GLOSSARY OF INGREDIENTS
All important information about our precious ingredients has been gathered in one place so that you can be well informed about Ambasz products: what are the ingredients and how they interact with your skin.
Attached is also a useful list of toxic ingredients typically added to conventional cosmetics.
Hydrosols (Floral Waters)Our creams contain floral waters which are by-products derived from the distillation of essential oils with water vapor. Floral waters are like the hologram of a plant, each drop contains a water soluble component, the particles of essential oils and liquid contained in the plant cells during harvest. Cleaning your face with a floral water helps heal the skin, removes excess oil and dirt without damaging its natural moisture and helps prevent the development of skin infections. Floral waters help maintain normal pH of the skin, improve blood circulation and renew skin cells, making the skin fresh and healthy.
Cypress Floral Water Cupressus SempervirensHas very intense detoxifying and astringent properties and aids circulation, therefore, it has a strong anti-cellulitis and antivaricose effect. Tightens the pores of the skin and is suitable for the oily, combination and acne skin care.
Tea Tree Floral Water Melaleuca AlternifoliaHas a refreshing and an antiseptic effect. It helps fight acne, seborrhea and dandruff. Deeply cleans the skin and accelerates regeneration processes.
Geranium Floral Water Pelargonium GraveolensCares for all skin types, has an anti-wrinkle and antiseptic effect, prevents blemishes on the skin. Soothes the irritations caused by wind, sun, and insect bites, inflammation, and redness. Regulates the function of sebaceous glands, it is an antioxidant, and it strongly regenerates the dry, flabby, and grayish skin.
Frankincense Floral Water Boswellia CarteriHas strong anti-inflammatory, astringent and anti-wrinkle properties and promotes the enhancement and regeneration of blood vessels.
Chelichrysum Floral Water Helichrysum ItalicumExtremely rare and valuable ingredient in the skin care. Its properties are due to a number of specific chemical compounds, especially diketones, which are specific only for helichrysum.This floral water has a very beneficial effect on blood vessels, it is vasocontrictive and it reduces swelling. Promotes the rapid disappearance of bruises and redness of the skin, accelerates the absorption and elimination of extravasations and hematomas resulting from injuries, medical and cosmetic treatments. For minor injuries, it stops the bleeding and relieves pain. At the same time, it has an intense anti-inflammatory and soothing effect. It also has extensive regenerative properties, promotes the healing and closing of post-traumatic wounds, and minimizes scar formation.Helps with the reduction of existing scars, stretch marks and acne marks. When applied externally, it stimulates the renewal of the epidermis and the creation of new, healthy skin cells. In addition, helichrysum floral water has an antioxidant and antibacterial effect and reduces inflammation and allergic conditions of the skin.
Lavender Floral water Lavandula AngustifoliaFor all skin types and for every kind of problem. It soothes, refreshes, and cools the skin. It is ideal for bringing "first aid". Like lavender essential oil, it is great for babies. Helps with redness and itching, insect bites, headaches and sunburns. It heals atopic skin. Regulates sebum production and has a slightly astringent effect. Thanks to phenols, it acts as an antioxidant, thereby stopping the aging process.
Neroli Floral Water (bitter orange flowers) Citrus Aurantium AmaraSoothes and moisturizes all skin types. Reduces face redness and eye fatigue. It has an antibacterial and astringent effect and it regulates sebum production. Soothes and relaxes. Used as a tonic or mist, it perfectly refreshes the skin. Promotes blood circulation, restores the acidity of the skin, soothes and moisturizes. Bioflavonoids contained in the floral water have an antioxidant function, they are ideal for the vascular skin care.
Witch Hazel Floral Water Hamamelis VirginianaHas very strong astringent, anti-bleeding, anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. This is due to the large amounts of tannins present in the plant, especially elagotannins and hamamelitannins. Flavonoids present in the witch hazel have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Witch hazel floral water is an ideal product to care for the oily, polluted skin with enlarged pores. It improves its blood circulation and tone, and reduces sebum production. Accelerates the process of regeneration of irritated skin (due to depilation, shaving, excessive sun exposure). It tones and protects against irritants - hence it is recommended for sensitive, allergic, overly flushed skin with broken capillaries.
Rosemary Floral water Rosmarinus OfficinalisHelps to increase skin elasticity, prevents wrinkles, strengthens the hair, gives it a shine and prevents its loss. It is excellent for the care of skin around the eyes. It has a regenerating and anti-bacterial effect. Ideal for the scalp care.
Rose Floral Water Rosa DamascenaHeals the skin. It is very delicate; it can be used for children and babies. It makes the skin supple and revitalized. Soothes redness and helps over-dried, sensitive and oily skin. Strengthens blood vessels, helps with eczema and skin infections. Very effective at binding moisture in the skin. Improves skin tone, makes the skin become supple, radiant and silky smooth.
Chamomile Floral Water Anthemis Nobilis Floral WaterOne of the best multi-functional floral waters. Soothes irritations and has a beneficial effect on our nervous system. It is especially recommended for the skin care of babies and their mums. Completely safe for sensitive and delicate skin. Heals atopic skin, redness, and allergies.