Botany & Composition
Glycerin is a product of fats and oils that is non-irritating, clear and odourless. It can be derived from both plant and animal sources. Typical plant sources are soy, palm or coconut. Indie Lee only uses plant derived sources.
Used as a humectant and emollient in soaps, lotions, makeup and deodorants and to help prevent dryness especially because it is non-irritating.
Stories & Legends
Originally discovered in 1779 by K.W. Scheele, a Swedish chemist. The name Glycerin is Greek in origin coming from the word 'glykys', meaning sweet.
Purifying Face Wash, Gentle Daily Peel, Active Oil free Moisturizer, Squalane Facial Cream, I-Waken Eye Serum, Whipped Body Butter, Stem Cell Serum, Radiance Renewal Peel