Thyme Botanical Extract Powder
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Thyme is derived from the Greek word 'thymos' which means 'perfume'. The plant is an evergreen perennial shrub that has fragrant leaves and is widely used in culinary practices. Thyme botanical extract has strong cleansing properties from the essential oils, tannins, and organic acid content of this extract. It has astringent properties and is believed to help reduce the appearance of inflamed skin.
INCI Nomenclature: Thymus vulgaris L
Appearance: Fine tan to dark brown powder.
Solubility: Slightly soluble in water at neutral pH, but it is extremely soluble in alcohols and other organic solvents.
Common Uses: Thyme Botanical Extract Powder is used in topical applications to help reduce the excessive oiliness on the skin, and is suitable for use on acne-prone skin. It can also be used to make tinctures and in the manufacturing of skin and hair care products.
This product is cosmetic grade & for external use only.