Dr Jackson's is a niche cosmecutical company producing natural products based on Pharmacognosy - the study of medicines derived from natural sources. Learning from traditional healers and using indigenous African medicinal plants, Dr Jackson's aims to achieve true, reliable knowledge and a genuine compassion for those suffering from skin ailments, striving to be a successful but ethical business. Dr Jackson's products never use endangered or rare plants. There is absolutely no animal testing and the company contributes funds that go towards support of tribes and populations worldwide.
Named after its founder Dr. Simon Jackson, this brand was created out of true, pure passion for helping others. Dr Jackson did his PhD at Kings College, University of London, specialising in African medicinal plants in the treatment of malignant melanoma and solar keratosas, working alongside the melanoma unit at Charing Cross Hospital, followed by a post-doctoral research position at the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew specialising in skin disorders. His aim for the company is to be a profitable business that promotes the principles of pharmacognosy in the cosmeceutical industry, and above all to be an ethical business.
Dr Jackson's is the result of 21 years of research in natural ingredients, collaborating with scientists and traditional African and Indonesian healers. Nourishing and reparative African medicinal plans such as Kigelia, Baobab, Marula and Shea Butter known for their rejuvenating properties feature in these potent formulas. Dr Jackson's use techniques, which mimic the way that these natural ingredients are harvested and extracted at source and rigorously test them to ensure purity as well as a concentration high enough to be effective. The result is a uniquely effective and luxurious skin care range.