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Recipe: Organic Gold Facial Serum

Written by: | May 14, 2021 | Leave a Comment

Ready for a new luxurious product to add to your line? Try out this easy Organic Gold Facial Serum. This daily facial oil is designed to deliver maximum nourishment while absorbing quickly. USDA Certified Organic Rosehip Seed Oil is full of vitamins including Vitamin A and Vitamin C, antioxidants, and essential fatty acids. USDA Certified […]

Summer Survival – Best Skin Care Products for the Summer Months

Written by: | May 10, 2021 | Leave a Comment

With summer coming the mercury isn’t going down anytime soon, so here’s a list of our favorite summer skin care. These items are designed to help you keep cool and hydrated in the summertime heat but all double as excellent year-round skin care–check out the list and find one perfect for your brand below. The […]

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How to Modify a Scrub

Written by: | April 30, 2021 | Leave a Comment

Body scrubs are a great way to exfoliate and reveal your freshest, and best-looking skin, but sometimes a scrub is just too thick or perhaps you just want to add a cleansing agent to help wash and exfoliate at the same time. Adding a mild surfactant such as Decyl Glucoside is a great way to […]

Ready to Label Planner

Written by: | April 28, 2021 | Leave a Comment

  Finished Product Common Name Ingredient List INCI Label Volume/Weight Maximum Label Size (HxW) Attributes Pairs With Organic Content AHA Aftershave Splash Alcohol, Water, Pink Grapefruit Essential Oil, Lemon Peel Essential Oil, Lime Essential Oil, Litsea Fruit Essential Oil, Mandarin Essential Oil, Sweet Orange Essential Oil Alcohol (Ethanol), Water (Aqua), Pink Grapefruit (Citrus paradisi) Essential […]

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How to Start a Skin Care Brand – Getting Started with Essential Wholesale & Labs

Written by: | April 27, 2021 | Leave a Comment

Wondering how to get started building your skin or hair care brand with Essential? We’re here to help! The possibilities are almost endless, but we’re sure we have a solution that will fit your needs. To start we walk through the foundations of a skin care brand: the business side of things. This includes how […]

Recipe: Exfoliating Strawberry Cleansing Oil

Written by: | April 23, 2021 | Leave a Comment

Exfoliating helps skin retain its fresh and youthful appearance and this Exfoliating Strawberry Facial Cleansing Oil combines the gentle exfoliating power of Jojoba Wax Beads with the nutrients of Cold Pressed Strawberry Seed Oil. This simple cleanser will remove make-up, exfoliate, and leave skin nourished and glowing! It doesn’t have a strong smell, so consider […]

Essential’s Sustainability Score Card

Written by: | April 22, 2021 | Leave a Comment

Since our start as a company, we’ve been focused on creating a sustainable skin care company.  Not only do we carefully source ingredients from sustainable producers, we invest in sustainability measures in our manufacturing and business practices. Here’s a quick update on our sustainability efforts – thank you for your support in helping us with […]

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Recipe: Glycolic Charcoal Facial Mask

Written by: | April 16, 2021 | Leave a Comment

We all know that face masks can be a luxurious way to treat our skin, and most masks address one or two issues. We wanted to create a mask that clarifies, exfoliates, hydrates, and soothes, so we made this simple recipe for a Glycolic Charcoal Facial Mask! Our Charcoal Cream Mask is loaded with clarifying […]

Recipe: How to Make a Papaya & Pink Clay Mask

Written by: | April 9, 2021 | Leave a Comment

This exfoliating mask packs a powerful punch with Bromelain as the active enzyme. Bromelain is found in pineapples and is known for its exfoliant properties. Combined with soothing oatmeal and purifying pink clay this Papaya & Pink Clay Mask will leave your skin feeling petal-soft and moisturized. You can learn more about bromelain in this […]

How to Add a Vitamin C Booster to Toners

Written by: | April 2, 2021 | Leave a Comment

Boosters are a great way to customize your skincare to provide exactly what your skin needs when it needs it. This Vitamin C booster adds an extra 1% of vitamin C to your toner for days when you need a little extra Vitamin C therapy for your skin. In this recipe we use our Antioxidant […]