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"/blogs/ingredients/natural-flavor" }, { "id": "557072318643", "handle": "ingredients/polyquaternium-11", "title": "Polyquaternium-11", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-11 13:08:45 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:50 -0500", "excerpt": "\u003cdiv class=\"page\" title=\"Page 62\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"section\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"layoutArea\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"column\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003ePolyquaternium-11\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "image": { "id": "103424622771", "alt": "Polyquaternium-11", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/polyquaternium11-ingredients_9f436003-73d4-4cf5-bbfb-d9e01aed8f21_500x.png?v=1629330362" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Forms flexible, heat-resistant films.", "function": "A polymer that forms a flexible film", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A polymer that forms a flexible film", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Synthetic", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/polyquaternium-11" }, { "id": "557071925427", "handle": "ingredients/pentaerythrityl-tetra-di-t-butyl-hydroxyhydrocinnamate", "title": "Pentaerythrityl Tetra-di-t-butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-11 12:12:41 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:50 -0500", "excerpt": "\u003cdiv class=\"page\" title=\"Page 60\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"section\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"layoutArea\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"column\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003ePentaerythrityl Tetra-di-t-butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "image": { "id": "103425015987", "alt": "Pentaerythrityl Tetra-di-t-butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/pentaerythrityl-tetra-di-t-butyl-hydroxyhydrocinnamate-ingredients_500x.png?v=1629332424" }, "metafields": { "benefit": null, "function": null, "ewg_ranking": "", "function": null, "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/pentaerythrityl-tetra-di-t-butyl-hydroxyhydrocinnamate" }, { "id": "557071827123", "handle": "ingredients/sodium-phosphate", "title": "Sodium Phosphate", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-11 12:10:37 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:50 -0500", "excerpt": "\u003cdiv class=\"page\" title=\"Page 60\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"section\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"layoutArea\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"column\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eSodium Phosphate\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "image": { "id": "103424950451", "alt": "Sodium Phosphate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/sodium-phosphate-ingredients_500x.png?v=1629331840" }, "metafields": { "benefit": null, "function": null, "ewg_ranking": "", "function": null, "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sodium-phosphate" }, { "id": "557071728819", "handle": "ingredients/alcohol-1", "title": "Alcohol", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-11 11:49:55 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:50 -0500", "excerpt": "\u003cspan\u003eAlcohol\u003c\/span\u003e", "image": { "id": "103171227827", "alt": "Alcohol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Brassicyl_Isoleucinate_Esylate_520x500_84713cfb-8ba5-470e-b5b5-0f381352d9b5_500x.jpg?v=1628700596" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Has antibacterial properties, good for purifying personal environments as it evaporates faster than water.", "function": "Derived from the fermentation of certified organic non-GMO corn. Used as a solvent for oils. Ours is denatured with certified organic bergamot bergaptene-free essential oil.", "ewg_ranking": "3", "function": "Derived from the fermentation of certified organic non-GMO corn. Used as a solvent for oils. Ours is denatured with certified organic bergamot bergaptene-free essential oil.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Alcohol" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/alcohol-1" }, { "id": "556996591795", "handle": "ingredients/vetiver-root-extract-eo", "title": "Vetiver Root Extract EO", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-06 11:33:12 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:50 -0500", "excerpt": "\u003cdiv class=\"page\" title=\"Page 58\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"section\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"layoutArea\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"column\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eVetiveria Zizanoides (Vetiver) Root Oil\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "image": { "id": "103424655539", "alt": "Vetiver Root Extract EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/vetvier-root-ingredients_500x.png?v=1629330488" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Known for:General and circulatory tonic, Tonic for arteries and veins, Strengthens circulation and weakened immune system, Endocrine stimulant\nParts Used: Roots\nNote Classification: Middle-base. Calming.\nAroma: Woody; earthy-woody, with earthy weedy wet impression and sweet undertone\nBlends Well With: Cassie, clary sage, jasmine, lavender, mimosa, oakmoss, opopanax, patchouli, sandalwood, ylang-ylang\nSafety Data: Non Irritating, non sensitizing; low toxicity potential\n", "function": "An earthy, mysterious essence that’s literally woven in Asian life, from mat to roof.\nIncredibly relaxing, this grass-born oil can literally cool the mind and body. Soothing to the nervous soul and system, it is common in oriental perfumes and aromatic products. That’s a measure of its universality. \n", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "An earthy, mysterious essence that’s literally woven in Asian life, from mat to roof.\nIncredibly relaxing, this grass-born oil can literally cool the mind and body. Soothing to the nervous soul and system, it is common in oriental perfumes and aromatic products. That’s a measure of its universality. \n", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/vetiver-root-extract-eo" }, { "id": "556996559027", "handle": "ingredients/may-chang-eo", "title": "May Chang EO", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-06 11:29:41 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:50 -0500", "excerpt": "\u003cdiv class=\"page\" title=\"Page 58\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"section\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"layoutArea\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"column\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eLitsea Cubeba (May Chang) Fruit Oil\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "image": { "id": "103217135795", "alt": "May Chang EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Litsea_Cubeba_EO_520x500_4c00e5cf-5472-47b0-9d7e-9cb0c31d1580_500x.jpg?v=1628874296" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Known for:Uplifting, regenerative, anxiety, fatigue.\nParts Used: Fruit. \nNote Classification: Top. \nAroma: Heavy, sweet citrus, fresh-fruity lemony odor\nBlends Well With: Basil, bay, black pepper, cardamom, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, coriander, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, juniper, marjoram, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, petitgrain, rosemary, sandalwood, tea tree, thyme, vetiver, ylang ylang.\nSafety Data: Generally safe", "function": "The oil is mostly used in the fragrance industry. The root and stem of the plant are used in Chinese medicine. The name cubeba is given to this plant because the small round fruits resemble those on the climbing shrub piper cubeba, a native plant of Java. You may also see Litsea cubeba under the names May Chang or mountain pepper.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "The oil is mostly used in the fragrance industry. The root and stem of the plant are used in Chinese medicine. The name cubeba is given to this plant because the small round fruits resemble those on the climbing shrub piper cubeba, a native plant of Java. You may also see Litsea cubeba under the names May Chang or mountain pepper.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/may-chang-eo" }, { "id": "556993151155", "handle": "ingredients/sodium-methyl-oleoyl-taurate", "title": "Sodium Methyl Oleoyl Taurate", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-05 17:27:37 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:50 -0500", "excerpt": "Sodium Methyl Oleoyl Taurate", "image": { "id": "102994641075", "alt": "Sodium Methyl Oleoyl Taurate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/sodium-methyl-oleoyl-taurate-ingredients_500x.png?v=1628202457" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Combined with other ingredients to form a sulfate-free surfactant blend with dense creamy lather.", "function": "A mild coconut derived surfactant.", "ewg_ranking": "", "function": "A mild coconut derived surfactant.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Semi-Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sodium-methyl-oleoyl-taurate" }, { "id": "557078479027", "handle": "ingredients/zinc-sulfate", "title": "Zinc Sulfate", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-12 14:14:01 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:49 -0500", "excerpt": "\u003cdiv class=\"page\" title=\"Page 72\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"section\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"layoutArea\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"column\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eZinc Sulfate\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "image": { "id": "103424688307", "alt": "Zinc Sulfate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/zinc-sulfate-ingredients_500x.png?v=1629330708" }, "metafields": { "benefit": null, "function": null, "ewg_ranking": "", "function": null, "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/zinc-sulfate" }, { "id": "557078020275", "handle": "ingredients/isoeugenol", "title": "Isoeugenol", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-12 12:24:20 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:49 -0500", "excerpt": "Isoeugenol", "image": { "id": "103424721075", "alt": "Isoeugenol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/isoeugenol-ingredients_500x.png?v=1629330862" }, "metafields": { "benefit": null, "function": null, "ewg_ranking": "", "function": null, "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/isoeugenol" }, { "id": "557077561523", "handle": "ingredients/styrax-benzoin-gum", "title": "Styrax Benzoin Gum", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-12 11:32:07 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:49 -0500", "excerpt": "\u003cdiv class=\"page\" title=\"Page 82\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"section\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"layoutArea\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"column\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eStyrax Benzoin Gum\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "image": { "id": "103424786611", "alt": "Styrax Benzoin Gum", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/styrax-benzoin-gum-ingredients_500x.png?v=1629330996" }, "metafields": { "benefit": null, "function": null, "ewg_ranking": "", "function": null, "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/styrax-benzoin-gum" }, { "id": "557077070003", "handle": "ingredients/sodium-anisate", "title": "Sodium Anisate", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-12 10:56:34 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:49 -0500", "excerpt": "\u003cdiv class=\"page\" title=\"Page 80\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"section\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"layoutArea\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"column\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eSodium Anisate\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "image": { "id": "103424852147", "alt": "Sodium Anisate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/sodium-anisate-ingredients_500x.png?v=1629331286" }, "metafields": { "benefit": null, "function": null, "ewg_ranking": "", "function": null, "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sodium-anisate" }, { "id": "557077037235", "handle": "ingredients/glyceryl-caprylate", "title": "Glyceryl Caprylate", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-12 10:55:03 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:49 -0500", "excerpt": "\u003cdiv class=\"page\" title=\"Page 80\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"section\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"layoutArea\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"column\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eGlyceryl Caprylate\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "image": { "id": "103424884915", "alt": "Glyceryl Caprylate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/glyceryl-caprylate-ingredients_500x.png?v=1629331413" }, "metafields": { "benefit": null, "function": null, "ewg_ranking": "", "function": null, "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/glyceryl-caprylate" }, { "id": "556975620275", "handle": "ingredients/phospholipids", "title": "Phospholipids", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-03 11:21:50 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:42 -0500", "excerpt": "Phospholipids", "image": { "id": "102993232051", "alt": "Phospholipids", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/phospholipids-ingredients_500x.png?v=1628197417" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Moisturizing.", "function": "Soy-derived lipid.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Soy-derived lipid.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/phospholipids" }, { "id": "556975554739", "handle": "ingredients/methacryloyl-ethyl-betaine-acrylates-copolymer", "title": "Methacryloyl Ethyl Betaine/Acrylates Copolymer", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-03 11:19:59 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:42 -0500", "excerpt": "Methacryloyl Ethyl Betaine\/Acrylates Copolymer", "image": { "id": "102993035443", "alt": "Methacryloyl Ethyl Betaine/Acrylates Copolymer", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/methacryloyl-ingredients_500x.png?v=1628196568" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Forms a film.", "function": "A polymer that forms a flexible film.", "ewg_ranking": "", "function": "A polymer that forms a flexible film.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Synthetic", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/methacryloyl-ethyl-betaine-acrylates-copolymer" }, { "id": "556976079027", "handle": "ingredients/propanediol", "title": "Propanediol", "author": "Jared Bronz", "content": "", "created_at": "2021-08-03 11:39:25 -0500", "published_at": "2021-09-02 15:05:41 -0500", "excerpt": "", "image": { "id": "102994280627", "alt": "Propanediol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/propanediol-ingredients_500x.png?v=1628201267" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Plant-based fermentation. It has many uses: humectant, preservative booster, emollient, solvent, viscosity enhancer. 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Oil from the pulp of avocado.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/avocado-oil" }, { "id": "386741370957", "handle": "ingredients/acacia-gum", "title": "Acacia Gum", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:56:17 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-28 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Acacia Senegal Gum", "image": { "id": "33262370893", "alt": "Acacia Gum", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Acacia_Gum_500x.jpg?v=1599093418" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Gum which thickens and reduces the surface tension of liquids, making it feel excellent on both hair and skin. Especially useful in hair spray as film former.", "function": "Edible hardened sap of the acacia tree.", "ewg_ranking": "2-3", "function": "Edible hardened sap of the acacia tree.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/acacia-gum" }, { "id": "386741338189", "handle": "ingredients/acai", "title": "Acai", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:56:16 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-27 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Euterpe Oleracea (Acai) Fruit Oil or Euterpe Oleracea (Acai) Fruit Butter", "image": { "id": "33262403661", "alt": "Acai", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Acai_c6a27a14-82c3-4e9a-8a98-536f32b55760_500x.jpg?v=1599093442" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Deeply hydrating to skin and hair due to beneficial omegas. Antioxidants preserve connective tissues like collagen.", "function": "Oil expressed from the Acai berry. Extremely high in antioxidants, anthocyanins, vitamins and minerals. (Vitamin C, B1, B2, B3, iron, potassium and calcium).", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Oil expressed from the Acai berry. Extremely high in antioxidants, anthocyanins, vitamins and minerals. (Vitamin C, B1, B2, B3, iron, potassium and calcium).", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/acai" }, { "id": "386741272653", "handle": "ingredients/agave", "title": "Agave", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:56:12 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-25 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Agave Americana Leaf Extract", "image": { "id": "33255948365", "alt": "Agave", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Agave_500x.jpg?v=1599082880" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Traditionally used by Aztecs to treat wounds. Thought to be immune-boosting and helpful in blood sugar regulation.", "function": "A natural sweetener derived from the agave plant. Used as an alternative to sugar, it has a low glycemic index.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A natural sweetener derived from the agave plant. Used as an alternative to sugar, it has a low glycemic index.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/agave" }, { "id": "386741239885", "handle": "ingredients/alcohol", "title": "Alcohol Denat.", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:56:11 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-24 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Alcohol Denat. (Grain Alcohol) or Alcohol", "image": { "id": "33255981133", "alt": "Alcohol Denat.", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Alcohol_500x.jpg?v=1599082894" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Has antibacterial properties, good for purifying personal environments as it evaporates faster than water.", "function": "Derived from the fermentation of certified organic non-GMO corn. Used as a solvent for oils. Ours is denatured with certified organic bergamot bergaptene-free essential oil.", "ewg_ranking": "3", "function": "Derived from the fermentation of certified organic non-GMO corn. Used as a solvent for oils. Ours is denatured with certified organic bergamot bergaptene-free essential oil.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|Denatured with Bergamot Essential Oil", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Alcohol" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/alcohol" }, { "id": "386741207117", "handle": "ingredients/allspice-berries-co2", "title": "Allspice Berries CO2", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:56:09 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-23 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Pimenta Officinalis (Allspice) Fruit Extract", "image": { "id": "33256013901", "alt": "Allspice Berries CO2", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/AllspiceBerries_500x.jpg?v=1599082918" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*antioxidant, antiseptic, carminative, stimulant, tonic.\nParts Used: Berries. \nNote Classification: Middle.\nAroma: Fresh, warm, spicy, sweet.\nBlends Well With: black pepper, cistus, coriander, geranium, ginger, lavender, neroli, opopanax, patchouli, ylang ylang.\nSafety Data: irritating to mucous membranes, use in low dilutions.", "function": "The term \"allspice\" refers to its aroma that resembles a blend of cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, and black pepper. This powerful sweet-spicy odor is popular in men’s cologne and is a beautiful middle note when used in perfumes.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "The term \"allspice\" refers to its aroma that resembles a blend of cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, and black pepper. This powerful sweet-spicy odor is popular in men’s cologne and is a beautiful middle note when used in perfumes.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/allspice-berries-co2" }, { "id": "386741174349", "handle": "ingredients/aloe-juice", "title": "Aloe Juice", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:56:07 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-22 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "\u003cdiv class=\"page\" title=\"Page 36\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"section\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"layoutArea\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"column\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eAloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice Powder\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "image": { "id": "33256079437", "alt": "Aloe Juice", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Aloe_500x.jpg?v=1599083124" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Cools, calms and aids the body. Can be applied topically or consumed orally. Traditionally used to accelerate and aid in the healing of skin. Light film former which helps in the styling of hair.", "function": "Extract from a desert-growing succulent plant; beneficial vitamins, minerals, enzymes, amino acids and natural sugars, all of which are known to reduce inflammation.", "ewg_ranking": "1-3", "function": "Extract from a desert-growing succulent plant; beneficial vitamins, minerals, enzymes, amino acids and natural sugars, all of which are known to reduce inflammation.