INGREDIENT GLOSSARY

We don’t believe in the power of plants―we know, first-hand, how powerful they are. To that end, we’ve extracted the world’s finest botanical actives by utilizing the most effective, up-to-date, scientific methods to create a line of products that are unsurpassed in their efficacy, elegance, and ethos. Our all-star lineup of active, plant-based ingredients is what makes every Scent, Cream, Soap, Oil, Mask, Balm, Tea, and Elixir we produce a glow-enhancing, anti-aging ally in your self-care ritual.

Acai

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Famously rich in antioxidants, the beloved Acai berry is loaded with anti-aging vitamins such as A, B, C, + E. It helps heal damaged skin cells, restore lost moisture, and revive dull, lifeless complexions. Its anti-inflammatory properties make it a strong ally for treating Blemish-prone skin without causing irritation.

Facial Mask - Japanese Matcha Tea, Acai, & Goji Berry

Adzuki Beans

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Used in skin preparations for centuries in Japan, raw, ground Adzuki Beans offer highly effective dual-action exfoliation. First, they create a soft, yet effective mechanical exfoliator that gently polishes skin while removing excess oil and dirt. Next, they contain a natural enzyme that absorbs excess oils, removes expired skin cells, unclogs pores, and promotes circulation. The result is skin that feels cleansed, soft, and smooth.

Facial Scrub - Egyptian Geranium, Adzuki Bean, & Cranberry

Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Ancient Egyptians called Aloe the “plant of immortality.” It has anti-aging, anti-inflammatory, and anti-bacterial properties. This miraculous succulent contains over 75 different, skin-loving nutrients and is known to help lessen the visibility of stretch marks, help heal psoriasis, acne and eczema, and it offers skin plentiful, non-greasy moisture.

Body Wash - Canadian Pine & White Sage

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Australian Wild Plum Extract

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Known also as Kakadu Plum, this miraculous extract is loaded with vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and anti-aging properties, such as Vitamins C + E, Gallic Acid (which helps restore skins natural barrier of protection against free radicals), and Ellagic Acid, (which helps maintain skins elasticity). It also plumps skin and assists with collagen production. Australias First Nations communities have employed this wild-growing plant for centuries to assist with skin and health benefits.

Facial Cleanser - Australian Wild Plum & Willow

blood orange

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Zesty and uplifting, yet gentle and soothing, Blood Orange Essential Oil balances all complexions from Dry to Blemish-prone. It is loaded with antioxidants, is wonderfully detoxifying, and helps stimulate circulation while reducing inflammation.

Facial Cleanser - Egyptian Calendula & Blood Orange

Calendula

What's Great About This Ingredient?

The beautiful, yellow flowers of the Calendula plant are revered for their astringent properties. Active constituents include high levels of flavonoids, which help calm irritated skin and aid in the healing of both acne and acne scars.

Facial Cleanser - Egyptian Calendula & Blood Orange

Canadian Pine Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Balsam Fir Essential Oil is native to eastern and central Canada and the northeastern United States. Revered for its antiseptic, analgesic, and detoxifying properties, this wonderful Pine Oil is also known to promote respiratory health for the body and offer an elevating, grounding, and opening effect for the mind and feelings.

Body Wash - Canadian Pine & White Sage

Body Lotion - Canadian Pine & White Sage

Body Lotion - Canadian Pine & White Sage

Cardamom Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Rich, luscious, and warming Cardamom Essential Oil is famous for its starring roles in everything from sweets to skincare. Cardamom has a nourishing and grounding effect, and is the perfect ally for finding your center amongst the many demands of a busy world. Cardamom is revered for its ability to balance digestive and respiratory health. It enhances circulation and opens the heart.

Body Lotion - Pyrenees Lavender & Cardamom

Body Lotion - Pyrenees Lavender & Cardamom

Body Oil - Pyrenees Lavender & Cardamom

Carrot Seed Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Originating from a plant commonly known as “Queen Anne's Lace,” Carrot Seed Oil is rich in beta-carotene, Vitamins A, E, C, + pro-vitamin A. Thanks to its inherent compound, “Carotol,” this rejuvenating oil compels complexions to reveal their natural youth, firmness, and balance. It assists in minimizing dry, chapped, and cracked skin, restores moisture, and helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles. While Carrot Seed Oil is extremely moisturizing, it does not clog pores, which makes it ideal for all Skin Types, including Oily and Blemish-prone.

