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Our Natural and Vegan Ingredients

We are committed to using 100% natural, cruelty free, plastic free and vegan ingredients in our formulations.  We understand that there is often confusion surrounding the true benefits of natural ingredients in skincare products. That's why we have created a comprehensive guide to assist you on your journey towards embracing natural skincare. 

Our guide aims to provide clarity and empower you with the knowledge necessary to make informed choices about the products you use on your skin. We believe in the transformative power of nature's ingredients and their ability to nourish, rejuvenate, and enhance the health and beauty of your skin.

 

Whether you are a skincare enthusiast or new to the world of natural beauty products, our guide will serve as a valuable resource to help you embark on your natural skincare journey. Together, let's discover the wonders that nature has to offer and embrace a skincare routine that is both effective and sustainable.

Almond Oil

Almond Oil

Almond oil is very gentle ingredient on the skin, and it's rich in vitamins A and E. While the former is important for the regeneration of new cells, the latter has an antioxidant effect, which is very important for protection against cell stress and damage. It can also help to prevent sun damage from UV exposure.


You can find almond oil in our Natural Lip Balm formulation. Lips can be often exposed to drastic changes in temperature or moisture. Almond oil helps to protect your lips and keep them soft in every season.

Bergamot Oil

Bergamot Oil

Bergamot essential oil has anti-microbial properties and it helps to protect your skin. It can gently help oily skin to unclog pores without disrupting the natural lipid barrier of the skin. It also stimulates skin renewal. Besides all these benefits, it has a wonderful citrus scent! A delicate touch of citrus yet quite sweet and gentle. 


You can find bergamot essential oil scented deodorant as our best seller. It's important that our armpits avoid microbial contamination and Bergamot oil helps protecting your armpits while keeping them fresh the whole day! 

Cocoa Butter

Cocoa Butter

Cocoa Butter is extracted from cocoa seeds and it is a natural fat. It is a great ingredient for natural skincare for its moisturising properties. It helps with the elasticity of the skin and boosts healing of scars.


Cocoa Butter is rich in vitamin E and vitamin K, which are respectively known for their antioxidant and healing properties.There have been some studies that suggest that Cocoa Butter may have some anti-aging properties. You can find Cocoa Butter in both our lip balm and in our deodorant formulations

Coconut Oil

Coffee Powder

Coffee powder is a fine ground product made from roasted coffee beans. This powder is obtained by carefully roasting and grinding coffee beans, which are the seeds of the coffee plant's fruits. When used on the skin, coffee powder offers various benefits. It contains natural compounds like caffeine and antioxidants, which can help improve circulation and reduce puffiness. Coffee powder also serves as an exfoliant, gently scrubbing away dead skin cells to reveal a brighter complexion. Its stimulating properties can invigorate the skin, leaving it looking and feeling refreshed. For the mentioned properties it is beneficial to delay ageing effects on the skin. Try out our Coffee Face Mask and let us know how your skin will feel afterwards!

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Ginger Oil

Ginger oil is an essential oil that is derived from the ginger plant, scientifically known as Zingiber officinale. When applied to the skin, ginger oil can provide various benefits. Its warming and stimulating properties can enhance blood circulation, promoting a healthy glow to the skin. Additionally, ginger oil has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant qualities, making it helpful in soothing and rejuvenating the skin. It may also assist in reducing skin redness and inflammation, making it a versatile natural remedy for skincare concerns. Thus it is very beneficial for people having acne-prone or inflamed skin. We include ginger essential oil in our Tropical Sunscreen formulation, to help reduce redness and give a tropical touch to our formulation!

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Jojoba Oil

 Did you know that for its chemical composition, jojoba oil is in real a wax? Many benefits derive from this ingredient.
✅ It softens and moisturises the skin and cuticles.
✅It has antibacterial properties.
✅It helps the skin glow.
✅It's hypoallergenic
✅It helps to control sebum production.
✅It could possibly help with acne and eczema
In which of the gamanity's products can I find it?
Jojoba oil is present in our Deodorant and Sunscreen formulations, to moisturise the skin and protect it. 

