GLOSSARY OF INGREDIENTS

origin + extraction process + sustainability measures

Aloe vera leaf juice (Aloe barbadensis) – Certified organic and GMO-free. Pure natural liquid derived from the hollow interior of the leaves of the Aloe plant. Country of origin is USA. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser and the Balancing Facial Toner.

Argan Oil (Argania spinosa) – Expeller pressed oil from the Argan Tree Fruit Seed. Country of origin is Morocco. Find it in the Radiance Oil.

Beet Juice Powder (Beta vulgaris) – Extracted from non-gmo beets, vegan and solvent-free. Country of origin is USA. Find it in Sweet Beet.

Beet sugar (Beta vulgaris) – Non-gmo beet sugar. Country of origin is USA. Find it in the Brightening Facial Scrub.

Bergamot Essential Oil (Citrus bergamia) – Cold pressed from the fruit peel, this oil has had it's bergaptene removed so that it won't cause photosensitivity when applied to the skin. Country of origin is Italy. Find it in The Artist scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Black Spruce Essential Oil (Picea Mariana) – Certified organic, steam distilled from the branch and bark. Country of origin is Canada. Find it in the Palo Santo scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Blood Orange Oil (Citrus sinensis) – Cold pressed from the fruit peel. Country of origin is Italy. Find it in The Rebel scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Calendula (Calendula officinalis) - Certified organic and kosher certified. Dried calendula flowers are solar-infused with jojoba oil for 20 days. Country of origin is Egypt. Find it in the Coconut Oil Spray.

Candellia Wax (Euphorbia antisyphilitica) – Wax derived from a desert plant native to NE Mexico. Country of origin is USA. Find it in Sweet Beet.

Caprylyl capryl glucoside - A sugar-based plant derived surfactant used to solubilize oils into water and other ingredients which typically are not capable of mixing. It is obtained from renewable raw materials of vegetable origin. Capryly and capryl are names to describe fatty acid molecules of different length - 8 carbons long for caprylyl and 10 for capryl. The 'glucoside' in its name indicates that a glucose molecule is attached to these fatty acids. Find it in the Botanical Body Spritz.

Cardamom Essential Oil (Elettaria cardamomum) – Certified organic and certified kosher, CO2 extracted oil. Country of origin is Guatemala. Find it in the Awakening Oil and The Rebel scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Carrot Oil (Daucus carota) – Certified organic. CO2 extracted from the root and suspended in Jojoba Oil. Country of origin is Germany. Find it in the Nourishing Facial Oil.

Cassia Essential Oil (Cinnamomum cassia blume) – Certified organic, steam distilled from the leaf. Country of origin is China. Find it in The Rebel scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Castor Seed Oil (Ricinus communis) – Cold-pressed from castor seeds. Country of origin is India. Find it in Sweet Beet.

Citric acid - Citric acid is an alpha hydroxy acid used in personal care products to adjust the acidity. Citric acid is naturally found in citric fruits and juices. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Clementine Oil (Citrus nobilis) – Certified kosher, steam distilled from the peel. Country of origin is Italy. Find it in The Dreamer scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Cocoglucoside – A mild surfactant derived from coconut oil and fruit sugar. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Coconut alcohol - A mixture of fatty alcohols derived from Coconut Acid which acts as a natural emulsion stabilizer. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Coconut Oil (Cocos nucifera) – Expeller pressed and solvent extracted. Country of origin is Philippines. Find it in Sweet Beet and the Brightening Facial Scrub.

Damiana (Turnera diffusa) – Certified organic, certified kosher. Country of origin is Mexico. Find it in the Awakening Oil

Foraha seed oil (Calophyllum inophyllum) – Certified organic, this oil is cold pressed from the tamanu tree nut. Country of origin is Vietnam. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Fractionated Coconut Oil (Cocos nucifera) - a fraction of the whole coconut oil, the Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCT); the lauric acid is removed by hydrolysis and steam distillation. This process allows the coconut oil to stay liquid at all temperatures and light enough to be sprayable. It is rich in capric and caprylic acid and is packed with antioxidants, vitamins A, C, and E. Find it in the Awakening Oil, Coconut Oil Spray, and the Dream Oil.

