Aloe vera comes from tropical Africa. It looks like a cactus, but botanists consider it a member of the desert lily family. It has been used to treat skin problems for over 3,000 years. Even Cleopatra used an aloe paste for skin care and beauty treatment. Find out more about Aloe Vera here.
The argan tree is one of the oldest trees in the world. Around 65 million years ago, it covered vast areas of North Africa and South Europe. Today it only grows in southwestern Morocco. Find out more about Argan Oil here.
In the Middle Ages, it was indispensable in every monastery garden – and still today, chamomile is one of the most popular herbs for health and beauty. A chamomile tea can relax you and help with anxiety and stress. Organic chamomile can be found in NIVEA’s Pure and Natural range of face care products for dry and sensitive skin. Find out more about Chamomile here.
Jojoba oil is extracted from the seeds of an evergreen shrub which thrives in the North American Sonoran Desert. When prepared gently, organic jojoba oil enriches products such as NIVEA Soft Intensive Moisturising Cream for dry skin.