Cibe laboratori was one of the first Italian companies to start the production of herbal cosmetics and soaps, back in 1977, when natural beauty products were completely unknown.
Today – more than 40 years later – terms like natural, eco-sustainable, eco-compatible, organic, bio-dynamic and fair-trade are widely used from food to building.
Ingredients and in their origin make the difference.
Regarding the cosmetic ingredients, you have to consider that in the most part of toiletries you can find a lot of water. Therefore the quality of the process water is also very important. Second, don’t forget that the skin is the largest organ of our body and, as a door, lets the substances on its surface to go through.
Therefore, choosing one cosmetic product over another should not depend on external characteristics such as packaging or price, but on the quality of the single ingredients and the finished product.
But, to better understand: what is a “natural” cosmetic?