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/aloe-juice" }, { "id": "386741076045", "handle": "ingredients/apple-juice", "title": "Apple Juice", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:56:02 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-19 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Pyrus Malus (Apple) Juice", "image": { "id": "103599767731", "alt": "Apple Juice", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/apple-juice-ingredients_500x.png?v=1629817648" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Has a variety of essential nutrients and vitamins that aid in immunity.", "function": "Juice from the pressing of apples. Nutritionally high in vitamin C and polyphenols (antioxidants).", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Juice from the pressing of apples. Nutritionally high in vitamin C and polyphenols (antioxidants).", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/apple-juice" }, { "id": "386741043277", "handle": "ingredients/apricot-kernel-oil", "title": "Apricot Kernel Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:56:00 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-18 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil", "image": { "id": "33256210509", "alt": "Apricot Kernel Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Apricot_500x.jpg?v=1599083572" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Used to improve scalp condition, condition hair and nourish skin.", "function": "Extracted from the kernel (pit) of an apricot, it contains oleic fatty acid (monounsaturated Omega-9) and Linoleic fatty acid (unsaturated Omega-6).", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Extracted from the kernel (pit) of an apricot, it contains oleic fatty acid (monounsaturated Omega-9) and Linoleic fatty acid (unsaturated Omega-6).", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/apricot-kernel-oil" }, { "id": "386741010509", "handle": "ingredients/argan-oil", "title": "Argan Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:58 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-17 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Argania Spinosa (Argan) Kernel Oil", "image": { "id": "33256243277", "alt": "Argan Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Argan_500x.jpg?v=1599083822" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Protects skin and hair from dryness - essential fatty acids provide nutrition to the body. Some research indicates it may be a treatment for psoriasis and may reduce sebum production on skin.", "function": "Oil produced from the crushing of the kernels of the argan tree fruit. Contains more than 70% Oleic and linoleic acids. Rich in Vitamin E, phenols and carotenes.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Oil produced from the crushing of the kernels of the argan tree fruit. Contains more than 70% Oleic and linoleic acids. Rich in Vitamin E, phenols and carotenes.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/argan-oil" }, { "id": "386740944973", "handle": "ingredients/baobab-protein", "title": "Baobab Protein", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:55 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-15 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Hydrolyzed Adansonia Digitata (Baobab) Seed Protein", "image": { "id": "33256308813", "alt": "Baobab Protein", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Baobab_500x.jpg?v=1599083842" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "An emollient that targets anti-aging for hair care helping to repair damage, increase strength, moisturize and nourish strands.", "function": "A protein derived from the seeds of the African Baobab tree.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A protein derived from the seeds of the African Baobab tree.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/baobab-protein" }, { "id": "386740912205", "handle": "ingredients/basil-ct-linalool-eo", "title": "Basil Ct Linalool EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:54 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-14 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Oil", "image": { "id": "33256341581", "alt": "Basil Ct Linalool EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Basil_Ct_Linalool_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599083853" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*liberating, clearing, strengthening and uplifting.\nParts Used: Flowering plant.\nNote Classification: Top.\nAroma: Fresh, warm, spicy, herbaceous. \nBlends Well With: bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, fennel, ginger, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, marjoram, and neroli.\nSafety Data: low risk weak skin sensitizer.", "function": "Basil is a sacred plant in India, and used in ayurvedic medicine. It has been used as a strewing herb to reduce odors, and has many aromatherapy applications. Indian basil is the Linalool type with a light, fresh sweet-spicy aroma and balsamic undertone.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Basil is a sacred plant in India, and used in ayurvedic medicine. It has been used as a strewing herb to reduce odors, and has many aromatherapy applications. Indian basil is the Linalool type with a light, fresh sweet-spicy aroma and balsamic undertone.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|Intelli-Clean Science: Made without formaldehyde", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/basil-ct-linalool-eo" }, { "id": "386740879437", "handle": "ingredients/beeswax-absolute", "title": "Beeswax Absolute", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:52 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-13 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Beeswax\/Cera alba", "image": { "id": "33256374349", "alt": "Beeswax Absolute", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Beeswax_Absolute_500x.jpg?v=1599083867" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*perfumery only\nParts Used: honeycomb\nNote Classification: modifier [enhances similar scents]\nAroma: powdery, honey, sweet, hay\nBlends Well With: ambrette, cassie, chamomile, clary sage, clove bud, fir, galbanum, ginger, helichrysum, jasmine, mandarin, orange blossom, rose, tonka, tuberose, vanilla, vetiver, ylang\nSafety Data: no concerns", "function": "An aromatic extraction from beeswax that lends an interesting note to our aroma blends.", "ewg_ranking": "not on the database", "function": "An aromatic extraction from beeswax that lends an interesting note to our aroma blends.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Other", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/beeswax-absolute" }, { "id": "386740846669", "handle": "ingredients/behentrimonium-chloride", "title": "Behentrimonium Chloride", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:51 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-12 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Behentrimonium Chloride", "image": { "id": "33256407117", "alt": "Behentrimonium Chloride", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Behentrimonium_Chloride_500x.jpg?v=1599083878" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "This is one of the very few plant-based options available with this function. It does not coat the hair like many petrochemicals and being plant based allows it to penetrate the hair for potent results. \n\nIn addition, this ingredient is approved by the Whole Foods Premium Body Care standard. The EU allows its use in rinse-off hair products up to 5.0% and leave-on hair \/ facial care products up to 3.0%. \n \nWe have sourced the ‘cleanest\/greenest’ version available for the product to function. The material has been tested to be free of contaminants often found in the non-green version: 1,4-Dioxane; Dichloroacetic acid; Monochloroacetic acid; Free amines; Pesticides Nitrosamines. It is manufactured in Germany where it is subject to EU chemical regulations and it also complies with Australia, China, Canada and USA. It also complies with California’s Prop 65 and the Safe Cosmetics Act.\n", "function": "Behentrimonium Chloride is a cationic quaternary compound.   ", "ewg_ranking": "3 - 4", "function": "Behentrimonium Chloride is a cationic quaternary compound.   ", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/behentrimonium-chloride" }, { "id": "386740813901", "handle": "ingredients/behentrimonium-methosulfate", "title": "Behentrimonium Methosulfate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:49 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-11 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Behentrimonium Methosulfate", "image": { "id": "33256439885", "alt": "Behentrimonium Methosulfate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Behentrimonium_Methosulfateil_Cetearyl_Alcohol_500x.jpg?v=1599083891" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Substantive to hair and skin, improves wet and dry combability.", "function": "Behentrimonium Methosulfate is a quaternary ammonium salt.", "ewg_ranking": "3 - 4", "function": "Behentrimonium Methosulfate is a quaternary ammonium salt.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/behentrimonium-methosulfate" }, { "id": "386740781133", "handle": "ingredients/behenyl-alcohol", "title": "Behenyl Alcohol", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:47 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-10 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Behenyl Alcohol", "image": { "id": "33256505421", "alt": "Behenyl Alcohol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Behenyl_Alcohol_Rapeseed_1264c939-0799-4974-be63-c710823bf1c4_500x.jpg?v=1599083943" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Helps to build the emulsion and aids in spreadability throughout hair.", "function": "Emulsifier, Viscosity Control", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Emulsifier, Viscosity Control", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Synthetic", "allergens": "Alcohol" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/behenyl-alcohol" }, { "id": "386740748365", "handle": "ingredients/benzoin-siam-resinoid-55-etoh", "title": "Benzoin Siam Resinoid 55% ETOH", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:46 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-09 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Styrax Tonkinensis (Benzoin) Resin, Alcohol", "image": { "id": "33302118477", "alt": "Benzoin Siam Resinoid 55% ETOH", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/benzoin_siam_500x.jpg?v=1600019556" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Soothing, warming, comforting; Effective for irritated skin and massaging tired muscles. \nParts Used: Resin.\nNote Classification: Base.\nAroma: Soft, sweet, warm, vanilla-like.\nBlends Well With: Black pepper, copaiba balsam, coriander, cypress, frankincense, ginger, jasmine, juniper, lemon, myrrh, rose, sandalwood.\nSafety Data: low risk skin sensitization.", "function": "Benzoin has been used for centuries in Asia and India as an incense and perfume. Benzoin is an excellent fixative for perfume and soap blends adding a rich, sweet note.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Benzoin has been used for centuries in Asia and India as an incense and perfume. Benzoin is an excellent fixative for perfume and soap blends adding a rich, sweet note.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Alcohol" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/benzoin-siam-resinoid-55-etoh" }, { "id": "386740715597", "handle": "ingredients/benzyl-alcohol", "title": "Benzyl Alcohol", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:44 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-08 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Benzyl Alcohol", "image": { "id": "33256538189", "alt": "Benzyl Alcohol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Benzyl_Alcohol_500x.jpg?v=1599083977" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "It is often used as a preservative due to its bacteriostatic and antipruritic properties.", "function": "Benzyl alcohol is produced naturally by many plants and is commonly found in fruits and teas and in a variety of essential oils including jasmine, hyacinth, and ylang-ylang.", "ewg_ranking": "4", "function": "Benzyl alcohol is produced naturally by many plants and is commonly found in fruits and teas and in a variety of essential oils including jasmine, hyacinth, and ylang-ylang.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Alcohol" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/benzyl-alcohol" }, { "id": "386740682829", "handle": "ingredients/bergamot-bergaptene-free-eo", "title": "Bergamot Bergaptene Free EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:42 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-07 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Oil", "image": { "id": "33256570957", "alt": "Bergamot Bergaptene Free EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Bergamot_Bergaptene_Free_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599083989" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Refreshing, Calming, Balancing, Relaxing, Helps relieve insomnia.\nParts Used: Fruit peels.\nNote Classification: Citrus. Calming.\nAroma: Fresh, citrus, sweet, fruity\nBlends Well With: Chamomile, coriander, cypress, geranium, juniper, lavender, lemon, neroli, ylang-ylang\nSafety Data: Nontoxic, non irritant, non phototoxic, non sensitizing.", "function": "A fresh, fruity citrus with an elegant aroma. Insomnia-relieving, refreshing and overall chill. It is said to strengthen the cells and has a potent overall tonic effect that has made it very versatile in herbal medicine, while its citrus aroma blends well with others.", "ewg_ranking": "1 - 2", "function": "A fresh, fruity citrus with an elegant aroma. Insomnia-relieving, refreshing and overall chill. It is said to strengthen the cells and has a potent overall tonic effect that has made it very versatile in herbal medicine, while its citrus aroma blends well with others.", "footnotes": "Intelli-Clean Science: Made without formaldehyde|Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/bergamot-bergaptene-free-eo" }, { "id": "386740650061", "handle": "ingredients/bidens-pilosa", "title": "Bidens Pilosa", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:41 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-06 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Bidens Pilosa Extract", "image": { "id": "33256603725", "alt": "Bidens Pilosa", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/bidens_pilosa_port-dickson-negeri-sembilan-malaysia_500x.jpg?v=1599084007" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Provides a retinol affect for treatment of aging skin.", "function": "Extract from the whole Bidens Pilosa plant.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Extract from the whole Bidens Pilosa plant.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/bidens-pilosa" }, { "id": "386740617293", "handle": "ingredients/biosaccharide-gum-1", "title": "Biosaccharide Gum-1", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:38 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-05 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Biosaccharide Gum-1", "image": { "id": "33256636493", "alt": "Biosaccharide Gum-1", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Biosaccharide_Gum_500x.jpg?v=1599084021" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "A moisturizing and skin-soothing ingredient. It works by binding water to the epidermis, and creating a moisture-binding film on the skin that gives the skin a soft, smooth feeling and long-term moisturization.", "function": "Made by fermenting plants.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Made by fermenting plants.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/biosaccharide-gum-1" }, { "id": "386740486221", "handle": "ingredients/black-cumin-seed-oil", "title": "Black Cumin Seed Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:15 -0500", "published_at": "2018-04-01 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Nigella Sativa (Black Cumin) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33302741069", "alt": "Black Cumin Seed Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/black_cumin_seeds_500x.jpg?v=1600025691" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Patented science fuels antioxidant levels of other oils for a synergistic effect. Protects against environmental aggressors. Provides nourishment to all types of hair and skin. Topical application of both oil and water antioxidants is overwhelmingly beneficial to skin", "function": "Intelli-Seed Science - a powerful blend of high antioxidant oils", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Intelli-Seed Science - a powerful blend of high antioxidant oils", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|Intelli-Seed™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/black-cumin-seed-oil" }, { "id": "386740453453", "handle": "ingredients/blue-chamomile-tansy-eo", "title": "Blue Chamomile (Tansy) EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:14 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-31 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Tanacetum Annuum (Blue Tansy) Flower Oil", "image": { "id": "33256800333", "alt": "Blue Chamomile (Tansy) EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Blue_Chamomile_500x.jpg?v=1599084090" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Suppress allergies, Pain relieving, Soothes skin.\nParts Used: Flower and stem.\nNote Classification: Middle.\nAroma: Sweet, dry-floral with camphoraceous and honey-like undertones.\nBlends Well With: Chamomile, copaiba balsam, frankincense, helichrysum, juniper, lavender, sweet orange, ylang ylang.\nSafety Data: generally safe.", "function": "These bright yellow flowers yield a beautiful blue oil that will add color to any recipe. Blue tansy essential oil is a very popular ingredient in cosmetic recipes to help rejuvenate skin. Due to natural variation in the plant, the shade of blue may vary between batches.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "These bright yellow flowers yield a beautiful blue oil that will add color to any recipe. Blue tansy essential oil is a very popular ingredient in cosmetic recipes to help rejuvenate skin. Due to natural variation in the plant, the shade of blue may vary between batches.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/blue-chamomile-tansy-eo" }, { "id": "386740420685", "handle": "ingredients/blue-sea-kale", "title": "Blue Sea Kale", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:12 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-30 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Crambe Maritima (Sea Kale) Leaf Extract", "image": { "id": "33256833101", "alt": "Blue Sea Kale", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Blue_Sea_Kale_blue-green-kale-leaves_500x.jpg?v=1599084102" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Composed of vitamins such as E, sterols \u0026 sulfolipids and carotenoids such as lutein, zeaxanthin and beta-Carotene, this powerhouse works to protect and stimulate cell renewal.", "function": "Extract from Sea Kale which is related to cabbage but prefers a salty coastal environment.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Extract from Sea Kale which is related to cabbage but prefers a salty coastal environment.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/blue-sea-kale" }, { "id": "386740355149", "handle": "ingredients/brown-algae-laminaria-digitata", "title": "Brown Algae (Laminaria Digitata)", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:55:08 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-28 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Hydrolyzed Algin", "image": { "id": "33256931405", "alt": "Brown Algae (Laminaria Digitata)", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/BrownAlgae_500x.jpg?v=1599084161" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Helps calm balance, tone, reduce stinging and redness as it helps boost skin’s natural repair processes.", "function": "A concentrated solution of an oligosaccharide from the leathery, dark brown seaweed that grows to two or three meters", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A concentrated solution of an oligosaccharide from the leathery, dark brown seaweed that grows to two or three meters", "footnotes": "Intelli-Sea™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/brown-algae-laminaria-digitata" }, { "id": "386740224077", "handle": "ingredients/c14-22-alcohols-and-c12-20-alkyl-glucoside", "title": "C14-22 Alcohols (and) C12-20 Alkyl Glucoside", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:54:16 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-25 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "C14-22 Alcohols, C12-20 Alkyl Glucoside", "image": { "id": "33256964173", "alt": "C14-22 Alcohols (and) C12-20 Alkyl Glucoside", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/C14-22_Alcohols_500x.jpg?v=1599084200" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "This is used as an emulsifier, keeping oil and water connected within the formula. Also provides a mild surfactant function.\nIt's very easy to work with for a variety of product types. \nThis ingredient helps produce a creamy white product. \nApproved for Cosmetic use in the US, Canada, Europe, Japan and Australia. and complies with California's Prop 65 and the Safe Cosmetics Act.", "function": "Emulsifier", "ewg_ranking": "1, 1", "function": "Emulsifier", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/c14-22-alcohols-and-c12-20-alkyl-glucoside" }, { "id": "386740191309", "handle": "ingredients/caffeine", "title": "Caffeine", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:54:13 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-24 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Caffeine", "image": { "id": "33256996941", "alt": "Caffeine", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Caffeine_500x.jpg?v=1599084211" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Stimulating and energizing.", "function": "Caffeine extracted from Coffee beans with CO2 ", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Caffeine extracted from Coffee beans with CO2 ", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/caffeine" }, { "id": "386740125773", "handle": "ingredients/calcium-gluconate", "title": "Calcium Gluconate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:54:08 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-22 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Calcium Gluconate", "image": { "id": "33257128013", "alt": "Calcium Gluconate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Calcium_Gluconate_500x.jpg?v=1599087559" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Used to control unwanted growth of bacteria, fungus and mold. Known to have anti-inflammatory properties.", "function": "An essential mineral for the body", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "An essential mineral for the body", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/calcium-gluconate" }, { "id": "386740093005", "handle": "ingredients/caprylic-capric-triglyceride", "title": "Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:54:06 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-21 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Caprylic\/Capric Triglyceride", "image": { "id": "33257193549", "alt": "Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Caprylic_Capric_Triglyceride_500x.jpg?v=1599087739" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "luxurious emollient with special appeal to the cosmetic formulator. It finds a wide use in creams and lotions where it not only functions as an emollient but also enhances emulsion stability. Its low viscosity, freezing point, and cloud point make it an ideal vehicle for bath oils and electric pre-shave lotions.", "function": "Skin Conditioning, Emollient", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Skin Conditioning, Emollient", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut|Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/caprylic-capric-triglyceride" }, { "id": "386740060237", "handle": "ingredients/cardamom-eo", "title": "Cardamom EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:54:04 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-20 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Elettaria Cardamomum Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33257226317", "alt": "Cardamom EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cardamom_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599087752" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Benefits:Digestive, Mental fatigue, Nervous exhaustion.