The most important choice. We consider the choice of ingredients the most important thing in the formulation of our skincare products. We develop pure, natural and active skincare. You will find our natural, dynamic, skin-improving ingredients in alphabetical order below.
Active ingredients in Karmameju Skincare
Karmameju’s mineral complex contain five essential minerals; Silicon, Magnesium, Copper, Iron, and Zink, which are derived from the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. The fermentation of these minerals allows easy absorption into the skin and this special mix of minerals enhances the skin’s barrier function, increases cellular energy production, decreases stress related factors and provides anti-inflammatory effects on the skin. The mineral complex has a nourishing and softening effect leaving the skin supple and silky soft.
The scent / Oud from Agarwood, also known as “liquid gold” in the world of perfumery. Derived from the resin of the Agar tree, it is one of the most precious perfume ingredients there is. Musky, sexy, rare, animalic, intoxicating and lustful – there are many words to describe this ancient, incomparable and complex essential oil.
The mind / In the world of aromatherapy, Agarwood’s ability to invoke a deep sense of relaxation makes it extremely useful in any aromatherapy session, but is especially effective where anxiety and depression is present. Agarwood is said to be the most potent aphrodisiac of all essential oils.
The skin / The oil has antioxidant, anti-aging, and skin moisturizing properties that can be used to boost the overall health of your skin.
The scent / The seeds of the Hibiscus flower have a very persistent scent; distinctive with undertones of musk, characterized by the almost waxy, animalic, balsamic, sensual, deeply floral and salty scent. The ambrette or musk seed is a luxurious, botanical alternative to the traditional musk notes known from the older perfume art where musk ox notes were used. The seed oil is distilled from the dried seeds of the hibiscus flower; a rich, complex and completely irreplaceable scent note in a natural perfume.
The mind / Used by aromatherapists to soothe the mind and increase the mood. Ambrette seeds are also a recognized aphrodisiac.
The skin / Ambrette seed is often used in Chinese and Ayuvedic medicine to treat several types of body disorders, insect bites and skin irritation.
Is known to reduce irritation and dryness of the skin as well as to maintain the skin’s natural moisture balance. Anti-inflammatory, soothing and protective properties calm and soften the skin. Often used in shaving products as it optimises the healing of cuts in the skin.
Sweet almond oil comes from dried seeds from the almond tree. The strengthening oil can be used by all skin types because the oil has incredible moisturizing, calming, and balancing effects on the skin. The oil has a light texture that is easily absorbed by the skin. Sweet almond oil is rich in vitamins, containing vitamin A, B1, B2, B6 and E which helps to minimize fine lines, reduce inflammation and protect against free radicals. Moreover, the oil is also known to soothe and protect skin with eczema and sensitive skin.
Our organic aloe vera has excellent skin improving properties and this potent gel is suitable for all skin types. A high content of amino acids, enzymes, vitamins and minerals makes aloe vera an antibacterial, soothing, and calming remedy for the skin. Moreover, aloe vera has an enhancing effect on skin cell renewal and is extremely moisturizing. Aloe vera is a miracle plant that has been used for hundreds of years to relieve burns and to nourish and heal the skin.
Karmamejus Aloe Vera is carefully purified from aloin and emodin, known to cause allergies.
Certified organic Aloe Vera farmed with love and integrity under the southern sun. Our award-winning Italian manufacturer ensures an unmatched and sustainable quality of soothing, antibacterial, organic Aloe Vera. The gel from the Aloe leaf is cold pressed within two hours after harvesting, and thereby preserves a high content of phyto-active amino acids, enzymes, vitamins and minerals. Commonly known as the miracle plant, Aloe Vera has been used for hundreds of years to relieve burns and to nourish and heal the skin. Karmamejus Aloe Vera is carefully purified from aloin and emodin, known to cause allergies.
For the hair / Aloe Vera is a beneficial ingredient in hair care products as it consists of essential nutrients, amino acids, enzymes and vitamins which all have properties that help strengthen the hair as well as scalp. The polysaccharides in Aloe Vera help seal moisture on the hair itself, which reduces dryness and frizz. The amino acids in Aloe Vera help strengthen and provide shine, whilst its pH balancing effect supports healthy hair growth and a natural moisture and oil balance on the scalp and therefore help reduce the dryness that can lead to dandruff problems.
Skincare / Angelica root is a wild-harvested plant with revitalizing properties that help maintain a healthy microbial balance in the skin. Angelica root is also known as “the oil of angels” thanks to countless stories of its healing powers.
The mind / The root’s essential oil is said to stimulate the senses with a feeling of well-being and grounding, while promoting a sense of freedom and renewed energy.
The scent / The scent of Angelica root is green and characteristic, with earthy notes reminiscent of the aromatic herbs and roots of the forest floor.
Is a natural, cold pressed oil also known as ”the liquid gold from Morocco”. The golden drops contain essential fatty acids, like omaga-3 and -9. Omega-3 is characterized by being anti-inflammatory and moisturizing, while omega-9 is known to restore the skin and make it elastic. Moreover, argan oil is filled with antioxidants, such as vitamin E that helps balance and strengthen the skin. The oil has fantastic healing and moisturizing properties and the is known to minimize scars, wrinkles, fine lines and stretch marks.
For the hair / Envelopes around the hair as an emollient film, which protects the hair shaft from heat treatment from styling and adds softening care and shine. The golden Argan drops effectively counteracts split ends and frizz.
Soothing Arnica is known to accelerate the healing process of the skin and has been used for centuries as a medicinal plant to treat wounds, bruises and infections. The herb has anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antibacterial and fungicidal properties, making it ideal for use to alleviate inflammatory conditions of the skin or in joints and muscles.
Active Bamboo Charcoal is not only antibacterial but anti-viral, anti-fungal and antimicrobial with the added benefit of an abundance of minerals such as magnesium and potassium that works to purify and heal the skin. Bamboo charcoal powder has been used for centuries in Asia to treat a variety of skin complaints including eczema and psoriasis. Bamboo effectively cleansing the skin without stripping the epidermal layers of the body’s natural moisturisers.
The scent / Benzoin has a sweet balsamic, vanilla-like aroma.
The mind / Great for calming and uplifting the mind. It brings comfort when feeling sad.
