Some active ingredients explained

Here is a list of some of our favourite active ingredients, explaining where they are used and why. These are the things we are very excited about with and really enjoy formulating with.  Continue reading “Some active ingredients explained”

Allergens and sensitive skin

We are legally required to list allergens on our labels, they are things like linalool, geraniol, citronellol, farnisol. These are chemicals naturally occurring in essential oils that may irritate someone with a very sensitive skin. For this reason, some cosmetics companies prefer to use artificial fragrances and perfumes rather than pure essential oils. We do not like to use artificial fragrances. Continue reading “Allergens and sensitive skin”