INCI: Styrax benzoin resin extract

What is Styrax benzoin resin extract?

Benzoin is a resin and benzoin extract is further extraction of resin. Different origin of benzoin has a different appearance. But they have a pleasant fragrance, because of aromatic esters and acids present in them.

Use & Benefits

Tincture of benzoin is useful in various including medicinally. It soothes and calms irritated skin and also acts as an antioxidant. Due to its fragrance, it is used in perfumery, in aromatherapy as the calming, comforting scent.