SATYA KAMA CREAM
FIVE CORE INGREDIENTS:
HEMP SEED OIL:
We use organic hemp seed oil as one of the main five ingredients in our Satya Kama Cream line of products. Hemp seed oil is an excellent ingredient for for a moisturizing body cream. It is high in Vitamins A and E making it an amazing moisturizer and natural emollient. It also naturally adds Vitamin D to the skin, allowing absorption of calcium to the skin which is known to allow for the absorption of calcium that is needed for soft, smooth skin. Hemp seed oil is high in Omega 3 & 6 fatty acids, making it similar to natural skin lipids. Hemp seed oil is excellent for use on eczema and dry, itchy skin. Hemp seed oil is naturally high in antioxidants known to prevent cell damage and possibly reverse the aging process.
The use of cocoa butter dates back at least 3000 years by the Mayan and Aztec civilizations. We use organic, fair trade cocoa butter in our Satya Kama Cream. Cocoa butter is high in Omega 3, 6 and 9 fatty acids which are known to penetrate the skin for deep hydration. Cocoa butter is a rich source of cocoa polyphenols. Polyphenols are types of antioxidants that help promote health when used on your skin. Flavanol rich cocoa improves dermal blood flow, increases photoprotection and contributes to the maintenance of skin health.
Shea butter has been used for skin in Africa for the past 3000 years. It is sadi that one of Ancient Egypt’s most famous rulers, Cleopatra used shea butter on her skin to protect from intense sun and fierce winds. Shea butter is a superb moisturizer high in Vitamin A. Vitamin A is known for its anti-aging, anti free radical agents and is known to increase micro-circulation. Shea butter is also known to produce collagen production.
Coconut oil is an excellent moisturizer with amazing antibacterial benefits. Coconut oil is high in saturated fat, most of which are medium chain fatty acids. The presence of these fats helps retain the moisture content of the skin. Coconut oil is also high in Vitamin E, which is essential for healthy skin, keeping the skin smooth, and protecting it against cracking. Coconut oil is excellent for skin because it provides deep and real moisture.
Avocado oil is one of the richest sources of beneficial monounsaturated fatty acids like oleic acid, making it extremely hydrating and softening for the skin. Avocado oil is rich in Vitamins A, C, D, E and K. Avocado oil is an amazing nutrient for the skin. It is believed to boost collagen, improve skin elasticity and provides deep moisturization. It is believed to fight the signs of aging, prevent sun damage, heal the skin, etc.
INTEGRITY AND INGREDIENT SOURCING:
We are working to ensure that the supply chain for our five core ingredients are rooted in social, economic and environmental equity.
HEMP SEED OIL – We are in the process of sourcing our hemp seed oil from local, organic hemp farmers in Colorado.
SHEA BUTTER – We are working to collaborate with female Shea butter producers in Ghana in West Africa as a beyond sustainable source for our shea butter.
Currently, we are working with Barak Shea Butter out of Ghana in West Africa.
COCOA BUTTER – We are currently sourcing Cocoa Butter that is certified Fair Trade USA and Certified Organic. *fair trade usa logo in our drop box.
COCONUT OIL – We are currently sourcing Fair Trade Certified Extra Virgin Organic Coconut Oil.
AVOCADO OIL – We are currently sourcing Fair Trade Certifed Organic Avocado Oil