What makes it special
- 100% lightweight Squalane sourced from olive oil. It prevents transepidermal water loss, restores suppleness and elasticity of skin
- Promotes faster restoration of the skin barrier function. Proven to significantly improve skin elasticity, firmness & moisturization after just 28 days of usage
- This pure squalane is sourced from Sophim, France who are leaders in production of vegetable Squalane. This product is Ecocert approved
Squalane can be produced naturally (via plants & vegetables like olives), or via livers of sharks. Shark squalene, however, is mostly used for pharmaceutical products & vaccines. The squalane used in our product is 100% natural and is derived from olives.
Squalane 100% Face oil is a very lightweight moisturizer and mimics natural squalene produced by our body. Hence it has a strong affinity to our skin. Squalane penetrates pores (without clogging them) and improves skin moisture, elasticity, and firmness of the skin.
Squalane 100% promotes faster restoration of the skin barrier function, hence continued use results in a reduction of trans-epidermal loss. If you have a combination or oily skin, you can try replacing your moisturizer with squalane as it squalane 100% does not clog pores. However, if you have dry, normal skin, you can layer squalane with a lightweight moisturizer to maximise benefits.
Pure Matte Sunscreen works very well for oily skin types as it absorbs excess oil from the skin.
What is Squalane 100%, and how does it benefit the skin?
Squalane is a pure, natural oil derived from 100% olive oil. It is highly regarded for its skin benefits, which include deep hydration, improved elasticity and a smoother complexion. This lightweight oil mimics the skin’s natural sebum, making it suitable for all skin types.
Is squalane 100% Serum suitable for acne-prone skin?
Absolutely Yes. plant squalane is 100% non-comedogenic and can help balance oil production, making it an excellent choice for acne-prone skin. It won’t clog pores and provides essential hydration without causing breakouts.
Can pure squalane oil be used as an anti-aging product?
Yes, 100% squalane oil is known for its anti-aging properties. It helps reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, provides moisture to dry skin, and supports a youthful, radiant complexion.
How should Squalane 100% be incorporated into a skin care routine?
Squalane Serum can be used in a variety of ways, such as in daily moisturizers, serums, or added to other skin care products. For best results apply a few drops to clean, damp skin and remember to use SPF 50 sunscreen during the day.
Is Squalane 100% vegan and cruelty-free?
Yes, Squalane is 100% vegan and cruelty-free. It is derived from olive oil and vadyke skincare ensure that their production process is cruelty-free, making it an ethical choice for conscientious consumers.
Can squalane Serum help with sensitive skin conditions like eczema?
100% plant derived squalane is a soothing and gentle choice for sensitive skin, including conditions like eczema. It helps soothe dryness, reduce redness, and provides much-needed relief to sensitive or irritated skin. Always perform a patch test first to ensure compatibility.
Does Squalane 100% Serum Lighten Skin?
Squalane, although not a direct skin brightener, provides excellent hydration. By retaining moisture, it can improve the overall texture and glow of your skin, indirectly contributing to a glowing complexion.
Vandyke Squalane 100% face oil is lightweight, fast-absorbing, and compared to other moisturizers.
Yes. Vandyke Squalane 100% Particular Face oil has calming and soothing properties. Squalene combination strengthens the skin’s natural moisture barrier and gives the skin a soothing effect.
Vandyke Squalane 100% is useful in preventing oiliness, lessens breakouts for acne-prone skin, prevents drying and dehydration of the skin.
Yes, just give a gap of 20-minute post-treatment product application.
At what age should I use Squalane Serum?
Squalane is gentle and is considered suitable for all skin types. This powerful antioxidant can prove to be very beneficial for people of 35 years of age and above. It is used to restore moisture in dry skin.
Why is Squalane 100% Serum so popular?
Squalane’s popularity stems from its light, non-greasy texture and exceptional ability to moisturize, soften, and improve the skin’s barrier function without causing breakouts.
What percentage of squalane oil is best?
Skin specialists say that the use of squalane is a great option to remove anti-aging from the skin and moisturize the skin with it. It is often used in skin care products in concentrations ranging from 0.5% to 100%.
The optimal percentage depends on the formulation and intended use of the product, so there is no one-size-fits-all answer. Squalane oil does not have any side effects so vandyke suggests the best concentration of squalane oil will be 100%.
Does 100% plant derived squalane Serum contain retinol?
Squalane is not retinol. It is a moisturizing oil derived from squalene and does not contain retinol, which is a vitamin A derivative known for its anti-aging properties.
Does Squalane 100% have side effects?
Squalane is generally safe and well tolerated. Side effects are rare, but if you have allergies or sensitive skin, a patch test is recommended. Always choose high quality, Vandyke Squalane 100% products to reduce the risk of adverse reactions.
Can I apply squalane 100% to my face every day?
Yes, squalane is safe for daily use and can be applied to your face every day. It is a versatile and non-irritating ingredient that can help keep your skin well-hydrated and healthy when used regularly in your skin care routine.