AHNFELTIA CONCINNA EXTRACT

INCI: Ahnfeltia concinna extract

What is Ahnfeltia concinna extract?

Red marine algae, found mainly in the Hawaiian Islands have just like other marine algae various benefits. It is a polysaccharide, with vitamins and minerals.

Use & Benefits

Red marine algae extract, enhances water retention capacity of the skin, making skin’s protective barrier stronger.  It also has the antioxidant property that delays premature aging of the skin. In the cosmetic formulation, it acts as a thickening agent. It may improve skin blood circulation making other skin ingredients more effective.

References

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