Frequently Asked Questions
Which mask is best for me?
Depending on your skin concern / goal.
Matcha Clay Mask is best for impaired sensitive (eczema, rosacea & dry skin) skin.
Organic Tasmanian Kelp Extract - packed full of antioxidant Vitamins A, B, C & E, Calcium, Zinc, Iron & an abundance of amino acids, which helps to repair skin barrier.
Matcha Green Tea - has high levels of EGCG and antioxidant properties that make it an incredible anti-inflammatory, exfoliant, and perfect for targeting common skincare problems like rosacea and acne. It also assists in cooling and reducing redness.
Charcoal Adaptogen Mask is best for oily skin with large pores that is in need for a deep detox.
Adaptogens are unique plants that look for stressors in the body and help to bring them back into balance. Ashwagandha, Gotu Kola and Reishi Mushrooms have potent anti-bacterial and anti-viral effects. They assist in reducing skin inflammation, puffiness, wrinkles and free radical damage, while also promoting cell regeneration.
Activated Coconut Charcoal effectively cleanses the skin, unclogs pores, removes deeper impurities, and dead skin cells. Activated Charcoal detoxifies the skin by drawing out bacteria, chemicals, dirt, heavy metals, and other micro particles.
** Both masks have White Australian Kaolin Clay - Kaolin has cleansing and detoxifying agents. Clay aids in drawing out toxins and impurities 100 x its own body weight, all while feeding the skin with nourishing nutrients.
Multi Masking is the pinnacle of masking. Learn more here.
Is the Mineral BB Cream one colour suits all?
At present our Mineral BB Cream comes in one universal shade and uses tinted minerals to allow the formulation to match and suit an array of skin types and shades. While this shade will suit 90% of skin tones, we know that isn’t enough. We are a universal and inclusive brand that is currently working on shades extensions.
I have sensitive skin, what products should I use?
All of our skincare has been formulated for sensitive skin, our formulation goal is to repair your skin barrier. Having an impaired skin barrier is usually linked to sensitive skin.
If your skin is dry and sensitive the;
Which konjac sponge (cleanse kit) is best for me?
Charcoal Cleanse Kit Bamboo Charcoal counteracts excess sebum & helps combat acne bacteria with its antioxidant properties. The addition of charcoal makes this the perfect sponge for oily, larger pores and acne prone skin types.
Green Tea Cleanse Kit Green Tea soothes & helps combat acne bacteria with its antioxidant properties. The addition of green tea makes this the perfect sponge for sensitive, dull and tired skin types.
Turmeric Cleanse Kit Turmeric counteracts excess sebum & helps combat acne bacteria with its antioxidant properties. The addition of turmeric makes this the perfect sponge for anti-aging, anti-inflammatory, and antiseptic.
** All konjac sponges will cleanse like nothing you have ever experienced, leaving the face fresh, glowing, and silky smooth. Whilst balancing the skin’s pH levels with its natural alkalinity. The fibrous structure of the sponge gently exfoliates for everyday use with just water, or add your favourite cleanser, we recommend Botanical Glow Cleanser.
I have oily / acne prone skin, what products should I use?
Similar to above, all of our skincare has been formulated to support acne prone skin, our formulation goal is to repair your skin barrier. Having an impaired skin barrier can also cause acne. “Blemishes and acne flare-ups can be a sign of a damaged skin barrier, as the bacteria that causes acne is more easily able to penetrate the skin,” says Marisa Plescia, research scientist at NakedPoppy.
If your skin is dry and breaking out, use the products recommend for sensitive skin above.
Or if you have a bigger budget Ultimate Skin Kit Charcoal is incredible.
** Please shift your mindset from 'drying out your acne' to repairing and nourishing your skin barrier. Using drying/stripping products will only tell your body to create more oil, it's creating oil to heal your skin.
Are Sabbia Co products pregnancy / breast feeding friendly?
All of our products are natural, however we do recommend consulting your doctor for your individual needs and requirements. You can find the full ingredient list on each product listing.
Does the Mineral BB Cream or Moisturiser contain sunscreen (SPF)?
No, we do not believe in mixing SPF with products because it looses the SPF's integrity and effectiveness. It’s extremely important to apply your SPF as 1 individual products to ensure you are getting the best / highest level of protection.
Learn about when you apply your SPF with skincare here.