Facial Scrub - Egyptian Geranium, Adzuki Bean, & Cranberry

Clary Sage Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Mildly astringent Clary Sage regulates sebum production, tones skin, and reduces inflammation. Its anti-bacterial properties make it an ideal remedy for Oily-to-Blemish Prone and Combination Skin Types. This highly rejuvenating Oil is revered for its ability to help balance hormones and ease symptoms of depression.

Facial Cleanser - Australian Wild Plum & Willow

Coconut Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Miraculous, Vitamin E-rich Coconut Oil is thought to help heal conditions such as acne, psoriasis, and eczema by replacing expired skin cells with new, healthy ones. It has anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial properties and is wonderful for hydrating and soothing dry, irritated skin without clogging pores.

Body Lotion - Canadian Pine & White Sage

Body Lotion - Canadian Pine & White Sage

Body Lotion - Canadian Pine & White Sage

Body Lotion - Pyrenees Lavender & Cardamom

Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10)

What's Great About This Ingredient?

This powerful antioxidant, which is naturally produced by the body, decreases as we age. Pangea’s bio-available, plant-based source of CoQ10 absorbs easily and works to protect skin from environmental stressors. It helps give skin a tighter, firmer, plumper appearance while also reducing the look of fine lines and wrinkles.

Eye Cream - Turkish Rose & White Tea

Cranberry

What's Great About This Ingredient?

For centuries, Cranberries have been valued for their medicinal effects and anti-aging benefits. Cranberry is a superfruit with strong antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, brightening, antimicrobial, and antibacterial properties. The acid in cranberries acts as an exfoliant, and Vitamins A + C help boost collagen production, fight wrinkle-causing free radicals, and deeply moisturize. Cranberry is also known for its power to assist in the cellular renewal process, which can help reverse signs of skin damage and premature aging.

Facial Scrub - Egyptian Geranium, Adzuki Bean, & Cranberry

Body Lotion - Pyrenees Lavender & Cardamom

Egyptian Chamomile

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, antibacterial, antiseptic, and antioxidant-rich Chamomile is a must for inflamed, sensitive, and Blemish-prone skin. It helps minimize the effects of age-accelerating free radicals, and it promotes a healthy glow with its ability to assist in restoration of skin’s natural moisture content. Additionally, when used in combination with other active ingredients, Chamomile increases their absorption rate and effectiveness.

Lip Balm - Pyrenees Lavender & Cardamom

Ethyl Ascorbic Acid

What's Great About This Ingredient?

This plant-derived fruit acid balances skin tone, increases collagen synthesis, reduces dark spots, and offers skin deep protection with its powerful anti-oxidant effect.

Facial Cream - Moroccan Argan, Willow, & Rosemary

Evening Primrose

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Offering myriad health benefits to the entire body, Evening Primrose’s dainty, yellow flowers bloom in May and June. Their precious oil is rich in omega-6 and antioxidants for a hydrating, firming, plumping, and overall balancing effect on all Skin Types.

Lip Balm - Pyrenees Lavender & Cardamom

Facial Cream - Italian Red Mandarin & Rose

Facial Cream - Nigerian Ginger, Lavender, & Thyme

Fennel Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Recognizable by its distinct licorice flavor and aroma, Fennel Essential Oil promotes a healthy respiratory system, healthy digestion, and sweetens breath. Topically, Fennel Essential Oil has a calming, soothing effect, and it is known for its ability to enhance focus and energy.

Lip Balm - Egyptian Fennel, Grapefruit, & Sweet Orange

Frankincense

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Astringent and anti-aging Frankincense protects and supports healthy skin cell function, reduces inflammation, evens skin tone, reduces the appearance of large pores, helps minimize the appearance and progression of wrinkles, and helps lift and tighten skin for a more youthful appearance. The spicy, balsamic resin that is distilled into Frankincense Essential Oil functions as the immune and defense support of the trees from which it is derived.

Facial Toner - French Rosemary & Sweet Orange

French Clay

What's Great About This Ingredient?

