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Absinthe

Artemisia Absinthium Extract

An extract from the flowering herb known as Mugwort, this botanical extract works to make sure your skincare products are soft and gentle on the skin. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Men's Shaving Gel

Acacia Gum

Acacia Senegal Gum

Extracted from the bark of the Acacia tree, this gum is rich in astringent properties, meaning it provides the skin with a tightening effect to improve the overall appearance of the complexion.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient:  Purely Ageless Firming Serum

ALCOHOL DENAT

We use this ingredient for its multipurpose benefit, not only does it help to maintain the nice consistency of your product, it also allows for ingredients to absorb more effectively into the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Micellar Water, Natural Deoderant 

ALOE VERA

ALOE BARBADENSIS

Excellent for all skin types and conditions, Aloe gel is rich in Vitamins C & E, minerals, proteins and enzymes It has antioxidant properties to protect and help restore moisture to your skin. Aloe Vera has been used for medicinal purposes in several cultures for millennia: Greece, Egypt, India, Mexico, Japan, and China.


The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Aloe is used as a base in most of our products, Aloe Vera Gel

Aluminium Hydroxide

Found in nature, Aluminium Hydroxide acts as an absorbant for your skincare.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purifying Facial Masque, Sensitive Pink Clay Masque 

AQUA

We use purified water, to help nourishing ingredients absorb into the skin. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: All of our products that aren't 100% oil based



ARGAN OIL

Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil

Native to Morocco, the Argan kernel is rich in essential fatty acids which help to rejuvenate the appearance of your complexion.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir, Restoring Argan Oil, Purely Ageless Restorative Night Cream

Avocado Oil

Persea Gratissima Oil

One of the richest oils you can apply topically to the skin, Avocado Oil is extremely nourishing for all skin types. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Signature Cream Cleanser, Hydrating Facial Masque, Hydrating Day Cream


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Bamboo Granules

Bambusa Arundinacea Steam Extract

Biodegradable and spherical in nature, bamboo spheres roll over the surface of the skin to pick up dirt and impurities from the pores, not only are they environmentally friendly, but skin friendly too as they don’t cause microscopic tears due to jagged edges.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purifying Body Scrub, Oil Balancing Pore Refining Scrub

BAOAB EXTRACT

Adansonia Digitata Seed Oil

Intensely rich and nourishing, Baobab Oil is extracted from the seeds of the Baobab Tree. The seed oil contains Oleic, Linoleic and Linolenic acids and improves the appearance of the complexion by providing hydration and firmness. The word Baobab derives from the arab bu hobab, meaning
“fruit with many seeds.”

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Detoxifying Facial Masque, Super Greens Nourishing Chia Seed Oil, Natural Balance Hair Shampoo

Bentonite Clay

A fine clay that uses a magnetic pull to draw toxins out of the skin to assist in the reduction of congestion.

The following products contain this ingredient: Purifying Facial Masque, Sensitive Pink Clay Facial Masque, Super Greens Detoxifying Facial Masque 

Benzyl Alcohol

A safe preservative utilised to ensure Sukin products don’t begin to grow unwanted nasties within a short period of time. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Nutrient Rich Facial Moisturiser, Rosehip Hydrating Day Cream

Benzyl Benzoate

This ingredient acts as a solvent which means it creates the perfect environment for all the beautiful botanicals in your skincare to get along and produce their desired effect.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir, Purely Ageless Rejuvenating Day Cream

Benzyl Salicylate

Component found in essential oil and fragrances. We declare these on our ingredients lists as some people may be sensitive to it.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Spot Vanishing Gel, Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir

Bilberry Extract

Vaccinium Myrtillus Fruit Extract

Rich in anthocyanins (plant pigments), contains high levels of antioxidants to fight environmental stressors. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Oil Balancing Clarifying Facial Tonic, Oil Balancing Purifying Gel Cleanser, Oil Balancing Anti-Pollution Facial Masque

Bitter Orange Leaf Oil

Citrus Aurantium Amara Oil

Essential oils used to provide a fresh uplifting scent to your skincare products.

The following products contain this ingredient: Oil Balancing Mattifying Moisturiser, Oil Balancing Clarifying Facial Tonic, Oil Balancing Pore Refining Facial Masque

Biosaccharide Gum-4

A vegetable derived biosaccharide. Protects the skin by forming a barrier to pollutant stresses.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Oil Balancing Anti-Pollution Facial Masque

Black Seed Extract

Nigella Sativa seed Extract

A little known ingredient that is full of antioxidants, the Black seed reduces damage caused by environmental stressors.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Body Contouring Creme

Borage

Borage Seed Oil is high in essential fatty acids. Borage oil is used as deeply nourishing and moisturising ingredient due to these essential fatty acids. Helps in skin conditioning and hydrating, helping to improve dry skin and the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

Burdekin Plum

Pleiogynium Timoriense Fruit Extract

Homegrown to our beautiful Australian shores, the Burdekin plum is no stranger to our harmful UV rays. It has developed its own protection against oxidative stress caused by environmental stressors .High amounts of vitamin C slow the rate of free radical damage in the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Rosehip Enriching Night Cream

