• Ingredients

    All of the brands we partner with are hand-picked and heavily investigated to ensure they meet our clean ingredient requirements. Clean can mean different things to different people, but for us, we’re looking for ingredients that are ethically sourced, free of any synthetic fragrances and free from hormone-disrupting chemicals. We also need our products to be potent, so they all really pack a punch in terms of results.

  • Ingredients We Love

    • Lactic acid
    • BHA’s
    • Squalane
    • Essential oils
    • Vitamin E, C and A
    • Peptides
    • Butters
    • Fruit oils and acids
    • Flowers and plants
  • Ingredients On Our Blacklist

    • Formaldehyde and formaldehyde releasers
    • Synthetic fragrances
    • Talc
    • Resorcinol
    • Parabens
    • Carbon black
    • Octinoxate
    • Phthalates
    • Polyethylene glycol
    • Siloxanes
    • Triclosan
    • Homosalate
    • Toluene
    • Oxybenzone
    • Ethanolamines

We only work with brands that are transparent with their ingredients. A good rule of thumb is the first ingredient on the label is the most potent - so we ensure that the first three or four are really good ones!

Warning and Disclaimers

At The Bare Theory we have great relationships with all of our brand founders and have selected to stock their products because their values align with ours. All reasonable efforts have been made to ensure that ingredient listings, images, cosmetic colours and descriptions are accurate and up to date however we would recommend that you read all ingredients and instructions prior to using any product you purchase. You are welcome to contact us should you need clarification on anything you are unsure about.