Ingredient Glossary


Acetyl Hexapeptide-8

Acetyl hexapeptide-8, also known as Argireline, is a synthetic peptide made from a protein found in Botox that is used to reduce the appearance of wrinkles caused by repeated facial expressions

Products used: Renew, Night Cream

Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice  

Aloe moisturizes the skin by bringing oxygen to the surface and increasing the synthesis as well as the strength of the skin tissue. It improves the skin’s ability to hydrate itself and has an effective penetrating ability so that the skin will be soothed and hydrated, giving a moisturized, supple appearance.Aloe Barbadensis leaf juice can also serve as an anti-inflammatory

Products used: Cleanse, Night Cream

Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice Powder

Aloe moisturizes the skin by bringing oxygen to the surface and increasing the synthesis as well as the strength of the skin tissue. It improves the skin’s ability to hydrate itself and has an effective penetrating ability so that the skin will be soothed and hydrated, giving a moisturized, supple appearance.

Products used: Mend, Spotless

Aqua (Water)

Water may improve ingredient penetration and absorption. Research shows that increasing skin hydration also increases ingredient penetration of both oil and water soluble ingredients. Water can give a product a more desirable feel without compromising the overall efficacy of the product.

Products used: Mend, Spotless, Renew, Cleanse, Facial Scrub, Night Cream

Arachidyl Alcohol (and) Behenyl Alcohol (and) Arachidyl Glucoside

Commonly derived from fats Arachidyl alcohol, behenyl alcohol, glycol, cetearyl alcohol, cetyl alcohol, stearyl alcohol, just to name a few, are fatty alcohols. This means they are alcohols which are naturally derived from fats. They are found in nature as waxes and are rich in skin-healthy fatty acids. Fatty alcohols are commonly derived from coconut oil and palm oil. They tend to have a thick, waxy texture and some of them are solid. These types of alcohol are used as thickeners and emollients. They are not drying or damaging to the skin.

Products used: Renew

Argania Spinsosa (Argan) Oil

Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil, or Argan Oil, is the oil from argantree kernels. Argan Oil contains about 45-55% oleic acid, 28-36% linoleic acid, 10-15% palmitic acid and 5-7% stearic acid. The oil possesses anti-aging benefits, protects the skin from sun, reduces wrinkles and softens the skin. It has also shown the ability to increase the elasticity and tightening of the skin.

Products used: Target

Avena sativa (Oat) Kernel Powder

Avena sativa (Oat) Kernel Flour, or Oat Silk, is a natural ingredient used to provide a luxuriant feel to the skin. It has a brightening and mattifying effect on the skin. It contains avenanthramides, which have been shown to exhibit strong antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, anti-itch, and anti-irritant activities. It also contains Vitamin E, a free radical scavenger and antioxidant that assists with cell regeneration and protects the skin from damage. It helps promote the skin's ability to retain moisture.

Products used: Spotless


Bakuchiol ( Psoralea Corylifolia ) Extract

Bakuchiol is found in the leaves and seeds of the Psoralea corylifolia plant. It is a potent antioxidant, visibly reduces skin discolourations from environmental exposure, and has a pronounced soothing effect on skin. Bakuchiol can also reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

Ingredients used: Renew

Bambusa Vulgaris (Bamboo) Extract

Bambusa Vulgaris (Bamboo) Extract, or Bamboo Extract, comes from the common bamboo plant. Like many plant extracts, research has shown it is a source of natural antioxidants and can have skin-soothing properties.

Products used: Scrub

Benzoic Acid

Benzoic Acid occurs in cherry bark, raspberries, tea, anise, and cassia bark. It is a natural preservative and its skin care benefits include anti-aging, soothing, and moisturizing properties.

Products used: Mend, Spotless

Benzyl Alcohol 

Naturally occurring in plants. In cosmetics and skincare products, benzyl alcohol functions as a fragrance component, preservative, solvent, and viscosity-decreasing agent. Most of these functions help to improve the sensory feel and smell of the formulation with little benefit or change to the condition of the skin.

Products Used: Cleanse, Scrub, Rescue

Beta Glucan (Oat)

Oat beta glucan is an active accelerator that helps the other active ingredients in any formula penetrate the skin faster. It helps stimulate collagen production and helps diminish fine lines in the skin. It increases firmness in the skin, and is an anti-irritant ingredient suitable for any skin type.

