Manganese Violet and Iron oxide give our cleanser it’s pink color.
Coloring agent/additive permanently listed in 1976 by the FDA as safe for use in cosmetics products, including those for use around the eye.
Mica has been used for centuries as a pigment and coloring in makeup and cosmetics and is considered a safe and natural ingredient. We used a very small amount to obtain the lovely pink shade of cleanser.
Compounds of iron that are used as coloring agents in some cosmetics. Although iron oxides occur naturally, the forms used in cosmetics are synthetic. Iron oxides are closely regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and are considered to be safe when used in skincare.
Our Fragrance is Phthalate Free
Our fragrance is a combination of organic and synthetic compounds - however this fragrance is phthalate free.
Phthalates are used to dissolve raw materials when making fragrance oils. They have been used for many decades in a myriad of pharmaceuticals, household and industrial products. Recently, there have been concerns that high levels of Phthalates can cause a host of health issues, therefore we do not use Phthalates.
Salicylic Acid - Works by helping the skin to shed dead cells from the top layer and by decreasing redness and swelling (inflammation). This decreases the number of pimples that form and speeds healing.
Hemp Seed Oil - Has a comodogenic rating of 0, meaning it does not clog pores at all, which makes it a great moisturizer for both oily and acne prone skin types. Its fatty acid content helps create a protective barrier over the skin which prevents moisture loss. Not only is hemp seed oil an excellent moisturizer for acne prone skin, but it can also be used to treat acne! It is very moisturizing for your skin. ... This is because the natural oils protect our skin.
Vitamin B5 - This acid has natural moisturizing, soothing, healing and regenerating properties. It works to keep your skin soft, smooth and healthy. Provitamin B5 is suitable for use with all skin types.
Calendula - Calendula is a flower and when used in skincare may have antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial properties. It's also used as an antiseptic
Burdock Root - It's been used to treat acne, eczema and psoriasis, which is due to its antioxidant profile, ability to detoxify blood and knack for improving circulation – all of which promote optimal skin health. In fact, a 2008 study found that the use of burdock extract led to visible wrinkle reduction.
Nettle Leaf - Nettle leaves have astringent properties, which helps in treating skin diseases like eczema, insect bites and chicken pox.
Complete List of Ingredients
Ingredients:Aqua (Water), Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Juice, Coco Glucoside, Decyl Glucoside, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Salicylic Acid, Vegetable Glycerin, Rosa Canina (Rosehip) Seed Oil, Calendula Officinalis (Calendula) Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Oil,Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Seed Oil, Panthenol (Vitamin B5), Hydrolyzed Rice Protein, Panax Ginseng (Ginseng) Root Extract, Urtica Diotica (Nettle Leaf) Extract, Arctium Lappa (Burdock) Root Extract, Citric Acid, Benzyl Alcohol, Glycerin, Sorbic Acid, Titanium Dioxide, Iron Oxide, Manganese Violet, Parfum (Phthalate-Free Fragrance)
Benefits of Ingredients
Aloe Vera Juice: A rich source of antioxidants and vitamins, aloe vera provides anti-inflammatory properties that help to reduce skin inflammation, heal skin conditions, like psoriasis and dermatitis; and reduce the frequency and appearance of acne.
Benzyl Alcohol: This naturally occurring alcohol is found in many fruits and teas as a way to preserve.
Burdock Root Extract: Containing antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, burdock root is a natural remedy to help fight acne-causing bacteria and soothe eczema.
Calendula Oil: Extracted from marigold flowers, calendula oil has antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial properties that make it useful in helping to prevent acne and soothe eczema and psoriasis. It also helps to deeply cleanse, brighten skin, and reduce swelling.
Citric Acid: Citric acid aids in reducing several skin problems like mild acne, pigmentation, clogged pores, wrinkles, and dark spots.
Cocamidopropyl Betaine: A common ingredient in many facial cleansers, cocamidopropyl betaine is a surfactant that allows water to wash away the oil and dirt from your skin.
Coco Glucoside: Working as a surfactant and foaming agent, coco glucoside mildly cleanses the skin by helping water to mix with oil and dirt so that they can be rinsed off.
Decyl Glucoside: Derived from corn and coconuts, decyl glucoside is a natural and biodegradable surfactant that has a gentle foaming power and ability to lather easily while retaining skin moisture to prevent dryness even when used repeatedly.
Ginseng Root Extract: Ginseng root stimulates the skin’s metabolism and rids it of the free radicals that build up after exposure to sunlight and environmental pollution and toxins. It effectively works in increasing the production of collagen to firm, tone and plump the skin while diminishing wrinkles and fine lines and leaving the skin bright and radiant.
Glycerin: Used to reduce many oily skin conditions, like acne, wrinkles and fine lines, Glycerin locks moisture into your skin, making the skin not only moist, soft and supple to the touch, but also defends against dry skin.
Hemp Seed Oil: Rich in omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, hemp seed oil helps to calm inflammation and irritation on the skin, including acne and psoriasis; balance out oily skin; regulate the skin’s oil production; and intensely nourish and moisturize without clogging pores.
Iron Oxide: This naturally occurring compound is used as a coloring agent. Iron oxides are closely regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and are considered to be safe when used in skincare. Our fragrance is phthalate-free.
Manganese Violet: A safe, natural, and FDA-approved coloring agent, manganese violet (a.k.a mica) has been used for centuries as a pigment and coloring in beauty. This small amount is what gives the Clar-i-ty Cleanser its beautiful pink hue.
Nettle Leaf Extract: Nettle leaf acts as a natural astringent that helps to deeply clean pores for clearer skin, regulate natural oil production, reduce acne, soothe eczema, and tightens and firms the skin.
Rice Protein: Rich in amino acids, vitamin E, and ferulic acid, rice protein helps to reduce dead skin cells, keep the skin hydrated and soft, and protect it from environmental pollutants.
Rosehip Seed Oil: Containing super antioxidants and anti-aging benefits, rosehip seed penetrates into the layers of the skin to deeply exfoliate and tighten pores, stimulate collagen production, intensely moisturize, and fade scarring or spots for brighter skin.
Salicylic Acid: Salicylic acid helps to decrease blemishes, redness, and swelling, while aiding the skin in shedding dead cells and in turn, decreasing blemishes and speed healing.
Sorbic Acid: Derived from the berries of the mountain ash tree, sorbic acid is used as an effective preservative due to its ability to prevent bacteria.
Sunflower Oil: Rich in nutrients and antioxidants, sunflower oil is effective in combating skin issues like acne, inflammation, general redness and irritation of the skin while helping the skin retain moisture.
Titanium Dioxide: Inert earth mineral that increases the opaqueness and reduces the transparency of product formulas.
Vegetable Glycerin: Vegetable glycerin is a natural humectant which is used to seal in moisture on the top layer of our skin while the other oils work their way deep into our cells to provide long-lasting moisture.
Vitamin B5: A natural hydrator and anti-inflammatory, vitamin B5 locks in moisture to the skin while aiding in chronic skin disorders, such as eczema.