The skin / Benzoin resin is said to have powerful anti-inflammatory properties on the skin and calms dry skin by reducing redness and irritation. It boosts circulation and supports the skin by increasing elasticity.
For the skin /The citrus oil has unique antiseptic qualities and is effective when it comes to acne, oily skin, eczema, and psoriasis. Moreover, the essential oil helps minimize scars caused by acne and superficial wounds. We use bergapten free bergamot essential oil to prevent pigmentation caused by phototoxic reactions.
For the mind / Bergamot oil releases emotional sadness and helps to boost confidence.
The scent / Due to its refined, complex scent, Bergamot is known to be one of the finest citrus scents in the art of perfumery. It is both sour and fresh, yet bitter and fruity with a mild, spicy undertone.
For the skin: Bitter orange essential oil has a similar aroma to fresh tangy oranges and is widely used skincare because of its wonderful therapeutic and skin improving properties. Bitter orange essential oil is used in the treatment of cellulites and to reduce the signs of ageing. It has antiseptic, antibacterial, and antifungal properties, useful for dull, oily, congested and acne prone skin. For the mind: Inhaling the energizing fragrance promotes a serene atmosphere and calms the mind while having an uplifting and energizing effect on the body.
Precious, organic hydrolate from the production of essential oil from Bitter Orange. Contains dynamic hydrophilic water-soluble plant chemicals. Does not contain allergens.
Skincare / Bulgarian rose is known for its array of skin-improving, revitalizing properties. The stimulating, moisturising and refining properties of the rose are particularly beneficial to dry, mature and sensitive skin. The precious flower is also known as ‘the Queen of Flowers’, and its essential oil is considered to be one of the finest available – 60 roses go into a single drop of rose oil!
The mind / The aromatherapeutic effect of Bulgarian rose is known to combat sadness and despondency, while being stimulating and sensual.
The scent / This precious rose oil is sophisticated and light with deep floral notes and loving undertones.
Calendula, also known as Marigold, is used in skincare to soothe heal and balance skin sensitivity. The renowned medicinal plant is one of the oldest and most widely used extracts for wound healing, sunburn, irritated or inflamed skin. Its strong antioxidant capabilities and its antibacterial and antifungal properties are also effective in the treatment of impurities, eczema and skin infection.
The ancient Egyptians recognized the many properties of calendula and today it is still popular as an herbal remedy. Calendula consists of a unique mix of antioxidants that reduces fine lines, pigmentation, and the visibility of scars. For superficial cuts, blood flow is promoted to the affected area and inflammation is prevented. Calendula oil is antibacterial, healing, and soothing, which make it suitable for all skin types, especially sensitive skin.
The unique structure of the of the camellia oil allows it to penetrate into the deepest layers of the skin leaving it smooth and supple. The oil is very rich in essential fatty acids and contains various antioxidants; vitamin A, B, and E as well as various minerals. Camellia oil possesses a fantastic active constituent known as squalane which is also an important component of the skin’s natural emollient system. This makes the oil an excellent moisturizer that prevents skin from drying while replenishing vital nutrients.
For the skin: It has warming properties and boosts blood circulation, that has a reducing effect on swelling. Camphor oil is an effective stimulant, it reduces inflammation, and creates passage in the airways, making it ideal for alleviating symptoms of cold, flu, and other deceases. The oil is antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, soothing, and effective to keep the insects at bay. For the mind: Camphor oil is a quite unique and balancing essential oil able to calm nerves and ease melancholia.
The scent / A sweet oriental feature from the spice shelf. Cardamom comes from the ginger family and has an exotic warmth in its scent that leads the mind to a thousand and one nights adventures.
The mind / Cardamom can be used as an invigorating element in connection with fatigue and is also considered a gentle aphrodisiac in certain fragrance combinations.
Skin / Healing, stimulating and anti-inflammatory properties, which help to soothe the skin and reduce impurities. Cardamom has a warming effect on sore muscles.
Castor seed oil has a lot of skin improving benefits. The oil calms skin with inflammation because it has natural anti-inflammatory properties and promotes the healing process. In addition, the oil is hydrating and emollient and stretch marks as well as superficial ulcers seems to be reduced when using the oil. It is full of vitamins, minerals and natural omega 6 fatty acids and is easily absorbed by the skin.
The scent / The sweet notes of the bark of the Cedarwood exude calm, cleansing scents of the forest.
The mind / In aromatherapy, Cedarwood’s earthy aroma is soothing, grounding, and helpful during times with stress, tension, and depression.
The skin / Cedarwood oil is known for its antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties that act as an effective reliever from dryness and acne. It regulates the production of sebum and protects against bacteria. Antifungal qualities reduce itching of the skin which makes it beneficial treating eczema and sensitive skin. Cedarwood oil balances the skin, promoting a clear complexion due to astringent qualities.
Anti-inflammatory and antiseptic Chamomile Flower has a calming, soothing and cleansing effect on the skin and is known for its pain-relieving properties. Chamomile Flower is particularly suitable for delicate skin due to its mild and soothing properties. The herb has a sweet, apple-like fragrance.
Precious, organic hydrolate from the production of essential oil from Chamomile. Contains dynamic hydrophilic water-soluble plant chemicals. Does not contain allergens.
For the skin / Superbly effective on the skin to soothe and calm. The primary active components within Chamomile includes chamazulene-bisabolol and levomenol which promotes healing for burns and wounds, improves skin elasticity and texture while preventing photo-ageing. Chamomile also exhibits outstanding anti-inflammatory activity diminishing the effects of itching and irritation.
For the mind / relaxing, calming, soothing.
The scent / The essential oil from the Chamomile plant imparts a warm, aromatic note, with a serene, round sweetness.
Chia seeds are crowned as a super food because the wonder seeds are extraordinarily high in omega-3 fatty acids, particularly alpha-linolenic acid. Moreover, the seeds are filled with antioxidants, minerals, and proteins. These unique qualities make chia seeds an amazing part of our diet but the oil from the seeds also has an amazing ability to take care of our skin. Our organic chia seed oil is quickly absorbed, has anti-inflammatory and balancing characters which makes it ideal for combination skin, oily skin, and skin with tendency to breakouts.
For the skin: Cinnamon essential oil has strong antioxidative, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory properties that makes it useful as a natural treatment for inflammation. It has an astringent effect and when applied to the skin, it minimizes pores and promotes a clear complexion. For the mind: This spicy oil boosts circulation and minimizes exhaustion and sadness.