Products used: Mend, Spotless, Night Cream

Boswellia Carteri (Frankincense) Oil

Frankincense Oil is obtained from trees of the genus Boswellia (family Burseraceae). It helps to balance oil production while tightening the skin. It has anti-inflammatory properties and helps fight against bacteria. It also helps to improve skin tone and elasticity.

Products used: Spotless

Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter)

Butyrospermum Parkii, or Shea Butter, has a high concentration of vitamins and fatty acids including linoleic, oleic, stearic and palmitic acids. These oils rapidly absorb into the skin and won't leave the skin feeling oily. It is an anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antibacterial, antifungal and helps promote cell regeneration.

Products used:  Mend, Spotless



Caffeine, when applied topically through masks and other skin care treatments, constricts the blood vessels and helps reduce inflammation and puffiness. It also tightens and brightens the skin, reducing wrinkles and visibly smoothing away cellulite on the body.

Products used: Renew

Calendula Officinalis (Calendula ) Distillate

Calendula also has antimicrobial and antibacterial properties making it excellent for treating, relieving, and healing wounds and irritated skin conditions.

Products used: Cleanse

Calendula Officinalis (Calendula) Flower Extract

Calendula Officinalis (Calendula) Flower Extract, or Calendula Extract, is a natural extract from marigold flowers (Calendula officinalis). It is often used to enhance the appearance of the skin. Calendula Extract has antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial properties.

Products used: Night Cream

Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract

Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract, or Green Tea Extract, is produced from the tea plant, Camelia sinensis. Green tea helps to minimize the appearance of skin damage, tone the epidermis and improve elasticity to decrease the appearance of sagging skin and fine lines. It is an antioxidant, skin-conditioning agent, antimicrobial, astringent, emollient,and humectant. It helps protect the skin from environmental and free radical cell damage.

Products used: Mend, Cleanse

Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Oil

Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Oil, or Green Tea Oil, is the oil obtained from the leaves of tea plants. It is highly concentrated and is rich in bioactive compounds, such as catechins, L-theanine, and caffeine. Green Tea Oil contains all of the same benefits of Green Tea Extract, only slightly more potent.

Products used: Spotless, Renew

Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil

Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil, or Ylang Ylang Oil, is valued for the perfume extracted from its flowers. Ylang Ylang Oil is an essential oil used in aromatherapy as an anti-inflammatory, and has the ability to help mend minor wounds and reduce the appearance of scars.

Products used: Relax Bath Salts

Cannabis Sativa (CBD) Flower/Leaf Extract

Cannabis Sativa (CBD) Flower/Leaf Extract, or CBD Oil, is derived from the Hemp Plant. CBD Oil contains naturally present phytocannabinoids, terpenes and waxes. CBD Oil triggers receptors within the body that stimulate beneficial mental, psychological and physical properties. There are a number of benefits of CBD Oil, including relief from pain, anxiety and stress.

Products used: Rescue, Night Cream

Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Seed Oil

Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Seed Oil, or Hemp Seed Oil, moisturizes the skin without clogging pores. It helps to balance oily skin hydrating and regulating the skin's oil production. It contains omega -3 & 6 fatty acids which the body cannot make on it's own. These omegas help to smooth the skin's surface, lock in and attract moisture. Hemp seed soothes inflamed skin and delivers antioxidants to visibly reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Hemp Seed Oil contains gamma-linolenic acid, which the body can convert to substances that reduce inflammation and cell growth, and it is high in Vitamins B which helps to reduce skin irritation and sensitivity.

Products used: Ease, Rescue, Massage

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride

Made from combining fatty acids with glycerin and coconut oil. Caprylic triglyceride has been widely used for more than 50 years. It helps smooth skin and works asa  humectant and an antioxidant.

Products used:  Renew, Scrub 

Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil

Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, or Safflower Seed Oil, helps to soften dry skin. It acts as a protective barrier to help the skin retain moisture. It is one of the few oils approved by acne experts in the skin care industry.

Products used:  Target, Massage, Renew

Cera Alba (Beeswax)

It originates from the honeycombs that bees make. It is high in Vitamin A and found to support cell reconstruction. It is a wax ester and mimics natural sebum. It is a humectant and creates a barrier which seals moisture into the skin and protects the skin from environmental toxins and irritants.

Products used: Rescue

Cetearyl Alcohol

Cetearyl Alcohol helps to soften the skin. In most cases, Cetearyl Alcohol is not drying or irritating like other types of alcohol. It also acts as an emollient and helps thicken a product.

