You’ve reached the Sasse Skin dictionary. 10 points to Gryffindor for being an intellectual!
Here is a breakdown of every ingredient we use in our products. Use this as a quick reference to learn about our ingredients and understand why we choose to use them.
Like the Oxford dictionary, we’ll keep updating this page each time we release a new product.
|What is it?
|Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)
|A potent antioxidant which works to lighten pigmentation, brighten the complexion and promote collagen production.
|An absorbent powder that detoxifies the skin by binding to and removing excess sebum (oil) and impurities from the skin.
|An excellent emollient derived from coconut oil and glycerin which works to moisturise and protect the skin.
|Daucus Carota Sativa Seed Oil (Carrot Seed Oil)
Can be used as a natural dye while also carrying antimicrobial, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory properties that may improve skin health and appearance.
|Diethylhexyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate
|An oil-soluble surfactant which allows oil-based formulas to effectively foam and wash off the skin. We’re pretty proud of this one.
|A humectant, which is a type of moisturising agent that pulls water into the outer layer of your skin from deeper levels of your skin and the air.
|Leptospermum Scoparium Mel (Manuka Honey)
|Holds strong antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties while also acting as a humectant (meaning it’s superpower is the ability to draw in moisture).
|A water in oil emulsifier. Allows the smooth combination of water-soluble ingredients into oil-soluble ingredients. Super cool.
An absorbent powder used as a thickening agent. Makes the product feel heaps nicer. It’s the small things, you know?
|An emulsifier which also can be used as an oil thickener.
|An oil pressed from the seeds of a sunflower. It works to moisturise the skin while also being rich in Vitamin A and vitamin E which assist in restoring skin health.
|Theobrama Cacao (Cacao Butter)
|A solid butter which is rich in fatty acids. It works to deeply moisturise and nourish the skin. Glow baby, glow!
|A jelly like substance emollient used as a moisturiser to treat or prevent dry, rough, scaly, itchy skin and minor skin irritations.