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Lecithin

Soy lecithin is a natural substance extracted from soybeans and is obtained through a process that involves separating the fatty acids from soybean oil. When it comes to skincare, soy lecithin has several benefits. It acts as an emollient, helping to moisturize and soften the skin, making it smoother and more supple. Its high phospholipid content can improve the skin's barrier function, enhancing its ability to retain moisture and protect against external irritants. Additionally, soy lecithin may have antioxidant properties, which can help shield the skin from free radical damage, promoting a healthier and more youthful complexion. So lecithin is not only a great ingredient to emulsify the formulations, it has many benefits for the skin on its own! This ingredient is present in our Botanical Cleanser and in our Face Masks formulations!

Rose Oil

Rose Oil

Indulge in the enriching experience of our bath salts, infused with the essence of roses, renowned for their remarkable healing properties. Gamanity's Botanical Bath Salts offer a multitude of benefits, thanks to the rose oil, including scar healing, skin moisturisation, inflammation reduction through its powerful anti-inflammatory properties, evening out skin tone to combat dark spots, stress relief, acne-fighting capabilities, and promotion of healthy circulation.

 

By incorporating our bath salts into your routine, you can elevate your self-care regimen and enjoy the transformative effects of this exquisite blend.

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Sea Buckthorn Oil

Sea buckthorn oil is a natural oil extracted from the berries and seeds of the sea buckthorn plant. This oil is obtained through a process that involves crushing and pressing the berries and seeds. When applied to the skin, sea buckthorn oil offers several benefits. It is rich in antioxidants, including vitamins C and E, which help protect the skin from damage caused by free radicals and UV rays. The oil is also packed with essential fatty acids that support skin hydration and elasticity, promoting a softer and smoother complexion. Additionally, it has anti-inflammatory properties that can soothe irritated skin and may aid in wound healing. Its characteristic yellow colour gives the formulation some goldish touch! Check out our Tropical Sunscreen to see it yourself!

Tea Tree Oil

Tea Tree Oil

Tea tree oil is an exceptional ingredient with a wide range of benefits for all skin types, including both oily and dry skin. Its anti-inflammatory properties provide relief for itchy, dry skin and effectively combat redness. Tea tree oil's unique ability to balance moisture levels makes it a valuable addition to skincare routines, leaving the skin feeling smooth and refreshed.

 

For those with acne-prone skin, tea tree oil is particularly recommended due to its antibacterial properties, promoting better healing and reducing breakouts. Its anti-fungal properties make it a useful component in the treatment of fungal areas, such as nail infections.

 

.Discover the soothing power of tea tree oil in our Ritual Bath Salts, harness its cleansing benefits in our Botanical Cleanser, and rejuvenate your skin with our Ginger Face Mask. 

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Urea

Urea is a natural compound found in our bodies and is also made synthetically for various uses, including skin care. In skincare products, urea is typically produced synthetically. Its main benefit to the skin is its ability to attract and hold moisture. Urea is a powerful humectant, meaning it draws water into the skin's outermost layer, helping to keep it hydrated and prevent dryness. It also has mild exfoliating properties, aiding in the removal of dead skin cells, which can leave your skin looking smoother and brighter. Additionally, urea can help improve the absorption of other skincare ingredients, making them more effective. You will find this in our Face Masks formulations!

Zinc Oxide

Zinc Oxide

Zinc Oxide, a mineral-based ingredient, offers exceptional protection against harmful UV light by effectively scattering it, safeguarding the skin from sunburn. Beyond its sun protection properties, zinc oxide is a remarkable aid in wound healing, promoting the growth of new tissue and providing relief from burns.

 

For individuals with acne-prone skin, zinc oxide proves beneficial through its antimicrobial effects, reducing inflammation, and alleviating irritation. Moreover, it benefits all skin types, offering a range of advantages.

 

Discover the power of zinc oxide in our products. Experience its protective benefits in our Natural Deodorant and harness its remarkable properties in our face masks

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Aloe Vera

Aloe vera is a remarkable plant with numerous benefits for your skin. Inside its leaves, there's a soothing gel that has many beneficial properties for your skin.


Firstly, Aloe vera is excellent at calming irritation. Whether you have a sunburn, bug bite, or any redness and itching, aloe vera can provide relief and reduce irritation.

Moreover, aloe vera aids in the healing process. If you have a minor cut or scrape, aloe vera can speed up the recovery by encouraging your skin to repair itself more quickly.


Lastly, aloe vera has anti-ageing benefits with the vitamins and antioxidants contained in its gel.

 

You can find aloe vera in our Botanical Cleanser! Get your skin regenerating with it!
 

