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The NJU deodorant balm is made from a unique selection of organic, natural and vegan ingredients. Read on to know how they enrich your skin with sheer, ultimate goodness!

Ingredients Source What They Do
Activated Charcoal Bamboo, coconut husk, and wood Pulls oil, dirt and pollutants like chemicals and toxins away from the skin
*Arrowroot Powder The rootstock of tropical plants It absorbs sweat and helps the NJU deo balm penetrate the skin, thus, helping you stay dry fresh
Candelilla Wax The leaves of Candelilla shrub, found usually in Mexico and some parts of the USA This all-vegan substitute of the harmful beeswax which is rich in nutrients, gives our deo balm its signature smoothness
Cetearyl Olivate & Sorbitan Olivate Extracted from Olive Oil by esterification A PEG-emulsifier - in simple words, it is responsible for the balm's consistency and richness. It is also a hypoallergenic moisturiser that prevents the skin from drying.
*Coconut Oil The good ol' coconuts A sound base for our deo balm. It fights fungi, yeast, and bacteria. Great for dry skin as it boosts hydration
Glyceryl Caprylate / Glyceryl Undecylenate Castor bean oil and glycerine (rapeseed derived) Lends the deo balm a fine consistency while increasing its shelf life and moisturizing your skin along the way.
*Jojoba Oil From the seeds of the Jojoba plant (Simmondsia Chinensis), usually found in some parts of the USA and Mexico A great moisturizer, an expert in damage control and skin repair, and its anti-inflammatory properties make it excellent for people with dry skin
Lavender Essential Oil Obtained through steam distillation from the flower spikes of Lavender A gentle oil which boasts of antibacterial properties and a lovely floral scent to boot. Enhances blood circulation while also disinfecting the skin
Lemon Essential Oil Extracted from the peel or rinds of lemons. Tones the skin, rejuvenates and detoxifies it as well. Its antiseptic properties also help in the healing
Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil Extracted from the flowering plant Lemon Myrtle (Backhousia citriodora) native to Australia. A powerful disinfectant with a fresh scent and antiseptic properties. Most importantly, it helps in opening up the pores, that in turn helps in healthy sweating
Magnesium Hydroxide Exists in nature as the mineral Brucite Fights off bacteria and helps balance the pH of the balm. Reduces inflammation and heals the skin
Pink Grapefruit Essential Oil Comes from the peel (not pulp or flesh) of the grapefruit (Citrus paradisi) Keeps you smelling fresh all day - it is a natural antibacterial agent that reduces inflammation and increases blood circulation
Rosemary Extract Powder Extracted from the Rosemary herb (Rosmarinus officinalis) commonly found in the Mediterranean region. A brilliant antioxidant with antibacterial properties. Its antiseptic properties make it a superior disinfectant that also promotes skin repair.
*Shea Butter Obtained from the seed of the Shea tree and processed completely free of chemicals An anti-inflammatory moisturizer with healing properties. Its skin lightening properties make it great for those with dark underarms
Sodium Bicarbonate Extracted from the minerals nahcolite and trona and then processed further A strong antibacterial ingredient that helps in keeping the skin dry - used just enough to be effective but not as much that it might irritate the skin
Sodium Caproyl & Lauroyl Lactylate /Triethyl Citrate /Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Oil Salt extracted from the lauric acid ester of lactyl lactate An excellent emulsifier that also helps the balm in effectively penetrating the skin
Spearmint Essential Oil Produced from the steam distillation of the wonderful spearmint herb The source of the heavenly scent of our deo balm. Also an astringent, it is responsible for toning the skin. High in antioxidants and effectively fights bacterial infections
Sweet Orange Essential Oil As suggested, it's extracted from the Citrus Sinensis/Citrus Aurantium var. Dulcis, also known as China Orange Its antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties boost blood circulation and promote cell growth
Vitamin E - Natural Derived from vegetable oils like soybean oil and wheat germ oil Antioxidant and a natural preservative, helps the deo balm in dissolving better into your skin. Promotes cell function and skin health
Xanthan Gum A type of sugar extracted from corn (even soy or wheat) Works as a base that binds the balm together with the right consistency and thickness. Offers hydrating benefits to the skin

* Certified organic ingredient