\nParts Used: Fruit.\nNote Classification: Middle. \nAroma: Warm, green, spicy, balsamic.\nBlends Well With: bergamot, black pepper, caraway, cedarwood, cinnamon, cloves, coriander, fennel, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lemon, lemongrass, mandarin, neroli, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, petitgrain, sandalwood, vetiver, ylang ylang. \nSafety Data: GRAS.", "function": "Cardamom is a sweet-spicy, warming aroma with a woody balsamic undertone and and is used in Ayurvedic medicine.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Cardamom is a sweet-spicy, warming aroma with a woody balsamic undertone and and is used in Ayurvedic medicine.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cardamom-eo" }, { "id": "386739961933", "handle": "ingredients/castor-oil", "title": "Castor Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:53:27 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-17 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33257324621", "alt": "Castor Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/castor-oil-seedsricinus-communis_500x.jpg?v=1599087793" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Ideal for use on the body - its low molecular weight allows it to be absorbed into the skin for a deeply softening and conditioning effect.", "function": "Extracted from castor seeds; an oil with minimal smell and taste.", "ewg_ranking": "2", "function": "Extracted from castor seeds; an oil with minimal smell and taste.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/castor-oil" }, { "id": "386739929165", "handle": "ingredients/cedarwood-eo", "title": "Cedarwood EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:53:09 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-16 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Cedrus Atlantica (Cedarwood) Bark Oil", "image": { "id": "33257357389", "alt": "Cedarwood EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cedarwood_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599087804" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Lipolytic (mobilizes fat cell and metabolism), Mucolytic, Antiviral, Circulatory stimulant, Bug repellent.\nParts Used: Wood\nNote Classification: Middle-base. Energizing.\nAroma: Woody; oily woody, typical of cedarwood balsamic odor, reminiscent of the pencil note.\nBlends Well With: Patchouli, sandalwood, vetiver\nSafety Data: Nontoxic, very mild skin irritant, non sensitizing, non phototoxic.", "function": "From the woods comes a natural cleanser.\nTaken from the wood of the Cedar tree quite literally, this oil is a known antiseptic, astringent, and fungicide that can also help ward off pests. It has multiple physical benefits and the clean, signature scent of a cedar forest. \n", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "From the woods comes a natural cleanser.\nTaken from the wood of the Cedar tree quite literally, this oil is a known antiseptic, astringent, and fungicide that can also help ward off pests. It has multiple physical benefits and the clean, signature scent of a cedar forest. \n", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cedarwood-eo" }, { "id": "386739896397", "handle": "ingredients/cetearyl-alcohol", "title": "Cetearyl Alcohol", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:53:07 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-15 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Cetearyl Alcohol", "image": { "id": "33257390157", "alt": "Cetearyl Alcohol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cetearyl_Alcohol_Cetyl_Palmitate_500x.jpg?v=1599087831" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "cetearyl alcohol that is a very efficient thickener and co-emulsifier which imparts a dry emollient feel to the skin. It is effective in either water-in-oil or oil-in-water systems. This grade is able to produce emulsions without the graininess often associated with C16-18 blends. Because fatty alcohols are substantive in the cationic environment of conditioners and, thus, are retained on the hair, their odor becomes an important factor. ", "function": "Emulsifier, Viscosity Control", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Emulsifier, Viscosity Control", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut|Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cetearyl-alcohol" }, { "id": "386739863629", "handle": "ingredients/cetearyl-glucoside", "title": "Cetearyl Glucoside", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:53:05 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-14 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Cetearyl Glucoside", "image": { "id": "33257422925", "alt": "Cetearyl Glucoside", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cetearyl_Glucoside_500x.jpg?v=1599087843" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Helps skin and hair retain moisture leaving a velvety feel while providing a smooth product consistency.", "function": "Emulsifier, Viscosity Control", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Emulsifier, Viscosity Control", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut|Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cetearyl-glucoside" }, { "id": "386739830861", "handle": "ingredients/cetearyl-olivate-and-sorbitan-olivate", "title": "Cetearyl Olivate (and) Sorbitan Olivate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:53:04 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-13 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Cetearyl Olivate, Sorbitan Olivate", "image": { "id": "33257455693", "alt": "Cetearyl Olivate (and) Sorbitan Olivate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cetearyl_Olivate_and_Sorbitan_Olivate_500x.jpg?v=1599088023" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "It has excellent anti-aging and anti-redness properties, and may also be used as a carrier, environmental shield, and SPF maximizer. This product also promotes skin luminescence and physiological hydration.", "function": "Emulsifier, Conditioning Agent", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Emulsifier, Conditioning Agent", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cetearyl-olivate-and-sorbitan-olivate" }, { "id": "386739798093", "handle": "ingredients/cetyl-alcohol", "title": "Cetyl Alcohol", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:53:01 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-12 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Cetyl Alcohol", "image": { "id": "33257488461", "alt": "Cetyl Alcohol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cetyl_Alcohol_500x.jpg?v=1599088043" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "It imparts emollient properties due to its absorption and retention in the epidermis where it lubricates and softens the skin. Aides in the creamy feel of the product.", "function": "Emulsifier", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Emulsifier", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut|Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cetyl-alcohol" }, { "id": "386739765325", "handle": "ingredients/chlorella-vulgaris-green-brown-algae", "title": "Hydrolyzed Algin", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:59 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-11 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Hydrolyzed Algin", "image": { "id": "103599800499", "alt": "Hydrolyzed Algin", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/hydrolyzed-algin-ingredients_500x.png?v=1629817799" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Designed to moisturize the skin much as it retains moisture in it's natural environment when exposed to low tide.", "function": "A concentrated complex of a polysaccharide extracted from the leathery, dark brown seaweed that grows to two or three meters and amino acides extracted from the microalgae Chlorella vulgaris", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A concentrated complex of a polysaccharide extracted from the leathery, dark brown seaweed that grows to two or three meters and amino acides extracted from the microalgae Chlorella vulgaris", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/chlorella-vulgaris-green-brown-algae" }, { "id": "386739732557", "handle": "ingredients/cinnamon-bark-eo", "title": "Cinnamon Bark EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:58 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-10 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Cinnamomum Zeylanicum (Cinnamon) Bark Oil", "image": { "id": "33257553997", "alt": "Cinnamon Bark EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cinnamon_Bark_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599088076" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*anti-fungal, anti-viral, bactericidal, warming, stimulating, energising and uplifting properties.\nParts Used: Dried, inner-bark\nNote Classification: Base to middle.\nAroma: Warm, dry, herbal spice\nBlends Well With: Benzoin, bergamot, cardamom, clove, frankincense, ginger, grapefruit, lemon, mandarin, marjoram, nutmeg, orange, peppermint, peru balsam, petitgrain, rose, vanilla, ylang ylang.\nSafety Data: High risk skin sensitivity, Low risk mucous membrane irritation.", "function": "Cinnamon has been a highly prized commodity since antiquity and is one of the most recognizable scents in the world. Cinnamon has a long history of culinary and aromatherapy- used to give a blend lift and strength, and is considered a mild fixative.", "ewg_ranking": "3", "function": "Cinnamon has been a highly prized commodity since antiquity and is one of the most recognizable scents in the world. Cinnamon has a long history of culinary and aromatherapy- used to give a blend lift and strength, and is considered a mild fixative.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cinnamon-bark-eo" }, { "id": "386739699789", "handle": "ingredients/cinnamon-leaf-eo", "title": "Cinnamon Leaf EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:56 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-09 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Cinnamomum Cassia (Cinnamon) Leaf Oil", "image": { "id": "33257586765", "alt": "Cinnamon Leaf EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cinnamon_Leaf_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599088085" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Pain-relieving, Warming, Antiseptic, Bug repellent.\nParts Used: Leaves.\nNote Classification: Middle.\nAroma: Flat, warm, earthy spice.\nBlends Well With: Benzoin, bergamot, cardamom, clove, frankincense, ginger, grapefruit, lemon, mandarin, marjoram, nutmeg, orange, peppermint, peru balsam, petitgrain, rose, vanilla, ylang ylang.\nSafety Data: Moderate risk skin sensitivity, Low risk mucous membrane irritation.", "function": "Cinnamon leaf has been used for culinary and aromatherapy purposes. The leaf oil has a higher eugenol content then the bark oil. The chemical breakdown of Cinnamon leaf oil is similar to that of Clove bud.", "ewg_ranking": "3", "function": "Cinnamon leaf has been used for culinary and aromatherapy purposes. The leaf oil has a higher eugenol content then the bark oil. The chemical breakdown of Cinnamon leaf oil is similar to that of Clove bud.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cinnamon-leaf-eo" }, { "id": "386739667021", "handle": "ingredients/cistus-eo", "title": "Cistus EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:54 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-08 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Cistus Ladaniferus (Cistus) Oil", "image": { "id": "33257619533", "alt": "Cistus EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cistus_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599088098" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Skin healing, Antiseptic, Emotional support.\nParts Used: Leaf and twig.\nNote Classification: Base.\nAroma: Warm, sweet, dry, herbaceous.\nBlends Well With: Bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, cypress, frankincense, lavender, juniper, oakmoss, opopanax, patchouli, pine, sandalwood, vetiver.\nSafety Data: Skin sensitization if oxidized.", "function": "Cistus is used in perfumery for its heady aromas.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Cistus is used in perfumery for its heady aromas.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cistus-eo" }, { "id": "386739634253", "handle": "ingredients/citric-acid", "title": "Citric Acid", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:52 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-07 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Citric Acid", "image": { "id": "33257652301", "alt": "Citric Acid", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Citric_Acid_500x.jpg?v=1599088111" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "pH adjuster—added to formulas to maintain consistent pH.", "function": "Naturally found in citrus fruits such as lemons and limes. Contains vitamin C (an antioxidant) and has a high pH.", "ewg_ranking": "1-2", "function": "Naturally found in citrus fruits such as lemons and limes. Contains vitamin C (an antioxidant) and has a high pH.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/citric-acid" }, { "id": "386739601485", "handle": "ingredients/citronella-eo", "title": "Citronella EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:49 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-06 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Cymbopogon Nardus (Citronella) Oil", "image": { "id": "33257685069", "alt": "Citronella EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Citronella_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599088121" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Calming, soothe headaches, fight fatigue, bug repellent.\nParts Used: Grass. \nNote Classification: Top. \nAroma: Fresh, grassy, lemony.\nBlends Well With: Cedarwood, Geranium, Lavender, Peppermint, Pine Needle, Citruses.\nSafety Data: Low risk skin sensitization.", "function": "Citronella has a fresh grassy, lemony scent and is commonly used to ward off insects. It also has a very calming and uplifting effect on the nervous system and can help ease headaches.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Citronella has a fresh grassy, lemony scent and is commonly used to ward off insects. It also has a very calming and uplifting effect on the nervous system and can help ease headaches.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/citronella-eo" }, { "id": "386739568717", "handle": "ingredients/clove-bud-eo", "title": "Clove Bud EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:16 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-05 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Eugenia Caryophyllus (Clove) Bud Oil", "image": { "id": "33257717837", "alt": "Clove Bud EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Clove_Bud_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599088130" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*It helps support healthy respiratory and digestive systems and fortifies the immune system, Bug repellent.\nParts Used: Flower buds. \nNote Classification: Middle. \nAroma: Warm, spicy, woody, with a slightly fruity top note.\nBlends Well With:Allspice, bay, bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemon, mandarin, palmarosa, rose, sandalwood, vanilla, ylang ylang.\nSafety Data: Moderate risk skin sensitization, Moderate risk mucous membrane irritation.", "function": "This oil is usually associated with dental preparations. Clove also has a long history in Chinese medicine.", "ewg_ranking": "3 - 4", "function": "This oil is usually associated with dental preparations. Clove also has a long history in Chinese medicine.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/clove-bud-eo" }, { "id": "386739535949", "handle": "ingredients/cocamidopropyl-betaine", "title": "Cocamidopropyl Betaine", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:15 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-04 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Cocamidopropyl Betaine", "image": { "id": "33257750605", "alt": "Cocamidopropyl Betaine", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cocamidopropyl_Betaine_500x.jpg?v=1599088140" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "In combination with anionic surfactants, synergistic effects are achieved which lead to a dermatological\nimprovement of the consumer product. - less irritating", "function": "Amphoteric surfactant", "ewg_ranking": "1 - 6", "function": "Amphoteric surfactant", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut|Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cocamidopropyl-betaine" }, { "id": "386739503181", "handle": "ingredients/coco-glucoside", "title": "Coco-glucoside", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:14 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-03 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Coco-glucoside", "image": { "id": "33257783373", "alt": "Coco-glucoside", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Coco-CaprylateCaprate_500x.jpg?v=1599088150" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "It possesses excellent foaming capacity and cleansing properties and is gentle and effective with proven mildness. Free of sulfates, preservatives, and EO", "function": "Surfactant, Foam Booster", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Surfactant, Foam Booster", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut|Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/coco-glucoside" }, { "id": "386739470413", "handle": "ingredients/coconut-alkanes-and-coco-caprylate-caprate", "title": "Coconut Alkanes (and) Coco-Caprylate/Caprate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:12 -0500", "published_at": "2018-03-02 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Coconut Alkanes, Coco-Caprylate\/Caprate", "image": { "id": "33257816141", "alt": "Coconut Alkanes (and) Coco-Caprylate/Caprate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Coconut_Alkanes_500x.jpg?v=1599088165" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "an ecocert approved volatile and lower odor alkane sourced from vegetable oils. It is a clear, colorless emollient with volatility properties similar to petroleum-derived isododecane and synthetically-derived cyclomethicone", "function": "Emollient derived from sustainable coconut and palm.", "ewg_ranking": "1, 1", "function": "Emollient derived from sustainable coconut and palm.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/coconut-alkanes-and-coco-caprylate-caprate" }, { "id": "386739404877", "handle": "ingredients/coconut-oil", "title": "Coconut Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:08 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-28 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil", "image": { "id": "33257881677", "alt": "Coconut Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/CoconutOil_500x.jpg?v=1599088219" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Helps to moisturize and soothe dry skin.", "function": "Oil produced in the shredding\/squeezing of the coconut kernel. Commonly used in cooking and in cosmetics rich in lauric acid, capric acid and caprylic acid and a great source of medium-chain fatty acids (medium-chain triglycerides). ", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Oil produced in the shredding\/squeezing of the coconut kernel. Commonly used in cooking and in cosmetics rich in lauric acid, capric acid and caprylic acid and a great source of medium-chain fatty acids (medium-chain triglycerides). ", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/coconut-oil" }, { "id": "386739372109", "handle": "ingredients/coneflower", "title": "Coneflower", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:07 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-27 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Echinacea Angustifolia (Coneflower) Meristem Cell Culture", "image": { "id": "33257914445", "alt": "Coneflower", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Coneflower_500x.jpg?v=1599088229" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "A proprietary process allowing for the selection of these plant stem cells in the lab without the use of soil contain at least 1,000 times the active antioxidant molecule concentrations as plants grown through conventional farming methods.Coneflower visibly improves skin texture and appearance by inhibiting hyaluronidase up to 90%.", "function": "Plant stem cells contribute to the growth and repair process. They contain the highest concentration of antioxidants (active substances\/phenylpropanoids) and allow for the generation of new tissues and continuous growth. Extracts prepared from plant stem cells guarantee the highest quality, activity and purity for ingredients without the worry of weather, soil, herbicides, pesticides, fungicides, fertilizers, insect infection and other pollutants in the environment.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Plant stem cells contribute to the growth and repair process. They contain the highest concentration of antioxidants (active substances\/phenylpropanoids) and allow for the generation of new tissues and continuous growth. Extracts prepared from plant stem cells guarantee the highest quality, activity and purity for ingredients without the worry of weather, soil, herbicides, pesticides, fungicides, fertilizers, insect infection and other pollutants in the environment.", "footnotes": "Intelli-Cell™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/coneflower" }, { "id": "386739339341", "handle": "ingredients/coralline-red-algae", "title": "Coralline Red Algae", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:05 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-26 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Corallina Officinalis Extract", "image": { "id": "103599866035", "alt": "Coralline Red Algae", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 375, "height": 375, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/coralline-red-algae-ingredients_500x.png?v=1629817951" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "This great soother, restores, thin, sensitive skin. It strengthens fine capillaries, helps soothe redness associated with breakouts and rosacea, and irritation. Booster Effect: Reactivates skin’s vital functions: moisturization, oxygenation and protection for a brighter, more uniform, smoother and more toned complexion.", "function": "A rock-like algae rich in minerals, magnesium, calcium, iron and zinc. Harvested in a sustainable manner without heating to ensure potency.