Activated Charcoal is known for its ability to absorb and draw out oils and impurities from the skin.
Allantoin is a produced from uric acid that soothes and increases the smoothness of the skin. It aids in protecting and healing the skin.
Aloe Vera Juice contains antioxidants, Vitamins A and C that can be soothing with anti-inflammatory properties.
Argan Oil aka Moroccan Oil hydrates and softens the skin and beard. Its high antioxidants, essential fatty acids, and vitamin e help with the hair’s elasticity and restores shine.
Avocado Oil is rich in oleic acid and monounsaturated fats. It can penetrate the hair shaft to strengthen and moisturize your hair to help prevent breakage, rather than just sitting on top and coating your hair.
Baking Soda is used as the main base of our bath bombs. It is used to react with citric acid to give you the fizzing action.
Babassu is packed with antioxidants and healthy fats that can help heal chapped skin and lips.
Beeswax is used to give the balm a light hold to help control flyaways and give the beard a smoother look. In lip balms the beeswax helps give the balm structure and hold all the ingredients together.
Behentrimonium Methosulfate and Cetearyl Alcohol (BTMS 25) is a natural, conditioning emulsifier BTMS is naturally derived from Colza oil, and is gentle on the skin and hair. In a hair conditioner, it offers improved wet comb and leaves hair with noticeable body and spring.
Behentrimonium Methosulfate and Cetyl Alcohol and Butylene Glycol (BTMS 50) is a natural, conditioning emulsifier BTMS is naturally derived from Colza oil and is gentle on the skin and hair. In a hair conditioner, it offers improved wet comb and leaves hair with noticeable body and spring.
Castor Oil makes a rich creamy lather in soap and helps retain moisture.
Cetearyl Alcohol and Ceteareth-20 are used to bind water-based and oil-based ingredients so they do not separate.
Cetyl alcohol helps bind ingredients and gives lotions a soft velvety texture, lubricates and softens the skin. It also softens helps detangle hair.
Citric Acid is used in our bath bombs. It is needed to react with baking soda to give you the fizzing action.
Cocamidopropyl Betaine is a mild cleanser that comes from coconut oil that provides foam and lather.
Cocoa Butter is a rich moisturizer that has healthy fatty acids and antioxidants. It has softening properties that makes your hair healthy and shiny.
Coconut Milk this is added to some of our products for its extra moisturizing benefits.
Coconut Oil, when used in cold process soap cleanses the skin and creates big fluffy bubbles and rich lather. In hair products, it adds shine and softness to the hair and also helps to prevent hair breakage and split ends.
Cornstarch is used in small quantities in our bath bombs to add some softness to the water.
Cream of Tartar is used in our bath bombs to help them become harder.
Disodium Laureth Sulfosuccinate is an extra-mild cleanser.
Distilled Water this is the purest form of water with no vitamins, metals or minerals. We use this so there are no chemical surprises in our formulations. Especially when making lye solution for our soaps. Lye does not play well with heavy metals in tap water.
Flavoring is used in our lip balms.
Fractionated Coconut Oil leaves skin feeling silky and smooth without being greasy. It is ideal for dry skin and provides a soothing barrier without clogging pores. It easily penetrates hair strands and is ideal for hydrating dry, heat damaged hair to make it glossy and silky smooth.
Fragrance this is what makes our products smell amazing. We follow very strict IFRA usage rate guidelines to make sure anyone using our products is safe.
Goats Milk contains alpha-hydroxy acids that can help remove dead skin cells from the skins surface and Vitamin A that helps maintain healthy skin.
Green Tea is known for being rich in antioxidants that can help with reversing UV damage in skin. We replace the distilled water with green tea in our matcha green tea soap
Green Tea Powder is known for being rich in antioxidants that can help with reversing UV damage in skin. We add this in our matcha green tea soap for light exfoliation.
Hemp seed oil moisturizes and contributes to keratin formation for a stronger healthier hair. It also helps hydrate and soothe inflamed skin and control skin oil production. The perfect oil for all skin types. High in antioxidant it won’t clog pores while it hydrates.
Honey is added to our oatmeal milk and honey soaps for the smell and soothing properties of the soap.
Honeyquat is a natural active ingredient made from pure honey that is able to penetrate hair to provide moisturizing benefits over time while providing shine and luster. It improves wet-combability of the hair and reduces static buildup when dry combing.
