One of our most popular products, our Ancient Healing Cream is a multi-purpose health and beauty treatment based on an ancient Egyptian recipe.
At Neter Vital, we carry out a lot of research into the healing traditions of ancient cultures. Especially the ancient Egyptians who were passionate about health and spirituality to almost the point of obsession – a far cry from today’s culture. We also keep up to date with modern scientific developments and often find they confirm what ancient people already knew. Our Ancient Healing Cream an exact recreation of a recipe used by ancient Egyptian royalty, using ingredients that were considered sacred. Our research has uncovered why each ingredient was used, and together they promote healthy and youthful skin and hair.
The Ancient Healing Cream contains a blend of healing oils: Ylang Ylang, Black Seed, French Lavender, and Moringa, in a base of medicinal Shea Butter. It can be used for skin issues such as eczema, psoriasis, and dermatitis, and also as a moisturizer for the face and body. It can also be used as a lip balm, massage balm, and as a hair mask to promote soft shiny hair. Its anti-inflammatory properties can also help with soothing skin irritation such as after shaving or insect bites.
Shea Butter has been used for thousands of years, we have records of it being used in Cleopatra’s Egypt where it was prized for promoting health and beauty. Ours is sourced from traditional farms in Ghana which ensure a high-quality product by avoiding any mass production shortcuts. It naturally contains vitamins A, E and F, which restores the elasticity of the skin and heals dermatitis, acne and eczema. Shea butter is rich in fatty acids which makes it a great in treating sunburn, scars, stretch marks and wrinkles. It naturally contains cinnamic acid, which combined with its ability to trigger collagen production, makes for a powerful anti-ageing cream.
Ylang Ylang oil is a key ingredient that stimulates the production of new skin cells and increases blood flow. This makes it ideal to treat acne, blemishes, wrinkles, and to even out skin tone. It can also heal skin infections and treat wounds thanks to its anti-bacterial properties. Ylang Ylang oil has a beautiful, soothing aroma and it has been used for centuries to promote relaxation.
The benefits of black seed oil cannot be overstated. Our Black Seed Oil is the strongest currently found in the UK and is one of our most popular products. We use the highest quality black seed from selected farms, and the oil is created in the traditional way to ensure the highest possible content of active ingredients.
This sacred oil was even found in the tomb of Tutankhamen, and is famously said to “cure everything but death”. Modern science has revealed that ancient people were right to treasure it so much because it has healing applications in hundreds of different areas. Studies show it may help with cancer, high blood pressure, infections and viruses, and many more conditions. Black seed oil contains over 100 different vitamins and minerals which collectively serve as a powerful treatment in almost all skin conditions. It is full of fatty acids and fights against free radicals to reverse signs of ageing. Black Seed Oil has regenerative properties: fading dark spots and evening out skin tone. it soothes redness, irritation, unclogs pores and controls sebum production- making it the perfect for treating acne.
Lavender is famed for its calming abilities, it restores inflamed, angry skin to its original state. Its use dates back to even before the Ancient Greeks, who used this oil to treat cuts, burns, grazes and other ailments in order to heal wounds and prevent infection. It was widely used by the ancient Romans and Greeks, and urns that smelt strongly of lavender were also found next to Tutankhamen. Its anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties make lavender oil ideal for sunburn, acne, insect bites, eczema and dermatitis. We use organic French lavender which is famed for its beautiful smell.
Moringa is a plant that has recently attracted a huge amount of research. The more you learn about it the more you appreciate what an incredible gift from nature it is: the nutrient content is like nothing else on the planet! Moringa is packed with vitamin A, C & E as well as antioxidants and minerals. The oil is created by pressing the seeds of the plant. We use organic Moringa sourced in and farmed the traditional way in West Africa. The high vitamin C content boosts the production of collagen, combating wrinkles and improving the skin’s elasticity whereas the E attracts moisture to ensure deeply hydrated skin.
So, you can see why the ancient Egyptians chose these ingredients in their healing cream. Not only does it have such wonderful healing properties, but it will leave your skin or hair feeling and looking great. The Ylang Ylang and Lavender combine to create a beautiful Aroma, which has aromatherapeutic calming properties. You will really feel like royalty!