We use as many naturally derived and plant-based ingredients as possible. Better for you, and better for the environment.
You care about what goes into your body—and onto it. That’s why Own Beauty has always turned to naturally derived and plant-based ingredients as much as possible. Clean ingredients such as activated charcoal and shea butter are not only better for you, but they’re more effective than harsh, lab-designed chemicals. Here’s just a glimpse at the ingredients used to make Own Beauty products clean in more ways than one.
Super hydration and intense soothing make aloe vera a great choice for healthy skin and hair.
Aloe vera leaves are made up of three layers, with the innermost layer containing a clear gel that’s made up of 99 percent water and phytonutrients, vitamins, antioxidants and minerals. It's super hydrating and soothing, a natural for healthy skin and hair.
Natural plant powder in our deodorants that helps fight tough odors to keep you fresh.
We make deodorants, not antiperspirants. Deodorants help kill bacteria in sweat that can cause odor; antiperspirants use aluminum to stop sweat by plugging pores. Not great; sweating is a natural process that helps eliminate toxins and regulate temperature. Arrowroot powder helps keep you fresh.
Naturally derived from coconut oil, caprylic/capric triglyceride is a great natural alternative to mineral oil.
Caprylic/Capric triglyceride is a skin conditioner that is derived from coconut oil. It's an excellent emollient, containing skin loving fatty acids that smoooth skin, help prevent moisture loss, bind ingredients together... and make our deodorant easy to apply.
Chamomile targets a wide range of skin concerns, making this ingredient a real workhorse.
A relative of the common daisy, chamomile has long been used as a soothing tonic. Chamomile is one of the richest sources of natural antioxidants, used in skin care for it’s moisturizing and skin calming benefits. It’s great for all skin types, especially sensitive skin.
Antioxidant-rich coconut oil is truly a powerhouse ingredient that's good for pretty much everything!
Coconut oil is a fantastic moisturizer, rich in antioxidants and fatty acids that are super compatible with skin and hair. These fatty acids penetrate the hair shaft to help strengthen hair and condition the scalp. Coconut oil helps skin maintain hydration and fight the signs of aging.
Glycerin is a powerhouse ingredient that draws moisture to the skin and hair for super hydration.
Glycerin is a colorless, odorless ingredient naturally derived from plant oils that acts like a sponge drawing moisture from the air to your skin.It also forms a protective layer to help prevent moisture loss. Glycerin helps skin and hair look amazing!
Hydrolyzed Soy Protein
Hydrolyzed soy protein adds shine, body, and manageability to hair and helps seal in moisture.
Hydrolyzed Soy Protein is a water-soluble protein derived from soybeans that can help strengthen and mend hair fibers. It helps keep the hair elastic by controlling the rate of moisture loss from the hair. Enhances hair manageability, improves the texture of hair and adds shine and smoothness.
Natural, sustainable jojoba beads provide gentle exfoliation to remove dirt and dead skin.
Jojoba beads, another word for jojoba esters, is a wax form of jojoba oil which we use instead of plastic microbeads.Jojoba beads are biodegradable and environmentally friendly. They provide gentle exfoliation without harming skin, due to their spherical shape.
Panthenol is a B vitamin that hydrates and smooths hair, helping to improve hair elasticity and flexibility.
Panthenol is a plant-derived form of vitamin B5 (pantothenic acid) and is known as a provitamin. Panthenol is used in hair products to bind hair follicles, coat and seal moisture in the hair and lubricate the hair follicles. It adds moisture for healthy hair.
Phenoxyethanol is part of a paraben free preservative system used to protect our products.
With few exceptions, personal care products require preservatives to prevent the growth of bacteria, mold and fungus. We use a broad spectrum system of preservatives including phenoxyethanol, ethylhexylglycerin, and food-grade potassium sorbate and sodium benzoate to protect our product from contaminants.
Rich in vitamin E, rosemary extract has powerful antioxidant benefits for skin and hair.
Rosemary is an evergreen shrub related to the mint family. Research shows that rosmarinic acid, one of the components in rosemary extract, has a calming effect on skin. Rosmarinic acid and caffeic acid, another component of rosemary, are antioxidants that help rejuvenate skin.
The rich oils in shea butter soak into your skin, creating a barrier that seals in moisture.
Shea butter is a fat extracted from the seeds of the fruit of the Karite tree.With a natural concentration of vitamins (A,E,F, K) and fatty acids, it's extremely nourishing and moisturizing. It soothes dry skin and adds shine and manageability to hair.
Sodium coco-sulfate is a coconut derived ingredient that provides foam to cleanse skin gently.
Sodium coco-sulfate is a gentle coconut derived surfactant. Unlike SLS [sodium lauryl sulfate], sodium coco-sulfate is manufactured without removing all the higher molecular weight fatty acids that are in coconut oil. It yields denser and creamier foam that is gentle to skin.
Antioxidant Vitamin E provides nourishing benefits for dry, damaged skin and hair.
Vitamin E provides moisture and is easily absorbed by the skin. It's a powerful antioxidant emollient that fights free radicals, hydrates and helps maintain the skin's moisture balance. In some formulations, it can also act as a natural preservative.