Lavender (Lavendula Angustifolia) an ingredient chosen for the Tranquility range for the multiple benefits it adds to a formula is a victim of adulteration. English Lavender has a relative high cost and it is being adulterated with lower cost Lavendula or other undeclared cheaper essential oils or oil fractions. Some even go as far as […]
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When breathing in the natural fragrances found in Glow Oil Cleanser it is like taking a mini holiday as the fragrances are relaxing and refreshing. The touch of orange uplifts and evokes feelings of joy. It is available for three skin types: Normal Oily/Acne Dry/Combination This multifunctional oil to water cleanser is suited for men […]
Exotic and luxurious African Seed Oils are found in various formulations. Kalahari Melon Seed Oil: Found in the depths of South African desert, Kalahari Melon seed oil is highly nutritious, light and is great for troubled skin. It helps to dissolve excess sebum in pores plus repairs cell damage. It offers effective hydration for beard hair too plus the end of beard dandruff. Just in case you […]
The most powerful anti-oxidant known to man is produced by your body. It is called melatonin! When the sun goes down your body produces melatonin and it is important for a good night’s sleep. It penetrates into your mitochondria and it protects it from damage. So what is the mitochondria? They produce, amongst others, the […]
Facebook Instagram Youtube Today I offer you a half baked potato, on skin sensitivity. It simply means that this is most likely not the whole answer to skin sensitivities. It is true that anyone can be allergic to anything at anytime, however sometimes a skin reaction can also be as a result of the Herxheimer […]
“Cleansing oils contain hydrating and soothing ingredients that may actually be more effective and less irritating than some traditional cleansers,” Joshua Zeichner, M.D., a New York City–based board-certified dermatologist and director of cosmetic and clinical research in dermatology at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Contrary to what you may think, Dr. Zeichner says cleansing oils won’t […]
They donate or give up their electrons. A toxin (or infection or anything causing a skin condition) that causes a medical condition occurs because of oxidative stress. In other words there is an increase in molecules that had their electrons taken away – oxidative stress. An anti oxidant quells oxidative stress. ‘Oxidative stress is the […]
Growing up I watched my mother drink the antioxidant, Vitamin C every day, year in and year out. Today she is closer to her 70’s and she doesn’t look it at all. Her skin looks great! I do realise genes plays a role, but I know it is her antioxidant, Vitamin C diligence that plays […]
Emotional stress is an under exposed factor that suppresses immune function! Did you know there is a direct link between childhood trauma in the onset of adult diseases? A study that started in the mid 90’s on 17 500 adults, by the CDC (Centre of Disease Control in the USA) and Kaiser Permenente called the […]
Fontis Skinfood clients use their products for minor cuts and bruises on a regular basis so it came as no surprise when Gerhard after damaging his calf in a vehicle related accident pulled his Exhuberance Nectar close. I celebrate with him that after daily application of Fontis Exuberance Nectar he achieved awesome results!
Denise Bierman, Founder of Fontis Skinfood talking about why she started an organic skin care business. If you like this audio share it with your friends. I would also love to hear from you! Just scroll down Wish I knew about this when I was a teenager (translated) Mariaan Restaurant Owner As a 59 year […]
Did you know that trees grown in tropical areas contains compounds that protects the skin from the damaging rays of the sun? Oils pressed from the fruits ie coconut oil and Shea butter helps protect the skin against the sun. In the process it allows Vitamin D to form in in the lower layers of […]
Fontis Skinfood client, who works at a hair salon, suffers from regular ezcema breakouts. Using Glow Oil Cleanser (& Tranquility Presses Serum) on a daily basis made the difference. Thank you for sharing Brandon!
Sophisticated ingredients are more effective on your skin and there is nothing more sophisticated than nature! What you put in or onto your body matters. So when it comes to ingredients that nature produces value is more valuable than price. Why? The better the quality the better will the results be for your skin and […]
Skinfood Science Time Seed oils contain many chemical compounds that are great for your skin. Did you know that 30% of your skin sebum is made up of Oleic Acid which is an Omega 9 fatty acid? Below are seven ways Oleic Acid helps your skin. Fontis Skinfood Tranquility Nectar and Exuberance Nectar are stuffed with […]
For many years the medical industry thought that acne was caused by hormone imbalance and excessive oil produced by the skin. Now, the medical industry, made an interesting discovery: ‘acne is fear, anxiety and stress related to peer pressure (fear of man and fear of rejection)’. Anxiety is one of the fastest growing disorders in […]
Sense of Smell I spoke to Isabel, the other day about the smell of Fontis Tranquility Nectar. She uses it every night and absolutely loves the smell. She says her pillow even smells like that and she buries her face in it! Our discussion sparked this mini article about the Power of Smell! We have […]