Geranium (Bourbon) Essential Oil (Pelargonium graveolens) – Steam distilled from the leaves and flowers. Country of origin is China. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

German Chamomile Essential Oil (Matricaria recutita) – Certified organic, steam distilled from the flowers. Country of origin is Bosnia. Find it in the Dream Oil.

Ginger Essential Oil (Zingiber officinale) – Certified organic, fair trade certified. Steam distilled from the dried root. Country of origin is India. Find it in the Awakening Oil

Ginseng root extract (Panax ginseng) – Acts as an emollient that conditions the skin and improves skin quality by increasing blood circulation. Countries of origins are China, Russia, and Korea. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Glycerin, Vegetable – Certified kosher. A naturally occurring emollient added to prevent the drying of skin. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser and the Botanical Body Spritz.

Grapefruit Essential Oil, Pink (Citrus racemosa) – Cold-pressed from the peel. Country of origin is Canada. Find it in the Radiance Oil, Sweet Beet, and The Poet scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Hinoki Wood Essential Oil (Chamaecyparis obtusa) – Sustainably steam distilled using leftover wood that was unsuitable for the lumber industry. Country of origin is Japan. Find it in the Awakening Oil.

Honey Absolute (Apis melliferra) – Solvent extracted oil. Country of origin is France. Find it in The Dreamer scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Hops (Humulus lupulus) – Certified organic, certified kosher. Country of origin is USA. Find it in the Dream Oil.

Hydrogentated lecithin – A natural emulsifying agent with hydrogen added to improve stability. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Jasmine Absolute (Jasminum sambac) – An absolute, solvent extracted using the flowers. Country of origin is India. Find it in the Awakening Oil and The Poet and Jasmine scents of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Jojoba Oil, Golden (Simmondsia Chinensis) – Expeller pressed from the jojoba plant seeds. Country of origin is Argentina. Find it in Sweet Beet, Nourishing Facial Oil, and the Botanical Perfume Oil.

Lavender Hydrosol (Lavandula x intermedia) – Certified organic, steam distilled from the fresh flowers. Country of origin is France. Find it in the Balancing Facial Toner.

Lavender Essential Oil (Lavandula Angustifolia) – Certified organic, steam distilled from the fresh flowers. Country of origin is Bulgaria. Find it in the Coconut Oil Spray, Radiance Oil, Gentle Facial Cleanser, and Nourishing Facial Oil.

Lauryl glucoside – A sugar and lipid-based surfactant. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Lecithin - A plant-based emollient with skin restoring abilities. Find it in the Brightening Facial Scrub.

Meadowfoam Seed Oil (Limnanthes alba) – Cold pressed from the nutlet of white meadowfoam. Country of origin is Canada. Moisturizing and rejuvenating to the skin. Find it in the Radiance Oil.

Moroccan Cedar Essential Oil (Cedrus atlantica) – Certified organic and sustainably wild harvested, steam distilled using the wood from found stumps and sawdust (no trees cut down for the essential oil). Country of origin is Morocco. Find it in The Artist and Jasmine scents of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Mugwort (Artemisia vulgaris) – Certified organic, certified kosher. Country of origin is USA. Find it in the Dream Oil.

Neroli Oil (Citrus aurantium) – Pesticide free. Steam distilled from the flowers. Country of origin is France. Find it in the Dream Oil and The Dreamer scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Olive butter (Olea europaea) – Made from 100% pure cold-pressed Olive Oil. Country of origin Canada. Find it in the Brightening Facial Scrub.

