As a really small company we can try to make a positive impact, by the choices we make, just as each individual must make choices which will have an impact.
We can also adapt fast to the changing environmental climate, and increasing need to consider the earths finite resources and health.
We use biodiverse and sustainable speciality local oil seed crops grown in the Uk and organic ingredients, so sustainability and environmental considerations is already built into what we do.
Not only that, these are crops that are good for soil diversity and insects, from a Bee friendly supplier, and are naturally pest resistant.
This sustains the soil .
You will notice with our essential oils we opt for organic and sustainable varieties eg Frankincense Serrata blended with our organic Botswellia to reduce impact .
We focus on effective natural skin care, with luxurious ingredients that feel amazing, yet have strong research behind them showing their efficiency.
We also are careful to source ethically:
Our Essential Oils and Flower Absolutes are Organic or from a leaping bunny cert supplier. Organic essential oils are restricted in the methods that can be used to extract them to gentler better methods.
Our vegetable oils are Organic except for our English Speciality Oils, from our Bee Friendly Association Registered Supplier
Most of our emulsifiers ( Creams) are coconut derived and in emulsifiers where palm oil is used in small quantities, or might be present, the suppliers are signed up to The Round Table for sustainable palm.
We are free from :
Peanut / peanut-derived ingredients
Petroleum (petrolatum) or mineral oil (paraffinum liquidum)
Ethanolamine compounds and salts (eg MEA, TEA, DEA and derivatives)
Formaldehyde and its releasers (eg imazolidinyl urea, diazolidinyl urea, quaternium-15)
Methylisothiazolinone (MI) and methylchloroisothiazolinone (MCI)
Microbeads / microspheres (plastic)
Parabens (butyl-, ethyl- or methylparaben)
Petroleum-derived non-preservative ingredients, other than those given in ‘Other Ingredients’ below
Phthalates (eg diethyl phthalate)
Sodium lauryl / laureth sulphate (SLS/SLES)
Synthetic silicones and derivatives
Talc, unless pressed
Toluene / toluene-2,5-diamine (TD)
We sell many of our products in generous 100 e size that will last several months.
You can also pair down your routine and simplify skincare, as our products are multifunctional and you should only need one or two products to keep skin in perfect shape.
Our containers are high quality miron glass and infinity re -usable by you as Spice & Herb storage jars.
We never use plastic when posting your goods.
We are trying to be as conscientious as possible and will continue to improve with regard to protecting the environment and the earth, with nature in mind.
We have also introduced a number of completely plastic free products across the range.
Our new plastic free product containers, are made from the planets most recycled and recylable material and are ultra light, minimalistic, cutting down on weight -fuel and carbon costs.
Any questions please message us.