Yes! Gee does not test on, or commission testing on animals. All products are first tested on humans including, but not limited to, Gisèle herself.
Is Gee Sustainable/Vegan?
Yes! Sustainability to Gee means that not only are our products and practices good for the environment, but also for people and animals meant to live in that environment. As such all Gee products are:
Made with sustainably sourced and fair trade ingredients;
Made with therapeutic grade essential oils;
Handcrafted small batches made in Manitoba, Canada;
Sourced from Canadian suppliers using Canadian ingredients where at all possible;
Packaged in glass or screw top tins, all BPA free materials.
Is Gee Chemical free/Natural?
Yes. Gee is free of parabens, phalates, fragrance/parfum, and a host of other nasty ingredients found on the EWG list of big bads. Gee uses ingredients with the least amount of processing, as close to their raw, therapeutic forms as possible like our smoked Shea Butter and cold pressed oils.
Is Gee Organic?
Gee Ingredients are not entirely organic though organic ingredients are used where at all possible.
Can I get Samples?
Contact Gisèle to purchase sample kits for Regular face system or Sensitive face systems for $3 each system (1 ml vials of Mist Cleanser, Face Serum & Melt Mask). Body Balms in 5 ml snap jars and Body Oils in 2 ml vials are available for $2 each.
My skin reacts to EVERYTHING, do you have something for me?
We implemented a number system to help our highly reactive friends navigate our products! Look for products from Gee Sensitive Collection,marked with a zero (#01, 02, 03, etc.) which are free of essential oils and made with more delicate, equally potent alternatives. We recommend patch testing products on a small area of skin prior to use. Should you experience a reaction please inform us right away for a full refund or replacement.
Is Gee pregnancy/breastfeeding safe?
Products without essential oils from Gee Sensitive Collection, labeled 01, 02, 03, etc. are the safest for you and your baby while giving you the best benefit to your skin!
Where can I find Gee in store?
Gee is currently available at Poor Michael's Emporium - Books/Art/Cafe (from May to October), online and at local events in Manitoba. Follow our Instagram for more information on upcoming local events. NOTE: Due to Covid-19 No markets are planned for 2020/2021.
Does Gee wholesale?
Quality and integrity of our products is our highest priority. As such, Gee is crafted in small, fresh, handmade batches. We do not seek out a large amount of wholesale offers. If you’d like to inquire about getting Gee on your shelves please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org the subject line “wholesale”.
How long do Gee products last (shelf life)?
Gee mist cleansers last 6-9 months from manufacture date, with our oils and balms lasting 12-18 months. Clarity Clay Masks last 2+ years, when stored properly. If you use less of a product, or would like to extend the shelf life you may place Gee products in the refrigerator.
How long do Gee products last (usage)?
Gee products last an average of 3 months, longer or shorter depending on individual usage.