Peppermint, Bergamot & Grapefruit Deodorant

This deodorant has been formulated with naturally derived ingredients and is free of aluminium and baking soda. Our deodorant uses Magnesium hydroxide, a powerful ingredient that can kill odor-causing bacteria but is gentle on the skin. Magnolia bark extract and farnesol have shown antibacterial and antimicrobial properties 1,2,3 which aid in this deodorant to keep you fresh through the day. While the blend of zinc oxide, vitamin E, sweet almond oil, and grapeseed oil is very effective at soothing, protecting, and moisturizing your skin.

Please note this is a deodorant and not an antiperspirant. This means while this product will prevent the odor and absorb moisture it won’t inhibit the body’s natural perspiration (aka sweating).

Details and Benefits

By using this deodorant bar, you are not only providing your body with the care it deserves but also helping the environment. Here are some benefits of using this deodorant bar.

  • Our deodorants are carefully formulated to keep you smelling fresh through the day while protecting your skin.
  • This deodorant bar is a zero-waste product. By buying this product you are sparing the environment from a deodorant bottle.
  • This formula is vegan and carefully handcrafted with high-quality natural derived ingredients.

Key Ingredients

  • Magnolia extract: Magnolia bark extract has been widely used in traditional Asian medicine and has been proven to have antibacterial properties1,2,5.
  • Magnesium hydroxide: Due to its high pH it can kill odor-causing bacteria. However, it is much more gentle on the skin than baking soda.
  • Zinc Oxide: Zinc Oxide has been widely used for skin treatments in modern medicine and in traditional medicine for treating dermatitis, skin ulcers, and skin wounds6. Zinc oxide has antibacterial properties which can aid kill odor-producing bacteria in your underarms.
  • Almond oil: It is a lightweight oil full of nutrients such as omega fatty acids, vitamins, as well as squalene, and minerals. Helping moisturize and soothe your skin

How To Use:

Gently rub on to clean dry skin as needed.

Do not apply to broken skin. For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes—Wash hands after using the naked version of this product.

Ingredients (INCI)

Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Behenyl Alcohol, Vitis Vinifera Seed (Grapeseed) Oil, Magnesium Hydroxide, Zinc Oxide, Solanum Tuberosum (Potato) Starch, Zinc Ricinoleate, Helianthus Annuus Seed (Sunflower) Cera, Isoamyl Laurate, Tocopherol, Magnolia Officinalis Bark Extract, Farnesol, Citrus Limon Peel (Lemon) Oil, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Oil , Citrus Reticulata Peel (Tangerina) Oil, Citral*, Limonene*, Linalool*

 

*naturally occurring in essential oil

Literature:

  1. Lovecká, P.; Svobodová, A.; Macůrková, A.; Vrchotová, B.; Demnerová, K.; Wimmer, Z. Decorative Magnolia Plants: A Comparison of the Content of Their Biologically Active Components Showing Antimicrobial Effects. Plants2020, 9, 879. https://doi.org/10.3390/plants...
  1. Michael Greenberg, Philip Urnezis, and Minmin Tian; Compressed Mints and Chewing Gum Containing Magnolia Bark Extract Are Effective against Bacteria Responsible for Oral Malodor; Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 2007 55 (23), 9465-9469; DOI: 10.1021/jf072122h
  1. Sakaue, Y., Domon, H., Oda, M., Takenaka, S., Kubo, M., Fukuyama, Y., Okiji, T. and Terao, Y. (2016), Anti-biofilm and bactericidal effects of magnolia bark-derived magnolol and honokiol on Streptococcus mutans. Microbiol Immunol, 60: 10-16. https://doi.org/10.1111/1348-0...
  2. Togashi, N.; Inoue, Y.; Hamashima, H.; Takano, A. Effects of Two Terpene Alcohols on the Antibacterial Activity and the Mode of Action of Farnesol against Staphylococcus aureusMolecules2008, 13, 3069-3076. https://doi.org/10.3390/molecu...
  3. Kuok CF, Hoi SO, Hoi CF, Chan CH, Fong IH, Ngok CK, Meng LR, Fong P. Synergistic antibacterial effects of herbal extracts and antibiotics on methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: A computational and experimental study. Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2017 Apr;242(7):731-743. doi: 10.1177/1535370216689828. Epub 2017 Jan 1. PMID: 28118725; PMCID: PMC5363687.
  4. Mrinal Gupta, Vikram K. Mahajan, Karaninder S. Mehta, Pushpinder S. Chauhan, “Zinc Therapy in Dermatology: A Review”, Dermatology Research and Practice, vol. 2014, Article ID 709152, 11 pages, 2014. https://doi.org/10.1155/2014/7...



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