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Su:m 37 Skin Saver Melting Cleansing Balm

Hydrogenated Polydecene8, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride12, Triethylhexanoin1, PEG-20 Glyceryl Triisostearate, Polyethylene2, Cyclohexasiloxane, Cetyl Ethylhexanoate, PEG-30 Sorbitan Tetraoleate3, Ascorbyl Tetraisopalmitate, Kluyveromyces/Lactobacillus7/Apricot Kernel Oil13 Ferment Filtrate, Elaeis Guineensis (Palm) Oil15, Myristica Fragrans (Nutmeg4) Extract, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis16 (Orange) Peel Oil10, Moringa5 Seed Oil, Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Oil, Pelargonium Graveolens Flower Oil, Eclipta Prostrata Extract9, Rosemary Leaf Oil, Melia Azadirachta Leaf Extract6, Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate14, Citral, Citronellol11, Limonene, Geraniol, Linalool.

Thanks to Tracy at Fanserviced-B for translation of the ingredients here.

IngredientWhat it does
1triethylhexanoinAn occlusive emollient synthetic ester; also a fragrant solvent
2polyethyleneemollient; scrub agent; film former; stabilizer; binding agent; thickener
3Peg-30 Sorbitan Tetraoleateemulsifier, combines oil and water in the formula
4nutmegirritating fragrance components but there's research showing it interrupts the cellular process by which excess pigmentation forms; stimulates collagen & reduces destructive enzymes generated by sun exposure that cause collagen breakdown
5moringaskin-conditioning emollient; may be anti-fungal and hasten wound healing (one source)
6Melia Azadirachta Leaf Extractmoisturizing
7Lactobacillusmoisturizing
8hydrogenated polydecenebinding agent
9eclipta prostrata extractOne study found this extract to be anti-inflammatory & antibacterial. In cosmetics, it's used as a skin conditioner, emollient & colorant though there is anecdotal evidence and lots of marketing around this extract (mainly promoting its use as an anti-cellulite agent & hair growth tonic)
10Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oilastringent, masks the scent of other ingredients in a formula , moisturizing, toner
11Citronellolfragrance
12Caprylic/Capric TriglycerideCoconut derived emollient moisturizer, sometimes used as a thickener. Rich in fatty acids that replenish skin; has a silky, dry oil feel
13apricot kernel oillightweight, skin-conditioning emollient oil
14sodium Stearoyl Glutamatemoisturizer and emulsifier; from coconut & amino acids
15(palm) Oilemollient skin-conditioner; antioxidant
16Citrus aurantium dulcisfragrant skin irritant; no topical benefits

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