Botanical Me

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I was recently sent a delightful package from the creators of a Natural Body care line named Botanical me. I was instantly attracted to the product because of their affiliation with Malaria No more– an organization that helps with Malaria prevention around the world. I love when companies not only produce great products but also give back to great causes that help the world be a better place. Read more about Jill and Carly, their story and cause here

Apricot Argan Beauty Oil

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A blend of Apricot Kernel oil, Argan oil, Avocado oil and Pequi oil seamlessly mix together with Jasmine absolute. Loaded with antioxidants, omega 3 fatty acids and vitamins, this Beauty Oil is not only sumptuous and effective, but smells exotically beautiful and feels amazing! This is a multi tasking, one stop product for those on a budget, those who prefer simplicity to their beauty regimen, or those looking to pack light! Skin is completely moisturized and totally smooth- not to mention the hair, nails and body! It is such a versatile product you can use it for pretty much any beauty need! As a Face oil, Body oil, Hair oil, Cuticle oil, Makeup remover ETC.

I used the Apricot Argan Beauty Oil is 3 ways!

  • On my face – It offered superior hydration and soothed my skin. I used it in the evening on its own and underneath a moisturizer as a serum. In both cases my skin felt instantly hydrated and healthy. I woke up with a comfortable, healthy glow! I used only 1-2 drops per application and the Beauty oil smoothed so effortlessly over my skin. Such an incredible value, for such a versatile and effective product.
  • On my body- Right after my shower 15-20 drops of this decadent oil would offer light weight, total body hydration. Skin was smoothed and had a little Victoria Secret model glow! Who wouldn’t want that?!
  • On my hair- After washing my hair, I would use 1 drop of the Beauty Oil on the tips of my strands to deeply nourish and hydrate. 1 drop is all you need as the oil is very concentrated! It gave my hair shine and softness without weighing it down! I also used a little bit on my lashes to help them soften and grow!
Ingredients: Prunus armeniaca (apricot) kernel oil, argania spinosa (virgin argan) oil, persea gratissima (avocado) oil, caryocar braziliensis (pequi) seed oil, prunus armeniaca (virgin apricot) kernel oil, citrus paradisi (grapefruit) oil, aniba rosaeodora (rosewood) oil, jasminum sambac (jasmine) absolute.
100% Pure Cape Lavender Essential Oil

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100% pure Cape Lavender Essential Oil is straight from the farms of South Africa, Lavender Essential oil has so many endless benefits for both physical and mental well being. Well known for its calming, anti anxiety and stress relieving action, did you know that lavender is also beneficial for skin irritations, burns and eczema when applied topically? This is because of its natural anti-inflammatory, anti bacterial properties!
You can use the Cape Lavender Essential oil in a multitude of ways including blending it in your favorite lotion or oil, in the bath, in a diffuser or directly on burns, bites or irritations!
I used the Cape Lavender Essential oil in my diffuser to help calm my senses after a long, hard day. I also used a few drops in my bath water- also to help with anxiety and stress. I found the Cape Lavender essential oil helped me unwind and relax. If you do have any skin bites or irritations, I highly recommend trying it on these irritations, as it is truly effective!
Madagascar Mint Lip Balm
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A lovely lip balm packed with raw, fair trade organic Shea butter grown by a women’s group in Togo West Africa! Super smooth, slightly cooling with a cool mint flavor!

I had this little gem in my purse for a few weeks, and used it when ever my lips were feeling uncomfortable- and I can say that it did protect them from getting chapped! I had soft lips that were smooth and healthy! It really smelled and felt beautiful!

Ingredients: Beeswax, jasminum sambac (jasmine flower) wax, tocopherol (vitamin E), butyrospermun parkii (fair trade organic & raw fair shea butter) fruit, mangifera indica (mango seed) butter, persea gratissima (avocado) oil, triticum vulgare (wheatgerm) oil, jojoba chinensis (jojoba) oil, callophyllum inophyllum (foraha) oil, aroma (flavor)*.

*Essential oils of spearmint, ylang ylang & lavender.

Instant Calm

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An aromatherapy roll-on splendidly crafted with African grown chamomile, lavender and rose geranium essential oils; designed to help ease mind and body.  Perfect on the bed side or in the purse for on the go anxiety relief! :) Roll on temples, wrists and neck- Inhale Deeply!

God knows I needed this! I have been extra uppity these days, and have need all help I can get. This little roll on was my go to for through out the day and before bed. Smells so good! It really did instantly help calm my spirit, a great, simple aroma blend.

Ingredients: Caprylic/capric triglyceride (coconut oil), fragrance (parfum)* *Blend of 100% pure, therapeutic essential oils including lavender, chamomile and geranium.
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Instant Energy

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An aromatherapy roll on with a BAM. Awaken your senses with Grapefruit, Eucalyptus, Mint and African Ginger! The Aroma equivalent of a double expresso, without the down side! Great to apply after your morning shower or during your afternoon lull to give you the energy to push through your day. A little roll on the neck, wrists and shoulders will be sure to give you some bounce.

Kept this bad boy with me to help pick me up after the Instant Calm relaxed me to the point of sleep! ;) Loved using it in the morning to help me feel refreshed and invigorated. It made me happy- there was a minty coolness that soothed while lifting my energy levels. Helped me focus mid day when my brain felt like mushy muffin.

Ingredients: Caprylic/capric triglyceride (coconut oil), fragrance (parfum)* *Our blend of 100% pure, therapeutic essential oils, including peppermint, eucalyptus, rosemary and ginger. No synthetic fragrances

Rested & Refreshed Aroma Mist

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A mini sized skin, hair, fabric and air freshener! Made with calming Cape Lavender Essential oil and refreshing Basil and Citrus Essential oils. A multipurpose, gorgeous smelling freshner that calms and refreshes the senses simultaneously. Can be used on clothes, hair, skin, linens, car ETC.

I used this sweet sized refresher as a hair, skin and clothes spray. I really adored the earthy, refreshing aroma and could not imagine using it on anything else. The Aroma lingered beautifully on me without being over powering. I even got the “you smell good, what is that?” compliments! I reluctantly allowed my pillow a small spritz- and dreamed in Aroma bliss all night long.

Ingredients: Purified water (aqua), essential oil aroma* (including Cape lavender, basil and orange essential oils), potassium sorbate (food grade preservative), grapefruit seed extract. *100% pure & therapeutic essential oils only

Thank you so kindly to Jill and Carly for introducing me to Botanical Me.

Have you tried any of the Botanical Me product? Interested in trying anything? Let me know!