Collection: Body Care

Commonly Asked Questions

Can I Use Ancient Elements' Products During Pregnancy and While Nursing?

We advise expectant and nursing mothers to consult with their midwife or physician before making any adjustments to their skincare routine, including incorporating our organic products or any other skincare line. Your health and well-being are our top priorities, and we encourage you to seek professional guidance to ensure the compatibility of our products with your specific circumstances.

With the above in mind, all of our products are fragrance free, essential oil free and preservative free. You are getting as close as possible to the raw ingredients and materials used in our formulations. Nothing in our products could cause problems during pregnancy or nursing.

When trying new products it is always advisable to conduct a Patch Test for any sensitivity issues. Discontinue use of irritation occurs.

Are Ancient Elements' Products Safe for Infants and Children?

While our natural body care products are completely free of fragrance, essential oils, dyes, colorants and preservatives, making these products safe for infants and children, it is recommended to conduct a patch test before full application to ensure compatibility with individual skin types. Be advised that our soap bars contain coconut oil which is a potential allergen to some. Additionally, parental supervision is advised during use to prevent accidental ingestion or contact with eyes. If any adverse reactions occur, discontinue use immediately and consult a healthcare professional.

Are Ancient Elements' Products Pet-Safe?

When it comes to our beloved pets, safety and well-being are of paramount importance. That's why our products aren't just great for humans—they're also safe and beneficial for your furry friends. Here's why:

  1. Gentle Ingredients: Our products are crafted from all-natural ingredients, free from essential oils, harsh chemicals, artificial fragrances, and dyes. This gentle formulation ensures that they won't irritate or dry out your pet's skin, making them suitable for even the most sensitive pets.
  2. Mild Cleansing: The mild cleansing properties of our natural soap effectively remove dirt, grime, and odors from your pet's fur without stripping away essential oils or causing irritation. It leaves their coat clean, soft, and shiny, enhancing their natural beauty.
  3. Moisturizing Benefits: Enriched with nourishing ingredients like cocoa butter, tallow, or olive oil, our soap bars provide moisturizing benefits for your pet's skin and coat. They help to soothe dryness and promote healthy skin, reducing itching and discomfort.
  4. No Harmful Residue: Unlike some commercial pet shampoos that may leave behind chemical residues, our all-natural soap rinses away cleanly, leaving no harmful residue on your pet's skin or fur. This ensures that your pet remains safe and free from exposure to potentially harmful substances.
  5. Environmentally Friendly: Our commitment to using natural, sustainable ingredients extends to our concern for the environment. By choosing our products for your pet, you're not only prioritizing their health but also minimizing their impact on the planet.

In the near future, we plan to formulate a product line specifically for pets!

What is a skin Patch Test?

A skin patch test is a method used to assess potential skin sensitivity or adverse reactions to a new skincare product. To conduct a patch test, follow these steps:

  1. Select a Small Area:
    Choose a small, inconspicuous area on your inner forearm or behind your ear. This area should be clean and free from any existing skin concerns.
  2. Cleanse the Area:
    Gently cleanse the chosen spot with a mild, fragrance-free cleanser. Pat it dry with a clean towel.
  3. Apply a Small Amount:
    Apply a small amount of the new skincare product to the selected area. Use only the recommended quantity, and avoid spreading it to the surrounding skin.
  4. Observe for Reactions:
    Allow the product to remain on the skin for the recommended duration, typically 24 to 48 hours. During this time, monitor the test area for any signs of irritation, redness, itching, swelling, or discomfort.
  5. Avoid Sun Exposure:
    Keep the test area protected from direct sunlight during the observation period. Sun exposure may influence the skin's reaction to the product.
  6. Evaluate the Results:
    After the designated time frame, assess the test area. If you experience any adverse reactions, such as redness or irritation, discontinue use of the product immediately.
  7. Interpretation:
    Lack of any negative reactions suggests that the product is likely safe for broader use. However, individual skin sensitivity varies, so it's essential to consider personal factors.

Remember, a patch test provides valuable insights into potential skin reactions and helps you make informed decisions about introducing new skincare products into your routine. If you have a history of skin allergies or concerns, consult with a dermatologist before incorporating new products.

Medical Disclaimer

The statements made on this website regarding our natural bodycare products, including soap and body butters, have not been evaluated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Our products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any medical conditions or diseases.

The information provided on this website is for general informational purposes only and should not be considered as a substitute for professional medical advice. It is not intended to provide medical advice or to be used for the diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition. Please consult with your healthcare provider or a qualified medical professional for personalized advice regarding your individual health and skincare needs.

If you have known allergies or sensitivities to certain ingredients, we recommend reviewing our product labels thoroughly or seeking advice from a healthcare professional before using our natural bodycare products. Individual reactions to skincare products can vary, and it is essential to perform patch tests as recommended on specific product labels. Our natural bodycare products are crafted with quality and safety in mind, using natural ingredients. However, individual responses to these products may differ. If you experience any adverse reactions, discontinue use immediately and consult with a healthcare professional.

By using our natural bodycare products, you acknowledge that you have read and understood this FDA medical disclaimer and agree to use our products at your own risk. If you have any questions or concerns about the information provided here, please contact us for further clarification.


At Ancient Elements, we prioritize transparency and customer safety. It's essential to be aware that, while we use natural ingredients in our products, allergic reactions or skin sensitivities may still occur. Every individual's skin is unique, and we cannot guarantee that you will not experience a reaction or irritation.

For those with severe allergies, particularly those prone to anaphylactic-type reactions, we strongly advise against purchasing our products. Despite our dedication to maintaining meticulously clean soap and product rooms, we cannot eliminate the risk of potential cross-contamination among individual ingredients.

Ancient Elements holds no responsibility for any individual reaction to specific ingredients. Each product description on our website includes a comprehensive list of ingredients. If you have sensitivities to any listed component, we recommend refraining from using the product. In cases of uncertainty or sensitive skin, always conduct an allergy patch test. If irritation occurs at any time, discontinue use immediately.

It's crucial to note that all product reviews provided by our customers reflect their personal opinions and experiences. These reviews do not imply or represent any claims by Ancient Elements. Individual results may vary, and we encourage our customers to make informed decisions based on their unique skin needs and sensitivities. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us for further assistance at