High amounts of mineral-rich sea plant matter, metamorphosized by the cycles of nature, are what make luxuriant French Clay so effective at minimizing the appearance of pores and removing impurities. This anti-aging, blemish-clearing ingredient helps restore, balance, exfoliate, detoxify, and improve skin’s circulation to reveal its inherent glow.

Facial Mask - Japanese Matcha Tea, Acai, & Goji Berry

French Rosemary Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

For millennia, medicine people have considered Rosemary Essential Oil to be one of the great “oils of protection.” Its qualities are thought to heal and purify body, mind, and soul, and it is a strong ally for restoring the body, refreshing the mind, and balancing emotions.

Facial Cleanser - Egyptian Calendula & Blood Orange

Facial Toner - French Rosemary & Sweet Orange

Fulvic Acid

What's Great About This Ingredient?

This free radical scavenger comes from 100% plant-derived humic shale. Fulvic Acid helps supply vital electrolytes and over 70 natural minerals to skin, and it opens the door for the improved absorption of other key ingredients to create optimal performance.

Facial Toner - French Rosemary & Sweet Orange

Geranium Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Soothing and harmonizing Geranium Essential Oil is known to promote feelings of happiness and peace, balance hormones, soothe the nervous system, stabilize both Oily and Mature Skin Types, and cool and strengthen the overall body. Dermatologically speaking, it is a potent anti-aging ally, and has the power to minimize the look of wrinkles because it helps tighten facial skin.

Balancing Oil - Himalayan Geranium & Pomegranate

Facial Scrub - Egyptian Geranium, Adzuki Bean, & Cranberry

Goji Berries

What's Great About This Ingredient?

The unique polysaccharides that are a major constituent of Goji Berries have powerful anti-inflammatory and anti-aging components, and its wealth of antioxidants helps reduce inflammation and mitigate sun damage. As well, these powerful red berries help protect cells that create the body’s connective tissue. Goji Berries are adaptogens, meaning they invigorate and strengthen the body while helping it deal with stress. Goji is ideal for blemish-prone, depleted, dull, lifeless, mature, and sun-damaged skin alike.

Facial Mask - Japanese Matcha Tea, Acai, & Goji Berry

Green Mandarin Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

This powerful Essential Oil detoxifies congested skin and helps clear blemishes, lighten hyperpigmentation, and reduce scarring. It is full of glow-enhancing antioxidants and is known for its ability to soothe the nervous system and relieve stress.

Facial Toner - Italian Green Mandarin & Sweet Lime

Sunflower Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Nutrient-dense, vitamin-rich Sunflower Oil contains powerhouses such as Vitamin E, C, + K, amino acids, and tocopherols. This versatile oil synergizes wonderfully with other oils to smooth and soften skin without blocking pores.

Body Oil - Italian White Sage & Geranium

Helichrysum

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Exceptionally talented at supporting the beautification and healing of complexions, the scent of Helichrysum is buttery and herbaceous with notes of caramel and honey. Once on the skin, it expresses notes of tea and fruit. Helichrysum is known to cool inflammation, help brighten skin, and reduce bruising and swelling. It is thought to support skin's natural collagen count, which could reduce the appearance of wrinkles and supports healing in the respiratory, immune, and neurological systems.

L-Arginine

What's Great About This Ingredient?

L-Arginine is a semi-essential amino acid that helps aid in stimulation of our body to release anti-aging HGH (human growth hormone), which slows down the aging process. This active ingredient is said to shorten the healing time of wounds, as it helps form L-proline, a compound that is essential for the formation of collagen.

Facial Toner - Argentinean Tangerine & Thyme

Lactic Acid

What's Great About This Ingredient?

A natural acid derived from milk, fruit, vegetables, and other plants, Lactic Acid is an Alpha Hydroxy acid that contributes to a more even skin tone and a brighter, clearer complexion by promoting cell turnover. This type of activity produces improved texture of the skin, which is accompanied by a reduction in dryness, fine lines, and wrinkles.

Facial Toner - Argentinean Tangerine & Thyme

Lavender Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

A miracle-worker for all Skin Types, Lavender Essential Oil helps to balance and heal blemished, delicate, sensitive, oily, devitalized, and traumatized skin.

