What's in your beauty product is just as important as what isn't.
Free from: fragrance, petroleum by-products, sulfates, surfactants, dyes, soy, gluten, and harsh preservatives.
Wildcrafted Murumuru Butter
Suitable for all skin and hair types, this rich, unrefined butter naturally smells like sweet fudge. It's known as 'vegetable silicone,' lending a wonderful, completely non-greasy skin feel to the formulation of The Balm. High in lauric acid, murumuru butter is prized for its antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, deeply moisturizing, and soothing properties. It can help with acneic skin, mature skin, dry skin, dry hair, and/or damaged hair.
Organic Rose Hydrosol
Steam-distilled from organic Rose Otto from Bulgaria, this potent hydrosol contains about 0.10% rose essential oil. Rose water is great for both skin and hair. It's hydrating, calming, and anti-aging, thanks to its high concentration of vitamin C, which boosts collagen.
Organic Cucumber Hydrosol
Distilled from fresh, organic plant material, this cucumber hydrosol is hydrating, calming, and conditioning to skin, scalp, and hair. It also works well as a toner, due to its astringent properties. Rich in silica and vitamin B-5, this hydrosol is a topical treat.
Organic Butterfly Pea Flower Extract
This extract is a brilliant indigo - a rare color in nature, indicating potent anti-inflammatory properties. Powerful antioxidants, proanthocyanidin and anthocyanin, are abundant in this extract, enhancing skin's collagen, promoting elasticity, and reducing the signs of fine lines. It's also great for hair, due to its bioflavonoid components, helping promote hair growth. We cold-process our own extract in-house with no solvents.
Schisandra Fruit CO2
Using a special carbon dioxide extraction technique instead of heavy solvents, this deeply nourishing, yet non-greasy beauty oil contains both the fruit oil and the essential oil of the schisandra berry. Known as the "five flavor fruit," this adaptogenic fruit has multiple healing properties, and is one of the most powerful sources of antioxidants in the plant world. It's widely used as a dietary supplement to a combat a variety of ailments, and to improve overall skin and hair health.
Organic Prickly Pear Seed Oil
Also known as barbary fig oil, prickly pear is a lightweight nourishing oil that is quickly and easily absorbed by the skin. It is a source of skin-softening vitamins A, E and K, and nourishing fatty acids, making it a potent antioxidant and anti-aging ingredient. It contains 150% more vitamin E than argan oil, increasing cell renewal, intercepting free radical damage, reducing the appearance of fine lines, and firming skin. It's also a source of calcium, beta-carotene, magnesium, and iron, and is high in omega-6 (linoleic acid), making it equally beneficial for scalp, hair, and skin.
Organic Amaranth Seed CO2
This carbon dioxide extracted oil is the most abundant form of plant squalene known to man. Squalene is a highly effective antioxidant and emollient, helping to regulate lipids and restore the skin barrier. Deeply moisturizing and calming, your skin, scalp, and hair will quickly soak in this source of polyunsaturated fats, leaving you glowing. Amaranth oil is high in omega-6/linoleic acid, very lightweight, and highly anti-aging, quickly improving skin elasticity and the appearance of fine lines. When used on your scalp and hair, it prevents excess shedding and strengthens hair follicles.
Organic Blue Tansy Oil
This beautiful deep blue oil, from the high content of azulene, is antibacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-inflammatory. It's broadly calming, healing, and nourishing for both hair and scalp, able to improve a variety of topical ailments.
Aspen Bark Extract
The bark of the Aspen tree is rich in salicylates, the plant’s natural defense mechanism against parasites. It is naturally effective at inhibiting the growth of E. coli, S. aureus, B. subtilis, P. aeuruginosa, yeast, and mold. The only solvent used for extraction is water.
Organic Sunflower Lecithin
This ingredient is rich in phosphatidyl choline, which comprises a major portion of our brain and nervous system, and is a source of essential fatty acids. It was made without hexane and can be used solely as a dietary supplement.
Organic Black Cumin Seed CO2
This highly nutritive oil contains over one hundred identified nutrients, and a high content of polyunsaturated essential fatty acids - omega-3, -6, and -9. Its component thymoquinone is a powerful antioxidant. It's touted as the "remedy for everything except death."
Also used in food flavorings, elderberry extract resists microbial contamination and controls microbial growth, as well as offers antioxidant and conditioning benefits to the skin, due to the high concentration of phenolics, anthocyanins, and flavonols.
This completely edible gum helps the lecithin hold everything together for extended periods of time. Our xanthan gum is gluten-free, soy-free, and corn-free. You might recognize this ingredient in many foods, ranging from soups to cakes.