INGREDIENT GLOSSARY

Aloe Vera (Aloe barbadensis)- A perennial plant with soothing and moisturizing properties.

Avobenzone- A commonly used FDA approved sunscreen that helps protect against the Sun's  UVA1 spectrum.

Beeswax- A natural wax produced by Honeybees.

Bergamot Oil (Citrus bergamia)- A steam distilled citrus fruit derived oil with a spicy-sweet scent.  We only use Bergaptene Free Bergamot to reduce photosensitivity to sun exposure.

Castor Oil (Ricinus Communis)- An oil extracted from the pressing of the Castor bean.  It is used to soften and soothe skin.

Cedarwood Oil (Cedrus atlantica)- A steam distilled oil derived from discarded Cedarwood stumps, no logging is used to obtain the oil. The oil has a woody, pine scent.

Cinnamon Oil (Cinnamomum Zeylanicum)- A steam distilled oil derived from Cinnamon leaves with a spicy scent.

Cetearyl Olivate & Sorbitan Olivate - A natural PEG free emulsifier derived from Olive oil, certified Ecocert 100% Organic.  It has a high moisturizing effect and is hypoallergenic.

Frankincense Oil (Boswellia carterii)- A steam distilled oil derived from the gum/resin of the Frankincense tree.  The trees are highly valued and are not cut down to obtain the oil.  An ancient oil said to have many skin benefits.

Goldenseal Root Extract (Hydrastis canadenis)- A perennial herb in the buttercup family of plants.

Geranium Oil (Pelargonium graveolens)- A steam distilled oil derived from Geranium flowers.  The oil has a flowery aroma with a hint of mint.

Ho Wood Oil (Cinnamomum camphora)- A steam distilled oil derived from the Camphor resin of the twigs and bark of the Ho Wood tree.  The oil has a woody, floral scent.

Inulin Lauryl Carbamate- A non-irritating naturally derived emulsifier from Chicory root and Coconut that helps blend oil and water emulsions together.

Jasmine Oil (Jasminum grandiflorum)- A steam distilled oil derived from the flowers of Jasmine.  The oil has a strong, yet pleasing scent.

Jojoba Oil (Simmondsia chinensis)- The oil is actually a liquid wax and not an oil. The oil is derived from the pressing of the seeds of the Simmondsia Chinensis plant. The oil has deep moisturizing properties, does not clog pores and helps create softer smoother skin.

Lactobacillus Ferment & Lactobillus & Cocos Nucifera Fruit Extract- A GMO free, Ecocert approved, natural antimicrobial preservative with skin conditioning and moisturizing properties.

Lanolin- A high USP grade Lanolin.  Lanolin is derived from the washing of Sheep’s wool.  Lanolin is easily absorbed by the skin and helps retain moisture.

Lavender Oil (Lavandula angustofolia)- The oil is derived from steam distilling of the Lavender flower.  The oil is one of the oldest known essential oils with a strong floral, fruity sent.

Lemongrass Oil (Cymbopogon Flexuosus)- The oil is steam distilled from the leaves of Lemongrass.  The oil has a sweet intense lemon-like fresh aroma.

Medium Chain Triglycerides, MCT Oil (Caprylic capric triglyceride)- An oil derived from Coconut oil that helps soften and moisturize your skin.

Olive Leaf Extract (Olea Europaea)- The extract is derived from Olive leaves. 

Octinoxate (Octyl Methoxycinnamate)- A commonly used FDA approved sunscreen that helps protect against the Sun's UVB spectrum.

Octisalate (Octyl Salicylate)- A commonly used FDA approved sunscreen that helps protect against the Sun's UVB spectrum.

Oxybenzone- A commonly used FDA approved sunscreen that helps protect against the Sun's UVB & UVA2 spectrum.

Peppermint Oil (Mentha piperita)- The oil is derived through steam distillation, has a strong mint scent and feels cool on the skin.

Patchouli Oil (Pogostemon Cablin)- The oil is steam distilled from the leaves of the Pogostemon Cablin plant.  The oil has a warm, earthy fresh fruit scent and helps with dry skin.

Propanediol- 100% natural, Ecocert approved preservative booster with moisturizing benefits for your skin.

Rosemary Oil (Rosmarinus officinalis)- An oil steam distilled from leaves of the Rosemary plant.  The oil has a strong, clear, herb scent.

Soybean Oil (Glycine soja)- The oil is cold pressed from Soybeans, contains Vitamin A & E and helps moisturize your skin.

Shea Butter (Butyrospermum parkii)- Shea Butter is extracted from the Shea nut and helps nourish and enrich your skin.

Thyme Oil (Thymus Vulgaris)- The oil is steam distilled from the flowers and leaves of the Thyme herb.  The oil has a sharp, warm, fresh, herbal scent.

Vitamin E (Tocopherol)- A natural Vitamin E, not a synthetically derived variation.  

Water (Aqua)- Purified water.

Ylang Ylang Oil (Cananga odorata)- The oil is steam distilled from Cananga Odorata and is known as the flower of flowers.  The oil has a sweet floral scent.

Xanthan Gum- A common thickening agent used to stabilize ingredients and is obtained through a fermentation process.

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