Sublime hydration for stronger, deeply soothed skin.




A micro-cloud of moisture

At once lightweight and deeply replenishing, this micro-cloud of moisture prevents trans-epidermal water loss and oxidative stress to restore stronger, brighter, visibly quenched, soothed and radiant skin.

The Royal Revival Serum will diminish the look of fine lines and wrinkles and instantly plump your skin upon application, while delivering results in the long-term.

Declared a Royal Tree in 1792, Indian sandalwood’s barrier-building benefits are boosted by its regal consort of Frankincense, the resin of Kings, and antioxidant powerhouse Queen’s Garnet.

Multiple Sources of Vitamin C, together with Hyaluronic Acid, Niacinamide, and resilient Australian botanicals including Tasmanian Kelp, Snake Vine and Blue Cypress all work together to feed your skin the foundational elements of what it needs to be its most buoyant incarnation.

how to apply

Apply on clean, slightly damp skin in the evening and the morning as needed. Follow with Heartwood Royal Oil or your favourite face oil/moisturiser/SPF/makeup.  

The Royal Revival Indian Sandalwood Hydration Serum is fast absorbing and effective for use at night and light enough to use during the day, synergising seamlessly with your skincare regime.



Written into some of the world’s oldest beauty books for its ability to brighten, tighten, cool, protect and calm the skin, modern science is now validating what the ancients knew long before us about the power of Indian sandalwood:

Hydrating: Proven to relieve dehydrated skin and treat dry skin conditions such as eczema, to restore moisture and radiance

Anti-inflammatory: Proven to cool, soothe, and soften the skin, bringing down redness and irritation, and clinically proven to alleviate symptoms of rosacea and eczema

Anti-oxidative: Proven to out-perform Vitamin-E’s antioxidative potency, repelling free-radicals to prevent signs of premature ageing

Anti-proliferative: Proven to stimulate cell-cycle arrest, encouraging the regeneration of healthy skin cells, resulting in more balanced, younger looking skin

Anti-tyrosinase: Proven to lighten and brighten the skin by inhibiting the over-production of melanin

Anti-septic: Proven to defend against bacteria, sandalwood helps to reduce and prevent acne, enlarged pores and congestion

Astringent: Proven to tighten the look of pores and fine lines


The Queens Garnet plum contains a potent antioxidant called anthocyanin. Considered a flavonoid and part of the phenol group, anthocyanin not only helps to increase collagen protein synthesis to repair damaged skin, its anti-microbial properties help to treat and prevent breakouts.  


Known as ‘The Resin of Kings’, Frankincense helps to boost skin cell renewal and deliver naturally youthful radiance, boosting microcirculation and decreasing red and dark circle pigmentation.  A naturally potent remedy for scarring and inflammation, Frankincense is known for its ability to improve scars and stretch marks by encouraging moisture retention in the skin.

Snake Vine

Snake Vine’s rich composition of phytophenolic compounds makes it a skincare all-rounder, known to strengthen, protect and improve the skin’s natural healing potential. Sourced from coastal regions of Eastern Australia, its antioxidative and anti-inflammatory properties make it appropriate for dry, sensitive and irritated skin.


Niacinamide works by enhancing the function of the skin lipid barrier, helping to lock in moisture and keep pollutants and other potential irritants out. A multifaceted active, Niacinamide helps to keep skin firm, healthy, and hydrated, reducing the appearance of texture and wrinkles.

Hyaluronic acid

An anti-aging powerhouse active, Hyaluronic Acid keeps the skin well-hydrated by reducing the rate at which water leaves the skin, helping to increase skin elasticity and reduce the appearance of wrinkles.

Tasmanian Kelp

Rich in antioxidant Vitamins A, B, C & E, Calcium, Zinc, Iron, Niacin & an abundance of amino acids, Tasmanian Kelp’s abundance of vitamins and minerals make it an effective agent for protecting against moisture loss, whilst brightening and balancing skin tone.

Blue Cypress

Primarily an antiseptic and astringent ingredient, Blue Cypress helps to tone, tighten and decongest the skin whilst its anti-inflammatory properties help to calm redness and irritation.

Aloe Vera 

Aloe vera is known for its anti-inflammatory properties and its cooling sensation that help to soothe and calm irritated skin. Its moisturising effect helps to hydrate and nourish the skin, making it beneficial for dry or sensitive skin types. Its antimicrobial properties aid wound healing and help to prevent infections.  

Kakadu Plum

Kakadu Plum is well-known for its abundance of vitamin C, which brightens the skin and promotes collagen synthesis. The plum's antioxidants protect against free radical damage, helping to slow the aging process. Its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties contribute to clearer and calmer skin. Kakadu plum is also known for its hydrating effects, making it a valuable ingredient for maintaining skin moisture and promoting a healthy complexion.

Desert Lime

The antioxidants in Desert Lime protect against free radicals, and premature ageing whilst its natural astringent properties help tighten pores and balance oil production. Additionally, Desert Lime contributes to skin hydration, supporting overall skin health and radiance.


Quandong is clinically proven to significantly increase skin hydration by reducing trans-epidermal water loss and increasing barrier function. Naturally astringent, moisturising and rich in antioxidants including Vitamin C, Quandong helps to promote collagen synthesis and skin elasticity, brightening, tightening and hydrating the skin.