For the skin: Clove bud oil is often used in skincare due to its strong antiseptic properties, useful for wounds, cuts and infections. It is also beneficial when treating acne and to reduce signs of ageing because of its rejuvenating and stimulating qualities. Clove bud oil is rich in minerals such as calcium, iron, phosphorus, and vitamin A and C. When applied on the skin, it works as a pain reliever and gives a cooling effect that eases headache and overworked muscles. For the mind: Clove bud oil serves as an excellent stress reliever that refreshes the mind and induces calm sleep.
The unique fatty acids in coconut oil have a small molecular structure that easily penetrates the skin and hair and creates a natural barrier against moisture loss. The oil is rich in Vitamin E, a powerful antioxidant, which protects against free radicals. Coconut have hydrating and soothing properties helping to repair the skin and damaged hair.
For the skin: Packed with potent antioxidants, coriander oil is known to battle free radicals. It contains important minerals and skin boosting vitamin C that promotes a beautiful clear complexion, and it has antibacterial, antiseptic, antifungal, anti-inflammatory and detoxifying properties that protects the skin and reduces inflammation. It works as a pain reliever, and can be used for a soothing and relaxing massage. For the mind: Coriander essential oil is sweet, herbaceous, spicy, woody and slightly fruity, known to be refreshing and uplifting for the mind.
For the skin: Cypress oil has astringent properties that helps to cleanse the skin deeply. It tightens the skin and reduces the visibility of pores. Moreover, it boosts circulation and helps to increase blood flow to the skin, and thereby is has a reducing effect on edema. It is a powerful essential oil, valued for its ability to fight infections, aid the respiratory system, and remove toxins from the body. Suitable for oily and acne prone skin. For the mind: In aromatherapy, cypress oil calms and relieves nervousness and anxiety.
Devil’s Claw is a South African plant recognized for its anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving properties. Devil’s Claw contains active harpagosides from the root of the plant, which are used to relieve pain, increase mobility and flexibility in joints and muscles, and are said to have strong anti-inflammatory properties.
For the skin: Once considered a magic potion, dill oil is known for its disinfectant properties. When applied to the skin, it protects from infections and promotes healing of small cuts and wounds. For the mind: The word means to lull – referring to the oils soothing properties, that has beneficial sedating and calming effects on the nerves, making you feel relaxed and satisfied.
Karmameju's echinacea extract is clinically proven to have strong anti-age properties and won the “BSB Innovation Award” for “Most innovative raw material” in 2011. Our EcoCert approved plant extract is proven to be anti-irritant and effectively regulate the anti-inflammatory response of the skin, which makes it ideal for acne, challenged and oily skin. The plant also improves skin by protecting against pollution, preventing age spots, calming stressed skin, and improving skin complexion. A special protein called Sirtuin slows down the aging process of skin cells and improves the detoxing process of the deep layers of the skin.
For the skin: Elemi is said to rejuvenate and promote the natural healing process of the skin. The essential oil gives a healthy glow to sun damaged, scarred, and mature skin and has anti-aging properties with a minimizing effect on fine lines and wrinkles. For the mind: Elemi is a rare and precious essential oil that has been valued for centuries. It has a lemony, piney, and gentle spicy aroma that has calming and harmonizing properties.
For the skin: The oil enhances the healing process of small wounds, it soothes rashes, and cleanses clogged pores. It has a relieving effect on the body, boosts the immune system and protects the skin against bacteria. Additionally, it soothes headache and fewer and releases muscle tension. For the mind: It stimulates and refreshes the mind, and promotes concentration.
For the skin: Fennel oil has a high content of antioxidants that holds antimicrobial characteristics and protects against free radical damage. It works well on mature skin as it fights fine lines and wrinkles and promotes a healthy glow. The oil has astringent properties and balances the sebum production, which makes it perfect for oily and combination skin. Moreover, fennel oil has a warming effect and is able to speed up the healing process of wounds and bruises. For the mind: Within aromatherapy, fennel oil has a relaxing effect and promotes courage and strength.
For the skin / The precious frankincense oil is known for its powerful astringent and antiseptic qualities, used to help reduce acne blemishes, the appearance of large pores, and prevent wrinkles. It has a reducing effect on fine lines and wrinkles and a natural tightening effect. Frankincense stimulates cell renewal and prevents spider veins, ideal for mature and sensitive skin.
For the mind / The oil has a pleasant, woody, balmy scent that creates peace of mind and brings new energy.
The scent / The resin Frankincense draws scent parallels to incense and spirituality. The scent is characterised by its warm, sweet woody notes and slightly spicy aroma.
For the skin: The oil is suitable for mature, dry, and oily skin types because of its anti-inflammatory, astringent and sebum reducing properties. It also helps to promote healing and skin cell regeneration. In haircare, geranium bourbon moisturises, soothes, and replenishes dehydrated and damaged hair follicles. For the mind: Geranium oil has light, lemon, green herbal top notes and soft, rosy, sweet floral undertones with uplifting and anti-depressant qualities useful for negative thoughts and anxiety.
Through in vivo tests, our organic ginger extract is clinically proven to reduce redness by up to 49% in just two days. Moreover, it is proven to be anti-irritant, rash reducing, protective and hyaluron-stimulating which gives it strong soothing and anti-aging qualities. These unique qualities are ideal for stressed and sensitive skin. Ginger is an impressive power root with countless health and skin improving benefits.
For the skin: It stimulates blood circulation, improves skin elasticity, and evens skin tone. Moreover, it has anti-aging benefits due to its high content of antioxidants that prevent free radical damage. For the mind: Ginger oil is a spicy, warming, and energizing essential oil helpful to ward off feelings of loneliness and depression.
Smooths and softens skin. Glycerin is a humectant, promotes moisture retention.
Is delicate and light-colored, extracted from seeds of the grape. Is has a high affinity with the structure of our skin cells and absorbs easily without a greasy feeling. The oil is suitable for damaged and stressed skin, and possesses highly effective regenerative and reconstructing qualities that nourish and moisturize the skin. The oil contains the essential omega 6 fatty acids and strengthening antioxidants.
