Glossary of Ingredients

  • Here are some of the incredible properties found in the ingredients we use in our products.

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ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE,
Known for its natural healing properties, it is moisturizing, healing and safe!

AMMONIUM LAURYL SULFATE,

Cleansing and foaming agent.

ANIBA ROSAEODORA (ROSEWOOD)

Creates healthy and youthful skin.  Aphrodisiac.

B

BOSWELLIA CARTERII (FRANKINCENSE)

Used as a common aromatic ingredient for centuries.  Promotes regeneration of healthy cells.

BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER

Moisturizer. Exceptional healing properties.

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CEDRUS ATLANTICA (ATLAS CEDAR)

Uplifting. Soothing. Fragrant. Detoxifying.

CEDRUS ATLANTICA (CEDARWOOD)

Tightens skin. Calming.

CETYL BETAINE,
Assists in cleansing and conditioning of skin.

CETEARYL ALCOHOL,

Vegetable-based emulsifier.

CETEARETH-20,

Emulsifier derived from coconut oil.

CITRIC ACID,
Naturally found in many fruits and vegetables.

CITRUS RETICULATA (MANDARIN ORANGE)

Promotes cell growth, enhances circulation, provides relief from inflammation and stress.

CITRUS SINENSIS (SWEET ORANGE)

Promotes production of collagen. Increases blood flow. Soothes dry, irritated skin.

COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINE,
Derived from coconut. Cleansing/foaming agent.

COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT)

Excellent moisturizer. Anti-inflammatory. Ideal for sensitive skin.

CYMBOPOGON FLEXUOUS (LEMONGRASS)

Native to India and Sri Lanka, anti-microbial and anti-bacterial.

CYMBOPOGON MARTINI (PALMAROSA)

Helps skin retain hydration. Uplifting.

 

E

ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN,

Natural ingredient derived from grains and plants. Popular alternative to parabens.
Antioxidants.  Softens and smoothes skin.

ELETTARIA CARDAMOMUM (CARDAMOM)

Contains many vital vitamins.  Gives skin a glow and radiance.

EUTERPE OLERACEA (AÇAÍ PALM)

Anti-inflammatory and natural antioxidant.


G

GLYCERYL STEARATE

Naturally derived from Palm kernal oil and vegetable oil. Softens skin.

 

J

JASIMINUM SAMBAC (JASMIN SAMBAC)

Aphrodisiac. Great for sensitive skin. Originally from India. Uplifting.

JUNIPERUS VIRGINIANA (CEDARWOOD)

Relaxing. Calming. Hydrating.


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LAVENDULA BURNATI (LAVENDIN)

Non-irritating. Non-toxic. Antiseptic properties.

LAVENDER ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER)

Healing. Relaxing. Calming.


M

MYRISTICA FRAGRANS (NUTMEG)

Results in smoother, healthier skin.

MYRISTYL MYRISTATE,

100% natural moisturizer.


O

ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) BRAN

Antioxidant. Younger looking skin.


P

PASSIFLORA EDULIS SEED (PASSION FRUIT)

Anti aging. Stimulates cell growth.

PELAGONIUM GRAVELEONS (GERANIUM)

Tightens and firms skin. Stress reliever.

PHENOXYETHANOL,

gentle, non-irritating. Does not release formaldehyde. Kills bacteria.

PINUS PALUSTRIS (PINE) NEEDLE

Antiseptic. Aromatic. Derived from pine trees.

POGOSTEMON CABLIN (PATCHOULI)

Uplifting. Great for irritated or sensitive skin.

 

S

SALVIA OFFICINALIS (SAGE)

Combats free radicals and anti-aging properties

STEARIC ACID,

Fatty acid. Found naturally in the protective outer layer of the skin.


T

THYMUS MASTICHINA (SPANISH MARJORAM)

Improves sleep. Calming. Relaxing.

 

V

VEGETABLE GLYCERIN

incredibly moisturizing. Draws oxygen into the skin. Great for sensitive skin.

VETIVERIA ZIZANIOIDES (VETIVER)

Anti-inflammatory. Cooling effect. Hydrating.


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WATER (AQUA)

The nectar of the earth!