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Thymes Goldleaf Gardenia

Goldleaf Gardenia. Sweet, Rich & Floral

Thymes Goldleaf Gardenia

This soft romantic fragrance blends amazing Gardenia notes with warm silky Amber and sweet Praline resulting in a fragrance that that is both soft and rich.

Goldleaf Gardenia: Classically Inspired.  Beautifully Modern.  Velvety Gardenia, Lush Rose, Fresh Jasmine, Creamy Amber, Warm Patchouli, and Delectable Praline.

However, it is not all about the fragrance.  The lotions and cremes are rich with Shea Butter, Chinese Magnolia Flower Extract, Honey, Aloe Vera and are fortified with Vitamin E to help sooth and protect the skin.

The name of this collection may be confused with the Classic Goldleaf collection (Originally called Goldleaf Hydrangea).  Be careful when buying not to confuse the two names.  The packaging is quite different with the Goldleaf Gardenia having a romantic Pink / Peach tones.

Honey House Naturals Beeswax body Care

Honey House Naturals is a small company in the Pacific Northwest that makes natural beeswax based body care products. All their products are naturally “Green”, with all natural and mostly local ingredients utilized in manufacturing.Honey-Bee-Bar-lotion

The Bee Lotion Bars from Honey House Naturals contain the highest quality ingredients from the best sources. Filled with nutrient-rich Shea Butter, Jojoba, Beeswax, Lanolin, Cocoa Butter, Sweet Almond Oil, Vitamin E, Kukui Nut Oil, and Pomegranate.

Another great item is the Belly Bar in two sizes. Originally developed for expectant mothers, the natural Belly Bar is perfect for anyone’s dry itchy skin. Contains five vitamin-rich butters: Shea, Avocado, Aloe, Mango and Cocoa, that work together to nourish tight, damaged skin. Combined with Meadowfoam, Calendula, and Raspberry Essential Oils that enrich with omega fatty acids to heal dry scaling skin. Beeswax and Lanolin seal in all these natural emollients to keep them working for a long time. This indulgent Belly Bar Lotion will leave skin soft and supple, sealing in the moisture to protect even the most vulnerable skin. Both the Bee Bars and the Belly Bars are:

  • Made without petroleum or artificial colors
  • Not tested on animals.
  • Water Free, and will not dry out
  • All natural fragrance
  • U.S. Made in the Pacific Northwest

Zanadia also offers Lip Balms and sumptuous Honey Blossom Soaps from Honey House Naturals. Moisturizing and creamy, this triple milled natural soap bars are overflowing with Royal Jelly, Shea Butter and Honey to rejuvenate and freshen dry tired skin. Vitamin E a natural antioxidant and Olive Oil condition and protect. This natural gentle soap will cleanse, condition and rehydrate thirsty skin.

Beeswax is a byproduct of hive manufacturing by bees and has been used over history as an anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, and an anti-irritant product.

Mixed with other natural butters and oils, the beeswax not only provides its own benefits, but serves to seal in the other protective a restorative against your skin for maximum effect and benefit. The Belly Bar utilizes these benefits to relive the itchy dry skin of expectant moms that is associated with pregnancy.

Archipelago Boticario de Havana

Boticario-de-HavanaIn the 1940’s the world flocked to Havana. From Hemingway to Hollywood, they came for the night life, but left with the secrets of the small apothecaries – or “boticarias” – that dotted the side streets of the city. Blended with natural ingredients like coffee bean and tobacco flower, and pure essences and extracts of orange, sugar cane and sweet pineapple – the chemists crafted their own formulations to promote beautiful, soft and healthy looking skin. Today we know those ingredients contain the alpha hydroxy acids, antioxidants and other agents that actively moisturize, hydrate and reduce the redness associated with dry, rough skin.

Enjoy the daily rituals of the boticarias in this new Boticario de Havana collection from Archipelago.

Collection elements are formulated with different essences and ingredients for maximum benefit to your skin. The Boticario de Havana Body Lotion contains Jojoba Esters, Sugar Cane, Pineapple & Orange Oil for a glowing, healthy, vibrant skin. The Soap has coffee exfoliants, and the Bath Oil contains Orange Oil, Coffee Oil & Vitamin E and is ideal to use after a bath or shower for a soft healthy skin, and makes for a great massage oil. The Boticario de Havana Perfume has a clean citrusy fragrance with notes of extract of Orange Blossom, Patchouli, Bergamot & Honeysuckle..

The Archipelago Havana Candle has always been the most popular Archipelago candle. Formulated with Bergamot, Cuban Tobacco Leaf & Ylang-Ylang, the fragrance exudes a rich and warm fragrance that has endured the test of time, and remains a top seller after many years.

The packaging on this collection is a clean classic look in the dark brown bottles, with attention to details like the unique flip top cover on the body balm for easy convenient access, and the aluminum tubes for the hand and shaving creams. This collection will be a beautiful addition to your bath decor, and become a daily ritual is your beauty regiment.

Erbaviva. Luxury organic skin care

Not all organic products are created equal!

These days it is vogue to claim to be natural or organic, however only a few actually qualify for these statements. As of now there

Quease Ease Lip Balm

is no standard certification for organic skin care products, so Organic Skincare must meet the same organic requirements that food products go through.
Erbaviva baby products were born to be natural and organic and many do sport the USDA Organic seal, the best current approval standard. From the natural soapless baby wash pouches to Organic body washes and organic room and body sprays these products are made with pure natural ingredients that are as wholesome as they are good to use.

For mommy there are Stretch Mark cremes and oils, where the oils are packed with Nitrogen gas for optimum freshness as the day

they were made, to the now famous Quease Ease Lip Balm. This great product works to settles mommy’s stomach during pregnancy, but is also good after a late night at the local pub!

The ingredients make all the difference!

As an example, Erbaviva’s natural shampoos are completely free from all harsh detergents ( no Sodium Laurel Sulphates, or anything remotely related to it). The main (natural) detergent is Olivoil Glutinate which is derived naturally from olive oil. A secondary mild detergent called Decyl Polyglucose (naturally extracted from corn) is used in this shampoo, and the foaminess of the shampoos and body washes is boosted with Quilaja extract, a completely natural extract from the Chilean Soap Bark Tree. We

Natural and Organic products
Natural and Organic products

feel confident that the Erbavivia shampoos, soaps and body washes are the most natural and mildest you will find.

It is time to experience some Pure Luxury!

All of our other raw ingredients, whether they be organic oats, organic milk , organic lavender flowers, organic echinacea etc., all have a remarkable story connected to how and where they are sourced. All in all, you can feel completely confident that we have brought some of nature’s best ingredients together to make Erbaviva the trustworthy brand it has become for you to enjoy the many benefits.