Here at Zawina Morocco, we use natural ingredients to create our organic skincare products. We break down for you so you can see what goes into making your favourite products.
Argan Oil is our main ingredient that we add in most of our formulations. Over the years it has become a cult favourite product because of healing properties that help to repair damaged skin and fight breakouts. Argan Oil is rich in vitamin E, an antioxidant that can help improve water retention in the skin and keep it well moisturised. Hormonal acne is result of excess sebum that’s caused by hormones. Argan oil has anti-sebum effects, which can effectively regulate amounts of sebum on the skin.
Products with Argan Oil: Argan Oil, Post-Cleansing Hydrator, Rhassoul Scrub & Mask, Argan Oil Lip Balm.
Black Seed Oil:
Black Cumin Seed Oil is antioxidant-rich and reduces the appearance of skin discolouration. It is rich in vitamins and helps to reduce inflammation and the presence of bacteria. Therefore, it can treat different types of acne. Most of the time we like to use Black Seed Oil as a night treatment to wake up to a glowing skin in the morning.
Products with Black Seed Oil: Black Seed Oil
Rosa Damascene has antibacterial, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory properties, thus helping soothe skin, minimize pores, and reduce fine lines Rosewater to control excess oil and tone the skin and can be used as a toner and face mist.
Products with Rosa Damascene: Fresh Rose Toner, Post-Cleansing Hydrator, Rhassoul Scrub & Mask
Jojoba Oil is the closest botanical match to our skin’s natural oil. This means that it can restore, nourish and maintain healthy skin, and is naturally full of antioxidants, omegas and vitamins.
Products with Jojoba Oil: Rhassoul Body Scrub & Mask
Rhassoul Clay is a natural clay that absorbs impurities and excess sebum and also detoxify the skin. It is rich in minerals and unlike other clays, it has moisturising properties.
Products with Rhassoul: Rhassoul Scrub & Mask, Rhassoul Body Scrub & Mask
Fenugreek Oil helps to clear blemishes and other skin impurities. It is a great source of vitamin C, which helps to give natural glow and radiance to your skin. Antioxidant properties of this natural ingredient help to prevent wrinkles and fine lines by tightening the saggy skin.
Products with Fenugreek Oil: Fenugreek Oil
Green Tea is soothing, brightening, or oil-balancing ingredient in skincare products. Its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties are well documented, and it's these benefits that make it so wonderful for skin brightening and repair.
Products with Green Tea: Gentle Face Cleanser
Centella Asiatica became so popular in skincare world because of its moisturising, healing and soothing properties. It is rich in Amino Acids, Beta Carotene, Fatty Acids, and Phytochemicals, which provide powerful nutrients for the skin. It is ideal to restore your skin’s moisture barrier so it can protect itself from breaking down even more.
Products with Centella: Gentle Face Cleanser
Licorice Root helps disperse the melanin (aka pigment) in the skin, improving the appearance of post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, therefore fading away old acne scars. Additionally, Licorice root has anti-inflammatory properties, which is why it's known for being great for irritated skin.
Products with Licorice: Gentle Face Cleanser
Chamomile has endless benefits for skin and body and has been used for centuries as a cure for dry, irritated, sensitive skin. We have added it into our gentle face cleanser to soothe sensitive skin and help treat acne.
Products with Chamomile: Gentle Face Cleanser
Shea Butter is great for hydration and calms the skin. It penetrates into the skin well and helps to create softer, hydrated, plumper skin.
Products with Shea Butter: Post-Cleansing Hydrator
Sweet Almond Oil:
Sweet almond oil is rich in vitamin E, monounsaturated fatty acids, proteins, potassium and zinc. It locks the moisture into skin and has emollient properties and high percentages of vitamin E.
Products with Sweet Almond Oil: Argan Lip Balm
Ginseng is effective in delaying wrinkles from forming because it can boos skin-firming collagen. Additionally, ginseng root is rich in vitamins and minerals! And we all know how great vitamins and minerals are for our skin. It makes ginseng a great ingredient to metabolise skin cells and encourages the removal of dead skin cells which will help to regenerate healthy new skin.
Products with Ginseng: Gentle Face Cleanser
Rosemary acts as a calming agent for acne and inflamed skins and it fights bacteria that causes acne outbreaks. It is also a potent antioxidant that protects the skin and prevents signs of premature aging.
Products with Rosemary: Gentle Face Cleanser
Castor oil is rich in fatty acids. These can enhance smoothness and softness of the skin. Castor oil has a low comedogenic rate. This means it is unlikely to clog pores in the skin and reduces the risk of developing blackheads, making it appropriate for use on sensitive skin.
Products with Castor Oil: Rhassoul Body Scrub & Mask
Prickly Pear is extremely high in essential fatty acids and natural antioxidant vitamin E. It’s also rich in amino acids, which stimulate collagen production to promote faster cell turnover and also promotes your skin’s elasticity.