Our Ingredients

Aloe Vera Gel, Organic
Moisturizes and hydrates the skin, improves collagen and elasticity, softens and smoothes, prevents the formation of “dark spots,” speeds healing, reduces inflammation and speeds breakdown of damaged tissue, and a natural antiseptic.

Apricot Kernel Oil
This oil is pressed from seeds of the apricot tree.  It is high in vitamins A, B, and E and is quickly absorbed.  It nourishes and protects skin, calms and sooths irritated skin, and is well tolerated by all skin types.

Beeswax
A natural anti-inflammatory that soothes irritated and itchy skin.  Conditions, protects, and inhibits the growth of bacteria and fungus making it perfect for diaper rash and other bacterial or fungal skin conditions.  It’s also a good source of vitamin A, which aides in cell regeneration.

Brown Sugar, Organic
Less abrasive than regular sugar or salt scrubs.  Brown sugar is rich in glycolic acid, an alpha-hydroxy acid that conditions, moisturizes, and protects the skin from toxins.  Also naturally cleanses and helps prevent acne.

Capricylic Capric Triglycerides
Specialized fraction of coconut/palm oil fatty acids.  Provides a light, silky feel to skin products.  Good for sensitive and oily skin.  Nurturing anti-oxidants.

Castile Soap, Liquid, Organic
Made from organic vegetable oils (sunflower, coconut, glycerin, palm kernel, palm) and potassium citrate.  Certified by the Soil Association, ECOCERT, and USDA NOP.  Gentle enough for baby skin and wonderful for skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis.

Cetearyl Alcohol
Mixture of naturally occurring fatty alcohols that keeps oil and water from separating.  See NatureMulse.

Cetyl Esters
Thickener produced from coconut.  It is a more friendly alternative to spermaceti wax – a liquid harvested from whales.

Chamomile Tea, Organic
Anti-inflammatory.  Sooths insect bites, chicken pox, wounds, burns, bruises, sunburns, rashes, and itchy or inflamed skin.  Eases discomfort of eczema, psoriasis, diaper rash, and other skin irritations.  Research has shown chamomile to be more effective at relieving itch and healing lesions than hydrocortisone as well.

Cinnamon Essential Oil
Plumps the skin, thereby reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It improves elasticity and is often used to treat skin conditions like eczema and acne.

Cocoa Butter (refined & unrefined)
Both versions of cocoa butter are high in antioxidants, which fight off free radicals, reduces stretch marks, hydrates deeply, and has been known to help with eczema and dermatitis.  Unrefined cocoa butter is simply in its raw form.  It’s a creamy yellow color and smells strongly of cocoa.  The refined version has the same skin benefits, but is white in color with no cocoa fragrance.

Coconut oil, organic, virgin
Coconut oil has many skin benefits. It moisturizes and nourishes, has antiseptic and antimicrobial properties, is used as a natural acne treatment, and smoothes away wrinkles. It also strengthens underlying tissue and removes excess dead cells.

Cupuacu Butter
Benefits dry, damaged skin, combats free radicals, and protects and moisturizes.  Heals, restructures, and improves elasticity.  It also absorbs many UVA/UVB rays.

Decyl Glucoside
Produced from the reaction of glucose from corn starch and fatty acids from coconut.  See polyglucose/lactylate blend.

Fruit Blossom Essential Oil Blend
Moroccan chamomile, bee balm, geranium, palmarosa, lavender, ylang ylang, Cape chamomile, Roman chamomile, rose, white lotus, vanilla, beeswax absolute, honey, coriander seed.  Protective, calming and moisturizing.

Gluconolactone & Sodium Benzoate (GSB)
Accepted by ECOCERT as a preservative in certified organic cosmetics.  Derived from corn and benzoic acid from styrax shrubs.

Glyceryl Monocaprylate
Natural preservative derived from the fatty acids extracted from coconut/palm oils.  See VegeCide.

Glyceryl Monoundecylenate
Natural preservative derived from the fatty acids extracted from castor oil (from the castor plant).  See VegeCide.

Glyceryl Stearate
Produced from glucose and stearic acid.  Stearic acid is most commonly derived from palm kernel, soy, or vegetable oils.  See NatureMulse.

Goat Milk Powder
100% natural with no fillers, dyes, or preservatives.  One of the best single sources for vitamins, minerals, readily available proteins, and natural skin rejuvenators.  Natural cleansing properties.

Grapeseed Oil
Treats acne, tightens skin, relieves dark under-eye circles, moisturizes, alleviates fine lines and wrinkles and improves elasticity.

Jasmine Essential Oil
The scent of jasmine has been known to lift mood, build confidence, and has been used as an aphrodisiac.  It cleans the skin of impurities, balances oily and sensitive skin, and reduces scarring and stretch marks.

Kokum Butter
From India, one of the most balanced butters.  It nurtures damaged skin, soothes inflamed skin, and makes skin feel more supple.