Burdock

Arctium Lappa Root Extract

A vibrant purple flower, Burdock is known for its rich antioxidant properties to help all skin types with improving the appearance of the complexion.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Antioxidant Night Serum, Hydrating Body Lotion, Natural Deodarant


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Caffeine

Extracted from green coffee beans harvested from an evergreen shrub belonging to the Rubiaceae family cultivated worldwide in tropical areas. It is naturally found in coffee, tea and cocoa, is the most famous lipolytic ingredient for slimming formulas as its efficacy has been proven for many years. It helps to reduce dark circles, puffiness and swelling around the eyes.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Energising Body Scrub, Coffee and Coconut Exfoliating Masque, Purely Ageless Reviving Eye Cream 

Camellia Seed Oil

Camellia Oleifera Seed Oil

Due to its light molecular nature Camellia oil is readily absorbed by the skin, without leaving a greasy feel or clogging the pores, instead leaving a light gentle hydration.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Rosehip Enriching Night Cream, Rosehip Nourishing Cream Cleanser, Foaming Facial Cleanser

Candelilla Wax

Euphorbia Cerifera Wax

Candelilla wax is used to prevent skincare formulations from separating and becoming ineffective.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Rejuvenating Day Cream, Purely Ageless Restorative Night Cream

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride

Derived from coconut, this byproducts primary job is to make sure that the water content within formulations happily works with the other ingredients.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sensitive Pink Clay Facial Masque, Super Greens Facial Recovery Serum, Blemish Control Oil Free Moisturiser.

Caramel

Derived from sugar, this ingredient assists with providing a natural temporary colouration to the skin.

The following products contain this ingredient: Sunless Tanning Gel

Carnauba Wax

Copernicia Cerifera

Carnauba Wax helps to soften and hydrate the skin and is used instead of Animal Derivatives. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Paw Paw Ointment

Carrageenan

Extracted from Red Seaweed, this ingredient ensures that oil ingredients and water ingredients work happily in their formulations.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Men's Shaving Gel.

Carrot Seed Oil

Daucus Carota Sativa Seed Oil

Carrot seed oil contains naturally high levels of Vitamin A, which aids in improving the appearance of the complexion.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Bio-natural Skin Oil, Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir, Super Greens Facial Recovery Serum.

Castor Seed Oil

Ricinus Communis Seed Oil

Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory, Castor Seed oil helps to reduce redness associated with breakouts for acneic skin or dry skin. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Paw Paw Ointment. 

Cetearyl Alcohol/Ceteareth-20

A nourishing waxy substance derived from vegetable oils, that create the perfect environment for skincare formulations to work on the skin. This ingredient also provides a luxurious slip for better application of product.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Coffee & Coconut Exfoliating Masque, Sensitive Facial Moisturiser

Cetearyl Glucoside

Cetearyl Glucoside is an emulsifier in your products, this means it creates a harmonious environment where oil and water will happily work together.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Facial Masque, Coffee and Coconut Exfoliating Masque, Blemish Control Clearing Facial Wash. 

Cetrimonium Chloride

Used in our haircare to prevent static when washing your hair.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Hair Conditioner, Volumising Hair Conditioner, Natural Balance Hair Conditioner.

Cetyl Alcohol

Derived from sugar cane, this ingredient is only an alcohol in chemical structure and different to ethanol that you may find in your favourite wine. Used to preserve the botanical goodness of ingredients in your products.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hand & Nail Cream, Hydrating Body Lotion

Chamomile

Chamomilla Recutita Flower Extract

Chamomile is an antibacterial and antiviral botanical that is gentle and nourishing for the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Mist Toner, Micellar Cleansing Water, Sensitive Soothing Body Lotion

Charcoal Powder

Bamboo Charcoal Powder

Harvested Bamboo that has been placed in extreme heat, Bamboo Charcoal is mattifying and absorbant of excess oils. Bamboo is a renewable, sustainable source. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Oil Balancing Mattifying Moisturiser, Oil Balancing Pore Refining Facial Scrub, Oil Balancing Anti-Pollution Facial Masque

Chia Seed Oil

Salvia Hispanica Oil

Chia Oil is a nourishing ingredient that restores vital moisture, reduced redness and diminishes the appearance of wrinkles caused by environmental stressors.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Nourishing Chia Seed Oil.

Cinnamal

A byproduct of Cinnamon that provides that key scent associated with Cinnamon.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Men's Facial Scrub, Men's Facial Moisturiser, Men's Body Wash. 

Cinnamon

Cinnamomum Zeylanicum Bark Oil

A rich oil to provide a deep refreshing scent to our Sukin Mens range. 

Obtained by steam distillation of the dried twig inner bark of the cinnamon bush.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Men's Body Wash, Men's Facial Moisturiser, Men's Shaving Gel.

Citral

This ingredient is not added to the products, but is a byproduct of the essential oils found within our skincare, that is why we label citral on our products.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Shampoo & Conditioner, Botanical Body Wash & Lotion- Lime & Coconut

Citric Acid

Found naturally across a harvest of fruits and vegetables, citric acid helps to balance the pH of products meaning the end result is not irritating to your skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Mist Toner, Sensitive Pink Clay Facial Masque, Rose Hydrating Mist Toner. 

