Grounded in human kindness, Buttercup Skincare Cosmetics uses all natural ingredients to create products that flush toxins and promote circulation resulting in firmer, smoother skin. Discover our effective line of body butters, washes and massage oils formulated to reduce the appearance of cellulite and wrinkles.
Carrot seed oil is derived from the dried seeds of the wild carrot plant. It has antiseptic, antioxidant and detoxifying properties. It will help to generate and stimulate new cells, by promoting the production of collagen.
You will find Carrot seed oil in all of my products because it helps to slow down the aging process and keep the skin hydrated. My collection of firming products also contains this wonderful ingredient to help fight cellulite, tone the skin and improve the appearance of stretch marks, by promoting blood circulation.
Carrot seed oil contains antioxidants to help fight free radicals to help rejuvenate the skin and brighten the complexion. It provides the skin with moisture without clogging pores, making it perfect for all skin types.
When these products are used daily on fine lines and wrinkles, it will help with regeneration of collagen to reduce wrinkles and fine lines. Dried Helichrysum flowers was infused in Grapeseed oil for 4 weeks and is an important ingredient for these products to provide your skin with a healthy glowing complexion.
Helicrhysum essential oil was also added to all of these products to give your skin an extra boost towards younger looking skin. Helichrysum essential oil helps rejuvenate the skin by replacing old skin cell with new skin cells. Everlasting flowers will decrease the appearance of scars and age spots and making the skin look more firmer and renewed.
Even at the age of 42, acne is still a problem and I'm tired of whiteheads and blackheads appearing all over my face. Before I created my Witch Hazel Acne Toner I had never used witch hazel before for acne. In fact, I think it is one of nature's most effective treatments. I have added Strawberry Leaves and Willow Bark to my Toner to help calm the skin an reduce redness.
Why is Witch Hazel an Effective Acne Treatment?
Witch hazel contains tannins, making it an astringent that controls acne by making skin less oily, as well as reducing inflammation and redness.
I know that my Witch Hazel Acne Toner is effective because I use it myself. Over the course of six months I saw my acne clear up and my acne scars begin to heal. Check out my before and after using Witch Hazel Acne Toner photos below.
Licorice root contains natural anti-inflammatory agents that can soothe skin affected by blemishes. Licorice Root will regulate skin oil production, and provides moisture to give your skin a healthy glow.
Licorice Root has plenty of anti-oxidants that limit the formation of acne. The anti-oxidant, Glarbridin will help to block the enzyme that creates skin blemishes.
This amazing root is infused in Witch Hazel Acne toner, which contains many herbs and essential oils to help fight acne and treat blemishes.
Firming Body Butter and Firming Massage Oil, two of Buttercup's best-sellers, have been proven to reduce the appearance of cellulite in 30 days. That's because the ingredients used to create these skin-firming products work with your body's physiology to strengthen, tone and improve the overall health your skin.
Whether you are using our body butter and/or massage oil, activation of their ingredients with your skin occurs almost immediately. Massaging either of these products at cellulite sites creates friction which opens up your pores, removes blockages caused by toxins and activates fat metabolism to decrease the size of fatty pockets.
Product Tip: Try applying our body butter or massage oil and then sit in the sauna to allow the active ingredients to go deeper into the skin and liquify fat.
Notoriously, cellulite makes most of us feel self-conscious or unattractive. But, more than what cellulite looks like, it is the effect that cellulite has on your skin health that you should be concerned about.
In a previous post, Why Do You Get Cellulite?, we discussed how toxin ingestion as a result of the air we breath, the foods we eat and stress can be eliminated by the body. However, when the body has accumulated too many toxins, they are stored in and enlarge the fat cells that push up against connective tissue, decreasing its elasticity and showing up as cellulite. Therefore, it becomes vital to manually help your skin release these toxins to restore skin function.
The ingredients in our Skin Firming product line include herbal powders that have rough, dry and hot qualities that treat cellulite. We infuse sesame seed oil with these herbs so that their effect can occur below the surface of the skin. Sesame seed oil also helps keep the skin soft during and long after the oil is massaged into your skin.
In particular, our Firming Massage Oil contains Kukui oil which is absorbed by the deepest layers of the skin. This oil also infused with herbs to activate fat metabolism, decreasing the size of fat deposits and their effects on your skin's connective tissue. Not to mention, this nutrient rich oil leaves the skin feeling silky and smooth without a greasy residue.
