Ingredients you are missing out on when you switch from drugstore body oil to Seed

February 06, 2017

What are you missing out on when you make the switch from your drugstore body oil mist to Seed Body Oil Mist?

NOFOMO Seed Body Oil versus drugstore ingredients

Let's see: two popular ingredients that you will no longer be spritzing on your skin include Dimethicone and Petrolatum.

  • Dimethicone is a cheap, silicone-based polymer. It might help skin feel soft, but tends to leave it with a coated feeling over time, often leading to skin irritation.
  • Petrolatum is a semi-solid mix of hydrocarbons derived from crude oil. Do you really want that on your skin?

So while you may be "missing out" on some less than stellar ingredients, by making the switch, your skin will be pampered with plant-based ingredients such as Grape Seed, Coconut, Sunflower & Jojoba. Nothing greasy or sticky -- just natural and healthy oils that are clean, skin softening & silky.

NOFOMO: No fear of missing out!

Seeing is believing. Here are the ingredients in a popular drugstore body oil spray:

Water, Isopropyl Myristate, Glycerin, Sorbitan Isostearate, Dimethicone, Fragrance, Avena Sativa (Oat) Straw Extract, Polyglyceryl-3 Diisostearate, Tapioca Starch, Carbomer, Xanthan Gum, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/Vp Copolymer, Stearic Acid, Dihydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Phenoxyethanol, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, Disodium Edta, Petrolatum, Propylene Glycol, Lactic Acid

Seed Body Oil Mist ingredients:

Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride (Coconut Oil), Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil, Tocopherol (Vitamin E)

*This is the "base" recipe and 100% pure essential oils are added in depending on formula you select.

 





Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Lately I've been paying more attention

The Skin Care Benefits of Kakadu Plum
The Skin Care Benefits of Kakadu Plum

March 24, 2020

We're going to spotlight the special ingredients used in this serum so you can learn why each one was chosen to be used in our formulation.

This week's Ingredient Spotlight is on Kakadu Plum.

What is Kakadu Plum Extract?

Kakadu Plum (Terminalia Ferdinandiana) is a sour green fruit that is native to Australia. Small in size, this fruit contains 55 times more Vitamin C than an orange. While it is hard to fine, Kakadu Plum has been creating quite a buzz lately in the skin care industry because of its many benefits. It is safe to say that using Kakadu Plum is not just a passing fad. You'll be seeing a lot more of this ingredient as more and more solid research comes out.

View full article →

Do you need an oil-free moisturizer?
Do you really need an oil-free moisturizer?

March 17, 2020

This is a common question people have when seeking out a new facial moisturizer, especially those who have oily or combination skin. Back before people became more ingredients savvy, they heeded the advice "If you have oily skin, you have to choose oil-free products."

 

The truth, however, is that "oil-free" is

View full article →

Are you washing your face the right way?
Are you washing your face the right way?

March 04, 2020

Let's call this one Face Washing for Beginners - or maybe Face Washing 101. Sound silly? On the surface, it likely sounds ridiculous, but the fact is that most people are not washing their face the right way.

The way that you wash your face has a direct impact on the appearance of your skin. We're here to share 5 tips for better face washing.

View full article →

Sign up for our Seed Newsletter Now

Seed offers the Gold Stanard in 5 Star Natural Face and Body Care

Sign up for the latest on new Seed products, healthy beauty, and lots of other perks (including 20% off your first order)