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Acacia Gum (Acacia Senegal Gum)

A natural, silky smooth thickener used for cosmetic products.

Acai Oil (Euterpe Oleracea Oil)

Derived from the Acai Palm, this oil is a natural source of antioxidants, vitamins, and fatty acids that helps reduce inflammation and support healthy skin.

Almond Oil (Sweet)

High in antioxidants and vitamins, Almond Oil helps sooth inflammation for conditions such as eczema and psoriasis.

Aloe Vera Extract (Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice)

Helps hydrate, nourish, and soothe skin.

Anisic Acid (p-Anisic Acid)

p-Anisic acid is an organic compound found inAnise, an edible plant (spice) from the Mediterranean region used in food. It's a well-known, natural, and safe ingredient. A compound with antiseptic properties used as a natural preservative in cosmetic products. Adorn has used this to ensure the integrity of its products for longer shelf life. 

Apple Fruit Extract (Pyrus Malus)

An active ingredient in skincare products, sourced naturally from apples for its rich source of antioxidants.

Apricot Kernel Oil (Prunus Armeniaca)

Sourced from apricot fruit, this nourishing oil is high in antioxidants and helps restore the skin’s natural lipid barrier.

Argan Kernel Oil (Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil)

Regenerative and restoring oil with broad skincare benefits.

Avocado Oil (Persea Gratissima Oil)

High in nourishing fatty acids and vitamins A, B, D, and E, Avocado Oil is a skin replenishing product used to moisturise and calm your skin.

Bamboo (Bambusa Vulgaris)

A natural and sustainable exfoliation product, gentle on skin and instrumental in collagen production.

Behenic Acid

A non-fragrant, moisturising plant oil with a rich source of essential fatty acid.

Bergamot Essential Oil (Citrus Aurantium Bergamia Fruit Oil)

A natural, clarifying astringent used for balancing cosmetic formulas. Particularly valuable for dealing with oily skin and hyperpigmentation.

Black Currant Oil

Exceptionally high in omega 6 and omega 3, this oil helps to nourish and protect tissue whilst increasing skin elasticity.

Borage Oil (Borago Officinalis Seed Oil)

Contains one of the highest amounts of gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) of all the seed oils — higher than blackcurrant seed oil or evening primrose oil.

Boron Nitride

A natural, inert mineral used as a lubricant for smooth, longer lasting cosmetics.

Cacao Powder (Theobroma Cacao Fruit Powder)

A raw and powerful powder sourced from the cacao tree; high in antioxidants that help protect and repair the skin, reduce inflammation, and soothe redness and blemishes.

Calendula Flower (Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract)

Reduces inflammation, promotes skin tightness, and increases hydration.

Camellia Tea Oil (Camellia Oleifera Seed Oil)

Light weight and easily absorbed, Camellia Tea Oil is a non-greasy product with excellent levels of antioxidants, protecting the skin from free radical damage as well as promoting skin elasticity.

Candelilla Wax (Euphorbia Cerifera Cera)

A plant based wax and a suitable vegan alternative to beeswax.

Caprylhydroxamic Acid

An amino acid (organic compounds that are essential building blocks of life) derived from coconut oil.

Caprylyl/Capryl Glucoside

A biodegradable and plant-derived cleansing ingredient.

Carrot Powder (Daucus Carota Sativa)

A regenerating and hydrating skin conditioning agent with broad skin benefits.

Castor Oil (Ricinus Communis Seed Oil)

A naturally sourced antibacterial oil, rich in fatty acids, Castor Oil (Ricinus Communis Seed Oil) is used in many Adorn products for optimising and soothing skin, particularly those that suffer sensitivities. Why?

Cedarwood Essential Oil (Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil)

Aromatic essential oil with anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties.

Certified Organic Rosehip (Rosa Rubiginosa)

A highly penetrative plant-based emollient containing trans-retinoic acid – a bioactive component highly valuable for the skin.

Cetearyl Olivate

A moisture rich product rich in fatty acids that enhances the smoothness of skin whilst keeping makeup in place.

