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SENSORY ALCHEMY

IZUMI products are created using the aromatherapist’s art of harmonising the scent signatures and the emotional, physical and spiritual effects of enchanting essences suspended together in balanced blends of caressing carriers (high grade skin-loving vegetable oils and antioxidants). It’s an alchemical process by which individual essences combine and transform one another to create sensory magic you’ll love.

ENCHANTING ESSENCES

Bergamot essence

Bergamot has a delicate floral citrus note with a hint of spice. A great mood enhancer, this friendly scent subtly refreshes energy levels whilst simultaneously having an uplifting and calming effect. It is the special ingredient used to flavour Earl Grey Tea. Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Acne care
  • Stressed skin treatments
  • Mental fatigue
  • Calming the emotions

Izumi use Bergamot essence in our Invocation range.

 

Cardamom essence

Cardamom is warming and stimulating. Its delicious sweet spicy and bitter lemony scent encourages self-expression. It also enhances love energy and strengthens the libido.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Stress relieving treatments
  • Warming massage
  • Revitalising the spirit
  • Strengthening on all levels of being

Izumi use Cardamom in our Evocation range.

 

Cedarwood essence

Dry, warm camphoraceous on top with a sweet, woody undertone, Cedarwood is both warming and strengthening. Its effects are lasting and powerful, enhancing spirituality and helping to uncover the true inner self.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Acne care
  • Dandruff care
  • Balancing oily skin
  • Alleviating chronic conditions of all kinds

Izumi use Cedarwood in our Evocation range.

 

Coriander essence

With a light, warm, sweet woody peppery aroma, Coriander nurtures happiness and love of life. It gently stimulates and warms the heart and body.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Muscle pain and fatigue
  • Nervous exhaustion
  • Deodorant blends
  • Improving circulation

Izumi use Coriander in our Invocation range.

 

Geranium essence

Geranium’s gentle, fresh rosy aroma with a minty undertone acts to unblock creativity. A great balancer on all levels, Geranium gives a sense of being protected. It clears the mind and refreshes the personal energy field.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Soothing skin irritations
  • Balancing sebum production
  • Restoring female balance
  • Mature oily skin care

Izumi use Geranium in our Evocation range.

 

Grapefruit essence

Cool and fresh, bitter and sweet: a powerful purifier in mind and body, the bright and zingy scent of Grapefruit creates a communicative atmosphere full of exuberant and exhilarating energy.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Acne care
  • Cellulite care
  • Soothing muscle pain and stiffness
  • Post party care

Izumiuse Grapefruit in our Evocation range.

 

Green Mandarin essence

Related to the energy of the sun, Green Mandarin is scintillating and sparkling yet very comforting with its delicate fresh citrus green note with a hint of floral sweetness. It is simultaneously youthful and innocent and a highly solar, masculine force.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Congested skin conditions
  • Mature skin care
  • Detox treatments
  • Lymphatic drainage

Izumi use Green Mandarin our Invocation range.

 

Jasmine absolute

The opulent scent of Jasmine creates euphoria and optimism in mind, heart and spirit. The earthy, fruity floral, almost narcotic aroma is often associated with the moon and the mysteries of the night. It magnifies both confidence and the capacity for love.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Sensitive and dry skin
  • Relaxing and calming
  • Keeping skin supple
  • Stretch mark care

Izumi use Jasmine in our Invocation range.

 

Patchouli essence

Patchouli’s distinctive aroma is redolent of lush trees and the moist earth of the forest. Rich and hypnotic, Patchouli is a traditional aphrodisiac believed to enhance sexual and physical energy as well as grounding and focus.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Soothing problematic skin conditions
  • Anti-aging skin care
  • Cellulite treatments
  • Toning skin and body

Izumi use Patchouli in our Invocation range.

 

Rose absolute

Iconic, soft with a hint of honey fragrance, Rose Absolute instils feelings of self-love and self-care. It stimulates sexual desire by deepening the appreciation of one’s own beauty.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Skin with broken veins
  • Mature skin
  • Skin softening
  • Liver toning

Izumi use Rose absolute in our Evocation range.

