Kavana's sparkling Grapefruit Perfume Poem, can help revive and refresh those who feel fatigued, tired and exhausted. Sparkling notes of pink Grapefruit, Eucalyptus globululs, Sweet Marjoram and Lavender give this bestselling blend it's signature scent.
Try rolling this non-toxic, hormone safe perfume on temples, wrists and inner elbows when energy takes a serious dip.
HOT TIP: Extend your moment of self-care every day. Use Kavana's citrussy Sunday Salt Soak in the bath, when muscles are feeling especially tired and apply your Perfume Poem after you get out of the bath moisturize your body. Hydrated skin is the best foundation for perfume. Kavana's bestselling Phyto-5 Afterglow Body Creme and Afterglow Body Oil will give the perfume something to cling to, and it will last longer. Want to really have fun? Layer different Perfume Poems over each other. The Peppermint Poem is delicious overtop of the Grapefruit Perfume Poem!
Skin Types: All skin types.
GLUTEN-FREE | NON-TOXIC I CRUELTY-FREE | VEGAN | NON-NANO | GMO FREE | 100% PTHALATE FREE
Handmade in Toronto, Canada with non-toxic, all-natural, premium quality ingredients.
Weight: 9ml /.30 fl oz.
Packaged in a refillable, clear frosted glass bottle with a brushed aluminum silver cap and gentle roll-on applicator. Roller ball may need a manual roll to get started in cold temperatures.
How to Use
Simply apply to the collarbone and back of neck as needed to help revive and refresh your spirits. For extra-comfort, apply to the inner wrists, cup hands near the nose and inhale deeply. Keep this blend out of and away from eyes.
Care: Store out of direct sunlight and extreme temperatures
Safety: As with use of any essential oils on the skin; If pregnant, nursing please refer to doctor before use.
Please Note: For hygienic reasons, all roll-on Perfume Poems are a non-refundable, final sale.
Meadowfoam seed oil (Limnanthes alba): Meadowfoam seed oil is a waxy oil, similar to Jojoba. It is non-comodogenic (doesn't block pores), contains over 98% long chain fatty acids, making it extremely stable and highly resistant to oxidation and heat, though it may solidify a bit in cold conditions. (source)
It's non-greasy texture, is known to help lock in moisture and prevent trans-epidermal water loss, and may help your skin form a barrier to lock in moisture and deliver nutrients deep into your epidermis. (source) It can help bind fragrance and keep it stable, making it excellent for aromatherapy applications, like Kavana's Perfume Poems.
Rice Bran oil (RBO) (Oryza Sativa): Prized by Japanese women for centuries, as it has been shown to exhibit brightening and skin softening properties. RBO contains some phytochemicals (plant chemicals) such as tocotrienols, tocopherols, phytosterols, polyphenols, squalene and powerful anti-oxidant gamma oryzanol, that support skin's health. (source)
The high level of Vitamins E and B, omega 9 and a rich array of fatty acids, beta-carotene, CoQ10 and lycopene, may help shield the skin from environmental and internal stressors. (source) It is not winterized, meaning, it may get cloudy in cold temperatures. If this happens, simply heat it gently under running warm-hot water till cloudiness disappears
Lavender (Lavandula officinalis): PMS may cause sleeping problems like insomnia and excessive daytime sleepiness, tiredness and/ drowsiness. It can cause some women to sleep much more than normal (source).
Sleep difficulties may not only be caused by fluctuating hormones like increases in progesterone, decreases in estrogen and possible effects on melatonin (the sleep hormone), but the rate at which women's hormones fluctuate, which may also affect the various and distinct sleep experiences women have before, during and after their period. (source)
Anxiety around nighttime accidents due to heavy menstrual bleeding, and waking up in the middle of the night to deal with this, can alter REM sleep and make women wake up, feeling less well rested. (source)
Studies show that lavender increases slow-wave sleep, which is instrumental for slowing heartbeat and relaxing muscles.(source) Grown in various geographical climates, the scent can differ from camphoraceous to heady floral, however, it's effects have been shown to be usually calming and soothing (source). Studies have shown it's properties can help reduce stress, induce sleep and also improve daytime wakefulness, significantly. (source). Enjoy it's familiar and beautiful scent in this perfume poem.
Sweet Marjoram (Origanum majorana): Often recommended for insomnia due to it's calming qualities, this sweet and woodsy herb has been used to help women restore hormone balance and stimulate menstrual flow. (source)
Eucalyptus globulus: PMS-induced sleepless nights benefit from having eucalyptus oil nearby. The powerful compounds in this oil includes a-pinene, b-pinene and limonene, all known to soothe the mind and clear the blood flow to the brain (source).
Grapefruit (Citrus Paradisii): If you are feeling tired or totally exhausted, sniffing Grapefruit essential oil can help you feel awake and may promote feelings of vitality. Limonene, the main chemical constituent of Grapefruit oil, produces the uplifting aroma emitted from this citrus scent, and may help banish your PMS lethargy.
Tocopherols (Vitamin E): This skin softening, anti-oxidant powerhouse, helps extend the longevity of this oil based fragrance.
Kavana's Perfume Poems are carefully hand blended with Limnanthes alba (Meadowfoam) seed oil, Oryza sativa (Rice bran) oil, certified pure, therapeutic grade blend of essential oils of: Lavandula officinalis (Lavender), (Origanum majorana (Sweet Marjoram), Eucalyptus globulus, Citrus paradisi (Pink Grapefruit), Tocopherols (Vitamin E).
What's it's formulated without: Synthetic fragrance, synthetic colourants, petroleum by-products, mineral oil, petrochemicals, the 'Mean 15', petroleum and petroleum by-products, palm oil, parabens, pthalates, propylene glycol, triclosan, BHT, BPA, synthetic fragrances and synthetic colourants, Sulfates SLS and SLES, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclocarban.
What it's not in: Another plastic bottle! Only the cap on this bottle is made from plastic, the rest is made from infinitely recyclable, frosted glass. Please consider reusing this bottle before cleaning and chucking it into the recycling bin.