Comprised of over 40% lauric acid, which is considered to be an anti-cancer agent, coconut oil has antioxidant properties that may enhance skin healing after injury or infection. Derived from the meat of mature coconuts found in tropical locations, the above are just a few of the benefits that accrue to the body when ingested as a separate food, proof of how friendly, safe, and beneficial the coconut oil in our products will be to your skin.
Beeswax comes from the glorious honeybee, which provides so many positives to our ecosystem. Your skin will also receive the many blessings of the honeybee through our beeswax as it moisturizes and softens the skin.
Sodium bicarbonate (baking soda) is a key component in our products for it’s deodorizing and neutralizing effects on body odor. The naturally derived baking soda actually absorbs moisture and even draws toxins OUT of the skin. Baking Soda is aluminum-free so there is no need to worry about aluminum. Some people confuse baking soda with baking powder which does contain aluminum.
We are proud to offer 100% organic corn starch (zea mays), which absorbs that unsightly moisture, thus reducing perspiration. Although we do not offer an antiperspirant, corn starch is one of the best natural substances when it comes to absorbing sweat.
Magnesium Hydroxide is a safe and naturally occurring compound used in our natural charcoal deodorants as an alternative to aluminum and other ingredients that are potentially irritating, ineffective, or hazardous to your skin.
Unlike other natural deodorants, activated charcoal is carbon-rich, which means that in can extract oil, dirt, and other stuff from clogged pores. It can even absorb 1,000 times its own weight in moisture which helps to absorb underarm wetness!
Shea butter, derived from the pressed roasted seeds of the cacao tree native to the Americas, softens at body temperature, thus imbuing our lip balm with a rich, creamy, and thick consistency that militates against chapped lips and enhances skin elasticity. Theobroma cacao is further processed, offering a warm, cream-hued color, and lovely, aromatic odor.
Indigenous to Sri Lanka, Indonesia, and India, Patchouli oil provides the earthy, spicy, and musky scent from the steam distillation of its leaves. Known by the scientific name of Pogostemon cablin, the multi-faceted oil is touted for it’s many benefits.
Tea Tree Oil
Te a tree oil, which is indigenous to the Land Down Under, provides a wonderful, fresh aroma in many of our products. Derived from the leaves of the Melaleuca Alternifolia, the essential oil is a product of the steam distillation of the plant’s leaves and twigs. Tea tree oil is considered to offer a variety of benefits.
Lavender oil is yet another favorite ingredient of ours that is renowned for its many properties. We are proud to use only the highest quality organic lavender oil with the sweet aroma that is thought to offer a veritable host of healthful qualities.