Natural flower, plant and fruit-based ingredients, often referred to as botanicals, offer powerful benefits for the skin. Botanicals are plant extracts and oils derived from flowers, herbs, nuts, seeds, roots and berries. Many botanicals contain active molecules that improve the skin; benefits range from boosting collagen production to enhancing the skin's texture and clarity.

Below are a few of the best natural botanical ingredients to address your skin care concerns.

Skin Concern: Sensitivity and Redness

  • Chamomile extract (Matricaria recutita) tends to calm redness. It helps reduce redness and irritation due to its anti-inflammatory qualities
  • Willow herb extract is a great anti-inflammatory, reducing redness and irritation
  • Licorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra) also has anti-inflammatory properties
  • Oats (Avena sativa) relieve dryness and inflammation
  • Aloe Vera helps soothe and minimize irritation (along with tons of other health benefits!)

Tip: Check out these excellent ways to use Aloe Vera to create DIY face masks & more!

Aloe Vera Skin Care

Skin Concern: Early Signs of Aging

  • Grapeseed oil (Vitis vinifera) offers a potent dose of antioxidants that enhance synthesis of healthy collagen and elastin to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
  • Green tea (Camellia sinensis) fights free radicals through its anti-inflammatory properties
  • Caffeine (Coffea arabica) may reduce puffiness

Green Match Tea Face Mask

Tip: Make your own moisturizing Matcha Green Tea Face Mask!

You'’ll need: 1 Tablespoon of Matcha Powder, 1 Teaspoon of Raw Honey, 2 Teaspoons of Aloe Vera Gel. Stir all of the ingredients together and apply to a clean face. Let dry and leave it on 20-40 minutes. Rinse off with warm water and pat dry. Your skin will look smoother and have a fresh glow!

Sunflower Seed Face Oil Skin Care

Skin Concern: Sun Damage

  • Sunflower seed oil (Helianthus annus): Vitamin E found in sunflower seed oil protects the skin from environmental stressors
  • Citrus extract (aka vitamin C or L-ascorbic acid): Citrus extract helps promote the production of collagen, protects skin from the harmful rays of the sun and helps reduce sun damage
  • Edelweiss Flower: A white mountain flower packed with antioxidants and UV-fighting properties, which helps it both survive the high altitudes of its native Swiss Alps and protect skin from damaging free radicals

Chamomile Plant Based Skin Care

Skin Concern: Oily and Acne-Prone Skin

  • Papaya enzymes help soften the skin and unclog pores. They also have anti-inflammatory properties and can help reduce redness
  • Chamomile (Matricaria recutita) reduces redness
  • Rosewater has anti-inflammatory properties to help reduce red, irritated skin. It can ease acne, dermatitis and eczema. It also aids in removing oil in clogged pores
  • Witch hazel (Hamamelis virginiana) is an antioxidant with anti-irritating properties

Coconut oil for skin

Skin Concern: Dry Skin

  • Jojoba oil (Simmondsia chinensis): Jojoba acts as a natural skin oil. It's an excellent all- day moisturizer because does not easily evaporate
  • Coconut oil is a powerful moisturizer that is beneficial to restoring dry or flaking skin. Coconut oil helps to strengthen skin tissue more deeply and eliminate dead skin cells while absorbing quickly into your skin.
  • Sea buckthorn oil (Hippophae rhamnoides) is a rich source of vitamin C that contains healing properties
  • Grapeseed oil delivers and helps the skin retain more moisture
  • Evening primrose oil (Oenothera biennis) can have significant anti-inflammatory and emollient properties

Skin Concern: Clarity & Tone

Check out our Phytoceutical collection -- organic and plant-based skin care. 

Revercel combines physician-strength ingredients to  prevent and correct at the cellular level – long before the signs of aging skin are visible. Revercel products are developed and tested by a Dermatologist and a Preventive Medicine specialist. Our products are never tested on animals.