Chamomile Oil (Chamomilla Recutita Flower)

A soothing, moisturising, and anti-inflammatory oil that promotes wound healing.

Chia Seed Oil (Salvia Hispanica Seed Oil)

A super hydrating moisturiser and a rich source of omega-3 fatty acids that boosts, protects, and conditions the skin.

Chromium Oxide Green

An earth mineral used as a colouring agent/additive that was permanently listed by the FDA in 1997 for use in cosmetic products.

Cinnamon Oil (Cinnamomum Zeylanicum Bark Oil)

An aromatic essential oil that is stimulating, energising, and used as an aphrodisiac.

Citric Acid

A natural extract derived from citrus fruits used to exfoliate the skin, optimise the pH level of products, and balance alkalinity.

Clary Sage Oil (Salvia Sclarea)

A natural extract rich in vitamin E and antioxidant properties that helps heal skin.

Cocoa Butter

A rich, skin softening product high in antioxidants and fatty acids that helps moisturise and heal the skin.

Coconut Oil (Cocos Nucifera Oil)

A skin conditioning oil derived from the coconut. Similar to your skin’s bio-support network, Coconut Oil contains antibacterial, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory properties.

Coconut Water (Coco Glucoside)

Full of skin loving vitamins such as B2, B3, C, Coconut Water is used for its cleansing properties and helps hydrate and moisturise the skin.

Coffee Extract (Arabica)

Extracted by cold pressing green coffee beans, Coffee Extract has a high concentration of essential fatty acids, sterols, and vitamin E, making it a potent antioxidant with regenerating properties.

Cranberry Fruit Seeds (Vaccinium Macrocarpon)

A light, non-greasy antioxidant with anti-inflammatory and skin soothing properties that promotes elasticity.

Cucumber Extract

The extract comes from the peel of the cucumber and is high in minerals, vitamins, and antioxidants that assist skin repair and regeneration.

Cypress Oil (Cupressus Sempervirens Leaf Oil)

Derived from the cypress tree, helps promote healing by flushing out toxins, leaving your complexion fresh.

Davidson Plum Extract

A skin brightening extract full of powerful bio-active phytonutrients (such as Tartaric Acid) that helps strengthen and regenerate the skin.

Echinacea Angustiola

Gentle, plant based ingredient rich in antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties.

Edelweiss Extract

A powerful antioxidant extracted from plants. A natural sun protectant, it’s stronger than vitamin C and helps your skin stay supple and firm.

Evening primrose oil (Oenothera Biennis Seed Oil)

Rich in fatty acids with skin soothing and emollient benefits for the skin. Valuable for reducing inflammation in skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis.

Frankincense Oil (Boswellia Serrata Oil)

A natural plant-derived oil with skin balancing and cell rejuvenation properties that help heal, smooth, and firm the skin.

Geranium Oil (Pelargonium Graveolens Leaf)

Promotes healthy, glowing skin whilst providing a sweet, floral aroma. A powerful cicatrisant (skin healer) that helps repair scars and skin blemishes.

Glycerine (Glycerine Vegetable)

A natural humectant and emollient that supports the healing of minor skin irritations for a more smooth, hydrated feel.

Glyceryl Caprylate

An emollient derived from glycerin and plant fatty acids with skin conditioning benefits that also protect against bacteria.

Glyceryl Oleate

A natural, oil based emulsifier and stabilizer that conditions the skin.

Glyceryl Stearate Citrate

A emulsifier and emollient naturally derived from canola oil and corn.

Glyceryl Undecylenate

An all-natural, multi-functional ingredient used in cosmetic products for its emulsifying and self-preserving qualities. COSMOS approved.

Goji Berry (Lycium Barbarum Fruit Extract)

An antioxidant rich plant extract that helps support soft, smooth, and toned skin. Also works as a natural sun protectant.

Goldenseal (Hydrastis Canadensis) Root Extract

Rich in natural antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, this extract helps treat blemishes and ease itchiness associated with eczema and psoriasis.

Gotu Kola Extract

A valuable source of amino acids, vitamins, and fatty acids that help promote skin healing, protect itself from environmental stressors, and support a firmer look.

Grapefruit Peel Oil (Citrus Grandis)

A natural extract with a fresh, citrus aroma - commonly used to add fragrance to cosmetic products. A nourishing product that helps balance oily skin.

Grapeseed Oil

A natural extract with wound healing and anti-inflammatory properties. High in linoleic acid and excellent for oily and acne prone skin.

Green Coffee Extract

A moisturising, natural extract that helps tone, repair, hydrate, and protect the skin.

Green Tea Extract Liquid (Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract)

Rich in antioxidants and bioactive compounds that help condition and repair the skin against harmful environmental stressors.

Hazelnut Oil (Corylus Avellana Seed Oil)

A powerful antioxidant and astringent packed full of tannins that help cleanse, remove bacteria, and balance the look and health of the skin.

Hemp Seed Oil (Cannabis Sativa Seed Oil)

A vitamin and fatty acid rich oil derived from the hemp seed that moisturises, eases inflammation, and helps regulate the skins’ oil production.

Hyaluronic Acid

Helps bind water to collagen, locking in moisture and supporting a plump and dewy skin complexion.

Iris Florentina Extract

Reinforcing the skins’ barrier, this nourishing botanical extract is a potent antioxidant and acts as a metabolism booster for your skin.

Iron Oxides

Natural pigments that give cosmetic products their rich and vibrant colour.

Jojoba Oil (Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil)

A liquid wax with a similar molecular structure to the natural oils found in your skin. Naturally hypoallergenic, moisturising, healing, and suitable for sensitive skin.

Kakadu Plum (Terminalia Ferdinandiana Extract)

Highest level of vitamin C in the world. Helps repair and rejuvenate irritated skin for a more even complexion.

Kaolin Clay

A rich, natural source of silica that works as a gentle exfoliant. Supports cell renewal and promotes the skins’ elasticity.

Lauroyl Lysine

Amino acid derived ingredient that functions as a skin softening agent. Also provides greater adherence and longevity to cosmetic products.

Lavender (Lavandula Angustifolia Oil)

An aromatic essential oil that restores the skins complexion, helps heal wounds, and soothes drying skin conditions such as eczema.

Lemon Cold Pressed Essential Oil

Clarifies skin with antioxidants and vitamins, helping to heal wounds, remove bacteria, and restore a dull complexion for a rejuvenated look and feel.

Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil (Backhousia Citriodora Leaf Oil)

An aromatic essential oil native to Australia with antibacterial properties that benefits mature or oily skin.

Magnesium Stearate

A plant derived ingredient with lubricating properties used in cosmetic products to prevent separation of oil and liquid components.

Malic Acid

Adjusts the pH level of cosmetic products, working as an exfoliant to keep skin hydrated, cleansed, and rejuvenated.

Mango Butter (Mangifera Indica)

A vitamin rich butter (sourced from mangoes) full of antioxidants, amino acids, and fatty acids that nourish and restore the skin.

Marshmallow (Althaea Officinalis) Extract

A plant extract used topically to promote skin health by soothing irritation, hydrating, and working as a natural anti-inflammatory.

MCT Oil (Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride)

Derived from coconut oil (and commonly used in cosmetic products to help bind ingredients together), this ingredient creates a breathable layer on the skin, locking moisture in.

Meadowfoam Oil

A soothing, plant based oil similar to coconut and jojoba oil. A silky smooth, moisturising ingredient easily absorbed into the skin.

MSM (Methylsulfonylmethane)

MSM has a bioactive form of sulfar which soothes and strengthens the skin whilst delivering active ingredients to skin cells.

Neem Oil (Melia Azadirachta Seed Oil)

An oil expressed from the neem tree with regenerative properties and immune enhancing compounds. Excellent for acne and eczema.

Nettle Extract (Urtica Dioica)

A plant extract rich in vitamins, minerals, fatty acids, and amino acids with anti-inflammatory and antihistamine qualities.

