Charcoal

Charcoal or Binchotan White Charcoal Powder stands out from just regular black charcoal. It is made from the Japanese Ubame Oak tree. Keep…

Menthol

Menthol is a main component of peppermint. It is used in small amounts as an ingredient that is used to create a…

PEG-PPG 18-18 Dimethicone

PEG/PPG 18/18 Dimethicone is made from dimethicone and polyoxyethylene and/or polyoxypropylene. This ingredient is used as a formula stabilizer, film former,…

Dicaprylate-Dicaprate

Dicaprylate/Dicaprate is an ingredient that enhances skin absorption. This ingredient in formulation makes for a great skin moisturizer.   Source: https://www.ewg.org/skindeep/ingredient/723060/PROPYLENE_GLYCOL_DICAPRYLATE%3B%3BDICAPRATE/#.W5rEE1VKiUk

Acrylates-C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer

Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer is an ingredient that makes a formula thicker and stabilizes an emulsion.   Source: https://www.ewg.org/skindeep/ingredient/700138/ACRYLATES/_C10-30_ALKYL_ACRYLATE_CROSSPOLYMER/#.W5qpaVVKiUk

Avena Sativa (Oat) Extract

Avena sativa (oat) extract is greatly sought after in personal care and cosmetics because of its soothing properties. Oats have been…

Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil

Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil is probably one of the most popular oils used in hair care, food, and personal care. It…

Chondrus Crispus Powder

Chondrus Crispus Powder is also known as carrageenan powder. It is an extract made from Irish moss that grows along rocky…

Propanediol

Propanediol is a chemical that is used to control the viscosity in a formula. That means it can be used to…

Potassium Cocoate

Potassium Cocoate is a is a potassium salt of coconut acid. In other words, it is the resulting surfactant that is…

PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate

PEG-7 glyceryl cocoate is a synthetic material is based on PEG (polyethylene glycol) and fatty acids. However the fatty acids are…

Ceteareth-25

Ceteareth-25 is a fatty alcohol that can be derived from plants or animals. It attracts both water and oil. As a…

Dimethicone Crospolymer

Dimethicone crospolymer is a silicon-based polymer (dimethicone) modified with hydrocarbon side chains in the C3-C20 size range. It is used for…

Corn Starch

Corn starch, sometimes referred to as corn flour, is a carbohydrate extracted from the endosperm of corn This white powdery substance…

Caprylyl Methicone

Caprylyl Methicone is a clear silicone that improves the feel and glide of a product. So It can easily disperse other…

Sodium Gluconate

Sodium Gluconate is a sodium salt of gluconic acid. (Source) This ingredint is produced when glucose is fermented. Sodium gluconate is…

Organic Sucrose

Organic Sucrose is a coarse brown sugar with a medium grain. Also known as turbinado sugar, it is similar in taste…

Hyaluronic Acid

Hyaluronic acid Hyaluronic acid is a fluid found in the eyes, joints, and skin. It is part of what makes the…