Iron Oxide is a compound naturally made of iron and oxygen. It can be use as a pigment in may applications such as soap and paints.
Jojoba Beads are tiny spheres of solid wax made by hardening Jojoba oil. We add this to some of our products for its gentle exfoliating properties.
Jojoba Oil is a liquid wax that is similar to the human sebum produced by the skin’s sebaceous glands. It won’t clog pores and doesn’t leave a greasy finish. It provides protection against dryness, breakage, and split ends.
Kaolin Clay is a naturally occurring clay mineral that helps the skin retain moisture. It’s mild and will not dry your skin out.
Mango Butter has high levels of antioxidants and vitamins, and is ideal for protecting against harmful sun rays.
Mica is a natural mineral that is then colored with various dyes and pigments to make it different colors.
Oatmeal is added to some of our products for its soothing properties.
Olive Oil is the main oil in our soaps and is very mild and nourishing for the skin.
Palm Oil is used as a secondary lathering agent and provides a harder soap bar. We only purchase palm oil from vendors who are members of the Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO).
Panthenol (Pro-Vitamin B5) is absorbed through the skin and hair and converted to Pantothenic Acid (Vitamin B5), which provides moisture, volume, and shine to the hair. In lotions, it has moisture-retaining and softening properties and helps make skin smoother and more supple.
Peppermint Essential Oil contains menthol that has been shown to increase blood flow and has an automatic soothing sensation. It has been shown in a study to promote hair growth without toxic signs.
Polysorbate 80 is used in our bath bombs to help the oils and color disperse in the water instead of pooling on top. It also prevents staining and slippery tubs.
Propylene glycol and lodopropynyl-butylcarbamate is a preservative that we use to eliminate the ability of bacteria and mold from growing. For health and safety, any product that contains oils and comes in contact with water should have a preservative.
Propylene glycol and diazolidinyl urea and iodopropynyl butylcarbamate is a preservative that we use to eliminate the ability of bacteria and mold from growing. For health and safety, any product that contains oils and comes in contact with water should have a preservative.
Polypropylene Glycol has concentrated vitamins and fatty acids and is incredibly nourishing and moisturizing for the skin and hair. It helps the skin’s natural collagen production and contains stearic, oleic, palmitic, and linolenic acid that helps protect and nourish the skin to prevent drying.
Shea Butter has concentrated vitamins and fatty acids and is incredibly nourishing and moisturizing for the skin and hair. It helps the skin’s natural collagen production and contains stearic, oleic, palmitic, and linolenic acid that helps protect and nourish the skin to prevent drying.
Silk Amino Acids are a hydrolyzed form of pure silk fibers and penetrate the skin and hair for moisturization
Sodium Coco Sulfate is a non-irritating, gentle cleanser that is derived from natural coconut oil giving it natural conditioning properties.
Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate is a gentle cleanser based fatty acid derived from coconut oil that acts as a foaming and cleansing agent.
Sodium Hydroxide / Lye mixes with the oil and causes saponification. Once this happens there are no longer oils or lye. It is simply soap. There is no soap without saponification and there is no saponification without lye.
Sodium Lactate helps keep skin moisturized longer by helping to strengthen the skin moisture barrier.
Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate comes from coconut and palm oils, conforms to Ecocert‘s natural and organic cosmetic standard, and of 100% natural origin. We add it to our products to create the wonderful bubbles we love in our bubble bars and the foaming of our bath bombs.
Sweet Almond Oil is an oil that is quickly absorbed to fill in gaps in your hair at a cellular level making it less prone to breakage and diminish split ends that makes your hair feel smoother to the touch. Because it is high in proteins, fatty acids, vitamin A and E, it provides soothing moisture.
Tea Tree Essential Oil works as a medicated cleanser to help with blemishes, and acne.
Tussah Silk adds an overall luxurious, silky texture and feel to our soaps. The tussah silk we purchase is humanely collected from the larvae of several species of silkworms.
Vegetable Glycerin adds moisture and helps to prevent breakage in hair. On the skin, it soothes your complexion, softens and smooths skin, and helps it retain moisture.
Vitamin E Oil can stimulate capillary growth in your scalp that supports hair growth and helps to prevent breakage and split ends. Its antioxidants boost hair’s elasticity and shine. Moisturizing strengthens the skin barrier, natural anti-inflammatory, and soothing.