Aika believes your skin and body deserve only the best. That’s why purity is essential to the brand, sourcing the very best certified ingredients from around the world. All ingredients are intentionally chosen based on authentic Ayurvedic principles to purify, restore, rejuvenate and bring radiance to your skin, body and mind.
Full Ingredients INCI: Persea gratissima (avocado oil), Macadamia integrifolia (macadamia oil), Rosa canina (rosehip oil), Simmondsia chinensis (jojoba), Punica granatum (pomegranate oil), Bacopa monnieri (brahmi), Terminalia arjuna (arjun), Withania somnifera (ashwaghanda), Aniba rosaeodora (rosewood), Lavandula angustifolia (lavender), Santalum spicatum (sandalwood), Citrus aurantium amara (neroli).
Avocado – Rich in essential fatty acids particularly oleic acid and chlorophyll, Avocado and is a deep penetrating oil that assists with transporting actives into the skin and help eliminate dryness and dehydration. Brimming with Vitamins A, C, D, E and K and skin loving lecithin it helps in increasing collagen and improves skin elasticity.
Rosehip – Our cold pressed, unrefined Rosehip oil is full of essential fatty acids, anti-oxidants and vitamins for boosting skin health. A natural a cicatrisant (helps fade scars & spots on the skin) it is particularly high in Trans-Retinoic Acid (Vitamin A acid) and Vitamin C to combat premature ageing, sun damage, pigmentation, dark spots and scaring and stimulate collagen production for even skin tone, elasticity and brightness.
Arjuna – Traditionally used for thousands of years as a heart tonic Arjuna is a blood circulator. It is a rich source of natural Co-enzyme Q10 (CoQ10) also known as Ubiquinone which is essential for cellular functions, a powerful anti-oxidant for neutralizing free radical damage and increasing collagen and elastin production. The stratum corneum (top layer of skin) naturally contains CoQ10, the levels of which decreases rapidly after the age of 30. This powerful anti-oxidant when applied topically, prevents peroxidation of skin lipids, prevents the degeneration of collagen and elastin tissue and helps skin repair itself.
Neroli – Also known as orange blossom, the euphotic and sweet aroma of Neroli is a mood lifter that calms the heart and mind and reduces chronic anxiety, grief and stress and promotes a deep and restful sleep. It is a dermal rejuvenator and helps regenerate skin at a cellular level to increase elasticity and strengthen the capillaries to reduce scarring, dilated capillaries and wrinkles.
Full Ingredients INCI: Camellia oliefera (camellia oil), Argania spinosa (argan oil), Calophyllum inophyllum (tamanu oil), Simmondsia chinensis (jojoba), Rosa canina (rosehip oil), Centella asiatica (gotu kola), Phyllanthus emblica (amla), Terminalia arjuna (arjun), Anthemis nobilis (roman chamomile), Pelargonium graveolens (geranium), Santalum spicatum (sandalwood), Rosa damascene (rose otto).
Camelia – This feather light deep penetrating green tea oil is rich in essential fatty acids, emollients and is antioxidant rich and helps to protect the skin from free radical damage. Camellia seed oil is anti-inflammatory, cicatrisant (helps fade scars & spots on the skin) and astringent, making it perfect for combination, sensitive and problematic skin that needs soothing, scar reducing and hydration without blemishes.
Tamanu – Cold processed, unrefined, rich green Tamanuis a powerful skin regenerator and cicatrisant (helps fade scars & spots on the skin). Tamanu oil one of the most effective agents in promoting the formation of new tissue, accelerating wound healing and promoting the growth of healthy skin. It contains 3 essential fatty acids including phospholipids and powerful anti-inflammatory agents including coumarins and calophyllolide. It is anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, has sun protective agents and penetrates instantly and deeply into skin. It is extremely effective in treating acne, scarring, dermatitis, psoriasis and pigmentation and age spots.
Amla – also known as Indian Gooseberry, Amla is a revered Ayurvedic Rasayana for longevity and a powerhouse of anti-oxidants, minerals, amino acids, polyphenols and flavanoids and is exceptionally high in Vitamin C. It is known as a rejuvenating fruit that boosts the immune system, slows down the ageing process, reduces inflammation, is anti-bacterial, wound healing and has been used for centuries for improving the radiance of skin.
