Origin: It is derived from Laminaria (Algae), glycerin made from naturally derived oils, hyaluronic acid produced biotechnologically from glucose, soy peptone and yeast extract. Prepared via a cold process to avoid potential loss of effectiveness heat processing can have. This concentrate is then dissolved in glycerin and water at a concentration of 20 % concentrate and 80% diluents.
Also Known As: Laminaria digitata extract and sodium hyaluronate.
Overview: Algae extract and hyaluronate gel is a water-soluble mixture of algae extract (laminaria digitata) and sodium hyaluronate. It serves as a powerful moisturizer and humectant that smoothes and softens the skin. Hyaluronic acid improves the skin’s ability to retain moisture by holding on to up to 500 times its own weight in water. Meanwhile, Algae extract provides vitamins and minerals to the skin and protects it from oxidative stress,
- Skin cleansers
- Sun and after-sun care
Ideal Concentration Level in Products: Add to water phase formulas at a concentration level of 5% to 20%.