Spruce: Helps treat skin infections, insect bites, chapped hands, cuts, scrapes, eczema, and rashes. The spruce tree is considered "the top 10 medicinal plants used by First Nations", one of the reasons is because spruce resin activates blood circulation allowing the natural healing process to happen at a faster rate.
Yarrow: Contains properties that aid in painkilling and anti-inflammatory situations. It is considered "one of the most widely used medicinal plant in the world". It also contains antispasmodic properties that may help relieve menstrual cramps.
Calendula: Known for their calming, anti-inflammatory, and skin healing powers. It is especially good for chapped, damaged, irritated & acne skin.
Argan Oil: high in essential fatty acids, antioxidants, vitamins and minerals that help maintaining the health of the skin, softening and protecting your skin from sun damage.
Apricot Kernel Oil: excellent for softening the delicate skin around the eye and throat. Great for mature skin due to its skin tightening ability.
Jojoba Oil: penetrates well, leaving no oily residue, acts similar to our own moisturizing sebum.
Sunflower oil: High in essential fatty acids: antioxidant vitamins A, D and E. Deeply nourishing and moisturizing.
Sweet Almond Oil: nutritious oil high in fatty acids, penetrates the skin well and aids in dry, inflamed and itchy skin.
Vitamin E: Antioxidant oil aids in prevention of scar tissue and also acts as a natural preservative.
Body Oils can be used like a cream, great for the body, face and hair. They can also be used before a bath: simply pour a small amount into palms and apply before or after the bath.
Cucamanga specializes in wildcrafted artisanal skin care products, utilizing wild harvested and organic botanicals from the Canadian boreal forest. Cucamanga's vision would be to transport you from your apartment in a concrete jungle into the depths of the forest for a moment, while supplementing your skin with natural, wild nutrition.