Sandalwood – Anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory, cooling and calming effect on the skin, body and mind, Sandalwood is also known as Chandana and considered a sacred wood in the Vedic tradition. It is a skin rejuvenator that encourages new cell growth, increases hydration and alleviates itchiness, irritation and redness in the skin. It has a sedative effect on the nervous system and calms anxiety, stress and relieves insomnia. We use sustainably harvested Sandalwood.
Full Ingredients INCI: Prunus armeniaca (apricot kernel oil), Cannabis sativa (hemp seed), Corylus avellana (hazelnut oil), Simmondsia chinensis (jojoba), Hippophae rhamnoides (seabuckthorn oil CO2), Curcuma longa (turmeric), Terminalia arjuna (Arjun), Ocimum tenuiflorum (tulsi), Citrus aurantium bergamia (bergamot), Citrus aurantium amara (petitgrain), Santalum spicatum (sandalwood), Jasminum graniflorum (jasmine).
Hazelnut–with a pleasing nutty aroma Hazelnut is a light and quickly absorbed oil. It is mildly astringent, anti-bacterial and helps tighten pores and regulate the secretion of sebum to balance oil production without dehydrating skin. High in nutritious essential fatty acids, Vitamins B, C, Eand minerals folate, zinc, and potassium all of which are necessary for healthy skin functioning, elasticity and firmness.
Seabuckthorn CO2 Oil – Our super-critical CO2 extract is an extraordinarily bioactive oil that is high in omega 3, 6, 9 and contains the richest source of Omega 7 to nourish the lipid layers of the skin. The oil is also potent in antioxidants, has anti-inflammatory properties, carotenoids, flavonoids, phyosterols and lycopenes that regenerates cells, protects against cell water loss and combats wrinkles and premature ageing of skin. It is a rich source of vitamins A, B, C, E, K and P for stimulating collagen production, combats wrinkles and dryness and protects against the effects of premature aging and pollution. A truly exceptional skin superfood.
Turmeric – Turmeric is warming, blood purifying and rich in curcumin which has powerful anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Traditionally used in Ayurveda for its deep cleansing action on the skin and body as well as for its healing and cellular repairing function.
Jasmine – intoxicating, aphrodisiac and most potent during the night jasmine is rightly called Queen of the Night. It is Kapha and Pitta pacifying and has been used in Ayurveda for it balancing effect on the nervous system,anti-depressiveaction on the mind and as a sleep inducing sedative. On the skin, it isanti-bacterial, anti-viral, slightly astringent anda cicatrisant which helps form scar tissue, regenerate cells, and shed rough and dead skin cells.Store below 25C in a cool and dry place out of direct sunlight.
Use within 6 months of opening.
Patch testing before use recommended.
- Warm a few drops between your fingertips and inhale the nurturing aroma. Press onto your face and neck and gently massage upwards and outwards until absorbed.
Watch Elixir Ritual
Use the Vata Ayuressence prior to using your Vata Elixir. The Ayuressence increases your skin’s circulation, hydration and opens the pores for ultimate absorption of nutrients from the Vata Elixir. The plant essences in the Vata Ayuressence work in synergy with the Vata Elixir to provide ultimate radiance and glow
VATA : For dry and mature skinVATA ELIXIR is an opulent velvety nectar of concentrated Vata rejuvenating phyto-nutrients, Vata Elixir refuels your skin elasticity, regenerates with effortless hydration and leaves you feeling divinely cocooned in peaceful luxury ready for rest.
Vata Dosha products are mindfully created to be warming, nourishing, regenerating and grounding for your skin, body and emotions.
A beautiful lullaby in a bottle, Vata Elixir caresses your skin with a cascade of nutrition for intensive night time repair. Avocado, Macadamia, Pomegranate, Rosehip and Jojoba replenish with vitamins and essential fatty acids, while extracts of Arjuna, Ashwagandha and Brahmi boost cellular repair and rebuild collagen and elastin, eliminate fatigue and impart firmness and brightness into your skin. Precious plant essences of Neroli, Sandalwood, Rosewood and high altitude French Lavender restore firmness and brightness under the moonlight.
This nurturing nightly ritual enables the unhindered flow of Prana for ultimate overnight rejuvenation, to ensure you awaken fresh and renewed.
