The Green Rift

Rockford, Illinois · 1796 Sales


The Green Rift

Rockford, Illinois 1796 Sales On Etsy since 2011

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kathrynordyke on Mar 16, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

I absolutely LOVE this soap! It gives a very close shave, and has lasted me almost a year! Was so excited to purchase it again.


vmorales11211 on Oct 3, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

Omg it smells amazing. Good product.

S Escoto

S Escoto on Sep 25, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

I have tried other types of organic deodorants that are way more expensive but don't work at all! This stuff is awesome and ships really fast! Thank you!!!

S Escoto

S Escoto on Sep 25, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

This stuff is great!!! Thanks!

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Separation from the Norm

[About me]
I am a chemist by training, a mother and a person with sensitive skin. After working in the field of organic chemistry for over 10 years, I discovered an even more enjoyable form of chemistry in my own kitchen. It was a natural progression to blend my love of chemistry with natural high quality ingredients to create handcrafted bath and body products. I found that it is the perfect blend of my chemistry training, my love of handcrafting and my environmental ethics that drive my passion for "The Green Rift" to succeed. I truly believe that “Less is More”.

[Inspiration & Research]
Can strike at any moment ~ picking - fruits, herbals, essentials, nature, pleasant smells, or the unexpected...a simple conversation with a friend.

[Design & Development]
I make, assemble, wrap, ship, market, develop new product, design my own packaging, and do my own product photography. All of my products are handcrafted by me in small batches, with mainly natural, high quality body-safe ingredients, no unnecessary preservatives, no dyes, and no animal testing. If a product is vegan (which means no animal products, including beeswax), I have noted it as such.

⊿ bath fizzes top sellers ⊿
nightcap (soothing lavender), muscle rescue

⊿ leave-in ouchless hair detanglers top sellers ⊿
dreamsicle, pink sangria, sugar cookie

⊿ lip balm top sellers ⊿
lime coconut, limoncello frost, salted caramel, sweet creme

Some of my favorite things besides working on all Green Rift ideas include: spending time with my two favorite boys, watching movies, baking up a sweet treat in the kitchen.

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Shop members

  • Jen Spurlock

    Owner, Maker, Designer, Happy Tester

    [About me] I'm a daughter, wife, mommy, novice photographer, bowler, world-traveler, Guinness beer lover & brewer, a DIY-er, organic chemist & mix-master of cool lotions & potions for all Green Rift goodies.

Shop policies

Last updated on July 22, 2015
Welcome to The Green Rift Shop Policies!!

**Canadian and International customers, please read "Shipping Policies"**

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
  • Pay with Master Card
  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
  • Pay with PayPal
  • Buy with Apple Pay
  • Pay with Sofort
  • Pay with iDeal
  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Payment can be made using either Etsy's Direct Checkout using a credit card or Paypal. Illinois residents will be charged 8.25% State Sales Tax on all purchases.

You can use Paypal without creating an account, simply follow the check out process as a guest. Read more about using Paypal as your payment method here:

Please note that if payment has not cleared in 48 hours, I will re-list the items and/or cancel the transaction.

If you are a first time buyer, check out this guide for more information on purchasing items on Etsy:

Contact me by email or convo if you have any questions.
I ship items via USPS mail with tracking approximately twice a week. In most cases your order will ship 3 to 5 business days after it was placed and you will receive shipping notification when I print your shipping label.

Shipping usually takes 3 to 5 business days when shipping to the United States, and the time frame can be from 1 to 2 weeks or more for international orders.

Your purchase will ship to the address you specify at the time of check out on Etsy, please make sure it is correct.

I do not offer refunds for lost or damaged items in most cases, but please contact me as soon as possible if something does arrive damaged or does not arrive. Take pictures of any damaged items and send them to me within 24 hours of receipt as your satisfaction is of utmost importance to me.

[Canadian/International Buyers]
I do offer international shipping, however please convo me to get the “dirt” on shipping outside of the USA. All international shipping will be in accordance to ship by Priority Flat Rate boxes offered by the USPS.

Import duties, taxes, and charges are not included in the item price or shipping cost. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to purchasing. For further information on U.S. Customs Codes, please refer to 19 USC § 1592 - PENALTIES FOR FRAUD, GROSS NEGLIGENCE, AND NEGLIGENCE:

I do re-use packing materials when possible. The EcoEnclose mailer your order comes in, is 100% recyclable, composted in your garden or be re-used for future mailings. Also, all of my product containers are recycle friendly.
Refunds and Exchanges
Due to the nature of these products, I cannot accept returns. Please be aware that a fragrance or flavor scent may differ in smell according to each individual, especially with varying pH levels on the skin and descriptions are merely there to give you an idea of what an item may smell of (everyone's olfactory perception is different!).

Please ask questions regarding size, shape, color, scent, ingredients, etc. BEFORE you place your order.

Batches of products will often vary from batch to batch because of their handmade nature. If you have any problem whatsoever with your order, please contact me and I will work with you to make it right, as again, your satisfaction is of utmost importance to me.
Additional policies and FAQs
In the effort to be more environmentally friendly, Green Rift will no longer offer a paper copy of your electronic invoice supplied by Etsy. If you need to refer back to your invoice, please see the electronic invoice that Etsy supplies to your account after your place your order. Thanks so much!

At this time I do not take orders for customized blends and some flavors or fragrances may not be available at all times as I work in small batches.

I can create a custom listing for larger quantities above what is offered in store at a discount depending on the availability of raw ingredients. Please convo me if you are interested in perusing this avenue.

Sampler paks (ie. Natural Deodorant, Bubble Thyme, bath fizzes, etc) are no longer available as of January 2013. I have tried to be as thorough as possible in my scent descriptions (with the understanding that fragrances will differ per your perception), so if you have any questions regarding any particular fragrance(s) or essential oil(s) blend, please contact me before ordering and I will be happy to help.

Items from my shop are not intended to cure, diagnose, treat, or prevent any ailment, condition or disease.

If you have allergies, some products do contain certain ingredients which derive from nuts, so please read the ingredients list carefully to be sure. Also, if you are pregnant or nursing, please consult your physician before using any products containing essential oils.

Please note that some essential oils, specifically citrus based ones, can cause photo-sensitivity, therefore you should avoid bright sun exposure for 24 hours after using. All products are for external use only.

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