Boswellia Oil

Boswellia is a plant that produces Indian frankincense, known in Sanskrit as “shallaki” and in Latin as Olibanum Indicum. Boswellia extracts influence skin-aging processes positively: dysfunctions in the skin barrier are repaired, inflammatory processes and collagen damages are reduced, and heat shock proteins and anti-microbial peptides are stimulated as protective factors. At ila, we use a unique blend of 3 different types of Boswellia extracts, taken from the resin of the Frankincense trees from three different regions – India (Boswellia Serrata), Africa – Somalia/Ethiopia (Boswellia Papyrifera) and Middle East –... Read More


Life in the Fast Lane by Ginnie Chadwyck-Healey

Drive-Thru’s, Priority Boarding, Next Day Delivery, Fast-Track access… sense a theme. Fast fast fast pace has become the new norm. We expect delivery of goods tomorrow, we want a reply to our email within minutes, we want the designer dress that we ordered at breakfast sent to our front door within 90 minutes, so that we can wear it that evening. Brands pride themselves on the ability to blow us away with their levels of service, be it delivering a take-away or a new cocktail dress or a book we... Read More

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At Home with ila: Immune Boost

We know that at the moment you cannot visit a spa or have your favourite relaxing treatment and that it is not easy to look after yourself the way we are used to, with so many places being closed. However, now more than ever, it is so important that we take care of ourselves and look after our wellbeing. So we are bringing the spa to you! We have been carefully curating both Recovery and Care packages that will support and nurture the emotional and physical effects that our bodies and minds... Read More

ila Lifestyle: Home Collection

Ila is not just about skincare. Its about a lifestyle. One based on self-care and deep nurture. Yes, this can be offered through our organic and natural skincare products but we also offer a range of effective accessories for your home. And as we know, home is where the heart is. Clear and make fresh your space, create a peaceful vibration, soothe the atmosphere and you are more likely to feel centred and calm. And isn’t that what home should be about? A feeling of safety and recovery. One of our star... Read More


Autumn Glow

Keep skin healthy and radiant with our Glowing Radiance collection. As we say goodbye to summer and transition into the cooler season of Fall, there’s changes within and around us that impact our body inside and out. There’s less humidity in the air so it feels cooler and drier. The temperature drops, the days grow shorter, and it can get windy outside! Autumn is that in-between season where one may not be quite sure what to wear (is it a summer dress or a warm jumper today – or both)? And the... Read More

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Rose Damascena: The Queen of Feminine Oils

“Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.” Kahlil Gibran Reading this you may think, “that’s all very well but how can a light in my heart help my wrinkles and skin tone?”. I certainly wondered that – until my studies of yogic sciences and yogic healing helped me to realise the profound truth in Gibran’s statement. Here at ila, we are all about ‘Redefining Beauty’ (it is now our tagline), because we believe that what we put on our skin profoundly affects our entire being.... Read More

Gold Cellular Collection

Our Gold Cellular Age-Restore collection is especially designed for maturing skins in need of extra TLC (as well as being beneficail for irritated or rosacea types). It contains a blend of the world’s most undiscovered, potent and powerful anti-aging organic skincare ingredients, all proven to heal and protect from the many natural signs of ageing. Most pertinent of all is the fact that this collection harness the remedial qualities of three types of naturally occurring gold and the rarest of Frankincense from the Gardens of Ethiopia. It is well documented that over 5,000 years... Read More