Citronellol

A natural, colourless liquid found across many plant oils, that enhances the harmonious scents found within your skincare.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir, Super Greens Facial Recovery Serum, Super Greens Nutrient Rich Facial Moisturiser. 

Chlorella Extract

Chlorella Vulgaris Extract

A rich source of minerals derived from seaweed, this extract is high in antioxidants to protect your skin from environmental stressors and fight free radicals. May increase skin firmness.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Cleansing Oil, Super Greens Contouring Body Creme, Super Greens Nutrient Rich Facial Moisturiser.

Cocamidopropyl Betaine

A by product of Coconut Oil this ingredient provides a gentle foam to your skincare products to help gently and effectively remove oils and dirt from the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sensitive Soap-Free Body Wash, Men's Facial Cleanser, Men's Body Wash. 

Cocoa Seed Butter

Theobroma Seed Butter

A natural fat that melts at body temperature, Cocoa seed butter offers intense nourishment for dry skin types.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Rejuvenating Day Cream, Purely Ageless Restorative Night Cream, Sensitive Soothing Body Lotion

Coconut Alkanes

Another byproduct of Coconut oil, this ingredient also works to ensure that products apply smoothly and evenly to the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Restoring Argan Oil

Coconut Oil

Cocos Nucifera Oil

Rich in fatty acids and proteins to provide the skin with intense hydration and nourishment.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Body Lotion, Oil Balancing Mattifying Moisturiser, Oil Balancing Purifying Gel Cleanser

Coconut Powder

Cocis Nucifera Shell Powder

A gentle powder that works with other exfoliators to refine and clear the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Coffee and Coconut Exfoliating Masque, Energising Body Scrub, Oil Balancing Mattifying Moisturiser.

Coenzyme Q10

Ubiquinone

A strong antioxidant that fights free radical damage to reduce the signs of ageing.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Body Contouring Creme.

Coffee Powder

Coffea Arabica Seed Powder

A gentle powder designed to lightly remove dry and flaky skin cells from the surface of the skin, resulting in a more refined complexion. Locally sourced from our office coffee man Jack. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Coffee and Coconut Exfoliating Masque, Energising Body Scrub.

Corn Starch Modified

Not the kind that you find on your supermarket shelf but a pre treated starch, Corn starch absorbs excess oils on the skin leaving a mattified effect.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Body Contouring Creme.

Crambe Oil

Crambe Abyssinica Seed Oil Phytosterol Esters

Combines and enhances the benefits of Crambe Abyssinica Oil with the bio-active effects of Phytosterols. Crambe Oil is an excellent moisturising agent, rich in omegas and it protects the skin and hair. It helps improves hair elasticity and shine. 

Within our Purely Ageless Range Crambe Oil can increase the hydration rate of skin by up to 60% after 5 days.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir, Purely Ageless Restorative Night Cream, Volumising Hair Conditioner.

Cucumber

Cucumis Sativus Fruit Extract

Cucumber extract is cooling, softening and refreshing for the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sensitive Calming Night Cream, Sensitive Facial Moisturiser, Micellar Cleansing Water. 

Cucumber Extract

Cucumis Sativus Fruit Extract

Cucumber extract is cooling, softening and refreshing for the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Antioxidant Eye Serum, Sensitive Cleansing Gel, Sensitive Pink Clay Facial Masque.


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Decyl Glucoside

A low irritant surfactant that is gentle for all skin types.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Men's Body Wash, Botanical Body Wash

Decyl Oleate

Sukin uses Decyl Oleate in our hair & skin products to moisturise and make it smooth.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir, Super Greens Facial Recovery Serum

Dihydroxyacetone (DHA)

A safe self tanning active, this is comprised of a colourless sugar that undergoes a natural reaction with the amino acids found within the top layer of the skin to create a gentle tanning effect. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sunless Bronzing Gel


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Ethylhexylglycerin

A natural and safe preservative to ensure microbial nasties don’t growth within your Sukin products.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sensitive Pink Clay Masque, Purely Ageless Restorative Night Cream

Eucalyptus Oil

Eucalyptus Citriodora Oil

An uplifting essential oil that also serves as an antibacterial ingredient.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Pore Perfecting Toner, Blemish Control Clearing Facial Wash, Blemish Control Spot Banishing Gel. 

Evening Primrose Oil

Oenothera Biennis Oil

A nourishing rich oil, Evening Primose Oil gently hydrates to create a soft, supple complexion.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Rosehip Nourishing Cream Cleanser, Moisture Restoring Night Cream, Foaming Facial Cleanser.


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Farnesol

Naturally occurring component found in essential oils, that is why we label this ingredient on our products.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir. 

Fragrance (Natural)

Sukin only uses natural fragrances. Derived from plant oils, compliments the botanical ingredients within your products by providing a subtle and appealing scent.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Cleansing Oil, Botanical Body Wash, Hydrating Facial Masque.


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Geraniol

A component of essential oils used within our products.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Rose Hydrating Mist Toner, Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir, Super Greens Facial Recovery Serum. 

Ginger Root Extract

Zingiber Officinale Root Extract

Rich in antioxidants Ginger Root, promotes a natural and health appearance for your complexion.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Clearing Facial Wash, Blemish Control Spot Banishing Gel, Blemish Control Pore Perfecting Toner. 

