What is Clean Haircare?


Clean haircare products are naturally sourced alternative haircare products from natural ingredients that do not require any chemical agents make suds or make our hair shine, but a natural, holistic approach using natural, non-toxic ingredients.

Why should you go Organic?

Trendy girl in stylish summer dress feeling free in the field with flowers in sunshine.

Our scalp is one of the most absorbent part of our body, so what we use on our hair and scalps can be easily absorbed by our body, in fact, the scalp and forehead are four times more absorbent than the skin on our forearms. So choosing what ingredient is vital for your overall scalp and health.

Environmental Impact

Using organic products also help with protecting the environment, the chemicals from the products goes down our drains and make their way to the waste water catchment areas, research from the European Commission have also shown that using conventional shampoo can contribute to “climate change and mineral and fossil resource depletion”.

Safe, Non Toxic & Plant Powered

At Naked Gorilla, our products are made from 95% naturally derived ingredients. We believe that beautiful hair can exist in the absence of harmful chemicals, and have created haircare formulas that cleanse and treat the scalp and hair without these chemicals. Naked Gorilla uses reputable and beneficial ingredients carefully selected and sustainably sourced. These plant-powered formulas work to promote resilient scalp conditions and healthy hair growth. Here are the list of harmful ingredients we choose NOT to use, to protect you and your scalp.

  1. SLS & SLES Sodium laureth sulfate and sodium lauryl ether sulfate are commonly used for foaming purposes. They can cause irritation and allergic reactions when in contact with skin
  2. Paraben
  3. An ingredient widely used as a preservative in cosmetic products. They are known known to disrupt hormone function, which may increase risk of breast cancer and reproductive toxicity.
  4. Petrolatum
  5. Petrolatum is derived from petroleum and used as a moisturizing agent. Petrolatum can be contaminated with polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, or PAHs which may be car-cinegenic.
  6. Phthalates
  7. Phthalates help lubricate and soften other substances and enhance absorption. They may interfere with reproductive function and hormonal systems.
  8. EDTA
  9. Short for ethylenediamine tetra acetic acid and is a chelating agent and works as a preservative. EDTA may cause irritation.
  10. Mineral Oil
  11. A colorless and odorless petrolatum derivative and keep the skin moisturized. Mineral oil doesn’t biodegrade well and it’s not from a renewable resource.
  12. Formaldehyde
  13. Used as preservatives in cosmetics products. It can cause allergic skin reactions and rashes in some people.
  14. Synthetic Fragrance
  15. These may be irritants and can cause the scalp to react adversely.
  16. Artificial Colorant
  17. Artificial colorants are created in a laboratory or industrial setting and can cause reactions, such as rashes or inflamed skin.

Naked Gorilla’s Range of Products for Scalp Care

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Post comment