Natural Sun Block and Skin Regeneration
Sun protection at 15,000 feet!
This is an anti-wrinkle
oil that works! It does so by helping your body regenerate its own
A few years ago, I met a filmaker named Hans, and he was part of a team filming a documentary
of the sacred Ccoyoll Ritty Festival in Peru. It is held around
the time of the Winter Solstice to celebrate a Catholic saint
or "Apu", the spirit of the mountains, which creates the
He used our
version of Natural Sun Block Oil - "I Am Beautiful"l.
It contains essential factors that work with the sun and get activated
by it. These factors help activate the underlying skin protection
and regenerative growth mechanisms our face inherently has, no matter
what your age.
intent of this festival had origins with the Qero Shamans, an ancient
religious sect which pre-date the Incas. The Qeros It celebrated
Apu, the god of the mountains. Apu was responsible for the build
up of the Glaciers and its life-giving water, which you see in the
background. By climbing the Glacier and paying gratitude, people
ensure that the next spring will bring about a large water runoff.
is at 15,000 feet and the sun is quite severe. Even sunblock with
SPF 30 is not effective. But our Facial Skin Regenerative
Oil was very effective for the entire team.
This is one person I interviewed - he was the most skeptical and
used it only on his nose. I loved it.
We were in Peru
harvesting wildcrafted herbs for this oil and our other products.
In this case, the herb we use for sun protection is called Samambaia,
and it is a wild fern that grows at about 8,000 ft (around the same
range as Machu Picchu). The locals suggest that extracts of this
fern, mixed with sacred water from Apu, can help protect the face
from the sun. This is what they use in the mountains for skin protection
- not coppertone!