For the skin: Grapefruit essential oil comes from the peel of the fruit, which is naturally high in Vitamin C and other antioxidants that reduce oxidative stress and inflammation and slow down the aging process. Grapefruit essential oil improves the production of collagen and skin regeneration that promotes a glowing, youthful complexion. It has antibacterial qualities and boosts blood circulation that help combat cellulite. Grapefruit essential oil is great for oily, acne, and mature skin. For the mind: Grapefruit works as a natural energizer that increases mental focus and motivation.
Karmameju’s Guaiazulene is an extract from eucalyptus that naturally imparts a soft blue colour. The blue super ingredient helps to fight inflammation and redness, making it the perfect fit for sensitive and acne-prone skin. Guaiazulene has strong antioxidant properties that helps to provide anti-aging actions and lessen the effects of free radicals from sun exposure and pollution.
The scent / Exotic wood note that has tar-like, phenolic facets, imparting smoky, tarmac notes in perfumes. Hints of tobacco or the whiff of burning leaves in winter. There’s nothing light and airy about guaiac wood, it is pure depth and intrigue.
The mind / Its honeyed dark tobacco tones are known to help with destressing and work as an aphrodisiac. Its smoky, incense-like scent is also commonly used in meditation to cleanse the mind of negative energies.
The skin / Guaiac wood oil helps tighten loose, saggy skin by contracting blood vessels and skin tissue for a more youthful appearance while its diuretic properties facilitate the movement of excess fluid.
Guar gum constitutes the raw material of our clinically proven guar extract with a unique ability to soften and tame the hair. Wet and dry hair becomes easier to comb and the moisturizing guar gum has an anti-static and straightening effect without weighing down the hair. Guar extract helps to rinse the hair from excess hair styling, pollution, and dirt while softening every single strand of hair. Guar is a leguminous plant containing small round seeds, from which the guar gum is extracted.
Helichrysum has superb regenerating qualities and aids the healing of scars, acne, dermatitis, stretch marks and abscesses. It promotes new cell growth and is a good antioxidant, hence its effectiveness for therapeutic rejuvenating skincare. Anti-allergenic, anti-inflammatory and astringent, it is the only oil known to contain the powerful regenerative di-ketones. Helichrysum’s curcumene components are known as ‘spasmolytic esters’ which helps skin tissue to relax.
Himalayan crystal salt is the purest form of salt. It contains the same 84 natural minerals and elements found in the human body. The crystal form of this salt has matured over the past 250 million years under intense tectonic pressure. The salt’s unique cellular structure allows it to store vibrational energy and as its minerals exist in a colloidal form, they are tiny enough for our cells to easily assimilate. Himalayan crystal salt helps to balance and regulate water levels within the body and promotes a stable cellular pH balance. Himalayan crystal salt leaves the skin smooth and refreshed sloughing away dead skin cells to reveal healthy new layers of skin. It will unclog pores, improve circulation and increase the skins ability to remain hydrated. Several scientific studies have proven the efficacy of Himalayan salt for treating psoriasis and dry or ageing skin.
Does wonders for your skin, as it has a unique ability to lock in moisture, helping to reveal a glowing, youthful complexion. Gluconic acid helps to accelerate the shedding of dead skin cells that promotes a soft, supple and beautiful looking skin. This golden liquid is high in amino acids, antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals known for strong anti-aging and protecting properties. Honey also functions as a calming agent, helping to reduce inflammation and redness of the skin. These properties make honey suitable for mature and sensitive skin.
Naturally present in the connective tissue and has a unique ability to replenish and retain moisture in the skin. With age, Hyaluronic Acid levels in the skin decrease which leads to loss of elasticity and firmness over time. Our clinically proven Hyaluronic Acid enhance hydration of the skin effectively and help reduce fine lines and wrinkles, as it naturally plumps and firms the skin.
Naturally present in the connective tissue and has a unique ability to replenish and retain moisture in the skin. With age, Hyaluronic Acid levels in the skin decrease which leads to loss of elasticity and firmness over time. We use a clinically proven second generation hyaluronic acid, hydrolysed hyaluronic acid, with a very small molecular size, and therefore more efficient in penetrating the skin compared to hyaluronic acid with a higher molecular size. Karmameju’s hyaluronic acid has been in-vivo* tested with impressive results, proven to plump the skin, reduce fine lines and wrinkles, and to advance the skin’s ability to attract and tie moisture. / *In vivo (Latin: in life) is a term used in biology and medical science of the experiments carried out in a living organism. In Karmamejus cases on human skin.
For the hair / Hydrolysed vegetable protein is the same as vegetable keratin. It strengthens and repairs the keratiin which helps it to grow longer and stronger. Due to the hydrolysis of the protein, the microscopic particles can penetrate further into the hair and thus reduce damage and provide long-lasting strength.
Karmameju’s functional filler consists of silica spheres coated with titanium dioxide and iron oxides. This sophisticated technology fills wrinkles and diffuse light to create an even surface distribution, so the delicate skin around the eyes looks younger and smoother. This natural filler gives a very pleasant matte powdery feel.
Naturally derived mineral extracted from the ground. Used in makeup and skincare as a colour pigment.
The scent / For centuries, Jasmine has been known for its sweet, soothing and seductive white flowers and the scent has been used in some of the world's most famous perfumes. The romantic scent of jasmine has long been believed to have a seducing effect.
The mind / The delicate and seductive scent soothes the nerves, fosters a sense of confidence and optimism. The energy level is revitalized and restored.
The skin / Jasmine oil has antiseptic and healing properties and helps to moisturize dry, irritated and delicate skin. It acts as a preventative and strengthens the skin's elasticity.
The Jojoba plant oil is the closest you can come to the oil naturally produced by the skin. It contains essential vitamins for skin health such as vitamin B, E and the minerals zinc and copper. The natural sebum-like properties from the Jojoba helps protecting the skin from external toxins and effectively helps retain moisture, keeping the skin hydrated without clogging the pores.
For the hair / Jojoba is rich in vitamins and minerals that locks moisture, provide shine, and nourish hair and scalp. Jojobais one of the oils most reminiscent of the skin’s own natural sebum, it settles on the hair shaft and protects against dehydration and heat treatment from styling, while it has balancing properties for the skin on the scalp
Kanuka is native to New Zealand and was originally used by the Maori for the relief of pain and inflammation, for treating skin diseases and to promote calmness and sleep. The chemical monoterpene alpha-pinene, present in Kanuka oil in substantial amounts, delivers powerful anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial qualities.
