Nature and ecology vs. modern science and engineering. An old-fashioned apothecary or a thriving e-commerce business. Just like Triumph and Disaster themselves, they seem to be opposites you could never hope to reconcile. This thoroughly modern, totally old-fashioned, environmentally conscious, scientifically-minded company either can't make up its mind, or delights in puzzles (we're pretty sure it's the latter). Hailing from New Zealand, they use natural indigenous elements combined with "borrowed" ingredients from around the globe to create their line of skin care products, which they proudly test on only one type of animal: the human variety. Using the best of science and the best of nature in harmony with one another is their way of honoring the old Kipling quote, "if you can meet with Triumph and Disaster and treat those two imposters just the same..."