Carapex products are formulated with natural and nutritious ingredients to help balance the body and the senses. We use natural and wildcrafted herbs and essential oils from their native regions around the world. We only use the strict minimum amount of artificial ingredients necessary when no natural option exists. We believe that natural treatments are the best treatments; we strive to create products with uncompromised purity, quality, and functionality.
To minimize our impact on the environment, all Carapex products are packed in recycled and/or recyclable packaging, and we minimize our packaging wherever possible. We never test our products on animals.
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Aloe Vera: Not enough can be said about this miracle plant. It contains abundant amount of antioxidants, minerals, vitamins, and amino acids. It soothes skin irritation, inflammation and provides deep moisturizing protection for the skin. Aloe Vera has also been used for stimulating hair growth due to its potent PH balancing ability and the natural enzymes contained in it.
Avocado Oil: Extracted from the delicious Avocado Fruit, this oil is rich in Omega 3 Fatty Acids, Vitamin A, D and E. It has amazing abilities in moisturizing, protecting your skin and stimulating collagen production. It also contains Sterolin, which has been known to correct age spots and create supple complexion.
Bladderwrack: It's a type of seaweed with an unusual name. It’s rich in minerals and has been found to improve skin elasticity. It also has potent anti-inflammatory, detoxifying properties that can help calm irritated skin and repair damaged skin. It’s also believed that it can assist in reducing cellulite and promoting firmness.
Beeswax: Produced by honey bees, it’s known as gentle, natural skin conditioner. It has amazing moisturizing abilities and can calm inflammation, sooth itchiness and help wound healing.
Chamomile Flower Extract: Rich in Vitamin B, it’s usually used to calm skin inflammation, soothe sensitive skin, reduce redness and moisturize the skin.
Cocoa Butter: Extracted from Cacao Seeds, this rich butter contains abundant amount of antioxidants and fatty acids. It can deeply moisturize your skin and has amazing emollient abilities. It has been widely used to reduce the signs of aging, stretch marks and other skin scars and blemishes.
Coconut Oil: Extracted from the delicious Coconut fruit, Coconut Oil has its distinct merits for our health. It can enhance metabolism, boost immune system and it’s also a natural antifungal and antibacterial agent. When used in skin and hair products, it acts as a perfect moisturizer. With its superior penetrating ability, Coconut Oil deeply moisturizes your skin and prevents water and protein loss, resulting in shiny, soft hair or glowing, supple complexion.
Cucumber Extract: Its soothing and anti-inflammatory abilities can help reduce the appearance of dark circles and puffiness under the eyes and tighten your skin.
Diacetyl Boldine: Extracted from Chilean Boldo tree bark. It is a natural inhibitor for melanin production.
Elder Flower Extract: has potent anti-inflammatory, soothing abilities.
Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract: Originated from Asia, Ginkgo Biloba is considered ‘living fossil’. Its leaf extract contains potent antioxidants to protect your skin from aging, sagging and sun damage. The anti-inflammatory properties of Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract can also help relieve the discomfort caused by eczema, rosacea and acne.
Glaucine: Coming from Yellow Poppy Extract, Glaucine has the abilities to inhibit the creation of new fat cells, to encourage existing fat cells releasing fat and to enhance the transformation from fat cells to functional collagen cells.
Grape Seed Oil: Rich in Vitamin E, antioxidants and fatty acids. It's beneficial for dry, irritated skin and skin conditions such as psoriasis, eczema, acne and varicose veins.
Guarana Fruit Extract: Native to the Amazon region, this exotic tropical fruit has been considered as source of energy due to its high content of Caffeine. Caffeine has astounding abilities in improving skin tone, shrinking fat cells and diminishing cellulite. Guarana Fruit also has superb moisturizing and anti-aging properties.
Hemp Oil: First documented by Chinese herbalist dating back to 5000 B.C., Hemp Oil has worked wonders for our health for thousands of years. Rich in Omega EFAs, Vitamins, Minerals and Amino Acids, Hemp Oil is the ‘golden green’ skin or hair conditioner. Its perfectly balanced content of Omega 3 and 6 replenishes our body with these beneficial EFAs that we cannot live without. Omega 3 fatty acid can stimulate hair growth, keep your scalp away from dandruff and correct skin conditions such as Eczema, Psoriasis and Acne. It also contains antioxidants such as Vitamin E to protect and rejuvenate our skin. Beside these EFAs and Vitamins, Hemp Oil is comprised of 25% protein, which helps to strength, moisturize and soften our skin and hair.
Meadowfoam Seed Oil: It has potent anti-oxidant properties. It locks in moisture and keeps your skin hydrated and soft.
Japanese Green Tea Extract: Imported from Japan, our Green Tea Extract uses the finest, high quality tea leaves to produce the purest results. It has potent antioxidants to protect your skin from free radicals and aging. Green Tea Extract is also a soothing anti-inflammatory agent to calm skin irritation and disorder.
Jojoba Oil: This nutritious oil closely resembles human skin sebum, thus is believed to have the ability of balancing skin oil production. The abundant amount of EFAs, antioxidants and vitamins contained in this oil makes it an ideal choice for natural skin moisturizer and rejuvenator. It can also help correcting skin conditions such as Acne, Eczema, Psoriasis and Extreme Dryness.
