Thank you for visiting virga botanicals!
The word 'virga' is Latin for 'a green twig'. It connotes something new, fresh, always growing.
I will admit from the start: I am an aesthete, pure and simple. Beauty is, to me, nothing less than a spiritual principle. Not vanity - the mere concern with personal appearance - but the real, pure beauty of living things everywhere. I intend my products to affirm that in their users, and I prepare them with a deliberate mindfulness that I hope facilitates this (that is the 'good qi' listed under 'materials').
On a more substantial level, I put a huge amount of effort and research into everything from sourcing the purest quality ingredients to minimizing and substituting for known sensitizers, to aseptic technique in preparation (I am a healthcare…
- Born on June 12
- Joined April 3, 2010