Kaolin is a gentle and mineral rich clay that effectively helps to remove excess surface oil, dirt, and impurities without overly stripping the skin. Kaolin clay gently exfoliates the skin to reveal a clearer, healthier, and revitalized complexion. This mild clay is suitable for sensitive skin as it helps to heal the skin and soothe irritation and inflammation. It is known for its antiseptic properties which helps to heal blemishes and prevent new ones from forming.
Our 100% Natural Konjac sponges are made using raw silk fibre from the Konjac root from the Amorphophallus Konjac plant. This moisture rich plant fibre is woven into a dense honeycomb structure that forms an extra soft, silky sponge, perfect for newborn babies, dry, delicate and sensitive skin types. Naturally alkaline, our Konjac sponge exfoliate, purify and deeply cleanse, stimulating blood flow and promoting cell regeneration without causing damage to the delicate epidermal layers.
Kukui seed oil has its origin in Hawaii where local people have used the fantastic oil for hundreds of years. The oil has properties that soothe irritation, hydrate dry skin, protect the tissue and give a healthy glow. Antioxidants from vitamin A, C, and E protect skin cells against damages from pollution and prevent scarring.
The scent / Earthy, deep, smoky and sweet Amber notes are characteristic of the aroma of Labdanum, which has been used in perfumes for more than 3,000 years.
The mind / The resin is best known from incense and is used aromatherapeutically to relieve stress, boost the mood and cleanse the mind.
The skin / Labdanum is a rich resin extracted from the Rockrose bush found in mountainous areas of the Mediterranean region. The balsamic resin has been used since ancient times as a natural remedy to relieve inflammation and heal irritated skin. It is also known for its reviving and rejuvenating properties.
Very gentle and skin friendly herbal extract with tonic, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, soothing and calming properties. Thanks to its aromatic characteristics, it is also used in olfactory blends.
Precious, organic hydrolate from the production of essential oil from Lavender. Contains dynamic hydrophilic water-soluble plant chemicals. Does not contain allergens.
The scent / Sweet and herbal. A soothing, nostalgic scent of endless lavender fields and summer herb gardens. The name Lavender is meant to come from Latin 'lavare' which means; to wash. It is said that the Romans used the herb to perfume their bath water and used the dry lavender in their fresh laundry.
The mind / Increases the capacity for self-expression and soothes nervousness and shyness. Lavender is recognized as a relaxing fragrance therapy before bed.
The skin / Perhaps our best-known essential oil, Lavender is renowned for its antiseptic and calming qualities. It stimulates the immune system and bestows a relaxing and anti-fungal effect.
For the skin: Lemon essential oil is a rich source of Vitamin C, a powerful antioxidant that helps to neutralize free radicals and rejuvenate the skin. Moreover, lemon oil has anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties which makes it ideal for oily and acne-prone skin. Promotes a clear complexion and a pore minimizing effect because of astringent qualities. Lemon oil can help stimulate proper blood flow, making it beneficial in fighting cellulite. For the mind: It is believed that lemon oil has the ability to create a positive mindset and remove negative emotions.
For the skin: Well known for its cleansing, antiseptic and anti-viral properties as well as strengthening the epidermis. It is a great overall tonic for the body, stimulating lymph drainage and glandular secretions. It is often used for clearing and purifying oily skin and acne. For the mind: Lemongrass revitalises the body and relieves the symptoms of jet lag, helps clears headaches and combat nervous exhaustion and stress-related conditions.
Anti-inflammatory and softening. It cleans clogged pores, detoxifies the skin, and prevents against early signs of aging caused by pollution.
The scent / Light and syrupy-sweet, like pollen from a tree in blossom. Linden flower is reminiscent of bountiful, fresh spring air.
The scent / Light and syrupy-sweet, like pollen from a tree in blossom. Linden flower is reminiscent of bountiful, fresh spring air.
The mind / Linden flower is said to represent compassion and care. Known for opening the heart to loving and maternal energy, soothing and uplifting in stress-related conditions and sleep problems.
The skin / Anti-inflammatory and emollient. Cleans clogged pores, detoxes the skin and protects against signs of aging caused by pollution.
Karmameju’s maca-extract is clinically proven to stimulate hair growth by 93%. It develops a protective sleeve around new hair, directly enhances hair growth, strengthen hair’s adhesion to scalp, and protects hair from endogenous and exogenous stress from lifestyle, pollution, and hair styling products. Maca is traditionally used by Native Peruvians because of its unique nutritional and medicinal purposes. The maca root is able to survive in harsh climatic conditions, where no other plant can grow.
Magnolia Bark Extract has a mild, aromatic fragrance and is known to have effective antibacterial properties that counteract the growth of bacteria which causes the characteristic odour of underarm sweat. The extract helps prevent inflammation and irritation of the skin with its anti-inflammatory and soothing properties.
The scent / Feminine and floral with an aromatic, citrus-fresh sweetness.
The mind / The beautiful magnolia oil promotes positivity, has an uplifting effect, and is reputed to have mood lifting properties and bring peace and harmony.
The skin / Magnolia oil is extracted from the magnificent Magnolia flowers. The oil has healing and repairing properties, ideal for damaged, dry and sensitive skin. Magnolia oil has an improving effect on skin damage caused by the sun and age spots. Moreover, the oil has strong antimicrobial and antiseptic qualities that prevent impurities.
Antiseptic, balancing and purifying properties. Improves regeneration of the skin and helps prevent scarring.
May Chang, also known as Litsea May Chang, restores healthy skin in those prone to oiliness due to its tonic, astringent and antiseptic properties.
Is packed with Vitamin E and other antioxidants known to have effective softening and moisturizing qualities. It is a very stable oil, which means it naturally has a longevity and can even lengthen the life of less stable oils.
Helps relieve headaches and tension as well as discomfort caused by flu symptoms due to its cooling, anaesthetising effect when applied to the skin. Menthol Oil is refreshing and increases the blood flow in the skin.
For the hair / Moringa extract consists of rich nutrients, such as the mineral Zinc, which strengthens the hair by increasing keratin production and thus reduces the amount of broken and split ends. Keratin makes up about 90% of every hair strand and therefore zinc is an important element in promoting strong and healthy hair. Both inside and out.
