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Base oils are ideal for diluting essential oils before using them on skin. All our base oils are 100% natural pure oil.


Apricot Kernel 100ml
Botanical Name: Prunus Armeniaca

Origin: Although its believed that apricots initially came from Armenia or far East, our Apricot Kernel oil is being produced in sunny Spain by cold-pressing oil-rich kernels of Apricots.

Apricot Kernel oil is known to have anti-inflammatory and moisturising properties that may benefit your health and appearance of your skin. Its often used in cosmetic products such as moisturisers, exfoliators and face and hair masks.

Colour and Odour: pale to mid-yellow colour with very mild sweet scent

Texture: light textured oil with fast absorption

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £3.15
Argan Oil
Botanical Name: Argania Spinosa

Origin: Argan oil is believed to be one of the rarest oils in the world, it is a robust, nutty scented oil made largely in Morocco from the nuts of the argan tree. Argan trees used to cover much of North Africa but they are now greatly reduced in number which reflects the current price of the oil.

Argan oil contains essential fatty acids, anti-oxidants, vitamins and minerals and with its moisturising and softening properties may help protect your skin and hair from early signs of ageing and potential sun damage. It is commonly used in skin moisturisers and hair care products.

Colour and odour : has light golden yellow colour and mild nutty aroma

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £12.95
Avocado 100ml
Botanical Name: Persea Gratissima

Origin: Its believed that avocados are primarily native to Mexico where Aztecs tribes used to spread the fruit on their skin and create face masks. Our Avocado oil originates from world's major avocado producer South Africa, obtained from pressed avocado fruits.

Avocado oil is rich in fatty acids and anti-inflammatory antioxidants , suitable for dry, ageing and dehydrated skin. It is easily absorbed and may help with skin complaints such as eczema. May be used as a carrier oil combined with essential oils , for aromatherapy treatments or added to lotions, creams, face masks or bath oils.

Colour and Odour: has pale yellow to light green colour with very mild scent

Texture: smooth, silky texture

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £4.95
Borage 100ml
Botanical Name: Borago Officinalis.

Origin: The Borago plant, also known as the Starflower is native to the eastern Mediterranean region. The plant is cultivated in many parts of the world , grown primarily in Europe and North America. Oil is obtained from the seeds of the Borago plants.

Borage oil is very high in Omega 6 and is believed to be beneficial to dry and damaged skin and may provide relief from several chronic skin disorders. Its great for use with essential oils and other carrier oils. Used as an ingredient in cosmetic products such as face serums and moisturisers.

Colour and Odour : golden yellow colour with very little odour .

Texture: slightly thick texture

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £12.50
Calendula 100ml
Botanical Name: Calendula Officinalis.

Origin: France - The Calendula or Marigold plant is so widely grown that its precise origin is hard to pinpoint. It is also considered edible and the flower can be used in recipes and salads to add colour. Oil is made by infusing marigold flowers in a carrier oil.

Calendula oil its self is quite versatile. It is said to help with skin complaints with its anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties. Its widely used in the cosmetics industry on its own or to make ointments, creams, or salves.

Colour and odour: yellow to amber colour with mild spicy sweet aroma

Texture: light texture

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £4.95
Castor Oil
Botanical Name: Ricinus Communis

Origin: Its been thought that Castor oil have been used from ancient times by Egyptian doctors to protect the eyes from irritation. Although the Caster oil is nowadays produced worldwide , the largest producer remains to be India. Castor Oil is widely used in medicine, cosmetics and in industrial chemistry. It is obtained by cold pressing seeds from the castor plant.

Castor oil is great carrier oil for essential oils and is also used to enhance the absorption of other cosmetic ingredients. With its thick texture this oil can be a great remedy for the dry skin, blended with Sweet Almond oil and massage into face it will cleanse and purify skin. When used as a massage oil it can help to blood circulation, blended with a thin oil such as Grapeseed it can be massaged into abdomen to ease constipation and may also benefit the hair growth.

Colour and Odour: Castor oil has pale yellow colour and almost odourless oily like smell

Texture: very thick oil, honey like texture

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £3.25
Evening Primrose 100ml
Botanical Name: Oenothera Biennis

Origin: Evening Primrose, sometimes known as Evening Star is a Biennial plant is native to North America and other temperate counties. Our Evening Primrose oil is massively produced in provinces of China from seeds of the yellow Evening Primrose plants. The plant is named Evening Primrose as the flowers fully opens at night and closes again in the morning of the next day. Its believed that it was first used by Native Americans for wound healing and its sedative properties.

Evening Primrose oil is rich source of omega-6 and fatty acids and has anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving properties .It facilitates the healing process and may help reduce the appearance of scars and calm inflammation. Often used in cosmetics to sooth and moisturise the skin, scalp and hair.