Goji Extract

Lycium Barbrum Fruit Extract

Rich in Beta Carotene and essential vitamins, Goji berries are a natural rich source of antioxidants to reduce the damage caused to your complexion by environmental stressors.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Facial Recovery Serum, Super Green's Detoxifying Facial Masque, Purely Ageless Rejuvenating Day Cream. 

Grapefruit Seed Extract

Citrus Paradisi Seed Extract

Rich in antioxidants as well as antibacterial properties at Sukin we believe in multi use ingredients so our Grapefurit extract acts as an alkalising agent, meaning it fights the growth of bacteria that like to grow within natural formulations.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Cleansing Hand Wash, Oil Balancing Shampoo & Conditioner

Grape Seed Oil

Vitis Vinifera Oil

Absorbed readily by the skin, Grape Seed Oil provides moisture and hydration to the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Greens Nutrient Rich Facial Moisturiser, Baby Silky Soft Massage Oil

Green Tea Extract

Camellia Sinessis Leaf Extract

Extracted from Green Tea leaves and high in antioxidants this botanical is perfect for fighting acne causing bacteria as well as evening skin tone.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sensitive Cleansing Gel, Foaming Facial Cleanser, Blemish Control Clearing Facial Wash. 

Glycerin

A powerful humectant that helps your skin to hold its own moisture, by holding water within its own surface layers of the skin.  This reduces the prevalence of your skin drying out.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Mist Toner, Micellar Water

Glyceryl Caprylate

Vegetable derived ingredient. Part of a system that allows us to solubilise oil in clear water based formulas.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Rose Hydrating Mist Toner, Oil Balancing Clarifying Facial Tonic 


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Helichrysum Italicum Extract

A gentle oil for even the most sensitive skin, this botanical provides essential fatty acids to the skin to assist with complexion clarity. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir. 

Hematite Powder

A natural rich red iron oxide, that provides pigment to our products.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sensitive Pink Clay Mask

Hemp Seed Oil

Cannabis Sativa Seed Oil

Rich in essential fatty acids, that the skin needs to maintain a healthy complexion, Hemp Seed restores vibrancy to the complexion.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Nourishing Chia Seed Oil, Super Greens Cleansing Oil. 

Hibiscus Flower Extract

Hibiscus Sabdariffa Flower Extract

The extract from the calyx of this flower has anti ageing properties. It helps to reduce the appearance of wrinkles. The white hibiscus is grown in Senegal without the use of pesticides or fertilisers. It was traditionally known for its anti spasmodic properties to treat stomach cramps.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Intensive Firming Serum, Purely Ageless Rejuvenating Day Cream, Purely Ageless Restorative Night Cream. 

Horsetail Extract

Equisetum Arvense Extract

A plant extract that is utilised for its high content of Silica, leaving the skin smooth, soft and hydrated.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Cream Cleanser, Sensitive Calming Night Cream, Facial Moisturiser, 

Hydrogenated Castor Oil

A white vegetable wax, castor oil works by ensuring all ingredients within your skincare formulations are working well together to achieve the desired end result.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Paw Paw Ointment

Hydrolyzed Rhizobian Gum

A botanical byproduct to provide temporary firming of the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Intensive Firming Serum, Purely Ageless Reviving Eye Cream. 

Hydrolyzed Soy Protein

Soy protein deeply conditions the hair follicles resulting in soft, nourished hair. Also helps to soften and moisturise skin. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hand and Nail Cream, Moisture Restoring Hair Shampoo, Moisture Restoring Hair Conditioner. 

Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein

Helps to strengthen the hair by binding moisture to the strands and encouraging shine and vitality.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Moisture Restoring Hair Conditioner, Oil Balancing Hair Shampoo,  Nourishing Hair Conditioner.

Hydroxyethylcellulose

Derived from natural and renewable plant sources, this product works to ensure all of our formulations feel great to apply to the skin.
The following products are some that contain this ingredient:  Aloe Vera Gel.


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Illawara Plum

Podocarpus Elatus Fruit Extract

Abundant in Vitamin C, the Ilawarra plum contains a lesser known antioxidant called Gallic acid, this antioxidant helps to restore the skins natural moisture barrier to reduce dehydration.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Rosehip Enriching Night Cream. 

Iron Oxide

CI 77492

A naturally occurring mineral deposit that is used to gently provide pigmentation of product.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purifying Facial Masque 

Isopropyl Alcohol

A naturally derived ingredient. It is used in our conditioners as a solvent, allowing us to avoid harsher solvents. It is used at very low quantities, that will not affect the hair.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Hair Conditioner, Natural Balance Hair Conditioner, Oil Balancing Hair Conditioner.


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Jojoba Esters

Jojoba Esters are designed to provide the gentlest of exfoliations without irriating the skin, the waxy constituents of Jojoba leaves the skin feeling smooth and supple.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Detoxifying Facial Scrub, Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir, Coffee and Coconut Exfoliating Masque. 

Jojoba Oil

Simmondsia Chinesis Seed Oil

Jojoba oil nourishes the skin by producing a fine wax to helps to keep your natural hydration where its meant to be (in the skin!) 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Cleansing Oil, Oil Balancing Pore Refining Facial Scrub, Restoring Argan Oil. 


