Alba Botanica's make natural, 100% vegetarian personal care products that do beautiful for you and your friends: people, animals + earth. This means they DON'T use parabens, sulfates, or phthalates. Alba Botanica® products are formulated without: parabens, phthalates, artificial colors, propylene glycol, aluminum, mineral oil, petrolatum, oxybenzone, PABA, nano-particles, DEA, MEA or TEA, PEGs and PEG derivatives, ethoxylated ingredients associated with 1,4 dioxane, formaldehyde donors, or GMOs. Alba's products contain no meat or by-products of animal killing. They also reject all cruelly obtained animal ingredients, even if an animal is not killed. They limit their use of animal products to ingredients that are naturally created by and have no future use to the animal such as beeswax. Because the Alba Botanica® brand is committed to the health and happiness of all furry friends, they never test their products, or the ingredients that go into them, on animals. They recognize the need to be good stewards of all natural resources. So they try to do beautiful by reducing our environmental impact in everything they do as a business, from the field to the final product. Alba's products contain natural, organic and cruelty-free ingredient alternatives which are 100% vegetarian. They passionately strive to deliver the finest possible formulations for the ultimate efficacy and benefits to your skin and hair. Alba Botanica makes maximum use of ingredients from our wonderful Earth’s plant sources…from rich vegetable and nut oils to pure plant waxes to herbal extracts and pure essential oils.