LalunNaturals

MODERN BEAUTY ALCHEMY

West Hollywood, California · 463 Sales

LalunNaturals

MODERN BEAUTY ALCHEMY

West Hollywood, California 463 Sales On Etsy since 2010

5 out of 5 stars
(95)

Announcement   From SOIL to SKIN, combining the alchemical traditions of my native Persia with a modern sensibility informed by my architectural background, all of my products are WILDMADE in LA using whole, minimally processed, pure ingredients without the addition of synthetics or extenders. My proprietary skincare formulas have been developed over 20 years of research. I source ingredients that are safe during manufacture and the botanicals I extract are WILD-GROWN in my biodynamic garden (located in the heart of West Hollywood) or ethically WILDCRAFTED from pristine sources.

LALUN SEASONAL SKINCARE offers a simple regimen that honors the skin’s response to the seasonal rhythms of the year as inspired by the writings of Rudolf Steiner in his book "Alchemy" and the traditional beauty treatments of my native Persia. Like plants, we are affected by seasonal changes that can lead to imbalances as our skin works hard to regulate differences in temperature, humidity and sunlight. My skincare is designed to help the skin get in shape and rebalance itself each season. To read about reasons for seasonal skincare, see Sarita Coren's wonderful post that features Lalun Seasonal Skincare: http://ediblefacial.com/2015/09/30/why-seasonal-skin-care-makes-sense/

LALUN APOTHECARY includes simple botanical remedies for everyday use. These are based on traditional herbal recipes and good intentions.

PARFUMS LALUN takes my love of botanicals, Persian background and training in architecture to the next level by creating olfactory constructs that enable one to experience the beauty of nature as a pure experience. I use a palette of naturally derived essences and believe in full disclosure, so my perfume notes are my ingredients. No more hiding behind the word "Fragrance", because everyone deserves to know what they are putting on their bodies.

ZERO WASTE is a priority for my company. I have take steps to eliminate waste throughout the manufacturing process, including packaging. All Lalun glassware is re-usable and I offer customers a 50 cent refund per piece. To redeem, simply save packing materials and mail back glass empties for a refund.

Please visit my blog where you will find seasonal recipes for masks and other body care issues: http://lalunnaturals.wordpress.com/

To learn more about my thoughts on perfume through my architectural lens, please visit "Architecture of Perfume": http://www.architectureofperfume.blogspot.com/

To view the wonderful treasuries that have featured LALUN, click on this link:
https://www.etsy.com/treasury/search/lalunnaturals

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Announcement

Last updated on Oct 25, 2016

From SOIL to SKIN, combining the alchemical traditions of my native Persia with a modern sensibility informed by my architectural background, all of my products are WILDMADE in LA using whole, minimally processed, pure ingredients without the addition of synthetics or extenders. My proprietary skincare formulas have been developed over 20 years of research. I source ingredients that are safe during manufacture and the botanicals I extract are WILD-GROWN in my biodynamic garden (located in the heart of West Hollywood) or ethically WILDCRAFTED from pristine sources.

LALUN SEASONAL SKINCARE offers a simple regimen that honors the skin’s response to the seasonal rhythms of the year as inspired by the writings of Rudolf Steiner in his book "Alchemy" and the traditional beauty treatments of my native Persia. Like plants, we are affected by seasonal changes that can lead to imbalances as our skin works hard to regulate differences in temperature, humidity and sunlight. My skincare is designed to help the skin get in shape and rebalance itself each season. To read about reasons for seasonal skincare, see Sarita Coren's wonderful post that features Lalun Seasonal Skincare: http://ediblefacial.com/2015/09/30/why-seasonal-skin-care-makes-sense/

LALUN APOTHECARY includes simple botanical remedies for everyday use. These are based on traditional herbal recipes and good intentions.

PARFUMS LALUN takes my love of botanicals, Persian background and training in architecture to the next level by creating olfactory constructs that enable one to experience the beauty of nature as a pure experience. I use a palette of naturally derived essences and believe in full disclosure, so my perfume notes are my ingredients. No more hiding behind the word "Fragrance", because everyone deserves to know what they are putting on their bodies.

ZERO WASTE is a priority for my company. I have take steps to eliminate waste throughout the manufacturing process, including packaging. All Lalun glassware is re-usable and I offer customers a 50 cent refund per piece. To redeem, simply save packing materials and mail back glass empties for a refund.

