Standadized to 0.23% polyphenolic compounds, Edelweiss Extract also contains phytochemicals such as Chlorogenic acid (anti-oxidant activity, radical scavenging), Luteolin (hyaluronidase inhibition, antinioplastic activity), Bisabolane derivatives (anti-inflammatory activity) and beta Sitosterol (anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, bactericidal activity).
Edelweiss Extract is recommended for inclusion in:
- Anti-aging formulations
- Sun and after sun formulations
- Day care formulations, especially anti-oxidative treatments
This is a cosmetic raw material and is meant for external use only in cosmetic formulations. As with all of our materials, it should not be taken internally.
INCI: Water (and) Glycerin (and) Leontopodium Apinum Extract
Statements contained herein have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat and cure or prevent disease. Always consult with your professional skin care provider.
California Prop 65 Statement: The following statement is made in order to comply with the California Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986. This product is not known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm.
Recommend adding to an emulsion during the cool-down phase. Can be added to the water-phase if cold-processing.
Typical Usage Rate: 1 - 5%, added at cool-down
Appearance: Clear, brown colored, slightly viscous liquid with characteristic odor
Glycerin Source: Brassica campestris - PALM FREE
Solubility: Soluble in water
Standardized to .23% (minimum) Phenolic Acids
Preservative: Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate
Country of Origin: Spain
Storage: Protected from direct light and humidity at a temperature of 50°-77°F (10°-25°C)
Shelf life: 18 months, properly stored, in sealed vessel.