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Kakadu Plum

Terminalia Ferdinandiana Fruit Extract

A naturally rich source of Vitamin C, Kakadu plum aids in the hydration and clarity of your complexion. It is high in antioxidants that protect the skin from damage. It was traditionally used by Aboriginals as a soothing balm for aching limbs. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Rosehip Hydrating Day Cream, Rosehip Nourishing Cream Cleanser, Rosehip Enriching Night Cream. 

Kale Extract

Brassica Oleracea Acephala Leaf Extract

This nutrient dense super food is rich in antioxidants to improve the appearance of the skin. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Facial Recovery Serum, Super Greens Detoxifying Facial Masque, Super Greens Cleansing Oil. 

Kaolin Clay

A gentle lightweight clay that lightly lifts dirt and impurities from the pores, resulting in a clear and radiant complexion.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sensitive Pink Clay Facial Masque, Purifying Facial Masque, Super Greens Detoxifying Facial Masque.


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Lactic Acid

Lactic Acid is used in products to buffer the pH. This is to maintain the stabiltiy and safety of the product.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Facial Masque, Super Greens Facial Recovery Serum, Purely Ageless Reviving Eye Cream. 

Lavender Oil

Lavandula Angustifolia Oil

Containing calming aromas to soothe the senses, Lavender is also a high in antibacterial properties to keep your complexion clear.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Oil Balancing Mattifying Moisturiser, Blemish Control Oil Free Moisturiser, Oil Balancing Anti-Pollution Face Masque.

Licorice Root Extract

Glycyrrhiza Glabra Extract

Rich in nourishing antioxidants to improve the overall appearance of the complexion. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Detoxifying Facial Scrub. 

Lime Oil

Citrus Aurantifolia Oil

Essential Oils derived from limes to provide a fresh burst of citrus to your Sukin skincare.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Botanical Body Wash, Oil Balancing Pore Refining Facial Scrub, Oil Balancing Anti-Pollution Facial Masque. 

Limonene

Traces found in essentials oils.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Botanical Body Wash, Men's Body Wash, Hydrating Mist Toner. 

Linalool

Traces found in essentials oils.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir, Rosehip Nourishing Cream Cleanser, Natural Deodarant. 

Lecithin

Derived from Soybean, this ingredient is a great vegan alternative to lanolin and works by ensuring our formulations are rich and luxurious, to provide deep hydration.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Micellar Cleansing Water, Purifying Facial Masque, Purely Ageless Reviving Eye Cream. 

Lemon Myrtle

Backhousia Citriodora Oil

Obtained from the leaves of the Lemon Myrtle, not only does it provide a fresh uplifting aroma, this ingredient is also antibacterial and antiviral.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Oil Balancing Clarifying Facial Tonic, Oil Balancing Purifying Gel Cleanser, Oil Balancing Pore Refining Facial Scrub. 


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Macadamia Seed Oil

Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Oil

A close match to the sebum on our skin, Macadamia oil is readily absorbed and nourishing for the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Contouring Creme, Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir, Purely Ageless Restorative Night Cream. 

Maltodextrin

A sugar chain obtained from rice, this ingredients primary job is to help stabilise the formulations of your skincare.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Body Contouring Creme. 

Mandarin Peel Oil

Citrus Nobilis Peel Oil

This cold pressed oil provides your products with a lovely uplifting aroma of citrus as well as provides antibacterial properties to your skincare.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Bio natural Skin Oil, Oil Balancing Hair Conditioner, Oil Balancing Hair Shampoo. 

Mango Seed Butter

Mango seed is rich in fatty acids, which help your skin in maintaining a healthy and vibrant appearance.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Facial Masque.

Maracuja Oil

Passiflora Edulis Seed Oil

Rich in essential fatty acids and Vitamin C, this ingredient is perfect to hydrate dry, sensitive and acne prone skins, leaving your complexion smooth and soft.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Restoring Argan Oil. 

Marigold Extract

Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract

Extracted from the Marigold flower, this ingredient is rich in moisturising properties to soften and soothe the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: BioNatural Skin Oil, Baby Body Lotion

Marula Seed Oil

Sclerocarya Birrea Seed Oil

A rich and nourishing oil, that has excellent moisturising properties.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Ultra Hydrating Body Oil

Moringa Leaf Extract

Moringa Oleifera Leaf Extract

Rich in natural sources of iron, Moringa Extract promotes hair health and vitality.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Oil Free Moisturiser, Oil Balancing Purifying Gel Cleanser, Oil Balancing Anti-Pollution Face Masque. 


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Nettle Leaf Extract

Urtica Dioica leaf extract

Botanical extract that aids in adding shine and vitality to hair.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Natural Deodorant, Cream Cleanser, Hydrating Body Lotion.


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Olive Fruit Oil

Olea Europaea Fruit Oil

Rich in essential fatty acids vital for skin health, Olive oil is extremely beneficial for dry skin types as it helps to restore natural hydration.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Nourishing Chia Seed Oil, Hydrating Facial Masque, Purely Ageless Intensive Firming Serum.


