Our products are real skinfood. We use only natural ingredients and organic oils.
We believe that nature provides all we need to look and feel beautiful, and we pride ourselves on manufacturing natural and organic products.
KAWAKAWA (Macropiper Excelsum)
Wildcrafted Kawakawa is the foundation block in Wild Kiwihearts Nourishing Skinfood range.
A native N.Z. plant with heart shaped leaves known traditionally for its wide range of medicinal properties and known locally as the Pharmacy of the Forest.
Spiritually, Kawakawa heals and opens the hearts energy centre and is a special plant that brings us a little bit closer to creating that real heart space in our lives.
Kawakawa is known to have anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, anti-viral and analgesic properties making it helpful in reducing inflammation of various skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and skin rashes, sunburn, cracked nipples, nappy rash, cradle cap, chilblains, and nettle stings. Kawakawa is also known to aid circulation and rheumatism.
Used In: Hemp & Pomegranate Face Moisturiser, Kumerahou & Kaolin Cleanser, Magnesium & Kawakawa Body Cream
KUMERAHOU (Pomaderris Kumeraho)
Wildcrafted Kumerahou is used in Wild Kiwihearts Nourishing Skinfood's products because it has much to offer on so many levels, helping all kinds of skin conditions including eczema, psoriasis, skin rashes and sun & cancer spots. Kumerahou is one of the most outstanding plants on the planet and is a native to NZ. Spiritually Kumerahou helps us to breathe better which brings us into the present moment. From an energy point of view it allows us to receive and develop self-respect. Kumerahou can be taken internally or externally; it is an expectorant, and has anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-cancer activity. It is a blood cleanser, boosts energy levels, and clears the skin through working on the liver. Used In: Hemp & Pomegranate Face Moisturiser and Kumerahou & Kaolin Cleanser.
HEMP SEED OIL (Cannabis Sativa)
Organic Hemp Seed Oil is a highly nutritious penetrating oil that helps support skin elasticity and leaves the skin nourished and hydrated. It is a source of complete protein containing all 20 amino acids, including the 9 essential amino acids, both Omega 3 and 6 essential fatty acids, and the minerals calcium, magnesium, sulphur, potassium, iron, zinc and phosphorous. It also contains vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, B6, C, D and E. Used In: Hemp & Pomegranate Face Moisturiser, Kumerahou & Kaolin Cleanser, Magnesium & Kawakawa Body Cream and Pure Oils - Hemp, Borage & Camellia Organic oils
BLACK CUMIN SEED OIL (Nigella Sativa)
Organic Black Cumin Seed Oil has anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, and anti-fungal properties which helps support wound healing and is ideal for symptoms of eczema and psoriasis. It assists fighting acne by helping to dissolve fat deposits in the pores and sooth irritation. The Vitamin A, amino acids and fatty acids found in Black Cumin Seed Oil work together to regenerate skin cells. Over time Black Cumin Seed Oil will tame redness, fade age spots and even fade some scars. It is an excellent source of Vitamin B which helps to retain moisture in the skin and minimises signs of aging by keeping the skin elastic, fighting damaging free radicals that cause wrinkles and fine lines. Black Cumin Seed oil has been revered for centuries and it is claimed that some was found buried alongside pharaoh Tutankhamun almost 3300 years ago. Used In: Hemp & Pomegranate Face Moisturiser
POMEGRANATE SEED OIL (Punica Granata)
Organic Pomegranate Seed oil regenerates and repairs the skin and effectively reducing wrinkles in the epidermis while lightening and brightening the skin. The oil has natural protection abilities, shielding skin from UV and free radical damage. The Vitamin C in Pomegranate helps to even skin tone and reverse damage caused by sun exposure. There is an Omega fatty 5 acid in Pomegranate seeds, punicic acid, which reduces skin inflammation and aids in skin repair. Pomegranate Seed oil is close to 70% punicic acid. It also contains a high concentration of ellagic acid, an anti-oxidant shown to help prevent skin cancer as well as preventing UV damage and wrinkle formation. Especially good for mature skin. Used In: Hemp & Pomegranate Face Moisturiser
ALOE VERA (Aloe Barbadensis)