Is a super oil pressed from the seeds from the Indian moringa tree and is highly valued within Ayuvedic medicine. This luxurious and antioxidant rich oil rebuilds and reduces fine lines and refines the structure of the skin because of its high content of vitamins and the essential fatty acids omega-3 and -6. Therefore, the oil is very suitable for mature skin as it repairs skin cells and promotes a healthy complexion.
/ Botanical alternative to synthetic retinol
Clinically proven, cell-renewing and collagen-boosting. A botanical alternative to retinol derived from the little brown seedpods of the Moth Bean. This phyto-active ingredient gives you all the benefits of the wrinkle reducing retinol you know, but without the side effects and a much higher level of tolerance, meaning; no redness, sun sensitivity, or peeling activity and ideal for sensitive skin.
Moth Bean Seed extract is a high-performance ingredient that gently penetrates into the skin and is able to jump start the collagen production and effectively stimulate cell renewal.
Karmameju’s Moth Bean Seed extract is clinically proven to help decrease and prevent the appearance of wrinkles and signs of premature aging of the skin. It helps provide smoother skin, an even complexion and is beneficial to acne and clogged pores due to its cell renewal abilities.
Clinical trials proved:
Epidermal renewal with an efficacy comparable to vitamin A / Dermis strengthening
/ Stimulates cell renewal / Stimulates collagen synthesis / Decreases wrinkles / High level tolerance / Smoother and brighter skin.
Precious hydrolate from the production of essential oil from Neroli. Contains dynamic hydrophilic water-soluble plant chemicals. Does not contain allergens.
Precious, organic hydrolate from the production of essential oil from Neroli. Contains dynamic hydrophilic water-soluble plant chemicals. Does not contain allergens.
For the skin / Neroli has a regenerative and stimulation effect on cell regeneration, enhancing a youthful looking skin. It promotes skin elasticity, making the skin appear soft and supple with a healthy glow. Additionally, neroli has a minimizing effect on scars and stretch marks. Suitable for mature, dry, and sensitive skin.
For the mind / Neroli essential oil has a calming and relaxing effect on the body and mind.
The scent / A distinguished, orange-like scent with fresh green and spicy notes and a slight hint of bitterness. Neroli essential oil is light and ephemeral, but leaves a long-lasting impression, a ‘sillage’ of a magnetic character.
Through clinical tests, Karmameju's nutgrass extract is proven to be anti-irritant and brightening. Nutgrass soothes and calms the sensitive eye area and prevents the production of melanin, which causes dark circles and hyperpigmentation of the skin. Nutgrass is a traditional Ayurvedic plant with several skin improving benefits.
Oats are incredible skin soothers, with powerful anti-inflammatory properties to calm, heal, and repair the skin. Oat kernel oil is suitable for all skin types but sensitive, dry and irritated skin benefit greatly from the nourishing and soothing properties. The constituents include compounds known to have anti-inflammatory, anti-irritant, and moisturizing characteristics. When used topically, oat kernel oil can soothe, smooth, and nourish the skin.
Was discovered more than 5.000 years ago, and has been an important part of natural skincare ever since. We use cold pressed extra virgin olive oil that makes the skin silky soft and elastic and gives a radiant, clear complexion. The oil from this miracle fruit will cherish your body and skin from the inside out. To achieve the full effect of olive oil, you can make it a regular part of your diet. This will improve your health and make your skin glow.
For the hair / Olive oil smoothes, softens, nourishes and protects the hair and also has soothing benefits for the scalp.
Olive oil was discovered more than 5.000 years ago, and has been an important part of natural skincare ever since. We use organic extra virgin olive oil that makes the skin silky soft and elastic and gives a radiant, clear complexion. The oil from this miracle fruit will cherish your body and skin from the inside out. To achieve the full effect of olive oil, you can make it a regular part of your diet. This will improve your health and make your skin glow.
For the skin: Sweet Orange oil purifies and clears congested skin, will tone and brighten mature skin and soothe dry irritated skin. Its stimulating effect on the lymphatic system helps to balance water processes, promote detoxification and boost the immune system. A great digestive tonic and useful in cases of nervous tension and stress. For the mind: gives energy, and a feeling of warmth and happiness.
Palmarosa is anti-infectious, anti-viral and antibacterial and has soothing and astringent properties.
The scent / Patchouli is woody and spicy and has an earthy, bitter undertone.
The mind / The scent can be relaxing on the mind but also have a passionate effect.
The skin / Patchouli has anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties, this makes it an excellent treatment for irritated skin conditions. It stimulates cell renewal, regenerates and helps reduce fine lines. Promotes wound healing and has pore-minimizing qualities. Antibacterial and sedative properties make the skin appear healthy and radiant.
For the skin: Pepper oil is rich in antioxidant and antibacterial properties, and contains lots of vitamins and minerals, e.g. Vitamin A and K, and calcium, iron, selenium, and phosphorus. In skincare, this stimulating oil creates a warming sensation, increases circulation and blood flow, relieves sore muscles and joints, and it helps to reduce bruises. For the mind: Black pepper oil is a refined, strong, and spicy oil made from the unripe, red pepper berries.
When used in skincare Peppermint is ideal for easing sunburn, reducing surface inflammation and generally cooling the skin.
PHA’s, polyhydroxy acids, gently but effectively exfoliate dead skin cells, revealing a softer, smoother, glowing skin. PHA’s are a gentle kind of peeling for all skin types, even sensitive skin. Karmameju’s PHA, lactobionic acid, is derived from lactose, a sugar found in milk. Lactobionic acid is known for its effective antioxidant properties that protects the skin from free radicals and has a minimizing effect on fine lines and wrinkles. PHA’s are known to have a humectant effect and to promote skin elasticity while strengthening skin barrier. Our PHA helps improve skin clarity, reducing the appearance of acne scars and hyperpigmentation. Additionally, is has astringent qualities known to be pore reducing. This gentle peeling is great for blemished and hormonal challenged skin because of its anti-inflammatory properties that helps to balance the skin. When using PHA’s, it is important to protect the skin with SPF and limit sun exposure straight after use.
