Bio cosmetics, makeup and vegan cream, green beauty: the natural choice for those who decide to rely on products that respect the environment and that give the feeling of nurturing our skin with the power of nature's elements. The term reminds cosmetic products used to highlight the aesthetics of the person, as cream, lipstick, Foundation, hair dyes or perfumes; but they are also cosmetics soap, toothpaste, deodorant, aftershave and the washcloth.
HOW TO READ THE LABEL : INCI
Inci is the international classification used in all EU Member States to indicate, on the label, the ingredients of cosmetic products. If the names of herbal substances and plants are written in Latin one can speak of natural ingredients. Through the Accident may occur if the other ingredients (such as oils, which serve to spread the cream) are plants, or sweet almond oil, corn, Borage, etcetera.
By natural means a formulation made from plants or plant extracts that represent at least 98% of the settlement, with minimal chemical component support. Organic products must contain at least 95% of substances obtained from biological cultivations and extracted without harming the environment. Vegan cosmetics must be free from animal products like beeswax, glycerin, lanolin, but also animal and milk musk.
SMALL GREEN DICTIONARY
Phyto-extract :Vegetal extract produced by many plants and present in the leaves, in the skin of the fruit, in the resin, in branches and wood
Medicinal Plant :a vegetable (or part thereof) containing active ingredients that can be used in the pharmaceutical, cosmetic, food
Essential Oil : you get from plant material through steam distillation or by mechanical processes.