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It's Skin Cancer Awareness Month: Here Are 10 Botanicals, Oils, and Butters You Want In Your Skincare Routine

It's Skin Cancer Awareness Month: Here Are 10 Botanicals, Oils, and Butters You Want In Your Skincare Routine

May is a special month that the American Academy of Dermatology has designated to educate and promote awareness about melanoma and skin cancer. This month involves raising awareness to prevent cancer by promoting a healthy lifestyle and skincare habits. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, and melanoma is the deadliest. Some simple habits like applying sunscreen lotion or using protective clothing can significantly reduce the risk of developing skin cancer. There are also many raw ingredients that help keep your skin healthy and help to treat conditions that arise from cancer treatments like radiation.

In this article, we have compiled a list of botanicals, oils, and butters that are known for their potential skin benefits along with Magnolia Skin Essentials' corresponding skincare products.

Aloe Vera

Aloe vera is a succulent plant that has incredible medicinal properties that are beneficial to cancer patients. Aloe vera has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, hydrates the skin, helps with scar tissue formation, and can reduce the pain and irritation that many cancer patients experience. Try these products:

Rose Aloe Hydrating Toner - Hydrating Aloe Facial Cleanser

Calendula

Calendula is a medicinal herb that is popular in some cultures due to its antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, and wound-healing properties. Calendula can minimize inflammation, aid in tissue regeneration, and improve skin elasticity, making it an excellent botanical for cancer patients.

Calendula Infused Lemongrass Bar  –  Hyaluronic Acid Facial Serum

Chamomile

Chamomile is an herb known for its calming properties and is often used for skin care due to its anti-inflammatory and anti-itch properties. Chamomile is a gentle botanical that is suitable for all skin types, including sensitive and aging skin.

Gentle Radiance Daily Moisturizer

Lavender

Lavender is a fragrant and calming botanical that is widely used in aromatherapy and skin care products. Lavender has anti-inflammatory and soothing properties, which can help in reducing redness, soothe itching, and help with sleep and relaxation.

Oatmeal Lavender Bar

Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is a versatile oil that is rising in popularity thanks to its numerous benefits. Coconut oil has antibacterial and antifungal properties, making it an excellent natural moisturizer that can help soothe dryness, eczema, and psoriasis. 

Fresh Magnolia Glow Stick

Jojoba Oil

Jojoba oil is another versatile oil that is frequently used in skincare. Jojoba oil is a natural emollient that is suitable for all skin types, absorbs quickly, and provides long-lasting hydration. It is also non-comedogenic, meaning it does not clog pores, making it ideal for oily or acne-prone skin.

Magnolia Facial Serum

Tea Tree Oil

Tea tree oil is a potent antiseptic and anti-inflammatory oil that is often used to treat skin conditions like acne, psoriasis, and eczema. It is also known for its effectiveness in reducing skin inflammation and pain.

Activated Charcoal & Tea Tree Oil Face Mask  -  Charcoal & Tea Tree Oil Bar

Shea Butter

Shea butter is a popular ingredient in skincare products, thanks to its moisturizing and anti-inflammatory properties. The high concentration of fatty acids and vitamins in shea butter makes it a hydrating ingredient that can help improve the appearance of scars and stretch marks. 

Frankincense Hand & Body Lotion

Turmeric

Turmeric is a spice that is popular in cooking and traditional medicine. Turmeric contains a powerful antioxidant called curcumin, which has anti-inflammatory properties. It can also help to minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, making it a great ingredient for anti-aging.

Turmeric & Neem Oil Bar - Turmeric & Vitamin E Brightening Face Mask

Grape Seed Oil

Grape seed oil is a lightweight oil that is rich in antioxidants, vitamins, and fatty acids. It can help improve the appearance of aging skin by reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, brightening skin, and smoothing skin texture.

Lemon Chiffon Hand & Body Lotion

Conclusion

The importance of taking care of our skin cannot be overemphasized, especially for cancer patients. It is important to pay attention to skincare products and look for ingredients that can provide benefits such as reducing inflammation, minimizing itching, and promoting hydration. Using botanicals, oils, and raw materials can help promote skin health, aid in healing, and improve overall well-being. Remember, prevention is always better than a cure; let us all do what we can to promote healthy skin habits and raise awareness of melanoma and skin cancer this May.

Rose Aloe Hydrating Toner

Rose Aloe Hydrating Toner

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Hydrating Aloe Facial Cleanser

Hydrating Aloe Facial Cleanser

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Calendula Infused Lemongrass Bar

Calendula Infused Lemongrass Bar

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Hyaluronic Acid Facial Serum

Hyaluronic Acid Facial Serum

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Gentle Radiance Daily Moisturizer with Hyaluronic Acid

Gentle Radiance Daily Moisturizer with Hyaluronic Acid

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Oatmeal Lavender Bar

Oatmeal Lavender Bar

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Magnolia Facial Serum

Magnolia Facial Serum

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Activated Charcoal Deep Cleansing Facial Mask

Activated Charcoal Deep Cleansing Facial Mask

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Charcoal Tea Tree Oil Cleansing Bar

Charcoal Tea Tree Oil Cleansing Bar

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Turmeric and Neem Oil Bar

Turmeric and Neem Oil Bar

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by Lisa Duffy – May 08, 2023

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