Squalane (Squalene) is a naturally occurring oil in the nature of many living things in nature. In addition, it naturally occurs in skin sebum. This content, which is a hydrocarbon consisting of a combination of hydrogen and carbon, can be obtained from 100% plant sources. The isoprenoid substance, which is the main ingredient of squalane, is an antioxidant that helps maintain cell renewal by settling in the membrane of cells. In addition, with its high lipophilic feature, it helps to break down and remove carcinogenic substances in the body. The vitality and freshness of the skin is provided by the moisturizing and regenerating effect of this special substance.
Where Is Squalane Obtained?
Composed of hydrogen and carbon, this hydrocarbon is naturally found in the sebum secreted in the skin. It is a perfect ingredient for a radiant skin with its natural state in the skin structure. However, the skin slows down cell renewal over time. Therefore, the need for external reinforcement of this content arises. To meet this need, the cosmetics industry turns to Squalane resources to produce products containing this special ingredient.
Prior to today's advances, this ingredient was thought to be found only in the liver oil of sharks and sebum in the skin of humans. In this case, to obtain this exclusive content; it was both very costly and required wrong practices for nature. Since shark fishing, which is used to meet the increasing need in the cosmetics industry, is not a sustainable method, new ways have been sought. As a result of many researches, perfect Squalane sources were reached. Sugar cane and olive are the leading sources of these resources.
Squalane in Skin Care Products
Cell renewal slows down with the youth period. Squalane ratio in the skin decreases as an indicator of aging. The skin loses its elasticity and the need for moisturizer increases. The appearance of wrinkles increases and loses its shine. In this case, it is very beneficial for the skin to take this content from herbal sources.
Squalane, which is included in skin care products;
- It gives a high degree of moisture,
- Easily absorbed by the skin
- It is a non-comedogenic (non-pore-clogging) oil. Therefore, it cannot cause acne and blackhead problems,
- Strengthens the skin barrier
- Plays an active role in cell regeneration,
- It gives shine and radiance to the skin,
- It is nature friendly as it is obtained from completely herbal sources,
- Increases skin elasticity,
- Compatible with all skin types,
- Softens the skin
- It increases the amount of oxygen.
All of Polente Natural Squalane-containing products are herbal. This special substance obtained from sugar cane meets the skin as the regenerative power of nature. This miraculous ingredient is included in the ingredients of products to provide intense moisture such as moisturizer, peeling, stain and collagen serum, dry oil for a bright skin.