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Calendula Oil

Calendula oil is a natural oil extracted from the marigold flower, scientifically known as Calendula officinalis. This oil is rich in compounds like flavonoids and triterpenoids, which have anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. When applied to your skin, calendula oil can help alleviate redness, swelling, and irritation. It's like a gentle healer, ideal for soothing various skin conditions, from minor cuts and burns to eczema and dermatitis. Calendula oil also supports collagen production, which helps your skin stay firm and youthful.  For all these properties calendula oil is a must especially for acne prone skin. Our botanical cleanser has this ingredient in its premium formulation. It is good to use calendula oil daily to regenerate your skin. Also, our Tropical Sunscreen formulation has this wonderful ingredient helping the skin be protected while exposed to the sun!

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Cocoa Powder

Cocoa powder is a product derived from the cacao bean, scientifically known as Theobroma cacao. This powder is made by roasting and grinding cacao beans to extract the rich properties of this ingredient. It contains natural antioxidants that can help protect the skin from environmental damage and premature ageing. Cocoa powder is also known for its hydrating properties, keeping the skin moisturised and supple. It's like a delightful treat for your skin, nourishing and protecting it. Please resist the temptation to eat our Moisturising Cocoa Face Mask

Pre hispanic Mexican civilisations knew the great benefits of using cocoa also for their lives. Even when it came to skincare, cocoa butter adorned skin with its protective touch. Cocoa powder thus encapsulated the rich cultural tapestry of pre-Hispanic Mexico, embodying a symphony of flavours, healing traditions, and sacred rituals.
 

Corn Starch

Corn Starch

Corn starch is an incredibly versatile and widely used ingredient in the world of natural skincare. It serves as a key component for achieving the desired consistency in formulations, making it invaluable for various skincare products. When applied, corn starch provides relief to itchy or burnt skin, gently soothing irritation and promoting the healing process.  It has oil-absorbing properties, making it suitable for oily or acne-prone skin by effectively unclogging pores.

 

In our deodorant formulation, corn starch imparts a smooth texture to the product while aiding in the absorption of excess oils from other ingredients. It acts as a protective barrier against potential friction-induced irritation, ensuring a comfortable experience.

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Ginger Powder

Ginger powder is a spice made from the dried and ground root of the ginger plant, scientifically known as Zingiber officinale. This powder is created by carefully processing the ginger root into a fine texture. When applied to the skin, ginger powder provides several advantages. It contains natural compounds with anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, which can help soothe skin irritation and reduce redness. Additionally, ginger powder's warming effect may enhance blood circulation in the skin, contributing to a healthy and vibrant complexion. It is really great for acneic and inflamed skin, thus we recommend you our Cleansing Ginger Face Mask if your skin is inflamed!

Kaolin clay

Kaolin

Kaolin, renowned for its versatile properties, offers numerous benefits for various skin types. This natural ingredient absorbs excess oils, making it particularly suitable for oily skin types. Its gentle nature also makes it ideal for sensitive skin, as it possesses anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties that help soothe and calm the skin. Kaolin serves as an effective exfoliator, efficiently removing dirt and pollutants, leaving the skin feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

 

In addition to its skincare benefits, kaolin improves the consistency of natural skincare products. In our natural deodorant formulation Kaolin enhances its efficacy and contributes to the overall hardness of the deodorant itself. You can also find kaolin in our natural face mask formulations.

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Peppermint Oil

Peppermint oil is an essential oil that's extracted from the leaves of the peppermint plant, scientifically known as Mentha piperita. It is known for its refreshing and aromatic properties. This oil is obtained through a process called steam distillation from the plant's leaves and contains natural compounds like menthol and menthone. When applied to the skin, peppermint oil has a cooling and soothing effect. It can help relieve skin irritation, itching, and redness, making it excellent for calming insect bites or rashes. Its antiseptic properties can also assist in keeping the skin clean and clear.  For these reasons, we have added it to our Sunscreen formulation! And it will soon be available in a new product… stay tuned!

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Rose Water

Rose water is a natural product made from the steam distillation of rose petals. The process involves heating rose petals to release their essential oils, which are then condensed into a liquid form. When applied to the skin, rose water offers several benefits. It has natural anti-inflammatory properties that can soothe and calm irritated skin, reducing redness and puffiness. Rose water also acts as a gentle astringent, helping to tighten and tone the skin, giving it a smoother and more youthful appearance. Its pleasant floral scent can also have a relaxing and mood-enhancing effect. Now you know why it is a perfect ingredient to our Botanical Cleanser and why we prefer it to normal water. 