Organic Aloe Vera Leaf Juice contains a plethora of antioxidants including, beta carotene, vitamin C and E that can help improve the skin's natural firmness and keep the skin hydrated. It has cooling properties which help soothe irritated skin affected by sunburn, rash, infection, redness and itchiness. Thus, it makes for a super ingredient for sensitive skin. Also, its antifungal properties help in handling inflammation skin issues. Aloe Vera has been used for centuries for a host of purposes and the ancient Egyptians called it the “plant of immortality.” Used In: Hemp & Pomegranate Face Moisturiser, Kumerahou & Kaolin Cleanser and Magnesium & Kawakawa Body Cream
CAMELLIA SEED OIL (Camellia Oleifera)
Organic Camellia Seed Oil is a light nutrient rich oil that penetrates deeply into the skin adding moisture and leaving the skin soft and supple. For centuries, Camellia Seed Oil was utilized by the Geishas for its highly restorative and rejuvenating effect to maintain their flawless skin. Source of Squalene which aids in reducing wrinkles. Used In: Hemp & Pomegranate Face Moisturiser and Pure Oils - Hemp, Borage & Camellia Organic oils
FLAX SEED OIL (Linum usitatissimum)
Organic Flax Seed Oil is a very fine deeply penetrating oil that leaves the skin feeling nourished and hydrated and is especially beneficial to dry sensitive skin and lips. It contains up to 50% more Omega 3 fatty acids than fish oil supplements and is ideal for smoothing wrinkles and helping to repair skin cells. It is very high in Vitamin E and is especially good for eczema. Used In: Hemp & Pomegranate Face Moisturiser and Magnesium & Kawakawa Body Cream
Carrageenan Gum is extracted from red edible seaweeds also known as Irish Moss and is used as a thickener and stabliliser. Carrageenan Gum is also a water-binding agent, which means it helps hold water onto the skin, increasing hydration. Used In: Hemp & Pomegranate Face Moisturiser and Magnesium & Kawakawa Body Cream
WILD UNREFINED SHEA BUTTER (Butyrospermum Parkii)
The Organic Unrefined Shea Butter we use is hand-crafted in rural Ghana. It comes from the trees scattered throughout the fields and forests of wooded savannah in Africa and has been the mainstay of African Pharmacology for centuries. The protective and emollient properties of unrefined shea butter contain an abundance of healing ingredients including vitamins, minerals. It restores the skin's natural elasticity, enabling the skin to absorb moisture from the air, hydrating, softening and beautifying the skin. It contains natural SPF. Highly softening and nutritious. Used In: Hemp & Pomegranate Face Moisturiser, Kumerahou & Kaolin Cleanser and Magnesium & Kawakawa Body Cream.
BORAGE SEED OIL (Borago officinalis)
Organic Borage Seed oil is the richest known source of Omega 6 Fatty acids. This makes it a saviour at soothing dry skin and boosting the skin’s natural moisture barrier leaving it more smooth, plump, supple and radiant. Borage seed oil will treat all kinds of skin inflammation including eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis and rosacea. If you’re just feeling dry, you’ll love its calming, nourishing, redness-erasing prowess. It’s also useful in helping tackle stretch marks and acne (it’s lighter than many other oils so won’t leave your face feeling greasy). The key benefit of Borage Seed oil is its sky-high concentration of a type of essential fatty acid called gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) and Borage Seed oil actually boasts almost twice the concentration, gram for gram than Evening Primrose oil. Used In: Pure Oils - Hemp, Borage & Camellia Organic Oils
COCONUT OIL (Cocos Nucifera)
Organic Coconut oil is composed primarily of nourishing fatty acids and is especially high in lauric acid. It also contains vitamin E and healthy fats, which help to make skin smooth and soothes inflamed and irritated skin. Its natural anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory moisturizing properties soothes eczema, sunburn and psoriasis and also helps treat bug bites and heal wounds. Its anti-microbial properties can help treat acne and protect the skin from harmful bacteria. Used In: Hemp & Pomegranate Face Moisturiser, Kumerahou & Kaolin Cleanser and Magnesium & Kawakawa Body Cream
SWEET ALMOND OIL (Prunus Dulcis)
Organic Sweet Almond oil is full of vitamin E and A, protein, potassium and zinc, nourishing all skin types. Almond oil is ideal as a massage oil because it absorbs at a medium rate. Used In: Kumerahou & Kaolin Cleanser and Magnesium & Kawakawa Body Cream
Magnesium is an essential mineral which is beneficial for our overall health and wellbeing and often lacking in our diets. Symptoms of Magnesium deficiency include: muscle cramps, restless legs, skin problems, disturbed sleep, anxiety, migraines. We use a natural, premium grade flaked salt extracted from deep within the Dead Sea and dried using natural solar energy. Used in the Magnesium & Kawakawa Body Cream