About The Ingredients - Banana Cream
INCI: Abelmoschus esculentus (okra) extract, Althaea officinalis (marshmallow root) extract, Aloe barbadensis (aloe vera) juice, Cocos Nucifera (coconut) cream, Cetearyl Alcohol, Brassica napus (colza/rapeseed) oil, Persea americana (avocado) oil, Argania spinosa (argan) oil, Simmondsia chinensis (jojoba) oil, Benzyl Alcohol, Dehydroacetic acid, Musa sapientum (banana) extract.
** Please note that we've recently discovered a misprint in the ingredients list on our pouches and are working to get it corrected. The ingredients list above is accurate.
- Adds incredible slip, increasing detangability
- Okra is rich in Folic acid which is proven to improve hormonal balance, preventing hair loss.
- Okra has a high Vitamin C content, which helps build collagen, important for hair growth
- The Vitamin C in okra also plays a necessary role in absorbing iron, which keeps our locks strong and healthy
- Okra has antibacterial properties, helping the scalp to stay in balance.
- Avocado oil is recommended as an effective treatment for eczema, dry scalp and other forms of skin inflammation.
- Avocado oil moisturizes the scalp and shields it from ultraviolet radiation.
- Avocado oil is rich in antioxidants, minerals, essential fatty acids, biotin and vitamins A, B-5, and E
- Avocado oil contains an abundance of monounsaturated fats, proteins, copper, folic acid, magnesium and minerals that strengthens the building blocks of your hair.
- Avocado oil is extremely viscous and can assist in detangling hair
- Bananas improve manageability and shine
- Bananas contain potassium, natural oils, carbohydrates and other vitamins, which, together, soften the hair and protect the hair's natural elasticity, preventing split ends and breakage.
- Argan oil comes from the fruit of the native Argan tree in Morocco. The fruit is so nutritious that goats climb the trees just to eat them. Inside of that fruit is the little nut from which Argan oil is produced. For centuries, dating back at least as far as 600 BC, the Phoenicians relied upon this oil for healing as well as for enhancing beauty.
- Argan Oil is rich in vitamins A, C and E, as well as being loaded with antioxidants, linoleic acid and omega-6 fatty acids. This means that it helps boost cell production which results in healthier scalp and hair
- Argan Oil has significant benefits for those suffering from hair loss. The oil was used traditionally to treat a variety of skin diseases. Its natural properties are a tremendous boon for a scalp plagued by dandruff and irritation. Argan Oil is rich in natural phenols that are beneficial to hair follicles. Not only does it promote new hair growth, but also will help you grow healthy, thick looking hair
- Marshmallow root is great for soothing and relieving your scalp and hair. It's rich in vitamins, treating hair ailments like eczema, psoriasis and dry scalp.
- Super slippery, aiding in detangling
- Jojoba oil is rich in Vitamin E, Omega 6 & 9 fatty acids, and a saturated fatty acid called Docosanol that helps battle viral infections. It is also rich in antioxidants that battle free radicals that have adverse effects on the health of our hair. Since our hair is largely made up of proteins, the fatty acid content of jojoba oil makes it ideal to nourish our hair and follicles
- Jojoba oil dissolves the dirt and buildup and nourishes your follicles and hair shaft, ensuring that the hair grows out healthy.
- Jojoba oil’s antimicrobial properties keep your scalp protected from infection and soothe any inflammation. Its high antioxidant content battles free radicals that cause damage to the scalp and hair.
- Jojoba oil is the ideal ingredient to use as a hair serum as it calms your hair while not weighing it down. It keeps your hair shiny and smooth throughout the day because of its light weight and non-sticky nature.
Aloe Vera juice
- Aloe vera contains something called proteolytic enzymes which repairs dead skin cells on the scalp.
- Aloe vera juice also acts as a great conditioner and leaves your hair all smooth and shiny.
- Aloe vera juice promotes hair growth, prevents itching on the scalp, reduces dandruff and conditions your hair.
- Aloe vera juice has a chemical makeup similar to that of keratin, the primary protein of hair, consisting of amino acids, oxygen, carbon, and small amounts of hydrogen, nitrogen, and sulphur
- Coconut cream contains good concentration of lauric acid, a medium chain fatty acid (MCFA) which gets converted to monolaurin in the body, a compound with antiviral and antibacterial properties
- Rich in vitamin C and E, Coconut Cream moisturizes and restores luster to dull damaged frizzy hair.
- Colza oil permeates the base of the hair, increasing moisturization and smoothness.
- Colza oil is loaded in vitamin E, a natural antioxidant, supporting a healthy scalp and helping to maintain hair growth.