Products used: Mend, Spotless, Scrub

Cetearyl Olivate

Cetearyl olivate is an oily, waxy ester of cetearyl alcohol and the fatty acids from olive oil. Combined with sorbitan olivate it forms a nonionic emulsifier that helps blend ingredients together in cosmetic formulas. It moisturises and softens the skin while giving products a smooth and luxurious feel.

Products used: Night Cream

Cetyl Alcohol

Derived from coconut, palm, Cetyl Alcohol helps to soften the skin. In most cases, Cetearyl Alcohol is not drying or irritating like other types of alcohol. It also acts as an emollient and helps thicken a product

Products used:  Renew, Scrub


Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower/Leaf Extract

Chamomilla recutita flower extract helps bind moisture to the skin. One of its components is a substance called bisabolol, which helps soften and makes skin more supple.

Products used: Cleanse

Citric Acid

Citric acid is derived from fruits, or via microbial fermentation, which is more common in skincare use. Citric Acid is used as an exfoliant and helps to brighten a dull complexion. It helps adjust the pH of a product and helps to keep products stable.

Products used: Mend, Spotless, Renew, Cleanse, Night Cream

Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil

Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil, or Lemon Oil, is an antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and is good for acne-prone skin. Lemon Oil is used in aromatherapy to uplift and stimulate the senses. It functions as a natural preservative in formulas.

Products used: Massage

Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil

Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, or Mandarin Oil, is the oil expressed from the peel of the mandarin, citrus nobilis, rutaceae. Mandarin Oil is rich in Vitamin C that helps reduce fine lines and wrinkles. It contains a flavonoid called hesperidin, which helps increase the quantities of collagen in the skin. Mandarin Oil also promotes cell growth that helps improve the skin tone and texture of the skin. It has anti-inflammatory properties which help reduce acne and clear the skin.

Products used: Relax Bath Salts

Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit) Peel Oil

Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, or Grapefruit Oil, is an essential oil expressed from the peel of the pink grapefruit. Limonene, a primary component of citrus oils, has antibacterial and antifungal properties and helps to detoxify and tighten the skin. It is a natural Alpha Hydroxy Acid used to promote smoother, younger looking skin.

Products used: Mend, Spotless

Citrus Reticulata (Tangerine) Leaf Oil

Citrus Reticulata (Tangerine) Leaf Oil, or Tangerine Oil, is an essential oil expressed from the rind of the mandarin orange/tangerine. Limonene, a primary component of citrus oils, has antibacterial and antifungal properties and helps to detoxify and tighten the skin. It is a natural Alpha Hydroxy Acid used to promote smoother, younger looking skin.

Products used: Massage

Cocamidopropyl Betaine

Cocamidopropyl betaine is a synthetic fatty acid made from coconuts. It is used to condition the skin and increase the foaming action of cleansing products and moderate the viscosity of liquids.

Products used: Cleanse


Coco glucoside is a surfactant, meaning it breaks surface tension in liquids, allowing things to become clean. Coco Glucoside is a mild, non-ionic alkyl polyglucoside (APG) surfactant made up of C8-C16 fatty alcohol glucoside from renewable raw materials such as coconut and fruit sugars.

Products used: Mend, Spotless, Cleanse

Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil

Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, or Coconut Oil, is a plant-derived fatty acid oil extracted from the rich white lining (or meat) of coconuts. It is an antimicrobial, so it helps fight the growth of bacteria.

Products used: Mend, Spotless, Target, Refresh Bath Salts, Massage, Renew, Night Cream

Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax

Is made from the Carnauba Leaves. It is the hardest natural wax with a high melting point and has high gloss finish making it a great wax choice for lip products. It is an emollient and great for thickening products.

Products used: Rescue

Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Seed Oil

Cucumber seed is a gorgeous oil packed with skin nourishing minerals, vitamin E, and phytosterols. Known for soothing redness and irritation with a cooling touch, reducing the appearance of acne and pore size, and lightening visible hyperpigmentation.

Products used: Renew

Cupressus Sempervirens (Cypress) Oil

Cupressus Sempervirens (Cypress) Oil, or Cypress Oil, is an essential oil made from the stems, twigs and leaves of the Cupressus Sempervirens tree. It's anti-fungal, anti-microbial, and anti-bacterial properties have been used to treat skin care issues. Cypress Oil helps heal cuts and wounds and treat bacteria that causes acne. Cypress Oil naturally draws toxins and impurities from the skin so it is perfect for anyone with skin conditions on the face or body.

