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Flower Power
Embrace the spirit of Mother Nature by using organic beauty products with floral extracts that are filled with antioxidants, lipids and other nutrients. These petal-packed products will cleanse, tone and firm your skin naturally.

By AMY SIEWERT

May 2014

Keratin Complex Vanilla Bean Deep Conditioner $25, About Face Salon and Boutique, Mequon

The calendula and chamomile flower extracts have anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic properties, making it ideal for all hair types, including people with scalp eczema and dandruff. The calendula extract hydrates dry, damaged hair while the chamomile extractís aromatherapy properties will calm and de-stress you. The lemongrass extract is high in vitamins B5, B6, and B1 as well as folic acid to strengthen hair and encourage growth.

 

Stress-fix Body Lotion, $29.50, Neroli Salon & Spa, various locations

A body lotion with lavender, lavandin and clary sage from organic farms will hydrate your skin and relieves stress.

 

Vital C Hydrating Enzyme, $34.99, Antonís Salon & MSpa, Pewaukee and Delafield 

The masque features orange blossom extract as a source of Vitamin C to brighten and add essential anti-oxidants to improve skin health. It is ideal for all skin types and for those with rosacea.

 

Ormedic Balancing Facial Cleanser, $30.99, Antonís Salon & MSpa, Pewaukee and Delafield

The organic green tea and chamomile gel cleanser removes makeup and impurities. The cleanserís Roman Chamomile and Arnica Montana extracts are anti-inflammatory nutrients for the face.

 

Caribbean Therapy Body Creme, $28, Neroli Salon & Spa, various locations

A rich body cream with Caribbean mango and cocoa butter will condition dehydrated skin. The Caribbean lime, amyris, bay leaf and vetiver used in the lotion will also rejuvenate your senses.

 

Nesti Dante Philosophia Detox Soap, $9, About Face Salon and Boutique, Mequon

The white lotus flower ingredient will detoxify and stimulate the circulatory system while providing aromatherapy-aphrodisiac calming effects. The echinacea coneflower ingredient supports the immune system while detoxifying with its anti-viral and anti-fungal properties.







 

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