moisturizing body wash

so rich, so good

there’s a reason a coconut is hard on the outside. it’s protecting a precious cargo of fragrant coconut milk. and when you smell this rich + indulgent scent you can see why. one whiff and you’re transported to a swaying hammock, listening to the palm fronds gently rustling in a balmy tropical breeze.

coconut milk

there’s a reason a coconut is hard on the outside. it’s protecting a precious cargo of fragrant coconut milk. and when you smell this rich + indulgent scent you can see why. one whiff and you’re transported to a swaying hammock, listening to the palm fronds gently rustling in a balmy tropical breeze.

ingredientwhat it doesenvironmental + health summarylearn more
water (aqua)diluent + solventdeionized for purity; extracted from abundant source
glycerinmoisturizerbiodegrades readily; derived from plant sources; not irritating to skin
sodium chloridethickenerderived from abundant mineral sources; the same material as table salt; safe for people (unless too much is eaten on potato chips)
sodium coco sulfatesurfactant (cleaning agent)biodegrades readily; derived from plant sources; low skin irritation
citric acidoptimizes pH levelsbiodegrades readily; derived from plant sugars such as corn
aloe barbadensis extractmoisturizerbiodegrades readily; sourced from aloe vera plants
guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloridethickenerbiodegrades readily; derived from plant-based guar gum; not irritating to skin
fragrance (parfum)fragranceblended composition is partly essential oils + partly synthetic ingredientsfree of phthalates, NPEs + other dirty ingredients; non-toxic in use, free of carcinogens + tested for skin irritation + allergies
cocamide MIPAsurfactant (cleaning agent)biodegrades readily; derived from corn sugars, coconut or palm oil; low skin irritation in use
glycol distearateskin moisturizerbiodegrades readily + not accumulative; derived from plant oils + synthetic materials
cocamidopropyl betainesurfactant (cleaning agent)biodegrades readily; derived from plant oils such as coconut; low skin irritation
glyceryl caprylate/capratemoisturizerbiodegrades readily; derived from coconut + palm oils
benzyl alcohol, dehydroacetic acidpreservative - prevents bacterial growthbiodegrades readily; made from synthetic materials; not irritating to skin or eyes
updated 09/20/14

all of method’s ingredients are comprehensively assessed by a leading research firm to ensure their safety for people and the environment. you can find a list of all our ingredients here. please contact us if you’d like more details on an ingredient, or visit MBDC to read more about the assessment process.