Why Nanu's Blend?
Nanu’s Blend was developed to feed, nourish and heal the skin conditions of my 83 year old mother who suffered from dry, flaking and irritated skin due to radiation and chemotherapy. Each of the following ingredients is beneficial for skin care however when crafted according to our unique formula the results are phenomenal. The formula is relatively consistent with each blend, although a new ingredient or change in the amount of the various ingredients based on conducted research may occur.
What's in the blend?
Shea Butter has beeen used to help heal burns, sores, scars, dermatitis, psoriasis, dandruff and stretch marks. It may also help diminish wrinkles by moisturizing the skin, promoting cell renewal, elasticity and increasing circulation. Shea butter protects the skin from both environmental and
free-radical damage. It contains vitamins A and E, and has demonstrated both antimicrobial and
Cocoa butter has been called the ultimate moisturizer, and has been used to keep skin soft and supple for centuries. Cocoa butter is often recommended for treatment of skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis.
Mango butter is used as an emollient that adds moisture and soothes dry skin and hair.
Aloe butter is an ideal skin conditioner for those who have extremely parched, dry, or flaky skin because it is full of moisturizing properties and ingredients.
Glycerin is a popular beauty product because it is a humectant. This means that it can help seal in moisture.
Argan oil is most commonly used as a skin moisturizer to hydrate and soften skin. The antioxidants in Argan oil are generally beneficial for healing skin which is irritated, cracked, damaged or even burned. It is best used as a preventive for dry or sore skin, but it can also be used to speed up healing.
Black castor oil has an age old reputation as an all purpose healing oil. It's commonly used for hair and scalp problems, skin conditions, aches and pains, laxative, breast massage, fibroids, first aid for cuts,
wounds, burns and much more.
Vitamin E when topically applied is an excellent moisturizer that helps keep the skin healthy and soft. This valuable nutrient locks moisture into the skin and prevents dehydration. Vitamin E is able to deeply penetrate the skin and provides a broad spectrum defense against signs of skin aging from the inside out.
Calendula is an emollient and can help to moisturize dry skin. It also contains carotenoids which nourish the skin.
Coconut oil has an impressive anti-ageing property. By increasing your body's antioxidant levels, cocunut oil can help stop damage to your skin caused by free-radicals. Over long periods of time, the skin can look tighter, firmer, and younger, and fine lines can drastically be reduced.