Please visit my blog where you will find seasonal recipes for masks and other body care issues: http://lalunnaturals.wordpress.com/

To learn more about my thoughts on perfume through my architectural lens, please visit "Architecture of Perfume": http://www.architectureofperfume.blogspot.com/

To view the wonderful treasuries that have featured LALUN, click on this link:
https://www.etsy.com/treasury/search/lalunnaturals

I'm an approved Etsy Wholesale seller, ask me for my linesheet.

Lalun Naturals

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Lalun Naturals

WINTER ROSE Season Package
$70.00
SPRING BLOSSOM Season Package
$70.00
SUMMER LAVENDER Season Package
$70.00
AUTUMN GOLD Season Package
$70.00
WINTER ROSE Toner - All or Winter/Dry Skin Types
$22.00
WINTER ROSE Travel/Trial/Gift Set
$18.00
SPRING BLOSSOM Travel/Trial/Gift Set
$18.00
SUMMER LAVENDER Travel/Trial/Gift Set
$18.00
AUTUMN GOLD Travel/Trial/Gift Set
$18.00
SKIN RESTORE Serum - All Seasons/Skin Types
$56.00
GOLDEN Sundrops
$65.00
SILVER Moondrops
$65.00
SKYBLUE Beard Oil
$45.00
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Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(95)
Megan Rynne

Megan Rynne on Feb 17, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Delicious smelling! I asked my boyfriend how he liked me new perfume and he said oh wow, it smells exactly like me....so i guess i picked the correct scent based on my energy and intuition! Sun/Moon :) Sooooo grounding and nurturing. I cant stop smelling my wrists :)

Megan Rynne

Megan Rynne on Feb 17, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Has eliminated my acne and perfect for waterless cleansing (bc my water is hard and toxic)

Megan Rynne

Megan Rynne on Feb 17, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Durable, soft, large and gives me eco peace of mind :)

Mix and Match Home

Mix and Match Home on Jan 19, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Amazing scent and super hydrating product!

Madeleine

Madeleine on Jan 14, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I really like this and will definitely order more when I run out out of Toner!! :)

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Updates

New perfume in the shop! Vera Gardenia is a soliflore meaning it is a composition intended to smell like a particular flower (plus it's a great word to say).

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Extractions to be used for another year of Lalun Seasonal Skincare. Subscribe for the year and save your skingrinning

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ASTRAL BODY trio of beauty drops NEW in the LALUN Naturals shop!

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GOLDEN Sundrops
$65.00
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About

Modern Beauty Alchemy

Lalun Naturals is the culmination of years of research and experimentation with natural personal care formulas and perfumes that began as a way to care for myself while I was working as an architect in New York City in the mid 1990's.

I started making my own personal care products because commercial ones caused me to have skin reactions. Returning to the traditions of my native Persia I quickly discovered that oils and herbal remedies were more effective in combatting skin problems exacerbated by stress, lack of sleep, pollution and poor nutrition.

Using simple ingredients and guided by the changes of the seasons, I developed my line of personal care products while learning how to use and identify beneficial wild plants.

While creating my skincare formulas, I began wondering how essential oils could be blended solely for their scent. This led me down the rabbit hole where I discovered my passion for perfume as well as my uncanny ability to work with and refine my nose. I create perfume as art using a natural palette.

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  • Maggie Mahboubian

    Owner, Maker, Designer, Perfumer

    I love working with plants. Over the years they have revealed themselves to me and have allowed me access to their mysteries. The result is a body of work that includes skincare, apothecary and natural perfumes. Explore and Enjoy!

Shop policies

Last updated on December 25, 2013
Welcome to Lalun Naturals!

Here you will find true artisan crafted beauty products using the hightest quality ingredients I can source and made with love and intention. The plants I gather and extract are potent allies that have revealed themselves to me over the years. I am grateful for this opportunity to share the items I make and my passion with you.

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  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
Payment
Direct Checkout (all major credit cards) and Paypal are accepted.

CA residents are charged the current sales tax of 9.00%.

If you would like to cancel your order after payment has been received and before in-stock item/s have been shipped, a refund will be issued with transaction fee deducted from refund.

If an item you ordered is out of stock, I will contact you and let you know the earliest date you can expect shipment to be made. If you do not wish to wait for the item, I can issue a refund and will absorb the transaction fee.
Shipping
I make every effort to process and ship orders as soon as they come in. Currently, my turnaround time is one business day. Orders placed over the weekend (Sat/Sun) will be mailed on Monday.

Orders are shipped to addresses provided in Etsy order. Please ensure your Paypal address is the same as the one you provide to Etsy.

Orders are generally shipped via USPS First Class or Priority Mail with delivery confirmation/tracking. A tracking number will be emailed to you after item has been shipped.

