Aurora expands gift offerings

Need a thank you gift for your wedding party? From lotions to body wash, deodorant to body oil,  the natural skin care products below are a great option. And, yes, they're all available at Aurora Provisions.

Here's a look at five of our favorites.

1. Get Happy Body Wash by Plant Apothecary: This organic bodywash is filled with organic essential oils geranium and peppermint, both known for uplifting and mood-boosting properties. The product description describes the consistency as a "honeylike gel", made of only eight ingredients, the Get Happy wash is free of any and all harsh and mysterious chemicals. This formula was also created to be gentle on sensitive skin, and comes in four other scents.

Be Well, which is a non-scented wash used to boost your immune system, Wake Up is lightly scented with organic essential oils of rosemary and lemongrass, which help stimulate and revive the mind and body, Get It On is made with organic essential oils of sandalwood, ginger and cedar, perfect for a long shower or bath, and last but not least, Calm Down is enriched with essential oils of ginger and lavender, known to help calm and quiet an overstressed mind. We sell all of these scents in store at Aurora Provisions!

2. Fig+Yarrow Hand+Body Wash: This hand and body, created by Fig+Yarrow, a small-batch, handcrafted, artisan line of health and vanity products, is designed to purify and balance you body and hands, without stripping. It is gentle, even on the most sensitive skin, and fine to be used frequently. This wash comes in four variations, Rosewood and Vetiver, Lemongrass and Geranium, Lavender and Thyme and Juniper and Sage; all of which are available at Aurora.

Rosewood and Vetiver is said to be "a richly lathering wash with nuances of sweet woods and primordial soil", while Lemongrass and Geranium is "a deliciously mood-enhancing, bright and antimicrobial wash with skin-firming benefits". Juniper and sage is a "fresh, woody and balsamic wash for your body, mind and spirit cleansing ritual" and our favorite, Lavender and Thyme, is a "sweetly herbaceous and naturally disinfecting wash for near godly cleanliness". 

3. (MALIN+GOTEZ) Eucalyptus Deodorant: This product has gotten amazing reviews online, and happens to be one of MALIN+GOTEZ best selling products. This odor-neutralizing, natural, refreshing, eucalyptus deodorant is great for all skin types, including those who are quite sensitive. This product was created to absorb without residue or any such irritation and includes a natural fragrance and color. Finally, an all natural deodorant that actually works!

4. Weleda Skin Food: Believe it or not, this wondrous product can be used from head to toe! Skin Food is a savior for any type of dry, rough, or cracked skin. From your face, to elbows, to the heels of your feet, it will work to hydrate and moisturized even the toughest dry skin. This product is made with extracts of viola tricolor, calendula and chamomile, oils and beeswax, all of which will smooth and sooth your skin. 

5. Smoke Artisan Perfume Co. Botanical Infused Body Oil: Rose is a magical scent that helps with lifting depression and is known to bring about a sense of joy and balance to ones life. This body oil is made with organic rose petals infused with sesame and safflower oils. This oil aids in decreasing acne, locking in moisture, fighting inflammation and fading scars. It's gentle to sensitive skin, and is fine to be used on the body and face.