Organic and mineral cosmetics
Founded in 2006 by Miranda Bond and Jenni Williams. Bought by Total Beauty Network in 2013.
|Inika Pty Ltd||AUS||website|
| Total Beauty Network Pty Ltd
owns 100% of Inika Pty Ltd
|Inika Pty Ltd|
All of this company's products are Australian Certified Toxic Free, signifying they have met Safe Cosmetics Australia's criteria of producing products that exclude harmful toxic chemicals from their formulations.
[Source 2017][More on Product Safety]
Company has brands which comply with Choose Cruelty Free's non-animal testing criteria and are listed on CCF preferred products list.
[Source 2012][More on Animal Testing]
About half of Inika's products are certified organic by the Organic Food Chain (OFC), which means they contain between 70-95% organic ingredients, the other half comprises 100% pure mineral make-up.
[Source 2012][More on Eco-Certification]
The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics' 2011 report Market Shift describes the seven-year project during which the Campaign worked with companies through the Compact for Safe Cosmetics, the voluntary pledge to avoid chemicals banned in other countries, avoid harmful ingredients whenever possible and fully disclose product ingredients. The report highlights the 322 cosmetics companies (called 'Champions') that met the goals of the Compact. Another 110 companies (called 'Innovators') made significant progress toward those goals. This company was listed as an Innovator.
[Source 2011][More on Product Safety]
This company uses mica in its mineral cosmetics, and has no information on its website on its mica sourcing policy. Much of the world's mica comes from Jharkhand and Bihar in India, where child labour has been found in the supply chain.
[Source 2014][More on Human Rights]
|Total Beauty Network Pty Ltd|
This company's own brands (Designer Brands and Inika) comply with Choose Cruelty Free's non-animal testing criteria and are listed on CCF preferred products list. However the company as a whole is not accredited. TBN is the Australian distributor for brands owned by companies who may test on animals.
[Source 2016][More on Animal Testing]
|Company Structure||Private company|
|Address||PO Box 181, Corrimal, NSW, 2518, Australia|
|Phone||02 4227 4832|
Products / BrandsInika Cosmetics