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A rock-like algae rich in minerals, magnesium, calcium, iron and zinc. Harvested in a sustainable manner without heating to ensure potency.", "footnotes": "Intelli-Sea™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/coralline-red-algae" }, { "id": "386739273805", "handle": "ingredients/cotton-seed-oil", "title": "Cotton Seed Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:52:02 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-24 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Gossypium Herbaceum (Cotton) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33258012749", "alt": "Cotton Seed Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cotton_Seed_Oil_500x.jpg?v=1599088456" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "High in fatty acids this emollient smooths softens and moisturizes skin.", "function": "Emollient oil pressed from cotton seeds.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Emollient oil pressed from cotton seeds.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cotton-seed-oil" }, { "id": "386739208269", "handle": "ingredients/cranberry-seed-oil", "title": "Cranberry Seed Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:51:58 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-22 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Vaccinium Macrocarpon (Cranberry) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33302773837", "alt": "Cranberry Seed Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/cranberry_seed_oil_500x.jpg?v=1600025754" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Helps calm and sooth irritated skin and scalp conditions.Provides anti-inflammatory properties to calm. Offers anti-microbial benefits to help prevent breakouts. ", "function": "Intell-Seed™ Science - a powerful blend of high antioxidant oils", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Intell-Seed™ Science - a powerful blend of high antioxidant oils", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|Intelli-Seed™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cranberry-seed-oil" }, { "id": "386739175501", "handle": "ingredients/cucumber-fruit-extract", "title": "Cucumber Fruit Extract", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:51:57 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-21 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract", "image": { "id": "33258111053", "alt": "Cucumber Fruit Extract", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cucumber_Fruit_Extract_500x.jpg?v=1599088593" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Composed of 90% water (cooling action), amino acids, proteins, lipids, and vitamin C it serves as an antioxidant that helps soothe and relieve puffiness.", "function": "Derived from cucumber, it is known for its soothing and astringent effect", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Derived from cucumber, it is known for its soothing and astringent effect", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cucumber-fruit-extract" }, { "id": "386739142733", "handle": "ingredients/cultured-dextrose", "title": "Cultured Dextrose", "author": "Shopify API", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:51:55 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-20 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Cultured Dextrose", "image": { "id": "33327644749", "alt": "Cultured Dextrose", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 3414, "height": 3414, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/cultured_dextrose_from_corn1008315877_500x.jpg?v=1600438879" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Used with a system of preservatives to control unwanted growth of bacteria, fungus and mold. ", "function": "A food-grade preservative.", "ewg_ranking": "not on the database", "function": "A food-grade preservative.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cultured-dextrose" }, { "id": "386739109965", "handle": "ingredients/cupuacu-seed-butter", "title": "Cupuacu Seed Butter", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:51:51 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-19 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Theobroma Grandiflorum (Cupuacu) Seed Butter", "image": { "id": "33258143821", "alt": "Cupuacu Seed Butter", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Cupuacu-fruit-on-black_500x.jpg?v=1599088839" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Offers exceptional moisturization for the skin and hair. Its level of water absorption is significantly higher than lanolin It is an effective ingredient add shine and replenish the moisture in hair.", "function": "Pressed from the seeds of the cupuacu fruit from the cocoa like tree in Brazil. The butter is soft and creamy in consistency and does not contain caffeine like cocoa.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Pressed from the seeds of the cupuacu fruit from the cocoa like tree in Brazil. The butter is soft and creamy in consistency and does not contain caffeine like cocoa.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/cupuacu-seed-butter" }, { "id": "386739077197", "handle": "ingredients/decyl-glucoside", "title": "Decyl Glucoside", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:50:42 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-18 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Decyl Glucoside", "image": { "id": "33258176589", "alt": "Decyl Glucoside", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Decyl_Glucoside_500x.jpg?v=1599088849" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "possesses excellent foaming capacity and cleansing properties and is gentle and effective with proven mildness. Free of sulfates, preservatives, and EO \n Made from 100% natural, renewable, plant -derived feedstocks \n• Readily biodegradable\n• Excellent foaming capacity and cleansing properties\n• Stable even in low pH applications\n• Gentle and effective -provenmildness\n•Free of sulfates, preservatives, and EO\n• Non-ionic -compatible with various surfactants\n• Flexible and multi-functional\n", "function": "Surfactant, Foam Booster", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Surfactant, Foam Booster", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut|Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/decyl-glucoside" }, { "id": "386738978893", "handle": "ingredients/diheptyl-succinate-and-capryloyl-glycerin-sebacic-acid-copolymer", "title": "Diheptyl Succinate (and) Capryloyl Glycerin/Sebacic Acid Copolymer", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:50:37 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-15 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Diheptyl Succinate, Capryloyl Glycerin\/Sebacic Acid Copolymer", "image": { "id": "33258242125", "alt": "Diheptyl Succinate (and) Capryloyl Glycerin/Sebacic Acid Copolymer", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Diheptyl_Succinate_500x.jpg?v=1599088912" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "100% natural and sustainable emollient that has the sensory feel of cyclomethicone and dimethicone. It is eco certified and readily biodegradable. LexFeel® N5 is suitable, as an alternative to cyclomethicone, for improving skin-feel in creams and lotions, as well as enhancing shine and texture in hair care such as conditioners, anti-frizz, and styling products. In natural formulations, it can be used to reduce the greasiness of natural oils. It can also be used for stick and roll-on antiperspirants and for foundations and hot pour cosmetics.", "function": "Emollient, Conditioning Agent", "ewg_ranking": "1, 1", "function": "Emollient, Conditioning Agent", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/diheptyl-succinate-and-capryloyl-glycerin-sebacic-acid-copolymer" }, { "id": "386738946125", "handle": "ingredients/disodium-coco-glucoside-citrate", "title": "Disodium Coco-Glucoside Citrate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:50:35 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-14 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Disodium Coco-Glucoside Citrate", "image": { "id": "33258274893", "alt": "Disodium Coco-Glucoside Citrate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Disodium_Coco-Glucoside_Citrate_and_Water_500x.jpg?v=1599088925" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "shows good foaming power, good cleansing and degreasing properties, mildness to the skin and to the eyes even at high concentrations. From natural vegetable origin, it is pesticides free and does not contain PAHs, dioxane, ethylene oxide and nitrosamines. Thanks to its good cleansing properties and high mildness EUCAROL AGE\/EC is suggested in baby or intimate detergents, make -up removers, bath or shower gels for sensitive skin. Due to the extreme mildness it is used to detoxify traditional formulations", "function": "Surfactant, Foam Booster", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Surfactant, Foam Booster", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/disodium-coco-glucoside-citrate" }, { "id": "386738913357", "handle": "ingredients/edelweiss", "title": "Edelweiss", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:50:33 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-13 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Leontopodium Alpinum (Edelweiss) Meristem Cell Culture", "image": { "id": "33258307661", "alt": "Edelweiss", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Edelweiss_500x.jpg?v=1599088935" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Edelweiss visibly reduces wrinkle depth after 20 days of use. Rich in caffeic acid derivatives, these stem cells offer antioxidant cellular support. After 40 days of use, studies show an improvement in all attributes of the skin as it relates to hydration, luminosity, softness, elasticity and smoothness.A proprietary process allowing for the selection of these plant stem cells in the lab without the use of soil contain at least 1,000 times the active antioxidant molecule concentrations as plants grown through conventional farming methods", "function": "A cell culture from the Edelweiss plant that grows spontaneously on mountain ranges from the Alps to Himalaya. Plant stem cells contribute to the growth and repair process. They contain the highest concentration of antioxidants (active substances\/phenylpropanoids) and allow for the generation of new tissues and continuous growth. Extracts prepared from plant stem cells guarantee the highest quality, activity and purity for ingredients without the worry of weather, soil, herbicides, pesticides, fungicides, fertilizers, insect infection and other pollutants in the environment.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A cell culture from the Edelweiss plant that grows spontaneously on mountain ranges from the Alps to Himalaya. Plant stem cells contribute to the growth and repair process. They contain the highest concentration of antioxidants (active substances\/phenylpropanoids) and allow for the generation of new tissues and continuous growth. Extracts prepared from plant stem cells guarantee the highest quality, activity and purity for ingredients without the worry of weather, soil, herbicides, pesticides, fungicides, fertilizers, insect infection and other pollutants in the environment.", "footnotes": "Intelli-Cell™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/edelweiss" }, { "id": "386738847821", "handle": "ingredients/ethyl-palmate", "title": "Ethyl Palmate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:50:31 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-12 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Ethyl Palmate (Ethyl Fatty Acid)", "image": { "id": "33258340429", "alt": "Ethyl Palmate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Ethyl_Palmate_500x.jpg?v=1599088946" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Emollient to hair and skin. Maintains moisture.", "function": "Highly stable triglyceride from palm. Derived from co-product created during the glycerin manufacturing process.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Highly stable triglyceride from palm. Derived from co-product created during the glycerin manufacturing process.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/ethyl-palmate" }, { "id": "386738815053", "handle": "ingredients/everlasting-eo", "title": "Everlasting EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:50:30 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-11 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Helichrysum Angustifolium (Everlasting) Flower Oil", "image": { "id": "33258373197", "alt": "Everlasting EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Everlasting_267eec90-9fa7-11ea-8d7d-a0369f10330e_500x.jpg?v=1599088957" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*wound healing, skin problems.\nParts Used: Flower.\nNote Classification: Base. \nAroma: Sweett, earthy, green floral.\nBlends Well With: Bergamot, black pepper, chamomile, citrus, clary sage, clover, cypress, geranium, juniper, lavender, neroli, oakmoss, oregano, palmarosa, rose, rosemary, tea tree, thyme, vetiver, ylang ylang.\nSafety Data: safe.", "function": "Everlasting or Immoral is also known by its botanical name Helichrysum. As the common name implies, this oil is known to have a variety of benefits leading to long life.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Everlasting or Immoral is also known by its botanical name Helichrysum. As the common name implies, this oil is known to have a variety of benefits leading to long life.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/everlasting-eo" }, { "id": "386738782285", "handle": "ingredients/frankincense-eo", "title": "Frankincense EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:50:28 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-10 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Boswellia Carterii (Frankincense) Oil", "image": { "id": "33258405965", "alt": "Frankincense EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Frankincense_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599088966" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Anti-inflammatory, Antiseptic , Astringent , Digestive\nParts Used: Plant Resin\nNote Classification: Base note\nAroma: Woody: bitter, strong-smelling and warming with an herbaceous ness\nBlends Well With: Benzoin, sandalwood, lavender, myrrh, pine, tangerine, bergamot, lemon\nSafety Data: Non-toxic and non-irritant\n", "function": "One of the most ancient of aromatics, it is absolutely modern in application.\nThe very ancient Egyptians and Anglo-Saxons have used this in incense, perfumes, cosmetics and rituals. It’s also powerfully beneficial for dry, aging skin. \n", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "One of the most ancient of aromatics, it is absolutely modern in application.\nThe very ancient Egyptians and Anglo-Saxons have used this in incense, perfumes, cosmetics and rituals. It’s also powerfully beneficial for dry, aging skin. \n", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/frankincense-eo" }, { "id": "386738749517", "handle": "ingredients/gardenia", "title": "Gardenia", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:50:25 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-09 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Gardenia Jasminoides Meristem Cell Culture", "image": { "id": "33258438733", "alt": "Gardenia", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Gardenia_500x.jpg?v=1599088975" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Works to prevent collagen loss, restore balance of collagen turnover and deep replenishing and restructuring of collagen. A proprietary process allowing for the selection of these plant stem cells in the lab without the use of soil contain at least 1,000 times the active antioxidant molecule concentrations as plants grown through conventional farming methods", "function": "A cell culture from the Gardenia shrub, also known as Cape Jasmine, that produces fragrant and ornamental flowers. Plant stem cells contribute to the growth and repair process. They contain the highest concentration of antioxidants (active substances\/phenylpropanoids) and allow for the generation of new tissues and continuous growth. Extracts prepared from plant stem cells guarantee the highest quality, activity and purity for ingredients without the worry of weather, soil, herbicides, pesticides, fungicides, fertilizers, insect infection and other pollutants in the environment. ", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A cell culture from the Gardenia shrub, also known as Cape Jasmine, that produces fragrant and ornamental flowers. Plant stem cells contribute to the growth and repair process. They contain the highest concentration of antioxidants (active substances\/phenylpropanoids) and allow for the generation of new tissues and continuous growth. Extracts prepared from plant stem cells guarantee the highest quality, activity and purity for ingredients without the worry of weather, soil, herbicides, pesticides, fungicides, fertilizers, insect infection and other pollutants in the environment. ", "footnotes": "Intelli-Cell™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/gardenia" }, { "id": "386738716749", "handle": "ingredients/geranium-eo", "title": "Geranium EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:50:23 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-08 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Pelargonium Graveolens (Geranium) Flower Oil", "image": { "id": "33258471501", "alt": "Geranium EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Geranium_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599088987" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*General tonic, Fungicide, Stops bleeding, Stimulates functions of liver and pancreas, Perceived differently by individuals, geranium can be calming or stimulating\nAyurvedic Dosha (element): Vata (Air)\nParts Used: Leaves and stems\nNote Classification: Top-middle-base. Calming.\nAroma: Floral, minty-fruity top-note, with strong leaf like rosy undertones\nBlends Well With: Angelica, basil, bay bergamot, carrot seed, cedarwood, citronella, clary sage, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lime, neroli, orange, petitgrain, rose, rosemary, sandalwood\nSafety Data: Slight dermal toxicity\n", "function": "A powerful adaptogen, this oil can bring you up or down.\nThis common garden flower creates a very complex oil and has a highly flexible power. Due to high concentration of stimulating alcohols and soothing esters, it can be used depending on how you respond to it. This balanced quality translates to applications on hormones and the nervous system, too.\n", "ewg_ranking": "4", "function": "A powerful adaptogen, this oil can bring you up or down.\nThis common garden flower creates a very complex oil and has a highly flexible power. Due to high concentration of stimulating alcohols and soothing esters, it can be used depending on how you respond to it. This balanced quality translates to applications on hormones and the nervous system, too.\n", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/geranium-eo" }, { "id": "386738651213", "handle": "ingredients/gluconolactone", "title": "Gluconolactone", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:49:48 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-06 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Gluconolactone", "image": { "id": "33258537037", "alt": "Gluconolactone", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Gluconolactone_500x.jpg?v=1599089005" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Used to control unwanted growth of bacteria, fungus and mold. The Gluconolactone is not derived from genetically modified crops and the microorganisms used in the fermentation process are not genetically modified.", "function": "Naturally-derived product of fermentation, a food grade preservative and a processing aid", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Naturally-derived product of fermentation, a food grade preservative and a processing aid", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Corn" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/gluconolactone" }, { "id": "386738618445", "handle": "ingredients/glycerin", "title": "Glycerin", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:41 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-05 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Glycerin", "image": { "id": "33258569805", "alt": "Glycerin", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Glycerin_Glycine_Soja_Seed_Extract_500x.jpg?v=1599089015" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Acts as a humectant for both skin and hair. Potent moisturizer, helps to protect against dryness in skin and frizz in hair. Provides skin and hair nourishment, conditioning and damage recovery affects. It is also used as the base for some active ingredients.", "function": "Humectant ", "ewg_ranking": "1 - 2", "function": "Humectant ", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|From Organic Farming", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut|Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/glycerin" }, { "id": "386738585677", "handle": "ingredients/glyceryl-oleate", "title": "Glyceryl Oleate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:39 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-04 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Glyceryl Oleate", "image": { "id": "33258602573", "alt": "Glyceryl Oleate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Glyceryl_Oleate_500x.jpg?v=1599089033" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "ProvidesMiosturizes with a skin-identical bio-lipid.", "function": "Enhancer to the surfactant system", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Enhancer to the surfactant system", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/glyceryl-oleate" }, { "id": "386738552909", "handle": "ingredients/glyceryl-stearate", "title": "Glyceryl Stearate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:38 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-03 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Glyceryl Stearate or Glyceryl Stearate SE", "image": { "id": "33258635341", "alt": "Glyceryl Stearate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Glyceryl_Stearate_Cetearyl_Alcohol_500x.jpg?v=1599089046" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Self emulsifier minimizes the need for co-emulsifiers, helps stabilize formulas", "function": "Emulsifier", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Emulsifier", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut|Palm|Soy" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/glyceryl-stearate" }, { "id": "386738520141", "handle": "ingredients/goji-berry-powder", "title": "Goji Berry Powder", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:36 -0500", "published_at": "2018-02-02 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Lycium Barbarum (Goji) Fruit Powder", "image": { "id": "33258668109", "alt": "Goji Berry Powder", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Goji_Berry_500x.jpg?v=1599089056" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Contains 9 essential amino acids, 21 trace minerals, more vitamin C than oranges and more protein than whole wheat. All of that plus anti-inflammatory and antioxidants agents all provide super skin benefits.", "function": "Powdered Goji berries.