I can not assume responsibility for packages lost or stolen during shipment unless they have been shipped with insurance. If you would like shipping insurance, please contact me before placing an order so I can create a special listing for you with the exact amount.

I pack items so that they are secure and will not leak during shipment. I write/stamp "FRAGILE" on all packages. If your order arrives and your package has been damaged or opened and the items listed in the receipt I provide you are missing, please speak with your carrier or go to your local post office right away. You may document the damage and cc me on your correspondence. I cannot be responsible for packages that have been damaged during shipment, unless they have been shipped with insurance.

INTERNATIONAL ORDERS:
PLEASE CONVO ME FOR POLICIES, ARRANGEMENT AND TO SET UP A SPECIAL LISTING.
Refunds and Exchanges
If a customer is unhappy with an order please contact me so I can try to rectify the problem. Customer satisfaction is a top priority and I make every effort to address concerns thoroughly and promptly.

I can not accept returns on perfume products.

If you would like to return an item for refund please include all original packaging within 3 days of receiving your order. Items must be in minimal use condition.

Refunds will be issued promptly upon receipt of merchandise. The refund amount is for the actual item, minus shipping charge to you and all transaction fees incurred (Etsy, Paypal, etc.).

Please note that you are responsible for the shipping and handling charges of returned merchandise and item/s must be received undamaged.

I suggest you send your return with insurance and delivery confirmation/tracking. I cannot be responsible for any returned package that has been lost, stolen, damaged or contents removed during shipping to me.
Additional policies and FAQs
* HEAT/MELTING OR FREEZING WARNING *
Because I handle all phases of production, I am scrupulous about making sure all of my products are maintained properly in my warehouse/storage after manufacture and prior to shipment. I cannot be held responsible for products melting/freezing during transit. If you receive a product from us that arrives warm, melted or separated due to heat please refrigerate for a few hours and then stir with spatula provided. This will generally make it usable. If a product is frozen, allow it to come to room temperature (68-78 degree F) slowly.

-Products shipped with insurance that have been damaged by heat/melting or freezing will be replaced upon receipt of damaged merchandise. Shipping charges for returning damaged product will be refunded.

-Please contact me with any questions.

WHOLESALE
If you are a business owner and would like to carry our products, please contact me personally.

GUARANTEE
All of our products are manufactured, packaged, labeled and handled by me. I have a strict quality control system to ensure minimal batch variation and to maintain a high standard of production for all products. I follow GOOD MANUFACTURING guidelines to ensure that you are receiving a well-made and undamaged product. All ingredients I use are the best I can find: organic, food grade, whole, fresh, GRAS (generally regarded as safe), pure and clean.

I do not do ANY animal testing, use synthetic fragrance materials, or materials that might be harmful to myself like parabens, etc.

All products marked "VEGAN" do not contain animal products of any kind. They also do not contain ANY synthetically derived materials.

All products are manufactured in a pet-free, smoke-free environment.

DISCLAIMER
-The statements we make on this website have not been evaluated by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). To prevent our products from being classified as drugs under Section 201(g) of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, we are required to inform you that there is no intention, implied or otherwise that represents or infers that these products or statements be used in the cure, diagnosis, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of any disease or physical condition.

-Lalun Naturals, Inc. and Owners in no way claim to provide a cure or replacement for medication or treatment for health issues, ailments, etc. The products herein are intended as beauty products with active properties and you should ask your doctor before using any herbal products, especially if you are ill or are currently nursing or are pregnant. If you have any prior medical condition, it would be best to consult your doctor before using any herbal/botanically derived product.

-By law I am required to list the ingredients in my skincare except for fragrance. However, I believe in FULL DISCLOSURE, including all of the essential oils used as fragrance components in ALL of my products. If you have further questions about ingredients or any other relevant information, I would be happy to answer them, feel free to contact me.

-Since every body is different and it is impossible to make a product that can be used by everyone, Lalun Naturals and Owners are in no way responsible for irritation or reaction that may arise from our ingredients. It is the responsibility of the customer to know of any allergies and/or sensitivity to any of the ingredients in the Lalun Naturals product line.

-I encourage you to read and review the ingredients list on each product to see if any of your known allergens are in my products. If you have specific questions or concerns about product safety, allergies or ingredients, it is always best to consult with your healthcare professional.

-I recommend doing a patch test prior to using any product. Place a small amount of product on the inside of your arm and check for a reaction. If any redness occurs, stop using the product immediately. If no redness is observed, proceed. Allergic reactions can take place at any time (and also go away), so if you notice any reaction during use, please stop applying product and check with your healthcare professional.