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Novachem’s Zinc Sebum™ is a natural active ingredient with antibacterial properties. It is ideal for treating acne and oily skin as well as disinfecting surfaces and sanitizing your skin. Learn everything you need to know about Zinc Sebum in this post!

Why choose Zinc Sebum?

Zinc Sebum™ has anti-bacterial properties which help fight the bacteria that cause acne and has benefits for the treatment of oily skin and enlarged pores. The sebo-normalizing action helps normalize the production of sebum helping reduce skin imperfections. Its natural action is gentle enough for sensitive skin and provides skin hydration while reducing unwanted odors. Zinc Sebum’s anti-bacterial properties can also be used for sanitizing and disinfecting the skin and other surfaces due to its germicidal and bactericidal action, which is 99% effective on microorganisms and even works against viruses.


What is Zinc Sebum composed of?

What are the benefits of using Zinc Sebum?

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Natural active

  • Alcohol-free and triclosan-free
  • Reduces odor
  • Hydrates skin
  • Suitable for sensitive skin

Antiacne action

  • Shrinks pores
  • Treats acne
  • Decongestant action on skin
  • Improves appearance of skin
  • Effective treatment for high sebum production

Antibacterial action

  • Bacterial and germicidal (99%)
  • Disinfectant and sanitizing
  • For skin and surfaces
  • Gently removes impurities
  • Does not damage the skin

Recommended applications for Zinc Sebum

With its natural antiacne and antibacterial properties, Zinc Sebum™ is an ideal ingredient for a variety of personal care products ranging from skin to hair care as well as household care products requiring sanitizing and disinfecting properties. 

Anti-acne creams

Antimicrobial cream

Antibacterial liquid soap

Antibacterial solution for surfaces

Capillary antibacterial treatment

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Zinc Sebum™ Antiacne & Antibacterial

Zinc Sebum™ is a natural active ingredient that fights the bacteria that causes acne, with astringent and sebonormalizing action and is ideal for the treatment of acne and oily skin. Provides hydration and has a decongestant action on the skin.

100% alcohol-free and triclosan-free, Zinc Sebum™ can be used as a disinfectant and sanitizer due to the combination of phytoactive substances in cinnamon, thyme and zinc peptides, which inhibit (99%) of bacterial and fungal growth after 30 seconds. 

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Inspired by Nature

Novachem SRL is an Argentine company with more than 10 years in the market who researches, develops and commercializes active principles, biotechnological, natural and sustainable ingredients for the cosmetic industry, obtained through science and the use of respectful technologies and practices with a positive impact for the planet. Novachem consists of a team of highly qualified professionals, botanists, pharmacists, chemists and chemical engineers who work closely with academic and technical institutions, to develop innovative actives in the personal and household care market.

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