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Powdered Goji berries.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/goji-berry-powder" }, { "id": "386738421837", "handle": "ingredients/green-tea", "title": "Green Tea", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:30 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-30 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract", "image": { "id": "33267777613", "alt": "Green Tea", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/GreenTea_500x.jpg?v=1599162310" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Soothes and calms skin. Leaves hair looking shiny and moisturized.", "function": "Antioxidant-rich, time-honored ingredient. Contains the amino acid Theanine, an anti-aging powerhouse.", "ewg_ranking": "1-2", "function": "Antioxidant-rich, time-honored ingredient. Contains the amino acid Theanine, an anti-aging powerhouse.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/green-tea" }, { "id": "386738356301", "handle": "ingredients/guar-hydroxypropyltrimonium-chloride", "title": "Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:23 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-28 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride", "image": { "id": "33258799181", "alt": "Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Guar_Hydroxypropyltrimonium_Chloride_GuarGum_3c499dd6-281b-4f70-870d-01c2b984b9c8_500x.jpg?v=1599090391" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Is both nourishing and conditioning to hair and skin; optimized for use in detangling and giving the hair body and shine.", "function": "Thickening Agent", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Thickening Agent", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/guar-hydroxypropyltrimonium-chloride" }, { "id": "386738323533", "handle": "ingredients/heptyl-undecylenate", "title": "Heptyl Undecylenate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:22 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-27 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Heptyl Undecylenate", "image": { "id": "33258831949", "alt": "Heptyl Undecylenate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Heptyl_Undecylenate_500x.jpg?v=1599090401" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "It is a natural alternative to synthetic fluids such as cyclomethicone and mineral oils. It can be combined with natural oils to reduce the greasiness of such materials.", "function": "Emollient, Conditioning Agent", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Emollient, Conditioning Agent", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/heptyl-undecylenate" }, { "id": "386738290765", "handle": "ingredients/hydrogenated-vegetable-oil", "title": "Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:19 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-26 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil", "image": { "id": "33258864717", "alt": "Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Hydrogenated_Vegetable_Oil_500x.jpg?v=1599090413" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Used to impart a nice spreadability to skin care products. Often used as the carrier for an active ingredient.", "function": "Emollient derived from sustainable palm and rapeseed oils.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Emollient derived from sustainable palm and rapeseed oils.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/hydrogenated-vegetable-oil" }, { "id": "386738257997", "handle": "ingredients/hydroxyethylcellulose", "title": "Hydroxyethylcellulose", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:18 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-25 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Hydroxyethylcellulose", "image": { "id": "33258897485", "alt": "Hydroxyethylcellulose", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Hydroxyethylcellulose_copy_500x.jpg?v=1599090425" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Easily dissolved in cold or hot water to give crystal clear solutions of varying viscosities. Furthermore, low to medium Molecular Weight types are fully soluble in glycerol and have good solubility in hydro-alcoholic systems containing up to 60% ethanol.", "function": "nonionic, water-soluble polymer", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "nonionic, water-soluble polymer", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/hydroxyethylcellulose" }, { "id": "386738225229", "handle": "ingredients/hydroxystearyl-alcohol-hydroxystearyl-glucoside", "title": "Hydroxystearyl Alcohol, Hydroxystearyl Glucoside", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:16 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-24 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Hydroxystearyl Alcohol, Hydroxystearyl Glucoside", "image": { "id": "33258930253", "alt": "Hydroxystearyl Alcohol, Hydroxystearyl Glucoside", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Hydroxystearyl_Alcohol_Hydroxystearyl_Glucoside_500x.jpg?v=1599090449" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Moisturizes the upper layers of the skin for up to 8 hours after application.", "function": "A natural vegetable derived emulsifier that stabilizes O\/W emulsions.", "ewg_ranking": "not on the database", "function": "A natural vegetable derived emulsifier that stabilizes O\/W emulsions.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/hydroxystearyl-alcohol-hydroxystearyl-glucoside" }, { "id": "386738159693", "handle": "ingredients/isomalt", "title": "Isomalt", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:13 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-22 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Isomalt", "image": { "id": "33258963021", "alt": "Isomalt", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Isomalt_500x.jpg?v=1599090480" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Helps moisturize and disperse active", "function": "Humectant, carrier", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Humectant, carrier", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/isomalt" }, { "id": "386738126925", "handle": "ingredients/jasmine-extract", "title": "Jasmine Extract EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:11 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-21 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Jasminum Officinale (Jasmine) Oil", "image": { "id": "33258995789", "alt": "Jasmine Extract EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Jasmine_Extract_500x.jpg?v=1599090491" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Aromatic\nParts Used: flower\nNote Classification: \nAroma: rich, floral, sweet fruity peach-like, softer and greener than Jasmine Absolute\nBlends Well With: Ambrette, bergamot, cedarwood, chamomile roman, clary sage, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, helichrysum, lavender, lemongrass, mandarin, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, rose, sandalwood, vetiver, ylang \nSafety Data: GRAS, possible skin sensitization", "function": "Extract from the flowers Jasmine with a softer gentler character than an Absolute.", "ewg_ranking": "4 - 5", "function": "Extract from the flowers Jasmine with a softer gentler character than an Absolute.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/jasmine-extract" }, { "id": "386738094157", "handle": "ingredients/jojoba-beads", "title": "Jojoba Beads", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:08 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-20 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Jojoba Esters", "image": { "id": "33259028557", "alt": "Jojoba Beads", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Jojoba_Beads_500x.jpg?v=1599090501" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "This waxy ester helps reduce flakiness and increase firmness. This our gentle exfoliant in our Micro Polish.", "function": "A white crystalline wax derived from jojoba esters.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A white crystalline wax derived from jojoba esters.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/jojoba-beads" }, { "id": "386738061389", "handle": "ingredients/jojoba-oil", "title": "Jojoba Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:48:07 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-19 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "\u003cdiv class=\"page\" title=\"Page 58\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"section\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"layoutArea\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"column\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eSimmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "image": { "id": "33259061325", "alt": "Jojoba Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/JojobaOil_500x.jpg?v=1599090511" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Used for smoothing and conditioning hair. Also provides heat protection. On the skin, it provides an excellent, non-greasy feel that hydrates and conditions.", "function": "Expressed from the seed of the Jojoba plant, this liquid wax is similar in structure to sebum produced by human skin, making it great to use on the entire body.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Expressed from the seed of the Jojoba plant, this liquid wax is similar in structure to sebum produced by human skin, making it great to use on the entire body.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/jojoba-oil" }, { "id": "386737995853", "handle": "ingredients/larch-tree", "title": "Galactoarabinan (Larch Tree Resin)", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:47:31 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-17 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Galactoarabinan", "image": { "id": "33259126861", "alt": "Galactoarabinan (Larch Tree Resin)", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Larch_Tree_500x.jpg?v=1599090528" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "This patent pending technology has natural film forming properties to assist with style memory. In skin it works to enhance the skin’s moisture barrier function.", "function": "This is a highly functional polysaccharide extracted from already-harvested North American Larch trees which grow in abundance in the Northwest United States. It’s bio-available, so has a highly beneficial interaction with skin cells, and is biodegradable.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "This is a highly functional polysaccharide extracted from already-harvested North American Larch trees which grow in abundance in the Northwest United States. It’s bio-available, so has a highly beneficial interaction with skin cells, and is biodegradable.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/larch-tree" }, { "id": "386737963085", "handle": "ingredients/lauryl-glucoside", "title": "Lauryl Glucoside", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:47:30 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-16 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Lauryl Glucoside", "image": { "id": "33259159629", "alt": "Lauryl Glucoside", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Lauryl_Glucoside_500x.jpg?v=1599090537" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "possesses excellent foaming capacity and cleansing properties and is gentle and effective with proven mildness. Free of sulfates, preservatives, and EO \n Made from 100% natural, renewable, plant -derived feedstocks \n• Readily biodegradable\n• Excellent foaming capacity and cleansing properties\n• Stable even in low pH applications\n• Gentle and effective -provenmildness\n•Free of sulfates, preservatives, and EO\n• Non-ionic -compatible with various surfactants\n• Flexible and multi-functional\n", "function": "Surfactant, Foam Booster", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Surfactant, Foam Booster", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Coconut|Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/lauryl-glucoside" }, { "id": "386737930317", "handle": "ingredients/lavender-eo", "title": "Lavender EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:47:28 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-15 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Oil", "image": { "id": "33259192397", "alt": "Lavender EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Lavender_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599090551" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Balancing, Relieves stress, nervousness and tension, Sedative, Relieves burns, insect bites and small cuts\nParts Used: Flowering tops\nNote Classification: Top-middle. Calming.\nAroma: Herbaceous; very refreshing, smooth, sweet, floral, with herbaceous undertone\nBlends Well With: Bergamot, clary sage, clove, eucalyptus, jasmine, oakmoss, patchouli, pine, rose, rosemary\nSafety Data: Non Irritating, non sensitizing, non phototoxic\n", "function": "The scent of clean. For generations, lavender, from the Latin “to wash”—has been synonymous with clean, calm, and breathing a bit easier. It’s the same aroma therapeutically and medicinally. Can be used in a base or a blend to clear your world.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "The scent of clean. For generations, lavender, from the Latin “to wash”—has been synonymous with clean, calm, and breathing a bit easier. It’s the same aroma therapeutically and medicinally. Can be used in a base or a blend to clear your world.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/lavender-eo" }, { "id": "386737897549", "handle": "ingredients/lavender-extract", "title": "Lavender Extract", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:47:25 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-14 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Extract", "image": { "id": "33259225165", "alt": "Lavender Extract", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/lavender_500x.jpg?v=1599090561" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Skin conditioning as well as antioxidant benefits for the scalp.", "function": "Extract from Lavender flowers", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Extract from Lavender flowers", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/lavender-extract" }, { "id": "386737864781", "handle": "ingredients/lecithin-soy", "title": "Lecithin (soy)", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:47:24 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-13 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Lecithin", "image": { "id": "33259257933", "alt": "Lecithin (soy)", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/LecithinSoy_500x.jpg?v=1599090570" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "It acts as an organic emulsifier in both food and cosmetic applications. Used for smoothing both hair and skin - leaves them feeling soft and conditioned.", "function": "Plant source of Lecithin which is mechanically extracted.", "ewg_ranking": "1-2", "function": "Plant source of Lecithin which is mechanically extracted.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/lecithin-soy" }, { "id": "386737799245", "handle": "ingredients/lemongrass-eo", "title": "Lemongrass EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:47:21 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-11 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Cymbopogon Schoenanthus (Lemongrass) Oil", "image": { "id": "33259323469", "alt": "Lemongrass EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Lemongrass_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599090588" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Antiviral, Sedative, Anti-inflammatory\nParts Used: Aerial parts\nNote Classification: Top-middle. Calming.\nAroma: Citrus; strong lemon note, with sweet herbaceous undertone\nBlends Well With: Geranium, jasmine, lavender\nSafety Data: Can cause skin irritation; mildly toxic\n", "function": "Fresh, sweet and strong, it’s not just for cooking anymore.\nA confidence-booster, anxiety antidote and overall relaxant, this feel-powerful oil has physical benefits that include diuretic, digestive, anti-insomnia. Its digestive elements is one of the reasons it’s often in teas.\n\n", "ewg_ranking": "3", "function": "Fresh, sweet and strong, it’s not just for cooking anymore.\nA confidence-booster, anxiety antidote and overall relaxant, this feel-powerful oil has physical benefits that include diuretic, digestive, anti-insomnia. Its digestive elements is one of the reasons it’s often in teas.\n\n", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/lemongrass-eo" }, { "id": "386737766477", "handle": "ingredients/linden-buds", "title": "Linden Buds", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:47:18 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-10 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Tilia Tomentosa Bud Extract", "image": { "id": "33259356237", "alt": "Linden Buds", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Linden_Buds_500x.jpg?v=1599090599" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Moisturizes both hair and scalp, increases volume of hair and reduces static electricity.", "function": "Active extract of the Linden bud", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Active extract of the Linden bud", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/linden-buds" }, { "id": "386737733709", "handle": "ingredients/linden-flower-extract", "title": "Linden Flower Extract", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:47:15 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-09 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Tilia Cordata (Linden) Flower Extract", "image": { "id": "33259389005", "alt": "Linden Flower Extract", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/LindenFlowerExtract_500x.jpg?v=1599090994" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Rich in flavonoids, it is a potent antioxidant known to help calm and soothe skin.", "function": "Tilia Cordata is a extract derived from the blossoms of the Linden tree, which is native to Europe and western Asia.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Tilia Cordata is a extract derived from the blossoms of the Linden tree, which is native to Europe and western Asia.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/linden-flower-extract" }, { "id": "386737700941", "handle": "ingredients/linseed-oil", "title": "Linseed Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:41 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-08 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Linum Usitatissimum (Linseed) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33259421773", "alt": "Linseed Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Linseed_Oil_500x.jpg?v=1599091285" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "As it dries, it forms a shiny surface on hair. Helps skin to retain moisture and protects delicate oil layer on skin.", "function": "Expressed from the oil-rich seeds of the flax flower. Nutritionally, extremely high in omega-3 fatty acids, B vitamins, potassium, lecithin, magnesium, fiber, protein and zinc.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Expressed from the oil-rich seeds of the flax flower. Nutritionally, extremely high in omega-3 fatty acids, B vitamins, potassium, lecithin, magnesium, fiber, protein and zinc.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/linseed-oil" }, { "id": "386737635405", "handle": "ingredients/maltodextrin", "title": "Maltodextrin", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:39 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-06 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Maltodextrin", "image": { "id": "33259487309", "alt": "Maltodextrin", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Maltodextrin_500x.jpg?v=1599091306" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Creates a moisture barrier in both skin and hair. Provides energy to cells in the form of glucose when digested.", "function": "Polysaccharide derived from starches (ours is non-GMO) (commonly wheat). Used in food as a flavorless\/slightly sweet additive.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Polysaccharide derived from starches (ours is non-GMO) (commonly wheat). Used in food as a flavorless\/slightly sweet additive.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/maltodextrin" }, { "id": "386737602637", "handle": "ingredients/mandarin-green-eo", "title": "Mandarin green EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:37 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-05 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Citrus Reticulata (Mandarin) Peel Oil", "image": { "id": "33259520077", "alt": "Mandarin green EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Mandarin_green_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599091315" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Calming, Relaxing, Relieves anxiety, Sedative, assisting in sleep, Antiseptic\nParts Used: Fruit peels\nNote Classification: Top-middle. Calming.\nAroma: Citrus; strong, deep, sweet fresh citrus, with hint of earthy, heavy neroli-type note\nBlends Well With: Basil, bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, lime, neroli, orange, rose\nSafety Data: Non-toxic, non irritant, non phototoxic, non sensitizing\n", "function": "A deeply aromatic citrus aroma that can trigger sleep and ease stress.\nCalming and sedative, it is ideal for those who are tired of counting sheep and need to sleep. A general go-to for moments of anxiety or stress. It also has the antiseptic powers common in citrus.\n", "ewg_ranking": "1 - 2", "function": "A deeply aromatic citrus aroma that can trigger sleep and ease stress.\nCalming and sedative, it is ideal for those who are tired of counting sheep and need to sleep. A general go-to for moments of anxiety or stress. It also has the antiseptic powers common in citrus.\n", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/mandarin-green-eo" }, { "id": "386737537101", "handle": "ingredients/marigold-flower-extract", "title": "Marigold Flower Extract", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:34 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-03 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Calendula Officinalis (Marigold) Flower Extract", "image": { "id": "33259552845", "alt": "Marigold Flower Extract", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Marigold_Flower_500x.jpg?v=1599091340" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Rich in vitamin A, it helps to soothe, heal, and restore skin.", "function": "Marigold florets are considered edible. They are often used to add color to salads, or added to dishes as a garnish and in lieu of saffron.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Marigold florets are considered edible. They are often used to add color to salads, or added to dishes as a garnish and in lieu of saffron.