A 100% plant based hand sanitizer that destroys 99.9% of harmful germs while capturing all the benefits of natural plant based oils to leave your hands not only sanitary and disinfected but also moisturized and soft! We developed our hand sanitizer with the World Health Organizations standards of 80% alcohol and partnered that up with a blend of essential oils and other plant based oils to make a perfect team of sanitization and aroma therapeutic goodness. It’s really Grand! Look below, to see what went inside!
Organic Cane Alcohol
We use a 190 proof organic cane alcohol as our base and bring our total alcohol content in the hand sanitizer to 80%. Sugar cane alcohol is not only an alcohol that is safe to put on your skin, unlike some ingredients used in hand sanitizers, but it is a more eco friendly product. It can make double the amount of alcohol from the same acreage as corn alcohol would need. It is also non-GMO and completely organic. Commenting on using alcohol to disinfect when soap and water are not available the World Health Organization states “At present, alcohol-based handrubs are the only known means for rapidly and effectively inactivating a wide array of potentially harmful microorganisms on hands.”- WHO Guide to local production WHO recommended hand rub formulation.
While alcohol makes a fantastic disinfectant, on it’s own it could leave your hands feeling dried out, so we supplemented it with...
100% Pure Jojoba Oil is derived from the seed of the jojoba (Simmondsia chinensis) shrub and is one of the most popular cosmetic oils available today. Its high stability and cosmetic versatility make it ideal for all skin and hair types, and it is most commonly used to promote softer hair and skin. Jojoba oil contains many nutritional compounds, including long-chain essential fatty acids and fatty alcohols. One of our personal favorite attributes of Jojoba oil is the fact that it’s a “dry” oil, meaning it moisturizes while not leaving your hands feeling greasy like they would with a olive or coconut oil. For a little more moisturizing benefit we added...
Pure vegetable glycerin is an outstanding moisturizer and skin cleanser that also provides softening and lubricating benefits. It’s easily soluble in water, making it suitable for use in all of your favorite cosmetic applications. Pure vegetable glycerin has a long shelf life and does not easily oxidize. It is a natural product derived from non-GMO palm, grapeseed, or coconut oil.
We use a distilled water that has been purified through steam processing. We wanted to make all our solutions free of any harsh chemical preservatives, so our distilled water is clear of any contaminants, toxins, bacteria or minerals that are found in your average tap water.
Melaleuca (Tea Tree)- Anti viral, bacterial and fungal! Modern studies have proven this powerful oil to inhibit bacteria like E-coli, pneumonia, Uti's, strep throat, sinus infections and more. Kills and prevents mold build up. Deodorizes.
Lavandula (Lavender)- The root word "lavare" literally means "to wash" . Anti microbial, bacterial, and anti spasmodic making it literally relax your muscles. Reduces anxiety.
Eucalyptus-Antibacterial, antiseptic, antispasomadic, and antiinflammatory. Disinfectant, decongestant, deodorant, insecticidal. Immune system builder.
Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit)-Research suggests that using this citrus oil may balance mood, decrease blood pressure, and relieve stress. Grapefruit essential oil also has antibacterial and antimicrobial properties that may help treat various conditions, such as acne and stomach ulcers.
Mentha Spicata(Spearmint)-It’s high in antioxidants and other beneficial plant compounds that may help balance hormones, lower blood sugar and improve digestion. It may even reduce stress and improve memory.
As always our products are packaging in beautiful and sustainable Cobalt and Amber glass bottles. 4oz bottles with a fine mister or 8oz refills totally plastic free(no mister included).