 

Sandalwood essence

This ancient, sacred essence has a woody scent with a powdery undertone. Profound yet subtle, Sandalwood has been used in spiritual and religious rituals in many cultures for centuries. It can support sexual empowerment, healing and greater confidence and, when used as an aid to deepen meditation, spiritual breakthrough.
Aromatherapists use it for

  • Acne care
  • Mature skin
  • Sore throats and coughs
  • Deep relaxation

Izumi use Sandalwood in our Evocation range.

 

Vetivert essence

Vetivert’s deeply earthy, rich, moist aroma soothes the emotions and is powerfully grounding. It protects the user by strengthening the aura, and can help summon the courage needed to move on. It is also believed to enhance the flow of money!
Aromatherapists use it for

  • Soothing the nervous system
  • Improving circulation
  • Mental and physical exhaustion
  • Calming over-sensitivity

Izumi use Vetivert in our Invocation range.

 

Ylang Ylang essence

A heavenly sweet floral, Ylang Ylang is known above all as a classic South East Asian aphrodisiac. Also traditionally used in blessing rituals, it has a euphoric and balancing effect on the whole being. Ylang Ylang’s rich, intoxicating tropical aroma can melt away tension, open the mind, restore self-love and promote a sense of happiness and peace.
Aromatherapists use it for

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  • Rebalancing sebum production
  • Period pain, PMS
  • Hormonal acne
  • Hair care preparations

Izumi use Ylang Ylang in our Invocation range.

 

CARESSING CARRIERS

Camellia seed oil

Rich, silky and velvety, Camellia seed oil makes our beauty routine a sensual experience like none other. So special we have dedicated a page to this wonder oil from the East. Click here to read more about it.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Skin softening
  • Anti-ageing
  • Restoring damaged skin
  • Hair care Camellia is the star in Izumi's Evocation Soul & Skin Caressing Massage Oil and Invocation Mind & Body Awakening Massage Oil.
 

Castor oil

A thick sticky oil which protects from wind and weather as well as giving a shiny glow to the skin, lips and hair.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Dry skin care
  • Soothing chapped skin
  • Hand care
  • Lip care

Izumi use Castor oil in our Evocation Soul & Skin Caressing Massage Oil and Invocation Mind & Body Awakening Massage Oil.

 

Jojoba oil (liquid wax)

This soft, golden coloured liquid wax protects skin from environmental damage. Its unique components, resembling the skin’s own sebum, make Jojoba oil invaluable in natural skin care.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Protecting the skin
  • Helps regulate sebum production
  • An excellent emollient
  • Seal moisture in the skin

Izumi use Jojoba oil in our Evocation Soul & Skin Caressing Massage Oil and Invocation Mind & Body Awakening Massage Oil.

 

Sunflower seed oil

A light oil which sinks into the skin quickly, helping other ingredients to be absorbed. It leaves the skin feeling sleek and smooth.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Body massage
  • Acne and oily skin care
  • Improving circulation
  • Skin softening

Izumi use Sunflower seed oil in our Evocation Soul & Skin Caressing Massage Oil and Invocation Mind & Body Awakening Massage Oil.

 

AMAZING ANTIOXIDANTS

Antioxidants are nature’s amazing dual purpose ingredients. Not only do they work to stabilise the delicate Carrier oils, keeping our products at optimum freshness for longer, and they are also wonderfully beneficial to the skin in their own right. Rosemary Antioxidant A natural and very powerful antioxidant, Rosemary helps keep our beauty preparations fresh for longer. Izumi use Rosemary Antoxidant in our Evocation Soul & Skin Caressing Massage Oil, and Invocation Mind & Body Awakening Massage Oil.

Vitamin E

One of the most important antioxidants, deliciously deep orange Vitamin E acts on our skin to help it heal itself.
Aromatherapists use it for:

  • Problematic skin conditions
  • Anti-aging care
  • Antioxidant action
  • Lip care
Izumi use Vitamin E in our Evocation Soul & Skin Caressing Massage Oil and Invocation Mind & Body Awakening Massage Oil.