Stacey and Mark Egide are the founders of Andalou Naturals. Stacey's mission for Andalou Naturals is to create an empowerment brand to influence the an industry to do better whilst creating a sustainable source of revenue for social responsibility.
Their first start up began in 1989 when they launched their own meaningful cruelty free cosmetic line. Beauty Without Cruelty, Since then they have gone on to produce Avalon Organics in 1999, the first certified Organic Personal Care line and other well known household natural brands; Alba Botanica, Alba Hawaiian, Sonoma Soap Company, Un-Petroleum Lip Care and the San Francisco Soap Company.
Andalou Naturals, is the first Non-GMO Project Verified beauty brand, and the ultimate culmination of their many years developing meaningful policy and healthy products partnered with their deep commitment to uplifting people and the planet.
Andalou Naturals products have: Superior Source Ingredient Standards include Non-GMO Project Verified and Gluten Free Verified, Certified Organic, Organic, Nature Derived, Vegetarian, Vegan, Sustainably Sourced and Fair Trade Ingredients, and always Cruelty Free.
All Andalou cartons, bottles, jars, and tubes are widely recyclable and 100% BPA-free. Packaging is designed to be beautiful, but also to minimize the shipping materials necessary to protect their products during processing and handling. They decided to utilise widely recyclable PET plastic jars and the resin they use does not contain BPA, phthalates, dioxins, lead, cadmium or endocrine disruptors. They encourage customers to follow local recycling guidelines and packaging when empty.