raw materials

dunkle authentic values simplicity, quality raw materials, & transparent manufacturing.
each product is plant & mineral based, & only tested on people.

olive oil
origin : Australia
notes : certified organic, cold-pressed, extra virgin
purpose : adds moisturising benefits to our lipsticks
nods to : Molly’s love for dirty martinis with extra olives

candelilla wax
origin : Mexico
notes : shrub native to Northern Mexico & Texas, solvent extracted
purpose : gives structure to lipsticks & balms
nods to : Molly’s mother Jennifer was born in Texas & her dad John lived there a number of years

mango seed butter
origin : India
notes : certified organic, rich
purpose :
adds creaminess to our lipsticks & balms
nods to : Molly’s favourite fruit & memories of sharing fresh mangos for breakfast with her Grandma Gaga in the Caribbean

castor oil
origin : India
notes : certified organic, cold-pressed, rich
purpose : suspends pigments in our lipsticks & thicken balms
nods to : Molly’s Aunt lives in Hawaii where castor bean plants grow wild

rose Maroc absolute
origin : Bulgaria
notes : native to Morocco, sweetly fragrant, food grade solvent extracted
purpose : calms the skin & gives our products their natural signature scent
nods to : Molly’s favourite flower & the flower for her birthday month of June

certified organic jojoba oil
origin : United States of America
notes : certified organic, native to California & Arizona, liquid wax, cold-pressed
purpose : adds moisturising benefits to our facial oil & balms
nods to : Molly’s brother lives in California & the Dunkles all briefly lived in Arizona

d-alpha-tocopherol (vitamin e)
origin : China
notes : antioxidant, derived from distillates of soya bean & canola oil
purpose : naturally slows oils from oxidising in our lipsticks, facial oil, & balms

titanium dioxide
origin : Finland
notes : mineral pigment, rich
purpose : adds opacity & lightens colours in our lipsticks & foundations

yellow iron oxide (ci 77492)
origin : India
notes : yellow mineral pigment, rich
purpose : adds yellow to our lipsticks & foundations

russet iron oxide (ci 77491, ci 77499)
origin : United States of America
notes : red mineral pigment, rich
purpose : adds red to our lipsticks & foundations

black iron oxide (ci 77499)
origin : India
notes : black mineral pigment, rich
purpose : adds black to our lipsticks & foundations

red 7 (ci 15850)
origin : United States of America
notes : batch certified pigment, rich
purpose : adds bold red to our lipsticks

manganese violet (ci 77742)
origin : United States of America
notes : pigment, rich
purpose : adds bold purple to our lipsticks

ultramarine blue (ci 77007)
origin : China
notes : pigment, rich
purpose : adds blue hues to our foundations

magnesium stearate
origin : The Netherlands
notes : powdered wax, derived from vegetable oil, fine
purpose : adds long-wearing & water-resistant properties to our foundations

mica
origin : Malaysia
notes : serecrite mineral, fine
purpose : adds a subtle glow & soft texture to our foundations

packaging

lipstick tube
origin : China
padprint : Australia
label : Australia
notes : metal, plastic insert, padprint logo, coated paper label on base
purpose : houses our lipsticks, simple to twist & apply

foundation tub
origin : China
padprint : Australia
label : Australia
notes : plastic tub with sifter insert, plastic lid, padprint logo, coated paper label on base
purpose : houses our foundation, simple to twist & tap product into lid to apply, sifter locks back into place

facial oil bottle & gold pump
origin : China
label : Australia
notes : handmade glass bottle, metal pump with plastic inserts, plastic protective cap, coated paper label wrap
purpose : houses our facial oil, simple to pump & apply