lotus

{Nelumbo nucifera}

General: The lotus has symbolic significance in Hindu and Bhuddist traditions. The unfolding petals are thought to represent the expansion of the soul. With its roots in soil beneath still bodies of water, lotus plants produce heat up to 90 degrees, even if the ambient temperature is much cooler.

Skin Benefits: Full of compounds that benefit the skin, including antioxidants, flavonoids, fatty acids, proteins, vitamins, and minerals, lotus petals restore skin strength and elasticity while hydrating and stimulating blood flower. For example, see our Double Action Ayurvedic Cleansing Grains. Our Kama Body Incense features lotus' exotic scent.

Source: China | Certified Organic | Certified Fair-trade

Method of Extraction: Dried, powdered lotus petals.

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