Products used: Target, Refresh Bath Salts, Massage

Cymbopogon Schoenanthus (Lemongrass) Oil

Cymbopogon Schoenanthus (Lemongrass) Oil, or Lemongrass Oil, is an essential oil known for its purifying properties. Lemongrass Oil can help to detoxify the skin and leave it feeling clean and clear. Lemongrass Oil helps to reduce oiliness and can help prevent infection and heal wounds. Its soothing and calming properties can help with a peaceful night's rest.

Products used: Target


Dehydroacetic Acid

Dehydroacetic acid is an organic compound that is used as a preservative in natural cosmetics.

Products Used: Mend, Spotless



Ethylhexylglycerin is derived from vegetable glycerin. sourced from coconut or palm oil It functions as an emollient, an antimicrobial, and humectant in skin care. It is a natural preservative.

Products used: Cleanse

Eucalyptus Globulus (Eucalyptus) Leaf Oil

Eucalyptus Globulus (Eucalyptus) Leaf Oil, or Eucalyptus Oil, is a volatile oil obtained from the fresh leaves of Eucalyptusglobulus and other species of Eucalyptus. It has anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. Eucalyptus Oil is used as a skin-conditioning agent and acne-fighting ingredient. It heals, soothes, decongests and helps with the relief of headaches and allergies.

Products used: Mend, Recover Bath Salts

Eugenia Caryophyllus (Clove) Flower Oil

Eugenia Caryophyllus (Clove) Flower Oil, or Clove Oil, is extracted from the dried flower buds of Eugenia caryophyllus. It has been used for hundreds of years as a sedative. It helps to improve circulation and reduces the discomfort associated with tension headaches and pain.

Products used: Mend, Recover Bath Salts


Gaultheria Procumbens (Wintergreen) Leaf Oil

Gaultheria Procumbens (Wintergreen) Leaf Oil, or Wintergreen Oil, leaves are extracted from the wintergreen plant. It is distilled to obtain a pure product which consists almost entirely of methyl salicylate, a close relative of aspirin. Wintergreen Oil is often used as an anti-inflammatory and topical pain reliever. The oil’s fragrance is aromatic and herbaceous, reminiscent of medicinal plants and menthol.

Products used: Mend, Recover Bath Salts


Our vegetable glycerin is made from palm oils. It is used to help improve skin's smoothness, suppleness and protects from skin irritation. It can act as a skin barrier, protecting the skin from the elements including wind and cold.

Products used: Spotless, Renew, Cleanse, Night Cream


Glyceryl Stearate

Glyceryl Stearate is produced by reacting an excess of stearic acid with glycerin. Glyceryl Stearate is a fast-penetrating emollient that helps to create a protective barrier on the skin surface. It also slows the loss of water from the skin by forming a barrier on the skin's surface.

Products used: Scrub, Night Cream

Glycolic Acid

Glycolic acid is a water-soluble alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that is derived from sugar cane. It is one of the most well-known and widely used alpha-hydroxy acids in the skincare industry. It is used to exfoliate and shed dead skin cells. It stimulates collagen and minimizes fine lines and wrinkles

Products used: Spotless


Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil

Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, or Sunflower Oil, is made from pressing the seeds of the sunflower. The oil contains beneficial fatty acids that the skin can use, including oleic, palmitic, stearic, and a small amount of omega-3 linolenic acid. It is rich in antioxidants and hydrates the skin. The benefits also include gentle, calming properties and the ability to soothe the skin.

Purely Active: Mend, Spotless, Target, Massage

Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer

Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer is a gelling agent that thickens, emulsifies, and stabilizes products and solutions. It is very easy to use in liquid form and provides a sensation of freshness followed by a melting effect on contact with the skin.

Products used: Renew


Juniperus Mexicana (Cedarwood) Oil

Juniperus Mexicana (Cedarwood) Oil, or Texas Cedarwood Oil, is produced from the Texas Cedar (Juniperus mexicana) which is actually a species of juniper native to Mexico and the southern United States. When used on the skin, it helps soothe irritation, inflammation, redness, and itchiness, as well as dryness that leads to cracking, peeling, or blistering.

Products used: Relax Bath Salts


L - Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)

L-ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is found in citrus fruits, tomatoes, and green vegetables. It is a highly potent form of vitamin C that helps provide visible anti-aging benefits.

Products used: Renew

Lactic Acid

Lactic acid is one of the more gentle alpha hydroxy acids. It is used in skin care to exfoliate the skin, lighten hyperpigmentation, hydrate and improve the look and texture of the skin. Lactic Acid speeds up cell turnover and stimulates cell renewal.

