Proudly South African beauty range which is certified organic by Ecocert France.
Esse is based in South Africa and the range has been formulated using Africa's incredible plant diversity. Their main ingredients, like Baobab, Marula and Rooibos, are sourced from wild plants, harvested by local communities. These and other natural extracts are combined with cutting edge ingredients like Oleuropein-high Olive leaf extract for fighting signs of ageing.
Esse is packaged in recyclable glass and all products are biodegradable, free of parabens, petrochemicals, synthetic fragrance & phthalates, Sodium Lauryl/eth Sulphate, synthetic colourants and ethoxylated ingredients.
Esse offers organic range of products for face and body and a range for proffecional sallons and beauty clinics.
A protective lip conditioner that locks in moisture while assisting to maintain natural barrier function. Esse Lip Conditioner is made with moisturising oils such as Jojoba oil and Kugelia and Rooibos extract with strong anti-oxidants properties to nourish, heal, and protect.
Formulated to settle sensitive skin by optimising the health of skin’s microbiome. Hydro Moisturiser uses prebiotics nutrients & probiotic extracts in an ultra-mild Aloe base formulation to favour beneficial microbes & will result in improved moisture retention & a fuller, healthier skin. Hyaluronic Acid is included to boost moisturisation.
This pH-balanced cream cleanser has been formulated to minimize irritation to sensitive skin while still removing make-up effectively. Ultra-gentle foaming agents and probiotic extracts make this the perfect cleanser for sensitive skin leaving skin calm and comfortable.
The firming and lifting effects of this age-defying serum are enhanced with long-term use. Inactivated probiotic Lactobacillus cells are added to stimulate the skin’s production of β-defensins. These peptides shift the populations of microbes in the skin to favour beneficial species so that they can outcompete pro-ageing species.
This is the world’s first live probiotic serum and it represents the pinnacle of our BIOME+ technology. As the Esse Probiotic Serum touches your face, 1 billion live probiotics per millilitre are activated by the moisture on your skin, complementing your natural microbial diversity and helping to create the ideal microbiome to slow the ageing process.
This is Esse’s natural answer to quick wrinkle reduction. The key ingredient is Mafane extract from the island of Reunion. This extract contains spilanthol that has a strong wrinkle reduction effect by relaxing muscle in a similar way to Botox. The effect lasts for 24 hours but there is a cumulative effect if used every day.
This is an intensely moisturising formulation that is suitable for nighttime repair and restoration or for use twice a day on dry skin. It has been formulated to combat ageing by optimising the health of your skin’s microbiome. The populations of skin microbes are shaped with an extract of probiotic Lactobacillus and two key prebiotics – inulin and...
Defence Moisturiser gives daytime protection from pollutants in a light nourishing formulation. Prebiotic & probiotic ingredients improve barrier function by bolstering the formation of tight junctions in skin cells. An extract of Devil’s Claw modulates skin’s inflammatory response, which slows the ageing process & a targeted extract of Kigelia is...
An all-round eye cream to address the main concerns around the eye area: crow’s feet, dark circles, and puffiness. Bellis extract lightens dark rings by inhibiting tyrosinase production & reducing melanin. Albizia & Darutoside protect & strengthen the dermis by consolidating fragile microvascular networks & by stimulating detoxifying systems.
Esse Refining Cleanser is a lightly foaming clay wash that exfoliates while detoxifying. Bentonite clay particles act as superfine exfoliating granules while drawing toxins. Kalahari Melon Oil adds omega-6 essential fatty acids to help maintain skin lipids.