Hurraw! took a challenge to create balms based on basic Ayurvedic Dosha principles* They infuse rich, cold pressed organic sesame seed oil with plants, fruits and roots known to compliment each Dosha. Hurraw! melt in their creamy raw organic coconut oil, rich raw organic cacao butter and emollient cold pressed organic castor oil. They mingle in a trio of flavors from pure essential oils and all natural flavor extracts to create a unique, long lasting, very nourishing lip balm. Ayurveda is the traditional medicine of India. According to Ayurveda there are three Doshas: Vata (wind), Pitta (fire & water), and Kapha (water & earth). These elemental forces manifest into one's mind and body characteristics. A unique combination of these three Ayurvedic principles (Doshas) are present in everyone. Hurraw! Pitta Balm is an herbal infusion of amalaki. The tropical smell of coconut merges with uplifting Malagasy lemongrass and the refreshing tingle of peppermint. Cooling.
The Pitta Dosha
- Element: fire & water
- Pacified by: sweet, cool, calm
- Emotions: joy, excitement, courage, anger
- Commands: confidence, ambition, focus, intelligence
*Sesamum indicum (sesame) seed oil, *Cocos nucifera (coconut) oil, Euphorbia cerifera (candelilla) wax, *Theobroma cacao (cocoa) seed butter, *Ricinus communis (castor) seed oil, Mentha piperita (peppermint) leaf oil, Cymbopogon flexuosus (lemongrass) leaf oil, organic flavor, *Emblica officinalis (amalaki) fruit powder, Tocopherols (sunflower). *certified organic ingredient. 87.6% organic, 10.4% wild grown & 100% natural. Hurraw Balm is certified organic by the Montana Department of Agriculture. *Please take note if you have allergies: although there are no nut oils in these balms they are made on equipment shared with almond oil. Coconut oil is considered a seed oil. It is advised to avoid lemongrass oil when pregnant.