Our Promise

As a company we value customer experience, product quality, efficacy, education, research and development, authenticity, boldness and innovation. We want to thoughtfully formulate affordable, proudly South African products, that meet EU standards where possible and enhances your natural beauty. We believe that everyone yearns for and deserves skincare that makes you feel good in your own skin.

We strive to use the highest quality, researched ingredients. We strive to keep innovating and evolve as more research is discovered. We promise to be as transparent as possible, always delivering quality, safe products.


    • Dermatologically tested & Dermatologically endorsed*. Our finished product’s have been tested on human skin; our formula’s are safe to be applied on the skin as directed; and finished product’s are well tolerated and in most cases will not cause a skin reaction. Our products have also been endorsed by Dermatologist’s.
    • Clean Beauty. What does "clean beauty" mean to us: responsibly formulating products, responsibly sourcing ingredients, delivering and maintaining a high standard of quality products, transparency with our customers, continuing researching advances in technology, providing safe formulas and educating our customers on active ingredients in our formulas, as well as the use thereof. Our top priority is to ensure that our formulas are safe for the skin. Each of our ingredients and finished products are rigorously evaluated for safety. We constantly study the latest science to only utilise ingredients that meet our exceedingly high quality standards.
    • Vegan*
    • Fragrance-free*
    • Sulphate-free. Free from SLS (Sodium Lauryl Sulphate), SLES (Sodium Laureth Sulphate), BPA (Bisphenol A). SLS stands for Sodium Lauryl Sulfate. SLES is short for Sodium Laureth Sulfate or Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate. At Yearn Skin, you’ll never find SLS or SLE in our products. SLS and SLES are both surfactants added to many health and beauty products to create foam and offer a cleaning action. They may cause many issues such as irritation and sensitivity.
    • Cruelty-Free. Our finished products have not been tested on animals. We strive to continue being mindful of our planet and it’s wonderful creatures.
    • Paraben-free. The term “paraben-free” is meant to let consumers know that harmful chemicals (such as some harmful preservative’s) aren’t a part of the product formula. Yearn Skin finished products are paraben-free. 
    • Microbead-free
    • Synthetic colour and dye-free
    • Silicone-free
    • Mineral oil-free
    • Smart packaging. All our packaging has been specifically chosen to uphold the integrity of its ingredient contents, protecting it from light and air where we can, and packaging that upholds the integrity of our active ingredients). We also use recyclable bottle and box packaging where we can
    • Made in South Africa. Yearn Skin finished products are proudly formulated and made in South Africa. We support small businesses and job creation in South Africa.

*The following products are NOT vegan: Glow Turmeric Mask (contains lactic acid), 32% AHA BHA Peel (contains lactic acid), Retinol Renew Serum (contains retinyl palmitate) and Active Brightening Facial Cream (contains retinyl palmitate).

*The following product contains fragrance32% AHA BHA Peel and Active Brightening Facial Cream.

*Our 32% AHA BHA Peel has NOT been dermatologically tested or endorsed as it contains acids and low pH. Our Replenish & Repair Skin Barrier Serum has NOT been dermatologically tested or endorsed. This product may cause irritation.

For more information and list details about the above, contact us on info@yearnskin.co.za