All PHYT'S cosmetics have been developed to ensure the highest quality as well as the highest level of safety for you, the user, while respecting people and the environment:
PHYT'S standards exceed the Cosmébio chart
The COSMEBIO association is a result of serious reflection that began in 2000 among 10 manufacturers of natural cosmetics. In 2002, in partnership with COSMEOBIO, the certifying body ECOCERT presented the Ecological and Biological Cosmetics specifications before the Ministry of Industry and Trade in France:
PHYT'S™ offers a wide range of certified organic cosmetics made with ingredients of 100% natural origin:
In terms of ingredients, obtaining the COSMEBIO label requires :
PHYT'S™ goes beyond COSMEBIO standards with 100% of its ingredients being of natural origin and the maximum amount of the formula's ingredients being organic where possible.
PHYT'S™, 100% of ingredients are of natural origin* - this means paraben-free, phenoxyethanol-free, phthalate-free, PEG-free, etc.
* Except Gel Caféine +
All manufacturers must display the ingredients contained in their cosmetics on the packaging.
Names must appear in Latin for plants and in English for other ingredients; it must indicate the name or code for the colorants. This is the INCI list (International Nomenclature of Cosmetics Ingredients).
Main-stream, 'classic' cosmetic contain:
- Petrochemical occlusive mineral oils: petrolatum, paraffinum liquidum
- Silicone, dimethicone, etc. These are occlusive and limited in terms of biodegradability
- PEG, PPG, aggressive emulsifiers
- Parabens, formaldehyde, phenoxyethanol, potentially toxic preservatives
- Fragrances and synthetic colorants that are often the cause of irritation and even allergies
Certified organic cosmetics based on ingredients that are 100% of natural origin* contain:
- Plant oils that have undergone a first cold pressing, rich in active ingredients such as essential fatty acids and vitamins
- Texturisers and moisturising agents of natural origin
- Gentle emulsifying agents of natural origin
- Pure, organic essential oils
- Contain no fragrance or synthetic colorant