Products used: Mend, Spotless

Lactobacillus Ferment

One of the good bacterias Lactobacillus Ferment acts as a natural broad-spectrum antimicrobial by acidifying the environment and producing antimicrobial peptides called bacteriocins. Additionally, it lends nutritive skin conditioning benefits to personal care formulations. It is used as a preservative.

Products used: Spotless, Night Cream

Lauryl Glucoside

Lauryl glucoside is derived from coconut. It is a surfactant, meaning it breaks surface tension in liquids, allowing things to become clean.

Products used: Cleanse

Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil

Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, or Lavender Oil, is one of the most popular and versatile essential oils used in aromatherapy. Distilled from the plant Lavandula angustifolia, the oil promotes relaxation and helps alleviate anxiety, fungal infections, allergies, depression, insomnia, eczema, nausea, and menstrual cramps.

Products used: Mend, Target, Recover Bath Salts, Refresh Bath Salts, Relax Bath Salts, Massage

Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate

Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate is created by fermenting Raphanus sativus (radish) roots with the microorganism, Leuconostoc. It is an antimicrobial preservative used as an alternative to potentially harmful preservatives in cosmetics and skincare.

Products used: Renew, Night Cream

Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil

An extract of the seeds of the white flowering meadowfoam plant. It moisturizes without leaving a greasy feeling. It contains 98% long chain fatty acids which gives it one of the highest stabilities of a vegetable oil. It helps to protect the skin from the sun's UV rays.

Products used: Rescue

Linum Usitatissmum (Flax) Seed Oil

Linum Usitastissimum (Flax) Seed Oil, or Flaxseed Oil, comes from flax seeds that have been ground and pressed to release their oil. It's a significant plant source of omega fatty acids, primarily an omega-3 fatty acid (linolenic acid) that's been shown to have a soothing effect on skin.

Products used: Massage


Magnesium Sulfate 

Magnesium Sulfate is a naturally occurring mineral epsomite that is important for many systems in the body, especially the muscles and nerves. It can be used to help exfoliate the skin, relieve sore muscles, and balance the skin's natural oils.

Products used:  Recover Bath Salts, Refresh Bath Salts, Relax Bath Salts

Mangifera Indica Kernel (Mango Butter) Fat

Mangifera Indica Kernel (Mango Butter) Fat, also known as Mango Oil, Mango Fat, or Mango Butter, is a seed oil extracted from the stone of the mango, the fruit of the Mangifera indica tree. Mango Butter contains Vitamin A, which stimulates the skin's natural rejuvenation process. It also contains Oleic Acid, Stearic Acid, Palmitic Acid, Linoleic Acid, Arachidic Acid, and Vitamins C and E.

Products used: Mend

Meadowfoam Seed Oil

Extracted from the seeds of the white, flowering meadowfoam plant, Limnanthes alba. It acts as an emollient and creates a protective barrier on the skin to lock in moisture. It contains 98% long-chain fatty acids which gives it one of the highest stabilities of any vegetable oil and a long shelf life without losing the effectiveness.

Products used: Rescue

Mentha Arvensis (Cornmint) Oil

Mentha Arvensis (Cornmint) Oil, or Cornmint Oil, is an essential oil with a high menthol content. It contains the terpenes limonene and pinene, which are both antioxidants and anti-inflammatories. Cornmint's refreshing aroma can awaken the senses and energize the skin. Its cooling touch works great in blends for muscles, joints and pain.

Products used: Mend, Recover Bath Salts

Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil

Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil, or Peppermint Oil, has a variety of therapeutic properties when used topically. It helps improve mental function and reduce stress. It also helps to reduce the pain from headaches, muscle aches, joint pain and itching.

Products used: Ease, Mend, Recover Bath Salts


Oreganum Vulgare (Oregano) Leaf Oil

Oreganum Vulgare (Oregano) Leaf Oil, or Oregano Oil, is higher in antioxidants than most fruits and vegetables. It is packed with powerful compounds called phenols. Oregano Oil contains the phenol Carvacrol, which is a natural antibiotic. Oregano Oil may also help with inflammation, pain, and other skin conditions.

Products used: Mend

Origanum Majorana (Marjoram) Leaf Oil

Origanum Majorana (Marjoram) Leaf Oil, or Marjoram Oil, is an essential oil that is steam distilled from flowers and leaves of the Origanum majorana plant. It is known to help reduce the pain associated with inflammation, PMS, overexertion of muscles, and headaches. Marjoram Oil is also known to help relieve spasms in muscles and the intestines.

