An Ode To The Roots
Cold pressed oils are all the rage right now, but this is nothing new to Indian Heritage. The traditional Kachi Ghani technique of oil extraction is the inspiration behind the new-age and modern Cold - Pressed oils.
If you’ve been skeptic of Cold - pressed oils and have been taking them just for a fad, it’s time you looked a little deeper. Especially, when it comes to your little bundle of joy’s everyday skin care.
Why Are Cold-Pressed Oils Better?
Cold-pressed oils preserve heat-sensitive nutrients and are rich in antioxidants that are good for your skin.
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Cold-pressed oils are lighter than mineral oils and can be easily absorbed by baby skin.
The best of both worlds
Our oils are backed by the best of Eastern and the Western World. The practice of using oils for massaging is an ancient Indian ritual adopted across all households. As per tradition, massaging a baby is regarded as a time of pure transfer of love and energy from the parents or grandparents to the little baby – it is considered as a moment of love.
The ingredients used in the oils are backed by Ayurvedic knowledge of ingredients beneficial to baby’s skin.
Massaging your baby with Little Rituals Oils is as good as passing on ancestral love to your baby.
While our oils are inspired by effective Ayurvedic techniques, they are backed by modern science. Our active ingredient (elixir of plant actives) is made in Switzerland and conforms to the most stringent quality standard.
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Besides being relaxing and soothing, massages also help your baby gain weight, aid in digestion, and improve blood circulation.
A Rendezvous with Plant Actives
You’ve probably come across the term, Plant Actives before too but it’s the first time in India that you’d find this mix of 3 potent, naturally nutrient-rich plant actives – Balloon Vine Extract, Echium Oil and Sunflower Unsaponifiable Fractions in a single oil, let alone an organic Baby Oil.
What Exactly Are Plant Actives?
Plant actives are natural chemicals found in plants that are scientifically proven to enhance skin healing and nourishing benefits.
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Plant actives soothe irritated and inflamed skin, protect the stem cells and reduce trans - epidermal water loss. That’s how good they are!
Now you know why Little Rituals is your baby’s best friend. It’s formulated to protect your baby just like you would.
lets get personal with plant activities
Balloon vine extract
Balloon Vine Extract is a tropical climbing plant. It is used topically to relieve inflammation and eczema and is recommended as a cortisone-free alternative to prescription products.
In addition to the anti-inflammatory effect, Balloon Vine extract has a free radical scavenging effect that helps protect cells from damage caused by free radicals.
Echium oil is extracted from the seeds of the plant Echium plantagineum. It has a high content of gamma-linolenic acid which is an essential omega-6 fatty acid that strengthens the skin barrier.
Today, echium oil is the richest natural source of stearidonic acid. There is about 12 % stearidonic acid content in echium oil - is converted by human bodies to substances that reduce inflammation caused by allergens.
Unsaponifables of sunflower oils
Unsaponifables in sunflower oil include phytosterols, which have anti- inflammatory properties and can substitute missing cholesterol in the skin barrier. Vitamin E and squalene are important for skin regeneration and maintenance.