Sesame Oil

Sesame Oil

Sesame oil serves as more than just a carrier oil—it plays a vital role in rejuvenating and protecting the skin. Despite its light consistency, it effectively nourishes and moisturises your skin without clogging pores. Enriched with vitamin E, sesame oil provides exceptional antioxidant effects. These properties make it highly beneficial for acne-prone skin and effective in combating the formation of wrinkles. Sesame oil can be utilised as a superb exfoliator, restoring the skin's natural glow.

 

Discover the harmonious blend of sesame oil, essential oils, and Himalayan salts in our Ritual Bath Salts. This unique combination ensures a perfect balance, allowing you to indulge in a truly rejuvenating and revitalizing bathing experience.

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Titanium Dioxide

Titanium dioxide is a naturally occurring mineral that can also be produced synthetically for various applications, including skincare. It's commonly derived from minerals like rutile and anatase. When used in skincare products like sunscreens, titanium dioxide acts as a physical sunscreen agent. It forms a protective layer on your skin that reflects and scatters harmful UV rays from the sun, preventing them from penetrating your skin. It works effectively, especially protecting from UVB rays. This makes it an excellent ingredient for sunscreens, as it helps shield your skin from sunburn and the long-term damage caused by UV radiation, like premature ageing and the risk of skin cancer. So, in essence, titanium dioxide is a natural sun-blocking agent for your skin, keeping it safe from the sun's harmful rays. Of course, you will find this ingredient in our Tropical Sunscreen formulation!

Vitamine E

Vitamin E

Vitamin E is renowned for its powerful antioxidant properties, providing essential protection to the skin against damage caused by external factors. Its benefits extend to aiding sunburned skin and promoting healing for wounds. Additionally, vitamin E plays a vital role in maintaining skin moisture, resulting in a soft and supple complexion, while shielding it from dryness.

 

Embrace the nourishing effects of vitamin E in our diverse range of products. Experience its wonders in our Natural Deodorant, Natural Lip Balm, Natural Botanical Cleanser, and Natural Face Masks

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Argan Oil

Argan oil, scientifically derived from the kernels of the argan tree native to Morocco, is a remarkable natural oil with numerous benefits for the skin.
This oil is rich in essential fatty acids, antioxidants, and vitamins, particularly vitamin E. When applied to your skin, argan oil acts as a potent moisturiser, deeply hydrating and nourishing your skin cells. It also has anti-inflammatory properties that can soothe irritation and reduce redness. Moreover, argan oil helps maintain your skin's elasticity, making it firmer and more youthful, while its antioxidants combat free radicals, preventing premature ageing. Whether you have dry, sensitive, or ageing skin, argan oil can help you achieve a healthier, more radiant complexion. Now you know why we have added it to our premium Botanical Cleanser formulation!

Candelilla Wax

Candelilla Wax

Candelilla wax is extracted from candelilla flowers, which grow in central America. Candelilla wax is known for elasticity properties and moisturizing effects. It combines well with jojoba oil to prevent skin stretches.

 

It gives a great consistency to natural formulations.


Candelilla wax is present both our natural lip balm and in the natural deodorant. It makes both formulations great at touch and gives the skin more elasticity!

Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is an excellent remedy for dry skin due to its numerous benefits. Its high content of medium-chain fatty acids makes it an effective moisturizer, providing deep hydration and promoting smoothness for dry and damaged skin.

 

Not only does coconut oil help soften the skin, but it also possesses natural antibacterial and antifungal properties, further enhancing its therapeutic qualities.

Glycerine

Glycerine

Glycerin, derived from the hydrolysis of fats, is a widely used and beneficial ingredient found in numerous skincare products. Its versatile properties make it a popular ingredient. Glycerin cleanses and moisturises the skin, acting as a powerful humectant that helps prevent dryness. It is non-comedogenic, meaning it doesn't clog pores, making it suitable for acne-prone skin. Its gentle nature ensures minimal risk of irritation while providing protection against skin cracking and dryness.

 

Glycerin can serve as a natural preservative, safeguarding formulations from contamination and ensuring their longevity.