Products used: Mend, Target, Recover Bath Salts, Refresh Bath Salts, Massage

Oryza Sativa (Rice) Starch

Oryza Sativa (Rice) Starch, or Rice Starch, is a fine powder derived from Oryza Sativa. Starches are often used as natural talc substitutes due to their excellent absorption capabilities. When applied to the skin, Rice Starch produces a soft, mattifying effect and may also help minimize the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and blemishes.

Products used: Scrub


Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5

Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5 is a chain of amino acids and palm oil. It has the ability to penetrate deep into the dermis to stimulate collagen synthesis. It firms our skin and reduces the appearance of wrinkles and fine-lines. Studies suggest that it has the ability to communicate with skin cells and prevent toxins from penetrating cells and harming the skin. It is an anti-aging peptide.

Products used: Renew, Night Cream

Panax Ginseng (Ginseng) Root Extract

Panax Ginseng (Ginseng) Root Extract, or Ginseng Extract, is derived from the Ginseng Root. It is a popular herbal supplement said to help with all kinds of issues—from enhancing memory and physical stamina to defending against illnesses. When applied to skin, ginseng root delivers numerous antioxidant compounds and is a decent source of B vitamins. Research has also shown that topical application of ginseng root boosts skin hydration, diminishes rough texture, helps fade uneven skin tone, and helps visibly improve wrinkles by working within skin to bolster its natural firmness.

Products used: Night Cream

PEG-100 Stearate

PEG-100 Stearate is a soft waxy substance used in moisturizers, conditioners, shampoos, cleansers, and soap-free detergents. The emulsifying characteristic of PEG-100 Stearate also helps to lift oil and dirt from the skin so that it can be rinsed away, making it a staple addition to cleansers and body washes.

Products used: Night Cream

Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil

Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, or Avocado Oil, is the oil extracted from avocados. It is an excellent source of skin-replenishing fatty acids, including omega-3 fa, linolenic acid, omega-6 linoleic acid, oleic acid, and beta sitosterol. Avocado Oil contains Vitamin E, potassium, lecithin, and many other nutrients that are known to nourish and moisturize the skin.

Products used: Target, Massage


Phenoxyethanol is a germicidal and germistatic glycol ether, phenol ether, and aromatic alcohol commonly used in skincare as a preservative. *Our products that contain phenoxyethanol have very trace amounts.

Products used: Mend, Spotless, Renew, Night Cream

Phenyl Ethyl Alcohol

Occurs naturally in the environment. It is produced by microorganisms, plants and animals. Phenyl Ethyl Alcohol is used in the formulation of eye area makeup, makeup products, skin care products, shampoos and perfumes and colognes. Phenyl Ethyl Alcohol is an anti-microbial and prevents or retards bacterial growth. It is a preservative.

Products used: Cleanse


Made up of 2 fatty acids, a phosphate group and a glycerol molecule. Phospholipids provide a barrier for the skin; it hydrates and assists the skin for repair. It is a type of lipid molecule that is the main component of the cell membrane.

Products used: Renew

Potassium Sorbate

Potassium sorbate is a mild preservative that is used in skincare, cosmetics, and body care formulations. It is used to extend the shelf-life of your products by preventing the growth of bacteria, fungi, and molds. It is also used as an alternative to parabens. Potassium sorbate is the potassium salt of sorbic acid.

Products used: Renew, Cleanse, Night Cream


Propanediol is derived from corn. It works as a humectant (moisture retaining), solvent (ability to dissolve) and emollient (softener) in skin care products.

Products used: Renew, Night Cream

Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil

Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, or Sweet Almond Oil, is the oil extracted from the fruit. Packed with antioxidants and fatty acids, Sweet Almond Oil penetrates deeply into the skin to moisturize and provide nourishment. It is rich in Vitamin A and is known to help with acne. Sweet Almond Oil helps maintain hydration, stimulates skin cell production, and reduces signs of aging.

Products used: Target, Massage

Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil

Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, or Apricot Oil, comes from the kernel seed of the Prunus Armeniaca fruit. It contains nourishing fatty acids (mostly oleic acid 54-74%, linoleic acid 12-35%). It is high in Gamma Linoleic Acid, which enables the skin to maintain moisture. It has Vitamins A & E, which protect the skin from environmental damage, stimulate the production of collagen and help with cell regeneration. Apricot Oil also improves skin's elasticity and restores the integrity of the skin's lipid barrier.