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/marigold-flower-extract" }, { "id": "386737504333", "handle": "ingredients/marine-sugar-algae-complex-laminaria-digitata", "title": "Marine Sugar Algae Complex (Laminaria Digitata)", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:33 -0500", "published_at": "2018-01-02 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Hydrolyzed Algin, Zinc Sulfate", "image": { "id": "33259585613", "alt": "Marine Sugar Algae Complex (Laminaria Digitata)", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Marine_Sugar_Algae_Complex_500x.jpg?v=1599091357" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Improves clarity, cellular renewal and helps purify while providing oil control", "function": "A concentrated solution of an oligosaccharide from this leathery, dark brown seaweed that grows to two or three meters combined with zinc", "ewg_ranking": "1, 3-4", "function": "A concentrated solution of an oligosaccharide from this leathery, dark brown seaweed that grows to two or three meters combined with zinc", "footnotes": "Intelli-Sea™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/marine-sugar-algae-complex-laminaria-digitata" }, { "id": "386737438797", "handle": "ingredients/menthol-crystals", "title": "Menthol", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:29 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-31 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Menthol", "image": { "id": "33259651149", "alt": "Menthol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Menthol_Crystals_500x.jpg?v=1599091378" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*cooling, refreshing, strong minty aroma\nParts Used: extract of cornmint essential oil\nNote Classification: \nAroma: Strong camphor-like with heavy mint tones\nBlends Well With: mint, vanilla\nSafety Data: Irritating at full strength", "function": "Menthol crystals are the solid constituent of oil of mint, specifically cornmint obtained by freezing the distilled oil resulting in crystals.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Menthol crystals are the solid constituent of oil of mint, specifically cornmint obtained by freezing the distilled oil resulting in crystals.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/menthol-crystals" }, { "id": "386737406029", "handle": "ingredients/microcrystalline-cellulose-cellulose-gum", "title": "Microcrystalline Cellulose, Cellulose Gum", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:28 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-30 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Microcrystalline Cellulose, Cellulose Gum", "image": { "id": "33302282317", "alt": "Microcrystalline Cellulose, Cellulose Gum", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/cellulose_500x.jpg?v=1600020176" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "A sensory enhancer used as a water gelling agent.", "function": "A thickening agent manufactured from vegetable origin.", "ewg_ranking": "1, 1", "function": "A thickening agent manufactured from vegetable origin.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/microcrystalline-cellulose-cellulose-gum" }, { "id": "386737373261", "handle": "ingredients/mongongo-oil", "title": "Mongongo Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:26 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-29 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Schinziophyton Rautanenii (Mongongo) Oil", "image": { "id": "33259683917", "alt": "Mongongo Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Mongongo_Oil_500x.jpg?v=1599091439" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "This oil is highly moisturizing, restructuring and regenerating due to its high linoleic acid content.", "function": "An emollient oil from the nut of the African Mongongo tree.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "An emollient oil from the nut of the African Mongongo tree.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/mongongo-oil" }, { "id": "386737340493", "handle": "ingredients/murumuru-seed-butter", "title": "Murumuru Seed Butter", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:25 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-28 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Astrocaryum Murumuru Seed Butter", "image": { "id": "33259716685", "alt": "Murumuru Seed Butter", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Murumuru_Seed_Butter_500x.jpg?v=1599091448" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Brings a natural gloss to dry, damaged hair.", "function": "A non-fragrant vegetable fat that's nearly solid at room temperature and is from the Brazilian Amazon Tree’s edible fruit seeds.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A non-fragrant vegetable fat that's nearly solid at room temperature and is from the Brazilian Amazon Tree’s edible fruit seeds.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/murumuru-seed-butter" }, { "id": "386737307725", "handle": "ingredients/myrrh-eo", "title": "Myrrh EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:23 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-27 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Commiphora Myrrha (Myrrh) Oil", "image": { "id": "33259749453", "alt": "Myrrh EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Myrrh_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599091458" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Antimicrobial, antifungal, stimulant antiseptic, tonic, anti-inflammatory\nParts Used: Gum. \nNote Classification: Base.\nAroma: Dry, creamy, resinous, spicy-medicinal odor.\nBlends Well With: Bergamot, chamomile, clove, cypress, eucalyptus lemon, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, pine, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, tea tree, vetiver, ylang ylang.\nSafety Data: may be fetotoxic", "function": "Myrrh has been prevalent throughout history. It was used in the mummification process by the Egyptians. It has been used in religious rituals all over the world, and it is utilized in Chinese and Ayurvedic medicines. In the fragrance industry the oil is used as a fixative.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Myrrh has been prevalent throughout history. It was used in the mummification process by the Egyptians. It has been used in religious rituals all over the world, and it is utilized in Chinese and Ayurvedic medicines. In the fragrance industry the oil is used as a fixative.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/myrrh-eo" }, { "id": "386737274957", "handle": "ingredients/natural-honey-flavor", "title": "Natural Honey Flavor", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:21 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-26 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Flavor (Nectar Type)", "image": { "id": "33259782221", "alt": "Natural Honey Flavor", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Natural_Honey_Flavor_500x.jpg?v=1599091468" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Scent enhances flavor and vice versa which helps to round out a sophisticated aroma blend.", "function": "Natural Flavor that emparts the flavor of Honey without the bees.", "ewg_ranking": "not on the database", "function": "Natural Flavor that emparts the flavor of Honey without the bees.", "footnotes": "Intelli-Clean Science: Made without formaldehyde|Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/natural-honey-flavor" }, { "id": "386737209421", "handle": "ingredients/natural-raspberry-flavor", "title": "Natural Raspberry Flavor", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:18 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-24 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Natural Flavor (Raspberry Type)", "image": { "id": "33259847757", "alt": "Natural Raspberry Flavor", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Natural_Raspberry_Flavor_500x.jpg?v=1599091492" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Scent enhances flavor and vice versa which helps to round out a sophisticated aroma blend.", "function": "Natural flavor of raspberry", "ewg_ranking": "not on the database", "function": "Natural flavor of raspberry", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/natural-raspberry-flavor" }, { "id": "386737176653", "handle": "ingredients/natural-vanilla-flavor", "title": "Natural Vanilla Flavor", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:16 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-23 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Natural Flavor (Vanilla Type)", "image": { "id": "33259880525", "alt": "Natural Vanilla Flavor", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Natural_Vanilla_Flavor_500x.jpg?v=1599091503" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Adds a hit of vanilla to an aroma blend that plays well with the base ingredients.", "function": "Natural flavor made with vanilla extract.", "ewg_ranking": "not on the database", "function": "Natural flavor made with vanilla extract.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/natural-vanilla-flavor" }, { "id": "386737111117", "handle": "ingredients/neroli-eo", "title": "Neroli EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:10 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-21 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Citrus Aurantium Amara (Neroli) Flower Oil", "image": { "id": "33259946061", "alt": "Neroli EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Neroli_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599091527" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Neurotonic, Anti-depressive, Antibacterial, Anti-parasitic, Antiviral, Calming, Digestive tonic, Cell regenerating\nParts Used: Flowers\nNote Classification: Top-middle. Energizing.\nAroma: Citrus; sweet bitter floral, with citrus undertone\nBlends Well With: Citrus oils, jasmine, rose, ylang-ylang\nSafety Data: Non Irritating, non sensitizing, non phototoxic\n", "function": "The original Eau-de-Cologne still smells simply amazing.\nAnti-depressant, aphrodisiac, sedative, antiseptic, tonic—this famous scent is an absolutely seductive aroma. While the sensual citrus scent has you under its sway, it secretly does good for your body, with lots of cleansing benefits. \n", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "The original Eau-de-Cologne still smells simply amazing.\nAnti-depressant, aphrodisiac, sedative, antiseptic, tonic—this famous scent is an absolutely seductive aroma. While the sensual citrus scent has you under its sway, it secretly does good for your body, with lots of cleansing benefits. \n", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/neroli-eo" }, { "id": "386737078349", "handle": "ingredients/nettle", "title": "Nettle", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:09 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-20 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Urtica Dioica (Nettle) Extract", "image": { "id": "33259978829", "alt": "Nettle", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Nettle_500x.jpg?v=1599091537" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Known to have anti-inflammatory properties.", "function": "Extract from Nettle", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Extract from Nettle", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/nettle" }, { "id": "386737045581", "handle": "ingredients/nutmeg-butter", "title": "Nutmeg Butter", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:05 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-19 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Myristica Fragrans (Nutmeg) Kernel Oil", "image": { "id": "33260011597", "alt": "Nutmeg Butter", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Nutmeg_500x.jpg?v=1599091560" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Emparts a smooth emollient feel.", "function": "Buttery extract from the Nutmeg kernel", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Buttery extract from the Nutmeg kernel", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|Intelli-Clean Science: Made without formaldehyde", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/nutmeg-butter" }, { "id": "386737012813", "handle": "ingredients/nutmeg-eo", "title": "Nutmeg EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:46:04 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-18 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Myristica Fragrans (Nutmeg) Kernel Oil", "image": { "id": "33260044365", "alt": "Nutmeg EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Nutmeg_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599091570" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Pain relief, counter premature aging, arthritis.\nParts Used: Seeds. \nNote Classification: Middle. \nAroma: Spicy, warm, and nutty.\nBlends Well With: Bay, clary sage, coriander, geranium, lavender, lime, mandarin, oakmoss, orange, peru balsam, petitgrain, rosemary.\nSafety Data: Concerns around safrole and methyleugenol content. Patch test is suggested.", "function": "In perfumery nutmeg oil is used as a fixative for citrus oils.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "In perfumery nutmeg oil is used as a fixative for citrus oils.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|Intelli-Clean Science: Made without formaldehyde", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/nutmeg-eo" }, { "id": "386736947277", "handle": "ingredients/palm", "title": "Palm", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:45:13 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-16 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Elaeis Guineensis (Palm) Kernel Oil or Elaeis Guineensis (Palm) Oil or Elaeis Guineensis (Palm) Butter", "image": { "id": "33260109901", "alt": "Palm", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Palm_Kernel_500x.jpg?v=1599091618" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Aids in the healing process of the skin, and leaves hair feeling thick and conditioned.", "function": "Edible, emollient oil comes from the pulp of the palm fruit. High in the antioxidant beta-carotene and saturated fatty acids. This certified organic material is sustainably sourced and harvested. Always at least mass balanced certified sustainable. ", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Edible, emollient oil comes from the pulp of the palm fruit. High in the antioxidant beta-carotene and saturated fatty acids. This certified organic material is sustainably sourced and harvested. Always at least mass balanced certified sustainable. ", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Palm" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/palm" }, { "id": "386736881741", "handle": "ingredients/panthenol", "title": "Panthenol", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:45:11 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-14 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Panthenol", "image": { "id": "33260175437", "alt": "Panthenol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Panthenol_500x.jpg?v=1599091662" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Provides longer lasting moisture, prevents hair damage, thickens and improves luster and sheen.", "function": "A naturally occurring B vitamin ", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A naturally occurring B vitamin ", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/panthenol" }, { "id": "386736848973", "handle": "ingredients/patchouli-eo", "title": "Patchouli EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:45:09 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-13 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Pogostemon Cablin (Patchouli) Oil", "image": { "id": "33260208205", "alt": "Patchouli EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Patchouli_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599091672" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Vein tonic, Decongesting, Anti-inflammatory, Antifungal, Antiphlogistic\nParts Used: Leaves\nNote Classification: Top-middle-base. Calming.\nAroma: Woody; deep woody with a hint of camphoraceous top note and musty earthy chocolate like sweet undernote\nBlends Well With: Bergamot, cedarwood, clary sage, clove, geranium, labdanum, lavender, myrrh, neroli, oakmoss, rose, sandalwood, vetiver\nSafety Data: Nontoxic, non irritant, non phototoxic, non sensitizing\n", "function": "A grounding scent that is earthy as well as earth mama (and papa).\nSynonymous with peace, love and understanding, this earthy scent is used in temples before meditation to create a connection with the earth and spirit. It’s decongesting, anti-inflammatory and anti-fungal. \n", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A grounding scent that is earthy as well as earth mama (and papa).\nSynonymous with peace, love and understanding, this earthy scent is used in temples before meditation to create a connection with the earth and spirit. It’s decongesting, anti-inflammatory and anti-fungal. \n", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|Intelli-Clean Science: Made without formaldehyde", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/patchouli-eo" }, { "id": "386736816205", "handle": "ingredients/patua-oil", "title": "Patua Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:45:08 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-12 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Oenocarpus Bataua (Pataua) Fruit Oil", "image": { "id": "33260240973", "alt": "Patua Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Pataua_Oil_500x.jpg?v=1599091684" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "This oil has a light non-greasy, dry feel yet it's naturally high oleic content provides superior moisturization benefits.", "function": "Emollient oil sustainably derived from Amazonian palm trees in Brazil.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Emollient oil sustainably derived from Amazonian palm trees in Brazil.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/patua-oil" }, { "id": "386736783437", "handle": "ingredients/pea-sprout", "title": "Pea Sprout", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:45:06 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-11 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Pisum Sativum (Pea) Sprout Extract", "image": { "id": "33260273741", "alt": "Pea Sprout", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/PeaSprout_500x.jpg?v=1599091750" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Shown to shorten the dormant phase of hair growth.", "function": "Extract from Pea sprouts", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Extract from Pea sprouts", "footnotes": "Intelli-Cell™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/pea-sprout" }, { "id": "386736750669", "handle": "ingredients/pennywort", "title": "Pennywort", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:45:04 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-10 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Centella Asiatica (Pennywort) Meristem Cell Culture", "image": { "id": "33260306509", "alt": "Pennywort", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Pennywort_500x.jpg?v=1599091759" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "A proprietary process allowing for the selection of these plant stem cells in the lab without the use of soil contain at least 1,000 times the active antioxidant molecule concentrations as plants grown through conventional farming methods.Pennywort increases skin hydration and elasticity.", "function": "Plant stem cells contribute to the growth and repair process. They contain the highest concentration of antioxidants (active substances\/phenylpropanoids) and allow for the generation of new tissues and continuous growth. Extracts prepared from plant stem cells guarantee the highest quality, activity and purity for ingredients without the worry of weather, soil, herbicides, pesticides, fungicides, fertilizers, insect infection and other pollutants in the environment.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Plant stem cells contribute to the growth and repair process. They contain the highest concentration of antioxidants (active substances\/phenylpropanoids) and allow for the generation of new tissues and continuous growth. Extracts prepared from plant stem cells guarantee the highest quality, activity and purity for ingredients without the worry of weather, soil, herbicides, pesticides, fungicides, fertilizers, insect infection and other pollutants in the environment.", "footnotes": "Intelli-Cell™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/pennywort" }, { "id": "386736717901", "handle": "ingredients/peppermint-eo", "title": "Peppermint EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:44:32 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-09 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil", "image": { "id": "33260339277", "alt": "Peppermint EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Peppermint_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599091768" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Stimulating, Strengthening, Aides in motion sickness and general nausea, Effective for irritable colon, General tonic\nParts Used: Aerial parts\nNote Classification: Top-middle. Energizing.\nAroma: Minty; strong, minty-herbaceous note with balsamic-sweet undertones, truly reminiscent of the plant\nBlends Well With: Bergamot, corn mint, geranium oil, lavender oil, marjoram, rosemary, sandalwood\nSafety Data: Nonflammable\n", "function": "A stomach’s best friend, this stimulating scent is also great for concentration.\nMotion sickness, nausea, upset stomach—this tonic oil is great for a pharmacy’s worth of stomach ailments. In addition, it stimulates the mind and strengthens the will. Get up, go and feel great. \n", "ewg_ranking": "4", "function": "A stomach’s best friend, this stimulating scent is also great for concentration.\nMotion sickness, nausea, upset stomach—this tonic oil is great for a pharmacy’s worth of stomach ailments. In addition, it stimulates the mind and strengthens the will. Get up, go and feel great. \n", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/peppermint-eo" }, { "id": "386736685133", "handle": "ingredients/phenethyl-alcohol", "title": "Phenethyl Alcohol", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:44:29 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-08 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Phenethyl Alcohol", "image": { "id": "33260372045", "alt": "Phenethyl Alcohol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Phenethyl_Alcohol_500x.jpg?v=1599091778" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Prevents or retards bacterial growth.", "function": "A preservative", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A preservative", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/phenethyl-alcohol" }, { "id": "386736652365", "handle": "ingredients/phosphatidylcholine", "title": "Phosphatidylcholine", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:44:27 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-07 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Phosphatidylcholine", "image": { "id": "33260404813", "alt": "Phosphatidylcholine", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Phosphatidylcholine_MustardSeed_500x.jpg?v=1599091816" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Helps keep water and oil together in the formula with the added benefit of keeping skin hydrated.", "function": "A purified form of lecithin rich in phospholipids.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A purified form of lecithin rich in phospholipids.