Synthesis treasures the passion of the dedicated farmers, harvesters and suppliers the world over from which we source our ingredients. Many of our ingredients are from Australia, some we have even begun to grow on our property – now in conversion to certified organic. When sourcing from overseas, we seek out suppliers who are both Certified Organic and Fair Trade.
The Paperbark Co.
…is located in a belt of wetlands near Harvey, Western Australia. The property has many beautiful indigenous Melaleuca trees, which have a distinct white papery bark – it is from these trees that The Paperbark Co.derives its name. The company is a family owned and operated business. An increasingly diverse range of Australian trees and plants are being grown on the property, some of which have never been commercially grown and distilled before – these include Rosalina and West Australian Agonis fragrans for Fragonia oil – one of our signature essential oils.
…grow certified organic Macadamia nuts on farm local to Synthesis – located in the lush, fertile hills of Byron Bay’s pristine hinterland. Discover the amazing benefits of Macadamia oil, naturally high in palmitoleic acid to mimic the skins natural lipids and protect it from environmental drying.
Wild Harvest in the Northern Territory
…specialises in the Kakadu Plum – the worlds richest natural source of Vitamin C. For thousands of years, the indigenous people of Northern Australia have used the Kakadu Plum (Gurumal) as a medicinal, nutritious and tasty food source. Today the vitamin rich properties of the Kakadu Wild Plum are desirable for a range of health and beauty benefits while keeping its reputation as a delicious gourmet bush food. Wild Harvest NT promotes the vision of sustainable practises to gives indigenous people long term economic opportunity. Discover the amazing benefits of Kakadu Plum in our Brighten, Purify and Replenish products.
…facilitate the processing of the precious Acai berry hand gathered from the wild Acai palmtrees growing along the banks of the Amazon river. Amazonia is Ecocert and FairTrade providing financial aid to local Acai farmers and their families in the Amazon, contributing to the preservation of millions of Acai trees in Brazil. Discover the amazing benefits of Acai Berry in our Replenish Intensive Night Creme and Lip balm, Hydrate Nutrient Tonic, Brighten Superfruit Serum, Soothe Moisturiser with sun protection.
Hand-harvested in small batches by Gianni on our certified organic property in northern NSW Australia.