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How the Herbalix Preservative Enables Products to Support Natural Skin Cellular Regeneration

June 27th, 2014

Herbalix™ Sea Blend Preservative System is a proprietary organic preservative tincture that is very potent. It has roots in Chinese, Native American and East Indian traditions known to blend plants and herbs that have been harvested from the sea and land. Proven to be an effective natural preservative, it serves as the company’s exclusive preservative system throughout the entire Herbalix (www.Herbalix.com) product line and eliminates the need for synthetic preservatives. The Sea Blend Preservative has been extremely effective throughout varied and stringent lab studies that have been conducted.

Cleopatra How the Herbalix Preservative Enables Products to Support Natural Skin Cellular Regeneration

Dating back to ancient Egyptian times, skin detoxification and beauty rituals included a number of primitive methods. One popular ancient organic skin care detox method was the use of sea salt from The Dead Sea.

The Herbalix Sea Blend Preservative System is a complex and potent organic herbal/botanical preservative tincture created by systematically blending and distilling powerful botanicals, each harvested and infused at the peak of its vitality. Because it has there is no need to use any synthetic chemicals found in other preservative systems.

“Fragrances and preservatives, ingredients commonly found in cosmetics and cosmeceuticals are the most common causes of allergic reactions,” according to the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD).

Herbalix has tested its preservative with one of the leading medical and testing labs in the United States.to document its efficacy and they have also conducted independent laboratory testing, showing there are no parabens in the preservative. The manufacturing process takes eight weeks to complete. Completely natural, the Herbalix Sea Blend Preservative System has tested remarkably for its effectiveness, and has passed the following USP29 NF24 2006 acceptance criteria for Category 2 Products — 99.999 effectiveness against Aspergillus Niger, Candida Albicans, Escherichiacoli, Pseudomonas Aeruginosa, and Staphylococcus Aureus.

Michael Fessler, Vice President and Director of Research at herbalix said, “The Herbalix Sea Blend Preservative System is essential to enabling the company to manufacture products that are exceedingly clean in formulation, and can deliver powerful and effective results.”

Herbalix does not use germicide, potassium alum, aluminum salts anywhere in its preservative or products or any of our other ingredients. The company does not use nanotechnology, synthetics chemicals, petroleum, petroleum by products, mineral oils, SLS, parabens, phthalates (not shown on labels), dyes, fillers, water or GMO.

The Sea Blend Preservative System preserves the pure ingredients in all of the company’s organic skin care products including:

Nighttime Cleansing Detox Deodorant™, an aluminum-free deodorant
ZzzzTox™ Nighttime Detox Crème
Herbalix daytime deodorants
Triclosan-free Nubian Goat’s Milk Soaps
Supreme Solution™ Intensive Body Moisturizer
Organic Shampoos and salves including: Acetaminophen-free Aches and Pains Smart Salve™
Respiratory Freedom Relief Salve™

None of these pure organic skin care products contain harmful preservatives, petroleum’s, or synthetic ingredients. There is also a line of Herbalix No Added Fragrance for those who have olfactory and chemical sensitivities.

“Many preservatives are labeled ‘natural’ but may either be compromised, inefficient or require additional synthetic preservatives in order to be effective,” Fessler continues.

For example – DMDM hydantoin, formaldehyde, imidazolidinyl urea, methylchloroisothiazolinone, parabens, phenoxyethanol and Quaternium-15 are often added to many other preservative systems to help prevent the growth of bacteria and fungus caused by oxygen and moisture.”

Herbalix Restoratives exhibits at the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) and is recognized and recommended by dermatologists. The company only uses packaging that is safe, ingredient-protective, and environmentally sound. All plastic packaging used in the Herbalix Restoratives product line is identified and accepted for recycling. The packaging is EA/BPA free and leach-free, so that the products remain free of phthalates and other second-hand synthetic chemicals. Herbalix boxes are also fully recyclable.