Our Ingredients Explained

With 5 plant based ingredients known for their skin healing properties

Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera

Soothing, moisturising and healing plant first used by the ancient Egyptians.
Calendula

Calendula

A wound healing skin soothing botanical.
Grapeseed

Grapeseed

Rich in vitamins C, D and E, easily absorbed for sensitive skin.
sesame

Sesame Seed

Effective moisturiser rich in vitamins B, D and E, provides a rich, silky texture to skin and helps reduce scars and rashes.
Shea Butter

Shea Butter

An excellent emollient, alleviates the pain associated with tightness and itching. Vitamin E, maintains healthy skin and improves wound healing.

Other ingredients

Aqua : Scottish water from Loch Lee which lies at the head of Glen Esk in the Grampian foothills, a soft water as the surrounding catchment area is mainly granite. Pure and ideal for our natural eczema cream the water is further microfiltered and treated to avoid likelihood of microorganisms or chlorine that may have been applied at source.

Moisturising Powerhouses

  • Glycerin : A colourless odourless liquid that improves softness of the skin.
  • Propylene Glycol : A small organic alcohol used as a skin conditioning agent.
  • Glucono Lactone : A moisturiser used as a chelating agent (combines chemical compounds).
  • Allantoin : Moisturiser that increases smoothness of the skin and promotes wound healing.

Keeping HydraNure Fresh & Stable
Ensuring Great Performance in Every Use

  • Isopropyl Myristate : A polar emollient (works more favourably with water) where good skin absorption is required.
  • Glyceryl Monostearate : White odourless powder, an organic molecule used as an emulsifier.
  • Cetyl Alcohol : A waxy oil used as an emollient and thickening agent.
  • Cetearyl Olivate : Derived from olive oil, used as an emulsion stabiliser.
  • Sorbitan Olivate : Liquid derived from olive oil used as an emulsifier.
  • Sodium Benzoate : Salt based preservative
  • Tetrasodium EDTA : Chelating agent that fights bacteria