Ingredient List

MamaBear's Ingredients  

We are a company started by a passionate mom with a mission to raise her children a little less toxic!​ Every raw ingredient we use has intentions and benefits for your skin.  All of our products are made simple, safe and effective. 

We pride ourselves on good manufacturing practices to make sure ingredients are cleanly sourced, cruelty-free, consistently high quality, effective and as safe as possible for you and your family.  

Check out our ingredient list here to see what ingredients are in your MamaBear Organics products and what purpose they serve! 

 

Abies sibirica (Fir Needle Oil): Known for respiratory support oil. Helps ease congested breathing associated with seasonal illness and seasonal pollen threats.

Beeswax (Cera Alba): Has strong antibacterial properties to help heal wounds. It benefits the skin a lot by helping it fight contamination and in cleaning the skin, leaving it healthy and natural. Used to create a protective layer over the skin to help seal in moisture and seal out irritants. Rich in vitamins which helps in improving skin hydration and reconstruction/regeneration of skin cells. Beeswax has anti-inflammatory properties that assist in preventing damage and irritation to the skin.

Calendula Officinalis (Calendula) Flower Oil: Known for anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial properties that might make it useful in healing wounds, soothing eczema, and relieving diaper rash.

Citric Acid: Used to adjust the pH balance of a product and softens skin. Offers a number of benefits for skin, namely its ability to clear the skin of excess oil and dead skin, while helping to protect your skin from environmental stressors.

Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Oil: This strong, refreshing aroma is known to support a healthy immune system, up lift and revitalize. 

Cocamidopropyl Betaine: A mild surfactant and foam-booster which is derived from coconuts.

Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil: It is a rich source of vitamin E, polyphenols and medium-chain fatty acids, which make coconut oil an excellent anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, and hydrating agent. It's natural antibacterial and antifungal properties make an excellent moisturizer which can penetrate skin better than other oils.

Cupressus Sempervirens (Cypress): Has therapeutic properties. Can be used to support a healthy respiratory system, especially during times of seasonal illness attacks. 

Cymbopogon Martini (Palmarosa):  It is considered to be an excellent skin-balancing oil for all skin types. It is a marvelous oil for supporting digestive health.

"Fragrance" / Essential Oils: 100% natural, plant-based, and made with pure essential oils.

Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Oil: Sunflower seed oil is a great source of vitamin E, rich in nutrients and antioxidants, and is effective for combatting skincare issues.

Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil: A 100% natural, plant-based fragrance. Promotes relaxation, conditions, and heals damaged skin. Anti-inflammatory.

Mangifera Indica (Mango) Seed Butter: Can be used to condition skin and also helps create a smooth textured formula.

Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil: It's known to may calm redness, swelling, and inflammation. It may even help to prevent and reduce acne scars, leaving you with smooth, clear skin.

Melaleuca Ericifolia (Rosalina) Oil: Known to help respiratory congestion common with seasonal pollen threats or wintertime illness.

Mentha Spicata (Spearmint):  When diluted and applied to the abdomen, it can help relieve a queasy stomach and bloating. When diffused, Spearmint is uplifting, reduces emotional agitation, improves concentration, and eases physical tension in the head and neck.

Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil: Olive oil is packed with anti-aging antioxidants and hydrating squalene, making it superb for hair, skin, and nails.

Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil: Deeply moisturizes and conditions skin, promoting increased levels of collagen production.

Picea Mariana (Black Spruce): May benefit respiratory issues. May help feel energized and stimulate senses.

Polysorbate 80: Contains properties that help other ingredients dissolve in a solvent.

Potassium Bitartrate (Cream of Tartar): Not only is cream of tartar good for your recipes, but it can actually help out your health, too! It’s known for treating arthritis, combatting heartburn and even clearing up acne-prone skin. The alkaline in cream of tartar can also prevent and treat bacterial infections.

Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil: Deeply moisturizing, nourishing, and soothing to irritation and inflammation.

Purified Water: A hydrating, natural solvent that is used to replenish moisture and emulsify a formula.

Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil: A great oil to make skin smooth and soft

Sandalwood Essential Oil: A natural essential oil used for its scent that blends well with floral and citrus oils

Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Oil: Acts as a humectant, helping to moisturize skin.

Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate (SCI): A solid, gentle anionic surfactant made from coconut oil. It is really versatile and considered natural.

Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate (SLSa): It is derived from coconut and palm oils and is safe, skin friendly cleanser that provides a rich quality lather. SLSa’s molecular size of the surfactant is large, and therefore it does not penetrate the skin. This mild plant derived surfactant creates a lather that effectively removes surface oil, dirt and bacteria, without stripping or drying sensitive skin. *Not to be confused with SLS (Sodium Lauryl Sulfate) *

Sodium Bicarbonate: Used to control the acid-base balance of cosmetic products.

Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter: Softens and conditions skin, and helps it retain moisture. Is antioxidant-rich, and effective for treating eczema and other skin irritations.

Tocopherol: Also known as Vitamin E. Is a protective skin conditioner that is rich in antioxidants.

Tocopheryl: A form of vitamin E that can help prevent damage to skin from UV exposure; can also have an anti-inflammatory effect.

Vanilla Essential Oil: A natural essential oil that can help prevent skin damage, inhibit bacteria and has a comforting fragrance.

Zinc Oxide: Creates a barrier to block moisture. Know to support several skin conditions including inflammation. Has largely been used as a strong sun protection ingredient for ages.

All MamaBear Organics products are made by hand at MamaBear Organics, Forest Park, MA