Pevonia’s natural lip balm is a Finalist in CertClean’s 5th Clean Beauty Awards! What an accomplishment!
We are excited to share our interview with Sylvie Hennessy, the brains behind the brand – Pevonia Natural Skincare! Keep reading to see what sets Pevonia apart from other natural brands and why their special natural Lipbalm which is well loved by the Clean Beauty Awards’ judging panel!
A bit more info about Pevonia Natural Skincare
Pevonia believes the most powerful ingredients in skincare come from the safest source – nature. For nearly three decades, Pevonia has used highly sustainable processes in line with the company’s stance on environmental conservation, and in 2019, the company became a proud supporter of charity: water. Pevonia delivers outstanding multicultural solutions to nearly 130 countries by restoring, de-aging and revitalizing our largest and most visible organ…our skin! The company is cruelty-free since its inception and is a renowned leader in delivering natural skincare solutions to customers seeking clean beauty, as well as elite spas and leading aestheticians globally. As a multi-award winning brand, Pevonia is coveted by celebrities and beauty/wellness influencers and often featured in leading worldwide press, praising their natural solutions for delivering outstanding, instant and long-term results for optimum skin health and radiance.
What inspired you to create safer skincare products?
Pevonia is committed to product innovation tied to consumer demands and trends. We are constantly seeking ways to enhance our comprehensive product and treatment selection to ensure we remain top of mind for valued industry professionals and consumers who love and trust our brand for their skincare needs. The Rapid-Restore Lip Balm was a perfect addition to our LipRenew Plump & De-Age Treatment product and pairs perfectly or performs great alone. It was formulated and launched as a direct result of great feedback from spa partners around the world.
You have been in business for almost 30 years, can you tell us some challenges you have had to overcome?
When your distribution worldwide is nearly 130 countries strong, there are always challenges to face and overcome. As a company, since inception in 1991, we have been committed to offering the purest, most natural ingredients within highly efficacious and cruelty-free, biodegradable formulas that are bottled in recyclable packaging. This challenges us daily to ensure selected vendors are doing their part and that our final decision fully align with our corporate vision and creed. We are committed to clean beauty and are constantly accessing our carbon footprint and the next steps we can take for an even greater carbon-reduced future.
Congratulations again on being a Finalist for CertClean’s Clean Beauty Awards! Can you tell us what makes your lip balm so well loved?
Kiss dry, chapped, and wrinkled lips goodbye and reveal a more vibrant, youthful-looking pout – even on the go! Whether your previously perfect pout is suffering from cold, dry, weather or from the effects of pollutants, drying lipsticks, or aging; trust Pevonia’s Rapid-Restore Lip Balm to deliver instant SOS! Clinically proven to visibly repair, smooth, and plump while instantly hydrating your lips and lip contour; its unique exfoliating texture works to quickly polish away toxins and rough, dry patches so that the balm’s deep nourishment quickly reaches its targeted areas of concern for lasting softness. Rapid-Restore Lip Balm’s de-aging and moisture-locking actions turn this compact, convenient, little tube into an intensive miracle repair treatment without affecting the color or application process; as it can be applied over lipstick or by itself for those who prefer a more natural pout.
Tell us a bit more about your ingredients that makes your natural lip balm such a high performing product!
Radical lip care that transcends way beyond your average lip balm, this proven effective intensive solution is formulated with an exceptional emollient blend of Dipalmitoyl Hydroxyproline, Vitamin C, Vitamin E, Shea Butter, and Vegetable Olus Oil from Olives. • Dipalmitoyl Hydroxyproline: Firming effect; promotes collagen formation. Plumps and contours. • Tetrahexyldecil Ascorbate (Vitamin C): Antioxidant and anti-aging. Smooths wrinkles. • Olus Oil: Nourishing and protecting natural vegetable oil. • Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter: Nourishing and healing. Moisture shield. Softens skin texture. • Vitamin E: Nourishing, antioxidant, healing.
There is a more and more natural brands budding up in the industry. How is your brand different than the others?
Pevonia Natural Skincare is free from: SLS, GMOs, PABA, Urea, Lanolin, Cruelty, Formaldehyde, Alcohol, Parabens, Mineral Oil, Gluten, Artificial Colors/Fragrance.
Pevonia tests way beyond FDA standards. Our commitment to product excellence ensures that every consumer that places their trust in the brand for their skincare needs is purchasing clean beauty products aimed to deliver superlative results and exceed their expectations. Pevonia products are subjected to testing by a leading globally recognized University of Drug Sciences – University of Pavia in Italy. Aside from the standard list of FDA testes each product must successfully pass, they are additionally subjected to an additional fourteen tests as well as a volunteer perception evaluation for further data and insights.
Thank you Sylvie Hennessy for pioneering clean beauty!
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