Olive Leaf Extract (Olea Europaea Leaf Extract)

One of nature's most powerful natural antiviral and antibiotic extracts with healing, protecting, and hydrating properties.

Olive Squalane (Squalane)

Sourced from olives and mimicking human sebum, this natural oil is light, moisturising, and compatible with most skin types.

Origanum Vulgare Leaf Oil

A fragrant oil, high in anti-bacterial and anti-viral properties. Applied for its ability to heal infections and sooth skin irritations.

Palmarosa Oil (Cymbopogon Martini Oil)

A naturally fragrant ingredient added to cosmetics that penetrates, nourishes, and soothes the skin.

Papaya Fruit Ferment Extract

Adds good bacteria to your skin’s microbiome to help restore and rejuvenate your complexion.

Patchouli Essential Oil (Pogostemon Cablin Leaf Oil)

An anti-bacterial oil also used as a scent additive in cosmetics for its warm, woody, spicy aroma.

Peppermint Essential Oil (Mentha Piperita Oil)

Contains menthol which provides a sharp, minty aroma to enliven the senses. Helps sooth itchiness and promote energy.

Petitgrain Oil

A powerful anti-inflammatory with antibacterial benefits, helping calm problematic skin such as rosacea and acne.

Pineapple Extract (Ananas Sativus Fruit Extract)

A natural ingredient (rich in antioxidants and enzymes) that gently exfoliates the skin, helping to brighten, balance, soothe, and moisturise.

Polyglyceryl-4 Laurate/Sebacate

A naturally derived, biodegradable, gentle cleansing ingredient used as a solubilizer and emulsifier.

Polyvinyl Alcohol

A synthetic polymer of vinyl alcohol used in cosmetics as a gel-based thickener, film-forming, and binding agent.

Potassium Sorbate

A chemical compound used for its antimicrobial properties to extend the shelf life of cosmetic products.

Propanediol (Palm Free)

Sourced from corn, this palm-free ingredient acts as a preservative booster with additional hydrating ability for enhanced skin.

Pumpkin Seed Oil (Cucurbita Pepo Seed Oil)

A carrier oil with antioxidant, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory properties that has a calming and healing effect on dry or damaged skin.

Quandong Extract

A skin loving extract high in vitamin C and phenolic acids that give the skin anti-microbial, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory properties.

Resveratrol Extract

A plant compound with antioxidant properties that helps protect the skin, stimulate cell production, and improve its overall texture.

Rice Powder (Oryza Sativa)

Rice Powder is mattifying agent helpful at removing and reducing the oiliness of the skin and a gentle exfoliant with a silky smooth feel. It is not to be mistaken as a talc or filler which is present in many traditional cosmetics and can be drying to the skin. 

Rosa Damascena (Rose) Flower Distillate

A relaxing flower-derived ingredient with mild astringent properties that help calm irritated skin and boost hydration.

Rose Geranium Essential Oil

A naturally sourced plant oil with antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties that helps cleanse, heal, and tighten your skin.

Rosemary Essential Oil (Rosmarinus Officinalis Leaf Oil)

An uplifting essential oil with a woody aroma, and a potent antioxidant with stimulating properties.

Saccharide Isomerate

An all-natural plant derived ingredient utilised in cosmetic products for its balancing, water-binding, and emollient properties.

Safflower Seed Oil (Carthamus Tinctorius Oil)

A plant extracted oil important for optimal cell health. A great anti-inflammatory and antioxidant suitable for all skin types.

Sandalwood Essential Oil (Santalum Austrocaledonicum Wood Oil)

A woody scented oil used for centuries for its calming ability. A potent emollient with skin healing properties.


Used in skincare and cosmetic products as a preservative to prevent bacterial growth and spoilage.

Seabuckthorn Oil (Hippophae Rhamnoides Oil)

Rich in nutrients and active ingredients, this nourishing oil promotes cell growth for more youthful, soothed skin.

Seaweed Gum (Carrageenan)

Used in cosmetics as a thickening agent with water-binding properties that help prolong the shelf life of products.

Shea Butter (Butyrospermum Parkii Fruit)

A velvety rich feel against the skin, this plant based emollient mimics the lipid content of the skin.

Soap Wart Extract (Saponaria Officinalis Leaf/Root Extract)

Soapward Extract is rich in saponins and widely used for its broad therapeutic benefits.

Sodium Citrate

Primarily used to control the pH level and longevity of skincare and cosmetic products.

Sodium Levulinate

Made from the salt of levulinic acid and used in cosmetic products for its preservative and antimicrobial nature.

Solanum Lycopersicum Seed Oil

Derived from tomatoes, this nourishing oil is a powerful antioxidant that helps penetrate and support this skin.

Sorbitan Olivate

A softening wetting agent made from sorbitol and the fatty acids of olive oil.

Soya Bean Oil (Glycine Soja Oil)

A non-fragrant plant oil and great source of antioxidants that helps protect the skin against UV light and damage.

Stearic Acid

Used in cosmetic products for formulation purposed but also a soothing ingredient that helps protect the skin’s surface.

Sugar Beets (Dihydroxyacetone)

Sugar Beets naturally darkens your skin colour and is an active ingredient in self-tanners.

Sweet Orange Essential Oil (Citrus Aurantium Dulcis Peel Oil)

An uplifting and calming essential oil with an aromatic scent and loads of vitamin C.

Tamanu Oil (Calophyllum Inophyllum Seed Oil)

A nourishing, pure nut oil with anti-inflammatory properties that promotes skin regeneration.

Tangerine Essential Oil (Citrus Reticulata Peel Oil)

A fresh, citrus scented oil with antiseptic properties used for it revitalising qualities.

Tea Tree Oil (Melaleuca Alternifolia Leaf Oil)

Indigenous to Australia with a herbal scent and used for over a century for its calming, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory properties.

Thymol (Thyme)

An aromatic, herb derived extract with potent antioxidant properties that help protect and heal the skin against bacteria.

Tin Oxide

An inorganic compound used for the shimmering effect it brings to skincare and cosmetic products.

Titanium Dioxide

An earth mineral used to thicken and lighten skincare and cosmetic products. Excellent in sunscreen for its UV fighting properties.

Ultramarines (Undaria Pinnatifida)

A type of edible seaweed, naturally rich in vitamins, antioxidants, and nutrients. Contains the hydrating molecule fucoidan.

Vanilla (Vanilla Planifolia Extract)

An aromatic extract from the vanilla plant with powerful antioxidants that promote healing and healthy skin.

Vitamin B5 (Panthenol)

A super hydrating emollient that helps moisturise, soften, heal, and smooth all skin types.

Vitamin E Natural (Tocopherol)

An essential nutrient with hydrating and softening properties that help restore and protect the skin.

Watermelon Seed Oil (Citrullus Vulgaris Seed Oil)

A fruit based oil with restorative properties that helps your skin hydrate, balance oil, and protect against environmental stressors.

Wheatgerm Oil (Triticum Vulgare)

Sourced from wheat, this nourishing oil is high in vitamin E with skin softening properties.

Witch Hazel Extract (Hamamelis Virginiana Extract)

A plant derived skin conditioner that helps control sebum production and tighten the pores of the skin for a supple look.

Xanthan Gum

A natural thickener and emulsifier for skincare and cosmetic products.

Ylang Ylang (Cananga Odorata Flower Oil)

An aromatic essential oil that contains linalool, a compound that gives the oil its anti-inflammatory properties and fresh scent.

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

A fragrant, plant-derived skin cleanser and healer with antibacterial, antifungal, and anti-inflammatory properties.

Zinc Oxide

A primary ingredient to mineral based sunscreen favoured for its excellent ability to protect the skin against the sun.

Zinc Stearate

Used as a thickener, emulsifier, colour enhancer, and binding agent in skincare and cosmetic products.

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