Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil
A vegetable oil derived from the castor oil plant that serves as a natural moisturizer.
Fatty acids and oils extracted from coconut, soybean, or palm. They not only moisturize, but also help resist moisture loss.
Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax
A vegetable wax derived from the Candelilla shrub that stabilizes and adds texture to the lipstick. It also adds a protective barrier and helps retain moisture.
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
A natural oil derived from the seeds of the desert shrub Simmondsia Chinensis. It provides hydration and moisture, and helps calm dry skin conditions, including chapping.
Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax
A vegetable wax extracted from the leaves of Copernicia Cerifera, a brazilian palm tree. It’s known for its high melting point, hardness, and glossiness. It stabilizes, and provides texture and structures to formulas. It also has emollient characteristics, and prevents products from feeling sticky.
A naturally occurring wax derived from minerals on the earth’s surface that provides strength and stability.
A wax derived from purifying Ozokerite that is used as a thickening agent, and helps keep a product nice and solid.
A form of vitamin C with significant antioxidant properties that helps extend the shelf life and stability of products.
Colorants make up less than 5% of our formula. We use a combination of mineral and synthetic colorants. Why? Plant based dyes or pigments can sometimes require strong preservatives to stop the growth of mold, yeast, and bacteria.