Squalane, The Hero Moisturising Ingredient

Every dry skin deserves moisture and it come as a serum, face oil and moisturiser. Some ingredients reduces wrinkles and plumb your skin but causes breakouts and dehydration. Here comes the superhero Ingredient – Squalane. Squalane will moisturise your skin without clogging pores or leaving dehydrated.

Squalane, is produced in the human body called squalene, but it decreases in the amount as we grow older. This natural lipid peaks in our teens and starts to decrease in our 20’s which leaves skin, rough, dry and wrinkle. So applying squalane in our skin replenishes the and prevents early aging.

Most of the squalane products in the market nowadays comes from shark liver oil said The Lab & Co. founder Julie Pefferman, olives or sugarcane making them environmentally friendly and safe.

This special ingredient is also compared with oils like jojoba, argan and rose-hip but the weightless finish set it apart. It;s easily absorbed and mimics the skin’s natural processes. It’s an anti-inflammatory that reduces aging and promotes wound healing. The most of all its benefits is that it’s suitable for all skin types

Checkout below for squalane-packed products for all skin types:

The Ordinary

100% Plant-Derived Squalane, $7.90 at The Ordinary


Squalane + Probiotic Gel Moisturizer, $52 at Biossance

Herbivore Botanicals

Emerald Cannabis Sativa Hemp Seed Deep Moisture Glow Oil, $48 at Herbivore Botanicals


Inbetween Hydro Priming Cream, $45 at Glow Recipe