Products used: Mend, Spotless

Punica Granatum (Pomegranate) Seed Oil

Punica Granatum (Pomegranate) Seed Oil, or Pomegranate Oil, is a valuable fruit oil derived from the Pomegranate fruit. It is rich in vitamins C and K, and also in polyphenols. It has the ability to screen or absorb ultraviolet light protecting the skin from damaging UV rays. It is an antioxidant that has anti-inflammatory and anti-aging properties.

Products used: Renew


Quillaja Saponaria (Soap Bark) Extract

Quillaja Saponaria (Soap Bark) Extract, or Soap Bark Extract, is made from the logs and bark of the soap bark tree. It contains a good amount of saponins, which have cleansing and water-binding properties.

Products used: Spotless


Rosa Canina Fruit Extract

Rosa Canina Seed Extract is an extract of the seeds of the wild rose, also known as dog rose or rosa canina. Vitamins in the wild rose extract help the body to heal itself from deep within. It is beneficial in lessening the swelling and the redness that occurs from scarring.

Products used: Rescue

Rosa Damascena (Rose Otto) Flower Distillate

Rosa Damascena (Rose Otto) Flower Distillate, or Rose Water, is a substance that comes from the flowers of the Damask Rose. In general, flower waters (also called hydrosols) are diluted versions of essential oils coming from the same plant. They contain the same components but in much-reduced concentrations. Similar to its big sister, rose oil, Rose Water also has a lovely, relaxing scent. It contains some antioxidant and antimicrobial compounds, as well as some fragrant components.

Products used: Rescue

Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil

Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil, or Rosemary Oil, is derived from Rosmarinus officinalis. It helps to reduce pain, inflammation, stress and anxiety, and increases circulation. Rosemary Oil has antimicrobial properties that help with acne, dermatitis and eczema. It also helps boost the immune system.

Products used: Mend, Recover Bath Salts

Royal Jelly

Royal Jelly is collected from the honeycomb of the queen bee. It is an anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and an antioxidant. It boosts collagen and helps to protect the skin from the effects of UV light.

Products used: Rescue


Salicylic Acid

Salicylic Acid is a natural beta hydroxy acid that exfoliates the skin and helps fight acne. By removing dead skin cells and bacteria, Salicylic Acid keeps the skin clean and clear.

Products used: Spotless, Cleanse, Scrub, Rescue

Salvia Officinalis (Sage Dalmatian) Oil

Salvia officinalis (Sage Dalmatian) Oil, or Sage Dalmatian Oil, is derived from Salvia officinalis, or Sage. It helps eliminate toxins, diminishes the appearance of blemishes, and soothes skin irritation.

Products used: Mend, Recover Bath Salts

Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil

Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil, or Sesame Oil, is an oil extracted from sesame seeds. It has powerful anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, and anti-fungal properties. Sesame Oil can penetrate deep into the skin creating a detoxifying effect leaving the skin feeling warm and fresh. The presence of fatty acids makes it a great moisturizer, helping to keep the skin supple and soft. High in Vitamins A & E, Sesame Oil contains essential nutrients for cell repair.

Products used: Mend, Target, Massage

Silver Dihydrogen Citrate

a natural antimicrobial, citric acid (and) silver citrate is a preservative system based on a stabilised silver complex, effective against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria as well as against yeasts and moulds.

Products used: Renew

Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil

Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, or Jojoba Oil, is an oil extracted from a wild shrub. It is a light, less-greasy oil that penetrates deeply into the skin. It contains Vitamin E & B, which help repair the skin and prevent the breakdown of collagen. Jojoba Oil also contains minerals like chromium, copper, and zinc which nourish and protect the skin. It has anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant properties.

Products used: Target, Massage, Rescue

Sodium Benzoate

Sodium benzoate does not occur naturally but is found in plants, cinnamon, cloves, tomatoes, berries, plums, apples and cranberries. It acts as a corrosion inhibitor, fragrance ingredient, and preservative. It is an anti-fungal agent and has some effectiveness against bacteria.

Products used: Cleanse, Night Cream

Sodium Chloride

Sodium Chloride is the chemical name for salt. It is processed from salt mines and by the evaporation of the sea water and mineral-rich spring water in shallow pools. It helps to replenish minerals in the skin and lock in hydration. Salt has cleansing and antiseptic properties which help eliminate harmful toxins.

