INCI: Pyrus cydonia fruit extract/ Pyrus cydonia seed extract.
What is Pyrus cydonia fruit extract/ Pyrus cydonia seed extract?
Pyrus cydonia also commonly known as the Quince belongs to the family Rosaceae. It is a fruit-bearing deciduous tree. The pome fruit is similar in appearance to pear fruit when ripened. It is native to Western Asia, Turkey, Iran, and Afghanistan. It is mainly cultivated for its fruits. The extract obtained from its seeds and fruits is used in cosmetic products. It functions as a skin conditioning and masking agent in products like skin and hair care products. For more information refer to Quince seed.