Vintage Body Wash--5 Varieties
The Body Wash: The Vintage Body Wash Collection celebrates the golden era of Hawaii and and the fragrant fruits and flowers of the islands. Healthy botanical extracts, including Papaya, Sea Kelp and Chamomile, will gently cleanse and refresh your skin. 8 exotic varieties. 8.5 oz.
The Story: The Island Essence Vintage line of bath and beauty products was created in 2001 featuring the iconic artwork of the artist Gil. The beautifully fragrant Vintage collection celebrates the romance and nostalgia of a bygone era of travel to Hawaii when life was slow and easy, swaying with the breeze like the exotic palm trees.
The Vintage Body Wash Selection:
Plumeria--Also known as Frangipane, Plumeria is the iconic lei flower of Hawaii…Island girls are known for plucking Plumeria blossoms straight off the tree and tucking them behind their ears. Plumeria is soft, sweet, fruity and floral.
Mango Coconut--juicy, delectable mango that grows abundantly on our mango trees here in the islands. Sweet, fruity, tropical, and juicy balanced by a note of nuttiness provided by the coconut.
Passionfruit & Lime--the juicy, sweet/tart lilikoi or passionfruit grows wild in Hawaii. The fragrance is fresh, sweet, tart, intensely exotic, tropical citrus, fruity aroma. Enjoyed by wahine and kane alike.
Gardenia--Tahitian Gardenia or Tiare is derived from “tiara” hinting at its royal history. In ancient Polynesian mythology, the god Atea would offer the tiare to mortal men as a gesture of peace. Because of its connection to the gods, Tahitian Gardenia was reserved for the elite, to be owned and harvested only by royalty. The queen of all Tahitian flowers, gardenia is exotic, complex, intense and richly floral.
Pikake--Princess Kaiulani loved Pikake so much that the Hawaiian name for the flower came from the princess’ favorite bird, the peacock. Pikake makes highly coveted leis and is also commonly used in wedding bouquets. The bright fragrance of Pikake, also known as tuberose, is one of Hawaii’s signature scents: complex, sweet, strong and floral.
Tropical Vanilla--Vanilla comes from a Vanilla Orchid , is a vine-like plant that grows up trees within 10-20 degrees of the equator. The Hawaiian Vanilla Company on the Big Island of Hawaii is the first commercial grower in the United States. The aroma of vanilla is warm, sensual, sweet with calming and uplifting effects.
Ingredient Spotlight: Sea Kelp is mineral and antioxidant rich so is known for helping to soften and hydrate dry skin. Sea Kelp helps skin retain moisture for longer, and also contains minerals that penetrate the skin and remove toxins, helping to prevent breakouts.
Ingredients: Organic Aloe Vera, Island Essence Proprietary Emollient Concentrate, Extracts of Organic Sage, Organic Rosemary, Papaya, Chamomile and Sea Kelp, Jojoba Oil, Lavender Oil, Sunflower Oil, Vitamins A, B5, C & E, Fragrance Oil and Essential Oil
Gift Wrapping Service: Stunning tropical gift wrap, ribbon, box and a card for a small additional fee. Find under the gifts tab to add to your cart.
Free Gift Message Option: On request, we are happy to include a free handwritten message on a gift tag--simply enter your message in the note section on checkout.
Sending to a Friend: We are happy to send any gift(s) directly to the recipient, but each gift needs to be a separate order so the correct shipping and shipping details are applied. There will be no pricing enclosed with the gift--just a packing slip (no prices). Mahalo for sharing the aloha!