Lavender Essential Oil
Nurturing, healing, soothing, and relaxing.  Lavender inhibits bacteria that causes many skin infections.  Since it is an antiseptic and antiviral, it can also be used to treat acne, psoriasis, cuts, scrapes, burns and sunburns.  Can also prevent scarring.

Macadamia Nut Oil
Moisturizes and restructures mature skin.  High in anti-oxidants.

Meadowfoam Seed Oil
Anti-oxidant oil that locks in skin’s moisture, prevents dryness, and softens. Reduces fine lines and provides some natural sun protection.

NatureMulse
Moisturizer (glyceryl stearate, cetearyl alcohol, and sodium stearoyl lactylate). ECOCERT certified.

Oat Flour
Fights dull, flaky skin and has natural cleansing properties.  Oats contain polysaccharides that provide the skin with a protective barrier, and beta-glucan that moisturizes deep in the skin.  Oats calm inflamed skin conditions like itchiness, rashes, scales, peeling, etc.  They also improve collagen deposition and activate the skin’s immune cells.

Olive Oil, Organic
Olive oil is gentle, non-irritating, and contains vitamins A and E and hydroxytyrosol.  Hydroxytyrosol is a rare but powerful antioxidant that prevents free radical damage and is useful for preventing wrinkles and aging skin.  It deeply penetrates the skin, making it an excellent moisturizer and brightens skin.  It is also an anti-inflammatory and safe to use on the face because it does not clog pores.  It also removes dead skin cells, which makes it great for exfoliation.

Orange Essential Oil
Orange essential oil is an anti-inflammatory. It stimulates blood circulation, inhibits microbial growth, increases collagen production, sooths dry and irritated skin, and is often used for acne treatments. The scent lifts the mood and is sometimes used as an anti-depressant.

 

Patchouli Essential Oil
Patchouli is regenerative, rejuvenating and stimulates the formation of new skin cells. It fights infection, helps to prevent scarring, and is sometimes used to treat fungal infections. Patchouli is especially helpful with acne, excema, weeping sores, ulcers, and slow healing wounds. Patchouli is also known to be grounding, emotionally balancing, energizing, and has been used to relieve depression and anxiety.

Polyglucose/Lactylate Blend
Naturally derived moisturizer and cleanser (decyl glucoside and sodium lauroyl lactylate).   ECOCERT certified.

ProVitamin B-5 (pantothenic acid)
Anti-inflammatory and redness reducer.

Roman Chamomile Hydrosol
Steam distilled from Roman chamomile flower, this hydrosol is soothing to the skin and has anti-inflammatory properties.  Chamomile is also known to relax the mind and ease anxiety.  Hydrosols are similar to essential oils with many of the same benefits, except far less concentrated.

Rose Hydrosol
Steam distilled from rose flower, this hydrosol very nurturing and suitable for all skin types.  Rose hydrosols and essential oils are also used for emotional stability and act as an aphrodisiac.  Hydrosols are similar to essential oils with many of the same benefits, except far less concentrated.

Rosemary Extract
Improves circulation and protects against free radical damage.

Rosewood Essential Oil
Steam distilled from the wood of the Brazilian rosewood tree.  Rosewood has been known to reduce acne, relieve dry skin, and promote generation of new skin cells.  It can also fade scars.

Seabuckthorn Berry Extract
Repairs skin and provides natural sun protection.

Silk Protein
Natural lipids from palm oil combined with amino acids (non-animal sources).  Protects, conditions, and repairs skin,  and aids in moisture retention.

Sodium Lauroyl Lactylate
Type of salt formed from lauric acid.  Lauric acid is found in coconut oil, laurel oil, cow’s milk, and goat’s milk.  See polyglucose/lactylate blend.

Stearoyl Lactylate
Produced from biorenewable raw materials.  Keeps oils and water from separating. See NatureMulse.

Tamanu Nut Oil
Healing and nourishing for inflamed skin, speeds new cell growth, and prevents ingrown hairs and spotting.

VegeCide
100% vegetable derived natural preservative.  Contains no petro chemicals, and is created from high-purity renewable resources (fatty acids extracted from coconut/palm oils and castor oils).

VegeMink
Blend of macadamia nut oil, tamanu nut oil, olive oil, seabuckthorn berry extract, and rosemary extract.  Mimics the activity of mink oil.  Resturctures, stimulates circulation, anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory, heals, refines, revitalizes, and protects skin from free radicals.

Vegetable Glycerin
100% vegetable derived and Kosher certified.  Helps skin to draw water from other ingredients and bind it to the skin improving hydration.

Vitamin E Oil
Fades scars, can be used to help prevent skin cancer when applied topically with a natural sunscreen, treats stretch marks, eczema, psoriasis, and dry or chapped skin.  Improves skin texture, and it’s restorative properties have been scientifically proven.  Helps smooth fine lines and wrinkles as well as prevent them, treats brown spots, and cleanses skin.

Witch Hazel Hydrosol
Steam distilled from the witch hazel plant, this hydrosol acts as an astringent and has tightening and toning properties.   Witch hazel is also effective for controlling oil and acne. Hydrosols are similar to essential oils with many of the same benefits, except far less concentrated.