Pros and Cons of Silicones in Skincare and Haircare

Why Silicones in Skincare and Haircare? You may have noticed that many different silicones can be found in skincare and haircare products today. There are a number of reasons why formulators – and customers – like products containing silicone. With many names, some ending in “oxane”, they are in cosmetics, as well. There are also Read More

Why We Don’t Use Animal Ingredients

From the beginning, WEBA Natural Products has taken a firm stand with regard to the use of animal ingredients in our products. While many personal care, clothing and food manufacturers may think differently on this topic, it is an ethical and aesthetic choice that makes sense for us. Many consumers have argued that some ingredients Read More

Self Tanner Dos and Don’ts

What is a self-tanner, and what are some Dos and Don’ts for their use? A self-tanner is a cream or lotion containing chemicals that react with the skin’s surface to produce an artificial tan. They’ve been around for a long time, and no doubt most of us have tried one at least once. The FDA Read More

When to throw out skincare and cosmetics

You may find yourself asking when you should throw out skincare and cosmetics that you may have been using for awhile. After all, not all products have expiration dates. Naturally-derived products, while more appealing to many, can be even more difficult to determine when it’s past its prime. The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Read More