Ancient Chinese philosophy tells us that the universe is composed of and governed by five elements, those being fire, earth, water, metal and wood. These five elements are influenced by our lifestyle, our diet, the seasons and our stress levels.
Your dominant element can change throughout the year, just as the season, your diet and lifestyle constantly changing can disrupt your energy and balance which affects your skin.
Discover which Elemental Herbology element is right for you to create your own personlised skincare routine.
The Fire Element
Ruler of summer, activity and high energy. Ideal for oily and congested skin.
Associated with: high energy & activity, ambitious people
Skin Type: Congestion to oily skin, prone to breakouts.
Skincare Collection: The purity range helps these skin types to calm the skin, providing antibacterial and anti-inflammatory benefits with tea tree, green tea and pumpkin.
Star Product: Elemental Herbology Zest Bath and Body Oil is enriched with a zesty blend of sweet orange, rosemary and marjoram oils, this indulgent formula energises both skin and soul, helping you feel alert and active.
The Earth Element
Ruler of late summer, harmony and completion. Ideal for dull skin, with redness or pigmentation.
Associated with: completion, harmony, peaceful people
Skin Type: Dull skin, pigmentation and redness.
Skincare Collection: Earth energy is most active in the afternoon, the vitality range helps to protect skin from environmental damage and even out skin tone.
Star Product: Elemental Herbology Vital Cleanse Facial Cleanser This refreshing cleanser improves skin tone whilst boosting radiance. Full of powerful anti-inflammatory and healing properties, this gentle formula increases the production of collagen and reduce the appearance of pigmentation.
The Water Element
Ruler of winter, rest and repair. Ideal for dry, dehydrated and sensitive skin.
Associated with: rest, repair, night time, empathetic people
Skin Type: Dry, dehydrated and sensitive.
Skincare Collection: Water energy is most active at night, the hydration range helps to soothe, moisturise and calm the skin with hyaluronic acid, rose damask and chamomile.
Best Seller: Cell Plumping Moisturiser is Elemental Herbology’s iconic ultra-moisturising formula delivers intense hydration to nourish and plump the skin.
The Metal Element
Ruler of autumn, preparation and re-charging. Ideal for mature skin, fine lines and dark circles.
Associated with: restoring energy, organised & focussed people
Skin Type: Mature skin, fine lines and dark circles
Skincare Collection: Metal energy is most active in the evening, the Longevity range helps to to reduce fine lines and wrinkles whilst boosting elasticity.
Star Product: Elemental Herbology Detox Bath and Body Oil helps to sluggishness and clarify the mind
The Wood Element
Ruler of spring, fresh starts and growth. Ideal for normal to combination skin.
Associated with: awakening, fresh growth, morning, caring people
Skin Type: Normal to combination with uneven skin texture.
Skincare Collection: Balance range helps these skin types to regulate oil levels and maintain moisture levels.
Star Product: Elemental Herbology Rejuvenate Bath and Body Oil is great to recharge your body and mind