare off the boys, but the ingredients also offer a myriad of positive effects.
Here is a run-down on some of our favourite things about out chosen ingredients:
Protects against pollutants
Aloe vera gel absorbs easily, making it ideal for oily skin.
Great to use after shaving and toning as it gives for quick relief from pain and burning due to shaving.
Black Pepper Essential Oil
Black pepper contains a high amount of antioxidants, that prevents wrinkles and fine lines. Furthermore, it has Vitamin C, which increases collagen production, thereby giving you a sagging-free tighten skin. Black pepper has anti-oxidants that inhibit the free radicals responsible for acne.
Black pepper essential oil (Piper Nigrum), is one of the most common and favourite scents for men. It is excellent for use as a cologne or aftershave ingredient. Emotionally, black pepper can promote courage and stamina.
It is used to minimize scars and other scars on skin; stimulates skin by supplying melanin. These wounds can be a result of acne or skin infections or irritations. The Bergamot essential oil brings an uplifting balance to the scent and lends a little sweetness while still being masculine.
Cedarwood is a scent that works well for men, emotionally it promotes a night of restful sleep, it calms the nerves and relieves built-up tension.
d-Panthenol (Vitamin B5) helps nourish and add vital moisture to skin, first by sealing in hydration by boosting the skin barrier, but also by helping to rejuvenate and revitalize skin cells, helping to defy the aging process.
It also soothes little cuts or sores like bug bites or shaving irritation.
Also referred to as “Immortelle” or “Everlasting,” helichrysum is frequently used in facial care products for mature and aging skin, as well as for blemished skin or skin with tissue damage. Not only is it extremely versatile–being useful for several different skin types–it’s also gentle and effective.
Helichrysum is well-known for its acne-fighting properties. Not only does it contain anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties, it’s also considered beneficial for scars as well.
Hibiscus is rich in antioxidants, called anthocyanocides. Antioxidants are proven to help fight skin damaging free radicals which spawn when pollutants such as ultraviolet radiation and traffic pollution make contact with the skin, and can result in premature skin ageing.
Nutmeg has a large number of benefits when applied topically to the skin. It has anti-inflammatory properties which means it is fabulous for acne-prone skin and under-eye bags.
It is moisturising and can aid in not only soothing dry skin, but in conditions such as psoriasis.
Nutmeg is also considered as one of the best essential oils for erectile dysfunction since it is able to improve blood circulation. A 2003 study on male mice found that clove and nutmeg extracts increase sexual activity. Clove and nutmeg have a positive impact on sexual behavior and are nervous stimulants.
It makes the skin soft and provides a cooling effect to the skin. It helps to cure acne, pimples and blackheads. It helps to relieve itchy skin. It helps to prevent premature ageing. It brightens the skin. It helps to resolve pigmentation issues.
Vetiver assists in skin healing by promoting skin cell regeneration, so it’s a good oil for scars. It also aids in treating dark spots, acne, and dry skin. It’s also a natural antiseptic.
The earthy scent is a very appealing masculine fragrance. Vetiver oil grounds and calms. Vetiver is one of the best oils to use for relaxation and reducing mental distractions.
Our 38 Degrees Men’s Moisturising Facial Serum also contains the fantastic Jojoba Oil, which we will spotlight in our next blog.