BEE-BASED SKINCARE: THE PHILOSOPHY BEHIND
Within a few days of keeping bees, it was clear to us that we needed to befriend them, to understand their plight and to start cleaning up our act as humans in this world. We realized that, although our lifestyle was relatively simple, we needed to make more radical changes to enjoy an environment that is friendlier to the bees, and to us as a species. As part of this, we developed a range of natural products for tending to the skin. We have called our skincare line Maitri, a sanskrit word that translates to something like befriending yourself, or being compassionate towards yourself.
Bee-based skincare by The Honey Company combines the precious products from the hive with natural ingredients such as plant oils, butters, aromaceuticals and other botanicals. We strive to find the best organic supplies whenever possible, and it is increasingly possible.
Through deep study and research, we have developed a line that effectively performs without resorting to harsh chemicals, while supporting the environment and paying homage to the loving work of bees. Our skincare is: