Frequently Asked Questions

What kind of testing is done on your products?

It is a requirement for microbiological testing and certificates of analysis to be supplied by all of our suppliers for every batch of herbs. All of our products are created in government regulated ISO 22716 GMP certified labs in the UK. Test methods used are those specified by the European Pharmacopoeia.

Are your products free from all kinds of chemicals?

Yes. All our products have no silicones, no parabens, no sulphates, no mineral oil, no artificial colors and no petroleum. It is time to say Goodbye to harsh, synthetic beauty products, lifeless lotions, and masks made from waste machine oils.

I am looking for products to help with hair thinning and to repair dry damaged hair. Could you please recommend suitable products?

For extremely fine thinning hair with hair loss use our best selling 3-step transformative hair range. Use the Olio Divina Hair Oil once a week. Apply on dry hair and leave it on for a few hours or overnight if possible. Wash your hair with our SLS/SLES/Silicone free Shampoo & Conditioner.

I have normal/thick dry hair but I suffer from an itchy scalp and lots of hair loss as well. How can your products help?

Dry hair needs plenty of care and nourishment. The ideal solution is to loosen and relax the scalp so that blood circulation in the head is accelerated and the sebaceous glands are stimulated. Ayurvedic herbs like Amla with its antioxidant and collagen production properties strength hair roots, Arnica stimulate blood circulation and Aloe Vera is a perfect healing remedy for dry itchy scalp. Massage your hair with the Olio Regina Hair Oil once a week before shampoo and apply the Diamante Hair Mask once a week before shampoo and you will see a difference in your hair in 4-6 weeks. The Diamante Mask is formulated with Radish Seed Oil. Wheatgerm and Burdock Oil which have the proteins and vitamins to heal scalp irritation issues, dandruff, and itchy scalp. Our anti hair loss Olio Divina Shampoo & Conditioner is also something you need to include in your hair care routine.

I have curly hair which is very dry and lifeless. Which product would you recommend?

For curly hair which is dull and lifeless use the 100% natural Hair Nourishing Balm. Make sections of your hair and gently massage the hair balm from top to bottom. Leave it on for a few hours and then wash your hair with our SLS/SLES/Silicone free Shampoo & Conditioner

I have very fine flyaway hair with lots of hair loss. Can your products help?

For extremely fine hair with hair loss, use the Olio Divina Hair Oil once a week. Apply on dry hair and leave it on for a few hours or overnight if possible. Wash your hair with our SLS/SLES/Silicone free Shampoo & Conditioner. You should also use a protein treatment hair mask once in 2 weeks to strengthen your hair and get the shine and lustre to prevent flyaways. Apply the Hair Protein Treatment Mask to dry hair and leave it for a couple of hours or overnight.

What is the difference between Olio Divina and Olio Regina Hair Oil?

All our hair products are formulated with Ayurvedic herbs that promote growth and reduce hair loss. The difference is in the base oils used to make the blend and hence they smell and feel different.

The Olio Divina Hair Oil is very light weight oil is a perfect hair nourishing oil for anyone suffering from slow hair growth, hair fall or dry hair that needs some softness. If you have extremely fine/thin hair then this light weight oil is the best oil for your hair type. It has a magical spa-like smell of lavender & geranium.

The Olio Regina Hair Oil also helps repair dead skin cells on the scalp, promotes hair growth, are great conditioners and leaves your hair smooth and shiny. This is a perfect hair conditioning oil for people with dry scalp, dandruff or dull lifeless hair that needs some shine. If you have thick coarse hair then this is the best oil for your hair type. It has a very fresh lemony scent and has castor oil which is not recommended for use on fine/thin hair.

I have very dry hands and my feet are very cracked. How can your products help?

For extremely dry hands and cracked feet use our luxurious Cracked Skin Repair Balm every day. It is a soothing, repairing & moisturising balm highly effective for dry skin conditions. Massage a tiny amount in to your skin especially before going to bed. The Magic Citrino Body Oil and the Magic Opale Body Oil is also great heal dryness. Massage this oil all over your body after shower. Applying this oil on moist skin right after shower is the perfect time to ensure maximum absorption and best results.

