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Clean Beauty: What It Is and Why It Matters (A BeeNaturals Guide)

It’s about more than cosmetics In 2004, a British researcher named Philippa Darbre found traces of parabens in breast cancer tumors. At the time, cosmetics manufacturers used parabens extensively as a preservative. Though the data behind that particular study was not very strong, it was a wake-up call. Suddenly, more consumers than ever started to…

top 5 benefits of coq10 in skincare

Top 5 Benefits of CoQ10 in Skincare 

If you’ve ever taken the time to read ingredients in anti-aging beauty products, Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is a common ingredient. It can be found in toners, moisturizers, and eye creams, because of the effectiveness of reducing the appearance of fine lines.  What is CoQ10? CoQ10 is a nutrient that occurs naturally in the body, but…

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Answers to Questions About Hand Sanitizer

In Response to Questions About Hand Sanitizer Our hand sanitizer is made with a minimum of 65% alcohol, as required for effectiveness. Hand sanitizer does not expire. Yes, really. To those of you who have recently ordered hand sanitizer from us or those who plan to, please be advised that due to the unavailability of our usual…

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Exciting News from Bee Naturals Beginning March, 2020

Now Using Organic, Unbleached Beeswax Bee Naturals will begin using organic, unbleached beeswax in all products that contain this ingredient. What does this mean for you?  No concerns about potential pesticide or organophosphate residue. It costs more, but you’re worth it! Our Decision About the Future Use of Xylitol Bee Naturals will stop using xylitol…

squalene vs squalane

Squalene vs Squalane Oil: The BeeNaturals Guide

Hydrated skin is healthy skin. It looks younger, suppler, and plumper. It remains resilient when surrounded by harmful environmental factors. And it’s less oily-looking, less prone to irritation, and even allows makeup to adhere more easily. To stay hydrated, our skin creates oils that both attract and trap moisture. But it’s not always enough. Simple…

EWG's Skin Deep

Rating the Safety of Cosmetic Ingredients: EWG Reliable Resource?

Nine times out of ten, the average customer that strolls into a natural cosmetics store is an ingredient detective.  They care about what ingredients have been used and have acquired some sort of general knowledge on what should and should not be included in product formulations.  Thirsty for knowledge, this particular clientele often wonders what…