From the blog
Welcome to the Primal Essence blog, here you will find different articles about sustainability, tips for your skin and more interesting topics.
How to have a Vegan Easter and how Rabbits are so important to nature
Dare to try new traditions and learn the connection between Easter and Bunnies
Why do we use CBD in our 2-in-1 Shampoo + Conditioner?
Let's explore the reasons and advantages of this amazing ingredient in hair care products.
What to do with the last tiny pieces of soap
Discover how to repurpose those bothersome soap remnants and make the most out of every last bit of soap!
Dutch farmers' protest party (BBB) scores Election Win: Impact on Climate Agreement
The political landscape in the Netherlands is shock up!
National Dutch Week without Meat & Diary: Inspiration!
Save 193 liters of water and reduce driving by 80 kms!
Are mainstream hair care brands starting to unimpress consumers?
We anticipate that consumers will move away from mainstream brands and gravitate towards those that offer sustainable, healthy and natural haircare options.
Your full Primal Essence Winter skin-care routine!
Have you ever thought about immersing yourself in a pure Primal Essence skin care routine? It's so much fun and it's easy! Who says self-care is only for the weekend?
How we incorporate sustainable practices at Primal Essence
We consider ourselves a sustainable company and believe that It is our social responsibility to be vigilant of the impact of our activities on earth’s and ocean's lungs.
Valentines' Day and Self-Care OR Love Comes in ALL Forms and Shapes
You should show someone you love how much you care about them all year long! All valentines, galantines, everything in between, family members and yourself should be praised!
Uncomfortable questions, my awkward reactions and a little secret!
It's time for something fun, for your pure amusement!
Reality is definitely stranger than fiction! Change my mind! xD
Preservatives, Antioxidants, Emulsifiers and Alcohols
We will explain what those ingredients are, what's their function in the products and why we use them.
How I discovered my real purpose!...
How I discovered that natural vegan cosmetics was, against all odds, my passion!
How to make the holidays less stressful
The holidays should be joyful and restorative, but they’re often very demanding. We put together 9 practical tips to help prevent holiday stress.
5 tips for more sustainable Holidays
Are you excited for the upcoming Holidays? Revisit some of the things we can do to make our holidays and our gifts more sustainable.
Does Sustainably Sourced Palm Oil Exist?
Palm oil is everywhere and it's one of the hot topics of our time. Is it even possible to have sustainably sourced palm oil?
My Vegan Journey
I became Vegan on March 2018, after many years of educating myself. It was the best decision of my life! I wish I had started earlier!
Vegan vs Cruelty-free - The important difference!
Why do we need to refer to both terms, are they not synonymous? Well...It depends!
Cosmetic Myth Busters!
Everything you put on your skin ends up in your bloodstream; Mineral oil stops the skin from breathing; Preservatives are dangerous; Natural cosmetics are toxin-free and Mainstream cosmetics only contain synthetic ingredients.
What is Vegan Collagen and does it work?!
Collagen is not vegan. but can now be made by using genetically modified yeast and bacteria. Using microbes to produce vegan collagen may soon become more commonplace.
What are natural, chemical-free cosmetics?
We all have an idea what they are all about, but what do they really mean? And most of all are they all really 100% good or is it more nuanced than that? And did you know what hyaluronic acid and retinol do?
How did I discover Primal Essence you ask? Accidentally!
Here we are working together again, united by our common motivation to be in unison with nature and animals and leave the Earth not the same as we found it but even better.
Summer self-care for face and hair
Design your moment of peace and pampering, in the midst of this beautiful summer!
Meet the maker
It all started out of a dream of creating a plastic-free, vegan, palm oil free and hypoallergenic cosmetic line.