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Starting with the first batch of sunscreen mixed in the family kitchen, our skincare products use all natural ingredients to protect the skin and feed it the nourishment it needs. Because every ingredient comes from nature, all our organic skincare products are safe for people and the planet. And if you’re wondering about those long names in parenthesis after some ingredients, don’t worry! They’re based on the ingredient’s scientific name and are required on cosmetic packaging. We included them so you know what to look for.

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Oat Kernel Protein (Avena Sativa)

A natural filming agent, oat protein helps retain moisture. It creates the appearance of smoother skin, priming it for makeup and aiding the skin’s protective layer. As a humectant, it pulls moisture from the surface into the skin and allows for better absorption to hydrate the skin. Oat protein could replace polyacrylamide and other synthetic fillers and plumpers, which can irritate the skin and even break down the protective barrier over time. Oat protein offers the potential to reduce the appearance of wrinkles for a long-term benefit. Oats are sometimes hydrolyzed in our recipes, meaning their natural proteins are broken down using water, to help them mix with other ingredients more easily.

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Olive Oil (Olea Europaea)

Rich in vitamin E and vitamin A, olive oil is also high in antioxidants, making it ideal for countering wrinkles and other sun damage. Olive oil is full of healthy fats. It is ultra-hydrating in skincare and is often used to calm irritated skin.

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Orange Peel Oil (Citrus Aurantium Dulcis)

Also called Sweet orange essential oil, the oil is extracted by cold pressing the fresh, ripe peel of the orange. Both the deliciously sweet scent and taste come through to the oil, and lend a citrusy flavor to our lip balms.

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Oryzanol

Derived from ferulic acid, which is a powerful antioxidant, and a terpene alcohol which is a natural part of certain essential oils, oryzanol is often used in skincare. It offers protection from oxidation and is said to help prevent and repair visible sun damage.

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