Kiwi Fruit: has a high concentration of Vitamin C, which is important for the natural formation of collagen, making your skin softer and stronger, and reducing the signs of aging. Kiwi fruit also helps to heal dry and rough skin, dramatically improving its appearance.
Mango Butter: is packed with Vitamin A, which is a key factor in helping to prevent skin cancer. Mango is also full of strong antioxidants, which help soften your skin while improving its health and appearance.
Olive Oil: Contains Omega 3, Omega 6 Fatty Acids, Vitamin E (antioxidant) and Vitamin A. It's a great natural skin moisturizer and rejuvenator.
Red Clover Flower Extract: Contains abundant amount of vitamins, minerals and nutrients, the extract from this humble plant has ‘not so humble’ abilities in accelerating wound healing; treating Psoriasis and Eczema; strengthening hair by preventing dandruff and scalp irritations. It also adds shine, volume and softness to your hair.
Shea Butter: Packed with Vitamins, EFAs, and Anti-oxidants, Shea Butter is one of the most cherished gifts from Mother Nature. It has amazing anti-aging abilities to repair lines, wrinkles and stimulate collagen production. Its deep moisturizing effects soothe your skin and help it form protective layer against environment damages. Being 'Sacred Tree' for centuries in African culture, Shea Butter’s amazing healing powers can never go unnoticed. It’s potent in correcting skin disorders such as eczema, psoriasis, scars, stretch marks and blemishes.
Silk Amino Acids: Derived from natural silk, this luxurious ingredient is composed of the building blocks of our body – Amino Acids. A healthy boost of Amino Acids can help our skin or hair form a protective layer against environmental damage and water loss. It also assists skin and hair repair process to eliminate wrinkles and add luster back into damaged hair.
Soybean Oil: Rich in Omega Fatty Acids, Vitamins and Lecithin (good for skin elasticity), Soybean Oil protects your skin against UV damage, evens out your skin tone and rejuvenates your skin.
Sweet Almond Oil: High in Essential Fatty Acids and Vitamin A, B and E, it helps with dry, itchy, mature skin, eczema, psoriasis and inflammation.
Wheat Protein: Helps skin or hair retain moisture, adds volume and improves smoothness. It also repairs damaged hair and replenish your skin and hair with healthy protein content.
White Willow Bark Extract: Contains salicylic acid, it is an excellent choice for someone who has oily hair or dandruff prone scalp. It calms inflammation, reduces redness and controls oil production.
Wild Yam Root Extract: It’s a potent natural anti-inflammatory which can help speed up cell regeneration and skin damage repair. It also has amazing moisturizing and balancing abilities for dry, irritated skin.
Sophora Flavescens: has strong abilities of suppressing tyrosinase, a key enzyme in the formation of pigment or melanin.
Tamarind Seed Extract: Originated from tropical area, this exotic fruit has been used for centuries in herbal medicine. The amazing abilities to stimulate skin repair can never go unnoticed by the keen eyes of modern researchers. Research has shown the moisturizing ability of Tamarind Seed Extract is equal to Hyaluronic Acid, and it’s plant-based!
Allantoin: Plant derived skin protectant that locks in moisture, stimulates cell regeneration and promotes healing of scars, marks, wounds, etc.
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride: Derived from Coconut Oil, rich in fatty acids. It's widely used as emollient to promote silkiness.
Emulsifying Wax NF: Vegetable based emulsifier, approved by National Formulary.
Glyceryl Monostearate: Derived from Vegetable, used as skin conditioner and emollient.
Hyaluronic Acid: Found among collagen cells and in our joints, this gel-textured molecule acts as space filler and cushioning agent. It has excellent water-retaining abilities and it can also stimulate collagen production. When applied to your skin, it effectively moisturizes, smooths, softens your skin, improves skin elasticity, diminishes the appearance of wrinkles and protects your skin from the damages of free radicals.
Stearic Acid: Vegetable based fatty acid that helps to create a richer, more uniform texture.
Lactic Acid: An Alpha Hydroxy Acid derived from food, used for improving skin tone, reducing the appearance of scars, firming up sagging skin, stimulating production of collagen in your skin.
Vegetable Glycerin: Derived from vegetable oil, it conditions and moisturizes your skin. It’s hypoallergenic and won’t clog your pores and cause bad breakouts.
Vitamin B3: Helps restore skin’s outer protective barrier to lock in moisture, improve skin tone and fight the signs of aging.
Vitamin E: Natural antioxidant that protects and repairs your skin. Free radicals are molecules that damage collagen cells and cause dryness, wrinkles and fine lines. Vitamin E, as one of the most powerful antioxidant, can neutralize free radicals and thus keep your skin intact from those damages.
Chrysin: Plant derived, Chrysin helps eliminate blood originating pigments under the eyes
Peptides: composed of Amino Acids, they are building blocks of skin protein cells. A healthy boost of Peptides can help increase firmness, even out skin tone and repair lines and wrinkles.