Special Ingredients for Natural Skin Care


Antique Apothecary offers you Organic Natural Cosmetic Ingredients to add and personalised your homemade skincare products. Start making your creams, gels, balms, hair care, lotions and … let your creativity run wild!

HERBAL EXTRACTS All-Natural and Organic

Discover the best of Nature with Antique Apothecary Active Natural Extracts, based on whole plants, fruits, algae or beehives to enrich your homemade skin care.

High quality plant elixirs, Antique Apothecary Natural Extracts, very rich in active ingredients, concentrate all the benefits of plants, to successfully handcraft your personalised skincare. Easy to use, in a practical small glass bottle, to adapt cosmetic bases to your skin and hair.

Our Natural Plant, Fruits and Flower Extracts transform your powerful and effective skin care products in amazing Beauty Treatments with antioxidant properties, for Facial Rejuvenation, Youthful Suppleness and Total Wellness.

Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) root extract: It has anti-ageing and antioxidant properties and helps moisturise, calm and protect the skin from environmental stress help cleanse dirt and impurities, which can help prevent clogged pores.

Borage (Borago officinalis) flower and plant extract: Anti-inflammatory, effectively repair severely dry skin, smoothing, softening, healing properties.

Golden Glow Calendula (Calendula officinalis) flowers extract: It provides antioxidant protection to the skin, reducing the appearance of lines, wrinkles, age spots and even the visibility of scars. Enriched with scrumptious pineapple pieces, anti-aging ginger, anti-inflammatory turmeric and rich in vitamin C dried carrots.

Cucumber Extract (Cucumis sativa) fruit extract: Fresh, whole organic cucumbers are extracted. This unique extraction process is qualified by the Soil Association and it results in a sparkling, clear extract, which is not as sticky as purely glycerine extracts. It is sterilised by filtration so no preservative is necessary to keep the extract. The extract has a nice, subtle cucumber smell.

Dragon fruit (Hylocereus undatus) extract: Fights signs of ageing, Treats acne, Soothes sunburned skin, Promotes healthy skin, Moisturises dry skin.

Ginkgo biloba leaf extract: It is powerful antioxidant that protects skin from the harmful effects of free radicals that accelerate ageing. It helps preserve the healthy, firm and supple condition of the skin.

Goji berry (Lycium barbarum) fruit extract: Rich in vitamin C and vitamin E, it is an excellent antioxidant, which helps rejuvenate skin and mitigate the ageing process and its impact on the skin.

Grapeseed Extract (Vitis vinifera) powdered seed extract: Grapeseed extract is made from the ground seeds of red wine grapes. Grapeseed extract contains antioxidants that protect cells from damage and may help prevent many diseases. Grapeseed extract is considered to be one of the most effective natural skin care ingredients available. It provides a broad spectrum of benefits to human skin and to the internal systems as well. Grapeseed extract is now accepted as a compound which protects, heals and beautifies skin.

Goldenseal (Hydrastis canadensis) root extract: It has anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, anti-fungal and immune-boosting properties. Thanks to its antimicrobial and antioxidant properties, goldenseal may be effective against acne, eczema, dry skin and psoriasis.

Gotu kola (Centella asiatica) leaf extract: Anti-Ageing, soothing, skin restructuring.

Green tea (Camellia sinensis) leaf extract: Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, astringent.

Helichrysum (Helichrysum italicum) flower extract: It has anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antimicrobial, antifungal and antibacterial properties and is used in skin irritations, as it is a great anti-inflammatory and antibacterial skin aid.

Hibiscus (Rosa sinensis) flower extract: Antioxidant, astringent, inhibit elastine degradation. Enriched with Strawberry leaves (that have strong astringent, anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant properties, treating burns, protecting skin from UV rays and delaying ageing) and Passion fruit (great for keeping the skin looking firm and youthful by reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and keeps the skin smooth and plump) we have the “Three Musketeers” of active botanical ingredients that fight to keep skin healthy and vibrant. Hibiscus flower extract moisturises, without clogging pores, soothes, calms and cleanses the skin, helping to get rid of dead skin cells and working as a toner to soothe irritated skin.

Horsetail (Equisetum arvense) leaf extract: Antioxidant, anti-ageing, antimicrobial, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory.

Liquorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra) root extract: It is powerful antioxidant with anti-ageing and skin-soothing properties that combats hyperpigmentation and helps diminish the appearance of dark under-eye circles.

Oats (Avena sativa) kernel extract: It has healing, moisturising and anti-oxidant properties and helps protect the skin against environmental pollution, UV rays and chemicals. Oat helps reduce itching and inflammation and can be used to calm eczema and heal psoriasis. It is also effective in soothing sunburn.

Saffron (Crocus sativus) flower extract: It is a super powerful antioxidant for all ages and for all types of skin. It protects skin against pollution; it increases skin's brightness, donating glowing skin; it reduces lines and wrinkles, by lifting, firming and hydrating skin's tone and texture; it boosts skin's defences.

Sage (Salvia sclarea) whole plant extract: It helps to purify skin, especially dry and irritated skin.

Two Roses flower extract: Antioxidant, Astringent, Moisturising, Anti-inflammatory Extract

Wild Thyme (Thymus serpyllum) whole plant extract protects the skin from harmful bacteria and fungal infections; it heals sores, wounds, cuts and scars; it relieves burns and generally it promotes naturally healthy skin. We are proud for our wild thyme products, as we have hand-picked the thyme from the island of Sifnos in Greece, dried and ready to use in our tincture and extract. Limited availability.

White willow (Salix alba) bark extract: It has astringent, anti-inflammatory and soothing properties and it helps to fight acne naturally. It also helps to exfoliate the skin, donating fresh, bright and radiant skin.


The best of Nature with our active Herbal Tinctures, based on plants, fruits and marine plants to take care of your skin. Visit our page of 100% Pure and Natural Finest Cosmetic Tinctures for Clear, Healthy, Wrinkle-free and Radiant Skin.


Resulting from the maceration of organic plants and flowers in vegetable oil, our infused oils are fresh, pure and 100% natural, without additives or preservatives. Visit our page of very high quality macerated oils that offer you the best of nature for your care.

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