Natural or Synthetic?
How Safe Is It?
Can It Be Organic?
A great natural toner to clean oily skin or "gunky" ears. Should avoid if the skin is dry or very sensitive skin as it may cause irritation.
Used to help prevent ingredients from separating and as a thickening agent, it is very safe and non-toxic.
Xanthan gum is considered a synthetic made from fermentation and is on the accepted list of ingredients for use in USDA Organic products.
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
Known for its sedative properties. it eases the mind, releases nervous tension and helps the whole body relax and calm An effective antidepressant that has a positive effect on blood flow and emotions. Also cooling and soothing to help with pain and inflammation management and to help reduce the presence of unwanted bacterial activity.
As with all essential oils, using a high grade essential oil that has been naturally extracted is imperative for the health and safety of your pet!
Used for dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis. It also has antibacterial and antifungal properties.
Generally regarded as afe but has some use / formulation / concentration restrictions. The maximum concentration in human anti-dandruff shampoos was set at 1%.
At moderate doses is bioaccumulative with links to non-reproductive organ system toxicity. Also should be noted that this ingredient is often found with other ingredients that may warrant caution.