Palo Santo (Bursera graveolens) – Both the wooden sticks for burning and wood for the steam distilled essential oil are collected without harming the Palo Santo tree. Our supplier only processes wood that has been found to have died naturally in the forest and uses a percentage of every sale for reforestation efforts. This is a fair trade product. Country of origin is Ecuador. Find it in the Palo Santo Bundle and the Palo Santo scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

P-anisic acid – A natural ingredient found in Anise that has antiseptic properties and is used to preserve products. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Patchouli Essential Oil (Pogostemon cablin) – Steam distilled from the leaves of the plant. Country of origin is Indonesia. Find it in the Palo Santo and Minor Arcana scents of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Pink Kaolin Clay – A blend of white and red kaolin clays, finely milled in France. Find it in Sweet Beet.

Peppermint Essential Oil (Mentha Piperita) – Certified organic. Steam distilled using the flowering top and green leaf. Country of origin is India. Find it in Sweet Beet.

Pomegranate extract (Punica granatum) – A natural antioxidant that can improve the appearance of skin. Find it in the Brightening Facial Scrub.

Pomegranate Seed Oil (Punica granatum) – Certified organic and certified kosher. Cold-pressed from the seed of the Pomegranate fruit. Country of origin is Netherlands. Find it in the Radiance Oil.

Radish root ferment filtrate (Raphanus sativus) – A natural preservative created by fermenting radish root. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Roman Chamomile Essential Oil (Anthemis nobilis) – Steam distilled from the flowers. Grown and distilled in a family-run distillery in the Willamette Valley of Oregon, USA. Find it in the Dream Oil.

Rose Hydrosol (Rosa damascena) – Certified organic. Steam distilled from handpicked petals. Country of origin is Bulgaria. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser and the Balancing Facial Toner.

Rosehip Seed Oil (R. canina & R. rubiginosa) – Certified organic. Cold-pressed from the seed. Country of origin is Chile. Find it in the Nourishing Facial Oil.

Rosemary Essential Oil (Rosmarinus officinalis) – Certified organic. Steam distilled from the flowering tops. Country of origin is Spain. Find it in the Awakening Oil, Radiance Oil, and Minor Arcana scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Rosemary leaf extract (Rosmarinus officinalis) – An antioxidant used to improve appearance and health of the skin. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser and the Brightening Facial Scrub.

Rosewood Essential Oil – Rosewood is classified as an endangered species so we have chosen not to use the true essential oil. In place of Rosewood we use a 100% natural blend of essential oils from various sources that is blended to mimic the smell of rosewood. Country of origin is Canada. Find it in the Nourishing Facial Oil and The Poet scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Sandalwood Essential Oil (Santalum lanceolatum) – Ethically and sustainably produced in Northern Queensland Australia. Find it in The Artist and Jasmine scents of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Sclerotium gum – A plant derived thickening agent used to emulsify and stabilize products. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

SD40 Alcohol – A denatured alcohol that evaporates quickly fixing the scent to your skin. Our SD40 alcohol is mixed with vegetable glycerin and sugar acids to prevent it from drying the skin. Find it in the Botanical Body Spritz.

Shea Butter (Vitellaria paradoxa) – Expeller pressed. Country of origin is Ghana. Find it in Sweet Beet and the Brightening Facial Scrub.

Sucrose cocoate - A very mild surfactant derived from coconut oil fatty acids and sugar from sugar beets. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Sunflower seed oil (Helianthus annuus) – Certified organic, certified kosher, non-gmo project verified. Expeller pressed from the seed. Country of origin is France. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser and the Brightening Facial Scrub.

Tea Tree Essential Oil (Melaleuca Alternifolia) – Certified organic. Steam distilled from the leaf. Country of origin is Australia. Find it in the Coconut Oil Spray

Vetiver Essential Oil (Vetiveria zizanioides) – Certified organic. Steam distilled from the root. Country of origin is Sri Lanka. Find it in the Dream Oil and Minor Arcana scent of the Botanical Perfume Oil and Botanical Body Spritz.

Wheat germ oil (Triticum vulgare) – Certified organic, certified kosher, Non-gmo project verified. Country of origin is USA. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Xanthan gum – A natural ingredient used as a thickening agent and stabilizer. Find it in the Gentle Facial Cleanser.

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil (Cananga odorata) – Certified organic. Steam distilled from the flowers. Country of origin is Madagascar. Find it in the Dream Oil