Frequently asked questions

Questions on some of our Ingredients:

Lecithin – derived from sunflower.
Tocopherol (Vitamin E) – derived from sunflower.
Propanediol – A natural, pure, petroleum free glycol. Corn Derived.
Isostearyl Palmitate – It is derived from natural (non-animal) ingredients. It is an ester from Isostearyl Alcohol and Palmitic Acid.
Bis-Diglyceryl Polyacyladipate-2 – Non-animal derived semisolid lanolin substitute with high water binding capacity and adhesion to skin. This product is non-occlusive and in comparison to lanolin oil, is virtually odorless. The excellent skin compatibility is proven and allergic skin reactions have not been reported.
Squalane – Derived from Sugar Cane
Vanilla Planifolia – a plant derived extract.
Glycerin – Our certified Palm-Free Organic Vegetable Glycerin is ethically and sustainably produced from non-GMO soybeans.
Palm Oil – While we do not directly purchase palm oil, a very small percentage some of our natural products may have ingredients that are derived from palm or palm kernel oil.

Is Carolina Cosmetics 100% Certified Organic?

Our Product is on average 70-90% certified organic. About our Certified Organic Ingredients: Carolina Cosmetics manufacturers its own formulas using natural and certified organic ingredients. Our formula, as a whole, is not certified. Therefore, we are not making this product claim.

Is Carolina Cosmetics Cruelty Free?

The Cruelty Free Seal (shown above was acquired by us through the Leaping Bunny program. The Consumer Information on Cosmetics (CCIC) promotes a single comprehensive standard as the recognized Leaping Bunny Logo. They work with companies like ours to help make shopping for animal-friendly products easier and more trustworthy.

is Carolina Cosmetics 100% Gluten Free?

Our products that are made gluten-free are to the best of our knowledge. Normal operations involve shared kettles and preparation areas that may contain traces of gluten.