Heliophilia Glow & Fix Serum
"Heliophilia" (n): lover of the sun. Addicted to the sun, as one may say. Aren't we all?
Heliophilia is a moisturizer that goes on luxuriously rich yet feels lightweight, absorbing quickly and leaving a protective dewy finish. This multi-tasking face and hair serum addresses inflammation, redness, severe dryness, and skin concerns relating to transepidermal water loss. Formulated with 15 active organic star botanicals such as Squalane, Baobab, Meadowfoam, Amla, Seabuckthorn, Gotu Kola, Camellia and Rosehip); this serum is rich in antioxidants, vitamin A and C, essential fatty acids, omega-6, and omega-9. Heliophilia pulls triple duty of healing, moisturizing, and producing a radiant, fresh, dewy supple glow.
Due to the vitamin C-rich seabuckthorn oil, Heliophilia will give you a subtle, beautiful bronzy glow - perfect for those effortless summer days.
For hair, Heliophilia is a nutritious oil to balance and restore moisture to damaged, overprocessed, and chemically treated locks. 100% natural, Leaping Bunny and PETA-certified vegan and cruelty-free.
Squalane - A naturally occuring substance in skin's sebum. Compatible with all skin types and non-irritating. It absorbs deeply and also lets other ingredients penetrate at a deeper level. Highly emollient, it prevents transepidermal water loss, with natural light-reflecting properties. For hair, it soaks in well instead of sitting on top of hair shaft like many other oils. Our squalane is derived from olives.
Argan Oil - Rich in anti-inflammatory vitamin E and A, and collagen-boosting squalane. High in linoleic acid, making it suitable for all skin types. Contains sterolin, which promotes healthy cell metabolism.
Rosehip Oil - Rich in Vitamin A and C, rosehip is able to penetrate into deep layers of your skin, which addresses wrinkles and fine lines. Rosehip is also chock full of essential fatty acids which promote scar healing and cell regeneration.
Camellia Oil - A fast-absorbing moisturizer, it is a transdermal carrier of cell rebuilding nutrients and collagen and elastin into the skin, helping with aging, dryness, and sun exposure.
Chia Seed Oil - Antioxidant-rich face oil that speeds up skin repair for a plump complexion. Chia oil is also full of phytosterols, which calm itching and inflammation, and omega fatty acids.
Baobab Oil - This richly moisturizing oil comes from the seeds of African baobab trees, which can live up 2,000 years. It delivers a wide variety of to boost elasticity, protect against free-radical damage, and smooth roughness.
Meadowfoam Oil - The more sustainable cousin to jojoba oil, it is slightly waxy and resembles human sebum. With vitamin C, E, and long-chain fatty acids (98% of the oil is fatty acids, making it very stable and resistant to oxidation), it is highly moisturizing without feeling greasy. It also contains a rare type of fatty acid, Eicosenoic acid, which balances oil in the skin. This oil is also perfect for curly and wavy hair, moisturizing and adding shine without weighing down hair.
Amla - Full of vitamin C, antioxidant-rich amla delays signs of premature aging such as wrinkles, dark spots. Being antioxidant-rich means it is extremely beneficial to scalp follicles as well, assisting with the health and lustre of hair.
Gotu Kola - Promotes collagen production in skin, improving fine lines and wrinkles. It is also rich in triterpene saponins, assisting with firming and tighten the skin. It is also useful in improving blood circulation, which translates to the health of hair follicles as well.
Calendula - An anti-inflammatory herb, calendula assists with skin issues such as eczema, psoriasis, and speeds up wound healing and fading of scars.
Seabuckthorn Oil - Chock full of vitamin C, it’s extracted from the bright orange berries of the sea buckthorn shrub and is known to regenerate damaged skin and soothe inflammation.
• Customers have reported Heliophilia has helped with eczema, roseacea, atopic dermatitis, and other skin conditions relating to TEWL (transepidermal water loss)
• Slight bronze glow (able to be washed off with water)
• Hair moisturizer/repair/frizz tamer - for all hair types - straight, wavy, curly.
• After sun care
• Customers have reported Heliophilia has helped with fading scars and stretch marks
• For men - beard oil/after shave oil
For skin: Use a few drops on face and body as needed, being mindful near fabrics. Use as a leave-on moisturizer at night and as a first step after washing your face, and before applying makeup in the morning.
Pro Tip! Love dewy, hydrated skin that lasts all day? Try out this trick for normal to oily skin! Instead of a moisturizer, mix this oil with a hydrating toner or serum (hyaluronic acid works best!), and pat into the skin. This cocktail is lightweight and ultra-hydrating and your skin will love it! A mix of 2-3 drops of each works best.
For hair: Use as a leave-in conditioner at night - spread on ends and in roots at the underlayer of your hair. Wash out in the morning. Throughout the day, use sparingly to tame frizzy hair and flyaways.
For normal, dry, combination, and mature skin; and all hair types
Squalane*, Argania Spinosa (Argan) Oil*, Adansonia Digitata (Baobab) Oil*, Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, Rosa Canina (Rose) Hip Oil, Hippophae Rhamnoides (Seabuckthorn) Fruit Oil, Salvia Hispanica (Chia) Seed Oil*, Cucurbita Pepo (Pumpkin) Seed Oil*, Camellia Oleifera (Camellia) Oil*, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Oil* (infused with Calendula Officinalis (Calendula), Emblica Officinalis (Amla), Glycyrrhiza Glabra* (Licorice Root), Centella Asiatica (Gotu Kola)), D-alpha-tocopherol (Vitamin E), Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Chamomile Essential Oil, Lavender Essential Oil