Body Wash - Canadian Pine & White Sage

Lip Balm - Pyrenees Lavender & Cardamom

Facial Cream - Nigerian Ginger, Lavender, & Thyme

Facial Toner - Italian Green Mandarin & Sweet Lime

Body Oil - Pyrenees Lavender & Cardamom

Malus Domestica Apple Cell Culture

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Based on the stem cells of a rare Swiss apple (Uttwiler Spätlauber), Malus Domestica is the first plant stem cell active ingredient on the market whose effect has been evaluated on human skin stem cells. This unique and revolutionary ingredient helps protect your skin’s cells against premature aging while also promoting longevity and increasing their vitality. This active ingredient also helps skin stem cells to build new tissues.

Facial Toner - Italian Green Mandarin & Sweet Lime

Matcha Tea

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Chlorophyll-rich Matcha helps clear the complexion and even out skin tone for a glow like no other. Its immense detoxifying abilities protect against environmental impurities and chemicals that can clog pores, making it a great remedy for both Blemish-prone and skin. Matcha Tea contains 10 to 15 times the overall nutrients and antioxidants of any other tea and many fruits and vegetables. The polyphenols in Matcha’s nutrients have demonstrated far greater antioxidant protection than even Vitamins C + E can offer. The natural inclusion of caffeine in Matcha offers potent anti-inflammatory benefits and have been shown to assist with oxidative damage, improve microcirculation, energize, brighten, and nourish all Skin Types.

Facial Mask - Japanese Matcha Tea, Acai, & Goji Berry

Nigerian Ginger Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

This Essential Oil is loaded with free radical blocking antioxidants to protect against aging. Ginger is a beloved skincare ingredient for its ability to even skin tone, improve elasticity and circulation, and help reduce inflammation.

Facial Cream - Nigerian Ginger, Lavender, & Thyme

Palmarosa

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Though it is wonderfully hydrating, Palmarosa Oil also balances sebum production, making it ideal for helping heal Oily to Blemish-prone skin. It has strong antibacterial and anti-microbial properties and is used frequently with eczema and psoriasis and to prevent inflammation. Palmarosa Oil comes from a sweet smelling, sturdy, drought-resistant grass native to India with a fragrance that is similar to the rose flower.

Facial Cream - Italian Red Mandarin & Rose

Pomegranate Seed Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Rich in omega-5 fatty acids, Pomegranate Seed Oil is known for its ability to fend off free radicals. This luxurious and highly prized oil is an anti-aging powerhouse thanks to its strong anti-inflammatory properties and ability to help protect against sun damage.

Balancing Oil - Himalayan Geranium & Pomegranate

Rose Otto Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Like a rose petal under the full moon, the cooling, velvety qualities of Rose Otto Essential Oil are an ideal antidote to the appearance of dry, inflamed, and aging skin. This fragrant and precious Oil nourishes all Skin Types with a full array of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. Its astringent and anti-inflammatory properties make it a strong ally for Blemish-prone complexions, and its plumping, softening abilities make it an anti-aging superstar.

Facial Cream - Moroccan Argan, Willow, & Rosemary

Facial Cream - Italian Red Mandarin & Rose

Eye Cream - Turkish Rose & White Tea

Saccharide Isomerate

What's Great About This Ingredient?

This unique, skin-identical carbohydrate complex initiates an instant hydration effect on skin. There is a visible difference in skin’s moisture within 72 hours of use, and after four weeks it produces a noticeably smoother, more hydrated complexion.

Facial Toner - French Rosemary & Sweet Orange

Shea Butter

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Richly moisturizing Shea Butter is a nutrient-dense fat derived from the fruit of the Karate tree in West Africa. Wealthy in Vitamins E + A, beta-carotene, and omega-6 fatty acids, it helps shield skin from environmental elements while hydrating and conditioning. Thanks to Shea Butter’s naturally occurring cinnamic acid, it also has sun-filtering properties that may reduce visible signs of aging.

Facial Cleanser - Egyptian Calendula & Blood Orange

Sodium Hyaluronate

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Sodium Hyaluronate is also known as Hyaluronic Acid, and is a gel-like, plant-derived protein substance that is an important component of connective tissue. Its main function is to cushion, lubricate, and encourage collagen production. By age 50, most people have lost 50% of their original Hyaluronic Acid, and this important, anti-aging ingredient helps to smooth wrinkles, hydrate, and restore youthful vitality in aging skin. Hyaluronic Acid can also improve the skin’s contour and reduce the appearance of acne scars.