Colour and odour : has light golden colour and mild nutty scent

Texture: fine texture

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £10.25
Fractionated Coconut 100ml
Botanical Name: Cocos Nucifera

Origin: Coconut oil has been largely produced in tropical regions of Philippines for centuries often used to cure illnesses and beauty treatments. Coconut Oil in it's purest form is solid at room temperature. The process of 'fractionating' the oil removes some of the proteins and fatty acids from the oil and in the process will turn it in to the liquid.

Fractionated Coconut oil is widely used as a carrier oil for the essential oils in aromatherapy or massage treatments. It has excellent soothing, healing and moisturising properties that may help sooth many skin irritation.

Colour and odour : has clear to yellow colour and odourless scent

Texture: light textured, easily absorbed

Shelf Life: 1year
Price: £5.25
Grapeseed 100ml
Botanical Name: Vitis Vinifera

Origin: Although the Grapeseed oil is native to Mediterranean regions and Asia, it is now widely produced all over the world. Our Grapeseed oil has been sourced from beautiful Italy. The oil is obtained from the kernels of the grape fruit.

Grapeseed Oil it's very versatile oil and may be used for a wide range of applications in aromatherapy, massages and skin care. It is full of powerful nutrients and promotes healthy skin and hair growth. Grapeseed oil is often used as an ingredient in soaps, creams and lotions.

Colour and odour: clear yellow to yellowish green colour with very faint, sweet scent

Texture: light in texture and is easily absorbed

Shelf Life: up to 1 year
Price: £2.75
Hazelnut 100ml
Botanical Name: Corylus Avellana

Origin: The common hazelnut is grown all over the European and Asian continents and beyond. It is primarily grown for the nut , but has also been used in Britain and Europe as hedgerows on farmland for hundreds of years. Our Hazelnut oil is made in Turkey, the world's largest producer of hazelnuts.

Hazelnut Oil itself is a multi-purpose oil. It contain powerful antioxidant and minerals that may be beneficial for damaged skin and dry skin. Its a popular ingredient in beauty cosmetics as is believed to reduce wrinkles and prevent early ageing. Often used as carrier oil for aromatherapy, massage oils, moisturisers and hair care.

Colour and odour: pale yellow colour with mild scent

Texture: Thin and smooth

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £4.50
Hempseed 100ml
Botanical Name: Cannabis sativa

Origin: Hemp plant has been used all over the world for many years. Our Hempseed oil comes from India, but is allowed to be produced, bought, and sold for application purposes only. It is made from pressed ripened seeds of the hemp plants.

Hempseed oil is rich in vitamins, fatty acids and minerals, suitable for all skin types including oily and acne-prone skin. Its use is popular in skin care and beauty products as may help reduce wrinkles and prevent signs of ageing. When used in aromatherapy treatments may improve circulation, ease muscle and joint aches.

Colour and Odour : has dark to clear light green colour and very ,mild nutty scent

Texture: light and thin consistency

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £4.75
Jojoba 100ml
Botanical Name: Simmondsia Chinensis

Origin: Originated from North America and areas of the western coast of Mexico and then from early nineties grown by farms established in the northwestern desert of Argentina. Jojoba extract was in past used by Native Americans to heal several skin and hair conditions. Its extract is obtained from the seeds of jojoba shrubs which is full of nutrients, antioxidants and minerals.

Jojoba oil is full of healthy nutrients and may help naturally moisturise and hydrate the skin which can be beneficial when struggling with dry skin. May be also used as a carrier oil in combination with essential oils , its also widely used as an ingredient in moisturisers ,shampoos, lip balms and many other beauty products.

Colour and odour : Jojoba oil has bright golden colour and very mild nutty smell

Texture : thick, soft, velvety

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £8.95
Macadamia 100ml
Botanical Name: Macadamia Integrifolia.

Origin: The Macadamia plant originated in Australia and have been consumed and processed by the indigenous Australians for many years. Macadamia oil is obtained from the ripe nuts of the macadamia tree.

Macadamia oil has a anti-inflammatory and anti-ageing properties that may soothe and protect your skin. Rich in Oleic acid and other healthy nutrients, oil is believed to be incredibly beneficial for dry and ageing skin. Is used for a variety of products in the cosmetic industry such as creams, sun creams , lotions , shampoos and conditioners. Its perfect for use with any essential oils and for massage and aromatherapy.

Colour and Odour : clear golden yellow colour and mild nutty smell

Texture: has light yet rich feel consistency
Price: £4.95
Neem 100ml
Botanical Name: Azadirachta Indica

Origin: The Neem tree originates in India and is now being grown successfully in Northern Australia. The oils and dry extracts from the plant have been used in Ayurvedic medicines for thousands of years, and have been revered in India for their medicinal and healing properties, especially on chronic skin disorders.

Neem oil is perfect for regeneration of dry and sensitive skin and hair - best used in small quantities in blends. Due to its high content of fatty acids and nutrients is often used in a variety of beauty products such as creams, body lotions and hair products.

