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Are your products really Vegan? What to look out for to be sure.

May 10, 2014

Did you know that many commonly used cosmetic ingredients found in Certified Organic products could be derived from either plants or animals? Also that there are many plant derived ingredients that are processed using animal products. For example Xanthan Gum can be clarified using an egg-based substance and organic approved natural emulsifiers like Glyceryl Stearate and Sodium Stearate can be animal or plant derived.  As they are naturally derived, the Organic standard accepts them either way. So, to help you choose genuine vegan products, look for the Vegan Society Registration and logo. We registered First Light Organics with the Vegan Society to give you that peace of mind and were very impressed with how thorough they were.    Before registering us, the Vegan Society... Continue Reading →

First Light Organics launches new Australian website

April 10, 2014

Our Australian made products have been used and loved by babies and new mums in Hong Kong and Taiwan for the last few years, and now we are happy to be launching our range locally with this new website.  Now you can easily purchase your favourite First Light Organic products online and have them delivered to your door. We offer Free Australia wide shipping for purchases over $75 and a flat rate of $10 for purchases under $75.  We also ship internationally for a flat rate of only $20.  Continue Reading →

First Light products do not contain:

  • Artificial preservatives like parabens & benzyl alcohol
  • Petroleum derivatives such as propylene glycol & phthalates
  • Artificial emulsifiers such as Sodium stearoyl lactylate
  • Mineral & Hydrogenated oils
  • Silicone
  • Sulfates like Sodium Laurel Sulfate
  • Unlisted contaminants like BPAs
  • Artificial colours or fragrances
  • GMO’s
  • Talc

First Light products are:

  • Certified Organic by OFC to Australian National Standard 
  • Pure enough to eat
  • Vegan (except the balm with beeswax)
  • Infused with soothing, healing herbs, fruits and flowers
  • Gentle enough for baby’s delicate skin
  • Sustainably sourced
  • Biodegradable
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Australian made with love