Karmameju use an exclusive and clinically proven pomegranate enzyme that effectively, but gently exfoliates epidermis, the outer layer of the skin. This exfoliation serves to remove dead skin cells and that traps both bacteria and sebum. The pomegranate enzyme extract enhances cell renewal and makes the skin appear supple with a healthy glow. Moreover, it has effective anti-inflammatory and anti-fungal functions that reveals energized and revitalised skin. Our pomegranate enzyme extract is sustainably manufactured.
Karmameju’s clinically proven complex of probiotics, green tea, pomegranate, and caffeine helps to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, puffiness and dark circles around the eyes, while toning the skin making it appear firmer and rejuvenated. Probiotics are capable of reducing hyperpigmentation and dark circles. Green tea is exceptionally rich in Proanthocyanidins, potent and powerful antioxidants that play a key role in the stabilisation of collagen and maintenance of elastin, protecting the skin from environmental stressors. Pomegranate provides immediate tightening and lifting benefits that minimizes the appearance of wrinkles. Caffeine helps to reduce puffiness, it increases circulation and thereby makes dark circles less visible.
For the hair / Our red algae extract comes from thecoast of Brittany in France. Over time, these algae have evolved in synergy with their powerful climatic environment, and have the vital seawater stored in their cells, which are therefore filled with minerals. The algae extract andits marine minerals settle as a strong protective film around the surface ofthe hair and protect the hair from pollution, giving softer and more supple hair. Omega 3 and 6 fatty acids in algae are also known to increase hair growth and add volume. At the same time, algae contain iron and zinc, and cant herefore help stimulate hair growth and combat hair loss.
Has sweat-absorbent properties that help prevent damp armpits without clogging the sweat glands, keeping the skin dry without impeding the body’s natural cleansing processes. Our incredibly fine, micronized Rice Powder leaves the skin silky soft after application.
Precious, organic hydrolate from the production of essential oil from Roman Chamomile. Contains dynamic hydrophilic water-soluble plant chemicals. Does not contain allergens.
For the skin: Chamomile is a fantastic plant with many skin improving properties for sensitive skin, mature skin, dry skin, and acne. Chamomile essential oil diminishes scars, marks, and spots caused by acne, sun burns, or age. It reduces redness and calms inflammation, leaving the skin balanced and more radiant. Using chamomile oil stimulates circulation and detoxifies the blood from toxins that helps reduce swelling and edema. For the mind: Roman chamomile is found to be effective in calming annoyance, anger and irritation. It works as a stimulant and antidepressant, that raises the spirits and eliminate feelings of sadness.
Precious, organic hydrolate from the production of essential oil from Rose Geranium. Contains dynamic hydrophilic water-soluble plant chemicals. Does not contain allergens.
The scent / Harmonious, sweet and herb-like rose aroma.
The mind / Rose geranium oil is balancing and relieves sadness while lifting the spirits.
The skin / Rose geranium oil helps to balance the secretion of sebum and clears sluggish and oily skins, while the antiseptic and healing properties make this oil effective for damaged skin.
Karmameju’s Rose of Jericho extract is clinically proven to give intense hydration, and to soften and soothe the skin. Moreover, it has a natural “silicone-feel” with a smoothening effect. This desert plant consists of unique and complex enzymes, ideal for dry and aging skin. Rose of Jericho is a Mexican plant adapted to life in the desert, which means it has a quite unique ability to withstand almost total desiccation for long periods of time, and turn dry and grey, but then fully recover when exposed to elevated moisture levels and turn fresh and green again. This is why Rose of Jericho is so interesting within skincare.
For the skin: Excellent for moisturising and hydrating the skin, high levels of vitamin C and the general antiseptic action of Rose oil makes the healing qualities suited for dry, mature or sensitive skin. It is particularly effective in the treatment of broken capillaries. For the mind: Rose is known to combat sadness and discouragement, as well as being stimulating and sensual.
Precious, organic hydrolate from the production of essential oil from Rose Otto. Contains dynamic hydrophilic water-soluble plant chemicals. Does not contain allergens.
Comes from the seeds from the rosehip fruit that is transformed into a beautiful golden oil with unique qualities. It stimulates healing of the skin surface, it gives the skin vitality, and it has incredible moisturizing properties. The precious oil is rich in antioxidants, essential fatty acids, and vitamin A, E, and C. It’s anti-inflammatory properties help to minimise scarring, soothe rosacea, renew and stimulate cell generation, and strengthen the skin’s immune system.
Rosemary Extract stimulates blood circulation in the skin and strengthens the skin’s capillaries. Rosemary is known for its anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties and can help alleviate conditions such as arthritic pain and inflammation. The extract has a calming fragrance which has a soothing and liberating effect on the mind.
This characteristic essential oil is great for stimulating the brain promoting mental clarity. It soothes congested respiratory tract problems and stiff muscles. In skincare it is often used to tone the skin, due to its astringent properties.
Is known to ease inflammation in the body as well as to calm and cleanse the skin. Sage is often used to relieve headaches and tension.
Has a high content of antioxidants and is known to relieve inflammatory conditions in the body as well as to soothe and cleanse the skin. Due to its antiseptic, antibacterial properties, Sage keeps odour in check while stabilising skin irritation.
The scent / Gentle, balsamic soft and sweet wood note.
The mind / Soothing and harmonizing effect and reduces tension and confusion.
The skin / Sandalwood oil is suitable for all skin types, it relieves itchy, delicate skin, moisturizes and regenerates dehydrated skin and balances and tones oily skin with its astringent properties.
Sea buckthorn seed oil comes from the small dark seeds from sea buckthorn, a little orange power berry that grows on wild, green bushes along the shoreline. The oil has a light orange colour and is filled with skin improving omega 3 and 6. It has an incredible high amount of vitamin A, C, and E – very protective antioxidants that shield the skin from free radicals and damaging impacts from dry air and wind. The oil also supports cell renewal and regeneration that reduce fine lines.
Comes from the little sesame seeds that is extracted into a heavier oil. The oil is filled with zinc, an important mineral for the body and skin as it helps to improve elasticity and softness of the skin. The oil is ideal as a body massage oil because of its rich texture that easily melts into the skin. Moreover, the oil has a detox effect on the body and the skin turns soft and supple.
