Creamy and luxurious, this High Intensity Moisture Lotion not only strengthens the skin's natural moisture barrier, but it nourishes and softens even the driest skin to restore its beauty and radiance. This base is fast absorbing, leaves no sticky feeling and has been specifically formulated to be extremely robust. Essential Oils, fragrant oils, botanical extracts and various raw materials can be added in order to customize each product.
Usage: We recommend that no more than 0.5% of any essential oil be added to a Liter our cosmetic bases. Exceeding this amount may destabilize bonds between the ingredients. Over time this may cause our bases to lose some of their luxurious properties including viscosity, smooth feel and rate of absorption.
Note: One property of the High Intensity Moisture Lotion is that, over time, it becomes pearly and softens. When it is freshly made it is an opaque, hard white cream. Within a month it becomes less hard and starts to pearlize. This is the nature of that product.
IMPORTANT: All New Directions Aromatics (NDA) products are for external use only unless otherwise indicated. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, and it should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical practitioner. Please refer to our policies for further details, and our disclaimer below.
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Rating: I am so very sad that this product is going to be discontinued. It is such an amazing product. My customers keep coming back for it. It is light, nourishing and very hydrating. I do not know what I am going to do when is all gone from their stock. I guess my search will continue.
By:Eyra, West Palm Beach, Florida
Date: Loyal Customer Since: 22-May-2014
Rating: Another BINGO from New Directions for us. We were using the other base for our foot rejuvenation cream but after trying this, the results and comments from happy feet say we made the right move by using New Directions. It is amazing how little peppermint EO is required to obtain a noteworthy signature.
By:William, New Braunfels, Texas
Date: Loyal Customer Since: 13-Mar-2012
Rating: Nice cream, I like the texture. Not too thick (thinner than the milk).
By:Valerie, Montreal, Quebec Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 09-Nov-2005
Rating: All I can say is PERFECT. Our lotion maker quit, so we began the hunt for a new base. We tried umpteen different bases from umpteen different companies, and this one definitely stood out. Rich, thick, pearly, soaks right in with absolutely no greasy feel. Thick enough to be marketed as a "cream" rather than a lotion if not much is added to it. Other than any desired fragrance, it doesn't need anything added at all.
Rating: Honestly, this is great as-is. It absorbs very quickly with no greasy residue and feels like your skin is actually drinking a glass of water - it is that refreshing. I haven't added anything to it yet and am not sure if I will - why mess with this wonderfully made product?
By:Christina, Woodbridge, New Jersey Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 14-May-2010
Rating: This is by far the best base lotion I have EVER used. I tried other bases and just wasn't "feeling it" 100 percent. I ordered this one and not only did it look rich and beautiful(creamy and slightly pearlescent), the quality was beyond belief (highly hydrating and NOT STICKY). I have worked in the high-end cosmetics industry for over 15 years, so I do know the difference between quality and just so/so products. I was looking for something that would guarantee a repeat customer and this is definitely it. I have purchased many other products from NDA also and have been five star satisfied every time. Should I do a commercial? :) Thanks!
By:Dawn, Downey, California
Date: Loyal Customer Since: 08-Oct-2010
Rating: I LOVE this stuff! I have a hared time finding lotions that keep my dry skin hydrated and not feeling greasy and was using Curel's Continuous Moisture......I like this much better and for a fraction of the price. Great stuff!
By:Cheryl, Charlotte, North Carolina
Date: Loyal Customer Since: 10-Nov-2005
Rating: This base is GREAT!!! My Customers love it! I will be Stocking this lotion as my base from now on!
With an unwavering commitment to offering the highest quality of products, we firmly believe that Quality Assurance is of utmost importance. It is imperative that meticulous tests, documentation, and certifications are supplied for every product in our portfolio. This ensures that you our valued customer are supplied with superior products at all times.
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Customers may purchase products from New Directions Aromatics Inc. only with the clear understanding that all products must be used at their own discretion, and only after referring to the Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and all other relevant technical information specific to the product. New Directions Aromatics Inc. shall not be held responsible for any damages to property or for any adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm).
New Directions Aromatics Inc. shall not be responsible for any damages resulting from use of or reliance upon this information. The user of the product is solely responsible for compliance with all laws and regulations applying to the use of the products, including the intellectual property rights of third parties.
The certifications, statements and product descriptions shown on this website are strictly for information purposes only. The information in this document is obtained from current and reliable sources but makes no representation as to its comprehensiveness or accuracy. Nothing contained herein should be considered as a recommendation by New Directions Aromatics Inc. as to the fitness for any use.
Further, New Directions Aromatics is not responsible for the comments made in the customer reviews, nor when products are used in ways not suitable to their purpose (for example, fragrance oils in toothpaste; bath salts in metal containers; additives used in larger amounts than recommended).
As with any manufacturing process, New Directions Aromatics strongly recommends small lab scale testing for evaluation purposes prior to full commercial manufacturing. As the ordinary or otherwise use(s) of this product is outside the control of New Directions Aromatics Inc., no representation or warranty, expressed or implied is made as to the effect(s) of such use(s) (including damage or injury), or the results obtained.
The liability of New Directions Aromatics Inc. is limited to the value of the goods and does not include any consequential loss. New Directions Aromatics Inc. shall not be liable for any errors or delays regarding an order, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.
Please note, the International Federation of Aromatherapists do not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. In addition, Essential Oils must be properly diluted before use in order to avoid any damages to property or adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm).