At The Avo Tree, we combine the health-boosting goodness of avocados with nature's best ingredients to create pure, nurturing products for naturally healthy skin. Learn below all about the best nature has to offer...
Loaded with nutrients, avocado oil is the moisture-boosting, skin-strengthening solution to a healthy, youthful-looking face.As well having anti-inflammatory effects that soothe blemishes and acne, vitamins C and E join forces with antioxidants like lutein and zeaxanthin to fight free radicals and increase suppleness. Carotenoids help the skin build stronger structures while improving brightness. And oleic acid, vitamins D and E, and a nutrient called D-mannoheptulose encourage cell turnover and collagen production, processes that slow down with age.
A superfood for the skin, the juices in cucumber are packed with proteins, lipids, vitamin C and other beneficial minerals that have emollient properties, making it an excellent way to naturally moisturise and soften skin. Cucumber also has an astringent effect, so it refreshes your complexion while soothing any unwanted puffiness.
With natural medicinal properties that date back more than 4000 years, aloe vera is an ancient therapeutic plant that’s famous for its cooling and calming properties. As well as being an effective remedy that relieves irritations and sunburn, aloe vera is also lauded for its ability to maintain moisture balance and provide long-lasting hydration, making it a go-to for soothing sensitivities.
Carrot seed oil
A natural conditioner that works to replenish and renew, carrot seed oil combines the skin-healing powers of beta carotene and vitamin A with the intense moisturising properties of vitamin E to heal dry, cracked skin and balance your natural moisture levels. Suitable for all skin types, carrot seed oil is especially good for dry or mature aging skin.
Vinanza Skin Performance Plus®
An angel when it comes to natural anti-aging, Vinanza Skin Performance Plus® is an antioxidant-driven blend of kiwifruit and grape seeds.
It’s scientifically shown to decrease trans-epidermal water loss (which can contribute to fine lines and wrinkles), leaving your skin moist and hydrated. And it’s also shown to reduce redness as well as decrease melanin production, which causes freckling and pigmentation.
Rich in vitamin C, vitamin K, iron, copper, plus a range of beneficial antioxidants, the powerful actives that naturally occur in pear have the potency to mop up harmful free radicals and minimise skin cell damage. As well as helping prevent lines and wrinkles which can age us, pear also encourages skin toning, giving way to a fresh, healthy complexion.
Naturally nourishing and protective, blackcurrants are a great source of vitamins and antioxidants, such as phytochemicals, bioflavonoids, and vitamin C. As well as helping to combat the effects of harmful free radicals, which can radically damage skin cells and age us, blackcurrants also help calm and soothe skin, while freshening and visibly brightening its appearance.
Native to New Zealand, Manuka honey’s antibacterial properties are what sets it apart from traditional honey. Its bacteria-busting properties sweep away dead cells and deeply clean your skin, while the anti-inflammatory and anti-viral benefits prevent blemishes while calming and soothing skin.
To top it off, Manuka also promotes skin regeneration, repairs cellular damage, lessens scarring and inhibits collagen loss.
With high doses of vitamins E and C (one kiwifruit has more vitamin C than an orange!), kiwifruits have the power to naturally refresh, revive and firm skin.
As well as balancing your pH level for maximum rejuvenation, kiwifruits work to neutralise free radicals, which helps prevent dark spots and promote a smooth, even complexion.
Ground avocado seed
Ground avocado seeds are a great way to gently buff away dead cells to reveal the new skin beneath. They are also rich in powerful antioxidants and have a natural antibacterial effect that helps dissolve impurities and excess oil, leaving your skin feeling incredibly clean and healthy and looking brighter and more refined.
Grape seed oil
Grape seed oil is effective in brightening and tightening, making it a go-to for visibly youthful skin.
Packed with skin-supportive nutrients like vitamin E and omega-6, this incredible oil is also rich in antioxidants, including proanthocyanidin. This powerful active helps reduce hyperpigmentation and control the skin’s inflammatory system, which may help reduce the redness and soreness of acne, eczema and rosacea.
Bee venom works by making the skin think it’s been stung but without the pain or swelling.
Harnessing melittin, the main component of bee venom, this powerful protein increases blood circulation which signals to the inner layers of your skin to produce more elastin and collagen – the fibres that keep skin firm and tight. Bee venom also helps reduce sun damage, dark spots and blemishes.
Infused with innate anti-aging and free-radical-fighting properties, elderberries keep your skin looking radiant and fresh for longer.
Naturally enriched with potent antioxidants – specifically flavonoids and anthocyanins (which give berries their dark colour) – elderberries deliver powerful protection against free radicals, while boasting skin-soothing effects thanks to naturally occurring anti-inflammatory and antiviral properties.