Our Black Belt Body Wash is created with the absolute finest ingredients available.
Pure virgin olive oil: The antioxidants contained in olive oil can benefit your skin because it prevents cell destruction, fights the signs of aging and gives you a more youthful appearance. When applied topically, olive oil moisturizes and softens dry skin. Since the product is natural, adverse reactions are not common.
Pure virgin Coconut oil: Coconut oil provides a simple way to moisturize and nourish your skin. When used regularly, it can help to tackle rough, dry and dehydrated skin. It can also help to support your skin as it works to repair the damages you inflict to it during your long outdoor activities (Sunburns, scars, mat burns, ect...). It also adds a sweet Hawaiian Island scent to all of our soaps!
Food grade kosher vegetable glycerin: Glycerin is a natural moisturizer and a humectant. Its natural properties attract moisture from the air to the surface of your skin while simultaneously pulling impurities from deep within your pores.
Pure Sweet Almond: Sweet Almond Oil is renowned for its rich concentration of oleic and linoleic essential fatty acids which help to give it unequaled penetrating and restructuring properties.
Unrefined Organic Cocoa Butter: Cocoa Butter is often recommended for treatment of skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis. When applied topically, it creates a barrier between sensitive skin and the environment and also helps retain moisture. Also know to help reduce the appearance of scars and stretchmarks. Oh, and it is packed with more antioxidants than blueberries or acai berries...in case you where wondering.
Unrefined Shea Butter: Pretty much the same as Cocoa butter but on steroids.
Maui Raw Honey: Honey can do wonders for your skin as it acts as a great anti-aging agent and moisturizer. It is rich in natural antioxidants that have anti-microbial properties. They help protect your skin from harmful UV rays and facilitate the skin’s ability to rejuvenate. Honey also has the ability to absorb and retain moisture and this helps in keeping the skin well hydrated, fresh and supple. The best part....we get the honey from our own hives!
The Magic Black Belt blend of essential oils:
Tea Tree essential oil: The most famous one, the rock star of essential oils. Tea tree oil is an extract from a plant native to Australia. Tea tree oil was used as a topical treatment by the Aboriginal people for centuries. It appears to be effective with toenail fungus and POSSIBLY athlete's foot and MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus), a type of staph infection that's resistant to many antibiotics. Although these studies are promising, more research needs to be done.
Eucalyptus essential oil: The handsome, fresh smelling one. Helps in easing skin irritation and insect bites, this oil has been renowned to relieve muscle pain due to its anti inflammatory properties. The anti inflammatory properties make it an excellent treatment for stiff muscles, aches and other pain related issues. It is also a strong antiseptic and an aromatic antibacterial disinfectant.
White Thyme essential oil: The silent assassin. White thyme essential oil contains phenols that have antimicrobial properties, which can inhibit growth of bacteria, fungi and viruses; this essential oil also has the reputation of being strongly anti-viral.
Black Pepper Essential Oil: All work, no play. This mildly stimulating oil helps to loosen muscles as well as a pain reliever for overworked muscles. Additionally, it can be helpful with arthritis, neuralgia, poor circulation, general stiffness, sprains, and sciatica.
Patchouli essential oil: The hippie healer. Patchouli Essential Oil has been found to be quite effective at inhibiting fungal growths and infections, thereby providing protection from some notorious infections like Athlete's Foot.It has been known to help in the treatment of eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis and sores. The strong sweet, spicy and musky aroma of this essential oil eliminates or masks body odor.