Frequently Asked Questions

Who formulates RAWKANVAS products?

Founders, Shannon and Simona formulate all RAWKANVAS products in conjunction with our laboratory team drawing on their knowledge of naturopathy, aromatherapy, biochemistry.

What does 'handcrafted' mean?

RAWKANVAS believes in crafting skincare products in boutique batches. The products you are buying are handmade. Handcrafted and poured in boutique batches, our products use the freshest ingredients and last 18 months unopened, or 6 months after opening in your beauty bar.

While the natural ingredients and formula remain completely unchanged with each batch, natural colours and scents can vary from batch to batch depending on when the ingredients were harvested. You'll always know that each batch is FRESH and unique! 

Made locally in Australia, every batch is lovingly poured while supporting human jobs and environmental sustainability.

Are RAWKANVAS products natural?

Backed by science, nature has some of the gentlest, yet powerful ingredients you can find to create highly effective natural, vegan and cruelty-free products to nourish and improve the appearance of your skin.

Are the RAWKANVAS product colours and scents natural?

With the natural perfume of plants and flowers, we bring a sensory salon experience to your home every day.  Coloured from plants and flowers, our collection showcases stunning hues straight from nature to your beauty bar.

While the ingredients and formula remain completely unchanged, natural colours and natural scents can vary from batch to batch depending on when the ingredients were harvested. You'll always know that each batch is FRESH and unique.

Are RAWKANVAS products vegan?

Free from animal products and animal testing, our products are vegan and cruelty-free with natural ingredients that are locally sourced using sustainable practices. We test our products on real people. Animals have no business in beauty. 

Do RAWKANVAS test on animals?

Free from animal products and animal testing, our products are vegan and cruelty-free with natural ingredients that are locally sourced using sustainable practices. We test our products on real people. Animals have no business in beauty. 

Where do you source your ingredients from?

The ingredients in our RAWKANVAS skincare products are sourced from within Australia, New Zealand and from around the world.

Why do my RAWKANVAS products differ in colour, scent and texture?

Natural products vary in colour, texture and scent from batch to batch. While the ingredients and formula remain completely unchanged, natural colours and natural scents can very depending on the season the ingredients were grown and harvested. You’ll always know that each batch is fresh and unique! 

How does RAWKANVAS contribute to sustainability? 

Eco-conscious thinking has been at the forefront of our packaging selections from day one.

We’ve proudly assembled our products in beautiful, recyclable glass packaging that can be recycled at home, upcycled or given a new life in our RAWCYCLE program.

Our product and postage boxes are printed on recycled paper and cardboard. They are recyclable and use vegetable based ink that dries by air.

To protect our products during transit, we fill our postage boxes with compostable and ocean safe corn starch fill that can be safely rinsed down the sink without harm to our ecosystem.

Does RAWKANVAS have a recycling program?

Introducing RAWCYCLE, our in-house commitment to sustainability.

From day one, our business model has incorporated eco-friendly packaging coupled with an incentivised recycling program. 

Simply collect your empties, clean and dry them, send them back to us and receive a RAWKANVAS credit.

Once we receive your empties, they will undergo a a thorough, deep sterilisation process (as all new and recycled glassware does) before being refilled and given a new life by our chemists in a clean room! This ensures that RAWKANVAS reduces unnecessary emissions in the beauty world all the while giving packaging a new life, time and time again.

Have RAWKANVAS won any awards?

The RAWKANVAS collection includes award-winning products spanning three years running.  So you can be confident in your skincare journey

We're backed by The Beauty Shortlist Awards 2019, 2020 and 2021 and we're also a finalist in the Prix de Marie Claire Beauty Awards 2020.

What does 'Confidence, naturally' mean?

Having complete confidence in your skin is at the heart of what we strive to achieve. Healthy skin not only looks great but feels incredible too, and when you feel good, it shows. We want everyone to not only look good, but feel great in their skin. Confidence, naturally.