Only put on your skin what you would eat, it’s that simple.
Founded on the idea that people shouldn’t sacrifice their bodies for beauty, each formula is crafted only from high performance natural ingredients by a trained clinical Herbalist. With our back to the land approach we grow and wildcraft many plants sought after for their medicinal properties in the formulas; an embodiment of local resourcefulness. The other ingredients are sustainably sourced by certified organic growers. Believing that quality will foster radiance and inspire overall sense of well being, leaving you with stunning results.
All research and development, formulations, packaging, marketing and distribution are done in-house, allowing for quality control every step of the process. Each formula is created by Christian Toscano, a clinically trained Herbalist, Midwife and Doula. She customizes each formula with an emphasis on the plant’s medicinal properties.
(Jasminum grandiflorum) an evergreen shrub with star shapes flowers. in parts of asia a good hostess makes sure to have jasmine on hand to give to inebriated guests to clear their heads.
(Pogostemon cablin) sweet spicy aroma, with a hint of musk, used to stimulate the nervous system, lift depressed moods, relieve stress and give a feeling of elation and wellbeing.
(Santalum spicatum) natural antiseptic, astringent, sedative & aphrodisiac.
(Boswellia carteri) sweet, warm, elevating & stimulating to the mind. useful for visualizing, improving one’s spiritual connection, and centering. considered a holy anointing oil used in ceremonies for thousands of years during prayer and meditation.
(Vetiveria zizanoides) nourishing, strengthening and grounding. belonging to a family that feeds the world, the roots reflect this richness and produce it’s scent.
(Rosa damascena) elevating to the mind and spirit is considered the premier oil for allowing heart centered contact and outlook. revered throughout history as the ultimate luxury oil as it takes about 60 roses to produce one drop of oil!
(Cananga odorata) translates to “flower of flowers” and is an exotic, aphrodisiac floral. native to tropical asia, the oil is pressed from the tree’s flowers. in indonesia, the petals are often strewn across a marriage bed for it’s calming and relaxing properties.
(Juniperus virginiana) used by both the ancient Egyptians and Greeks in the embalming process and as a perfume and cosmetic ingredient. They believed that it helped to make one immortal. Provides a cooling, refreshing & stimulating feeling.
(Citrus paradisi) uplifting and invigorating, it is believed to relieve nervousness and depression while boosting one’s self-esteem.
(Commiphora myrrha) comes from the Arabic word morr which means “bitter.” Used in purification rituals to beautify the women who were presented before a King.
(Cymbopogon citratus) uplifting, refreshing and revitalizing scent was used to preserve ancient palm-leaf manuscripts in india.
(Citrus bergamia) provides a floral, fruity aroma. Uplifting, relaxing, refreshingly astringent.
(Salvia sclarea) sweet, nutty and floral scent creates a sense of euphoria. 16th century englanders used it in beer and wine to heighten the effects of alcohol.
(Syzygium aromaticum) is one of the oldest aromatic spices of the world, having many therapeutic virtues.
non-greasy natural anti-oxidant, wonderful for your skin because it has absorption properties like our skin’s own sebum.
secreted by hard working honey bees, helps create a bond of moisture to your skin.
Natural and Eco Friendly
Setting us apart from other mass produced skin care products; we are ecologically conscious in our work: growing our plants and hand-distilling our essential oils when possible, as well as utilizing local certified organic farmers, while implementing sustainable organic gardening and wild-crafting practices, using only the finest ingredients every time. We never use endangered plant species and only wild-craft in ecosystems which will support regeneration. We want our products to be as healthy for our customers as they are for the planet.
As a small company, our footprint is very small, and we are dedicated to being an environmentally safe and sustainable company. Everything in our packaging is reusable and recyclable. We are opposed to dangerous synthetics of any kind and prefer the safety of glass packaging to plastic. Using natural cotton bags, glass, tin containers and sea shell compacts; we pride ourselves on containers good for repurposing.
Because our formulas only contain natural ingredients, we preserve them with natural preservatives such as vitamin E, grapeseed oil and honey. We recommend storing products in a cool, dim place, away from direct sunlight and heat. It is best to use products within 6 months of purchasing them.
Never tested on animals