PITTA : For sensitive/combination skin
Pitta Dosha products are mindfully created to be cooling, calming, soothing and pacifying for your skin, body and emotions
PITTA ELIXIR is a sumptuous satin nectar of concentrated Pitta rejuvenating phyto-nutrients to divinely wrap your skin while inflammation, sensitivity and pigmentation blissfully fade away as you sleep, deeply entranced by the rich aroma.
A beautiful lullaby in a bottle, this divine Pitta Elixir caresses your skin with a cascade of nutrition for intensive night time repair. Anti-oxidants, minerals, vitamins and phyto-nutrients calm, soothe and strengthen your sensitive, reactive and reddened skin, as you are enriched with Camellia, Argan, Tamanu, Rosehip and Jojoba. Boosted with extracts of Gotu Kola, Arjuna and Amla to repair and rebuild collagen and elastin, eliminate pigmentation, reduce inflammation and impart radiance and comfort. Precious plant essences of Rose Otto, Sandalwood, Roman Chamomile and Geranium restore capillaries, soothe irritation and increase cellular regeneration.
This nurturing nightly ritual enables the unhindered flow of Prana for the ultimate overnight transformation of sensitivities into clear and luminescent beauty.
KAPHA : For normal to oily skin
Kapha Dosha products are mindfully created to be invigorating, detoxifying,
enlivening and energising for your skin, body and emotions
KAPHA ELIXIR is a luscious silky nectar of concentrated Kapha rejuvenating phyto-nutrients, your spirit will feel transformed in the moonlight, as the Kapha Elixir rejuvenates and repairs your skin, body and mind.
A beautiful lullaby in a bottle, Kapha Elixir caresses your skin with a cascade of nutrition for intensive night time repair. Empowered with anti-oxidants, minerals, vitamins and phyto-nutrients it revives, decongests and clarifies the appearance of sluggish and oil prone skin. Enriched with Apricot Kernal, Hazelnut, Hemp, Seabuckthorn and Jojoba, brimming full of vitamins and essential fatty acids and boosted with extracts of Turmeric, Arjuna and Tulsi to repair and rebuild collagen and elastin, increase subcutaneous circulation and bring firmness and brightness to your skin. Precious plant essences of Jasmine, Sandalwood, Bergamot and Petitgrain refine pores, balance oil production and increase cellular regeneration.
Uplifting, enlivening and refreshing on the mind and emotions, this nurturing nightly ritual enables the unhindered flow of Prana for ultimate overnight transformation, as your body heals and recovers to a new level of abundance.
Luxurious in texture, deeply comforting and rich in phyto-nutrients Aika's highly potent Elixirs work actively while you sleep supporting your skin’s overnight rhythmic cycle of renewal.
CHOOSING THE RIGHT DOSHA
Your skin and body have different needs at night to the daytime, so Aika''s Dosha-specific treatments are aligned with a time of day and your body’s needs at that time. The delicate bonding of organic ingredients helps you to mindfully restore true wellness, as a sacred loving twice-daily practice. These rituals are Aika's gift to you to ascend, escape and ultimately find your way home.
VATA – For dry and mature skin.
PITTA – For sensitive/combination skin.
KAPHA – For normal to oily skin.
FACE – Retreat Ritual 3
Aika Elixir is the third step in the Facial Retreat Ritual. For true wellness with the deepest commitment, use the Deep Cleanser, Ayuressence and Elixir as a collection. As your natural metabolic functions are supported overnight, the Retreat Ritual works synergistically to create a deeper, intuitive wellbeing for your body, mind and soul, based on your body’s individual needs.
Affirmation: I love and honour myself
Powerful Regeneration – supports your body’s cycle of overnight repair by providing essential nutrients to the deepest levels of skin where cellular regeneration occurs.
Increased firmness and suppleness – boosts the repair of connective tissueby stimulating the fibroblasts to create new collagen and elastin for structural integrity of skin.
Reverse oxidative damage – provides a rich supply of anti-oxidants to fight free radical damage caused during the day by replenishing energy, building new cells and repairing connective tissue.
Reduces appearance of fine lines – penetrates deeply to replenish and revitalise dryness and dehydration to reduce visible signs of ageing, wrinkles and fine lines.
Promote restful sleep – mindfully created to promote ease and facilitate deep sleep. During sleep our body increases production of human growth hormone (HGH) which stimulates collagen production and cellular repair,
100% Active and concentrated – devoid of water, fillers, emulsifiers and thickeners, every single ingredient is active in this waterless formula for incredible efficacy and long lasting value.
Made in Australia