Sḵwálwen (skwall - win) is an Indigenous business creating small batch botanical skin care products by Styawat, from the Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) First Nation. Styawat, also known as Leigh Joseph, is a ethnobotanist, researcher and community activist, who aims to contribute to cultural knowledge renewal in connection to Indigenous plant foods and medicines. Honouring traditional Skwxwú7mesh plant knowledge, Sḵwálwen incorporates wild harvested plants and organic, high quality ingredients. Wild plant ingredients are harvested in a sustainable and respectful way and each product has a Squamish name to honour the place where this plant knowledge comes from.
KW'AS (kwa-as) translates to warm in the Squamish language.
This luxurious lip balm combines organic coconut oil, cocoa butter and peppermint essential oil to condition the lips, leaving them fresh and silky smooth. These botanical ingredients are perfectly balanced for a long-lasting balm that helps keep lips healthy.
Ingredients: Cocos Nucifera (Virgin Coconut) Oil, Theobroma cacao (Cocoa Butter), Prunus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Cera Alba (Beeswax), Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil
Instructions: Apply to lips as needed.
4.5ml / 0.15oz