French Lavender: The French Lavender essential oil used in the Zona products is very special and rare. Extracted from Lavender that is grown at high elevations in the Alps away from pollutants and hand harvested to preserve all of its fragrance. A few drops of this essential oil goes a long way. In skincare preparations, Lavender is well known for its detoxifying, deep cleansing, antibacterial and antiseptic properties, relieving mild irritations. The superb scent of French Lavender is soothing and relaxing, reducing stress and fatigue.
Japanese Green Tea
Green Tea has a high concentration of naturally occurring compounds called polyphenols and cathechins which are very potent antioxidant agents. These natural substances help trap and destroy free radicals, singlet oxygen, and peroxides responsible for the aging process. Furthermore catechins have far-reaching positive effects on the entire body, including anti-carcinogenic properties. In skincare preparations, Green Tea protects against the elements and helps restore the skin to a fresh and youthful appearance. The mild scent of Green Tea induces a sense of calm, peace and overall well being.
The Italian Lemon essential oil used in the Zona products is very special and rare. It is grown in the coastal regions of southern Italy away from pollutants and hand processed to preserve all of its fragrance. In skincare preparations, Lemon is well known for its cleansing properties as a detoxifying toner encouraging the exfoliation of dead skin and the dispersal of cellulite by improving circulation. Furthermore, lemon efficiently opens up the pores of the skin releasing heat, restoring pH balance and enlivening the complexion. The energizing scent of lemon reduces muscular fatigue and stress. It restores immune function as it improves mental clarity, concentration, and recall.
The Vanilla oleo resin and fruit extract used in the Zona products are of the highest quality. It originates from Madagascar where it is cultivated in small lots and hand processed to preserve all of its fragrance and properties. Used in skincare preparations vanillin, the primary component of Vanilla, is well known for its ability to nourish and hydrate dry and itchy skin with a calming and soothing effect. The relaxing scent of French Vanilla eases nervous tension and anxiety. Its sweet aroma inspires sensuality and promotes restful dreams making it one of the most enjoyable scents to add to your aroma-therapy baths.