The North Woods line is crafted around memories of pine forest here in New England. Since you only want to remove and dirt, product, and debris preserving the natural balance of sebum your body is already producing there is no need for all these added chemicals. This wash is petro-chemical free vegan friendly and made with organic products and essential oils. Containing natural glycerin, a humectant, it will draw moisture from the surrounding air and put it where you want it. Give your beard the quality it deserves.