Our Green Glow Beauty products are handmade with natural ingredients in small batches. Grapefruit Seed Extract and Leucidal SF (Lactobacillus & cocos nucifera (coconut) fruit extract) are used in our water based formulas which are broad spectrum naturally derived preservatives. Antioxidants such as Rosemary Extract are used in our oil formulations that don't call for water. Helps extend the shelf life of the product and from going rancid. Our products are paraben free, not tested on animals and free of toxic chemicals.