While drinking a cup of coffee gives you an internal boost, scrubbing your skin with soap that contains coffee promises a whole set of benefits that makes coffee your skin’s favourite “drink.” Coffee is rich in antioxidants, protects against UV carcinogens, enhances circulation, and makes skin smooth and bright.
Did you know that single use coffee pods cannot be recycled unless the coffee and filter are removed? At ReNu Hygienics, we collect coffee pods from the local community, utilize the coffee in our soap bars, and recycle the empty pod. How cool is that? This is just one of the ways we reduce waste while improving the cleanliness and health of your hands.
Your favourite natural sweetener and tea add-in is actually the secret to the skin of your dreams. Honey is antibacterial and antiseptic, full of antioxidants, and boosts collagen production – three things that are MVP to prevent aging and boosting glow. Also, honey is extremely moisturizing and hydrates even the driest of skin while the enzymes work as a gentle exfoliator, sloughing off dead skin cells and leaving you with a radiant complexion.
We only use real Manitoban honey in our soap bars. Give it a try and your hands will thank you.
Relatively new to the skincare scene, oat milk is climbing the ranks of benefits. There are many benefits of oat milk on a plethora of skin types. Aside from hugely nourishing dry and eczema-prone skin due to oat milk’s anti-inflammatory qualities, it also enables the skin to be gently exfoliated. The zinc properties found in oat milk target acne-causing bacteria, diminishing the appearance of blemishes. Oats are also packed with plant-based protein, B vitamins, and minerals.
Coconut oil is non-fragrant and full of fatty acids, like linoleic acid & lauric acid, that nourish and soften the skin. As a gentle, pH-friendly plant oil with antibacterial properties, coconut oil is great for oil cleansing, leaving you with supple, dewy skin.
Other benefits of coconut oil include inflammation reduction from UV rays, promoting wound healing, and antifungal and antiviral properties.
Revitalizing and nutrient rich, pomegranate oil has countless benefits for all skin types. This oil derived from pomegranate seeds contains polyphenols that protect the skin from harmful UV rays and repair the skin from sun damage, including anti-aging qualities by increasing the production of collagen in the skin. Pomegranate oil’s anti-inflammatory and hydrating elements make it the perfect ingredient in treating dry, eczema and psoriasis prone skin.
The fresh and inviting aroma from orange oil is just one of its many favourable qualities. With its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial functions, orange oil maintains your skin’s smoothness and clarity, promising itself to be a wonderful ingredient to detoxify your skin. Orange oil also has nourishing qualities that soothes dryness while also plumping your skin.