Facial Toner - French Rosemary & Sweet Orange

Squalene

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Also known as Squalane, Pangea Organics’ Squalene is harvested from plant sources like olives, wheat germ, and rice bran. It is a poly-unsaturated hydrocarbon that also exists in human sebum, which makes an excellent, moisturizer that leaves skin hydrated, plump, and soft. Squalene’s texture is featherweight and non-greasy, and it sinks into the skin quickly, boosting moisture levels and replacing moisture loss. Squalene is a genius at minimizing the appearance of fine lines while also helping slow their formation, which is why it is an anti-aging favorite.

Balancing Oil - Himalayan Geranium & Pomegranate

Eye Cream - Turkish Rose & White Tea

Sweet Lime Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Sweet Lime is a powerful agent for healing, upliftment, and purification. It helps tone Combination skin, supports the immune and digestive systems, and promotes healthy sinus function.

Sweet Orange Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

At once uplifting and comforting, zesty and warming, Sweet Orange is a mood tonic, detoxifier, anti-inflammatory, and is known to calm irritated skin. It is thought to be a strong ally for mood support, detoxification, and in aiding digestion.

Lip Balm - Egyptian Fennel, Grapefruit, & Sweet Orange

Facial Toner - French Rosemary & Sweet Orange

Sweet Violet Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Extraordinarily soothing to dry skin, Sweet Violet Essential Oil tames inflammation and is a tonic for skin conditions such as acne and eczema. It can also help stimulate circulation for a beautiful glow.

Tamanu

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Many ancient Asian and Polynesian cultures consider Tamanu to be a precious and sacred gift from nature thanks to its myriad healing qualities. The Tamanu tree is an evergreen, native to Southeast Asia, that flowers twice a year and produces a small, yellow fruit whose nut can be processed into a miraculous oil. Though it soothes and hydrates skin, it also has powerful antibacterial properties. Tamanu helps to reduce inflammation, deeply moisturize without clogging pores, minimize signs of aging, and clear up blemishes.

Balancing Oil - Himalayan Geranium & Pomegranate

Lip Balm - Pyrenees Lavender & Cardamom

Lip Balm - Egyptian Fennel, Grapefruit, & Sweet Orange

Tangerine Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Known for its anti-fungal and antiseptic properties, Tangerine Essential Oil is a wonderful aid for balancing skin, helping to treat blemishes, and clearing impurities.

Facial Toner - Argentinean Tangerine & Thyme

White Sage Essential Oil

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Known also as Sacred Sage, White Sage has leaves and flowers that are thought to purify and heal both body and atmosphere. It is considered to be antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-microbial, extremely antioxidant, antiseptic, antiviral, and astringent. This ceremonial Oil strengthens the mind with properties that are calming, energizing, grounding, and uplifting.

Body Wash - Canadian Pine & White Sage

White Tea Extract

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Strengthening White Tea Extract bolsters skin’s immune system by preventing damage. Thanks to its generous supply of antioxidants, White Tea helps to keep skin looking young and supple, offers sun protection, helps build skin’s collagen and elastin levels, and may delay the effects of aging.

Eye Cream - Turkish Rose & White Tea

Willow Bark

What's Great About This Ingredient?

As a source of naturally occurring hydroxy acids, Willow Bark gently exfoliates while deeply nourishing to help skin appear smoother, firmer, and younger. Loaded with powerful antioxidants such as flavonoids and tannins, it also offers protection from environmental stressors.

Facial Cleanser - Australian Wild Plum & Willow

Facial Cream - Moroccan Argan, Willow, & Rosemary

Witch Hazel

What's Great About This Ingredient?

Soothing, astringent Witch Hazel helps reduce skin’s inflammation, swelling, and redness. It clears away the dirt and excess oils that tend to clog pores and cause blemishes. Its disinfectant properties kill the microbes that can cause infection, while its moisturizing properties reduce irritation and relieve itchy sensations.

Facial Toner - Argentinean Tangerine & Thyme