Beauty Benefits: A firmer, smoother and more supple complexion with even skin tone.
Plant Based Retinol Alternative
Suitable: All Skin Types
A natural alternative treatment to retinol with proven clinical results, formulated to soften fine lines and wrinkles and visibly enhance the appearance of smooth and firm skin. Retinol has found its natural match in the form of Bakuchiol. Bakuchiol provides a natural alternative to retinol without have the negatives associated with traditional retinol use, including red, sensitive skin and dryness. This plant derived extract has clinically demonstrated to visibly firm and plump skin, soften fine lines and wrinkles as efficiently as retinol. This silky oil blends ultra hydrating Squalane along with oils high in natural Vitamin A including Buriti Fruit, Cacay and Sea Buckthorn Berry. Strawberry Seed Oil has been added for its ability to tighten skin and reduce pore size. Suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin and safe during pregnancy.
All Ingredients: Squalane, Fragaria Ananassa Seed Oil (Strawberry)*, Caryodendron Orinocense Seed Oil (Cacay)*, Opuntia Ficus-Indica (Prickly Pear) Seed Oil*, Hippophae Rhamnoides Seed Oil (Sea Buckthorn)*, Bakuchiol*, Hippophae Berry (Sea Buckthorn Berry) Oil*, Mauritia Flexuosa (Buriti) Fruit Oil, Oenothera Biennis (Evening Primrose) Oil*, Rosmarinus Officials Extract.
*denotes certified organic ingredients
Bakuchiol – A natural ingredient derived from the seeds and leaves of the Plant Psoralea Sorylifolia. It mimics the actions of retinol but without the irritation. Bakuchiol provides a natural alternative to retinol and has clinically demonstrated to visibly firm and plump skin, soften fine lines and wrinkles just as efficiently as the traditional retinol. It has proven collagen stimulating benefits as well a the ability to defend against oxidative damage. Retinol has found its natural match!
There was a random, double-blind, 12 week study in which 44 patients were asked to apply either bakuchiol 0.5% cream twice daily or retinol 0.5% cream daily. A facial photograph and analytical system was used to obtain and analyse high-resolution photographs of patients at 0, 4, 8 and 12 weeks. Patients also completed tolerability assessment questions to review side-effects. During study visits, a board-certified dermatologist, blinded to study group assignments, graded pigmentation and redness.
Results: Bakuchiol and retinol both significantly decreased wrinkle surface area and hyperpigmentation, with no statistical difference between the compounds. The retinol users reported more facial skin scaling and stinging.
So there you have it!
Strawberry Seed Oil – Extracted through cold process from the tiny seeds, Strawberry Seed Oil contains a magic ingredient call ellagic acid, a powerful antioxidant which helps to preserve collagen and brighten skin tone. Used widely in the cosmetic industry to fade freckles, Strawberry Seed oil has also proven to increase the skins elasticity, reduce fine lines and wrinkles, regenerate skin cells and restore the skin’s suppleness and smoothness.
Squalane – Naturally present in the skin in the form of a fat which is produced by the oil glands to hydrate and maintain the skins barrier. As we age, Squalane diminishes, which can lead to dehydration, sagging skin and premature ageing. Our form of Squalane is derived from Olives which mimics the fat that naturally occurs in the skins barrier allowing it to penetrate deeply into the skin and effectively provide long lasting hydration. With this is can visibly increase the luminosity and radiance of the skin while reducing the appearance of fine lines.
Cacay Oil – A natural source of Vitamin A which helps encourage cell production, keep the skin firm and healthy while reducing the appearance of fine lines & wrinkles. In a four week study with Cacay Oil applied twice daily 100% of participants saw an increase in hydration and firmness, while 85% said their skin was smoother.
Buriti Fruit Oil – The richest source of Beta-carotene (vitamin A) in the world.! Derived from the fruit of the Moriche Tree in Brazil, which is known as the “Tree of Life”. It is a powerful antioxidant and supercharged nutrient that can boost collagen production, increase cell turnover, fade pigmentation and neutralise free radicals. It contains Photo-protective properties to prevent sun damage from UV rays.
We make all of our natural skincare in batches and use pure Australian wildcrafted extracts that may differ in colour and texture based on season and region they are harvested from.
As a result, this product may vary slightly in colour, texture and fragrance from batch to batch. This does not in any way impact the efficacy of the product and each contains the same amount of active ingredients.
Shipping States: New South Wales (Australia), Queensland (Australia), South Australia (Australia), Western Australia (Australia), Northern Territory (Australia), Tasmania (Australia), Australian Capital Territory (Australia), Victoria (Australia)
Ready to ship in 3-5 business days from Australia
Refund Policy of Miod Skincare
This Refund Policy (“Policy”) applies to the following purchases: All Products
1.1. We offer refunds, repairs and replacements in accordance with the Australian Consumer Law and on the terms set out in this Refund Policy (“Policy”).
