Body Care – Planet Botanix Ottawa

Body Care


Planet Botanix is THE source for all natural body care products, soaps, therapeutic essential oils, lotions and creams. Our products are free of all harmful toxins!! Feel good knowing these products are completely free from anything harmful. No hormone disrupting ingredients such a phthalates and parabens! All the ingredients you will know and recognize as being perfectly safe and beneficial for beauty. Come experience the natural you at our store or online HERE.


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An Overview Of Natural Body Care Products - Ottawa

For those individuals who are concerned about the increasing use of chemicals and hazardous materials in the products that are in the marketplace, the benefits of pure products is a positive approach. Natural body care products are available for many common uses. Choosing non-chemical items over chemical compounds helps to avoid some of the harmful substances that are widely available. Studies are finding that many of the accepted body care items contain harmful substances. Here are some facts about using organic items instead.

Care of the feet is important to both men and women. Instead of using items with phthalates and parabens on the ingredient list, your feet will be soothed and exfoliated with the types of items that contain no hormone disrupting ingredients. Using frequent massages, removal of dead skin cells and powder for keeping the feet dry and comfortable is a boon to overall health.

Using any of the cleansing soaps and bath items is a treat for all of the senses. The natural approach uses ingredients such as peppermint, oatmeal, lavender and orange to leave the body feeling good and the senses rejuvenated. A loofah sponge helps to gently exfoliate the skin while enjoying a bath or shower.

General skin care is better when the items used do not do harm to the skin. At the same time, the items must do the job effectively. Some of the desirable characteristics of natural skin care items include nourishing the cells, removing dry or dead skin cells and reducing the symptoms of dryness, too much sun, and irritation.

Bath salts are popular for anyone who enjoys a good soak. You can get a spa experience by adding natural bath salts to the soothing water, leaning back, and enjoying the light scents that are released by the water. If you are in need of a brisk shower that still provides the benefits of natural scents, try cleansing soaps, which are all vegetable and made by hand.

Many different ingredients are utilized in the various items that are available. You can pick an invigorating blend of natural substances such as bergamot, mandarin and ginger essential oils with poppy seeds added for exfoliation. A dash of tumeric rounds out an east meets west blend. If you want a more relaxing blend, consider a blend of honey, buttermilk, oatmeal, mandarin and vetiver.

Because the ingredients are available, it can be fun to create your own mixtures. A class in blending fragrances and substances can be a jumping-off place for expanding your dedication to using only the best and safest items on your body. This education will help you to recognize the benefits of various available substances.

Products with no harmful ingredients are better for your overall health. You won't be applying chemicals, or substances that affect hormone production to your skin. Often the products that are considered safe will cost less than similar products purchased at the local supermarket. You can target specific aromas to the mood of the moment as an added benefit.