Easy on your skin and easy on the planet

Natural exfoliation and rejuvenation

Natural silk proteins and 18 amino acids

Exfoliate weekly for healthy and radiant skin

Slow-made by nature

The aim is to make sustainable, natural strings available to conscious South Africans who wish to form part of the earth-friendly & slow living movement where custom-made practical items are fully compostable and 100% biodegradable.

Why add this to your green routine

Slow-made by nature

Purely handmade with no consumption of electricity or water-used in the process.

Skin-boosting benefits

It contains 18 natural amino acids that promote healthy skin and a happy environment.

Enhance your glow

Sericin forms a protective layer for skin hydration and Fibroin helps repair skin cells.


Cocoons are biodegradable & compostable packaging. Add it to your compost after use.

About Sustainable Strings

While living in Southeast Asia, Karin had the opportunity to work with the local artisans, learn to speak their language, and appreciate their skills and knowledge.

Customer Testimonials

We let our reviews speak for themselves.

4.98 average
213 reviews

A very interesting way of cleaning my face with my finger tips


Verified customer

Easy to use and no chemicals!


Verified customer