1.2. Any benefits set out in this Policy may apply in addition to consumer’s rights under the Australian Consumer Law.
1.3. Before making a purchase, please read this Policy so that you can understand your rights and what you can expect from us if you are not satisfied with your order.
2. Australian Consumer Law
2.1. Under the Australian Consumer Law:
(a) Our goods and services come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law. For major failures with the service, you are entitled:
(i) to cancel your service contract with us; and
(ii) to a refund for the unused portion, or to compensation for its reduced value. (b) You are also entitled to choose a refund or replacement for major failures with goods. If a failure with the goods or a service does not amount to a major failure, you are entitled to have the failure rectified in a reasonable time. If this is not done you are entitled to a refund for the goods and to cancel the contract for the service and obtain a refund of any unused portion. You are also entitled to be compensated for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage from a failure in the goods or service.
2.2. We offer refunds, repairs, and replacements in accordance with the Australian Consumer Law.
2.3. The Australian Consumer Law provides a set of Consumer Guarantees which protect consumers when they buy products and services.
2.4. If the Australian Consumer Law applies, then we cannot avoid the Consumer Guarantees which it provides. If there is an inconsistency between this Policy and the Australian Consumer Law, the Australian Consumer Law will prevail.
2.5. Further information about the Australian Consumer Law and these Consumer Guarantees is available from the website of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.
2.6. If a product or service which you purchased from us has a major failure (as defined in the Australian Consumer Law) then you may be entitled to a replacement or refund.
You may also be entitled to compensation for any reasonably foreseeable loss or damage resulting from that major failure.
2.7. If a product or service which you purchased from us has a failure which does not amount to a major failure (as defined in the Australian Consumer Law) then you may still be entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced.
3. Cancellation and Change of Mind
3.1. In the event that you receive the products or services you have purchased, as stated, but that you simply change your mind, we may, at our discretion, offer you a refund or exchange, provided that:
You notify us within 7 days of receipt.
In the case of services, the services have not already been performed.
The following conditions are satisfied:
a. Item must be returned in original packaging and unopened at customer expense at which point a full refund will be issued.
b.If the customer feels that the product has not met its stated for purpose then the item may be returned at customer expense upon which a full refund will be given,
4. Products Damaged During Delivery
4.1. In the event that the product you ordered has been damaged during delivery:
Please contact us as soon as possible.
Any damaged product must be returned in the condition in which it was received, together with any packaging and other items which you received with the damaged product.
4.2. We will arrange to repair or collect the damaged product and replace it with an equivalent product, or to refund it, provided that you have contacted us within the following time from the date of receipt of the product: 3 days.
5.1. Notwithstanding the other provisions of this Policy, we may refuse to provide a repair, replacement or refund for a product or service purchased by you if:
(a) You misused the said product in a way which caused the problem.
(b) You knew or were made aware of the problem(s) with the product or service before you purchased it.
(c) You asked for a service to be done in a certain manner, or you asked for alterations to a product, against our advice, or you were unclear about what you wanted.
(d) Any other exceptions apply under the Australian Consumer Law.
6. Shipping Costs for Returns
6.1. In the event that a product you have purchased fails to meet one or more Consumer Guarantees under the Australian Consumer Law, we shall bear any cost ofshipping the said product (the “Returned Product”) back to us, as well as any cost of shipping any replacement product to you.
6.2. If the Returned Product can easily be shipped or returned, then you are responsible for organising for the Returned Product to be returned to us. If the Returned Product is eligible for a repair, replacement or refund under the terms of this Policy (including under the Australian Consumer Law) then we will reimburse you for the reasonable postage, shipping or transportation costs for the Returned Product.
6.3. If the Returned Product is too large, too heavy, or otherwise too difficult to be removed and returned by you, and is believed to be eligible for a repair, replacement or refund under the terms of this Policy (including under the Australian Consumer Law), then we will organise for the postage, shipping, transportation or collection of the Returned Product, at our cost.
6.4. In the event that we organise and pay for the inspection, postage, shipping, transportation or collection of a Returned Product, and it turns out not to be eligible for a repair, replacement or refund under the terms of this Policy (including under the Australian Consumer Law), then you will be required to pay the costs of any inspection, postage, shipping, transportation or collection of the Returned Product.
7. Response Time
7.1. We aim to process any requests for repairs, replacements or refunds within 7-10 days of receipt.
8. How to Return Products
8.1. You can contact us at the end of this Policy to discuss a return using the information.
8.2. Unless otherwise defined in our sole discretion, we shall pay all refunds in the same form as the original purchase or to the same account or credit card used to make the original purchase.
8.3. To be eligible for a refund, repair or replacement, you must provide proof of purchase.
8.4. You may be required to provide a government issued identification to qualify for a refund, repair or replacement.
9. Contact Us
9.1. If you wish to speak to us about this Policy or about any refund, repairs or replacements, please contact us at: [email protected]