Salix nigra bark extract


INCI: Salix nigra bark extract

What is Salix nigra bark extract?

Salix nigra bark extract is obtained from the bark of the Salix nigra plant, commonly known as black willow. This medium-sized, deciduous tree is native to Eastern North America, ranging from Southern Ontario to North Florida and Texas. The wood obtained from the tree is considered valuable. The extract obtained from the bark contains compounds such as tannins and salicylic acid, which have medicinal properties and are used to treat fever and headaches.

Use & Benefits:

Antimicrobial agent: inhibits microbial growth and protects the skin from infections such as acne and eczema.

Preservative: inhibits the growth of molds, fungi, or bacteria in the product, increasing its shelf life and ensuring that aroma, taste, and cosmetics can be stored for a longer period of time.

Exfoliator: helps remove dead skin cells from the surface of the skin, which can brighten the skin and even out its tone.

Anti-inflammatory agent: reduces inflammation in the skin, which can help soothe and calm irritated skin.

Cosmetic ingredient: commonly used in formulations of creams, lotions, gels, shampoos, conditioners, exfoliators, and other skincare products.

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