Shea Butter is extracted from the nut of the Vitellaria tree. This soft, organic butter has a unique combination of health and ceramide-promoting plant chemicals, such as the antioxidants vitamin E and vitamin A and essential fatty acids, which play a fundamental role in cell renewal. Studies have shown that Shea provides natural protection against harmful UV rays and environmental impacts such as air pollution. The butter gives the skin a silky-smooth surface and is easily absorbed into the skin.
Karmameju’s Skin-relief-complex is a clinically proven, effective blend of plant extracts developed to prepare and repair the skin before and after sun exposure. A soothing complex attributed to the action of a threefold of natural high-performance ingredients:
Prickly Pear polysaccharides / Skin-healing and immunostimulant activity. Traditionally used in treatment of skin diseases because of its re-epithelialization effect and wound healing activity. Polysaccharides are sugar biomolecules, also known as carbohydrates; glycogen, starch or cellulose, naturally found in plants. The polysaccharides in Prickly Pear are clinically proven to show healing-accelerating and skin regenerative action.
Olive biophenols / Soothing and lentitive effect on the skin. Help provide anti-inflammatory relief and antioxidant protection. Biophenols, also known as polyphenols, have a universal presence in plant metabolites. Biophenols from olives are strong antioxidants and highly prized for their free radical scavenging and antioxidative potential.
Capers flavonoids / Desensitizing and inhibitory effect against histamine-induced redness caused by for example sun exposure or sun burn. Flavonoids are phytonutrients (plant chemicals) and a naturally occurring plant pigment abundant in vegetables, fruits, grains, roots, flowers etc. Besides fighting to prevent cell-damage with its antioxidant superpower, this calming Caper flavonoid has antihistamine properties making it beneficial for sensitive or reactive skin.
Spearmint has great benefits on the digestive system and relieves flatulence, constipation and nausea. It is also beneficial to the respiratory tract, relieving coughs, bronchitis, asthma and sinus problems. On the skin it calms itching and has a stimulant and uplifting action on the mind.
The scent / Oil from the Star Anise seeds gives aromatic strength with its spicy notes of Licorice, Fennel and Tarragon.
The mind / Strengthens breathing, purifies, uplifts the mood and gives renewed energy to the senses.
The skin / Star Anise has antioxidant and regenerative properties that help to smooth fine lines and wrinkles and has a healing effect on acne scarring. The Licorice-scented Anise helps relieve sore muscles and stimulates circulation in the body.
Titanium dioxide is a naturally derived mineral extracted from the ground. The mineral is often used in skincare products, makeup and food as a colour pigment, but is especially known for its properties as physical sunscreen. Physical, mineral sunscreens protect against the sun’s UV rays by settling on the surface of the skin – like a natural barrier between skin and light.
Is a natural active ingredient with effective bactericidal properties. With respect for the body’s vital functions and cleansing processes, odour-free Triethyl Citrate inhibits the cause of the characteristic odour of underarm sweat.
The scent / The multi-petalled flower is a mix of flower shop freshness and velvety opulence. A powerful fragrant night flower, narcotic and sexy, rich and beautiful. The almost carnal and creamy floral notes can present mentholated facets when blooming or even rotten meat off-notes when ripe. Tuberose is extremely polarizing and yet popular in fragrances. Also known by the names “Night Queen” and “Mistress of the Night.
The mind / Tuberose essential oil can be attributed to its properties as an aphrodisiac, relaxing, sedative, and warming substance. Its aroma fills the atmosphere with romance and builds up feelings of love. Certain components of this essential oil stimulate those parts of the brain that are responsible for arousal, sexual feelings, and libido, both when used in aromatherapy or taken orally.
The skin / Stimulates and increases blood circulation throughout the body, by inducing a warming effect. Can also be used to keep the skin free of infections.
The scent / Vetiver is warm and dry and conveying earthy, woody, leathery, balsamic and has smoky notes. A known fragrance of ancient perfumes and referred to as "the oil of tranquility", Vetiver is a grass with a fast-growing, large, interlinked root system. It is from these roots that the essential oil of the plant, used widely in perfumery and incense production, is derived.
The mind / Vetiver is deeply relaxing and often used in massage for relieving nervous tension, insomnia, and sadness.
The skin / Delivers anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and sedative activity. It is used to treat acne, balance oily skin and stimulate blood circulation, which accelerates the healing of cuts and wounds.
Tocopherol is a natural vitamin E, a powerful antioxidant that protects against oxidative damage and therefore works as a natural preservative. Skin damages caused by UV rays and pollution are reduced because of its high content of antioxidants. Vitamin E moisturizes the skin, locks in moisture, and it is also known for its healing effect.
Is a natural skin purifier rich in minerals. It is mildly abrasive and effectively exfoliates the outer layers of the skin, removing dead skin cells that makes the skin look dull. When gently exfoliating, a radiant and glowing skin is revealed.
Comes from the small black watermelon seeds that contain large amounts of unsaturated fatty acids, omega 6 and 9, with rich amounts of linoleic acid and oleic acid, that is renowned for its balancing and moisturizing properties. The oil has a light texture that is easily absorbed by the skin and does not clog pores. Moreover, it has inflammatory and purifying benefits that makes it ideal for dry, oily, mature skin or acne.
Wheat Germ Oil is a nutritious, light and softening oil that is particularly beneficial to the skin because of its potent ceramide lipids. A high content of the antioxidant vitamin E helps fight harmful free radicals from the environment and thus has strong protective properties against premature ageing.
Witch Hazel Extract has strong anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and astringent properties that cleanse and relieve without drying out the skin. Witch Hazel is ideal for relieving irritation and inflammation, even in areas of delicate skin.
The scent / Ylang Ylang has potent, intoxicating notes of a sweet and seductive character. A deep, tropical floral scent.
The mind / Has a euphoric and deeply relaxing effect on the nervous system and helps with anxiety, tension, shock, fear and panic, while as an aphrodisiac it can be used with impotence and frigidity. It helps soothe rapid breathing and palpitations.
The skin / Soothing effect and balancing properties help to normalize extra dry as well as extra oily skin, by balancing the secretion of sebum. Ylang ylang is known to have a stimulating effect on the scalp and promote hair growth.
Karmameju’s natural deodorant is based on zinc salt of ricinoleic acid. It effectively inhibits bacteria from spreading, avoiding body odor. With respect of the natural flora of the skin, this powerful complex does not clog pores or interfere with natural transpiration. The skin is kept clean and free from odor all day.