Products used:  Recover Bath Salts, Refresh Bath Salts, Relax Bath Salts

Sodium Hyaluronate

Sodium hyaluronate is a water soluble salt that is derived from hyaluronic acid and occurs naturally in the body. When applied topically, it attracts moisture in skin cells. This reduces dryness and flaking by increasing skin hydration. Compared to high molecular weight HA, sodium hyaluronate can provide a greater hydrating effect.

Products used: Renew, Night Cream

Sodium Lauroyl Methyl Isethionate

Derived from coconuts, it is a mild surfactant considered to be the safest on the market. It is sulfate-free.

Products used: Cleanse

Sodium Methyl Oleoyl Taurate

Derived from the fatty acids of coconut. It is a gentle foaming agent for sensitive skin. It is used in sulfate-free cleansers.

Products used: Cleanse

Sorbic Acid

It was first isolated from the unripe berries of the Sorbus aucuparia. It is an antimicrobial and functions as a preservative.

Products used: Cleanse


Squalane is derived from olives. It is a very effective emollient and natural antioxidant. It can help reduce wrinkles, eliminate scars, reverse UV damage, lighten freckles and erase skin pigmentation, all while fighting free radicals.

Products used: Cleanse

Stearic Acid

It is a fatty acid found in plant fats. It is an emollient and a surfactant and helps to protect the skin's surface against water loss.

Products used: Scrub


Sulfur is a nonmetallic chemical element which occurs naturally in volcanic areas and found in underground deposits. Sulphur helps dry out the surface of the skin to help absorb excess oil on the skin.

Products used: Spotless


Tapioca Starch

Tapioca Starch is a natural thickener and texture enhancer derived from the roots of the Manihot esculenta (Cassava) shrub. It consists primarily of amylose and amylopectin, both components of starch and what gives tapioca its thickening properties. In cosmetics, tapioca starch can also serve to stabilize emulsions, create gel textures, and aid in the delivery of key ingredients to skin.

Products used: Scrub

Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate (Vitamin C)

Tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate, or Vitamin C, helps to gently reduce the appearance of dark spots and uneven skin tones while improving the overall look of your complexion. It's also not drying to skin when incorporated into a moisturizing face oil.

Products used: Night Cream

THC Free Phytocannabinoid Rich Hemp Oil

THC Free Phytocannabinoid Rich Hemp Oil, or CBD Oil, is the cornerstone ingredient in all of our Purely Active products. Our CBD Oil comes from hemp plants in the United States and contains ZERO traces of THC. CBD is a hyper-powerful ingredient that has benefits including, but not limited to, pain relief, sleep relief, anxiety and stress relief, acne treatment, and skin ailment treatment.

Products used: Ease, Recover Bath Salts, Refresh Bath Salts, Relax Bath Salts


Tocopherol (Vitamin E)

Tocopherol, or Vitamin E, is the purest form of vitamin E. This powerful antioxidant is sourced naturally from a variety of foods including rice bran and vegetable oils. Vitamin E plays an important role in neutralizing free radicals, moisturizing skin, and improving the appearance. It makes up 96% of the skin's natural antioxidant defense. Although it may not be as stable as Tocopheryl Acetate, it is more bioavailable.

Products used: Mend, Spotless, Target, Massage




Tripeptide-29 is a synthetic, highly purified peptide consisting of amino acids glycine and proline plus amino acid derivative hydroxyproline. Applied to skin, it’s been shown to strengthen skin’s supportive elements. This improves uneven texture and the look of fine lines and also helps reverse a dehydrated appearance.

Products used: Night Cream


Vitis Vinifera (Grapeseed) Oil

Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil, or Grape Seed Oil, is a light oil suitable for the care of acne, oily and combination skin. It is high in linoleic acid, also known as omega-6 fatty acid, which helps to fortify the skin's barrier and smooth and soften skin. It also helps to reduce water loss from the skin and replenish lipids that have been lost.

Products used: Renew


Xanthan Gum

Xanthan gum is created when sugar is fermented by the bacteria, Xanthomonas campestris. It is an effective thickening agent and stabilizer to prevent ingredients from separating.

Products used: Mend, Spotless, Scrub


Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root Oil

Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root Oil, or Ginger Oil, is an essential oil extracted from the unpeeled, dried, ground root of the zingiber officinale root. Ginger essential oil is stimulating and warming. It helps to reduce stress, anxiety, and fatigue. It helps to reduce redness, eliminate bacteria and inhibits the signs of skin damage. It is an antioxidant and an anti-inflammatory.

Products used:  Mend, Recover Bath Salts