Weleda products are one of the most well-known and highly sought after organic brands in the world. The company was formed in the 1920’s, founded by Ita Wegman (a Dutch medical doctor) and Rudolf Steiner (the renowned philosopher). Weleda believe that products and their ingredients should be in balance with nature, they only use raw materials straight from nature, many grown on their own farms. Weleda grow over 300 plant species in Derbyshire where they have a 15 acre organic herb farm, and are certified by Demeter - the international biodynamic accreditation body.
So you can rest assured that nothing they produce will contain chemical pesticides, fertilizers or GM ingredients. They use natural preservation, avoiding the use of parabens. Weleda products also do not contain SLS, Synthetic Fragrance or colours. Weleda products are NOT tested on animals, are Vegetarian and many are Vegan.
Weleda Birch Body Scrub:
Water (Aqua), Coco-Glucoside, Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil, Alcohol, Disodium Cocoyl Glutamate, Beeswax (Cera Alba), Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax, Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Glycerin, Fragrance (Parfum)*, Chondrus Crispus (Carrageenan), Betula Alba Leaf Extract, Ruscus Aculeatus Root Extract, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Xanthan Gum, Lactic Acid, Limonene*, Linalool*, Citral*. *from natural essential oils.
Weleda Birch Cellulite Oil:
Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Oil, Fragrance (Parfum)*, Betula Alba (Birch) Leaf Extract, Ruscus Aculeatus Root Extract, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Limonene*, Linalool*, Geraniol*, Citral*. *from natural essential oils. *from natural essential oils (i.e. naturally present in the essential oils). - See more at: http://www.soorganic.com/weleda-birch-cellulite-oil.html#sthash.fYFicbNy.dpuf
In the shower, massage Weleda Birch body scrub into wet skin with circular motions, particularly over thighs, hips and bottom. Rinse thoroughly. To protect the skin's natural balance, gentle exfoliation is recommended once per week. In the first four weeks of use massage Weleda Birch Cellulite oil into the skin with circular movements at least twice a day. For ongoing maintenance apply once a day.