MyHavtorn of Sweden
Welcome to our world
This is MyHavtorn of Sweden a family- owned company making organic skincare products from the medicinal oils extracted from the amazing berries of the Sea Buckthorn plant. For generations the Johansson family have harvested fruits in the Bollebygd Valley. This scenic and mineral water rich valley is where our orchard of sea buckthorn trees, the source of our skincare products is located.
We look for the best from nature
For us skin care can be a pleasure for both body and soul. Our products are developed with a passion for the natural healing found in our environment. The positive influences that sea buckthorn has on the human body has long been known. In our products we use natural sea buckthorn oils, cold pressed oils from both its seeds and pulp. We are always looking for the best from the nature. We blend the sea buckthorn oil with a carefully chosen range of other natural oils such as argan oil, avocado oil, and safflower oil. We believe that our passion and ambition will change your perception of skin care. Welcome to our world of natural sea buckthorn products. Treat your body to the amazing berry!
Hippophaë rhamnoides, sea buckthorn
This plant was once believed to be food for the legendary Pegasas, hence it’s botanical name “hippohae”or shiny horse. The sea buckthorn plant is an important natural resourse. Trees produce small flowers and beautiful red-orange berries the size of a pea. The berries are well- known for their high content of antioxidants and nourishing oils such as omega 3,6,7,9 as well as vitimin C. Their oil is moisturizing, enabling the skin’s regeneration and ability to heal itself.
From the West Coast of Sweden to the Himalayan mountain slopes
Since the ice age have sea buckthorn trees have grown in Sweden. For centuries the plant has been used by the Chinese to treat various ailments. In Asia, sea buckthorn trees are common and grow wild along the Himalayan mountain slopes. In Sweden you find sea buckthorn trees along the coastal strips belts from north to south. The trees are spiny with beautiful red-orange berries. A full grown sea buckthorn three can grow to over five feet and can provide up to 15 liters of berries. The hard thorns and frail berries require very careful crop management, it takes about one hour to pick 2 pints of berries.