Continuing a family legacy of herbalists and natural healers, Fat and the Moon founder Rachel Budde has built her company around providing handcrafted, herbal body care products to those seeking natural and effective alternatives to chemical-filled products. Like a witch over a cauldron, Budde experiments with age-old ingredients and recipes passed down from various healing traditions to craft innovatively simple products that are good for the body and the earth.
As an herbalist, Budde has a passion for plant bodies and human bodies. She sees the skin as the organ of our edge- the place where we meet the world. Our edges are the places we grow and change. Her purpose in birthing Fat and the Moon, is to provide intentionally made potions to support that fertile edge.
In the spirit of aligning with that place in all of us that wants to shine, Fat and the Moon presents ‘Beam’, taking the notion of ‘highlighter’ literally and figuratively. The light and silky, mineral-based glimmer can be applied any place you want to glow.
Fat and the Moon takes the root word of ‘cosmetics’, ‘kosmos’, seriously. Kosmos meaning order, to arrange and ornament. Our cosmetics aim to adorn, rather than cover, the unique arrangement of each personal galaxy.
Sunflower Oil (Helianthus annuus)*, Beeswax (Cera alba), Arrowroot Powder* (Maranta arundinacea)*, Mica, Titanium Dioxide, Spirit Medicine of Madrone^ (Arbutus menziesii)
^ Ethically & Sustainably Wildcrafted