Have you ever gazed in a mirror and felt the need to revive your skin from its everyday dullness? Well, then you need skincare that seeps into your skin and heals it from within, making you look younger and vibrant. This is the core of Ayurvedic skincare – to nourish, repair and cater to your skin’s internal needs and bring out your inner radiance to the surface.
Enter Forest Essentials that checks all the right boxes. Firmly believing in the ‘luxury of purity’, their traditional, all-natural recipes reach the depths of your skin to renew your skin’s innate beauty. The best part: these are now available in minis. Are you ready to switch to India’s finest Ayurvedic skincare essentials?
What: Saffron, Pure Ghee, Gold Bhasma, Liquorice
Encompassing ingredients that are known best to bring out your inner glow, this concoction is a gift from heaven. Saffron keeps your complexion even while Gold restores your natural radiance and skin elasticity; plus, pure ghee offers some extra nourishment and liquorice brightens and protects from sun damage. We bet this potent face cream will be your constant companion!
What: Pure Ghee, Gold Bhasma, Liquorice, Sesame Oil
Can you see the appearance of faint fine lines near your eyes and jawline? Then, this serum is meant for you. Infused with precious herbs, oils and real Gold, this serum will help reduce lines, diminish dark spots or blemishes, increase the collagen production for your skin and revive its firmness. Try using this after cleansing and toning your face and neck every day for visibly youthful and plump skin.
What: Coconut Milk, Manjistha, Champaka, Arjuna Bark
The perfect time to let these marvelous ingredients work their magic on your skin is while you sleep. The Ojas Illuminating Night Cream works as an activator to repair your skin from within, restore its youthful vigor and bring out your inner radiance. What we love most is the uber hydrating and lightweight formula which leave your skin naturally energized and youthful the next morning.
What: Date, Litchi, Sweet Almond Oil, Fenugreek Seed
True to its name this ‘eternal youth formula’ is formulated with a potent blend of dates containing vitamins D & C to help restore your skin’s firmness; plus, Litchi, a natural antioxidant which prevents damage from free radicals thereby slowing down the process of aging. Fun fact: to create this product, dates and litchis are soaked in rose water underground to ferment. Next, they’re mixed with sweet almond oil, precious flowers and other herbs to bring out this lightweight, hydrating skincare essential that your skin will fall in love with.
What: Kokum Butter, Aloe Vera, Sweet Almond Oil, Glycerine
With Anantmool, Ashwagandha, Nagkesar and other ancient Ayurvedic ingredients, this elixir fights acne causing bacteria, pigmentation, reduces fine lines, tones your skin, and also works as the perfect barrier against chemicals and pollutants. You can use this as a pre-moisturizer or a primer before your makeup. PS: Its aloe vera and glycerin base makes for a great gel-like formula which melts into your skin instantly. Brownie points for the naturally soothing fragrance that will make you feel fresh and energized.