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/phosphatidylcholine" }, { "id": "386736619597", "handle": "ingredients/potassium-sorbate", "title": "Potassium Sorbate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:44:26 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-06 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Potassium Sorbate", "image": { "id": "33260437581", "alt": "Potassium Sorbate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/potassium-sorbate2_2_500x.jpg?v=1599091839" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Works to prevent mold and other microbial growth.", "function": "A type of salt derived from ascorbic acid.", "ewg_ranking": "1 - 3", "function": "A type of salt derived from ascorbic acid.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Synthetic", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/potassium-sorbate" }, { "id": "386736586829", "handle": "ingredients/pracaxi-oil", "title": "Pentaclethra Macroloba (Pracaxi) Seed Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:44:25 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-05 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Pentaclethra Macroloba Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33302315085", "alt": "Pentaclethra Macroloba (Pracaxi) Seed Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/pracaxi_500x.jpg?v=1600020239" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Gives hair silky-smooth feel, increases compatibility and shine.", "function": "Conditioning for both skin and hair. Antioxidant oil extracted from the seeds of Amazonian plant and used to protect from environmental aggressors.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Conditioning for both skin and hair. Antioxidant oil extracted from the seeds of Amazonian plant and used to protect from environmental aggressors.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/pracaxi-oil" }, { "id": "386736554061", "handle": "ingredients/pullulan", "title": "Pullulan", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:44:23 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-04 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Pullulan", "image": { "id": "33260470349", "alt": "Pullulan", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Pullulan_and_Sorbitol_and_Trehalose_and_Acacia_Senegal_Gum_500x.jpg?v=1599091903" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Provides a shiny, transparent and flexible film former ideal to deliver structure and hold in styling products.", "function": "An edible sugar based natural film former.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "An edible sugar based natural film former.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/pullulan" }, { "id": "386736488525", "handle": "ingredients/pumpkin-seed-oil", "title": "Pumpkin Seed Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:44:05 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-02 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Cucurbita Pepo (Pumpkin) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33260535885", "alt": "Pumpkin Seed Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/PumpkinSeeds_ef538b37-b015-41f5-a6c8-7fbda22de189_500x.jpg?v=1599091940" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "A moisturizing powerhouse rich in fatty acids it helps with skin tone and provide smoothness and shine for hair.", "function": "Intelli-Seed - a powerful blend of high antioxidant oils.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Intelli-Seed - a powerful blend of high antioxidant oils.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|Intelli-Seed™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/pumpkin-seed-oil" }, { "id": "386736455757", "handle": "ingredients/quinoa", "title": "Quinoa", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:44:03 -0500", "published_at": "2017-12-01 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Hydrolyzed Quinoa", "image": { "id": "33260568653", "alt": "Quinoa", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Quinoa_500x.jpg?v=1599091962" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Has a high amino acid content for nourishment and moisturization of hair. Increases color uptaked during the dyeing process and helps lock in color to maintain a stronger, longer lasting vibrant color as well as adding shine.", "function": "Hydrolyzed protein with all 8 essential amino acids from Quinoa", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Hydrolyzed protein with all 8 essential amino acids from Quinoa", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/quinoa" }, { "id": "386736357453", "handle": "ingredients/red-grape-seed-oil", "title": "Red Grape Seed Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003eHelps protect from pollution and toxin damage.  Known to assist in the repair of collagen. Protects against environmental aggressors.  Topical application of both oil and water antioxidants is overwhelmingly beneficial to skin.\u003c\/span\u003e", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:43:58 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-28 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Vitis Vinifera (Red Grape) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33260699725", "alt": "Red Grape Seed Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Red_Grape_Seed_Oil_500x.jpg?v=1599092027" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Provides pollution protection and collagen repair. Protects against environmental aggressors. Provides nourishment to all types of hair and skin.", "function": "Intelli-Seed Science - a powerful blend of high antioxidant oils.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Intelli-Seed Science - a powerful blend of high antioxidant oils.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|Intelli-Seed™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/red-grape-seed-oil" }, { "id": "386736291917", "handle": "ingredients/red-raspberry-seed-oil", "title": "Red Raspberry Seed Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:43:53 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-26 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Rubus Idaeus (Red Raspberry) Seed Meal(Red Raspberry) Seed Oil ]", "image": { "id": "33449836621", "alt": "Red Raspberry Seed Oil", "aspect_ratio": "0.9757785467128027", "width": 564, "height": 578, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Screen_Shot_2020-10-15_at_8.17.45_PM_500x.png?v=1602811088" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Support skin elasticity. Promotes brighter, more even skin and helps give your hair moisture and shine. Helps lock in the moisture into your hair to help with dry, brittle hair strands.", "function": "Intelli-Seed - a powerful blend of high antioxidant oils.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Intelli-Seed - a powerful blend of high antioxidant oils.", "footnotes": "Intelli-Seed™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/red-raspberry-seed-oil" }, { "id": "386736259149", "handle": "ingredients/red-seaweed", "title": "Red Seaweed", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:43:50 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-25 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Sodium Carrageenan", "image": { "id": "33260798029", "alt": "Red Seaweed", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Red_Seaweed_500x.jpg?v=1599092125" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Used to increase both dermal and epidermal Hyaluronic Acid synthesis. Tested to outperform HA as a humectant bringing moisture to the skin quicker.", "function": "The salts of a polysaccharide derived from red seaweed", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "The salts of a polysaccharide derived from red seaweed", "footnotes": "Intelli-Sea™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/red-seaweed" }, { "id": "386736226381", "handle": "ingredients/rice-bran", "title": "Rice Bran", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:43:47 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-24 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Extract", "image": { "id": "33260830797", "alt": "Rice Bran", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/RiceBran_500x.jpg?v=1599092139" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Holds water to aid in moisturization of both skin and hair. Assists in conditioning and smoothing. Also prevents powders from clumping.", "function": "Extract from rice. Commonly used as both a food additive and a food supplement.", "ewg_ranking": "1 - 2", "function": "Extract from rice. Commonly used as both a food additive and a food supplement.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/rice-bran" }, { "id": "386736193613", "handle": "ingredients/roman-chamomile-eo", "title": "Roman Chamomile EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:43:14 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-23 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Anthemis Nobilis (Chamomile) Flower Oil", "image": { "id": "33260863565", "alt": "Roman Chamomile EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Roman_Chamomile_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599092175" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*relaxing, calming, soothing, promotes emotional health.\nParts Used: Flowers. \nNote Classification: Middle. \nAroma: Fresh, sweet, warm, fruity, apple-like aroma.\nBlends Well With: Bergamot, clary sage, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemon, neroli, oakmoss, palmarosa, rose, tea tree.\nSafety Data: GRAS.", "function": "Roman chamomile is used in aromatherapy for its skin benefiting properties, and it adds a calming aspect to a blend. Chamomile has been used as a strewing herb. The oil is used in perfumery and has a high ester content.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Roman chamomile is used in aromatherapy for its skin benefiting properties, and it adds a calming aspect to a blend. Chamomile has been used as a strewing herb. The oil is used in perfumery and has a high ester content.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/roman-chamomile-eo" }, { "id": "386736160845", "handle": "ingredients/rose-centifolia-eo", "title": "Rosa Centifolia EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:43:13 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-22 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Rosa Centifolia (Rose) Flower Extract", "image": { "id": "33260896333", "alt": "Rosa Centifolia EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Rose_Centifolia_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599092184" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Relax, strengthen, calming, reduce stress, uplifting.\nParts Used: Fower.\nNote Classification: Middle.\nAroma: sweet, floral ,rose, spicy.\nBlends Well With: Bergamot, citrus, cinnamon, clary sage, coffee, frankincense, helichrysum, jasmine, lavender, melissa, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, sandalwood, spikenard, tansy, vetiver, ylang.\nSafety Data: GRAS.", "function": "Essential oil of the Cabbage Rose use more in perfume than aromatherapy with a sweeter scent than Rose Damascena.", "ewg_ranking": "3", "function": "Essential oil of the Cabbage Rose use more in perfume than aromatherapy with a sweeter scent than Rose Damascena.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/rose-centifolia-eo" }, { "id": "386736128077", "handle": "ingredients/rosehip-seed-oil", "title": "Rosehip Seed Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:42:56 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-21 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Rosa Moschata (Rosehip) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33260929101", "alt": "Rosehip Seed Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Rosehip_500x.jpg?v=1599092203" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Rich in vitamins A and E and essential fatty acids. Includes the omega-6 fatty acid known as linoleic acid, which plays an important part in the structure of cell membranes. Provides oleic acid, which is an omega-9 fatty acid that keeps skin moist and supple and in optimum condition. Contains beta-carotene, vitamin A and vitamin C, antioxidants that help to protect against free radical damage and aids the formation of collagen.", "function": "The rosehip is the bulbous part at the base of the flower, which remains after the rose petals are removed. The seeds inside are pressed and the oil is extracted.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "The rosehip is the bulbous part at the base of the flower, which remains after the rose petals are removed. The seeds inside are pressed and the oil is extracted.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/rosehip-seed-oil" }, { "id": "386736095309", "handle": "ingredients/rosemary-extract", "title": "Rosemary Extract", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:42:54 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-20 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract", "image": { "id": "33267712077", "alt": "Rosemary Extract", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/RosemaryExtract_500x.jpg?v=1599162065" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Skin conditioning as well as antioxidant benefits for the scalp.", "function": "Extract from Rosemary leaf", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Extract from Rosemary leaf", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/rosemary-extract" }, { "id": "386736062541", "handle": "ingredients/rosemary-tunisian-eo", "title": "Rosemary Leaf EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:42:53 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-19 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil", "image": { "id": "33261027405", "alt": "Rosemary Leaf EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Rosemary_tunisian_EO_4200213f-6a87-416b-8c5f-19c2c7204cbc_500x.jpg?v=1599092496" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Stimulating, Relieves tension, Suitable for muscle and nerves, Anti-infectious, Bactericidal, Fungicidal, Supports digestion, Supports cell-regeneration\nAyurvedic Dosha (element): Vata (Air)\nParts Used: Flowering tops\nNote Classification: Top-middle\nAroma: Camphoraceous; fresh, strong herbaceous, similar to lavender note, with pronounced camphoraceous medicinal note and woody-balsamic undertone\nBlends Well With: Basil, cedarwood, cinnamon, citronella, elemi, labdanum, lavandin, lavender, olibanum, oregano, peppermint, petitgrain, pine, thyme\nSafety Data: Nontoxic, non irritant, non phototoxic, non sensitizing\n", "function": "A stimulating oil that’s versatile and accessible.\nA versatile oil, rosemary is everything from a breath freshener to a pain reliever and a brain booster. It’s popular in hair care and has been used to aid digestion and respiration. Great for relieving muscles, nerves and stimulating everything from cells to happy thoughts.\n", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A stimulating oil that’s versatile and accessible.\nA versatile oil, rosemary is everything from a breath freshener to a pain reliever and a brain booster. It’s popular in hair care and has been used to aid digestion and respiration. Great for relieving muscles, nerves and stimulating everything from cells to happy thoughts.\n", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/rosemary-tunisian-eo" }, { "id": "386736029773", "handle": "ingredients/safflower-seed-oil", "title": "Safflower Seed Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:42:50 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-18 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33261060173", "alt": "Safflower Seed Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/SafflowerSeedOil_500x.jpg?v=1599092507" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Light oil easily absorbed into the hair and skin, providing nourishment. Hydrates the scalp and hair.", "function": "A flavorless and colorless oil from the safflower seed, high in monounsaturated fatty acid", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A flavorless and colorless oil from the safflower seed, high in monounsaturated fatty acid", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/safflower-seed-oil" }, { "id": "386735997005", "handle": "ingredients/salicornia", "title": "Salicornia", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:42:48 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-17 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Salicornia Herbacea Extract", "image": { "id": "33261092941", "alt": "Salicornia", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Salicornia_samphire-coastal-vegetable-over-black_500x.jpg?v=1599092519" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Increases and reinforces the Natural Moisturizing Factor and strengthens the barrier. ", "function": "An extract from a succulent salt tolerant plant that grows in salty marshes, beaches and mangroves that makes a protein similar to human aquaporin-8.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "An extract from a succulent salt tolerant plant that grows in salty marshes, beaches and mangroves that makes a protein similar to human aquaporin-8.", "footnotes": "Intelli-Sea™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/salicornia" }, { "id": "386735964237", "handle": "ingredients/sandalwood-australian-eo", "title": "Sandalwood australian EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:42:30 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-16 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Santalum Spicata (Sandalwood) Oil", "image": { "id": "33261125709", "alt": "Sandalwood australian EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Sandalwood_Australian_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599092532" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Antiseptic, Antimicrobial, Aphrodisiac, Astringent\nAyurvedic Dosha (element): Pitta (Fire)\nParts Used: Wood\nNote Classification: Middle-base. Calming.\nAroma: Woody; sweet woody roselike topnote, with deep balsamic spicy undertones , Blends Well With: bergamot, black pepper, clove, patchouli, rosewood, vetiver, \nSafety Data: Low potential for irritation and sensitivity\n", "function": "This exquisite aroma is physically similar to the human pheromone. Besides its aphrodisiac quality, this scent—called chandana in its native India—is also powerful focusing, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory and antifungal. Since ancient times, it’s been cultivated when very mature trees (40-80 years old) are felled and eaten by ants. The remains become sandalwood. ", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "This exquisite aroma is physically similar to the human pheromone. Besides its aphrodisiac quality, this scent—called chandana in its native India—is also powerful focusing, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory and antifungal. Since ancient times, it’s been cultivated when very mature trees (40-80 years old) are felled and eaten by ants. The remains become sandalwood. ", "footnotes": "Intelli-Clean Science: Made without formaldehyde", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sandalwood-australian-eo" }, { "id": "386735898701", "handle": "ingredients/sea-daffodil", "title": "Sea Daffodil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:41:54 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-14 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Pancratium Maritimum Extract", "image": { "id": "33261191245", "alt": "Sea Daffodil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Sea_Daffodil_flower-sea-daffodil-pancratium-maritimum_500x.jpg?v=1599092551" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Shown to significantly reduce appearance of skin pigmentation and the surface area of dark spots.", "function": "Extract from the Sea Daffodil, a rare flower grown and harvested in greenhouses to assure sustainability.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Extract from the Sea Daffodil, a rare flower grown and harvested in greenhouses to assure sustainability.", "footnotes": "Intelli-Sea™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sea-daffodil" }, { "id": "386735865933", "handle": "ingredients/sea-fennel", "title": "Sea Fennel", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:41:52 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-13 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Crithmum Maritimum Extract", "image": { "id": "33261224013", "alt": "Sea Fennel", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Sea_Fennel_500x.jpg?v=1599092572" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Provides a retinol affect for treatment of aging skin. It has shown to reduce sebum, acne scars and the number of wrinkles.", "function": "Extract from the Sea Fennel a wild edible plant found growing on salty coastlines.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Extract from the Sea Fennel a wild edible plant found growing on salty coastlines.", "footnotes": "Intelli-Sea™ Science", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sea-fennel" }, { "id": "386735833165", "handle": "ingredients/shea-butter", "title": "Shea Butter", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:41:50 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-12 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter)", "image": { "id": "33261256781", "alt": "Shea Butter", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/shea-butter-nuts-on-chalkboard_500x.jpg?v=1599092581" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Provides slip. Also aids in protecting against dry skin and scalp, helps to restore elasticity to skin.", "function": "Seed of the shea tree crushed and boiled to release the natural fats. High in vitamins A, E and F. Solid at room temperature but liquifies at body temperature.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Seed of the shea tree crushed and boiled to release the natural fats. High in vitamins A, E and F. Solid at room temperature but liquifies at body temperature.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/shea-butter" }, { "id": "386735767629", "handle": "ingredients/sodium-benzoate", "title": "Sodium Benzoate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:41:47 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-10 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Sodium Benzoate", "image": { "id": "33261322317", "alt": "Sodium Benzoate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Sodium_Benzoate_500x.jpg?v=1599092602" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Prevents mold and other microbial growth.", "function": "A type of salt often used as a food preservative.", "ewg_ranking": "1 - 3", "function": "A type of salt often used as a food preservative.