I have dark spots and pigmentation marks on my face. What do you recommend?

For dark spots and pigmentation use the Glow Face Mask once or twice a week. Mix the dry powder Ayurvedic mask with honey and apply to your face. Leave it on for 30 minutes and wash with lukewarm water. Apply the Magic Citrino Body Oil to your face after you wash.

I need a solution for dry itchy skin. Please help?

Use the Herbal Bliss Body wash and Rosehip & Sandalwood Body Cream after shower everyday. The custom blend of herbal extracts will help heal the dryness and stop itchiness.

I am looking for a natural shampoo. What can you offer?

The Olio Divina Shampoo is a SLS/SLES/Silicon/Detergent/Fragrance FREE shampoo formulated with an enriching blend of soothing Ayurvedic botanicals and natural cleaners. Harnessing the power of clarifying Shikakai, infused with Cooling Fennel and Conditioning Arnica, our Olio Divina Hair Shampoo gently cleanses your scalp, whilst restoring glorious thickness and shine.

I suffer from hair loss. Can Ayurveda help in treating my hair loss problem?

Ayurveda believes that hair fall control is very much associated to the body type and also the stability of your mind-body structure. Ayurveda considers the hair as a byproduct for bone formation. The tissues which are responsible for formation of bones are also responsible for your hair growth. Hair fall is considered to be a problem of pitta dosha in Ayurveda and excess of Pitta dosha in the body is the chief cause of hair problems. Usually the Ayurvedic treatment for hair loss includes diet, meditation and yoga. There are also many herbs in Ayurveda that strengthen the hair roots, stimulate the circulation and promote a healthier scalp. Explore our entire Ayurveda inspired hair care range that can help you treat you hair loss problem.

I recently bought the Diamante hair mask. Can that be left in overnight? Can it also be used in tiny amounts to leave in after washing?

Yes. The Diamante Hair Mask is 99% natural and completely safe to be left overnight. It is a wash off mask so its not recommended to leave it in on after washing. You can however use on dry hair before wash or even after you shampoo if you are not used to using a conditioner. However if you always use a conditioner after shampoo, we recommend you to use the Diamante hair mask as a pre shampoo treatment mask on dry hair.

Are your products safe to use on children and/or during pregnancy.

Yes. All our products are natural and free from chemicals. They are made with a custom blend of botanical herbs, oils and natural preservatives. You can use them while pregnant and also on children.

Where are you products made?

All our products are made in ISO 22716 GMP certified labs in the UK. Most of the base oils and other ingredients are sourced from local UK suppliers. We are constantly looking for innovative and powerful botanical extracts for our formulations and source them from all over the world like US, Asia etc

My hair gets dry even a day after applying oil. So anything that might help with dryness on daily basis?

For extremely dry hair you should use the following routine. Massage the Diamante Hair Mask on your scalp and your dry hair a few hours before shampoo. Wash you our natural shampoo & conditioner. And while your hair is damp, spray a tiny amount of the Olio Elixir Glossy Leave in Serum and dry your hair. Follow this routine regularly and you will start seeing a difference in the texture of your hair in a few weeks.

What do you recommend to use after blow drying the hair (to fix split ends and frizz)?

You need the Olio Elixir Leave in Glossy Serum. Its organic, light weight and has a wonderful aroma of lavender that will control your frizz, add shine and improve the health of your hair.

I suffer from extremely dry hands and feet. How can your products help?

You need our Dry Skin Ayurvedic Repair Balm. It is a luxurious dry skin treatment balm enriched with Cocoa Butter, Shea Butter, Sesame Seed, Cedar Wood & Lemon Peel Oils to help you bind and repair dry cracked skin on your hands, feet, body and even your face. Its 100% natural and safe to use on kids and adults.

How long will it take to see results?

All our products are natural and transformative however we do not use any silicones or alternative or silicones that coat the hair thereby showing results after one use. Silicone based products give you immediate shine however they do not do anything to improve the condition and health of your hair and in the long run can also cause damage to your hair. Natural plant based products work slowly to transform the condition of your hair. Hence be patient and with consistent use you will start seeing a big change in the texture and thickness of your hair.