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100% Plant-Derived Squalane


About 100% Plant-Derived Squalane

100% Plant-Derived Squalane is a lightweight, non-comedogenic oil that is found naturally in the skin.

Why It’s Special

This treatment hydrates and restores a soft, supple texture to all skin types (including acne-prone). It prevents moisture loss with regular use. It can also be applied to hair to add shine and protect from damage.

Key Ingredients
  • Squalane: an emollient ingredient that is found naturally in the skin, making it an excellent hydrator for all skin types
How to Use

Apply a few drops to your face after toners and water-based products as needed.

Other Details
  • Size: 30 ml
  • Cruelty-free
  • Vegan
  • Silicone-free

Frequently Asked Questions

I’m pregnant or breastfeeding. Is 100% Plant-Derived Squalane safe for me?

This product is considered safe for use while pregnant or breastfeeding, but it’s best to check with your healthcare provider first.

I have acne-prone or oily skin. Can I use 100% Plant-Derived Squalane?

Squalane is compatible with most skin types because it occurs naturally in healthy skin. It is fast-absorbing and lightweight, making it a great choice for acne-prone or oily skin. Because everyone’s skin is different, we recommend patch testing any new product before adding it to your routine.

How do I add 100% Plant-Derived Squalane to my skin care routine?

Apply it to cleansed skin after toners, serums, and other water-based treatments. You can apply another moisturizer on top if desired.

Is 100% Plant-derived Squalane recommended for skin that is aging and showing fine lines and wrinkles?

Yes, squalane is a safe facial oil that can be used for skin with aging concerns or fine lines and wrinkles.

Is squalane oil recommended to be used s a moisturizer for dry skin?

You can use squalane as a stand alone moisturizer but for severely dehydrated or extra dry skin, it's best used when paired with another rich moisturizer.

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