Super Softy Glossary

Super Softy Glossary

Coconut oil: With a high content of fatty acids, it is a soft, soothing oil with excellent moisturising properties

Sweet almond oil: A gentle, nourishing oil suitable for all skin types (especially dry and sensitive ones). Rich in essential fatty acids, vitamins and amino acids, it helps to soften and nourish the skin.

Glycerin - Derived from coconut, glycerin is an excellent humectant; helping to reduce TEWL (trans-epidermal water loss) by drawing moisture from the air into the skin. It also helps to keep the skin soft and smooth.

Shea butter: A rich moisturising butter that comes from the African Shea Tree. Contains high levels of vitamins and essential fatty acids which helps to improve skin elasticity and revive dry skin.

Squalane: Derived from olives, squalane has a very similar composition to human sebum so penetrates quickly and reduces dryness.

Cetearyl olivate: Forms part of a very effective, mild emulsifier used to blend the oil & water together and stabilize the formulation.

Sorbitan olivate: An olive derived emulsifier that helps to blend the oil and water together while also providing a luxurious and smooth skin feel.

Cera alba: Obtained from the honey bee, beeswax is used to help improve the consistency of the cream

Saccharide isomerate: Plant-based saccharide similar to the carbohydrate found on human skin. Provides instant hydration & reduces irritation.

Sunflower seed oil: Lightweight, replenishing and absolutely jammed with fatty acids and vitamins.

Chamomile leaf extract: Derived from the Chamomile plant, it helps to soothe dry, irritated or itchy skin

Licorice root extract: A powerful antioxidant and anti-irritant, it helps to soothe redness & itching, making it ideal for sensitive skin

Gotu kola extract: Has strong anti-irritant and soothing properties perfect for baby skin

Rosemary leaf extract: An antioxidant that helps protect against free radical damage and the effects of environmental stresses on the skin.

Baikal skullcap root extract: A natural antioxidant that provides soothing and calming properties to help sensitive skin

Green tea leaf extract: A powerful antioxidant and anti-irritant, it helps to soothe redness & itching, making it ideal for sensitive skin

Japanese knotweed root extract: An antioxidant to help protect the skin against environmental stresses

Vitamin e: A powerful antioxidant that preserves the product as well as preventing free radical damage on the skin.

Xanthan gum: A natural food grade thickener used to help stabilize and thicken the cream

Ceryl palmitate: Forms part of a very effective, mild emulsifier used to blend the oil & water together and stabilize the formulation

Sorbitan palmitate: Forms part of a very effective, mild emulsifier used to blend the oil & water together and stabilize the formulation

Gamma octalactone: Contributes to the product’s natural fragrance of coconut, orange and honey.

Benzyl alcohol: A preservative which protects Go-To products from spoiling by destroying microorganisms and their growth (‘cos, ick).


Dehydroacetic acid: A preservative which protects Go-To products from spoiling by destroying microorganisms and their growth.

Sweet orange peel oil: Contributes to the product’s natural fragrance of coconut, orange and honey.

Natural fragrance (honey)Contributes to the product’s natural fragrance of coconut, orange and honey.

Allergens from fragrance: Benzyl benzoate, Benzyl cinnamate, Limonene.  

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