An all-natural way to stave off bacterial vaginosis using all natural, organic vegan ingredients, made in small batches in the US.
Organic Cocoa butter – cocoa butter is high in fatty acids and deeply hydrates the skin. It has antimicrobial and antifungal properties due to its MCT content — specifically, lauric acid. Studies show that lauric acid may act as a bacteriostatic agent. This is a substance that prevents bacteria from multiplying without killing the bacteria.
Aloe vera oil – Research has shown that the main compound found in Aloe vera, known as Acemannan (Aloe Poly Acetyl Mannan), can provide energy to probiotics such as lactobacillus. These compounds are the fuel that probiotics need to produce hydrogen peroxide and lactic acid for BV treatment.
Sea buckthorn oil – High flavonoid content, prevent bacterial growth
Clary sage essential oil – Clary Sage contains Linalyl acetate, which makes it a powerful soothing and balancing oil.
Thyme essential oil – Due to its high thymol content, thyme has cleansing and purifying affects
A 2003 study examined tea tree oil as a treatment for the common yeast infection strain candida albicans, including 14 drug-resistant derivatives. This study found that tea tree oil was effective against all strains. Also, tea tree oil is known for its antiseptic and antibiotic properties, which fight the fungus growth around your vagina and can also keep your vagina moisturised.
Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia), as a kind of medicinal herb which can be effectively used in the treatment of vaginal discharges. Lavender essential oil is frequently used in traditional medicine and its impact on reducing the amount of Candida albicans fungus has been shown in in vitro and clinical studies.
Tocopherol (vitamin e) – antioxidant that reduces inflammation
Carnauba wax – hypoallergenic hardener that we prefer over beeswax and other waxes.