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Papaya Fruit Extract

Carica Papaya Fruit Extract

High in vitamins A, C & E for skin vibrancy, Papaya also contains gentle fruit enzymes that dissolve dry flaky skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Facial Masque, Volumising Hair Shampoo & Conditioner, Paw Paw Ointment

Paracress Extract

Spilanthes Acmella Flower Extract

A potent botanical that helps to reduce the appearance of wrinkles. It is an oil extract from the upper part of the Paracress plant. Ours is especially from South Africa, as this region has a high content of active ingredient. The manufacturer we purchase from only picks the flower from the Paracress plant, allowing the plant to continue growing.

In our Purely Ageless Range, Paracress reduces the appearance of Wrinkles by up to 50%. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir.

Parsley Extract

Petroselinum Crispum Extract

Rich in antioxidants and Vitamin C, Parsley Extract helps to keep your complexion hydrated and clear.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Detoxifying Facial Scrub, Super Greens Cleansing Oil. Super Greens Nutrient Rich Facial Moisturiser.

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Derived from vegetable feed stock oil, this ingredient ensures that Sukin formulations stay the same lovely consistency regardless of varying temperatures across all the different countries Sukin is sold in.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sensitive Cleansing Gel, Botanical Body Wash.

Peppermint Extract

Mentha Piperita Leaf Extract

Used for its uplifting aroma in our skincare formulations. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Clearing Facial Wash, Blemish Control Spot Banishing Gel, Blemish Control Pore Perfecting Toner. 

Pepper Seed Oil

Piper Nigrum Seed Oil

A spicy scent that we use within our Men's range products.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Men's Facial Moisturiser, Men's Shaving Gel, Men's Facial Cleanser.

Phenoxyethanol

A gentle and safe preservative system used at levels below 1% to ensure your lovely Sukin products don’t growth any nasty bacteria.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Men's Body Wash, Baby Gentle Body Wash, Sensitive Soap Free Body Wash

Pineapple Fruit Extract

Ananas Sativus Fruit Extract

Pineapple fruit contains enzymes that help to refine the top layer of the skin by dissolving dry and flaky skin cells that can cause congestion across your complexion.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Facial Masque, Volumising Hair Shampoo, Volumising Hair Conditioner. 

Polyglyceryl-10 Isostearate

Vegetable derived ingredient. Part of a system that allows us to solubilise oil in clear water based formulas.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Mist Toner, Rose Hydrating Mist Toner.

Polyglyceryl-5 Oleate

Vegetable derived ingredient. Part of a system that allows us to solubilise oil in clear water based formulas.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Mist Toner, Rose Hydrating Mist Toner.

Polyglyceryl-6 Oleate

Vegetable derived ingredient. Part of a system that allows us to solubilise oil in clear water based formulas.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Mist Toner, Rose Hydrating Mist Toner.

Polyquaternium-10

A hair conditioner alternative to silicone. Protects and strengthens hair, helping with easy combing and styling. Provides hair with shine and reduces static.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Volumising Hair Shampoo, Hydrating Hair Shampoo, Natural Balance Hair Shampoo.

Pomegranate Extract

Punica Granatum Seed Extract

Pomegranate has antimicrobial and antioxidant properties, improves the skins appearance, helps retain skin moisture.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Clearing Facial Wash, Oil Balancing Clarifying Tonic, Rosehip Hydrating Day Cream.

Potassium Sorbate

Potassium Sorbate is a preservative. Used to keep our products safe.


The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Rejuvenating Day Cream.

Pullulan

A polysaccharide used in a blend to provide gelling texture to product. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Intensive Firming Serum, Purely Ageless Reviving Eye Cream. 

Pumice

A light, biodegradable porous rock, that helps to  manually remove dull skin cells from the surface of the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Oil Balancing Pore Refining Facial Masque. 

Pure Ribose

Obtained from Corn, this super sugar helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, to restore a more youthful complexion. Ribose can also improve skin elasticity.

Purely Ribose reduces the appearance of Wrinkles by up to 78% & Visible results after just 14 days. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Restorative Night Cream, Purely Ageless Intensive Firming Serum, Purely Ageless Rejuvenating Day Cream. 


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Quandong Extract

High in essential fatty acids and Vitamin C, reduces the appearance of fine wrinkles and is moisturising and nourishing. Antioxidant rich to fight free radicals.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Rosehip Enriching Night Cream, Rosehip Nourishing Cream Cleanser.

Quince

Cydonia Oblonga Extract

Quince provides the skin with gentle protection from environmental stressors and fortifies the skins protective barrier to reduce hydration loss.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Pore Perfecting Toner, Blemish Control Oil Free Moisturiser, Blemish Control Spot Banishing Gel. 


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Rice Powder

Oryza Sativa

Rice Powder is used in Sukin products to help absorb excess oils that sit on the surface of the skin, leaving a smooth mattified complexion as the result.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Oil Balancing Mattifying Moisturiser. 

Rosehip Oil

Rosa Canina Fruit Oil

Rich in antioxidants, Rosehip Oil feeds the skin vital nutrients to support a radiant and clear complexion.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Certified Organic Rosehip Oil, Rosehip Enriching Night Cream, Rosehip Nourishing Cream Cleanser. 

Rosemary Leaf Extract

Rosmarinus Officinalis Extract

Rich in antibacterial properties, Rosemary extract helps to reduce the prevalence of breakout causing bacteria on the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Oil Free Moisturiser, Blemish Control Pore Perfecting Toner, Blemish Control Clearing Facial Wash.