Product Tip: Try using both our Firming Body Butter and Massage Oil together with our Firming Treatment Set.
All of these great extracts are found in Witch Hazel Acne toner with Strawberry leaves and Willow bark extract.
Chickweed contains fast acting anti-inflammatory properties that help to calm down the skin and reduce redness. High levels of anti-oxidants such as beta-carotene, Vitamin C and bioflavonoids will help to fight free radicals and bacteria that cause acne. Rich in the following minerals, calcium, magnesium, potassium and zinc that will soothe the skin. These minerals also provide astringency to tighten the pores.
Chaparral extract contains high levels of antioxidants, especially a high amount of the powerful antioxidant NDGA - nordihydroguaiaretic acid. This antioxidant will help to improve the appearance of blemished skin and is a fantastic ingredient to help treat other skin problems.
Green tea Extract is high in antioxidants and helps to protect the skin against free radicals. Green tea is also high in catechins and these bioflavonoids reduce skin inflammation and reduce inflammatory acne breakouts.
Lotus flower extract is full of vitamin C, B complex, antioxidants and minerals that will give you a more nourished and glowing complexion. Lotus will help control sebum production which will provide a balance to oily skin. It reduces inflammation and promotes healing of inflamed skin caused by pimples.
Rosemary essential oil will help make your skin look toner and more firmer and does wonders for your skin. Rosemary essential oil is one of the essentials in all of Buttercup Skincare Firming products that improves the appearance of cellulite.
Rosemary extract | essential oil is loaded with anti-inflammatory compounds and has enough antioxidant power to reduce free radicals which can cause aging.
Rosemary clears cellulite through stimulating circulation in the lymphatic system, and as we know a clogged up lymphatic system will make cellulite worst.
Rosemary also helps reduce puffiness and swelling as well as tones and firms the skin by increasing blood flow.
Rosemary contains nutrients, iron, calcium, and vitamins to help to improve skin tone and make the skin more supple.
Essential oils help to remove fluids that accumulates around skin pores. This will help to reduce any clogging that can cause acne. Therefore essential oils will help the skin from producing too much oil, because excessive oil production can cause bacteria to breed in the pores. Tea tree essential oil is one of the best Essential oils to help fight bacteria, due to its great antibacterial properties.
Rose has strong antimicrobial properties that make it one of the best ingredients for acne.
Rose water and Rose Hydrosol is one of the main components in Coconut Hydrating Mist with Hibiscus ad Rose water. Acne is sometimes caused by hormonal imbalances, which is related to our stress level. Rose has a relaxing aroma that helps you to relax, and reduces stress by stimulating the hormone serotonin.
It also has antiseptic properties which helps to cleanse the skin and therefore can get rid the skin of acne. It also has anti-inflammatory properties which help to reduce inflammation associated with pimples.
Finally Rose water will rejuvenate the skin making it look smooth, young and supple.
Impaired lymph flow is one of the main causes of cellulite and this will cause fat cells to collect and accumulate under the skin. Toxin and lymph fluid will accumulate in these fat deposits which will cause the skin to bulge - causing cellulite. Cayenne pepper will eliminate these toxins and reduce the appearance of dimpled skin. Cayenne pepper is one of the herbs infused in all of Buttercup Skincare Cosmetic Firming products. These firming products have shown amazing results in diminishing cellulite within one month of use.
Here are some more amazing benefits of cayenne pepper:
Cayenne pepper dilate the blood capillaries and help increase blood and lymph circulation.
Cayenne pepper activates the fat burning mechanisms of the body.
Cayenne pepper will penetrate the skin tissues and treat broken vessels that accompany cellulite prone areas.
It’s a great anti-inflammatory and can soothe the inflamed tissue and improve the look of the skin affected by cellulite.
Cayenne pepper increase the efficiency of the other ingredients (like coffee, turmeric and gotu kola) to ensure maximum effectiveness of all of the active ingredients in these products to help fight cellulite faster.
Cayenne pepper helps to rebuild healthy tissue which makes the skin appear smoother.
Cayenne pepper contains Vitamin B6 which helps to restore and enrich the connective tissue.
It heats up the body and increase blood circulation, and gets rid of bad skin cells and replace them with strong healthy cells.