For more than 20 years,ERBE has been a Phyto-therapeutic brand that specializes in active botanical ingredients,offering a contemporary interpretation of herbal formulations,treatments and practices of the authentic Italian beauty culture.Our line was originally available only custom-made in local pharmacies and herb shops in Italy,where every product was conceived and formulated to promote healing and enhance beauty,ERBE products are powerful, effective and yet gentle,pleasant and safe to use
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Customized botanical treatments for each particular skin condition
A Calendula field in Tuscany
what we commonly call “Erboristeria”is a sort of herbal pharmacy where our
pharmacists, historically named aromatists, work on, study and practice ancient
healing formulations based on the use of the natural herbs, to provide people
affected by particular healthy problems with a customized cure.
pharmacists were strong believers of the effectiveness of the monks herbal
knowledge,which the natural healing remedies they adopted and studied
were based on.
A lot of
Italians still rely on suggestions by their family pharmacist to obtain
botanical remedies healing the skin,as for example the following ones;
essential oil ;it
soothes and calms irritation, relieves allergic reactions. Chamomile is
anti-inflammatory, treats capillary fragility, and helps calm eczema and
allergic conditions.It also helps to heal rosacea.
broom and Licorice;they
have a gentle anti-redness and anti-inflammatory action that reduces redness
and improves the tone of uneven blotchy skin.Butcher’s broom is
vasoconstrictor, improves circulation and reduce redness. Licorice;
treats acne, calms allergic skin and improves condition of fragile capillaries.
and Horse chestnut
stimulate and improve circulation with a special tonic effect on the
capillaries, gradually helping to strengthen and minimize visible ones.Hawthorn;
lightly astringent with tonic and healing effects especially for capillaries.Horsechestnut;
healing, improves circulation, refreshes.
emollient and highly nourishing traditionally used to prevent signs of aging
Karite’; a natural emollient, anti
wrinkle, protective, and nourishing.
Lavender is known for its protective and healing
properties, St. John's Wort is ideal for calming the skin after sun
exposure or sunburn. The scent of Italian-grown Lavender Agustifolia is
woodsy and floral, agreeable to both men and women.A Lavender, St. John's Wort and Wheat Germ Oil Body Lotion
is ideal to soothe and hydrate dry, sensitive and irritated skin, to prevent
dehydration and restores skin's tone and softness.
A botanical garden close to Rome.
past Italian alchemist and herbalist were used to using Calendula to
heal scares. This flower indeed is able to accelerate the natural healing process of scars and stimulate skin
tissue granulation when burns, abrasions and small plagues occur. Calendula
optimizes also skin blood circulation by promoting an antibacterial activity.
age lines and reduce eye swelling.
Blue Chamomile essential oil which
soothes and calms irritation, relieves allergic reactions
known for its antidiarrhoeal, purification, tonic and energizing properties.
For topical use this plant is appreciated for its antiseptic, astringent and
healing action. Rose again contains vitamin A, B, C, E, K, PP, tannins and
pectin which are used for their astringent, healing and toning properties.
& Almond Oil;
Rosemary has been traditionally used to stimulate oily and dull skin, refines
the skin texture, reduces and purifies clogged pores, antiseptic quality helps
the healing process of skin eruption caused by acne.
& Sweet Almond Oil; for the face, light and soothing oil, recommended to heal dry and
sensitive skin.Anti-inflammatory,treats capillary fragility, helps calm eczema
and allergic conditions. Reduce redness and evens the tone and color of the
& Sweet Almond oil; Lavender (from Latin-lavare-to wash) is always been associated with
cleaning and purification. Balances the natural ph of the skin, normalizes
sensitive skin with blemishes. Mildly antiseptic helps prevent bacteria that
cause acne and irritation, helps heal scars due to acne, and prevents
organically grown in the south of Italy, have been traditionally used in
medicine to provide antioxidants and free radical protection able to increase
the skin's natural defense and to prevent cellular damaging.Oranges also have an important cell regeneration capacity
with mild astringent effects that refines the skin texture.
-Lemon-a natural purifier, anti-oxidant
astringent and tonic, balances the natural ph of the skin.
The information provided on this site is for education purposes only and is not intended to assess, diagnose or prescribed for any medical condition. Always seek the counsel of a qualified health care practitioner for concerns.
A lavender field in Tuscany
OUR SKIN CARE LINE-
Our Erbe skin
care line is the perfect synthesis of the ancient knowledge of the Italian
beauty culture formulations with modern technology, bringing the art of herbal
alchemy into the 21th century and combining nature with science to put you on
the healing track that treats your particular skin condition.
recognized as the only brand reflecting the values of the Authentic Italian
grown by word of mouth. Its first fans were advocates of natural beauty
solutions and later the lovers of
sensuous products. The passion of our customers attracted the attention of
Beauty Editors and their enthusiasm forERBEfanned
interest in the products
comprehensive knowledge is combined with an abiding respect for nature.We have a deep and comprehensive
knowledge of the organic processes and plant transformation. Our products are
the result of expertise and
experience, not faith or trends.
control every aspect of our resourcing and production.We do not simply acquire commodity
materials, nor do we hand responsibility for their transformation to a
manufacturer. We are deeply involved in every aspect of resourcing and
packaging. We not only know which herbs are used, but often the region and even
the fields where they were grown and harvested.
organic botanicals are of indisputable origin.ERBE products are effective, gentle,
pleasant and safe to use. Every item is conceived and formulated to promote
healing and enhance beauty, while creating an agreeable feeling of well being.
products: truth in beauty.ERBE
specializes in active principles of botanical blends, based on coldpressed
sweet almond oil, evening primrose, wheat germ oil, jojoba, karite' and St.
Johns' Wort. They incorporate extracts of calendula, burdock yarrow, mallow
etc. and pure essential oils of chamomile, rosemary, lavender, rose, neroli,
bergamot, orange and more. ERBE products are completely free of mineral oils,
animal substances, synthetic fragrances, wax, colorants or dyes. Nothing is
tested on animals.
have the ability to tenfold production and maintain our quality integrity.
product line consists of:
Care Products: cleansers,
moisturizers, distilled floral waters, eye contour creams, facial masks, face oils, serums,
and solar products.
& Bath Products:
body lotions, hand creams, bath & showers gels, vegetable soaps, body oils,
Care Products: shampoos,
hair conditioners, hair oils.
de Perfume: a
collection of 11 fragrances; 9 single note perfumes and 2 blends of woodsy and
floral notes. New combination fragrances are planned for the future. For women
is designed for all skin typesOur multi-use curative formulations
target specific problems, and perform many important functions:
essential nutrients and emollients
the skin to retain moisture and heal itself
8 Delay aging
processes and improve the elasticity
unevenly textured skin
capillary fragility and reduce redness
8 Heal and
prevent the appearance of acne
liquids and toxins from the skin
of our best selling products:our Chamomile Eye Contour Cream is an
ideal day and night treatment that can be used as a make-up base. Chamomile
Cleansing Milk: protective and emollient ideal even for the most sensitive
skin.ERBE’s Mallow Protective Moisturizer, made with
clove, carrot, evening primrose, jojoba, yarrow and lavender, is a protective
day cream for all skin types that improves elasticity and targets irregular
pigmentation to leave skin evenly toned. Rich in nutrients, anti-oxidants, and
vitamins, the popular Royal Jelly Nutrient Moisturizer contains evening
primrose, hops, calendula,chamomile and wheat germ oil to restore dehydrated
skin. Rosemary & Propolis Moisturizer that gently purifies the skin without
information please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org,we are always very
excited to start new collaborations with people willing to carry our line at