Rose Water

Rosa Damascena Flower Water

A gentle light floral water to help soothe and tone the skin. It also helps the skin to hydrate and retain moisture. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Mist Toner, Rose Hydrating Mist Toner.


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Sage Extract

Salvia Officinalis Extract

Gentle in scent, Sage extract softens and nourishes all skin types.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Spot Banishing Gel, Blemish Control Clearing Facial Wash, Blemish Control oil Free Moisturiser.

Sclerotium Gum

This is a naturally derived thickening agent. It gives the product a gel texture.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Intensive Firming Serum, Purely Ageless Reviving Eye Cream. 

Sea Salt

Sodium Chloride

Works with the wash system to create a thick texture.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Cleansing Hand Wash, Hydrating Hair Shampoo, Natural Balance Hair Shampoo.

Sesame Seed Oil

Sesamum Indicum Oil

Rich in essential fatty acids to nourish all skin types.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: OIl Balancing Mattifying Moisturiser, Energising Body Scrub, Men's Body Wash.

Shea Butter

Butyrospermum Parkii Butter

A natural fat obtained from the Shea fruit, this botanical is intensely nourishing and moisturising for the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sensitive Facial Moisturiser, Hydrating Body Lotion, Moisture Restoring Hair Conditioner. 

Silica

A natural mineral that restores health and vitality to skin, hair and nails.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Body Contouring Creme, Purely Ageless Intensive Firming Serum, Purely Ageless Reviving Eye Cream. 

Stearic Acid

A fatty acid used to emulsify and stabilise the product.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sensitive Pink Clay Facial Masque, Super Greens Detoxifying Facial Masque, Oil Balancing Anti-Pollution Facial Masque. 

Stevia

Stevia Rebaudiana Extract

Contains a molecule that helps to reduce the appearance of cellulite. It is this same molecule that gives it it's sweetness.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Body Contouring Creme.

Sodium Benzoate

Preservative to keep our products safe to use. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Paw Paw Ointment, Purely Ageless Rejuvenating Day Cream 

Sodium Cocoyl Glutamate

Vegetable derived ingredient. This ingredient works with others to help create a stable and clear formula.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Rose Hydrating Mist Toner, Blemish Control Pore Perfecting Toner, Oil Balancing Clarifying Facial Tonic.

Sodium Dilauramidoglutamide Lysine

Vegetable derived ingredient. This ingredient works with others to help create a stable and clear formula.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Hydrating Mist Toner, Rose Hydrating Mist Toner. 

Sodium Hydroxide

Sodium Hydroxide is used in products to buffer the pH. This is to maintain the stability and safety of the product.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Pore Perfecting Toner.

Sodium Lauroyl Methyl Isethionate

A naturally derived mild cleansing agent. Provides a gentle yet thorough clean. Creates a creamy long lasting foam.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Men's Shaving Gel, Blemish Control Clearing Facial Wash, Oil Balancing Hair Shampoo.

Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate

Vegetable derived emulsifier. It ensures creams and lotions are stable.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Coffee and Coconut Exfoliating Masque, Super Greens Facial Recovery Serum, Purely Ageless Rejuvenating Day Dream.

Sodium Surfactin

Vegetable derived ingredient. This ingredient works with others to help create a stable and clear formula.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Rose Hydrating Mist Toner, Blemish Control Pore Perfecting Toner.

Sorbic Acid

A preservative that keeps our products safe to use.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Spot Banishing Gel, Blemish Control Pore Perfecting Toner.

Sorbitan Oleate

A vegetable derived emulsifier. Ensures cream and lotions are stable.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Cleansing Oil, Purely Ageless Intensive Firming Serum. 

Sorbitan Olivate

A vegetable derived emulsifier. Ensures cream and lotions are stable.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Spot Banishing Gel, Purely Ageless Reviving Eye Cream, Purely Ageless Intensive Firming Serum. 

Soybean Oil

Glycine Soja Oil

Used to serve as a natural carrier oil in our formulations.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Bio-natural Skin Oil, Restoring Argan Oil, Super Greens Body Contouring Creme.

Spearmint Oil

Mentha Viridis Leaf Oil

Used for its uplifting aroma in our skincare formulations.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Oil Balancing Hair Shampoo, Oil Balancing Hair Conditioner.

Spirulina Extract

Spirulina Platensis Extract

A blue-green algae, bursting with natural vitamins. An excellent ingredient in your skincare due to its ability to neutralise free radicals.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Facial Recovery Serum, Super Greens Detoxifying Facial Scrub, Super Greens Cleansing Oil.

Sunflower Oil

Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil

A rich source of natural Vitamin E, Sunflower seed is an excellent ingredient for hydrating and nourishing the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Cleansing Oil, Purely Ageless Reviving Eye Cream, Super Greens Nourishing Chia Seed Oil.

Sweet Almond Oil

Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis Oil

Due to its lightweight consistency, Sweet Almond Oil is readily absorbed by the skin, helping to replace lost moisture.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir, Bio-natural Skin Oil, Baby Body Lotion Fragrance Free.