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Synthetic", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sodium-benzoate" }, { "id": "386735669325", "handle": "ingredients/sodium-hydroxide", "title": "Sodium Hydroxide", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:41:10 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-07 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Sodium Hydroxide", "image": { "id": "33261387853", "alt": "Sodium Hydroxide", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Sodium_Hydroxide_500x.jpg?v=1599092651" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "pH Adjuster", "function": null, "ewg_ranking": "1 - 4", "function": null, "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Other", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sodium-hydroxide" }, { "id": "386735636557", "handle": "ingredients/sodium-methyl-cocoyl-taurate", "title": "Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:41:08 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-06 00:00:00 -0600", "excerpt": "Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate", "image": { "id": "33261420621", "alt": "Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Sodium_Methyl_Cocoyl_Taurate_500x.jpg?v=1599092664" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Mild cleanser, it develops a creamy lather during application. It provides a “clean-rinse” sensory profile upon rinsing, imparting a soft and clean after-feel. ", "function": "coconut fatty acid derived anionic surfactant ", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "coconut fatty acid derived anionic surfactant ", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Semi-Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sodium-methyl-cocoyl-taurate" }, { "id": "386735603789", "handle": "ingredients/sodium-stearoyl-lactylate", "title": "Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:41:07 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-05 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate", "image": { "id": "33261453389", "alt": "Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Sodium_Stearoyl_Lactylate_500x.jpg?v=1599092677" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "A non-toxic biodegradable emulsifier with humectant properties constructed with naturally derived ingredients to mimic the skin’s natural lipid barrier. extremely mild and non-irritating and possess a unique affinity for skin, conferring benefits such as moisturization, exceptional after-feel and water\/wear resistance. ", "function": "Component of an emulsifier blend", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Component of an emulsifier blend", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "Palm|Soy" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sodium-stearoyl-lactylate" }, { "id": "386735571021", "handle": "ingredients/sorbitol", "title": "Sorbitol", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:41:05 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-04 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Sorbitol", "image": { "id": "33261486157", "alt": "Sorbitol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Sorbitol_500x.jpg?v=1599092687" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Provides a shiny, transparent and flexible film former ideal to deliver structure and hold in styling products.", "function": "Plant based sweetener used in foods that thickens and forms a film", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Plant based sweetener used in foods that thickens and forms a film", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sorbitol" }, { "id": "386735538253", "handle": "ingredients/soy-protein", "title": "Soy Protein", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:40:48 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-03 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Hydrolyzed Soy Protein", "image": { "id": "33261518925", "alt": "Soy Protein", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/SoyProtein_500x.jpg?v=1599092698" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Creates a moisture retentive, protective, sealing film on the hair.", "function": "Hair conditioning agent and anti static from non-GMO Soy", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Hair conditioning agent and anti static from non-GMO Soy", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/soy-protein" }, { "id": "386735472717", "handle": "ingredients/spearmint-eo", "title": "Spearmint EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:40:44 -0500", "published_at": "2017-11-01 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Mentha Viridis (Spearmint) Leaf Oil", "image": { "id": "33261584461", "alt": "Spearmint EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Spearmint_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599092728" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Stimulant, antiseptic, oral hygiene.\nParts Used: Leaves. \nNote Classification: Top.\nAroma: bright, minty, refreshing, herbal.\nBlends Well With: basil, eucalyptus, tea tree, thyme, lavender, cypress, cedarwood, lemon, lime, mandarin and rosemary.\nSafety Data: GRAS, skin sensitization and low risk mucous membrane irritation", "function": "It is used as a flavoring for toothpaste and confectionery, and is sometimes added to shampoos and soaps. In herbalism, spearmint is steeped as tea for the treatment of stomach ache.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "It is used as a flavoring for toothpaste and confectionery, and is sometimes added to shampoos and soaps. In herbalism, spearmint is steeped as tea for the treatment of stomach ache.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/spearmint-eo" }, { "id": "386735439949", "handle": "ingredients/stearic-acid", "title": "Stearic Acid", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:40:41 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-31 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Stearic Acid", "image": { "id": "33267679309", "alt": "Stearic Acid", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/StearicAcid_500x.jpg?v=1599161939" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Used for many reaasons, in our product it helps control consistancy", "function": "a saturated fatty acid", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "a saturated fatty acid", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/stearic-acid" }, { "id": "386735407181", "handle": "ingredients/sugar", "title": "Sucrose (Sugar)", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:40:40 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-30 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Sucrose", "image": { "id": "33261617229", "alt": "Sucrose (Sugar)", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Sugar_500x.jpg?v=1599092755" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Used to help create a moisture barrier in both skin and hair. Extremely important metabolically, it is central to the energy production of almost all living cells.", "function": "Simple sugar that comes from the photosynthesis reaction of corn and other plants.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Simple sugar that comes from the photosynthesis reaction of corn and other plants.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sugar" }, { "id": "386735341645", "handle": "ingredients/sunflower-seed-oil", "title": "Sunflower Seed Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:40:36 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-28 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33261682765", "alt": "Sunflower Seed Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/SunflowerSeed_500x.jpg?v=1599092776" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Light oil, absorbs easily into the skin and hair. Aids in providing a protective moisture barrier for both the skin and the hair.", "function": "Non Comedogenic oil (won't clog pores) that comes from pressing sunflower seeds. Contains vitamin B5 - a water-soluble vitamin known as pantothenic acid, which is needed by the body.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Non Comedogenic oil (won't clog pores) that comes from pressing sunflower seeds. Contains vitamin B5 - a water-soluble vitamin known as pantothenic acid, which is needed by the body.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sunflower-seed-oil" }, { "id": "386735308877", "handle": "ingredients/sweet-clover", "title": "Sweet Clover", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:40:34 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-27 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Melilotus Officinalis Extract", "image": { "id": "33261715533", "alt": "Sweet Clover", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Sweet_Clover_500x.jpg?v=1599092787" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Known to calm and soothe", "function": "Extract from Yellow Clover", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Extract from Yellow Clover", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sweet-clover" }, { "id": "386735276109", "handle": "ingredients/sweet-orange-eo", "title": "Sweet Orange EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:40:33 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-26 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil", "image": { "id": "33261748301", "alt": "Sweet Orange EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Sweet_Orange_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599092797" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Uplifting, aphrodisiac, tonic, sedative\nParts Used: Fruit peel. \nNote Classification: Top. \nAroma: Sweet, sugary, and citrus.\nBlends Well With: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, coriander, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, litsea cubeba, marjoram, myrrh, neroli, nutmeg, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood, vetiver, ylang ylang.\nSafety Data: do not use oxidized oils", "function": "Known as an uplifting oil. Orange oil is often found in household cleaners. Sweet orange oil contains about 90% limonene, which is in many household cleaners. Because of this sweet orange oil is used as a earth friendly alternative to many common household cleaners.", "ewg_ranking": "2 - 4", "function": "Known as an uplifting oil. Orange oil is often found in household cleaners. Sweet orange oil contains about 90% limonene, which is in many household cleaners. Because of this sweet orange oil is used as a earth friendly alternative to many common household cleaners.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|Intelli-Clean Science: Made without formaldehyde", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/sweet-orange-eo" }, { "id": "386735243341", "handle": "ingredients/tamanu", "title": "Tamanu", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:40:30 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-25 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Calophyllum Inophyllum (Tamanu) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33261781069", "alt": "Tamanu", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Tamanu_500x.jpg?v=1599092806" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Protects against environmental aggressors due to high level of antioxidants.", "function": "Oil extracted from seeds gathered in Southeast Asia. High in antioxidants and beneficial to skin and hair.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Oil extracted from seeds gathered in Southeast Asia. High in antioxidants and beneficial to skin and hair.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/tamanu" }, { "id": "386735177805", "handle": "ingredients/tapioca-starch", "title": "Tapioca Starch", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:40:25 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-23 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Tapioca Starch", "image": { "id": "33261846605", "alt": "Tapioca Starch", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/TapiocaStarch_500x.jpg?v=1599092824" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Helps to thicken formula and create smooth emulsion. Detangles and smoothes hair.", "function": "Gluten-free starch extracted from the root of the Manihot Esculenta plant.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Gluten-free starch extracted from the root of the Manihot Esculenta plant.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/tapioca-starch" }, { "id": "386735145037", "handle": "ingredients/tea-oil", "title": "Tea Oil", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:40:23 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-22 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Camellia Oleifera (Tea) Seed Oil", "image": { "id": "33261879373", "alt": "Tea Oil", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/TeaOil_500x.jpg?v=1599092835" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "High in antioxidants, oleic acid, and linoleic acid all of which are excellent skin conditioning.", "function": "Oil pressed from the seed of tea plant.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Oil pressed from the seed of tea plant.", "footnotes": "Certified Organic", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/tea-oil" }, { "id": "386735112269", "handle": "ingredients/tea-tree-eo", "title": "Tea Tree EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:39:49 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-21 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil", "image": { "id": "33261912141", "alt": "Tea Tree EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Tea_Tree_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599092845" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Antibacterial, antifungal, antimicrobial, acne\nParts Used: Leaves and twigs.\nNote Classification: Middle. \nAroma: Warm, Fresh, spicy-camphoraceous. \nBlends Well With: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, chamomile german, clary sage, clove, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, juniper, lavender, lemon, marjoram, nutmeg, oakmoss, oregano, peppermint, pine, rosemary, thyme, ylang ylang.\nSafety Data: low risk skin sensitizer", "function": "Essential oil from the Tea Tree plant, widely known for its beneficial properties for the skin.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Essential oil from the Tea Tree plant, widely known for its beneficial properties for the skin.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/tea-tree-eo" }, { "id": "386735079501", "handle": "ingredients/thyme-eo", "title": "Thyme EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:39:48 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-20 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme) Leaf Oil", "image": { "id": "33261944909", "alt": "Thyme EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Thyme_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599092854" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Circulation, boost immune, stimulant, antibacterial, tonic, expectorant\nParts Used: Leaf and flower. \nNote Classification: Middle. \nAroma: Warm, spicy-herbaceous, powerful.\nBlends Well With: Bergamot, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, lemon balm, marjoram, peru balsam, pine, rosemary, tea tree.\nSafety Data: use caution if pregnant", "function": "Thyme is a popular ingredient in household cleaners and has a strong scent.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Thyme is a popular ingredient in household cleaners and has a strong scent.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/thyme-eo" }, { "id": "386734981197", "handle": "ingredients/tonka-bean-absolute", "title": "Tonka Bean (and) Absolute", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:39:40 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-17 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Dipteryx Odorata (Tonka) Bean Extract, Alcohol", "image": { "id": "33262010445", "alt": "Tonka Bean (and) Absolute", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Tonka_Bean_Absolute_500x.jpg?v=1599092898" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Used as a fixative in perfumery only.\nParts Used: Seed\/Bean.\nNote Classification: Base.\nAroma: Caramel-like, powdery-sweet like new mown hay\nBlends Well With: Ambrette, bergamot, citrus, cinnamon, citronella, clove, helichrysum, jasmine, lavender, neroli, oakmoss, patchouli, rose, sandalwood, vanilla, vetiver, ylang\nSafety Data: Safe for skin, prohibited in food.", "function": "Oil extracted using alcohol from the bean of a tropical tree native to Brazil, Guyana, and Venezuela. It is often a substitute for Vanilla.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Oil extracted using alcohol from the bean of a tropical tree native to Brazil, Guyana, and Venezuela. It is often a substitute for Vanilla.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/tonka-bean-absolute" }, { "id": "386734948429", "handle": "ingredients/trehalose", "title": "Trehalose", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:39:39 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-16 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Trehalose", "image": { "id": "33302184013", "alt": "Trehalose", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/trehalose_500x.jpg?v=1600019772" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Provides a shiny, transparent and flexible film former ideal to deliver structure and hold in styling products.", "function": "Sugar based natural film former.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Sugar based natural film former.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/trehalose" }, { "id": "386734882893", "handle": "ingredients/vanilla-co2", "title": "Vanilla CO2", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:39:03 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-14 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Vanilla Planifolia (Vanilla) Fruit Oil", "image": { "id": "33262075981", "alt": "Vanilla CO2", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Vanilla_CO2_500x.jpg?v=1599092950" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*Calming, soothing. \nParts Used: Seeds or beans.\nNote Classification: Base. \nAroma: Rich and warm, sweet vanilla scent.\nBlends Well With: citrus, mint, wood, floral and spice families.\nSafety Data: safe", "function": "Mainly used in the fragrance industry.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Mainly used in the fragrance industry.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/vanilla-co2" }, { "id": "386734784589", "handle": "ingredients/willow-bark-extract", "title": "Willow Bark Extract", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:38:27 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-11 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Salix Alba (Willow Bark) Extract", "image": { "id": "33262141517", "alt": "Willow Bark Extract", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/WillowBark_500x.jpg?v=1599092986" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "A natural source of Salicylic acid it helps to improve the appearance of skin with a smoothing effect. It's also known for antimicrobial effect.", "function": "An extract derived from the bark of the fast growing willow tree.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "An extract derived from the bark of the fast growing willow tree.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/willow-bark-extract" }, { "id": "386734751821", "handle": "ingredients/wintergreen-eo", "title": "Wintergreen EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:38:26 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-10 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Gaultheria Procumbens (Wintergreen) Leaf Oil", "image": { "id": "33262174285", "alt": "Wintergreen EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Wintergreen_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599092995" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*anti-inflammatory, pain relief, anti-microbial, aids in breathing.\nParts Used: Leaves.\nNote Classification: Middle-Top.\nAroma: Intense sweet-woody, almost fruity odor.\nBlends Well With: Basil, cedarwood, frankincense, geranium, lavender, lemon, peppermint, rosemary, spearmint, thyme, vanilla, ylang\nSafety Data: Best used in small doses", "function": "Often used to flavor gum, chewing tobacco, and oral care products, this oil contains high levels of methyl salicylate - the natural form of aspirin. ", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Often used to flavor gum, chewing tobacco, and oral care products, this oil contains high levels of methyl salicylate - the natural form of aspirin. ", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/wintergreen-eo" }, { "id": "386734719053", "handle": "ingredients/xanthan-gum", "title": "Xanthan Gum", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:38:23 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-09 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Xanthan Gum", "image": { "id": "33262207053", "alt": "Xanthan Gum", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Xanthan_Gum_500x.jpg?v=1599093005" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Creates a smooth, conditioned and hydrated feel on skin and hair.", "function": "Complex sugar developed in the late 1960s by the USDA for uses in food, including thickening.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "Complex sugar developed in the late 1960s by the USDA for uses in food, including thickening.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/xanthan-gum" }, { "id": "386734686285", "handle": "ingredients/xylitol", "title": "Xylitol", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:38:21 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-08 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Xylitol", "image": { "id": "33262239821", "alt": "Xylitol", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Xylitol_500x.jpg?v=1599093023" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "Typically used as a sweetener in foods, it acts as a humectant and skin conditioner in personal care products.", "function": "A sugar alcohol.", "ewg_ranking": "1", "function": "A sugar alcohol.", "footnotes": null, "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/xylitol" }, { "id": "386734653517", "handle": "ingredients/ylang-eo", "title": "Ylang Ylang EO", "author": "Alicia Wigen", "content": "", "created_at": "2020-08-31 19:38:19 -0500", "published_at": "2017-10-07 00:00:00 -0500", "excerpt": "Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil", "image": { "id": "33262272589", "alt": "Ylang Ylang EO", "aspect_ratio": "1.0", "width": 500, "height": 500, "media_type": "", "src": "//cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0279/5857/5181/articles/Ylang_EO_500x.jpg?v=1599093033" }, "metafields": { "benefit": "*General and circulatory tonic, Tonic for arteries and veins, Strengthens circulation and weakened immune system, Endocrine stimulant\nParts Used: Roots\nNote Classification: Middle-base. Calming.\nAroma: Woody; earthy-woody, with earthy weedy wet impression and sweet undertone\nBlends Well With: Cassie, clary sage, jasmine, lavender, mimosa, oakmoss, opopanax, patchouli, sandalwood, ylang-ylang\nSafety Data: Non Irritating, non sensitizing; low toxicity potential\n", "function": "Incredibly soothing, heady and reportedly, an aphrodisiac. \nLet stress and worries melt. Sometimes called the poor man’s jasmine, this heady, languid floral is often used in perfume. \n", "ewg_ranking": "3", "function": "Incredibly soothing, heady and reportedly, an aphrodisiac. \nLet stress and worries melt. Sometimes called the poor man’s jasmine, this heady, languid floral is often used in perfume. \n", "footnotes": "Certified Organic|Intelli-Clean Science: Made without formaldehyde", "ingredient_source": "Plant-Based", "allergens": "" }, "url": "/blogs/ingredients/ylang-eo" } ], "next_page":null }