Colour and Odour: can vary from golden yellow to dark brown and has a strong garlic/nutty aroma

Texture: very thick consistency, can solidify in colder temperatures

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £4.75
Olive 100ml
Scientific Name: Olea Europaea

Origin: Olive oil have originated from eastern Mediterranean areas and was used for variety of purposes such as rituals, medical ointments and lamp fuel. One of the current largest producers of olive oil is Spain, followed by Italy and Greece. Oil is obtained by crushing olives into a paste, then pressing to extract the oil.

Olive oil is rich in antioxidants and has great antibacterial and moisturising properties, which may help prevent premature signs of ageing and reduce inflammation. It’s a very common ingredient in skin care and aromatherapy , used in soaps, body washes and lotions.

Colour and odour : yellowy gold colour with mild distinctive smell

Texture: heavy viscosity, oily texture

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £3.25
Peach Kernel 100ml
Botanical Name: Prunus Persica

Origin: Our Peach Kernel oil is being largely produced in Spain , mainly in locations of Mediterranean area. It is obtained by cold pressing method where the pit (kernel) of the Peach fruit is crushed by a hydraulic press.

Peach Kernel oil may be used to calm skin irritations keeping the surface of the skin subtle. It is often used as an ingredient in cosmetic creams, massage oils, scrubs ect. Its healthy vitamins and acids help the skin maintain its moisture and can contributes to the toning and firming of the skin.

Colour and Odour: has light golden colour and delicate aromatic smell

Texture: light textured oil

Shelf life: 1 year
Price: £4.25
Rapeseed Oil
Botanical Name: Brassica Campestris

Origin: Although our Rapessed oil comes from neighbouring regions of France, it is believed that the Rapeseed was first introduced into Canada from Poland during the times of war and was used for many domestic purposes. It is now massively produced worldwide and used by many food and cosmetic industries.

Rapessed oil contains high source of vitamins and antioxidant and promotes regenerative properties. When used for massage treatments , may be used on its own or combined with other oils. Rapessed oil with its moisturising properties may also help improve the condition of the hair and scalp.

Colour and Odour : pale golden colour , no scent

Texture: light texture

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £3.00
Rosehip 100ml
Botanical Name: Rosa Mosqueta

Origin: Chile - Although the Rosehip oil is being produced in many regions of the world today, it was believed to be primarily used by the ancient Egyptians and Native Americans for its great healing properties. Oil is extracted from the seeds of the wild rose bush.

Rosehip Oil has many useful properties for the skin. It promotes skin and tissue healing and may reduce the appearance of scars and wrinkles. May be used directly on skin as a moisturiser or in aromatherapy blended with essential oils.

Colour and Odour : deep golden colour with subtle earthy aroma.

Texture: thin, dry texture

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £22.50
Sweet Almond 100ml
Botanical Name: Prunus Amygdalu Dulcis

Origin: The Almond Tree is native to the Middle East and South Asia but has since been grown in various other areas including southern Europe and the warmer parts or United States. Our Sweet Almond Base Oil is produced in USA and is obtained from the pressed seeds of the almond fruit.

Sweet almond oil is loaded with powerful vitamins and antioxidants and suitable for sensitive, dry and oily skin. May help reduce acne, boost collagen production and protect skin against the potential sun damage. It also has mild anti-inflammatory properties. Commonly used as the carrier oil for cosmetic purposes. Its also often used in massage therapy to help relieve muscular pains and soreness.

Colour and Odour: has pale yellow to golden yellow colour and its almost odourless

Texture: Very Light texture

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £2.50
Natural Vitamin E 100ml
Botanical Name: Triticum Vulgare (Tocopherol).

Origin: Germany- Vitamin E is a group of fat-soluble vitamins with antioxidant effects. The best Vitamin E sources are wheat germ oil, sunflower seeds and almonds. Vitamin E oil is derived from vitamin E source and can be applied directly to the skin or added to lotions, creams and gels.

Vitamin E Oil is a natural anti-oxidant and it is said to be great at preventing damage to the skin. It is a great moisturiser that may help with premature ageing and reduce acne and stretch marks.

Colour and odour: has clear orange to yellow colour with mild "wheaty" aroma (made from wheat germ)

Shelf Life: up to 1 year
Price: £7.50
Wheatgerm 100ml
Botanical Name: Triticum Vulgare.

Origin: Wheat originated in the ancient fertile crescent area between the Mediterranean Sea and the Persian Gulf. It has since been grown in many temperate regions and is now one of the main sources of food . Our Wheatgerm oil originates from regions of North America. It is is extracted from the kernel of the wheat grain.

Wheatgerm Oil is a great source of Vitamin E, which is an anti-oxidant that may benefit your skin but may also act as a natural preservative for your massage oils and blends. With its regenerative properties may helps soften damaged and ageing skin.

Colour and odour : golden yellow to orange colour , intensive wheat scent

Texture: Very Rich ( not suitable as a base oil for massages, best mixed with other oils )

Shelf Life: 1 year
Price: £4.25
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