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Our ingredient

why we chose each of

our ingredients.


Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice – Containing high levels of skin-loving and water-soluble antioxidants, amino acids, vitamins and minerals, Aloe Vera helps to soothe and hydrate the skin.

Allantoin - Derived from the Comfrey plant, Allantoin soothes and calms irritated skin.

Aqua/Water – Distilled or deionised water that has been purified and has had all contaminants removed.

Backhousia Citriodora (Lemon Myrtle) Leaf Extract – Native to Australia, this plant extract is packed full of water-soluble phyto-compounds and antioxidants to help calm and protect skin. Antioxidants found in the leaf extract scavenge for free radicals in the skin, helping to prevent cell damage caused by environmental stressors.


Brassica Glycerides – A palm-free emulsifier that gives body and structure to our formulations. This natural ingredient is derived from rapeseed oil, which is high in antioxidants and Vitamin E.

Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter – With high concentrations of fatty acids and lipid-soluble vitamins, Shea Butter provides anti-inflammatory and healing properties for skin.


Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride – Fractionated coconut oil that is liquid at room temperature and non-greasy. This emollient is rich in medium-chain triglycerides that help to nourish skin and protect it from moisture loss.


Cetearyl Alcohol – Acts as a stabiliser and emulsifier to help keep water and oil formulations stable. Cetearyl Alcohol increases the viscosity and creaminess of a product, allowing us to develop rich and luxurious creams. It is readily biodegradable and 100% plant derived.


Cetearyl Glucoside – This emulsifier creates a very mild cream base with the same lamellar structure found in the skin’s lipids. It is readily biodegradable and 100% plant derived.


Citric Acid – Used to balance the pH of water-based formulations, this alpha hydroxy acid is originally derived from citrus fruits.


Citrus Aurantium Amara (Neroli) Flower Oil – An essential oil derived from the blossoms of the Bitter Orange tree.


Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Sweet Orange) Peel Oil – An essential oil derived from the discarded peels of the Sweet Orange fruit.


Citrus Bergamia (Bergamot) Peel Oil – An essential oil derived from the discarded peels of the Bergamot fruit.


Cocamidopropyl Betaine – A naturally-derived surfactant that forms micelles around dirt and oil on the skin to gently and effective cleanse.


Coco Glucoside – A mixture of fatty alcohols from coconut oil and glucose used as a mild surfactant. This cleansing agent moisturises the skin and does not dry it out.


Decyl Glucoside – A mild and non-toxic surfactant used to gently remove dirt and oil from skin. Made from coconut oil and glucose, this surfactant does not strip or dry out the skin.


Eucalyptus Globulus (Tasmanian Blue Gum) Leaf Extract – This Australian native plant is known for its antibacterial properties. Over the millennia, the Tasmanian Blue Gum has developed a myriad of phyto-compounds to help protect itself from the harsh Australian environment. This extract is rich in water-soluble vitamins and minerals to help protect skin against environmental stressors.


Glycerin – A natural humectant readily available in vegetable fats that helps to retain the skin’s moisture by preventing Trans-Epidermal Water Loss (TEWL). This sweet substance is very moisturising and gentle on the skin.


Glycine Soja (Wild Soybean) Oil – Rich in omega-3 and -6 fatty acids which are required for healthy cell membranes and the proper barrier function of the skin. Soybean Oil is also a rich source of Vitamin E.


Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride – This molecule is a quaternary ammonium derivative of guar gum used as a natural conditioning agent in shampoos, conditioners, and body washes. It imparts a softness and silkiness to the skin and hair after rinsing.


Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil – A non-comedogenic oil that hydrates and nourishes skin. This gentle oil helps to soothe and calm irritated skin and is perfect for sensitive skintypes.


Heptyl Undecylenate – An exceptionally light and dry feeling emollient and a natural alternative to silicones. 100% vegetable derived and palm-free.


Lavender Maillette (Lavender) Flower Oil – An essential oil derived from the Lavender flower, known for its calming and healing properties.


Niacinamide – Vitamin B3 is a water-soluble vitamin that is proven to reduce inflammation and protect the skin from environmental stresses.


Origanum Majorana (Marjoram) Leaf Oil – An essential oil derived from the leaves of the Marjoram herb, known for its calming and stress relief properties.


Polyacrylate Crosspolymer-6 – A synthetic polymer powder that stabilises and thickens water-based formulations without making it feel sticky. This material helps to keep our formulations together while imparting a soft sensorial profile.


Potassium Sorbate – A gentler alternative to parabens that stops the growth of bacteria. When used in combination with Sodium Benzoate, this food-grade preservative system prevents our water-based products from growing unwanted bacteria and mould.


Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil – Rich in Vitamin E and other lipid-soluble vitamins, Sweet Almond Oil deeply nourishes and protects the skin. This oil is perfect to use on dry and sensitive skintypes.


Santalum Spicatum (Sandalwood) Seed Oil – Present in every Naieve Skincare formulation, this potent oil possesses powerful anti-inflammatory properties. Sourced from Western Australia, our Sandalwood Seed Oil calms and soothes skin while imparting a subtle woody aroma.


Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil – This nourishing oil is commonly used to treat inflammation and may help in reducing the severity of skin conditions. Rich in vitamins, antioxidants and fatty acids, Jojoba can be used on all skintypes.


Sodium Benzoate – A food-grade preservative that is effective as an anti-fungal agent. When used in combination with Potassium Sorbate, this preservative system prevent our water-based products from growing unwanted bacteria and mold.


Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate – This anionic surfactant is made from fatty acid of coconut oil and has excellent moisturising properties and mild cleansing abilities. When combined with other surfactants, it helps to gently cleanse the hair and skin.


Squalane – Derived from sugarcane, this natural hydrocarbon is highly bio-compatible and hydrating for the skin. Found naturally in the skin, its role is to prevent Trans-Epidermal Water Loss (TEWL).


Tocopherol – This form of Vitamin E that is derived from refined soybeans and is a natural antioxidant that protects the skin cells from damage caused by environmental stressors and free radicals.


Xanthan Gum – A natural gum polysaccharide that is produced when sugar is fermented by a type of bacteria called Xanthomonas campestris. It is used as a thickener and stabiliser to help prevent separation in water-based systems.

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