Our Botanical Facial Steam delivers potent botanical properties via heat and humidity. When the heat and steam rises, the botanical plant water is sent up in to the skin to open pores, hydrate skin and help purify, detox and heal the skin. In addition, the steam is beautifully fragrant and uplifting.
Lavender is incredibly versatile and has anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. It helps to soothe skin and stimulate cellular growth and regeneration in the skin by helping your upper layer of skin rejuvenate itself.
Nettles are packed with vitamins (A, C, K, and B), minerals (iron, phosphorus, potassium, calcium, magnesium, manganese, copper, boron, strontium), and trace minerals along with hefty dose of potent phytonutrients including deep-green chlorophyll and carotenoids. Due to its antioxidant properties, it can also speed healing, reduce the appearance of scars and blemishes, and promote anti-aging to reduce wrinkles and age spots.
Roses contains natural oils that help retain moisture in your skin. This results in your skin feeling hydrated, smooth and soft. The sugars in rose petals especially benefit those with sensitive skin. The anti-bacterial properties found in rose makes it amazing for fighting acne and breakouts. It is also known to heal skin ailments like eczema and psoriasis. Roses are powerful mood enhancers and the smell is intoxicating
Rose Hips contains anti- inflammatory properties and helps to protect against cell degeneration caused by bacteria and oxidants. Rose hips boosts the skin's moisture level and helps to reduce fine lines and wrinkles.
HOW TO USE: Prepare to have a large towel for the steam as well as a medium sized ceramic, metal or glass bowl. Also place an additional towel under the bowl you will be steaming with to protect the surface. Place two large tablespoons of our Rose + Nettle Botanical Facial Steam into bowl. Heat about a quart of water to near boiling. Pour hot water into bowl over the dried botanicals. Be careful in touching bowl, as bowl will be hot. Allow botanical facial steam to cool slightly and then hover head approximately 10-12 inches above bowl and place towel over head to create a steam tent. Steam for five to 10 minutes. Breath deeply for complete relaxation. For external use only.