Our products have an average unopened shelf life of 3 years from the production date. Once opened, they have an average PAO (Period After Opening) of 6-18 months. To check your specific product, locate the jar symbol on the package. The number pictured refers to the number of months that you should use your product for, before tossing.
If you'd like to know the production date for your product, our Customer Care team can help! Please find your lot code on the bottle or tube of your product. It's usually a 6-digit combination of letters and numbers.
100% PURE® Preservatives:
Rather than using chemical preservatives, we use natural preservatives and anti-bacterial herbs. We use unique technology to stabilize active ingredients from oxidizing, and also have a proprietary 100% natural preservative system, distinguishing us from competitors. We use ingredients like Japanese honeysuckle, thyme, oregano, goldenseal, rosemary, lavender, and a high concentration of vitamins and antioxidants, to preserve all products.
A few antimicrobials you'll see in our skincare and cosmetics:
- Japanese Honeysuckle
- Milk Salt
- Glucose oxidase
- Aloe Barbadensis
- Orange Peel
A few antioxidants you'll see in our skincare and cosmetics:
- Vitamin E
- Vitamin C / Ascorbic Acid
- Green Tea