Brooklyn-based, Even Keel was founded based on the belief that skincare should be simply natural, minimal yet effective. Every batch is uniquely made as our ingredients are dependent on the freshest botanicals that the season has to offer.
We always say NO to
synthetic ingredients, sulphates, parabens, sodium laurel sulfate, phthalates, animal testing, mineral oils, petroleum and all that junk.
We truly takes pride in the fact that all products are singlehandedly made with personally-sourced herbs and colored 100% naturally. Whatever we can’t hand-pick ourselves, we source from honest people.
With a solid footing in herbology and a tender understanding of what the seasons provide, Even Keel takes frequent foraging trips out into the open to personally bring back ingredients beneficial for your skin. It is because of this reason, batches made are limited, seasonal and unique.
- Bentonite Clay
- French Rose Clay
- Dead Sea Clay
- Moroccan Clay
- Activated Charcoal
Composed of aged volcanic ash, this clay’s name comes from the largest known deposit of Bentonite Clay located in Fort Benton, Wyoming. It carries a strong negative charge which bonds to the positive charge in many toxins. Meaning, on contact with a toxin, chemical, or heavy metal, the clay will absorb the toxin and release it’s minerals for the body to use. Bentonite also helps get oxygen to cells as it pulls excess hydrogen and allows the cells to replace it with oxygen instead.
French Rose Clay
The iron oxide that is naturally present in Rose Clay attributes to the clay’s beautiful pink hue. Perfect for sensitive skin, it doesn’t overly zap the skin of it’s natural oils. Used regularly, the exfoliating and polishing action gradually reduces the appearance of pores, and helps increase circulation, which in turn, tones down inflammation and puffiness.
Dead Sea Clay
Sourced from the bottom of the Dead Sea, it has the high concentration of minerals that are easily absorbed by the skin: Calcium promotes cell renewal, while maintaining a strong barrier to hold onto moisture. Sodium fights off free radicals that accelerate the aging process. Magnesium soothes damaged skin. Sulfur helps to detoxify skin of impurities while Potassium helps to balance skin moisture. Bromide repairs skin cells to restore vitality to the complexion. Suitable for all skin types.
From the ancient deposits in the fertile Atlas Mountains of Morocco, it’s the best clay to use for ridding the complexion of blackheads, toning the skin, and to re-balance dry, flaky skin with regular use. Suitable for normal-oily skin.
The black sheep of the lot, activated charcoal may not be a clay but it’s superb detoxifing properties earned it it’s right to be regularly used in our collection. It’s gritty texture binds to and helps pull the dirt out of your pores, making them less visible. with regular use as it’s the oil and dirt that makes them appear bigger. Used as a deep cleanse, this should be used on your face only twice a week or if it’s oily.
With the earth so vast, we strive to constantly improve our recipes with every connection and discovery made. So stick around, like everything else, it’ll only get better with time