Brand story

OSEA

WHO

JENEFER PALMER

WHAT

An innovative plant-based skincare collection instilled with the power of the ocean. Formulated with bioavailable seaweed and pure essential oils—and without toxic ingredients—for the most effective solutions.

WHEN

1996

WHERE

Malibu, California

WHY

OSEA was founded when Jenefer was searching for a non-toxic line for the holistic health spa she was overseeing. Drawing from her family’s daily swims in the sea and seaweed treatments, she created the ocean-inspired OSEA range.

Q&A

Home town?

Malibu, CA

Happy place?

My outdoor bathtub.

AM ritual?

Meditation, espresso, and my elliptical.

PM ritual?

Dancing while my husband plays the piano.

Power color?

Green, the color of my eyes.

Daily uniform?

Skinny jeans, combat boots, and a blazer.

Always in your bag?

Essential Hydrating Oil to give my skin a glow. I apply it throughout the day to soften those pesky lines around my eyes.

Go-to snack?

One date cut in half—stuffed with seven almonds. Those seven almonds fit perfectly.

Secret skill?

Improv comedy.

Favorite music?

Any song written by my husband.

Top skincare tip?

Always blend your moisturizer with a mineralizing mist.

Skincare?

Over exfoliation! People scrub their face like it's their kitchen counter.

Greatest challenge?

Concentrating for more than 15 minutes.

Unexpected inspiration?

Dudamel at Disney Hall.

What centers you?

Meditation.

Mantra?

Slowly, slowly catch a monkey.