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Tamanu Oil

Calophyllum Inophyllum Seed Oil

Produced from the nut kernels of the Tamanu tree, this oil is rich in vitamin E and antioxidants to provide a healthy glow to the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Body Contouring Creme, Bio-natural Skin Oil. 

Tangerine Peel Oil

Citrus Tangerina Peel Oil

Essential oils extracted from Tangerine peel, provides a fresh uplifting scent to your skincare.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Botanical Body Wash, Hand and Nail Cream, Facial Moisturiser.

Tasmanian Pepper

Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit/Leaf Extract

Extracted from a species native to Australia. An extract that protects sensitive skin, and reduces the appearance of red skin. It is used in the Mens range to help comfort the skin after shaving. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Men's Facial Cleanser, Men's Facial Moisturiser, Men's Shaving Gel.

Tea Tree Oil

Melaleuca Alternifolia Leaf Oil

Tea Tree Oil is a rich source of natural anti bacterial properties, helping to reduce breakout causing bacteria on your skin. Crushed leaves of the tea tree were traditionally used by aborigines to treat wounds and inhaled to treat coughs.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Blemish Control Oil Free Moisturiser, Blemish Control Pore Perfecting Toner, Blemish Control Clearing Face Wash.

Tetrasodium Glutamate Diacetate

Plant based and biodegradable we use this ingredient for its sequestering properties meaning, its ability to remove water hardness when washing your hair.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Volumising Hair Shampoo, Natural Balance Hair Shampoo, Hydrating Hair Shampoo. 


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Vanilla Extract

Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract

Another key extract used in our Signature Blend.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Revitalising Facial Scrub, Cream Cleanser, Foaming Facial Cleanser.

Vanillin

A key extract used in our Sukin Signature Blend.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purifying Body Scrub, Revitalising Facial Scrub, Hydrating Body Lotion.

Vitamin A

Retinyl Palmitate

A well known anti-ageing antioxidant, Vitamin A works to restore skin to a more youthful and rejuvenated state.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Bio-natural Skin Oil.

Vitamin E

Tocopherol Acetate

Vitamin E richly nourishes the skin to help restore a healthy balance to your complexion.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Moisture Restoring Night Cream, Rosehip Nourishing Cream Cleanser, Antioxidant Eye Serum.

Vitamin F

Linoleic Acid

An omega 3 essential fatty acid to moisturise the skin and keep the protective barrier hydrated.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Bio-natural Skin Oil, Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir. 


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Walnut Shell Powder

Juglans Regia Shell Powder

A gentle exfoliating ingredient, due to the fine powder when it is crushed, Walnut Powder doesn’t cause microscopic tears or damage to the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Revitalising Facial Scrub, Men's Facial Scrub, Energising Body Scrub.

Wheat Germ Oil

Triticum Vulgare Oil

Wheat Germ Oil helps to lock in natural moisture levels. It is naturally rich in vitamins, has antioxidant properties and gives the skin a soft and smooth appearance. 

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Cream Cleanser, Facial Moisturiser, Hydrating Body Lotion. 

White Tea Leaf Extract

Camellia Sinessis Leaf Extract

White Tea is a rich source of antioxidants to protect the skin against environmental stressors.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Oil Balancing Clarifying Facial Tonic, Blemish Control Pore Perfecting Toner, Blemish Control Oil Free Moisturiser.

Willowherb

Epilobium Angustifolium Extract

Extracted from a vibrant pink flower, Willowherb helps to calm and reduce redness across the skin associated with environmental stressors. It has a historical use as an intestinal astringent and for healing burns and soothing skin inflammations.

In our Spot Vanishing Gel, Willowherb fights the causes of Blemishes in just 30 minutes!

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Oil Balancing Purifying Facial Cleanser, Blemish Control Oil Free Moisturiser, Blemish Control Spot Banishing Gel. 

Witch Hazel

Hamamelis Virginiana Extract

Witch hazel is a gentle astringent, allowing the removal of excess dirt in the pores and helping to minimise the appearance of enlarged pores.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Foaming Facial Cleanser, Hydrating Mist Toner. 


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Xanthan Gum

Used to ensure the quality and thickness of your products is optimal for application.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Sunless Bronzing Gel, Super Greens Detoxifying Facial Masque, Purely Ageless Rejuvenating Day Cream.


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Yerba Mate

Ilex Paraguariensis Leaf Extract

Containing higher levels of antioxidants comparatively than green tea and red wine, this extract works by reducing the effects of free radical damage in the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Super Greens Body Contouring Creme.

Ylang Ylang Flower Oil

Cananga Odorata Flower Oil

Not only is this oil light and fragrant, it helps to remove excess oils on the skin, without drying the skin.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Purely Ageless Hydration Elixir.

Yucca Schidigera Root Extract

Yucca is known for its gentle cleansing properties, meaning it helps to effectively cleanse your skin and lock in much needed moisture.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Cleansing Hand Wash, Botanical Body Wash, Botanical Body Wash: Lime and Coconut.


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Zinc Phenosulfate

Zinc Phenosulfate inhibits the growth of bacterial organisms, so is perfect for use in products such as deodorants, where bacteria tends to breed.
This ingredient inhibits odour causing bacteria.

The following products are some that contain this ingredient: Natural Deodorant.