 

At Gamanity, we incorporate botanical glycerin into our Natural Deodorant, Natural Face Masks, and Bath Salts

Himalayan Salt

Himalayan Salt

The inclusion of Himalayan salt in our bath salt formulation brings forth a multitude of benefits for the skin. Known for its therapeutic properties, Himalayan salt has been found to effectively relieve itching caused by insect bites. What makes it truly remarkable is its compatibility with sensitive skin, as it gently nourishes and protects, leaving the skin feeling smooth and rejuvenated. This makes it particularly beneficial for individuals with conditions such as eczema or acne. Himalayan salt exhibits antimicrobial properties that aid in combating acne and promoting a healthier complexion.

 

Indulge in the soothing and revitalising properties of this natural ingredient as it transforms your bath into a truly relaxing and skin-loving ritual

Relaxing Lavender Oil

Lavender Oil

Lavender essential oil is widely recognised for its impressive antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, making it an excellent choice for individuals with acne-prone skin and eczema. It aids in the healing of damaged skin and offers protection against the development of wrinkles. 

 

Our lip balm formulation features the inclusion of lavender essential oil, which not only imparts a delicate touch but also provides protective benefits—just what your lips need!

 

Gamanity's Natural Facemask proudly incorporates lavender essential oil as one of its key ingredients, ensuring that you can experience its remarkable properties during your skincare routine.

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Polyglyceryl Diisostearate

Polyglyceryl diisostearate is a compound commonly used in cosmetics and skincare products, and it plays a crucial role in making these products work effectively. It is derived from a combination of glycerin and stearic acid, two naturally occurring substances. When it comes to skincare, polyglyceryl diisostearate offers various benefits. It acts as an emulsifier and stabiliser, helping to blend and hold together the different ingredients in creams and lotions, ensuring a smooth and consistent texture. This compound also functions as a moisturiser, helping to keep the skin hydrated by reducing water loss. Additionally, it can enhance the spreadability and absorption of skincare products, making them more effective in delivering their intended benefits to the skin. You can find it in our new Sunscreen formulation!

Sandal Wood Oil

Sandal Wood Oil

Sandalwood oil possesses remarkable anti-inflammatory properties that effectively reduce skin redness, making it an excellent choice for individuals with acne-prone skin.  With its abundance of antioxidants, sandalwood oil also aids in wound healing and is believed to combat aging and the formation of wrinkles. Its calming and smoothing effects make it highly beneficial for dry skin.

 

You'll find the exquisite essence of sandalwood oil in our luxurious Ritual Bath Salts, as well as from our Turmeric Face Mask!

Sorbic Acid

Sorbic Acid

Sorbic acid, a gentle acid found naturally in certain berries, offers valuable anti-mold properties, making it a sought-after ingredient in both food and skincare products. As an exceptional substitute for parabens, it plays a crucial role in enhancing the safety and extending the shelf life of skincare formulations. At Gamanity, we prioritise the inclusion of natural preservatives in our products, ensuring their effectiveness and longevity.

 

Rest assured, the quantities of sorbic acid in our formulations are meticulously calibrated to prevent any potential irritation, making them suitable even for delicate skin types. 

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Turmeric Powder

Turmeric powder is a bright yellow spice that comes from the root of the turmeric plant, scientifically known as Curcuma longa. This spice is made by drying and grinding the root into a fine powder. When used on the skin, turmeric offers a range of benefits. It contains a powerful compound called curcumin, which has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. This helps to soothe and brighten the skin, reducing redness and promoting a healthy complexion. Turmeric is also known for its potential to address skin issues like acne due to its antibacterial properties. It's like nature's own radiant skin treatment, helping your skin look and feel its best. Our soothing Turmeric Face Mask highlights the wonderful properties of this ingredient. Apply it on your skin to feel the great soothing results!

Ylang Ylang plant

Ylang Ylang

Ylang ylang essential oil, derived from the ylang ylang plant native to tropical regions, offers an array of incredible benefits for our skin. One of its most notable advantages is its exceptional hydrating capability, providing deep nourishment to promote overall skin health. Additionally, ylang ylang essential oil exhibits antimicrobial and antiseptic properties, which can significantly aid in the healing process of wounds.

 

Experience the remarkable effects of ylang ylang essential oil in our Ritual Bath Salts. Immerse yourself in the luxurious blend of ingredients, allowing the nourishing properties of ylang ylang essential oil to envelop your skin, leaving it feeling rejuvenated and replenished.

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