Cucumber Peel (10:1) Botanical Extract Powder
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Cucumber Peel extract is often added to skin-care products for its cooling and skin-tightening properties. Rich in vitamins, essential minerals, and antioxidants, cucumber is excellent for healthy-looking skin and to keep the facial skin feeling soft and smooth. It also acts as a skin toner and can be used in astringents to revitalize stressed and tired skin, leaving it refreshed and radiant-looking.
INCI Nomenclature: Cucumis sativus Extract
Appearance: Brownish-Yellow Free Flowing Powder
Solubility: Water Soluble
Suggested Use Levels: 0.5- 2%
Storage: Protected from direct light and humidity at a temperature of 50°-77°F (10°-25°C)
Shelf life: 12 months, properly stored, in a sealed container.
Common Uses: Cucumber Peel Extract can be used to keep the facial skin feeling soft and smooth. It also acts as a skin toner and can be used in astringents to revitalize stressed and tired skin, leaving it refreshed and radiant looking.
This product should be added to a formulation at the recommended usage rate.
Most extracts should be added to the cool-down phase of the formulation.
• Thick Products such as shampoos, creams, and lotions need to be diluted: Mix 1 part extract to 10 parts water until completely dissolved. Combine this mixture thoroughly into the product.
• Add directly to products that contain a high percentage of water, such as mists & toners.
This product is cosmetic grade & for external use only.